Bristol Manor of Aurora, a local residential care facility and member of the Missouri Assisted Living Association, was awarded the Certificate of Excellence, certifying that the facility was "Deficiency Free" in 2017, by the Missouri Assisted Living Association.

"As Missourians, we are extremely fortunate to have facilities such as these leading the way in long term care for our seniors," said Missouri Assisted Living Association Director Keith Sappington. "One of our state's greatest treasures is our seniors, and they deserve the finest in care. These facilities should be commended on their commitment to providing consistent, quality healthcare to their residents."

In an environment that sometimes seems to thrive on negative publicity, it is refreshing to see businesses that not only are doing things right, but are also being recognized as leaders in their industry for doing so.

For more information about Bristol Manor of Aurora, located at 740 South Hudson, visit or call 678-7535.