Our Fairfax assisted living community offers a newly-renovated, single-story building which utilizes an open floor plan and is designed for seniors. Complete with private bedrooms and bathrooms, Cobbdale Assisted Living is equipped to comfortably accommodate 8 residents. The 3-to-1 resident-to-staff ratio and small community environment allows for our Care Team to ensure that every resident receives exceptional and personalized care.
Fairfax Assisted Living Community
Cobbdale incorporates excellent amenities and innovative features that offer the comforts of a private residence, along with the benefits of a fully-equipped Fairfax assisted living community. Cobbdale’s carefully chosen amenities were carefully selected in order to enhance resident quality of life, overall. Our comprehensive amenities bolster safety and comfort, while also allowing for residents to have privacy whenever desired. Some of Cobbdale’s unique features and amenities include:
Open Floor Plan
The open floor plan of our Fairfax assisted living community helps to bring the outdoors in. The large windows which are featured throughout the building utilize natural light and offer beautiful views of our beautiful garden and well-kept outdoor grounds. When combined, these amenities help to create a comforting and peaceful atmosphere.
All bedroom are single person occupancy and include private bathrooms. Each bedroom suite also has its own heating and air conditioning control to accommodate for individual preferences. These rooms offer aesthetically appealing views of either our gardens, or our peaceful natural surroundings. Every bedroom suite incorporates a pull-cord system—making it easy for seniors to notify staff should a fall or other accident occur.
Bathrooms present a more significant safety hazard than other rooms of the home. Every private bathroom at Cobbdale Assisted Living includes every possible measure to protect seniors from accidents that commonly occur in bathrooms, such as slips and falls. Each bathroom also offers easy access to wall handles and pull cord systems in order to prevent slips and falls and ensure a timely response from staff, if needed. Our large showers and bathroom tiles are complete with non-slick surfaces that allow for seniors to bathe more safely and easily.
Living Room and Communal Areas
Our living room and communal areas are both spacious and inviting. We want to encourage residents to leave their bedrooms, while at the same time provide alternatives for varying degrees of privacy. These open communal areas make use of peaceful, natural lighting.
Kitchen and Dining Room
Our brand new kitchen allows residents to interact and spend time with the staff while they are preparing meals. This inviting layout helps to foster a true sense of community between our professional caregivers and our residents. Meals are served in the new communal dining room, although residents always have the option for private dining.
Cobbdale Assisted Living takes safety seriously. Each bedroom and bathroom comes equipped with an accessible pull cord alarm system. When triggered, these alarms notify staff and leadership in several areas throughout Cobbdale Assisted Living. The house has also been outfitted with safety equipment and technology. Sprinkler systems have been installed in both the new and existing areas.
Gardens and Outdoor Grounds
Cobbdale Assisted Living features serene gardens and landscaping. These elements make out gardens and outdoor grounds ideal places for residents to experience the natural world in a controlled environment.
Televisions, Telephones, and Cable
Televisions are provided in common areas and each resident’s private room is TV and cable ready. There is no additional cost for the resident. Phones are available for residents private use.
Researching a Fairfax Assisted Living Community
Organizing assisted living care for a loved one can be a challenging task. There are numerous factors to consider when selecting the right assisted living community for a loved one. When researching assisted living communities in Fairfax, VA, families should consider the following:
- How does the design of the building improve safety for seniors?
- What is the resident-to-staff ratio?
- Will your loved one receive personalized care and attention on a consistent basis?
- Will your loved one feel comfortable in a larger community or would they prefer a smaller, home setting?
- Will the assisted living community provide enough privacy for your loved one?
- Does the community’s programs promote a high quality of life for residents?
- Does the community offer programs to keep residents happy and engaged?
- Can the community offer appetizing meals that adjust based on individual preferences and dietary restrictions?
- Does the community ’s staffing patterns allow for residents to receive consistent care on a 24/7 basis?
Cobbdale’s holistic approach to our residents’ care focuses on the promotion of health and wellbeing. Each member of our Care Team delivers superior, personalized service to our residents in a friendly and compassionate manner. Our staff always keeps in mind the importance of being nurturing, supportive, and approachable.
Our group activities are designed to encourage camaraderie, and solo activities are offered when a resident would rather be privately engaged. Cobbdale residents have the option to choose from a wide variety of enjoyable activities which promote cognitive stimulation, social engagement, outdoor activities, as well as quiet and peaceful relaxation.
Cobbdale Assisted Living has strong roots in Fairfax, VA and is pleased to provide access to professional fitness and wellness consultants who help to improve our resident’s health.
Resident Life at Cobbdale
Our Resident Centred Care philosophy doesn’t mean that Cobbdale only provides care and support for the members of our assisted living community—it means that we truly care about our residents. To learn more about resident life at Cobbdale Assisted Living, please visit our page on Resident Life.
Our Fairfax Assisted Living Community Guidelines and Procedures
Cobbdale is up-to-date on all local, state, and federal assisted living community regulations. Our Fairfax assisted living community staffing and hiring policies to ensure that our employees have been carefully screened and selected to ensure the best care is provided for our residents. All of our other policies and procedures are clearly defined that help to keep our community well-organized and stress-free for families and our residents.
- Admissions Process
- Resident’s Medical History and Health Assessment
- Cobbdale’s Staffing Policy
- Cobbdale’s Hiring Policy
- Medication Management Procedures
- Policy of Coordinating with Medical Professionals
- Meal Management Procedures
- Room Personalization Policy
- Visitor Policy
For more comprehensive on each of these policies, please visit our Housing Policies and Procedures page.