Senior Housing Eligibility

A person is eligible to live at Washington Woods or Riverside Place:

  • If he or she is 62 years of age in any income range, or he / she is 55 years of age or older in any income range and there is no one over the age of 62 on the wait list.

All prospective local residents will receive a needs assessment to determine what services, if any, will be needed to make living at Washington Woods or Riverside Place successful. The needs assessment will be conducted by our Health Services Coordinator, a Registered Nurse. An assessment by an outside agency may be required for out-of-town residents. New residents are encouraged to obtain a recent physical screening completed by their medical care provider. A tuberculosis test is required prior to moving in to Washington Woods or Riverside Place.

Placement on the wait list is according to application date. Applicants 62 years and older will have priority placement on the list as noted above. There are no maximum income levels. Residents represent a broad range of incomes. Please see rent information for details.