“Two Guys” on an Adventure

Oct 10, 2017

Kendal at Longwood Residents Bicycle from Pittsburgh to Washington, D.C.   When George Mallory was asked, “Why did you climb Mount Everest?” he famously answered “Because it’s there.” Those are the same three words used when you ask Charlie Hill and David Leonard, two Kendal at Longwood retirement community residents, why they decided to bicycle […]

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Moving Day

Below is an excerpt from the book Experiences: Life in a Continuing Care Retirement Community, which is a compilation of essays and poetry written and published by residents of Kendal at Longwood. By Douglas Spencer The barn will be the last stop on our goodbye visit. Just an hour ago we signed the papers to complete the […]

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What Seniors Need to Know: the only seminar you need for senior living

Planning for the future is hard. In order to successfully plan for your retirement, you’ll have to anticipate the changes ahead, and then decide how to prepare for them. If you’ve already started your research, you’ve probably noticed that there are countless resources—some reliable, and some not so much. But, fear not! Everything you need […]

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A Lifestyle of Convenience at Kendal-Crosslands

“I am very, very happy that I made this decision,” says Barbara Waters, a resident at Kendal-Crosslands Communities. “You feel like your every need is met.” Barbara, along with her sister Jean Schwartz, moved to Kendal-Crosslands Communities a little over a year ago, and they have since found themselves living a lifestyle of convenience. From […]

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5 Reasons to Fall in Love with Kendal-Crosslands’ Two-Bedroom Cottage

When you become a resident of Kendal-Crosslands Communities, a Chester County Life Plan Community formerly known as a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC), you’ll have many residence options to choose from. Among them, the Two-Bedroom Cottage which is one of the most popular, providing residents with an active, maintenance-free retirement lifestyle. The Two-Bedroom Cottage, also […]

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Our Caring Community

Below is an excerpt from the book Experiences: Life in a Continuing Care Retirement Community, which is a compilation of essays and poetry written and published by residents of Kendal at Longwood. By Helen Ford I lived at Kendal for two years before the onset of my illness; what a great blessing that was! The time was […]

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Kendal~Crosslands Receives Industry Accreditation

Jul 28, 2017

Kendal~Crosslands Communities received several levels of industry accreditation awarded by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). The accreditation by CARF officially recognizes the Life Plan Community also known as a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) as a health and human service provider as having met standards for high quality of service. “Consumers face […]

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FAQ: What’s included in my monthly service fee?

When you move to a continuing care retirement community, you’ll soon become accustomed to the many services and amenities offered to you as a resident. You’ll find yourself enjoying delicious meals, cleaning less, socializing more, and spending your newly attained free time doing the things that you love most or discovering new hobbies and interests. […]

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Summer Savings with the One-Bedroom Floor Plan

Retirement living is all about options. You’ll choose how to spend your time and money, so you can get exactly what you want out of your retirement. Kendal-Crosslands makes it easy by providing you with many options, including our extensive range of cottage and apartment homes available. No matter your lifestyle, you’ll find a home […]

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The Natural Beauty of Kendal-Crosslands Communities

Kendal-Crosslands Communities offers residents natural, beautiful scenery that can’t be found at just any retirement community. The 500-acre campus features an accredited level one arboretum, woodlands, meadows and plenty of green space, all for the enjoyment of residents and staff. “Being surrounded by nature in any time of your life has health benefits,” says Casey […]

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