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D’Youville Life & Wellness Community is conveniently located just off Route 3, in Lowell Massachusetts. The campus is easily accessible by car or by public transportation.

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981 Varnum Avenue
Lowell, MA  01854

Telephone: (978) 569-1000

Direct Numbers:

D’Youville Senior Care  (978) 569-1000

D’Youville Center for Advanced Therapy (DCAT)  (978) 569-1071

Saab Residence  (Assisted Living & Memory Care Assisted Living)  (978) 569-1016

Bruyere Gardens  (Independent Housing)  (978) 569-1023

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From the South (Boston, MA):
Take I-93 N for 11.8 miles to Exit 28B, I-95 S (toward Waltham). After 5.4 miles, take Exit 50A to merge onto US-3 N (toward Lowell). Take US-3 N for 13.3 miles, exiting at 84 for MA-4 (toward N. Chelmsford/Chelmsford).  Keep right at the fork, following signs for Drum Hill Road/Lowell. Continue on Drum Hill Road for 0.3 miles, at which point it turns into Westford Street, then keep left to stay onto Wood Street. Go over the Rourke Bridge, and turn left at Pawtucket Blvd. Take the first right onto Old Ferry Road. Old Ferry Road ends at Varnum Avenue; turn left. D’Youville will be on your immediate right.

From the North (Manchester, NH):
Take I-293/New Hampshire 3A S (toward Concord/Boston), until you reach the Frederick Everett Turnpike (partial toll road). After 13.1 miles, continue onto US-3 S, entering Massachusetts, and drive 8.3 miles to Exit 90, MA-113 (toward Dunstable/Tyngsboro). Turn right at MA-113 E/Kendall Road; continue on MA-113 E, turning right on Pawtucket Blvd. Take and immediate left at Butterfield Road, then right on Sherburne Avenue. After 1.5 miles, turn right on Varnum Avenue. D’Youville will be on your left.

Public Transportation

The D’Youville campus is conveniently accessible by public transportation.

From Boston’s North Station, take the Commuter Rail – Lowell Line. When you reach Lowell, it’s a short walk to Lowell’s Kennedy Center, where you can pick up the #7 Bus, towards Lowell “Voke” (or, Greater Lowell Vocational-Technical School).  There is a stop on Varnum Avenue directly in front of D’Youville Life & Wellness.

Staff contacts

For specific information regarding our services, please contact the relevant staff member in the table below:

DepartmentContact PersonTitleDescription of ServicePhoneEmail
Long Term Care
Paula CaponeAdmissions DirectorFor information about admissions to our nursing home or to arrange a tour of our nursing home(978) 569-1000, ext.
Admissions-RehabilitationPaula CaponeAdmissions DirectorFor information on admissions or to arrange a tour of our rehabilitation center, the Center for Advanced Therapy(978) 569-1000,
ActivitiesBobbie CrevierLife Enrichment DirectorInformation on resident activities.(978) 569-1000,
Alzheimer's CareLisa SobhianDirector of Dementia ServicesFor questions about our Special Dementia Care units.(978) 569-1000, ext.
Dining ServicesVladimir MesidorDirector of Dining ServicesFor questions about resident food service.(978) 569-1000, ext
EducationCynthia ThorntonDirector, Education & QAPIFor information about education at D'Youville.(978) 569-1000, ext.
FoundationTara DharDirector of PhilanthropyTo make a donationMobile:
Human ResourcesKathy O'BrienDirector of Human ResourcesTo inquire about staff positions at D'Youville(978) 569-1000, ext.
Independent LivingPaula Eldridge-YeiterDirector of Independent LivingFor information about Bruyere Gardens our independent living apartments.(978) 569-1000, ext.
Nursing Home Administrator Michael FerrickDirector, Post Acute ServicesFor Administrative information about our nursing home, D'Youville Senior Care.(978) 569-1000,
Nursing Home, NursingJeanne GiannascaDirector of NursingFor clinical information about our nursing home, D'Youville Senior Care(978) 569-1000, ext.
President and CEONaomi PrendergastPresident & CEO D'Youville Life and Wellness CommunityFor general administrative questions.(978)
Rehabilitation, ClinicalKeri AltenwegDirector of Rehabilitation ServicesFor clinical information on rehabilitation services.(978) 569-1000,
Saab ResidenceCandace WalkerDirector of the Saab Residence For administrative information about our Supportive Housing and Memory Care Assisted Living.(978) 569-1017 (or internal transfer ext. 3334)
Saab ResidenceBeverly StoebelSaab Residence Director of Community MarketingFor information about admissions or to arrange a tour of the Saab Residence .(978) 569-1018 (or internal transfer to ext. 3333)
Social ServicesJanice ColpittsDirector of Social ServicesFor social service issues of residents and rehabilitation patients.(978) 569-1000, ext.