Independent Living

Phone: 215-697-8086

Personal Care

Phone: 215-697-8031

Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation

Phone: 215-697-8005

General Inquiries: (215) 697-8000
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Our Blog

Posted on: Jun 29, 2015 by Deanna Keough

By Daniel Loughrey, Assistant Director of Foundation and Corporate Giving “Everyone Has A Story” Series from the PPh Perspective featuring: John Hughes, Ed.D. On December 4, 1941, a young boy turned ten years old. He celebrated with family three days later at an aunt’s house in Broomall, PA. That evening, the family gathered around the […]

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Posted on: Jun 26, 2015 by Deanna Keough

By Deanna Keough, PPh Blog Contributor A tree planting dedication was held on June 24th to commemorate The Philadelphia Protestant Home’s Quasquicentennial. A White Oak, chosen for its distinguishing traits, is symbolic to the Home’s prevailing history, strong foundation and anticipation for a prosperous future. The ceremony began with Anthony Manzo, PPh President and CEO, […]

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Posted on: Jun 24, 2015 by Deanna Keough

Author: Daniel Loughrey, PPh Perspective & E-News Editor PPh is pleased to announce the hiring of John Hunt as our new Executive Chef. John will oversee all food preparation, menu design and kitchen operations for the facility in addition to event catering. When not at PPh, John will continue to stage (be a guest chef) […]

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Posted on: Jun 23, 2015 by Beatrice Couloute

Submitted by Lisa Burke, Director of Dining Services and Meals on Wheels Memorial Day kicked off the summer season at the Jersey Shore. For many families in the surrounding areas, heading to the shore is a long time tradition, including our PPh family. Some of my best memories were down the shore having great food and good drinks […]

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Posted on: Jun 10, 2015 by Deanna Keough

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Posted on: Jun 04, 2015 by Beatrice Couloute

Submitted by Eileen Bratton, RN,C PPh Senior Director, Skilled Nursing and Infection Control May was a very busy month in PPh, we celebrated our Nursing staff with a delicious luncheon. We also remembered our residents who dedicated their lives to serving others in the field of Nursing. The renovations to the third floor in Pathways […]

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Posted on: Jun 02, 2015 by Deanna Keough

The Story of Gunter Hauer Written by: Daniel Loughrey, PPh Perspective & E-News Editor, March 2015 Gunter Hauer was born in Berlin, Germany in 1919. His father was a veteran of the first world war and was awarded an Iron Cross (Germany’s highest military honor) for his service. Growing up in Berlin in the 1920s […]

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Posted on: Jun 01, 2015 by Deanna Keough

Thank you to our many Bergdoll Society members who joined us in our Social Hall on Thursday, May 21, 2015 for an event to show our gratitude for your generosity to our Home and mission. It is because of you that the older adults of PPh are afforded the opportunity to achieve their highest possible […]

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What Residents Say

"In my two years at PPH, I’ve grown to like it very much. At first, I felt like a stranger and then as I began to talk to people, we increasingly became good friends. A way to meet people is to join clubs. I’m now part of the PPH Auxiliary. I love helping with their flea markets because you never know what you can find. Recently, I’ve joined an evening quilting class. I love that I can continue to enjoy my life outside of PPH while experiencing the offers here.….especially the pool! Everything is just so convenient.

– Lucille Hite, Independent Living resident

What Families Say

"My mom is sooo happy at PPH, I can’t even describe it in strong enough words. She’s met so many new friends and these ladies do EVERYTHING together! She sees Dad every day in Pathways, but can have her life too. She’s gone to so many activities and I think I’ve already been to Scoops with her at least 15 times. She loves the dining room and Bistro too. My sister, Ilene, and I are so delighted that Mom is happy.......Wow, it feels like Mom’s been there about 2 years—but it’s only 2 months!! That’s how comfortable and natural it feels for her – and for all of us.

– Rhonda Frenkel, daughter of residents Jack & Bernice Segal