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Best of Pittsburgh Senior Living 2016

An outstanding senior living community provides their residents with quality care and services as well as a wide variety of programs and social activities. can help you find top-rated senior living service options. Our listings are based on reviews provided by residents, family members, friends, and visitors. Take a look at the award selection criteria we use here that determined the 2016 Best of Senior Living award winners in the Pittsburgh area.

Assisted Living Communities

Assisted living communities are the perfect choice for seniors who are still active but need some help with day-to-day activities such as housekeeping, laundry, cooking, transportation, and personal care. Many facilities feature private apartment style homes that offer all the comforts of home.

Juniper Village at Forest Hills, located east of Pittsburgh in the suburbs of Forest Hills, is a senior community that offers assisted living services. The staff at Juniper Village “encourages active bodies, engaged minds, and fulfilled spirits.” Featured amenities include spacious private apartments, a library, ice cream parlor, country kitchen, and craft rooms. Residents enjoy daily chef-prepared meals along with snacks, laundry and housekeeping services, and transportation.

One family member happy with the services provided by Juniper Village commented, “If you’re looking for the highest possible quality care for your senior family member, Juniper Village at Forest Hills is the place to go – warm, welcoming, clean and compassionate, this place has it all.” The Best of Senior Living award was bestowed upon Juniper Village at Forest Hills in 2013-2014 and again in 2016.

Brookdale Mt. Lebanon, located just south of Pittsburgh, is an award-winning assisted living community that received recognition as a Best of Senior Living complex in 2013-2014, 2015, and again in 2015. Residents are helped with daily living activities such as medication reminders and have access to a full range of amenities that include a library, coffee shop, café/bistro, and an arts and crafts studio. Seniors that have furry friends will be happy to know that Brookdale Mt. Lebanon is a pet-friendly community.

One reviewer wrote, “The rooms are very spacious and clean. It has everything there that you could possibly need and the people are very helpful and friendly. The food is excellent and homemade, soup every day, and they help you to your table. Transport vans to everything. Lots of shows to watch, and many activities. The library is excellent.”

Harbour Assisted Living is conveniently located east of Pittsburgh in Monroeville. Featured amenities of this award-winning senior community include a library, arts center, bistro, cards room, and an outdoor garden area along with a beauty salon and barbershop. Harbour Assisted Living is a pet-friendly community. Residents have access to licensed nursing, clinical, and professional staff around-the-clock, 24 hours per day.

Harbour Assisted Living has had many positive comments and reviews. One family member wrote, “Dad needed the safety and comfort of a home and loving caregivers in assisted living. As a daughter, I wanted only the very best for him. At Harbour, I have been extremely pleased by the high level of healthcare provided by competent staff who fully address his medical issues, nutrition, daily care, friendships and overall well-being.”

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