Heritage at Framingham
TRANSITIONAL SUPPORT FOR MOM OR DAD:
12 WAYS WE HELP NEW RESIDENTS
Heritage provides a dozen ways to support residents during transition. For example, we escort them to activities and meals in early days. We get a history of interests and invite new residents to activities and introduce them to residents with similar interests. Please CLICK HERE. to see all of them.
MOVE-IN LOGISTICS & SUPPORT SERVICES
We have provided lots of information below to help with all of the little details of the move process. You can print these by clicking on the print link below
Click here to print move-in logistics information
Please arrange several days in advance --- to ensure phone service.
Alternate Long Distance Companies
SPRINT 800.PIN DROP
RCN 800 RING RCN
Comcast will send a technician to connect everything and to ensure that all is working properly.
After calling numbers below, please sign up for delivery to the apartment through Heritage. (We will deliver to the apartment.)
- Boston Globe 617.929.2000
- Metro West Daily News 508.626.3800
- NY Times 800.631.2500
- Boston Herald 617.426.3000
447 Boston Post Rd. Sudbury 978.443.6311
Heritage Rep: Jennifer Whitkens - 508.686.6194
Main number: 508.357.8970, FAX: 508.357.8973
Please ask nursing for a more extensive list if you need more choices
We only list movers who have provided excellent service - this is based on feedback from families.
- Out of the Box Moves – (“Green” movers)
Amy Roberts, Owner 617.835.7742 Also provides down-sizing &
Will help qualifying for Veteran's Benefits
Free Service for Heritage applicants Call 508.270.7556
Free Service for Heritage applicants. Call 800.835.1541
We have had long standing relationships with the professionals listed below.
- DR. VINCENT PERRELLI 781.647.3040
Primary Care Physician, Geriatric Specialist, Mt. Auburn Hospital
Dr. Perrelli makes house calls to residents' apartments at Heritage
and Homestead. He is an option for a primary care physician.
Geriatric Psychiatrist; specializes in Geriatric Medical Psychiatry.
Dr. Moak visits Heritage and Homestead settings.
- REHABILITATION: Excella Healthcare; They have office space at Heritage. 888.607.3422 or 888.60-REHAB
GENERAL PRACTICIONER, MDs
Please ask our nurses for the latest suggestions.
GERIATRIC CARE MANAGERS
They can help coordinate services and help guide you through difficult decisions or just help your mom or dad deal with any feelings of depression, loss, etc.
ELDERCARE ADVICE, ATTORNEYS, FINANCIAL PLANNERS, HOME SALES
For professional, free elder care advice call CJPseniorDirect; 1.800.980.1982 www.cjpseniordirect.org Marjorie Raskin at Combined Jewish Philanthropies will provide personalized help when you call.
Moschella & Winston, Alex Moschella, Esq. 617.776.3300 X 113; firstname.lastname@example.org - www.moschellawinston.com . Help with financial planning, Health Care Proxy, Power of Attorney, etc.
Elder Decisions, 617.621.7009, Private mediation assistance with decision making for seniors and their families facing difficult situations. www.elderdecisions.org
Estate Joint Ventures – “We Pay cash for the home”
David J. Dowd President, 774-696-6124
BANKING & NOTARY PUBLIC
There are two banks on our block - Middlessex Savings Bank and T.D. BankNorth. The manager for TD Bank is also a notary. Call at 508.877.1600. There is also a Bank of America ATM in the plaza across the street.
ZOOTS - "Dry Cleaning Delivered" Twice weekly
Call 1-888-558-5588 or
Ask Heritage Activity Director for order form to sign up
ON-SITE MOVE-IN RESOURCES
You may use either elevator for moving in furniture and other items. The larger elevator will easily accept even the largest of our wheeled carts and still leave room for passengers.
We provide equipment and conveniences as listed and pictured below:
Push carts of various types can be
found in the service corridor
Please use our
loading bay door pictured below.
Our loading bay door is located
past the main entrance & just before the Homestead entrance. You may enter the "employee entrance" and use the door controls (pictured below) to open the bay door.
Controls for loading bay door
located inside the door