About Us

A 50-Year Commitment.

The Lutheran Home at Topton is proud of its 50+ years of service providing exceptional lifestyles and health care to Berks County seniors. From our origins as a neighborhood community for seniors, our beautiful 400-acre continuing care campus now includes:

  • Beautifully designed independent living apartment homes
  • Spacious stand-alone cottages
  • Engaging personal care community
  • On-site health care services
  • Short-term rehabilitation
  • Fitness center
  • Brandywine Community Library on campus
  • On-site salon and barber shop
  • And more!

As a not-for-profit, continuing care retirement community, The Lutheran Home at Topton delivers the highest quality care and service. We provide our residents and their families with a plan for the future – and peace of mind knowing that care and support will be available should health care needs change.

Diakon Senior Living

The Lutheran Home at Topton is a Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries Community. Diakon is a multi-service, not-for-profit organization committed to offering seniors the opportunity to enjoy a fulfilling and meaningful lifestyle in attractive and affordable accommodations, as well as have access to a continuum of health care services and community-based programs.

Diakon also provides services for children, youths and families, including adoption, foster care, family counseling and programs for vulnerable youths. Each year, Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries serves people of all faiths, offering compassionate service, gracious hospitality and charitable care.

Diakon Mission & Core Values

In response to God’s love in Jesus Christ, Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries will demonstrate God’s command to love the neighbor through acts of service.

Our Core Values


All people are unique gifts of God to be valued.


We are responsible to God, the church and society for the use of all our precious resources.


All work that affirms God's creation has worth and dignity.


Teamwork, continual learning and innovation enhance the quality of service.