Madison, WI 53711
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Sylvan Crossings of Fitchburg Dementia Care
Sylvan Crossings of Fitchburg is a memory care provider in Madison, WI. The staff at Sylvan Crossings of Fitchburg 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. Sylvan Crossings of Fitchburg was designed specifically to provide memory care. It is a secured property. Residents who are prone to wandering can be accepted. There is a computerized system that alerts staff if a resident attempts to wander to an unsafe area. A nurse is on staff at Sylvan Crossings of Fitchburg. Devotional services are provided to residents.
Features at a glance
The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 years old.
StaffingNurses on Staff24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseHomecare OnsiteVisiting PodiatristVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 50% Heavy Care 50%
Sylvan Crossings of Fitchburg prefers that residents need: light care, medium care, heavy care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
This community offers diabetes care and can offer insulin injections, including sliding scale therapy.
Memory Care Offered
This community employs technology to prevent residents from wandering and becoming lost, for example bracelets that will ring an alarm if the resident leaves the community. The memory care area of this community is secured to protect the safety of residents who wander. This community's memory care section can accept residents with major behavior issues. 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 is equipped to use mechanical lifts transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
This community can accept residents who are an elopement risk. This community can accept residents who act out physically. This community is provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
TransportationTransportation at Cost
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersHospice AvailableAging in Place
Activities ProvidedEach Sylvan Crossings home provides a full time Lifestyle Enrichment Coordinator to plan and host inhouse and offsite activities/entertainment for our residents and families. We build a resident-centric program specialized to each of our homes by involving the residents in suggesting ideas and using their lifelong interests and various abilities to plan our activities. Some examples of our daily/monthly calendar inclusions are daily exercise, parties, cookouts, gardening, music & singing, Bible study, current events, crafts, cards, board games, Wii sports, cooking & baking, art classes, sewing/knitting, educational presentations, resident participation in supporting their local community through creating/donating time & efforts, and more!
Average Room Pricing at Sylvan Crossings of Fitchburg
Room Type Memory Care Studio Averages $4,600 - $5,700 1 Bedroom Averages $4,800 - $5,900Disclaimer: 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 Sylvan Crossings of Fitchburg
Fee Type Memory Care Community Fee Averages $500 - $600 One-time Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 DailyDisclaimer: 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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Smaller than we wanted...reviewed on: 03/01/2017 by Anonymous
When we toured this community, we liked it but it was small. There were only about 32 residents. Also, it was far away from where I live, so I would have to drive a distance. They referred me to... Read the full review.
Good Tour Overallreviewed on: 07/17/2017 by Anonymous
I took a tour of this community for my father, and his needs. The staff I met was kind, and informative. My questions were answered. The community looked nice, and everything appeared to be... Read the full review.
Review of Sylvan Crossings experience for Orlareviewed on: 05/19/2014 by Anonymous
We feel most fortunate that Sylvan Crossings - Fitchburg had an opening for our mom, Orla Erickson. We (speaking also for my sisters) were impressed with the staff's friendliness and caring... Read the full review.
Social Worker Reviewreviewed on: 03/24/2017 by Anonymous
Sylvan Crossings does a wonderful job of personalizing their care to each resident. They have a unique and special point-of-view that when loved ones with dementia are exhibiting behaviors, they... Read the full review.
We visited Sylvan in Waunakee. We spoke with [Removed], who was delightful, wonderfully helpful and incredibly accomodating! The building, grounds, common areas were lovely and well kept. The... Read the full review.