LIFE AT GRACE PARK

Grace Park has a feel of a French country bed and breakfast. When you choose Grace Park you are choosing a lifestyle! Our beautiful grounds provide opportunities to explore and learn about nature year round, from wonders of blooming flowers to the formation of icicles! Our Great Room and Country Kitchen offer opportunities to spend family time with YOUR family or our Grace Park family, while cooking, chatting or enjoying entertainment at happy hour.

For those who understand the importance of exercise, our multi-purpose room is used for daily exercise at many different impact levels, while others enjoy the walking paths through the gardens! Blossoms, is a full service salon keeping everyone here “Simply gorgeous!” After selecting the finest and freshest ingredients, our chefs prepare them to perfection and serve them in our beautiful dining room in the most delightful way.

Cottage Home Amenities:
  • One to two Bedroom, one to one and a half baths, kitchen, living room, custom cabinetry, hardwood floors. Some also include dining room, fireplace and private patio
  • Gas Heat
  • Sewer and Water
  • Washer and Dryer
  • Cable television, internet and telephone included
  • Grounds Maintenance (Snow removal, lawn care, etc.)
  • Building Maintenance
  • Emergency Call Response System in every Cottage
  • Fully Fire Resistant Construction
  • Central Air Conditioning and Heating
  • Trash Removal
  • Property Taxes and Property Insurance
  • Access to Main Community Dining Services
  • Courtesy Local Transportation Services
  • Access to Social, Spiritual, Educational and Recreational programs
  • Electricity Not Included
Additional Fee For Service Options:
  • Personal Laundry
  • Housecleaning
  • Full Service Salon
  • Guest Meals
  • Transportation
  • Call today to set up an appointment to learn more about our cottage home living!
Services included:
  • Choice of studio, one bedroom, one bedroom with den, and two bedroom apartments with kitchenette
  • Restaurant style nutritious meals daily
  • Emergency response system
  • Monthly wellness check
  • Fully fire resistant construction with sprinklers
  • Individual and central air conditioning and heating
  • 24 hour trained professional staff for emergencies
  • Building maintenance / manicured grounds
  • Cable television, internet and telephone included
  • Wall to wall carpeting / window blinds
  • Smoke free campus
  • Media Center / Fitness Center /Arts and Craft Center
  • Eloquently appointed common areas
  • Washers and dryers available
  • Bed linen exchange service
  • Parking available
Optional Services:
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry

Services included:
  • Choice of studio, one bedroom, one bedroom with den, and two bedroom apartments with individual kitchenette
  • Restaurant style nutritious meals daily; snacks and beverages available
  • Emergency response system
  • Monthly wellness check
  • Fully fire resistant construction with sprinklers
  • Central air conditioning and heating
  • Building maintenance / manicured grounds
  • Cable television, internet and telephone included
  • Wall to wall carpeting / window blinds
  • Smoke free campus
  • Media Center / Fitness Center / Arts and Craft Center
  • Eloquently appointed common areas
  • Individualized care plan
  • Medication management and administration
  • Weekly housekeeping service
  • Weekly personal laundry / bed and bath linens
  • Social, spiritual, educational, and recreational programs
  • 24 hour trained professional staff
  • Transport arrangements and group activity transportation
 

Memory Care Amentities

  • Controlled, sage environment
  • Private and semi-private accomodations
  • Eloquently appointed common areas, Arts & Crafts Center, Library and outdoor space
  • Well-planned activities tailored to memory care
  • Sun Porch
  • Chef-prepared restaurant-style nutritious meals, snacks and beverages
  • Emergency Response System
  • Routine Wellness Checks
  • 24-hour trained professional staff
  • Internet, cable, and telephone included
  • Smoke-Free Campus
  • Off-site Supervised excursions
Dining Services Strategy

Goal

"Bon appetite!"

After selecting the finest and freshest ingredients, our chefs prepare them to perfection and serve them in our beautiful dining room in the most delightful way.

Philosophy
  1. Food needs to be:
    • Fresh
    • Appetizing - Great Tasting Food - review standard
    • Flavorful
  2. Prepared, cooked and stored to Safe Serv/DPW guidelines
  3. Serve a variety of food per:
    • Day
    • Week
    • Month
    • Seasonally
    • Offer alternative menu
    • Offer specialized diet alterntives
  4. Plates and tables design, presentation must be: 
    • Colorful
    • Appetizing
    • Appealing
    • All plates are garnish
  5. Service must be spectacular!
Arts and Entertainment provides “Energy for Body, Mind and Soul”.

It is a vital program of activities that stimulates residents cognitively, culturally, creatively, psychologically, spiritually and physically and promotes individual and group pleasure and social interaction. It all starts with a monthly calendar that outlines fun, exciting and engaging activities --- okay a calendar is a calendar but when you put it together with talented, passionate and energizing staff, it becomes a daily delight for our residents. Our staff delivers specialized activities for all of the Grace Park lifestyles.

Arts and Entertainment offer daily activities, such as:
  • Exercise class
  • Current events
  • Walking club
  • Education seminars linked to arts and crafts projects
  • Mind simulating activities, and
  • They also offer 2 times a week - cocktail hour with live entertainment.
Weekly, Arts and Entertainment offers:
  • Shopping at local vendors
  • Cooking class that incudes a chef demonstration
  • Regular church services
  • Bible study
  • Dining out at local restaurants
  • Movies in our multi-purpose room
  • Happy Hour
They also arrange very special monthly extras activities as well, including:
  • Ice cream runs
  • Mystery trips – they never know where they going!
  • Horse drawn carriage rides in Bethlehem
  • Overnight stay at local bed and breakfasts
  • Trips to the casino
  • Themed events that start with educational seminar, music, dance, arts and craft and end with a very special dinner
  • Concert in the Park series, held here at Grace Park that feature, classical music, big band, 30’s, 40’s and 50’s, and the standards…
  • Country rides – through the 4 seasons
  • Shows at the Shawnee Play House
  • Feeding the fish at the Paradise Fish Preserve
  • Our seniors are very civic minded, they contribute to the community projects and Arts and Entertainment help them to make the connections.
We are very proud to say that our seniors support our community in the following ways:
  • Making blankets for Pocono Medical Center’s cancer center and maternity ward. One resident knits 13 sets of a hat and booties per month herself!
  • They support Girl Scouts of the PA Heartland with their Silver Award requirements
  • Our seniors participate in programs designed and lead by college student who are working on their undergraduate degrees from East Stroudsburg University
  • And everyone enjoys when the American Therapy Dog Association visits!

View Our June Arts & Entertainment Calendar

Mary Ellen C. September 23, 2018

"My husband's mother, uncle and aunt have all experienced Grace Park's superb care and compassion for their residents. We can't even imagine having them anywhere but at Grace Park."

Eliabeth J. September 21, 2018

"My mom was at Grace Park for 3 years and it is absolutely amazing!" "I can recommend without any hesitation!"

Char C. September 20, 2018

I love Grace Park it's a bed and breakfast for seniors. Absolutely beautiful.
"My Mom was there as well sad to say not for long. She loved it !! You can literally feel love, compassion and caring Grace Park will forever be in my heart. Crystal and her team are amazing, that's what makes Grace Park so unique. Thank you for what you do."?

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