Community InformationElmcroft of Shippensburg is an assisted living facility in Shippensburg, PA. Elmcroft of Shippensburg offers activities at their location for residents. These activities generally allow residents to maintain healthy lifestyles by encouraging movement and socializing with their peers.
Being able to chat with other residents becomes an important part of many peoples' lives and Elmcroft of Shippensburg offers common spaces indoors to support that need. The benefit of living in an assisted living community is that making meals can be costly and time consuming process so Elmcroft of Shippensburg provides meals for residents.
Staff is awake and available 24 hours a day so if any emergencies occur no matter the time, there will be someone ready to help. Making sure residents with diabetes monitor their insulin levels is clearly an important task and Elmcroft of Shippensburg can help with that task. Elmcroft of Shippensburg is operated by Elmcroft Senior Living.
Unique Features* On-site beauty/barber shop
* 24 hour staff
* Variety of entertainment and personal enrichment opportunities
* Craft/activities room with classes and meetings
* Musical concerts and guest lectures
* Movies, travel tours and special cultural and sporting events
The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 years old.
Staffing24-Hour Awake Staff
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 80% Heavy Care 20%
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
The community can help residents monitor their blood sugar but cannot give insulin injections.
This staff at this community can remind incontinent residents to use the restroom. This community can care for residents with bowel incontinence. This community can care for residents with bladder incontinence.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community can provide a 2 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary Transportation
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesHospice Available
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at Elmcroft of Shippensburg
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $2,800 - $3,500 Monthly 1 Bedroom Semi-Private Averages $2,200 - $2,800 Monthly 2 Bedrooms Averages $4,000 - $5,000 MonthlyDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Estimated Fees at Elmcroft of Shippensburg
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Averages $1,100 - $1,400 One-time Respite Fee Averages $100 - $200 Daily Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Medium Care Needs Fee Low Care Needs Fee 2nd Person Fee Averages $1,400 - $1,700 MonthlyDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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Did a good job with the respite carereviewed on: 02/17/2015 by Anonymous
We used Elmcroft for a brief respite stay, and overall I thought they did a good job. I thought they could have done a better job providing information about the process and what they provide, but... Read the full review.
Wish we would have made the move much earlier!!reviewed on: 09/10/2019 by Battina
We are so glad we chose Elmcroft. It was literally the best decision we could have made. The former facility where the parents had been had a major change in staffing, all the way from the top... Read the full review.
Moving to Elmcroftreviewed on: 11/20/2013 by Schoepp
I like Elmcroft's layout, It seemed more like a home to me with large gathering areas that a resident could sit quietly in and still interact with others. The staff was very helpful and was... Read the full review.
We have paid the introductory fee for...reviewed on: 12/15/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
We have paid the introductory fee for dad to become Elmcroft's next resident. Director has been great to work with and I believe my father will be happy here.
Home away from home!reviewed on: 09/08/2020 by N. Hepfer
We thought this community was wonderful, the staff cleaned i believe about twice a week. It is a smaller community which makes it very nice and more personable. The nurses are very busy, and they... Read the full review.