About Us

The Highlands at Pittsford

Executive Director, Independent Living and Assisted Living

Lloyd Theiss

Executive Director:
The Cottages,
Hahnemann Square,
and Laurelwood

One Campus. All Levels of Care.


Independent Living

The Cottages Independent Residential Homes
Hahnemann Square Apartments Independent Apartment Homes

Assisted Living

Laurelwood Assisted Living Apartments

Skilled Nursing

The Living Center Skilled Nursing Care
Meadowbrook Adult Day Program

The Highlands at Pittsford is the only not-for-profit senior living community affiliated with Rochester’s leading educational, cultural, and medical system, The University of Rochester.  See Affiliations for more details.

Living at The Highlands you will experience the amenities you expect at a fine hotel.  The Concierge Desk is here to assist in any way such as providing information or making appointments.  Our Valet Service can conveniently and safely take you to and from appointments.  Our courteous staff is always available to lend a helpful hand with moving furniture, hanging pictures, or anything else you may need.  The exceptional staff-to-resident ratio means we have plenty of people to assist you!

Our Mission

The Highlands at Pittsford is a not-for-profit senior living community delivering distinctive services within a continuum of living. We are committed to providing residents with the freedom and care to strive for their personal best. The Highlands offers a fulfilling lifestyle providing extensive opportunities for continued personal growth in an active, respectful, and compassionate environment.