Enriching lives through quality services and Christian care.

Leave A Legacy

Continuum of Care Communities

A complete spectrum of options just for you with priority admission and easy transitions to all of our communities.


Independent Living

Two unique communities with a focus on freedom…freedom from everyday home maintenance, and freedom to experience an active lifestyle filled with friendships.

Join our continuing care community in a beautiful townhouse or apartment.

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In-Home Care

Our history of quality, Christian services now extends into your home. Bartels is at your service with a variety of options tailored to your individual needs.

Now offering medical equipment lending and a monthly foot spa!



Community of care, support and encouragement to make you feel at home on your way to recovery and to assist in your transition home.


Assisted Living

Independence you want with the companionship and reassurance of 24/7 assistance in an experienced continuing care facility. 

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Memory Care

Dedicated centers of care for those with memory care needs at any level with an emphasis on each person’s health, quality of life and well-being.

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Nursing Care

Welcoming, comfortable community designed for dignified living with supportive health care services with a focus on enriching your quality of life.


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News & Activities

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Spring Appeal 2024

The arrival of spring brings with it a sense of renewal and growth, much like your invaluable support of Bartels’ mission of enriching lives. Your generosity is making a difference for the residents at Bartels and in 2023, your gifts resulted in: A second Tovertafel or “Magic Table” for residents with dementia Renovations and updates…

Update – March 17, 2024

Dear Residents, Staff, Families and Supporters, “May the luck of the Irish be with you!” is a statement you may hear this time of year! At Bartels, we feel lucky to do the work we do! There are days the work is hard, and there are so many more which are filled with joy, determination…

Bartels named finalist in 2024 Healthiest State Annual Awards for employee wellness program

Exciting News!! Bartels has been named a finalist for the 2024 Healthiest State Annual Awards for our employee wellness program! We are in the top three in the state in the medium-sized workplace category.   Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community, Waverly, strives to promote a healthy workplace and encourages its employees to live healthy. Wellness at…

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