Voted #1 In Senior Living By Those Who Matter Most.  Learn More >

Independence Village of Ankeny, IA

By StoryPoint Group

Senior Living Services As Unique As Our Residents

Independence Village has been creating meaningful connections and providing residents with personalized care experiences for 40 years. From various apartment types to handcrafted meals each day, our mission here at Independence Village of Ankeny is simple: create the absolute best experience for our residents and their families.


Personalized For You Or Your Loved One

Assisted Living

Assisted Living

From help with medication to support with daily activities, coordinating appointments and more, assisted living offers 24-hour care.

Learn More

Memory Care

Memory Care

Designed for those experiencing dementia or other memory impairments, our licensed memory care neighborhood offers specially trained employees, intentional programming, unique community features, and more.

Learn More


Amenities & Activities

Abundant amenities, new friendships and exciting experiences await at our communities. We get to know our residents so we can plan programs and outings that are stimulating, fulfilling and delightful.

Explore More

StoryPoint Group Director Wins Memory Care Innovation Award!


Personalized Dining Experience

Delicious Meals Served With A Smile

At our communities, we're known for our restaurant-style dining experience, delicious dining options and cuisine. Our culinary team creates unique, locally-sourced meal options based on our residents' preferences and feedback.

View Dining

  • Chef-prepared meals
  • Made from scratch daily
  • Creative dishes with fresh ingredients
  • And more

A Place Where Everything Is Designed To Brighten Your Life


Why Residents And Their Families Love Independence Village of Ankeny

My dad moved into Independence Villages of Ankeny after living independently for 10 years. This move was a big adjustment for him; however, the staff has really welcomed my dad. He always comments to me that the nursing staff takes great care of him. He loves that the staff takes care of ordering and dispensing his medication. He enjoys the morning exercise classes and field trips. He eats in the dining room at a table of men and refers to them as “my guys.” His one bedroom apartment is the perfect size for him. The maintenance and cleaning staff are wonderful. My dad is so appreciative that he doesn’t have to clean, vacuum or do his laundry anymore. The staff takes care of that for him. I am there frequently visiting my dad. The other residents always go out of the way to stop and talk to us when we’re in the hallways. I will stop in at the nurses station and get a quick update on my dad. I am so appreciative to know that he is in a safe place and that he is well cared for.

- Jennifer Z
Resident's Family Member

They're wonderful with their clients. If you request something, they're on it, like right now. They keep up on the bloodwork and make sure the residents are seen by the doctor when they need to be. They try to assist the family any way that they can, especially through the challenges of the pandemic. They offer Individualized activities, and would sit one-on-one with the residents to do things like arts and crafts with them. There was always something for the residents to do. They've come up with some pretty unique things too, like going fishing in a pool, artwork and papier mache. Even the staff will make stuff for the residents and make it special for them. Independence Village was a godsend, and they were so good to my loved one.

- Resident's Family Member

We moved Mother to Independence Village -Ankeny three years ago. At that time she fit perfectly in assisted care. Recently as her memory has gotten progressively worse, a room opened up in the Memory Care Unit. The staff at Independence Village is amazing. They know our family by name and are always ready to help with everything. It gives our family great comfort knowing that Mom is treated with love and dignity in her later years of life. From the maintenance man, to the chef, to the front office workers, to the caregivers, they all work as a team and are ready to help no matter what we ask. We highly recommend Independence Village Ankeny!

- Steve N
Resident's Family Member

Life At Our Communities

Floor Plans

Inspiring Stories, Latest Updates And Expert Tips — All In One Place

StoryPoint Group Gazette

News & Articles

StoryPoint Group Named Top Memory Care Services Provider

Read More

It’s All About Community: Senior Living In Ankeny, Iowa

Read More

When To Transition From Assisted Living To Memory Care

Read More

Questions To Ask In Assisted Living Interviews

Read More

StoryPoint Group Director Wins Memory Care Innovation Award

Read More

Navigating The Cost Of Memory Care: Understand The Expenses

Read More

10 Tips On Transitioning To Assisted Living

Read More

What Is Memory Care? A Comprehensive Guide

Read More

We'd Love To Hear From You

Connect with us by phone at 515-303-4455 or schedule a tour today to get answers to your questions, or just to say hello.