Brookdale Latrobe is an exceptional senior living community in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, offering Assistive Senior Living and Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care a short drive from Pittsburgh. We offer a valued location near medical centers, physicians’ offices, restaurants, shopping and banking.
Our community sits in a valley surrounded by the beautiful Laurel Mountains and farmlands. The Pennsylvania Turnpike is easily accessible, and the quaint town of Ligonier, rich in history and culture, is a short ride from campus on Route 30. We are also one mile from downtown Latrobe and adjacent to St. Vincent College.
Brookdale Latrobe commands a panoramic view of the countryside with plenty of opportunities for viewing wildlife and birdwatching. Yearly, the Pittsburgh Steelers spend weeks at training camp on the fields of St. Vincent College. Enjoy a visit to Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater, the architect’s renowned home design suspended over a waterfall.
Plan a fun-filled day with family at Idlewild Amusement Park in Ligonier, or attend one of our region’s annual arts and craft festivals, where visitors enjoy a strong cultural tradition of visual arts, crafts, educational activities and live performing artists.
Our community includes the following accommodations and levels of care:
Our campus features landscaped grounds with beautiful gardens, walking paths, a courtyard with a gazebo and raised garden beds for our residents with a green thumb.
We feature well-appointed common areas, including our spacious lobby with and our family room with a cozy fireplace and comfortable seating areas. Our elegant dining rooms feature restaurant-style dining with table linens and wait staff.
We also have a private dining room for residents to enjoy family celebrations as well as a beauty salon and barbershop on-site and a library with an extensive collection of books and periodicals, including large print books. We also have a billiards room and a media room with a large screen television and organ for sing-alongs.
Remember your own days in a college dorm or summer camp, living with people your own age that shared your interests and experiences? You played cards and board games, and talked for hours swapping stories.
We recreate that fun experience of living with a family of friends. Here at Brookdale Latrobe, we know that sustaining social relationships and friendships is an integral part of aging well and living well. We’ll help you or your loved one connect with others who share similar interests to enjoy a vibrant life.
We believe dining well is part of living well. We offer restaurant-style dining for our residents with chef-prepared meals, and our chefs are always eager share their culinary talents to create new dishes for our residents to enjoy.
We serve three delicious meals daily with with a selection of menu choices. Menus change weekly and dishes are crafted to reflect the bounty of the season. Our chef is always open to suggestions and encourages our residents to share ideas for menu planning.
Whether it is a lunch outing, a van ride to see the beautiful foliage in the fall or a picnic, residents enjoy an engaging calendar of activities.
Away from campus, our van takes residents out to lunch at local restaurants, shopping around town, to visit interesting sights or just for a “cruise.” At home we fill our days with crafts, clubs, pet therapy visits, a variety of games, demonstrations and live entertainment.
We also offer sit-down exercise and movement classes and devotionals services on-site as well as Bible study. And we never pass up the opportunity for a festive celebration for birthdays and holidays.
Fitness and wellness programs are an important part of our commitment to our residents’ experience. Brookdale’s Optimum Life is a holistic initiative that balances six key dimensions of wellness — purposeful, emotional, physical, social, spiritual and intellectual — to help our residents live a lifestyle that promotes health, wholeness and fulfillment.
There may come a time when you or your loved need additional help. At Brookdale Latrobe, we offer Assistive Senior Living and Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care so you’ll be prepared, if or when you need more assistance.
We understand that considering a move to a senior living community can be a little overwhelming. Let us help you and your family as you consider your choices.
Assistive Senior Living services are the unique contribution we can make to your loved one’s well-being and quality of life. At Brookdale Latrobe, we serve our residents by providing just the right amount of assistance and care to make their lives easier, while enabling them to live as independently as possible. Our associates are here to support the care that you and other family members already provide.
It all begins with a personal service assessment. We take the time to listen to our residents, so we can understand their needs; then we establish clinical, dining and program support that works for them in a meaningful way.
We partner with our residents, recognizing their individual needs and preferences, and adjust services to meet their changing needs. So whether it’s a unique snack, the celebration of a favorite season or a lifelong interest, we value the privilege of knowing our residents and building relationships with them to create a truly personalized living experience.
With our exclusive personal service system, you can live your life the way you want with a customized care plan. You only pay for the services you need and want, plus you have the flexibility to change your plan.
We provide care that balances independence with assistance and delivers service with compassion, understanding and respect. With comfortable accommodations and an impressive line of features and amenities, Brookdale residents enjoy life with the confidence of knowing we are here, partnering with you and your family, to customize solutions that support our residents’ needs as they evolve.
We serve our community by creating meaningful connections with residents and providing exceptional service and care. For our associates, this opportunity to serve others is more than a job — it’s a passion.
We understand your concerns for your loved one’s safety and well-being, and we understand the weight of the responsibility of caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or other types of dementia. Let us help you and your loved one with our compassionate, specialized care.
Brookdale offers programs and safe environments for those with Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia. We believe no matter where an individual is on life’s journey, each has the right to live in a dignified manner and to enjoy meaningful experiences every day.
Deeply rooted in a person-centered approach, our Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care program, also called the Clare Bridge program, focuses on sustaining feelings of belonging, purpose and safety while seeking to preserve a sense of self.
The Clare Bridge Daily Path provides residents with a structured routine of activities that help maintain their abilities and encourage the use of their current skills. The Daily Path includes programs such as discussion groups as a mental workout and daily physical exercise such as dancing. The Daily Path gives each resident purpose and a sense of security that they are right where they need to be.
Designed by a team of culinary associates, experts in memory care and registered dieticians, our unique dining program promotes a positive and successful dining experience with the following features:
Through our unique memory care programs, we offer comfort from the struggles of dementia for you and your loved one with customized care to meet your loved one’s specific needs. Our skilled associates provide compassionate and attentive dementia care, and enable residents to experience daily moments of success.
Experience how Brookdale is bringing new life to senior living. Complete the online form for more information or call today to schedule a tour.