Avera Sacred Heart Majestic Bluffs
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Enjoy peace of mind and complete confidence during your retirement years. At Avera Sacred Heart Majestic Bluffs, you'll find a full range of quality lifestyle options for senior living. You’ll enjoy our peaceful, scenic location facing the bluffs of the Missouri River in Yankton, SD.
As a faith-based senior living community, Avera Majestic Bluffs offers residents a continuum of care for changing needs and are dedicated to promoting each resident’s independence, individuality, personal dignity and privacy. We are proud of the high quality home-like atmosphere where community and friendships grow. We invite you to stop by anytime and tour our beautiful senior living community where we are adding life to years.
Near Avera Sacred Heart Hospital, you have immediate access to premier health care services through the Avera system.
Comfortable Senior Living Options
Retirement is a time of enjoying friendships, hobbies and independence. Enjoy all these in a safe, comfortable and relaxing setting at Avera Majestic Bluffs, offering a full continuum of senior living services on the same beautiful campus.
Independent living apartments are secure and tastefully decorated, each with an accessible bathroom and shower stall. Services include weekly housekeeping, nutritious noon meals, social activities, laundry facilities and more. Although you’re independent, you’re not alone. We're always here to offer an occasional helping hand or friendly conversation. Avera@Home services are also available for independent living residents.
Two bedroom townhomes with either one or two baths are available. These spacious, 1,200-1,400 square-foot units feature a double garage. We will landscape, mow and remove snow for you. Enjoy sunsets over the bluffs as you watch the eagles soar, the wild turkeys roam and the deer drink from the lake.
Assisted living is a step between independent living and skilled nursing care. Each apartment is spacious and private, with individualized services provided around the clock as needed, such as housekeeping, laundry, three meals a day, and assistance with medication, bathing or other daily tasks, and transportation to medical appointments. Enjoy a large activities room for fellowship and fun, spiritual programming, and coffee and snacks available 24 hours a day.
Skilled Nursing Care
Private resident rooms in the Avera Sister James Nursing Home are designed for individualized care, with daily activities that address care for the whole person – physically, socially and spiritually. Licensed and certified staff provide skilled and compassionate care 24/7. Special services include a Memory Care program.
Small neighborhoods, each with 38 or fewer residents, each have their own dining space and lounges with comfortable seating and fireplaces, where residents can enjoy a beautiful bluff setting.
The Eden Alternative
We follow the Eden Alternative Philosophy and are committed to grow away from the institutional settings of nursing homes and transform into a home with energy, vitality, spontaneity and love of life.
Adult Day Services
Adult Day Services are offered Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Participants may come for any combination of hours or days. Special hours can be set by arrangement with the staff. This program allows people to stay in their own homes as long as possible.
Services & Amenities
Our neighborhood concept fosters a sense of home and community. Outdoor courtyards provide safe areas to enjoy South Dakota’s beautiful weather, or you can use the indoor wellness center room. Neighborhood living room areas feature comfortable seating and a fireplace.
The Gathering Place serves as a setting for worship services and other events. There’s also a Style Shop, Billiards Room, and Fireside Lounge – a place to gather with friends before or after meals. The Great Room and Neighborhood Lounges provide other settings for gatherings and socializing.
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Avera also offers many classes for health care professionals and other opportunities for health care professionals, including programs for pharmacy residency, radiologic technology and emergency medical services.