Press release from Lamp Light Communities:
Toronto, OH-based Lamplight Communities, LLC to Acquire Fort Wayne Hotel and Convention Center scheduled to close April 30, 2010
Lamplight Communities begin operations of the Fort Wayne facility June 1, 2010
(April 10, 2010) Lamplight Inn of Fort Wayne, currently operating as the Fort Wayne Hotel and Convention Center, will be a 170+ unit senior housing community and result in the creation of additional jobs in the local area. Lamplight Inn of Fort Wayne will open as an Assisted and Independent senior living community and will accept Assisted Living residents by Summer 2010. Completion of the project will qualify the building with assisted living. Interested applicants should apply on-line.
Lamplight Inn intends to apply to become an Assisted Living Waiver provider under the Indiana Passport program. For more information about the waiver program, visit the Area Agency on Aging www.agingihs.org 2927 Lake Avenue Fort Wayne, IN. Lamplight Inn will also dedicate approximately 40 beds for independent seniors through the Residential Care Assistance Program (RCAP) program. The RCAP is a state funded program that pays for a portion of room and board and are not eligible for Medicaid. Click here for more information.
Located in the heart of Fort Wayne, Lamplight Inn of Fort Wayne is the perfect location for seniors. The community will offer personalized care and services for each of our residents. Based on their individual needs, residents of Lamplight Inn of Fort Wayne will have the freedom to live a life of quality with the convenience of social, dining, and a maintenance-free environment. Like all of our communities, we offer the lifestyle choices that encourage independence and individuality for our seniors.
Lamplight Communities is a family-owned business committed to providing residents with superior quality and compassionate care regardless of their economic resources. Lamplight Communities does this by partnering with family members, caregivers, health professionals and the surrounding local communities. Click here for more information about the Fort Wayne Inn or about Lamplight Communities or contact us at (800) 565-8363 or e-mail.