The Fountains at Greenbriar

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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 Truman Medical Center as well as dining, shopping and local entertainment.

Choose from spacious one-bedroom apartments to two-bedroom apartments with den, 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, Catholic Charities home care services on site as well as guest accommodations.

Life at The Fountains

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Fall 2015 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With more than 35 different classes with everything from Crochet Basics to Expressive Painting to Zoomba Zoom and even Italian 101, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are for, […]

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August 2015 Newsletter & Calendar is in!

Check out all of the fun and exciting things that we have going on this month! Come thrive with us! » August 2015 Newsletter & Calendar

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Science City Adventure!

On Saturday, The Greenbriar Gang took an exploratory trip of intrigue and curiosity to Science City at Union Station. We were amazed at all of the different educational opportunities that were presented to us. We learned about the different properties of water, wind, and gas as well as effects of gravity, inertia, momentum, centripetal/centrifugal forces, and some basic scientific principles […]

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Resident Voices

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“EnTice-ing” – Making music for over 80 years!

Students from Blue Springs High School’s Honor Society probably weren’t expecting to have quite so much fun when they were invited to pair up with dancing partners from The Fountains at Greenbriar during their annual “Senior Prom” event on April 23rd. After all, the high school seniors are a good 60 to 80 years younger […]

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Resident Nita Byrd shares her love of cooking!

Resident Nita Byrd is naturally a social butterfly. She loves to throw parties and entertain friends and family as her favorite past time. Every friday at The Fountains at Greenbriar we have a happy hour party event where we enjoy drinks and snacks with our Greenbriar friends. This past friday Nita wanted to help host happy hour […]

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Bob and Barbara Tice talk about their decision to move to a retirement community.

“I think it relieves you of a lot of worries and responsibilities in maintaining your own home and I think it keeps you active here and the fact that you’re eating with different people in the dining room, you’re socializing more and if you were in your own home I think you would tend to […]

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Dining

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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

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Into The Woods We Go!

Today the gang traveled into the woods at Johnson County Community College’s Yardley Hall Theatre. This excellent performance of technical mastery and stunning imagery was pulled together by an exceptional ensemble of talent! From wardrobe to will call, this was a pleasurable way to spend a Saturday afternoon. If you were thinking about going The […]

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Dorothy Preparing for Sky Bike

Science City Adventure!

On Saturday, The Greenbriar Gang took an exploratory trip of intrigue and curiosity to Science City at Union Station. We were amazed at all of the different educational opportunities that were presented to us. We learned about the different properties of water, wind, and gas as well as effects of gravity, inertia, momentum, centripetal/centrifugal forces, and some basic scientific principles […]

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TeePee Living

Life on the Farm!

During the July 4th weekend we ventured out to celebrate Independence Day in a unique way, and what says Americana better than a day on the ol’ farmstead? A group of us explored agrarian life at a unique experience called Deanna Rose Children’s Farm, which is definitely an experience that appeals to the curious of […]

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On Aging

Bob Tice and Michael O'Shiver Jam Session-2015

“EnTice-ing” – Making music for over 80 years!

Students from Blue Springs High School’s Honor Society probably weren’t expecting to have quite so much fun when they were invited to pair up with dancing partners from The Fountains at Greenbriar during their annual “Senior Prom” event on April 23rd. After all, the high school seniors are a good 60 to 80 years younger […]

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Celebrating Active Aging Week (September 21st – 27th)

At The Fountains at Greenbriar we love to participate each year in Active Aging week by doing some fun and interesting things that promote overall activity performance and healthy lifestyle practices. We host a variety of health lectures, health food shopping, and exertive outings that all contribute to the positive healthly living lifestyle. This year we […]

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Staying Fit for Life

Exercise and physical activity are good for you, no matter how old you are. In fact, staying active can help you: Keep and improve your strength so you can stay independent Have more energy to do the things you want to do Improve your balance Prevent or delay some diseases like Heart Disease, Diabetes and […]

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Reviews

SeniorAdvisor Review – They insure the safety and happiness of their clients.

The staff and leadership go out of there way to insure the safety and happiness of their clients… My Mother is there and her adjustment is amazing… Thank you all for your tremendous effort…

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SeniorAdvisor Review – It’s clean and the staff is friendly.

They are doing a fine job. It’s clean and the staff is friendly. I really like it. The only complaint we’ve gotten has been about the meatloaf, other than that it’s great. We liked the overall prettiness, and the safety measures they take.  

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Pretty good parking here.

They are doing a real good job. It’s clean and the staff is friendly, they are great. It’s clean, and they try their darnedest to help out if they can. The food is good, and they offer two hot meals a day, lunch and dinner. You can order a hot breakfast for an extra charge, […]

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