Neighborhood Resources

A distinctive and diverse location.

Explore the links below to outside resources about related organizations and local sites of interest.

Organizations

Reading Health System, a nonprofit organization, has been a recognized leader in high-quality healthcare services for residents of Berks and the surrounding counties since 1867.

LeadingAge represents not-for-profit organizations dedicated to providing high-quality healthcare, housing, and services to the nation’s elderly. The Highlands at Wyomissing is a member of LeadingAge.

LeadingAgePA, founded in 1963, represents more than 360 nonprofit, private, fraternal, religious, and government-sponsored nursing homes, retirement communities, personal care and independent housing facilities, and community service providers. The Highlands at Wyomissing is a member of the LeadingAgePA. Local Sites of Interest

Albright College

Alvernia University Alvernia University is a private Franciscan Roman Catholic university located in Reading, Pennsylvania.   Through our partnership Highlands residents can take the Alvernia Seniors College classes for free.

Berkshire Mall is a nicely appointed shopping center with an array of general department and specialty stores.

PA Dutch Farmers Market of Wyomissing

GoggleWorks Center for the Arts is a community arts and cultural resource center in downtown Reading. It is one of the largest, most comprehensive interactive community arts centers in the country.

JaneBlairQuilts.com is the website of a resident artist at The Highlands. Jane Blair is an award-winning, internationally recognized quilter. Included among her quilts is “Gypsy In My Soul,” which was recognized as one of the 20th century’s 100 Best American Quilts.

Penn State Berks Campus

Reading, PA is the largest city near Wyomissing, PA.

Reading Area Community College

Reading Public Museum feeds your imagination with journeys from art to science, from culture to culture, and from this world to outer space.

Symphony programs sponsored by the Reading Symphony Orchestra are held at The Highlands throughout the year.

Shillington Farmers Market offers over twenty-five vendors in meats, produce, baked items, candy, flowers, nuts, dried fruits, chips, and seafood.

Santander Arena & Santander Performing Arts Center are premier arena and performing arts venues, both hosting world-class events and located in nearby Reading.

VF Outlet Center is a thriving outlet complex, owned and operated by VF Outlet Inc., with over 450,000 thousand square feet of retail space, offering consumers a variety of name brands.

West Reading Main Street includes 68 shops, 17 restaurants and 25 health and beauty spots.

Wyomissing, PA is the borough that is home to The Highlands at Wyomissing.

Wyomissing Public Library provides a wide variety of popular and informational material for reading, listening, and viewing.