Friendship Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center

Friendship Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center

Friendship Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is located in Carlinville, Illinois. Our mission is to secure Friendship’s place in our community as the nursing home of choice for physical therapy, long-term care and out-patient rehabilitation. Friendship offers a superior level of care that recognizes today’s seniors are more independent, active and selective than ever before. Our programs are designed to address the goals of the individual and to work with family and residents to meet those goals.

To fulfill our mission each staff member is highly trained and understands our motto “We are Family Serving Families”. When you join our Covenant Care family, you can be confident we will care for you with the same compassion, respect and professional excellence we would care for our own family.

We look forward to the opportunity to serve you!

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Programs & Services

Friendship is a premier quality of life and rehabilitation center for today’s senior.

Choosing a health care and rehabilitation center for yourself or your loved one is one of the most important and difficult decisions you can make.

Activities & Amenities

Our recreational programming is lead by a certified activity professional with help from activity assistants and dedicated volunteers.

Ratings & Awards

5 Stars Overall, 5 Stars Survey History, and 5-Stars for Quality Measures.

Our Awards:

5-Star Rating – Friendship Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is a 5-Star Skilled Nursing Center as rated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid! Friendship has maintained it’s 5-Star status for two years.

2015, 2014 & 2013 Recognized by U.S. News & World report as“One of the Nation’s Best Nursing Facilities”

Friendship’s Awards 

2016 – Covenant Care Operational Excellence Award

2016 – Covenant Care Outstanding Survey Award

2016 – Award for Clinical Excellence for13 years in a row

2010 – First Quarter
Midwest Award for Foundational Excellence
2010 AHCA/NCAL Bronze Achievement in Quality Award Winner

Friendship Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Scholarship Winners

2010 – Kelsey Klaus of Carlinville
2011 – Brittany Mitchell of Carlinville
2012 – Amanda Welte of Carlinville

2013 – April Goodwin of Carlinville

This scholarship may be applied for at Carlinville High School. It is for seniors planning a career in the medical field.

Pinnacle Customer Service AwardsFriendship receives assistance from Pinnacle Quality Insight to measure customer satisfaction. Pinnacle’s feedback process is based off the idea that health care should be evaluated just like it is administered, individually.

As a result of these satisfaction surveys Friendship earned the 2014 “Best In Class” award for meeting individual needs, and 2014 “Best in Class” for laundry services. “Best in Class” is a national ranking, denoting the facility as the best of the best in the nation.

Friendship continues to frequently score above “Best in Class” in many areas, including nursing services, therapy services, and overall satisfaction.



At Friendship Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, every staff member’s contribution is equally important in meeting our residents’ needs and providing a pleasant, comfortable, and safe atmosphere.

Our staff receives continual training to improve their professional skills. They understand the importance of a kind word and the healing power of a smile.


We anticipate our families to have many questions and we do understand.

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Contact Us

You are always welcomed at Friendship Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

No appointment is necessary. All of our staff enjoys giving a tour and telling about the exciting things we have going on.

826 N High St, Carlinville, IL 62626
Phone: (217) 854-9606

A staff member is available 24/7 to assist you.

Friendship Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
826 N. High St.
Carlinville IL 62626
United States
Phone: (217) 854-9606
Fax: (217) 854-8484