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The Best Waterfront Value in St. Petersburg Senior Living

The Fountains at Boca Ciega Bay, St. Petersburg, Florida, is a retirement community that offers Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care on 14 acres of lush, tropically landscaped grounds making it the best waterfront value in St. Petersburg. The Fountains at Boca Ciega Bay is conveniently located near shopping, dining, entertainment and healthcare, including Palms of Pasadena Hospital.

Choose from spacious studios, one-bedroom apartments or two-bedroom suites, wonderfully appointed with a kitchenette and large living room. Meals are enjoyed restaurant style.

Residents of The Fountains at Boca Ciega Bay, enjoy services and amenities that include a dynamic calendar of classes, activities and outings including Watermark University, beauty salon and barber shop, Wellness Center and Fitness Center, waterfront heated outdoor pool and private fishing pier, as well as guest accommodations.

Life at The Fountains

Toga! Toga! Toga!

We embraced our inner Gods and Goddesses and took a trip to ancient Greece where togas and gold wreath crowns were the fashion and the Acropolis was the place to be. The Auditorium was transformed into a Mediterranean scene with Mount Olympus and ivory and gold draped around the ancient ruins. We kicked off the […]

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Israel: An Inside Look

Within its small perimeter, Israel packs in abundant riches, from cherished religious sites and plentiful archaeological treasures to spectacular natural wonders. Holy Land to Jews, Christians, and Muslims, this is where biblical place names like Jerusalem and the Galilee come vibrantly alive. Our Executive Director, Suzanne, and her husband and community Pastor, Paul Burtzlaff, took […]

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Mismatched Monday with Sundaes

The best way to start the week off is with a day to wear your most mismatched outfit! Our residents and associates mixed polka dots and stripes, clashing colors, and there were a whole lot of “worst dressed” for our Mismatched Monday with Sundaes Social. From our shirts to our socks, we went all out. We mixed and […]

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Resident Voices

Resident Anne Bernhard Feels Right at Home at The Fountains

WILL THE LIFESTYLE YOU LOVE TODAY STILL LOVE YOU TOMORROW? Explore your retirement living options early. “I don’t need, at this point, somebody watching over me every minute, but I need to be somewhere where if something happens somebody is going to be able to come.” – Anne Bernhard, resident of The Fountains at Boca […]

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Resident Millie Heischmann is Comfortable and Happy at The Fountains

BE COMFORTABLE AND HAPPY Whatever you wish for the years ahead, moving to the right retirement community can help your wishes come true. “It’s comfortable and I’m very happy. I really am. As much as I love my family I wouldn’t go back. I really wouldn’t because I have so much to do here and […]

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Resident Sue Barlow-Rogan is enjoying the company of friends and beautiful bay views at The Fountains.

ONE IS THE LONELIEST NUMBER If being lonely is not your cup of tea, it’s time to learn about the alternatives. “I walked in here and it felt like home because I’ve met so many wonderful people here and I’m never alone.” – Sue Barlow-Rogan, resident of The Fountains at Boca Ciega Bay MEET SUE […]

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Out and About

Extraordinary Outing to Walt Disney World!

Witches, ghosts and residents from The Fountains, oh my! Being on Boca Ciega Bay puts us right smack dab in the middle of all the great things Florida has to offer. We have the beaches for picnics, historic Ybor City and of course, Walt Disney World! In October, we took an extraordinary outing to Mickey’s Not […]

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Dinner Night Out

Every week residents of The Fountains enjoy a delicious meal amongst friends at a local restaurant. This week, by request, we decided to try out a barbecue restaurant. Our bus driver, Pat, joked that no barbecue sauce was to make its way back onto the bus. So we walked in with a huge roll of […]

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WOW Outing to Cape Canaveral

The end of April took us on a WOW outing! This time it took us all the way to Cape Canaveral. We had the chance to have lunch with astronaut, Charlie Walker, immerse ourselves in all things space travel at the Kennedy Space Center and see the sights around Cocoa Beach. On our way home […]

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Memory Care

Spring Fashion Show to Benefit Alzheimer’s Association

On Saturday, April 26th The Fountains at Boca Ciega Bay put on a delightful display of ladies’ fashions presented by Patchington Women’s Apparel. Our Fountains ladies were models for the day as they strutted their stuff in fabulous Spring fashions. We had local vendors selling jewelry, clothes and gifts after the fun show. With close […]

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Ten Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease

Not even sure what questions to ask? Take a look at this article from the Alzheimer’s Association on the Ten Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease. The Alzheimer’s Association and their website www.alz.org is an invaluable resource for anybody with questions about memory related disease.

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On Aging

The Walk to End Alzheimer’s Fundraisers

The Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Residents of The Gardens have been leaders in helping to raise money to support this important cause. Tashaye Johnson, Activities Assistant for The Gardens, has organized successful events that have contributed over $400 […]

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Health and Fun Fair

Our health and fun fair is underway! With a variety of vendors that cater to health and wellness, our residents have a chance to ask questions, browse or shop. It’s an environment of education, relaxation and fun! Some of our vendors include Walgreens, Mary Kay, Bayada Home Care, CVS, Mountcastle Vein Center and more.

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Hula for Good Health

Here at The Fountains at Boca Ciega Bay, we live by the principle of “never take yourself too seriously” and we surely live up to that every day; Not only is that just because we enjoy having a good time and letting loose, but studies show that increased social interaction in seniors actually promotes overall […]

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Dining

7th Annual Chili Cook-Off and Kiss the Pig Contest

We had a hootin’ good time with this wild shindig! For the last 7 years, The Fountains has hosted a Chili Cook-Off and Kiss the Pig Contest that never ceases to disappoint. Jars are left at the front desk with managers and supervisors lovely pictures on them that encourage donations that are then donated to […]

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A Roasted Harvest Feast!

Our wonderful Chefs sure do love to feed our community, and once a month they show their love and appreciation for the culinary arts to a room full of residents as they wine and dine them before their eyes! Chef Cathy and Chef Johnny pull out all the stops to cook a feast before the […]

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Assisted Living’s Fall Family Night

Every quarter, our Assisted Living neighborhood invites residents and their families to come for a fun filled evening to eat, drink and have a fabulous time! Each Family Night has been unique, ranging from table top games in the Friendship Room to Courtyard shenanigans with games like horseshoes and corn-hole. To close out the Summer […]

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Reviews

Facebook Review – Super Friendly

I’m definitely moving there in a few months…Every event I have attended has been super friendly and senior friendly! Thanks for your information lunches. They reassure me, in addition to the experiences of friends who lived here.

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Very pleased with the care provided.

My loved one lives in the memory care unit. We are very pleased with the level of care they provide at the facility. They offer different activities that they seem to enjoy.

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SeniorAdvisor Review – The staff is very friendly, helpful and welcoming.

We’re very pleased with how things have gone with The Fountains! The staff here is very friendly and helpful, and they were so generous with their assistance throughout the whole move-in process. They were flexible with the move-in dates, and always willing to lend a hand! It’s been a big adjustment for my parents, and […]

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Videos

Toga! Toga! Toga!

We embraced our inner Gods and Goddesses and took a trip to ancient Greece where togas and gold wreath crowns were the fashion and the Acropolis was the place to be. The Auditorium was transformed into a Mediterranean scene with Mount Olympus and ivory and gold draped around the ancient ruins. We kicked off the […]

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Down, Set, Hike!

Today marks the official kick off to the NFL season and The Fountains celebrated with a tailgate party for our Two Chefs Cooking Show. Before the Steelers take on the Patriots our Fountain’s associates served up delicious game day ready food. With a three course meal that would feel right at home at a parking lot tailgate […]

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