Why Choose Us? 

"You turned a family who believed that ending up in a nursing home was the worst possible end, into a family who now says, 'Mount Carmel is where I want to be!'...Caring staff, cleanliness, and making sure mom's needs were met was my priority and you exceeded all of those."

"I realize no one is perfect and everyone makes mistakes, but I believe Mt Carmel and their employees are pretty close to perfect. We have entrusted you with our most valuable asset; our mom, grandma, great-grandma, etc. You not only take great care of her, you care for us! You make our visits great! You keep us updated on her life and you love her when we can't be there."


Welcome to Mount Carmel Home Keens Memorial

Mount Carmel Home is a 75 bed non-profit skilled nursing facility licensed by the State of Nebraska.  The staff and management at Mount Carmel Home strive to provide unsurpassed quality of care with the utmost attention to detail in providing the best quality of life for each and every individual resident.

The Governing Board of Mount Carmel Home, the management and staff welcome you to “OUR HOME”  


Avila Wellness Center

Named after Saint Teresa of Avila, the Avila Wellness Center was created in 2015 and expanded in 2016.  We are proud to offer a large, comfortable and state-of-the-art facility to those in need of short-term rehabilitation. We partner with Family Physical Therapy whose licensed and certified Physical, Occupational and Speech therapists develop an individualized plan to gain strength, stability, confidence, and an improved quality of life for short/long term residents.



Donate or Volunteer

As a non-profit organization, Mount Carmel Home relies on generous contributions from the community. Volunteers enrich our resident’s lives by eliminating loneliness, helplessness, and boredom. Be it time or treasure, we greatly appreciate your support. If you would like more information, please use the links below.


Spiritual Services

Mount Carmel Home offers daily Catholic Mass that is open to all Christians. Episcopalian and non-denominational services are also offered throughout the week. We recognize that spiritual wellbeing is important for quality of life. With nuns on staff, we offer 24 hour pastoral care and spiritual counseling.

Mount Carmel Home – Keens Memorial

412 West 18th Street, Kearney, Nebraska 68845  |  phone: (308) 237-2287  |  business fax: (308) 237-7264

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