Frequently Asked Questions
How does the new building differ from the former Scott-Farrar Home?
Today we offer –
25 Independent Living Apartments
20 Assisted Living Apartments
18 Memory Care Apartments
We also have a library, cafe, two dining rooms, an auditorium, art studio, fitness room, beauty and barber shop, walking trail and so much more. Come check out all the changes we have made to offer our Residents all they are looking for in a retirement community.
Is there a buy in fee?
However, there is a one time Community Fee for apartments in Assisted Living and The Garden’s Memory Care Assisted Living.
Does Scott-Farrar allow pets?
Can I bring my car?
Yes. There are 16 spaces available in our covered carport (for an additional fee) and parking is also available in our main parking area at no charge.
In addition, Scott-Farrar will provide regularly scheduled trips, such as to a local doctor, Bond Wellness Center, Monadnock Community Hospital, churches, grocery store, pharmacies and downtown Peterborough, using our accessible shuttle bus and mini-van. We will also use these vehicles to attend performances, explore regional highlights and attend other area events.
How do I join the Priority Wait List?
If you would like more information on how to join the Priority Wait List, please call Toby Cummings at 924-3691 or email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Is smoking allowed?
What is Memory Care?
Memory Care Assisted Living offers the same level of personal care as Assisted Living, but has the added benefit of attending to the extra needs of someone with memory loss. Staff provided direction, support and reassurance to our Residents throughout the day. Staff encourage participate in specially designed activities and outing. The environment is comfortable for those with memory loss – offering a quiet, easy to navigate and comfortable home for your loved one.
Staff working in Memory Care are highly trained to care for those with memory loss. Training starts on day one and is on going throughout their career at Scott-Farrar.
Is transportation available?
Local transportation is at no cost! Just sign up and our driver will get you there.
What are the visiting hours?
Do I bring my own furniture?
You are also welcome to paint walls and make other alterations to your apartment, but please be aware there may be a charge when you move out to remove your alterations.
Do you offer a benefit to Veterans?
Do you accept Long Term Care Insurance?
We are happy to provide any required documentation.