John Knox Village East

Offers Assisted Living, Independent Living, Nursing Homes, and Continuing Care Communities

7 Reviews
1201 W 19th St, Higginsville, MO 64037
Call (844) 325-8230
John Knox Village East (844) 325-8230

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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.

Describe the overall population of independent living residents at John Knox Village East. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?

We are around 80 years old on average in our Independent Living neighborhood. Our independent living residents enjoy being with each other and socializing, as well as going on trips to eat out or enjoy local destinations.

What places are nearby for independent living residents to enjoy?

We go to several area restaurants for breakfast, lunch and dinner. There is a local lake for fishing and a golf course. We are near Kansas City and many residents enjoy a trip there to go shopping, dining or visiting one of the area casinos.

What are some recent off-site events that the community activity director at John Knox Village East has organized?

We have recently gone to Jack Stack BBQ in Kansas City and took in the Plaza Lights. We have also recently attended the New Dinner Theatre, Miller's Pecan Farm, Isle of Capri Casino in Boonville, Chappelle's Sports Bar and Memorabilia in North Kansas City.

What transportation services does John Knox Village East offer to independent living residents?

Local transportation is provided free of charge to doctors visits, church on Sunday and shopping. Out of town transportation can be arranged for a fee.

What makes the chef or dining program at John Knox Village East exceptional? What kind of menu can independent living residents expect?

Our dining program is exceptional in the amount of food you receive for the cost. Some meals are included in the monthly fee for Life Care residents, but additional lunch tickets can be purchased for $9. For that $9, you receive 2 entrees, 2 vegetables, potatoes, dessert, salad bar, soup, tea, coffee and other drink choices. Menu items include salmon, Swiss steak, chicken pot pie, tenderloin, potatoes, corn, peas and carrots, beef tips in gravy, meatloaf, fried catfish and many other choices.

What common areas are available for independent living residents?

Our common areas include our Friendship Lounge, Activity Room, Two Billiard Lounges, A Club Room, Fireside Dining Room, A Private Dining Room, Computer Lounge, Puzzle Room and a Garden Room.

What safety features or security measures does John Knox Village East offer to independent living residents?

We have handicapped equipped bathrooms, rails in the halls, and an emergency call system.

If John Knox Village East accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?

Our community welcomes dogs and cats and they are welcome indoors as well as outside on our 40 acre campus.

Does John Knox Village East work with an agency or registry to provide nursing and medical assistance as needed?

We have our own nurses on site that provide nursing services, but will work with an agency to fill any gaps in staffing requirements, if needed.

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.

Costs for John Knox Village East

Cost of Assisted Living

$ 1,234

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Cost of Independent Living

$ 1,234

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Cost of Nursing Home

$ 1,234

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Cost of Continuing Care Retirement Community

$ 1,234

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Services and Amenities of John Knox Village East

Costs

  • Rent Plus Care Fees
  • Entry Fee
  • Assisted Living Starting At: $2520/month
  • Independent Living Starting At: $1315/month
  • Nursing Home Starting At: $4440/month
  • Continuing Care Retirement Community Starting At: $1125/month

Room and housing options

  • 1-bedroom apartments
  • 2-bedroom apartments
  • Companion Suites: We Do Not Offer Companion Suites
  • Studio Apartments
  • Housing Extra: Private And Semi Private Rooms

Health services

  • Nurse On Staff: Onsite 24/7

General

  • Resident Capacity: 56
  • Minimum Age: 62
  • Pets: No Pets Allowed.

Licenses

  • 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

Rural lifestyle. Also known for our Veterans Cemetery and Confederate Park Historic Site. True Life Care Community, offering a true type-A contract where the rate follows you across the continuum. We offer lease arrangements that still provide for Life Care and allow folks to age in place versus a move across town to receive higher levels of care. When compared to other Life Plan communities near Kansas City, we are much more affordable!


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