A Life Plan Community in Lee’s Summit, MO

Life at John Knox Village defies expectation.

Here, you’re free to find your own rhythm, write your own script, and turn anyone else’s idea of senior living in Kansas City upside down. It’s what John Knox Village has done for more than 50 years — redefining what it means to live and age remarkably.

Life at John Knox Village is something you won’t find anywhere else. With more conveniences, experiences and choices than any senior living community in the metro area, every resident here finds their own unique way to shine. It’s all the charm of hometown living in one ideal not-for-profit Life Plan Community — surrounded by friendly neighbors and devoted staff who make you feel truly at home.

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Introducing Our Newest Expansion Project!

Join our Priority Program for the chance to choose the floor plan and location you love, before the general public. To learn more about our latest expansion of The Courtyard Neighborhood, use the link below.
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Aging in Place Workshop – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. , Sept. 26

FREE health screenings and information about how John Knox Village’s health and wellness services can help Village residents and those in the community age in place more successfully and independently. 
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Before Advance Directives – There Are Caring Conversations – 3 p.m. Sept. 26

How can we make sure others know what we want to happen, when we haven’t fully thought it through, ourselves? Join us to learn more about having “the conversation” with your loved ones – before you draw up your Advance Directives. Presented by The Center for Practical Bioethics. Open to the public.
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Independent Living

It’s your retirement. Live it up.

The freedom to embrace the retirement you’ve always wanted — that’s what we believe independent living should be. Your only concern in our maintenance-free neighborhoods is crafting each day uniquely to your liking and finding moments that spark genuine joy. With a variety of residences suited to you, and endless options to enjoy, hitting your stride here is a breeze.

A beautiful commons, seating area at John Knox Village, a retirement community in Lees Summit.
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Health Services

Here for you. Here for life.

Village Hospice Care

Where comfort meets compassion.

At the heart of Village Hospice is our belief that each person deserves dignity, comfort and respect — because there’s more to every story. Our dedicated caregivers are deeply devoted to helping every Village Hospice patient live each day to the fullest and supporting every family along their journey.

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In-Home Services

Health care wherever you call home.

Village Home Health

Whether you’re recovering from illness, injury or a recent hospital stay – or coping with a chronic condition – Village Home Health provides compassionate, high-quality care tailored to meet the needs of each patient and family.

In-Home Care

Village Helpers In-Home Care uses a person-centered approach to making life easier so you can regain or maintain your health and independence.

Village Hospice Care

When facing a life-limiting illness, true compassion — strengthened by physical, emotional and spiritual support — can bring more moments of life to patients and their loved ones. This belief is at the core of hospice care at Village Hospice.