Everything at Cobbdale Assisted Living is designed to promote the highest possible quality of life for our residents. Cobbdale’s core philosophy of Resident-Centered Care permeates through all aspects of resident life in our community. Our small community environment is very friendly and inviting—making it easy for our residents to feel right at home from the moment they begin to settle in.
We strive to ensure that our residents look forward to each activity. Residents can choose to participate in a variety of daily recreational activities. These diverse activities can offer cognitive stimulation, social engagement, experiencing the outdoors, fitness and wellness promotion, and quiet relaxation. In our experience, we have found that families feel comforted knowing that their loved one is living life every day to the fullest.
Our Focus on a High Quality of Life for Residents
Cobbdale takes a holistic approach to enhancing the quality of life for all of our residents. The staff and leadership of Cobbdale Assisted Living display a true and deep respect for an individual’s preferences, interests, and needs. Every aspect of our community and the programs we offer are designed to bolster our resident’s overall quality of life. This is accomplished through:
- The acknowledgement and focus on each individual’s unique values, interests, and needs
- A focus on the quality of relationships between caregivers and residents.
- The nurturing care and individualized attention that each resident receives
- The feeling of comfort and inclusiveness that is unique to our small community atmosphere
- The enjoyment of positive social interaction and stimulation such as shared mealtimes
- The quality of the food that is served
- The availability of varied activities and recreational experiences
- An ease of continuity with each resident’s faith tradition
Our Warm Home Environment
Creating a true “warm home environment” that is positive, engaging, and secure, is a central focus at Cobbdale. Cobbdale is licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia to care for up to eight residents. Cobbdale accepts both male and female residents. The small amount of residents and excellent staff-to-patient ratio helps us to foster a true sense of community and comradery.
Recreational Activities at Cobbdale
Daily recreational activities are an important component of resident life and there are always a variety of recreational options available for residents. Cobbdale is designed and equipped to provide a wide variety of activity options for residents on a daily basis, including:
- Traditional games
- Arts and crafts
- Musical outlets
- Helping prepare certain foods
- Nature walks
- Opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors
- Regularly planned outings to destinations of interest
- Games and social interaction
- Wellness and fitness programs
- Spiritual activities that align with the faith of a resident
Intellectually stimulating options are quite important to the quality of life for many residents. Individual residents’ interests and initiatives are always encouraged and supported. If a resident wants to explore a certain genre of music, we will help them do that. If a resident wants to research a particular topic of interest, we would love to help them do that. If a resident has a longing to experience something in particular, we will help to accommodate their request.
Relaxing the mind and body is very important to a satisfying day-to-day life at Cobbdale. We are always endeavoring to help residents find ways to enjoy peaceful relaxation. It might be sipping tea on the front porch, getting cozy by the fireplace, or even enjoying the natural beauty of nature in the courtyard or garden areas.
Wellness and Fitness
Cobbdale Assisted Living is committed to promoting overall health and wellness. This includes helping our residents to feel better physically, emotionally, socially, and spiritually. Residents can choose to participate in our wellness and fitness programs that begin every day in the kitchen through our strong commitment to a healthy and well-balanced diet.
Remaining active at Cobbdale extends to our living room, communal areas, and outdoor courtyard gardens, where residents are encouraged to stay as active as they would like. Our wonderful senior fitness and wellness consultants help to make exercising engaging and fun. Our residents can enjoy routine light workouts, promoting maintenance of mobility, flexibility, heart health, and muscle retention.
Residents Have the Freedom to Choose
Whether it is listening to one’s favorite music, enjoying a wide range of books and magazines, playing cards, watching television and/or movies, or just relaxing—residents can move around freely and do as they like. Our Care Team is dedicated to always providing various engaging options to choose from.
We also want to offer a welcoming space for friends or relatives who will stop by to visit. Here is where residents participate in various organized recreational, creative, and fitness group activities.