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The official website for the city of Taunton is http://www.taunton-ma.gov.
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Facts about Taunton
Taunton is also known as: Bristol County / Taunton city.
And some of the notable people born here have been: Adam Bagni (sports commentator), Stephanie Cutter (lawyer), Robert N. Chatigny (judge), Scott Hemond (baseball player), and Scott Thompson (businessperson).
And featured attractions of Taunton: Lake Rico, Watson Pond, Lake Sabbatia, Coyle and Cassidy High School, and Bristol County Courthouse Complex.
Taunton is represented by Mayor Thomas Hoye, Jr..
Taunton is a city in Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States, located approximately 40 miles (64 km) south of Boston, 18 miles (29 km) east of Providence, 10 miles (16 km) north of Fall River, 20 miles (32 km) north of New Bedford, and 25 miles (40 km) west of Plymouth. It is the seat of Bristol County. Taunton is situated on the Taunton River which winds its way through the city on its way to Mount Hope Bay, 10 miles (16 km) to the south. At the 2010 census, the city had a population of 55,874. The current mayor is Thomas Hoye, Jr.Founded in 1637 by members of the Plymouth Colony, Taunton is one of the oldest towns in the United States. The native Americans called the region Cohannet, Tetiquet and Titicut before the arrival of the Europeans. Taunton is also known as the "Silver City", as it was an historic center of the silver industry beginning in the 19th century when companies such as Reed & Barton, F. B. Rogers, Poole Silver, and others produced fine-quality silver goods in the city.Since December 1914, the city of Taunton has provided a large annual light display each December on Taunton Green, giving it the additional nickname of "Christmas City".The original boundaries of Taunton included the land now occupied by many surrounding towns, including Norton, Easton, Mansfield, Dighton, Raynham, and Berkley. Possession of the latter is still noted by the naming of Taunton Hill in Assonet.
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Vegetarian food options are available for all meals, nurses are on staff, a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, a dentist visits this location regularly, physical therapy can be done on-site by a visiting physical therapist, staff is available help with your blood sugar management, and residents who drive will find parking available to them.
The minimum allowable age of residents is 55, professional nurses are on staff to help you, residents can self manage their diabetic care, the community is secured for the safety of residents that might be prone to wander, this property provides complimentary transportation, the property is convenient to bus lines in the area, and hospice is an option available at this location.
Residents have Kosher food as a dietary option, physical therapy is handled by the physical therapist that makes regular visits to this location, speech therapy is offered via a speech therapist who comes to the property often, residents who drive will find parking available to them, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, hospice is an option available at this location, and respite care is offered.
Delicious meals are provided to residents, the minimum allowable age of residents is 55, the facility has staff that can help residents with insulin to manage diabetic needs, the property is secured for the safety of memory care patients that might be prone to wander, this property provides complimentary transportation, and hospice is an option available at this location.
Nutrient rich meals are provided to residents, the minimum allowable age of residents is 65, residents can self manage their diabetic care, residents who drive will find parking available to them, the community is convenient to bus lines in the area, this community was built in 1960, and this location was renovated in 1999.
Kosher food options are available for all meals, a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, physical therapy can be done without leaving the community by a visiting physical therapist, an occupational therapist visits and helps residents, caregivers at Wingate Residences on Blackstone Boulevard can address potential disorientation presented by residents, trained staff monitors medication and reminds residents when it’s time to take them, and aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change.
Tasty meals are provided to residents, nurses are on staff, physical therapy can be done without leaving the community by a visiting physical therapist, an occupational therapist visits and helps residents, the community has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, hospice is an option available at this location, and residents can arrange for a room at this property that will allow them to live in this location whatever their healthcare needs are and become.
Nutrient rich meals are provided to residents, 50 is the minimum age allowed for residents, complimentary transportation is on hand for residents, The Daniel Child House is close to major busses, hospice is an option available at this location, respite care is offered, and Portuguese is spoken at this location.
A visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, speech therapy is available on-site by a visiting speech therapist, caregivers at Highlands On The East Side are trained to spot potential disorientation presented by residents, staff is trained to deal with any exit seeking behaviors that might present themselves handled, residents who need help with medication management can be given reminders and be monitored to make sure they are taking their medications, resident parking is available to residents who drive, and the staff speaks Spanish at this location.
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