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    Cardinal Court Assisted Living & Memory Care

    An all-inclusive, custom Assisted Living, Alzheimer’s & Memory Care Facility in Strongsville, OH for your loved one!

    Cardinal Court is not just an assisted living and memory care facility, we are an expert team focused on improving the lives of seniors. Located in Strongsville, Ohio, a vibrant suburb of Cleveland, we are pleased to offer small town charm close to big city life. Cardinal Court offers all-inclusive assisted living, traditional assisted living, and memory care services. We combine a warm and comfortable lifestyle with Person-Centered care and a Life Enrichment Program based on Sunshine’s Six Pillars of Wellness: physical engagement, sensory stimulation, spiritual support, social connection, intellectual discovery, and emotional expression. Our goal is to make your loved one feel at home from the moment they enter our doors and to provide an environment that cultivates healthy living, honors choices, respects dignity, and improves overall quality of life. You can rest easy knowing that your loved one is taken care of day and night at Cardinal Court.

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    Thank you to the team at Cardinal Court that helped to transition my mom during this time. Time, patience and compassion were part of the transition. Grateful she's safe and cared for while, we can't get there to see her.

    — Laura Morris

    Good care, classy place, really helpful for anyone who needs advice with their loved ones with dementia, and they've got a friendly staff.

    — Josie Winfery

    Strong management team that leads by example and participation in the daily care of the residents. Meals are pleasant, carefully planned, and individualized for each resident. Activities are plentiful and conducted with joy and enthusiasm. Jason keeps the facility in immaculate condition. The staff is really caring and good at managing the physical and emotional needs of the residents. Good communication with families. A really wonderful group who helped us when we needed it. Highly recommended.

    — Laura Ashmun

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    Cardinal Court offers world-class services and amenities:

    Our building is outfitted with ionized air filtering to remove viruses, bacteria, and other particulates from the air so that you can breathe easy. New residents are admitted after providing a negative COVID-19 test result. Our virus mitigation protocols include personal protective gear, sanitizer stations at all traffic areas, and cleaning throughout the community multiple times per day.

    Our Memory Care Life Enrichment Program is designed to honor the memories and experiences of our residents by providing physical engagement, spiritual support, sensory stimulation, social connections, intellectual discovery, and emotional expression. The program includes:

    • Sensory & VR Therapy: Stimulating the senses can produce a calming effect and in some cases help bring back memories
    • Music Therapy: Era-specific music to bring back fond memories and decrease anxiety
    • Aroma Therapy: Smells reminiscent from childhood such as home-baked cookies and fresh baked bread
    • Validation Techniques: Words are powerful and our residents are encouraged to give and receive positive feedback
    • Socialization: Residents and staff all enjoy time together each day in both large and small groups in safe settings to combat feelings of loneliness and isolation
    • Health & Wellness: Providing activities that promote residents’ physicality help to curb agitation, wandering and sleeplessness, while intellectual activities encourage learning and participating in both new and familiar hobbies
    • Spiritual Support: Music, discussion, prayer, affirmations, nature and other diverse means of spiritual support provides comfort and familiar purpose
    • Life Skills Stations: Miniature kitchens, faux engines, and mailboxes are among the many real-life scenarios and work the residents did in their youth
    • And much more!

    Our Person-Centered Care approach focuses on our residents’ needs, while our Active Living Programs allow them to live life to their fullest capability. Our residents feel at home in Cardinal Court because our approach is based on the residents’ lifetime routine, not ours. Additionally, we provide health monitoring, medication management, assistance with dressing, bathing, grooming, and oral care.

    Our community’s leadership team includes our Executive Director, Health Services Director, and Life Enrichment Director. Our passionate and dedicated team of skilled professionals offers exceptional support for our residents’ needs, including physical, social, emotional, and cognitive needs, through engaging daily activities.

    We have a certified Life Enrichment Director leading engaging daily activities, weekly on-site social events, and fun cultural excursions as part of a researched-backed health and wellness program.

    It’s easy to become spoiled with our 24/7 Dining Experience. We go beyond all-day dining so you can enjoy gourmet food prepared from the freshest ingredients by our Executive Chef and team of professionals any time of day or night. Since our quality of food and service must be experienced, we invite you to join us for lunch or dinner. Our chef is trained and happy to accommodate residents with dietary needs due to various health restrictions, such as low gluten and sugar-free diets, and much more.

    Our daily menu also incorporates foods from the Rush University Medical Center MIND diet that fosters brain health. Our goal is that the MIND diet, in conjunction with our many Memory Care programs, will help hold off memory issues for as long as possible. Entrees are served on colored plates to stimulate appetite, and a server greets each resident individually with multiple daily menu choices. Learn more about our Memory Care dining program and the MIND diet.

    Sensory stimulation is the activation of one or more of the five senses (taste, smell, vision, hearing, and touch) with the goal of evoking positive feelings. This innovative therapy can reduce tension, agitation, anxiety, depression, and anger which are common behavioral side effects in seniors suffering from Alzheimer’s and other dementias. By planning meaningful, stimulating activities and considering our residents’ unique interests, we can create personal experiences in our custom Sensory Spas and make a significant difference in our residents’ lives.

    Our state-of-the-art Virtual Reality Therapy enables residents to explore bucket list journeys and experiences they’ve always wanted to complete, all within the comfort of our community. With VR Therapy, your loved one can explore the Caribbean sea and virtually scuba dive with sting rays, or discover an untapped passion for music with VR first row seats to the New York Metropolitan Opera House. Whether it’s travel or new experiences your loved one seeks, our new, groundbreaking therapy can make almost any adventure dreams a virtual reality.

    Cardinal Court is close to Southwest General Strongsville Hospital, SouthPark Shopping Mall, and Bonnie Park.

    Our many secured walking paths and well-tended, enclosed gardens encourage a daily stroll. Residents can feel safe while enjoying the outdoor environment with a patio that features comfortable benches and beautiful views.

    Whether you’re going away on business, planning a vacation, or simply need a break from caregiving, respite care at Cardinal Court is the perfect solution for providing your loved one with the Person-Centered Care that they need. Our safe, nurturing environment and professional staff will support the wellness needs of your loved one. Take advantage of the full amenities of our community; your loved one can rest while socializing with team members and other residents and you’ll have peace of mind knowing each suite features its own emergency response system. Contact us today to learn about the various levels of care available to our respite and short-term stay residents.

    To alleviate the stress involved with such a life-altering change, Sunshine Retirement Living Communities have partnered with trusted national moving company, northAmerican, to institute a senior-specific program that lessens the strain associated with moving. To learn more about this moving program, click here.

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    Our one-time community fee helps fund expenses incurred in making your loved one’s suite move-in ready and keeping the community beautiful and comfortable for all our residents. There are no upfront buy-in fees to reserve future higher levels of care or long-term contracts. Cost of care may increase or decrease as a resident’s needs change and is subject to change due to periodic and transparent assessments completed by onsite nursing staff and partnered caregivers.

    Cardinal Court – Facility ID: 2779R

    Through Sunshine Retirement Living’s partnership with eHealth, residents can research, compare and enroll in Medicare insurance plans that cover their doctors and prescription drugs. Residents can shop online or speak to one of eHealth’s licensed insurance agents over the phone by calling (440) 876-0029 (TTY 711) or explore options online – click here. There is never a cost to speak to an agent, and you are under no obligation to enroll in a health plan. eHealth’s mission is to help people find coverage that works for their personal needs.

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    Resident Activities at Cardinal Court

    Weekly Physical Activities

    Every Tuesday

    – 10:30am | Armchair Yoga
    – 6:00pm | Courtyard Ball Toss

    Every Wednesday

    – 10:30am | Strength Training
    – 6:00pm | Horse Shoes

    Every Friday

    – 1:15pm | Nature Craft: Leaf Pressing and Stained Glass
    – 6:00pm | Volleyball


    – First and third Monday 6:30pm | Therapy Dog Visit
    – First Thursday 3:00pm | Trip to deliver Dog Biscuits to Animal Care Clinic
    – First Friday 3:00pm | Dance Social

    Weekly Mental Activities

    Every Sunday

    – 10:15am | Communion
    – 3:00pm | Gardening

    Every Monday

    – 1:15am | Daily Chronicles and Devotional Readings
    – 3:00pm | Crafts for a Cause: Dog Biscuit Making

    Every Thursday

    – 11:00am | Musical Hymns
    – 6:00pm | Corn Hole Game

    Every Saturday

    – 10:30am | Fitness Class
    – 3:00pm | Movie and Manicures

    View our full monthly calendar here opens a new window or call today &

    learn more about our various daily activities: (440) 876-0029

    Cardinal Court - Strongsville, Ohio Senior Apartments

    Why Cardinal Court is the Right Place For Your Loved One

    Cardinal Court is more than just an assisted living facility- we do everything we can for our residents to view the center as their home. Our location is perfect for many people, and we ensure the environment improves our residents’ quality of life.

    Overall, our rooms are designed to respect the privacy of those living in them. We include several safety features so that our residents can access our team whenever they need assistance. If your loved one wants to stay independent while living at our center, we provide them with everything that they need to do just that.

    If you need to find reliable housing and living assistance for your senior loved ones, we are here for you. Our team also has the training, experience, and resources needed to provide care for Alzheimer’s and memory issues.

    The Setting

    The Cardinal Court facility is located near Cleveland, offering a suburb setting. This placement means many hospitals, specialty centers, shops, and parks near the facility. Our team encourages the residents to enjoy nature in the surrounding areas.

    If your loved one spent their life living in one of the nearby big cities, Cardinal Court would be a much-needed change of pace for them. We provide a relaxing atmosphere- which is very different from the bustling city life.

    Cardinal Court is a professional, welcoming, and caring setting. We always ensure that your loved one’s surroundings encourage them to socialize and work on their hobbies. Plus, we make sure the environment is able to better their physical and emotional health.

    The Services

    Cardinal Court offers a wide selection of activities for your loved ones to take part in. There are fitness activities, crafting times, social events, and plenty more for them to do. We also offer outdoor games and have well-kept walking paths outside of the facility.

    If you want to learn more about the activities we have planned, be sure to read the schedule above. We offer Armchair Yoga, a monthly social dance, and plenty more. Our creative activity director always ensures that the planned events are suitable for seniors. That way, they can enjoy themselves with each activity.

    Finally, we also make occasional field trips with our residents. If they would like to participate, we travel to nearby areas and spend the day there. These trips can vary, so if you are interested, be sure to ask us about the next one we are planning.

    Let Us Help You!

    We understand that choosing a living center for your loved ones is hard. We are here to assist you throughout the entire process. If you would like to schedule a tour with us, be sure to call us at (440) 876-0029 or fill out the email contact form.

    Our team will answer all of your questions, so do not hesitate to ask us about the small details. We want you to feel confident in Cardinal Court- so we offer you all the information you want. Be sure to plan a tour with us so you can see the grounds and the available rooms.

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    Cardinal Court Assisted Living & Memory Care

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