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Phone: 215-697-8086

Personal Care

Phone: 215-697-8031

Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation

Phone: 215-697-8005

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Posted on: Apr 21, 2016 by Beatrice Couloute

On Tuesday, we held a Passover Seder for approximately 50 guests. A mix of residents and family members enjoyed a traditional Seder meal including Matzah Ball Soup, and Gefilte fish. The Seder ceremony was well done by Rabbi Tsurah August and her husband Yosaif who played the guitar while she led the crowd in traditional […]

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Posted on: Nov 23, 2015 by Deanna Keough

The Philadelphia Protestant Home (PPh) culminated our yearlong 125th Anniversary Celebration during Founders’ Day on Tuesday, November 17, 2015. The PPh Board, administration, staff and residents took part in the unveiling of a historical timeline, which is now permanently displayed in our main lobby. We also received a generous $125,000 matching gift from The Arcadia […]

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Posted on: Nov 16, 2015 by Deanna Keough

THE PHILADELPHIA PROTESTANT HOME CELEBRATES FOUNDERS’ DAY Celebrating 125th Anniversary and Unveiling of Historical Timeline PPh Auxiliary Annual Gift Presentation Recognizing Long-term Employees and Residents and Honoring Six 100-plus-year-old Residents (Philadelphia, PA – November 16, 2015) – The Philadelphia Protestant Home (PPh) announced that it is culminating its year-long 125th Anniversary Celebration during Founders’ Day […]

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Posted on: Nov 12, 2015 by Deanna Keough

Veterans of PPh filled our Social Hall for a special ceremony held yesterday in their honor.  The annual ceremony is organized by PPh Director of Community Relations, Bill Conaway.  Bill also facilitates the monthly meetings for the Veterans Program of PPh.  This year’s ceremony began with Bill giving a heartfelt speech to thank those involved […]

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Posted on: Oct 15, 2015 by Daniel Loughrey

PPh’s Baseball Club was born in the year 2000 by a group of dedicated resident baseball fanatics along with our President and CEO, Anthony Manzo. Having identified a popular common interest amongst them, this group started gathering on the last Wednesday of each month to talk about matters of Baseball both past and present. The […]

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Posted on: Apr 24, 2015 by Deanna Keough

The Philadelphia Protestant Home is honored to celebrate 125 years of dedicated, volunteer service. Volunteers have served our community faithfully since it’s founding in 1890. In 2014, our volunteers donated 46,000 hours of service to our community. Each year, during the month of April, we hold a luncheon to celebrate the many hours of time […]

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Posted on: Dec 17, 2014 by Beatrice Couloute

 The 3-day campaign called for manufacturer coupon donations and staff and resident volunteers to clip thousands of coupons. Thanks to the effort of PPh Veterans group, residents and staff, we raised over $53,000 in coupons for service men and women overseas.

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Posted on: Dec 15, 2014 by Deanna Keough

In 2014, PPh’s dedicated volunteers have completed approximately 41,000 volunteer hours. This vast amount of hours has saved us nearly $375,000 in labor costs, savings we are able to direct towards enhancing programs and services for the benefit of our residents. To show our appreciation for our volunteers, our Volunteer Coordinator, Carol Cherrington, organizes an […]

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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