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22 Floor plans available
9.4
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53 reviews
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Wow!!! Staff amazing!! Head Nursing amazing!! [Name removed] is the most loving Director Ever!!!! The facility is operated at the highest standards but with Love. Doors are open in most rooms and welcoming....
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Located in historic Salisbury, MD, near the TidalHealth Peninsula Regional medial center, Peregrine Senior Living at Salisbury is your premier choice for a modern lifestyle that is as engaging and inspiring as it is relaxing. Whether you are interested in independent living, assisted living or...
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Moved in recently and I have culture shock didn’t know I’d be dealing with the huge insect population but overall it’s nice neighbors are friendly and management is accommodating residence is very spacious...
Provides: Senior Apartments
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Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Gateway Village Apartments, an affordable community for people aged 62+, is conveniently located in a quiet, relaxed community, just minutes from the Centre of Salisbury. The beautiful grounds of Gateway Village feature lush landscaping, creating a very scenic and relaxing environment. The...
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8.4
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What our family likes the most about this community is the friendliness of everyone there and overall it is clean. Based on the experience we have had so far, we would recommend the Commonwealth Senior...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Sterling Care Harbor Point is an assisted living and memory care community located in the city of Salisbury, Wicomico County, Maryland. Our exquisite community is well placed in the region on the head of Wicomico River. The river offers many sights to see and activities to engage in. Thus,...
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I would a friend that, they their loved one would be happy there. Lakeside was dad's choice over the other facilities we toured. My brothers and I agreed as well. Dad likes his room and the staff. Lakeside...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Lakeside Assisted Living at Mallard Landing is a well established retirement community centrally located in Salisbury, Maryland. We can provide you or your loved one with a worry-free lifestyle while not sacrificing privacy or independence.  Our spacious apartments and variety of...
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We rate Victoria Park at Sassafras with the following ratings Cleanliness =100% Very receptive =100% Our move-in = 100% Very quiet =100% Maintenance = 100% Management is the bomb! We have no...
Provides: Senior Apartments
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Senior Apartments: Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Waiting List Now Open! Now Accepting Wait List Applications for 1BRs from $497-$625/month and 2BRs from $545-$855/month! Call today!Enjoy Living Made Easy at Salisbury's Best Senior Apartments!Charming apartment homes with spacious floor plans. individual climate control. A peaceful library and...
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I am renting from an owner. Very expensive. In a year's lease and wish I wasn't. I only deal with the condo owner for questions and maintenance issues. There is a lunch and dinner to choose from. Lunch...
Provides: Independent Living
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Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
SALISBURY’S FINEST LUXURY RETIREMENT RENTALSDid you know that you can rent Independent living apartments at Mallard Landing directly from their owners?Mallard Landing Retirement Community is a unique option in independent retirement living. Renting directly from condo owners allows you to avoid...
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Cost of independent living in Salisbury, MD

The average cost of senior living in Salisbury is $3,066 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Church Creek, MD with an average of $2,882 per month.

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Salisbury, MD vs. nearby cities

Salisbury, MD
$3,066/mo
$3,256/mo
$3,327/mo

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Salisbury, MD vs. the state and national average

Salisbury, MD
$3,066/mo
U.S. national average
$3,979/mo

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Salisbury vs. other types of senior living

$5,925/mo
Independent Living
$3,066/mo

Median monthly costs of Independent Living in Salisbury, MD by room type

Semi-Private
$5,308/mo
Studio
$5,410/mo
1 Bedroom
$6,093/mo
2 Bedroom
$4,675/mo
Detached Cottage/Bungalow
$3,175/mo

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What families are saying about independent living in Salisbury

Recent reviews for independent living in Salisbury

The Woodlands in Ocean Pines, MD

4.5
Our family is so very grateful that we found Catered Living. It is attractive and small enough for personal attention. Our mother got wonderful care there. We felt the staff knew her personally and always treated her with love and respect. When the time came, the staff, nurses and admin at ...
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Peregrine Salisbury

4.6
We are very pleased with our choice. The facility has a home like feel. All of the staff are very friendly and welcoming. My mom loves the food and raves about it. They encourage families to come and eat with them. I would recommend Peregrine Salisbury to others.

Lakeside Assisted Living At Mallard Landing in Salisbury, MD

4.8
This is a good place for your loved one. The staff and activities make this community a good place. I would recommend the community to others for their loved ones. The food is pretty good, the couple of times I have eaten here. My loved one has experienced some food that was too tough to eat ...
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Salisbury independent living services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Salisbury independent living communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Salisbury, but support comparisons against nationwide offerings. Our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities that fit your preferences.

Availability of select dietary accommodations in Salisbury independent living

Independent living communities help seniors maintain a balanced diet by accommodating their health needs, allergies, and other restrictions. Below you’ll find the percentage of Salisbury partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Salisbury, MDNational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
33.3%
19.6%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
66.7%
32.7%
No sugar
No sugar
66.7%
30.2%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
50%
31.9%
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Availability of select dining options in Salisbury independent living

Our independent living communities know that seniors want top-quality meals and options for how they dine. The chart below indicates the percentage of Salisbury communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Salisbury, MDNational
Professional chef
Professional chef
33.3%
34.8%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
66.7%
41.7%
Room service
Room service
66.7%
35.3%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
33.3%
16.5%
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Availability of select programs and activities in Salisbury independent living

Senior living communities offer a variety of programming to keep seniors socially, mentally, and physically vibrant. The chart below shows what percentage of partnered independent living communities in Salisbury offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
Salisbury, MDNational
Activity director
Activity director
66.7%
43.5%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
50%
27.1%
Community service programs
Community service programs
66.7%
31.4%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
83.3%
47.3%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
66.7%
48.1%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
83.3%
53%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
50%
41.3%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
50%
36.2%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
66.7%
40%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
66.7%
45.8%
Live performances
Live performances
50%
45.4%
Dances
Dances
33.3%
30.9%
Fitness center
Fitness center
50%
38.5%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
66.7%
45.3%
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Peregrine Salisbury, Gateway Village and Commonwealth Senior Living at Salisbury are the top-rated independent living facilities near Salisbury, Maryland. See full list of communities.

There are 6 independent living facilities near Salisbury, Maryland. See the full list.

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