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John Knox Village: 6-Time Winner in 2023 Best of Eastern Jackson County Awards

John Knox Village, a senior living community in the heart of Lee’s Summit, MO, was recently recognized in not one, not two, but six categories in The Examiner’s 2023 Best of Eastern Jackson County Official Reader’s Choice Awards. With seven consecutive wins as the Best Retirement Community and five-time consecutive triumphs in both Best Assisted Living and Best Memory Care, John Knox Village has proven to be a mainstay in providing care and senior living options for Lee’s Summit seniors.

1. Best Hospice Care – A First-Time Victory

John Knox Village takes home the award for Best Hospice Care for the first time. This recognition solidifies Village Hospice’s commitment to providing compassionate care for hospice patients and their families, including palliative care.

2. Best Retirement Community – Seven Years Running

John Knox Village proudly earns the title of Best Retirement Community for the seventh consecutive year. This achievement reflects the commitment to creating an enriching and fulfilling environment for seniors to thrive.
3. Best Assisted Living and Best Memory Care – Five-Peat Success

The community’s consistent victories in Best Assisted Living and Best Memory Care for five consecutive years speak to John Knox Village’s dedication to providing care to residents needing assisted living and memory care.

4. Best Home Health Care for the Fourth Time

John Knox Village secures the Best Home Health Care title for the fourth time. This recognition highlights the community’s emphasis on promoting overall well-being and enabling residents to receive quality care in their homes.

5. Best Senior Health Care for Two Consecutive Years

For the second year running, John Knox Village is honored as the Best Senior Health Care provider, emphasizing the community’s ability to deliver comprehensive health care services to seniors.

6. Village Outpatient Therapy and The Pavilion Event Venue – Finalist Honors

John Knox Village also proves its versatility by earning finalist honors in two additional categories. Village Outpatient Therapy is recognized for its outstanding outpatient therapy services for the fourth consecutive year, while The Pavilion at John Knox Village earns its first-time finalist status as a premier event venue in Lee’s Summit.


As John Knox Village continues to provide quality senior living and health care services, we invite you to become a valued member of the community. From free-standing homes and apartment homes to cottages and villas, there’s a place for you at John Knox Village. With more than 700,000 square feet of common space across the beautiful campus, you’ll find more opportunities and experiences right outside your door.

Contact us today by calling (816) 251-8000 to learn more about senior living options or to schedule a tour.