Programs for your personal comfort, safety, enjoyment and enrichment.
At Ecumen Seasons at Apple Valley we take into consideration the whole person—your needs and desires. Our wide selection of programs was developed to allow you to enjoy life on your own terms.
Live 2 B Healthy
Our customized fitness program is a personalized program taught by nationally certified instructors. It helps our residents retain their independence by maintaining their strength and mobility.
Emergency Pendant System
All of our residents receive an inconspicuous, personal, technology-based safety monitoring system pendant. Residents of our Memory Care apartments also receive the added benefit of integrated Notify™ motion sensor technology, which relays silent alerts to caregivers to help keep residents safe and secure.
Academy for Lifelong Learning
Pursue your interests—or gain new ones—through our on-site Academy for Lifelong Learning, with courses led by faculty from Inver Hills Community College.
On-Site Specialty Health Services
Without ever having to leave the comfort of our cozy community, specialty health services and programs conveniently come to you, making it easier to maintain wellness. Services include:
- Primary routine and preventive care services provided by Bluestone Physician Services, the largest provider of residential-based care in the Twin Cities area
- Foot care
- Hearing screenings
- Vision screenings
- Dental checkups
- Rehabilitation services through Aegis Therapies, one of the largest contract rehabilitation companies in the country
This is our nationally recognized Memory Care program developed to replace sedating drugs with sensory stimulation, aromatherapy, massage, cooking, art therapy and more. Awakenings helps to “re-awaken” many residents whose physical and cognitive abilities have been masked by an inappropriate use of antipsychotic drugs.
Our own Ecumen Seasons at Apple Valley bus provides free transportation to community outings, such as lunch and shopping trips. Metro Mobility service is available for a nominal fee to take you to medical and other personally scheduled appointments.