Morningside House of Friendship, Hanover MD
Opened in 1998, Morningside House of Friendship is a senior living community offering an all-inclusive selection of independent and assisted living services. In 2011, the community added the Memory Lane program, dedicated to helping people with Alzheimer’s disease. With twenty-four-hour staff and around-the-clock care, Morningside House of Friendship creates a nurturing environment where residents can live a thriving life with unwavering peace of mind.
After many years of working, caring for a family, and maintaining a home, retirement should be a time of relaxation and enjoyment. Without daily chores to worry about, living a happy retirement is easier than ever for the Morningside House of Friendship’s residents. Staff members provide personal assistance on an individual basis, helping community members with their activities of daily living (like bathing, dressing, or eating). They provide weekly housekeeping, laundry services, and other chore assistance to let residents live a laid-back, worry-free lifestyle.
In addition to their long-term care services, Morningside House of Friendship offers a comprehensive selection of social opportunities and recreational amenities. Living an active lifestyle is a cornerstone of a healthy retirement and the community makes this possible with their ever-changing selection of social activities, learning opportunities, and group outings. Each month, the staff publish a calendar of recreational activities for residents. The activities change daily, giving everyone a chance to find something they will enjoy day-in and day-out.
What types of social opportunities does Morningside House of Friendship offer? There’s no easy answer because they strive to keep their events calendar unique each month. One day, residents may be invited to a pet therapy session in the common room to spend quality time with puppies and kittens, and the next they may enjoy a classic movie screening with their friends. Which recreational activities a person enjoys depends on their personal preference, meaning everyone has complete control over their social schedule.
To help residents plan their social outings ahead of time, the community publishes their monthly events calendar online. The calendar is never the same two months in a row, and commonly features activities like:
- Board game competitions
- Arts and crafts sessions (like painting or photography classes)
- Guest speakers, lectures, and other lifelong learning opportunities
- Group outings and hikes to nearby sightseeing landmarks, shopping malls, and more
- Pet therapy
- Live musical and theatre performances
- Devotional meetings, like prayer groups and Bible studies
- Community gardening
- Happy hours and other party-like events
- Fitness classes and exercise programs
- Classic movie screenings
- Billiards and card game nights
Life at Morningside House of Friendship is relaxed and stress-free. Whether residents want to spend alone time in their spacious apartments or join community events to make friends, Morningside House of Friendship is a place where people can celebrate their identity while living the lifestyle of their dreams. The community believes life enrichment is as important as quality long-term care and helping people live a thriving life is a core part of their promise to residents.
Part of Morningside House of Friendship’s commitment to exceptional senior care is their dedication. The staff go above and beyond when helping residents with their activities of daily living, treating each person with unlimited compassion and patience. Whether they are cleaning apartments as part of their weekly housekeeping routines, providing laundry services, or helping residents with their daily activities, the staff are calm and professional, creating a secure environment where people thrive.
Of the community’s many services and amenities, perhaps the most popular is their on-campus restaurant. Staffed with professional chefs, the restaurant serves delicious meals for breakfast, lunch, and dinner each day. Residents can enjoy classic recipes like roast beef with a baked potato, chunky chicken noodle soup, or turkey chili among limitless other selections as part of their day-to-day routine. The staff is happy to provide meal substitutions as necessary for residents with special dietary needs or food allergies, such as gluten-free or vegetarian meals.
To learn more about the community’s assisted living services, Alzheimer’s care program, or their living options, use the link above to make an inquiry. Families who want a clear idea of what it means to retire at Morningside House of Friendship can tour the community for free and see it in person. Touring the community is a great way to see their assisted living and independent living apartments up close or to sample the meals. Staff is happy to answer questions, explaining what sets Morningside House of Friendship apart from other continuing care retirement communities in Hanover, MD.
For more information, read the frequently asked questions (FAQ) below.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Q: Does Morningside House of Friendship offer skilled nursing care for disabled people?
Disabled people are welcome at Morningside House of Friendship, but they do not offer skilled nursing care for people who need ongoing medical attention. Unlike a nursing home, the community is not licensed or equipped to provide continuing medical care and may not be a suitable choice for people who need more than personal assistance. Their services are akin to in-home care, designed for people who want to preserve their independence while receiving help with their activities of daily living.
For more information about long-term care at Morningside House of Friendship, use the link above to make an inquiry.
Q: What is senior living like at Morningside House of Friendship?
Everyone’s experience at Morningside House of Friendship is different, but the community strives to make each individual’s stay live up to their expectations. Residents start their day with a healthy breakfast and a daily check-in, setting them up for an enjoyable afternoon. Once they are finished with their morning activities, they may enjoy lunch and participate in social events with their peers. To end the day, they partake in a delicious dinner in the dining room and get help with their nighttime routine, letting them sleep with the peace of mind that tomorrow will be as excellent as today. Overall, the community is relaxed and vibrant, creating a comfortable, soothing environment where senior residents thrive.
For more information about retirement living at Morningside House of Friendship, use the link above to make an inquiry.
Q: How much does it cost to live at Morningside House of Friendship? Are there special payment options for low-income seniors?
Everyone’s monthly rental fees are different at Morningside House of Friendship. Depending on a person’s living options and daily care routine, they may pay more or less than their peers. The best way to financially plan for Morningside House of Friendship is to get a personal quote using the “Get Pricing” tool above and speak to staff about their flexible payment programs.
From The Owner
Morningside House of Friendship opened in 1998 and expanded in both 2011 and 2015 to include Stepping Stones and Memory Lane. Our community for memory care and assisted living in Hanover, MD, features 75 lovely units making up studios, one bedrooms and semi-private rooms furnished with wall-to-wall carpets and mini blinds. We offer residents the comforts of home and their family members peace of mind. Morningside House of Friendship offers freedom and an ideal lifestyle for each of its residents to enjoy life in our Hanover, MD, assisted living community however they choose. Our residents live with the comforts of the Senior Lifestyle service culture, from restaurant-style meals to weekly trips and outings. At Morningside House of Friendship, we strive to provide all the services and attention needed to help our memory care and assisted living residents get the most out of life. Our unique and dedicated staff are here to help you transition from any situation to our lovely Hanover c... Keep Reading