Serviam Heights and Serviam Gardens

During their time with the sisters of the Eastern Province of the USA Srs Anne and Anne Marie were interested to see how the sisters had re-purposed buildings to serve the new and emerging needs of their localities.  The results these two amazing projects…

Serviam Heights is a project with the Fordham-Bedford Housing Corporation to re-purpose the former Ursuline Convent property in the Bronx to provide low-income housing for seniors, veterans and families.

Serviam Gardens is a 243 unit affordable housing development for seniors located on the Ursuline Bedford Park Convent in the Northwest Bronx where construction began in 2008. Here a number of energy saving green initiatives were incorporated into the building including an intensive green roof and roof top gardens.