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Frequently Asked Questions about a CCRC

Independent Living, Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing and More

Frequently Asked Questions about Jenner’s Pond Continuing Care Retirement Community:

Is Jenner’s Pond a continuing care retirement community?
Yes, Jenner’s Pond is a continuing care retirement community, which means we offer a full range of wellness and health care services to help support an independent lifestyle throughout retirement. Our continuum of care includes Independent Living, Assisted Living, skilled nursing home, and specialized care for people with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of memory loss. This tiered approach to care meets the changing needs of our residents.

Where is Jenner’s Pond?
We’re scenically situated on 88 acres in southern Chester County in West Grove, Pennsylvania. Only a short distance from the larger cities of Newark and Wilmington, residents enjoy small-town living with big-city conveniences nearby. Nearby cultural resources include Lincoln University, the University of Delaware, Longwood Gardens, Winterthur Garden and Museum, and the Brandywine River Museum. Jennersville Regional Hospital is located adjacent to Jenner’s Pond.

Who owns Jenner’s Pond?
Jenner’s Pond is part of Simpson Senior Services, a not-for-profit family of five continuing care retirement communities in Pennsylvania. These highly desirable retirement communities include Jenner’s Pond, Simpson House, Simpson Meadows, Simpson Gardens, and Simpson Mid-Town. With unique settings, along with a variety of services, The Simpson Senior Services family of continuing care retirement communities provides the highest quality of services and amenities for seniors from diverse backgrounds and economic circumstances.

What types of homes are available?
Our 88-acre community includes Independent Living apartments and cottages, Assisted Living apartments in The Ruston Residence, and private and semi-private accommodations in Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation in The Preston Residence.

Are pets allowed?
Yes.

What services and amenities are available?
Our Alison Community Center offers four dining venues, a pub, a cafe, library, computer center, art room, theatre, and gathering areas with fireplaces. All residents have a lifetime membership to the Jennersville YMCA, a state-of-the-art fitness center with indoor/outdoor pool, sauna, therapy pool, exercise classes, and day lockers. Outdoors, the community has an outdoor patio, paved walking paths all over the campus, shade trees, a pond, and garden space. Residents enjoy on-site services like banking, a gift shop, a convenience store and a beauty salon and barbershop. We provide services that cover everything from interior and exterior maintenance to security, utilities, landscaping, housekeeping, and scheduled transportation. Read more about our services and amenities.

How much does it cost to live at Jenner’s Pond?
Our admissions and finance team will review your financial situation, and discuss your options. We have an entrance fee and monthly charges. However, these fees are dependent on a variety of factors including health, type of residence, number of residents and the type of service contract. Call us at 800-341-3556, and we’ll set up an appointment with a representative who can walk you through the different housing options, cost structures and contract choices.

How can I reserve a residence today?
It’s easy! Simply call us at 800-341-3556 and we’ll set up an appointment. Or you can use the contact form online. We’re ready to answer your questions and to help you plan for your future at Jenner’s Pond.

What if I have to sell my home before I move?
Call us at 800-341-3556, and we can help you. With the Jenner’s Pond Smart Move Program, our specialists can advise you and help plan every part of your move. Call 610-869-6719 to get started.