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Facts about Rumford
Rumford is also known as: Rumford.
Rumford, Rhode Island, is the northern section of the city of East Providence. It borders Seekonk, Massachusetts, Pawtucket, Rhode Island and the Ten Mile River.Roger Williams originally settled near (what is now) the intersection of Roger Williams and Wilson Avenues and long considered Phillipsdale. In April 1636, after the corn had been planted, the settlement was told that Plymouth Colony claimed all land to the Seekonk River which is just to the west. Thus, Roger Williams paddled down the Ten Mile to the Seekonk and encountered Native Americans who greeted him with the phrase "What Cheer, Neetop" (Hello, friend). He named his new settlement Providence.Samuel Newman and his followers migrated to the area and established a huge town common in what was then Rehoboth, Massachusetts and now Rumford. They gave the roundabout a distinctive name: "The Ring of the Green." Newman Congregational Church (founded 1643, current building dates to 1810) still stands at the intersections of Pawtucket Avenue, Newman Avenue and Ferris Avenue.Rumford has previously been part of three towns and two states; Rehoboth, Massachusetts, Seekonk, Massachusetts, and East Providence, Rhode Island. It became part of Rhode Island in 1862. Rumford Baking Powder was made in the town at the Rumford Chemical Works and was named after Sir Benjamin Thompson, Count Rumford.Wannamoisett Country Club (1898) was established in Rumford on land rented from Rumford Chemical Works. This country club and golf course, re-designed by Donald Ross, is spread out over 100 acres (0.4 km2) on Hoyt Avenue, and hosts the Northeast Amateur Invitational Golf Tournament each year.Agawam Hunt Club (1897) is also located in Rumford. It was re-designed by Donald Ross in 1920 as an 18 hole course and underwent a reconstruction in the mid-1960s.Narragansett Park was situated in Pawtucket off Newport Ave, but had its barn area across the city line in the Rumford section.Rumford's zip code is 02916, and the area code is 401.Several Native American tribes originally settled in the area and were mostly Wampanoag. About 150 acres (61 ha) of the Rumford area, encompassing the historic heart of old Seekonk and the 19th-century center of East Providence, was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.
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Appetizing and nourishing meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, Capitol Ridge at Providence is trained to handle behavioral issues that residents may have, caregivers at Capitol Ridge at Providence can address potential disorientation presented by residents, Capitol Ridge at Providence has the training to resolve any aggression that residents may present, complimentary transportation is handy for residents, hospice is an option available at this location, and respite care is offered.
A visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, speech therapy is available on-site by a visiting speech therapist, staff is trained to deal with any wandering behaviors that might present themselves dealt with, staff monitors medication and reminds residents when it’s time to take them, residents who drive will find parking available to them, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and respite care is offered.
Delicious and nutritious meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, there is a physician on call at all hours, a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, 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, this property has been built specifically for the purpose of memory and dementia care, and staff monitors medication and reminds residents when it’s time to take them.
Vegetarian food is provided, caring nurses are on staff to help you, high tech wander guards are installed to prevent residents from exiting the community, the community is secured for the safety of residents that might be prone to wander, this property has been built specifically for the purpose of memory and dementia care, the property has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, and the community is convenient to local bus lines.
Nourishing 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, speech therapy is offered via a speech therapist who comes to the property often, staff is trained to deal with any wandering behaviors that might present themselves handled, and this property administers patient medications.
Residents have vegetarian meals as a menu option, staff can help residents monitor their blood sugar, residents who drive will find parking available to them, hospice is an option available at this location, respite care is offered, French is spoken at this location, and this location was renovated in 2003.
Healthy meals are provided to residents, the minimum allowable age of residents is 55, the facility has staff that can help you with your insulin to manage diabetic needs, the property is secured for the safety of patients that might be prone to wander, this community provides complimentary transportation, and hospice is an option available at this location.
Licensed nurses are on staff to help you, speech therapy is offered via a speech therapist who comes to the community regularly, the facility has staff that can administer insulin to manage diabetic needs, transportation is available for additional cost, the staff speaks Spanish at this location, this community was built in 1998, and this location was renovated in 2011.
A visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, an occupational therapist visits and helps residents, this community has been built specifically for memory and dementia care, caregivers at Atria Bay Spring Village can address potential disorientation presented by residents, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, respite care is offered, and aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change.
Tasty and nourishing meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, 55 is the minimum age allowed for residents, and staff is available help with your blood sugar management.