In 1989 Autumn Care of Altavista opened it’s doors to provide quality care and services to the people of Altavista and the surrounding communities. Members of the original staff are still providing that care today as we continue to try to meet the individual needs of residents.
Autumn Care of Altavista is a “family.” Many staff members have lived in this area all of their lives and have known residents and family members prior to the need for admission. Staff sees family members in the local stores, at school, church and sporting events. We take pride in providing quality care to friends, family members, former teachers, etc. Many people visit Autumn Care of Altavista and comment on how clean it is and stafftake great pride in maintaining a pleasant living and working environment. The staff at Autumn Care of Altavista become very attached to the residents, giving of their personal time and keeping up with the entire family as well! Our staff are known for their hard work ethic and compassion.
The Rehab department is staffed with caring professionals who offer therapy for short and long term stays.
- Physical Therapy is an active program available for residents who have potential to restore their maximum functional abilities and improve their overall health and well-being.
- Occupational Therapy is available for residents requiring restoration in the performance of daily living tasks while encouraging independence.
- Speech Therapy is available for residents with communication, hearing and swallowing difficulties.
Our staff tries very hard to keep residents and their families happy. A number of staff have had family members who needed to be here .We can truly say, ”we understand,” as we try to help with placement and the need for care in the second best place to being home. After all……we are “family.”