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Watson House & Prospect Nursing Home

(866) 827-5137

34 Prospect St, North Bennington, VT


  • Nursing Home
  • Assisted Living
  • Micro-Community: Residential Care Facility
  • Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Hospice
  • Continued Care Community

Payment Options

  • Medicare Yes
  • Medicaid Yes
  • Veteran's Benefits No
  • Long Term Care Insurance No
  • Subsidy Available No
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05/04/2013  -  An OurParents User 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
  • 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

Demographic Profile for North Bennington, VT,05257


Male Population
Female Population
Median Age
38.1 Years
Average Household Income

Cost Of Living
Compared to the National Average

1% Above
Cost of Food
10% Above
21% Above
20% Above

Provided By EPA; Closer to 100 is better

Air Quality
65.3 / 100
Water Quality
56 / 100
Superfund Sites
20 / 100
Physicians per 100k

Annual Crime

Violent Crimes
Property Crimes