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Discover the Advantages of Retirement Living at Fairhaven  

We recognize the many wonderful retirement options available in Maryland. But only Fairhaven in Sykesville combines the charm of a beloved local community with the reach and experience of Acts Retirement-Life Communities. Find out why that matters. ​​​​

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Embrace the Not-for-Profit Difference

Embrace the Not-for-Profit Difference

Our mission as a not-for-profit is to make life better for our residents (instead of making profits for our investors).
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Resident Satisfaction

Resident Satisfaction

Acts communities enjoy a 98% satisfaction rating among current residents. Their consistent referrals are the best endorsement we could receive.
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Long-tenured Staff

Long-tenured Staff

Acts takes care to hire experienced and dedicated staff who view their jobs as a calling, delivering superb service in a spirt of loving-kindness.

Discover Peace of Mind Through Fairhaven 

Sykesville residents focus on enjoying each and every day, not worrying about what’s to come. That’s because Fairhaven removes needs for anxiety, such as: 

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    Healthcare: Receive medical care right on campus, included within your existing monthly fee.

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    Costs: Residents can get cash back, averaging 39-41% back in taxes when deducting Acts fees as a prepaid medical expense. 

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    Maintenance: Home care, lawn care, repairs, snow removal, ano other chores and nuisances are all handled for you.

Discover Certainty Even in Uncertain Times

Fairhaven is also prepared for the unknown, and so are its residents. Here are more ways our Skyesville residents are able to stop worrying and start living:

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    Consistent monthly fees (regardless of home or healthcare needs) means you’re’ insulated from the volatility of the stock and housing markets, as well as possible future healthcare costs.  

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    Fairhaven was built to weather any storm, able to protect you (and even your family) in unexpected events. 

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    Never feel bored or isolated: Non-stop activities and social opportunities allow you to engage your mind, body, and spirit as often as you want. 

We’re happy to speak more about how Fairhaven and Acts can grant you peace of mind in an uncertain time. Feel free to discuss anything with a Life Care Consultant, by calling 410-795-8800

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Enticing Amenities Available at Fairhaven

Start thinking about the amenities you can enjoy at this Sykesville, MD retirement community, like a state-of-the-art fitness center and indoor swimming pool with fitness classes led by an on-site trainer. Or other physical opportunities like having a 3-hole, par-3 golf course in your own backyard. You can also express yourself creatively through the art studio and wood workshop, along with art and music appreciation classes. You can delight in formal and casual dining at the on-campus restaurants (with outdoor seating to enjoy the beautiful surroundings, of course). As a faith-based community, Fairhaven also promotes spirituality and a joyful atmosphere with an on-site chapel led by a full-time, non-denominational chaplain. And the best part of living at Fairhaven? All these amenities are available right outside your door, and included in your stay, along with any level of healthcare you may need.

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  • Computer Room
  • Game Room/Billiard Room
  • Gazebo/Picnic area
  • Art Studio
  • Wood workshop
  • Gardening areas
  • Performing Arts Center
  • Private Dining Room For Parties And Family Functions
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Library with Reading Room
  • Fitness Center
  • Shuffleboard Courts
  • Indoor Swimming Pool
  • Banking On-Campus
  • Beauty Salon On-Campus
  • Chapel
  • Gift Shop On-Campus
  • 3-hole, par-3 golf course
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  • Pet friendly
  • Fitness Trainer on Staff
  • Fitness Classes On-Site
  • Formal and casual dining available
  • Full-Time, Non-Denominational Chaplain
  • Transportation to doctors & shopping
  • Day and Overnight Trips Available
  • Cable TV Included or Available
  • Housekeeping Services Available
  • Guest Apartments Available
  • Art & music appreciation classes
  • Entertainment such as movies and concerts
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  • Massage Therapy Available
  • Spiritual Care
  • Short-Term Rehabilitation
  • Skilled Care
  • Assisted Living
  • Lifelong Learning Opportunities
  • Primary Care Services

Not seeing something you need? There’s plenty more available at Fairhaven.

Speak with a Life Care Consultant now: 410-795-8800.


Strength in Numbers

Since Fairhaven is an Acts Retirement-Life Community, residents benefit from the expertise gleaned by more than 45 years perfecting the resort-style retirement living experience. Acts now consists of 26 thriving retirement communities in nine states. Here’s what that means for you:

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    Our vast experience is evident in superior dining opportunities, well-organized activities and trustworthy healthcare. Plus, you can vacation at any of our campuses.

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    Every Acts community (including Fairhaven) has received CARF accreditation, which signifies excellence in all aspects of senior living. 

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    Acts on-site healthcare centers consistently rank among the nation’s best by state and federal agencies. 

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