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John B. Parsons Community
John B. Parsons Assisted Living Community of Salisbury MD

John B. Parsons Community

300 Lemmon Hill Lane Salisbury, MD 21801
Phone: (410) 742-1432Fax: (410) 742-9529

John B. Parsons, MD

The John B. Parsons Assisted Living Community, located in Salisbury, is recognized as one of the leading senior living communities on the Eastern Shore of Maryland providing gracious living and professional care for over 100 years. Residents continue their independent lifestyle in a safe and supportive environment providing superb care and peace of mind.

An Assisted Living Community for Any Lifestyle

A full staff of skilled nurses and caregivers is always available to assist with daily living activities, medication management, or a helping hand when needed. Trained to recognize and appreciate the needs of its residents, the Parson’s staff offers a level of care and service that enriches any senior lifestyle.

Integral to recovering or maintaining independence, rehabilitation services are provided on-site. Offering long-term accommodations as well as short-term rehabilitation or respite care options, the John B. Parsons Assisted Living community strives to help seniors continue their lives with comfort and dignity.

Residents dine in an attractive, restaurant-style setting where freshly prepared dishes from each day’s professionally planned menu are served by friendly staff. Special dietary needs are monitored by a Registered Dietitian and prepared by an experienced staff.

Lively and thoughtfully planned arts and entertainment events are offered daily for the residents’ enjoyment. Programs are designed to delight and educate as well as enhance cognitive abilities. Click here to see this month’s calendar.

Accommodations are in the form of private suites in varying sizes to suit any lifestyle. Reasonable rates include dining as well as many services and amenities.

Unique Facilities, Unique Comfort

Parsons accommodates residents with a beautiful, stately mansion on lovely landscaped grounds. The interior boasts an elegant ambiance decorated with fine art and antiques that complement the historic architecture of the residence. Family members and friends enjoy visiting in cozy parlors and sunrooms or spending the day on porches filled with rockers, lively conversation, and laughter.

As a family owned and operated healthcare community, we take extra pride in the services provided and attend to the smallest details to support the highest quality of life.

Living accommodations

Offering private senior rooms and suites of varying sizes and ready to meet the demands of your lifestyle, you’ll be able to move right in, relax and gain peace of mind. Socialize and visit with your friends, rekindle friendships and visit with family in a comfortable parlor, take in the view while relaxing in one of the sunrooms, or breathe in the fresh air while sitting on one of the rocker lined porches.

 

 

Campus resources and conveniences

Relax on our large campus and enjoy the view from one of the man sunrooms and catch up with your friends.

We provide a number of resources and conveniences for senior residents that will minimize your daily tasks, so you have more time to enjoy your independence and time with friends and family.

    On-site library
    Barber and beauty salon
    Gift shop
    Craft room
    Religious services
    Seasonal events

Medical and rehabilitation services

There may be times when you need personal care for a short or long-term. If you or your senior family member are in need of such care, our superior and tenured staff are on-hand to ensure you or your family member is receiving the attention and care required.

Our Parsons assisted living on-site staff and on-site services include:

    Physician Medical Director
    Licensed Nurses
    Podiatry services
    Dental services
    Medication management
    Physical, speech and occupational therapy

 

I have nothing but praise for the facility. It is so clean, beautifully decorated (inside and out); has an efficient and caring staff; the workers are friendly; the food is well prepared. I just give the...
-Doretha J.
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I will never be positive enough to express my heartfelt thanks for the loving atmosphere and care you give to all your residents, especially for my dear friend and her sister.
-Dr. Jesse Flemming
Thank you for all the wonderful care you have given our mothers. We are blessed to have them cared for in a community such as yours.
-Tom & Sarah K.
To know you is to know a team who are kind, considerate and thoughtful. My heart is too full to fully express my gratitude to the Parsons team. Thank you for the kindness, the dignity and...
-Dawn D.
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I have had a very hard time with the thought of placing my mother in a nursing facility. This has been the hardest decision I have ever had to make in life. But the staff at...
-Nancy Burgess
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The staff is absolutely great! This is my fifth time being at Harrison House. It has been a great experience all five times. From the time of admission to the time I leave, I feel I...
-Audrey Conner
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I am more than happy with the progress I have made and continue to make thanks to the wonderful group of staff at Harrison House.
-Rick Elliott
The therapy is something people need to see. It is second to none....
-Littleton Dryden
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The staff are very friendly, respectful, knowledgeable, and caring. They make me feel like I can do anything they ask of me.
-Maxine Baker
There is no place like Harrison House of Georgetown and I've been around. I feel like I am part of a family here and when you are away from your home, that is what is important....
-Theresa Sempepos
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I was so impressed with the nursing staff and the aids. They were so kind and showed compassion to mom, that she has now made friends for life. Nancy and I can't believe how kind the...
-Bob & Nancy
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We came twice to visit the facility and then again to finally fill out papers to move my wife's brother to your facility. Every time we came to visit we were [greeted] with such caring and...
-Travis & Kathleen Talbott
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Dear Jean, et al, Thank you is such a tired cliché – just words and yet what else can I use to let you know how very much I appreciate all that you did for my...
-Tom & MaryAnn L.
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Dear Jean: It was imperative I make the time to send you and the staff at Harrison Senior Living a letter expressing my gratitude and appreciation for the stellar care you provided my mother, Martha. Professionalism,...
-Marie L.
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Dear Jean and Andrea, On behalf of my mom, and my brothers, I would like to extend our sincere gratitude for all of the wonderful things the caring staff at Harrison House has done for our...
-Susan M.
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To Harrison Senior Living Staff, May I state at the beginning that I am not including names of staff for fear I would miss a name, not know a name, or write the wrong name. I...
-Sonni W.
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Sharon, I am so sorry it took me so long to send this note to you. I just wanted to thank you for making my 3 months at Harrison House such a pleasant experience. Even though...
-Shelly
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To Whom it May Concern I’ve played music in many of these Retirement Homes, this by far has the most friendliest staff I’ve ever been around. Consider yourselves very blessed…...
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I have been in other places and I will never leave this one. I am very happy here.
-Jean H., Personal Care Resident
To all H.H. staff & Admin. Thanks so much for putting together the Family/Friends picnic. As first-timers, we had a ball and appreciated all you must have done to make it a success!...
-Randy & Patrice
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Happy Holidays, Lon! Yes, we talked briefly at the tree lighting, but it was pretty busy! I just need to tell you how much our family appreciates and supports your nursing staff on Sussex Annex! Michele...
-Donna B.
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Dear Karen, Thank you so much for taking time out of your busy schedule to discuss my Aunt Evelyn and her possible placement at Harrison Senior Living, Memory Care Unit. I realize that I popped in...
-Debbie Short
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Dear Sharon, Thank you so much for hosting our GAIT program at your beautiful facility on February 16, 2016. The students thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of the program and were impressed by the hospitality of your...
-Lisa Widmaier, M.ED, Eastern Shore Area Health Education Center
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Hi Amber, with the matching night stand things look much better. I want to tell you your staff is amazing!!! Everyone was very welcoming and stopped by Mom’s room to see if she or we need...
-Terri H.
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Dear Jean, Dennis and I would like say a big “thank you” to Harrison House and the staff. We were so blessed that Uncle Carl and Aunt Betty chose to live in your facility. Your staff’s...
-Dennis & Mary Ann
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John B. Parsons is friendly and well-maintained with helpful doctors, nurses and staff —and great food!
-Jim Welch
I am so blessed to be here. We do what we want, when we want to do it, how we want to do it, or we don’t do it at all!
-Evelyn Redding
I have a nice apartment. I’m a lucky lady.
-Anne Kane
I love taking trips to places like Walmart. I tell everyone to come here. It’s a really nice place. They treat you very well.
-Teddy Smith
The facility treats me very well. The nurses are always willing to help me.
-Anna Readinger
It’s a very nice place. The nurses are very helpful. Everyone is very nice and polite to me.
-Shirley Martin
I really like the people here. They are all very nice.
-Kathleen Fichter
I feel very secure here. I don’t have any family—Harrison House is my family. They are very concerned about me.
-Charlotte Shoemaker
They really take good care of us.
-Alice Grist, Harrison House of Christiana
I love to sit out in the sun. The grounds are beautiful.
-Alice Lewis
I have a great group of friends here. I love going to activities —I’m so happy. They really take good care of me here.
-Elinore Pierce
The staff is very helpful and pleasant. That has made my stay here much easier. This is a new life for me.
-Nancy Pursley
My mother received very good care from day one, starting with admissions. She is receiving excellent nursing care.
-Cheryl Wright, daughter of Minnie Moss
The staff have become my friends - there’s always someone willing to listen if I have problems. I really enjoy trips with the activities department and the other people who live here.
-Lianne Schmatzier
Harrison House treats pop very well. The staff are very polite and patient.
-Joan Morh, wife of Floyd Morh
I love to be with other people and I enjoy all of the friends I’ve met here.
-Ruth Eller
The staff is really great at relaying information to me. It gives me piece of mind knowing that my parents are looked after. I am happy because they are happy.
-John Pulinka, son of Elaine and William Walpole
Harrison House makes sure all of our needs are met. The nurses are friendly and everyone is kind.
-Stanley Barr
When you can’t take care of your loved one at home, Harrison House of Christiana provides a safe, caring and professional environment. The staff goes the extra mile.
-Joanne Rhoades, wife of Harrison House of Christiana resident Samuel “Bucks” Rhoades
The staff are just wonderful. They take good care of me. I love it here! Group trips to historic Gap’s Dutch-Way Family Restaurant are lots of fun.
-Mary Boyd
Thanks to several months of intensive rehabilitation therapies, Harrison House of Christiana gave me my life back.
-William “Sonny” Augustine, short-term, inpatient rehabilitation guest
It’s a very nice place, and they have great food! I enjoy the activities, especially the various entertainment and social gatherings like the monthly animal bingo where we compete for cuddly stuffed animals.
-Rosina Smith
I feel the small community of Snow Hill is blessed to have a facility like Harrison House. It is friendly and family oriented. Many activities are offered as well as guest entertainers and worship services. Also,...
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Mom has been here for 4 years. It’s small so she know everyone. If I have an issue, it’s usually taken care of immediately. Mom loves it here and everyone listens to you....
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This is my wife’s third time here and she wants to come back each time. We wouldn’t want her to go anywhere else.
-Edmund Lambertson
Everyone was so nice. I really don’t want to leave. I will miss you all.
-Thomas Helwig
Your Therapy Department gets things done. They are a wonderfully cohesive group of people who enjoy and respect working together....
-Jackie Todd
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I thank the Lord for you helping me to where I have gotten. I wouldn’t have gotten here without the help of Rehab....
-Vera Cooper
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I can’t express how much I appreciate all you do for my sister. Thanks for your patience, understanding and cooperativeness you always show her.
-Lisa S., Snow Hill, MD
I enjoy all the different activities they offer. The meals are delicious too.
-Michael G., Personal Care Resident
To all H.H. staff & Admin. Thanks so much for putting together the Family/Friends picnic. As first-timers, we had a ball and appreciated all you must have done to make it a success!...
-Randy & Patrice
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