The goal for our amenities here on campus are made to be wide ranging and offering a service to all residents. Many of the amenities are for the Independent Living residents, however all facilities on campus have their own unique amenities provided; along with the picturesque campus setting you are sure to find an activity you’ll enjoy.
Sloper Café Marian Estates | 503-902-6922
Sloper Café is a local community staple located on the Marian Estates campus. For many years community members, family members of our Independent living residents and more have come to enjoy home cooked meals and a friendly smile while in our café. Sloper Café operates seven days a week, and offers breakfast, lunch and dinner, fresh homemade soups made daily, and different specials offered regularly. Sloper Café serves mainly the residents of the Sloper Residence, however all our outside Independent Living Residents are able to eat and/or order from our café as often as they wish. *Currently due to Covid-19 the Sloper Café is closed to the public, however you may order food to go. Please call ahead and we would be happy to package you a home cooked meal to go.*
Located on the second level of the Sloper Residence is our fitness center. Our fitness center is equipped with the best machines to help strengthen those muscles, and maintain that long healthy life we all strive for. Free weights, kettle bells, a full body work station, treadmill and a recumbent bike are all here to keep you at your healthiest best self in your golden years.
Looking for a good novel, or a quick read to pass the time? We have you covered at our Sloper Library! From authors ranging from Mystery spy novels by Clive Cussler, to the best Romance novels from Nora Roberts, in addition to our autobiography sections- we have a book for everyone. The Sloper library is open 24/7 and is a free service with books donated and rotated regularly. Outside independent living residents have access to this library as well.
ACTIVITY ROOM THAT OFFERS A CARD ROOM, SEWING ROOM, AND TV/MOVIE ROOM
Fun, laughter, games, movies, POPCORN, poker, sewing and MORE! All of these fun activities located in Sloper Residence! Our activities director assists in coordinating weekly poker games, pinochle, bunko, and painting classes- shall we go on? All activities held for free and offered to all our independent living residents. Our promise to our community members to provide the most fun, active lifestyle all the while creating a sense of community and comradery. Our activity room is an oversized three bedroom apartment in the Sloper Residence, we have dedicated rooms for our regular activities, as well as room to transform and create a space for any new activity.
WATER, SEWER, GARBAGE, GAS, ELECTRIC INCLUDED
You read that right! Marian Estates Independent Living provides all basic utilities included in the monthly rent. Our goal is to provide our community members with an easier living and transition to their complete retirement lifestyle. Handling of setting up utilities and multiple monthly payments is just one of those burdens we like to take off your plate. Our maintenance team on-site picks up garbage every Wednesday and will even re-line your garbage can with a clean liner, in addition, recycling bins are located throughout campus.
ASSISTED LIVING OFFERS REGISTERED NURSE CONSULTANT OVERSIGHT
Full time nurse consultant available on site for assisted living residents and families.
RESPITE CARE PROVIDED AT BOTH ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES – CALL FOR AVAILABILITY
Respite care provided in our assisted living buildings for those who are just leaving the hospital and need to transition back to independent care, needing assistance with med management, regular caregivers are going on vacation or out of town and you need a safe place to go, or perhaps you are just searching for the best assisted living facility and want to ‘test drive’ your experience? Look no further. Elliott Residence and McKillop Residents offer respite care offered with private pay at a daily rate. Please call to check availability and pricing 503-902-5970.
Pets are welcome on campus. Dogs and cats are the only pets welcome on campus, and do require a refundable pet deposit paid upon move in. We do ask that al pets are up to date on shots, they are indoor pets only, and must be walked on a leash while on campus. The weight limit for dogs is 60 lbs and must be within our breed requirements. A monthly pet rent may be required. While on campus you will find many pet stations with doggy bags provided to our residents for ease of cleaning up.
CABLE AND LIFELINE MEDICAL ALERT INCLUDED FOR SLOPER RESIDENCE*
For Sloper Residents the peace of mind of having a life alert pendant, or a mobile device to carry around is provided at no additional cost. This service offers GPS capability for the mobile device to track you wherever you are in the world, and has the capability to notify EMS workers as well as Sloper management that something potentially has occurred. The pendent option offers a close to your person option in case of a fall or injury in your home. You never have to worry about living alone while wearing this pendent. Sloper residents are also offered free Direct TV satellite service in their homes. No need to worry about setting up additional services, making moving in to Sloper easy and convenient.
WALKING TRAILS ALONG PRIVATE POND
A beautiful walking path is located around our pond. Surrounded by willow trees, pergolas with kiwi vines, the sounds of ducks quacking and large colorful Koi fish following you along the path- you are sure to enjoy a peaceful walk. Benches are provided along different places on the path for a nice resting spot, or a place to stop and feed the ducks. Need duck food? Ask the receptionist at Sloper Residence for a free bag of duck food.
PRIVATE GARDEN AREAS
Community garden located at the South end of the Sloper building. Multiple garden boxes reserved for Independent Living residents to enjoy and garden however they wish. Throughout the community and the independent living homes, duplexes and cottages you will also find garden boxes available for use by our residents. Have a green thumb? Come share it with our community members and garden with us!
LANDSCAPING & LAWN SERVICE
Landscaping services are included for all residents of the Marian Estates Campus. Our lush green grass, our beautiful magnolia tree lined streets and our picturesque pond are all wonderfully maintained 5 days a week. Never worry about pulling weeds, edging your lawn, or raking another leaf. Let us take that worry off your shoulders, and sit back and enjoy a cup of your favorite beverage while on your patio enjoying the mature landscape around you.
WEEKLY FITNESS INSTRUCTORS ON SITE AT SLOPER RESIDENCE
Each week independent living residents get to enjoy fitness instructors live and receive in person training and tools on how to better stretch and work those muscles. Fitness instruction is held in our activities room, and is free to all Marian Estates independent living residents. All fitness levels are welcome to join and are encouraged to reach out with any questions.