Ceramics, cooking classes and demonstrations, visits to local historical sites, theatrical and musical performances, painting, and more.
Independent Senior Living
Life Free From Worries
Bentley Commons, with its independent senior residences in Keene, provides a variety of on-site amenities and service options, all available to provide residents with the ability to maintain independence and live life to the fullest.
Our senior independent living apartments appeal to those who prefer to live on their own in a community setting, but still want the convenience, services and amenities of more traditional assisted living. Life at Bentley Commons includes restaurant-style meals, a changing calendar of planned activities, outings, and housekeeping services, just to name a few.
Our apartments are exquisitely designed to be comfortable and make you feel at home, all with your independence top of mind. A variety of floor plans in our studio, one bedroom, and two bedroom apartments are available with the following features:
- Wall-to-wall carpeting
- Kitchenette and microwave
- Basic cable services included
- State-of-the-art emergency response system
- Smoke detectors and sprinklers
- WiFi available throughout community
- Some have outdoor patio available
Activities & Outings
Independent Living at Bentley Commons at Keene offers residents the opportunity to be as active as they can and want to be. And, aside from organized activities, our community has various community rooms such as a pub with flat screen TV, movie theater and community room, and fully stocked library where residents can do what they want when they want. Whether it’s a lifelong passion or a new skill, our residents will have diverse and constant opportunities to engage with others, enjoy themselves, and continue to grow as a person.
Lecture series and workshops through our lifelong learning program, book clubs, discussions around current events.
Walking groups, tai chi, chair yoga, low impact aerobics, strength training, gardening.
Religious services, bible study, discussion groups, meditation.
Computer instruction and assistance with email, Facebook, Internet use, and Skype.
Parties, seasonal events, movies, bridge, bingo, group word games, trivia nights.
Local restaurants, grocery and retail stores, attractions, community events.
As part of our commitment to offering innovative, fun and educational programs the Frequent Flyer Loyalty Program was created. With loyalty cards for each resident and awards at the end of each month for those with the most participation, our program encourages engagement and rewards participation. Programs ranging from guest lecture series, drama instruction, artist instruction and more are part of the monthly offerings.
Dining is an essential part of life and health. At Bentley Commons at Keene, we understand that food is not only necessary for nutrition; it is also an important opportunity for regular and ongoing social engagement. Our gourmet dining program offers meals that are home-cooked for flavor and served restaurant-style for comfort and convenience. Our professional wait staff takes care of everything, enabling our residents to enjoy healthy, delicious, and relaxing meals with their neighbors.
Dietary restrictions are carefully monitored to ensure our meals bring only delight. While daily menus – following nutritional guidelines – are set in advance, we can tailor our menus to meet most specific dietary requirements. If a resident isn’t feeling well or prefers to have meals in the comfort of their apartment, room service is available.
Amenities & Services
There is more to independent living at Bentley Commons at Keene than just the gourmet dining experience and extensive activity program and outings. We desire to exceed resident expectations at every turn by offering the services and amenities desired and requested. Other amenities and services are listed below:
- Weekly housekeeping
- Linen service
- Round the clock maintenance services
- Scheduled transportation services
- Full-service Beauty Salon and Barber Shop
- Concierge services
- Emergency call system monitored 24 hours per day
- And More…..