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Reviews of John Knox Village East | Assisted Living
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December 21, 2017
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Questions About John Knox Village East
Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at John Knox Village East. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?
Our Assisted Living Residents are in their mid-upper 80s. They love participating in activities both on-site and off campus. Together, we enjoy an occasional happy hour, musical entertainment, exercise, hymn singing and bible study. We've also had a good time when we went fishing at the local lake, as well as a wine tasting at one of the areas many wineries. Residents also enjoy movie night on the lawn on occasion.
What programs or activities does John Knox Village East offer to enrich residents' well-being?
We participate in chair yoga, chair exercise, bible study, hymn sing. We have manicures and pedicures. We also have reminiscing activities. We play pitch and pinochle.
What places are near John Knox Village East or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?
We have a McDonald's near our campus, as well as a Wal-Mart. We are situated on 40 acres with corn and soybean fields behind our courtyard that residents enjoy.
What transportation services does John Knox Village East offer to assisted living residents?
We provide transportation for local outings such as fishing and wine tasting events. We also can arrange for medical transportation to and from doctors appointments.
What makes the chef or dining program at John Knox Village East exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?
Our dining program is unique in that it's comprised of hearty mid-western fare such as chicken, fish, vegetables and potatoes. We do realize that everyone's tastes are unique and we have "always available" menu items such as hamburgers, hot dogs, grilled cheese to fit your tastes when what's on the menu for today doesn't strike a chord.
What safety features or security measures does John Knox Village East offer to assisted living residents?
We have handicapped equipped bathrooms, as well as a fenced in courtyard. We provide 24 hour security with nursing on staff 24 hours. We also provide Wander Guard technology to address elopement circumstances.
How does John Knox Village East keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?
Many of our families come in on a regular basis to visit their loved ones at which time we communicate with them. We also have regularly scheduled care plan meetings to address the ongoing care of loved ones and any changes that may be occurring with their conditions.
If John Knox Village East accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?
Residents can not have pets while in our Assisted Living Community, but pets are welcome to visit in the residents living areas, as well as outdoors.
What safety features or security measures does John Knox Village East provide to protect residents who wander?
We have a redirection strategy in place as well as Wander Guard technology to minimize elopement risks.
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Features of John Knox Village East
- Minimum Rate: $2400/month
- Rent Plus Care Fees
Room and housing options
- Companion Suites: We Do Not Offer Companion Suites
- Housing Extra: Private And Semi Private Rooms
- Nurse On Staff: Onsite 24/7
- Resident Capacity: 34
- Minimum Age: 62
- Pets: No Pets Allowed.
- State Licenses: 1558748764
About John Knox Village East
At John Knox Village East, we’ll welcome you with a genuine smile, a warm cup of coffee and a lifestyle you won’t find anywhere else in the Lafayette County area. Smart, secure and simply the best decision you can make for your future, we also bring the natural beauty and tranquility of a 40-acre campus, complete with the 5-star Meyer Care & Rehabilitation Center.
Being a Life Plan Community means you’ll enjoy peace of mind knowing your healthcare needs are covered, while maintenance-free living will let you shed the worries of keeping up your own home. It’s where neighbors are truly neighbors and it’s also where you belong.
All Assisted Living residents enjoy access to our wonderful community services and amenities, including restaurant-style dining, fitness classes, social events, wellness programs and more.
Our licensed, caring nursing staff is available on a daily basis to provide assistance with medication management, meal preparation and personal needs. We also offer onsite therapy services and transportation to medical appointments.
What Makes Us Special
Recently rated as one of the top 10 places in Missouri to retire, Higginsville has all the conveniences of the city with the unmistakable feel of a small town. The lifestyle at John Knox Village East is similar in that you’ll have everything you could ever need or want here, yet you’ll never feel as though you’re overwhelmed or come across an unfriendly face.