Frequently Asked Questions
Here are some of the most common questions we’re asked about Mirador. If you don’t find the answers you’re looking for below or want more detailed information, please call 361-651-1103. Our staff is always eager to help you.
What is so special about a Life Care community?
Your entrance fee provides you with Life Care, which allows you to fully enjoy independent residential living with the reassurance that additional care is available, should you ever need it. Living at Mirador eliminates the time-consuming chores of home maintenance, fear of becoming a burden to relatives, concerns of aging among strangers, and worries about the availability and cost of quality long-term care. Life Care at Mirador combines unparalleled peace of mind with a truly independent lifestyle and a wide range of services and amenities.Close
What is Mirador?
Mirador is a retirement community for senior adults in South Corpus Christi. It is defined by three qualities:
First, it is a residential retirement option that encourages health and wellness through an active, independent lifestyle.
Second, it provides services, social activities and special amenities to enhance the lifestyle you're already enjoying.
Third, it provides a continuum of care on site, should your needs ever change.Close
What will my monthly service fee cover?
The monthly fee covers the full range of services, including:
- Full interior and exterior maintenance of your residence
- Beautifully landscaped grounds
- Concierge services
- All community amenities including:
- State-of-the-art Fitness Club
- Creative Arts Center
- Flexible dining services, with the cost of one meal and complimentary continental breakfast included per day
- All utilities, including cable TV, with the exception of phone
- Weekly housekeeping and laundering of flat linens
- On-site security with emergency call systems in each residence
- Transportation services
- Covered parking
What if I decide not to move in?
If you have to cancel your reservation due to reasons beyond your control, you'll receive your full deposit back. If you simply change your mind, we'll refund your full deposit, less a small processing fee.Close
What's fun to do at Mirador?
Opportunities to be active within and around Mirador are plentiful. Our beautiful campus is ideal for outdoor activities; we also have a state-of-the-art Fitness Club and pool where you can stay physically active. Choose from a complete calendar of activities, such as concerts, trips, parties, educational classes and seminars, guest speakers, spiritual opportunities, volunteerism and much more. You can select your daily activity preferences while enjoying our worry-free lifestyle and wonderful new friendships.Close
What does it mean to be a not-for-profit community?
While for-profit communities use their income to pay dividends to investors, Mirador, as a not-for-profit entity, reinvests revenue after expenses into the community, where it belongs. This difference is at the heart of Senior Quality Lifestyles Corporation’s (SQLC) mission and vision. Additionally, our not-for-profit status means that Mirador must meet stringent financial guidelines, including strict government regulations. Therefore, residents have peace of mind, knowing that not-for-profit financial controls and reduced operating costs translate into lower, stabilized monthly fees and favorable tax credits and exemptions. Research also indicates that not-for-profit communities invest more resources into health services than for-profit communities.Close
How do I know this is for me at this time in my life?
Aren’t you ready to enhance your current lifestyle, while gaining valuable peace of mind? The time could be now. Don’t wait until it’s too late and are unable to take full advantage of the benefits of living in a community with like-minded individuals who you’ll grow to call family.Close
Is the community safe and secure?
Yes. As a resident of Mirador, you can enjoy 24-hour security, supported by a staff dedicated to your safety. Each residence is equipped with an emergency call system for your added protection and comfort.Close
How much does it cost?
When comparing the cost of living in your current home to living at Mirador, you’ll be pleasantly surprised. Plus, you’ll experience true peace of mind, knowing all you have access to 5-Star Rated Health Services right on site.
For details on pricing, please call (866) 579-6224 to schedule an appointment with a member of our marketing staff.Close