Our 50+ acre campus, is nestled within beautiful Big Valley surrounded by neighboring farms. This quaintness and hometown charm encompasses the heart of Valley View Retirement Community and pairs well with easy access to State College, Lewistown, and Huntingdon.

Services & Amenities

Mildred & Lena’s Place

Mildred & Lena’s Place provides a convenient overnight stay for family and friends visiting Valley View residents. Each two-bedroom cottage comfortably sleeps four and includes a living room, bathroom, and kitchenette.

Beauty & Barber Shop Services

Beautician and barber services are available to all residents and are located just steps past the main lobby.

Transportation Services

Transportation Services may be provided for a minimal fee to those residents that may require transportation for personal reasons. These services are offered in both the Haven and the Terrace for medical appointments and other places residents may want or need to go.

Notary Public Services

Valley View offers onsite Notary Public Services to residents and team members.

Gift Shop

Merchant Square in the Valley is located just past the main entrance beside the Courtyard Cafe. The gift shop is open Tuesday–Friday from 10–3 PM.


The Courtyard Cafe offers daily lunch specials Monday through Friday from 10 AM to 2 PM and is open to the public.

Local interests or spots

  • Belleville Livestock Auction
  • Big Valley Farmer’s Market
  • The Reedsville Creamery
  • Big Valley Thrift and Gift
  • Brookmere Winery and Vinyard Inn
  • Taste of the Valley
  • Mifflin County Amish & Mennonite Historical Center

Things to Do

  • Greenwood Furnace State Park
  • Lake Raystown Resort
  • Lincoln Caverns
  • Penn’s Cave
  • Poe Valley State Park
  • Reeds Gap State Park
  • State College Sporting Events
  • Grange Fair
  • Bryce Jordan Center Events