New Senior Housing Community in Duluth Developed by Ecumen

Duluth, Minn., (May 11, 2007) €“ With the opening of 100 apartments that overlook Lake Superior in Duluth, Minn., Ecumen has completed Lakeshore, a new senior housing community. A total repositioning from its former status as an outdated nursing home, Ecumen completely updated this brand new senior housing development with a variety of housing options and services.

The new Lakeshore community, which is located just a few blocks from the historic Glensheen Mansion, includes:

  • 100 senior independent living apartments at The Crest. Floor plans range in size from approximately 800 square feet to nearly 1,900 square feet, with some of the best views of Lake Superior.

  • 60 assisted living apartments at The Shores, with 20 apartments specializing in memory care.

  • A rehabilitation center located at The Fountains, complete with 60 private rooms.

Lakeshore also features QuietCare sensor technology, which helps to early identify small health problems.