Older adults will find a spirit of community that embraces the realities of aging while promoting the joys of living at Barclay Friends. Experience the difference that a reputation for compassionate care and longevity of staff can offer. A Kendal affiliate situated in a picturesque West Chester neighborhood, Barclay Friends is a continuing care community offering Residential Living, Personal Care (formerly Assisted Living), Memory Care, Skilled Nursing, and Post-Acute Rehabilitation.
Music & Memory Program
It’s here! Learn how we are bringing personalized music into the lives of our residents.
Calling All Golfers
Join us at the Whitford Country Club for a day on the green to support Barclay Friends residents. Sponsorship opportunities are currently available!
Every Gift Matters
As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, Barclay Friends is focused on providing the highest quality of care and an engaging environment for older adults. Please consider donating.
An Orchestration of Continuing Care with Arts and Gardens
“Enhancing lives is correspondingly as important as beautiful interiors, exceptional care, and an outstanding array of services.” Read the full write-up in Chester County Life Magazine here.
From our Facebook Wall
The adult coloring book craze sweeping the nation reminds us that creating art isn’t just fun, it can be therapeutic – confirming this, CNN.com reports that some of the benefits of traditional art therapy, including reducing feelings of anxiety, can be fostered even in the act of filling in the pictures and designs. Other benefits of art therapy include improvements in mood, increased self-esteem, and social engagement. Residents of Barclay Friends Continuing Care Community share their own creative journeys below. bf.kendal.org/life-style/seniors-speak-out