If you or someone close to you could benefit from spending more time with others or having help with daily routines, look no further than Whitney Place at Sharon. We offer both traditional assisted living and memory care in a gracious setting. The right level of care for each Resident is delivered along with plenty of personal freedom; abundant activities are balanced with as much privacy as the individual desires.
Conveniently located with easy access to I-95, Whitney Place is a warm and welcoming community.
I am originally from Minnesota but can truly say that Whitney Place at Sharon feels like home. I am so fortunate to be surrounded by talented, dedicated team members who treat our Residents, Clients and their families with care and concern. Working for SALMON is refreshing; this local and family owned company knows what our Residents want and need. SALMON Health and Retirement’s senior living and healthcare options extend across the full continuum of care, and this range of options is reassuring to families as the health needs of older adults may change over time.
Community Sales Director
It has been my privilege to meet so many wonderful individuals and their families while helping them consider senior living options. I am honored to guide them through the learning process, detailing the inspired programs and quality services that Whitney Place offers, and to help Residents transition to our warm, welcoming community. Our compassionate and enthusiastic team provides our Residents with the best in engagement and care, and it’s a pleasure to be among them!
Community Sales Director
I feel extremely fortunate to have the opportunity to work with seniors and their families, enabling them to make what can be a difficult decision in their lives. Helping to dispel misconceptions about senior living, and empowering seniors to enhance their quality of life while giving loved ones peace of mind, is rewarding and very fulfilling work. Bringing new Residents into our beautiful, vibrant and friendly community where they are well cared for and can thrive is simply wonderful.
Yes, as a Resident, you may elect to keep your primary care physician and any other doctors you have or begin a new relationship with a local physician or specialist; it’s entirely up to you.
What is Tapestry Program for Memory Care?
The Whitney Place Tapestry Program, offered at our Natick, Northborough, Sharon and Westborough locations, is an innovative program for seniors living with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia. The program is designed to help those with memory impairment live life to the very fullest by minimizing its impact from day to day.
What is the difference between assisted living and a skilled nursing center?
Assisted living gives Residents a little help with their daily routines, while they maintain their personal independence and social interactions.
Skilled nursing centers (nursing homes) give Residents with long-term medical needs 24-hour care in a home-like environment, and recreation as their abilities allow.
Are there visiting hours? May I have overnight guests?
There are no visiting hours; Whitney Place is home to our Residents. You’re welcome to have guests visit whenever you’d like, including overnight in your apartment.
Is there a nurse on call overnight?
Yes, there is a nurse on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
What’s my financial obligation when I sign a lease? What’s the notice period if I want to move out?
At the time of lease signing, you are responsible for your first month’s rent (pro-rated to the day of the month you join us), last month’s rent and our one-time assessment fee. Our notice period is 30 days, which may be given at any point during the month.
Do you have PT/OT/SLP/Hospice on-site?
Yes, we have a full range of services available on-site at our locations.
How much does it cost?
Our all-inclusive pricing is listed here on our website; you’ll find our starting at pricing with our floor plans section.
What types of dementia care training is provided to staff?
Our team receives training well beyond state requirements for this specialized care. During their orientation, all assisted living staff are introduced to our Tapestry Program’s methods and facets.
Those caring directly for Tapestry Residents receive additional training annually, with strong emphasis on communication skills. They learn best practices, supporting Residents individually and in group situations through the introduction of familiar items for memories and a calming influence; Vigorous Mind intellectual games; daily exercises; focusing on Resident interests; and much more.
With a range of apartment styles, including one-bedroom, two-bedroom and companion suites, you’ll find a place that feels like home.
Each beautifully appointed apartment comes with a private bath, wall-to-wall carpeting, kitchenette with microwave and a 24-hour emergency response system. Relax knowing your housekeeping and linen services are included. Adding your furniture and favorite accessories will make it your own.