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1015 South Iowa Ave.
Washington, IA 52353
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With thoughtfully designed spaces for socializing with friends and neighbors – both inside our community and on the grounds of our campus – Halcyon House offers a picturesque setting for your next move.

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Your Days, Spent Your Way

With a calendar full of enriching activities and opportunities to make new friends and try new things, you may decide you’re not a homebody after all. After you’ve taken advantage of all our campus has to offer, your new home is ready to embrace you when you make your way back to your lovely, private residence. Along the way, you’ll be greeted by happy residents and Halcyon House team members.

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Welcome to Halcyon House

The word "halcyon" denotes a period of peacefulness and happiness. At Halcyon House, we hope to provide that kind of experience — with vibrancy and activity thrown into the mix! Halcyon House is a place where you can live life exactly as you want to. There’s always something happening, and always a commitment on the part of our team members to be the best we can be. We’re proud to serve Southeast Iowa and are dedicated to enhancing life for everyone who passes through our doors!

Vani Tschantz
Executive Director

Lifestyle Options

At Halcyon House, we focus on holistic health. That means our programming is designed to celebrate mind, body, and spirit. Our lifestyle options provide the vibrancy and peace of mind you and your family deserve. And our compassionate and clinically excellent approach to care is recognized across the region. We welcome older adults from outside our communities into all care levels.

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Independent Living

Community. Hospitality. Freedom. Wellness. Flexibility. Purpose. Vitality. Life.

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Assisted Living

Independence. Options. Well-being. Connection. Support. Peace of mind.

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Memory Support

Safety. Security. Compassion. Knowledge. Respect. Dignity. Personalized experiences.

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Long-Term Care

Dedication. Choice. Respect. Well-being. Dignity. Comfort. Engagement.

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Short-Term Rehabilitation

Expertise. Individualized care. Positivity. Specialized therapy. Empowerment. Results.

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The WesleyLife Promise

We make a promise to our residents: If they deplete their financial resources through no fault of their own, they will never be asked to leave their homes with us or experience a reduction in the degree of care they receive. Assistance from the Good Samaritan Fund at Halcyon House can make a world of difference to a resident in need.
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Here at Halcyon House, you'll find a community that is warm and caring. This is not only because of the atmosphere and beautifully designed spaces, but also because our team members and residents share a positive and personal connection.

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  • Fitness center with NuStep® equipment
  • Library with large-print books, books on tape, and local newspapers
  • Professional salon
  • Art gallery
  • Game room
  • Pool table
  • Community room
  • Therapy gym
  • Chapel
  • On-site gift shop
  • On-site banking
  • Fishing on campus
  • Pickleball court
  • Community garden
  • On-site health clinic

Dining and Culinary Experience

In any WesleyLife community, you'll find chefs, culinary team members, and dining team members for whom hospitality means providing you with experiences that will keep you coming back for more. Pair our hospitality with our insistence on using fresh ingredients and making the healthy choice the delicious choice, and the culinary options in our communities are sure to become your dining experience of choice.

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Welcome home to Halcyon House.

Explore our floor plans to find what feels like home.

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Care to step into town?

Located just blocks from Washington’s town square amenities including shops, churches, the public library, theater, and banks life at Halcyon House is about ease and convenience.

Get to know Washington, IA.

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How much does it cost? 

Our entry-fee model requires a down payment, helping us keep your monthly fee lower.

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Independent Living

Independent living apartments range in size from 400 sq ft. to over 1,600 sq. ft. Prices start at around $1,200 per month.

Assisted Living

Assisted living apartments range in size from 440 sq ft. to 520 sq. ft. Prices start at around $150 per day.

Pricing is dependent on the apartment selected. Our team members are eager to help you find a floor plan that suits your needs and budget.

For details specific to your needs and situation or to inquire about our memory support, long-term care, or short-term rehabilitation lifestyle options contact Alisha Davis.
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1015 South Iowa Ave.
Washington, IA 52353
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