At Morning Breeze Retirement Community & Healthcare Center we believe that comfortable surroundings, social activities, rehabilitative programs, nutritious meals and a friendly, well-trained staff are essential to quality care. We strive to provide a warm atmosphere of friendship and recovery. Our surroundings are ideal for meeting friends and family.
Morning Breeze is a continuing care retirement community that has been providing quality care in Decatur County since 1999. Located in the Rolling Meadows neighborhood, less than a mile from Decatur County Memorial Hospital, we are a licensed not-for-profit and are certified by Medicare and Medicaid. Our mission is to enhance our resident’s quality of life by providing exceptional individualized care at an affordable cost. Professional integrity and operational excellence are fundamental at Morning Breeze.
Our residents are at home – their home – while at Morning Breeze. We offer multiple lifestyle options and various levels of care to best suit the individual needs of each of our residents, allowing our residents to age in place as their care needs change. In addition, a stay at Morning Breeze includes a full complement of meals, a range of optional social activities, and many other amenities designed to make life enriching.
Morning Breeze offers you or your loved one all the comforts of home while also providing the security of 24-hour care.
We look forward to meeting you. To set up a tour, or for any questions, please call us at (812) 662-7778 or simply fill out the contact form on the right side of this page.
Living at Morning Breeze in our home-like setting provides many opportunities for social interaction with other residents. Throughout your stay, you'll be offered ways to get involved in different committees such as our Activities Planning Committee or Resident Council program. Our Resident Council is composed of more than 20 members who preserve residents rights and ensure that they are carried out for our residents. Our staff encourages residents to show their individuality by choosing the daily activities that they are interested in. Throughout the week, residents can also participate in a special coffee chat, bingo, book club, cooking classes, exercise classes, Bible studies, trivia, and card game groups. Religious services are held during the week for residents who would like to attend. We invite all of our residents to join us for our special movie nights to relax and enjoy watching some of their favorite actors on screen. Be it Garbo, Gable or the latest action hero, residents highly enjoy this time of entertainment. Residents may choose to go on our center outings twice monthly including shopping trips and a restaurant of the group's choice. Reading and talking books are also available to our residents to utilize during their stay.
Throughout the day, you'll be provided with the medical and rehab care to help get you back home as quickly as possible. Our interdisciplinary team of skilled nurses, licensed rehab professionals and medical director are thoroughly involved in your care and strive for positive outcomes to regain your strength, health and independence.
Our mission is to provide our residents a fine dining experience that preserves identity and connections with family and culture; and, in doing so, accommodates each individual's changing needs. We are dedicated to treating our residents as guests. At Morning Breeze Retirement Community & Healthcare Center, we care about our residents' nutritional needs, as well as their personal preferences. Our director of dining services, a certified dietary manager (CDM), works closely with our registered dietician to ensure that individuals are able to have meals that are delicious, balanced and healthy. Residents always have a choice of entrees and therapeutic diets are accommodated in a thoughtful manner. With our seasonal menu and restaurant style dining, residents can choose the foods that they desire. Emphasis is placed on serving our residents attractive and delicious meals in an atmosphere of hospitality which focuses on their comfort and specialized dietary needs at all times.
Resident rooms are cheery and bright. We encourage residents to bring personal items from home to help maintain a familiar feeling. Before admitting, learn more about preparing for you or your loved ones stay.