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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

ROTC Students Visit The Fountains

The ROTC Student Volunteer Program, aka RSVP, is a wonderful intergenerational program that pairs a ROTC student from nearby Flowing Wells High School with a Veteran who resides at The Fountains. The ROTC students visit with the residents two times a month. All enjoy this unique one-on-one time to learn from each other about life experiences and make […]

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February 2016 Town Center Thrive Newsletter and Calendar

Take a moment to glance through all the exciting events and happenings this month at The Fountains! Join us for a very sweet Valentine’s Day party on February 14th, 2016 at 2:00pm in the Lobby. » Town Center February 2016 Newsletter and Calendar

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February 2016 Inn & Gardens Thrive Newsletters and Calendars

Even though February is a shorter month, here at The Inn & Gardens we have tons of fun activities from outings to special socials to celebrate this wonderful month! » The Inn February 2016 Calendar » The Inn February 2016 Newsletter » The Gardens February 2016 Calendar » The Gardens February 2016 Newsletter

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Resident Voices

Residents Pat and George Yuhas are Enjoying Great Food and Friends at The Fountains

READY OR NOT Time marches on. Move to make the most of it. “We knew that maybe later on we wouldn’t be able to do the things like getting things out of the house, having an estate sale, selling the house and so forth. It would be much easier at that time than waiting ‘til […]

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Resident Karl Bollnow Moved to The Fountains to Enjoy His Active Lifestyle

HOUSE GOT YOU DOWN? Isn’t it time to get out from under all those heavy homeowner responsibilities and start enjoying your retirement? “Trying to keep up the inside of the house and clean windows and take care of the yard and things of that nature, it just began to get tiresome for me.” – Karl […]

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Residents Jerry and Gerry Tamm Moved to The Fountains to Enjoy Their Time as They Wish

TAKE BACK PRECIOUS TIME When it starts to feel like the house you own really owns you, it’s time to explore your options. “I’d be spending a lot more time cooking and cleaning and not having as much time to write and finding people to take care of the darn place. You know the homeownership […]

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Dining

Annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

On Thursday, January 14th, 2016 we honored all the residents who have generously given their time as dedicated volunteers in our community. Over 50 residents gathered at the Ocotillo Clubhouse for a delicious lunch and the gift of great company. Each committee was recognized for the outstanding contributions they have made over the year. To be a […]

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Thanksgiving at The Fountains Town Center

We are all grateful for a day filled with thankfulness and delicious food! Picture: Thanksgiving ice carving welcoming guests for an extraordinary dining experience!

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Thrive Dining – Bringing the JOY Back to Dining

Thank you Inside Tucson Business for your thorough coverage of Thrive Dining. This is the most in-depth reporting we’ve seen yet! Thrive Dining is currently found at only one place in the state of Arizona, The Fountains at La Cholla and we are proud to introduce this new dining concept to the public. Inside Tucson Business […]

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Out and About

Mall Walk & Coffee Talk with Bayada

Every last Thursday of the month the residents at The Inn & Gardens are getting healthier by walking around The Foothills Mall. After we work up a sweat we relax in the Starbucks café in Barnes & Noble,where we sip on delicious drinks. This past week Bayada joined us to have a health talk all about […]

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Outing to Mini Time Machine Museum

On this rainy day, some of the residents from The Inn & Gardens decided to go and explore the Mini Time Machine Museum. When we got there we were amazed with how big the mini museum was! It was full of doll houses, miniature towns and beautiful exhibits. We all felt like we were submerged […]

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Toy Train Museum

Earlier this month the residents from The Inn & Gardens got to enjoy an outing to a classic holiday tradition of toy trains! Once at the Toy Train Museum we were surrounded by lots of trains, elaborate tracks and little towns! It was such a fun day and made us all feel young at heart!

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On Aging

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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The Fountains Celebrates October Birthdays

We have many folks celebrating birthdays this month. We celebrated in the Lobby with family and friends while enjoying the musical entertainment and delicious ice cream and cake!

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Fountains Chefs Discuss Thrive Dining Program with The Morning Blend on KGUN9

The Fountains at La Cholla Chefs, Pat Caffery and John Luzader, sat down with The Morning Blend from KGUN9 on Monday, October 6th to discuss Thrive Dining and how its benefits are bringing the joy back to dining for individuals living with physical and cognitive changes. To get an in-depth look at Thrive Dining, its benefits and a […]

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Reviews

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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SeniorAdvisor Review – The staff really cares.

My Mom has not even been there a month. In the short period of time that we have been there, they have been really wonderful. My Mom is in rehab and they have come to check on her at the rehab facility to see how she was doing. The facility is nice, the room is […]

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Videos

Tucson Dulcimer Ensemble Visits The Fountains

We were treated to a delightful performance Saturday, January 30th, 2016 in the Lobby. The talented musicians and singers brought 7 dulcimers and played music that was enjoyed by all!

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Saturday Morning Chair Yoga at The Fountains!

What a peaceful, restorative way to spend a morning! Over 35 residents met in the lobby with our talented yoga instructor Carla Perez and engaged in gentle movements, balance work and song. The results of this practice of acceptance and kindness are echoed throughout the community! We offer Chair Yoga every Monday at 2:00pm and every Saturday at 10:30am, stop […]

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Ballroom Dancing Black Tie Event

Our dedicated and talented Ballroom Dancers hosted a black tie event on Saturday, August 15th, 2015. The event showcased the dance routines they have learned over the past few months. The group lead by instructor Sandi Garrick has been meeting since 2013 weekly. What a talented group!

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