Assisted Living & Memory Care in Omaha, NE
Find joy at Astoria.
Astoria Senior Living and Memory Care joined the Agemark family officially in December 2022, with a full management transition on February 1, 2023. This means that this community is now proudly owned and managed by Agemark Senior Living.
Located at 9220 Western Avenue in Omaha, NE, Astoria in Omaha is tucked back away from busy streets in a quiet neighborhood. We’re centrally located in Omaha, with close proximity to hospitals, medical centers, hotels, shopping and some of Omaha’s most historic neighborhoods.
Astoria in Omaha was previously known as Brighton Gardens.
Come experience Astoria in Omaha for yourself.
Why Choose Astoria?
Providing personalized and compassionate care to individuals in both assisted living and memory care is our speciality here at Astoria. As one of the best Omaha senior living communities, we strive to create an environment that fosters a sense of home while also prioritizing safety and security. By providing our residents with a wide array of services and amenities, we can be sure that their needs are met on every level: physical, mental, spiritual, and emotional.
Let’s look more in depth on why you should choose Astoria for yourself or a senior loved one:
Highly Qualified Staff
Safe and Welcoming Community
Variety of Services and Amenities
Continued Family Support & Education
The heart of Astoria shines through our people. Our team members understand the difference between caring and giving care, and they’re committed to infusing our philosophy of treating people like family into everything they do.
Jennifer Beisheim, RN, BSN, LNHA
Jennifer Beisham led Astoria under previous ownership and now joins the Agemark team as our community’s Executive Director.
A nurse with a wide variety of experience, she holds a BSN and a LHNA. Jennifer began her career in oncology, nephrology and neurology before working for Douglas County for 20 years, where she managed a variety of areas including employee health, staff development, and more. She joined the former Brighton Gardens as Director of Nursing before earning a promotion to Executive Director.
Jennifer feels blessed to have a career working with seniors and particularly enjoys hearing the life stories of those who call Astoria home.
Jennifer is married to her high school sweetheart. They’ll celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary in July 2023. They have two adult children: Lauren and Ian. Outside of a four-year span where the family was stationed in North Carolina, they’ve made Nebraska their home. In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family, as well as photography and puzzles.
Bio coming soon.
Melissa joined Astoria in July as our Senior Living Consultant. She has been working for retirement homes for over four years as the Care Coordinator/Manager. She has a Bachelors degree in Multidisciplinary Studies in Healthcare Administration and Gerontology from the University of Nebraska at Omaha.
When she was growing up, she used to be a caregiver for her grandmother, who had Parkinson and Dementia. Since she personally went through it and was able to see the good and bad sides of it, she feels connected with our residents and prospects. She is a great resource and guide for others.As a Senior Living Consultant, she loves connecting with people and learning their life story.
When Melissa is not working, she is spending time with her Husband and her pets.
Diane has a degree in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska at Kearney and has been in the Senior Living industry for over 10 years. Before joining Astoria of Omaha, she was an Assistant Executive Director for another Senior Living Community.
Bio Coming Soon.
Memory care at Astoria is a specialized program designed to support individuals with Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia. Our community is dedicated to providing a fulfilling and engaging environment for those living with memory loss. Residents of our dementia care in Omaha, NE enjoy customized activities and outings that cater to their unique interests and passions while receiving the care and support they need.
Our assisted senior living in Omaha allows residents to live as independently as they wish while having access to the assistance they may need with personal care and other daily tasks. Our residents have the freedom to enjoy trips, socialize with friends, and participate in group activities. Our caring staff is always nearby to provide support when it’s needed, making assisted living a perfect fit for those seeking companionship, social opportunities, and assistance with daily living.
Our memory care and assisted living in Omaha offer similar services and amenities, including 24-hour security, experienced staff, wellness checks, health consultations, home-cooked meals, housekeeping, utilities, and more. However, memory care is specifically designed for individuals with memory loss and includes a more secure environment and personalized activity areas to meet their unique needs.
Residents at Astoria, both in assisted living and memory care in Omaha, enjoy a wide range of services and amenities that enhance their quality of life. These include:
- 24-hour security and professional staff
- Care provided by experienced staff, including caregivers, CNAs, and med-techs, overseen by our Director of Nursing
- Complimentary wellness checks
- Health consultations and assistance with appointments
- Three nutritious, home-cooked meals with daily menu options
- Housekeeping and laundry services
- Utilities paid and maintenance service
- Emergency call system (if requested)
- Cable TV and wireless internet
For those requiring additional support, we offer services such as medication management, assistance with bathing, dressing, diabetic care, and more. Our goal is to ensure that every resident receives the personalized care they need to live life to the fullest. These amazing amenities are what truly sets us apart from other Omaha senior living communities.
Respite care at Astoria provides temporary relief and support for caregivers while ensuring their loved ones receive high-quality care in a comfortable and nurturing environment. Whether you need a short break from caregiving or are seeking support for your loved one while you’re away, our respite care services in Omaha are designed to meet your needs.
Astoria is not just a place to live; it’s an Omaha senior living community where individuals with dementia or mobility issues can find fulfillment, care, and engagement every day. We are dedicated to supporting the unique needs and providing an environment that allows them to embrace life to the fullest.
If you have any more questions or would like to learn more about our assisted living, memory care, or respite care services, please don’t hesitate to reach out. We are here to meet the individual needs of everyone in our community and provide the care, companionship, and support they deserve.