A Tradition of Excellence in Senior Care

An Assisted Living, Memory Care & Skilled Nursing community – providing the highest quality programs, services and care to our residents in St. Louis
Two badges from U.S. News and World Report for 2023-2024. Best Assisted Living. Best Memory Care.

You deserve exceptionally high standards and unsurpassed service.

At McKnight Place, you will find care that is focused on you. Our residents are at the heart of everything we do.
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Assisted Living

We provide complete assisted living services for seniors who want to remain independent, but need extra attention and care.
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Memory Care

Our dedicated staff and memory care specialists are equipped to serve senior adults with a variety of cognitive abilities.
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Skilled Nursing

We offer a community for seniors who have health conditions that require the highest level of care outside of a hospital setting.

McKnight Place: Named a Best Assisted Living and a Memory Care Community by U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report—the organization that ranks the best colleges, hospitals, and other crucial services in our lives—has placed McKnight Place on its list of 2023-2024 Best Assisted Living and Best Memory Care communities. Read More

Assisted Living vs. Nursing Homes

Many believe that “nursing homes” are a catch-all phrase for senior living, but in reality, it’s actually one separate form of senior care all on its own. For example, a nursing home’s focus is on providing skilled nursing care while assisted living’s main goal is housing that provides certain care assistance. All-in-all, both types seek […] Read More

When to Move from Independent Living to Assisted Living

Our needs can change as we age. And, as our needs change, so too do our living situations. For older adults living in senior living communities, this can mean making the move from independent living to assisted living. But just when is it time to make that move? Is it time for assisted living? There […] Read More
McKnight Place is beautifully maintained. The gardens and flowers are lovely. Because McKnight Place is a part of The Gatesworth campus, we knew we would find the same high level of care and quality. In addition, there is no shortage of activities and they even drive residents to outside entertainment. The staff makes you feel like they can’t do enough to serve you. Ms. Moore Family member of resident

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