Alexian Brothers Senior Ministries

What is a Lifecare Community
The Comfort And Security Of A Lifecare Community.


With lifecare, our residents have the security of knowing that they can access assisted living or nursing care and additional care is available should it be needed. Lifecare makes it possible to move seamlessly from one service to another, then back to independent living as one’s needs change. Specialized memory care also is available for those with Alzheimer’s and cognitive challenges, at nearby Alexian Brothers Valley Residence. All of these services are provided for a one-time, entrance fee and a monthly maintenance fee.

We are CARF-CCAC accredited. Alexian Village is accredited by the Continuing Care Accreditation Commission (CARF-CCAC), the first retirement community in Tennessee (and still one of the few in the state) to be recognized for excellence. CARF-CCAC is the nation's only accrediting body for continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) and other aging services networks. Continuing Care Accreditation Commission

We offer comfort, care and support to meet your changing needs. Lifecare means the flexibility to move from one living arrangement to another as your needs change. It also means having access to services and care that put your health, well-being and dignity first. It’s all here when you need it, and only as you need it.

Residential living at Alexian Village comes in a variety of shapes and sizes to fit the lifestyles of today’s active adults.

Assisted care at the Alexian Inn provides comfort and care in the historic atmosphere of a restored luxury hotel.

Memory care at the Alexian Brothers Valley Residence provides expert assisted living in a tranquil, homelike setting.

Alexian Village Health and Rehabilitation Center provides skilled nursing care and rehabilitation in a setting of love, attention, dignity and 24-hour support.

Lifecare at Alexian Village. Based in the Alexian Brothers healing ministry, it’s our promise to you.

Questions About Alexian Village Retirement Community.

Learn more about our Signal Mountain retirement community with answers to these frequently asked questions.

A CCRC offers a campus-setting with a variety of residential options; a full spectrum of services and amenities, and an invigorating lifestyle that empowers individuals to reach new heights of physical, social, intellectual and spiritual growth. A CCRC also offers an on-site continuum of care including assisted living, dementia care and nursing care.

A Lifecare community is a type of CCRC that, in addition to offering all of the features common to CCRC's, also includes at its foundation a dependable plan for future care needs, assuring you the support of assisted living or skilled nursing care, if ever needed, at a predictable cost. A Lifecare community is an active, independent lifestyle chosen by people who wish to get the most out of life and seek the comfort of planning for the future. It is an affordable lifestyle representing estate and asset protection, and offering peace of mind – a priceless benefit in itself.

Alexian Village offers a selection of studio, one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments, each of which includes customizing options, wall-to-wall carpeting, a fully-equipped kitchen, spacious closets and separate storage units, individually controlled heating and cooling, assigned parking, smoke alarms, and an emergency call system.

The Lodge features two beautiful dining rooms, a café, private dining room, club rooms, beauty salon/barber shop, card rooms, communication center with high speed Internet access, library, creative art studios, woodworking shop, fitness and aquatics center including heated indoor and outdoor lap pools, guest suites, and more.

The services included in independent living are one meal per day, housekeeping, flat laundry service, scheduled transportation, cultural and social programs, all utilities except telephone, basic cable, maintenance of the apartment, building and grounds, and guaranteed access to assisted living, and skilled nursing care and memory support, if needed.

Yes. A Declining Refund plan offers a prorated refund of the entrance fee over a five year period.

Typically, when a person's care needs and related costs allow for reimbursement from a long term care insurance policy, the payment goes directly from the insurance company to the policy holder. Long term care insurance policies vary in numerous ways including your requirements for reimbursement. We recommend you contact your LTC Insurance provider to review the details of your plan.

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We collaborate with those who share out ministry in carrying out our mission.
We promote healing of the whole person - body, mind and spirit - through physical, psychological and spiritual care of those whose lives we touch.
We serve the sick, aged, dying and unwanted of all socioeconomical levels, especially the poor.
We believe that all are created in God's image. Therefore, we treat all with respect.
We manifest God's presence in the world by a concerned approach and competant care of those we serve
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