Quality dinning is among the most important amenities in any healthcare facility. Villages of Lake Highlands strives to provide nutritious, healthy, and tasty meals served in an atmosphere of gracious hospitality. They key to a superior dietary program is centered on quality and variety. At Villages of Lake Highlands, the preparation of each meal begins with the highest quality and freshest ingredients. Our daily menu provides variety with multiple options at each meal including several items which are always made available. Our menus cycle over the course of several weeks and are then are completely rotated on a seasonal basis to ensure variety.
We provide additional options for residents on restricted diets to include heart healthy choices, gluten free options, and sugar free dessert options at each meal. We take a patient centered care approach, so meals are made available when the resident wants them, not based on a regimented schedule.
We believe the social aspects of dining are critical to our resident’s overall sense of well-being. In our dining rooms we strive to provide a restaurant like experience complete with decorated tables and background music. We provide special meals or brunch at seasonally appropriate times. In our memory care area all meals are served meals family style to enhance social engagement, and we provide exhibition-style meal preparation to improve resident engagement.