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  • “You brighten my day!” shouts high-energy fitness guru Chris Freytag as she warms up the crowd at Ecumen Parmly LifePointes.  “Let’s put a smile on and warm up our bodies. Only in Minnesota can you get this many people out in 40-degree weather.”

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The most innovative leader of senior housing and services, empowering individuals to live richer and fuller lives.

Our Mission

We create home for older adults, wherever they choose to live.

Our Vision for “Changing Aging”

We envision a world in which aging is viewed and understood in radically different ways.

Our Promise

Innovate. Empower. Honor.

Our Values

Service: We intensely focus on serving our customers and delivering what they want with excellence.

People: We believe in hiring and investing in dedicated, passionate people who make Ecumen communities great places to live and work.

Innovation: We celebrate creativity and ingenuity, anticipate change, and understand that responsible risk is essential to delivering cutting-edge products and services.

Spirituality: We honor our faith-based heritage by creating welcoming, inclusive communities that nurture and support the spiritual needs of the people we serve.

Wellness: We believe that physical, intellectual, spiritual, social, emotional, and vocational growth is essential to wellness.

Collaboration: We partner with other progressive organizations to maximize solutions for the people and communities we serve.

Stewardship: We are committed to being financially successful and good stewards of our resources.