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Visiting Hours
Preferred visiting hours at The Washington Home are from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., but family and friends are welcome to visit their loved ones at any time should the need arise.

Visiting hours are 24 hours a day for residents or patients receiving hospice care through our care continuum services.

For security purposes the doors are locked between the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m. If you are planning to visit during these hours, please make prior arrangements by calling 202-966-3720.

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The Washington Home & Community Hospices
3720 Upton Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20016

Public Transportation

Bus: We are accessible from many metrobus routes.  Check  www.wmata.com for the route closest to you.

Subway:  If you are taking the metro, take the Red Line to the Tenleytown Metro Stop.  Proceed south on Wisconsin Avenue to Upton Street.

 

By Car

From the North:
From 495 (Beltway) exit onto Wisconsin Ave. South (Rte. 355). Turn LEFT on Van Ness St., and then turn RIGHT on 38th St. Follow 38th St. for one block to Upton St. Turn LEFT on Upton St. The Washington Home will be on your immediate right.

From the South:
From 14th St. Bridge: follow signs to 14th St. (left lane) and proceed along 14th St. about 1 1/4 miles to K St. Turn LEFT on K St. Take K St. for 4/10 mile to Connecticut Ave. Turn RIGHT on Connecticut Ave, take Connecticut Ave. for 1/2 mile to Dupont Circle. Follow circle halfway around to rejoin Connecticut Ave. at top of circle, then continue on Connecticut Ave. for approximately 2 1/2 miles to Van Ness St. (at the University of D.C.). Turn LEFT on Van Ness St. and follow Van Ness St. for 1/2 mile to 37th St. Turn LEFT on 37th St., and follow 37th St. for one block to Upton St. Turn RIGHT on Upton St., and The Washington Home will be on your immediate left.

From the East:
From U.S. 50/New York Ave., take New York Ave. for approximately 4 miles to where it joints Mt. Vernon Place. Take Mt. Vernon Place 2 blocks to where it connects with Massachusetts Ave. Take Massachusetts Ave. for 1/2 mile to Thomas Circle, proceed through Thomas Circle, and continue on Massachusetts Ave. for approximately 1/8 mile to Scott Circle. Proceed through Scott Circle, and continue on Massachusetts Ave. for an additional 1/4 mile to Dupont Circle. Proceed partway through Dupont Circle to Connecticut Ave., turn RIGHT on Connecticut Ave. Continue on Connecticut Ave. for approximately 2 1/2 miles to Van Ness St. (at the University of D.C.). Turn LEFT on Van Ness St. and follow Van Ness St. for 1/2 mile to 37th St. Turn LEFT on 37th St., and follow 37th St. for one block to Upton St. Turn RIGHT on Upton St., and The Washington Home will be on your immediate left.

From the West:
From the Key Bridge, turn RIGHT on M St. Follow M St. for 1 1/2 blocks then turn LEFT on 33rd St. Follow 33rd St. until you see Q St. Turn RIGHT on Q St., take Q St. for one block to Wisconsin Ave. Turn LEFT on Wisconsin Ave., and proceed 2.6 miles to Upton St. (The Friendship Heights Post office will be on the corner of Wisconsin and Upton), turn RIGHT on Upton St. The Washington Home is located 2/10 mile down Upton St., on the right.





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