At Crescent Manor in Grafton, MA, we follow a liberal visiting policy. This allows residents and their loved ones with much leeway for interaction and personal communication.
The amenities available at our facility all the more enhance health recovery efforts. Residents successfully cope with anxieties by taking part in activities that help them achieve their health goals.
Recreational staff work closely with the team to ensure each resident's needs are met. All look forward to birthday parties, holiday parties, and planned entertainment. Residents can opt to take part in other activities in the lounge. These activities are not as physically strenuous and can still be counted on to be beneficial to the health of residents. Some other activities include: shopping trips, entertainment, church services, exercise, walking group, and movie Fridays. Residents can also attend adult health day programs.
For better health and quicker recovery, the food choices we make available are developed by our registered dietician and consultant for nutritional issues. Regular and special diets are prepared by our cooking staff in a clean and fully- equipped kitchen.
At our facility, we treat all residents with kindness and dignity. Many of our caring and dedicated employees have been with us for a long time to further enrich our culture with their experience, skills, and knowledge.
A team of psychiatric professionals including a psychiatrist, psychologist, nurse practitioner and psycho-therapist work with interdisciplinary planning, in-services and direct counselling with the resident. When in-patient hospitalization is needed, the contracted team works with our staff to ensure proper placement and quick return to the facility. We also work closely with the Department of Mental Health (DMH).
Two on site state licensed social workers provides ongoing contact with residents, their families all involved agencies. In meeting the psycho-social need of each resident, the social worker assists staff in understanding the residents individuality and maximizing the quality of life and emotional well being of each person. Through referral and resource, the social worker links those eligible for agency services such as D.M.R., D.M.H. and local senior services. Supportive counseling and crisis intervention is available. Discharge planning to appropriate community or agency placements are done as-needed. More information about the facility or a tour may be arranged with the social worker.
Crescent Manor is a member of the Better Business Bureau, the Blackstone Chamber of Commerce, & licensed by the Department of Public Health.