Frequently Asked Questions

Does the Oak Park Arms staff have experience working with seniors and their families?

Successful senior living is our only business. The Oak Park Arms is proud to have long term professional members on our team. Our training programs are ongoing, and we seek exceptional individuals with whom to work. We prefer to promote from within. Please go to our “Meet the Staff” page to learn more about our exceptional management team.

Is a meal plan required at the Oak Park Arms?

Residents are not required to purchase a meal plan. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are offered each day and can be purchased on an ala carte basis or as part of a meal plan. We are extremely proud of our chef-prepared dishes for their outstanding quality and variety. We encourage you to take a look at our Georgian Room Restaurant menu and our daily special menus.

What kind of activities and social programming is offered at the Oak Park Arms?

The Arms employs a full time staff of experts who create a comprehensive calendar of events. All events and activities are physically, mentally, spiritually and/or emotionally stimulating.Healthy and fun daily activities include events such as luncheons, speakers, dances, concerts, Nintendo Wii bowling leagues, card groups, computer classes, etc. Please look at our activities and events page for more details.

Do you offer transportation services for residents?

Yes. We have a private bus that runs seven days a week. Residents can count on a safe ride to doctor appointments and to nearby malls. There is no extra charge for this service.

Is there a wait list at the Oak Park Arms?

That depends. Wait lists can vary by floor plan and time of year, so if you have floor plan in mind, it would be in your best interest to tour early to procure your first choice. Please contact us to set up a tour.

Is the Oak Park Arms staffed 24/7?

Safety and convenience are a top priority at the Arms. Front desk staff and home care aides are present 24/7. In addition, we provide well-being checks for all our residents, and we can increase the frequency of these checks as needed.

Does the Oak Park Arms have an age requirement?

The Arms is non-discriminatory, but we suggest residents be age 62 or older.

Is guest and resident parking available?

Yes. We have visitor parking lots located next to the building. Preferred parking and reserved parking is available to residents and family members.