FAQs Silvercrest Corporate
SilverCrest Frequently Asked Questions
SilverCrest Properties, LLC, founded in 1986, by Michael F. Gould who is currently President and CEO, is a privately-owned senior housing management and development company. Through Mr. Gould’s strategic vision, SilverCrest has grown into a strong regional provider of senior housing with exceptional service. Today SilverCrest has become a company comprised of over 550 employees and 8 different properties presently under management in two states.
Our growth and expertise are in all levels of senior housing and we are proud to have been a part of the pioneering of this niche market since 1986. Over the years, SilverCrest has established a focus in “Wellness” for its residents that continues to set itself apart from the competition.
SilverCrest prides itself in maintaining a dedicated staff that makes a difference in the lives of the seniors we service by practicing our Core Values of R.E.S.P.E.C.T. which is an acronym that stands for the following:
- R – Resident First
- E – Equity
- S – Safety and Security
- P – Professionalism
- E – Enriching Lives, Energy and Enthusiasm
- C – Community
- T – Team Work
Through this Resident First mindset, SilverCrest continues to develop and manage “Senior Communities of Excellence” that focuses on our resident’s total health through its Wellness Centers in key communities.
Our focus on Wellness is not just a tagline or something we put on our flyers. It’s woven into the programs, services, amenities, and budget in our communities. From fully staffed Wellness Centers to State-of-the-Art equipment, Heated Therapy Pools, Wellness Coordinators and more. We stand out in this Minnesota market of senior living providers.
At SilverCrest Properties, we provide a full spectrum of care options within SilverCare in Minnesota and in Converse, TX (near San Antonio). We have Assisted Living, Enhanced Assisted Living, Reflections Dementia Care, Respite Care and additional Support Services including partnerships with leading physical therapy companies, on-site Physician agencies, podiatrists and hospice providers to all you access to the highest quality care in the comfort of your own home.
Our costs vary depending on the market that the community resides in, the style and size of apartment, services, or care that the resident is receiving. We are completely transparent with our costs, and everything is provided in the initial tour and meeting at our communities.
With senior care options and communities all around you, it can be overwhelming beginning the research process. We’re here to help simplify these decisions with some easy steps. Stop over to our Where to Start page that helps guide you through the process with ease. Certainly, if you have a community in mind that you know you want to move to, call or email them and ask to talk to their Sales or Marketing Director. These individuals are highly trained, caring, knowledgeable experts in senior living that just want to help you navigate this challenging time in your life and provide you with tools and resources. They know all the steps you will need to take as well.
Some of our activities include games, discussion groups, outings, happy hour, and more! With Wellness as a focus at SilverCrest, we offer daily programming in each of communities that help our residents stay physically active with chair yoga, walking clubs and pool therapy/classes for those with that amenity. For residents that like to get in touch with their inner spirit, we provide musical programs, classes, and a variety of religious offerings.
There’s always something to look forward to!
SilverCrest Dining Services delivers a fine dining experience to its residents and guests every day. Chef-prepared recipes made from scratch, thoughtful plating to enhance appeal, served by an attentive staff results in satisfied residents and our guests. We offer three delicious meals a day and our dining services team serve our residents restaurant-style. Emphasizing choice is important. In addition to the unique entrees featured at each meal, we also offer an “always available” menu for our residents. Learn more about our Fine Dining.
Yes, we do offer short term stays at each of our communities. A short-term stay (Respite) is a convenient option when planned or unforeseen circumstances occur such as an extended family vacation or recovery from an illness.
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