Our commitment to providing our residents with the care and services they need and want is unsurpassed in the industry. As part of Ebenezer, Minnesota’s largest senior housing operator, the staff at White Bear Lake lives out the mission and values of this 100 year old organization. We treat our residents with the dignity, integrity, care and compassion with which we would like to be treated.
We provide services to help make your life more vibrant, fun, convenient and comfortable. Enjoy services such exercise classes, a full service salon, and on-site worship services. You can also enjoy time with friends in the cafe or lounges.
Delicious Meals And Friendly Service
Our residents feel at home with tasty and nourishing home-cooked meals. Our dining program offers a choice of chef-prepared meals with restaurant-style service at every meal. Freshly prepared and locally sourced (whenever possible) produce and high quality meats are at the heart of our dining experience. You’ll find our menu includes a delightful mixture of local and traditional favorites, with seasonal specialties.
Our experienced culinary team offers a variety of options for each meal so you can find selections in our dining experience that meet most dietary needs. Our food is prepared with no added salt, and specialized heart healthy menu selections are available. A member of the culinary team is available to meet with you to provide more detailed information and assistance.
The Pillars of White Bear Lake is committed to offering a well rounded wellness program with a variety of classes, presentations and services for our residents.
Fitness Classes and Exercise Room
The Pillars of White Bear Lake offers a regularly scheduled fitness class to provide motivation and safe instruction including:
- Strength training with hand weights, exercise bands, fitness balls and more
- Balance training to assist with daily activities
The Pillars of White Bear Lake offers spiritual health programs that support residents, family members and staff in continuing toward spiritual growth. Spiritual health can have a positive effect on both health and longevity. Studies have shown that spiritual health can:
- Slow the progression of cognitive impairment with aging. It may even be associated with a slower progression of Alzheimer’s Disease
- Foster increased social participation and a sense of belonging
- Lower stress and increase coping capabilities
We are proud to offer the Dimensions Program to residents living within our memory care communities. This program, originally funded by a grant from the Minnesota Department of Health, prepares The Pillars staff to provide exceptional, compassionate care using evidence-based best practices. Our Dimensions Coordinator oversees the multi-faceted program. Our goal is to make a dramatic difference in the life of your loved one.
Managed by Ebenezer and a part of Fairview Health Services, we partner with Fairview Geriatric Services – yes, we have doctors that make house calls!
For those residents who are using our Ebenezer Home Care to manage medications, Fairview Pharmacy provides medication delivery.
Fairview Home Care & Hospice are in our building on a regular basis to be a part of the care team for those residents who are taking advantage of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy or Hospice Services.
In-House Senior Services provides in-house audiology, vision and podiatry services for those who would like to sign up for these ancillary services.
PPX is a portable x-ray provider who will visit our building when needed, helping to reduce residents’ trips to the emergency room.
HealthEast Labs visits our community for residents who need regular blood-draws to manage their health.
Services & Activities
The Pillars of White Bear Lake’s Life Enrichment Director develops a full monthly calendar with events and activities that keep residents engaged and entertained. We even schedule shopping trips and outings to museums, casinos, plays and musical events. White Bear Lake provides transportation in our own private van. You’ll enjoy being dropped off at the door, with no worries about parking, or driving.
- Registered Nurse on site 40 hours/week and on call 24 hours/day
- Activities including Life Long Learning, social, recreational and spiritual programs that care for the total person
- Chef-prepared meals. Optional: available as a meal plan or individual meals
- Housekeeping services. Optional services available if needed
- Personal care and medication services. Optional services available if needed