THE FOREST AT DUKE, INC - Durham, NC CCRC
Winding down the entryway towards our 47 acre campus, you'll think you've entered the grounds of a country estate. The lush landscaping and the warmth of the classic architecture all set the scene. That first impression is just the beginning. Forest offer a lifestyle that nurtures in each person in six fundamental and important aspects of well being - physical wellness, spiritual wellness, intellectual wellness, social wellness, vocational wellness and emotional wellness. Forest programs, activities, and services are in place to support that lifestyle and encourage a healthy life balance. Enjoy easy and comfortable access to indoor amenities, programs, and much of Forest daily life in an apartment home. The six styles of our 160 apartments include three one bedroom and three two bedroom floor plans ranging from 553 square feet to 2100 square feet. Amidst mature landscaping, our 80 cottage homes offer a wide variety in living space and choices. Though there are three basic cottage floor plans, interior customizations have given each a unique inside look. Each cottage home features a large patio and ample yard space. Primary care for outpatient medical needs is conveniently located in the medicare certified Wellness Clinic. From routine visits to lab work, residents can take advantage of the personalized medical services given by our Duke geriatrician and staff nurses. Dental and pharmacy services are also easily accessed in the Clinic. Physical, occupational, speech/language,and massage therapies are available in our well-equipped rehab areas. Support for a lifetime continues with the extensive services of our fully licensed and medicare certified Health Center. Its award-winning "neighborhood" design provides a home-like atmosphere to meet a variety of temporary and long term care needs. In six unique neighborhoods, assisted living, skilled nursing care, rehab, and memory support are available for Forest residents. All rooms and baths in each neighborhood of the Health and Wellness Center are private, and meals are served in each neighborhood's own dining room or, if necessary, delivered to individual rooms. A full activity calendar is provided for residents in all neighborhoods. Durham, known as the "City of Medicine" is famed for it's outstanding medical facilities, clinical services, research, teaching, and technology. It's also on the map for great dining, having recently been named as one of the top 3 towns for foodies by Gourmet Magazine. You can experience the Durham Performing Arts Center, Durham Bulls Baseball Stadium, and the American Tobacco Historic District. Over 20 shopping centers and two major malls in and around Durham offer hundreds of retail outlets, from major department stores to specialized boutiques.