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Compass on the Bay

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1380 Columbia Road
South Boston, MA 02127


Caretypes Provided: Alzheimer’s Memory Care

Published Pricing

Pricing is available for the following rooms:

Room Type
Monthly Range* (USD)
Semi-Private

*Prices quoted are monthly rental charges and are provided by the communities themselves. Actual prices may differ due to one-time fees, timing and care services required. Speak with your Senior Living Advisor to learn more.

About Compass on the Bay

Compass on the Bay is a state-of-the-art Memory Support Assisted Living community offering research-based treatment programming for those with varying levels of memory loss, including Mild Cognitive Impairment (early memory loss) and diagnosed Alzheimer's disease in a comfortable dignified residential setting.

The community, serving Greater Boston and the South Shore, features 38 apartments as well as bright and airy living and dining areas with water views overlooking Dorchester Bay toward the JFK Presidential Library.

Innovative programs include a curriculum-based adult learning program, specialized brain-healthy diet, and individual resident case review through their affiliation with the Boston University School of Medicine Alzheimer's Disease Center. Compass on the Bay also offers short-term trial and respite stays. Families have peace of mind knowing they offer their loved one the very best of care at Compass on the Bay.

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Compass on the Bay

Community Details

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Amenities Available

  • Cafe / Bistro
  • Outside patio garden
  • Fireplaces in common areas
  • Meeting room
  • Beauty Salon
  • Meals Provided
  • Beautician Onsite
  • Devotional Services Onsite
  • Indoor Common Areas
  • Activities Onsite
  • Devotional Services Offsite
  • Outdoor Common Areas
  • Specialized Training for Caregivers
  • Enclosed courtyard
  • Walking Paths - outdoor
  • Reminiscence therapy
  • Sensory-based programming (e.g. snoezelen)
  • Laundry service / drycleaning
  • Housekeeping provided

Staffing

  • Visiting Podiatrist
  • 24-Hour Awake Staff
  • Visiting Dentist
  • Visiting Speech Therapist
  • Visiting Nurse
  • Visiting Physical Therapist
  • Nurses on Staff
  • Visiting Occupational Therapist
  • Medication care managers / Medication Technicians
  • On-Site RNs / LPNs
  • Dedicated concierge
  • ADL Assistance
  • Visiting optometrist
  • IADL Assistance
  • Full time activity director

Other Services

  • Respite Offered
  • Aging in Place
  • Hospice Available
  • Private dining room
  • Special Diets: Low / No sodium
  • International cuisine
  • Special Diets: Low / No Sugar
  • Guest meals
  • Professional chef
  • Special Diets: Gluten-free
  • Restaurant style dining
  • Complimentary Transportation
The features and amenities that are displayed on this page contain marketing information provided by the community. A Place for Mom has not confirmed the completeness of the provided information, and cannot guarantee its accuracy. To conduct a complete investigation, seniors and their families should:
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  3. check additional licensing and state audit information.
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We Love Helping Families Find the Right Senior Care

"My mother called me today to tell me, that at age 94, she is in love for the first time in her life. She loves the retirement community, has friends now, has activities, and she has blossomed. I was so sure she was headed for a dementia unit and suddenly, she is this new person. I couldn't have done any of this without your help and support every step of the way. You have been amazingly helpful and supportive."

Caroline L., Found Assisted Living in Boston, MA

"You were an excellent advocate for my mother and the whole family."

Susan L., Found Assisted Living in Danvers, MA

Community Reviews

reviewed on: 9/18/2015 by Anonymous

Spoke with Matt. Like their approach on diet, holistic, activities what they used to do to re-engage the brain. Do an off site activity once a week. 28 residents in memory household. Still have g... more...

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