Maddox NBD, Inc., Ridgewood at Friendship Village of Columbus

Ridgewood at Friendship Village of Columbus – Columbus, Ohio
Maddox NBD, Inc. – Dublin, Ohio
Type of Facility/Setting: Assisted Living

Facility Contact: Mick Feauto, Executive Director

Firm: Maddox NBD, Inc., (614) 764-3800

Design Team: Roger Lott, Interior Designer; Ann Davis, Landscape Architect (Maddox NBD, Inc.); Jezerwac-Geers & Associates, Structural Engineer; M-E Civil Engineering, Civil/Mechanical/Electrical Engineer; Ray Sparrowe, Food Service Consultant

Photography: Brad Feinknopf, Feinknopf Photography

Resident Capacity: 64 units

Space/Resident (sq. ft.): 845

Total Area (sq. ft.): 76,195

Total Cost (excluding land): $11,907,265

Cost/Sq. Ft.: $156.27

Completion: March 2000

At Ridgewood at Friendship Village of Columbus, residents can furnish and decorate their private alcoves or one-bedroom suites any way they like with their own personal belongings. They can relax in front of the fireplace in one of the comfortable living rooms, sip coffee on the outdoor terrace or socialize with neighbors in the activity rooms. Abundant resident programs located on a first-floor “Main Street” extend into a two-story connector link that provides access to therapy, wellness and aerobic facilities, an ice cream parlor, village store, bank and computer lab. In addition, family and friends are always welcome and are an important part of the lifestyle at Ridgewood.

Licensed professionals provide friendly, personalized attention tailored to residents’ needs. The facility also offers respite care, i.e., short-term assistance for those caring for a loved one in their home. In addition, a separate neighborhood (Ridgewood Terrace) offers specialized care and unique services for individuals with memory-related disorders, such as Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.

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