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Avista Downtown Mesa

Welcome To the Best Senior Independent & Assisted Living Community In Mesa AZ

Avista Mesa is an assisted living community nestled in the center of a quiet, tree-lined neighborhood right in the heart of Mesa’s historic district. It’s located directly across the street from the Mesa Active Adult Center and within close walking distance of museums, shops, and cafes. But location isn’t the only reason to choose Avista in Downtown Mesa.  Our location is also convenient to Tempe and Mesa Grande.

Locally owned and operated, this community offers an individualized, caring approach for both independent and assisted living in Mesa, AZ. A true sense of family permeates throughout this community. With 92 apartments, the senior living community is small enough so every staff member intimately knows each resident, yet we are also large enough to offer a myriad of services and amenities each day.

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LIVE AN EXCEPTIONAL LIFE AT AVISTA SENIOR & ASSISTED LIVING DOWNTOWN MESA

Your senior years should be about creating the life you want. Get involved, volunteer, and share your life with those around you.

CREATE PURPOSE

Find joy and connection. With friends and activities readily available, you can always find something to do and someone to spend time with.

BE SOCIAL

Let us take care of the hassle. You won’t have to worry about housekeeping, grocery shopping, cooking or yard maintenance - ever again! Have peace of mind knowing that help is always there.

LIVE STRESS FREE

Live a life worth celebrating! From ice cream parties to movie nights, we know how to have fun. We also have plenty of space for your extended family to visit and celebrate with you.

HAVE FUN

KEEP UP WITH US

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Avista is the best. I should know I live here lived here for 6 years and it's the best place all around the area to live. I hope you have a chance to come by and see us.

The week that holds Valentine's Day also held a lot of love given and received: to ourselves, each other, our loved ones, and our community. Thank you to our lovely residents at Avista, you deserve all the love year round. And thank you to our friends at the Mesa Public Library, Oak Street Health, and MGT, for doing so much to make our seniors feel loved. ... See MoreSee Less

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Good neighbor alert🩷🩷🩷 Frank from Novel Ice Cream in Mesa, saw a man outside the shop in his power chair that was out of power. He helped push him all the way home and we just want to thank you from the bottom of our hearts! Thank you again, Frank! Must be really good vibes in that ice cream shop✨️🙌 ... See MoreSee Less

Today Avista Senior Living Downtown Mesa honors the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. May we continue to pursue Dr. King's God-given dream for our nation and love for one another.

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AMENITIES AND HIGHLIGHTS

  • Housekeeping and laundry services
  • Close to Mesa Active Adult Center
  • Private porches and balconies on every apartment
  • Two bedroom Casitas w Private Courtyards
  • Utilities and basic cable included, except phone
  • On-site services such as podiatry, dental, hearing, x-rays, etc.
  • ALTCS approved community
  • Licensed nurse oversight
  • Cable, internet, and WiFi included
  • Maintenance service
  • Laundry and linen service
  • Weekly housekeeping Amenities
  • Delicious dining options
  • Social and activity programs
  • Beautiful, historic location
  • Proximity to fun community events
  • Easy access to museums and shopping
  • Shaded outdoor area
  • Individual room thermostat control
  • Wheelchair accessible
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  • Housekeeping and laundry services
  • Close to Mesa Active Adult Center
  • Private porches and balconies on every apartment
  • Two bedroom casitas with private courtyards
  • On-site services such as podiatry, dental, hearing, x-rays, etc.
  • ALTCS approved community
  • Licensed nurse oversight
  • Cable, internet, and WiFi included
  • Maintenance service
  • Social and activity programs
  • Beautiful, historic location
  • Proximity to fun community events
  • Easy access to museums and shopping
  • Shaded outdoor area
  • Individual room thermostat control
  • Wheelchair accessible
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WHERE KINDNESS COUNTS

At Avista Assisted Living in Downtown Mesa, we have a true sense of family. We focus on supporting our residents, their families, and our employees as if they were our own.

Whether you are just beginning your search for senior living options in the area or are ready to find the right location for your loved one, we would be honored to be your trusted resource as you explore what’s best for your specific situation.

Avista Downtown Mesa dedicates itself to making a meaningful difference in the lives of our residents and their families. Our community offers an individualized caring approach to each of our unique residents. Our commitment to the highest quality of care makes our community the best fit for your loved one.

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BENEFITS OF ASSISTED LIVING

Finding the right assisted living facility takes time, and you need to be prepared to make a move in advance. The following benefits to assisted living can help you and your family members look forward to your next chapter in life.

SHARE A MEAL WITH US

We take great pride in our Dining Program at Avista Senior Living. Our Dining Services Directors lead trained team members who enjoy culinary arts and love to serve our residents. We provide three delicious meals throughout the day, and our team can accommodate a variety of specific dietary needs. Whether it’s a made-to-order breakfast or the many options offered daily, variety is readily available and our servers deliver a smile to each table.

Our residents look forward to each meal not only for the delicious food, but for the time to gather with friends. We love having family and friends dine with us, especially on festive occasions such as birthdays and holidays. Prospective residents are invited to enjoy a complimentary meal when visiting any of our Avista communities!

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ACTIVITIES

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At Avista, we understand that an active lifestyle is healthy for mind and body. Also, wholesome interaction with others promotes feelings of belonging and friendship. Our activities are tailored to the interests, wants, and needs of our residents. With input from our residents, the Activity Directors coordinate and lead a full calendar of activities at each of our Avista communities. Also, the Mesa Active Adult Center is right across the street and offers additional opportunities within close proximity to remain engaged!

SURROUNDING AREA

Nestled in the center of a quiet, tree-lined neighborhood, right in the heart of Mesa’s historic district is Avista Senior Living Historic Downtown Mesa (“Avista Mesa”). This community sits directly across the street from the Mesa Active Adult Center and within close walking distance of museums, shops, cafes, and all downtown Mesa has to offer.

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Contact us to learn more about our community and see what floor plans we have available. If independent or assisted living is not the right type of care for your loved one, other senior housing options in the Avista Senior Living network could offer your family member the level of care they need, including memory care and skilled nursing communities.

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You've Got Questions? We've Got Answers!

General Senior Care Questions

We offer a range of services and amenities, including personal care services, medication management, and communal dining. We also provide opportunities for socialization, exercise classes, and outings, as well as memory care services for residents living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.

We offer a variety of activities and events for residents to enjoy, including exercise classes, games, movie nights, and outings to local attractions like Red Mountain Park. Our activities are designed to promote social interaction and engage residents in meaningful ways.

At Avista, we pride ourselves on providing high-quality services and personalized attention to each resident. Our staff-to-resident ratio varies depending on the care required, but we ensure that all residents receive the attention and care they need.

Our staff members are highly trained and qualified, and we conduct thorough background checks and screenings to ensure the safety and well-being of our residents. We also provide ongoing training and education to our staff members to ensure that they are up to date on the latest care techniques and practices.

We conduct an initial assessment of each resident’s needs and preferences, and we work closely with family members and healthcare providers to create a personalized care plan that addresses specific needs and goals.

We have licensed nurses and other medical professionals on staff to manage medications and provide medical care as needed.

Yes. We encourage residents to bring their own furniture and belongings to make their senior living space feel more like home.

We welcome visitors, including family and friends, and we have flexible visiting hours to accommodate different schedules. However, we do have some guidelines in place to ensure the safety and well-being of our residents. Contact us to learn more about our visitor guidelines.

We have flexible visiting hours, and guests are welcome to come at any time as long as they respect the privacy and needs of our residents.

We have a range of safety and security measures in place, including 24-hour staff availability, secure entrances and exits, and emergency call systems.

We have a pet-friendly policy, and we welcome well-behaved pets as long as they are not a danger to other residents or staff members.

We provide restaurant-style dining, where residents can choose from a variety of menu options. Residents can enjoy making new friends in our dining room.

We provide transportation services for residents to attend medical appointments and go grocery shopping, as well as to complete other local errands.

Our apartments are spacious and comfortable, and residents can choose from a range of different floorplans to suit their individual needs and preferences.

Yes, we offer cleaning services for all residents. Our team will take care of your housekeeping needs, including cleaning your apartment, changing linens, and doing laundry.

We believe that Avista Downtown Mesa is the best choice for you or your loved one because we offer different levels of care that cater each resident’s individual needs. Our caring staff is dedicated to ensuring that all residents feel comfortable and safe while they enjoy a high quality of life. We offer personalized care plans, engaging activities, and amenities that are tailored to our residents’ preferences and needs.

At Avista, we offer Independent Living & Assisted Living only.

We accept residents from all nearby cities, including Tempe, Chandler, Gilbert, Scottsdale, and Apache Junction, as well as from any other city. We also have a location in Phoenix, Arizona.

Our reviews are extremely positive; we are proud to have a high satisfaction rating among our residents and their families. Our senior living community has received many five-star ratings for our dedication, staff friendliness, and the quality of our amenities and services. You can see some of our reviews on our Google Listing.

Our staff is dedicated to providing the highest level of care and services to our residents. We have a team of experienced professionals who are passionate about caring for older adults and who go above and beyond to ensure that our residents are comfortable, safe, and happy.

To get more information about our senior living community, we recommend scheduling a tour with us. During the tour, you can see our community in person and get a better sense of our amenities, services, and the overall environment. You can also speak with our staff and ask any questions you may have about our community.

If you decide to move into our community, our staff will work closely with you to ensure a smooth transition. We will assess your needs and create a personalized care plan to ensure that all of your needs are met. We will also help you with the paperwork and logistics of moving in, and we will be there to answer any questions or concerns you may have.

Assisted Living Questions

Assisted living (AL) is a type of care for older adults who need help with activities of daily living (ADLs), such as bathing and dressing. Residents usually live in private apartments or rooms within a care community and receive personalized services based on their individual needs.

To qualify for AL, you must be at least 18 years old and require help with ADLs. Some locations may also have additional requirements, such as a certain care needs or medical conditions.

The average cost of assisted living in Mesa, AZ is around $3,750 to $5,000 per month. However, pricing can vary depending on the level of care needed, location, and amenities offered. At Avista, pricing varies depending on services rendered and the specific needs of each resident.

At Avista, the assisted living includes a range of services and amenities, such as delicious meals, housekeeping, transportation, activities, and unrestricted access to services. We strive to provide a comprehensive and personalized approach to care, tailored to meet each resident’s unique needs.

Medicare typically does not cover the long-term cost of AL at Avista or any other eldercare facility. However, depending on the resident’s insurance and specific circumstances, some costs associated with AL may be covered. Our team can help residents and their families explore their options and navigate insurance coverage.

Assisted living is typically for aging adults who need help with daily activities but do not require skilled nursing care. Nursing homes (skilled nursing care facilities), on the other hand, provide around-the-clock medical care for residents who require more advanced treatment.

The pros of living in an ALF include access to 24-hour care, assistance with daily tasks, social events, and amenities such as meals and housekeeping. The cons may include the cost of care, adapting to a new living environment, and the loss of privacy and independence. However, the benefits of assisted living often outweigh the negatives for those who need the care and support.

At Avista, we cater to individuals who need some level of assistance with their daily activities but do not require the level of medical care provided by a nursing home. Our residents are typically aging adults who value their independence but require assistance with tasks such as medication management, dressing, bathing, and meal preparation. Our community is also a great fit for those who want to enjoy social gatherings and connect with others in their age group.

At Avista, we have a dedicated team of professionals who work together to ensure that everything runs smoothly. However, our management team ultimately holds the responsibility for overseeing and managing all aspects of the facility’s operations.

 Our caregivers are responsible for providing individualized care to each resident. Their duties may include helping with activities of daily living, such as bathing, dressing, and grooming, administering medications, assisting with mobility, and providing emotional support. They also work closely with other healthcare professionals to ensure that each resident’s medical needs are met. At Avista, our team members are dedicated to providing compassionate and personalized care to each of our residents.

At Avista, we strive to create a safe and comfortable living environment for our residents. To ensure the safety of our residents, we have certain guidelines in place regarding items that are not allowed in our facility. These items include weapons, drugs, alcohol, hazardous chemicals, and any items that pose a risk to the health and safety of our residents. We have a list of prohibited items that we provide to our residents and their families to ensure that everyone is aware of our policies.

There are several reasons why Avista is the best choice for many families.

Firstly, we offer a wide range of services and amenities to meet the unique needs and preferences of our residents. These include nutritious meals, transportation, housekeeping, laundry, social and recreational activities, and access to medical care.

Secondly, our staff is highly trained and dedicated to providing compassionate care and support to our residents, ensuring that they feel safe, comfortable, and valued.

Thirdly, our community is designed to promote independence, socialization, and a sense of belonging, with comfortable and well-appointed living spaces and common areas.

Finally, we have a proven track record of providing exceptional care and satisfaction to our residents and their families, making us a trusted and reliable choice for AL services.

Independent living Questions

Independent living (IL) is a type of community that allows aging adults to live independently in a community with other seniors while still having access to amenities, services, and social events.

Senior living is an umbrella term that includes all types of living arrangements and services designed for aging adults. IL is a specific type of senior living that provides seniors with the freedom to live independently, but with access to amenities, services, and social activities.

The advantages of IL include the opportunity to maintain an active and engaged lifestyle, the ability to live independently while also having access to support and assistance as needed, and the opportunity to form friendships and social connections with other residents.

The cost of IL in AZ varies depending on the location and the type of community. On average, the cost ranges from $1,500 to $4,000 per month. The average monthly cost for IL in AZ is around $2,500 per month.

Five benefits of IL include the opportunity for a maintenance-free lifestyle, access to social activities and events, the freedom to travel and come and go as one pleases, increased safety and security, and access to on-site amenities such as fitness centers, swimming pools, and restaurants.

The average age of individuals in a retirement home can vary, but it is typically around 80 years old.

Yes, many senior citizens are able to live alone and maintain their independence. However, it is important to consider the individual’s physical and cognitive abilities, as well as their social and emotional well-being.

When you can’t care for an aging loved one, you can explore various care options, such as ALFs, memory care communities, skilled nursing care homes, home care, or IL communities. It’s important to consider their specific level of needs, preferences, and budget when making a decision. You can also seek guidance from a healthcare professional or an eldercare advisor.

The next steps for learning more about our community include scheduling a tour, speaking with current residents, reviewing the community’s website and brochures, and meeting with staff members to discuss any questions or concerns.

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