Kavod Assisted Living provides assisted living for those who need more care and attention with activities and everyday living. Kavod Senior Living provides a range of support and health services designed to assist residents to age in place.
Our Assisted Living units are grouped together in one of our beautiful buildings in the desirable Cherry Creek neighborhood. This provides the best of both worlds for residents, as they are with other residents in their same stage of life without being isolated or removed from other residents on campus.
Our Cherry Creek residences are conveniently located near the Cherry Creek Mall, a movie theatre and a variety of restaurants. To be eligible for Kavod Assisted Living, you must be 62 years of age and be able to ambulate at least 150 feet independently.
Kavod Assisted Living Benefits include:
- Private one bedroom or studio apartment homes with large closets; private bathroom and kitchenette
- Pets allowed (up to 25 lbs)
- Three meals daily in the dining room
- Assistance with dressing, bathing and personal grooming (as needed)
- Daily bed-making and trash assistance
- Weekly laundry and housekeeping services
- Supervision and management of medication
- Emergency pull cords and safety bracelet/pendant
- A minimum of five (5) checks per resident per day
- Scheduler on-site to help with scheduling appointments, outside services and transportation
- Social Worker on site to assist with care planning, assessments, obtaining outside services and supportive counseling
- Wellness Coordinator to assist residents with medical questions & concerns
- Daily activities and trips with neighbors and friends
- Access to the Health & Wellness Center
- Resident Computer Center
- Beauty/Barber shop*
- Outdoor patios and raised planting beds for those who garden
- Spacious lobby and recreational areas
- Convenient to the mall, restaurants and shops of Cherry Creek
*These services are not included in monthly rent.
Private pay, long term care insurance, veterans pension and Medicaid accepted.
Please see Application & Availability for more information.
Our full activities calendar for Assisted Living residents covers a wide array of topics and subjects. From social events and exercise classes, to cultural opportunities and educational seminars, the many interesting programs in our Academy of Life Long Learning allow our residents to find meaningful, fun, stimulating ways to enhance their days. Learn how to write memoirs, join a book club, a knitting group, a gardening club, a Wii bowling team, take a day trip to the mountains or casinos, or even join the Travel Club and jet off to places like the Grand Canyon or Alaska. Interested in getting or staying healthy? Limber up and get stronger with your choice of yoga, tai-chi, strength training, balance training or fitness fun regularly. Use our workout machines in the Penthouse exercise space.
See our full activities calendar and learn more about our offerings by looking at our Assisted Living Events page.
Kavod Assisted Living has a Resident Care Coordinator, Kasey Kerr, who acts to empower residents to live independently for as long as possible. The Resident Care Coordinator (RCC) also provides assistance with signing up for government programs and benefits such as Medicare, Medicaid, and community resources. Our RCC also acts as a liaison with family members, as well as outside agencies such as hospitals, nursing homes, or case managers to ensure residents have adequate support in their lives to meet their social, psychological and physical needs. Additionally, she provide educational and support groups on issues related to aging.
Kavod Assisted Living also has a Wellness Coordinator, Sara Diaz, who cares for resident’s physical health by ordering medications, answering questions about medications, communicating with doctors, and assisting with medical concerns.
Additionally, the Director of Assisted Living, Jennifer Grant, works to handle Assisted Living availability, questions and concerns about services, programmatic issues and concerns, ensures compliance, maintains the staff, and oversees a smooth operation.
Care Partners are the hands on assistants for direct care services, and assist residents with daily activities and needs, including bed making, trash pickup, medication administration, bathing support, dressing assistance, etc.
We also have a Scheduler who assists our residents with arranging transportation, scheduling of appointments, activity sign up.
The Kavod Food Service Department provides Assisted Living residents with three meals daily, 365 days a year, in their own private dining room.
The menu features a main entrée with several alternate choices that are available each day. The main dishes, soups, desserts, breads, and rolls are prepared fresh daily by our chefs and bakers. Holidays, as well as monthly birthday parties, are celebrated with special menus in our dining room. A registered dietitian ensures we can meet your special dietary needs.
Kavod’s standard meals are all kosher-style, but certified kosher meals are available upon request. All food is prepared fresh and daily.
Our Assisted Living Program has its own dining area, conveniently located in the same building the residences. Also available in this building are two newly refurbished community areas, brand new elevators, the Penthouse (where many activities take place), Legacy Rehab facilities (our preferred rehab provider), and a library.
Our wide array of activities and events provide many opportunities to get to know neighbors and to pursue individual interests.
Assisted Living residents are invited to participate in programs and activities offered to all Kavod residents, provided they are able to do so safely. Assisted Living residents also have their own special activities tailored to the unique needs of those with limited mobility.
Join your neighbors to talk about the challenges that come with being older and wiser. Other groups include Project Story, an intergenerational group, a Communication Workshop, a Reminiscing Group, and a Healthy Living Lecture Series.
Kavod has over 30 raised gardening beds for residents to enjoy. The Gardening Club is one of our most popular clubs. In addition to the beds, the Gardening Club has annual celebrations and potlucks, as well as educational presentations.
Kavod also maintains eight computers and a large print reader for resident use. The computers are available 24/7! Residents may set up their own email accounts with full access to broadband and do not need to own a computer. The computers are available for email, playing games, or to practice new computer skills. Assistance is available to residents by Kavod IT Support.
Kavod has two vans that provide weekly shopping trips to the various supermarkets in the area. Our vans also provide transportation for our many trips to the theater, restaurants, concerts, the mountains, or our many other activities outside of the Kavod community.
The Cherry Creek campus is located on two bus lines that both stop in front of our buildings, making public transportation an easy option! Additionally, we are well known by local taxi companies and handicap or senior transportation companies.