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Lakeside Park

The Best in Memory Care in Oakland

Lakeside Park located in Oakland, California is a retirement community that offers Memory Care on a comfortable senior campus notable for its positive, safe, residential environment as well as the best in memory care services. Lakeside Park’s charming location is near scenic Lake Merritt and the popular Lakeside Park with close access to shopping, dining, entertainment and healthcare in Berkeley and all points in the East Bay.

Choose from a private studio or shared suite. Meals are centered upon fresh, local and healthy food choices, allowing residents to eat when they are hungry, while still providing a variety of healthy and delicious snacks.

Residents of Lakeside Park, a nationally recognized community providing the highest level of care for those with Alzheimer’s, enjoy services and amenities catered specifically to each individual.

Life at Lakeside Park

Super Bowl 50! – Broncos vs. Panthers

Our Super Bowl party for the residents turned out great! The residents enjoyed sparkling cider, non-alcoholic beverages, and plenty of food to eat!

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New Watermark University Class!

Lakeside Park resident Claire, used to have a get together every week with her family. She named it “Coffee and …?” (meaning dot, dot, dot.) The “…” is open to an endless variety of things that can happen at the coffee get-together, these include goodies such as a variety of cookies and cakes, conversation and laughter. Claire’s daughter, Renee, brings her coffee press and […]

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High Tea with Silvia & Chuck!

The residents had a really great time at our High Tea event. Silvia and Chuck gave an awesome performance, and all the residents and family seemed really happy.

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Resident Voices

Graham’s Corner: Train Stuff

By Graham Henry, Resident Train Expert, May 7th, 2014 Speaking of whistles. A dash (-) is a long blast. An o is a short blast. Before moving, the engineer will turn on the locomotive bell, indicating he is getting ready to move the locomotive or train. oo means he is going to move forward. ooo […]

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Graham’s Corner: Train Stuff

By Graham Henry, Resident Train Expert, April 9th, 2014 As far as I can find out, the 4014 is still in Colton, California. It will take several days to go to Cheyenne, as the towing speed appears to be about 20 miles per hour. The first safety rule I learned when I went to work […]

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Stories Told Through the Eyes of the Residents

By Marsha Peoples, March 19th, 2014 Time Slips is the name of a group we hold every other Friday. Storytelling groups are the most fun, because we get to experience what other people see when they look at a photo. We ask open-ended questions: “What are they doing? What are their names? Where are they […]

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Out and About

The Pumpkin Patch

Gathering pumpkins became an exciting outing today. Bob was able to pick the perfect pumpkin and Shirley brought her gloves just in case the pumpkins were dirty. Each resident will paint their pumpkin picks in Brittany’s art class.

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Alden Lane Quilt Show!

It’s a tradition every year that the residents go to Livermore to the quilt show under the oaks. Maureen used to work there and all of her co-workers enjoy seeing her and wishing her well. This outing was truly an extraodinary event.

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A Trip to Benicia Pier!

This week on our scenic bus ride, the residents got to take a trip to the beautiful Benicia Pier!

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On Aging

Compassionate Caregiving‎

Marguerite Manteau-Rao is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and Registered Art Therapist (ATR) with a special passion for working with residents living with dementia. Marguerite is the Clinical Supervisor of the intern program here at Lakeside Park. She wrote and taught Mindfulness Practices to our staff, and was our guide as we were part […]

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Great Walk Honoring National Assisted Living Week

It was a brisk walk this morning as we walked to honor National Assisted Living Week.

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How do you know if your loved one needs dementia care?

Memory lapses aren’t always a sign of dementia—sometimes they’re normal, and people of every age can have trouble remembering things from time to time. Only a qualified physician can determine whether a person has Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. However, knowing the signs of memory loss can help you determine whether your elderly loved one may […]

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Dining

Super Bowl 50! – Broncos vs. Panthers

Our Super Bowl party for the residents turned out great! The residents enjoyed sparkling cider, non-alcoholic beverages, and plenty of food to eat!

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Weekly Menu (2/7 – 2/13)

You can just taste the love that our Dining Service Director has for us through the food that he cooks! Check out what he has in store for us this week!! » Click to Download Menu

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Weekly Menu (1/31- 2/6)

You can just taste the love that our Dining Service Director has for us through the food that he cooks! Check out what he has in store for us this week!! » Click to Download Menu

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Reviews

SeniorAdvisor Review – They are doing a wonderful thing here.

Lakeside Park is really good. I am really happy with the facility. I have no complaints. The experience has been really well. They are doing a wonderful thing here. I am very pleased with everything.

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Yelp Review – Excellent Service

I am not a client or family member of a client, but I wanted to simply review the excellent service I received by calling Lakeside Park to find out about their availability. Ann called me back and spoke to me at length about what I was looking for. Even though they don’t currently have a […]

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Yelp Review – My 5 star choice for dementia care.

Lakeside Park and its staff are second to none for dementia care. I had the privilege and pleasure of assisting a client for the last 8 years of her life as a resident at Lakeside Park and couldn’t be more pleased. The staff are stable, concerned, considerate and very caring. My client was cantankerous and beloved by […]

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