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Welcome to Ramsey Village Continuing Care Retirement Community

At Ramsey Village Continuing Care Retirement Community you’ll discover a warm, vibrant, and welcoming senior living community near Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. We empower residents to live their best lives at every stage with a wide variety of living options and care services in an engaging, supportive setting. Choose among our upscale studio, one, and two bedroom residences, and enjoy a private suite or share a quiet, cozy apartment with a friend or loved one. Connect with neighbors in the beautiful common areas and take advantage of our wide range of convenient and enjoyable onsite amenities and activities. Live confidently and with renewed purpose at Ramsey Village Continuing Care Retirement Community, knowing our dedicated staff are always on hand to provide any support you need.

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Ramsey Village Continuing Care

1611 27th St Des Moines, IA 50310


Choose What’s Right For You

The team at Ramsey Village Continuing Care Retirement Community knows meaningful days start and end with the right level of support for our residents. We can provide anything from simple help with household chores to extensive medical services. Select from Independent Living Residential Care, Assisted Living, Memory Care, Skilled Nursing, and short-term care to find the living option that best fits your or your loved one’s needs. Then enjoy the comfort and companionship that comes with living in a community custom designed for your lifestyle, and rest easy knowing our care can readily evolve to meet your changing needs.

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We know the decision to transition yourself or a loved one to a senior living community can feel overwhelming. Our simple four-minute assessment can help you make more informed choices and match your needs with the right level of support.

CRMS has partnered with Roobrik to help you learn more about your needs and options. Roobrik’s assessment tools help older adults and their families think through care and living decisions with compassion, insight, and personalized recommendations for the next steps.

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Elegant dining room at Ramsey Village Continuing Care in Des Moines, Iowa

Beautiful Social Spaces

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Salon & Barber Shop

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Exciting Daily Activities

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Delicious Dining

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Highest Quality Care

Live Life to the Fullest

Your home at Ramsey Village Continuing Care Retirement Community is more than a place to live, it’s a place to thrive, with all the pleasures of home in a supportive and caring environment. Take advantage of services including three delicious meals a day, scheduled transportation for errands and appointments, a wide variety of organized activities, and much more. Community perks like our peaceful courtyards, game room, exercise room, and beauty salon and barber shop are all at your disposal. Here, you’ll get the most out of every day, and make new friends in the process.

Services & Amenities

"When the hospital asked me where I wanted to go for therapy, I said home, because Ramsey IS home to me. Therapy, food, activities, nursing, all exceeded my expectations. If I ever needed therapy again, I would choose Ramsey in a heartbeat!"

- Margery R

Companionship & Connection

Join a book club discussion or listen in on a historical lecture in the library. Meet up with friends for a round of scrabble in the great room. Try out an exercise or cooking class, or join the gardening club. Take part in an outing to the Merle Hay Mall. There’s always something fun to do and friends to do it with at Ramsey Village Continuing Care Retirement Community. And there are also plenty of peaceful spots to read with the newspaper or enjoy some quiet time. And friends and family can keep up with what’s happening on our Facebook page.

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Where Neighbors Become Friends & Friends Become Family