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Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home
(866) 827-5137
34 Prospect St
North Bennington, VT
Housing Types:
  • Nursing Home
  • Assisted Living
  • Micro-Community: Residential Care Facility
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Hospice
  • Continued Care Community

Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home
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05/04/2013 An Family Member of Current/Past Resident Writes: My Mom and Dad were both residents. The staff and facility were wonderful. Clean, caring and homelike setting. Very little turnover in staff ensured continuity of care. Would highly recommend.

Description of Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home in North Bennington, VT

Number of Beds : 21

Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home, located in North Bennington, Vermont provides the following services: Nursing Home, Assisted Living, Micro-Community: Residential Care Facility, Skilled Nursing Facility, Hospice, and Continued Care Community. It accepts the following payment methods: Medicare and Medicaid. Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home has an average user review rating of 5 stars. Accommodations at Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home, start at $2,640 a month. Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home has a very good hospital, Southwestern Vermont Medical Center, located nearby, which scored a 84 out of 100 in its most recent Medicare review. The Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home's nearest hospital is 4 miles away. The zipcode (05257) in Vermont, where Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home is located, has an above average safety rating based on recent crime statistics. A more detailed description of the types of care for Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home can be found here.

Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home is a nursing home. It provides medical nursing service for seniors with serious illnesses or disabilities twenty-four hours a day, delivered by registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and certified nurse aids.

Nursing care facilities cater to several types of patients: some patients require short-term rehab while recovering from surgery; others require long-term nursing and medical supervision. In addition, some nursing homes offer specialized care programs for Alzheimer's or other illnesses, or short-term respite care for frail or disabled persons when a family member requires a rest from providing care in the home. Please note that you can help compare nursing homes by looking at the Medicare ratings of a given facility (Medicare has a 5-star rating system for comparing nursing homes). There are various ways for paying for care in a nursing home. Make sure you know your loved one's Medicare and Medicaid eligibility, and understand how you can use tools like long term care insurance to pay for nursing home care.

Also, Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home is an assisted living facility. Assisted living facilities are an apartment-style habitat designed to focus on providing assistance with daily living activities. They provide a higher level of service for the elderly which can include preparing meals, housekeeping, medication assistance, laundry, and also do regular check-in's on the residents. Basically, they are designed to bridge the gap between independent living and nursing home facilities. When thinking about how to pay for care, assisted living facilities are generally less expensive than nursing homes, if assisted living is a viable option for your loved one.

Also, Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home is a Micro community, which means it is a smaller senior community. It is a Residential Care Facility. Some people prefer it for its smaller less institutional setting.

Also, Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home care provider provides hospice care. Hospice care is an infusion of home care and facility care provided to benefit terminally ill patients and support their families through their tough times.

Also, Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home is a skilled nursing facility (SNF). It is primarily engaged in providing skilled nursing care and related services for residents who require medical or nursing care; or rehabilitation services for the rehabilitation of injured, disabled, or sick persons.

Skilled nursing facilities cater to patients who either need short-term rehab while recovering from surgery; or require long-term nursing and medical supervision. Skilled Nursing facilities are very often associated with area hospitals.

Source: SNAPforSeniors, Inc.


Community Services

  • Beautician/Barber
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Service
  • Security

  • Fire Sprinkler System
  • Personal Assistance

  • Activities of Daily Living (bathing, grooming, dressing, eating, etc.)
  • Catheter Management
  • Foot Care
  • Sitting, Standing, Walking
  • Toileting
  • Medication Management
  • Special Health Conditions

  • Colostomy or Urostomy
  • On-Site Therapy

  • Physical Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
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    Demographic Profile for North Bennington, VT,05257

    Annual Crime
    05257 Avg.
    Violent Crimes 2 4
    Property Crimes 2 4
    Weather Conditions
    Average High Temperature ° F
    Average Low Temperature ° F
    Rainy Days 35%
    Average Rainfall 0 inches
    Average Snowfall 0 inches
    Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better
    Air Quality 65.3 / 100
    Water Quality 56 / 100
    Superfund Sites 20 / 100
    Physicians per 100k 301.3
    Cost Of Living
    Compared to the National Average
    Overall 1% Above
    Cost of Food 10% Above
    Utilities 21% Above
    Miscellaneous 20% Above
    High School Graduate
    Associate Degree
    Undergraduate Degree
    Graduate Degree 13.84%
    Male Population 46.39%
    Female Population 53.61%
    Median Age 38.1 Years
    Average Individual Income
    Average Household Income $48,713
    Population Change
    Religions Breakdown of religious affiliations in North Bennington VT
    Percent Religious 39.52%
    Catholic 22.67%
    Other Christian 5.88%
    Baptist 3.15%
    Methodist 2.12%
    All Other 5.71%
    Breakdown of ethnicities in North Bennington VT
    White  96.4%
    Hispanic/Latino  1.2%
    Asian  1%
    Multiracial  0.9%
    Black  0.4%

    Please Note Zip code-level crime information is provided by U.S. Census data. OurParents ALWAYS recommends that you visit the facility and check with local law enforcement authorities, and draw your own conclusions about the safety of any given care provider and area.