The Baptist Home, located in Ironton, Mo., and established in 1913, is a Christian ministry that operates retirement communities. It provides health care and personalized services to more than 120 senior citizens. It also provides independent living options through furnished apartments surrounded by specialized landscape. Its retirement communities provide various amenities, such as tennis court, swimming pool and gymnasium. Additionally, the ministry has a staff of professional and trained nurses to provide skilled nursing services and assistance with daily living activities to its residents. It also addresses the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of senior citizens, and provides medication monitoring and housekeeping services. The Baptist Home additionally organizes various social and recreational activities, such as games, social gatherings and trip to churches. It also provides education support services to families of senior citizens.