About Assisted LivingAssisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.Complete guide to assisted livingBest of 2024 Assisted Living Winners
About Memory CareMemory 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. Complete guide to memory careBest of 2024 Memory Care Winners
About Independent LivingIndependent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.Complete guide to independent livingBest of 2024 Independent Living Winners
About Senior LivingSenior living is a term used to describe various housing and care options for older adults from maintenance-free, 55+ facilities for active seniors, to secure, fully staffed facilities for seniors with Alzheimer's or dementia. Complete guide to senior livingFind senior living facilities near you
About Nursing HomesNursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.Complete guide to Nursing Homes
About Senior ApartmentsSenior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.Complete guide to Senior Apartments
About Care HomesResidential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.Complete guide to care homes
Veteran ResourcesVA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.Guide to VA benefits for long-term care
Senior Living Home

10 Best Independent Living Communities in Jenkintown, PA

Answer a few questions to get personalized results

Who are you searching for?

If you’re looking for independent living in the Jenkintown area, our local senior living advisors can help you each step of the way. From affordable independent living for seniors to luxury options, we’ll work with you to understand the cost of independent living in Jenkintown. From there, we’ll show you the best independent living communities for your lifestyle, interests, and budget.

Discover unique independent living amenities, social activities, dining, and more independent living benefits. With 58 independent living facilities in Jenkintown, A Place for Mom makes it easier to find your new, maintenance-free home.

We are also serving Assisted Living facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like West Oak Lane, Melrose Park Gardens and Lawncrest.
You may also consider nearby communities such as Philadelphia, Bryn Mawr and Doylestown.

Jenkintown independent living facilities | 708 reviews

Showing 50 communities
Last Updated: 7/23/24
Sort by
Filter by
Awards
Best of Senior Living

The highest-rated senior living communities stand out for their exceptional care and support of seniors in independent living, assisted living, memory care and home care. Our Best of Senior Living Award winners represent the top reviewed senior care providers nationwide based on reviews submitted by residents and families.

Review Score
Distance
See communities with
Amenities
Providers
Photo of Azalea at Cinnaminson
1818 Photos available
9.5
Review score
11 reviews
9.5
Review score
11 reviews
5 star
91%
4 star
0%
3 star
9%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
I am the son in law and this decision was even hard for me. My wife and myself were turning into caregivers for my father in law. Everyone kept saying to us, do not feel guilty, this is the best thing for...
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.
NOW OPEN! Azalea at Cinnaminson offers life-enhancing independent living, assisted living, and memory care in Cinnaminson, New Jersey. Here, you and your family can expect high-end hospitality and concierge-level services that inspire and delight. Everything in our community is designed to...
See details
Photo of Wesley Enhanced Living at Stapeley
2020 Photos available
22 Floor plans available
9.5
Review score
68 reviews
9.5
Review score
68 reviews
5 star
60%
4 star
24%
3 star
4%
2 star
6%
1 star
6%
See all reviews
[names removed] very helpful in bring in new people for care at the facility. They gave a very good tour of the facility, and introducing staff to you. Set up activities on a regular basis to keep...
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.
Less than 10 miles from the urban vitality of Center City and located within the historically and culturally rich enclave of Northwest Philadelphia, Wesley Enhanced Living at Stapeley offers personal care services in private accommodations within a beautiful, historic building. A complete range...
See details
Photo of Atria Lafayette HillCommunity card badge
1313 Photos available
1414 Floor plans available
Pricing promotions expiring soon
9.4
Review score
30 reviews
9.4
Review score
30 reviews
5 star
67%
4 star
23%
3 star
3%
2 star
0%
1 star
7%
See all reviews
All of my interactions with the staff have been pleasant. They have managed to build a team that appears to share values & perspective that focus on supporting the people there in a way that makes the...
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.
Now open in Montgomery County, Atria Lafayette Hill is a modern senior living community thoughtfully designed to help older people fully enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle – and experience greater well-being. From an architectural style that reflects the neighborhood’s historic charm to...
See details
Photo of Fountain View at Logan SquareCommunity card badge
1010 Photos available
9.3
Review score
46 reviews
9.3
Review score
46 reviews
5 star
50%
4 star
30%
3 star
11%
2 star
2%
1 star
7%
See all reviews
I am currently a resident at Fountain View at Logan Square. The only real negative is due to the ongoing renovations, the lack of efficient elevator service due to elevator replacements, and a mouse...
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.
Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are leading a more active lifestyle than generations before. That's why we created a community filled with choice. Great restaurants, brain and body fitness courses, fantastic events, a state-of-the-art...
See details
Photo of The Pinnacle at Plymouth MeetingCommunity card badge
2424 Photos available
88 Floor plans available
9.3
Review score
32 reviews
9.3
Review score
32 reviews
5 star
63%
4 star
28%
3 star
3%
2 star
0%
1 star
6%
See all reviews
It is a very nice facility I would say it is definitely better for independent living than assisted. Decent size apartments, mom is in what they called a flex apartment so if she leveled up to assisted she...
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.
See details
Photo of Paul's Run
1616 Photos available
55 Floor plans available
9.2
Review score
36 reviews
9.2
Review score
36 reviews
5 star
56%
4 star
19%
3 star
8%
2 star
3%
1 star
14%
See all reviews
Very minimal problem. She likes food and some activities and we would recommend the Paul's Run community to other families who may need a place for their loved ones.
Provides: Assisted Living, 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.
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.
At Paul's Run, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Our property is conveniently located near accessible public transportation. We offer free wi-fi and high speed internet. We love...
See details
Photo of The Lafayette
2121 Photos available
9.2
Review score
10 reviews
9.2
Review score
10 reviews
5 star
70%
4 star
20%
3 star
10%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
Thank you. I am very pleased about the quality of service my loved one has received. I highly recommend the facility. The other facilities appeared to have dorm like or nursing room like settings or they...
Provides: Assisted Living, 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.
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.
See details
Photo of Phoebe Wyncote
11 Photo available
9.2
Review score
13 reviews
9.2
Review score
13 reviews
5 star
54%
4 star
38%
3 star
8%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
My experience at Phoebe Wyncote Ministries: Independent Senior Living has been mostly positive. I would recommend it as an option for consideration for anyone seeking a place of their own. Especially if...
Provides: Assisted Living, 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.
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.
A Place for Mom uses the term "assisted living" to indicate that the community provides some level of assistance with daily living activities. It is not intended to indicate that the facility meets official state requirements for level of care.
See details
Photo of Sunrise of Abington
1414 Photos available
44 Floor plans available
9.0
Review score
72 reviews
9.0
Review score
72 reviews
5 star
42%
4 star
41%
3 star
13%
2 star
4%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
We felt the care at Sunrise of Abington was done thoroughly and kindly. So it was the people that made it great. Some of the higher ups were not great and not helpful so we avoided them and dealt with other...
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.
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...
See details
Photo of Crescent Fields at Huntingdon Valley
2525 Photos available
9.0
Review score
12 reviews
9.0
Review score
12 reviews
5 star
67%
4 star
17%
3 star
8%
2 star
0%
1 star
8%
See all reviews
I am so grateful that A Place For Mom recommended Crescent Fields to me when I was looking to place my husband. I felt like I was walking into a beautiful hotel! Every possible amenity that you could think...
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.
See details
Inline cta image

Our free advisors can help

  • Compare local facilities
  • Determine care type
  • Schedule tours
  • Evaluate pricing
Photo of Spring Mill Pointe a HumanGood Community
3434 Photos available
1616 Floor plans available
9.0
Review score
28 reviews
9.0
Review score
28 reviews
5 star
53%
4 star
36%
3 star
7%
2 star
0%
1 star
4%
See all reviews
Cleanliness of facility is most liked. Value for the money least liked. Unfortunately they did not provide hospice care so we had to move him. Would recommend if the patient is able to be somewhat remote on...
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.
Spring Mill Pointe is a Humangood community, the sixth largest not-for-profit community in the country. We were awarded one of the Best Assisted Living Communities by U.S. News and World Report for 2022/2023. We have been part of the local community for over 25 years. The centerpiece of our...
See details
Photo of The York House
1515 Photos available
8.8
Review score
17 reviews
8.8
Review score
17 reviews
5 star
29%
4 star
29%
3 star
24%
2 star
0%
1 star
18%
See all reviews
Our overall experience here is pretty good. The residents are friendly for the most part and adhere to the rules most of the time, yet some people are stuck in their ways. It was difficult in the beginning...
Provides: Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
DISCOVER THE YORKHOUSEThe Yorkhouse provides a welcoming community while allowing for carefree, independent living. From our movie projection room with vivid surround sound to the newly renovated social hall, residents enjoy extensive on-site amenities, outstanding activities, and...
See details
Photo of Simpson House, a CCRC
1919 Photos available
8.5
Review score
21 reviews
8.5
Review score
21 reviews
5 star
42%
4 star
29%
3 star
19%
2 star
10%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
Because the size of Simpson House is relatively small, it is easy for both residents and staff to know each other. Both my husband and I had occasion to be in rehab here. We moved into independent living...
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.
Simpson House is conveniently located at the corner of Belmont and Monument Avenues and overlooks beautiful Fairmont Park. Simpson House was founded in 1865 to attend to the needs of older persons in the community after the Civil War. This unbroken chain of caring exists today as we provide a...
See details
Photo of Atria Center City
1414 Photos available
1010 Floor plans available
8.5
Review score
52 reviews
8.5
Review score
52 reviews
5 star
49%
4 star
27%
3 star
12%
2 star
0%
1 star
12%
See all reviews
I would say it's good for older people who want to remain in the city and have local family support. I would warn them to do a complete investigation of what Atria provides vs. the care they need. This is...
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.
Since 2007, Atria Center City has served the families of Philadelphia. With a continuing commitment to quality, the community is undergoing an extensive renovation to enhance beauty and functionality. Once complete, residents will enjoy a host of exciting new spaces and amenities, including...
See details
Photo of Wesley Enhanced Living Upper Moreland
1717 Photos available
77 Floor plans available
8.5
Review score
26 reviews
8.5
Review score
26 reviews
5 star
47%
4 star
38%
3 star
15%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
It's great for Independent Living but they're very inflexible and unwilling to accommodate residents as their needs increase and capacities diminish. They're also weirdly obsessed with the appearance of...
Provides: Assisted Living, 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.
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.
Wesley Enhanced Living Upper Moreland is a senior living community located in Hatboro, PA, which is a historical borough in Montgomery County and home to just over 7,000 people. Residents can enjoy relaxing in quiet parks, walking to local stores, and going out to restaurants. Wesley Enhanced...
See details
Photo of Deer Meadows Retirement Community
22 Photos available
8.4
Review score
48 reviews
8.4
Review score
48 reviews
5 star
38%
4 star
33%
3 star
10%
2 star
4%
1 star
15%
See all reviews
A facility is only as good as its staff. Deer Meadows Retirement Community, for the most part, has very caring people. They are slow, however, in fixing things in the room and getting a new remote for her...
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.
Deer Meadows Retirement Community (DMRC) offers the perfect combination for today's seniors -- active, independent living in a safe, caring environment. Enjoy freedom and comfort in our beautiful new luxury apartments while staying fit in our wellness center. Rest in the confidence that you or...
See details
Photo of Heartis Bucks County
2020 Photos available
Pricing promotions expiring soon
8.2
Review score
19 reviews
8.2
Review score
19 reviews
5 star
52%
4 star
21%
3 star
11%
2 star
5%
1 star
11%
See all reviews
My aunt moved in to Heartis Bucks last month. We have had a fantastic experience so far. There is a new director and a few new nurses. She has lots of options for each meal and for things to participate in...
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.
See details
Photo of Wesley Enhanced Living Pennypack Park
1010 Photos available
33 Floor plans available
8.0
Review score
3 reviews
8.0
Review score
3 reviews
5 star
33%
4 star
67%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
My mom is in personal care and the staff has always been friendly and courteous. She is safe and taken care of and they help her with whatever she needs! They communicate well with the family if an issue...
Provides: Assisted Living, 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.
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.
Wesley Enhanced Living Pennypack Park is a new senior living community located in Philadelphia, PA, one of the US's largest cities with over 1.5 million people. Residents can enjoy great activities like going out to restaurants, going shopping and running their errands, or they can relax in the...
See details
Photo of Foulkeways at Gwynedd
3535 Photos available
8.0
Review score
3 reviews
8.0
Review score
3 reviews
5 star
67%
4 star
33%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
What is exceptional here at Foulkeways is the pre-screened quality of people here. Something they could work on improving is the weather
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.
Steeped in the time-honored Quaker traditions of honesty and integrity, respect for simplicity and quality, and an abiding belief in the unique worth of every human being, Foulkeways at Gwynedd has been providing unwavering standards of excellence to residents for over 50 years. A pioneer among...
Photo of Springfield Senior Living
99 Photos available
Pricing promotion
7.8
Review score
32 reviews
7.8
Review score
32 reviews
5 star
38%
4 star
9%
3 star
38%
2 star
6%
1 star
9%
See all reviews
The price was great and overall it was a decent place. The rooms were bright and a good size. Some of the staff were so wonderful. My mom complained about the food. The facility was clean but older. It was...
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.
Dedicated to yesterday's traditions and today's conveniences! Springfield Residences is an assisted and independent living community located in beautiful Chestnut Hill. Our elegant country campus is easily accessible to both Philadelphia and Montgomery Counties. Call today to tour our lovely...
See details
Photo of The Manor and Manor Court
44 Photos available
5 star
100%
4 star
0%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
My mom seems to be happy here. I don't hear any complaints. She seems to like the food and the staff. It's clean, and was in her price range. It all seems to be working out well so far.
Provides: Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
The Manor & Manor Court is an intimate Independent Living Community described by our residents as 'it just feels like home'. Located in beautiful Huntingdon Valley, PennsylvaniaThe Manor & Manor Court is tucked away like a quaint mountain lodge, only it's in the center of it all. Nestled...
See details
Photo of The Estates
55 Photos available
Pricing promotion
6.5
Review score
7 reviews
6.5
Review score
7 reviews
5 star
43%
4 star
43%
3 star
14%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
I would tell others looking that the staff and residents at The Estates are very friendly and helpful if you have a problem or are sick. There are always things to do or you can volunteer . We think that it...
Provides: Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
Gloria Dei Estates is a wonderful over 55 Independent Living Community described by our residents as 'just like home - only better.' Located in the Fox Chase area of Northeast Philadelphia, The Estates offers the combination of country charm and city convenience. With a beautifully landscaped...
See details
Photo of The Farms
66 Photos available
5 star
75%
4 star
25%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
Our loved one seems to really be enjoying the activities this community has to offer and it definitely is a good value for the money. Right away when we toured we noticed just how friendly and welcoming the...
Provides: Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
The Farms, located in historic Hatboro, with a FULLY REFUNDABLE ENTRANCE FEE, offers resort-style amenities, a relaxed care-free environment and friendly, active residents all inviting you to become a part of this wonderful community. The Farms features elegant lounges and activity areas, indoor...
See details
Photo of Brandywine Dresher Estates
77 Photos available
Pricing promotion expiring soon
5 star
47%
4 star
23%
3 star
0%
2 star
15%
1 star
15%
See all reviews
It's all about the people, people. And the people of Brandywine: management, nurses, aides, the dining room staff and activity directors are some of the kindest and most caring individuals I have met since...
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.
WELCOME TO BRANDYWINE DRESHER ESTATESOur newly renovated Colonial-style community is right at home in beautiful Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. The colorfully landscaped grounds at Brandywine Dresher Estates boast their own Koi Pond and outdoor kitchen. They lead directly to Mondauk Common Park,...
See details
Photo of The Residence at Bala Cynwyd
3131 Photos available
5 star
100%
4 star
0%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
It has been such a pleasure working with the ladies who run 'The Residence'. I am helping my dad and step-mother and have needed lots of guidance...and, while i can't see the property until it's completed, i...
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.
Imagine having more time to do the things that make you happy: catching up on the best-seller list, getting out to the theater with friends, learning a new language or just relaxing with the people you enjoy. Imagine life without the worries and stresses of maintaining a home. Imagine you being...
See details

Cost of independent living in Jenkintown, PA

The average cost of senior living in Jenkintown is $4,394 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Brittany Farms-The Highlands, PA with an average of $4,103 per month.

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Jenkintown, PA vs. nearby cities

Jenkintown, PA
$4,394/mo
$4,376/mo

Average monthly cost of Independent Living in Jenkintown, PA vs. the state and national average

Jenkintown, PA
$4,394/mo
U.S. national average
$4,009/mo

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

$6,068/mo
Independent Living
$4,394/mo

Median monthly costs of Independent Living in Jenkintown, PA by room type

Semi-Private
$5,117/mo
Studio
$5,072/mo
1 Bedroom
$4,901/mo
2 Bedroom
$5,661/mo
Detached Cottage/Bungalow
$1,087/mo

Average cost of Independent Living in Jenkintown over time

Jenkintown, PAPA stateNational

Discover the many ways to pay for senior living

Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

What families are saying about independent living in Jenkintown

Recent reviews for independent living in Jenkintown

Silver Springs at East Norriton

5.0
First, you need to see this facility. They did a major renovation and it looks so different. It has been modernized and looks amazing. My Mom has been at Brandywine for a few years. It is a tough decision to make when your loved one needs more care than what you can give. The apartments are ...
Read more

Friends Village, Styer Campus in Newtown, PA

4.2
We chose this facility because I thought it would fit my brother-in-laws personality better. He is in a community where there are 3 or 4 suites, almost like a motel set-up. He has a dog so he is able to go out the front or back door, its more private and personal. His cottage is good sized, it ...
Read more

Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line a CCRC in Media, PA

4.9
Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line is a very spread out facility for independent living, but the section for assisted living is more condensed and tight knit. For independent living they offer a studio apartment, one bedroom or two bedroom apartment. They have tons of activities provided for ...
Read more

Jenkintown independent living services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Jenkintown independent living communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Jenkintown, 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 Jenkintown 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 Jenkintown partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Jenkintown, PANational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
30%
19.6%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
46%
32.7%
No sugar
No sugar
40%
30.2%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
40%
32%
Pureed meals
Pureed meals
14%
7.5%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%

Availability of select dining options in Jenkintown 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 Jenkintown communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Jenkintown, PANational
Professional chef
Professional chef
44%
34.9%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
44%
41.8%
Room service
Room service
34%
35.3%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
18%
16.5%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%

Availability of select programs and activities in Jenkintown 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 Jenkintown offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
Jenkintown, PANational
Activity director
Activity director
44%
43.5%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
42%
27.2%
Community service programs
Community service programs
46%
31.5%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
46%
47.3%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
58%
48.1%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
54%
53%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
50%
41.4%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
50%
36.3%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
48%
40%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
56%
45.8%
Live performances
Live performances
54%
45.4%
Dances
Dances
42%
31%
Fitness center
Fitness center
42%
38.6%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
56%
45.3%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%

Frequently Asked Questions

Arbour Square, Hudson Estates and Parkers Bend Retirement are the top-rated independent living facilities near Jenkintown, Pennsylvania. See full list of communities.

There are 58 independent living facilities near Jenkintown, Pennsylvania. See the full list.

Photo cta image

More questions?

Ask an A Place for Mom local advisor at no cost.

The information contained on this page is for informational purposes only and is not intended to constitute medical, legal or financial advice or create a professional relationship between A Place for Mom and the reader. Always seek the advice of your health care provider, attorney or financial advisor with respect to any particular matter, and do not act or refrain from acting on the basis of anything you have read on this site. Links to third-party websites are only for the convenience of the reader; A Place for Mom does not endorse the contents of the third-party sites.
Back to top