Assisted Living / Personal Care
Assisted living is just that — assistance. We’ll do whatever it takes to help you live life to the fullest. We’re here to make sure that the small stuff doesn’t hamper your desire to get out there and make the most of it. Bathing, medication assistance, escorts, and more.Learn More
Discover breezy coastal living in Ocean Springs.
The Gardens is a premier assisted living community in the Biloxi, Mississippi area.
It’s a community you’ll be proud to call home. Here, you can focus on living the good life, and we’ll take care of the rest. We offer world-class personal care for seniors with a small-town feel, and many of the comforts of home. We do everything we can to help maintain senior independence while giving just the amount of care needed.At The Gardens, you can enjoy your favorite activities as hobbies again. Connect with nature in our lush raised gardening beds, and leave the weeding and maintenance behind. Or meet some new friends by joining a card game, or attending movie night. Or participate in a fitness class. We have so many choices! For folks who need a little more assistance, we also lend a hand getting dressed in the morning or sorting out medications. Making life simple and enjoyable again is our pleasure.
- Chef-prepared meals
- Weekly housekeeping and linen service
- Home maintenance
- Emergency response system
- On-site RNs / LPNs
- 24-hour staff
- On-call PT/OT/ST
- Physical therapy room
- Creative social programs and activities
- Wellness and musical programs
- Comfy community TV room and lounges
- Large, bright community living room
- Community sun porch
- Outdoor spaces for exercise, dining, or relaxing
- Landscaped gardens with courtyard and fountain
- Beauty salon
- Scheduled transportation
- Private mail boxes
- On-site religious services
- Basic cable TV
- Pets welcome
Meet Jody Stoddard, Executive Director at The Gardens
As a native of the Mississippi Gulf Coast, Jody realized at a young age that she wanted to spend her life caring for others. Jody obtained a Bachelor’s in Therapeutic Recreation from the University of Southern Mississippi, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from William Carey College. Since 2002, she has worked in a few hospitals out of the area, but found her way back home along the Gulf Coast in various healthcare positions until settling here at The Gardens. When Jody is away from The Gardens family, she is occupied by her two children and husband, Clay. She enjoys the beautiful Gulf of Mexico through sailing, fishing or sitting on the beach at Horne Island.
The Gardens was a perfect match for my mother's needs. She adjusted beautifully to the move and her health has improved dramatically.Teresa, Daughter
Living Options At The Gardens
If you or a loved one struggles a bit with daily tasks then assisted living in Ocean Springs at The Gardens may be a perfect option. The nice thing about this option is that you will receive as much help as you need - not too much and not too little. We can help as needed with bathing, medication assistance, escorts, and more. And we’ll take care of many chores, too. Imagine not having to cook meals, wash linens, clean your apartment, or do maintenance! It all makes for a much more relaxed and confident retirement lifestyle. So, when it comes to Ocean Springs senior living, please think of The Gardens if you’re considering an assisted living community. Questions? We’re always here to help. Give us a call at (228) 818-0650 or come see for yourself at a complimentary lunch and tour.
More about The Gardens
When you step into The Gardens, you’ll be charmed by our cozy, home-like atmosphere and caring staff. It’s the ideal spot for seniors in Ocean Springs, Biloxi and the rest of the Mississippi Gulf Coast who are looking for a community to share with like-minded people. We make sure there’s always plenty to do – or you can find a quiet spot to sit with a glass of iced tea on our lovely patio nestled in the garden.
Doctors across the region have come to trust The Gardens as a superior assisted senior living community. We believe you’ll find the same level of trust when you pay us a visit.
We encourage you to take a tour of a Blue Harbor community. It's really laid back. No pressure. Remember when mom used to pressure you to eat your veggies, or do your homework, or do your chores? There will be none of that.