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.
Meet the Residence Director
Emergency Room Preparedness For Dementia Patients 14 Nov 2019 11:30 AM-1:00 PM
A trip to the emergency room can be an emotionally stressful time for anyone, but especially difficult for those with dementia. Join us for an informative lunch seminar to learn about the proper steps to take to ease visits to the ER with your loved one. Special Guest Speaker: Dr. Danny M. Hierholzer, D.O. Board-Certified Emergency Physician, TruePartners Emergency Physicians, Lakewood Ranch Medical CenterYes, save me a seat
When Is It Time For Placement? 17 Oct 2019 11:30 AM-1:00 PM
Caring for a loved one with dementia, while rewarding, can be hard on everyone involved. We invite you to join us to learn about memory care. Discover the benefits of thoughtful, home-like design paired with therapeutic programming delivered by specially-trained experts. You’ll gain valuable tips on how to start the conversation with family and ensure your loved one’s best interest comes first. Guest Speaker: Pam Polowski, Certified Dementia Practitioner and Dementia Care Trainer, Trinity Home Health.
Senior Dance 03 Oct 2019 5:30 PM-7:00 PM
Dancing is more than just for fun! Bring a friend and your dancing shoes and join us for a healthy, active good time! Learn some new moves from Ballroom Dancing Instructor Dale Aquino. Enjoy great music played by a live DJ, as well as delicious hors d’oeuvres and beverages.
Medicare and Your Retirement 26 Sep 2019 11:30 AM-1:00 PM
Join us as our guest speaker covers multiple topics and answers your questions relating to: Medicare and the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Understanding your enrollment options, Are you getting the most of your Medicare, and plan changes for 2020. Guest Speaker: Frances Lane, Licensed Insurance Agent with First Benefits Group, Inc.
Bingo For A Cause 25 Sep 2019 5:00 PM- 6:30 PM
Have fun, enjoy hors d’oeuvres and win great prizes while helping in the fight against Alzheimer’s Disease! 1 CARD: $10 | 3 CARDS: $20 | 5 CARDS: $30. All proceeds will go to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Challenging Behaviors 19 Sep 2019 11:30 AM-1:00 PM
Join us for an educational seminar designed to provide helpful tips and information for caregivers. Enjoy lunch while we discuss common behaviors that arise with dementia and helpful tips to manage them with love and understanding. Guest Speaker: Pam Polowski, CDP, Certified Dementia Practitioner and Care Trainer.
Art Is Therapy 13 Sep 2019 2:00-3:00 PM
We invite you to join us for a creative and fun afternoon art class! Create your one-of-a-kind masterpiece and enjoy refreshments and light appetizers. Space is limited. Please RSVP for this complimentary
Understanding Dementia 30 Jul 2019 11:30 AM-1:00 PM
Join us for an educational seminar about dementia and Alzheimer’s. Learn about the signs, symptoms, and what to do after a diagnosis. Guest Speaker:
Christmas In July 25 Jul 2019 11:00 AM- 3:00 PM
Take a break from the summer heat! Start your holiday décor shopping early this year and get into the spirit of giving with this unique fundraiser. All proceeds go to the Senior Friendship Center. Event Location: Senior Friendship Center, 1888 Brother Geenen Way, Sarasota, FL All who attend will have a chance to win a holiday gift basket!
Windsor's Open Market 24 Jul 2019 4:00 PM- 7:00 PM
Enjoy a fun afternoon at The Windsor campus to discover great local merchants at our outdoor market! Pet Wants, Caribbean Pie Company, Cornerstone & Company Vintage Mobile Bar & Firestone Pizza, American Honey, Fantasy Flowers, Get Fit Fuel, and More!
2nd Annual Resident Art Show 13 Jun 2019 4:00 PM- 6:00 PM
Join the residents of Windsor Reflections at our second annual Art Show & Silent Auction. Enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres and beverages as you admire the artistic creations of the talented residents and partnering schools. Bid in our silent auction, and enter to win free door prizes. Guest Speaker: Jon Schiller, Graphic Designer and Illustrator Neuroplasticity and the Benefits of Art.
Low Vision Lunch Seminar 21 May 2019 12:00-1:00 PM
Learn how to better function with impaired vision as you gain a whole new perspective on life with valuable tips and tricks for adapting at home. GUEST SPEAKERS: Brittany Tallhamer, Integrated Physical Therapy Services Lou Ann Moore, Bayada Home Health
Ladies Luncheon 09 May 2019 11:30 AM-1:00 PM
Join us for a delightful afternoon celebrating the wonderful women in your life. Enjoy tea sandwiches, scones, fresh fruit and more along with an assortment of flavorful teas. All women in attendance will receive a special gift.
Celebrate The Earth With Eldergrow 30 Apr 2019 1:00-2:00 PM
Join us for a fun gardening event with our Horticultural Therapy partners at ELDERGROW! Discover helpful gardening tips and learn about the many benefits of gardening for seniors and those with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. See What All the Buzz Is About!
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.
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.