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The Fountains at La Cholla

The Best in Tucson Senior Living

The Fountains at La Cholla is a retirement community in Tucson, Arizona offering Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care. This beautiful senior campus in Northwest Tucson is conveniently located near shopping, dining, entertainment and healthcare – Northwest Hospital is less than a mile away.

Within this stunning setting we offer extraordinary cuisine, fun events, interesting classes and unsurpassed customized care. Choose from spacious studio apartments to two-bedroom Casitas, wonderfully appointed with full modern kitchens, large living rooms and bathrooms.

Residents of The Fountains at La Cholla enjoy services and amenities that include a dynamic calendar of classes, activities and outings including Watermark University, a full-service beauty salon and barber shop, clubhouse and pool for entertaining, computer center, fitness center, as well as guest accommodations.

Life at The Fountains at La Cholla

Visual Arts with Nikki: Circle Looms!

Residents from The Inn & Gardens have been enjoying weaving looms for the past two weeks with Nikki. This simple and fun craft is also very therapeutic. Residents enjoyed picking out colorful yarns and decorative beads to make their looms one of a kind!

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Drive-In Movie Social!

We had our first Drive-In Movie Social at The Inn, Thursday night. It was a huge success! Twenty residents enjoyed a classic John Wayne movie, McClintock. To make them really feel like we were at the movies, we served classic candy, old fashioned Coca-Cola in glass bottles and of course fresh popcorn! Everyone loved it […]

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Night Life at The Fountains

The cooler evenings have started a new tradition with some of the residents here at The Fountains. Most evenings residents can be spotted engaged in joyful conversation at the front entrance of our building. What better way to spend your evening visiting with friends and taking in the cool evening desert breezes!

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Resident Voices

Residents Marcie and Marvin Chaiken are Enjoying Less Responsibilities, Engaging Activities and Friendly Neighbors at The Fountains

  COME BECAUSE YOU CAN There are lots of reasons to move to a retirement community, where the living is easy and you’re surrounded by friends. “I find that some couples wait too long and by the time they’re ready to come in, one or the other of them is really not capable of enjoying […]

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Resident Nancy Keller Enjoys Pursuing Her Interests and Engaging with Friends at The Fountains

START THE SEARCH Is retirement community living right for you? You’ll really never know until you start exploring your options. “So you have to scout and you have to find the place that not only is offering so many things and resources but that you feel at home in. And you’ll find it if you […]

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Resident Yvonne Shallenberger is Enjoying Her Comfortable Casita and Fun-Filled Days at The Fountains

    NO HARM IN LOOKING How will you know if retirement community living is right unless you explore your options? “You really have to discuss it and just come and look and see for yourselves. It’s a good thing to see.” – Yvonne Shallenberger, resident of The Fountains at La Cholla MEET YVONNE SHALLENBERGER, […]

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Dining

Cruise Night at The Fountains

Last Thursday evening we a hosted Cruise Night. It was a delightful evening of musical entertainment, delicious food and nautical decorations including an anchor ice sculpture. The Desert Divas, Lisa Otey and Diane Van Deurzen, delivered the delightful music to the 125+ guests who attended. Our dining room offered a special menu including Lobster Bisque, Prime […]

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Chef Demo: Welcome back Roger!

We have a chef demo on the last Thursday of each month. Our chef was on an amazing vacation to Peru so we missed him in June. For July he came back with a Peruvian dish that was delicious! The families were so excited to see Roger back and shared their own memories of their […]

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Joyce & Don Plummer Celebrate 65 Years of Marriage!

Joyce and Don Plummer celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on June 23rd, 2016. Their daughter, Ann, who lives out of state, worked closely with associates at The Fountains to ensure that this anniversary was special for her parents. A picture from when Joyce and Don first met was transformed into a banner and displayed front […]

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Out and About

Gardens Lunch Outing

Every 1st and 3rd Sunday residents from The Gardens enjoy a lunch out with friends and lots of family members too! We tried a new Mexican restaurant, San Carlos Grill, and everyone agreed it was muy delicioso! Great company, great food and a huge ice cold margarita? How can a Sunday get any better?!

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Dairy Queen Run!

Mondays can be tough, so 18 residents at The Inn & Gardens went on a Dairy Queen run to sweeten up Monday! Soft serve, cones, blizzards, milkshakes and dilly bars, you name it, someone enjoyed it!

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Tailgating!

On Saturday, we enjoyed tailgating to get ready to cheer on the Wildcats to victory! We went on a bus ride up to A Mountain and then out to the park for a classic Tucson favorite, Eegee’s! It was such a great day and filled with great people.

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On Aging

Engage! Powered by Google – Helping seniors connect with friends and family.

Watermark Retirement Communities has teamed with Google to launch an eight-week computer and technology learning program at The Fountains at La Cholla in Tucson, Arizona. Engage! Powered by Google. Each participating resident received a Google Chromebook at the kickoff event in June, attended weekly workshops and individual coaching sessions. Through the guidance of Watermark and […]

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We Do Memory Care Differently

Throughout its nearly 30 year history, Watermark has sought ways, large and small, to enhance the well-being of our residents and associates. Success is mostly measured in the strong and durable relationships between residents and associates that bring with them trust, comfort and more than a bit of warm fun. Particularly in our Memory Care […]

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Happy 100th Birthday Merle!

Merle celebrated her 100th birthday with her family and friends here at The Fountains. Merle has called The Fountains home for over five years. She attends exercise classes and enjoys the company of her friends.

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Reviews

SeniorAdvisor Review – Mom loves the community.

I would recommend The Fountains to my family and friends. After visiting I was ready to move in myself! This was the first community we looked at and it definitely set the bar high for other communities. My mom is still getting settled but already loves the community. I have had the opportunity to enjoy […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – The staff and the general feel of the facility impressed me the most.

The thing that impressed me the most at The Fountains at La Cholla is the attitude of the staff and the general feel of the facility on a purely subjective level. So that was good. Bringing my mom from another facility on the east coast, comparing the two, the people here are interested in doing […]

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Caring.com Review – Excellent exercise, dancing and educational classes.

We have been here 15 months and are very happy and satisfied. We enjoy many activities, such as exercise classes, dancing, and education sessions. The quality of all is excellent.

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Videos

Engage! Powered by Google – Helping seniors connect with friends and family.

Watermark Retirement Communities has teamed with Google to launch an eight-week computer and technology learning program at The Fountains at La Cholla in Tucson, Arizona. Engage! Powered by Google. Each participating resident received a Google Chromebook at the kickoff event in June, attended weekly workshops and individual coaching sessions. Through the guidance of Watermark and […]

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Resident Nancy Keller Enjoys Pursuing Her Interests and Engaging with Friends at The Fountains

START THE SEARCH Is retirement community living right for you? You’ll really never know until you start exploring your options. “So you have to scout and you have to find the place that not only is offering so many things and resources but that you feel at home in. And you’ll find it if you […]

Read more

We Do Memory Care Differently

Throughout its nearly 30 year history, Watermark has sought ways, large and small, to enhance the well-being of our residents and associates. Success is mostly measured in the strong and durable relationships between residents and associates that bring with them trust, comfort and more than a bit of warm fun. Particularly in our Memory Care […]

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