Tucked among 73 well-manicured acres in the Upper St. Clair area of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Friendship Village of South Hills is a vibrant and unique independent senior living community. Residents benefit from exceptional services, engaging and thoughtful amenities, and personal wellness programs.
Is an independent living experience right for you? Friendship Village of South Hills offers the best of suburban living, yet is just minutes away from the entertainment, amenities and shopping of downtown Pittsburgh. Here, residents can relax and indulge in chef-prepared meals at our onsite dining venues, watch films together in our cinema and unwind in the wine bar and piano lounge.
Our independent living community gives residents the ability to pursue their passions, customize their own personal wellness journeys and live life to the fullest among like-minded peers. If you’re an older adult looking for an unparalleled senior living experience in the Pittsburgh area, then Friendship Village of South Hills may be the community for you.
Living Options as Unique as You Are
Choose from more than 15 distinctive floor plans, ranging from spacious one- and two-bedroom senior apartment homes to two-bedroom Carriage Homes with garages. All are sophisticated, accessible and maintenance-free.
Independent Living Amenities and Services
Bespoke Amenities, Exceptional Services
The lifestyle at Friendship Village of South Hills is warm, welcoming and sophisticated. Residents take pleasure in resort-style amenities and services in a planned, expertly managed community designed to cater to their every desire. Many amenities and services are included as part of our residents’ pre-determined monthly living fee, depending on their contract type.
- Atrium Cafe With Patio Dining
- Sports Pub
- Wine Bar
- Piano Lounge
- Complimentary Morning Coffee
- Fitness Center and Personal Trainer
- Convenience and Gift Store
- Performing Arts Center
- Computer Lab
- Art Studio
- Community Garden
- Personal Garden Spaces
- Billiards Room
- Bocce Court
- Free Wi-Fi in Common Spaces
- Salon and Barbershop
- Social, Cultural and Educational Programs
- Life Care
- Weekly housekeeping and flat linen service
- Wellness Program
- Pet-Friendly Policy
- Scheduled Transportation
- Utilities, including Digital Cable Package
- 24-Hour Emergency Call System
- On-Site Health Services
- On-Call Maintenance Services
- Move-In Coordinator
Clubs and Social Groups
Join one of our numerous clubs or social groups at Friendship Village of South Hills. Experience a new film with the Pick Pix Movie Club, improve your skills as a member of the Billiards Group, grab a game of bridge with our Bridge Group or sing as a member of our Community Choir.
Residents are also encouraged to start their own groups to gather with those who share their interests and passions.
Personal Care Services
While many of the above amenities and services are included in our monthly fee, independent living residents also have access to our Lifespace Personal Care Services. This service offers trained, vetted caregivers who provide assistance with activities of daily living, companionship, cooking, light housekeeping, transportation and more. This is a separate expense outside your monthly fees. It’s the perfect choice for older adults who enjoy living independently but need a little extra help. Contact us for more information.
Community Living in Pittsburgh
Community Living, Redefined
Did you know that forging strong social connections can lead to better health outcomes? Many residents choose Friendship Village of South Hills not only for the exceptional independent living amenities and services we offer but for the people who live here. Community living offers both privacy and independence as well as opportunities to make new connections and indulge in passions and hobbies with others.
This area’s climate is typical of the Eastern Appalachia region, giving residents the opportunity to enjoy seasonal activities such as gardening, hiking and biking as well as cross-country skiing, ice-skating and winter festivities. Residents also have access to all of the local and cultural attractions, entertainment and dining options of nearby Pittsburgh.
Entertainment, Activities and Attractions Near Pittsburgh
Our location in the Upper St. Clair area of Pittsburgh offers residents numerous opportunities to get out and about in this exciting metropolitan area. While there is truly too much to see and do in the city to list here, we have provided some highlights.
Shopping Near Pittsburgh
- Fifth Avenue Place
- Station Square
- SouthSide Works
- Wharton Square
- Noble Manor Shopping Center
- Carrick Shopping Center
Outdoor and Wildlife Near Pittsburgh
- Point State Park
- Frick Park
- Schenley Park
- Millvale Riverfront Park
- Riverview Park
- Highland Park
- Beachview-Seldom Seen Greenway
Activities and Entertainment Near Pittsburgh
- Gateway Clipper Fleet
- Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
- Pittsburgh Zoo and Aquarium
- Sandcastle Water Park
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Independent Living FAQs
Do you have questions about independent living at Friendship Village of South Hills? These are some of the most common questions we receive from prospective residents about our community.
An entrance fee is an upfront sum to help cover community operating expenses and prepay some of the costs that come with offering access to continuing care for life. It also ensures priority access to additional levels of health care, in case you ever need it. Your entrance fee is based on the size of residence you choose and the number of occupants.
The independent living monthly service fees vary based on the size of your residence and the number of occupants. This comprehensive fee covers a variety of services and amenities, including your meal plan, maintenance, housekeeping, utilities, scheduled transportation, concierge services, fitness center, activities and events, and much more.
You may choose Lifespace Personal Care Services, which offers trained, vetted caregivers who provide assistance with activities of daily living, companionship, cooking, light housekeeping, transportation and more. This is a separate expense outside your monthly fees.
Pets are permitted in all independent living residences at Friendship Village of South Hills. When you visit, please speak with a team member to find out more.