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Concordia Life Care Community

Concordia is a full-service continuing care retirement community offering senior living in Oklahoma City. From independent living in our senior apartments and patio homes, to skilled nursing care in our on-site health center, we meet the current and future needs of our residents in a safe, secure and comfortable environment.

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How 3 Oklahomans pursue their passions during pandemic

Senior living communities have had to find new ways to encourage residents to connect with others and express their creativity.
Health Eddie Roach Nov 25, 2020

Love of history gives OKC woman tools to help older adults

As Concordia Life Plan Community's memory care lifestyle coordinator, Maddie Seward works closely with each resident and their family to learn more about their history and passions.
Life Eddie Roach Feb 5, 2020

Not your Grandma's retirement home

Baby Boomers are bucking the traditional way of aging, choosing optionality over uniformity.
Life Eddie Roach Oct 19, 2019

Seminars prove need for education about senior living

With nearly 200 in attendance each month, a new venue has been added serving homeowners living in the south metro area.
Life Eddie Roach Jan 6, 2019

Tasty new trend in senior living

Though some people may have a preconceived notion that senior living communities dish out cafeteria-style meals from drab buffets, communities on the cutting edge like Concordia Life Care Community offer much more.
Life Eddie Roach Nov 18, 2018

Facing dementia together: Caring for a lifetime of memories

When John and Barbara Erickson got married 70 years ago, they knew it was forever. Together ever since their wedding day, a dementia diagnosis was not going to change it. “I realized I could no longer take care of my husband,” Barbara recalled. “I am quite healthy, but he needed more care than I...
Health Michaela Marx Wheatley Jan 22, 2018

How family dynamics play a role into making senior living decisions

When Virginia Olds decided to move into a continuing care senior community she approached it with the same scientific approach she had deployed in her career as a social worker in the healthcare system. Research, research, lots of questions and more research. Once she decided to make the move to...
Health Michaela Marx Wheatley Dec 13, 2017

Concordia Life Care Community celebrates 10 years of helping others

Connecting with the broader community is something Concordia Life Care resident Ramona Duff enjoys. She even found a unique way to support her community, country and family. Ten years ago, after her granddaughter began serving in the U.S. Air Force, Duff decided she, too, should serve her...
Aging in oklahoma Michaela Marx Wheatley Sep 17, 2017

Honoring heroes beyond Memorial Day: Concordia residents celebrate those who served

Traditionally, Memorial Day honors the men and women who died while serving in the military. At Concordia Senior Living in Oklahoma City, it’s a time where conversations often turn to the community’s residents – past and present – who served their country. In the community’s Hall of Honor, 65...
Military Michaela Marx Wheatley May 28, 2017

Oklahoma City senior living residents take on heart disease

Each year, more than half a million Americans die from heart disease, making it the leading cause of death in the country, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. With age comes an increased risk for heart and other cardiovascular diseases, and it is important to make smart...
Health Michaela Marx Wheatley Feb 16, 2017

New year, new options: 6 things you need to know about senior living

Ed Herider’s schedule is so busy that his own sister has a hard time getting a lunch date.  Herider is 78, and lives in a retirement community. Since moving, he has logged more volunteer hours in his community than he can count. “I have been single my entire adult life and I was quite...
Aging in oklahoma Michaela Marx Wheatley Dec 29, 2016

Freedom, Friends, Faith: What today’s seniors are looking for in a retirement community

On a fall day in 1951, when Charles and Katherine Kietzmann were married, they made great plans for their future and growing old together. More than forty years later, they were ready to realize their retirement plans. “We were in Claremore, Oklahoma, and that’s where we were going to be,”...
Health Michaela Marx Wheatley Nov 27, 2016