April 23, 2016
St. Clare – Newport Breaks Ground on Phase I
St. Clare - Newport broke ground on Phase I of their $21 million expansion and renovation project. On hand for the festivities were Bishop Thomas Tobin, Governor Gina Raimondo, Senate President Teresa Paiva Weed and Mayor Jeanne-Marie Napolitano.
Once the full project is complete, the skilled nursing facility will total 60 beds, with all private rooms and bathrooms arranged in a house¬hold model of care. Additionally, 40 apartments of assisted and independent living will be available, as will an adult day health program. The restaurant style dining room and lounge will feature views of the harbor. A media room, fitness center and spa are among some of the amenities that are being planned.