Welcome to The Retreat at Berryville

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Senior Living with what matters most in mind.

The Retreat at Berryville offers premier assisted living and memory care with superior personalized care and a compassionate staff. Situated in Berryville, VA, our state of the art facility offers luxury style accommodations with a comfortable, small-town feel. Phoenix Senior Living is a company built on love that spans generations, offers ideal assisted living options for seniors and specialized services for those diagnosed with Alzheimer’s and various forms of dementia. Phoenix Senior Living, whose leadership collectively has been serving seniors for more than 30 years, believes that transitioning into your new home at The Retreat at Berryville welcomes a new chapter in your life, where seniors can live as independently as they desire — a life where seniors live, love, learn.

Everything we do at The Retreat at Berryville begins and ends with service. Our executive team and knowledgeable staff uphold the highest standard of excellence in both our assisted living and memory care settings. Offering superior, innovative, and personalized services for seniors, our goal is to consistently engage our residents in meaningful activities and assure them that their beliefs, interests, and lives matter to us.

When it comes to your loved one, EVERYTHING matters.

Meet Jennifer Bandler

Executive Director – The Retreat at Berryville

Jennifer M. Bandler comes to The Retreat at Berryville with over twelve years of experience in the healthcare field, with almost six years of those as an executive director. While originally from Connecticut, her life as an army brat has allowed her to travel to many different countries, as well as most of the east coast. She is the daughter of a nurse, which is where she begin her “career” in senior care, assisting with activities at a young age. Being around the seniors at her mother’s nursing home, as well as her own grandparents, Jennifer was learning first hand of amazing life stories and experiences this population had to share. She received her BS in Biology from Loyola College of Maryland and MBA from Mount St. Mary’s University, and quickly found herself back in the healthcare environment, truly finding her passion when she became an Assisted Living Facility Administrator for the state of Virginia. She has worked in both Virginia and West Virginia as an Executive Director bringing her passion to not only the residents, but the families and associates. She lives in Harpers Ferry, WV with her two amazing high school aged boys, Zachary and Matthew.

A Company of People Serving People

We at The Retreat at Berryville recognize that aging and memory loss can affect everyone differently. Our facilities and services are designed to meet each resident’s individual needs, organized and delivered by a team of trained, dedicated, and engaged associates. Our mission is to cultivate a nurturing community to serve seniors with the personalized care they deserve. We encourage you to schedule a tour of our facility and retrieve your complimentary guide of what to look for when choosing a Senior Living Facility.


Live, Love, Learn.

The Retreat at Berryville wants every resident to live life to its fullest. Our community encourages purposeful living, individually tailored to complement each resident’s unique interests, life experience, and abilities. From the moment you enter The Retreat at Berryville, it will become clear that our aim is to instill purpose and love in our seniors through our specialized programs and services. We exceed the expectations of ordinary personal care, and treat our seniors as a beloved family member. Our Live, Love, Learn philosophy embraces the National Wellness Institute’s Six Dimensions of Wellness:

  • Physical, Cognitive
  • Social, Emotional, Spiritual
  • Occupational (sense of purpose)

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