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458-215-3754

2440 Willakenzie Rd, Eugene, OR 97401

 

Our community now requires team members to be vaccinated for COVID-19.

We are welcoming new residents - ask about our touring options!

Enjoy More at Merrill Gardens at Sheldon Park

Merrill Gardens at Sheldon Park is a beautiful place to live within the prestigious Ferry Street Bridge-area of Eugene, and it is also near Springfield. Our neighborhood offers a small town feel with all the conveniences of big city living—world class shopping and dining, a commitment to the arts, and plenty of natural beauty.

When you live at Merrill Gardens at Sheldon Park, you’ll have a wide variety of creative and educational opportunities at the community itself. Our creative arts program includes group classes that introduce new skills, interests and hobbies. These continuous learning opportunities may take the form of “how to” seminars on special subjects such as journaling, or photography. We’ll also help you exercise your mind and body. Take advantage of painting classes, exercise groups, music therapy, pet therapy, gardening, and more.

And whether your needs are big or small, you can trust our caring assisted living and memory care staff to provide what you need.

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A message from the
General Manager

Charisa began working at Merrill Gardens at Sheldon Park in 2004 as a caregiver at age 19. Since then, she has served many roles, including Medication Tech, Health Services Assistant, Memory Care Administrator. In 2009, Charisa earned her LPN license and in 2014, she became Merrill Gardens at Sheldon Park's Executive Director. Charisa and her fiance Alexander love to go fishing, hiking, camping, hunting, and work on home projects. They have a great love of animals and have four dogs between the two of them. She says, "After working at here for 12 years, this community is truly my family. Each resident has their own story and we love to celebrate them, hear and share their stories, and continue their independence. Our residents are so special and really help support each other as well."

Charisa Coxen, General Manager

Our Simple Assessment

We know the decision to move yourself or a loved one to a senior living community can feel overwhelming. Our simple four-minute assessment can help you make more informed choices and match your needs with the right level of support.

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Onsite salon at Merrill Gardens at Sheldon Park in Eugene, Oregon.

A Vibrant Lifestyle

Merrill Gardens at Sheldon Park is tailor-made for active seniors with apartment homes around shared courtyards, convenient walking trails, and tree-lined outdoor parkways. With varying levels of care services all in one place, Merrill Gardens at Sheldon Park allows for needed transitions in services that come over time.

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An open book, mug, and glasses on a table at Merrill Gardens at Sheldon Park in Eugene, Oregon.

Enjoy More

We want your life to get bigger—not smaller. Living in one of our communities means new possibilities, not new limitations. Yes You Can enjoy the freedom and flexibility to do everything you’ve always enjoyed. We’ve got the chores and caretaking covered so you can keep living life on your own terms—not someone else’s schedule.

A resident enjoying a mug of coffee outside at Merrill Gardens at Sheldon Park in Eugene, Oregon.

An Active Life is a Happy Life

We plan our daily activity calendar around what our residents are interested in doing, learning how they like to spend their days and seeking out both new experiences and ways to reignite old passions. We love celebrating holidays—both traditional and nontraditional—with fun festivities throughout the year.

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Resident couple laughing while looking at a mobile phone at Merrill Gardens at Sheldon Park in Eugene, Oregon.
Bed in private apartment at Merrill Gardens at Sheldon Park in Eugene, Oregon.
A resident and young boy laughing at Merrill Gardens at Sheldon Park in Eugene, Oregon.
The salon at Merrill Gardens at Sheldon Park in Eugene, Oregon.
Lounge with a fireplace at Merrill Gardens at Sheldon Park in Eugene, Oregon.
Community room at Merrill Gardens at Sheldon Park in Eugene, Oregon.

We know you're going to love it here.

It's all about choice. Choose from 106 apartments, including studios and one-bedroom floor plans, with services ranging from assisted living to memory care options.

Enjoy a variety of amenities aimed at helping you choose the way you want to spend your days.

You'll live a full and happy life built around your delights and hobbies.

Community Amenities

Senior living in Eugene features a library Library With Computer Access

Senior living in Eugene features living areas Comfy Community TV Room and Lounges

Senior living in Eugene features a salon Beauty Salon

Senior living in Eugene features landscaped gardens and walking paths Landscaped Gardens and Walking Paths

Senior living in Eugene features private mailboxes Private Mailboxes

Senior living in Eugene features a theater Theater

Pool Table at senior living in Eugene Pool Table

Senior living in Eugene features basic cable tv Basic Cable TV

Eugene senior living includes a private dining room Private Dining Room

Community Services

Senior living in Eugene features 24-Hour Staffing 24-Hour Staff

Senior living in Eugene includes an emergency response system Emergency Response System

Senior living in Eugene includes many transportation options Private Transportation Services Available

Weekly Housekeeping at senior living in Eugene Weekly Housekeeping and Laundry Services

Creative social programs at senior living in Eugene Creative Social Programs and Activities

Eugene senior living includes chef-prepared meals Chef-Prepared Meals

Senior living in Eugene includes home maintenance Home Maintenance

Personal Laundry Services at senior living in Eugene Personal Laundry Services

Senior living in Eugene features cable tv Cable TV

spa services at senior living in Eugene Spa Services

Wellness at senior living in Eugene Wellness Program

Pets Welcome at senior living in Eugene Pets Welcome

Senior living in Eugene features on-site RNs On-Site RNs/LPNs

Wifi at senior living in Eugene Wifi in All Common Areas

Making Memories

Our urban lifestyle means more contact and connection with our community, and interaction with families, children, and people of all ages.

Contact us today to schedule your personal tour!