Bickford Senior Living

Bickford Senior Living

Bickford is a company that specializes in senior living with over 60 branches in 11 states across the United States, including Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Virginia. Its origins date back to 1922, where the first Bickford home and one of the first senior living residences in Kansas opened. 

Today, Bickford centers house roughly 3,000 seniors served by a community of 2,500 team members committed to providing them with the best service regardless of the level of care they require. At Bickford Senior Living, there is a motto: “whatever it takes.” Whatever it takes to make residents and their families happy and comfortable. 

Senior Care Options Services

The company currently offers assisted living, companion care, day stay, and other senior care options services. 

Bickford’s expert team has identified three specific core needs that must be met to ensure resident’s happiness:

Basic Needs

As part of their senior care programs, Bickford Senior Living takes care of all of residents’ basic needs such as:

  • Meals
  • Social activities 
  • Transportation
  • Security
  • Housekeeping
  • Care needs
  • 24/7 medical assistance
  • Assistance with daily chores (i.e., grooming, dressing, bathing)
  • •Medication/oxygen management
  • Special care – most facilities are equipped to service residents living with dementia as a part of their memory care programs. 

The experienced and committed staff is prepared to give personalized and loving care that creates real bonds and unforgettable moments. 

Amenities within the Bickford Senior Living communities include spacious homes and suites, common rooms, outdoor patios, dining room, activities room, wellness center, on-site beauty salon, lounge areas, and more. 

Additionally, each center offers a wide variety of activities that enhance the social life of its residents. These programs range from music, art, and yoga classes to bingo and trivia nights, bible class, reading clubs, and daily outings. 

Nonetheless, keep in mind that each center will adapt to its surroundings, community, and more importantly, the level of care each resident requires. 

Additional Information


3795 S. Murlen Road | Suite 301. 

Olathe, KS 66062


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