Senior Care Decision Guide

Tools and Resources to Empower You To Choose the Ideal Senior Living Option for You or Your Loved One
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As the Executive Director of the award-winning Gardens on Quail community here in Arvada, I am honored to present our Decision Guide, a comprehensive resource designed to bring clarity and confidence to your journey in selecting the right elder care community for your specific needs.

Choosing the perfect community can feel overwhelming, but we are here to provide valuable resources that will guide you every step of the way.

Within these pages you will find an array of resources that cover demystifying different types of care to providing guidance on transitioning into an elder care community, leading you towards the right path and helping you navigate the complexities of the decision-making process.

By utilizing our resources, you will gain a deeper understanding of the care options available, uncover essential checklists for community visits, explore the unique offerings of The Gardens on Quail, and access expert advice from our dedicated team. We are here to offer personalized support and ensure that you have all the tools necessary to make confident, well-informed choices.

Feel free to reach out to us with any questions or inquiries. We are honored to be considered as your trusted partner in this important decision, and we look forward to the opportunity to serve your family and provide the exceptional care your loved one deserves.

Warm regards,
Leigh Boney
Executive Director
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Level of Care Quiz

A Level of Care Quiz based on needs for daily activities to help individuals determine their appropriate level of care
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Free Community Comparison Guide

This printout empowers you to easily compare essential details of different care communities, including contact info, levels of care, amenities, and more to make the best choice.
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Essential Checklist for Community Visits

This checklist is designed to assist you in making the most of your community visits, ensuring you cover all the essential aspects and ask the right questions.
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Decision Guide

Understanding Elder Care

Understanding the Spectrum of Care

- Assisted Living: Fostering Independence with a Helping Hand
- Independent Plus: The Sweet Spot Between Freedom and Support  
- Memory Care: Compassionate Support for Loved Ones with Dementia or Alzheimer's

Discussing Elder Care: How to Start the Conversation with Your Loved One

The Team Behind the Care: Understanding Staffing in Assisted Living, Independent Plus, and Memory Care