Memory Care Facility coming to Chandler near Hamilton High School
A memory care facility is to begin construction in Chandler near Hamilton High School. Parkland Memory Care received city council approval on January 14, 2016 for rezoning the 4.5 acre site at 3500 S. Arizona Avenue, Chandler, AZ 85248. Plans are to develop a 36,377 square foot, single story, premier memory care facility along with two medical office buildings.
Every detail of the building and site has been designed for the unique demands and needs of those with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. Amenities will include 24 hour nursing care, attractively landscaped grounds, three secured interior courtyards, activity rooms, an in-house salon, and walking paths.
The architecture is Tuscan ranch, with elements of stone, large beam trellis features, concrete tiled roof, and decorative lighting. The grounds will be extensively landscaped, including two small citrus groves that will be used for activities and gatherings and a dramatic date palm lined entry on both Appleby and Arizona Avenue.
The community will have 72 beds with a majority being private units. The unit mix will consist of companion apartments, private suites, and deluxe private suites. Parkland Memory Care’s prominent location at the northwest corner of Arizona Avenue and Appleby Road, across from Hamilton high school, along with 24/7 nursing, specialized design, and amenities will make it the premier Alzheimer’s and dementia care community in the valley.
According to their website, Parkland Memory Care is dedicated to delivering quality housing options for seniors that require assistance with activities of daily living. This facility will provide memory care with beautiful amenities and contain specially designed features specific to the needs of seniors with memory loss, Alzheimer’s or dementia. Their goal is to provide the highest level of care to their residents with a commitment to respect and dignity. Parkland Memory Care offers its residents’ fun and engaging activities with friends, family and staff through its Life Engagement program. This program utilizes a holistic approach to wellness that is value driven and focuses on independence. It promotes well being of the residents and enables them to feel supported, valued, and socially confident.
Construction is set to begin summer of 2016. Parkland Memory Care Chandler is set to open summer of 2017.