Independent and Assisted Living Options in Jefferson City, Missouri

Jefferson City's Only Life Plan Community

More than a place to live, Heisinger Bluffs is a community where you can’t help but feel at home. Beautifully situated on the banks of the Missouri River, we offer the secure peace of mind you can only get from a senior living community offering all levels of living.

And like all Lutheran Senior Services communities, we pride ourselves on an approach that puts people first — focusing on senior living that enriches the mind, body, and spirit of every resident. We’re driven by a mission that helps older adults in Jefferson City live life to the fullest! Come for a visit, and you’ll quickly see for yourself the opportunities made possible each day.

To learn more about the senior living options at Heisinger Bluffs or to schedule a tour, complete our Contact Us form.

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Older Adults Living Life to the Fullest

(John 10:10)


At Heisinger Bluffs, Your Lifestyle Is What You Want It to Be

Filled with convenient features and caring neighbors. Freed from the concerns of household maintenance, and protected by a plan for any future needs, your life at Heisinger Bluffs can be one that’s full of opportunity.

Beyond the freedom and flexibility to do what makes you happiest, you’ll find a full schedule of cultural and educational events, chances to stay active, and an array of amenities right at your fingertips.

At Heisinger Bluffs  Your Lifestyle Is What You Want It to Be

Our Heisinger Bluffs community includes:

  • Arts and crafts studio
  • Dining room
  • Bistro
  • Fitness center
  • Styling salon and barbershop
  • Community room
  • Chapel
  • Movie theater
  • Computer rooms with internet access
  • Card room
  • Private dining room
  • Library
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi
  • Scenic views of the Missouri River
  • Prime location near many great Cole County and Osage County attractions

Life Plan

A Life Plan Community: Your Plan for the Future

When considering a move to a senior living community, it’s important to find a community that provides the lifestyle desired with the conveniences and amenities you want. Another significant consideration is how a community can meet future needs. This is what a Life Plan Community does.

One of the greatest benefits of moving to a Life Plan Community is having a plan for your future if your needs change. A Life Plan Community has all levels of living located on one campus, with priority access to more care and assistance if needed. Levels include independent living, assisted living, memory care, long term care, and short stay rehabilitation.

A Life Plan Community  Your Plan for the Future

Living Choices

Well-Rounded Options to Suit Your Needs

As a Life Plan Community — sometimes called a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) — Heisinger Bluffs provides a culture of warmth and belonging you simply won’t find at other area senior living communities. And Heisinger Bluffs has a plan that offers priority access to other levels of living and care as needs change.

Independent Living

Independent Living

Rooted in the belief that more is possible as we age, Independent Living at Heisinger Bluffs is designed to give you opportunities to live your life to the fullest. Our spacious, comfortable senior living apartments offer a full range of life-enriching amenities. Surrounded by warm, friendly neighbors and a caring, professional staff, you’re sure to feel right at home.

At Heisinger Bluffs, our personal services and on-site conveniences are designed to support you as you discover the possibilities of joyful living. Below is a list of only some of the great features you’ll find:

  • Diverse social, cultural, and educational services year-round
  • Active senior living with a sense of community and friendship
  • A wide range of on-site health care services for mind, body, and soul
  • Full-service building and grounds maintenance
  • Scheduled housekeeping services
  • A variety of apartment floor plans to choose from with many utility costs included
  • Dining services with options to fit your lifestyle
  • Move-in resources to assist you with the moving process
  • On-site transportation services
  • Beauty shop/barbershop
  • A faith-inspired community with an on-site chaplain and religious services
  • Close proximity to the outstanding cultural amenities and attractions of Jefferson City and greater Cole County

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Assisted Living

Assisted Living

Heisinger Bluffs offers personalized assistance with tasks of daily living to medication administration. Plus, all private Assisted Living apartments come with the added benefits of weekly housekeeping, laundry service, three daily meals, and a professional staff that’s available around-the-clock.

Assisted Living at Heisinger Bluffs is more than senior living; it’s an extended family. Over the years, residents and staff at our assisted living neighborhood have come together to form a unique, close-knit culture that respects each resident.

That’s what our person-centered approach to care is all about, and it’s why we work to provide a vast range of services and amenities that include:

  • On-site senior fitness specialist as well as personalized on-site therapy programs
  • Diverse schedule of engaging social, cultural, and educational opportunities
  • Move-in resources to assist you with the moving process
  • Faith-inspired community with on-site chaplains and religious services
  • Endless options for enhancing wellness of the mind, body, and soul
  • Full-service building and grounds maintenance
  • Scheduled housekeeping service
  • Fitness center
  • Library
  • Art studio
  • Movie theater

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Memory Care Assisted Living

Memory Care Assisted Living

Our controlled-access Memory Care neighborhood supports ambulatory residents who have early- to mid-stage Alzheimer’s disease or other memory impairments. Offering all the amenities of our assisted senior living apartments, this inviting setting helps residents find comfort in the company of friendly neighbors and caring staff members.

For people living with early- to mid-stage Alzheimer’s disease or other memory impairments, change can be more than just hard. That’s why we’re focused on making the adjustment to life at our community as comfortable as possible.

Our Memory Care assisted living is designed to embrace each resident in a caring, comfortable setting that fosters active living — all while providing exceptional services and amenities, including:

  • 24-hour care with on-site therapy and licensed nursing care as well as medication administration
  • Consistent, dedicated, and familiar staff that helps promote a sense of stability
  • Three meals prepared daily and snacks
  • Engaging daily schedules to enhance social, spiritual, psychological, and physical well-being
  • Comfortable surroundings with controlled-access entrances
  • Housekeeping and laundry services

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Long-Term Care

Skilled Nursing & Long Term Care

A Caring Experience: When a resident requires around-the-clock nursing care, we believe care should start with that resident’s needs and wishes. Our Care Centers provide warm, welcoming settings that help older adults continue to experience a full life. LSS communities have a long-standing reputation for quality care and excellent service that residents and their families can trust. This is supported by our consistently high ratings from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

Our dedicated staff members get to know each Long Term Care resident and customize their care plan accordingly. They focus on providing consistency, stability, and companionship to those in their care. Staff members are also in regular contact with family members, providing them updates on their loved ones and keeping them informed of happenings at the community. Our Care Centers include REACH Short Stay Rehabilitation if recovery and rehabilitation services are needed following a qualifying hospital stay for surgery, illness, or injury.

As a not-for-profit organization, LSS has the resources, knowledge, and commitment to our mission of Older Adults Living Life to the Fullest to serve our residents and their families for many years to come.

Complete the Contact Us form on this page to find out more about our available short stay rehabilitation and long term nursing care options.

Some of the services and amenities we offer at our communities include:

  • Private rooms, companion suites, and companion rooms
  • 24-hour care
  • Medical director oversight
  • Housekeeping and laundry services
  • Three meals and snacks prepared daily
  • Warm, comfortable surroundings
  • Beauty salon/barbershop
  • Medication administration
  • Recreational, educational, and spiritual programs

Heisinger Bluffs Care Center activities calendar

St. Joseph’s Neighborhood activities calendar


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Floor Plans

Find your perfect fit at Heisinger Bluffs

View the details of our sample floor plans to see examples of living options in our community.

Riverview Deluxe Studio

  • Assisted Living
  • Apartment Home
  • 400 sq. ft.
  • Studio

Riverview One-Bedroom Deluxe

  • Assisted Living
  • Apartment Home
  • 545 sq. ft.
  • 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath

The Scotland

  • Independent Living
  • Apartment Home
  • 1,005 sq. ft.
  • 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath

The Jefferson

  • Independent Living
  • Apartment Home
  • 1,350 sq. ft.
  • 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath


Hear from the folks who know Heisinger Bluffs best, or check out our vibrant Facebook page to see whats happening right now.

"I find peace of mind living at Heisinger Bluffs knowing I can stay involved, maintain plenty of friends, and rely on the outstanding staff."
- Jim
"Heisinger Bluffs has a very friendly, outgoing staff that’s professional as well. They ‘re very knowledgeable about their jobs, from dining services to maintenance."
- Jane
"Anytime we need anything done, the maintenance is there immediately to resolve our needs, no matter how small. They fix your issues and make sure you’re happy with their work."
- Leroy
"Staying at Heisinger Bluffs makes me feel younger than my age, with all of the activities, freedom and choices, it dawned on me shortly after moving in: This is a community of friends, not just neighbors."
- Patsy
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