Fairfax Residents

Is the Time Right for Senior Living?

Senior living offers a lifestyle built on amenities and services that will keep your loved one feeling your best. If your loved one is feeling lonely at home or isolated from regular social opportunities, or if living at home is no longer safe or reasonable, senior living can offer the right amount of assistance and socialization. If you are looking for peace of mind, you’ll find quick access to team members round the clock. Our specialized community was designed to support our residents and their family members as they navigate through dementia.

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We’re Here for You

Arbor Terrace Fairfax is operated by The Arbor Company. For more than 30 years, we’ve been dedicated to providing the lifestyle and care seniors need to stay healthy and feel connected. We are passionate about forging meaningful relationships with everyone who steps through our doors and providing a lifestyle that will make healthy aging easier than it is at home. From our engaging activities, to our chef-prepared meals, to our outstanding Wellness Program, you can find a home here. And it’s all backed by our exclusive 60-day satisfaction guarantee.

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It Begins with a Conversation

Finding a senior living community begins by talking about it with other family members and professionals. Your physician may mention the option, your family members may tentatively bring it up, or you may realize that your loved one is no longer safe or happy at home. Our team members are ready to answer your questions at every step of your senior living journey.

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More Affordable Than You May Think

Senior living is likely much more affordable than you may think. When you take into consideration your loved one’s current mortgage, utility bills, landscaping or other home-maintenance costs, and other fees to attend favorite activities or go out to eat, senior living often costs less monthly — and gets your loved one access to so much more! Let us help you discover additional programs, such as veteran’s benefits, that could help offset dementia care costs.

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Making the Most of Your Move

The team at Arbor Terrace will make sure your loved one’s move into their new home goes smoothly. They will feel welcome right away, and it won’t be long before your loved one is settling right into their new routine. Schedule your tour today, as well as a time for you and your loved one to join us for a meal in our dining room. We’d love to have you as our guest and introduce you to some of the people who make Arbor Terrace such a special place.

Options to Meet Your Needs

Arbor Terrace Fairfax is a specialized dementia care community that offers two options: the Bridges neighborhood and the Discovery neighborhood. We provide individualized care and assistance for each level of care, personalized according to the preferences of the seniors who call our community home.

Bridges Neighborhood

A specialized opportunity for seniors living with early stage cognitive decline.

Discovery Neighborhood

Designed especially for seniors living in the moderate stages of Alzheimer’s disease or another type of dementia.

Getting Started FAQs

How are you prepared for COVID-19?

We are focused on everyone’s safety, and have processes and procedures in place to limit exposure and keep the community clean and sanitized. You can read more about our company’s approach to COVID-19 on our coronavirus information page

Please note that the other frequently asked questions on this page were written in a time before the COVID-19 pandemic. We left them here for you so that you can learn about our community under normal circumstances. Some of our procedures have changed in the name of safety due to the pandemic. We will be sure to tell you about how we’re keeping everyone safe when you join us for a virtual tour.

I’m worried about my loved one not knowing anyone. Will they make friends?

There are always friendly faces at Arbor Terrace Fairfax! Our residents tend to become fast friends, and your loved one can meet new friends easily. We’ll encourage them to attend a social program or to simply say hello to a few new people in the halls.

How do I know which type of senior living is best for my loved one?

We’d love to help guide you through that decision. Our team can learn more about your loved one and any challenges or worries you may have before you decide to move. We have years of experience and can confidently lead you in the direction of the senior living option that is best for you.

Arbor Terrace Fairfax is a specialized dementia care community, offering two living options: the Bridges neighborhood and the Discovery neighborhood. Our team is full of compassionate experts who will find the best option for your loved one’s current and future needs.

My loved one is a bit shy. Do they have to attend group programs?

At Arbor Terrace, you always get to make your own decisions! We know everyone has unique personalities and preferences, and our team works hard to develop opportunities everyone will enjoy.  If you don’t see something that seems interesting, tell us! We are always looking for new ideas.

My loved one has a special diet. Can they still eat in the dining room?

Our chefs are trained and prepared to offer a variety of entree options for any diet. Our dining team strives to cook healthy meals with very little added sugar and no added salt — but with plenty of flavor! We cater to many different tastes and dietary needs, and will work hard to help your loved one meet their health goals.

How do I schedule a tour?

We’d love to meet you and your loved one to show you what life is like inside Arbor Terrace! Call our team to schedule a tour or to set up a time to join in on an activity or a meal. We would love to introduce you to some of the residents and staff that make Arbor Terrace so special.

Is there a buy-in fee?

You won’t have to worry about a buy-in fee when you choose Arbor Terrace Fairfax. Instead, you pay for the services you need when you need them, month by month.

Can my loved one come and go as they please?

For the safety of all our residents, our Bridges and Discovery neighborhoods are secured. However, residents can certainly enjoy time away from the community if they are accompanied by a staff member, family member, or friend.

Are meals included?

Both neighborhoods feature three chef-prepared meals each day in our social dining rooms so that you can enjoy meals with your friends and neighbors. Want to share your meal experience with family members or friends? We’d love to serve them as well. 

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Finding a Safe and Comfortable Senior Living Community

There are many options when it comes to senior care and it is important to find the right one for you or your loved one. With this guide, you can learn what qualities make a senior living community safe and comfortable.

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