Residents’ Stories

Mark & Ron

Learn more about Life at Cartmel with Ron & Mark

Ron and Mark moved into the Cartmel neighborhood after looking at many retirement communities around the country. Mark was a painting conservator and Ron taught elementary school in the Washington,…

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What's Life like at Cartmel?

We sat down recently with Joan Shepard, who joined the Cartmel, one of our 50+ communities at Kendal-Crosslands Communities in October of 2018.    Joan moved to Cartmel from Bethany…

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Resident hand embroidery artwork

Making the Right Choice for Retirement

If you are considering whether moving into a retirement community is for you, it’s important to consider the alternative. What would living at home look like? How would you get…

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The Connollys

Meet The Connollys

Ginny and Bob Connolly moved to Crosslands in the past year, after living in the Hudson Valley for a number of years. Bob taught at a boarding school, and he…

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Jane Spangler

Finding the Perfect Place for You

When you’re looking for the perfect retirement community, what’s most important to you?   For many people, the lifestyle at Kendal-Crosslands Communities means they spend most of their time engaging…

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Bill & Gail Van Wie

Bill and Gail Van Wie- Value with Values

At Kendal-Crosslands Communities, we have residents who have come from all over the United States and even overseas, to take advantage of everything our community has to offer.   Bill…

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Karen Halstead

Meet Karen Halstead

When you meet Karen Halstead, you start to understand very quickly why she was such a favorite teacher in the Unionville-Chadds Ford School District. She’s bright, empathetic, and constantly looking…

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Betty & Bob

Sooner The Better

Kendal-Crosslands Communities will change your mind forever about retirement communities. When you meet residents of Kendal-Crosslands Communities, the first thing you’re struck by is the way they make anyone feel…

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The Bennetts

The Path: Kendal Through the Seasons

One of the benefits of communities like Kendal-Crosslands is the opportunity to spend time exploring your creativity and self-expression in a supportive community with others. We’ve had a number of…

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