Rose Senior Living Carmel, a new state-of-the-art senior living community in the heart of Carmel, IN, managed by Ecumen, held its official dedication October 25, 2018, followed by an open house on October 27. 

The dedication festivities included a ribbon-cutting and program featuring Councilor Laura Campbell, of the Carmel City Council; Warren Rose, CEO of Edward Rose & Sons, the owner and developer of Rose Senior Living Carmel; Julie Murray, Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing and Chief Business Development Officer at Ecumen,; and George Ferriell Jr., the Executive Director.

Located at 1285 Fairfax Manor Drive (located just off Old Meridian and Main Street) Rose Senior Living Carmel has 159 rental apartments for people 55 and older – 69 independent living, 60 assisted living apartments and 30 secure memory care apartments.

The 175,000 square-foot community has multiple common areas including a variety of dining  venues that include signature farm-to-table menus, a theater, pub, a fitness center, salon/spa, grandchildren nook, outdoor roof top area equipped with gas grills and a party room, general store, outdoor gardens, a putting green, a shuffle board court, a dog park and walking paths.

Rose Senior Living Carmel is designed to create an environment that engages and encourages active living for adults 55+. The community is strategically located in a new intergenerational neighborhood and conveniently located near Carmel’s downtown Arts and Design district and within walking distance to intergenerational apartments and condos, new hotels and restaurants, and a lake and park setting.

A robust schedule of activities keep residents engaged, interacting and social. Dana Shore, sales and marketing director, says, “Rose Senior Living is a community within the Carmel community that offers a full array of services, entertainment, and educational offerings within one neighborhood.”

Apartments feature designer finishes and contemporary touches. Both the independent and assisted living units have full kitchens equipped with appliances, quartz and cultured marble countertops, ample storage and closet space and 9-12 foot ceilings. Independent living apartments range from 650 to 1,203 square feet and all have a patio or balcony with select homes featuring a fireplace.

Rose Senior Living Carmel is committed to its residents by providing an exceptional living experience at the best value. Unlike other high-end senior living communities, Rose requires no entrance fee. Leases are month- to-month, allowing residents flexibility in their lifestyle choices.

In addition to a variety of independent floor plans, Rose Senior Living Carmel offers an impressive menu of health and supportive services in the assisted living and memory care apartments. With licensed staff on-site 24/7, all residents can receive help when it is desired or required. An inclusive package for memory care residents also is available. For more information call 317-249-8830, email or visit