With its abundance of quality retirement communities, Pennsylvania is a popular destination for retirees and older adults. The state offers retirement-friendly tax systems to help you make the most of your savings and provides a huge selection of local conveniences and attractions.
Best of all, if you choose one of the eight communities overseen by Acts Retirement-Life Communities, you gain access to what’s called Type A Life Care, meaning should you ever need a higher level of health care, it’s already included. Read on to learn more about our Acts continuing care retirement communities in in Pennsylvania, or explore local areas like Bucks County, Delaware County, Montgomery County, and Philadelphia.
Our Retirement-Life Communities Homes in Pennsylvania PA
This Northern Montgomery county 34-acre retirement community offers plenty of on-site amenities, as well as Acts’ Signature Residence Program.
Located in historic Fort Washington, this retirement community is just a short distance from downtown Philadelphia.
Granite Farms Estates is a 55-acre Delaware County retirement campus, perfect for those who love the outdoors as well as frequent trips to the city.
This pet-friendly Continuing Care Retirement Community offers many different amenities and is close to some of the best healthcare facilities in the area.
Just south of the Main Line and packed with resort-style amenities, Lima Estates is the perfect retirement community for active seniors.
This 100-acre active senior community is just northwest of Philadelphia in Blue Bell.
This 75-acre Bucks County senior living campus offers a variety of fun activities, amenities, and so much more.
Spring House Estates is one of the Philadelphia area's most recognized senior living communities, with a 58-acre campus nestled within lovely woods.
Benefits of Living at Pennsylvania Retirement Communities
As any Philadelphia native can tell you, southeastern Pennsylvania retirement communities are highly respected for a reason. You can keep scrolling for a list of wonderful benefits to retiring in a Pennsylvania community.
Acts has continuing care retirement communities throughout Pennsylvania that will keep you close to all the local conveniences and attractions the area has to offer. With so much to do, you'll feel at home at any of our retirement homes in PA.
Plus, all Acts communities provide included health services such as assisted living for no increase to your monthly fee based on an increased health need. You can watch this video to learn more.
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Is Pennsylvania a Good Place to Retire?
Local Highlights for Retirees Living in PA
Sports: The Philadelphia area is home to five major sports teams: The Philadelphia Phillies, Philadelphia Eagles, Philadelphia 76ers, Philadelphia Flyers, and the Philadelphia Union soccer team. And four of those teams play within the South Philadelphia Sports Complex, which is easily accessible by highway or public transportation.
Museums: Unsurprisingly, a city with this much history has plenty of museums! Museums of note include the Brandywine River Museum, the Wharton Esherick Museum, and the more kid-friendly Please Touch Museum. Not to mention the famous Museum of Art.
Live Theater: Live entertainment can be found just around the corner from our communities. For instance, Ambler, PA is home to the Act II Playhouse and in Media there’s the Media Theatre for the Performing Arts. You can also see some of the biggest names in comedy performing at the Valley Forge Casino. And of course downtown Philadelphia has orchestra productions, plays, and musicals at the Kimmel Center, Academy of Music, and other theaters in a central area.
National Parks: For outdoor enthusiasts, the Philadelphia area is home to several state parks, many of which are just a short distance from our retirement homes in PA. Browse a list of Philadelphia area parks here.
Explore the Acts Network of Retirement Communities Beyond PA
Do you currently live in an Acts retirement community but are interested in visiting one of our eight retirement homes in PA? Or are you in a PA community and want to visit another state? Then it’s time to start packing your bags! Because Acts residents can visit and stay at all 26 of our campuses throughout the country. Schedule a visit to Pennsylvania, Georgia, Florida, or anywhere there is an Acts campus! It’s just another one of the great Acts amenities.
Acts also partners with Willow Valley Communities in Lancaster, PA, which has been serving older adults since 1984 with a network of three campuses. Acts' alliance with Willow Valley brings together two of the nation's largest not-for-profit senior living organization to enhance the ability of both organizations to serve seniors.
Further Reading on PA Retirement
- Finding the Best Places to Retire in Pennsylvania
- Things You Never Knew About Retiring in Pennsylvania
- Is Pennsylvania a Good Place to Retire?
- What's So Great About Retirement Living in Pennsylvania?
- Everything You Need to Know About Senior Living in Lansdale, PA
- Tax Benefits for Retirees in PA
- 5 Reasons Fort Washington, PA is One of the Best Places to Retire
- Wondering Where to Retire? 5 Reasons to Choose Ambler, Pennsylvania
- Retirement Hobbies to Explore in Media, Pennsylvania
- 5 Reasons to Retire in Southampton, Pennsylvania