August SPLHC Birthdays

We wish everyone in the Strawberry Point Lutheran Home Community celebrating a birthday in August a happy day and year! … Continue reading

Strawberry Point Lutheran Home Community receives national award for quality care

Prestigious award represents commitment to health and well-being of Iowa’s aging population, according to the Iowa Health Care Association. Des Moines, IA – The Iowa … Continue reading

Local man honored with Quilt of Valor and Veterans Pin

On February 10, 2018, the Strawberry Point Lutheran Home and RMC Hospice honored Darrell Smith with a pinning ceremony for his years of service in … Continue reading

1st Quarter thoughts from SPLHC Executive Director, Cheri Leachman

As predicted, 2017 did turn out to be one of the most challenging years for anyone involved in the Long Term Care Industry. We, along … Continue reading

Thoughts from Director of Operations, Cathy Mills

“The best way to predict the future is to create it” Abraham Lincoln As we continue forward into 2018 with our promise of PREMIUM care, … Continue reading

Live in the Gernand Village! It’s FUN

Gernand Retirement Village offers an independent lifestyle with support services available in the Strawberry Point Lutheran Home Community.  Residents can be active members of the  … Continue reading

Consider Life at Swales Assisted Living

Come explore freedom and independence while providing just enough assistance, care and security. Temporary stays are available! Contact us & ask for a tour and … Continue reading

SPLHC Residents’ Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookies Original NESTLÉ® TOLL HOUSE® Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup unsalted butter, melted 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 cup packed brown … Continue reading

Volunteers Welcome!

If you or anyone you know has a talent, skill or hobby, we would love to have you share it with The Strawberry Point Lutheran … Continue reading


We are so pleased to welcome the following new members to the Community. Albert Hock Geraldine White Darryl Smith,Ted Niedert Eugene Rima Phyllis Olson Nyal … Continue reading


The Strawberry Point Lutheran Home Community is a multi-faceted campus providing a broad spectrum of living arrangements for retired individuals and those in need of assistance or nursing care.
OUR MISSION The Strawberry Point Lutheran Home Community is a Christian home that promotes a quality of life which encompasses dignity,respect and compassion for those who live and serve here.



pebler-webPebler Point Care Center, formerly known as The Strawberry Point Nursing Home, is a long term and skilled nursing facility. Nurse and Certified Nurse’s Aides are on 24 hour duty.  Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech and Massage Therapy are located on the site to aid in restorative services. To complete the team of professionals, a medical director, chaplain, social worker and activity coordinator are on staff to serve the physical, spiritual, emotional and social needs of each resident.

gernand-logo2The Gernand  Village offers a lifestyle for tenants to maintain their independence while enjoying support services available within the Strawberry Point Lutheran Home Community.  Tenants are active members of the community, who have chosen the Gernand Retirement Village as their home for comfort, convenience and service.


The Swales Assisted Living Facility offers private apartments with personal assistance to help maintain the health and independence of the residents.  Services include 24-hour staffing, three daily meals, medication assistance, housekeeping, social activities and much more.


Memory Care Manor – is a comprehensive care facility including nursing, recreational and support services.  Our program aims to meet the healthcare and daily living needs of people with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia.  Memory Care Manor provides a calming environment in which freedom is provided in a secure setting.


S.T.A.R. Out Patient Therapy Clinic is located on the Strawberry Lutheran Home campus.Area residents are welcome to use the therapy service provided by Northern Iowa Therapy at the muliti faceted, Strawberry Point Lutheran Home.