“Team Oakmont” from Oakmont of Santa Clarita brought in more than $8,400 for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s 2018 in early October.
The team, comprised of 29 members, raised a total of $8,470 for the Alzheimer’s Association, earning them a ranking as the No. 2 team out of 93 in Santa Clarita, according to the event website.
With a mission to “take the first step to a world without Alzheimer’s,” the Walk to End Alzheimer’s is close to the heart of those from Oakmont of Santa Clarita, with the community offering a Memory Care area with specialized programming and care for residents with Alzheimer’s disease.
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“We give them all the beautiful amenities at Oakmont, but it’s a more structured program geared towards just enhancing their quality of life and helping them to deal with the sad disease of Alzheimer’s,” said Mary Dembkowski of Oakmont of Santa Clarita.
A total of 25 apartments comprise the Traditions Memory Care community, with an additional 55 apartments that range in size from 400 to 1,300 square feet in the main Oakmont of Santa Clarita community.
Oakmont of Santa Clarita is currently home to about 90 seniors, and anyone interested in joining the Santa Clarita senior living community for either memory care or assisted living can schedule a tour with a staffer today.
“I always suggest having lunch because trying the food is really a good way to just get a feel for the community, meet the other residents,” Dembkowski said. “We have the most fabulous view. We have an outdoor patio in our dining room; it’s got a waterfall and it’s just lovely.”
Oakmont is a luxury senior living community in Santa Clarita located on seven acres of land on Newhall Ranch Road. Recently opened in January 2016, Oakmont of Santa Clarita is comprised of 80 pet-friendly apartment units, with both independent and assisted living options available. Residents can enjoy five star amenities like a salon & day spa, movie theater, fitness center, restaurant-style dining, gardens and walking paths, pet park, wellness center and more. A separate wing of the community, called Traditions Memory Care, is dedicated to meeting the specialized needs of seniors with dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.
Oakmont of Santa Clarita
28650 Newhall Ranch Road
Santa Clarita, CA 91355