Rivermont Independent Living
Rivermont Independent Living is a senior residence located in Norman, OK dedicated to providing the highest levels of personal service and a warm, comfortable and actively social environment that will enrich your life. Our approach to care celebrates your unique personality and lifestyle with services designed especially for your needs, so you’ll thrive in an environment of friendship, family and support that values and respects your privacy, dignity and independence.
At Rivermont Independent Living, you’ll find a vibrant atmosphere that values both community and individuality. Every aspect of the community is designed to make residents’ lives more engaging, convenient and social, while a variety of residential floorplans offer comfortable, private retreats in which you can express your individual taste and lifestyle.
Here, you’ll feel your world grow as you meet new neighbors, get involved and take advantage of the many opportunities we offer to learn, grow and indulge your interests. With a wide range of convenient amenities and activities only steps from your door, life will become more vibrant, and your days will fill with laughter, friendship and an ever-changing calendar of fun and interesting things to do.
Meet the Residence Director
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Community Virtual Events
Medicare 101 Are You Ready For Open Enrollment? 11 Nov 2020 10:00 AM
Whether you are turning 65 and will be enrolling for the first time, or are already enrolled in the program, there are several plan options and annual changes you need to know. This webinar will help you understand some aspects of Medicare including eligibility and what plans are available to you.Read more
Why Music Improves Mood, Memory and Motivation 27 Oct 2020 10:00 AM
As the world becomes more complex, society continues to seek new ways to feel more connected. In so many ways music provides the opportunity to build that bridge. At the simplest level music brings more meaning into moments. And, at a more complex level music impacts brain function and human behavior reducing stress, pain, and symptoms of depression as well as improving mood, memory, and motivation.Read more
CRUISE Through Caregiving: How To Reduce The Stress Of Caring For A Loved One 20 Oct 2020 10:00 AM
Many family caregivers report positive experiences from caregiving, including a sense of giving back to someone who has cared for them, the satisfaction of knowing that their loved one is getting excellent care, personal growth and increased meaning and purpose in one's life. But even with positive experiences, it is no vacation – but you can learn to CRUISE more smoothly through it – even as the holidays approach.Read more
Creative Healing: Music As Therapy 15 Oct 2020 2:00 PM
We have all experienced the magic of music – it’s a powerful tool that can evoke memories, help process emotions, promote relaxation, reduce pain, alter mood, inspire the imagination and even improve health. But which music is best? Most everyone loves music, but don’t know how to use in specific ways to take full advantage of the melodic tones.Read more
The 10 Most Important Things To Know About Dementia Caregiving 14 Oct 2020 12:00 PM
For every person with dementia, there is at least one caregiver – usually an unpaid family member. Maybe it’s you. Unfortunately, being a caregiver for a parent or spouse with dementia doesn’t come with an instruction manual. Navigating the sometimes-difficult behaviors, emotions and anxieties can be challenging. Don’t do this alone. Let Rachel Wonderlin help.Read more
Independent Living Floor Plans
Offering a vibrant lifestyle and the best in maintenance-free living, Independent Living at Legend® gives you the freedom to enjoy life on your terms among friends and neighbors who share your passion for life. Come and go as you please, relax, travel, contribute to the community, rekindle old interests — or even explore new ones — all while knowing that our helpful associates are committed to helping you create the lifestyle of your dreams.
Choose from spacious one, two and three bedroom apartment floorplans, featuring:
- Private verandas
- Fully equipped kitchens
- Washer and dryer connections
- Generous closet space
- Individually controlled heating and air conditioning
- Fire and smoke sprinkler systems
- Emergency Response System
Good health is vital to maintaining your independence. Our Health and Wellness programs include regular monitoring, while an on-site Home Health Care office will see to your health care needs in the privacy of your own home. It’s all part of keeping you healthy and happy, so you can enjoy the lifestyle you’ve earned.
What can I expect from a move to Independent Living?
We believe the way you live your life should be completely up to you. That’s why we offer a wide range of choices — from floorplans and services to a full calendar of fun, rewarding and educational activities that bring a world of possibilities to your door. You will enjoy services and features such as:
- Gold Leaf Dining – Restaurant-style dining created with your nutrition needs in mind
- Cultural and community events
- Education programs and religious services
- Entertaining outings
- Outside speakers
- Housekeeping services
- Covered porches and patios
- Lakeside walking paths
- Covered front entry
- Garages with openers (optional)
In addition, a wide range of amenities provide options for any interest. Stay fit, indulge your favorite hobbies, pamper yourself at our salon or catch a film at our theater. Independent Living is all about possibilities, and you’ll find a world of them right here.
How much does Independent Living cost?
Because of the variety of apartment and service options available, Independent Living rates can vary. We encourage you to contact us for assistance in determining monthly costs based on your 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.
Contact us to learn more about Independent Living options for you or 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.