Your guide to Block Island, Rhode Island assisted living facilities. With so many senior housing options available, how do you know which one is right for your family?
Our Senior Living Advisors live in the Block Island area and can provide you with an insider's view of local communities including pricing information and distinctive features.
Request information online by filling out the form to the right or call us at 855-363-2002 for a no-cost, in-depth assessment of your senior care needs. Our compassionate advisors can help you find the best Block Island assisted living facilities for your unique needs and budget.
The official website for the city of Block Island is http://www.new-shoreham.com/.
Assisted Living Costs in Nearby Cities
* The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of assisted living for a one person bedroom in that city.
Facts about Block Island
Block Island is also known as: Manisses meaning Manitou's Little Island.
Block Island or Manisses is part of the U.S. state of Rhode Island. It is located in the Atlantic Ocean about 14 miles (23 km) east of Montauk Point, Long Island, New York, and 13 miles (21 km) south of the coast of mainland Rhode Island, from which it is separated by Block Island Sound.The United States Census Bureau defines Block Island as Census Tract 415 of Washington County, Rhode Island. As of the 2010 Census, the island's population of 1,051 lived on a land area of 9.734 square miles (25.211 km2). The island is part of the Outer Lands region, a coastal archipelago made by the recessional and terminal moraine that resulted from the Wisconsonian Laurentide glacier retreat, about 22,000 years ago.The Nature Conservancy added Block Island to its list of "The Last Great Places"; the list consists of twelve sites in the Western Hemisphere. About 40 percent of the island is set aside for conservation. Presidents Bill Clinton, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, and Ulysses S. Grant have visited Block Island. Other famous visitors include Amelia Earhart and Charles Lindbergh, who each made separate trips to the island in 1929.Block Island is coextensive with the town of New Shoreham. The island is a popular summer tourist destination and is known for its bicycling, hiking, sailing, fishing, and beaches. The island hosts two historic lighthouses: Block Island North Light, on the northern tip of the island, and Block Island Southeast Light, on the southeastern side. Much of the northwestern tip of the island is an undeveloped natural area and resting stop for birds along the Atlantic Flyway.Every summer the island hosts Block Island Race Week, a competitive, week-long sailboat race. On odd years, the event is held by the Storm Trysail Club, and on even years by the Block Island Race Week. Yachts compete in various classes, sailing courses in Block Island Sound and circumnavigating the island.Other popular events include the annual Fourth of July Parade and celebration. During these times the island's population can triple over the normal summer vacation crowd.
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Average temperatures in Block Island
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Physical therapy is handled by the physical therapist that makes regular visits to this location, the community is secured for the safety of residents that might be prone to wander, caregivers at The Elms Retirement Residence are trained to spot potential disorientation presented by residents, staff is trained to deal with any wandering behaviors that might present themselves dealt with, resident parking is available to residents who drive, complimentary transportation is available to residents, and this community was built in 1985.
Appetizing and wholesome meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, the minimum allowable age of residents is 62, the facility has staff that can help residents with insulin to manage diabetic needs, this community provides complimentary transportation, hospice is an option available at this location, and respite care is offered.
55 is the minimum age allowed for residents, a podiatrist visits the community to address any issues related to your feet, physical therapy can be done without leaving the community by a visiting physical therapist, an occupational therapist visits and helps residents, residents can self manage their diabetic care, respite care is offered, and aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change.
The minimum allowable age of residents is 55, caring nurses are on staff to help you, a podiatrist visits the community to address any issues related to your feet, Academy Point At Mystic can handle behavioral issues that residents may be inclined to, Spanish is spoken at this location, this location was renovated in 2003, and the community is licensed for 70 residents.
Healthy meals are provided to residents, speech therapy is available on-site by a visiting speech therapist, staff can help residents monitor their blood sugar, the property is secured for the safety of residents that might be prone to wander, Blenheim-Newport can handle behavioral issues that some residents might be inclined to, trained staff can administer injectable medication, and the community is licensed for 106 residents.
Physical therapy is handled by the physical therapist that makes regular visits to this community, residents can self manage their diabetes, the property is secured for the safety of memory care residents that might be prone to wander, this property has been built specifically to support memory and dementia care, complimentary transportation is on hand for residents, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and hospice is an option available at this location.
Tasty and expertly prepared meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, caring nurses are on staff to help you, there is a physician on call, high tech wander guards can prevent memory care residents from exiting the community, full tubs are available, 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, and this community was built in 1981.
600 Centre of New England Boulevard
Coventry, RI 02816
Tasty and healthy meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, the minimum allowable age of residents is 55, staff can help residents monitor their blood sugar, this community was built in 2009, and the community is licensed for 137 residents.
An occupational therapist visits and helps residents, this property is its own free standing building, caregivers at Atria Aquidneck Place can address potential disorientation presented by residents, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, this community was built in 1999, this location was renovated in 2009, and the community is licensed for 90 residents.
Nurses are on staff, an occupational therapist visits and helps residents, the Atria Harborhill is has particular expertise to handle memory care and behavioral issues, staff is trained to deal with any exit seeking behaviors that might present themselves dealt with, full-service medication administration is available, Portuguese is spoken at this location, and this community was built in 1862.