Projects / Health + Wellness

Genesis Assisted Living Center

Edwardsville, Illinois

Flexibility, low maintenance, and ease of expansion were key elements for this client and were effectively addressed in the design. This project combines both a senior living community and assisted care facility on one scenic campus. The senior living community, located around a natural lake, offers duplex homes lovely views, walking trails, tennis courts and a recreation center. The assisted living center maintains the same residential look and scale, providing a total of 35 one bedroom units, four deluxe one bedroom suites and six studio units.

A large central courtyard, covered pick-up/drop-off, lobby, indoor and outdoor dining, nurse stations and activity areas throughout, an administrative suite, general store, beauty salon, chapel, large screened-in porch, conference room/library. There are also new support spaces such as soil and clean utility rooms, laundry room, housekeeping closets, and storage rooms.