What Coleman House Offers

Programs and Services

At Coleman House, residents have access to an extensive array of programs and services available to residents to foster an engaged and active lifestyle.  Above all, Coleman is a community. It’s a great place to develop friendships, cultivate interest, and explore possibilities.

Programs and services available include:

  • Full time Resident Services Coordinator
  • On-site staff 24/7 with emergency response
  • Exercise instruction and classes including aerobics, yoga and strength training
  • Cultural and educational activities, including resident-initiated programs, such as lectures, parties, entertainment, book clubs, a choral group, card games and more
  • Award-winning intergenerational programs that bring residents together with preschoolers to college students to develop meaningful relationships
  • Scheduled transportation for food shopping, errands and group trips
  • Movies shown twice weekly
  • Weekly on-site consultation with nurse
  • Tenant Council
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • On-site management
  • On-site maintenance staff

The Coleman House Community

Coleman House offers excellent amenities including versatile community space:

  • Attractive lobby with fireplace – a great place to chat with friends or read a book
  • Computer center with instruction
  • Library stocked with a multicultural collection of books, newspapers and periodicals
  • Fitness studio with instruction and state-of-the-art equipment
  • Landscaped patio with barbeque grill
  • Art room with weekly instruction
  • Convenience store with all the essentials
  • Beauty salon for cuts, color and styling for men and women
  • Large versatile community rooms for lectures, entertainment, movies, parties and more
  • Office space for weekly nurse consultation and monthly podiatry
  • Laundry room
  • Resident parking available at no cost
  • Building and individual apartments are fully accessible
  • Two elevators
  • Rent includes all utilities except for telephone and cable television
  • Smoke free campus
  • Shares a campus with Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston.


Coleman House has 146 one bedroom/one bath apartments.

Each apartment offers:

  • Individually controlled air conditioning and heat
  • Cable and telephone ready
  • Emergency response system in all bedrooms and baths
  • All units freshly painted and thoroughly cleaned prior to move-in  
  • Small pets welcome