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The Waterford at Ames

1325 Coconino Road
Suite 300
Ames, IA 50014
(319) 595-4697

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Community Life

The Waterford at Ames celebrates its residents with special activities, seminars and more throughout the year that bring our community together. Residents, family members and friends can keep track of all of our daily, weekly and monthly happenings, find out how to get involved in our activities, see photos from past events and get the latest news from our community by checking here.

Date: 12/17/2019
4:30pm - 6:30pm

Location: The Waterford at Ames

Cookies with Santa

Join The Waterford at Ames & St Croix Hospice for a fun night of cookies with Santa! We will have a professional photographer to take your picture with Santa, as well as cookies and hot cocoa for everyone to enjoy. This is also a great opportunity to tour our beautiful community and discover the difference we are making in senior living.

Date: 05/31/2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Friendly Feud

Join us as we play a fun game of friendly feud, based off of family feud!

Date: 05/30/2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Gratitude Journaling

Join us as we do gratitude journaling and discuss what we are grateful for!

Date: 05/29/2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm


Join us as we do manicures.

Date: 05/28/2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm

Card Bingo

Join us as we play card bingo, and winners will enjoy a sweet treat!


Posted On: 01/12/2020 - 11:45am

The Waterford at Ames is PROUD to announce...

The Waterford at Ames is proud to announce that we have been selected as one of 2020's Best of Assisted Living Award Winner on, the largest rating and reviews for senior care and services in North America and Canada. Come discover the difference we're making in senior living!

Posted On: 01/08/2020 - 12:30pm

Attention: Veterans & Active Duty Service Members

The Waterford at Ames is proud to announce that we now offer a monthly 5% discount to veterans and active duty service members who are new to our community! Call 515-292-2858 for more information!

Posted On: 09/16/2019 - 2:15pm

Congratulations, Logan

On September 16th, Logan Harrington was promoted to our Assistant Executive Director. Logan has a vast variety of healthcare knowledge and leadership. Logan will assist Amber with day to day operations while still continuing to overseeing Marketing.

Posted On: 09/16/2019 - 1:15pm

Welcome Megan

On September 16th, Megan Kurtenbach started as our new Housekeeping Director.