Welcome to John H. Whitaker Place, a remarkable 55+ assisted living community that combines private apartment living with personalized care services. Our mission is to empower residents to maintain their independence while creating a safe, comfortable, and nurturing environment for their well-being.
Assisted Care Program for Independent Living: Our Assisted Care Program is designed for active adults aged 55+ who may require assistance with daily tasks while preserving their independence. With personal care services provided by Granite VNA, a dedicated full-time nurse, and a range of amenities, residents can enjoy a worry-free and fulfilling lifestyle.
Comprehensive Assisted Care Program: Experience the convenience and support of our comprehensive Assisted Care Program, which encompasses the following:
Personal Care Services: Our residents benefit from 24/7 personal care services provided by Granite VNA. With compassionate assistance, their daily needs are met, ensuring comfort and peace of mind.
Full-time Nurse: A dedicated full-time nurse is available to address any medical concerns, coordinate healthcare services, and provide professional support.
Weekly Housekeeping Services: Enjoy a clean and tidy living space without the hassle of household chores. Our team takes care of weekly housekeeping, allowing residents to focus on what matters most.
Bathing Spa: Indulge in relaxation and rejuvenation with our soothing bathing spa. It offers a serene and comfortable environment for personal care and grooming.
Nutritious Meals: Savor delicious and balanced meals served twice daily. Our culinary team prepares a variety of nutritious options to meet dietary needs and preferences.
Scheduled Transportation: We provide convenient transportation services for local shopping trips and community events, ensuring residents can easily access essential services and engage in social activities.
Medical Appointment Transportation: Residents can rely on our reliable van or car transportation service for medical appointments, ensuring they receive the necessary healthcare support.
Social and Recreational Programs: Engage in daily and weekly social and recreational programs designed to foster a vibrant community. From discussion groups to exercise classes, our activities cater to various interests and promote social connections.
Wellness and Exercise Activities: Prioritize your physical and mental well-being with our wellness and exercise programs. Stay active, improve mobility, and maintain a healthy lifestyle with the guidance of our dedicated team.
Weekly Linen and Laundry Service: Enjoy the convenience of our weekly linen and laundry service, ensuring fresh linens and clothing without the hassle of washing and folding.
Free Personal-Use Washing Machines and Dryers: Residents have access to complimentary personal-use washing machines and dryers, providing added convenience and independence for their laundry needs.
Additional Assistance Options: In addition to our comprehensive Assisted Care Program, we offer additional assistance options for those requiring specialized services:
Barber/Beauty Salon: On-site services are available for haircuts, styling, and personal grooming, helping residents look and feel their best.
Skilled Nursing, Physical Therapy, and Occupational Therapy: As needed, residents can access skilled nursing services and therapeutic interventions, promoting overall health and well-being.
Engaging Activities and Excursions: At John H. Whitaker Place, we prioritize building connections and fostering a vibrant community through a wide range of activities and excursions:
Reading and Discussion Groups: Stimulate your mind and engage in thoughtful conversations with fellow residents through our reading and discussion groups.
Exercise Classes: Stay active and maintain your physical fitness with our exercise classes tailored to various fitness levels and preferences.
Classic Film Screenings: Enjoy movie nights featuring timeless classics that bring back cherished memories and create new ones.
Cooking Classes: Unleash your culinary skills and explore new recipes with our cooking classes, where residents can bond over the joys of food.
Crafting: Get creative and participate in crafting projects, especially during the holiday seasons, adding a
personal touch to decorations and gifts.
Drama-Skits: Showcase your acting talent or simply enjoy entertaining performances through our drama-skits events, fostering creativity and laughter.
Games: Join in friendly competition with board, card, and video games, providing opportunities for entertainment and social interaction.
Pizza Parties: Indulge in delicious pizza and lively conversations during our pizza parties, creating a sense of camaraderie and shared enjoyment.
Gardening Groups: Connect with nature and fellow gardening enthusiasts through our gardening groups, fostering a love for plants and outdoor activities.
Musical Events: Experience the joy of music through special performances and sing-alongs, bringing residents together in a harmonious celebration of melodies.
Family Events and Gatherings: We value the importance of family and host various events throughout the year for loved ones to join the fun and create lasting memories:
Winter Warm-Up Party: Embrace the warmth and joy of the winter season with a festive gathering.
Irish Pub Supper: Delight in traditional Irish cuisine and experience the lively atmosphere of an Irish pub.
Mother and Daughter Tea: Cherish special moments with a heartwarming tea party dedicated to mothers and daughters.
Strawberry Fest: Celebrate the arrival of summer with a delightful festival highlighting the sweetness of fresh strawberries.
Ice Cream Social: Indulge in sweet treats and socialize with loved ones during our ice cream social event.
1970’s Night: Step back in time to the groovy era of the 1970s, enjoying themed music, fashion, and nostalgia.
Potluck Supper: Share the culinary diversity of our community with a potluck supper, featuring a variety of homemade dishes.
Annual Holiday Party: Embrace the holiday spirit and come together for a joyous celebration filled with festive decorations, music, and delicious food.
Father’s and Family Pancake Breakfast: Start the day off right with a delightful pancake breakfast, where families can enjoy quality time together.
Excursions: We organize regular day-trips and excursions to explore the beauty and attractions of the surrounding area. Some of the typical destinations include:
Lunch on Cannon Mountain: Experience breathtaking views and enjoy a delicious lunch in Franconia Notch.
New Hampshire Historical Society Tour: Immerse yourself in the rich history of New Hampshire through a guided tour of the esteemed Historical Society in Concord.
Mt. Washington Cruise: Embark on a scenic cruise on the majestic Merrimack River, taking in the natural beauty and tranquility.
Picnic at New Castle Commons: Enjoy a relaxing picnic surrounded by picturesque landscapes and coastal charm at New Castle Commons.
Cathedral of the Pines: Visit the stunning Cathedral of the Pines in Rindge, an architectural masterpiece and serene sanctuary.
Fisher Cats Game: Cheer for the local baseball team during an exciting outing to a Fisher Cats game in Manchester.
Walker Lectures: Attend engaging lectures and presentations at the Walker Lecture series in Concord, expanding knowledge and intellectual stimulation.
Fruit Picking: Delight in the flavors of the seasons with excursions to local orchards for strawberry, blueberry, and apple picking.
Conclusion: Discover the exceptional lifestyle offered at John H. Whitaker Place, an affordable and vibrant assisted living community in Concord, NH. With personalized care, engaging activities, and a warm, welcoming atmosphere, we provide the perfect balance of independence and support for residents aged 55+. Join our community and experience a fulfilling, comfortable, and enriching life at John H. Whitaker Place.
Whitaker Place Penacook NH Tour
Whitaker Place Penacook NH Tour