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ife expectancy is on the increase and many people are living into their 90s and beyond. This means that planning for aging is of vital importance for everyone. People remain healthy as when they they have day to day social intercourse, eat well and get plenty of exercise. This is why the whole range of senior living from independent living in apartments to assisted living, nursing care, memory care and hospice are things that we need to think about. Our Senior Lifestyles section presents a variety of living situations for seniors from apartments to total care, where people can be safe, live according to their abilities and have a sense of community. Aging can be done purposefully and with dignity in the Bucks County area. Living situations are now staffed with professionals who offer rehabilitation, recreation and medical care. Diet and lifestyle can make a difference, so it can never be too early to think about these things for ourselves and those we love. Aging does not have to be something to dread, but can be another step in our development.

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SENIOR LIFESTYLES Senior Living Directory Arbour Square of Harleysville and the Birches at Arbor Square, 691, 695 and 699 Main Street, Harleysville, PA 19438; 215-501-7129; www.arboursquare.com Arbour Square of Harleysville and The Birches at Arbour Square offer a continuum of retirement options including independent living, personal care, memory care and home care with no entrance fee. Meals, social events, housekeeping, utilities, and more are included in the monthly rent. Bridges at Warwick, 1600 Almshouse Rd., Jamison, PA 18929 215-395-9976; www.thebridgesatwarwick.com At The Bridges at Warwick, every day is a celebration of seniors. Living here provides residents with a sense of purpose and contentment. Days are filled with fun and friendship with a focus on total well-being. Our brand new community, located in the heart of Warwick Township, offers a unique alternative to traditional assisted living and memory care. Our supportive, personalized lifestyle boosts residents' self-esteem by helping them stay as independent as possible for as long as possible, no matter what their current abilities may be.

Christ’s Home, 1 Sheppards’ Way, Suite 100, Warminster, PA 18974 215-956-2270; www.christshome.org Christ’s Home is one of the few organizations in the country to offer an array of life-enhancing services to both older adults and children. Our legacy of caring and compassion is interwoven into all of our dynamic programs and services. We are committed to quality programming and services that exceed community standards while providing exceptional value.The heart of Christ’s Home is to serve the Lord by providing services to senior adults and disadvantaged children in an atmosphere graced with love, dignity, compassion and respect.

Columbia Cottage, 901 East Main Street, Collegeville, PA; 610-409-8910; www.columbiacottage.com Columbia Cottage is more than just a building in which residents receive care. Rather, it is a remarkable, thriving and unique community comprised of trained and caring staff who are dedicated to providing quality and compassionate care to each and every resident each and every day.We promote independence and well-being while offer-

     

    

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where friendship, caring, dignity and respect are a way of life. Greenfield Senior Living of Perkiomen Valley, 300 Perkiomen Ave., Schwenksville, PA 19473; 610-287-1822; www.greenfieldseniorliving.com At Greenfield of Perkiomen Valley we combine all the comforts of home with the services, accessibility, and expertise of highly trained staff who love what they do — and who are proud to make your family our family. With access to top rated healthcare providers and countless opportunities for social, intellectual, and emotional growth, seniors in our community can truly thrive and pursue their passions in a safe, nurturing environment. Meadowbrook Golf and Tennis Club, 1700 Huntingdon Pike, Huntingtom Valley, PA; 215-947-8477; www.meadowbrookgolfandtennis.com Apartment homes and golf course. Explore new golf cart paths throughout the 63 acres, wooded beautiful golf course in the heart of Abington and relax with our autumn ale selection at our lounge. FA L L 2 0 1 7

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Morris Hall Meadows at Lawrenceville,Meadow Circles Drive, Lawrenceville, NJ. 609-896-0006: www,morrishall.org. Morris Hall Meadows at Lawrenceville was conceived and developed with innovative ideas about engaging the mind, body and spirit of our Elders. Morris Hall Meadows is an elder-centered model that places the maximum possible decision-making authority into the hands of the Elders or those closest to them.Following The GREEN HOUSE® model developed by Dr. Bill Thomas, we emphasize three core values: a Meaningful Life, Empowered Staff and a Real Home. We focus on community, compassion and comfort for every individual, in an environment that provides outstanding physical and emotional support.Morris Hall Meadows elders live in actual homes offering more privacy and comfort than traditional nursing home settings. Each of the thoughtfully designed single-level homes has ten private bed-and-bath suites overlooking our beautifully landscaped grounds.

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Oaks of Bensalem, 6400 Hulmeville Rd., Bensalem, PA 19020; 215-752-9140; www.sierraoaksofbensalem.com Oaks of Bensalem is a welcoming, caring senior community. Offering comfortably furnished rooms to fit individual preferences and budgets. “Oaks” is unique in providing highquality compassionate care. Visit us and discover why so many choose to call “Oaks” home!

The Park at Westminster, 600 Vally Road, Warrington, PA; 215-313-3324; info@comehometolindy.com Stylish apartment homes. Renovated kitchens and baths, private balcony, pool, playground, spin room, community garden and 20 acre nature trail to creek. Pickering Manor, 226 N. Lincoln Ave., Newtown, PA 18940; 215.968.3878; www.pickeringmanor.org. Located in the heart of the historic Newtown, Pickering Manor offers its community opportunities to enjoy vibrant and comfortable lifestyles at affordable prices. Our


Independent Living Cottages, Apartments and our Personal Care and Rehabilitation, as well as our wide range of community activities and services are designed to enable our residents to live life to the fullest. Pine Run Retirement Community, 777 Ferry Road, Doylestown, PA18901; 800-992-8992; www.pinerun.org Pine Run provides and active and engaging lifestyle for men and women age 65+ with shared and diverse interests. Pine Run is a haven for artists, gardeners, teachers and travelers, who want to explore new avenues for continued education, fitness, and fun. Reinventing yourself is for now; come explore our new cottage designs tody. The Villagers at Pine Run Retirement Community will soon enjoy expanded amenities, such as a sunlit fitness center, heated indoor swimming pool, classrooms, and multiple dining venues, to give even more choices for active living on campus. The Yorkhouse, 5325 Old York Road, Philadelphia, PA 19141; 844-296-5927; www.theyorkhouse.com Come home to The Yorkhouse Apartments… Philadelphia's premier 55+ active lifestyle community, just minutes from Elkins Park. Stylish apartments with all utilities included and NO entrance fee. Activities, dining, free shuttle, physicians office and pharmacy. Woodriver Village, 3200 Bensalem Blvd., Bensalem, PA 19020; 215-752-2370; www.woodrivervillage.com Wood River Village is an Independent LifeCare Continuing Care Retirement Community spread out over 20 beautiful acres in Bensalem, PA. Conveniently located outside of Philadelphia, PA and serving the residents of Bucks County and surrounding areas for over 30 years, Wood River Village feels like home from the moment you walk through the doors.

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Senior Lifestyles  

A section appearing in Bucks County and MONTCO magazines.