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Assisted Living in Rumford, RI

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    Cities near Rumford offering memory care options
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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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Capitol Ridge at Providence

This pet-friendly community can help care for your pet, residents have Kosher food as a dietary option, vegetarian food is provided, the community is secured for the safety of patients that might be prone to wander, the staff speaks Italian in the property, Russian is spoken at this location, and Ukranian is spoken at this location.

Highlands On The East Side

An on-call doctor is available to help, a podiatrist visits the community to address any issues related to your feet, the facility has staff that can help residents with insulin to manage diabetic needs, high tech wander guards can prevent memory care residents from leaving the property, the property is secured for the safety of memory care patients that might be exit seeking, full tubs are available, and the staff speaks Hungarian in the community.

Arbor Hill Assisted Living

Residents have Kosher food as a menu option, this property has been built specifically for memory and dementia care, this property is its own free standing building, resident parking is available to residents who drive, Arbor Hill Assisted Living is close to major bus lines, respite care is offered, and Korean is spoken at this location.
  • Wingate Residences on Blackstone Boulevard
    353 Blackstone Boulevard
    Providence, RI 02906

Wingate Residences on Blackstone Boulevard

Kosher menu options are available for all meals, residents can self manage their diabetic care, the Wingate Residences on Blackstone Boulevard is especially designed to handle memory care and behavioral issues, caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues a member of the community may have, full-service medication administration is available, resident parking is available to residents who drive, and aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change.

Wingate Residences on the East Side

This community can provide animal care, an occupational therapist visits and helps residents, the property is secured for the safety of memory care patients that might be exit seeking, this community has been built specifically for the purpose of memory and dementia care, hospice is an option available at this location, aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change, and this community was built in 2000.

Pocasset Bay Retirement Living

Expertly prepared meals are provided to residents, 55 is the minimum age allowed for residents, speech therapy is available on-site by a visiting speech therapist, hospice is an option available at this location, Armenian is spoken at this location, the staff speaks Dutch in the property, and Polish is spoken at this location.
  • East Bay Retirement Living
    1440 Wampanoag Trail
    East Providence, RI 02915

East Bay Retirement Living

Nutrient rich meals are provided to residents, the minimum allowable age of residents is 55, residents can self manage their diabetic care, the facility has staff that can help residents with insulin to manage diabetic needs, the property is secured for the safety of memory care residents that might be exit seeking, this property provides complimentary transportation, and hospice is an option available at this location.

Greenwich Farms at Warwick

Staff is available help with your blood sugar management, this community is its own stand alone building, resident parking is available to residents who drive, complimentary transportation is available to residents, the staff speaks Chinese in the property, Italian is spoken at this location, and this location was renovated in 2011.

Atria Bay Spring Village

This community has been built specifically to support memory and dementia care, this property is its own stand alone building, the staff speaks Filipino in the community, the staff speaks Hungarian in the property, the staff speaks Japanese in the community, Norwegian is spoken at this location, and Vietnamese is spoken at this location.
  • North Bay Retirement Living
    171 Pleasant View Avenue
    Smithfield, RI 02917

North Bay Retirement Living

Nourishing meals are provided to residents, the minimum allowable age of residents is 55, residents can self manage their diabetic care, staff can help residents monitor their blood sugar, and the facility has staff that can help you with your insulin to manage diabetic needs.