Our Insights, Opinions and Observations on Timely Topics in the Senior Living Space

January 1, 2020

We Are Friendship Village: Resident Queenie Mracek, Friendship Village Assisted Living and Memory Care

Question: What is one thing you have found at Friendship Village that you are really surprised about? Answer: I have found wonderful wonderful friends and I love them all. Finding friends starts out very slow. You have to be aggressive. You have to go up to the people, talk to them and you have to make yourself known. You’ve gotta make the first move. And then if they like you, they will include you in with their group. That’s the only way you can do it. #WeAreFriendshipVillage #seniorliving #retirementliving #assistedliving […]
December 24, 2019

You can help shape the future of CCRCs. What do you think can change for the better?

As senior living communities like Friendship Village Chesterfield and Sunset Hills move into the future, these retirement communities will evolve and trends will emerge. What would you like to see in senior communities? More memory care? More senior home care? Senior living communities have changed so much in recent years, we’re excited for the next evolution(s) in senior living! Click the link below to see what folks are talking about!  
December 20, 2019

The Holiday Train is Set Up in the Clubhouse Lobby in Sunset Hills

Friendship Village Sunset Hills Rail Roaders’ club vice president George Kacic and Friendship Village Sunset Hills’ Creative Arts Coordinator Jenna Schuermeyer work to get the club’s holiday train display set up in the Clubhouse lobby. This annual tradition brings smiles to a lot of faces and we’re always glad to see it because it means the holidays are coming up fast! The train will be running December 21st-23rd and 26th-29th from 4-7pm on those days. It will be on display, but not running Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Thanks again […]
December 19, 2019

Our Annual Friendship Village Galas Were Full of Holiday Cheer!

We had a tremendous turnout for our Friendship Village Galas at our Sunset Hills and Chesterfield senior living communities! There was a scrumptious, multi-course meal, live music and a great chance to give thanks with friends during the busy holiday season. With more holiday cheer to come with the holidays, we’re just so glad our residents got this chance to get dressed up and share a special night in the community! Making new friends, making new memories while we all create our senior living communities together is such a blessing […]
December 18, 2019

Residents to take Fantastic Trips to Hawaii and Israel in March 2020!

In addition to the great daily activities and excursions Friendship Village residents take, they also have the opportunity to explore the world! We’re taking trips to Hawaii AND Israel in March 2020! Hawaii Excursion
December 18, 2019

Music and Memory Program Helps Seniors with Memory Deficiencies

12.3.19 Local Music and Memory Program Helps Seniors with Memory Deficie…
December 17, 2019

Questions Answered About Long-term Care Insurance and CCRCs

Can I Use My Long-Term Care Insurance in a CCRC?
December 2, 2019

3 Reasons Seniors Delay a CCRC Move & Why They Should Reconsider

3 Reasons Seniors Delay a CCRC Move & Why They Should Reconsider
February 28, 2019

Friendship Village Sunset Hills Honored as Business of the Year

The Crestwood-Sunset Hills (Missouri) Area Chamber of Commerce recently named Friendship Village Sunset Hills the 2018 Business of the Year. The Chamber of Commerce awards this honor annually to businesses held in high regard within the community, that adhere to high standards, and contribute to the business community and community at large. “This honor means so much to our company as it recognizes our efforts to be good neighbors in how we operate and in how we contribute to the economic prosperity of South County. Doing the best we can […]

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