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Avita of Needham

880 Greendale Ave, Needham, MA 02492

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momgrandmaronnie - Loved one of resident/client
5.0
smooth transition

My mother has been a resident for nearly two months. She has thoroughly enjoyed the social activities offered there and seems to feel at home. She is always well groomed, has a friendly rapport with the staff and raves about the cleanliness. When I go to visit, I am always warmly welcomed and all my questions and concerns have been addressed promptly. When I have been there at a mealtime, the food appears fresh, appealing and in quantities that are not overwhelming to her.... Read more

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Avita of Needham in Needham, Massachusetts is one of senior living communities in the area. To find the right community for your needs and budget, connect with one of A Place For Mom’s local senior living advisors for free, expert advice.

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Senior Living Options Offered

Memory Care
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.
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Amenities at Avita of Needham

Health Care Services

Memory Care
Ambulatory Care
Incontinence Care
Staffing & Ancillary Services
Medication Management

Meals & Dining

Meals Provided
Guest Meals
Vegetarian

Room Amenities

Wheelchair Accessible Showers
Respite or Short Term Stays Offered
Ground Floor Units
Handicap Accessible
Air Conditioned

Facility Amenities

Dining

Private Dining Room

Transportation & parking

Complimentary Transportation

Common areas

Outdoor Common Areas
Indoor Common Areas
Beauty Salon
Computer or Media Center

Recreational areas

Arts and Crafts Center
Movie or Theater Room
Piano or Organ

Services

Housekeeping
Beautician
Laundry Service / Drycleaning

Memory care

Secured Community
Designed Specifically to Accommodate Memory Loss
Memory Care Only Community
Enclosed Courtyard

Languages spoken

English

Activities

Devotional Activities On-Site
Visiting Chaplain or Priest
Visiting Rabbi
Catholic Services

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Reviews for Avita of Needham

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Cleanliness

4.6

Friendliness

4.6

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Care Services

4.3

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Value for Cost

4.4

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5.0
momgrandmaronnie - Loved one of resident/client
Memory Care
September 8, 2014
Verified Review
smooth transition

My mother has been a resident for nearly two months. She has thoroughly enjoyed the social activities offered there and seems to feel at home. She is always well groomed, has a friendly rapport with the staff and raves about the cleanliness. When I go to visit, I am always warmly welcomed and all my questions and concerns have been addressed promptly. When I have been there at a mealtime, the food appears fresh, appealing and in quantities that are not overwhelming to her.

Cleanliness

5

Friendliness

5

Care Services

3.5

Activities

5

Value for Cost

4

Response from Avita of Needham

January 27, 2015

Thank you for your review, we try to create an environment that is most home-like as possible and happy you've had such a great experience.


5.0
A Place For Mom Customer - Toured community
Memory Care
November 5, 2013
Verified Review
Nice facility, but memory c...

Nice facility, but memory care only. May need a facility with assisted living as well.

Cleanliness

5

Friendliness

5

Care Services

5

Activities

5

Value for Cost

5

Response from Avita of Needham

January 27, 2015

Thanks for the review! We're proud to offer a memory care specific option to the Needham community. Avita has many sister communities in the area that offer assisted living. Please contact Mary Jane McGill if you'd like more information!


5.0
Pamela Frances - Loved one of resident/client
Memory Care
September 3, 2013
We love AVITA

I can't say enough good things about Avita of Needham. My mother moved there when they opened 2 years ago with our fingers crossed. It was brand new and no reputation however they have lived up to everything they promised and then some. Wonderful caring staff, management accountable and available and Mom has been treated like a queen. the building is beautiful but more importantly, they truly understand dementia and how to help peole live their best life. Unfortunately, her disease has progressed yet they still treat her with incredible respect and compassion. I highly recommend Avita to anyone who has a family member struggling with memory loss.

Cleanliness

5

Friendliness

5

Care Services

5

Activities

5

Value for Cost

5

Response from Avita of Needham

January 27, 2015

Such a glowing review - thank you! We're so happy to offer a wonderful experience for your mother and your family.


4.0
Kim Garnett - Loved one of resident/client
Memory Care
July 31, 2013
Verified Review
Nice place but not the right fit for my father-in-law

My father-in-law was in there for two weeks are we are moving him out. Everyone's situation is different and he just wasn't right for Avita. It's a beautiful facility but we put him in memory care and he didn't have enough dementia. He was too aware. It's really a nice place for the right people. My father-in-law needed a few nursing things like bloodpressure monitoring and they couldn't do that. It is very clean and friendly. They just weren't used to dealing with someone who was more with it. I would recommend it to people with parents with dementia. I feel the aids could be trained better, but that's for the whole industry, not just Avita. I think they should put more thought to training the aids to be more present and care a little more.

Cleanliness

4

Friendliness

4

Care Services

4

Activities

4

Value for Cost

4

Response from Avita of Needham

January 27, 2015

Thank you for your review, Kim. We're sorry your father-in-law wasn't a good fit for us. However, Avita has many sister communities in the area that offer assisted living, and if you'd like more information please contact Mary Jane McGill.


4.0
A Place For Mom Customer - Toured community
Memory Care
April 7, 2013
Verified Review
New, nice place, cater to memory care...

New, nice place, cater to memory care, overall impression was very good. Cost seem to be on the high side

Cleanliness

4

Friendliness

4

Care Services

4

Activities

4

Value for Cost

4

Response from Avita of Needham

October 26, 2015

Thank you for your review! We are happy to work with families to find resources such as the Veterans benefit to make care affordable in addition to working with other providers in the area to find the best solution for each family that comes to our door.


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Avita of Needham has received an average review rating of 4.6 based on 5 reviews. See all reviews.

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