Q: Does your staff have experience working with seniors and their families?
A: Absolutely. Senior Living is our only business, and every member of the Timbers’ team is a professional in his or her field. Please go to our Meet the Staff page to learn more about our outstanding management team.
Q: Am I required to purchase a meal plan?
A: Residents are not required to purchase a meal plan. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are offered each day and can be purchased on an ala carte basis or as part of a meal plan. We are extremely proud of our chef-prepared dishes for their outstanding quality and variety. We encourage you to take a look at our Shorewood Forest menu and our daily special menus.
Q: What kind of activities and social programming do you offer?
A: The Timbers employs a fulltime staff of experts who create a full calendar of events which are spiritually, physically and emotionally stimulating. Healthy and fun daily activities include events such as luncheons, speakers, dances, concerts, Nintendo Wii bowling leagues, card groups, computer classes, etc. Please look at our activities page and calendar for more details.
Q: Do you offer transportation services for residents?
A: Yes. We have a bus that runs five days a week. Residents can count on a safe ride to doctor appointments and to nearby malls. There is no extra charge for this service. Please refer to our Bus Schedule for more details.
Q: Is there a waitlist to get into The Timbers?
A: That depends. Waitlists can vary by floor plan and time of year, so if you have floor plan in mind, it would be in your best interest to tour early so you can procure your first choice. Please contact us to set up a tour.
Q: Is the building staffed 24/7?
A: Absolutely. Safety and convenience are a top priority. Staff are present 24/7 including front desk staff and Home Care aides.
Q: Do you have an age requirement?
A: The Timbers is non-discriminatory, but we suggest residents be age 62 or older.
Q: Is guest and resident parking available?
A: Yes. We have visitor parking lots located in front of the building. Your friends and family members will have no trouble finding a space.