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From there, we’ll show you the best assisted living communities in Dartmouth for your family member’s budget, lifestyle, and personal care needs. With 6 assisted living facilities in the Dartmouth area, A Place for Mom makes it easier to find a secure and social community for this next stage of life.

We are also serving Assisted Living facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like Wayland, South Elmwood and Lower South Providence.
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9.9
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29 reviews
9.9
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29 reviews
5 star
84%
4 star
10%
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3%
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0%
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I love Cedar Dell. I feel like I am on a cruise, and I am a life long cruiser. You are waited on hand and foot. The residents and staff have been so nice and welcoming. The restaurant makes you exactly...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Welcome to the newly renovated Residence at Cedar Dell!Located in Dartmouth Massachusetts, a tranquil south coast town, our community which recently received a $1.5 million full community renovation, is nestled on ten acres of land. We offer 61 apartments that are a combination of studio, one and...
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8.5
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15 reviews
8.5
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15 reviews
5 star
60%
4 star
33%
3 star
0%
2 star
7%
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Autumn Glen was and continues to be a very good match for my family member. They do a fantastic job personalizing the attention and care they give to each member of their community. They let no one slip...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Autumn Glen in North Dartmouth, MA, offers assisted living and Alzheimer's services that help seniors with their day-to-day needs. In fact, when seniors choose assisted living at Autumn Glen, they'll be able to enjoy independent lives in private apartments without the worries brought about by...
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99 Floor plans available
9.2
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24 reviews
9.2
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24 reviews
5 star
71%
4 star
25%
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0%
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4%
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Unfortunately, my mom was hospitalized and passed away the week that she was to move in. Atria was excellent to deal with during the process. They were very sympathetic and understanding during her...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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...
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8.0
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12 reviews
8.0
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12 reviews
5 star
42%
4 star
17%
3 star
8%
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Our loved one is well taken care of at the community. She has told us she likes the food. She is a bit down because she has lost a friendly that she chummed with there, but basically she likes it there...
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Whaler's Cove Assisted Living has 120 safe and affordable rental apartments in a beautifully restored historic building. Life at Whaler's Cove means living independently for senior adults who no longer want the responsibility of maintaining a home but may need a helping hand with personal care...
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7.9
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25 reviews
7.9
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25 reviews
5 star
56%
4 star
24%
3 star
12%
2 star
4%
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Our Dad has received wonderful care at the Cottages at Dartmouth Village. Having suffered a stroke, we wanted to bring him closer to home. He is in a closed unit with other residents that have memory needs....
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
The Cottages at Dartmouth Village is a memory care and assisted living community in Dartmouth, Massachusetts. Our community is nestled in a wooded area of the city giving residents peace and tranquility while still offering easy access to local attractions and amenities like Buttonwood Park Zoo,...
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Provides: Memory Care, Nursing Homes
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Nursing Homes: Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.
At SunBridge Care and Rehabilitation for Fall River, we are dedicated to delivering quality individual service to every person entrusted to our care. Part of community for more than 35 years, our 102-bed facility provides skilled nursing and rehabilitation therapy to adults of all ages who need...
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Cost of assisted living in Dartmouth, MA

The average cost of senior living in Dartmouth is $5,623 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Fall River, MA with an average of $5,393 per month.

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Dartmouth, MA vs. nearby cities

Dartmouth, MA
$5,623/mo

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Dartmouth, MA vs. the state and national average

Dartmouth, MA
$5,623/mo
U.S. national average
$4,537/mo

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in Dartmouth vs. other types of senior living

Assisted Living
$5,623/mo
$5,623/mo

Median monthly costs of Assisted Living in Dartmouth, MA by room type

Semi-Private
$7,205/mo
Studio
$6,644/mo
1 Bedroom
$6,623/mo
2 Bedroom
$7,557/mo

Average cost of Assisted Living in Dartmouth over time

Dartmouth, MAMA stateNational

Ways to pay for Assisted Living in Dartmouth, MA

Paying for assisted living may seem daunting, but knowing all your options can be empowering. Read about the many private and public payment options that families use to pay for assisted living in Dartmouth.

What families are saying about assisted living in Dartmouth

Recent reviews for assisted living in Dartmouth

All American Assisted Living at Wareham

5.0
I can state I am extremely impressed with All American as a whole. The staff is outstanding, the facility exceptionally clean. Very very pleased with facility. The staff have gone above and beyond

Atria Fairhaven

4.7
Atria Fairhaven is great! For the quick decision that had to be made, it has worked out for us. The people are extremely friendly, both the residents and the staff. The staff has been very helpful in making the transition, for both my loved one and for our family. As with any place, it takes ...
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Wingate Residences on the East Side in Providence, RI

4.0
The facility is great looking and very clean Seems like there is a lot for the residents to do The dining room is nice but they need to revamp their food

Dartmouth review score based on 27 family reviews

8.7
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This proprietary review score is based on 27 reviews of 6 Dartmouth assisted living communities. All reviews were submitted in the past two years by verified community residents and family members.
The Dartmouth review score informs your search by letting you see at a glance how assisted living residents and family members rate assisted living in your area. Compare review scores in multiple locations to understand how overall satisfaction rates differ from city to city. Based on recent reviews, the maximum possible score is 10.Methodology: How we calculate our city review scores

Dartmouth review score compared against nearby cities

8.7
Dartmouth, MA6 facilities
8.7
New Bedford, MA6 facilities
8.7

Review subcategories for Dartmouth assisted living

When assisted living residents and family members submit a review on our site, they rate each community on categories such as cleanliness, activities, meals, and more. The chart below is based on 27 reviews of 6 Dartmouth assisted living communities. This chart helps you compare Dartmouth resident and family assisted living satisfaction rates against national averages. Use it to assess your needs and develop criteria for your own search. If you know that one of these categories is important to you or your loved one, our senior living advisors can help you find communities to match your needs.
Dartmouth, MA averageNational average
Cleanliness
5.0
4.5
Friendliness
5.0
4.6
Care services
4.5
4.2
Staff
5.0
4.5
Meals & dining
4.8
4.1
Activities
4.9
4.0
Value for cost*
4.7
4.1
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Dartmouth assisted living services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Dartmouth assisted living communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Dartmouth, but support comparisons against nationwide offerings. Our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities that fit your preferences.

Availability of select care services in Dartmouth assisted living

Assisted living communities offer a variety of care services and visiting health care providers to meet seniors’ health needs. The chart below shows the percentage of assisted living partners in Dartmouth that offer these care services compared to the percentage of partners that offer them nationally.
Dartmouth, MANational
Full medication management
Full medication management
50%
51.6%
24-Hour awake staff
24-Hour awake staff
83.3%
98.9%
Diabetic care
Diabetic care
100%
99.3%
*Visiting health care professionals
*Visiting health care professionals
83.3%
56.2%
Home care agency on-site
Home care agency on-site
66.7%
29.6%
Non-ambulatory care
Non-ambulatory care
83.3%
99.1%
Respite or short term stays
Respite or short term stays
83.3%
47.7%
Hospice available on-site
Hospice available on-site
83.3%
53%
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*Including nurse, dentist, OT, PT, speech or podiatrist

Availability of select dementia care services in Dartmouth assisted living

Our community partners provide many services to keep residents with dementia or other memory concerns safe and engaged. Below, take a look at what percentage of Dartmouth Assisted Living partners offer the selected dementia care services compared to the percentage of partners nationally.
Dartmouth, MANational
Dementia behaviors care
Dementia behaviors care
83.3%
50.5%
Specialized memory care training for staff
Specialized memory care training for staff
50%
31.6%
Secured community and/or wander guard
Secured community and/or wander guard
66.7%
40.6%
Memory care only community
Memory care only community
33.3%
13.4%
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Availability of select dietary accommodations in Dartmouth assisted living

Assisted living communities help seniors maintain a balanced diet by accommodating their health needs, allergies, and other restrictions. Below you’ll find the percentage of Dartmouth partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Dartmouth, MANational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
66.7%
26.4%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
83.3%
39.2%
No sugar
No sugar
83.3%
36.2%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
66.7%
34.5%
Pureed meals
Pureed meals
33.3%
12.5%
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Availability of select dining options in Dartmouth assisted living

Our assisted living communities know that seniors want top-quality meals and options for how they dine. The chart below indicates the percentage of Dartmouth communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Dartmouth, MANational
Professional chef
Professional chef
83.3%
30.4%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
83.3%
41.2%
Room service
Room service
83.3%
35%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
33.3%
17.3%
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Availability of select programs and activities in Dartmouth assisted living

Senior living communities offer a variety of programming to keep seniors socially, mentally, and physically vibrant. The chart below shows what percentage of partnered assisted living communities in Dartmouth offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
Dartmouth, MANational
Activity director
Activity director
66.7%
45.1%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
50%
30.3%
Community service programs
Community service programs
50%
29.3%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
66.7%
49%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
83.3%
48.1%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
83.3%
51.7%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
66.7%
40.2%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
66.7%
33.4%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
83.3%
36.6%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
83.3%
45.5%
Live performances
Live performances
83.3%
45.9%
Dances
Dances
66.7%
28.6%
Fitness center
Fitness center
50%
23.7%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
83.3%
44.8%
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State regulations for assisted living in Dartmouth

Safety is a primary concern when seniors and their families look for assisted living. Each state has its own laws and inspection processes to ensure seniors reside in a safe environment. Learning about Massachusetts assisted living regulations will help you understand how assisted living communities in Dartmouth protect seniors.

Learn about Massachusetts Assisted Living regulations

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