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Attractively priced rental apartments for senior adults | North Framingham, MA

A vibrant lifestyle. Caring friends. You’ll feel right at home.

From the moment you arrive at Shillman House, you’ll feel the energy and joy that fill our community. You’ll notice the genuine bond between residents and staff that’s forged through true caring and respect. And you’ll know that you’re an important part of this close-knit family of friends. Shillman House is a place where you’ll enjoy all the advantages of independent living within the safety net of a community. It’s where you’ll meet a diverse mix of people and enjoy a vibrant, engaged lifestyle with a sense of purpose that adds life to each day.

Shillman House is located just 20 miles from Boston in the desirable Nobscot area of North Framingham, MA. But whether you’ve lived in this area your whole life or you’re moving closer to family, we invite you to discover why we say this is a community where you’ll feel right at home.

Join our family and feel the joy.

Shillman House is a community where people are truly united in helping each other lead fulfilling lives. While you’ll always have the privacy of your own apartment home, just outside your door you’ll find caring friends and endless ways to interact, be involved, have fun, learn and grow. Watch this video and get an inside look at what makes Shillman House such a special place to call home.

of residents interviewed said Shillman House handled Covid “extremely well.”
of Shillman House residents and staff have received the Covid-19 vaccination.
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Independence With a Safety Net

Shillman House is designed to empower you to live independently while also providing the security of knowing you’re never alone. With on-site management and an emergency response system, there’s always someone nearby if you need help. If you need in-home care, our care coordinator is available to assist you in finding an option that works for you. Plus, as an income-inclusive community, you’ll have peace of mind in knowing options such as tax credit and affordable housing programs are available to help you remain in the community should your financial situation ever change. This is a priceless safety net that ensures you can remain at Shillman House as long as you choose.

No detail has been overlooked.

Independent living at Shillman House is designed to make your life easier, more fun and more fulfilling. That’s why we provide access to a wide variety of amenities and services — most of which are included in your monthly rent.

Thoughtful Amenities

  • Creative culinary program with meals prepared by our award-winning chef
  • Continental breakfast and Sunday brunch
  • Fireside lounge/bistro
  • Beautifully appointed common areas with wireless internet service
  • Fitness center, exercise classes, and wellness programs
  • Cultural events, entertainment, and lifelong learning classes
  • Religious studies and observances
  • Media center with tech support
  • Intergenerational programs
  • Holiday celebrations
  • Art studio
  • Resident library, game room, and meeting rooms
  • Hair salon
  • Convenience store
  • Universal accessibility and two elevators
  • Small pets welcome

Convenient Services

  • Housekeeping and linen service
  • Utilities included (electric and water with individually controlled heat and air conditioning)
  • Resident Council
  • On-site management
  • Full-time resident services coordinator
  • 24-hour maintenance staff
  • Emergency response system
  • Secured environment after 8 p.m.
  • Care coordination services
  • Assistance with accessing ride-share and other transportation services
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A Healthy Environment Inside and Out

Shillman House is dedicated to a healthy environment for residents as well as the world around us. Our community is adjacent to wooded conservation land and offers residents the opportunity to enjoy beautifully designed landscaping and outdoor courtyards. Shillman House is also Enterprise Green Communities™-certified. This certification represents the nation’s only green building program designed explicitly for green affordable housing construction to create healthy, efficient and environmentally responsible homes.

Shillman House is a smoke-free community.

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Rooted in the Jewish Tradition of Service to All.

Inspired by Jewish values, 2Life Communities welcomes seniors from all backgrounds. Our vision is for all older adults to have the opportunity to age in community — to live a life of connection and purpose in a dynamic, secure environment. Toward this goal, we provide attractive residences that are within financial reach, an environment that values their wisdom and experiences, and opportunities for lifelong learning and growth.

Make this a day to celebrate!

Take the first step toward starting your new life at Shillman House today by completing this simple form. You can schedule a tour, ask questions, get help completing an application for residency or simply sign up to receive more information. Plus, when you send your message, you’ll also have the opportunity to download a FREE Home Cost Comparison Worksheet.
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