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(401) 654-5259

101 Highland Ave. Providence, RI 02906

The Right Choice for Assisted Living on the East Side of Providence - Unmatched in Service, Location and Value.

Assisted Living & Alzheimer's Neighborhood

Welcome to The Highlands on the East Side!

“Friends are the sunshine of life.”

That quote of famed American statesman and Brown University alumnus, John Hay, sums up The Highlands’ lifestyle, for this is a place of uncommon friendliness and hospitality. From our inviting porte-cochere entrance and relaxing lounges to our gracious dining rooms and recreational spaces, you’ll be welcomed by a tapestry of friendly, smiling faces that reflect the diversity and vibrancy of our historic neighborhood.

Conveniently located on Providence’s historic East Side and steps from Miriam Hospital, our modern, cheerful community features all the comforts of home in a nurturing and engaging environment offering exceptional personalized services and round-the-clock staffing. And there are no long-term commitments or expensive investments to make.

The Highlands is a happy place. It embraces you with a warmth and charm that puts loved ones and families immediately at ease. Choose from a variety of spacious, feature-filled floor plans. Outside every door, your loved ones will discover all that they need to remain fit, feel involved, and enjoy the cheerful company of others. We also provide transportation to medical appointments and regular excursions to area attractions and fun shopping destinations.

Winners to be announced at the Awards Gala on Friday, August 23, 2024
Top Assisted/Senior Living in RI
Top Retirement/55+ Community in RI
Winners to be announced at the Awards Gala on Friday, August 23, 2024 Top Assisted/Senior Living in RI Top Retirement/55+ Community in RI

Upcoming Events

Food Truck Fridays at the Highlands on the East Side

Join us for Food Truck Fridays, every Friday from April 26 – June 28 from 11am – 2pm! The perfect end to your week! Click the nearby flyer to enlarge it and see which vendor will be visiting.

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Summer Concert Series

The Highlands on the East Side is excited to announce that we will be hosting our 5th Annual Summer Concert Series on our backyard patio. Enjoy Light Refreshments, Live Performances, and Great Company. Events are FREE and will take place rain or shine. 

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Amenities & Activities

We cook. We clean. We drive. We meet each residents unique needs with a full spectrum of services and amenities delivered with a level of caring and personal attention.

Photo Gallery

Take a look at images of our community to get a better idea of what our facility looks like. The Highlands offers a variety of apartment styles for our residents.

Nutritious Dining Options

At The Highlands, fine food and healthy living go hand-in-hand. Each day we serve up generous portions of both in the most cheerful of dining rooms among the best of friends.