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About The Village

At The Village, we believe in enabling residents to live life fully – with choices and purpose. We offer a wide spectrum of healthy living residential options for persons 55+. Our goal is to support the independence, health and well-being of those who choose to call The Village 'home.'

Simpson CollegeOne of the special things about The Village is our location in a residential area between the Indianola Country Club and Simpson College, within a two-block walking distance of each other. 

Our relationship with Simpson College is unique and runs deeply through our community. Villagers often use the college's tennis courts; and our residents can audit classes at Simpson College at no charge, on a space available basis. Plus, many retired professors and their spouses make The Village their home. 

A place for active living and well-being

Perhaps you've been getting your exercise by driving to a local gym to workout. Wouldn't you rather just saunter over to our extensive fitness center, where you can have a program specifically tailored to your goals by our full-time wellness director? You'll find exercise classes, a swim spa, three-hold pitch and putt, plenty of scenic outdoor walking paths and more. It's all part of our deep commitment to wellness in all its forms. 

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Educational and cultural opportunities

If art, entertainment and continuing education appeal to you, you'll find plenty to enjoy right here in the form of classes, exhibits, workshops and performances. There's our Living Well series of events throughout the year, each designed to educate and entertain. 

We're the hub of active living

We're the hub of active living for older adults in this area – a place where you'll find a rich, deep connection to the entire community of which we're such a central part. 

Embracing life in the style you choose

Bible studyThe Village offers independently living options at The Aspen's and Maplecrest's spacious one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments, some with walkout patios and balconies. Residents of Maplecrest are also eligible to enroll in The Village's Helpful Living Services, where individuals can experience the freedom of independent living with the support of services. 

In addition to our independent living apartments, The Village offers ranch-style townhomes, surrounded by beautifully landscaped grounds, with attached garages, sunrooms and full basements. We also have a limited number of free-standing, single-family cottages featuring two- and three-bedroom floor plans, plus full basements. Learn more about our independent living options. 

For those seeking an assisted living residential option, come visit The Oaks. The Village is proud to offer residents in need of a supportive living arrangement with spacious studio and one-bedroom apartments, complimented by a comprehensive list of services and amenities. Learn more about The Oaks. 

Regarding long-term healthcare, The Village's approach to care is built on the idea that the more decisions a person makes for himself or herself, the happier, healthier and more independent they will be.

Each skilled nursing household within Juniper and Magnolia is designed to be home to up to 18 residents. Central to the household is a dining and kitchen area where residents can enjoy a cup of coffee and conversation with friends. The goal is tor provide a comfortable home setting allowing residents to enjoy and thrive in an environment very similar to a traditional home. Learn more about living in a skilled nursing household

If you're looking for a premier and secure memory care residential setting for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease or Dementia, The Willows is the region's top choice. The Village is committed to providing persons needing memory care with an environment where they can thrive and remain engaged in their care. Our goal is to provide a comfortable household environment where residents can enjoy the spirit of living. Learn more about The Willows.


Excellence in Action LogoThe Village was honored to receive the "2014-2015 Excellence in Action" award presented by My InnerView by National Research Corporation for its quality performance in independent living.

The award in based on results of their resident satisfaction survey in which The Village ranked in the top 10 percent nationally of all senior living communities surveyed. 


See it for yourself. Come take a tour of The Village. Call 515-961-7458. 

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