Traditions of Hershey, Palmyra PA
Located in Palmyra, PA, Traditions of Hershey is a long-term care community offering premier assisted living and independent living services. Their programs are designed to give residents maximum freedom while they get help with their daily activities, helping them meet friends and live active lifestyles along the way.
Why are families moving from their private homes into Traditions of Hershey?
Living at home can feel overwhelming. Traditions of Hershey provides resort-style amenities residents won’t find at a house or condominium, including:
- An on-site beauty shop
- Paved, secured walking paths
- Patios with beautiful views of the community’s grounds
- Private dining rooms for personal celebrations
- Comfortable seating and lounge areas
- Activity and recreation rooms
- A business center with computers
- Fitness room
- An on-site library
- A game room
Meals play an important role at the community, giving residents more time to themselves throughout the day. They’re welcome to prepare their own meals in their apartments, but the community’s restaurant-style meals help residents enjoy dining without meal preparation or clean-up.
The community’s menu changes daily, offering new recipes for residents to enjoy. These recipes include classic favorites diners are sure to enjoy, including spaghetti with meatballs, pot roast, pancakes with syrup, and more. Wineries
All residents have access to the community’s convenient transportation service, providing rides to and from local points of interest, shopping hotspots, restaurants, and more.
Using the transportation service, residents can explore the surrounding areas and enjoy everything the Palmyra and Hershey vicinity offers. One of the area’s must-see locations is Hershey Park, home to interactive exhibits and rides that are fun for the whole family. Closer to home, residents may enjoy the AACA Museum, the Cullari Vineyards & Winerys, or the Museum of Bus Transportation.
Residents can live alone (or with their spouse) in a private suite, or share a unit with a roommate. The community’s 95 spacious floor plans include studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom apartments complete with:
- Kitchen areas with appliances
- Wall-to-wall carpeting
- Window coverings
- Individually-controlled thermostats (heating and air conditioning)
- State-of-the-art emergency call systems
- Fire alarms and smoke detectors
At Traditions of Hershey, the staff goes above and beyond to help residents live vibrant, independent lives. From the beautiful, spacious apartments to compassionate caregivers, the community offers everything residents need to feel at home.
Residents love feeling safe and secure while they’re at home, with around-the-clock peace of mind thanks to the emergency call systems and 24/7 staff availability. Living at home can feel overwhelming or dangerous as a person gets older, so the peace of mind they get at Traditions of Hershey is priceless.
To learn more about the community and what sets it apart from other assisted and independent living communities in the area, please use the link above to make an inquiry.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Q: What is the address for Traditions of Hershey?
Traditions of Hershey is located at:
100 N Larkspur Dr
Palmyra, PA 17078
Q: What services and amenities are provided at Traditions of Hershey?
Traditions of Hershey is an assisted and independent living community. They provide a nice place for residents to age-in-place while they receive an appropriate amount of care for their personal needs.
To help residents make the most of their stay, Traditions of Hershey provides a wide variety of services and amenities that promote comfort and convenience, including:
- Access to 24/7 personal care
- Medication management
- On-site meals (three per day for personal care residents)
- Access to on-campus life enrichment activities
- Housekeeping and linen services
- Transportation to nearby points of interest and medical appointments
- Apartment maintenance
- Laundry services
- Beautician services, courtesy of the on-campus beauty shop
The community's delicious meals are available for all residents, regardless of their care program. Independent living residents may not need daily care services but may enjoy the community's amenities and life enrichment programs.
To learn more about the community's services and amenities, please use the link above to make an inquiry.
Q: What levels of care does Traditions of Hershey provide?
Traditions of Hershey provides independent living and assisted living services. They do not provide skilled nursing care or memory care services.
The staff pays personal attention to each resident, helping them create special moments they'll never forget. However, they are not licensed to provide ongoing clinical care for residents with chronic illness or injury.
If a resident needs personal attention to manage chronic illness or injury, they can schedule services with a third=party care provider.
To learn more about the levels of care available at Traditions of Hershey, prospective residents use should use the link above to make an inquiry.
Q: How much does Traditions of Hershey cost?
The costs of assisted and independent living at Traditions of Hershey varies for each resident. Their rent prices vary, with larger floor plans costing more per month than compact units.
If a person needs personal care, they'll pay more each month than independent living residents. Rent always includes access to meals and food (including the salad bar), transportation services, housekeeping, life enrichment programs that promote an active lifestyle, and more.
Single units feature a private bath, but residents can save on rent prices by choosing a companion suite to share with another person.
To learn more about the cost of care at Traditions of Hershey and it compares to another retirement community in the area, they should use the "Get Pricing" link above for a personalized estimate.
Q: Is Traditions of Hershey a pet-friendly community?
Yes - as a Heritage Senior Living community, the residence welcomes pets as family. Heritage Senior Living believes pets play an important role in long-term care services, helping residents feel at home during their stay.
To learn more about the Tradition of Hershey retirement community's pet policy, please use the link above to make an inquiry.
Q: Are residents active and engaged in the community?
Helping residents live an active lifestyle plays an important role in Traditions of Hershey's commitment to providing caring, compassionate service. Their activities director schedules engaging opportunities for residents to pursue their hobbies and meet friends, from game nights to book clubs.
At any given time, the residents can be seen spending time together and enjoying social activities throughout the campus. For more information about the community's commitment to helping residents live active lifestyles, please use the link above to make an inquiry.
About The Community
Look around. Have you felt like your home is just too big? Or, have you become tired of trying to keep up with maintenance, housekeeping and other homeownership chores? Perhaps you could use a little extra assistance with it comes to caring for yourself, like bathing, getting dressed or remembering its time for your medication. At Traditions of Hershey, our independent living and personal care apartments in Palmyra, Pennsylvania, (right outside of Hershey!) are perfect for keeping a low-maintenance lifestyle—and for seniors in need of a little extra TLC. Our floor plans inspire the security and comforts you would expect from your home. Choose from a spacious studio, one-, or two bedroom apartment—and add your own personal touches. Keep Reading