The Waterford at Fitchburg

5440 Caddis Bend Fitchburg, Wisconsin 53711

Located near Madison, Wisconsin, our independent living and assisted living community offers a warm, friendly environment with the privacy and freedom to live a vibrant lifestyle. Our spacious one- and two-bedroom apartments offer individual balconies, washers/dryers, full kitchens and fireplaces. Our community boasts on-site therapy services, underground parking, an exercise room and scheduled courtesy transportation.

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Spacious, condo-style apartments and first-rate amenities make our 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, 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, 24-7 staffing and an emergency response system.

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.

The Waterford at Fitchburg living options

Find the right type of senior living community.

Independent living

Enjoy a private apartment and active social life with freedom from chores like housekeeping, laundry and home maintenance.

Assisted living

Maintain your independence while enjoying access to 24-hour support services like help with bathing, dressing, meal preparation and more.

Temporary care

Move in for a short-term stay when you need additional support or try out our community before committing to a lease.

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 regular menu that is published weekly, residents can select from an array of items from our always-available menu every day. From monthly Food Council meetings to dining surveys, our staff is eager to receive feedback and works hard to provide a delicious, personalized dining experience.

On-site amenities

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.

In the area

Located less than five miles from downtown Madison, Wisconsin, you can enjoy access to shopping, dining and entertainment options.

Fitchburg boasts a library, senior center and park.Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy nearby Lake Mendota, Lake Monona and Lake Waubesa.

Hospitals: UW Health Clinics, Group Health Cooperative
Pharmacies: Walgreens, Fitchburg Family Pharmacy
Shopping: Pick ‘n Save, Hatchery Hill Towne Center, Target
Restaurants: The Great Dane, Coldstone Creamery, Panera Bread, Liliana’s, MOD Pizza, Thirsty Goat, Me & Julio’s

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 life in our communities might look a bit different right now, we’re hard at work keeping our residents happy and engaged.

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