A History of Caring Marks a Milestone

One of the most heart-warming stories I get to share is that of Francis and Elsie Harvey. Twenty-five years ago, Francis and Elsie were inspired to advocate for a benevolent fund at Landis Homes. They saw how some of their friends and neighbors were outliving their financial resources due to unexpected health challenges, often near […]

Crossings Reaches Completion

Jim and Janette Godfrey lived for 32 years and raised their two daughters in their home in Lancaster. Since Jim had served on a senior living community board and his father had received care there, the couple decided last year to start the process of finding a place for themselves to live in retirement. In […]

Personal Care Accommodations Available

July 2019 – Landis Homes currently has accommodations open in Personal Care households which provide supportive living for those who want to live as independently as possible. Trained and dedicated team members support residents in households with the assistance they want. Amenities include laundry & housekeeping services, fresh healthy dining, gardens and courtyards, pool and fitness […]

Available Now! 1-Bedroom & Studio Apartments

There are a limited number of one bedroom and studio apartments now available and ready for occupancy by the end of the year. Pick your options for your new home and then move in after it has been renovated.  All apartments at Landis Homes are now connected with enclosed walkways providing convenient access to dining, […]

Pathways Institute Fall 2019 Kick-Off — July 23

  You are invited to attend a Pathways Institute 2019 Fall preview and reception to “kick off” the upcoming term of exciting opportunities planned through the Pathways Institute for Lifelong Learning®!  This event will be held at Calvary Church located at 1051 Landis Valley Road, Lancaster on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 from 1:30 – 3:30 […]

Crossings West Update

April 2019 — Crossings West is in the final stages of building, with 24 new apartments being fitted with appliances and finishes selected by those who will start moving in this June. With 79 new Crossings apartments added to the number of residential living homes, the choices of homes on campus for future residents has increased […]

President’s Message–Educational Collaborations

One of our Guiding Values is Community, and we are grateful to our many educational partners and for the ways they have benefitted residents and team members throughout the years. In the winter issue of Horizons, we celebrated the 55th anniversary of Landis Homes. We are honored in the Spring 2019 issue, to highlight the […]

Star Comforters Renewed

In 2006, nursing assistant Deb Boyer expressed the idea for a team of volunteers that would ensure residents in the healthcare center would have companionship at the end of life. Thus, the Star Comforter program began, using a name inspired by John 14:18, in which Jesus says, “I will not leave you comfortless.” Star Comforter […]