Call for pricing and availability: (980) 890-6880

Rockland Place

1519 Rockland Road, Wilmington, DE 19803

Based on 6 reviews

Services and Housing Options

Assisted Living, Memory Care

Estimated Pricing

Estimated $3,539
For Pricing & Availability
(980) 890-6880
To Reach a Resident
(302) 777-3099

Rockland Place Description

Rockland Place is a charming assisted living community located in Wilmington, Delaware. This community offers two levels of memory care, as well as assisted living, on a large but intimate senior campus. Rockland Place is just minutes from shopping, dining, entertainment and healthcare, making it a perfect choice for seniors who want to enjoy all that Wilmington has to offer. Come to our warm and friendly community for a dining experience you won't forget, fun events, interesting classes, and tailored care. Our affordable studio apartments and one-bedroom suites are comfortable and homey, with a kitchen, large living room, and bathroom. Residents of Rockland Place enjoy an array of services and amenities that support a carefree, fun-filled lifestyle. Our on-site amenities include outdoor courtyards and sensory gardens, a paved walking path, well-stocked library with fireplace, computer center, full-service beauty salon and barber shop, on-site physical and occupational therapy, daily transportation services as well as an elevator for easy access to all floors.

Rockland Place is located 2.7 miles from Wilmington, a large town with a population of 71,948. Other nearby cities and towns include Edgemoor, Elsmere, Claymont and Carneys Point. The community is in a middle-upper class neighborhood where the average income is $107,096, 31% of the country has a higher median income. This community provides Assisted Living and Memory Care and has Studio apartments available. Studio apartments start at an estimated $3,539 a month, while the average cost of Assisted Living is $3,715 in Wilmington, $4,044 in DE, and $3,545 in the United States. These prices are estimated. Rockland Place is a member of a larger group of communities called Watermark Retirement Communities. Rockland Place is ranked 15 out of 25 communities in Wilmington and is ranked 43 out of 61 communities in DE.

Connect with a Free Senior Living Advisor

Our Senior Living Advisors are free and can guide you through the process of finding a new home. They can walk through the different options in your area as well as listen to your needs to make sure you find the right fit.

Parent Organization Videos

Get exact pricing & check availability

By clicking "Get Exact Costs", you consent to being contacted either by My Caring Plan or our third-party partners at the phone number and contact information provided, including through the use of an automated dialer system. I agree to be bound by My Caring Plan’s Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy



on-site physical, occupational and speech therapy

on-site memory care

caring, trained staff available 24 hours per day

certified dementia practitioners

personal care

skilled nursing

personalized care

variety of senior wellness programs

customized care plan


physical and occupational therapy


cultural programs




fishing trips

fitness classes


fitness programs


chef-prepared meals

private dining

healthy and delicious snacks available at all times

happy hour


complimentary transportation

maintenance services

short-term stay

move-in coordination

housekeeping, linen and laundry services

full-service beauty salon and barber shop

transportation services

complete apartment maintenance

housekeeping and linen services


a safe, secure environment

laundry rooms

cable tv

full kitchens

computer center



all utilities except phone

spa with whirlpool tub

a kitchen


elegant dining room

well-stocked library

walking path


large living room

outdoor courtyards

a state-of-the-art wireless resident call system

spacious closets

fitness center

courtyard views

beautifully landscaped

library with fireplace

spacious dining room


pet friendly


Surrounding Area

Rockland Place is also close to a range of restaurants, culture, shopping and parks. Looking to go out to eat or order takeout? Order pizza at Grotto Pizza, Mexican at La Tolteca or Italian at Bella Coast. Love the arts? Head on over to Station Gallery, Wilmington Drama League, or Grand Opera House. Enjoy shopping? Spend some time at Independence Mall, Concord Mall, or Concordville Town Center. Looking for a park to relax at? Enjoy the outdoors at Alapocas Run State Park, Woodley Park, or Blue Rock Manor Park.


Weather in the area consists of an average of 159 days of rain, 21 days of snow and 183 days of sun and the total precipitation is around 2.8 inches a year. The region reaches a high of 81°F in the summer and 34°F in the winter, with an average temp of 58.1°F throughout the year.

Get exact pricing & check availability

By clicking "Get Exact Costs", you consent to being contacted either by My Caring Plan or our third-party partners at the phone number and contact information provided, including through the use of an automated dialer system. I agree to be bound by My Caring Plan’s Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy

Google map of Rockland Place


This community is licensed by the state of DE. It is a large-sized community with 104 total beds.


My Caring Plan is not affiliated with the owner or operator(s) of this facility. The information on this page has not been verified or approved by the owner or operator. The information about this facility has been created to the best of our abilities. If you manage this facility please contact us here to claim this listing.

Get exact pricing & check availability

By clicking "Get Exact Costs", you consent to being contacted either by My Caring Plan or our third-party partners at the phone number and contact information provided, including through the use of an automated dialer system. I agree to be bound by My Caring Plan’s Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy


General Staff Rating
Based on 5 total reviews
Care Staff Rating
Based on 4 total reviews
Food Staff Rating
Based on 1 total reviews
Activities and Services Rating
Based on 1 total reviews
Amy Wallace

5.0 rating

Watchen Peabody

5.0 rating

Cindy Curley-Szafranski

5.0 rating

Carrie White Gray

5.0 rating

Ben Fisher

1.0 rating

Johanne Williams

5.0 rating

Karen Smith

5.0 rating

Caroline Williams

1.0 rating

Bethann Dunn-Deveney

5.0 rating

LilDebbie Duncan

5.0 rating

Stephanie Chambers

5.0 rating

Michelle Kramer-Fitzgerald

5.0 rating

Rockland is an amazing place! Not only do they have a beautiful campus with loads of activities and programs for residents, Rockland has TWO levels of Memory Care as well as staff members trained as Certified Dementia Practitioners. Rockland is the only community in Wilmington with these credentials. Check them out today!

Anna L.

1.0 rating

I had a horrible experience when employed by the company "WATERMARK" which goes by "Rockland Place" in Wilmington Delaware I witnessed a high turnover of employees Activities did a good job but as for the resident to nurse ratio, RUN don't walk It is way overpriced So much of the food they serve is heavily processed I would never allow any loved one of mine to live there

Stephen Rahaim

5.0 rating

Both my Dad (before he passed) and my Mom (who is still a resident) appreciate the management and staff here. The family appreciates the care and attention they get 24/7. 5 stars - hands down. (Also think it stupid that Google lets someone drop a one star comment with no commentary or input. I'm sure if you have a beef with the place the management wants to know.)

Hunter Goatley

1.0 rating

Richard Hynes

5.0 rating

Having recently worked with the management staff of Michele Holdsworth and Bobbi Cassidy at Rockland Place, I can tell you it was a first class experience. They made the transition for one of my clients straightforward and easy. Michele was clear and succinct with the sales effort. Her follow-up was pleasant, timely and professional. No tasks were left to chance. Bobbi Cassidy took care of all the health care records and continues to communicate any needs. All in all, it was a pleasant, thorough and easy experience. What more could anyone ask for.

Tina Masington

5.0 rating

Earlier this month I moved my husband to Rockland Place with the help of both Michelle Holdsworth (Sales Director) and Bobbi Cassidy ( Resident Care Director). This move came after another local assisted living facility did not uphold their admissions agreement with us. What a blessing having to move him a 3rd time in 6 months turned out to be!Michelle went way beyond the call of duty to get incomplete discharge records straightened out so that the move could be made quickly. She even visited him in the other facility so as to assure him that all would work out for the better. Bobbi both helped us select the appropriate situation for him there at Rockland and arranged for a necessary accommodation, so as to meet his medication needs.While my husband has only been at Rockland for a little over two weeks, the change both in his acceptance of the limitations imposed by his Parkinson’s disease and his happiness quotient has been remarkable. Each day he becomes more content and more involved in the Rockland Community and sings the praises of the many people who comprise his support staff, as well as of the in-house Bayada therapists.I personally experience why my husband feels so positive each time I visit. This placement has allowed me a peace of mind I never had when he was in the other local facilities . I am, therefore, most grateful to Michelle and Bobbi, as well as to all of the administrators and support staff, for their efforts on our behalf and I encourage anyone reading this review to consider Rockland Place for your loved one’s needs. It may just be the “right fit”.

Healthcare Nearby


Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
0.1 miles away
Saint Francis Healthcare
2.4 miles away
Veterans Affairs Medical Center Wilmington
3.9 miles away
Delaware Psychiatric Center
5.5 miles away
Rockford Center: Gupta Saurabh MD
8.2 miles away


0.7 miles away
CVS Pharmacy
1.8 miles away
Rite Aid
2.3 miles away
Market Street Pharmacy
2.3 miles away
Walgreens Pharmacy
4.6 miles away


Wahl Family Dentistry
0.6 miles away
Dr. Albert Turk, D.M.D.
4.4 miles away
Centre for Cosmetic Dentistry
4.9 miles away
Swiatek Orthodontics
5.1 miles away
Brandywine Dental
5.1 miles away

What is Nearby


3.2 miles away


5.6 miles away


Marcus Hook
7.7 miles away


Bus Stations

0.6 miles away
3.0 miles away
Wilmington Greyhound Terminal
3.2 miles away
DART Bus Stop
6.1 miles away
6.6 miles away

Places of Worship

Mount Lebanon Methodist Episcopal Church
1.2 miles away
St. Joseph's on the Brandywine
1.9 miles away
Saint Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic Church
2.2 miles away
St. John's Episcopal Church
2.3 miles away
Trinity Episcopal Church
2.3 miles away


0.6 miles away
2.1 miles away
Brown Bag
2.8 miles away
2.8 miles away
2.8 miles away


0.6 miles away
Wells Fargo
0.6 miles away
Wilmington Trust
0.7 miles away
MidCoast Community Bank
1.1 miles away
TD Bank
1.7 miles away

Nearby Senior Living in Wilmington

Nearby Senior Living in Delaware

Close Cities

Senior Living Articles

Lady drinking tea at table
Low-Income Housing For Seniors

Seeking out low-income housing can be an overwhelming task. If you are looking for low-income housing options for yourself, or a loved one, it is important to know your options, rights and what resources are available to you. There are many questions to ask yourself to determine the right option; What can you afford? What …

Low-Income Housing For Seniors Read More »

Memory care vs. nursing homes

Deciding on senior housing can be difficult. This is especially true if your senior has dementia or other conditions. In this case, you’re likely considering memory care vs. nursing homes, but aren’t sure which is best. There are stark differences between these two types of care facilities and you’ll want to understand their unique features. …

Memory care vs. nursing homes Read More »

A senior woman looks at her options on an ipad
How to pay for assisted living

Assisted living may be an excellent option for you or a loved one. You may have chosen this senior housing option to maintain your independence and boost your social life, while getting some daily help with tasks. But how will you pay for assisted living? Paying for assisted living can be a tricky topic. Unlike …

How to pay for assisted living Read More »

A senior woman spends time with her granddaughter
Independent Living vs. Assisted Living

Senior housing can be a tough choice. You’ll want to find the best fit for your current and future needs. In particular, the difference between independent living vs. assisted living can be difficult to navigate. Not sure whether independent living vs. assisted living is right for you? Let’s help you make the choice by going over …

Independent Living vs. Assisted Living Read More »

man in hat at assisted living facility
When is it Time for Assisted Living

Wondering if it is time for assisted living for your loved one is a common question for caregivers. As a caregiver, you might have been considering the question for months or possibly even years. Your loved one might have declined to continue the discussion as the thought of moving out of their family home and …

When is it Time for Assisted Living Read More »

A senior woman drinks a cup of tea
Assisted Living vs. Nursing Homes

Finding the right senior housing is no easy feat. In particular, it’s challenging to know what your loved one’s needs are now – and what they’ll be in the future. The choice between assisted living vs. nursing homes is a common dilemma for families looking for the best long-term care solution. Assisted living vs. nursing homes …

Assisted Living vs. Nursing Homes Read More »