SPRINGBROOKE RETIREMENT COMMUNITY
Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care in Denver
And what a place to call home! The grounds are beautifully landscaped, with a pond, waterfall, walking paths, and other features that make Springbrooke feel like a resort.
At Springbrooke, you can also enjoy the best of “small-town” living with a movie theater, convenience store, bistro, health and wellness center, and hair salon all on the grounds. If you enjoy activities, well, Springbrooke has plenty of those, with social, recreational and cultural activities planned throughout the month.
Springbrooke’s complex includes 142 apartments (90 independent living, 37 assisted living, and 15 memory care). There are 1-bedroom, 1-bedroom with den, and 2-bedroom floor plans available, all of which have full kitchens and balconies, as well as complimentary laundry facilities on each floor. Each apartment has its own private balcony.
The main dining room serves delicious meals, “restaurant-style,” and there’s also an intimate, private dining room. Independent living meal options include 15, 30, or 60 lunch/dinner meals per month. In assisted living and memory care, three meals per day are included, which are ordered from the menu.
Springbrooke is locally owned and operated, which is a rarity among senior living complexes of this size in the Denver metro area. The owners are ever-present, and the turnover among staff is exceptionally low.
Please note: Springbrooke Retirement Community doesn’t accept Medicaid.
Name of Facility or Community: Springbrooke Retirement Community
Type of Facility: Retirement Community (with Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care)
Phone: (303) 331-9963
Address: 6800 Leetsdale Drive, Denver, Colorado, 80224
Nearby Major Cross-Streets: Leetsdale Drive and Monaco Parkway
Cost: Independent Living at Springbrooke costs $2,650-$3,600 per month; Assisted Living at Springbrooke costs $4,180-$4,540 per month; Memory Care at Springbrooke costs $4,975-$6,245 per month.
Types of Units: In Independent Living, Springbrooke has 1-bedroom, 1-bedroom plus a den, and 2-bedroom apartments, all of which have full kitchens. In Assisted Living, Springbrooke has 1-bedroom and 1-bedroom plus a den apartments, which have full kitchens. In Memory Care, Springbrooke has studios, deluxe studios, and 1-bedroom apartments. The 1-bedrooms have kitchenettes.
Size of Facility: There are 90 apartments in Independent Living, 37 apartments in Assisted Living, and 15 apartments in Memory Care. Springbrooke Retirement Community has a total of 142 units.
Ratio of Staff to Residents: In Assisted Living, the ratio is 1 staff member to 7 residents. In Memory Care, the ratio is 1 staff member to 6 residents.
Meals and Dining Options: In Independent Living, continental breakfast is available, and lunch and dinner are served “restaurant style” (there are options for 15, 30, or 60 lunch or dinner meals per month). In Assisted Living and Memory Care, there are three meals per day, which are ordered from a menu.
Amenities: Springbrooke has beautifully landscaped grounds, with walking paths, a fountain and water feature, and a serene courtyard with a pond. There’s also a movie theatre, full-service beauty salon, convenience store, health and wellness center, billiards room, activity rooms, and a library with a computer and internet center. Most apartments have their own private balcony.
Regularly Scheduled Activities: There’s something to do virtually every day at Springbrooke, including planned social, recreational and cultural activities. There’s also a variety of fitness and exercise classes, held in the health and wellness center.
Individual Transportation: Individual transportation can be arranged for medical appointments.
Group Transportation: There’s group transportation available for shopping and excursions.
On-Site Services: There’s a hairdresser on site. House call doctors and a podiatrist come in on a regular basis. A mobile dentist also visits. And there are mobile banks, library, and post office services.
Pet Policies: Yes, pets are allowed in Independent Living at Springbrooke (dogs, cats, birds, and fish). In Assisted Living and Memory Care, pets aren’t allowed.
Smoking: No, Springbrooke Retirement Community is a non-smoking community.
Religious Affiliation/Options: Non-denominational services are held every Sunday at Springbrooke.
Emergency Call System: Yes, there’s an emergency response system in every apartment.
Assistance With Medications: Yes, assistance with up to 5 medications is included in the monthly fees. There’s an additional fee of $400 per month for more medications.
Memory Care: Yes, there is a separate Memory Care unit.
Incontinence Care: Yes, incontinence care is provided, for an additional $700 monthly fee.
Wound Care: Residents must bring in their own home health agency to handle wound care.
Diabetic Care: Residents with diabetes must be able to administer their own insulin injections or bring in a home health agency.
Therapy Services: Physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy services can be brought in, and therapy can be conducted in the health and wellness center.
Skilled Nursing Services: No, skilled nursing services aren’t provided.
Hospice and Palliative Care: Yes, hospice care and palliative care can be brought in.
Secured Environment: Yes, the environment in Memory Care at Springbrooke is secured.
Year Built/Opened: Springbrooke Retirement Community was built in 1987, remodeled in 2009, and redecorated in 2018.
Lease Terms: In Independent Living, a 1-year lease is required, with 60-days notice required to terminate the lease. Assisted Living and Memory Care are month-to-month, with a 30-day notice required to terminate the lease.
Age Restrictions: Residents must be over the age of 62.
Accepts Medicaid: No, Springbrooke doesn’t accept Medicaid.