Who owns The Gary Residence?
The Gary Residence is owned/operated under O.M. Fisher Home, Inc. a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, governed by a local board of directors. O.M. Fisher Home, Inc was established in 1941 and owns/operates Westview Meadows at Montpelier as well.
How many people live at The Gary Residence?
We have 13 suites that accommodate individuals or couples.
Is The Gary Residence a nursing home?
No. The Gary Residence is a licensed Level 3 Residential Care home.
Is there an age requirement at The Gary Residence?
The Gary Residence welcomes individuals and couples age 62 and older.
Is there a waiting list to come to The Gary Residence?
There is Priority List program if you want to be considered for a particular style of Suite or if you want to plan several years in advance for your future.
May I bring my own furniture?
Yes, your unit is yours to furnish and decorate as you wish.
May I have guests for meals and overnight visits?
Your guests are always welcome at The Gary Residence. If you are having friends or family join you for a meal, please let our dining room staff know 24 hours in advance.
Is transportation available?
Yes. Our private transportation service operates Monday through Friday. Transportation for more personal use, such as appointments or banking, requires advance scheduling.
May I bring my pet?
Cats are welcome to be part of The Gary Residence, as long as you are appropriately able to care for them. Please ask for a copy of our pet policy.
What if my health changes?
We understand that health changes are part of aging. Should we not be able to meet your needs, we have worked with other high quality health care providers in the area and will help you coordinate those services.
Does the monthly fee increase yearly and if so is it announced ahead of time?
On average we increase the monthly fee between 2-3% a year. We give residents a 60 day notice about this price increase.
Is cable available?
Yes, the basic cable package is included in your monthly fee. If you want additional packages you contact the cable company.
Is there WiFi available in the building?
Yes, there is free public WiFi in the entire building for residents and family to use.