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Located just outside historic Philadelphia, the Residence at Glen Riddle is an assisted living community offering personal care and memory care services. The community is set on 11.5 acres of land in the stunning Pennsylvania countryside offering spectacular views of the area’s natural beauty. Inside the community, residents can enjoy a wide variety of amenities and wellness programs, including endless social events and a world-class restaurant.
The Residence at Glen Riddle prides itself on its many amenities, offering relaxing lounge areas, common rooms, and a library where residents can read and unwind. When residents want to socialize, they can do so at the community’s scheduled events, which include a wide variety of recreational and educational opportunities where residents can make friends and stimulate their minds.
With a full calendar of social events and wellness programs each month, the Residence at Glen Riddle makes it easy for everyone to find something they will enjoy. Their events change daily, featuring art classes, fitness programs, and other activities. Residents can go to a painting class, attend pet therapy, play in a board game competition, or watch a classic movie with their friends as part of community life at the Residence at Glen Riddle.
If residents want to take a short journey to Philadelphia, they can travel with their peers as part of the community’s group outings. They can take a trip to the nearby Liberty Bell to witness the historic landmark in person or go on a shopping spree at one of Philadelphia’s luxurious malls. Whether a person is into science, technology, arts, food, history, or shopping, there is something fun to do in the area surrounding the Residence at Glen Riddle.
When residents want to stay near home, they can take advantage of the community’s on-site amenities. They can get their hair styled at the on-campus hair salon, practice their swing on the putting green, or take a stroll through the tastefully landscaped gardens. If a person needs help getting to and from parts of the community, they can request escort services from a caregiver to make sure they get there safely.
In addition to their extensive list of amenities, the Residence at Glen Riddle offers a wide variety of senior care services, including personal care and Alzheimer's care. Their personal care services are ideal for assisted living residents who need help with their activities of daily living, like eating, dressing, or maintaining their personal hygiene. By using a person-centered approach to care, the staff works with each resident one-on-one to identify their daily needs and create an individualized care plan tailored accordingly.
No two people receive the same services every day, receiving only as much care as they need to give them as much independence as possible. If residents need to request emergency care, they can do so by using their room’s emergency call system or their emergency pendant. The staff conducts daily check-ins for everyone to make sure everything is going well and are available for around-the-clock care every day.
Depending on a person’s level of care, they may receive personal care services like the following during their stay at the Residence of Glen riddle:
When a person moves in, they can choose from four floor plans (depending on availability). The community offers two compact studio layouts for people who want minimal space to manage and two spacious floor plans for incoming residents who want a little more room. Each apartment is unique with its own personal charm and includes:
Residents are welcome to prepare meals in their apartment as they please, but the on-campus restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner every day. The staff prepares world-class, nutritious meals like chicken stir-fry with teriyaki, beef enchiladas with cheese, and ravioli with meat sauce daily, never serving the same dish two days in a row. They are happy to prepare meal substitutions for people with food allergies, people who eat kosher, and people who do not eat meat.
To learn more about the community, use the links above to make an inquiry or schedule a tour. Touring the community is an excellent way to see everything it has to offer like it’s impressive landscaping and its spacious apartments. The staff are happy to explain what makes the Residence at Glen Riddle a special senior living community and can help guests compare it to other assisted living facilities and independent living communities in the area. For more information, read the frequently asked questions (FAQ) below.
Yes! Alongside their assisted living programs, the Residence at Glen Riddle offers a dedicated memory care community. The memory care community is staffed with highly-trained caregivers who specialize in helping people with Alzheimer's and dementia. They use structured activities and proven methods to help residents learn to live with Alzheimer's and memory loss, teaching them ways to improve their recall and mental clarity.
The Residence at Glen Riddle's memory care program is ideal for older adults with varying degrees of memory loss. They can help people with mild memory impairments to people with late-stage Alzheimer's disease. Prospective residents can learn if the community's memory care program is right for them during their pre-admission assessment with a care adviser.
Yes! The Residence at Glen Riddle offers a respite care program for older adults who usually receive in-home care. They can stay at the community for up to 30 consecutive days, receiving the same high-quality senior care like assisted living residents. For more information about the respite care program, use the link above to make an inquiry.
No. Like many assisted living facilities and independent living communities, the Residence at Glen Riddle's services are exclusively non-medical. They do not offer skilled nursing care or ongoing medical attention on-campus.
Only a short drive from Philadelphia, The Residence at Glen Riddle offers personal care and memory care over 11.5 acres in the serenity and beauty of the countryside. The community features gorgeous, landscaped grounds with plenty of walkways and sitting areas. Inside we have comfortable lounges and common spaces, perfect for reading or socializing. A lovely private dining room, a community theater and a well-stocked library help our residents stay active and involved. We also offer wellness programs, stimulating activities and creative on-site physical and occupational therapy services. Scheduled activities include outings to nearby museums, malls, casinos, and many other attractions. Residents also enjoy movie nights, board game competitions, group fitness classes, and more. There’s truly something for everyone! Learn more about your care needs and which options are the best fit. Take Our Survey Keep Reading
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Residence at Glen Riddle is ranked 3 out of 5 total assisted living communities in the city of Media, 32 out of 130 communities within 20 mile radius and 71 out of 337 communities within the state of Pennsylvania.
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