Thinking about Memory Care?
It can be hard to know when the time is right to make a move to a Memory Care setting. If you have concerns about your loved one’s safety and well-being, you may want to explore a more supportive option. Our outreach and sales director can talk to you about the differences between assisted living and memory care and help to determine if our Woodlands Memory Care neighborhood is right for your loved one. Call us today at (952) 525-4555.
Memory Care with Dimensions™
Similar to Assisted Living, Memory Care is apartment living designed for people who are 55 years of age or older and are living with Alzheimer’s Disease or any other type of dementia.
We are proud to offer Ebenezer’s Dimensions™ Program to residents living within our Woodlands Memory Care neighborhood. This program prepares Ebenezer staff to provide exceptional, compassionate care using evidence-based best practices. Our goal is to make a dramatic difference in the life of your loved one.
Amenities specific to our Woodlands Memory Care neighborhood
at Cherrywood Pointe of Minnetonka include:
- Controlled-access neighborhood with spacious, bright Studio and 1 Bedroom apartments
- Individual climate control in every apartment
- Private accessible bathrooms with step-in showers
- Convenient kitchenette with cabinets, sink and refrigerator
- Maintenance of apartment, common spaces and all appliances
- Beautiful enclosed patio and gardens
- Digital satellite TV & Wi-Fi
- Dining room with chef-prepared meals and table-side service
- Made from scratch cooking
- Dining options designed to meet most dietary needs
- Full-time RN and 24-hour caregivers for personalized care
- Dining room with fireplace
- Living room and lounge
- On-site beauty and barber shop
- Exercise and wellness programs
- Music Therapy and Lifelong learning with MacPhail Music for Life™
- Spa room with accessible tub
- Visiting physicians, labs, x-ray, therapies and other ancillary services
Residents and Families can also enjoy:
- Private dining room available for reservation
- The Ridge Café for sandwiches, coffee, ice cream & more
- Library and grandkids’ corner
- Theater and chapel
- Guest suite
Below is a sampling of the floor plans we offer in our Woodlands Memory Care neighborhood.
To see an apartment in person, call our Outreach & Sales Director at 952.525.4555 to set up a visit.
One-Bedroom | 508 sq. ft.View Floor Plan
Studio | 489 sq. ft.View Floor Plan
Studio | 458 sq. ft.View Floor Plan
Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s or dementia can be challenging, and we know making the decision to move your loved one to Memory Care can be a difficult one. Below are some tips that may help you as a caregiver, and resources that can help with the decision and process of moving a loved one into Memory Care.
Responding to Repetitive Questions or Repetitive Behavioral Expressions
Read this article by Marysue Moses, Ebenezer’s Dimensions™ Program Coordinator on how best to respond to repetitive questions from your loved one with memory loss.View Article
Communication Tips for Family Members of Persons with Dementia
Use this tip sheet to guide your interactions with your loved ones with dementia for more effective and enjoyable communication.View PDF
Moving Your Loved One into Memory Care? Four DOs and DON’Ts to Make for an Easier Transition
Read this article for lessons learned on what works (and what doesn’t work) when it comes time to transition a loved one into Memory Care.View Article
Minnesota Senior Linkage Line
The Senior Linkage Line is a free resource for seniors and their families. A single call can help simplify the complex issues and decisions you face every day.View Site
What to Look for in a Memory Care Community
If you are in the process of making the decision of whether to move a loved one to Memory Care, and where to, here’s a list of questions to ask yourself and others as you consider the possibilities.View Article
Veterans Linkage Line
Visit this site to learn about benefits available that may help you to get financial assistance with care and services.View Site
News & Events
2004 Plymouth Road | Minnetonka, MN 55305
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 | 3 p.m.
Join us at Cherrywood Pointe of Minnetonka for a performance featuring Jim Kirkendall. Jim is a veteran entertainer who performs different styles of music during a fun set that offers the audience an engaging variety of music performing extensively throughout the United States and Canada. He presents selections of original material as well as favorite covers from the likes of Read More
2004 Plymouth Road | Minnetonka, MN 55305
Wednesday, November 27, 2019 | 3 p.m.
The Moose is Loose! From the big-eyed white-tailed beauties in our Minnesota yards to the caribou of Alaska’s tundra to the big-limbed moose of the north woods, Melonie Shipman, a lifelong naturalist has been engaged with the deer family for decades. We will explore their special adaptations and lifestyles as vegetarians who must manage long, Read More