Get In Touch With Us I'd Like to... *Speak with a Community DirectorSchedule a TourRequest a Brochure Awards Previous Slide Next Slide 5851 Gray Market Drive, Lake Charles, LA 70605 (337) 313-0162 Request a Brochure Schedule a Visit Below is a list of questions and answers to help prospective residents and their loved ones learn more about our Independent Living facility. If you have specific questions that are not addressed here, please Contact Us for more information. What is included in Independent Living in Lake Charles, LA? Is The Verandah in Lake Charles a Licensed Independent Living Facility? What type of activities and amenities are included with Independent Living in Lake Charles? How does Independent Living in Lake Charles differ from a nursing home? How much does independent living cost in Lake Charles? What is included in the monthly rent at your Lake Charles independent living facility? Is independent living the same as assisted living? Do you offer both in Lake Charles? Is your Lake Charles independent living community covered by insurance? Can I speak with current The Verandah residents if I tour your Lake Charles facility? Can I visit your Lake Charles independent living facility anytime? What reasons might a Lake Charles independent living resident be discharged? How does The Verandah determine if my needs change as a independent living resident? Will I be forced to leave? What information does The Verandah require for independent living applicants to provide prior to moving in? Are your independent living apartments in Lake Charles private or semi-private? What is The Verandah’s pet policy for independent living? Do you provide an activities calendar for Lake Charles independent living residents? Who lives at your independent living facility in Lake Charles? What are my options at The Verandah if my spouse or partner requires a higher degree of care other than independent living? What type of food options do you offer independent living residents in Lake Charles? How does independent living at The Verandah help me maintain my freedom and autonomy? How does your Lake Charles independent living facility keep residents safe? Does The Verandah offer transportation around the local Lake Charles area for independent living residents? Does The Verandah coordinate local health care (if needed) in the Lake Charles area for independent living residents? How is your Lake Charles independent living community managed?