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Atria Fairhaven

391 Alden Road, Fairhaven, MA 02719

4.4
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Atria Fairhaven is an inviting senior community located in a charming seaside town. Residents gather with friends and family in one of several beautiful common spaces and an array of exciting daily activities provides many opportunities for social engagement. Atria Senior Living is a leading...

The Wingate Residences of Needham & One Wingate Way

235 Gould Street, Needham, MA 02494

4.1
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Voted Best Assisted Living in Boston in 2014 & 2015 by SENIORADVISOR.COM and Voted Best Retirement Living Residence in Needham and Surrounding Communities by the Readers of Hometown Weekly in 2014. The Residences at Wingate is an Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care Community in...

Highlands on the East Side

101 Highland Avenue, Providence, RI 02906

4.6
(16 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

WE ARE NOW OPEN! Exclusively created to celebrate you, your wisdom, your spirit, and your life — The Highlands on the East Side is a newly designed Assisted Living residence with all the comforts of home...and more! We pride ourselves as being the value choice for senior living by offering...

Laurelwood at The Pinehills

10 Golf Drive, Plymouth, MA 02360

3.8
(19 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Situated within a beautiful woodland of trees, hills and valleys, Laurelwood at The Pinehills, proudly takes its place as the newest neighborhood within The Pinehills, a village in the heart of Plymouth, recently named 2015 Community of the Year in the Best in American Living Awards by the...

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Capitol Ridge at Providence

700 Smith Street, Providence, RI 02908

4.0
(16 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Capitol Ridge at Providence is a cozy urban retreat situated in historic Providence, overlooking downtown and of course the State Capitol. The beautiful, historic setting is accented by manicured gardens, private walking paths and gazebos. A terrace off the main dining room offers seasonal...

Traditions of Dedham

735 Washington Street, Dedham, MA 02026

4.6
(15 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Since 2002, Traditions of Dedham has been committed to not only our residents, but also the Dedham and neighboring community seniors for over 15 years. We are your trusted choice with a great reputation for quality and care. Here you'll find an active, vibrant senior community at Traditions of...

Brookdale Eddy Pond East

667 Washington Street, Auburn, MA 01501

4.8
(15 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Brookdale Eddy Pond East is a premiere assisted living and memory care community in Auburn, Massachusetts. Our community has an ideal location off Route 20 and convenient to I-395 just minutes from grocery stores, banks, restaurants, shopping and three world-class hospitals. Auburn is a historic...

Cornerstone at Milford

11 Birch Street, Milford, MA 01757

4.5
(14 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Cornerstone at Milford offers local seniors service-enriched Assisted Living and a state-of-the-art Compass Memory Support Neighborhood featuring innovative, research-based programming for those with memory loss developed in affiliation with the Boston University School of Medicine Alzheimer's...

Benchmark Senior Living at Nashua Crossings

674 West Hollis Street, Nashua, NH 03062

4.2
(16 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Benchmark Senior Living at Nashua Crossings in Nashua, NH is an assisted living community choice for older adults who value their independence but need assistance with daily life activities. If you or your loved one needs help with medication management, bathing, dressing, or transportation to...

Artis Senior Living of Reading

1100 Main St, Reading, MA 01867

4.7
(12 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to Artis—where empowerment, pride and fulfillment define memory careAt Artis Senior Living, our mission is to provide the finest level in Memory Care through individually designed programs combined with a passionate dedication to each resident’s individualized comforts and needs. The...

Benchmark Senior Living at Leominster Crossings

1160 Main Street, Leominster, MA 01453

3.9
(16 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Residents of Leominster Crossings enjoy attractive apartments, comfortable community rooms, a lovely outdoor patio and garden and an ever-changing program of social and fitness activities. 24- Hour assistance is personally tailored to each resident's changing needs and is provided by a caring...

Anchor Bay at East Providence

1440 Wampanoag Trail, East Providence, RI 02915

4.0
(15 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At Anchor Bay East Providence, our residents enjoy private apartment homes overlooking our wooded grounds and marshland. Residents choose from a variety of apartment floor plans and layouts to find the best apartment home for them. Each home includes individual climate controls, balconies or...

Whitney Place at Westborough

5 Lyman St, Westborough, MA 01581

4.0
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Established in 1995, Whitney Place Assisted Living Residences at Westborough is a warm and gracious setting for seniors who may or may not need a little help with their daily routines. In addition to private or shared apartments and individualized care, assisted living Residents enjoy delicious...

Bridges by EPOCH at Hingham

1 Sgt. William B. Terry Drive, Hingham, MA 02043

4.2
(5 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Bridges® by EPOCH at Hingham is a memory care assisted living community located in Plymouth County offering exceptional care and an engaging, fulfilling lifestyle for those with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of memory impairment. Bridges® by EPOCH communities have been purposefully designed...

The Atrium at Veronica Drive

1 Veronica Drive, Danvers, MA 01923

3.9
(17 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

When looking for long-term care for your loved one who has dementia, you’ll want to make sure it provides the right type of certified memory care specialists and a safe environment with constant monitoring. Will your loved one have personal assistance? Have access to meaningful activities and...

Traditions of Wayland

10 Green Way, Wayland, MA 01778

3.8
(17 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Traditions of Wayland is a senior community located in Wayland, Massachusetts, in Middlesex County, which offers assisted living, independent living and Alzheimer's memory care. Based in a stunning New England estate, the residence is surrounded by acres of beautiful land but is still within...

Sunrise of Cohasset

125 King Street, Cohasset, MA 02025

4.7
(12 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Our community in Cohasset sits on historic Route 3A and is minutes from the South Shore coastline. Our activities program is second to none and we implement quite bit of outdoor excursions and trips. Some of the trips we take our seniors to include musicals, theatre, concerts, Scituate and...

The Gables of Fitchburg

935 John Fitch Highway, Fitchburg, MA 01420

4.9
(12 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Residents at The Gables enjoy their spacious apartments in a quaint community with the affordability they deserve.The Gables of Fitchburg is locally owned and offers Assisted Living in the privacy of your own apartment.We offer deluxe studios, one bedrooms, two bedrooms and two bedroom suites...

The Falls At Cordingly Dam

2300 Washington St, Newton, MA 02462

4.3
(14 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

A magnificent waterfall that once powered an 18th century mill creates a dramatic setting for The Falls at Cordingly Dam. Tucked away in a charming historic village, this is an extraordinary natural haven where fond memories and family traditions thrive. Inside, you'll find a familiar feeling of...

The Residence at Five Corners

678 Depot Street, Easton, MA 02356

4.4
(11 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Residence at Five Corners is located in the heart of Easton's Five Corners neighborhood, with close proximity to many of the town's historic landmarks, and all of the wonderful cultural and recreational attractions in the area.We offer 84 apartments for 90 residents; a combination of 32...

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What is memory care?

 Memory care supports the unique needs of seniors with Alzheimer’s and dementia. Memory care communities provide enhanced security, dementia therapies, and spaces designed to prevent wandering. Services in memory care facilities often include:

  • Medication management
  • Memory-enhancing activities
  • Help with personal care
  • Mobility assistance
  • 24-hour care and supervision
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Boston, Massachusetts

 

Memory Care

Memory care communities administer intensive medical care to seniors with serious dementia and health conditions in a supervised community. This community utilizes caregivers who have received trained annually in aiding seniors with memory care, cognitive impairments, and Alzheimer’s. Basic services offered in memory care may include: comfortable private or semi-private rooms, daily meals, exercise and physical therapy programs, and 24-hour staffing and personal assistance. This kind of community provides 24-hour monitored care with health management, meals, and recreational activities for occupants. Memory care living communities have supervised areas to prevent wandering ; a common symptom of Dementia. The annual median cost for a private room is around $158,545 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $149,672 . The state of Massachusetts has a number of provisions associated with this type of community. The The Executive Office of Elder Affairs supervises this type of community.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, especially those with chronic illnesses or those requiring continuing care, access to nearby medical communities could be a motivating determinant while determining what type of care best meets your loved ones needs. In total, there are 13 hospitals located in Boston which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals in Boston include Massachusetts General Hospital, New England Baptist Hospital, and Brigham And Women’s Faulkner Hospital.

Cost of Living

The community where a care community is located could have a major influence on the price of care. The total cost of living can be a big influence when determining which community works for your loved one’s needs. Boston has a cost-of-living index of around 181.6 based on an average score of 100, where any score above 100 is more costly than the average amount. Boston has a grocery price index of 105.7. The rent burden for Boston is around 22.6% of the average monthly income. Boston has a median home value of around $455,371 and the median cost of rent is around $1,964 per month.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

The humidity, air temperature, and air quality of a destination can have a considerable effect on the well-being of senior citizens. The average air quality index rating in Boston is about 48.3. The average air quality conditions are rated as good. The air quality index score is at its peak during the month of December at approximately 58.7. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. Boston has a humid subtropical type of climate. Monthly, Boston receives about 4 inches of precipitation. The most rain historically falls in October with an average of 5 inches in a month. In terms of snow fall Boston gets on average 48.10 inches of snow in a year. During the summertime, the average temperature in Boston is around 73F. The low summer temperature falls to approximately 59F during June. The summer high temperature is at approximately 85F during July. During the winter months, the average temperature falls to approximately 33F. The highest winter temperature will rise to roughly 45F during the month of December. The low winter temperature is approximately 22F in the month of February. On average, Boston has a humidity rating of 64%. Humidity levels are highest in September at around 69%.

Demographics and Values

Racially, the population of Boston is 4.9% mixed race, 19.4% Hispanic, 25.3% black, 52.8% white, 9.5% Asian, 7.2% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 0.4% Native American. Out of the total city population, 51.9% are female and 48.1% are male. In Boston, 20.4% of the population are over the age of 55, 8.1% are over the age of 60, 4.5% are over the age of 70, and 2.9% are over the age of 80. The median age of Boston is 32 years old. In terms of crime, Boston has 22.5 property crimes per 1000 residents and 7.0 violent crimes per 1000 residents. In Boston, 4.1% consider themselves widows, 68.9% participate in the labor force, 20.5% live in poverty, and 12.3% have some form of disability. In the previous presidential election, 81.8% voted Democrat, 14.1% voted Republican, and 4.1% voted for a third party candidate in Suffolk county. In terms of education, 21.3% have a graduate degree, 20.9% have a high-school diploma, and 47.4% have a college degree. The current population of Boston is growing at a rate of 0.009%. Boston has a population density of 5,472 people per square mile. In Boston, 2.9% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Boston is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Boston, out of the total population 0.7% practice Judaism, 1.0% practice an Eastern religion, and 1.1% practice Islam. In Boston, 37.2% are nonbelievers. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Boston 48.2% practice Catholicism, 4.9% practice another Christian faith, and 2.0% are Baptists.

State Information

An overview of Massachusetts

The natural beauty of Massachusetts is ranked 26th in the nation. Overall, Massachusetts ranks 8th out of all states in quality of life and 2nd in healthcare. In terms of resources, Massachusetts has a cost of living index of 133.8, a grocery index rating of 113.9, and a housing index rating of 170.3. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average. In total, Massachusetts has 78 general hospitals and 129 health centers that provide care for 6,941,273 citizens. Cape Cod Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, and New England Baptist Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religious values, 23% of Massachusetts’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 4,200 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-9%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Massachusetts there are 27 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Massachusetts ranks 16th in the nation and is considered very LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 60% of Massachusetts residents voted Democrat and 33% voted Republican. In Massachusetts, 30% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the summer rises to around 68F. The average high summer temperature is around 85F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 50F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 28F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 45F during the month of January. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 7F in the month of December. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Massachusetts is around 4.04 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.10 inches. The average humidity across the state is 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 71% in the month of December. The average air quality index rating in Massachusetts is 38.9 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 47.5 AQI. While residents of Massachusetts mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Massachusetts can include hurricanes, earthquakes (moderate), and and tornadoes.

Wildlife to be found in Massachusetts

The state of Massachusetts has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of butterfly weed, American linden, eastern hemlock, and white spruce. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the white pine, the spike gayfeather, the bobcats, or the lance leaf coreopsis. The state animal of Massachusetts is the woodchucks.

Frequently asked questions about Memory Care facilities in Massachusetts

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