San Jose, CA 95126
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Merrill Gardens at Willow Glen Dementia Care
Merrill Gardens at Willow Glen is a memory care provider in San Jose, CA. The staff at Merrill Gardens at Willow Glen provide supervision and are able to remind residents to attend to activities of daily living such as grooming and toileting. Staff are on service 24 hours a day. There are activities appropriate for seniors with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia that help keep residents active and engaged. Merrill Gardens at Willow Glen was designed specifically to provide memory care. It is a secured property. Residents who are prone to wandering can be accepted. Merrill Gardens at Willow Glen may allow residents to keep a dog or cat. A nurse is on staff at Merrill Gardens at Willow Glen. Devotional services are provided to residents.
Features at a glance
The minimum age that a resident may be is 60 years old.
StaffingNurses on Staff24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseVisiting PodiatristVisiting DentistVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 50% Heavy Care 50%
Merrill Gardens at Willow Glen prefers that residents need: light care, medium care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
Diabetic residents must be able to manage their own care, including blood sugar tests and insulin injections.
Memory Care Offered
The memory care area of this community is secured to protect the safety of residents who wander. The community's memory care area was purpose built to care for residents with Alzheimer's and dementia. The community's memory care section is in its own building.
Incontinent residents must be able to manage incontinence themselves. This staff at this community can remind incontinent residents to use the restroom. This community can care for residents with bowel incontinence. This community can care for residents with bladder incontinence.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community can provide a 1 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
This community is provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary TransportationTransportation at CostProperty Convenient to Busline
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersFull TubsHospice AvailableRespite OfferedAging in Place
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at Merrill Gardens at Willow Glen
Room Type Memory Care Studio Averages $6,200 - $7,600Disclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Estimated Fees at Merrill Gardens at Willow Glen
Fee Type Memory Care Community Fee Averages $6,100 - $7,500 One-timeDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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|City||Distance||Number of Facilities||Average Cost for 1 Bedroom|
|San Jose||0 miles||29||$5,650|
|Santa Clara||0 miles||1||N/A|
General Pricing Information for San Jose Memory Care
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Merrill Gardens Willow Glen would have been a fine selection had there been a private room available. The memory community seemed well connected as a group. It felt like a 'family' environment,... Read the full review.
I toured!!reviewed on: 05/25/2017 by Anonymous
I toured Merril Gardens prior to making a decision, and it was a nice place. The facility was in good shape and the people there were very friendly. It all came down to location, and also the food... Read the full review.
Beautiful, all new! Two bedrooms are...reviewed on: 12/26/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
Beautiful, all new! Two bedrooms are nice size, full kitchen...nicely laid out, will work well for mom. Bathrooms have rollin showers! Overall, really laid out nicely for wheelchairs.
A home away from homereviewed on: 06/14/2014 by Anonymous
The staff at Merrill Gardens in Willow Glen are extremely helpful and cooperative. The facility is clean and well maintained. The menu in the dining room varies but is limited. The lunch and... Read the full review.
So expensivereviewed on: 12/03/2013 by Nancy B.
My mom can live here only because we were able to sell her house and she is living off the proceeds. Assisted living is very expensive and not covered by Medicare. It is sad that in this country... Read the full review.