Generous Giving Through the Years

Larry Zook interviews Beth Trout, Vice President of Advancement Sharing financial resources has been integral to Landis Homes since our beginning. As you look at our history, what are some of the ways this has been demonstrated? Landis Homes would not be what it is today without our history of generous donors. The $100,000 of seed […]

Memory Loss Support Group–Nov. 28

  There will be a meeting for caregivers of persons with memory loss and other forms of dementia on Tuesday, November 28 at 7:00 p.m. The topic will be “Celebrating the Caregiver”.  It will be led by Director of Adult Day Services Faith Hoover, and social worker, Regina Cabezas.  This will be a time of […]

Residential Suites Available Now

  Are you tired of cooking and cleaning and want fewer responsibilities?  There are currently standard-sized and large-sized Residential Suites available in Westview and Homeview that include all three meals, housekeeping, laundry and an emergency pendant or wristband.  Suites are conveniently located close to the dining rooms, general store and chapel as well as other amenities […]

When Creativity Connects – F&M interns

By Daniel R. Porterfield, Ph.D., is the 15th president of Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, Pa. This article first appeared at on November 7, 2017. Steve Jobs famously believed that “creativity is connecting things.” Sometimes, of course, this means linking goals or ideas. But I like to think of it as connecting problems – or, […]

New Center Passes Mid-Point

October 2017 One year ago the cover of the Fall 2016 Horizons featured the groundbreaking for the new Learning & Wellness Center. This year we are celebrating passing the mid-way milestone in making this new center and apartments a reality. We have been blessed this past year with good weather, safe construction and abundant generosity […]

New Director of Residential Living Begins

  In early October, Rebekah Johnsen began serving as the Director of Residential Living at Landis Homes. In this role she will coordinate, in partnership with other departments, the supply of programs and services to residents living in apartments, cottages, hybrid homes and suites. Johnsen is a registered nurse and has been employed at Landis […]

Introducing Two New Board Members

  Landis Homes recently announced the appointment of two new members to its board of directors. They are Pam Breneman and Sue Shirk. The new board members will be joining other members including board Chair Daniel Mast, Treasurer David Hernley as well as other continuing board members Joseph Caputo, Sandra Harnish and Rachel Hess.   Pamela […]