Stay connected with Santa Marta including stories about our events, our Residents, and the latest developments in senior living. Do check back once in a while to see what’s new.




A Smile with Every Mile

One of the most popular features of Santa Marta living is our transportation service. Our team of drivers Kevin Swartz, Jeff Hohman, Rich Milford and Bob Fowler provide exceptional service and care to all of our residents. They make trips to area shopping centers, grocery stores, social and cultural events and local restaurants, which are …

Read More


Father Pflumm Finds Comfort, Security At Santa Marta

Upon finding the maintenance of owning his own home burdensome, Father Pflumm moved to Santa Marta, on the street named for him. He found the idea of Life Care and the fact that Santa Marta is sponsored by the Archdiocese of Kansas City appealing, as well. He now lives at Santa Marta with his two twin sisters and has …

Read More

When additional health care may be needed.

Are you noticing changes in your loved ones’ behavior that seems to indicate a decline in their health? Are you helping your loved ones more often, taking on more responsibility, and worrying more? When someone’s health declines, often the family member who lives closest takes on caregiving or care-coordinating responsibility. If that’s your situation, it’s …

Read More

The allure of maintenance-free living.

For many people, the time comes when the burdens of maintaining a private home become overwhelming and the idea of maintenance-free living is increasingly attractive. If your loved ones are feeling that way, your role may be to help them find the right option, or simply support and encourage their decision. If they need convincing, …

Read More