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The most populous state in New England, Massachusetts features a distinctive blend of natural beauty and treasures of U.S. history. The Berkshire Mountains in the western region are a convenient getaway for coastal residents around Cape Cod Bay, and the famously upscale islands of Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard sit just off the state’s southern shores. As one of the country’s original Thirteen Colonies, Massachusetts is rich with early American historic sites like Plymouth and Salem. Within Boston there’s the timeless North End neighborhood, along with popular tourist spots like the USS Constitution and the Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum. The amount of variety within reach to those who call Massachusetts home makes the Bay State an exemplary retirement destination.

The median monthly cost of a care home in Massachusetts is about $5,500. However, the cost of living in a care home depends largely on location. Since the homes are private residences, costs are tied to real estate value and therefore may vary greatly.

Residential Care Home Facilities near Brookline, MA

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Average starting price $3,909/month
Average starting price $5,773/month
Average starting price $6,922/month
Average starting price $7,436/month
Average starting price $4,938/month
Average starting price $1,374/month

The Dorothy Frances Home

704 Beaver St, Waltham, MA 02452 | 6.3 milesfrom Brookline center

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Provides: Memory Care, Care Homes

The Dorothy Frances Home is an alternative living arrangement designed to meet the specific needs of the individual with Alzheimer's or other dementia's. It is not a nursing home, but rather a dignified, supportive community dedicated to making a very positive impact on the lives of those we...

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5.0(1 review)

My 95 year old father was there for the last three months of his life. He was quite active, always wanted to move around and talk. They were always kind to him and someone was always near him to make sure...

Life Care Center of Stoneham

25 Woodland Rd, Stoneham, MA 02180 | 9.1 milesfrom Brookline center

Provides: Care Homes

2.8(3 reviews)

My mother was in the assisted living and loved it. Everyone there was very kind and caring for each of the residents. It is a small Assisted Living with only 18 apartments and it was more like a family...

Cushing Manor Community Inc

20 Cushing Ave, Dorchester, MA 02125 | 4 milesfrom Brookline center

Provides: Care Homes

Parmenter Home Inc

542 Main St # Q, Waltham, MA 02452 | 5.9 milesfrom Brookline center

Provides: Care Homes

Winter Valley Residences Inc

600 Canton Ave Milton Residences for the Elderly, Milton, MA 02186 | 6 milesfrom Brookline center

Provides: Care Homes

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Cost of care homes in Brookline, MA

The average cost of senior living in Brookline is 3,909 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Randolph, MA with an average of 4,150 per month.

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Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

What are care homes?

Residential care homes are houses in residential neighborhoods that are equipped, adapted, and staffed to care for a small number of residents, usually between two and 10. Like assisted living communities, staff at care homes typically help residents with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, and medication management. Although residential care homes vary significantly depending on the community, services usually include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Medication management
  • Mobility assistance
  • Nutritious meals
  • Social activities and outings
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
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