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Welcome to Avamere at Sherwood

 
Avamere at Sherwood is conveniently located off Highway 99W – close to shops, restaurants and Langer Park. Residents of Washington County and surrounding communities continue to choose our specialized Assisted Living and Memory Care and entrust us with the needs of loved ones for over 15 years. Our beautiful campus offers an assortment of 55 comfortable housing arrangements in our spacious assisted living apartments. Private studio, one and two bedroom apartments are equipped with individually controlled heating and air conditioning, full-size refrigerators and microwaves for complete comfort and independence.

 

Avamere at Sherwood is actively involved in the local community. We host a monthly ice cream social at the Sherwood Senior Center and are involved in the Oregon Alzheimer’s Association. Through our partnership with Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center, a nationally awarded and recognized hospital, we have created an atmosphere of trust, support, and quality outcomes when residents are transferred to us for acute care services. It is our mission to provide compassionate retirement living that honors each resident’s unique history.

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Monument Sign
Monument Sign

Our comprehensive assisted living and senior care services allow our residents to enjoy as much independence and activity as they would like, with the comfort of knowing on-site health care and personal assistance is there when they most need it.

Maybe you or a loved one simply doesn’t have the desire or physical strength to clean the house anymore, rake leaves in the yard or deal with one more plumbing problem. Our caring and trained staff will step in and handle all those mundane chores for you. And more importantly, Avamere at Sherwood honors your individuality. We provide private assisted living services and a comprehensive activities calendar, so you can pursue interests most dear to you.

Residents enjoy morning exercise classes several times a week. In addition, we offer an occasional afternoon exercise class as well for our residents that enjoy sleeping in. We relish a flexible schedule as much as you. With our mission to enhance the life of every person we serve, we take a multi-faceted approach to meeting the needs and desires of our residents.

The assisted living apartment building has 24-hour services available to residents. A licensed nurse is present in the community during the weekdays and is only a phone call away for consultation at any time.

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Memory Care Courtyard
Memory Care Courtyard

Residents in our 24-bed Alzheimer’s/Memory Care neighborhood are assisted 24-hours-a-day by nationally certified caregivers under the direction of a licensed nurse. Memory care rooms are shared suites that allow residents to have a personal area with a communal private bathroom equipped with an easily accessible oversized shower, individually controlled heating and air conditioning.

On the first Wednesday of every month, we offer to the families of residents and the community an Alzheimer’s/Dementia Support Group. This is a great way to gain a better understanding of the Dementia process. We are here to help those afflicted with Alzheimer’s in Sherwood through compassionate care.

Because dementia and Alzheimer’s affects one’s memory and thinking skills, Avamere at Sherwood dementia care team coaches residents in a kind and compassionate way that presents clues from resident’s previous lifestyle. They also closely monitor and manage behavior changes, so residents can stay involved with daily activities and be “present” for each new day.

Furthermore, we strive to:

  • Ease stressful situations by keeping to daily routines and having similar staff schedules
  • Be alert to “sundowning,” when some memory care residents become more anxious during nighttime hours
  • Provide safe areas for wandering and exploring
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Private Dining Room
Private Dining Room

Avamere at Sherwood is dedicated to supporting the senior healthcare needs of the surrounding community. Families providing care for loved ones with mental health issues, such as dementia or Alzheimer’s, have continuously chosen us to care for loved ones on a short term basis. Our Senior Respite Care services are specially tailored to give families a well-deserved break from providing the compassionate daily care their loved one requires.

Avamere at Sherwood is proud to provide short-term respite stays at a nightly fee. This is ideal for family caregivers who may need a few days or weeks off. We will work closely with your loved one’s primary care physician to help continue the care they deserve.

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Lobby
Lobby

Your life is our commitment at Avamere at Sherwood. We know your life extends well beyond the care you may need or the independent lifestyle you maintain. That is why we offer a comprehensive package of senior living amenities that aim to enhance your life. Below is a list of just a few of the amenities we offer. Contact us anytime to learn more.

  • Free Wi-Fi – a great way for our residents that are tech savvy to stay in touch with their loved ones.
  • Netflix – a wonderful opportunity for our residents to socialize in the TV lounge area while enjoying a classic movie.
  • 24-Hour Snack /Juice Bar – residents are encouraged to help themselves any time of the day to juices, coffee, and snacks.
  • Outdoor Patio – covered or uncovered (depending on the sometimes rainy Oregon weather) is a great way for our residents to enjoy the outdoors.
  • 15-Passenger Courtesy Van – residents can schedule doctor appointments on Mondays as well as non-medical outings in the community.
  • Oregonian Delivery – keeps our residents up-to-date with current events.
  • Private Dining Room – residents are encouraged to reserve for any special event that they would like.
  • Beauty Salon – in-house with affordable pricing.
  • Spa Tub – available anytime for our residents to have a relaxing bath.
  • Tigard Family Dental – dental appointments done in house quarterly or as needed.
  • Scriver mobile lab and medical imaging – in-house lab draws and mobile imaging done daily.
  • Hearing Aid and Eye Glass clinic done monthly.
  • Walker / Wheelchair assessment clinic.
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Address:

16500 Century Drive
Sherwood, OR 97140
 
P: 503-625-7333

F: 503-625-6565
 

NEWS & EVENTS

Avamere at Sherwood is a senior living community active in our local community.  Visit our news section to learn about the latest stories and events affecting seniors in the Sherwood Oregon area.

 

The Avamere Family of Companies

 

The mission of the Avamere Family of Companies is to enhance the life of every person we serve. Our comprehensive continuum of post-acute care and senior living settings help seniors with a range of health care needs and post-retirement options. When approaching the unique care needs and living situations of the individuals we serve, we strive to provide the guidance and services to stay comfortably in the residence of their choice. Explore our website to learn about our commitment to you.

OUR STORY

The Avamere Family of Companies was established in 1995 with the rehabilitation of a single skilled nursing facility. Now, our services help individuals in hundreds of locations across 15 states.

 

LEADERSHIP

For over 25 years, the Avamere Family of Companies’ core leadership team has worked to improve and expand post-acute services and senior living options locally and nationally.
 

Mission and Core Values

 

To Enhance the Life of Every Person We Serve

  • Integrity above all else
  • Passion for the quality of people’s lives
  • Quality that is obvious
  • Innovation, not emulation
  • A culture of trust and respect
  • Reaching to learn, grow and embrace change
  • Teamwork, camaraderie and fun

16500 Century Drive
Sherwood, OR 97140
 
P: 503-625-7333

F: 503-625-6565

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