Frequently Asked Questions — Main Street Terrace

What is Main Street Terrace?

Main Street Terrace is a retirement community dedicated to making retirement living independent and enjoyable. It offers residents independent living without the burden of home maintenance. Residents then will be free to enjoy the peace of mind that comes from feeling secure, comfortable and independent.

Who can live there and is it expensive?

Main Street Terrace is for people 55 years and older. On average, it will cost about the same or even less to live at Main Street Terrace than it does to maintain a private home.

Where is it located?

Main Street Terrace is located on land owned by Rooks County Health Center in Plainville, Kansas. The site is located at Main Street and Ninth Street South and is convenient to all parts of the City of Plainville.

What is the relationship between Main Street Terrace and Rooks County Health Center?

The hospital will be responsible for the development and the maintenance of Main Street Terrace. This will insure all residents that project ownership will remain in the community and that the management will be responsive to residents and their families concerns.

May I bring my own furniture?

Yes. Your apartment home comes unfurnished and is yours to furnish as you choose.


Will there be meals available?

No prepared meals are available for residents.

May I have friends or family for dinner or lunch?

You may bring as many guests or family members as you like. The Club House dining room may be reserved for private dining parties, banquets and family reunions.


What types of living accommodations are available?

One and two bedroom independent living units are available.

Who takes care of the maintenance?

Hospital staff will take care of all exterior and interior maintenance.

What is included in each apartment?

Each apartment will have a large living area, separate bedrooms, private bath(s), fully equipped kitchen, private patio and will be individually heated and air-conditioned. Large windows will let in lots of natural light and provide each apartment with a view of the landscaped courtyards.

Will I have a place to park my car?

A single car garage with automatic opener is available. The garages are large and space is available for long-term storage items. — Garage is optional.

Will housekeeping be offered?

Optional housekeeping service will be provided on a bi-weekly basis for residents who request it.