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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

May 2016 Inn & Gardens Thrive Newsletters and Calendars

Hooray, it’s May! Come join us for lots of fun this May!! » The Inn Thrive Newsletter, May 2016 » The Inn Thrive Calendar, May 2016 » The Gardens Thrive Newsletter, May 2016 » The Gardens Thrive Calendar, May 2016

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Resident Choice Meal: Italian Night at The Inn!

At the last food service meeting the residents at The Inn requested an Italian themed menu, complete with tableside wine service! The Spaghetti and Tiramisu were a hit! It was such a great night thanks to John and Rafael in dining.

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Strike! Wii Bowling at The Inn

Every Friday you can find a group laughing in the TV Room at The Inn. They aren’t watching a movie; they are playing Wii bowling! We have quite a few alley cats living here. If you are ever interested in this fun game stop on by The Inn at 12:30pm to join in on the […]

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Resident Voices

Resident Mari is Enjoying the Good Life at The Fountains

MAKE YOURSELF RIGHT AT HOME Home is a place where you feel comfortable, safe and surrounded by friends and pursuits you enjoy. “There is plenty to do. And it’s a wonderful place. It’s a place I call home now. I wouldn’t want to go anywhere else. After all, after eight years, if I hadn’t been […]

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Residents Marion Cimmino and Judith Green are Enjoying their Worry-Free Desert Paradise at The Fountains

NOTHING TO LOSE When you view moving to a retirement community as the beginning of your next exciting chapter, you have everything to gain. “We did not lose the mountain views. We didn’t lose the wildlife and we certainly didn’t lose community because there’s community here.” – Marion Cimmino, resident of The Fountains at La […]

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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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Dining

Resident Choice Meal: Italian Night at The Inn!

At the last food service meeting the residents at The Inn requested an Italian themed menu, complete with tableside wine service! The Spaghetti and Tiramisu were a hit! It was such a great night thanks to John and Rafael in dining.

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Resident Choice Dinner: Hoedown Cookout!

To celebrate the rodeo the reisdents decided to eat like a cowboy for their choice meal. With mouth watering ribs, chili, cornbread, beans and then a delicious chocolate cream pie who wouldn’t love this meal? The Community Life girls also passed out beer or root beer. It was a rootin’ tootin’ good time y’all!

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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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Out and About

The Fountains Visits San Xavier Mission

On this beautiful spring day without a cloud on the sky, we set out on an adventure heading south to “The White Dove of the Desert”. The historic San Xavier Mission is a national historic landmark and was founded by Father Kino, the Jesuit pioneer in 1692. Stan, our docent, was so knowledgeable and shared the history of […]

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Extraordinary Outing to Picacho Peak!

Yesterday The Inn & Gardens ventured out into the wild west and onto Rooster Cogburn Ostrich Ranch! The trip started off with an exciting monster truck ride. While aboard we learned all about ostriches, the Sonoran Desert and other wildlife of the area. Then we got to go fishing, ostrich fishing that is! After we […]

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The Fountains Rides the LINK Streetcar

Today we had the opportunity to visit the operations facility for the LINK streetcar and learn about how the eight cars traverse the tracks through downtown Tucson. After we toured the operations center we boarded the streetcar and rode the 3.9 mile loop through downtown, 4th Avenue, The University of Arizona and Banner Medical Center. […]

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On Aging

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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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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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

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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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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