Shadyside

Entrance to Shadyside Family House
Shadyside Manager's Office
Volunteer Area
Shadyside Living Room Family House
Living Room Shadyside Family House
Shadyside Family House
Shadyside Kitchen
Shadyside Dining Area
Library at Shadyside Family House
Suite at Shadyside
Shadyside 2 Twins

5245 Centre Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA  15232

Family House Shadyside was established in 2001 in a former apartment building conveniently located near UPMC Shadyside.

Family House Shadyside offers the following amenities:

  • 44 family suites with private bathrooms, telephones and televisions
  • Six handicap-accessible suites
  • Wireless internet access
  • First floor communal living space including kitchen, dining area, laundry, solarium, manager’s office, volunteer space and check-in area
  • Second floor library, living room and computer work areas
  • Exercise Room
  • Full front porch with outdoor patio

Parking

Limited parking is available for our guests behind the house.

Housing Guidelines


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Area Attractions

Banks

Grocery Stores

Hospitals

Places of Worship

Pharmacies

Post Offices

Restaurants

Urgent Care

 

Area Attractions

Free passes are available for many area attractions and events. Please see bulletin board for current offerings or ask House Manager.

Carnegie Museum of Art and Natural History

  • Obtain free passes at the reception desk.

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

  • Ask House Manager to arrange a free tour. Bring your ID, key and Family House card with you.

Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium

  • Free passes available at reception desk.

Schenley Park/Schenley Plaza

University of Pittsburgh Cathedral of Learning/Nationality Rooms

 

Banks

Citizen’s Bank

5550 Centre Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

412-578-7770

 

PNC
(ATM)
5215 Centre Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

(ATM)
4750 Fifth Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA  15213

 

Grocery Stores

Market District

5550 Centre Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

412-681-1500

 

Whole Foods

5880 Centre Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

412-441-7960

 

Hospitals

Children’s Hospital

One Children’s Hospital Drive

4401 Penn Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15224

412-692-5325

 

Hillman Cancer Center

5115 Centre Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

412-641-1000

 

Magee Women’s Hospital of UPMC

300 Halket St

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

(412) 641-1000

 

UPMC Montefiore

3459 Fifth Ave.

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

(412) 647-2345

 

UPMC Presbyterian Hospital

200 Lothrop Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

(412) 647-2345

 

UPMC Shadyside

5230 Centre Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

(412) 623-2121

 

West Penn Hospital

4800 Liberty Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15224

412-578-5000

 

Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic (Western Psych/WPIC)

3811 O’Hara Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-624-1000 or 1-877-624-4100

 

Pharmacies

CVS (Open 24 hours)

4725 Centre Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

412-683-8827

 

Places of Worship

Adventist

Hillcrest Seventh Day Adventist

2340 Wylie Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-566-8757

 

African Methodist Episcopal

2720 Webster Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-683-2160

 

Baptist

First Baptist Church

159 N. Bellefield Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-621-0500

 

Pittsburgh Baptist Church

3100 Pioneer Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-341-1660

 

Catholic

Holy Spirit Byzantine Catholic Church

4815 Fifth Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-687-1220

 

St.Paul Cathedral (Roman Catholic)

Fifth Avenue at N. Craig Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-621-4951

 

St. Regis Catholic Church

3235 Parkview Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-681-9365

 

Christian Scientist

First Church of Christian Science of Pittsburgh

201 N. Dithridge Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-621-5339

 

Episcopal

Calvary Episcopal Church

315 Shady Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

412-661-0120

 

Church of the Ascension

4729 N. Ellsworth Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-621-4361

 

Greek Orthodox

Saint George Antiochian Orthodox Church

3400 Dawson Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-681-2988

 

Saint Nicholas Orthodox Church

419 N. Dithridge Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-682-3866

 

Hindu

Hindu Jain Temple

615 Illini Drive

Monroeville, PA 15146

724-325-2073

 

Islam

Islamic Center of Pittsburgh

4100 Bigelow Blvd.

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-682-5555

 

Jewish

Congregation Beth Shalom (Jewish Conservative)

5915 Beacon Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15217

412-421-2288

 

Congregation Poale Zedeck (Jewish Orthodox)

Shady and Phillips Avenues

Pittsburgh, PA 15217

412-421-9786

 

Shaare Torah Congregation (Jewish Orthodox)

2319 Murray Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15217

412-421-8855

 

Rodef Shalom Temple (Jewish Reform)

4905Fifth Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-621-6566

 

Temple Sinai (Jewish Reform)

5505 Forbes Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15217

412-421-9715

 

Tree of Life Congregation (Jewish Conservative)

Wilkins and Shady Avenues

Pittsburgh, PA 15217

412-521-6788

 

Korean

Korean Central Church of Pittsburgh

821 S. Aiken Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

412-687-7775

 

Lutheran

First Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church

535 N. Neville Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-683-4121

 

Saint Andrew’sLutheranChurch

304 Morewood Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

412-682-3342

 

Methodist

First United Methodist Church

5401 Centre Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

412-681-4222

 

Pentecostal

Pentecosta lTemple

6300 East Liberty Boulevard

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

412-361-7000

 

Presbyterian

Bellefield Presbyterian Church

Fifth Avenue and Thackeray Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-687-3222

 

Shadyside Presbyterian Church

5121 Westminster Place

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

412-682-4300

 

Third Presbyterian Church

Fifth Avenue and S. Negley Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

412-661-4710

 

Quaker

Friends Meeting House (Quaker)

4836 Ellsworth Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-683-2669

 

Revisionist

New Light Congregation

1700 Beechwood Blvd.

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

412-421-1017

 

Unitarian

First Unitarian Church

605 Morewood Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

412-621-8008

 

Other

Community of Reconciliation

100 N. Bellefield Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-682-2751

 

Heinz Memorial Chapel

Bellefield Avenue between Forbes and Fifth

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-624-4156

 

New Hope Christian Church

134 N. Dithridge Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

412-621-6566

 

Hospital Pastoral Care

To contact a chaplain, call a Pastoral Care Department at one of the numbers listed below. Please see a House Manager for more information. If you have an emergency need for a chaplain, call the operator. An on-call staff member will help you.

  • UPMC Presbyterian and Montifiore Hospitals: 412-647-7560
  • West Penn Hospital: 412-858-2960
  • UPMC Shadyside Hospital:
    • Minister: 412-623-1691
    • Priest: 412-623-1692
  • Veteran’s Hospital: 412-688-6000
  • Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic: 412-624-2100

 

Post Offices

US Post Office

5182 Liberty Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
(412) 682-4572

www.usps.com

Stamps are available from House Manager.

There is a basket for outgoing mail in the office.

 

Restaurants

Find restaurants near Family House Shadyside

 

Urgent Care

UPMC Urgent Care

5231 Centre Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15232

412-623-4114

 

 

Airport Transportation

28X (Airport Flyer) Pittsburgh City Bus

Click here for schedule

Exact change is required.

412-442-2000

 

SuperShuttle

Click here to make a reservation

412-322-8507 or 1-800-258-3826

 

City Buses

Port Authority Transit (PAT)

Click here for Trip Planner

412-442-2000

 

Hospital Shuttles

UPMC Blue Shuttle

The Blue Shuttle provides free transportation to and from UPMC hospitals. The shuttle is actually a WHITE bus with a sign on the window that says Blue Shuttle. A copy of the schedule is available through the House Manager or Volunteer or by clicking the link below.

UPMC Blue Shuttle Schedule

 

VA Shuttle

A shuttle runs to and from Family House University Placeand the VA Hospital. A copy of the schedule is available through the House Manager or Volunteer.

 

Limousine Services

Corporate Sedan Service

1-888-666-4909 or 412-761-4909

 

Steel City Car Service

1-888-260-3792 or 412-369-6936

 

Taxi Services

Classy Cab 412-322-5080

 

Yellow Cab 412-321-8100