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Welcome to Shillman House!

From the moment you arrive at Shillman House, you will feel the energy and joy that fill our community. You will notice the genuine bond between residents and staff that is forged through true caring and respect. And whether you choose a market-rate rental apartment or participate in a subsidized housing or tax-credit program, you will be an important part of this close-knit family of friends. 

Shillman House offers all the advantages of independent living within the support services of a community. Here, you will meet a diverse mix of people and enjoy a vibrant, engaged lifestyle that brings a sense of purpose to each day.

Shillman House is located just 20 miles from Boston in the desirable Nobscot area of Framingham, Massachusetts. Whether you have lived in this area your whole life, are moving closer to family, or simply looking for a new experience, we invite you to discover what makes our community so special.

Join our family and feel the joy

Shillman House is a community where people are truly united in helping each other lead fulfilling lives. While you’ll always have the privacy of your own apartment home, just outside your door you’ll find caring friends and endless ways to interact, be involved, have fun, learn and grow. Plus, with affordable residency options including market-rate rental, subsidized housing, and tax-credit programs, Shillman House can be your home for life. Watch this video and get an inside look at what makes Shillman House such a special place to call home.

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Independence plus support services

At Shillman House, you will be empowered to live independently while you have the security of knowing you are never alone. With on-site management and an emergency response system, someone is always nearby to help. If you need in-home care, our care coordinator is available to assist you in finding an option that works for you. Plus, as an income-inclusive community, you will have peace of mind knowing options such as tax credit and affordable housing programs are available should your financial situation ever change. This priceless safety net ensures you can remain at Shillman House as long as you choose.

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A healthy environment, inside and out

Shillman House is dedicated to creating a healthy environment for residents as well as the world around us. Our community is smoke-free and adjacent to wooded conservation land, and residents enjoy beautifully designed landscaping and outdoor courtyards. Shillman House is also Enterprise Green Communities™ certified, the nation’s only green building program designed explicitly for green affordable housing construction to create healthy, efficient, and environmentally responsible homes.