As part of Ebenezer, Minnesota’s largest senior housing operator, the staff at The Pillars of Grand Rapids lives out the mission and values of this 100 year old organization. We treat our residents with the dignity, integrity, care and compassion with which we would like to be treated.
We provide services to help make your life more vibrant, fun, convenient and comfortable. Enjoy services such exercise classes, a full service salon, and on-site worship services. You can also enjoy time with friends in the pub or lounges.
Delicious Meals And Friendly Service
Our residents feel at home with tasty and nourishing home-cooked meals. Our dining program offers a choice of chef-prepared meals with restaurant-style service at every meal. Freshly prepared and locally sourced (whenever possible) produce and high quality meats are at the heart of our dining experience. You’ll find our menu includes a delightful mixture of local and traditional favorites, with seasonal specialties.
Our experienced culinary team offers a variety of options for each meal so you can find selections in our dining experience that meet most dietary needs. Our food is prepared with no added salt, and specialized heart healthy menu selections are available. A member of the culinary team is available to meet with you to provide more detailed information and assistance.
Exercise and fitness are central to good health. The Pillars at Grand Rapids senior living has a fitness center featuring the equipment you need to stay fit. From cardiovascular equipment and free weights, to a room for stretching and an area ideal for yoga, we have you covered for your fitness needs. We will also offer classes designed to help keep you in shape.
- Strength training with hand weights, exercise bands, fitness balls and more
- Balance training to assist with daily activities
The Pillars of Grand Rapids offers spiritual health programs that support residents, family members and staff in continuing toward spiritual growth. Spiritual health can have a positive effect on both health and longevity. Studies have shown that spiritual health can:
- Slow the progression of cognitive impairment with aging. It may even be associated with a slower progression of Alzheimer’s Disease
- Foster increased social participation and a sense of belonging
- Lower stress and increase coping capabilities
We are proud to offer the Dimensions Program to residents living within our memory care communities. This program, originally funded by a grant from the Minnesota Department of Health, prepares The Pillars staff to provide exceptional, compassionate care using evidence-based best practices. Our Dimensions Coordinator oversees the multi-faceted program. Our goal is to make a dramatic difference in the life of your loved one.
The Pillars of Grand Rapids has a Registered Nurse on site 40 hours/week and on call 24 hours/day. Our Ebenezer Home Care staff are in the building 24/7 and can provide homemaking, personal care and health care services. A wide menu of services are available to add on, including assistance with bathing, dressing, grooming, and escorts to meals or activities. We can also help with managing medications, and for an added convenience, utilize Fairview Pharmacy for medication delivery.
Services & Activites
The Pillars of Grand Rapids’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 van. You’ll enjoy being dropped off at the door, with no worries about parking, or driving.
- Activities including Life Long Learning, social, recreational and spiritual programs that care for the total person
- Housekeeping services. Optional services available if needed
- Personal care and medication services. Optional services available if needed