Frequently Asked Questions

Does Immanuel offer skilled nursing services?

Lakeside Village is a continuing care retirement community offering The Lighthouse. The Lighthouse has been developed with Alegent Health and is a state-of-the-art long-term care and short-term rehab community focused on person-centered care. Immanuel Communities also has access to Immanuel Fontenelle on the CHI Immanuel Medical Center campus. Our team will assist you with making arrangements for long-term care.

What is Immanuel Communities’ assisted living lifestyle like?

Assisted living at Immanuel Communities offers living arrangements with warmth, privacy and the friendship of other residents—to help those who can no longer live completely independently and need support with the activities of daily living, such as bathing, dressing or dining.

You can choose an assisted-living residence from a variety of designs. We promote resident self-direction and participation in decisions that emphasize independence and dignity in our residential living setting. If you require assistance with activities of daily living, have peace of mind knowing that professional staff is available around the clock.

What is Immanuel Communities’ independent living lifestyle like?

Immanuel Communities gives you the opportunity to live a secure, carefree lifestyle with the complete freedom to continue pursuing lifelong activities. We focus on a comprehensive wellness philosophy that addresses the health of the mind, body and spirit. Our programs can help you maintain or even improve your overall health.

We also focus on the independence and dignity of our residents. Our residences and supporting common areas are designed based on this concept. You’ll be able to choose from a variety of spacious one- and two-bedroom residences—each with unique views overlooking landscaped grounds.

What options does Immanuel provide?

We offer independent and assisted living with a variety of designs, features and benefits to fit your individual lifestyle. Lakeside Village and The Landing at Williamsburg Village also offer Memory Support for residents with memory issues. Immanuel Fontenelle and The Lighthouse offer both skilled and long-term care nursing.

What does it cost?

You’ll find that the cost of living at an Immanuel community is similar to your current living situation with the added benefit of restaurant-style dining, professionally staffed wellness centers, pastoral services and superior customer service. Our programs and services are all designed to maintain your independence and overall health. Contact us to schedule a personal visit to discuss our financial arrangements.

How strong is Immanuel Communities financially?

Immanuel Communities has an impressive AA credit rating through Fitch Ratings, a global credit rating agency. There are few organizations in the country rated higher than Immanuel. We encourage you to ask for the financial statements of other retirement communities you are considering. Financial strength should be one of the primary factors you examine when choosing a retirement community.

Does Immanuel Communities have entrance fees or monthly fees?

Immanuel Communities offers both types of financial arrangements. Trinity Village has a monthly-only service fee, while Immanuel Village, Lakeside Village, The Landing at Williamsburg Village and Pacific Springs Village offer a combination of monthly fee and refundable entrance fee options. Immanuel Courtyard and Trinity Courtyard offer affordable housing programs for seniors on a fixed income. Contact us to schedule a personal visit to discuss our financial arrangements.

Can I afford to live at Immanuel Communities?

You’ll discover that the exceptional value of an Immanuel community can be quite affordable. We offer a cost-of-living comparison guide that will walk you through a lifestyle comparison with your present home. And Immanuel Communities is unique among other senior housing organizations in that we have a community to fit the needs of all seniors, regardless of your individual financial position. Contact us to schedule a personal visit to discuss our financial arrangements.

Am I ready for Immanuel Communities?

If you’re interested in a maintenance-free lifestyle with exceptional dining, personalized wellness programs and a staff committed to serving you, you’re ready. Visit one of our beautiful communities to learn more. You’ll be impressed by the wide variety of residences and patio home designs as well as the many activities and social events offered to our residents.

Why should I consider moving to Immanuel Communities?

Moving from your home of 20 or more years to a retirement community can be difficult. But many of our residents who have faced this move have told us they wished they had made the decision sooner. Our residents immediately enjoy the secure, worryfree lifestyle offered at our communities, and they find they have more independence and freedom to do as they please.