Jenkins Living Center

Jenkins Living Center is a South Dakota State licensed, 162 bed skilled long term care facility that offers a complete rehabilitation program for inpatient and outpatient care. Since the inception of Jenkins Living Center, the day to day goals were to serve the disabled and elderly and are still going strong today. The Jenkins Living Center mission is “to offer housing, health care, and rehabilitation services that provide a high quality of life to the people we serve. Jenkins Living Center is also both “Medicare and Medicaid certified.”

Jenkins continues to be committed to the change that our “customers” residents expect, deserve and desire. We hope that Jenkins Living Center provides a home-like atmosphere where our residents and their families feel confident, informed and love of staff and residents. At Jenkins Living Center we empower our employees so they are able to meet our customers’ needs everyday.


Jenkins offers unique-engaging activities which include Wii Games, Bean Bag Toss, Happy Hour, Bingo, Baking and more.

  • Activities
  • activities
  • Activities
Enhanced Dining
  • picnic-guys
  • Food
  • Food
  • Food
  • Food
  • Food
  • Food
  • Food
  • Food
COMPLETE on-site Therapy Services to include: Physical, Occupational, Speech and Vision Therapy
Main Street Mercantile Gift Shop
Old Fashion Soda Fountain
City Park
Fireside Private Dining Room
Looking Glass Beauty Salon
Old Fashion Hand-Painted Mural (depicting uptown Watertown)
Host Site to Alzheimer’s Support Group Monthly Meetings
Host to Mary Drake Resource Alzheimer’s Library for the Public
Host Site to Parkinson’s Group Meetings
Host Site to Stroke Support Group Meetings
WiFi available throughout the facility
SKYPE Technology
Wii Exercising and Gaming
Electronic Kindles
Private in-house TV Channel in each room.
Two computer stations
Additional Amenities
  • State-of-the-Art Whirlpool Spa Rooms
  • Beautiful courtyard and patio with water pond

With nearly 250 dedicated, loving employees, Jenkins Living Center makes an economic impact on the city of Watertown while also making an impact on hundreds and hundreds of lives!