Altenheim Community

Altenheim is a retirement home conveniently located in beautiful Wheeling, WV. Altenheim has been synonymous with security, comfort, and dignity for independent adults. The residence historically has been home to 15 women, age 65 and older. Rooms are private and furnished, and monthly rental rates include meals and snacks, housekeeping, social activities, transportation, and free parking. There are no application or admission fees.

Welcome Home

Rich in Tradition

Since 1890, Alteheim has provided residence for independent adults and providing an active community to enjoy a healthy and fulfilling lifestyle. Our historic building provides a unique atmosphere for everyday living.  With its picturesque architecture, our main residence offers charming private rooms and beautiful, relaxing common areas, including activity rooms, dining space, and sun porches.

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Modern Living

Modern living is exemplified in our newly-built, contemporary cottages which feature open floor plans, cozy fireplaces, spacious living areas, and fully-equipped kitchens.

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Resource & Referral Center

Our Resource & Referral Center has no geographic limitations and is open to anyone who needs information on issues or services related to aging and it offers a wide-range of excellent resource, including library facilities, professional workshops and community programs, and assistance with research.  We will help you with information specific to your needs.

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