Spokane Independent and Assisted Living
Senior living in a landmark building
Experience unique retirement living in an historic building next to the Spokane River. This friendly community is adjacent to the Centennial Trail and a large park with an aquatic center. It’s also near a university, downtown Spokane, high-quality medical practices and award-winning wineries in the vicinity.
Right next to Mission Park, this community stands out for its large 1890 brick building listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Big windows throughout the building provide lots of natural light. Enjoy the main building's grand fireplace and gathering area with ample seating.
The Academy senior housing offers:
- 95 senior living apartments
Choose from studios, one and two bedroom apartments
- Independent living, assisted living, and respite care services
Take advantage of personal care services if needed
- Anytime DiningSM
Enjoy fresh, restaurant-style meals served on your schedule – 7 am to 7 pm – 7 days a week
- Active LivingSM
Pursue physical, social, intellectual, emotional and spiritual interests
In addition, The Academy offers concierge services, scheduled transportation, weekly housekeeping and much more!
This charming community has a warm and welcoming feel, enhanced by the character of the building. Its active resident council features hospitality ambassadors who show new residents around and invite them to activities and meals. The residents enjoy strong church affiliations and associated volunteer activities. They partake in sophisticated entertainment in Spokane, including Broadway plays, a Smithsonian Institution-affiliated museum, events at Gonzaga University and the Spokane Symphony Orchestra.
Merrill Gardens team members receive additional training through our MG CARES quality service program. The MG CARES program strives to provide a customer service focus to everything that goes on at Merrill Gardens. This program focuses on communication, attitude, relationships, enthusiasm and sincerity.