Monmouth, Oregon Assisted Living and Retirement Community
Emeritus at Heron Pointe Campus
Monmouth, OR 97361
A Campus Community
Emeritus at Heron Pointe Campus offers both independent living retirement cottages and assisted living apartments all on one campus in Monmouth – Oregon’s wine country.
Emeritus at Heron Pointe Cottages 10 spacious retirement cottages are ideal for couples who wish to maintain their independence, but want access to all of the amenities we offer our assisted living residents – activities, transportation and three meals day, which are included in their monthly rent.
Emeritus at Heron Pointe assisted living community is located just across the street, with 61 studio and one-bedroom apartments. A walking path encircles our campus, make it easy for residents to scooter and stroll around our community. A new garden has created a lovely quiet park-like setting for residents to enjoy the out-of-doors. Our campus also has a pathway that leads directly to Bi-Mart, where residents can easily walk to purchase their prescriptions and buy toiletries and other items.
The Perfect Location
For seniors looking for the tranquility of a rural setting, with all the conveniences of a large town nearby, Emeritus at Heron Pointe Campus offers the ideal option. Located just outside of Salem, Oregon, off Pacific Highway, our community is close to two small towns – Dallas and Independence. The Corvallis/Albany area is also an easy 20-minute drive.
Salem offers just about every convenience you can imagine – all kinds of stores, restaurants, banks and parks. Salem is also home to the state fair – a favorite daytrip for residents. Western Oregon University is in Monmouth, which offers a wide variety of live performances, is also close by. In fact, many college students volunteer at our community.
A Wonderful Selection
Retirement Cottages - Each of our 10 retirement cottages offers 600-square feet of spacious living. Each cottage has two bedrooms – one with French doors so residents can walk out onto their own private patios. All of the cottages have private patios, washer/dryers, an emergency call system and of course, a regular kitchen. Many residents take full advantage of the three meals a day included in their rent, walking the short distance across the street to our dining room located in the two-story assisted living community.
Assisted Living Apartments - We offer a total of 63 assisted living apartments, ranging from 375-square-foot studios up to 712-square-foot deluxe one-bedroom units. Each unit includes a nicely equipped kitchenette with a microwave, refrigerator and sink, as well as a handicapped-accessible bathroom with walk-in shower. Big windows create a bright and cheerful environment.
All residents have full access to several common areas, including our Coca-Cola Room, billiards room, activities room, lovely lobby area, dining room and a small private dining room that residents can reserve for special occasions. The community also has a spa room and beauty salon. Newly remodeled in traditional décor, our community feels warm and comfortable – just like home!
Strong, Caring Professional Relationships
For the convenience of our residents, we can bring in a variety of health-care providers to provide services right here, on site. These include physical, occupational and speech therapists, hospice providers, podiatrists – and even a mobile dental clinic staffed by a local dentist.
Many of the staff members working on our campus have been here for years. In fact, one of our housekeepers has been here since we opened 11 years ago! All staff members are well trained and extremely compassionate, caring for residents as if they were their own family members. From our Executive Director and nurses to our Life Enrichment Director and Resident Assistants, our team members are passionate about what they do, and it shows in the way they take pride in their jobs and how they care for each resident with dignity, respect and humor. In addition, nursing students from the University rotate through our community, adding another dimension of care and service to our residents.