Assisted living offers variety

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, January 2, 2007

DEMOPOLIS &045; The Willows, an assisted living and retirement home, held a shrimp dinner last night compliments of Dickie Odom.

Last night was just one of the events held for the residents.

According to White, there is a family night at the Willows every 60 to 90 days.

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The Willows has 15 residents, but is built for 32. Each building will hold 16 occupants, and currently, there is a staff of 14.

The Willows was built in 2001, and is now owned by Ellis Weiss.

Entertainment for residents never runs out.

In addition to that, the residents get to take field trips.

The Willows, which is a privately owned facility, provides meals, house cleaning and laundry doing to each resident.

The Willows also communicates with physicians of the residents in the occasion there may be a change in physical and psychological health.