Legacy at Willow Pond

Elegant Senior Living in Penfield

Legacy at Willow Pond, located in Penfield, New York is a retirement community offering boutique-style Independent Living on an intimate senior campus. Residents enjoy an all-inclusive lifestyle near shopping, dining, major hospitals, entertainment and cultural attractions, with easy access to Route 441 and the 490 Expressway.

In this friendly atmosphere we offer extraordinary cuisine, fun events, interesting classes and customized care. Choose from cozy studios to spacious one- and two-bedroom apartments, wonderfully appointed with a modern kitchen or kitchenette, large living room and bathroom.

Residents of Legacy at Willow Pond enjoy services and amenities that support a carefree, fun-filled lifestyle. Our on-site amenities include a beauty salon and barber shop, fitness center, well-stocked library with internet access, interfaith chapel, beautiful nature paths, serene landscaping and gardens. For a fulfilling meal you won’t have to look far, our high quality, restaurant-style dining pleases every palate. Our chefs create delicious meals using fresh and seasonal ingredients for any dietary restriction – heart healthy, low sodium, or vegetarian choices are always available.

May 2018 Community Life Calendar and Newsletter

Looking for the next class, club or event to inspire, delight or amaze you? Look no further. We've got a month full of exciting programs and we are sure you will find something that will pique your interest.

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Roger Hoadley, Service Above Self Award

Today, we had the honor of recognizing one of our residents, Roger Hoadley, at the Penfield Rotary’s Service Above Self luncheon. Roger and six other nominees were recognized for their service in the Penfield community. Roger received the Service Above Self award for all of his work with Cancer Wellness Connections. Twice a month Roger […]

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Comfort Bears

What a delight it was to have our community recognized for making over 16,000 Comfort Bears that will be sent to Golisano's Children's Hospital patients. Jeanne Miller, the star leader of this group, has kept this wonderful and heart warming tradition going on for 12 years now and has had up to 21 volunteers from within the […]

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Tips for Children of Aging Parents

Many adult children feel uncomfortable discussing or even acknowledging the subtle changes in behavior or lifestyle of mom or dad. Often they take on the responsibility of caring for their parents while taking care of their own children and maintaining a full time job. FindLaw offers several tips for children of aging parents to help […]

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7 Common Questions (and Answers!) about Medicare

With over 10,000 people enrolling in Medicare every day over the next 10 years, the National Council on Aging has put together a series of commonly asked questions and answers about Medicare. To read the full article, please click here. The National Council on Aging and their website http://www.ncoa.org/ is an invaluable resource for anybody […]

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We Love Family Dinner Night

We are one big family here at the Legacy at Willow Pond. Every once in a while we like to mix things up and have a fun family style dinner. It's always nice to get residents and staff together to enjoy family dinner. We wouldn't be able to do it without our amazing dining services […]

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Family Style Thanksgiving Dinner

This year we wanted to try something new for the holidays, so we decided to create a family style dinner for the entire building. We had 6 long rows of tables, with a manager joining each, sharing such a special time together. We went down the table with all of the delicious food and everyone was […]

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Chef Recipe: Thrive 5 Granola

Now you can make granola in your own kitchen with the help of the below recipe. INGREDIENTS: 1/3 cup maple syrup 1/3 cup packed light brown sugar 4 tsp vanilla extract 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 cup vegetable oil 5 cups old-fashioned rolled oats (do not use quick oats) 1 cup raw almonds, chopped coarse 1 cup […]

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Caring.com Review – Beautiful Dining Room and Delicious Food

My sister is at the Legacy at Willow Pond. It is a very lovely place. The people there who assist the patients are very nice and accommodating. They have a beautiful dining room. She loves the food and is kept busy. Her apartment is very nice and has a little kitchenette, a separate bedroom, and […]

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Caring.com Review – Pleasant Atmosphere

Legacy at Willow Pond was very nice, very lovely, and airy. It was a pleasant place to live in. The residents were friendly.

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