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Assisted Living Amenities

You’ll Enjoy Many Amenities at The Meadows Senior Living

Meadows Assisted Living Exterior View of Building For seniors who need assistance with everyday tasks, but don’t require the extensive medical care provided in a nursing home, assisted living makes an excellent long-term care alternative. The Meadows Senior Living community provides senior assisted living in Clarion, Iowa. Our assisted living facility is designed to be operated, staffed, and maintained to meet the needs and desires of our residents. Security and independence, privacy and companionship, and promoting physical and social well-being are the guiding principles behind our assisted living community. 

Our residents receive supervision, personal care assistance, and health services that emphasize their right to control their own lives. We offer a variety of assisted living apartment options and events and activities to meet the unique needs and interests of each resident. Take a look at our assisted living floor plans to get a glimpse of what life is like at The Meadows!  If you have any additional questions about independent living, please visit our FAQ page

The Meadows Assisted Living Floor Plans

Monthly Base Rent and Levels of Care

Rent and Board are determined based on apartment size. The table below shows monthly expenses for rent and board. Rent is based on the size of the apartment and board covers utilities and upkeep of the building.

Apartment Size Square Footage Rent Board Total Rent & Board
Small 470 $1355 $500 $1855
Medium 560 $1620 $500 $2120
Large 690 $1885 $500 $2385


Amenities included with rent and board:

  • 24-hour staffing
  • 24-hour emergency response pendant
  • Personal storage space
  • Routine apartment maintenance
  • On-site bus for activities and appointments
  • Assistance to and from all Iowa Specialty Hospitals & Clinics appointments
  • Secured building with apartment intercom
  • Independent thermostat in each apartment
  • Utilities: heat, electricity, sewer/water, garbage pick-up
  • Private mailbox
  • Washer and dryer on-site
  • Planned social and recreational activities

Level of Care: In addition to rent and board, all tenants are required to purchase a level of care plan. A tenant’s level of care is determined by the number of units a tenant uses throughout the month. (One unit equals up to 15 minutes of time.) All levels of care include daily breakfast, lunch, and supper, daily reminders and assurance checks, individual service plan development, weekly laundering of bed linens towels, and personal clothing, and weekly assistance with light housekeeping (approximately 30 minutes). 

 Level 1    $1059        Personal care time up to 4 ½ hours
 (0 -18 units) per month
 Level 2   $1589  Personal care time is 4 ½ - 27 ½ hours
 (19 - 110 units) per month
 Level 3  $2013  Personal care time is 27 ½ - 60 hours
 (111 - 240 units) per month


*Personal care time is defined as time spent by staff to provide a service to the tenant. It can be comprised of any individualized services such as bathing assistance or medication administration and can change based on personal needs.

Second Person: There is a monthly fee of $500.00 for a second tenant. The additional tenant will also need to purchase a level of care based the number of units the tenant utilizes. We are happy to visit with you about rent and board and levels of service scenarios that best fit your lifestyle needs.

Extras Available

  • Garage: $55.00
  • Guest meals: $6.50 per meal
  • Holiday guest meals: $8.50 per meal
  • Key replacement: $25.00
  • Maintenance: $25.00 per hour

Schedule a Private Tour at The Meadows Senior Living Today

If you’re on the fence about our senior assisted living in Clarion, Iowa, we invite you to view our virtual tours or schedule a private tour. Please contact The Meadows Senior Living to explore our senior assisted living facilities for yourself or a loved one today. We would love to welcome you to our friendly senior living community!

For more information on The Meadows assisted living or to schedule a tour, please call (515) 532-2035.


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