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Philadelphia Senior Living Resources

Philadelphia is a city with a rich cultural history and an impressive variety of recreation and fine dining options. Seniors living in the city have access to world class medical services, historical landmarks from earliest days of the nation, and cheese steak vendors on every corner. Group homes and senior living communities are available to fit any lifestyle and any budget.

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Median Senior Living Costs

Philadelphia, PA

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Senior Living in Philadelphia, PA is:

  • 17.9% less expensive than the state of Pennsylvania
  • 26.6% less expensive than the Northeast region
  • 9.4% less expensive than the nation as a whole
Use our Senior Living Cost Index to learn more about senior living costs in your area.

Professional Senior Services

Explore the Directory to find local senior products and services that meet the needs of you and your family.

Alzheimer's & Dementia

ARTZ Philadelphia was founded on the belief that people living with dementia should be afforded the benefits of well-being and quality of life that others enjoy. We provide cultural and creative opportunities that turn that belief into reality. We are committed to supporting and celebrating people with dementia and their care partners as valued members of our wider creative community.

Elder Law Attorneys

The mission of our firm is to provide professional service to our clients and to excel in the area of elder law. We constantly strive to maintain a high level of service while keeping costs reasonable.

Ferry Joseph offers a full complement of elder law services tailored to meet the specific needs and concerns of our senior clients and their families. Our attorneys are experienced with Medicaid planning, estate planning through the use of wills, trusts and other estate documents, the preparation of Miller Trusts and Special Needs Trusts, planning for incapacity through the use of durable powers of attorney, advance health care directives and related documents, guardianship actions, elder neglect and abuse, litigation, and trust and estate administration.

McAndrews Law Offices

McAndrews Law Offices, P.C.
(610) 648-9300
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As you grow older, your needs and objectives change. Your financial arrangements, tax strategies, estate plans, medical provisions and legal safeguards should reflect your shifting goals and lifestyle. Elder law firm McAndrews Law Offices, P.C. was established in 1983 by experienced attorneys who develop sophisticated plans that incorporate: Estate planning, Estate administration, Public benefits, Financial planning, Tax issues, Long-term medical care, Guardianship, Powers of attorney, Advance medical directives, Planning for special needs child or family member.

Estate Sales

As a full service Estate Sale company, we understand at times that families are left in a position where personal belongings need to be sold or liquidated in a timely manner (for the best price). Starting with a complimentary consultation at your home, we will answer any questions you may have in this process and provide you with your personal project advocate to compassionately assist you in every aspect of liquidating your estate. We do everything we can to support a smooth transition for Seniors at this critical stage in their lives.

Financial Advisors

We work with Financial Planners & Advisors and Legal & Health Professionals to help retirees pay off their mortgages and supplement their retirement income. Jefferson Mortgage Group serves both Virginia and Pennsylvania.

Optavise is insurance education and financial management for seniors made clear, efficient, and organized.

We provide in-home assistance with everyday financial and paperwork matters. Member of the American Association of Daily Money Managers (AADMM).

We can help you execute a sound financial program utilizing the following products and services: Estate Conservation, Insurance and Annuity Products, Investment Management, Tax Management and Retirement Strategies.

Health, Medical & Safety

HandyPro specializes in home modifications for seniors and others with physical mobility challenge. At HandyPro we are people-focused, not product-focused.

Real Estate Services

As we age, we demand specialists for our health, insurance, legal, and financial needs. So it make sense to do the same for our lifestyle and housing needs. The most common concern I hear from seniors about making transitions, is that they simply don’t know where to start. As a Seniors Real Estate Specialist®, I have the patience, willingness, training, expertise, resources, and knowledge to help seniors overcome the fears associated with making life changing transitions.

Personal Property Managers provides a one-call, one-stop solution for helping seniors and their families sell and market their home. We are a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business, and offer full service discount real estate services and award winning market ready services which help you get the best selling price for your home, while selling it in the shortest time possible. We do this via our home downsizing sizing services, content cleanout services, content liquidation and moving services. We service PA and NJ. With Personal Property Managers…one call does it all.

Senior Activities


Each year in honor of Older Americans Month in May, "Celebrate Arts & Aging" showcases the achievements and creativity of older artists, offers a broad range of opportunities for senior citizens to experience performing and visual arts, and runs workshops and classes where they can cultivate their own creativity.

Penn's Village (PV) is a community-based nonprofit formed in 2008 by a group of Philadelphia’s Center City residents to support individuals in their community as they age in place. It offers volunteer-delivered services, educational and cultural programs, a preferred provider list, and more.


Philadelphia Senior Center (PSC) has kept more than 5,000 seniors active and independent in their homes and communities every year for the past 60 years. PSC serves as a resource for recreation, group meals, health and wellness education and other supportive services for adults 55 and older.

Senior Moving

Serving individuals and their Families' Transition and Downsizing needs. We can sell your home or the treasures in it while making your move easy.

Personal Property Managers provides a one-call, one-stop solution for helping seniors transition and move into a senior community. We are a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business, and offer an award winning single-point-of-contact to help you move your senior loved one. We take care of moving their possessions and also can assist families via our home downsizing services, home content cleanout services and home content liquidation. We service PA and NJ. With Personal Property Managers…one call does it all.

Senior Transition Services takes the burden of relocating off you and your family by handling all the physical arrangements of your move while providing objective and practical guidance throughout the process.

Philadelphia's award-winning The Organizing Professionals provide soup to nuts decluttering, packing, unpacking and organizing services. We take the stress out of your move so you can continue enjoying life. Contact us for a free in-home consultation.

Senior Services

Services include removing clutter, preparing homes for sale and easing the transition into smaller housing including Assisted Living facilities.

Something Better, Inc. has been in the business of cleaning, organizing, and de-cluttering since 2004. We bring compassionate hearts and hands to each client's home to make a safer and more pleasant environment and to help downsize.


If you are in need of wheelchair transportation services let Supportive Transportation of Philadelphia drive you from Philadelphia to wherever you need to go.

Local Attractions and Amenities

Upcoming Philadelphia Senior Events
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Aug 20, 2018 through Aug 24, 2018
Philadelphia, PA
Aug 20, 2018 through Aug 24, 2018
Moorestown, NJ
Aug 20, 2018 through Aug 24, 2018
Chester Springs, PA
Sep 01, 2018
Garnet Valley, PA
Sep 15, 2018
Blue Bell, PA

_ The 2018 Montco SAAC's Meals on Wheels Outrunning Senior Hunger 5k:

Join us for a timed 5k run or fun 3k walk to help feed Seniors in our communities who may go hungry without your help.  The...

Sep 15, 2018
9:00 AM
Blue Bell, PA
Join us for a timed 5k run or fun 3k walk to help feed Seniors in our communities who may go hungry without your help. The Senior Adult Activities Center of Montgomery County (Montco SAAC) is a...
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