DePaul Celebrates Grand Opening of Rochester View Apartments

Friday, October 16, 2015

SWBR celebrated another grand opening with DePaul this fall on an exciting new project, the DePaul Rochester View Apartments, located in Henrietta, NY.  The units feature enhanced supports to accommodate tenants who may be Deaf, hard of hearing and those using American Sign Language (ASL). Tenants have access to a community room, activity room, terrace, sunroom and computer room. The entire building is Wi-Fi accessible and there is a secure storage area for each tenant as well as fitness equipment. The building is 100 percent smoke-free. Optional on-site case management is available.

The apartments feature state-of-the-art communication equipment and high-contrast visual design. There are:

  • open floor plans with handrails
  • an elevator accessible from the common area
  • lighting for high visibility
  • adaptive equipment
  • bedrooms wired to allow for bed shakers in case of fire or other emergencies
  • hard-wired strobe lighting for CO2 and fire alarms
  • lighted door alarms
  • video phone capability
  • video conferencing capability
  • controlled secure access
  • security cameras throughout the campus
  • signage with Braille markings
  • an on-site manager fluent in ASL