Independent Living in Minneapolis
Why Choose Independent Living in Minneapolis?
Older adults living in Minneapolis and surrounding areas can choose the independent senior living option at The Pillars of Prospect Park if they’re looking for maintenance-free living. At our independent living community in Minneapolis, you’ll no longer have to deal with the hassles of mowing the lawn, shoveling the driveway, or keeping up the house. You can spend your time on the things you really enjoy and take advantage of onsite amenities like our fitness center, club room, rooftop patio, and golf simulator. Our apartments are accessible with one-level living, low pile carpets, wide doorways, and ample grab bars in the bathroom and shower. We also have step-in showers for added convenience.
Minneapolis Senior Care that Allows You to Age-in-Place
Many people choose independent senior living at The Pillars of Prospect Park in Minneapolis because of the option to age-in-place. This means you can add on services as you need or want them, and you don’t have to worry about moving to another senior care community if your health care needs change. If keeping up the cleaning on your apartment gets too difficult, you can sign up for housekeeping services. If running errands, shopping, and cooking becomes too challenging, you can sign up for a meal plan and take advantage of our chef-prepared meals. Family members can sometimes be concerned that their loved ones aren’t getting the right nutrition in their own home, but our made from scratch meals cooked right on-site ensure our residents have access to healthy and delicious dining options.
Assisted Living & Memory Care Options
If a resident starts to need some additional health care services, they can stay in their same apartment and upgrade to the assisted living package, and our in-house Ebenezer Home Care can assist with a wide range of services. Our residents also find comfort in knowing we have a designated Memory Care area in our community that is designed for those with moderate to advanced dementia, should memory loss ever become a concern.
Senior Living Amenities
For older adults who are no longer driving, our senior living community van takes residents on trips to the grocery store to get the necessities, and also goes on outings to sports games, plays, museums, concerts, and more. For those who are still driving, we have a heated underground parking lot, which is perfect for Minnesota winters! We’re also right on the light rail, for easy transportation throughout the Twin Cities. No matter which way you get out and about, the location for our independent living community in Minneapolis means you’re close to all kinds of cultural activities and events that city life provides.
All of our residents at The Pillars of Prospect Park senior living in Minneapolis get access to a Life Membership with the University of Minnesota Alumni Association. Membership to the UMAA provides special access and programming for residents, connecting them to University offerings – such as travel and educational opportunities. The Pillars of Prospect Park also has The Pillars Child Care on-site, which allows for meaningful intergenerational programming.
A Connected Community
A huge benefit of joining an independent living community is being connected with other residents and being able to enjoy easy companionship with your neighbors at community organized activities and events, at a shared meal in our dining room, or even just sharing a ‘hello’ as you’re passing by in the hallway. It also gives residents and family members peace of mind knowing that there’s a whole care team for at your fingertips should you need it. This extends beyond our in-house Home Care, to our visiting physicians, therapists, labs, podiatrist, optometrists, and more.
Enjoy Safe, Secure Senior Housing in Minneapolis
It can sometimes be of concern to families if their loved one is living all alone in a house and may be particularly vulnerable to intruders or unwanted visitors. At The Pillars of Prospect Park our residents and family members can be reassured by our controlled access entrances and security cameras as well as staff that work in the building 24/7.
Independent living at The Pillars of Prospect Park is a great option for those who want to downsize from their home and move into a setting that supports active lifestyle where you can spend your time enjoying the finer things in life, and the peace of mind in knowing that more help and a trained and experienced care team is there for you should you need it.