Senior Living

Independent Living at The Court and The Village

Pleasant Gap Best Retirement CommunitiesSenior Living options at The Oaks at Pleasant Gap include 33 apartments in The Court and 16 duplex cottages in The Village.  See below for all the independent living services offered:

Independent Living Services

  • Three entrance options, including a no-entrance-fee option
  • Lawn care
  • Snow removal
  • Routine interior and exterior maintenance
  • Access to on-site medical services
  • Weekly worship services
  • Recreational programs and activities designed to stimulate mind, body and spirit.
  • Fitness room
  • Group activities/events in the Community Room
  • 24-hour emergency call system
  • Small pets are welcome
  • Transportation available
  • Priority consideration for admission to skilled nursing at The Lutheran Home at Hollidaysburg or The Lutheran Home at Johnstown, or personal care at The Oaks at Pleasant Gap.

Case Management Services

Case management services are available to residents at no additional fee.

  • Financial assistance (reading and understanding bills, providing assistance with entitlement programs, etc.)
  • Medical assistance (obtaining home health or nursing services, reading and understanding Medicare and Medicaid bills/statements, etc.)
  • Homemaker assistance (finding and arranging for homemaker assistance, arranging grocery shopping services, etc.)
  • Education and emotional support (connecting with educational and recreational programs in your community, providing presentations through visiting speakers on various topics, etc.)
  • Legal issues (obtaining legal services to assist you in completing forms, obtaining and/or reviewing social security earnings statements, etc.)

The Court Apartments

Enjoy senior living at The Court Apartments. The Court offers spacious and inviting apartments perfect for couples or individuals. These apartments come unfurnished and residents enjoy personalizing them with their own treasured belongings and favorite pieces of furniture.

Apartment Design and Amenities at The Court

  • One-bedroom apartments (up to 935 square feet of living space)
  • Handicap-accessible
  • One reserved parking space
  • Optional den and second bathroom
  • Fully equipped kitchens including stove, refrigerator, dishwasher and garbage disposal
  • Stacked washer and dryer in each apartment
  • Wall-to-wall carpeting in living areas and bedroom
  • Quality vinyl tile in kitchen and bathrooms
  • Baths have seated showers and safety features
  • Weekly housekeeping (vacuuming, dusting, kitchen and bath)
  • Ample closet and storage space
  • Intercom system to allow visitors access to the secure community
  • Comfortable gathering areas, including library with fireplace and lounge
  • 20 noon meals per month served in the dining room overlooking the fish pond and surrounding garden (additional meal plan available)
  • All utilities including electricity, basic cable and local telephone services
  • Wireless Internet connection
  • Patios / decks
  • Locked mailboxes in lobby
  • Option to rent storage space
  • Maintenance fee, water, garbage, sewage, taxes included in rent
  • Individually controlled heating and air conditioning

 The Village Cottages

The Village Cottages provide all of the perks and comforts of private, independent living – without the maintenance or hassles.

 Cottage Design and Amenities at The Village

  • Spacious two-bedroom duplex cottages (approx. 1,173 square feet)
  • Front porch
  • Two-car garage with automatic doors
  • Brick and vinyl exteriors
  • Fully equipped kitchen with stove, refrigerator, dishwasher and garbage disposal
  • Optional meal plan
  • Washer and dryer
  • Two baths with tub or shower units
  • Safety features
  • Wall-to-wall carpeting in living areas and bedrooms
  • Quality vinyl tile in kitchen and bathrooms
  • Individually controlled heating and air conditioning
  • Ample closet and storage space
  • Small pets are welcome
  • Maintenance fee, taxes, activities and scheduled transportation included in rent
  • (Residents are responsible for all utilities)    

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