** As of Aug. 8, we are asking ALL residents, guests and staff to wear face masks when indoors in public spaces. **

Do you need help paying your rent due to the COVID-19 pandemic? You may be eligible for assistance. Learn More

Lease a market-rate apartment in assisted living for a year, then if you qualify for a subsidized unit you can move to the top of the list. LEARN MORE

Wish List

The following are items our residents have requested or need on an ongoing basis. If you would like to contribute anything on this list or have other items you'd like to donate, please contact Beth Alpert at alpert@cathedralsquare.org or call her at 802-859-8870. 

You also may make a monetary contribution to purchase any of the items listed here. Visit our Donation page to make an online gift, noting in the "Comments" field how you want your donation to be used, or mail a check with your instructions to Cathedral Square, 412 Farrell St., Suite 200, South Burlington, VT 05403. Thank you! 

Item/Service cost unit
Homemaker services for a Cathedral Square community (annual cost) $ 5,000 per community 
Telehealth room setup (includes micro desktop, large HD screen, conference camera, speakers, Zoom Pro license, digital otoscope, digital stethoscope, medical digital scale) $ 3,000 per room
Meals for a resident in assisted living $ 27 per day



Wi-Fi tablet and stand for telehealth lending library  $ 600 per tablet
Portable AC units to loan to residents who can't afford them $ 400 per unit
Gas grill (to replace decrepit grill and mismatched racks at Monroe Place in Burlington) $ 350 per item
Tai Chi instructor training for our SASH Coordinators $ 250 per instructor
Tai Chi instructor recertification for our SASH Coordinators $ 150 per instructor
Rent subsidies for cost-burdened residents $ 100 per month
Apartment cleaning $ 75 per cleaning
8? x 8? or larger canopy tents so we can host more visitors at our assisted-living sites during the pandemic $ 50 per item
Wellness kits (yoga mat, water bottle, Fitbit, hand weights) $ 45 per kit
Professional foot-care visit $ 40 per person
Automatic blood pressure cuffs for hypertension self-management $ 40 per cuff
Lifeline (emergency alert) service, per person $ 30 per month
Rides to medical appointments $ 20 per ride
Bathing soaps, toothpaste, adult diapers (for Memory Care at Allen Brook, Williston) $ 25 per packet
VPR underwriting to raise awareness about Cathedral Square and the great work we do $ 1,000 per month
Monthly food events for our communities $ 10 per meal
Holiday card and flower/gift for each resident at the holidays $ 5 per gift