Philadelphia Independent Living

My favorite thing about my apartment is knowing that I can open my front door, pick up my newspaper and walk next door to read and enjoy coffee with my friend Dorothy.” – Rosie McClellan

If you come to visit us, you will realize why we are one of the best Independent living communities in Philadelphia. PPh is both comfortable and affordable. Gone are many of the headaches of home ownership, while many of the pleasant aspects remain. Relaxation, security, things to do and places to go provide you with the lifestyle you choose! We have a busy schedule of activities and events perfect for an active person. Philadelphia Independent Living at its best!

We offer a variety of maintenance-free independent living options to fit your lifestyle needs. You can choose from spacious studio, one or two bedroom apartments located in one of our three Philadelphia independent living apartment buildings: Lawndale Manor, Alpha Manor and Gateway Manor. Each apartment has a private bath, kitchen, storage, cable-ready TV connection and many feature balconies. It’s a place where you can feel at ease, meet new friends, get involved in a variety of daily activities and simply enjoy your best retirement lifestyle.

Independent Living Floorplans

Alpha Manor Floorplans
Gateway Manor Floorplans
Lawndale Manor Floorplans

Independent Living Services and Amenities

  • Patios or balconies with many apartments
  • Electric utilities
  • Individually controlled heating and air conditioning
  • Cable TV hook-up
  • Broadband Internet available
  • On-site banking, gift shop, convenience store
  • Greenhouse and “Memory Garden”
  • Library, craft and activity rooms, ice cream parlor, train room
  • Pastoral care, social services and wellness nurse
  • 24-hour security and parking
  • Swimming pool, bowling alley, fitness center and outdoor walking path
  • Transportation to local doctors’ offices and grocery stores
  • Routine maintenance
  • Emergency call system
  • On-site doctors’ office
  • Local pharmacy delivery

If you are considering Independent Living communities in Philadelphia, we are here to help make your big move as easy and stress-free as possible. Our Move-In Coordinator will ease your transition and provide you with information and assistance on downsizing, organizing and moving. PPh is a CCRC community so if the need arises we offer higher levels of personal care and skilled nursing to our Independent Living residents.

Contact us to learn more about our Philadelphia Independent Living Community

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