Salina Presbyterian Manor is on the U.S. News and World Report Best Nursing Homes 2015 list. The senior living community received the highest score of a five-star rating system to make the list, available today at usnews.com/nursinghomes.
By Patricia Corrigan for Next Avenue
Five years ago, when I sold my 1,700-square-foot condo in St. Louis County, Mo., in preparation for a move to a small apartment in San Francisco, Calif., I knew I had to get rid of at
Salina Presbyterian Manor exists today because of the early work of many Salina residents, members of the local Presbyterian churches, and clergy who were concerned about the lack of housing and care for senior citizens. The communitywide effort included
We often recall the story of Alice Kalb, who at 90 traveled to a 1947 Presbyterian Synod meeting to ask for a retirement community in Kansas.
According to Edwin Shafer, senior vice president of development, what Mrs. Kalb basically told the Synod was:
Jason and Nellie Zook have always wanted to go on the Salina Sights tours offered at Salina Presbyterian Manor. But they haven’t been able to because Presbyterian Manor’s van is not handicapped accessible.
That’s why the Zooks, who both use walkers,
This month, we conclude our look at the history of Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America as we celebrate the organization’s 65th anniversary.
In 2006, SSM Health Care of St. Louis moved its St. Joseph’s Hospital from a site in Kirkwood, Mo. As