Frequently Asked Questions

What Can We Tell You About The Colony

The list below answers the questions we’re asked most often. If you don’t find the information you want, please don’t hesitate to give us a call at (952) 828-9500.

What forms for payments does The Colony accept for Memory Care?
At The Colony you may use private pay under your long term care insurance policy, if you have one. Unfortunately, we do not accept subsidized payments in these specialty areas.

How do I find out about subsidized programs for an assisted living apartment?
You may call The Senior LinkAge Line 1-800-333-2433 for Long-term care options counseling.
For the Elderly Waiver program, call Hennepin County 612-348-4500.
The Assisted Living subsidized program (Elderly Waiver) is limited in availability.

Are pets allowed?
The Colony at Eden Prairie recognizes the enjoyment and companionship pets provide their owners. In our Assisted Living and Senior Living with Services area, we allow residents to keep well-behaved dogs and cats that do not inconvenience neighbors. Visitors will be allowed to bring pets as long as they are under the constant supervision of the visiting guest. There is a non-refundable fee for each pet.

Do you have space for when my family visits?
Yes, family and friends are always welcome at The Colony. We offer a short-term guest suite for visitors, and a private dining room for special events.

Do you provide transportation?
The Colony at Eden Prairie provides comfortable, air-conditioned shuttle bus transportation to a variety of resident outings. We also provide transportation in our own town care to medical appointments for an additional fee.

Is The Colony religiously affiliated?
The Colony is non-denominational and embraces all faith traditions. Each Community has access to a Chaplain for a variety of spiritual care services.

Does The Colony provide outpatient care or is that only provided in hospitals?
There are four types of health care services available to you at The Colony:

• A menu of a la carte, short-term Home Health Care services are available to residents in their own apartment homes.
• A separate Memory Care Unit is also available.