In the heart of New Castle County, Delaware sits The Summit, an amenity-rich senior living community in Hockessin. Our community is in one of the most desirable neighborhoods, surrounded by beautiful woods and charming, small-town living. Delaware’s Winterthur Museum, the Delaware Art Museum, and the Kalmar Nyckel are all within a few minutes’ drive. For outdoor fun, there’s White Clay Creek Park and the Delaware Nature Society’s headquarters. The Wilmington & Western Railroad lets visitors ride through history while they learn about the history our land. Experience it all when you join us at The Summit today!
– STATE-OF-THE-ART SENIOR LIVING
An Outstanding Reputation
Built in 2015, The Summit by Discovery Senior Living has a reputation that precedes us. Our community features the latest technological advancements, interior design, and care to residents in which they feel safe, comfortable, and happy. Our three living options include Senior Independent Living, Assisted Living, and our scientifically-based SHINE® Memory Care program. We also have short-term respite care for seniors recovering from medical events, or to provide primary caregivers a much-needed reprieve. Whichever option you or your loved ones choose, spacious apartment homes, elegant finishes, high-end upgrades, and modern amenities will be waiting for you.
– COMFORTS & CONVENIENCES
Our Exclusive Senior Lifestyle Programs
The six (6) exclusive lifestyle programs we provide residents at The Summit are designed to upgrade everyday living so you and your loved ones can experience luxurious living you deserve in the golden years of life.
We indulge our residents in restaurant-style dining with chef-prepared meals every single day. Our dining program features food sourced from local farms and homemade soup made daily!
Our full-time activities director plans a robust schedule of fun activities and events to keep seniors happy, social, and active. Join us for brain games, sign up for the Resident Council, play bocce ball, and more!
Prioritizing intellectual, spiritual, social, medical, and physical wellness are part of encouraging a well-rounded way of life. Whether that’s through fitness classes, lectures, or consultations, we’re always here to help.
Consider our concierge services your one-stop-shop for removing all the hassles and inconveniences from your life. We’ll make dinner reservations, help send flower arrangements, or even facilitate your move to our community.
Let our Impressions Housekeeping & Maintenance staff make a lasting impression on your apartment home time and time again. We’ll free you up to focus on doing the things you enjoy!
Our complimentary scheduled transportation service will get you where you need to go safely and on time, every time. Use this for appointments, religious services, shopping, dining, and other fun excursions.
– THE PURSUIT OF WELLNESS A Renewed Way of Life
The amenities we offer at The Summit make every day a fun and inviting adventure. Take advantage of all we have to offer by trying something new every day!
Three fully-stocked libraries with comfortable seating
Pet-friendly senior living community in Hockessin, DE
Discovery Silver Cinema movie theater with digital surround sound
Professional beauty salon/barber shop with separate massage therapy spa