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The Best Value in New Castle County Senior Living

Rockland Place, located in Wilmington, Delaware is a retirement community offering Assisted Living and Two Levels of Memory Care on a large but intimate senior campus. Rockland Place is located just minutes from shopping, dining, entertainment and healthcare.

In this friendly atmosphere we offer extraordinary cuisine, fun events, interesting classes and customized care. Choose from affordable studio apartments to a variety of one-bedroom suites, wonderfully appointed with a kitchen, large living room and bathroom.

Residents of Rockland Place enjoy services and amenities that support a carefree, fun-filled lifestyle. Our on-site amenities include outdoor courtyards and sensory gardens, a paved walking path, well-stocked library with fireplace, computer center, full-service beauty salon and barber shop, on-site physical and occupational therapy, daily transportation services as well as an elegant dining room with private dining available.

Life at Rockland Place

Associate of the Month

Our most recent Associate of the Month honor went to our very own Dana S. Dana is an associate with the Community Life Department. She can often be found around the community creating meaningful moments, leading engaging programs and taking the residents on adventures! In Dana’s spare time she enjoys visiting family and friends, painting and […]

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National Assisted Living Week A Success!

And just like that the end of another National Assisted Living week celebration has come to an end. During our special week we hosted casino themed events every day for the entire community to enjoy! From “Count your Cards and “Let the Chips Fall” to “Roll the Dice” and “Test Your Luck” there was something […]

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National Assisted Living Week

This week (September 11th – 17th) we are celebrating National Assisted Living week! National Assisted Living Week provides a unique opportunity for residents, their loved ones, associates, volunteers, and the surrounding communities to recognize the role of assisted living in caring for America’s seniors. To help get in the spirit we have created a Casino Themed […]

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Resident Voices

Resident Nancy Sturtevant is Enjoying Her Carefree Lifestyle at Rockland Place

NOW WE’RE COOKING There comes a time when it makes sense to leave the chores to someone else and just enjoy life. “If they were asking, ‘How is the food?’ I always say ‘It’s wonderful.’ And I’ll add, ‘I don’t have to cook it. That’s the way I like it.’” – Nancy Sturtevant, resident of […]

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Resident Esther Weik is Enjoying Her Worry-Free Lifestyle Surrounded by Friends at Rockland Place

WHICH WILL IT BE? You can take your chances staying put, or you can choose to start thriving in the right retirement community. “I was in a house that had four bedrooms upstairs and one down. And I knew I couldn’t stay in a house with that many bedrooms. It just wasn’t necessary when I […]

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Out and About

2016 Walk to End Alzheimer’s

It’s that time of year again for TEAM ROCKLAND PLACE to participate in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s event. This year’s fundraising 2 mile walk will take place on Saturday, October 15th at 9am at the Wilmington Riverfront. The Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for […]

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Chaddsford Winery

We recently went on an adventure to the Chaddsford Winery. With a tradition dating back to 1982 and an annual production of over 30,000 cases of wine, Chaddsford Winery is among the oldest, largest, and most acclaimed wineries in Pennsylvania. At their beautiful Brandywine Valley winery, their goal is simple: craft approachable, food-friendly wines for every […]

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Delaware Museum of Natural History

We recently took our Pathways residents to visit our local Delaware Museum of Natural History. The museum welcomes visitors to explore far away jungles and seas as well as the Delmarva habitats found near our own backyard. In addition to several special exhibits on national tour each year, highlights on permanent displays include: Dinosaur Gallery, Hall of Birds, […]

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Dining

Wine Goes Mediterranean

Recently our Dining Service Director, Dante, and our Dining Service team member, Stephen, took our community on an adventure to the Mediterranean.  The program started off by learning about food traditions and customs that are typically found in the Mediterranean. Of course when learning about food traditions, having a sample is a must! During the class we […]

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Associate of the Month!

Our most recent associate of the month was Stephanie T. from dining service. Stephanie has been with our community for 4 years and in that time period she has been a true team player, always going above and beyond! Stephanie said her favorite thing about working at Rockland is that she is able to bring […]

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Chef’s Table Dinner

Our Chef’s Table Dinner was an exclusive 5 course dinner paired with wine for a party of 10. Chef Dante featured his culinary talents pulling recipes from his family and specialty dishes he has made for private parties. Our guests were an amazing group who shared fabulous life stories in between courses and embraced our THRIVE mentality. One guest had just been to Paris for […]

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On Aging

2016 Walk to End Alzheimer’s

It’s that time of year again for TEAM ROCKLAND PLACE to participate in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s event. This year’s fundraising 2 mile walk will take place on Saturday, October 15th at 9am at the Wilmington Riverfront. The Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for […]

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National Assisted Living Week A Success!

And just like that the end of another National Assisted Living week celebration has come to an end. During our special week we hosted casino themed events every day for the entire community to enjoy! From “Count your Cards and “Let the Chips Fall” to “Roll the Dice” and “Test Your Luck” there was something […]

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Young & wild at heart!

In our community we truly strive to redefine senior living! One of our most recent programs, Summertime Cocktails, has certainly embraced the concept.  Our Resident Care Director, Bobbi, and our Human Resource Director, Dorene, turned Rockland Place into a college campus by serving up some delicious JELL-O SHOTS!  A jello shot is the product of when […]

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Resident Spotlight

Happy 100th Birthday!!!!

This week our very own Rockland resident, Mildred, turned 100!! To help celebrate this momentous occasion we hosted a birthday social for our entire community. All were thrilled to be part of Mildred’s special birthday bash, with many offering their well wishes! A special part of the day was when we joined together to serenade […]

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Cookies by Etta

At Rockland Place, we strive to create meaningful moments in our community and in the case of Etta, a current resident, we think we succeeded! The two things that always brighten Etta’s day is visits from family and friends and baking. Her Uncle Lawrence used to own a bake shop in Baltimore where they used […]

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Home of the Free

Resident Leonard Olszewski was a bombardier and navigator while serving in the United States Air Force. Leonard was commissioned in the Air Force in 1943 and proudly served his country until his honorable discharge in 1945. He served during WWII and was stationed in India and then in the South Pacific Ocean in the Mariana […]

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Reviews

SeniorAdvisor Review – It has been a blessing for the family to know my parents are well taken care of.

The RN, Bobbi, is fantastic and really took the time to understand the needs of both of my parents. We were able to move them in together, and it has been a blessing for the family to know they are well taken care of. Patrick [removed], the Director, was very professional and helped find a […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Extremely pleased with the staff and their care for my mother.

Very happy with the services and level of caring at Rockland for their residents. I am extremely pleased with the staff and their care for my mother.

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Caring.com Review – My mom is very happy here.

Rockland Place is rated number one in Delaware. I like everything about it. The staff and food are great. It’s a beautiful facility. My mom is very happy. They do activities and have entertainment all day long and go on field trips. My mom goes to activities at 10:00 a.m. and does not get back […]

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