LeadingAge Silver Partner



LCS® is a leading provider of high-quality senior lifestyle products and services. Customers and partners look to LCS to provide solutions that help them navigate and thrive in a complex, ever-changing environment. The LCS Family of Companies serve more than 35,000 seniors in 31 states. We provide third-party senior living management, development and repositioning for Life Plan Communities (formerly known as continuing care retirement communities or CCRC) and rental communities, and offer home health care, insurance, and national volume purchasing services.

LCS is an equal opportunity employer hiring skilled and professional employees to help serve our customers. Visit our careers page for more information.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Management Services (Earl Wade 515-875-4755)
  • Development Services including Master Planning and Strategic Planning (Earl Wade 515-875-4755)
  • Procurement Services (800-543-3491)
  • In Home Health Care (855-458-5500)


News Release: Joel Nelson promoted to CEO and President, Ed Kenny continues as Chairman of the Board

DES MOINES, Iowa. November 2, 2017— LCS announced today that Joel Nelson has been promoted to CEO and president of LCS effective January 1, 2018. Ed Kenny will continue as chairman of the board of Life Care Companies LLC and LCS Holdings, Inc. Click Here To Read More. 


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