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Get to Know Our Neighborhood

Part of what makes Forwood Manor so special is the location, right in the heart of Wilmington, DE. Being in a place where everything is within walking distance or a short drive is incredibly helpful for staying active in every way.

Community isn’t a building or even a single group of people. It encompasses an array of connection points. Maybe it’s the barista who pours a sweet tea as soon as you walk through the door, or the cashier who calls you by name, or the musicians at the local farmer’s market who ask your favorite tune. When you feel that sense of place and belonging, it’s home. We’re fortunate and grateful to have that type of community here, and we think you’ll love it just as much as we do.

library with many books and places to sit and read
kitchen with everything you need
bedroom with a comfortable bed and nice natural lighting
lounge with a nice sofa and soft lighting
exercise room with elliptical machines and a TV
private dining room with a long table and fancy walls

Peaceful times ahead--easy living is covered.

Forwood Manor is nestled in a thriving neighborhood in Wilmington, DE, close to shopping, restaurants, entertainment, and plenty of things to do. Just a short drive away are many notable fresh-air attractions worth visiting, such as:

  • Wilmington Waterfront River Walk    
  • Longwood Gardens    
  • Delaware Art Museum
  • Dupont Estate  
  • Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library 

You’ll be close to outdoor activities and public parks that make you feel like you’re out in the country, while still being in the heart of Wilmington, DE. Enjoy performing arts, museums, seasonal holiday events, and historical sites.

Another top aspect of our location is easy access to Christiana Hospital. Whether you need a short-term stay while recovering from treatment or a longer-term rehab close to your doctor, you’ve got it all here.

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Whether you’re looking for a community for yourself or a loved one, let’s talk about where you can go from here.

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