This beautiful and historic home is located in Southeast Missouri, just 90 minutes south of Saint Louis, in a region known for its state parks, quaint shops, eateries and inns. TBH-Arcadia Valley offers Independent (Active) Living & Assisted Living and Nursing Care options. Frequent visits from church groups, family-style dining and a variety of available activities make this a busy place for all who join in. Licensed by the State of Missouri for resident and nursing care, both levels of care provide residents a comfortable and safe environment that supports their emotional, spiritual, physical and social needs.
The Baptist Home-Arcadia Valley provides a variety of meals and snacks each day for residents. Dietary staff work with the resident’s dietary needs and tastes to ensure that nourishing and enjoying meals are provided. Click to view a sample menu.
View The Baptist Home-Arcadia Valley’s Photo Gallery to see pictures of the campus, rooms and residents enjoying life. To view updated photos please visit The Baptist Home Facebook page.
Immediate Needs: Kleenex; Listerene; Cologne; Aftershave; Body Lotions; Polygrip; Deodorant (men & women); Toothpaste; Denture Cleaning supplies; Diabetic Socks; Men’s and Women’s Body Wash; Craft Scissors; Felt (half yard or more); Watercolors; Safety Pins; Fabric Scissors; Construction Paper (All Colors); Adult Coloring Books (Christian or Nature Scenes); Scrapbook Items; Acrylic Paints; Canvases to paint on; Paint Brushes; DVD’s and CD’s (family friendly or Christian especially Gaither Videos); Bingo Prizes (Knick Knacks, Candy Bars, Sugar Free Candy, hand towels, small plaques or pictures, small items).
Large Items: Furniture for IL and AL: Full Size and Queen Size beds; end tables; bedside tables; loveseats (no cloth); Nature and Christian Pictures for walls.
Big Items: 50 Horse tractor with bucket; Donations for new curtains and curtain rods; Concrete work on the front ponds to stabilize the bank and stop the leaks; New 72” Finishing Mower; New 58” Tiller Attachment for Tractor; Benches for walking track and Cemetery; Volunteer groups to clear brush and clean out old fences and fencerows.
Frequently Asked Questions
This will largely depend upon the campus you choose and the housing arrangement you require. For facility admission, most applicants can be accommodated immediately or within a few days or weeks; however, at the Ozark campus, the wait could be longer. Independent living housing may have a waiting list depending on the location. We encourage you to contact the campus of your choice for up-to-date availability information.
There is no longer a minimum age requirement to be a resident of the Baptist Homes.
No, in 2006 the Board of Trustees of The Baptist Home voted to have an open admissions policy. One scriptural
basis for this is Galatians 6:10 which states we are to “do good to all people, especially the household of faith.”
No, this policy was changed in 1981. Turning over all of your assets is no longer a requirement for admission.
Residents or their responsible parties can manage their own funds and receive a bill for services.