Independent Living Retirement Community

Woodland Heights - Independent Living

independent living residents

Woodland Heights offers affordable retirement living. Residents enjoy the spaciousness of a home and the security of a caring neighborhood. No more worries about lawn care, snow and leaf removal or the everyday headaches of home maintenance. You and your children can feel confident and assured that if anything would happen to your health in the future, Zerbe Sisters Nursing Center has a long, excellent reputation of quality care for the past 52 years. Our Harvest View Personal Care program has also been providing the same quality personal care since 1998. In both cases, we are there for you if the need ever arises. Meanwhile, enjoy the family-like fellowship of the community, and remain active in the extensive social events and trips we offer.

Housing Opportunities
retirement community housing

Our serene setting offers a small, close-knit community where everyone knows your name and considers you part of the family. Woodland Heights is an independent living neighborhood for folks who find contentment in the simpler ways of life. 58 beautifully-appointed homes provide maintenance-free living without the extra expense of excessive community amenities. As a resident of Woodland Heights, you have the security of knowing that higher levels of quality care are available on site should you every need them. Harvest View Personal Care provides individual living suites for residents who need varying degrees of daily assistance while Zerbe Sisters Nursing Center offers professional nursing care. No matter where you live at Zerbe Retirement Community, we cherish you and welcome you as part of our extended family.

Independent Living

The beautiful 62-acre campus of Zerbe Retirement Community offers an independent living community known as Woodland Heights. For residents 55 and over, you will find a warm and inviting “neighborhood” that will enhance the quality of your retirement years.

We understand the process of transitioning from your current home to a retirement community may feel overwhelming and confusing; but at Zerbe Retirement Community we can make the experience enjoyable and simple! Our residents have found Woodland Heights provides all the amenities and conveniences they need during their retirement years. Woodland Heights offers the right balance between helping you maintain your independence and providing all the support services that will make life comfortable.

Enjoy the peaceful serenity of the Lancaster farming community while building the retirement life you choose . . . rediscover the activities that interest and fulfill you . . . enjoy time with family and friends . . . cultivate new relationships . . . or simply soak in your surroundings! Your new life will be all about options.

independent living village homes
Village Homes

The beauty of our single-family homes offers a variety of inviting and spacious layouts to suit your lifestyle preferences. Custom interior spaces personalize each cottage built from two different floor plans: with and without a basement and a second option which includes a loft (also with and without a basement). Each floor plan includes outdoor seating areas to enjoy the beautiful country setting of Zerbe Retirement Community, spacious living areas with eat-in kitchens and plenty of room for entertaining, two bedrooms with large walk-in closets and one or two car garages. Finished basements, French doors, fireplaces, bay windows and skylights are just several of the upgrades that make each home its own distinctive space to fulfill your personal preferences and style.

Includes in our cottages:

Basic Cottage Floor Plan
floor plan

“When we moved to Woodland Heights, we immediately felt “at home.” We have made wonderful friendships and enjoy the convenience and comfort of living in a community where we are surrounded by family!”

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We invite you to schedule a personal visit to see and experience life at The Village at Zerbe Sisters. Join us for lunch and a tour of our community by calling our Director of Marketing, Lynne Bickta at 717-445-8741 for more information.


call us Woodland Heights Independent Living: 717-445-8741

call us Harvest View Personal Care: 717-445-8744

call us Zerbe Sisters Nursing Center: 717-445-4551

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