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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

Painting at The Inn & Gardens

Residents at both The Inn & Gardens got in touch with their inner artist by painting abstract works of art! This simple, but fun paint project was achieved by taking painters tape and putting it in any pattern or for some residents, their initials on paper. Then they picked colors they liked and painted all […]

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Puzzle Masters!

This past week for our Wednesday evening activity, these ladies chose to work on puzzles! Every Wednesday we let the residents decide what their evening game will be. Most nights it is Wii bowling, while other nights, it’s cards, board games or puzzles! No matter what the residents choose, it is always a good time!

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Holocaust Survivors Share Their Stories

Over seventy Fountains’ residents welcomed 4 holocaust survivors to the community to read excerpts from the book; “To Tell Our Stories Holocaust Survivors of Southern Arizona”. The four survivors gave an emotional and first-hand account of the Nazi persecution that occurred during World War II. They spoke about history and the perseverance to thrive in […]

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Resident Voices

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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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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Dining

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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Cinco de Mayo 2016

Following a long standing tradition here at The Fountains, we all celebrated Cinco de Mayo with a yummy breakfast, including Huevos Rancheros, Chilaquiles, fresh Fruit, assorted Churros and Mexican Pastries. The beautiful morning on the Catalina patio was the perfect setting for the Mariachi band that provided enjoyable entertainment.

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Watermark University: Chocolate Truffles with Dining Services Director, John Luzader

Dining Services Director John Luzader demostrated his culinary talents by making chocolate truffles for a popular Watermark University class offering. Attendees not only learned the intricate process of creating these delicious chocolate treats, they were lucky enough to eat them too!

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Out and About

Tubac Overnight Excursion

We departed from The Fountains on Thursday morning heading south on our overnight adventure to Tubac, a small town at the base of the Santa Rita Mountains. We arrived at the artisan community just in time for lunch with ample time to explore the many shops and galleries. We arranged our overnight stay at The […]

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UofA McKale Center Tour!

Today the residents from The Inn and The Gardens enjoyed a tour of the McKale Center! We got to see inside the UofA Women’s Basketball team locker rooms, the weight room and the Jim Click Hall of Champions. We even meet a few of the student athletes! This trip was especially great for one our residents, Lee. She worked at the […]

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Inn & Gardens Lunch Outing!

Every time there is a 5th Sunday in the month, residents from The Inn & The Gardens get together to go out to lunch. This month we went somewhere we haven’t been before, The Foothills Mall Food Court. The residents had their choice of several kinds of food. They really enjoyed the food and company! […]

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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 – 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

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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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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