Great Expectations.

An exceptional new retirement community has arrived in Hockessin. Be prepared to raise your retirement living expectations.

Welcome to The Summit…where a completely different kind of retirement experience awaits. An experience that focuses on you, your interests and your needs. A community created by locals, for locals. At the Summit, you’ll enjoy a distinctive, worry-free retirement lifestyle that provides all the services you need to ensure you have the freedom you desire. It’s an enriching and rewarding life that offers happiness now and security for the future – because assisted living and memory care are available right on campus.  


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Worry-free, active and rewarding lifestyle in spacious apartment homes.

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Personalized assistance with activities of daily living for maximum independence.

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A new direction in memory care for those with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.

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The chores and maintenance that come with home ownership are officially over! Now, with all your free time, take up a new hobby. Make new friends, or schedule more time with long-time friends and family. Start a new exercise routine. Take advantage of all the things our wonderfully convenient location has to offer. Learn a new instrument. Take a college course. Whatever you want to do, at The Summit, you’ll have time to do it.


Memory Care

The Summit’s Memory Care Community provides residents the highest quality of care with the peace of mind of nursing supervision 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. A caring team of nurses, resident assistants and program directors provide all residents personalized care in a supportive and warm environment.

Residents will engage in vibrant health and wellness programs, designed specifically for those with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.

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