Friendship House Communities
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
1010 Cumberland Avenue, West Lafayette, IN
Friendship House Communities brings in many services to aid in improving the quality of life of our residents.
Some of the services include:
Emergency Call System - Pull Cords are located in the bathroom and bedroom of every apartment. The newer building, Friendship House North also has pull cords in the kitchen.
On-site transportation - Friendship House has a van available to take residents to doctor appointments, grocery stores, etc.
Banking - Lafayette Bank and Trust comes twice a week to cash checks, sell quarters and stamps, etc.
Storage Units - Each building has storage bins (4x4) available for rent to store those items that arent needed often such as Christmas decorations and luggage, etc.
Blood pressure checks - Local businesses come in and take blood pressure checks for the residents
Computer Lab - Each building has a computer for resident use at accessing the internet or simply typing a family member or friend a letter.
Footcare - Local doctor comes and gives footcare services
Resale Shop - On-site Resale shop is open once a month for residents to take items to for sale and then once a month for residents to shop among the large selection of used items - similar to a thrift store
Fitness Center - Nustep and Keiser strength building equipment managed and trained by Newtone
Recycling Program - Friendship House participates in a Recycling program. Residents are able to recycle cardboard, paper, metal, glass, batteries, etc.
Garden Spaces - There are 10x10 garden spaces available to residents on a first come first served basis.
Utilities - All utilities are included in the rent except phone and cable tv.
Security Cameras - Both Buidlings have security cameras installed throughout the common areas and all hallways.
Elevators - Both buildings have elevators