Lindsey Bonaventure is one of two sales counselors at Maris Grove.

Lindsey Bonaventure calls Maris Grove a special place and says she feels grateful to spend her days here. “The community is unlike any other,” she notes. “Everyone is so friendly and says hello as you pass them in the halls. The residents and staff are so welcoming. You immediately feel as if you are part of something meaningful.” 

The founders of Maris Grove’s Clean and Healthy Eating Group (clockwise, from upper right) Dr. Marie Russell, Joel Roisman, Mary Jeannette, and Dining Director Joseph Guidetti.

Ask any Maris Grove neighbor what they like most about the community, and you’ll often hear, “the delicious food.” With six restaurants to choose from, residents love the freedom to enjoy tasty meals with friends, without having to cook. 

The two-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bath Hastings, is favored for its beautiful windows and finishes.

Walk into the two-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bath Hastings, and you immediately notice the windows flood the generous living–dining room with sunshine year-round while making the room feel even larger. According to longtime homeowners, Al and Evie Jacobs, “We have a glorious view that looks like an Andrew Wyeth painting. We sit at the bay window every evening and watch the sun go down.

The Fairmont is a two-bedroom, one-bath home, with a spacious kitchen and living room

When former mathematics professor Robert Busby saw the Fairmont model at Maris Grove, he knew immediately that it was the right apartment home for him. “Of all the plans I saw—and I looked at quite a few—it fit my needs the best,” he says.

It's springtime and Maris Grove is awash in color throughout the community, starting with plantings and budding trees at the front gate entrance.

May is a beautiful time to visit Maris Grove, Erickson Living’s retirement community in Delaware County, Pa.

Spring cleanup is complete and several tractor-trailer loads of mulch have been applied. The 87-acre campus is abloom with spring bulbs; red, pink, and white dogwoods; and fragrant rhododendrons.

Siblings Barbara Miller and Robert L. Krause, M.D., enjoy getting together for activities and meals at Maris Grove, where they both live.

For brother and sister Barbara Miller and Robert L. Krause, M.D., moving to Maris Grove, an Erickson Living community in Delaware County, Pa., has helped them keep their loving sibling relationship strong.

Maris Grove’s priority list members have access to Erickson Realty and Moving Services and Personal Moving Consultant Jan Schechter.

If it’s time to trade decades of cooking, cleaning, and household chores for an easier life, consider moving to Maris Grove, Erickson Living’s retirement community in Delaware County, Pa.

Maris Grove's six restaurants and Signature Dining program allow community members to enjoy meals they didn't have to prepare, serve, or clean up after.

Maris Grove, Erickson Living’s retirement community in Delaware County, Pa., has been changing people’s lives for the better since it opened in 2006. 

A 60-minute chat with Sales Counselor Kimberly Janson or Lindsey Bonaventure could do the same for you.

Jan Schechter is Maris Grove’s personal moving consultant.

Spring is considered the best time to list your house for sale, says Jan Schechter, the personal moving consultant at Maris Grove, Erickson Living’s retirement community in Delaware County, Pa. 

But while spring brings out more buyers, it also brings increased competition from other sellers.