Dining at GenCare senior living


Dining and Culinary Services at GenCare Lifestyle

Whole Food, Whole LifeTN

GenCare Lifestyle’s award winning Whole Food, Whole LifeTN program, was created through consultations with Bastyr University, a natural health sciences university.  GenCare’s culinary department focuses on using fresh, in season, locally grown foods and healthier ingredients when preparing meals for our residents.


The GenCare Difference

  • Winner of the Industry Innovator Award for Creativity in Lifestyle Management, presented by The International Council on Active Aging.
  • We are proud to be the nation’s first and only Senior Living company to be Certified Gluten Free by the Gluten Intolerance Group of America.
  • Our dining rooms offer a variety of Natural Wave juices, teas, vitamin enhanced waters, and beverages that are low in sugar and carbohydrates. 
  • We offer Diabetic friendly menus, which includes a carb counting chart, to simplify and help control sugar levels for diabetics.
  • The aim of our culinary department is to serve produce that is fresh, organic and locally grown.  
  • Our menus contain a variety of hormone free and antibiotic free all natural beef, poultry and wild caught fish.  
  • We can proudly say all of our soups are homemade and prepared fresh from scratch daily, “never out of a can.”
  • Desserts are made from scratch every day by our chef’s, instead of using boxed mixes.  
  • Our salad bars are filled with fresh wholesome fruits, vegetables and seasonal greens, accompanied by a variety of other delicious items to ensure you eat healthy.
  • GenCare’s menu selections include: Rotating lunch and dinner specials, two homemade soups selections, and a variety of alternate selections.



First in the nation to become Gluten Free Food Service Accredited (GFFS)! Click the logo to read more.

Gluten Free



Proudly Searving Ocean Spray Juice

GenCare Lifestyle is dedicated to bring its residents only the best food and beverages through its Culinary Services.  Keeping with its Whole Foods, Whole Life program, GenCare is proud to announce a new partnership with Ocean Spray.  Ocean Spray juices are now being served in all of our Dining Rooms.  We are proud to partner with a company as dedicated to healthy and natural juice as Ocean Spray.  Come to any of our communities and aste the difference!