501 South Harmony Road
Newark, DE 19713
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  • Somerford House & Place Newark Dementia Care

    Somerford House & Place Newark is a memory care provider in Newark, DE.  Staff are on service 24 hours a day.  There are activities appropriate for seniors with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia that help keep residents active and engaged.  It is a secured property.  Somerford House & Place Newark may allow residents to keep a dog or cat.  

    Features at a glance

  • Residents


    The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 years old.


    24-Hour Awake Staff

    Facility Care Level

    Care Level Percentage
    Light Care0%
    Medium Care66%
    Heavy Care33%

    Somerford House & Place Newark prefers that residents need: medium care

    Additional Services

    Diabetic Care
    This community can administer insulin injections and blood sugar tests, although are it is not necessarily able to offer sliding scale therapy.

    Memory Care Offered
    The memory care area of this community is secured to protect the safety of residents who wander.

    Incontinence Care
    This community can care for residents with bowel incontinence.

    Non Ambulatory Care
    This community can provide a 2 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.

  • Transportation



    Meals Provided

    Additional Amenities

    Activities Onsite
    Devotional Services Offsite
    Indoor Common Areas

    Other Services

    Activities Provided

    None specified at this time.
  • Average Room Pricing at Somerford House & Place Newark

    Room Type Memory Care
    Disclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.

    Paying for care

    Commercial Insurance
    Private pay
    Social Security
    Separate pricing structure for care
    Veteran's benefits

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Nearby Cities

City Distance Number of Facilities Average Cost for 1 Bedroom
Newark3 miles2$5,430
Hockessin7 miles1N/A
Wilmington10 miles6$6,050
West Grove14 miles1N/A
Westtown18 miles1$5,820
Willistown22 miles1N/A

General Pricing Information for Newark Memory Care

Room Type Minimum Cost Average Cost Maximum Cost
1 Bedroom$5,000$5,430$5,720

Community Reviews

reviewed on: 02/27/2017 by Anonymous

I liked Somerford. The layout seemed more Homey. Nice areas to sit outside. Liked the 1 Bedroom Kitchenette with living room. Needs to be big enough for two people. Con was the memory care... Read the full review.

Beautiful, open concept fac...

reviewed on: 06/24/2013 by A Place For Mom Customer

Beautiful, open concept facility with central 'town square'. Calendar shows plenty to keep residents occupied, older population, low keyed environment.

Very nice facility; I like ...

reviewed on: 06/27/2013 by A Place For Mom Customer

Very nice facility; I like the layout and the atmosphere. Staff and residents seem happy and friendly. Staff seem well trained and good with residents. Prices are high though, relative to other... Read the full review.

Short-term rehab stay

reviewed on: 02/25/2017 by Anonymous

We utilized Somerford House as a short-term option for additional rehab following acute rehab. Staff were very nice and responsive. They even made accommodations for Mom's hairdresser to visit... Read the full review.

Mom's New Care

reviewed on: 09/14/2017 by Anonymous

We have been a little unhappy with this community. My mom had become ill. The staff is nice, but then need to give more attention to her needs. The menu is needing some improvements. We do like... Read the full review.

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