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NRC offers a variety of living options to meet your changing needs. Our person-centered approach provides a unique level of care for each resident, and if a change in your condition requires an increased level of care, you'll have priority access to campus placement. Our diverse living options align with our mission to support independence, dignity and quality of life for the aging. Contact us to learn more.

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Our living options feature a variety of services needed for healthy daily living.

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There are many amenities available to all residents living on the NRC campus.

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Icon Independent OrangeIndependent Living

Independent living residents need minimal assistance maintaining a daily lifestyle. You can enjoy your private space with your own furnishings, and can arrange optional in-home personal care services if you need them.

  • ParkView West

    Basic support living
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    Private Living in a Supportive Community

    ParkView West offers 50+ unfurnished one- and two-bedroom apartments with full kitchens, private baths and spacious layouts. Some units feature dens, while others have patios in beautifully landscaped courtyards. Apartments are available in a variety of sizes, styles and floor plans to adults that are 55 years of age and older. Contact us for more information about availability and the application process.

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    About the Building

    This two-story complex has two elevators and controlled access. Residents enjoy their own private space with access to our campus programming and amenities as well as convenient community gathering rooms.

    Highlights

    • Optional restaurant-style meals
    • Complimentary laundry facilities
    • Emergency response system
    • Unfurnished apartments with kitchens, private baths and spacious layouts
    • Utilities included – heat, electricity, water, sewer, trash, recycling (telephone and wi-fi for an additional fee)
    • Free access to NRC TV (cable television)
  • Northfield Manor

    Income-based housing
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    Income-based Housing

    Northfield Manor offers affordable, HUD Section 8/202, unfurnished apartments for adults that are 62 years of age and older or those that have a disability. Northfield Manor apartments are available on a sliding fee for residents who qualify for rental housing assistance. Contact us for more information about availability and the application process or view our Tenant Selection Plan.

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    About the Building

    This controlled-access building has two elevators serving all resident floors. It features a beautiful dining room that doubles as a spacious community room for gatherings and special events. Lounge areas and laundry facilities are conveniently located on each floor. The lower level houses a library, television viewing area and several multi-purpose rooms. Corridors connect Northfield Manor to a number of buildings on the campus.

    Highlights

    • Unfurnished apartment with range and refrigerator
    • Emergency response system
    • On-site laundry operated by loadable card (value station available on campus to load card)
    • Meal program required for first year of lease. Optional meals are available for an additional fee.
    • Heat, water and sewer included in rent
    • Electricity, trash and recycling provided via monthly utility allowance (telephone, wi-fi and cable for an additional fee)

Icon Assisted OrangeAssisted Living

Assisted living at NRC combines the comforts of home with periodic personal care and home health services designed to enable individuals that are 55 years of age or older to live as independently as they wish. Staff are available 24/7 should any needs arise.

  • ParkView East

    One-bedroom apartments with services
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    One-bedroom Apartments With Services

    ParkView East features one-bedroom assisted living apartments. A progressive care system that is created uniquely for each individual’s needs allows residents to live as they choose. Contact us for more information about availability and the application process.

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    About the Building

    At ParkView East, residents enjoy the privacy of their own living space while receiving the assisted living services and the support that they need.  

    Highlights

    • Unfurnished apartment with kitchenette, refrigerator and, if desired, a stove
    • Three meals a day, plus scheduled snacks and beverage service
    • Scheduled weekly laundry and light housekeeping
    • Utilities included – heat, electricity, water, sewer, trash, recycling (telephone and wi-fi for an additional fee)
    • Free access to NRC TV (cable television)
  • Cannon Valley Suites

    Private rooms with around-the-clock care
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    Private Rooms With Around-the-Clock Care

    Cannon Valley Suites features private rooms for residents who require a customized set of a la carte services to meet their growing needs to maintain dignity and autonomy. This assisted living option is also available to those who prefer a congregate living situation or who wish to recuperate from surgery or hospitalization. Contact us for more information about availability and the application process.

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    About the Building

    Cannon Valley Suites offers a congregate living style with professionally trained staff available 24 hours a day to provide assisted living services when needed for added reassurance. Residents eat family style in their own central dining area. Family involvement is encouraged.

    Highlights

    • Private furnished suite (bed, dresser, bedside table) complete with bathroom and shower
    • Shared common space
    • Family-style meals
    • Scheduled weekly laundry and light housekeeping
    • Utilities included – heat, electricity, water, sewer, trash, recycling (telephone and wi-fi for an additional fee)
    • Free access to NRC TV (cable television)
  • SouthView Suites

    Private rooms within small living communities
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    Private Rooms Within Small Living Communities

    SouthView Suites offers an intimate, congregate living setting with individualized care for persons who desire a significant level of around-the-clock health service. This assisted living option is also available to those who want to be a part of a small living community or who wish to recuperate from surgery or hospitalization. Contact us for more information about availability and the application process.

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    About the Building

    Rooms are for individuals and are clustered around a communal living area and dining room, spa, kitchen and laundry facilities. Residents eat family style at their own shared dining table. Family involvement is encouraged.

    Highlights

    • Private furnished suite (bed, dresser, bedside table) complete with bathroom and shower
    • Family-style meals
    • Weekly laundry and light housekeeping
    • Utilities included – heat, electricity, water, sewer, trash, recycling (NRC TV, telephone and wi-fi for an additional fee)
  • Northwood Pines

    One-bedroom plus den apartments with family-style dining
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    One-bedroom Plus Den Apartments With Family-style Dining

    Northwood Pines is NRC’s newest and most spacious assisted living option. There are one-bedroom plus den apartments featuring various dimensions and configurations. This assisted living option is available for individuals and couples. Contact us for more information about availability and the application process.

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    About the Building

    These units are located next to community townhomes and are not connected to other buildings on the NRC campus. Northwood Pines also features congregate living spaces and provides around-the-clock continuous personal care when needed.

    Highlights

    • Unfurnished apartment plus den complete with kitchen, refrigerator, convection/microwaves and portable electric fireplaces
    • Family-style meals
    • Scheduled weekly laundry and light housekeeping
    • Utilities included – heat, electricity, water, sewer, trash, recycling (telephone and wi-fi for an additional fee)
    • Beauty salon services are available, featuring spas complete with color television for you to enjoy during a soothing bath 

Icon Memory Care OrangeMemory care

NRC is dedicated to providing the best in care and services for the well-being of our memory care residents. We offer three service level packages, and ongoing resident assessments allow for individually tailored care plans to fit each resident’s unique needs.

LeadingAge of Minnesota Certified

Northfield Retirement Community is proud to follow LeadingAge of Minnesota’s Guiding Principles for Dementia Care which were developed by experts in dementia care and identify the key components of high quality dementia care programs.

  • Evergreen Lodge

    Individual rooms with tailored services in a secure setting
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    Individual Rooms With Tailored Services in a Secure Setting

    Evergreen Lodge is NRC’s memory care living option for individuals with identified dementia. It features a living area, breakfast bar, beauty salon, activity area and access to a private courtyard. The staff provides assistance with daily living activities in an intimate setting. Caring staff have additional training in the appropriate care of people with dementia and provide 24-hour supervision. Contact us for more information about availability and the application process.

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    About the Building

    A peaceful, enclosed, landscaped courtyard offers a serene retreat, complete with a water feature, shade trees and walking path. Residents and their families have the opportunity to contribute to their home by assisting with meal planning and preparation and laundry as well as participation in events and spiritual activities.

    Highlights

    • 24-hour supervision provided by staff specially trained in caring for those with memory loss
    • Care plans are developed to the individual needs of each resident
    • Home-cooked meals plus anytime snacks
    • Resident-centered care in an intimate setting
    • Daily specialized events and activities

Icon Care Center OrangeCare Center (Nursing Home)

We offer skilled nursing to match the individual needs of residents. Residents have a full assessment as required under federal and state regulations. If or when a major change in condition occurs, an assessment will be conducted and care levels adjusted accordingly.

  • Northfield Care Center

    Award-winning nursing home with 24-hour services
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    Award-winning Nursing Home With 24-hour Services

    Northfield Care Center includes nursing services performed by registered nurses (RNs), licensed practical nurses (LPNs) and registered nursing assistants. Staff are also available to manage, observe and evaluate residents’ care. NRC recognizes the concerns involved with the transition to a care facility, and our staff strives to make each moving experience as pleasant as possible. Contact us for more information about availability and the application process.

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    About the Building

    Northfield Care Center’s individual, ground-level rooms feature private bathrooms complete with showers.  Spacious and well-lit common areas, lounges and a dining room foster a sense of community and provide areas for entertainment for residents and visitors. Conveniently, the care center also includes a beauty-barber salon and other accessible personal amenities. A bird aviary is also a draw for many residents and visitors. The Chapel and Friendship Hall, as well as rehab therapy and our own gift shop, provide plenty of opportunities for residents.

    Highlights

    • Staff available to manage, observe and evaluate residents’ care
    • 24-hour nursing services
    • Three meals daily with individual diets supervised by registered dietitian
    • Housekeeping, laundry and linen services
    • Specially designed activities and events that encourage interaction and the development of personal skills
    • Telephone, NRC TV cable and wi-fi are available for an additional fee


Icon Short Term OrangeShort-term care

The care center is available for individuals who are in need of transitional care and rehabilitation services but are not current NRC residents. These services are also available to anyone living on the NRC campus.


Neighboring & Managed Properties

Northfield Retirement Community provides management services to two neighboring properties – Kildahl Park Pointe and Evergreens of the Cannon Valley. These options are independent properties and are provided with priority access to campus housing, social activities and spiritual amenities.