Arrowood at Southwestern

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    Enjoy the best of your retirement at Arrowood's 40 acre campus.


Make life more enjoyable. Kick back and relax.

Located in the borough of Pleasant Hills and within easy reach of downtown Pittsburgh and all its attractions, Arrowood at Southwestern provides exceptional retirement living while surrounding you with comfortable and affordable lifestyle choices.


Why should you consider Arrowood at Southwestern Retirement Living?

Take a moment to experience what retirement living is really like.

Our friends and families would love to share their reasons why they call this their home and best lifestyle choice.  “Every day is like Sunday,” is what they will tell you.

Exceptional hospitality, dining and entertainment with a multitude of support services and well appointed apartments complemented by superior amenities. It’s your choice.


When is it time to make the decision to downsize?

Tired of rising healthcare costs, home maintenance expenses, real estate taxes and household chores?
Relieve the burden and headache of household tasks and obligations.
Have more time to do what you like, when you like.

You’ll never have to worry again with our affordable retirement lifestyle options.
Flexible options include apartment leasing and services with or without entrance fees.  
The best home for the next stage of your life should provide more freedom, more convenience, better care and less worry.


Is it less expensive and more financially secure for you to stay in your current home?

Though your mortgage may be paid off, monthly expenses to maintain your home and lifestyle are higher than you realize and less predictable as your home ages or less able to physically manage the home.


Just in case you need it,  Continuing Care.

I have everything I need to stay healthy in my own home.
It would be easy to get any care I need right at home.

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Arrowood services


Arrowood offers fine dining without set meal times or limited menus.


The friendly staff at Arrowood will also take care of tasks such as weekly housekeeping, towel and linen service.


The convenient scheduled shuttle service will drop you off and pick you up at your appointments, shopping, or local attractions.


Lawn care and snow removal, as well as preventive maintenance services.


Our Continuum of Care provides all levels of care within a network of facilities on a single campus.


Our facility is ADA compliant.


Individuals are encouraged to spend their free time making new friends or chatting with an old acquaintance. Daily activities help to make this care-free living even more enjoyable. Our daily calendar is designed for socializing.


Some special areas enjoyed most by the individuals at Arrowood include the chapel, outside garden, beauty salon, library, exercise room, private dining room, fireplace, billiard room, card room, sun porch and dining in the Courtyard Restaurant. Many more are listed in our information packet.

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Arrowood's Development

Completed in 1997, Arrowood is comprised of 122 apartments. The exquisitely decorated building is located within the picturesque 40 acres of the Southwestern campus.

Monthly Rentals

An independent living community offering multiple floor plans, ranging in size from studios to generous two bedroom suites. All individuals, regardless of apartment size, have full use of our expansive common areas and amenities.


Each apartment provides Arrowood individuals with their own privacy. Individuals are encouraged to bring their own furniture and arrange their apartments as they wish. Each private apartment is furnished with a kitchenette that includes a microwave and small refrigerator.

Safety and Security

Arrowood at Southwestern also provides the security that allows residents to feel at ease in their own home. The community features 24 HR onsite security. Safety is also a priority and emergency pull-cords are installed in each apartment to alert us if you need immediate assistance.


Your monthy rental fee includes all utilities(excluding phone).