Friends Home in Kennett

147 West State Street Kennett Square PA 19348

866-465-5993

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At Friends Home in Kennett, we have a host of community features. Frequent off-site experiences and outings are very popular with our occupants. Cats and dogs are welcome in private quarters. Our location conveniently offers resident parking. All meals are provided to occupants. We offer dining options such as vegetarian food and Kosher fare. We have specially curated on-site activities that stimulate both mental and physical well-being. Outdoor common areas are designed with accessibility, flow, and movement opportunities for residents. Indoor common areas are a nice, quiet place to enjoy the company of fellow occupants or just to relax. Spanish, French, Russian, German, and Italian speaking staff members are present at our community.

Ground floor units are available. To accommodate our residents, WanderGuard capability is employed to ensure the safety of our residents.

We provide complimentary transportation services at our community. All of our residents have access to our transportation services at a reasonable cost. We have a beautician conveniently located on-site - residents can easily receive beauty treatments for all occasions. We offer on-site devotional services, so residents can practice or worship in the privacy of our community. Our residents may schedule reminders for medication and care activities. Our 24-hour awake staff is available to assist your loved one in fulfilling time-sensitive needs, should they arise. All services are delivered by licensed practitioners who are on staff 24/7. There are licensed nurses on-site to administer injections when needed. Staff can engage in monitoring residents' blood sugar to tailor daily pill dosages. Our community staff includes registered nurses. The facility offers 2-person assisted transfers, providing aid with sitting-to-standing, standing-to-sitting, etc. In addition to other transfer services, our community provides 1-person assisted transfers. We recruit first-class visiting podiatrists whose job it is to ensure our residents are happy, fit, and mobile. Regular visits from specialized occupational therapists are available to residents to aid development, recovery, improvements, and maintenance of skills needed for daily living. Speech therapy services are provided by trained and certified speech-pathologists. A visiting nurse is available to all residents. We always have a doctor on call to handle adjustments in medication, continued consultation, and urgent medical needs when they arise. A dentist pays regular visits to our facility. On-site hospice care is provided. Our community offers respite care - a short-term stay at a senior living community - perfect for those recovering from a hospital visit, the interim during which a caregiver takes an extended vacation, or simply to experience a senior living trial period. This community provides insulin injections, medication administration, and licensed nurses are onsite to administer injections when needed. We can administer a sliding scale program to monitor insulin levels via glucose tests, and adjust medications based on the results. Staff members are versed in the usage of the Hoyer Lift for total transfers. Our facility is properly equipped and staffed to handle feeding IV insertion management. We have ventilator health equipment on site. Healthcare services include colostomy care. Our facility services include catheter care. Services for residents with Disorientation/Lack of Awareness issues ensure residents are well-directed and receive support in living a healthy lifestyle, and that no one's needs are neglected. The facility supports outdoor leisure hours.

Our property is licensed for 50 residents. The building was built in 1898, and last renovated in 2012. We accept residents from the age of 55 and above.

Pricing at Friends Home in Kennett

Room Type
Monthly Range* (USD)

Studio
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1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
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Private
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Semi-Private
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*Prices quoted are monthly rental charges and are provided by the communities themselves. Actual prices may differ due to one-time fees, timing and care services required. Speak with your Senior Living Advisor to learn more.

Reviews of Friends Home in Kennett

  • Cannot take wheelchairs. While mom is does not use one yet, I think that might be a possibility in the future and I would hate to have to move her.

  • Nice,quaint, clean and homey. Very small community but not true CCRC.

  • Mom seems to like it

    Mom seems to enjoy living here very well. She had adjusted quite well and is doing fine. Her living space suits her quite well. She is making some friends and is doing the activities they offer. She has not...

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Community Details at Friends Home in Kennett

  • Friends Home in Kennett Amenities

    • Meals Provided
    • Devotional Services Offsite
    • Vegetarian
    • Beautician Onsite
    • Activities Offsite
    • Activities Onsite
    • Indoor Common Areas
    • Outdoor Common Areas
    • Devotional Services Onsite

Senior Housing Types Provided at Friends Home in Kennett

  • Assisted Living
  • Independent Living
  • Memory Care
  • Nursing Home
  • Care Homes
  • Home Care
  • Senior Apartments