The Lutheran Manor is a 196 apartment complex owned and operated with the assistance of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, by Lutheran Manor of the Lehigh Valley, Inc., under the sponsorship of area Lutheran Churches.
The corporation was established in 1971. Construction of the project funded under Section 231 of the National Housing Act was completed in 1978. Affordable, senior housing is available to qualified applicants through a Housing Assistance commitment authorized under Section 8 of the United States Housing Act.
Under the guidelines of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, Lutheran Manor was developed for persons 62 years of age or older with a specific number of apartments designed for persons with mobility impairments.