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You know your family, A Place For Mom knows Independent Living. Our dedicated local Philadelphia, PA advisors have helped 9289 families make the right choice for their needs. Get full details, pricing and read 565 reviews of our hand-picked communities. Typically prices range from $1500 to $12500 per month.

Philadelphia, PA, also known as the city of brotherly love and sisterly affection has a strong economy and great history that has developed a distinct lifestyle, rare to find in other areas of the country. It is a senior friendly and accessible city that has a lot to offer. Independent living in Philadelphia offers a high level of independence along with an active social life filled with activities that best suit the residents. We can help you find an incredible selection of independent living facilities and other senior community options for you or your loved ones in Philadelphia.

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  • The Watermark at Logan Square East

    The Watermark at Logan Square East

    2 Franklin Town Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19103

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    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 fitness...

  • Atria Center City

    Atria Center City

    150 North 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

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    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...

  • Simpson House

    Simpson House

    2101 Belmont Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19131

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    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 unique...

  • The Yorkhouse

    The Yorkhouse

    5325 Old York Road, Philadelphia, PA 19141

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    DISCOVER THE YORKHOUSE The 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 services....

  • Wesley Enhanced Living at Stapeley

    Wesley Enhanced Living at Stapeley

    6300 Greene St, Philadelphia, PA 19144

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    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 of...

  • The Estates

    The Estates

    1304 Rhawn St, Philadelphia, PA 19111

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    The Estates is a wonderful independent living community described by our residents as 'just like home - only better.' Located in Northeast Philadelphia, The Estates offers the combination of country charm and city convenience. With a beautifully landscaped patio and picnic area complete with gazebo...

  • Deer Meadows Retirement Community

    Deer Meadows Retirement Community

    8301 Roosevelt Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19152

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    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 your...

  • Paul's Run

    Paul's Run

    9896 Bustleton Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19115

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    Paul's Run is a senior living community located in Philadelphia, PA. Philadelphia is a large, bustling city and home to about 1.5 million people. Residents can go shared events like ball games, they can attend concerts and movies, shop and go out to restaurants with friends and visiting family, or...

  • Robinson Personal Care Home

    4104 West Girard Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19104

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    Robinson Personal Care Home is a senior living community located in Philadelphia, PA. Philadelphia is a very busy city and home to about 1.5 million people. Residents can find a host of activities to partake in, including going to restaurants, doing their shopping, going to games, concerts and...

  • Wesley Enhanced Living Pennypack Park

    8401 Roosevelt Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19152

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    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...

  • Vernon House

    Vernon House

    3226 Clifford St., Philidelphia, PA 19121

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    At Vernon House, you’ll find a 62+ Senior Philadelphia apartment community where everything you want is brought together: a location in the neighborhood where you want to live, amenities designed to make your life more enjoyable, and features that are both modern and centered on comfort. When you...

  • Faison Mews

    Faison Mews

    1655 Park Blvd., Camden, NJ 08103

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    At Faison Mews, you’ll find a 62 and older senior affordable apartment home located in the beautiful Parkside neighborhood of Camden, New Jersey. These apartments are located in a neighborhood where seniors want to live, with amenities designed to make seniors lives more enjoyable, and apartment...

  • Premier Cadbury at Cherry Hill CCRC

    Premier Cadbury at Cherry Hill CCRC

    2150 Route 38, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

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    Once you move into your apartment at Cadbury, you will feel right at home. We take care of maintenance, utilities, housekeeping and linens. You will enjoy delicious meals in our Lakeside Dining Room or Friendly Cafe. The living is easy and comfortable at Cadbury. The Lodge at Cadbury is the best...

  • Woodbury Mews

    Woodbury Mews

    122-124 Green Avenue, Woodbury, NJ 08096

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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...

  • Park View at Cheltenham

    Park View at Cheltenham

    1990 Ashbourne Rd, Elkins Park, PA 19027

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    Park View at Cheltenham is a 75-unit apartment complex, located in Elkins Park, PA for seniors 62 years of age or older who wish to live independently.   To qualify for an apartment at Park View, you must meet minimum age restrictions with qualifying incomes.  Rental assistance is welcome.

  • The Quadrangle a CCRC

    The Quadrangle a CCRC

    3300 Darby Road, Haverford, PA 19041

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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...

  • Rosemont - A Presbys Inspired Life Community

    Rosemont - A Presbys Inspired Life Community

    404 Cheswick Place, Rosemont, PA 19010

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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...

  • Yardley Commons

    Yardley Commons

    209 Laurel Road, Voorhees, NJ 08043

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    Yardley Commons provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautiful, secure grounds just 15 miles from downtown Philadelphia, you'll love our charming facilities and the convenience of being so close to the history and entertainment in 'The City of...

  • Sunrise Senior Living of Abington

    Sunrise Senior Living of Abington

    1801 Susquehanna Road, Abington, PA 19001

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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...

  • Lions Gate a CCRC

    Lions Gate a CCRC

    1110 Laurel Oak Road, Voorhees, NJ 08043

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    Lions gate, a continuing care retirement community in affiliation with the Jewish Federation of Southern New Jersey for adults 62 and up. Our residents enjoy an active worry free lifestyle complete with spacious apartments, cottages and a remarkable variety of amenities and on site health...

  • Zurbrugg Mansion

    Zurbrugg Mansion

    531 Delaware Ave, Delanco, NJ 08046

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    A Historic Architectural Marvel located on the Delaware River in Delanco, NJ. The Zurbrugg Mansion is a Georgian Style Mansion that was designed by Philadelphia architect Frank Furness and built for the Swiss Industrialist Theophilus Zurbrugg in 1910. The recently restored Historic Mansion offers...

  • Brightview Greentree

    Brightview Greentree

    170 Greentree Road, Marlton, NJ 08053

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    Located in Evesham Township, Brightview Greentree brings the best in senior living options all together in one vibrant community. The campus features senior Independent Living apartments with services and resort-like amenities as well as dedicated Assisted Living apartments and the award-winning...

  • The Manor

    The Manor

    753 Welsh Rd, Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006

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    The Manor is an intimate independent living community described by our residents as 'it just feels like home'. Located in beautiful Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania The Manor is tucked away like a quaint mountain lodge, only it's in the center of it all. Nestled back from Welsh Road, you wouldn't...

  • Brookdale Evesham

    Brookdale Evesham

    1 Brendenwood Drive, Voorhees, NJ 08043

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    Brookdale Evesham is located in a quiet neighborhood in Voorhees New Jersey, just 15 miles west of Philadelphia. Voorhees provides a central location to enjoy many activities in Philadelphia, as well as easy access to the ocean beaches and the Atlantic City boardwalk. We provide transportation for...

  • The Farms

    The Farms

    3445 Davisville Rd, Hatboro, PA 19040

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    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...

  • Brightview East Norriton

    Brightview East Norriton

    300 East Germantown Pike, East Norriton, PA 19401

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    Located on East Germantown Pike in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, Brightview East Norriton is the area's only full-service, rental retirement community. This inviting community brings together the best apartments and convenient services for Independent Living as well as support and care for...

  • Cardinal Village

    Cardinal Village

    455 Hurffville-Cross Keys Road, Sewell, NJ 08080

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    Let Cardinal Village take the worry out of your retirement years.   Our community design is all on one level. We offer a selection of apartment styles to fit your needs; all with no entrance fees and a month to month lease.   Our nondenominational community offers peace of mind and...

  • Atria Willistown

    Atria Willistown

    1713 West Chester Pike, West Chester, PA 19382

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    Atria Willistown offers an active lifestyle for southern Pennsylvania's wisest older adults. Set on eight lush acres on the east side of historic Chester County, this senior living community has been thoughtfully designed to promote comfort and independence. Independent living and customizable...

  • Juniper Village at Bucks County

    Juniper Village at Bucks County

    3200 Bensalem Blvd, Bensalem, PA 19020

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    The beauty of Juniper Village at Bucks County is the lifelong security afforded to each and every one of our residents; ongoing health care when and where needed, and the financial security of knowing that one's resources will be protected. We offer many apartment styles and sizes and our services...

  • The Fountains at Cedar Parke

    The Fountains at Cedar Parke

    114 Hayes Mill Road, Atco, NJ 08004

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    The Fountains at Cedar Parke offers continuing care retirement living in a beautiful setting. Midway between the sun and surf of the seashore and the cultural wealth of Philadelphia, we're ideally located to all the area has to offer. Join a special outing to Atlantic City or cruise on The Spirit of...

  • Ivy Gables Senior Living

    Ivy Gables Senior Living

    2210 Swiss Ln, Wilmington, DE 19810

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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. Ivy Gables opened its doors in 2014 and is owned by George and Tammy Loudon. Formally known as "Eden Rock...

  • Bellingham Retirement Community

    Bellingham Retirement Community

    1615 East Boot Road, West Chester, PA 19380

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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...

  • Twining Village a CCRC

    Twining Village a CCRC

    280 Middle Holland Road, Holland, PA 18966

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    Twining Village is a senior living community located in Holland, PA. Holland is a small community in Bucks County and home to about 4,000 people. Residents will be able to enjoy quiet walks, scenic views and frequenting small stores and area restaurants with friends, or they can relax in the comfort...

  • Forwood Manor

    Forwood Manor

    1912 Marsh Road, Wilmington, DE 19810

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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...

  • The Solana Doylestown

    The Solana Doylestown

    1621 Easton Road, Warrington, PA 18976

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    Discover the benefits of social living at the new Solana Doylestown. Set on eight beautiful acres in historic Bucks County, this vibrant community features upscale amenities including a gourmet restaurant, salon and spa, wellness center and movie theater. And with the worries of transportation,...

  • Shipley Manor

    Shipley Manor

    2723 Shipley Road, Wilmington, DE 19810

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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...

  • Foulk Manor North

    Foulk Manor North

    1212 Foulk Road, Wilmington, DE 19803

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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...

  • The Landing of Collegeville

    The Landing of Collegeville

    1421 S Collegeville Rd, Collegeville, PA 19426

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    Located in a charming residential area less than a mile from Providence Town Center, The Landing of Collegeville is a new supportive living community for active older adults. This thoughtfully designed residence provides discreet, 24-hour assistance with day-to-day care needs, as well as a Life...

  • Carneys Point Senior Apartments

    Carneys Point Senior Apartments

    44 S DuPont Rd, Carneys Point, NJ 08069

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    Carneys Point Senior Apartments feature varies size one bedroom units with all utilities included in the rent. 1st floor units have walk in showers and handicap units available. Features include Walk in closets, Pantry closets, individual heat and AC. All units have dishwasher, garbage disposal,...

  • Friends Home & Village

    Friends Home & Village

    50 South Congress Street, Newtown, PA 18940

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    SINCE 1897, CHARACTER AND CARING Our town is your town. We have two Newtown campuses rich in character and history that offer private rooms, studios, one bedroom, two bedroom, and two bedroom deluxe for those who meet the minimum age requirement of 62 years and are both socially and physically...

  • Harrison Hill Apartments

    Harrison Hill Apartments

    1015 Andrew Drive, West Chester, PA 19380

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    SPECIALS: First Two Months Free Rent on a 14-month lease. New Applicants only. Some restrictions may apply. Security Deposits reduced to $500. Specifically designed for active adults over 55. Chester County offers plenty of full service retirement facilities or...

  • Pickering Manor a CCRC

    Pickering Manor a CCRC

    226 N Lincoln Ave, Newtown, PA 18940

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    Caring, homelike, family-focused.' These are just a few of the words that residents and their loved ones have used to describe Pickering Manor, a non-profit, 5-Star facility with a 50+ year history of excellent care for seniors. Located just blocks from historic Newtown Borough in Bucks County, PA...

  • Friends Village

    Friends Village

    331 Lower Dolington Road, Newtown, PA 18940

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    Friends Village is an independent living community in the beautiful city of Newtown, PA. This community offers a great place to live for those who are seeking a safe and comfortable home in a park-like setting. Newtown is a part of Bucks County, and it provides much to do and see. Residents and...

  • Ivystone Senior Living

    7999 Route 130 South, Pennsauken, NJ 08110

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    Bentley Senior Living at Pennsauken, New Jersey in Camden County, is conveniently situated in close proximity to many communities in the Delaware Valley including Cherry Hill, Palmyra, Collingswood and Philadelphia. Our location allows easy access to local resources for residents and families. At...

  • Springfield Residences

    551 E Evergreen Avenue, Wyndmoor, PA 19038

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    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...

  • Phoebe Wyncote

    208 Fernbrook Ave, Wyncote, PA 19095

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    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.

  • Spring Mill Presbyterian Village

    2002 Joshua Road, Lafayette Hill, PA 19444

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    Spring Mill Presbyterian Village in Lafayette Hill, PA is comprised of 15 wide, sprawling acres of wonderful activities, staff and beautiful grounds. You'll be amazed at the lovely gardens, outdoor sitting areas and places to enjoy your later years. You'll be able to meet some new friends and you'll...

  • Wesley Enhanced Living Main Line a CCRC

    100 Halcyon Drive, Media, PA 19063

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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...

  • Wesley Enhanced Living Upper Moreland

    2815 Byberry Road, Hatboro, PA 19040

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    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 Living...

  • St. Mary Villa

    701 Lansdale Ave, Lansdale, PA 19446

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    Nestled quietly near the Wissahickon creek in Lansdale, PA is St. Mary Villa for Independent and Retirement living. From the moment you enter the elegant and well-appointed lobby, you'll feel immediately at home. Once you walk on the wide paths through the gardens and pass the chapel filled with...

Independent Living Facilities Near philadelphia

Who Needs Independent Living

An independent living facility is a good option for people seeking to pursue their long-term dreams in an engaging social environment that inspires and fulfills them to be better. Any senior that is able to live in their own apartment, but wants the conveniences of living within a retirement community that provides supportive services such as specialized meals, transportation, scheduled recreational activities and a variety of concierge services might consider moving to independent living.

What to Expect

Seniors moving into an independent living facility can stay as busy as they want and in a safe environment that allows them to age in place. Here is what to expect while staying in an independent living facility:

  • Minor assistance with daily living activities
  • Specialized meal plans
  • Emergency call systems in private and common area
  • Health and fitness programs
  • Housekeeping and maintenance
  • Personal and/or non-personal laundry services
  • Convenient travel services
  • Friendly neighbors
  • In-home care when needed

Activities for Seniors in Philadelphia

There is a wide array of activities to be enjoyed by residents in independent living communities in Philadelphia. These include;

Organized recreational tours - Take a Philadelphia Trolley Works city tour, providing 90 minutes of narration and sightseeing throughout the city. It's a great way to see a lot without walking too much, and also to figure out which attractions you'd most like to visit while you're in town.

Parks - You can visit the Independence National Historic Park where the United States was born and where the Founding Fathers met to plan a revolution, sign the Declaration of Independence and write out the tenets of American government in the Constitution.

Museums - You can stop at the National Liberty Museum, a unique space that celebrates democracy and its heroes both here and around the world. Have lunch at the City Tavern, a replica of the colonial establishment where many of the Founding Fathers ate. It offers a chance to indulge in the colonial delicacies of our legends.

Boardwalks or Walking Paths - Seniors can enjoy walks at the Franklin Square while chatting away with friends and appreciating America's most historic neighborhood.

Sporting events - Seniors will love the Philadelphia Games designed to provide a wholesome experience that offers active senior population a chance to have fun and show their capabilities through participation in a variety of sporting activities.

Adventure Aquarium - The Adventure Aquarium is home to more than 200,000 square feet of wildlife, making it the fifth largest aquarium in the world. Animals are often considered therapeutic for seniors, which is why your loved ones will love visiting the Adventure Aquarium in Philadelphia.

Finding Independent Living in Philadelphia

If you or your loved one is considering moving to independent living in Philadelphia area, schedule an appointment with us for a free consultation. We are here for all your independent living care needs.