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August 1, 2022
FVSH Rebekah Therapy Dog

Please Welcome Frankie, Our New Therapy Dog at Friendship Village Sunset Hills!

Meet Frankie! She was certified in 2022 as a Therapy Dog and we couldn’t be happier now that she’s “working” at Friendship Village Sunset Hills! Frankie loves to make friends and visit in our Memory Care Neighborhood as she brings happiness to any room she’s in. When she’s not out and about, making Friendship Village a happy place, she’s usually in Rebekah Manwarring’s office, waiting for visitors, treats and scritches. Frankie is a rescue dog and has worked hard with her training and socialization to become a Therapy Dog, so […]
July 21, 2022
FVSH Bird Sanctuary Outing Eagle

Birds of a Feather…at the World Bird Sanctuary Visit!

July 8, 2022
St. Louis Magazine features Friendship Village

St. Louis Magazine Has Designated Friendship Village for its A-List!

Friendship Village’s two campuses took top honors for St. Louis Magazine‘s A-List this year! We’re designated as the BEST Independent Living and Assisted Living communities in the region! Click HERE to see the magazine’s listing!
May 19, 2022
seniors playing maracas

We Had a Spicy Good Time Celebrating Cinco de Mayo!

Both our campuses had some great fun celebrating Cinco de Mayo this year! We found a way to crack a super-tough pinata, shared some Tex-Mex treats and shook our maracas to some Latin beats. Click to watch the video below!
May 10, 2022
U.S. News & World Report Best Independent and Assisted Living

Friendship Village Senior Services has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Senior Living Communities’ List for 2023!

Friendship Village Senior Services has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a 2022-23 Best in Senior Living—with their Sunset Hills and Chesterfield community locations both earning the “Best Independent Living” distinction, and Chesterfield winning the “Best Assisted Living” category in addition. U.S. News awards the designation of Best Senior Living only to those communities that satisfy U.S. News’s objective statistical assessment of each senior living community’s performance from consumer satisfaction surveys administered between March 2021 and February 2022, reflecting the viewpoints of more than 200,000 current residents […]
May 5, 2022
president and CEO of Friendship Village Terry Walsh

The Great Day St. Louis show stopped by Friendship Village. Click to watch the video!

The Great Day St. Louis show on KMOV’s News Channel 4 stopped by Friendship Village to see the new expansion work, to talk to residents and Terry Walsh, too! Click below to take a look!  
April 27, 2022
news channel 4 at Friendship Village

News Channel 4’s Great Day St. Louis Reports on Friendship Village!

News Channel 4’s Great Day St. Louis did a report on Friendship Village for an upcoming broadcast! Click HERE to watch the video and see some behind-the-scenes images of the show being made. And tune in to KMOV News Channel 4’s Great Day St. Louis show on May 4th from 9-10pm to watch the full piece!
April 21, 2022
senior playing bocce ball

Friendship Village’s Passion for Bocce Makes the News!

Our very own Vi Rumbolo and FV’S dedicated bocce players got a great write-up in Town & Style St. Louis! Click HERE to read the story!
March 31, 2022
senior with smart tablet

FV’s Use of Technology Profiled in Town & Style!