Providing for Freeburg and celebrating our hometown.

At Cedar Trails, we go the extra mile to care for residents, responding to their needs and helping each and every individual feel at home. Cedar Trails offers an enhanced lifestyle in a safe, comfortable community of friends and neighbors. Located in southwestern Illinois in the village of Freeburg, we enjoy quaint, relaxing hometown values within convenient driving distance from St. Louis, Belleville, Scott Air Force Base, and more.

At Cedar Trails, we care like family.

Cedar trails is developed by O’Reilly Development and is professionally managed by Arrow Senior Living.


We love our hometown. Freeburg is in our soul and we are proud to convey the close-knit feel of our community to the residents of Cedar Trails. We strive to be an integral part of the greater Freeburg community and give back.

Local partnerships:

  • Mederi home health
  • Vitas Hospice


The talented team at Cedar Trails treats residents as family. Every resident meets with each department head to discuss preferences and services to ensure that every element of daily living is personalized to their desires. They work tirelessly to make sure life is comfortable, uninhibited, and enjoyable. Our goal is to enable the highest level of independence – all provided with dignified, loving, and healing care.

Our History

Cedar Trails opened its doors in October 2007 with 30 assisted living apartments. Construction on Phase One started in the spring of 2011 and our 300 hall and Atrium was completed in October of that year, which added 15 more apartments. Construction of our memory care cottage started in the summer of 2018 and was completed March of 2019, adding 16 specialized apartments.

Cedar Trails is a peaceful haven where seniors can enjoy a full and active lifestyle. As your best choice for senior living in southwestern Illinois, we provide home-style accommodations with 45 spacious one and two-bedroom apartments. Locally owned and operated in the village of Freeburg, Cedar Trails enjoys quaint relaxing home-town values within convenient driving distance from the St. Louis metro area, Fairview Heights, O’Fallon, Belleville, and Scott Air Force Base.

“We Care…Like Family” is a way of life at Cedar Trails. Our compassionate, well-trained staff members make every effort to enhance seniors’ lifestyle quality. We are attuned to ensuring our residents’ needs are met with a healthy engagement in social and entertaining activities, friendship with neighbors and community, safety, respect, and dignity. Cedar Trails’ caring staff provides exceptional levels of service and attention 24 hours a day. We go the extra mile for our dwellers ensuring everyone feels safe and comfortable in their homes.