11400 West 65th Street
Shawnee, KS 66203
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  • Sweet Life at Shawnee Dementia Care

    Sweet Life at Shawnee is a memory care provider in Shawnee, KS.  The staff at Sweet Life at Shawnee provide supervision and are able to remind residents to attend to activities of daily living such as grooming and toileting.  Staff are on service 24 hours a day.  There are activities appropriate for seniors with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia that help keep residents active and engaged.  Sweet Life at Shawnee was designed specifically to provide memory care.  It is a secured property.  Residents who are prone to wandering can be accepted.  Sweet Life at Shawnee may allow residents to keep a dog or cat.  Pet care is provided.  At Sweet Life at Shawnee, you can rest assured because nurse is on staff and a doctor is on call.  Devotional services are provided to residents.  

    Features at a glance

  • Residents


    The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 years old.


    Nurses on Staff
    Doctor on Call
    24-Hour Awake Staff
    Visiting Nurse
    Visiting Podiatrist
    Visiting Dentist
    Visiting Physical Therapist
    Visiting Occupational Therapist
    Visiting Speech Therapist

    Facility Care Level

    Care Level Percentage
    Light Care0%
    Medium Care0%
    Heavy Care100%

    Sweet Life at Shawnee prefers that residents need: light care, medium care

    Additional Services

    Diabetic Care
    This community offers diabetes care and can offer insulin injections, including sliding scale therapy.

    Memory Care Offered
    The memory care area of this community is secured to protect the safety of residents who wander. This community's memory care section can accept residents with major behavior issues. The community's memory care area was purpose built to care for residents with Alzheimer's and dementia. The community's memory care section is in its own building.

    Incontinence Care
    Incontinent residents must be able to manage incontinence themselves. This staff at this community can remind incontinent residents to use the restroom. This community can care for residents with bowel incontinence. This community can care for residents with bladder incontinence.

    Non Ambulatory Care
    This community can provide a 1 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.

    Other Care
    This community can accept residents who are an elopement risk. This community can accept residents who act out physically. This community is provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
  • Transportation

    Transportation at Cost
    Property Convenient to Busline


    Allowed Outdoors


    Meals Provided

    Additional Amenities

    Activities Onsite
    Activities Offsite
    Devotional Services Onsite
    Devotional Services Offsite
    Outdoor Common Areas
    Indoor Common Areas
    Beautician Onsite

    Other Services

    Wheelchair Accessible Showers
    Hospice Available
    Respite Offered
    Aging in Place

    Activities Provided

    Morning Fitness daily Outings 2-3 times a week including Outreach support to our community Bingo, Crafts, Make overs, Fishing, Golf and other games on the Wii, Memories in the Making weekly Art Class, Pedicures every Tuesday/Thursday, Animal Therapy, Music Entertainment 3 times a week, Bible Study, Communion, and so much more! Monthly Pot Luck dinner for our residents and families - very well attended and is a lot of fun! A different theme we celebrate each month. Families are WELCOME! No set visiting hours.
  • Average Room Pricing at Sweet Life at Shawnee

    Room Type Memory Care
    Studio Averages $4,800 - $5,900
    Disclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.

    Estimated Fees at Sweet Life at Shawnee

    Fee Type Memory Care
    Community Fee Averages $2,700 - $3,400 One-time
    Respite Fee Averages $200 - $300 Daily
    Disclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.

    Paying for care

    Commercial Insurance
    Private pay
    Social Security
    Separate pricing structure for care
    Veteran's benefits

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Nearby Cities

City Distance Number of Facilities Average Cost for 1 Bedroom
Shawnee0 miles2N/A
Overland Park0 miles11$4,370
Lenexa0 miles1$3,360
Mission0 miles1N/A
Prairie Village0 miles2N/A
Leawood0 miles3$5,250

General Pricing Information for Shawnee Memory Care

Room Type Minimum Cost Average Cost Maximum Cost

Community Reviews

It's not working out so great for us.

reviewed on: 03/17/2015 by Disappointed Family Member

It's not working out so great for us. They are definitely clean and beautiful. They are not very attentive though. I don't think they keep a close enough eye on the residents. Maybe they need more... Read the full review.

A Beautiful Memory Care Facility

reviewed on: 03/10/2015 by Anonymous

I had only two weeks - during the holidays! - to find a place for mom when she developed hallucinations. I asked others for their recommendations, and several recommended the "old Sweet Life"... Read the full review.

Community Working Out Well

reviewed on: 09/26/2017 by Anonymous

This community is working out well for my mother in law, and her needs. They are taking good care of her, and her needs. I know she is safe, and in good hands. The staff is good, and providing her... Read the full review.

Strong foul odor in a portion of Brookdale Shawnee!

reviewed on: 09/01/2016 by Anonymous

Everything has been fine since dad's move to Brookdale Shawnee. The move went very smooth and it has taken some time for dad to transition. The staff are friendly and have been helpful with the... Read the full review.

Great Tour!

reviewed on: 09/19/2016 by Dr. Sonya Willis

Everyone was great at Brookdale Shawnee! The staff were very resourceful and able to address all of my concerns. They showed great dedication to their residents. The community overall was nicely... Read the full review.

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