Front Entrance of McKnight Place Assisted Living and Memory Care decorated for the holidays.

A Holiday Season of New Favorites and Familiar Classics

While the holidays at McKnight Place Assisted Living & Memory Care in Ladue will look a little different this year, the holiday cheer is stronger than ever. Staff members and residents alike are putting the enthusiasm and creativity of the community to work, assuring everyone stays connected with loved ones and there are ample ways to celebrate throughout the season. Read More
Aerial photo of McKnight Place campus.

McKnight Place Maintains the Highest Standard of Care

The decision to move a loved one in need of care to assisted living can be a challenging one. As Director of Leasing Lesley Pedroli recently explained to Ladue News, our team of experts at McKnight Place Assisted Living & Memory Care assists families in making that decision as comfortably as possible. Read More

Understanding Alzheimer’s

While there’s no cure for Alzheimer’s at the moment, there’s great reason for optimism, as numerous advancements in early detection and diagnosis, as well as a variety of effective treatment options, have emerged in recent years. Read More

A Focus On Healthy Aging

Not only is September Healthy Aging Month, it’s also home to National Assisted Living Week. While there’s never a bad time to focus on your health and well being, the following tips will help you keep your health top-of-mind during Healthy Aging Month, and every month throughout the year. Read More

Is It Time for Senior Care?

It’s a question that’s top-of-mind for many seniors and their families. Is it the right time to make the move to senior care? And what’s the right level of service and right type of community for myself or my loved one? Finding the perfect community can be a time-consuming process, but in the end, it’s well worth the effort. Below are two instances in which you can rest assured that the time for senior living is now. Read More

Exploring Music Therapy at McKnight Place

At McKnight Place, we believe in the supportive power of music for both the body and mind. That’s just one reason why we offer a variety of music therapy activities that address social, physical, emotional, and cognitive needs of residents. Music therapy is accessible and enjoyable. Our group and individual sessions provide options for every interest and need. Read More

Brighten Your Day, Brighten Your Mind

The importance of proper lighting to the health of your eyes can’t be understated. But did you know that poorly lit environments can also have a negative effect on cognitive abilities? Read More

A Healthy Diet Means a Healthy Brain at McKnight Place

A recent survey has linked healthy diets to increased mental sharpness among adults age 40 and older. These older adults who say they eat plenty of healthy foods are twice as likely as those who rarely eat a nutritious diet to rate their mental sharpness as “excellent” or “very good” according to a new AARP consumer survey on brain health and nutrition. Read More

Making Music at McKnight Place

It might not be breaking news that music makes people happy, but the amount of older adults who attribute music to helping them through difficult situations is growing every year and that’s worth exploring. Read More
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