News

January 18, 2019

Meadowood Welcomes New Fitness & Wellness Director

Meadowood welcomes Becky Anhorn, new Fitness and Wellness Director for the community. Becky is an undergraduate of Chestnut Hill College and received her Master’s Degree at Widener University in 2008. Prior to working at Meadowood, Becky spent most of her career at a private school for young adults with disabilities. She worked as a recreational therapist, crisis manager and eventually the Director of Residential Services managing on and off campus residential, community and recreational programming for over 150 students.  During this time, she also worked in a clinical capacity as […]
November 6, 2018

Late Meadowood Resident Honored at Philadelphia Veteran’s Parade

Former Meadowood resident, SSgt Norbert J. McGettigan, Sr. was the honoree veteran of the year at the veteran’s parade in Philadelphia. A beautiful evergreen wreath, with flags from every branch of service was presented to Norbert’s family in his honor and memory. Norbert served in the US Army from 1944-1947 during the World War II European Theatre 106th & 69th Infantry Divisions. He fought in the Battle of the Bulge and received the Combat Infantry Badge, Purple Heart Bronze Star, EAME Campaign Medal and three Bronze Stars. The wreath is […]
October 12, 2018

Meadowood Senior Living Breaks Ground on $30M Expansion

WORCESTER, Pa. – On Monday, September 24, Meadowood Senior Living broke ground on The Grove, a $30 million expansion project. The project will add 52 new independent living residences to the community, and the first phase is expected to open in November 2019. “The Grove will provide a contemporary and enhanced independent living option within Meadowood, and will also raise the bar for senior living in the central Montgomery County area,” Meadowood President & CEO Paul Nordeman said. “This project will also use sustainable design concepts to ensure The Grove’s […]
June 20, 2018

Meadowood Announces “The Grove”

Meadowood Senior Living announces the expansion project, The Grove, which will break ground in the fall of 2018. The Grove will consist of 52 new residences, ranging in size from 1,400 to 1,800 square feet. The new, spacious residences will feature large, open floor plans with ground floor indoor parking. Each residence will be a “corner view” with large windows overlooking a beautifully landscaped courtyard or one of many tree-lined views. This new addition will offer yet another option at Meadowood’s sprawling 133 acre campus. The Life Plan Community features indoor apartment living, courtyard home […]
November 20, 2017

Meadowood Honors the Late William E. Strasburg

A Tribute to William E. Strasburg Meadowood regrets to announce our founder, William E. Strasburg, passed away on October 27, 2017 at Meadowood Senor Living. He was surrounded by his loving family, including his wife, Sylvia Strasburg, who resides at Meadowood. William (Bill) Strasburg envisioned and founded Meadowood Senior Living in the early 1980’s, however, that is only one of many achievements in his lifetime. A celebration of his life took place on November 11, 2017 at the Central Schwenkfelder Church in Worcester, bringing together family and friends to pay […]
September 21, 2017

Meadowood hosts Schuykill River Restoration Fund

On Wednesday, September 20, 2017, Meadowood Senior Living hosted the Schuylkill River Restoration Fund press event to announce the 2017 grant recipients. Meadowood was proud to receive a $58,000 grant in 2012, funded by Exelon, Philadelphia Water Department, and the Schuylkill Action Network, to naturalize a storm water basin and install three rain gardens. After the announcement of this year’s grants, attendees toured Meadowood’s project. The project is part of the Meadowood Nature Preserve, an environmental initiative of Meadowood and the Worcester community to promote awareness, appreciation and improvement of our local […]
July 14, 2017

Meadowood 2016 Annual Report

Living. Giving. Flourishing. Click below to view Meadowood’s 2016 Annual Report: Meadowood 2016 Annual Report
June 7, 2017

Telemedicine Launches in Personal Care at Meadowood

Meadowood Senior Living announces the launch of TripleCare in Laurel House, their personal care neighborhood. TripleCare, a solution powered by technology, enables delivery of scale-able, high-quality care to patients and residents quickly and comfortably, on location, after hours. With TripleCare, board-certified physicians can treat patients with complex medical conditions onsite, allowing residents and their families to avoid stressful situations. They can rest assured knowing quality care is available at our location, day and night. Meadowood has been using TripleCare in the Holly House Skilled Nursing community for over a year with success.   […]
May 15, 2017

Paul Felton – Meadowood’s Forester

If you visit Meadowood’s 131 acre campus, you will most likely see a man pushing a wheelbarrow, examining a tree, or sitting on a tree stump on one of the wooded trails taking notes. This man is our own Paul Felton! Paul recently received the Cliff Jones Keystone Legacy Award from the Pennsylvania Parks and Forests Foundation. Paul’s interest in the outdoors began at a young age when coal fumes were making his hometown residents ill. His father moved the family to the Poconos, and being raised in the woods, […]