Memory care is not an afterthought. It’s our only thought.


Our specialized community environments and personalized care model reconnect your loved ones to their cherished memories—helping to create a deep sense of purpose for them. Welcome to distinctive memory care at Copper Creek Inn in beautiful Chandler Arizona.


Is Memory Care the right choice?


Memory loss manifests itself differently in each person and we recognize the challenges faced. This specialized memory care community, Copper Creek is near medical facilities (Chandler Regional Medical Center and other medical professionals) equipped to serve the specific needs of those experiencing Alzheimer’s, Dementia, and other forms of memory loss.


Why Koelsch for Dementia Care


The ongoing long term care of your loved one is a choice of trust, not to be taken lightly.

Family owned and operated Senior Living for over 60 years.

Family Legacy

We are proud of the legacy we call family.

Emmett and Alice Koelsch began in 1958 with a nursing home in Kelso, Washington. Emmett and Alice instilled in their five children the philosophy: “Treat each resident with the respect and dignity they deserve.”


Their legacy solidified the values for Koelsch Senior Living Communities.

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Our Care Services Focus On Dignity


With a memory care focus in assisted living, we provide an individual, personalized senior care model so that our ladies and gentlemen receive abundant attention and recognition.

We’re changing the stigmas of healthcare through Humanitude® techniques to provide quality care.

Our personalized techniques for every level of care include:


Gaze techniques provide healthy emotional sensations.


The right tone sets the foundation for communication.


Touch is essential for quality senior care services.


Engaging at eye level.


Enriching Life


The seven pillars of Living Well®

Helping individuals experience moments of joy and connection during daily activities. Enabling our residents to live a life of purpose.


Personalized musical experiences promote cognitive function.


Personalized creative expression and experience.


Connecting with nature.


Expression of faith.

Mind & Body

Our thoughts, feelings, and attitudes impact the clarity of our mind. 

Living Well® personalizes exercises for each individual.

Friends & Family

Every person served in our senior community is treated as one of our own.


Living Well® in a retirement community promotes a sense of purpose.


Experience Koelsch Dining / Engage the senses


Advanced Security For Dementia Care


Our communities in Chandler combine advanced safety systems with a well-trained staff in order to provide a peace of mind to seniors and their families, and ensure that our focus is on providing the best possible care.

At Copper Creek Inn,

we explore beautiful Chandler for exciting things to do and see for our residents’ enjoyment. We might have lunch at Shimogamo Japanese Restaurant on a Monday to enjoy their sushi and steak or visit Freestone Park to walk the trails every other Thursday. There is always something fun to see at Desert Breeze Railroad, just a short distance from Copper Creek. 

Naomi Hartmann Executive Director
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