Laclede Groves (map)
723 S. Laclede Station Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63119
314.968.5570 (Main Number)
REACH Short Stay: Where Webster Groves
Goes for Rehabilitation Care
It’s a comprehensive approach to recovery and rehabilitation following a qualifying hospital stay. It’s teamwork dedicated to maximizing your ability. And it’s right here at Laclede Groves in Webster Groves, MO 63119.
Our Medicare certified REACH Short Stay program provides the optimal context for REACHing your potential in an environment where you can work hard and rest well.
Here, you can actively progress toward increased capability and strength. Our experienced team will work with you and your family to define your goals and prepare a personalized plan of action.
Call 314.446.2370 or e-mail us today to learn more!
REACH Short Stay Rehabilitation at Laclede Groves offers all the comforts of home, plus so much more.
Recently, we completed a $50 million rejuvenation project, introducing a host of new services, amenities, and senior living options to suit the changing tastes of today’s seniors. Our companion rooms are equipped with flatscreen TVs and personal phones. Here, you’ll find comfortable surroundings including living rooms, patios, dining areas, and beauty/barber services available.
- Interdisciplinary expertise from a team that includes licensed nursing, therapy, nutritional management, social services, and spiritual care.
- Physical, occupational, and speech therapy provided according to your plan of care.
- A therapy room dedicated to short-term rehabilitation to help you practice daily activities.
- A focus on improving activities of daily living to your highest potential.
- Licensed nursing care as well as medication assistance.
- A wireless urgent call system for convenient access to medical help.
- Transportation service for medical visits.
- Diverse social, cultural, and educational services year round.
- Access to our new Town Center, featuring multiple dining venues, a movie theater, ice cream parlor, general store, game rooms, historic chapel, and much more.
- Views of our scenic tree lines.
- Dining services with options to fit your individual lifestyle.
- A faith-inspired community with a full-time chaplain and spiritual services.
REACH Short Stay is Medicare-certified and delivers the same level of exceptional, person-centered care found throughout Laclede Groves. From delicious meals to individualized attention, our staff is dedicated to getting to know you and meeting your needs, no matter how long or short your stay.
Here, we provide:
- Pain management
- Neurological rehabilitation
- Orthopedic rehabilitation
- Fall management and balance training
- Home management skills
- Home safety assessment
- Dysphasia (communication) therapy
- Dysphagia (swallowing) therapy
- Cognitive therapy
- Urinary incontinence and pelvic floor retraining
- Edema control
Just a Few of the Communities We Serve
Laclede Groves’s REACH Short Stay Rehabilitation program serves individuals throughout the St. Louis region and beyond. Nearby municipalities who turn to Laclede Groves first for short stay rehab include…
- Webster Groves, MO 63119
- Shrewsbury, MO 63119
- Crestwood, MO 63126
- Affton, MO 63123
- Kirkwood, MO 63122
- Clayton, MO 63105
Our Promise To You
As part of Lutheran Senior Services, Laclede Groves is backed by one of the largest, most financially stable not-for-profit senior care networks in the country. With a 150-year tradition of excellence, we set out to create the highest quality Continuing Care Retirement Communities possible, with a full array of personalized features to customize the retirement living experience for each person.
Recreation at the Groves
Our recreation team designs a unique and varied calendar of events each month, with an eye toward promoting physical activity and helping you enjoy your downtime while you work toward your goals.
There’s always something happening at Laclede Groves, and if there’s ever something you want to do that’s not on the calendar, let us know! We’re always looking for new ideas.
Dining at the Groves
One of the most popular features of life at Laclede Groves is our fabulous dining services program. Residents in our REACH neighborhood enjoy three meals a day prepared on-site in our household kitchen. Our attentive staff is always ready to assist you!
Welcome to Laclede Groves! We offer seniors an active lifestyle and the peace of mind that comes with knowing that help is available if you need it. Located in Webster Groves, Missouri, our personal services and on-site conveniences allow you to lead a maintenance-free lifestyle. When you arrive at Laclede Groves, you’ll feel right at home. As part of the Lutheran Senior Services family of communities, we combine a faith-based approach and a respect and dignity for all who call Laclede Groves home. Whether you or your loved one is looking for a maintenance-free, independent living apartment or patio home or requires additional assistance, Laclede Groves is the senior living community to select. This is a place where friendships develop and residents feel secure so they can live life to the fullest. Please contact us with questions or to set up a time to visit. We look forward to meeting you!
Members of our Team
Laclede Groves Executive Director
Valerie Cooper has experience encompassing social services, marketing, and administration in the field of senior living. In 2002, she joined Lutheran Senior Services as an administrator, and in 2009, she became the executive director of the organization’s oldest and largest continuing care retirement community, Laclede Groves. A licensed nursing home administrator in the state of Missouri, she holds a bachelor’s degree in human environmental studies from Southeast Missouri State University and a master’s degree in gerontology from Webster University. Valerie feels blessed to be able to experience both the joys of family life and the gift of purposeful service to older adults.
Independent Living Administrator
As the Administrator of Independent Living at Laclede Groves, Roxanne Hinkle has over 25 years’ experience in senior care. Roxanne joined Lutheran Senior Services in 2005. A Certified Aging Services Professional, she has a bachelor’s degree in social work and psychology from Southeast Missouri State University.
Care Center Administrator
The Administrator of Laclede Groves' Care Center, Angie Wilson has nearly 20 years experience with seniors. A member of the Laclede Groves team since 2006, Angie received her nursing education from Washington School of Nursing in Washington, MO. She lives in St. Clair, MO.
Senior Living Counselor
Tom Zaretzky joined Lutheran Senior Services in September of 2006 as a Senior Living Counselor for Independent Living at Laclede Groves. He has a degree in business administration from University of Missouri-St. Louis and more than 15 years of experience in sales and marketing in the hospitality industry. Tom and his wife Leigh Ann live in South County with their sons, Benjamin and Jacob, where they are active in their church and enjoy spending time with their large extended families.
Senior Living Counselor
Jason joined Lutheran Senior Services in November 2012 as a Senior Living Counselor at Laclede Groves. He studied business at Lindenwood University and worked in the new home and real estate industry prior to joining LSS. Jason and his wife Christina have a son and a daughter. They enjoy spending time outdoors, traveling, and visiting with their families.
Health Services Counselor
Laclede Groves' Health Services Counselor Jennifer Ronzio has been with Lutheran Senior Services since 2005, when she joined LSS' Outreach Social Services program. A south St. Louis county native with a passion for serving older adults, Jennifer graduated from Mizzou with a bachelor's degree in sociology. She loves being a mom to her three kids!
Health Services Counselor
Patti grew up in Los Angeles and moved to Missouri 13 years ago to finish raising her daughter, Madalyne. Before graduating with the MSW degree from the University of Missouri, she spent ten years as the Administrative Manager for that university’s school of nursing She joined LSS in January 2013. The impetus for her career choice developed while working at Covenant House California, a shelter in Hollywood, California which provided services for homeless and at-risk youth ages 18 – 21. Patti also spent several years working in the medical field at UCLA Medical Center.
Laclede Groves Chaplain Rev. Darryl Anderson graduated from Concordia Theological Seminary in Springfield, Illinois. Formerly a special education teacher, Rev. Anderson has completed four units of Clinical Pastoral Education. He has experience in ministering to the mentally handicapped and spent several years in Minnesota. He has been with Lutheran Senior Services for more than a decade.
Administrator of Clinical Pastoral Education
The Reverend Jeffery Scheer is a certified ACPE CPE Supervisor and has served as the Administrator of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) at Lutheran Senior Services (LSS) since 2009. He is also a Board Certified Chaplain (BCC) with the Association of Professional Chaplains (APC). He has an MDiv from Concordia Seminary in St. Louis and an MS in Human Relations from the University of Oklahoma. Chaplain Scheer also served his vicarage, one-year internship, at Laclede Groves in 2002-2003. His first call out of the Seminary in 2004 was to come to LSS to be a Supervisor-in-Training for CPE and to serve as the Chaplain at Meramec Bluffs in Ballwin, MO where his home is also located. He returned full-time to Laclede Groves in 2008.
Costs for REACH Short Stay Rehabilitation are assessed on a daily basis. For specific pricing, contact our health services counselor by calling 314.446.2370 or by email.
Some costs for our health care services can be covered by Medicare, managed care, or private insurance.