Presence Life Connections

Back home. Quickly.

Presence Sacred Heart Home ExteriorAfter hip or knee surgery, illness or injury, you or a family member may need additional personal therapy outside the hospital. Presence Sacred Heart Home has been specially designed to help get you back home quickly.

Ideally located in tranquil Avilla, Indiana, Presence Sacred Heart Home offers the perfect mix of quiet living with all the conveniences you love.

In addition to short-stay rehabilitation, we also offer independent living apartments, assisted living (self-pay and affordable housing), memory care and skilled nursing care.

We want you to enjoy life while you’re here recovering. We offer comfortable rooms and plenty of places to recover in peace. Enjoy three delicious meals a day, cooked from scratch, as well as nutritious snacks. As part of Presence Health, a large Catholic health system , we also want to make sure your spiritual needs are met. That’s why we offer a full schedule of religious services in our beautiful on-site chapel.

When can short-stay rehabilitation help?

  • Post-surgical recovery
  • Joint replacement rehabilitation
  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Stroke care and recovery

Specialized care:

  • 24-hour caring and attentive staff
  • Specially trained physiatrists, nurses and aides
  • Personalized therapy plans that may include physical, occupational and speech therapy
  • Nu-Step machine for upper and lower extremity strengthening and endurance
  • Electric high-low mat table
  • Programs to aid recovery and heal wounds
  • Wound care and IV therapy
  • Medication reminders and assistance
  • Help with bathing, dressing and grooming
  • Home evaluations to make sure your home is safe upon your return


  • Deluxe private rooms
  • Selective menu
  • Flat-screen televisions with cable TV
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Spacious therapy gym

Get in touch.

We look forward to meeting you. Call 260.897.2841 to learn more, or schedule a tour online.

Presence Life Connections adheres to the Federal government’s Open Admission and Nondiscrimination Policy.

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Come experience carefree senior living and personalized care. We have many excellent locations to pick from. We’re happy to help you find the perfect fit. Call us today at 855.789.7399 or complete the form below to schedule your tour.
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