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The Elms Retirement Residence

22 Elm Street, Westerly, RI 02891

Independent Living Assisted Living Memory Care
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(800) 780-8101

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(401) 596-4630

Estimated Pricing

Estimated $3,158

Price Comparison

  • Average City Price: $3,879
  • Average State Price: $3,762
  • Average National Price: $4,181

  • The Elms Retirement Residence Description

    The Elms Retirement Residence is a large 64 bed community that offers independent living, assisted living and memory care and is located in the town of Westerly, Rhode Island. Residents who live at the facility are able to choose from a range of studio room layouts.

    The community has an average rating of 9.2 out of 10 making it the 3rd highest rated community in the city out of 4 communities. See more information on reviews.

    To find information about the surrounding area including weather, crime, health facilities, parks, and more you can explore the neighborhood here.

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    Care Types at Community

    This community offers the following types of care

    Independent Living

    Independent living offers seniors the freedom to enjoy their retirement in a supportive community setting, with amenities and activities tailored to their active lifestyle.

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    Assisted Living

    Assisted living offers a supportive community environment with personalized care and assistance for seniors who value their independence but need help with daily activities.

    View other Assisted Living communities in Westerly

    Memory Care

    Memory care offers specialized support for seniors with Alzheimer's and dementia, focusing on safety, personalized care, and enhancing life quality.

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    Community Reviews

    The Elms Retirement Residence
    Based on My Caring Plan's proprietary scoring, including 46 reviews across the web


  • Ranking in City: 3 out of 4 communities in Westerly
  • Ranking in State: 26 out of 132 communities in RI
  • Food and Dining A

    Activities A

    Facility and Grounds A

    Care A

    Staff A

    Review Summary

    The following is an AI generated summary of the reviews of the community from across the web.

    The Elms Retirement Residence receives glowing reviews from both residents and employees, highlighting its supportive and engaging community atmosphere. Located in the scenic heart of Westerly, directly across from Wilcox Park, the facility offers bright and comfortable units that make residents feel at home. Reviewers praise the family-oriented staff, who are described as friendly, caring, and always willing to accommodate residents' needs, even when they are challenging.

    Employees express a deep love for their job, citing a strong sense of family and teamwork as key factors that set The Elms apart from other assisted living and memory care facilities. The residence is commended for its resort-like feel, complete with entertainment, a wonderful restaurant offering fresh local fish, and beautiful common spaces. The Carriage House, designed for those needing more support, is particularly appreciated for its comfort.

    Overall, The Elms is highly recommended for anyone considering senior living options in the Westerly area, with its exceptional staff, serene location, and comprehensive care and amenities.


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    24-hour assistance

    Registered Nurses on staff

    Assistance with medications

    Behavioral health

    Medication management

    Bathing and dressing


    Independent Living

    Assisted Living

    Memory Care

    Personal laundry services

    Personal assistance

    Home maintenance


    A full activities schedule



    Planned activities and events

    Arts and crafts


    Community Amenities

    Welcoming resident great room and two lounges

    Charming open porches

    Professionally landscaped outdoor spaces

    On-site salon and exercise room


    On-site salons

    Room Amenities

    Individually controlled heating/AC

    Spacious and welcoming living spaces



    Spacious dining room

    Chef-prepared, gourmet meals

    Meals and snacks


    Meals a day


    Private transportation


    Off-street parking


    Pet therapy

    What is in the Neighborhood

    General Area Overview
    • The closest city is Westerly which is 0.2 miles away and has a population of 17,936 (small town).
    • The average income is $88,954, which is very high compared to other zip codes.
    • Weather
      • High Temperature: 75
      • Low Temperature: 34
      • Average Temperature: 54.0
      • Day Breakdown: The area gets 146 days of rain, 26 days of snow and 191 days of sun
      • Precipitation: 2.3 inches a year

    Health and Safety Overview
    • The crime rate is 2.82 per 100 people which is average compared to other cities.
      • Violent Crime: 0.66 incidents per 100 people
      • Property Crime: 1.58 incidents per 100 people
      • Drug-Related Crime: 0.28 incidents per 100 people

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    1.2 miles away
    Stop & Shop
    1.5 miles away
    Sandy's Fine Foods
    1.7 miles away
    Walmart Supercenter
    3.4 miles away
    Big Y Supermarket
    6.6 miles away


    0.5 miles away
    7.2 miles away
    Fishers Island Ferry
    13.3 miles away
    Thames River Water Taxi - Thames Street Landing/Fort Griswold
    13.4 miles away
    Thames River Water Taxi - New London City Pier
    13.8 miles away

    Bus Stations

    Westerly Town Hall
    0.2 miles away
    Grove and Wilcox
    0.3 miles away
    Westerly Train Station
    0.5 miles away
    High and Grove
    0.5 miles away
    Route 3 and Millrose
    2.0 miles away


    Washington Trust
    0.3 miles away
    Citizens Bank
    0.3 miles away
    Connecticut Community Credit Union
    0.3 miles away
    Charter Oak Credit Union
    0.4 miles away
    Chelsea Groton
    0.4 miles away


    Westerly Hospital
    0.8 miles away
    Lawrence+Memorial Hospital
    14.5 miles away
    South County Hospital
    17.6 miles away
    William W. Backus Hospital
    17.7 miles away
    Smilow Cancer Hospital Care Center
    18.1 miles away


    0.6 miles away
    Rite Aid
    0.7 miles away
    CVS Pharmacy
    1.6 miles away
    Pequot Pharmaceutical Network
    9.1 miles away
    12.2 miles away


    Family Dentistry
    7.1 miles away
    Arrowhead Dental Associates
    9.7 miles away
    13.6 miles away
    Waterford Dental Health
    16.0 miles away
    Affinity Dental Center
    16.1 miles away


    Westerly Downtown Historic District
    0.1 miles away
    Wilcox Park
    0.2 miles away
    Main Street Historic District
    0.2 miles away
    Donahue Park
    0.3 miles away
    Westerly Land Trust Community Garden
    0.3 miles away

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    Tanger Outlets Foxwoods
    9.8 miles away
    Crystal Mall
    16.3 miles away


    George Kent Performance Hall
    0.6 miles away
    Foxwoods Marine Theater
    6.5 miles away
    4-D Theater
    6.6 miles away
    Blue Theater
    6.6 miles away
    Mystic Art Gallery
    7.5 miles away


    Pizza Place
    0.2 miles away
    Prime Time Café
    0.3 miles away
    Bogue's Alley
    0.3 miles away
    Mel's Downtown Creamery
    0.3 miles away
    Broadstreet Bar & Bistro
    0.3 miles away

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