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Senior Living

Seniors residing in Prairie du Chien are offered various living opportunities, including maintenance-free rental units, single-and double-wide mobile home units situated in senior parks and quality senior facilities offering care at all levels.

Community Health Services Corporation has served the needs of the area’s growing senior population for several years. The organization operates skilled nursing, assisted living, independent living and memory care facilities in the Prairie du Chien and Soldiers Grove area.

New to Prairie du Chien is the Bluff Haven senior living village which is home to residents at Bluff Haven senior apartments, Bluff Haven Memory Care (an assisted living facility for seniors with memory loss), Prairie Maison (an on-site skilled nursing facility) and the Village Plaza, complete with a library, community room, café, and beauty/barber shop. Community Health Services Corporation also operates the LaBatisse on Dousman senior apartments in Prairie du Chien and the nearby Sannes Skogdalen Heim, a skilled nursing facility in Soldiers Grove. For more information, visit chscwi.org.

Turner Pointe Assisted Living in McGregor, Iowa, offers four levels of service (from basic to extensive services) to assist their tenants. Turner Pointe staff members make an active social atmosphere for residents.

Crossing Rivers Assisted Living offers a home-like atmosphere for the alert older adult. Assistance with medication, housekeeping and personal care, as well as Adult Day Care and plenty of planned activities are also part of the package. Crossing Rivers Assisted Living offers short- and long-term intermediate care, a Skilled Nursing Unit, home health care, hospice and respite care as well.

An unmatched resource for seniors in the area is found through the County’s Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC) of SWI-North, which operates out of an office in Prairie du Chien. ADRC makes sure those residents aged 60 and older have access to comprehensive information regarding public and private senior resources. In addition to a year-round schedule of events, ADRC offers a number of senior-oriented programs and services, including nutrition programs, transportation services throughout Crawford County, a family caregiver support program and a monthly newsletter for seniors. The ADRC office also has an on-site Benefit Specialist, Disability Benefit Specialist and Information & Assistance Specialist for seniors. For more information, call (608) 326-0235 or visit crawfordcountywi.org/seniorresources.

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