Bloomington, Indiana

812.332.2355

Independent Living

You’re going to love living at Bloomington’s Bell Trace. It’s just what you’ve been looking for: Independent Living with all the touches of home.

Bloomington, Indiana

812.332.2355

The New Standard of Living.

Welcome home to a life of independence at Bell Trace. It’s maintenance-free independent living redefined for your everyday life. Situated in the heart of Bloomington, Indiana, Bell Trace is a community that accommodates your lifestyle. Not the other way around. Bell Trace offers a new standard of living that fits all your needs. Spacious cottages and convenient apartments. Floor plans for every lifestyle with the features you’ve always wanted. And the comforts don’t end once you leave your home. Bell Trace offers incredible premium amenities on campus. From top-notch dining to a state-of-the-art fitness center, Bell Trace is redefining independent living.

Love more space? The cottages at Bell Trace are the perfect size. Choose from two- or three-bedroom quaint brick cottages. Maximum independence and the feel of a private residence. Or choose our convenient Independent Living apartments. It’s the freedom you want and close to all community features and activities. Choose from one or two bedrooms. Equipped with a full kitchen, laundry and an open-concept living area. You’ll get immediate access to all of Bell Trace’s premium amenities and on-site health services.

Try us out! Discover how great senior living at Bell Trace can be. Our fully-furnished one-bedroom apartment is the perfect opportunity to try us out. Whether a trial stay, a respite while a loved one is receiving short-term rehabilitation next door, or a safe place to stay while your family is traveling, an apartment at Bell Trace is perfect getaway.

Cottage Services and Amenities Include:

  • Choice of cottage floor plans, as available
  • Two or three bedrooms with two baths
  • Front porch and sunroom with deck
  • Equipped kitchen and laundry with all major appliances
  • Single garage
  • Bi-monthly housekeeping
  • Lawn and landscape maintenance
  • Trash and snow removal
  • Cottage interior/exterior maintenance
  • Water and sewer
  • 24-hour emergency response system by our licensed nursing staff

Additional Amenities:

  • Our scenic, 15-acre campus with pond
  • The Trace, six-mile paved walking path
  • Scheduled transportation for shopping, medical appointments, and local Bloomington events
  • Social, cultural, and educational programs and activities
  • Chapel services and spiritual programs
  • Arts and crafts
  • Exercise classes
  • Library with computer and printer
  • Bookmobile visits
  • Restaurant-style dining available
  • Private dining room by reservation
  • Beauty salon/barber
  • Access to LifeSpan licensed home health services
  • Access to full continuum of health care on site

Apartment Home Features and Services:

  • Choice of apartment floor plans, as available, with one bedroom/one bath or two bedrooms/two baths
  • Fully-equipped kitchen and washer/dryer included
  • Weekly housekeeping
  • Restaurant-style dining in our Bistro
  • All apartment, community and grounds maintenance
  • Utilities included, except telephone and cable TV
  • Individually controlled heating and air-conditioning
  • Smoke detectors with sprinkler system and fire alarm
  • 24-hour emergency response system by our licensed nursing staff
  • Scheduled transportation for shopping, medical appointments and local Bloomington events

Community Services and Amenities:

  • Social, cultural, and educational programs and activities
  • Our scenic campus with pond and paved walking path
  • Chapel services and programs
  • Arts and crafts
  • Exercise classes
  • Old National Bank branch
  • Library with computer and printer
  • Bookmobile visits
  • Wi-Fi throughout the community
  • Private dining room by reservation
  • Beauty salon/barber
  • Access to LifeSpan licensed home health services
  • Access to full continuum of health care on site

Rave Reviews!

  • It is one of the better-known retirement communities in Bloomington. They have a caring and qualified staff. It has been a pleasant experience."

    -Jennifer B.


  • It is well established, clean, welcoming and safe."

    -Joe B.


  • The accommodations I have are excellent. For seniors, it is an excellent choice for service and security."

    -Robert F.


  • It is a great community. It gives the people that live there the freedom they want, and they have the opportunity to do things they enjoy and be social."

    -Greg O.