Homegrown Assisted Living in Maryland: How Our 217-Year History Propels Us Toward the Future

We all tend to look forward and make plans for the future. With a proud and storied history of providing assisted living in Maryland, Pickersgill Retirement Community is drawing from its past to plan for the future. When you review your options for assisted living in Maryland, Pickersgill Retirement Community’s rich history stands out. While we are the oldest retirement community in Maryland, we are also a forward-thinking community with a commitment to values and comfort. Continue reading

Meet Simonne, Delegating Nurse at Pickersgill Assisted Living

Simonne Bisaha began working as a delegating nurse for the assisted living program at Pickersgill in December of 2017. Over the course of her first year working here, she noticed something about the community that hadn’t always been the case in her career.

“At Pickersgill, there are a lot of people who have worked here for a long time, so there’s a family atmosphere and a special feeling of cohesiveness,” she said. “It starts from the Executive Director [Barry Eisenberg] on down: The people are warm and accepting and helpful, which gives us all a great sense of security in being here and with what we do every day.” Continue reading

Modern Floor Plans: Life at Pickersgill

Pickersgill Retirement Community offers several modern floor plans in assisted living that are current, bright and apartment-like. Each floor plan is a contemporary space that features modern upgrades and windows to let in light all year long. Your loved one will truly feel at home in one of our two assisted living floor plans: (1) the garden level suite or (2) the large unit with kitchenette.

Both of these modern floor plans serve as a blank slate to create a comfortable, private home to come home to at the end of the day. Your parent will be able to take advantage of the many community events, organizations and services taking place right here at Pickersgill, while having help with daily tasks at your request. Continue reading

The Value of Our Approach to Assisted Living

Pickersgill has been providing quality care since 1802, and today the mission of our board continues in everything we do: to provide quality care at a reasonable price. We combine a host of services and amenities with a social model of assisted living that improves our residents’ quality of life while keeping them independent longer. Here’s a look at what makes Pickersgill a sensible option for an ideal assisted living lifestyle in the Baltimore area. Continue reading