Introducing The Grand Lodge at Hillcrest Country Estates

Grand Lodge Groundbreaking_smallBellevue, NE  Hillcrest Health Services broke ground June 26 on The Grand Lodge at Hillcrest Country Estates. The Grand Lodge completes the final phase of the 44-acre Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) and will include 101 independent living apartments, 60 assisted living and memory support apartments, and a 32,000-square-foot clubhouse. Creating more than 60 jobs for SarpyCounty, The Grand Lodge is scheduled to open late 2014.

“This is a significant milestone for our organization as we continue to grow our services to enhance the lives of aging adults,” said Hillcrest’s VP of Communications, Jim Janicki. “The Grand Lodge caters to aging adults who want to maintain an active life and enjoy their retirement years with grand amenities and conveniences. Our program is also designed to enhance the wellness and lifestyle of our residents, providing opportunities for ongoing social interaction and lifelong learning.”

The Grand Lodge resort-style clubhouse will feature impressive amenities, ranging from a heated indoor saltwater pool and hot tub to a full-service salon and day spa. Other features include the following: a fitness center and exercise classroom; restaurant, bistro and pub; a performing arts center; cinema; craft and hobby shops; library and club rooms; underground parking; and beautiful landscaping, courtyards and resident gardening areas.

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The Hillcrest Country Estates campus, located at 60th Street and Highway 370 in Papillion, currently offers maintenance-free Signature Villas for those 55 and better, all-inclusive independent living apartments, and innovative household-model skilled nursing cottages.

Hillcrest Health Services offers the region’s largest continuum of health services for aging adults, including independent and assisted living, in-patient and outpatient rehabilitation, long-term care, memory support, adult day services, certified skilled home health and private duty home care, and hospice care. Hillcrest currently serves more than 700 aging adults daily across eight counties in Nebraska and Iowa. For more information, visit