Bishop Curtis Homes -- Congregate is an affordable housing facility for individuals 62 years of age or older. This 3 story building consists of 44 efficiency apartments. Each apartment is equipped with a refrigerator, stovetop, and an air conditioner sleeve. Residents provide their own air conditioner and pay a seasonal fee. All other utilities are included with rent.
Bishop Curtis Homes - Congregate is funded and monitored by the Connecticut Department of Housing. The Congregate program provides each resident with a daily meal served at noon in our dining room and light housekeeping on a weekly basis. The building is staffed 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The site employs a full time superintendent who is responsible for the building, grounds, and internal maintenance of the apartments.
There is a laundry room on each floor with a handicap accessible washing machine conveniently located on the second floor. Each floor also has a handicap accessible bathroom with roll in showers. Trash rooms are on each floor for garbage and recyclables.
There is a Resident Services Coordinator onsite to assist residents in making connections to local, state and federal programs and resources.
This community offers a variety of programs and activities such as bingo, an annual flu/pneumonia clinic, monthly blood pressure screenings, crafts, yoga, and other seasonal and wellness activities.