Independent Living Apartments at Otterbein Lebanon's Life Enrichment Center
The brand-new life enrichment center at Otterbein Lebanon embodies the most important qualities your future should have - comfort, convenience, security and a richness of spirit to brighten each day. If you're looking for a retirement living experience based on getting the most out of life, then the life enrichment center at Otterbein Lebanon is for you.
The life enrichment center includes 24 brand-new apartments, which occupy the top three floors of this beautiful building. Imagine leading a completely maintenance-free lifestyle, filled with opportunities for you to choose exactly how you'll spend your time. Enjoy living in a brand-new, spacious, comfortable apartment home with all the most up-to-date finishes and appliances. Having a tremendous collection of services and amenities, including a coffee shop, fitness center, indoor warm water pool, greenhouse, therapy spa, indoor walking track, and more right downstairs from where you live.
As we celebrate our 100th anniversary, our commitment to constantly offer an environment that changes, grows and thrives has led us to develop this wonderful new addition to our beautiful campus - an emblem of our dedication to embracing wellness of body, mind and spirit.
We invite you to come see for yourself how comfortable, convenient, secure and vibrant your future can truly be when you choose a new life enrichment center apartment home at Otterbein Lebanon.
Life Enrichment Center Galleries
There are three floors of identically configured apartments, all with excellent views, and vaulted ceilings. For more features please see our amenities page.
Life Enrichment Center Amenities
Living at the life enrichment center will start with choosing your own one- or two-bedroom maintenance-free apartment home. You'll be able to choose from a variety of unique floor plans that feature upper-end appliances and countertops, choices and options for floor coverings, washer and dryer, lots of natural sunlight, high ceilings and more.
Conveniently situated on campus, your apartment home will be the perfect headquarters for you to explore your world at your own pace. You'll have more time to do all the things you've maybe never had the time to do before, because you were tied to maintaining your own home. Now you'll have the chance to enjoy all our great services and amenities, while remaining close to everything you've always loved about living in the Lebanon area.
Apartment Home Features
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Countryside YMCA will offer a package of offerings to enhance spiritual, mind, body and connections. Each week day, at least two aquatics fitness classes and two land fitness classes will be scheduled. The aquatics classes will be in a warm water pool with optional gentle lap swimming. The warm water pool will offer a lifeguard during hours of operation. The land fitness classes will be in private aerobics studios. There will be a full-service cardio strength facility with cardio and strength equipment available. Personal training will be available for those interested. There also will be a dedicated indoor walking/running track.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What is the overall square footage of the LEC?
A: The lower level and first floor comprise 22,432 sq. ft. and the apartments on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th floors comprise another 27,543 sq. ft., for a total of 49,975 sq. ft.
Q: What programming/activities/classes will be offered?
A: In conjunction with the Countryside YMCA and the Otterbein Programming Department, the LEC will be open over 70 hours per week and offer a wide variety of programs/classes focused on Wellness of Body, Mind and Spirit. The Y will provide activities related to the pool and fitness center.
Q: How are the apartments furnished?
A: The open floor plan in the kitchens will feature solid surface countertops, energy-efficient appliances (refrigerator, range, dishwasher and microwave) and spacious cabinetry. New residents will have their choice of flooring, cabinets, paint and appliance finishes. Washers and dryers are included in each apartment.
Q: How tall are the ceilings?
A: The ceilings are 9’ on the second and third floors and 11’-12’ on the top (fourth) floor.
Q: What sound control precautions are being taken in construction?
A: State-of-the-art sound batting and sound channels are being used to ensure the LEC apartment homes are as quiet as possible.
Q: Does each apartment have its own balcony?
A: Yes, each residence is equipped with a balcony, with many overlooking a beautiful garden feature.
Q: Are additional services located nearby?
A: An adjacent building which connect to the LEC will feature a woodshop, beauty salon and barber shop, arts center and café. All meals will be served in the restaurant which is also adjacent to the building. This building also provides additional storage closets for LEC apartments.