Homestead Village: Thrive Where You Are


Type of Community

Life Plan Community 

Range of Services

Residential Living cottages, villas, carriage homes and apartments that are dual-licensed for Personal Care; Skilled Nursing; Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy; secure Personal Care memory-support households; Home Care. 

Residential Options

Apartments, cottages, villas and carriage homes, most of which offer two bedrooms, two baths and a garage. Select homes feature basements and finished lofts. The Townstead Apartments are a new opportunity for luxury apartment living.

Dining Options

Plow and Pineapple Café, Pineapple Room Fine Dining and the new Stauffer Spring House


Approximately 600 residents

A Sampling of Clubs

Homestead Village is proud to have up to four residents actively serving on the board of directors. The Resident Association and the Resident Council provide an official voice of the residents to the community leadership. Monthly Coffee with the President meetings give residents an opportunity to personally meet with the president and discuss ideas. Over 30 committees are fully run by the residents. A sampling of committees includes Arts and Crafts, Music, Excursions, Theme Dinners, Bicycle Club, Ladies Connections, Environmental Resource Group, Social Justice, Education, Outreach, Theatre, Exercise and Fitness, Mah Jongg, Golf, Soil for the Soul gardening club, Library, Safety, Wood Shop, Welcome Committee and more!   Having residents involved in leadership creates a better community.

Group Activities

Homestead Village is proud of the range of life-enrichment opportunities that are available to residents. Favorites include frequent outings to Downtown Lancaster and destinations such as the Fulton Theatre, Lancaster Symphony Orchestra and Central Market. Overnight trips have included destinations such as South Carolina, New England and Philadelphia. History discussions, lecture series and musical performances are conveniently offered on campus. Caregiver support groups, Bible studies and other opportunities are also available for spiritual growth. Residents also organize an amateur radio club, wood shop, library, pickleball group and card clubs. There’s sure to be something for everyone!

Fitness Activities

Homestead Village’s unique 26-by-52-foot therapy pool is kept at a warmer temperature than typical pools for the comfort and enjoyment of our residents. A variety of aquatics classes are offered and enjoyed by our residents. Homestead Village also offers tai chi, gentle body yoga, cardio and aerobic exercise classes, as well as hula-hooping and aging gracefully exercise series and more! Stauffer Spring House provides residents with a second fitness center. 

Set on 90 delightful acres, our naturally beautiful campus provides additional fitness opportunities, such as bicycling and walking. 

Volunteer Options

Homestead Village has over 250 volunteers who have logged over 9,000 volunteer hours this past year! Volunteers serve in a variety of capacities including providing Friday evening soft dinner music outside of the Plow & Pineapple Café, leading activities or crafts for residents in the nursing care center, serving as an HV library volunteer, sorting and distributing campus mail, serving as an HV resident council or board member, volunteering time to support HV Auxiliary fundraisers and serving on the HV Activities Committee.  


Homestead Village
1800 Marietta Avenue
Lancaster, PA 17603

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