Shipley Manor

Shipley Manor

New Castle County, DE

Located in Wilmington, Delaware, in beautiful New Castle County, Shipley Manor is a full-service senior living community offering the finest in independent living and assisted living residences, as well as skilled nursing home care, rehabilitation services, and respite/short stays, all amid our beautifully landscaped grounds. Our many services and amenities include restaurant-style dining, a full slateMore 

Quality of Care

Levels of Care

Shipley Manor offers 5 types of care: Assisted Living / Personal Care, and Independent Living, and Short Term / Respite Care, and Skilled Nursing / Long Term Care, and Rehab.

  • Independent Living
  • Assisted Living / Personal Care
  • Memory Care
  • Short Term / Respite Care
  • Skilled Nursing / Long Term Care
  • Adult Day Care
  • Rehab
What are levels of care?

Levels of care refer to how much assistance a person needs with health management, as well as activities of daily living. Activities of daily living are tasks like dressing, taking a bath or shower, using the restroom, and eating.

Additional considerations include whether the individual can take prescription medications or manage chronic conditions independently, or whether some assistance from a caregiver is needed.

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Within this Community

To ensure that the care needs of you or your loved one are met if they change over time, Shipley Manor offers 2 communities: Assisted Living at Shipley Manor, and Skilled Nursing at Shipley Manor.

License Status
Daily Staff Per Resident
Nurse On Site?
24 Hour Nurse On Site?
Secured Dementia Unit?
Memory Care Programs

Shipley Manor Contracts and Cost

Plan Types

  1. Type DRental Agreements
  2. Daily RatesAssisted Living & Skilled Nursing

Rental contracts do not require an entry fee. Rental residents often have priority access to the health care facility but are not necessarily guaranteed access, as is the case with entry fee contracts. Rates do not include expenses for assisted living or skilled nursing. These services are paid for as needed at the market rate, and are often difficult to predict.

Monthly Fee
Semi-Private Room
Private Room
1 Bedroom
2 Bedroom
Prices shown reflect minimum costs and may be out of date. Please contact the community directly for complete pricing details.

Benevolent Care

Benevolent Care
This community offers benevolent care.

Benevolent Care is the discounting of fees for current residents who have exhausted their assets. It is generally only available to residents who appeared likely to be able to cover the full cost of their care at the time of application. Communities which offer Benevolent Care typically guarantee that residents can stay in the community if they outlive their assets, dependent on endowment funds.

Living at Shipley Manor

Types of Units

Shipley Manor offers 2 types of units: Studio, and One Bedroom Apt.

  • Private Room
  • Semi-Private Room
  • Studio
  • One Bedroom Apt
  • Two Bedroom Apt
  • Cottage
  • Townhouse


Shipley Manor offers 1 dining option: Restaurant Style.

  • Cafe
  • Restaurant Style
  • Buffet Style
  • Private Dining
  • Formal Dining
  • Casual Dining
  • Pub
  • Sunday Brunch

Religious Services


Eligibility & Pets

  • Pets allowed


    Fitness Center
    Nature/Walking Trails
    Salon/Beauty Shop

About Company

For Profit/Nonprofit
For Profit
Parent Organization
Year Opened

Reviews of Shipley Manor
Average rating from 5 reviews:

  • With enough friends to socialize & plenty of intellectual & physical activities to choose from, Shipley Manor is more than a senior living community. It is what my mother calls "home". My children have so much fun every time they visit her & their big parties are just amazing. Resident's care, safety & comfort areMore 
    Presley Martin · a year ago
  • This placed treated my grandfather great during a difficult time for my family. He was there for 3 months in rehab after breaking his hip. They took care of him and listened to the wishes of his family. They helped with so much and we all are very thankful of this. Thanks to a greatMore 
    Adam Humphries · a year ago
  • My father did part of his rehab here. The staff was so personable. They were really attentive to my father as well as our family. They took great care of him. The facility itself was fantastic. It was very clean. They had many shared activities for him to do which includedMore 
    Trevor Graham · 2 years ago
  • My Aunt moved into Shipley Manor for Rehabilitation when she was having trouble walking suddenly. She had a nice size private room that was bright. She was pleased with all the employees who cared for her and the good meals. Everyone was kind to her and extra helpful. The Rehabilitation teamMore 
    Jane Pierantozzi · a year ago
  • My significant others mother passed this week. She always love the activities, accommodations and friends she made. But the staff was unbelievable in this time of need. I cannot say enough about this place.
    James Edwards · a year ago