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Independent Living

Bethlen Communities Retirement Cottages

Complete with a spectacular view of the scenic Laurel Highlands, our one-level, worry-free cottages afford you the opportunity to enjoy retirement to its fullest. Take advantage of wonderful amenities and quality time with family and friends while we take care of the rest.

Be Worry-Free

  • 24-hour emergency response system
  • Continuing Care Retirement Community
  • Weekly transportation for shopping and activities
  • Small pets are welcome

Be Social

  • Resident meetings and monthly dinner meetings
  • Graceful Aging Wellness & Exercise Center available
  • Outdoor gazebo
  • Spiritual programs including Protestant and Catholic church services in English and Hungarian
  • Health programs available
  • Local Senior Center on site


Residents pay a Monthly Occupancy Fee which includes complete maintenance of the home and appliances, snow removal and grass cutting, transportation, trash collection, and taxes.

Residents are responsible for utilities including electric, gas, water, sewage, cable, internet and telephone.

Welcome Home!

Bethlen Cottages Retirement Village is designed for individuals and couples, age 65 and over, who desire independent living in a protected environment.

Our 1,800 square foot cottages (includes garage and two porches) are all single level duplex units with the following accommodations:

  • 2 Baths (1 handicapped accessible roll-in shower / 1 regular tub)
  • Kitchen (stove, refrigerator, dishwasher)
  • 2 or 3 Bedrooms (3 Bedrooms available at our Ligonier Heights location)
  • Living Room
  • Dining Room
  • Washer and Dryer (stacked)
  • Geothermal Radiant Floor Heat / Central Air Conditioning
  • Attached, Heated 1-Car Garage with Level Driveway
  • Covered Porches in Front and Rear


Independent Living Phone: 724-238-2235

Independent Living  Fax: 724-238-6101