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Pine Valley Sr Community Wins Excellence In Service Award By Leading Age Indiana

Fort Wayne, IN – Lutheran Life Villages, a premiere provider of retirement living communities, was honored by LeadingAge Indiana with the Excellence in Service award. This recognizes Lutheran Life Villages’ Pine Valley campus for programs and services that are models of innovation and excellence and that contribute significantly to the quality of life of the residents and/or the quality of work life of their employees.

LeadingAge takes great pride in recognizing organizations that are expanding the world of possibilities for aging, and Lutheran Life Villages is no exception. Their Pine Valley campus combines leadership, creativity and commitment to work toward making great strides in the field of senior living.

“We are so thrilled to have been honored by LeadingAge Indiana with this award,” said Leslie Friedel, Administrator at Pine Valley. “Together, we are excited to help lead in innovative practices that evolve how we serve our aging population, progressive initiatives to develop services that meet older adults’ needs and advocacy to advance the interest of our local seniors.”

About Lutheran Life Villages
Lutheran Life Villages, a nonprofit organization, has been offering quality living options and care to residents of northeast Indiana for more than 80 years. With three locations, they provide various retirement living options and levels of care to nearly 650 residents, and currently employ more than 400 people. At Lutheran Life Villages, Christian beliefs are a vital part of the Lutheran Life Villages ministry. The community’s mission statement reads, “As an expression of Christ’s love, we serve individuals and their caregivers with compassion and respect for independence, wellness, and spiritual life.” For more information, please visit <; .

About LeadingAge Indiana
There are over 190 community members of LeadingAge Indiana that service over 25,000 Indiana senior citizens. More information about LeadingAge Indiana is available on our website, <; .