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The Rose of Ames is a 56-unit affordable assisted living program located in a peaceful residential neighborhood on the outskirts of Ames. The program was designed under the low-income housing tax credit program to care for low-income seniors in an environment that protects privacy, dignity and independence. 

The beautiful building offers many amenities, including a beauty shop, activity room, community room with adjoining patio, computer room with internet, library, theater and chapel areas. 

Personal and health-related care is provided by Lutheran Services, a well-respected home health agency that customizes care for each resident to ensure health and well-being while protecting individuality and encouraging independence. 

The program can accept residents who are age 55 and older and persons with disabilities.


1315 Coconino Rd

Jami Kaufman, Administrator

515.268.8828, Ext. 1