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Where the New South Meets the Old West

Morada Fort Smith embodies the pioneer spirit, history, and heritage that formed the city’s foundation. Fort Smith is a place where traditions are deeply ingrained. The Fort Smith National Historic Site preserves 80 years of frontier history, and Fort Chaffee is where Elvis Presely received “the haircut heard ‘round the world.” For entertainment, and culture, there’s the Fort Smith Little Theatre or the Choctaw and Cherokee casinos. Nature lovers have access to the Ozark Mountains and National Forest, and fishing in the Arkansas River. Come see for yourself “Where the new South meets the old West” at Morada Fort Smith.


Affordable and Person-Centered

Morada Fort Smith is built around quality resident services, exceptional comfort, and exclusive amenities for a senior lifestyle experience that is distinctly your own. Our Independent Senior Living community offers one-and-two bedroom apartment homes and senior living suites with multiple floor plan options. Residences are equipped with kitchenettes, private patios and balconies, and senior-specific living features to make everyday life easier and more enjoyable. Indulge in chef-prepared meals with friends or join in an offsite excursion into town. No matter how you spend your time, trust that you’ll always be well taken care of at Morada Fort Smith.

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Exclusive Lifestyle Programs

Morada Fort Smith offers six (6) unique and exclusive lifestyle programs to promote enjoyable, accessible, carefree living for our residents. You’ll find all this for a value you won’t believe!


Amenities That Make a Difference

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Morada Fort Smith knows that how you spend your time matters. That’s why our amenities are designed to give residents every opportunity to have positive experiences each and every day.

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Culinary classes with specific techniques and unique recipes

Beauty Salon

Full service, professional beauty salon and barber shop on site


In-house Chapel with religious services

Pet friendly

Pet-friendly community in Fort Smith, AR plus a private outdoor dog park!

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Games and activities room, arts & crafts studio, and billiards lounge


Library stocked full of books


Private courtyard and community garden for outdoor relaxation


LIFE Memory Care

At Morada Friendswood, we understand the challenges faced by seniors with memory-related conditions. Our LIFE Memory Care curriculum uses scientifically-backed approaches to create tailored daily routines that maximize engagement, support high levels of independence, and improve the quality of life for seniors living with memory-related conditions including Alzheimer’s Disease and other forms of dementia.

We prioritize Person-Centered Care. Through active communication with all care professionals and family members, we take everything into consideration so your loved ones feel safe, supported, and fully cared for.

Our dedicated care professionals receive specialized training and ongoing education that enable them to care for residents in our LIFE Memory Care program in the best ways possible. We coordinate with the Culinary team to ensure that your loved ones get both proper nutrition and enjoyment from their dining experiences. We organize a robust calendar of activities, programs, and methods of care to stimulate your loved one’s cognitive abilities. Here at Morada Friendswood, you’ll find it all: a regular schedule of planned activities, socialization opportunities, and customized care plans that cater to their individual preferences, values, and needs.

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