The Waterford at Fitchburg – Senior living in Fitchburg, Wisconsin
Enjoy your retirement at our senior living community. We offer a warm, friendly environment with the privacy and freedom to live a vibrant lifestyle. If you feel like making new friends or learning a new skill, we offer activities every day. If you need support, our team of compassionate caregivers are always ready to help.
We offer the following senior living options:
Award winning senior living
We are proud to announce that our community was named a Best Independent Living community by U.S. News & World Report! This honor recognizes the top-rated senior communities in Wisconsin based on results from a reputable resident and family satisfaction survey.
Get acquainted with our senior living community
Spacious, condo-style apartments and first-rate amenities make our retirement community the perfect home.
Fun & friends
There is always something to keep your mind active at The Waterford at Fitchburg. Two resident favorites are the activity center with plenty of card and board games to enjoy with friends and the library stocked with many books to get lost in.
Keeping in touch with grandkids and faraway friends is easy with our computer area. Participate in bingo games or enjoy a fitness class or stroll around our manicured grounds.
Safety & convenience
Situated near Madison, WI, our community offers a warm, friendly environment with quick access to the big city. Wide entryways make it easy for residents who use wheelchairs or motorized scooters to get around and socialize. For added convenience, we offer on-site storage units to keep memorabilia or prized possessions close by.
We also offer underground parking spaces, daily newspaper delivery, housekeeping and linen service, scheduled courtesy transportation, 24-7 staffing and an emergency response system.
The Waterford at Fitchburg living options
Find the right type of senior living community in Fitchburg, WI.
Enjoy a private apartment and active social life with freedom from chores like housekeeping, laundry and home maintenance.
Maintain your independence while enjoying access to 24-hour support services like help with bathing, dressing, meal preparation and more.
Move in for a short-term stay when you need additional support or try out our community before committing to a lease.
The amenities and services you need in one easy payment
Curious about the monthly costs of moving to an independent living or assisted living community versus staying at home? Download our cost comparison worksheets to view how affordable senior living can be.
Your monthly fee covers amenities such as:
- On-site dining
- Utilities (including phone, cable and internet)
- Social programming and activities
- Tailored care services
- Scheduled transportation
- Maintenance, lawn care and snow removal
- And more!
The Waterford at Fitchburg is a big family. Between staff and neighbors, I have found all my needs met in one way or another. Because of this, I plan to remain here as long as I live. Wesley S.
Resident life at The Waterford at Fitchburg
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Education & recreation
From our exercise classes and bustling activity center to craft and cooking projects to themed dress-up days, we provide meaningful ways for you to develop new skills and interests and expand your social circles.
Fun with food
In addition to our weekly menu, residents can select from an array of items from our always-available menu. From monthly Food Council meetings to dining surveys, our staff works hard to provide a delicious, personalized dining experience.
Our pet-friendly community boasts beautifully manicured grounds and a courtyard that is ideal for an evening stroll. Stay active with an exercise class, pick up a good book from the well-stocked library or catch a movie in our theater room.
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In the Fitchburg area
Located less than five miles from downtown Madison, you can enjoy access to shopping, dining and entertainment options. The Waterford at Fitchburg serves Dane County and is convenient for family members living nearby in Verona, Sun Prairie, Janesville and Milwaukee, WI.
Hospitals: UW Health, UnityPoint Health
Pharmacies: Walgreens, CVS
Shopping: Pick ‘n Save, Target, Costco, Hy-Vee, Kohl’s, Marshalls, East Towne Mall
Restaurants: The Great Dane, Coldstone Creamery, Panera Bread, Liliana’s, MOD Pizza, Thirsty Goat, Me & Julio’s
Local destinations: Fitchburg Senior Center, Lake Mendota, Vilas Park
Our COVID-19 response
The safety of our residents and team members is our highest priority. Company-wide, we are taking safety measures and following guidance from officials, while continuing to keep our residents happy and engaged.