Cambridge House

Our community provides the assistance you need to maintain the independence you desire. Call us to learn about Swansea’s affordable assisted lifestyle community and reserve your apartment today.

Nationally Recognized

Cambridge House of Swansea was awarded with the American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living 2020 Bronze Quality Awards. Bronze award status recognizers providers that have developed a foundation and begun a continuous journey of quality improvement.





Welcome to a gracious, affordable assisted lifestyle in your community. At Cambridge House of Swansea, you’ll enjoy friendly neighbors to share common life experiences and an active community full of choices.

The emphasis is on lifestyle and fun while maintaining your health, wellness, dignity and independence at Cambridge House. When you need a helping hand or personal attention to do the activities you may no longer be able to do safely on your own, our courteous and caring staff is always ready to assist you. Contact us to learn about current move-in specials!

Designed Especially For You

Designed to serve adults 65 and older of all incomes who may need some help to maintain their independence, Cambridge House of Swansea provides a wonderful alternative to a nursing home or to struggling alone at home, especially for those who cannot afford private pay assisted living.

At Cambridge House of Swansea, the emphasis is on maintaining health, wellness, dignity and independence. When residents need a helping hand or personal attention to assist them with an activity that they may no longer be able to handle easily or safely on their own, our caring and courteous staff is always ready to help.

In addition, residents benefit from opportunities to share common life experiences with friendly neighbors and participate in a wide variety of social, recreational and educational activities.

Our three-story building houses 103 one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments, each with its own kitchenette, private bathroom with shower and emergency response system. Community areas include an activity room, beauty/barber shop, convenience store, dining room, exercise room, library, patio and television lounge.

Focus on Love, Compassion and Dignity

With a focus on love, compassion and dignity, Cambridge House of Swansea serves adults 65 and older who need some help to maintain their independence.

Among the services included in the surprisingly affordable monthly fee are three restaurant-style meals each day, plus snacks; housekeeping and laundry services; health monitoring; nursing assessments; help with medications, and assistance with activities of daily living.

A financial assistance program is available to those who qualify, making the Cambridge House lifestyle affordable to all. If you or a loved one would benefit from our assisted lifestyle community, but are concerned about financial arrangements, please do not hesitate to ask our staff about this financial assistance program.

The Supportive Living Program is available in Illinois for seniors 65 or older who need help maintaining their independence regardless of their financial resources. Seniors on Medicaid who only receive minimum Social Security income can qualify.

About Us

The community is one of three Cambridge House properties located in the St. Louis Metro East area. Swansea is located in St. Clair County, Illinois, near the communities of Belleville and Fairview Heights. Our community is located on Sullivan Drive between Frank Scott Parkway and Rte. 161 in Swansea. The other affordable assisted lifestyle communities are located in Maryville and O’Fallon.

All three Cambridge House communities are fully certified to operate through the Illinois Supportive Living Program and are managed by Gardant Management Solutions, the largest assisted living provider in Illinois.

The company has made a commitment to Touching Lives by providing Dignified Lifestyles that are enhanced by the values of Love, Compassion and Dignity with a diversity statement of intentionally co-creating a culture of belonging and equity. The emphasis is on placing residents and their families first and helping each resident achieve and maintain as much independence as possible for as long as possible.

To arrange a visit or to get more information about Cambridge House of Swansea, call 618-234-8910.