Blue Bell Place

The Best Value in Blue Bell Senior Living

Blue Bell Place, located in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania is a retirement community offering Personal Care and Memory Care on an intimate senior campus. Blue Bell Place is located directly behind P.J. Whelihan’s Pub & Restaurant with close proximity to shopping, dining, entertainment and healthcare.

In this small, but friendly atmosphere we offer extraordinary cuisine, fun events, interesting classes and unsurpassed customized care. Choose from spacious studios to one-bedroom apartments, wonderfully appointed with a kitchenette, large living room and bathrooms.

Residents of Blue Bell Place enjoy services and amenities that support a carefree, fun-filled lifestyle. Our on-site amenities include lush outdoor courtyards, full-service beauty salon and barber shop, spa with whirlpool tub, well-stocked library and an elegant dining room and modern Blue Bell Bistro.

Fall 2017 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With almost 50 different classes with everything from The Science of Beer to Horticulture to Horticulture to Dancing in Color Splash and even Cupcake Edible Art, we are sure you will find something to pique your interest. While these amazing classes are […]

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Celebrating National Photo Booth Day

They say pictures are worth a thousand words, right? Our Pathways residents used a variety of props and hopped in our homemade photo booth to celebrate national photo booth day!

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Knowledge is Power and We’re Here to Help

Are you mystified by all the confusing labels, terms and abbreviations used by healthcare professionals, government agencies and senior housing professionals? There are so many that we could fill a book. In fact, we did. We at Watermark Retirement Communities® created the Senior Reference Guide 10 years ago to help dispel myths and clarify facts. […]

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Mummers Museum

The Mummers traditions date back to 400 BC. They symbolize celebration, fun, family and tradition. The residents at Blue Bell Place celebrated their Philadelphian heritage by visiting this exciting and colorful museum. At the museum we enjoyed a detailed tour, a buffet lunch and live music performed by the Mummers themselves.

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Ivyland Train Trip

This week we enjoyed an old-fashioned railroading experience on a vintage train that departed from the 1891 New Hope & Ivyland Train Station. The minute we stepped on the platform, we all felt transformed back in time to the days when riding a train wasn’t just transportation, but an event in and of itself. We learned the […]

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Blue Bell Bowlers

Last week we had a friendly bowling competition with Rose Tree Place. Thank you, Rose Tree for sharing this wonderful afternoon with us! We can’t to see you next time, we will be sure to bring our A game!

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Thrive Dining™: What sounds good to eat?

Watermark was recently featured on Senior Housing News in the article Dished: Hot New Trends in Memory Care published on July 25th, 2017. To view the article, please click here. Unintentional weight loss and unhealthy meals like chicken nuggets, fish sticks and French fries, all lacking any nutritional value, are a thing of the past. […]

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Cooking up homemade pizza!

This month we learned how to make our own personal pizzas. We made the pizza dough from scratch using a bread maker, learned a new pizza sauce recipe guided by our resident Ada and experimented with various toppings. Once we were done, we all gathered together to eat our delicious homemade pizza.

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Holiday Celebration!

This year we really decked the halls at our annual Holiday Family & Friends Party. We danced and sang along to wonderful holiday musical entertainment. We enjoyed delicious appetizers, entrées & desserts prepared by our amazing dining services team. It was a party to remember! Even Santa wanted to be a part of the festivities, […]

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Thrive Dining™: What sounds good to eat?

Watermark was recently featured on Senior Housing News in the article Dished: Hot New Trends in Memory Care published on July 25th, 2017. To view the article, please click here. Unintentional weight loss and unhealthy meals like chicken nuggets, fish sticks and French fries, all lacking any nutritional value, are a thing of the past. […]

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Bon Appétit with Thrive Dining™

Thrive Dining™ is a revolutionary dining program designed to restore the dignity and enjoyment of mealtime for individuals with cognitive or physical challenges. Thrive Dining™ features Watermark Communities’ Chef recipes and high quality, freshly prepared gourmet menu items, transformed into incredibly tasty, nutritionally balanced, protein packed meals. Watermark Chefs start by using the Grind Dining “patent-pending” […]

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Veterans offer life lessons in service, featured in Healthy Aging.

We are thrilled to announce that we have received outstanding national coverage for our Veterans Life Lessons initiative in the Healthy Aging Magazine, published on November 11th, 2016. To read the original article, please click here. Celebrating Our Veterans Around the U.S. Watermark Retirement Communities Shares Vet Words of Wisdom From practical, lifesaving advice, “You […]

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Blue Bell Bowlers

Last week we had a friendly bowling competition with Rose Tree Place. Thank you, Rose Tree for sharing this wonderful afternoon with us! We can’t to see you next time, we will be sure to bring our A game!

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Blue Bell Place Bowling Club

This month we had a blast at Facenda Whitaker lanes! We all were on our A game bowling strikes and getting high scores up to 150. Of course we had a great teacher, our very own Blue Bell Place resident, Margie. Margie helped by giving us all a few pointers and shared stories of how she created […]

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Holiday Celebration!

This year we really decked the halls at our annual Holiday Family & Friends Party. We danced and sang along to wonderful holiday musical entertainment. We enjoyed delicious appetizers, entrées & desserts prepared by our amazing dining services team. It was a party to remember! Even Santa wanted to be a part of the festivities, […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Dad is thriving more than ever!

The community has great staff that are doing good with my dad. He likes the meals and he has been participating in the art therapy, physical therapy, and watching the music performances. They also play music in different rooms. They have a calendar of events and each day is different. Since he has been here, […]

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Caring.com Review – Very Welcoming Community

I moved my mom to Blue Bell Place in mid October with tremendous anxiety over the transition. The staff are kind, patient, very well versed with dementia patients, and the facility itself has a very welcoming and homey feel. In summary, this transition could not have been any better – my mom is engaged in […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Blue Bell Place’s close proximity to everything makes it an ideal choice.

Choosing an assisted living facility isn’t easy. If faced with this task take into consideration Physical proximity to your family, physicians,and overall medical needs of your loved one. I strongly recommend choosing a location that is close to your family. Most places have a pre assessment evaluation for admission to their facility. If your needs […]

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