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Building Expansion Complete! Open House Sunday June 4th 1pm to 4pm

Join us for an Open House as we celebrate the completion of our Skilled Nursing Addition!  The event will be held on Sunday, June 4th from 1pm to 4pm.

Tours, refreshments, entertainment will be offered.

The addition features:

  • Private Resident Rooms
  • Enhanced Rehabilitation Suite
  • Open Concept Living and Dining Rooms
  • Outdoor Courtyard, Activity & Meditation Room
  • New Beauty Salon
  • Two Office and Conference Suites

Parking Lot Entrance on West 22nd Street

Enter the building at the new entrance on Myrtle Street between West 22nd & 23rd Streets  

We Hope To See You There!

























  • Outdoor courtyard
  • Beauty shop
  • Recreation & Meditation Rooms

Connecting Hands Sale to Benefit Sarah Reed Senior Living

Connecting Hands is a group of volunteers who join together with local nonprofits to offer support through fundraising. Their primary effort is staging seasonal sales of household items with the profits being donated to a different local charity each time.  The proceeds from the next sale on March 3rd & 4th will benefit the residents of Sarah Reed Senior Living. Please consider attending this sale and shop for some great affordable finds! 


  • 3716 McClelland Avenue (Connecto Building)
  • Friday, March 3rd 3 PM to 7 PM
  • Saturday, March 4th 9AM to 2 PM

A huge selection of furniture, household items, linens, oriental merchandise, books, jewelry, purses, toys, office items, antiques, collectibles, crafts & more! Something for everyone.

The proceeds from this sale will support Sarah Reed Senior Living.

Connecting Hands continually accepts donations of items on Mondays from 9am to 2pm at the Connecto Building.

Expansion Nearing Completion

What a difference a year makes!  Pictured is the start of construction in January 2016 and the progress made to date.  It’s been a project long in the making, but the addition to Sarah Reed’s Skilled Nursing home is getting closer to completion!  We now officially take up the entire square block between Sassafras & Myrtle Streets, and West 22nd & 23rd Streets!  Here is the project history, description, and details of the remaining work to be done:

Project History

  • Master Planning began 2007-2009
  • Design Phase (Weber, Murphy, Fox) began June, 2014
  • General Contractor (E.E. Austin) Selected Summer, 2015
  • Dept of Human Services Approval, December, 2015
  • Construction Contract Signed December 2015
  • Construction Began, January, 2016

Project Description-New Addition

  • 2 Floors with 25 Private Resident Rooms on Each Floor
  • Living & Dining Rooms with Country Kitchens
  • Therapy Suite
  • Beauty Shop
  • Recreation Room
  • Offices
  • Outdoor Courtyard

Project Status-Interiors

  • Dry Wall – Final Phases
  • Painting of Resident Rooms in Progress
  • Bathrooms, Showers, Bathing Spa installations
  • Country Kitchens–Electrical, Plumbing Rough-Ins
  • Resident Room Furnishings Purchased
  • Furnishings, Draperies, Wall Hangings and Signage Ordered
  • Nursing & Housekeeping Equipment & Supplies being ordered

OPEN HOUSE Events are being planned for Spring.  Dates & Times will be announced soon!