Alliance Health of Foxborough, Inc., 144 Turnpike Road, Suite 220, Southborough, MA 01772, (the “Buyer”) has submitted an application to the Department of Public Health, Division of Health Care Facility Licensure and Certification (the “Department”) for a proposed change in ownership””of The Doolittle Home, Inc., 16 Bird Street, Foxborough, 02035 (the “Facility”). The Buyer, if deemed suitable by the Department, intends to purchase the Facility from the current owner, The Doolittle Home, Inc. (the “Seller”). There will be no changes in the bed capacity or the services provided by the Facility. A public hearing may be requested upon petition by any group of ten adults. Such petition shall include the name, address and signature of each adult. Written comments concerning the Facility’s ability to provide quality long-term care services, and petitions for a public hearing, may be addressed to the Department of Public Health, Division of Health Care Facility Licensure and Certification via email at or sent via mail to 67 Forest Street, Marlborough, MA 01752 for a period of 14 days following this publication. All written or oral comments submitted to the Department may be posted on the Department’s website and released in response to a request for public records.

Our Home Offers ...

Outstanding Care and Peace of Mind

It is best to find the right setting your loved one will be comfortable and secure, while at the same time receiving the highest standard of personalized care. The unique setting of our home and personalized approach is what sets us apart. Over the years we have demonstrated our ability to enhance the lives of our Residents. Come see for yourself on how we are different and special.

A Life Plan Community

Previously referred to as Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC) is now known as Life Plan Communities. Defined as Age restricted properties that include independent, assisted and skilled nursing services available to residents all on one campus. With Doolittle offering both independent and supportive nursing care in the main house and nursing care on the nursing unit we are considered a Life Plan Community.

Local Management and Volunteerism

We are governed by a local volunteer board of trustees and our employee team has a very low turnover rate and many years of dedicated service. The volunteers are an integral part of our approach to care. We also have proud affiliations with the following professional organizations: Leading Age, Leading Age Massachusetts, MARCH: Massachusetts Association of Residential Care Homes, Tri Town Chamber of Commerce, ACHCA: American College of Health Care Administrators, & ACHCA Board Member.

Historic Impeccably Maintained Home

Set in the Doolittle family homestead, we are located in the historic district, in the center of Foxborough. The home is often referred to as a Victorian bed and breakfast which has private resident rooms and beautiful common areas to encourage socialization. The main house has 21 resident rooms and the nursing unit has 8 semi private beds and 1 private bed.


Residency Options

Life Care Program

Our Life Care Program is very unique and has been offered dating back in the 1970’s. We were one of the first Homes to adopt the concept. With this Program, the resident receives our full array of services. Care will be provided by the...

Residency Program

For those who are looking for a plan similar to that of an assisted living setting we offer our Residency Program. It offers the full range of services available to our Life Care Residents but with a monthly fee rather than an up-front a...

Respite Care Program

Families who care for loved ones need a break on occasion. Our Respite Care Program provides that for them. Their loved one will have access to all the amenities of care and services all our other residents have. With a 1-week minimum it...


Mary Korman
If you can't be at home, Doolittle is the next best place to be.
Mary Korman
My mom was a resident for 8 years. There’s something special about the Doolittle Home.
Linda, RN
It’s an honor and a privilege to work where residents receive such quality care. Linda has been an RN at the Doolittle Home for 18 years
I have fond memories of visiting my grandma at Doolittle Home. My mom, who passed away, and dad, knew they would retire here. My family is always impressed by the staff and the level of care my dad receives. My siblings live far away and we never have to worry about dad.
The staff is so kind and caring. They take care of our every need. We keep busy and it’s a great place to be.

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