The Best Value in Penfield Senior Living

Legacy at Grande‘Vie, located in Penfield, New York is a retirement community offering boutique-style Independent Living, Assisted Living, Enhanced Assisted Living and Memory Care on an intimate senior campus. Residents enjoy an affordable, all-inclusive lifestyle near shopping, dining, major hospitals, entertainment and cultural attractions, conveniently located with easy access to Routes 590 and 441.

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

Residents of Legacy at Grande‘Vie enjoy services and amenities that support a carefree, fun-filled lifestyle. Our on-site amenities include a beauty salon and barber shop, fitness center, cozy lounge and library, game room, interfaith chapel, beautiful courtyards 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.

Intergenerational Relationships Have Lasting Benefits

Developing connections with younger generations provide seniors with a sense of fulfillment and improvement in their self-worth, reducing feelings of sadness or loneliness. Studies have shown that seniors who experience close intergenerational interactions have better physical and mental health. Engaging with children both invigorates and energizes older adults, making them happier with their present life and more […]

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We Salute Veterans

Words cannot express our appreciation of those who served our country. This Veteran’s Day at Watermark communities coast to coast, we continue our commitment to recording the advice, life lessons and video interviews of our veterans in residence. We welcome veterans, their families and friends to join us for our Veteran’s Day observations and upcoming […]

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Halloween Fun at Legacy at Grande’Vie

We had a Halloween for the whole campus with pizza, pumpkin painting, a dance competition and even a piñata full of candy. Fun was had by residents, staff, family and friends

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Legacy Watermark Communities Featured on Seniors Rock Radio

Legacy communities offer dozens of complimentary classes through Watermark University. Click here to listen to Seniors Rock Radio. At the 45:00-minute mark you’ll hear about all of our opportunities available to seniors in the Rochester area! We are proud to be featured on @seniorsrockevents. #seniorsrock #seniorliving #activeaging #legacywatermark #watermarkcommunities #rochesterny #seniorsrockradio

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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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Making a Difference on Election Day

Our resident Dick Myer was at the Penfield Fire Hall helping to get people to the polls. Legacy Grande' Vie and Legacy Willow Pond made several trips so our residents could vote. A big thanks to Dick for helping and being a part of our Mid Term Election Day.

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Extraordinary Camping Trip to Fair Haven State Park

Legacy at Grande'Vie residents went on an extraordinary three day camping trip to Fair Haven State Park. Residents enjoyed s'mores around the campfire while telling scary stories. Resident John DeVuyst played his violin as everyone joined in and sang their favorite songs. What a wonderful trip it turned out to be as residents really had […]

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Summer Concert Memories

We enjoyed a beautiful outing to the Penfield Ampa Theater for an evening of music. Fiddlers of the Genesee and the sounds of Matt Chase & Old Canyon Country Music got our toes tapping and hips swaying to the wonderful sounds. We couldn't have asked for a better evening with friends!

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Destination Breakfast to Steve’s Diner

We re-visited Steve' Diner and we were not disappointed.  Pancakes bigger than your plate, French toast made with an array of breads and eggs any way you want. Our waitress was wonderful and had coffee ready when we wanted a refill.

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Surprising New Food with Joan Bardossi

Trying new foods and exploring new culinary combinations was our April class with Joan Bardossi, our Regional Director of Culinary Services. The class sampled Macaroni & Cheese Bites, Falafel with Tzatziki Sauce, Salad with Avocado Ranch Dressing and a Southern Peach with Raspberry Sauce for a little something sweet.

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Celebration of Italy

We had a fantastic day last week celebrating Italy! We enjoyed a pasta luncheon, Italy trivia, singing Italian songs, a cannoli dip social and shared stories about trips that residents had taken to Italy. We made beautiful decorated wine bottles for table centerpieces including red, white and green balloons and many signs. Our room was filled to capacity and it […]

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Caring.com Review – Peace of Mind Grandmother is Thriving

My Grandmother loves it at Grand Vie. We took a tour in November and she began living there this January. She found friends right away in activities. She’s sure to make it down to bingo every day. She also loves the day trips they take, it gives her a chance to get some fresh air […]

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Caring.com Review – Treated Like Royalty

What’s not to love with Grande'Vie Senior Living Community? We are treated like royalty, served wonderful meals three times a day, have our rooms cleaned, our beds changed, our laundry done and our medical needs tended to. But more importantly the staff, the nurses and the aids are wonderful to us always taking care of […]

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Caring.com Review – The Greatest Senior Living Community

Grande'Vie is without a doubt the greatest senior living community there is. My mother has been a resident in the assisted living facility for over 5 years and it has been wonderful. She lived on her own until 87 and then dementia forced her move to assisted living. We researched and visited many places but […]

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November 2018 Community Life Calendars

Looking for that 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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October 2018 Community Life Calendar

Looking for that 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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September 2018 Community Life Calendars

Looking for that 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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