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March 17, 2020

Video Update 3/17: Lynn Meyer Discusses New COVID-19 Prevention Protocols

March 14, 2020

March 14th Coronavirus Message from Terry Walsh

Thank you for your interest in Friendship Villages of St. Louis. Every day, and especially during the COVID-19 Coronavirus outbreak, we are exceptionally focused on the health and well-being of all of our residents at every level of care, as well as for our employees who serve them. To meet the challenge of protecting our residents, rest-assured that we are working to meet or exceed the guidance provided to us by the federal and state governments. Below, you will find some of the specific measures in place at each level of care. If […]
March 13, 2020

March 13th Video Update: Friendship Village President & CEO Terry Walsh Talks About A Latest Covid-19 Protocol

March 10, 2020

Ladue Strings Bring Beautiful Music to Our Dining Room!

We recently got a treat from the Ladue Strings group from Ladue Horton Watkins High School who played during lunch at Friendship Village Chesterfield! The group spent about an hour performing at lunch for residents and staff, making it a classy, lovely affair. Thanks again to all the young artists who made our day a little more beautiful!
March 4, 2020

Mary Mungenast (Chesterfield) and Bob Swearingen (Sunset Hills) Speak at MO Capitol

Mary Mungenast (Friendship Village Chesterfield) and Bob Swearingen (Friendship Village Sunset Hills) were invited by the Missouri State Senate to participate in a Legislative Committee Hearing Wednesday, March 4th in the State Capitol regarding the modernization of an old law pertaining to finances for Life Care Type “A” communities in the State. Mary and Bob are Friendship Village’s Resident Leaders and have done an amazing job representing Friendship Village and senior living communities in Missouri! Appreciation was given again for their participation, wisdom and experiences with senior living. The two […]
March 4, 2020

First New Resident Moves Into Brand-new Rockhurst Building at Friendship Village Chesterfield!

The brand-new Rockhurst Building at Friendship Village Chesterfield had its first new resident Phyllis move into her new apartment Tuesday and we couldn’t be more thrilled! The Rockhurst Building has 52 new Independent Living apartments and we have residents moving in now and through April! And as our expansion construction continues in Chesterfield and at our Sunset Hills community, we look forward to many more move-ins to expand our community and make new friends! Welcome, Phyllis, and all our new neighbors! Friendship Village Chesterfield Executive Director Mike Hambley and new […]
March 2, 2020

A Quick Informative Read To Help Simplify the Choice to Live in a Senior Living Community

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February 27, 2020

The FVC Drama Club Puts on Play to Packed House in Chesterfield!

The FVC Drama Group presented the play An Evening With Your Neighbors to a packed house at the Trillium Theater at Friendship Village Chesterfield! With twelve residents as actors, our talented thespians did a wonderful job for the crowd of over eighty residents. Great job, everyone!
February 26, 2020

WWII War Veteran Tony Snyder of Friendship Village Sunset Hills Given France’s Highest Honor!

We were thrilled to be present as our own Friendship Village Sunset Hills’ resident Tony Snyder, 95, was awarded the French Legion of Honor medal Tuesday by Guillaume Lacroix, the French Consul General! The honor carries with it the distinction of Knighthood and is given on behalf of the President of France. Tony was being recognized for his service during World War II as a U.S. Army Sergeant in the 14th Armored Division (“The Liberators”) who helped liberate France to win WWII. The French Legion of Honor medal is the […]