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.


Work at Bartels

A competitive wage and benefits package, and beautiful facilities on a 20-acre campus. For those wanting to start a new career as a certified nurse aide, we will train you. Work in a supportive, family-oriented environment where you feel appreciated!

Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community offers excellent career opportunities in nursing care and support services.


News & Activities

This Month’s Activity Calendars

Update for July 9, 2021

Dear residents, staff, families and supporters, There have been no additional positive cases for staff or residents this week. Families or first points of contact have been notified of specific details for each area, but all areas will return to normal visitation Monday, July 12. There will be another round of testing done Tuesday, July…

Waverly Trees Forever donates $1,000 for additional trees

Waverly Trees Forever presented a donation of $1,000.00 to Bartels Lutheran Retirement Community Friday, July 2. This donation is to assist them in continuing to replace and plant more trees on their campus. Presenting the donation were Waverly staff and Waverly Trees Forever volunteers Jen Troyna, Garret Riordan, Eric Schares and Paul Cheville, Waverly Utilities…

Update for July 1, 2021

Dear residents, staff, families and supporters, In my previous memo, there was a resident test which was pending a higher sensitivity test. Two higher sensitivity tests came back negative and there is another resident pending. This was great news and we were very happy. However, during routine staff testing, two staff members tested positive. These…

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