Senior Living, Aledo

Genesis Senior Living, Aledo is a 92-bed, skilled nursing facility attached to Genesis Medical Center, Aledo providing convenient access to all hospital services. 

Quality of care and resident satisfaction are our top priorities. Our 5-Star overall rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the highest rating a nursing home can achieve, is also the highest in Mercer County and one of the highest in the region.


Genesis Senior Living, Aledo offers a wide range of health care services including:

Long-term Skilled Nursing Care

Our professional nursing staff consists of registered nurses, licensed practical nurses and certified nursing assistants. We provide personal care and attention to our residents 24 hours a day. Nursing staff educate residents about choices in their health plan and daily living preferences.

Certified nursing assistants provide compassionate care with the resident’s comfort as a top priority. They take pride in making sure the resident's health and appearance meets the family's expectations.

Licensed staff accommodate the medical needs of our residents through nursing assessment, physician referral, medication administration, inter-departmental evaluation, and family input. Our interdisciplinary care team develops a personalized care plan for all staff to follow to meet the individual needs of each resident.

Transition Care

Genesis Senior Living, Aledo prides itself in being about the resident and their needs. The Transition Care Department’s main responsibility is to ensure residents transition well to life within the facility. The department seeks to maintain that each resident exercises their rights to preserve dignity, independence, and control over their own lives.

Some of the services provided by our department include counseling services for residents and families, assistance with advanced directives, assistance with securing needed items for residents, transportation coordination, specialized group therapies, and discharge planning.

Additionally, Transition Care conduct monthly Resident Council meetings to encourage residents to voice their opinions about life within the facility.
Our staff provide support for the resident and their families. We realize it is a hard decision to make when placing your loved one into a nursing home, so our social service staff is here to answer any questions you may have.

Short-Term Rehabilitation

Many residents find rehabilitation to be a difficult task. Our rehabilitation staff design individualized care plans that motivates residents to improve their strength and abilities in a fun and cheerful atmosphere.

We offer rehabilitation and restorative care seven days a week. Our staff evaluates each resident and develops a therapy program designed to fit their specific needs.

Different types of our rehabilitation programs include; strengthening exercises, ambulation, hydrocollator packs, paraffin baths, transfer training, assisted dining programs, communication programs, and more.

Live in a caring environment.

What makes Genesis Senior Living so unique is the atmosphere of warmth and friendliness you can experience by walking into our front lobby. Each resident is treated as a family member who comes with a rich past and the potential for a great future. Be part of a community with opportunities for learning, exploring, giving and living.

Staff and Features

The nursing staff is available 24 hours a day to provide care for the residents. A registered dietitian or food service manager is available to assist with each resident’s dietary questions and/or concerns.


We believe that the best way to choose a nursing home for yourself or your loved one is to personally take a tour of the facility. While visiting, you are encouraged to view our activity program, enjoy a complimentary meal, chat with our staff members, or to ask questions of a resident and their loved one about the care received at Genesis Senior Living, Aledo.

Prior to your tour, we encourage you to make a list of what is important to you and bring the list when you are touring our facility. This will help you prioritize what is essential to you and ensure that our facility matches those needs and expectations for you and your loved one. This will also assist our staff in sharing those personalized touches for which Genesis Senior Living, Aledo is known.


Lindsay Schweninger, Care Transition, to arrange a personal tour at 309-582-9405.

Our Process

We assist you and your loved one with the process to transition into our facility. The social services department will meet with you to explain the admission process and answer any questions you may have. We assess current care needs, medication, dietary concerns, and social needs. Upon approval for admission, we develop an individualized check list to help the resident and family prepare for the transition. As always, we work with you from the beginning to answer any questions or concerns that may arise.

Our List

Genesis Senior Living does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission, treatment or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment. For further information about this policy contact Genesis Senior Living, Aledo at 309-582-9401.


Our goal is for our residents to never stop learning, exploring, giving, and living. Activity staff focus on resident’s strengths, skills, and encourage them to succeed through fun activities and programs. We offer a wide range of resident centered activities. Our staff encourages each person to be an active part of the community.

Activities include:

  • Music and dance programs
  • Craft and baking classes
  • Activities with community groups
  • Educational programs
  • Religious programs
  • Seasonal parties
  • Family events
  • Bus trips
  • Exercise programs

Dining Options

Genesis Senior Living offers dining innovations catered to meet the needs of each resident. Our open dining service allows residents to choose from a wide variety assortment of dining options and times.

Dining Options

Our dining room is open from 6:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. to allow our residents the freedom to dine at their leisure.  Our dietary department prepares a buffet style menu at specified times for all three meals, with a choice of a hot meal or a cold meal. No dining experience is complete without a tempting dessert to sample, and our staff brings out their best to fit each resident’s likes and needs.  In addition, snacks are offered each afternoon and evening.

Specialized diets are available, Genesis Senior Living believes in choice, therefore our diets are liberalized. A registered dietitian reviews each resident’s needs and recommendations are made to meet those requirements. Our Certified Dietary Manager provides nutritional education to residents on food choices that would best keep them healthy and feeling great.

Guests are welcome

Genesis Senior Living is our residents’ home and we welcome guests to join them for a meal. All visitors may purchase a meal ticket from the Business Office.

Financial Services

Genesis Senior Living, Aledo accepts private pay and Medicaid payment for services rendered. Our office staff is happy to answer any questions you may have about payment or how to apply for medical assistance (Medicaid) to pay for your loved one’s care. We offer Resident Trust Accounts for those residents who are unable to manage their own funds and desire for the facility to do so on their behalf.

Other Amenities

  • Convenient Access to Genesis Medical Center, Aledo and Genesis Health Group, Aledo for inpatient and outpatient services and physician visits. Aledo Kidney Center, located within the hospital, offers dialysis services.
  • Beauty and barber shop
  • Accommodations for family gatherings
  • Basic cable in common areas
  • Church services
  • Transportation for local appointments in our fully equipped handicapped accessible van. Additionally, we are connected via walkway to Genesis Medical Center, Aledo and Genesis Health Group, Aledo, eliminating the need for ambulance transportation for routine and emergency visits.
  • Maintenance Services It’s the “little touches” that set Genesis Senior Living, Aledo apart and our maintenance department is no exception. While preserving the safety and comfort of our residents is priority, you will often see our maintenance staff hanging personal belongings for residents, repairing personal items, and offering a ride along the way!
  • Housekeeping Services Our superb housekeeping staff is here seven days a week to care for any housekeeping need. Every area of the home is given the white glove treatment! You will notice the housekeeping department’s hard work the moment you walk through our doors.