With its homelike environment, caring staff and innovative therapies, Windsor Reflections in Lakewood Ranch, Florida provides personalized and supportive Memory Care services. We’re dedicated to creating a warm, comfortable and actively social environment that will enrich your loved one’s life and celebrate their unique personality with services designed especially for their needs. They will thrive in an environment of friendship, family and robust support that values and respects their privacy, dignity and independent spirit.
At Windsor Reflections, you’ll find a vibrant atmosphere that values both community and individuality. Gathering areas are purposefully designed to make life more engaging, convenient and social, while individual residences provide private spaces. Services are personalized to your loved one’s unique needs and wishes, and delivered discreetly so that lifestyle always remains at the heart of their experience.
Here, at Windsor Reflections, your loved one will feel their world grow as they meet new neighbors, get involved and take advantage of the many opportunities we offer to learn, grow and indulge their interests. With a wide range of convenient amenities and activities only steps from their door, life will become more vibrant, and their days will fill with laughter, friendship and an ever-changing calendar of fun and interesting things to do.
Contact us to learn more about Windsor Reflections.
Meet the Residence Director
Angelica Kowalski-Lee, LPN, at Windsor Reflections, a Memory Care residence, has been named Caregiver of the Year 2020 by the Florida Senior Living Association (FSLA). The annual award recognizes an…
Florida Senior Living Association Names The Windsor Of Venice's Donna Golliher Sales Director Of The Year 27 Aug 2020
Donna Golliher, Sales Director for The Windsor of Venice, a Legend Senior Living® community, has been named Sales & Marketing Director of the Year 2020 by the Florida Senior Living…
Legend Senior Living® has earned a 2019/2020 Employee Approved Award from NRC Health, a healthcare intelligence firm based in Lincoln, Nebraska. The award recognizes senior care organizations across the country…
Legend Senior Living Communities With Deficiency-Free Infection Control Surveys Reach 22 During COVID Pandemic 11 Aug 2020
A total of 22 Assisted Living and Memory Care communities owned and operated by Legend Senior Living® across five states have achieved zero-deficiency Infection Control surveys from their respective state…
Legend Residents Recreate Masterpieces To Win A Contest And Break Up The Stay-At-Home Routine 30 Jun 2020
Legend Senior Living® announced the winners of its Life Enrichment Classic Painting Contest, in which the residents use everyday items and stand in for the subjects of well-known masterpieces. The…
Legend Senior Living Promotes Melissa Bossert to Regional Director of Operations Florida 22 Jun 2020
Legend Senior Living®, owner of The Windsor Senior Living Residences throughout Florida, has announced the promotion of Melissa Bossert to Regional Director of Operations for Florida from her former position…
This year, Legend Senior Living and its 40 communities in six states want to make the Father’s Day holiday extra special by celebrating all weekend long – Friday, June 19…
This year, Legend Senior Living and its 40-plus communities in six states want to make the Mother’s Day holiday extra special by celebrating all weekend long – Friday, May 8…
Legend Senior Living® announced today that it will begin offering COVID-19 testing at its senior living communities. The company is among the nation's first multi-site senior living companies to offer…
Community Virtual Events
Managing a Healthcare Crisis 30 Sep 2020 10:00 AM
Uh-oh… your loved one just had a bad fall, a stroke or heart attack. Your family was just hit with an unexpected illness or loss of a caregiver. Every day, thousands of people are thrown a curve ball in their family’s health leading to an unexpected need for skilled rehab or long-term care. How can you minimize the financial and emotional impact? What can you expect in your research? What strategies should you know to protect your loved ones?Read more
The Health Benefits of Older Adult Socialization 23 Sep 2020 10:00 AM
No matter your age, humans are social beings. We crave connection and belonging as the health benefits of socialization can drastically improve our lives. The need for company, friendship and support certainly does not diminish as we grow older. While a healthy social life is particularly important for seniors as it improves mental, physical and spiritual health, obstacles may make socialization and staying active difficult.Read more
Too Good To Be True? Top COVID-19 Scams 23 Sep 2020 2:00 PM
Americans have already reported losing approximately $6 million through COVID-19 scams. As the pandemic continues to disrupt daily lives, it’s time to ensure we are all practicing social distancing from scammers. Whether they are posing as officials from the CDC, fraudsters wanting to rebook a vacation, exploiting the remote workforce, or the usual phishing e-mails and spam campaigns, the number of frauds is climbing more than the number of confirmed cases!Read more
Boosting Immune Health in the Face of COVID-19 and the Flu. 22 Sep 2020 11:00 AM
Your immune system is a highly intricate network of cells and molecules designed to keep you free from infection and disease. It’s essential for survival and our first line of defense against Covid-19, the flu, common cold and other viruses. If we all have an immune system, then why are adults over 55 especially vulnerable to the coronavirus, flu and other pathogens? What happens to the immune system as can you improve your immune health as you get older? The answer is yes!Read more
Memory Care Floor Plans
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Living with Alzheimer’s or other memory related impairments is an intensely personal journey. While the loss of memories can be one part of that journey, too many people become disconnected from their lives, loved ones and themselves along the way. At Legend Senior Living®, we strive to reinforce your loved one’s sense of self. Specially trained associates will leverage years of experience with memory related impairments to identify where your loved one is on their journey, and use that knowledge to meet them at their point of need with caring support and comfort.
Your loved one will experience a unique blend of homelike comfort, innovative care and experienced, personal attention. Services are tailored to their unique needs, providing the support they need to thrive. Base services include:
- 24-hour, specially trained staff
- Licensed nurse
- Medication assistance
- Tailored therapeutic and recreational experiences
- Individualized service planning
- All meals and snacks, with assistance if needed, through Gold Leaf Dining
- All laundry and housekeeping services
- Family and community support groups
Upon request, additional services can provide personal assistance with:
- Incontinence management
What can I expect moving my loved one to Memory Care?
We’ll engage your loved one in meaningful activities that will lift their spirits, stimulate memories and provide a sense of value, connection and purpose. Activities are based on your loved one’s unique life experiences, and combined with therapeutic activities and exercises that preserve sensory skills, mobility and motor function.
Innovative therapies such as our award-winning Paro Seal program, which combines robotics and bio-feedback technologies to deliver the proven benefits of animal therapy, provide powerful experiences that will help keep your loved one engaged and fulfilled. Plus, they’ll be surrounded with ever-changing interactive vignettes designed to stir memories and interests.
At Legend® Memory Care, your loved one will also enjoy an atmosphere designed with all the familiar warmth and comfort of home. Cozy common areas, beautiful outdoor spaces and fun activity areas provide opportunities for companionship, while well-appointed suites and secluded quiet rooms satisfy the need for privacy and personal space.
Innovative Memory Care.
Legend Senior Living offers innovative therapies for Memory Care residents, including the use of PARO, an FDA-approved therapeutic robotic seal. PARO combines robotics and bio-feedback technologies to respond to human interaction much like a living animal would.
Research shows that petting and interacting with this biofeedback seal helps reduce stress and depression in people living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias, providing powerful experiences that soothe residents struggling with anxiety, agitation, wandering, loneliness and even physical pain. Interaction with a PARO uses neuroplasticity, or the brain’s ability to adapt by forming new neural pathways, to allow the brain to reconnect old memories and build new ones.
Biofeedback therapy with PARO is only one of many innovative, science-based therapies used at Legend Senior Living, which continues to lead the way in neuroplasticity programming for Memory Care.
Hear a Story, Share a Lifetime.®
At Legend Senior Living, we recognize the importance of a life well lived and the value of those experiences. Each resident in our memory care communities has a book containing their own life story; capturing significant events, personal interests and fond memories. While focusing on the complete wellness of residents in our care, associates and residents will periodically revisit their life story, deepening their shared connections. Our approach to care is based on 20 years of our extensive research, experience and knowledge. You and your family can be sure to find specialized care, comfort and reassurance in an environment that incorporates care and service with the warmth and comfort of home.
How much does Memory Care cost?
Because our services are personalized to fit each individual’s unique needs, Memory Care rates can vary. We encourage you to contact us for assistance in determining monthly costs based on your loved one’s unique situation.
To learn more about monthly rates in your area, find a Legend community, schedule an appointment and visit the community. We can help you estimate costs and make an informed decision.
In addition, there are several funding solutions you may wish to consider. We encourage you to fully explore the options, and would be happy to assist you with that process, if needed.
Contact us to learn more about Memory Care options for your loved one.
Gold Leaf Dining
Lively conversations, rich aromas and exquisite flavors. At Legend®, dining is an experience that delights all the senses.
Legend’s holistic approach to dining is more than just delicious food. We place the highest priority on the nutrition and hydration that nourishes your body and mind. Nutritious, flavorful dishes served in an inviting, enjoyable atmosphere are important to enhancing wellness and adding wholeness to life.
Expertly planned by dieticians and prepared by our team of Gold Leaf Chefs, meals are an experience you’ll want to savor while catching up with friends and neighbors. Choose from a menu of delicious entrees or order something from our Café Menu in the comfort of the main dining room. If you miss a mealtime or just have a craving, order from our Anytime Dining selections. Even submit your own special recipe. At Legend, you’ll gather around our table and enjoy great food and good company every time you dine with us.
Sometimes, you may need an extra hand or a friendly ear. Our Companion Services provide personal assistance with a wide range of tasks, or simply the company of someone who cares, to promote independence and free up time for family or caregivers.
Companions Services can include:
- Socialization and support
- Encouraging participation in activities
- Helping with correspondence
- Reading, visiting
- Sharing interests and talents
- Participating in hobbies and crafts
- Aiding in personal shopping
- Escorting for family dinner or social events
- Additional housekeeping
- Information source
- Additional assistance with personal care
- Range of motion exercises
- Assistance with walking and transfers
- Assistance with morning/nighttime routines
They can also provide companionship for a few hours, offering friendly, supportive company and someone to talk to.
Whether you’d rather relax or fill your days with fun and rewarding activities, life at Legend® offers options perfectly suited to your unique style of living. You’ll feel your world grow every day as you meet neighbors and take advantage of opportunities to learn, grow and indulge your interests. Choose from a variety of fun and enriching activities planned by our dedicated Life Enrichment Directors, including:
- Group games
- Arts and crafts
- Musical entertainment
- Cultural events
- Group outings
- Educational sessions
In addition, chapel services, Bible studies and transportation to local worship services provide spiritual guidance and promote growth.
We’re constantly innovating to provide new programs, practices and services to enrich your life and enhance your health and well-being every day.
Wellness at Legend Senior Living® is more than just a program. Designed to enhance the overall health and well-being of the residents, resident wellness at a Legend® residence is our daily focus.
We care for the entire person - mind, spirit, and body. Socialization, physical activity, spiritual and emotional support, medication management, nutritional counseling, and assistance with activities of daily living are all addressed individually for each resident and support is provided for their family.
We customize our services and meet each resident and their families at their personal point of need with care and service plans designed especially for their needs. Our Healthcare staff monitors each resident's progress daily and adjusts the plan and service delivery approach as needed. Resident and family communication and counseling meetings are conducted regularly to ensure that all are confident and secure in their knowledge of the individual care plan, while our nurses act as a liaison with the resident's primary physician to coordinate medical care and integrate their instructions into the resident’s tailored service plan.
Legend offers a variety of programs designed to enhance the well-being of our residents. Fitness and exercise programs offer activities such as chair aerobics, walking clubs and fitness classes designed to enhance balance, ease arthritis pain and more. Our Companion Services provide personal companionship and assistance with tasks, delivering caring support and a friendly ear when needed.
Because at Legend, wellness extends far beyond the physical. It’s a priority that nurtures the mind, body and spirit equally and leads to a more fulfilling lifestyle.