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Senior housing types near Reading, PA

  • Manor At Market Square

    Manor At Market Square

    803 Penn St, Reading, PA 19601
    (15)
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    Manor at Market Square is truly a gem in the heart of Reading, PA. If you're looking for a community that exudes a friendly and fun atmosphere while still providing the little extra assistance when you need it, you're in the right place. Catering to both independent living and residents who needs...

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  • Rittenhouse Village At Muhlenberg

    Rittenhouse Village At Muhlenberg

    2900 Lawn Terrace, Reading, PA 19605
    (18)
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    It's A Wonderful Senior Life At Rittenhouse Village, Our Philosophy is Different We're creating a resident-focused senior living community with you and your well-being in mind. At Rittenhouse Village At Muhlenberg, we've designed the very best in senior living by blending wonderful amenities with...

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  • Sacred Heart Villa

    Sacred Heart Villa

    51 Seminary Ave, Reading, PA 19605
    (3)
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    Picture a place where you can live comfortable and enjoy life without chores and household tasks. Welcome to Sacred Heart Villa, situated atop 40 plus scenic acres. Experience the beautiful walking paths, gazebos, wildlife and glorious sunsets of Berks County. Our style of personal care combines all...

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  • Elmcroft of Reading

    Elmcroft of Reading

    9 Colin Ct, Reading, PA 19606
    (14)
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    Enjoy no increases to your base rent until 2021 when you lease by December 15th!*See our Sales Director for details. Welcome to Elmcroft of Reading, located in Reading, Pennsylvania, offering an exceptional personal care community that provides senior living options for seniors. Elmcroft of Reading...

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  • Berkshire Commons

    Berkshire Commons

    5485 Perkiomen Avenue, Reading, PA 19606
    (8)
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    Berkshire Commons is an award winning senior living community, located in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country, sits on the picturesque grounds of the Reading Country Club. Residents, friends and families alike call our luxurious community 'The Place to Be,' with its premiere location and...

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  • Maidencreek Place

    Maidencreek Place

    105 Dries Road, Reading, PA 19605
    (13)
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    Enlivant communities were founded on the premise that not only would we provide stellar care for our residents but we would make it affordable as well. We offer a full range of amenities from 24/7 personal care to excellent dining and a full activities calendar. We provide our residents with the...

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  • Morris-Pace Personal Care

    416 Reading Ave, Reading, PA 19611
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    Morris-Pace Personal Care is a senior living community located in Reading, PA, in Berks County, home to just over 90,000 people. Reading is known for the Bachman Pretzel factory and coal transportation on the Reading Railroad. Residents will be able to shop, run their errands, do banking, and go out...

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  • The Highlands At Wyomissing a CCRC

    The Highlands At Wyomissing a CCRC

    2000 Cambridge Ave, Wyomissing, PA 19610
    (6)
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    The Highlands at Wyomissing is a nonprofit continuing care retirement community (CCRC) located in charming Wyomissing, PA, where the retirement living is stimulating and the ambience gracious. Built in 1989, The Highlands is situated on 113 acres of gently rolling land with tree-lined roads and...

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  • Green Hills Manor at The Heritage

    Green Hills Manor at The Heritage

    10 Tranquility Lane, Shillington, PA 19607
    (13)
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    Green Hills Manor at the Heritage is a full-service, personal care and memory care community located on 78 acres of rolling hills in Berks County, Pa., on the campus of The Heritage of Green Hills, a vibrant, healthy life plan community. The community is focused on helping residents reach their...

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  • Keystone Villa at Douglasville – Personal Care

    Keystone Villa at Douglasville – Personal Care

    1152 Ben Franklin Hwy E, Douglassville, PA 19518
    (15)
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    At Keystone Villa at Douglassville, there are no entrance fees, long-term leases or hidden costs, for affordable Personal Care. Personalized supportive care services are offered to our residents in a heartwarming environment so we can help you enjoy a better quality of life in our senior retirement...

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  • Evans Retirement Center

    Evans Retirement Center

    220 E. Race St., Fleetwood, PA 19522
    (13)
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    Nestled in the quiet neighborhood of Fleetwood, PA is the Evans Retirement Center whom has proudly served the Berks/Lehigh Counties since 1984. Our home is owned and operated by two generations of the Evans family. We are known for our small homelike and family like atmosphere. And we know how to...

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  • Amity Place

    Amity Place

    139 Old Swede Road, Douglassville, PA 19518
    (13)
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    Amity Place is located in the Town of Douglassville, Pa. We are conveniently located off Rt. 422 between Pottstown and Exeter Township. We pride ourselves on our exceptional care at an affordable price. Our 2009 custom built Enlivant community is one story living with bright double windows and...

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  • Faithful Living

    Faithful Living

    2015 N Reading Rd, Denver, PA 17517
    (18)
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    Colonial Lodge Community is a warm, caring, homelike community for individuals desiring personal care services or carefree independent living. Our care is designed to enhance personal independence and dignity. Our residents are ordinary people working, socializing and living together. Everyone is...

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  • Welsh Mountain Home

    Welsh Mountain Home

    567 Springville Rd, New Holland, PA 17557
    (3)
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    Welsh Mountain Home is a non-profit Personal Care Home providing exceptional care for over 85 years. Situated on 50 acres of rolling hills in Eastern Lancaster County, PA, the home provides a quiet, relaxed atmosphere and a comfortable place to call home. Welsh Mountain Home is committed to...

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  • Sanatoga Court

    227 Evergreen Rd, Pottstown, PA 19464
    (15)
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    Located in beautiful downtown Pottstown, PA Sanatoga Court is a Genesis senior living community offering high quality senior care. Our beautiful town of Pottstown offers residents access to parks, concerts, fine dining, shopping and cultural experiences. We offer a wide range of services including...

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  • Colonial Woods Personal Care Home

    Colonial Woods Personal Care Home

    1710 Creek Road, Glenmoore, PA 19343
    (4)
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    WHEELER CARE CENTERS offer something most others don't....We're house in the country! Does the countryside of Chester County, PA and a view overlooking the Brandywine Creek appeal to you? How about an inspiring and relaxing view of the woods from a lovely enclosed sunroom? Or walking trails through...

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  • The Willow

    The Willow

    6488 Alburtis Road, Macungie, PA 18062
    (7)
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    A New sense of home is what the Village at Willow Lane Senior Living Community can bring to you and your loved ones. Celebrating life every day is not just our slogan, but a true philosophy we hold dear in every aspect imaginable. Our approach to providing an exceptional living option is...

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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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  • Spring Mill Senior Living

    Spring Mill Senior Living

    3000 Balfour Circle, Phoenixville, PA 19460
    (21)
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    Spring Mill Senior Living, a monthly rental community, represents a new beginning for senior living in Chester County. Offering the most extensive range of services in the area, residents receive a full suite of amenities: like meals served in a beautiful dining room, scheduled transportation to...

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  • Juniper Village at Lebanon

    Juniper Village at Lebanon

    1125 Birch Road, Lebanon, PA 17042
    (16)
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    Juniper Village at Lebanon is a senior living community located in Lebanon, PA offering both personal care and independent living. Lebanon is home to just over 24,500 people, and is a beautiful small city in Lebanon County with a railroad and Central Square. Residents can enjoy quiet walks, running...

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  • Woodbridge Place Senior Living

    Woodbridge Place Senior Living

    1191 Rapps Dam Road, Phoenixville, PA 19460
    (54)
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    Woodbridge Place, A Woodbine Senior Living Community, located in the quaint area of Phoenixville, PA is here to help families looking for a community that enhances the quality of life to the residents they serve. They say you can't go back BUT if your family is looking for a community that offers a...

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  • Heather Glen

    Heather Glen

    415 Blue Barn Road, Allentown, PA 18104
    (7)
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    Heather Glen offers a tranquil setting where seniors can maintain their independence with access to professional staff 24/7. Both residents and families find comfort in knowing that our experienced staff provides personalized services and nursing care. Based from the Six components of Health,...

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  • Sunny Crest Home, Inc.

    2587 Valley View Road, Morgantown, PA 19543
    (1)
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    Sunny Crest Home, Inc. is an active senior living community located in Morgantown, Pennsylvania. We run a peaceful community on several acres of beautiful land that is only minutes from the kinds of accommodations and shopping that visiting family members will enjoy. Our community creates a...

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  • Chestnut Knoll

    120 West 5th Street, Boyertown, PA 19512
    (36)
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    Beautifully placed in a quiet neighborhood, Chestnut Knoll merges both personal and memory care in a full service community. Located in Boyertown, PA just past Walnut Woods at the end of 5th Street, residents enjoy a welcome mix of privacy, security as well as independence. Whether you need...

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  • Rile's Home - Aide Haven

    409 East Lincoln Avenue, Myerstown, PA 17067
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    Rile's Home - Aide Haven Rile's Home - Aide Haven is a senior care home in Myerstown, PA within Lebanon County. This region is part of the Lebanon Metropolitan statistical area and home to the Evangelical Seminary. With a population of just over 3,000 it is a nice, quiet place to live. It also holds...

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  • Penn Assisted Care

    68 Main Street, Pennsburg, PA 18073
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    Penn Assisted Care is a senior living community located in Pennsburg, PA, in Montgomery County and home to just over 3,800 people. Pennsburg is part of the East Greenville community and a railroad town where residents will fine small shops, local stores and restaurants they can frequent when they...

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  • Glencrest Manor

    115 Glencrest Road, Coatesville, PA 19320
    (2)
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    Glencrest Manor is a family owned and operated Personal Care Home located in Coatesville, Pa, located in the heart of Chester county. Glencrest was established in the early 90's. Our staff members provide excellent care for your loved ones, providing services to help them with their individual needs...

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  • Phoebe Berks Village

    Phoebe Berks Village

    1 Reading Dr, Wernersville, PA 19565
    (2)
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  • Keystone Villa at Fleetwood

    501 Hoch Rd, Blandon, PA 19510
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  • Keystone Villa at Ephrata

    100 N State St, Ephrata, PA 17522
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Reading, Pennsylvania

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities administer personal care, oversight, and social interaction to people who are around 65 years old. Assisted living facilities often provide aid with appointments and transportation, supervision of care, and opportunities for leisurely activity. Under certain circumstances, facilities may provide respite, hospice, or continuing care. In Pennsylvania, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $40,020 . The state of Pennsylvania maintains specific standards associated with this kind of facility. Department of Human Services, Bureau of Human Services Licensing governs this facility type. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every 1 residents. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include meals must meet recommended dietary allowances established by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and must provide three meals a day. Staff members obtain education in a variety of subjects. These areas include fire safety, residents' rights, emergency procedures, and abuse and reporting requirements. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include laundry services, basic cognitive support, monitoring and emergency response, and housekeeping. 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 immunization history, special health or dietary needs, medication regimen, and allergies.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, particularly those with chronic illnesses or those needing long-term care, access to medical facilities might be a key determinant when selecting which care option is best. In total, there are 3 hospitals located in Reading which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals that service Reading include Reading Hospital, St Joseph Medical Center, and Haven Behavioral Hospital Of Eastern Pennsylvania.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be the motivating factor when selecting which care choice works best. Reading has a sales tax of 6.00%. Reading has a cost of living index of around 82.0 and a grocery index rating of 100.1. Index ratings are based on a spectrum where 100 is considered the national average and any score beneath 100 is cheaper than the average amount.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

Climate, in particular air quality and moisture, can be a major influence in determining which city is the best fit for your family. During the summer months, the average temperature in Reading is around 75°F. The summer high peaks at roughly 88°F during the month of July. The lowest summer temperature is around 61°F in June. In the wintertime, the average air temperature in Reading falls to roughly 34°F. The winter high will rise to roughly 45°F in the month of December. The lowest winter temperature gets to around 23 °F during the month of January. On average, Reading has a humidity level of roughly 63%. The average humidity levels peak in January at roughly 68%. Reading has a humid subtropical type of climate. The average air quality index rating in Reading is around 43.9. The average air quality conditions are rated as good. The air quality index score reaches its highest during the month of December at about 57.2. 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. Monthly, Reading receives approximately 4 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation historically happens in July with an average of 5 inches in a month. In terms of snow fall Reading gets an average of 18.30 inches of snow in a year.

Demographics and Values

In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Reading 19.1% practice Catholicism, 10.4% are Lutherans, and 7.0% are Presbyterians. In Reading, 51.6% are nonbelievers. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Reading, out of the total population 0.3% practice Judaism, 0.0% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.2% practice Islam. In Reading, 14.2% do not have health insurance, 61.9% participate in the labor force, 36.6% live in poverty, and 4.7% consider themselves widows. Reading has a population density of 3,475 people per square mile. The current population of Reading is growing at a rate of 0.004%. During the previous presidential election, 52.5% voted Republican, 42.6% voted Democrat, and 4.9% voted for a third party candidate in Berks county. In terms of crime, Reading has 7.3 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 23.9 property crimes per 1000 residents. Based on gender, 49.3% are male and 50.7% are female. The median age of Reading is 29 years old. In Reading, 18.2% of the population are over the age of 55, 7.8% are over the age of 60, 3.7% are over the age of 70, and 2.2% are over the age of 80. Demographically, Reading is 0.5% Asian, 12.1% black, 52.8% white, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 19.6% mixed race, 64.7% Hispanic, 11.7% other or not specified, and 3.2% Native American. In Reading, 3.8% of the people are veterans. Reading is considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. Of the population of Reading 2.8% have a graduate degree, 35.2% have a high-school diploma, and 9.2% have a college degree.

State Information

An overview of Pennsylvania

The quality of life enjoyed by the average Pennsylvania citizen is ranked 41st nation-wide. Additionally, Pennsylvania is ranked 21st by standards of healthcare. In terms of resources, Pennsylvania has a cost of living index of 98.6, a grocery index rating of 106.9, and a housing index rating of 100.8. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. There are 201 general hospitals and 273 health centers that provide care for 12,823,695 Pennsylvania residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Reading Hospital, Lancaster General Hospital, and And Main Line Hospital Bryn Mawr Campus. Residents of Pennsylvania enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 38th in the United States.

Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 48% of Pennsylvania residents voted Republican and 47% voted Democrat. The median age in the state is 41, and 32% of the population is over the age of 55. The state of Pennsylvania ranks 29th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religious values, 34% of Pennsylvania's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 15,359 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-19%, Mainline Protestant-23%, and Historically Black Protestant-5%. In Pennsylvania there are 535 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the summer rises to around 69°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 89°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 47°F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Pennsylvania drops to around 29°F. The average high winter temperature is around 45°F in the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 11°F during the month of January. Pennsylvania experiences an average humidity rating of about 70%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 75% in the month of January. On average, Pennsylvania has an air quality index rating of around 39.9 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 49.0 AQI. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 6.38 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Pennsylvania is around 3.64 inches. While residents of Pennsylvania mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Pennsylvania can include floods, tornados, and and hurricanes.

Wildlife to be found in Pennsylvania

The state of Pennsylvania has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Sassafras, Poplar, Columbine, and Weeping Willow. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the River Otter, the Coyote, the Red And Gray Foxes, or the Bobcats . The state animal of Pennsylvania is the The White-tailed Deer.