B.Fit! Day Program The Boston Home

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Contact Information

The Boston Home
Contact: Glory Wideman-Huges, B.Fit! Programs Director
Email Address: gwideman@thebostonhome.org
Phone: 617-326-4300 xx300
Fax: 617-825-1951

2049 Dorchester Avenue Boston, MA 02124
Area Served: Boston

Map Location B.Fit! Day Program

Narrative

B.Fit! is an innovative day program located at The Boston Home that serves individuals with Multiple Sclerosis and other progressive neurological diseases.  It is a wellness and socialization program that offers participants a safe leisure experience that promotes empowerment and independence.  Participants range in age from forty-five to sixty and live in the community or traditional geriatric nursing homes.  Participants’ caregivers attend B.Fit! activities specifically designed  for their respite. Taking time out from caregiving responsibilities is essential for the well being of the caregiver

Service Types

  • Day Activity
  • Nutrition
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Day/Work Activity
  • Medical
  • Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure

Populations Served

  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Physical Disabilities

Ages Served

  • 23 – 59

Languages Spoken

  • Haitian-Creole
  • Japanese

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Free Transport
  • Mobile Equipment
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Personal Funds