The Pillars of Grand Rapids Senior Living

Life As It Should Be

Welcome to The Pillars senior living new location located in Grand Rapids, Minnesota opening in early 2022! We are currently accepting early applications, please contact us to confirm your spot.

Enjoy a vacation lifestyle with beautiful scenery including trails, rivers, and lakes for enjoying the outdoors. Our Grand Rapids senior living community provides independent senior living, assisted living, and memory care with an age-in place model allowing residents to remain in their apartments if or when care needs change. We offer delicious chef-prepared meals, health and housekeeping services, and 24/7 safety and support. Enjoy movies in the theater, a game of pickleball at our court, or dining outdoors with friends on our patio. Our convenient location, adjacent to Grand Itasca Clinic & Hospital, gives peace of mind with a high level of medical care nearby.

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Love Your New Home at Grand Rapids Senior Living

Pillars has multiple Minnesota senior living communities offering experienced staff, excellent care, private apartments, and an abundance of amenities. We are committed to offering vibrant lifestyles for all our residents with Grand Rapids following the same proven care plans and resident-centered philosophy.

“I feel so relaxed and peaceful and knew we made the right choice in moving here. I feel it is home.”   -The Pillars Resident

“My mom’s decision to move to The Pillars has turned out to be even better than any of us expected. I am so happy she is in such a beautiful and caring place. The staff has made her feel so welcome. I rest comfortably knowing that she is happy in her apartment and sociably involved with others in the community.”   -The Pillars Family Member

The Pillars of Grand Rapids senior living offers independent living for seniors looking for a more carefree lifestyle. Choose from a variety of floor plans including studio, one-bedroom, one-bedrooms with dens, and two-bedroom apartments with a variety of amenities that will add to your comfort. Your monthly rent includes on-site activities, fitness center/classes, library, outdoor community areas, utilities, taxes, and maintenance fees. Optional services available for a charge include meal plans, light housekeeping, indoor parking, and storage units.

For those who need a little more help, The Pillars of Grand Rapids assisted living provides a full array of care services. Residents enjoy the benefits of the Senior Living package: activities, fitness center/classes, library, outdoor community areas, movie theater, meals, and light housekeeping. But, they don’t need to move when or if they need extra help. The Assisted Living program at The Pillars of Grand Rapids offers individually tailored health and personal care with staff on-site 24-hours per day, and pendants to call for help when needed.

As part of Oppidan and Ebenezer, The Pillars of Grand Rapids offers the Dimensions® Program to provide tailored care to meet each resident’s specific needs. Our Dimensions Memory Care neighborhood offers the highest levels of care in our community with staff on-site 24-hours a day, 7 days a week. Meals are served family-style and innovative art and music activities are designed to ease residents’ anxiety while promoting brain health. Each resident lives in a private apartment with their own private bath. Our Dimensions neighborhood has controlled access and features specialized areas (kitchen, family room, music, enclosed outdoor garden, etc.) to trigger memories and engage residents in activities.

Our Grand Rapids senior living community provides apartments that can be rented by the day for 3 to 30 days. During your stay, you’ll have access to our experienced staff, personalized services, and all our exceptional amenities. Receive the care you need while enjoying a river-side view and outdoor trails and gardens.

Live Beautifully at Our Senior Living Apartments

Enjoy living a full life at The Pillars! Our Grand Rapids senior living community offers amenities to engage and delight you. Take in Minnesota summers on the outdoor dining patio. Embrace Minnesota winters in our fitness center, movie theater, and pub. No matter the weather, know that our van for scheduled transportation means we can take you door to door to local stores and restaurants!

Our senior living apartments offer a variety of floor plans to suit your lifestyle (and your furniture!). And once you’re settled into your new home, you can rest easy knowing our continuum of care can offer you the services you may want or need as you age.

The Pillars Mission:
Creating purposeful lifestyles for seniors built around compassionate care and extraordinary experiences to learn, grow and play in a loving community. It’s life as it should be, now and into the future.

  • Covered entrances for residents and guests
  • Dining room, private dining room, and outdoor dining patio
  • Community room for parties and events
  • Screened porch
  • Fitness center and wellness programs
  • Studio for creative arts
  • Hair salon and spa
  • Pub for happy hour
  • Chapel
  • Heated, underground parking
  • Pickleball court
  • Studio, one and two-bedroom apartment homes, with several floor plans to choose from
  • Many apartments offer dens, balconies, and walk-in closets
  • Private bath with safety features and a roll-in shower
  • Individual climate control (heat and central air) in every apartment
  • Nine-foot ceilings
  • Most units with stainless steel appliances
  • All utilities included with the exception of telephone service
  • Expanded basic satellite television service and wireless internet access
  • Extra storage
  • Set menus with a variety of choices and seasonal selections
  • Options for those with special dietary needs
  • Catering services and facilities to allow hosting special events
  • Tray delivery service, special meal plans, and guest meals are available

Memory Care at Grand Rapids

Award-Winning Dimensions Program

The Pillars name is inspired by Oppidan’s Pillars Memory Care Fund which is dedicated to providing innovative Memory Care programming. Enriching activities and therapies stimulate and engage our Grand Rapids residents living with dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.

  • Wellness Virtual Reality
  • Music Therapy
  • Art & Pottery
  • Storytelling & Poetry
  • Movement Classes
Memory Care Services

Best Retirement Community for Active Seniors

At Grand Rapids, we offer tons of senior living activities including Life Long Learning, arts and crafts, card games, music, and more! Our Grand Rapids senior living community’s Life Enrichment Director develops a full monthly calendar with events and activities that keep residents engaged and entertained. We even schedule shopping trips and outings to museums, casinos, plays, and musical events. Grand Rapids provides transportation in our own private bus. You’ll enjoy being dropped off at the door, with no worries about parking or driving.

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