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The Fountains at Greenbriar

 

The Best Value in 55+ Senior Living in Independence

The Fountains at Greenbriar, located in Independence, Missouri is a retirement community that offers 55+ Senior Living on a large and comfortable senior campus notable for spacious, beautifully landscaped grounds. The Fountains at Greenbriar is conveniently located near Centerpoint Medical Center as well as dining, shopping and local entertainment.

Choose from spacious one-bedroom or one-bedroom apartments with den to two-bedroom apartments, wonderfully appointed with a full kitchen, large living room and bathrooms. Choice of lunch or dinner is served in the dining room.

Residents of The Fountains at Greenbriar enjoy services and amenities that include a dynamic calendar of classes, activities and outings including Watermark University, beauty salon and barber shop, Wellness Center and exercise room, Interim HealthCare home care services on site as well as guest accommodations.

Life at The Fountains

Greenbriar’s Got Talent!

This year at the Resident Art Show we were privileged with the opportunity to showcase our abundant talent at Greenbriar. We had a variety of residents submit pieces of art for the show and many would agree with me in saying, they were all winners to us! Enjoy a view of some of our extraordinary talent […]

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August Newsletter & Calendar is in!

Take a sneak peek at all of the wonderful things that we have going on at The Fountains at Greenbriar. Circle some fun outings/activities/opportunities on your calendar and make a plan to spend some time with us in August for all of the amazing and exciting happenings! Here’s your opportunity to come thrive with us! […]

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July 2016 Calendar and Newsletter is in!

Come check out this months newsletter and calendar and peruse all of the wonderful things that we have going on in the community! We will be exploring many wonderful museums this month with a few to include the Battle of Wesport Museum at Swope Park and the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art to see the exhibit: […]

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Resident Voices

Resident Gilbert Gross is Enjoying Easy Living at The Fountains

ALL-INCLUSIVE CAREFREE LIVING Why spend your free time and life savings caring for a house when you can live better for one low monthly rent? “For all-inclusive it really is lower than what you would pay to operate a house you know, well, very close.” – Gilbert Gross, resident of The Fountains at Greenbriar MEET […]

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Resident Bob Whalen is Enjoying his Active, Carefree Lifestyle at The Fountains

WELL WISHERS Wish all you want but the best way to stay well is to plan ahead so well-being is a way of life. “I just thought I was going to be well all the time.” – Bob Whalen, resident of The Fountains at Greenbriar MEET BOB WHALEN, WHO FELL FOR THE FOUNTAINS QUITE LITERALLY. […]

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Resident Myrna Tucker is Thriving at The Fountains

YOUR FAMILY WILL THANK YOU Residents aren’t the only ones who appreciate retirement community living. So do entire families. Find out why. “I was up on 10 acres by myself with my dog and they were just worried about me being there by myself.” – Myrna Tucker, resident of The Fountains at Greenbriar MEET MYRNA […]

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Dining

BBQ Blaze Off 2015!

Celebrating 9 years of delicious barbeque! This year’s Barbeque Blaze-Off & Senior-Q was a wonderful success! We had a total of 28 fun-loving barbeque competitors. Our Kansas City Barbeque Society sanctioned event produced the finest quality Kansas City style barbeque this side of the Missouri River! Competitors created savory meats in four different categories: barbeque brisket, […]

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Blaze-Off’s Pork Pullin Plowboys Opens Restaurant

Our annual Fountains Blaze-Off and Senior Q has been immortalized. One of our two time grand champs, Pork Pullin Plowboys, has opened a restaurant on South 7 Highway, and we’re on their wall of fame. How cool is that? “We want to make this a local Kansas City thing in the midst of all the chain […]

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Out and About

Amish for a day!

The Residents recently got the opportunity to slow down and experience country life in Jamesport, Missouri. We were privileged to have the opportunity to share in on a day outing with the Amish community in Jamesport. We started our morning off with a pleasant drive up to Jamesport with a scenic view of the countryside. […]

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Lil’ BBQ Joint…but a whole lot of fun!

Just a short while ago, a small group of us went out to a restaurant in Independence to get in on a little bit of Kansas City Barbeque action! When we arrived to this retrofitted former auto repair garage we were in for a treat! The Little BBQ Joint still kept in touch with their […]

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The Four Seasons Outing!

A few weeks ago the Greenbriar gang took a trip to the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art to see the Phillip Haas Exhibit, “The Four Seasons” before the exhibit wrapped up and headed to Arkansas for public display. The residents enjoyed a wonderful lunch in the Rozzelle Courtyard Restaurant. After our delicious lunch we headed through […]

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On Aging

Huffing and puffing our way to good health!

For the past 9 years residents at The Fountains at Greenbriar have lead a daily exercise program called, Huff and Puff! This chair aerobics and calisthenics exercise class has had much success in our 9 years, but now more than ever it is getting a great resurgence! Our Huff and Puff class is now holding morning classes […]

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Active Aging Week: Yoga Stretch

Hello Readership! I’ve gotten a little behind on my posts because we’ve been having a lot of fun things going on in the community, but I will be filling you in shortly with a lot of updates. As part of Active Aging Week we had a lot of participating classes, and one of them that was […]

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Active Aging: Pool!

Residents participated in Active Aging Week by engaging in a game of “9-Ball” pool. This activity is a great contributor to physical, intellectual, and social wellness! The physical wellness was supported by the participation in the game. Intellectual wellness was stimulated in the problem solving of the game, and of course the social wellness was contributed by […]

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Reviews

Caring.com Review – The staff is wonderful!

The Fountains at Greenbriar is independent living. It’s very neat and clean. Employees and staff were extraordinarily kind and patient. This apartment is in a community that also had assisted living, and it’s closer to some friends of mine, which is good because I’m not driving anymore. They have lots of things to do scheduled. […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – My loved ones are happy.

My parents are here at this community and are doing very well. The community is very clean and well-maintained, no complaints. I feel comfortable with the staff caring for my parents needs. My parents also enjoy the food very much. They do offer activities but my parents have chosen to keep each other company. I […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – The community was very clean and well maintained.

My wife loved the facility. It was very clean and well maintained. Local shopping along highway 291 provide a good variety of restaurants and groceries.

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