Most apartments are studios with some minor variation in size, most are 300 square feet, including a 16’ x12’ main room, kitchenette, and closets
Fully handicapped-accessible, private baths, including roll-in showers and grab bars
One-bedroom apartments are generally reserved for couples and include an additional full-size bedroom and a larger kitchen area
Emergency pendant (emergency pull cord) in the bathroom and another portable one for 24 hour emergency assistance
Residents control their own heat and air conditioning
Kitchenette with microwave and small refrigerator (included)
Active phone line, cable tv, and wireless internet
Residents are encouraged to bring their own furnishings. Typically, Friedman Place does not provide furniture, but, when needed by a new resident we are often able to provide the basics.
Activity rooms for events and socializing are available on each floor – some have TVs, pianos and a vending machine, they all have Amazon Echo devices with Alexa, for information and entertainment
Two Exercise rooms with treadmills, health riders and weights
Large communal dining room, residents may also bring their meals back to their apartments and “to-go” meals are available for when they plan to be out of the building
Outdoor courtyard with a fountain and rooftop terraces
Computer Lab, with free high-speed internet and a wide range of adaptive technologies specially designed for people who are blind or visually impaired. Instructors are available!
Laundry rooms (not coin–operated)
News & Highlights
Judith, our Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist brought a wonderful man named Rob in to teach us how to better use our Braille Writers.Read More