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Assisted Living

Maintain your independence with the comfort of knowing help is there in our assisted living community. The Stafford Retirement Community is part of the Lake Oswego network of care, a group of related providers that offer numerous care programs, ranging from minimal care to full-time assisted living.

Assisted living the Avamere way at the Stafford is all about you. We take care of the small, everyday details so you can focus on what matters most in life. Let us handle the housekeeping, yard maintenance, and cooking while you enjoy an active, vibrant lifestyle.

Make the most of each day with a wonderful array of wellness programs along with services, activities, and amenities meant to make your life a little better. No matter how you spend each day, there’s a little something for everyone.

The Stafford Retirement Community is dedicated to providing beautiful living solutions for each individual resident, as well as only the best of programming and supportive staff. Decide now that you’re ready to make life just a little easier.

Decide now to live your life enhanced.

Community Videos

Resident Testimonial

A Boutique Retirement Experience

Active, Upscale Senior Living in Lake Oswego

Getting to Know Our Stafford Neighbors: Mike Hilty

The Stafford Makes Music During COVID-19

Virtual Tour of The Stafford

What We Offer You

At The Stafford, immerse yourself in activities and amenities created with a sophisticated sensibility and attention to every detail. Whether you are sipping wine during happy hour, relaxing in our spa, or enjoying one of our many outdoor concerts, discover our services below, all catered to you!

Caring For You

  • Extensive wellness programs
  • Group programs and activities focused on your health
  • Personalized, compassionate care

Day-to-Day Life

  • Vibrant activities calendar
  • Two in-house restaurants with curated menus
  • In-house transportation, including private town car

Personal Wellbeing

  • Fitness classes
  • Cozy, comfortable living spaces
  • Housekeeping and maintenance

Your Safety Matters

  • 24-hour staff
  • Emergency call system
  • Advanced safety features

The People of Arete Living Pod

Passions. Beliefs. Life stories. Helpful resources for the senior living journey. Discover it all here as we get to know our residents, employees, and partners one-on-one.

Arete Living proudly manages Avamere Communities, The Stafford, and Ovation.