Category Archives: Blog

Paul Ogier Named Health Care CFO of the Year

Congratulations to Paul Ogier, LSS Chief Financial Officer. The St. Louis Business Journal recognized him for his significant contribution to the lives of older adults, naming him Health Care CFO of the Year. “Paul has an incredible heart for our ministry and serving older adults,” said John Kotovsky, president and CEO of LSS. “A lot […]

That 80s Concert

Thank you to all those who were a part of the Don’t Stop Believing’ 80s Concert benefiting Project Wellness. Through the rocking’ and rad event featuring That 80s Band, we were able to raise funds to help low-income adults take control of their health. See some of the great picture below from the event and […]

As population ages, planners say St. Louis region needs more services for seniors

From the St. Louis Post Dispatch. Officials say a demographic wave, a surge of older people, has already started to hit shore in St. Louis and the region needs to prepare. Until 2030, the number of people 65 years or older in St. Louis is projected to increase by 15,000 every year. In the next […]

David Knocke Named Executive Director at Heisinger Bluffs

DAVID KNOCKE, FACHE, NAMED EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE HEISINGER BLUFFS AND ST. JOSEPH BLUFFS SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITIES IN JEFFERSON CITY St. Louis, Mo., May 3, 2016 – Lutheran Senior Services has named David Knocke, FACHE, as Executive Director of the Heisinger Bluffs and St. Joseph Bluffs senior living communities in Jefferson City effective May 23, […]

2015 Annual Report — Elevating Mission

On April 26, the 2015 Annual Report for Lutheran Senior Services was unveiled. Featuring ways in which the LSS mission has been elevated to new heights — the introduction of QAPI, a new partnership with the APA of Missouri, Benevolent Care, and more — the Annual Report was made possible by many. “We are blessed […]

Breeze Park celebrates 20 years!

Breeze Park, the senior living community in St. Charles operated by Lutheran Senior Services, will celebrate 20 years of service to the community at a special reception for local leaders on April 15. Since purchasing Breeze Park from Lutheran Altenheim Society in 1996, the community at 600 Breeze Park Drive off Highway 94 has undergone […]

Thank You LSS Volunteers!

Since its inception in 1974, National Volunteer Week is about inspiring, recognizing, and encouraging people to seek out imaginative ways to engage in their communities. On April 10 – 16, we at Lutheran Senior Services pause with many other organizations around the world to say “Thank You” to the volunteers who serve in our midst. […]

Spares, strikes, splits, or in the gutter … it all helped to benefit Project Wellness

Spares, strikes, splits, or in the gutter … it all helped to benefit Project Wellness for Lutheran Senior Services Affordable Housing. “This is such a fun event,” said Susan Hutchison, Executive Director of Affordable Housing. “There’s a healthy bit of competition and trash talking, but overall it makes a huge difference in the health of […]

Lutheran Senior Services Purchases The Cedars of Town and Country

We’re excited to announce our newest affiliation! Here is the official press release. Welcome, Cedars!   Lutheran Senior Services has purchased the Cedars of Town and Country from the Cedars Properties, LLC, effective February 1, 2016 and LSS has renamed the senior living community Mason Pointe. Terms of the sale were not disclosed. LSS will […]

Meridian Village nets 2015 ICAA Innovators Green Award

Award recognizes organization’s environmental wellness efforts [Vancouver, BC. December 18, 2015]—The International Council on Active Aging® announces that Meridian Village, a Lutheran Senior Services community in Glen Carbon, Illinois, has won the 2015 Innovators Green Award. A professional association that leads, connects and defines the active-aging industry, ICAA presents its annual Innovators Awards to those […]