COLORADO ASSISTED LIVING
Assisted Living Residential Care Homes In Littleton
If you are interested in learning more about Colorado Assisted Living, or other senior communities and facilities in Littleton, please call senior advisor Marnie Biln, (303) 222-5281, to schedule a free consultation. Marnie helps seniors and their families find the best community or facility, based on their needs, and preferences and there’s never a charge for her senior placement services.
Colorado Assisted Living has five residential care homes in Littleton, with a maximum of eight residents per home.
Family-owned and operated, Colorado Assisted Living was founded in 1997. The owners opened their first residential care home for their own family, and they continue to care for residents as if they were family. The administrators of Colorado Assisted Living has a combined 40 years experience in the senior care industry and are very hands-on in the homes. The caregivers are dedicated and stable and many of them have been with Colorado Assisted Living for more than 10 years.
Three meals per day are provided, plus snacks. Breakfast is cooked to order, and lunch and dinner are home-cooked meals, approved by a dietician.
Private and shared rooms are available, with private and shared bathrooms.
More so than many other residential care homes, Colorado Assisted Living provides activities for residents, ranging from sing-alongs to exercise programs, arts and crafts to backyard golf, ice cream socials to trips to nearby restaurants.
The Colorado Assisted Living homes aren’t secured environments. But memory care, integrated into daily activities, is provided for residents who need it.
Smoking is permitted at Colorado Assisted Living, in outdoor, designated areas. Residents are allowed to have pets (with an assessment), and pet therapy animals come for visits.
A hairdresser, medical provider, podiatrist, dentist, and massage therapist come to the homes on a weekly, monthly, or as-needed basis.
Please make note: Colorado Assisted Living does accept Medicaid, with a one-year spend down required. Exceptions can be made, based on circumstances
Name Of Facility or Complex: Colorado Assisted Living Homes
Type Of Facility: Assisted Living (including hospice care), Respite Care, and Senior Day Care (in a “Board and Care” environment)
Phone: call (303) 948-0555
Address: 5 residential care homes, at different addresses in Littleton
Cost: At Colorado Assisted Living, the cost is $3,800-$4,200 for a semi- private room. The cost is $4,200-$4,500 for a private room.
Types of Units: Private and semi-private rooms, with private and shared bathrooms.
Size of Facility: There is a maximum of 8 residents in each residential care home.
Ratio of Staff to Residents: During the day, the ratio is 1 staff member to 4-8 residents. Overnight, the ratio is 1 staff member to 6-8 residents.
Meals and Dining Options: 3 meals per day, plus snacks, are included. Breakfast is cooked to order. Home-cooked, dietician-approved lunches and dinners are prepared in the home. Substitutions are available to accommodate preferences and special requests.
Amenities: The Colorado Assisted Living homes are beautiful ranch-style houses in Littleton neighborhoods. There are private sitting rooms, spacious backyards, covered front porches and covered back porches at each home.
Regularly Scheduled Activities: Activities at Colorado Assisted Living include sing-alongs with piano, nurse-lead exercise programs, Bingo, puzzles, arts and crafts, backyard golf, ice cream socials, and spontaneous trips to Dairy Queen or restaurants. Each season, there’s a special meal or BBQ that includes families.
Individual Transportation: Transportation can be scheduled for one-on-one appointments or outings.
Group Transportation: None
On-Site Services: A medical provider comes in weekly, as well as a hairdresser. A podiatrist comes in every other month. And a dentist and massage therapist can be scheduled as needed.
Pet Policies: Yes, pets are permitted at Colorado Assisted Living (with an assessment). There are visiting pets for pet therapy.
Smoking: Yes, smoking is allowed (with an assessment).
Smoking Policies: Smoking is allowed only in outdoor, designated areas.
Religious Affiliation/Options: There are no religious affiliations at Colorado Assisted Living, but there is Bible study.
Emergency Call System: Yes, call bells are provided upon request.
Assistance With Medications: Yes, assistance with medications is included in the monthly fee.
Memory Care: Yes, Memory Care is integrated into the daily care, for residents who need it.
Incontinence Care: Yes, incontinence care is included in the monthly fee. However, resident or families are responsible for providing incontinence products and supplies.
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.
Skilled Nursing Services: No, but home health agencies can provide skilled nursing services as needed.
Hospice and Palliative Care: Yes, hospice care and palliative care can be brought in.
Secured Environment: No, the environment is not secured in the Colorado Assisted Living homes.
Year Built/Opened: Colorado Assisted Living opened in 1997.
Lease Terms The lease term at Colorado Assisted Living is month-to-month. The facility or the resident can terminate the lease at any point, with 30 days notice.
Age Restrictions: No, there aren’t any age restrictions at Colorado Assisted Living.
Accepts Medicaid: Yes, Colorado Assisted Living does accept Medicaid, with a one-year spendown required. Exceptions can be made, based on circumstances.