Kirkwood by the River
3605 Ratliff Rd, Irondale, AL 35210
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Estimated cost from $2,161 to $2,641 per month*
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From every window, beauty only found in the Appalachian foothills stretches in a quilt of dappled green, gold and scarlet hardwoods towards shadowed mountains all connected by a shining ribbon of river sparkling in the sun. But it’s our view of retirement that has given this Birmingham, Alabama senior living community a five star rating, and a reputation for being something rare. Set on 120 acres of virgin forest, Kirkwood by the River feels miles away from the sprawl, and stress of the suburbs, yet is minutes to the city’s best shopping, medical centers and cultural venues. And the community stays even closer to the founders’ vision. Kirkwood began as a non-profit created by the Independent Presbyterian Church to offer continuing care retirement of non-paralleled attention to details and advantages. Open to people of all faiths, Kirkwood is the only retirement community in the area to have its own chaplain, and one of the most beautiful stained glass and stone walled chapels found in any community. This spirit of caring is felt in every level of care, from those who prepare the special meals needed by specialty care residents, to the speech and physical therapists, nurses and staff in skilled nursing. But this caring is most evident in how we cater to your spirit. About Community News
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Local Health: The nearest hospital is OSE Surgery Center, which is located within 8 miles from Kirkwood By The River. There are 17 other hospitals within 8 miles of the community. There are also 20 doctors' offices, 20 dentists, and 20 other related places including and .
Local Wellness: Residents living at Kirkwood By The River can enjoy easy access to 20 nearby beauty salons like Billie's Boutique. There area also 9 spas within a 8 mile radius of the community. For those residents that are a bit more active and enjoy staying in shape, Carport CrossFit is located just 4 miles. There are also 7 other gyms nearby including NS Dance Studio.
Local Amenities: Kirkwood By The River is located near many local amenities like The Outlet Shops of Grand River, Birmingham and Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham/Trussville. There are 14 cafes and 20 restaurants within a 5-mile radius of the community. There are also 20 supermarkets and 14 shopping malls nearby.
Local Spirituality: There are 20 nearby places of worship for residents living at Kirkwood By The River. Church of the Highlands is the closest Church.