Independent Living

Phone: 215-697-8086

Personal Care

Phone: 215-697-8031

Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation

Phone: 215-697-8005

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Posted on: Jun 15, 2016 by Deanna Keough

We would like to thank Danny Goldsmith, Bernie Lens, and Allan Silverberg of the Jewish War Veterans of the U.S.A., Post 697, for sharing their amazing Holocaust survivor stories with our guests and residents. Many in our audience were moved to tears as Danny shared his story of his courageous mother, loving father, and the […]

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Posted on: May 27, 2016 by Beatrice Couloute

What event perennially marks the first day of summer for you? As children, it was often the last day of school. As adults, it can be something simple like wearing shorts outside for the first time, or perhaps the first day of the season that you have Italian water ice from Rita’s. We each tend […]

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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: Apr 08, 2016 by Deanna Keough

The Philadelphia Protestant Home (PPh) hosted its 10th annual Bergdoll Society Dinner at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 in the PPh Social Hall. This year’s event was particularly special as PPh introduced a new award, the PPh Community Leadership and Service Award, which was be presented to the Lawncrest Community Association. In addition […]

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Posted on: Apr 04, 2016 by Beatrice Couloute

  Want to come for a tour?  We are available during the weekdays 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturdays between 10 a.m.-2 p.m. We have affordable apartments and great amenities. Call us at 215-697-8086 and pick a convenient time for you to see our beautiful five-star senior living community.

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Posted on: Mar 24, 2016 by Deanna Keough

For Immediate Release: March 24, 2016 Contact: Patrick Donohue, VP of Marketing, Development and Community Relations at 215-697-8568 THE PHILADELPHIA PROTESTANT HOME CELEBRATES LOYAL DONORS Celebrating PPh’s 10th Annual Bergdoll Society Dinner Presentation of the new PPh Community Leadership and Service Award Presentation of the Bergdoll Society Award (March 23, 2016, PHILADELPHIA) The Philadelphia Protestant […]

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Posted on: Mar 08, 2016 by Daniel Loughrey

Reaching and maintaining a healthier weight contributes to your overall health and well-being. Losing even a few pounds or preventing further weight gain has health benefits. March is National Nutrition Month, and here are a few healthy eating tips from Cathy Boland, PPh’s Director of Nutrition and Quality Assurance. Set healthy, realistic goals. You are […]

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Posted on: Mar 01, 2016 by Daniel Loughrey

Lou DiCrescenzo (Smilin’ Lou Powers of WBCB 1490 AM) is a phenomenal radio personality and an even better man.  He is a graduate of West Chester University with a degree in Music and of Drexel University with a degree in Electro-Mechanical Engineering.  He has played the clarinet with the Mercer County Orchestra, Trenton Symphony and […]

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Posted on: Feb 12, 2016 by Beatrice Couloute

Like any other big decision in life, some times familial support can really be helpful. Many people looking at senior living communities rely on their adult children, nieces or nephews for guidance. They come along for tours and help with making sure their loved one picks the right senior living community. Unfortunately, they can also […]

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Posted on: Feb 09, 2016 by Daniel Loughrey

April 15th is right around the corner as we all prepare for our favorite time of the year…  Tax time!  The process of preparing your taxes and getting everything ready can be intimidating, but you should be alright if you adequately prepare and plan ahead. Here are five tips from Barbara J. Stanton, Controller at […]

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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