Cities with Assisted Living Communities in Massachusetts

Bertram House of Swampscott

  565 Humphrey Street
Swampscott, MA 01907

John Bertram House

  29 Washington Square
Salem, MA 01970

The Residence at Freeman Lake

  4 Technology Drive
N. Chelmsford, MA 01863

Brookdale Cushing Park

  300 West Farm Pond Road
Framingham, MA 01702

The Linden at Dedham

  391 Common Street
Dedham, MA 02026

The Linden at Danvers

  220 Conant Street
Danvers, MA 01923

Brookdale Attleboro

  100 Garfield Avenue
Attleboro, MA 02703

Wood Haven

  2580 Main Street
Tewksbury, MA 01876

Brookdale Cape Cod

  790 Falmouth Road
Hyannis, MA 02601

Brookdale Eddy Pond

  669 Washington Street
Auburn, MA 01501

The Wellington at Springfield

  942 Grayson Drive
Springfield, MA 01119

Linden Ponds

  300 Linden Ponds Way
Hingham, MA 02043

Brooksby Village

  100 Brooksby Village Drive
Peabody, MA 01960

Edgewood

  575 Osgood Street
North Andover, MA 01845

Atria Merrimack Place

  85 Storey Avenue
Newburyport, MA 01950

Atria Marina Place

  Four Seaport Drive
North Quincy, MA 02171

Holiday Maplewood Place

  295 Broadway
Malden, MA 02148

Atria Longmeadow Place

  42 Mall Road
Burlington, MA 01803

Atria Draper Place

  25 Hopedale Street
Hopedale, MA 01747

Atria Fairhaven

  391 Alden Road
Fairhaven, MA 02719

Atria Woodbriar

  339 Gifford Street
Falmouth, MA 02540

The Cottages at Dartmouth Village

  274 Slocum Road
Dartmouth, MA 02747

The Residence at Valley Farm

  369 Pond Street
Ashland, MA 01721

The Residence at Five Corners

  678 Depot Street
Easton, MA 02356

The Residence at Riverbend

  149 County Road
Ipswich, MA 01938

The Residence at Watertown Square

  20 Summer Street
Watertown, MA 02472

Traditions of Dedham

  735 Washington Street
Dedham, MA 02026

Traditions of Wayland

  10 Green Way
Wayland, MA 01778

The Village at Willow Crossings

  25 Cobb Street
Mansfield, MA 02048

Hale House

  273 Clarendon Street
Boston, MA 02116

The Gables at Winchester

  299 Cambridge Street
Winchester, MA 01890

Armbrook Village

  551 North Road
Westfield, MA 01085

Keystone Commons

  460 West Street
Ludlow, MA 01056

Wingate Residences at Silver Lake

  21 Chipman Way
Kingston, MA 02364

Keystone Place at Buzzards Bay

  218 Main Street
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532

Concord Park

  68 Commonwealth Ave
Concord, MA 01742

Brightview Danvers

  50 Endicott Street
Danvers, MA 01923

Farnsworth House

  90 South Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

Brookdale Quincy Bay

  99 Brackett St.
Quincy, MA 02169

Springhouse

  46 Allandale St
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

Sophia Snow Place

  1205-1215 Centre Street
West Roxbury, MA 02132

John F. Kennedy Apartments

  55 Essex Street
Cambridge, MA 02139

Cape Cod Senior Residences

  100 Dr. Julius Kelley Lane
Bourne, MA 02559

The Cambridge Homes

  360 Mount Auburn Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

AVIVA Country Club Heights

  3 Rehabilitation Way
Woburn, MA 01801

Atria Marland Place

  15 Stevens Street
Andover, MA 01810

Life Care Center of Stoneham

  25 Woodland Rd
Stoneham, MA 02180

Rosewood Manor

  671 Main Street
Harwich, MA 02645

Wingate Residences at Needham

  589 Highland Ave
Needham, MA 02494

Sunrise of Wayland

  285 Commonwealth Road (Rt 30)
Wayland, MA 01778

Sunrise of Norwood

  86 Saunders Road
Norwood, MA 02062

Sunrise of Lynnfield

  55 Salem Street
Lynnfield, MA 01940

Sunrise of Leominster

  6 Beth Avenue at Route 12
Leominster, MA 01453

Sunrise of Cohasset

  125 King St Rt 3A
Cohasset, MA 02025

Sunrise of Burlington

  24 Mall Road
Burlington, MA 01803

Sunrise of Braintree

  618 Granite Street
Braintree, MA 02184

Sunrise of Arlington

  1395 Massachusetts Avenue
Arlington, MA 02476

Sunrise at Gardner Park

  73 Margin Street
Peabody, MA 01960

Sunrise of Plymouth Beach

  97 Warren Avenue
Plymouth, MA 02360

Orchard Valley at Wilbraham

  2387 Boston Road
Wilbraham, MA 01095

Wingate Residences at Haverhill

  10 Residences Way
Haverhill, MA 01830

The Residence at Cedar Dell

  628 Old Westport Road
Dartmouth, MA 02747

The Residence at Pearl Street

  75 Pearl Street
Reading, MA 01867

Standish Village

  1190 Adams Street
Boston, MA 02124

Neville Place

  650 Concord Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138

Methuen Village

  4 Gleason Street
Methuen, MA 01844

Cornerstone at Milford

  11 Birch Street
Milford, MA 01757

Golden Pond Assisted Living

  50 West Main Street
Hopkinton, MA 01748

Compass on the Bay

  1380 Columbia Road
Boston, MA 02127

Tatnuck Park at Worcester

  340 May Street
Worcester, MA 01602

Shrewsbury Crossings

  311 Main Street
Shrewsbury, MA 01545

Plymouth Crossings

  157 South Street
Plymouth, MA 02360

Ashland Farm at North Andover

  700 Chickering Road
North Andover, MA 01845

The Falls at Cordingly Dam

  2300 Washington Street
Newton, MA 02462

Leominster Crossings

  1160 Main Street
Leominster, MA 01453

Haverhill Crossings

  254 Amesbury Road
Haverhill, MA 01830

Putnam Farm

  9 Summer Street
Danvers, MA 01923

Chestnut Park at Cleveland Circle

  50 Sutherland Road
Brighton, MA 02135

Billerica Crossings

  20 Charnstaffe Lane
Billerica, MA 01821

Evans Park at Newton Corner

  430 Centre Street
Newton, MA 02458

Wingate Residences at Melbourne Place

  140 Melbourne Road
Pittsfield, MA 01201

Pond Home

  289 East Street
Wrentham, MA 02093

Susan Bailis Assisted Living Community

  352 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston, MA 02115

Nashoba Park

  15 Winthrop Avenue
Ayer, MA 01432

The Residence at Great Woods

  190 Mansfield Avenue
Norton, MA 02766

The Residence at Boylston Place

  615 Heath Street
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Chelmsford Crossings

  199 Chelmsford Street
Chelmsford, MA 01824

Brightview Concord River

  199 Concord Road
Billerica, MA 01821

What are Assisted Living Communities?

Assisted living communities are not nursing homes. While definitions vary across states, an assisted living community is generally defined as a senior housing residential setting that provides or coordinates personal care services, 24-hour supervision, scheduled and unscheduled assistance, social activities, and some health-related services. Such communities provide a family atmosphere and are designed to accommodate residents’ changing care needs and preferences. They provide or arrange for the provision of daily meals and 24-hour assistance with the activities of daily living to persons living in a group residential community.

Assisted living housing can range from a handful of residents in a single home to hundreds of residents in a community that is comprised of apartment buildings, townhome villas and cottages. Amenities and services can also vary widely, from linen service and housekeeping to movie rooms, chapels, libraries, salons, pubs, billiards, private dining rooms, gyms and pools. Many communities will allow you to bring your own furnishings and in some cases, beloved pets. Personalized assessments upon move-in provide individualized care plans that are revisited regularly and updated as needs change. Some communities are also licensed to provide memory care, for residents with Alzheimer’s or other forms of dementia, featuring separate dining areas with menus catered to residents’ nutritional needs, secure courtyards and a safe, structured environment.

Who is a candidate for Assisted Living?

Seniors who wish to maintain a level of independence but require help performing daily activities may benefit from personal care communities. It may be time to consider a move to assisted living if the following are issues:

  • Difficulty bathing or getting dressed
  • Poor hygiene
  • Household disrepair or neglect
  • Decreased mobility
  • A recent fall
  • Trouble preparing meals or nutrition needs aren’t being met
  • Missed medications
  • Isolation and loneliness
  • Financial mismanagement

What are Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)?

Assisted living communities provide help with daily tasks, such as:

  • Meals
  • Bathing and toileting
  • Getting dressed
  • Grooming
  • Laundry
  • Walking
  • Transportation to and from appointments
  • Administration of medication

What are the benefits of Assisted Living?

Not only do assisted living communities provide help with ADLs, they can provide:

  • The security of around-the-clock professional staffing
  • Social engagement in the form of planned outings and activities
  • A healthier lifestyle through nutritious meals and fitness classes
  • More free time because cooking, cleaning, and yard maintenance are someone else’s responsibility
  • Safe and reliable transportation, without auto upkeep or driving in traffic and inclement weather
  • Peace of mind from knowing that you or your loved one is being cared for, and that any changing needs will be addressed, possibly without requiring a move.

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