Honoring Aging

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The staff at Glen Oaks is very caring and issues are addressed promptly. The administrator excels at her job, going above and beyond her duties to make sure all of the residents and their families are supported during this difficult time of life. Read More >
Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center
Date published: 2017-04-26
5 / 5 stars
My sister has been at Glen Oaks for a year. We looked at several places and thought this was the best place for Mary. The nurses and staff are very caring people. The residence can do activities if they want to. They take sightseeing trips which gets them out,which is very nice. You couldn't ask...
Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center
Date published: 2017-04-26
5 / 5 stars
I want to make this 4 1/2 stars but the system won't let me. My mother-in-law, who I have Power of Attorney, has resided at Glen Oaks just over three years. In the first year we saw some turnover at the top and other positions. It has leveled out and the staff is fairly consistent. They are very... Read More >
Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center
Date published: 2017-04-25
4 / 5 stars
My mother-in-law, who I have Power of Attorney, has resided at Glen Oaks just over three years. In the first year we saw some turnover at the top and other positions. It has leveled out and the staff is fairly consistent. They are very friendly to visitors/family and any of ours who have visited... Read More >
Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center
Date published: 2017-04-25
4 / 5 stars
My grandpa recently moved into Glen Oaks. It has been a good community for him. He enjoys spending time with the other residents during coffee chat and... Read More >
Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center
Date published: 2017-04-07
5 / 5 stars
My mother has been living at Glen Oaks since Oct., 2014. The care, nurturing , activities and attention to mom and family needs are outstanding and amazing! Glen Oaks is a beautiful facility and every aspect of it's programing is professional and enriched by the love and support of the entire... Read More >
Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center
Date published: 2016-06-06
5 / 5 stars
I can't imagine a nicer place for loved ones. From clean, comfortable facilities to friendly, caring staff, Glen Oaks is a pleasure! Read More >
Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center
Date published: 2016-04-06
5 / 5 stars
As a nurse and a being my Aunt's representative I have been so impressed with the facility and the staff. The always take time to talk with family. As I was taking my first tour they introduced me to the residents that we encountered. There whole philosophy of meeting persons with dementia in... Read More >
Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center
Date published: 2016-04-03
5 / 5 stars
Glen Oaks was my home away from home. My mom, who was diagnosed with early onset dementia, lived there for 3 years. The staff are exceptional and care very deeply about every resident. They communicated amazingly, gave me their time without making appointments, and would always get me involved in... Read More >
Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center
Date published: 2016-01-22
5 / 5 stars
My father-in-law was at this community for a little over a year. It was clean every time we went to visit him. I did notice sometimes on Sunday mornings it would smell when we walked by certain rooms when we were picking him up for church. We just figured it is a normal part of life. When we... Read More >
Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center
Date published: 2015-11-03
4 / 5 stars
I can happily say that my family's experience at Glen Oaks has been nothing but good. My grandmother moved in to Glen Oaks in June of this year from another community in West Des Moines that was not providing the care they promised us when she moved in. The nurses and aids at Glen Oaks were... Read More >
Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center
Date published: 2015-10-29
5 / 5 stars
Call 515-612-7536
Glen Oaks Alzheimer's Special Care Center
8525 Urbandale Ave.
Urbandale, IA 50322
P 515-612-7536
4.5 stars (11 reviews)
  

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