Specialty Care Services in Dunbar, WV

Our care model has always been to offer higher levels of care, so we have more medical expertise on property and train our staff to a higher level than some other communities.

Specialty Care

A Social Lifestyle with A Higher Level of Care

At Sweetbriar, we cover the spectrum of care needs that fall between Assisted Living and Skilled
Nursing, while providing a better opportunity to age in place. Your loved one can stay with us longer
while enjoying all of our services and amenities.

Specialty Care services are available for both

Age in Place

Sweetbriar Continuum of Care

Aging in Place

We adjust care plans as medical needs change to provide the best opportunity to stay with us, without having to move from facility to facility.

Aging Together

Couples with different needs can live together and receive individualized levels of care, all under one roof.

Care Highlights

Specialty Care Highlights

  • Specialized and advanced nursing services

  • Assistance with diabetic and oxygen management

  • Additional hands-on assistance by trained staff to safely accomplish daily personal tasks

  • Mobility assistance including one-person assist

  • Community partnerships to provide Hospice and Palliative Care

Plus, all Assisted Living care services such as:

  • Nurses on-site 24/7

  • Electronic Medication Administration System

  • Assistance with activities of daily living such as bathing, grooming and dressing

  • Individualized care plans

  • Wireless Nurse call system

  • In-house Geriatrician with support service

  • Nutritional services

  • Wander-prevention system

  • Quality Assurance Team

    Expert oversight from our Director of Quality Assurance, Joann Kulniszewski, and her team working to promote the best possible resident outcomes.

Not Sure What Level of Care is Needed?

Services & Amenities

Enriched Lifestyle for All

Our Specialty Care residents enjoy all the benefits of our Assisted Living residents such as:


Assisted living doesn’t mean your loved one has to give up everything. Instead, your loved one gains access to our amenities such as our beauty salon/barber shop, activities room, etc.

Learn More

Social Life

Transitioning to assisted living can lead to feelings of isolation or loneliness. We encourage (but never require) daily social interaction through our 24/7 activities calendar, live entertainment, etc. to help your loved one combat these feelings.

Learn More


Our experienced culinary team prepares high-quality homestyle meals approved by dietitians, so your loved one can eat healthy.

Learn More

Your Home

Our rooms are designed to create a secure, homelike environment while maintaining your loved one’s privacy and independence. Multiple floorplan types are available to choose from so your loved one will feel right at home.

Floor Plans


Our goal is to lessen the responsibilities of your loved ones by providing high-quality service and new opportunities for them to enjoy themselves while still allowing them freedom to make their own choices.

Learn More