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NEW MERCER COMMONS

Gracious Living for the Mature Adult Encouraging Individuality, Spontaneity, and Continual Growth

New Mercer Commons

New Mercer Commons assisted living serves a wide range of needs by offering three unique sections of care: Assisted, Assisted Plus, and Memory Care all located within one building. We cater to individualized needs by offering seven styles of apartments ranging from Studios to Royal Suites.

Our philosophy is to create a life, which encourages individuality, spontaneity, and continual growth in a home-like atmosphere. Residents are encouraged to join in our various activities which include: fitness, outdoor recreation, spiritual growth, socials, community outings, pet and music therapy, brain games, and the list continues. We facilitate opportunities for residents to live life to the fullest by thriving emotionally, physically, and socially.

New Mercer Commons is part of Columbine Health Systems which has an entire spectrum of services available for older adults within our community. Access to all of these services provides for a complete continuum of care for your loved one.

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New Mercer Commons

900 Centre Avenue
Fort Collins, Colorado 80526
Phone:  970-495-1000
Fax: 970-495-0626

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New Mercer Commons provides Assisted, Assisted Plus, and Memory Care assisted living. Short-term respite programs are offered as available.

  • FACILITY
  • Choice of several apartments
  • Emergency call system in each apartment and bathroom
  • Cable TV included
  • Telephone service available
  • Whirlpool Spa
  • Fitness Center
  • Multimedia Room
  • Wireless Internet
  • Hair Salon for Men and Women
  • 24-hour Juice Bar
  • Restaurant-style Dining
  • Private Dining Rooms
  • Fish Aquariums
  • Scenic Balcony
  • Covered Patios
  • Sculpture Park and Butterfly Garden
  • Walking Trails
  • ASSISTED LIVING FOR ALZHEIMER'S AND RELATED DEMENTIA
  • Assisted Plus and Secure Memory Care units
  • Dining room in each unit
  • Customizable shadow boxes
  • Enclosed courtyards with walking paths and raised flower beds

*Small pets are welcome with a non-refundable deposit, proof of vaccinations, and additional monthly fee. Facility staff assists with resident pet care.

  • FACILITY
  • Customized personal care plans
  • Personal Care Providers on staff 24 hours a day to provide assistance and protective oversight
  • Medication administration by qualified medication administration personnel with nursing oversight
  • Assistance with activities of daily living such as bathing, dressing, and grooming
  • Three meals daily served restaurant-style and snacks throughout the day
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Weekly Laundry services
  • Transportation to medical appointments, Fort Collins Senior Center, and Lifestyle Centre health club
  • Licensed Practical Nurse on staff
  • Convenient in house services: Nurse Practitioner, Podiatrist, Dental Hygienist, Laboratory, Hearing Aid Clinic, and Therapy
  • ACTIVITIES
  • Fitness programs - Yoga - Walking - Exercise circle - Nu Step
  • Social Events - Barbecues - Birthdays - Happy hour
  • Resident Council and neighborhood meetings
  • Educational, cultural, and spiritual programs
  • Individual and group activities
  • Community outings - Scenic van rides - Lunch bunch - Shopping trips
  • Pet therapy
  • Matinees
  • Specialized activities for Dementia residents - Memories in the Making - Music therapy - Reminisce - Brain games

Move-in day can be stressful for residents and their families. Planning ahead can make the transition much easier. Prior to admission, a number of forms must be completed. Please contact our Admissions Director to make an appointment to complete admission paperwork prior to admission.

  • PLEASE BE PREPARED TO PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:
  • Full Name
  • Mother’s maiden name
  • Place of Birth
  • Social Security Number
  • List of current medications
  • Medical care provider names (i.e. attending physician and/or specialists, and dentist)
  • Responsible party information (i.e. emergency contacts, phone numbers, and addresses)
  • All insurance cards including:
    - Medicare card
    - Primary insurance card
    - Supplemental insurance card
    - Medicare D card
  • Advanced Directives:
    - Living will
    - Durable Medical Power of Attorney
    - Durable Financial Power of Attorney
    - Guardianship / Conservator
    - Do Not Resuscitate order (DNR) if applicable

Apartments at New Mercer Commons are unfurnished to allow the resident the opportunity to create their own personal, home-like atmosphere. We recommend residents bring a bed, recliner chair, nightstand, chest of drawers, television, and telephone if desired. Other personal items to bring include clothing, toiletries, bed linens, artwork, and personal pictures. A more detailed list of items to bring is provided in the Resident and Family Handbook.

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PRIVATE STUDIO WITH SHARED SHOWER
Private Studio with Shared Shower
PRIVATE STUDIO WITH PRIVATE SHOWER
Private Studio with Private Shower
PRIVATE SUITE WITH
PRIVATE SHOWER

Private Suite with Private Shower
PRIVATE SUITE OR COMPANION SUITE
Private Suite or Companion Suite
LUXURY SUITE
Luxury Suite
EXECUTIVE SUITE
Executive Suite
ROYAL SUITE
Royal Suite