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You know your family, A Place For Mom knows Assisted Living. Our dedicated local Boston, MA advisors have helped 5308 families make the right choice for their needs. Get full details, pricing and read 93 reviews of our hand-picked communities. Typically prices range from $1500 to $8973 per month.

If you are concerned that you or a loved one may not have the necessary support to live independently, an assisted living community in the Boston, MA area may be the perfect solution for you. In an assisted living community, you can be certain that you or your loved one will always be physically and mentally cared for while enjoying a dignified lifestyle.

Senior housing types in Boston, MA

  • Sophia Snow House
    Sophia Snow House
    1215 Centre St, West Roxbury, MA 02132
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    Sophia Snow House, Inc. is a non-profit, licensed, residential care community in a state-of-the art building. Services include meals, housekeeping, laundry services, activities, transportation, nursing staff on site, hairdresser and much more! We are convenient to the attractions of downtown...

  • Brigham House
    Brigham House
    341 Mt Auburn Street, Watertown, MA 02472
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    Brigham House is an affordable assisted living residence located in Watertown, MA about 10 minutes from downtown Boston. Situated near Watertown Square, Brigham House was born out of the restoration of a historic schoolhouse. Renovated in 2002, the house offers 62 apartments and features a staff of...

  • Wingate Residences at Boylston Place
    Wingate Residences at Boylston Place
    615 Heath St, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
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    Boylston Place at Chestnut Hill is a senior living community that provides traditional assisted living with security and every opportunity for a full, enriching life. Owned and operated by EPOCH Senior Living, Boylston Place is located in one of Massachusetts' most exclusive and picturesque towns...

  • Assisted Living at Fenno House
    Assisted Living at Fenno House
    540 Hancock St, Quincy, MA 02170
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    Fenno House has provided senior housing in the Wollaston section of Quincy for 42 years. Developed by Wollaston Lutheran Church and HUD, Fenno is not-for-profit and non-sectarian. Our residents come primarily from Boston and South Shore towns. Fenno House has offered certified Assisted Living for 12...

  • The Residence at Watertown Square
    The Residence at Watertown Square
    20 Summer St, Watertown, MA 02472
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    We are located in the heart of historic Watertown, steps from the Charles River and an easy proximity to shopping, houses of worship, recreation and the many cultural attractions that the area offers. We serve the communities surrounding us including Belmont, Newton, Waltham and Cambridge. The...

  • Evans Park At Newton Corner
    Evans Park At Newton Corner
    430 Centre Street, Newton, MA 02458
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    Evans Park's amenities include a state of the art exercise room, movie lounge, bistro/pub area with entertainment, music and arts and crafts rooms and a quiet library. Evans Park at Newton Corner offers a personalized balance of assistance

  • The Residence at Melrose Station
    The Residence at Melrose Station
    158 Essex Street, Melrose, MA 02176
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    The Residence at Melrose Station will open this summer and offer 65 up-scale rental apartment homes that may be for either Independent (retirement) or Assisted Living, or may a combination of both as there is no delineation between apartments. If one is Independent Living, for instance and develops...

  • Brightview Arlington
    Brightview Arlington
    1 Symmes Road, Arlington, MA 02474
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    Brightview Arlington offers Assisted Living apartment homes and a dedicated neighborhood for dementia and Alzheimer's Care, Wellspring Village. In addition, unique to Brightview Arlington is Enhanced Care for people who need more focused support than traditional assisted living such as a two person...

  • Brookdale Quincy Bay
    Brookdale Quincy Bay
    99 Brackett Street, Quincy, MA 02169
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    Brookdale Quincy Bay is a senior care community offering independent living and assisted living services in Quincy, Massachusetts. Our stately home is warm and welcoming featuring beautiful views of Quincy Bay and the Boston skyline. Quincy is a large Boston suburb and offers easy access to world...

  • Sunrise of Arlington
    Sunrise of Arlington
    1395 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA 02476
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    Positioned to enjoy the greenery & peacefulness of the Lexington Bike Path on one side and the bustling in-town location of Massachusetts Ave. on the other side, Sunrise of Arlington has the best of both worlds under one roof. Our community is perfect for the resident who prefers an urban...

  • The Gables at Winchester
    The Gables at Winchester
    299 Cambridge Street, Winchester, MA 01890
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    For almost than 25 years, The Gables at Winchester has been serving the Winchester and surrounding communities. The Gables is a comfortable and elegantly furnished senior living community offering the finest in independent and assisted living apartments, as well as rehabilitation services and...

  • Brightview Country Club Heights
    Brightview Country Club Heights
    3 Rehabilitation Way, Woburn, MA 01801
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    Located just 10 miles northwest of Boston, and sitting on the fifth green of the Woburn Country Club Public Golf Course, Brightview's award-winning Country Club Heights offers the best of Independent Living and Assisted Living. This community is for golfers, history and culture lovers, and anyone...

About Assisted Living in Boston, MA

Boston is a historic coastal city located in Suffolk county in the New England state of Massachusetts. This locale, where patriots first poured tea into the harbor, is filled with historic and antiquated buildings and landmarks. Seniors looking for a maintenance-free lifestyle will love the freedom and independence that is afforded from living in this old world city.

What to Expect

Most assisted living communities in Boston, MA offer the following amenities:

  • Delicious home cooked meals every day
  • Pet friendly housing
  • Convenient access to public transportation
  • Options for private or semi-private housing and bathing
  • On-site beautician services

Senior Friendly Neighborhoods in Boston, MA

Offering both a light rail line and busing, Boston has one of the best transportation systems in the country, allowing seniors to easily explore the city. The city is also the final destination of Amtrak's Northeast Corridor, which means seniors can easily visit other cities like New York and Philadelphia. Best of all, with dozens of primarily university affiliated medical centers, seniors in assisted living communities know their health is always protected in Boston.

Fenway Kenmore

Most famous for being the home of the Red Sox's Fenway Park, Fenway Kenmore also boasts a lively cultural scene, including Symphony Hall and the Museum of Fine Arts. Featuring a lot of green space and populated by a large undergraduate population, this is a great place to simply sit on a bench and meet new people.


Brighton is a northeastern Boston community that is dominated by old-fashioned multi-family homes that are so common in New England. This residential area offers shopping in the form of dozens of small businesses where seniors can spend their days finding hidden gems.

South Boston

If you are looking for the best shrimp cocktails in the country, go no further than one of the many pubs and bars in South Boston. This Irish Catholic community exhibits a strong sense of pride that is shown clearly every year during the annual South Boston St. Patrick's Day Parade.

Activities for Seniors in Boston, MA

Boston is a city filled with excitement, especially if you like history or enjoy top quality seafood.

But, even if you don't, it has plenty of other available activities. Sports fans can watch live games of the Boston Bruins, Red Sox, or Celtics. And while the northern bay rarely gets warm enough for swimming, even in the summer months, it is a perfect place to enjoy a day on a yacht or go searching for shells on shore.

And, for the truly active senior, the Boston Marathon is open to all and one of the biggest and most impressive marathons in the world.

The city may be old, but it is truly as exciting as it was hundreds of years ago when it helped start the Revolutionary War.

Finding Assisted Living in Boston, MA

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