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Senior housing types near Wilmington, DE

  • Lorelton

    Lorelton

    2200 West 4th Street, Wilmington, DE 19805
    (58)
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    Winner Best Assisted Living 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019! Offering Assisted Living as well as Memory Care. The Lorelton is truly unique. Privately owned by a local foundation not a corporation. Not-for-Profit and affordable. The Lorelton is considered to be in 'the Suburbs' of the city. Conveniently...

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  • Rockland Place

    Rockland Place

    1519 Rockland Rd., Wilmington, DE 19803
    (31)
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    When you think of assisted living and memory care, what do you see? If cookie-cutter apartments, quiet hallways, bland food and stereotypical activities come to mind, then think again. Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are leading a more active...

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  • Foulk Manor South

    Foulk Manor South

    407 Foulk Road, Wilmington, DE 19803
    (21)
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    As one of the friendliest retirement communities in North Wilmington, Foulk Manor South is located just minutes from Concord Pike, Route 202 and Interstate 95, and sits amidst the history and fine traditions of the Brandywine Hundred community. Our residents and their families appreciate and enjoy...

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  • Foulk Manor North

    Foulk Manor North

    1212 Foulk Road, Wilmington, DE 19803
    (21)
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    Foulk Manor North offers our residents a continuum of care encompassing independent living, assisted living, memory care in our Bridge to Rediscovery community and skilled nursing. Set on ten beautifully wooded acres, right next to the New Castle County Brandywine Hundred Library, Foulk Manor North...

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  • HarborChase of Wilmington (Now Open)

    HarborChase of Wilmington (Now Open)

    2004 Shipley Rd, Wilmington, DE 19803
    (5)
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    HarborChase of Wilmington Assisted Living and Memory Care, is a place where unrivaled hospitality and classic elegance converge in a timeless setting of peaceful tranquility. Here, you’ll find much more than amazing value in the award-winning cuisine, personalized housekeeping, exhilarating...

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  • Sunrise of Wilmington

    Sunrise of Wilmington

    2215 Shipley Road, Wilmington, DE 19803
    (32)
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    Just minutes from the Delaware/Pennsylvania state line, Sunrise of Wilmington is set in the heart of Brandywine Hundred. We pride ourselves in our dedication to creating a quality care alternative for seniors in the North Wilmington area. Step into a Sunrise Assisted Living community and you can't...

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  • Shipley Manor

    Shipley Manor

    2723 Shipley Road, Wilmington, DE 19810
    (8)
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    Shipley Manor is a full service,continuing care rental retirement community serving independent living,assisted living, and skilled and rehabilitation services. Shipley Manor,a proud member of the community for over 26 years, was originally elementary school; it is now located in the Brandywine...

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  • Forwood Manor

    1912 Marsh Road, Wilmington, DE 19810
    (12)
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    Forwood Manor sits on 13 beautifully manicured acres and is located just minutes from I-95. Close to shopping and cultural sites, we offer a full-service rental retirement community with the best social and transportation programs, along with well-designed and spacious apartments. We invite you to...

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  • Ivy Gables Senior Living

    Ivy Gables Senior Living

    2210 Swiss Ln, Wilmington, DE 19810
    (4)
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    Ivy Gables Senior Living, is nestled in the village of Ardentown, Delaware and provides everything a senior living community should offer; a warm, friendly, comfortable and elegant lifestyle. It is surrounded by tastefully landscaped courtyards for relaxing with friends and families, listening to...

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  • Merion Gardens Assisted Living

    Merion Gardens Assisted Living

    315 Merion Ave, Carneys Point, NJ 08069
    (2)
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    Merion Gardens Assisted Living is located in CarneyÆs Point, New Jersey. Merion Gardens is owned and supervised by local physicians. Since they are known for making wellness a priority, residents and loved ones can be assured that each resident is provided exceptional service in a supportive...

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  • Brookdale Hockessin

    Brookdale Hockessin

    6677 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707
    (15)
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    Go do the things you love and let us help with the rest. Here at our assisted living community in Hockessin, Delaware, you get to redefine your independence, pursue your passions and live your life your way. Whether that’s connecting with new friends or trying something new like meditation, you have...

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  • Somerford House & Place Newark

    501 South Harmony Road, Newark, DE 19713
    (33)
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    Somerford House offers general assisted living on a beautifully landscaped campus in Newark, Delaware. Centrally located the surrounding community offers easy access to downtown Newark, local shopping districts, Christiana Hospital and Interstate 95. Step inside our doors to discover a lovely,...

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  • The Residence at Chadd's Ford (Opening Late 2019)

    The Residence at Chadd's Ford (Opening Late 2019)

    1778 Wilmington Pike, Glen Mills, PA 19342
    (2)
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    The Residence at Chadds Ford will be LCB Senior Living’s flagship community in west suburban Philadelphia, bringing the area a level of luxury, service and sophisticated lifestyle befitting the cultured, inquisitive, active seniors that we serve. Located at 1778 Wilmington Pike in Glen Mills, within...

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  • Lindsay Place

    Lindsay Place

    39 Supawna Rd., Pennsville, NJ 08070
    (33)
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    Lindsay Place is an assisted living community located in beautiful Pennsville, New Jersey. Our tree lined property is in a quiet neighborhood between the Delaware River and Kate Creeks Meadow. Resident rooms overlook lovely forest or our peaceful interior courtyard. We strive to create a festive...

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  • Millcroft

    255 Possum Park Road, Newark, DE 19711
    (10)
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    Established for over 30 years in Newark, Millcroft is truly the cornerstone of senior living. With our independent living, assisted living, and skilled and intermediate nursing rehabilitation, Millcroft is set apart from others by its in-house therapy service, full service rental retirement...

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  • Paramount Senior Living at Newark

    Paramount Senior Living at Newark

    200 E Village Rd, Newark, DE 19711
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    Paramount Senior Living is a senior living community offering both assisted living and memory care in Newark, Delaware. We are located in a quiet residential neighborhood with access to many nearby activities and amenities. Residents can enjoy shopping at nearby shopping centers, excursions to local...

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  • The Summit at Glen Mills (Opening Late 2019)

    The Summit at Glen Mills (Opening Late 2019)

    52 Baltimore Pike, Glen Mills, PA 19342
    (1)
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    Combine amazing service, great friends, and resort-level amenities and you’ve got the perfect recipe for all the comforts of home. The Summit at Glen Mills is opening later this year and offers Independent Living, Personal Care and Memory Care all in one campus for flexibility and convenience. With...

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  • Glen Mills Senior Living

    Glen Mills Senior Living

    242 Baltimore Pike, Glen Mills, PA 19342
    (21)
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    Glen Mills Senior Living is conveniently located along Route 1 near shopping, restaurants and places of worship. We offer transportation to a variety of local destinations including doctor's offices, malls and your favorite restaurant. At Glen Mills Senior Living you can chat in our Bistro, read...

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  • Friends Home in Kennett

    Friends Home in Kennett

    147 West State Street, Kennett Square, PA 19348
    (9)
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    Since 1898 the Friends Home has provided older adults quality care and housing at a moderate price. Founded by members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), the Home has a strong tradition of encouraging independence and respect for the individuality and dignity of each person. Assisted...

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  • The Residence at Glen Riddle

    The Residence at Glen Riddle

    263 Glen Riddle Road, Media, PA 19063
    (31)
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    There are assisted living facilities. And then there's The Residence. One reason why The Residence is such a special place to live is that we understand every family wants the very best for loved ones. As a company that is family-operated, our commitment is to each resident individually - providing...

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  • Residences at Chestnut Ridge

    Residences at Chestnut Ridge

    2700 Chestnut Parkway, Wallingford, PA 19013
    (30)
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    The Residences at Chestnut Ridge are located in beautiful and historic Chester, Pennsylvania. Residents and guests alike enjoy our proximity to Chester Park, Taylor Arboretum and the Ridley Creek, all of which can be seen from our community. Natural beauty is enjoyed year round and residents enjoy a...

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  • Sunrise of Westtown

    Sunrise of Westtown

    1045 Wilmington Pike, Westtown, PA 19382
    (25)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized personal care services...

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  • Sunrise of Granite Run

    Sunrise of Granite Run

    247 North Middletown Road, Media, PA 19063
    (39)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized personal care services...

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  • Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line a CCRC

    Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line a CCRC

    100 Halcyon Drive, Media, PA 19063
    (12)
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    Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line is a senior living community located in Media, PA. Media is a small borough in Delaware County, west of Philadelphia and home to about 5,500 people. Residents can take part in a host of activities including going out to local...

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  • Arbor Terrace Willistown

    Arbor Terrace Willistown

    1713 W Chester Pike, West Chester, PA 19382
    (31)
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    Arbor Terrace Willistown offers quality personal care and dementia care in West Chester, Pennsylvania. We honor individuality and celebrate each person's unique life through deep connections with our residents and families. We create delightful surprises and meaningful moments within a safe and...

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  • Rose Tree Place

    Rose Tree Place

    500 Sandy Bank Road, Media, PA 19063
    (71)
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    When you think of assisted living and memory care, what do you see? If cookie-cutter apartments, quiet hallways, bland food and stereotypical activities come to mind, then think again. Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are leading a more active...

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  • Arbour Square at West Chester

    Arbour Square at West Chester

    1201 Ward Ave, West Chester, PA 19380
    (15)
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    Arbour Square at West Chester is truly a unique rental community. Located in a beautiful, small town rich in history, Arbour Square stands out as something new and exciting, above and beyond the ordinary. A community where there’s always something interesting or fun going on, and where you’ll find...

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  • Bellingham Retirement Community

    Bellingham Retirement Community

    1615 East Boot Road, West Chester, PA 19380
    (78)
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    Bellingham is a senior living community offering independent living, personal care and memory care services to seniors We also offer skilled nursing care at Parklane which is located on our campus. Centered around a quaint 18th century farm, Bellingham retirement community offers a variety of...

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  • Abbey Manor of Elkton

    Abbey Manor of Elkton

    One Colonial Manor Court Building 1, Elkton, MD 21921
    (5)
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    Abbey Manor is designed to make our residents feel at home. In two buildings housing 16 residents each,, a cozy, enclosed porch leads into a large and attractively-appointed atrium-style living area. The home-cooking scents emanating from the open kitchen entice everyone into the Dining Room for...

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  • Wellington at Hershey's Mill

    Wellington at Hershey's Mill

    1361 Boot Road, West Chester, PA 19380
    (2)
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    Independent Living for Active Seniors Wellington at Hershey's Mill in West Chester, PA is an independent living residential community for active seniors who are looking to socialize, stay active, and no longer want the worry of owning a home. Are you ready to enjoy a carefree, maintenance-free...

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  • Sunrise of Newtown Square

    Sunrise of Newtown Square

    333 South Newtown Street Road, Newtown Square, PA 19073
    (26)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized care services. From...

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  • Simpson Meadows

    Simpson Meadows

    101 Plaza Dr, Downingtown, PA 19335
    (13)
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    Simpson Meadows is Central Chester County's premier non-profit continuing care retirement community, with more than a 150 year history of service to senior adults as a member of the Simpson Senior Services network. Our philosophy of care includes maximizing resident independence at an affordable...

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  • St. Martha Villa

    St. Martha Villa

    490 Manor Avenue, Downingtown, PA 19335
    (20)
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    Since our founding in 2003, St. Martha Villa has proudly served in the Chester County Community by providing exceptional care. Our bright, spacious, one story building is situated on a beautifully landscaped campus with numerous outdoor gardens, walking paths and even a putting green! The beautiful...

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  • Sunrise of Exton

    Sunrise of Exton

    200 Sunrise Boulevard, Exton, PA 19341
    (31)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized personal care services...

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  • Sunrise of Paoli

    Sunrise of Paoli

    324 West Lancaster Avenue, Malvern, PA 19355
    (20)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized personal care services...

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  • Eagleview Landing (Opening Summer 2020)

    Eagleview Landing (Opening Summer 2020)

    650 Stockton Drive, Exton, PA 19341
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    Introducing Eagleview Landing, the newest senior living community in Exton, PA. The location just outside Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is close to perfect. The comfort of Independent Living, Personal Care and Memory Care is reassuring. And the luxury? Isn't that always nice? Eagleview Landing is...

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  • Highgate at Paoli Pointe

    600 Paoli Pointe Drive, Paoli, PA 19301
    (12)
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    Located in the heart of Chester County, Highgate at Paoli Pointe is a Genesis community which combines all the comforts of home with the luxuries and amenities of premiere senior living. Our 80-apartment home offers 24-hour assistance when needed while still encouraging residents to be as...

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  • The Quadrangle a CCRC

    The Quadrangle a CCRC

    3300 Darby Road, Haverford, PA 19041
    (24)
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    The Quadrangle, situated on 74 beautifully landscaped acres on Philadelphia's Main Line, is an independent full-service community meeting needs of seniors like you since 1986. The community is ideal for seniors who desire an active lifestyle. Residents enjoy gracious apartment accommodations, a...

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  • Exton Senior Living

    600 North Pottstown Pike, Exton, PA 19341
    (12)
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    Welcome to Exton Senior Living, a premier senior living community located conveniently off of Route 100 in Exton, Pennsylvania. Convenient to West Chester, Downingtown, Paoli and Chester Springs, Exton Senior Living is in close proximity to shopping, dining and houses of worship. Exton Senior...

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  • United Methodist Communities Pitman

    United Methodist Communities Pitman

    535 N Oak Ave, Pitman, NJ 08071
    (8)
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    Pitman Manor is part of United Methodist Homes of NJ, which has been in operation since 1907. We believe in keeping our residents physically and financially independent as long as possible. To do this, we offer all levels of care and a financial promise that no resident is asked to leave if his/her...

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  • Rosemont - A Presbys Inspired Life Community

    Rosemont - A Presbys Inspired Life Community

    404 Cheswick Place, Rosemont, PA 19010
    (12)
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    Rosemont is Main Line retirement living at its best for people 62 and better, offering superb services, amenities and dining on a picture-perfect estate where you can live each day to the fullest. Rosemont is easy to find and close to the best shopping, dining and entertainment. Family and friends...

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  • Woodbury Mews

    Woodbury Mews

    122-124 Green Avenue, Woodbury, NJ 08096
    (43)
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    When you think of independent living, assisted living, and memory care, what do you see? If cookie-cutter apartments, quiet hallways, bland food and stereotypical activities come to mind, then think again. Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are...

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  • Summit Place

    Summit Place

    540 Mullica Hill Rd, Glassboro, NJ 08028
    (17)
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    At Summit Place we pride ourselves on our relaxed home like atmosphere where our residents come first. We are located in the small town of Glassboro, New Jersey, just one half mile east of Rowan College and two miles south of Lakeside Park. Our residents are happy to call Summit Place home due to...

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  • Freedom Village at Brandywine a CCRC

    Freedom Village at Brandywine a CCRC

    15 Freedom Boulevard, Coatesville, PA 19320
    (17)
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    Are you ready for fewer chores and more adventures? Located in historic Chester County, our continuing care retirement community, also known as a CCRC, gives you access to four levels of care on one campus, including independent living, personal care home, memory care, and skilled nursing. Plus,...

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  • The Devon Senior Living

    The Devon Senior Living

    445 North Valley Forge Road, Devon, PA 19333
    (32)
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    The Devon Senior Living is a beautiful wooded estate conveniently located along the Main Line. Just minutes from Valley Forge Park and local shops, The Devon Senior Living offers quality care right in the heart of your local community. Enjoy a leisurely stroll along the shaded walking trails winding...

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  • Sunrise of Haverford

    Sunrise of Haverford

    217 Montgomery Avenue, Haverford, PA 19041
    (18)
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    Sunrise of Haverford is located conveniently in the heart of the Main Line and just minutes from Suburban Square Shopping Center and both Lankenau and Bryn Mawr hospitals. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of...

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  • Fox Trail Assisted Living at Deptford

    Fox Trail Assisted Living at Deptford

    1674 Delsea Drive, Deptford, NJ 08096
    (19)
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    Fox Trail Assisted Living at Deptford is an assisted living community in Deptford, New Jersey. For more detailed information about amenities, features and services, or to schedule an appointment, please call us.

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  • All American Assisted Living at Washington Township NOW OPEN

    339 Greentree Rd, Sewell, NJ 08080
    (5)
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    At All American Assisted Living at Washington Township, we offer a variety of community features. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Free resident parking and guest parking available at our location. Our purpose-built community has the advantage of specialized care, every aspect of the...

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  • Symphony Square

    Symphony Square

    35 Old lancaster Rd., Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
    (32)
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    Symphony Square, conveniently located on the Main Line near Philadelphia in beautiful Lower Merion Township, offers a variety of shared and private senior living apartment options including private studios, one bedroom apartments, one bedroom with den, and two bedroom apartments with amenities such...

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  • Greenfield Senior Living at Cross Keys

    Greenfield Senior Living at Cross Keys

    3152 Glassboro Cross Keys Rd, Glassboro, NJ 08028
    (11)
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    Spacious living suits with enclosed courtyards and paved walking trails highlight Greenfield Senior Living at Cross Keys, located in Glassboro, Gloucester County, New Jersey. History buffs and antique collectors know that Glassboro got its name from the successful glass industry is a part of its...

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Wilmington, Delaware

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer organized living communities and assistance to people who might need help with self-administering medication or cooking food. Assisted living facilities usually offer supervision of care, help with appointments and transportation, and help with the activities of daily life. Under certain circumstances, facilities may provide hospice, continuing care, or dementia care. In Delaware, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $72,414 . The state of Delaware has specific regulations associated with this type of facility. The Delaware Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS), Division of Long Term Care Residents Protection governs this type of facility. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include medication administration , self-administer medication, and medication review by an rn. Public assistance is available through The Delaware Diamond State Health Plan Plus. Staff must obtain training in a number of areas. These include: first-aid, mistreatment, neglect, and reporting of abuse. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to assure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as The UAI collects information about the resident's mental and physical status, The UAI collects information about the residents psychosocial needs, RN conducts a Uniform Assessment Instrument (UAI) with the resident, and facilities must develop a service agreement with each resident. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include arrangements for emergency transportation, opportunities for social interaction, access to appropriate health care and social services, and aundry and housekeeping. This type of facility is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include a minimum of three meals a day at regular intervals, A dietician or nutritionist must ensure that menus are nutritionally adequate, and nourishing and palatable meals adjusted to meet individual preferences to the extent reasonably possible.

Demographics and Values

During the previous presidential election, 32.5% voted Republican, 5.5% voted for a third party candidate, and 62.0% voted Democrat in New Castle county. Of the population of Wilmington 11.4% have a graduate degree, 26.2% have a college degree, and 36.4% have a high-school diploma. In Wilmington, 13.0% have some form of disability, 59.8% participate in the labor force, 27.0% live in poverty, and 6.7% consider themselves widows. In Wilmington, 6.2% of the population are veterans. Wilmington is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. In terms of crime, Wilmington has 58.3 property crimes per 1000 residents and 17.0 violent crimes per 1000 residents. The current population of Wilmington is shrinking at a rate of -0.001%. The current population of Wilmington consists of 71,106 people. Wilmington has a population density of 2,517 people per square mile. Based on gender, 53.1% are female and 46.9% are male. In Wilmington, 25.2% of the population are over the age of 55, 9.6% are over the age of 60, 5.2% are over the age of 70, and 3.5% are over the age of 80. The median age of Wilmington is 36 years old. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Wilmington 26.1% practice Catholicism, 5.4% are Methodists, and 3.7% practice another Christian faith. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Wilmington, out of the total population 0.7% practice Judaism, 1.5% practice an Eastern religion, and 1.3% practice Islam. In Wilmington, 53.1% are nonbelievers. Demographically, Wilmington is 1.5% Asian, 3.8% other or not specified, 58.1% black, 10.8% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 34.0% white, 2.5% mixed race, and 0.2% Native American.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a major factor when determining which facility works for you or your loved one's needs. Wilmington has a sales tax of 0.00%. Wilmington has a grocery index rating of 100.1 and a cost of living index of around 95.7. These index scores are founded on a scale where 100 is considered the national average and any amount under 100 is considered less pricey than the average.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

Proximity to hospitals is a major factor in selecting the right choice for you or your loved one. The top hospitals in Wilmington include St Francis Hospital and Alfred I Dupont Hospital For Children. In total, there are 2 hospitals located in Wilmington which offer emergency services and other healthcare.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

For many seniors, weather and climate are the most significant influence in choosing a care community. On average, the humidity level for Wilmington is approximately 66%. Humidity levels reach their peak during the month of September at approximately 70%. The average air quality index rating in Wilmington is about 59.3. The average air quality conditions are rated as moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. The air quality index score reaches its max during December at about 75.7. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. In the summer, the temperature in Wilmington is around 76°F. The low summer temperature falls to roughly 64°F during the month of June. The summer high temperature is at around 87°F during the month of July. In the winter, the average temperature drops to roughly 36°F. The winter high is around 46°F during the month of December. The low winter temperature will rise to around 26 °F in the month of February. Monthly, Wilmington gets about 4 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation usually falls in October with an average of 6 inches during the month. Wilmington gets an average of 13.00 inches of snow. Wilmington has a humid subtropical type of climate.

State Information

An overview of Delaware

There are 13 hospitals and 15 health centers that service a population of 977,370. The three highest ranked hospitals in Delaware are Nanticoke Memorial Hospital Christiana Care Health Services, Inc., and St Francis Hospital. The state of Delaware has a cost of living index of 106.0 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 113.4 and a housing index rating of 98.2. Delaware is ranked 23rd in quality of life and 15th in healthcare. The natural beauty of Delaware is ranked 47th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religious values, 34% of Delaware's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 831 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Hindu-2%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-15%, Mainline Protestant-21%, and Historically Black Protestant-10%. In Delaware there are 45 masonic lodges. In the most recent presidential election, 42% of Delaware residents voted Republican and 53% voted Democrat. The state of Delaware ranks 17th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. The state has a median age of 41 and 33% of its population being over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

The most precipitation occurs in August with an average of 5.59 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Delaware is around 3.76 inches. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 36°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49°F during the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 24°F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 75°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 88°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 60°F during the month of June. On average, Delaware has an air quality index rating of around 42.5 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of June with a rating of around 51.5 AQI. Delaware experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 7,000%. While residents of Delaware mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Delaware can include hurricanes.

Wildlife to be found in Delaware

The state of Delaware has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Sweetgum, Sassafras, Tulip Poplar, and Shadbush. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Beaver, the Bog Turtles, the Northern Harrier, or the White Perch. The state animal of Delaware is the Bullhead.