Legacy at Village Wood

The Best Value in Penfield Senior Living

Legacy at Village Wood, located in Penfield, New York is a retirement community offering boutique-style Independent Living on an intimate, wooded 10-acre senior campus. Residents enjoy an affordable, all-inclusive lifestyle near shopping, dining, major hospitals, entertainment and cultural attractions, with easy access to Route 441 and the 490 Expressway.

In this friendly atmosphere we offer extraordinary cuisine, fun events, interesting classes and customized care. Choose from cozy studios to spacious one-bedroom apartments, wonderfully appointed with a kitchenette, large living room and bathroom.

Residents of Legacy at Village Wood 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 and serene landscaping. 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.

Fire House Pizza & Tour

Our “Knights of Village Wood” were given the VIP tour of the Penfield Fire House. The guys were taken into the history room for a presentation from the early 1800’s when the company was formed until present day. Lunch of pizza and wings were enjoyed in the big meeting room, then before we left pictures were taken in […]

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December 2017 Activities Calendar

The holidays are a special time for Village Wood and we have filled the calendar with activities that will make your Christmas special. Holiday socials, carolers, speakers and our Christmas party on December 16th have been put together for you to enjoy this special season. » Click to download the December 2017 Calendar.

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November 2017 Activities Calendar

The word Cornucopia means abundance and Legacy at Village Wood has a calendar filled with abundant social events and outings to do. There will be a Shopping Day being held right here at Village Wood, a Christmas Tree Trimming Day and speakers throughout the month to continue the learning experience. We wish you a very happy November! » Click to […]

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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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Unique and Flavorful Dining at Legacy at Village Wood

“Hard enough to please a family much less 30-plus former ‘heads’ of households! I have no complaints. Lots of compliments for the creative chefs and patient servers!” Our culinary experts at the Legacy at Village Wood work hard on a daily basis to make sure they are appealing to each and every one of our […]

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Chef Recipe: Thrive 5 Granola

Now you can make granola in your own kitchen with the help of the below recipe. INGREDIENTS: 1/3 cup maple syrup 1/3 cup packed light brown sugar 4 tsp vanilla extract 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 cup vegetable oil 5 cups old-fashioned rolled oats (do not use quick oats) 1 cup raw almonds, chopped coarse 1 cup […]

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Fire House Pizza & Tour

Our “Knights of Village Wood” were given the VIP tour of the Penfield Fire House. The guys were taken into the history room for a presentation from the early 1800’s when the company was formed until present day. Lunch of pizza and wings were enjoyed in the big meeting room, then before we left pictures were taken in […]

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Caring.com Review –Welcoming Staff and Lively Community

We visited Legacy at Village Wood. It was very welcoming. The person that we met was really nice and tried very hard to answer our questions and accommodate my sister. They were working to make it up-to-date. The rooms were very nice and had been updated. They were nicely painted and had new carpeting. I […]

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Caring.com Review – Friendly and Knowledgeable Staff

The Legacy at Village Wood is reasonable as far as pricing and what they include. They do what is called the “I’m OK” program. So even though it is independent, every morning when they wake up they have to put what looks like a little hotel peg on their door that said I’m OK, so […]

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