ASSISTED LIVING SERVICES & AMENITIES
... life at its best! ASSISTED LIVING SERVICES & AMENITIES YOUR RESIDENCE EXTRAORDINARY COMMON AREAS WELLNESS & EXERCISE EXQUISITE DINING PERSONAL TRANSPORTATION COMMUNITY LIFE PERSONAL OVERSIGHT & ASSISTANCE
your residence We offer you a choice of lovingly restored apartments in the historic Academy Building. A quiet neighborhood, tree-lined streets and spectacular mountain views provide a lovely backdrop for your home at The Academy. • Each residence is unique and individual, with high ceilings, custom •
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woodwork and oversized windows. Each residence is equipped with our emergency call system so that, if you need it, help is just a moment away. You just press a button and our 24-hour staff will be there to help you. Each residence has individually controlled heating and airconditioning, and spacious closets. All utilities (electricity, gas, water, trash, recycling and expanded cable television service) except telephone service are included. We provide weekly housekeeping and full maintenance of your residence, inside and out, so you’ll have more time to do what you love. Wireless Internet access is available throughout the Academy’s common areas. Storage lockers are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Are you a pet lover? Your special friend will become part of the Academy family.
extraordinary common areas
The Academy’s common areas, located in the historic Academy Building, are beautiful and unique. Old world craftsmanship, elegant furnishings, original paintings by a variety of Colorado artists, and artifacts from around the world provide a rich setting for your life here at The Academy. Our entire community is an extension of your residence. • • • • • • • •
Sit on a bench and take in our lovely grounds and spectacular views. Enjoy some quiet reading in the Library. Share a cup of coffee with a friend in the Parlor. Enjoy a sports game or movie in the Aspen Bar and Grille. Dine by the fire in the Pinons Dining Room on a winter evening. Enjoy al fresco dining in the Colorado Garden on a summer day. Attend lectures and concerts in our historic Auditorium. Reserve our cozy private dining areas for gatherings with family and friends.
wellness and exercise
For your overall health and well being, we provide you with a variety of exercise choices and wellness services that are designed to support a healthy lifestyle. • Our exercise programs are based on the triangle of physical health: flexibility, cardiovascular conditioning and strength training. • We offer exercise classes that are tailored for assisted living, including seated exercise classes, so you can strengthen your body and improve your overall health at a pace and in a style that work comfortably for you. • Our nurses offer wellness services and educational classes on health-based topics.
As part of everyday life here at The Academy we offer exquisite dining of a quality found in the finest hotels and restaurants. Our team of culinary professionals draws on years of experience with celebrated national and Colorado restaurants.
• For a perfect start to your day, our breakfast buffet is available Monday through Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m., or you can enjoy breakfast in our cozy Café. • Every Sunday you can enjoy our festive champagne brunch. • Our lunches and dinners feature a variety of delectable choices that change weekly with the season. • We offer monthly food demonstrations and ethnic dinner celebrations, as well as festive dinners, brunches and barbeques on holidays and special occasions throughout the year. • Each Thursday evening, join us for our complimentary social hour, featuring an assortment of delectable appetizers and your favorite cocktail, wine or beer. • Your monthly service fee includes three meals every day, plus nutritious snacks and complimentary social hours. • For an additional charge, you can also attend our Wine Club-sponsored wine tastings and wine dinners, where our chefs pair a variety of wines with delicious cuisine.
Our chauffeur offers you door-to-door transportation to and from your appointments in Boulder. We take you where you want, when you want.
At The Academy your life is what you want it be. Whatever you choose there’s always so much to experience and share with family and friends. We provide a multitude of on-site and off-site cultural, educational, social and recreational programs and events. . • Musical opportunities include a chamber concert series and University of Colorado student and faculty concerts in our own beautiful historic Auditorium, as well as Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra, University of Colorado Artist Series and Colorado Music Festival concerts and musical performances at the Denver Performing Arts Center and the Central City Opera. • On-site educational opportunities include University of Colorado retired professor lectures, poetry-writing workshops, book groups and current events discussions, just to name a few. Off-site, with the University of Colorado only a few blocks away, you can enroll in classes and attend the annual World Affairs Conference and other on-campus educational workshops and forums. • If you enjoy theater, we offer the opportunity to attend performances at the Boulder Dinner Theater, the University Theater, and the Denver Performing Arts Center. • If you enjoy art, try your hand at our painting or ceramics classes, or come along to view exhibits at the Denver Art Museum. • With The Academy’s beautiful grounds outside your door, you can enjoy a walk in lovely surroundings. • Each year we take one or two road trips, which have included excursions to southern Colorado to see the migration of the Sand Hill Cranes, to South Dakota to see Mount Rushmore, to Santa Fe for an opera and art gallery experience, and to Jackson Hole and Yellowstone National Park for river rafting and other wilderness adventures. • Every day, we provide a variety of on-site programs and activities that are specifically tailored to the interests and needs of our assisted living residents. • Because we are such a small community, many of our programs and activities can be tailored to meet your individual tastes and interests.
personal oversight and assistance As an assisted living resident you will be entitled to the following services that are designed to better enable you to enjoy the quality of life we offer here. • Up to one hour each day of assistance with the activities of daily life, which includes assistance with such things as dressing, showering, hygiene, personal grooming, medications, and escorts to meals and activities. • 24-hour protective oversight • Medication set-ups and administration • Medical chart maintenance • Routine health services coordination with doctors, dentists etc. • Arranging transportation to appointments • Daily bed making and room tidying • Two loads of laundry per week • Two wash and sets per month for women and one haircut per month for men • We also can arrange for additional hair care and for manicures and pedicures, to be billed as an additional charge.
The Academyâ€™s mission is to be a community of excellence that fosters meaningful living in an intimate environment of grace and beauty.
970 Aurora Avenue Boulder Colorado 80301 303.938.1920 800.943.1920
The Academy is locally owned and operated.
Published on Aug 12, 2011