Named after Oscar G. Lee, an original owner of the town site & retired police chief, Leawood, Kansas is a beautiful city with many locations to boast about. From gardening to rotary club to playing golf, the city of Leawood has something to offer everyone.
The relocation of a loved one is a challenging transition for everyone involved, however keeping your loved one in a familiar area will help ease the uncertainty of the situation. Leawood has plenty of Assisted Living and Memory Care options for you to tour and ultimately decide which place your loved one will call home. Keep in mind, Cherished Transitions will be with you every step of the way in case you have questions or simply just need an experienced opinion.
Activities for your loved one in Leawood:
- Community Gardens; Even though you may live in a senior living facility, that doesn’t mean you have to give up gardening. The Leawood Community Garden offers 32 – 4′ x 14′ plots available for organic gardening each year. The fee for each plot is $25 a year, but the produce grown from the garden is priceless! Make sure to share each juicy ripe tomato with other residents and you’ll be the talk of the town.
- Leawood Historic Commission; Have you grown up in Johnson County? Then volunteering at the Leawood Historic Commission may be a fit for you. Created in 1993 to record and protect the history of Leawood, the Historic Commission’s mission is to identify and preserve all historical, architectural and cultural heritage of Leawood, Kansas. Make sure future generations have access to the heritage of the Leawood community.
- Leawood Rotary Club; If playing a big part in your own community is important to you, then joining the Leawood Rotary Club would be a great fit. This active club performs community service locally and internationally as well as serves numerous charities throughout Johnson County.
- Ironhorse Golf Club; Whether it’s hitting a bucket of golf balls, playing a quick nine holes, enjoying all 18 holes, Ironhorse Golf Club is one of the top public courses in the Kansas City Metro, and rated 4 stars by Golf Digest. Brush up on your golf skills or better yet, keep those skills as sharp as ever by playing on this serene course.