Tonganoxie has many benefits and opportunities for retirees. There are several different ways to enjoy
Tonganoxie during retirement, including full assisted care communities and living in one Tonganoxie’s
safe, accessible neighborhoods independently or with home-based assistance. There are many different
ways to make yourself at home here in this beautiful town. Below are just a few of the options for Assisted Living in Tonganoxie:
Tonganoxie Nursing Center – Tonganoxie Nursing Center, is located centrally between Kansas City, Lawrence, and Leavenworth. They are located at the edge of Tonganoxie, with a view of the countryside. The building is a 90 bed skilled nursing facility, with rehabilitation to home, short term respite stays, and long term care. The staff is committed to supporting the highest level of independence for those they serve. They believe that while someone is with them, it is their home, and they strive to help them feel as though they are home. The staff has a high level of commitment to the residents, which is what has lead many of their staff to being there for 15+ years, some since the facility originally opened in 1986.
Vintage Park of Tonganoxie – Vintage Park at Tonganoxie is located on the West side of the growing community of Tonganoxie, KS just off of Highway 24. Their back patio has a gorgeous view as far as you can see, looking out over a meadow and rolling hills. They are adjacent to the Tonganoxie Historical Society. The Vintage Park community is designed to provide a beautiful home for residents, while offering the care and services needed to maintain an active and quality lifestyle. Their home-like atmosphere allows residents to enjoy the advantages of community living without compromising their individuality, dignity, or privacy.
Older adults get involved in many different activities, including spending time with family and
volunteering at local organizations like the Tonganoxie Historical Society, Service Corps of Retired
Executives (SCORE), the Good Shepherd Thrift Store, and other opportunities through various faith-
based opportunities. Volunteer activities are abundant for those who desire to share their time and
talents with others. For those interested in recreational activities, there are several golf courses, lakes,
and other outdoor opportunities within close proximity.
The area also offers top-rated medical centers at the University of Kansas Medical Center (Kansas City,
KS), Lawrence Memorial Hospital (Lawrence, KS), and Providence Medical Center (Kansas City, KS).