“NIKKEI SENIOR GARDENS ASSISTED LIVING” PROGRAM
WHAT Assisted living retirement community that respects and celebrates Japanese American senior's heritage and culture.
WHYTo give senior citizens the opportunity to keep their culture and traditional Japanese values when living outside of their own home in assited living.
WHERENikkei Senior Gardens.
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Los Angeles, CA, USA
"Residents can tend their own garden plots. In addition, the complex includes a mini fruit orchard and an artfully designed Japanese garden. Although the facility is open to residents of all ethnic backgrounds, it was designed to appeal specifically to Japanese American seniors, many of whom enjoy gardening. "
- LA Times
The "Nikkei Senior Gardens Assisted Living" facility is surrounded by Japanese gardens, landscaping and a peaceful environment.
Services include: Assistance for seniors with activities of daily living, medication assistance, housekeeping, social and cultural activities, and much more.
The San Fernando Valley Japanese American Community Center is within walking distance and facilities include a gymnasium, auditorium, Japanese language school, martial arts, dining area and more.
Assisted Living services for Japanese American Seniors include:
- 24-hour care staff
- Three nutritious meals each day
- Option of Japanese or Western Meals
- Laundry and linen services
- Housekeeping services
- Private, handicap-accessible bathrooms
- Kitchenette with refrigerator, sink and microwave
- Scheduled transportation
- Hair salon
- TV and recreational rooms
- Exercise program
- Medication assistance
- Phone and cable TV access
- Social, cultural and recreational activities
- Spiritual and wellness programs
- Library and reading areas
To enhance senior residents well-being, culturally diverse features include:
- Physical fitness classes
- Japanese Garden and landscaping
- Planned social and shopping outings
- Spiritual discussions and religious services
- Creative pursuits, including recreational and cultural activities
- Raised gardening area
- Walking paths throughout the community
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