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$510,000 Raised by LCS and the LCS Foundation for Alzheimer’s

More than 80 events held nationwide The LCS Foundation, in partnership with LCS and its Family of Companies, raised more than $510,000 to help in the fight against Alzheimer’s. In 2020, LCS and senior living communities managed by Life Care Services participated in more than 80 Walk to End Alzheimer’s events across the country. The … Continued

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Innovative Program Raises the Bar in Overall Safety

EverSafe 360° reimagines the way we live and work together Chris Bird, executive vice president, chief operating officer, shares how the LCS Family of Companies has brought together our teams, residents and communities during the pandemic. EverSafe 360⁰ is an innovative signature experience that raises the bar in overall safety and defines how LCS reimagines … Continued

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LCS Named USA Top Workplace

Award recognizes company culture and employee engagement DES MOINES, Iowa. January 28,2021 — LCS, the nation’s second largest senior living provider, has earned the 2021 Top Workplaces USA award, issued by Energage. Located in Des Moines, Iowa, with locations across the country, LCS has more than 680 employees at the corporate level. “This award recognizes … Continued

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Senior Living Communities Receive Grants

Funds will support health care and culinary apprenticeship programs Two senior living communities managed by Life Care Services will receive state grant funds to support apprenticeship programs for training health care and culinary workers. “Providing a career ladder in health care and culinary services will enable many people to rejoin the workforce after layoffs from … Continued

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LCS is Leveraging Technology in New Ways

Expanded focus on information technology enhances service delivery “The tech genie has been loosed from the bottle and it’s not going to go back in,” says Frank Vedder, senior vice president and chief information officer at LCS. Vedder notes that LCS is making some pretty significant investments in several areas. These include implementing a world-class … Continued

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LCS Closes Financing and Starts Construction on New Senior Living Community

Ryan Companies and Harrison Street partner on project LCS, in partnership with Ryan Companies and Harrison Street, has announced the closing of financing and start of construction for Clarendale Six Corners, a senior living community in Chicago. “LCS is excited to further our relationship with Ryan Companies and Harrison Street at Clarendale Six Corners. We … Continued

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Scholarship Recipients to Pursue Senior Living Careers

Ed and Sue Kenny Scholarship awarded to University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire students DES MOINES, IOWA. DECEMBER 15, 2020 — The LCS Foundation has awarded the Ed and Sue Kenny Scholarship to two students pursuing careers in senior lifestyle services. The awards were presented to University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire students Kali Blaeser and Brooke Harris in … Continued

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LCS Names Chris Bird EVP/Chief Operating Officer

A 25-year veteran in senior living industry DES MOINES, Iowa. December 1, 2020. Chris Bird has been named EVP/chief operating officer for LCS. As COO, Chris will provide oversight of Life Care Services, CPS, asset management, procurement, and onboarding operations. “Chris has proven his ability to help lead the LCS Family of Companies forward,” says … Continued

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