About Us

The Willow Valley Communities Way

It’s the energy and friendliness of the people who live and work here. The natural beauty of the landscaping and the architectural elegance of the Willow Valley Community buildings. The sense that you’re part of a diverse and captivating neighborhood in Lancaster, PA. It’s that simple, wonderful sense that, yes, this is the place.

Willow Valley Communities is a place where you can pursue your passions, make new friends, grow, learn, engage, and pursue a healthy, vibrant lifestyle. It’s also an ideal place for you and family to enjoy special times together and create new memories.

We invite you to explore the possibilities of life on our campus. We call it Life Lived Forward. Welcome to Willow Valley Communities.

Our Difference

Willow Valley Communities is more than a retirement community in PA – it’s a way of life.

Awards & Recognition

Willow Valley Communities takes pride in pursuing excellence in all that we do to help you create the exceptional lifestyle you desire.


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Meet Our Board

Willow Valley Communities Board of Directors is made up of professionals with a wide variety of business experience.

Meet Our Leadership

Our leadership team is passionately committed to anticipating the needs of current and future residents.

Our Family of Brands

Willow Valley Communities serves as the “umbrella” of a comprehensive family of brands.

Meet our Sales Team

You’ll find our professional and personable Sales Counselors are experts at listening to your needs, wants, and passions. 

Fast Facts About Willow Valley Communities

Is Willow Valley Communities for profit or not-for-profit?

Willow Valley Communities is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit 55+ community.

How many residents live at Willow Valley Communities?

Willow Valley Communities is home to nearly 2,600 residents across our 210-acre campus in Lancaster, PA.

Is Willow Valley Communities pet-friendly?

Yes. Willow Valley Communities welcomes dogs, cats, birds, and fish.

What type of Lifecare does Willow Valley Communities offer?

Willow Valley Communities exclusively offers a Type-A Lifecare contract. This means predictable future monthly fees because if an enhanced level of care, such as personal care, skilled nursing care, or memory support, is ever needed later, a Resident's monthly service fee does not increase because of that need for additional care.

What awards has Willow Valley Communities won?

We are honored and humbled to continually be recognized by residents and the surrounding community. We have been named the Best Senior Living Community in Lancaster for several years in a row by readers of LNP and Susquehanna Style. Several of our amenities, including Camp Willow (our innovative grandchildren day camp), Local Table, The Clubhouse, and Chautauqua Hall (among others), have also won various awards.

Where is Willow Valley Communities located?

Willow Valley Communities is located in Lancaster, PA, currently named the #1 place to retire in the USA by U.S. News & World Report.

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