Whitcomb Woods, positioned beside Whitcomb Terrace, offers 65 homes designed to meet the needs of individuals who are 62 and older or disabled. The community is located about one mile from the Five Corners in Essex. Nestled in a mixture of single-family residences, Whitcomb Woods grounds are surrounded by wooded areas and the Winooski River. This property offers some subsidized apartments and is a SASH location, with an on-site SASH coordinator.


  • 65 independent living one- and two-bedroom apartments, most with private deck or patio
  • Located near churches, shopping centers, medical providers and banks
  • Located 10 minutes from downtown Burlington and the University of Vermont Medical Center
  • Discounted cable rates
  • All utilities included in rent except telephone, cable television and internet service
  • On-site parking
  • Salon
  • Social, cultural and recreational activities program
  • On-site SASH coordinator
  • 24-hour maintenance emergency system
  • Secured entry
  • Common room with fireplace, pool table and kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Special Services Transportation Authority (SSTA) available
  • Close to nature paths