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Independent Living near Norwood, Massachusetts

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Sunrise of Norwood

86 Saunders Road, Norwood, MA 02062

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In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

New Pond Village, a CCRC

180 Main Street, Walpole, MA 02081

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Benchmark Senior Living at New Pond Village located in Walpole, MA provides independent living for active seniors who are looking to socialize, stay active, and no longer want the worry of owning a home. Are you ready to enjoy a carefree, maintenance-free lifestyle? Wouldn’t it be great to have...

Benchmark Senior Living on Clapboardtree

40 Clapboardtree St, Norwood, MA 02062

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At Benchmark Senior Living on Clapboardtree, we are committed to ensuring that our every service and amenity will help create the enriched, active life you deserve. It starts with our surroundings. Our community beautifully balances privacy, safety and security, with well-appointed dining rooms...

Residences at Highland Glen

4100 Highland Glen Rd, Westwood, MA 02090

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Welcome to The Residences at Highland Glen, a friendly, upscale community for active adults, age 55 or older. Residents will enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Twin Pine Hill in Westwood, yet be in close proximity to everything! Conveniently located at Exit 16B/Westwood Route 109, there is...

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Cornerstone at Canton

175 Revere Street, Canton, MA 02021

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Cornerstone at Canton 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...

Canton Estates

32 Neponset Street #1202, Canton, MA 02021

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We have two residential apartment communities in two convenient locations in Canton, MA. Canton Estates is for those who want spaciousness, convenience and comfort in a contemporary environment. We have short term leases available. Our locations are all easily accessible from Routes RT. 1, 128,...

Traditions of Dedham

735 Washington Street, Dedham, MA 02026

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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...

NewBridge Independent Living

5000 Great Meadow Road, Dedham, MA 02026

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Orchard Cove Hebrew SeniorLife

1 Del Pond Dr, Canton, MA 02021

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Orchard Cove is a warm, inclusive, and award-winning senior living community in Canton, Massachusetts. Created by Hebrew SeniorLife, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School and a leading nonprofit senior care and aging research organization, Orchard Cove is known for its resident-driven culture....

The Arbors at Stoughton

2121 Central St, Stoughton, MA 02072

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The Linden at Dedham

391 Common St, Dedham, MA 02026

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The Linden at Dedham is nestled in an inviting green country setting in a quiet wooded area conveniently located off of Route 95. Although we are not the “shiny penny” in our market, we offer all the comforts of home with unparalleled nursing care, coupled with longevity amongst its staff. As a...

NewBridge on the Charles

6000 Great Meadow Rd, Dedham, MA 02026

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You want the best for your loved one who has Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia. So do we. Strongly informed by research, memory care assisted living at NewBridge on the Charles offers comfortable and secure apartments and living areas, stimulating programming that keeps residents...

Whitney Place at Sharon

675 South Main Street, Sharon, MA 02067

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NOW OPEN!This community offers traditional assisted living residences and memory care assisted living—warm and gracious settings for older adults needing a little help with daily routines, featuring private and shared apartments. Residents there will receive individual attention from nurses,...

Edelweiss Village

2220 Centre Street, West Roxbury, MA 02132

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The Wingate Residences of Needham & One Wingate Way

235 Gould Street, Needham, MA 02494

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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...

Sophia Snow House

1215 Centre St, West Roxbury, MA 02132

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Sophia Snow Place is a 164 year old not-for-profit, retirement community that offers two options for living. The Residences at Snow Place are 66 independent living apartments with entry fees and low monthly fees with the option of adding on services.Sophia Snow House is a licensed option that...

Doolittle Home

16 Bird Street, Foxborough, MA 02035

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The decision to explore retirement communities is complex, involving different considerations for you, your spouse, your children, or your advisers.Since 1915, Doolittle Home has been providing exceptional care and peace of mind for residents and their families. Frequently described as a bed and...

The Pettee House at Newton

277 Elliot St, Newton, MA 02464

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Standish Village

1190 Adams Street, Boston, MA 02124

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Standish Village 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 Disease...

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 Wingate Senior Living, Boylston Place is located in one of Massachusetts' most exclusive and picturesque...

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Norwood, Massachusetts


Independent Living

If you would like the peace of mind of having your housekeeping managed while living at your own pace, consider an Independent Living Community. Meals, leisure activities and housekeeping duties are handled while you are unencumbered to use your time as you choose. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to be among peers, surrounded by others of similar ages and interests. Within the individual units, residents have access to their own private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a partner if they choose. While policies differ between locations, many residences allow cats and dogs as well. Nursing and health care services may always be arranged for with independent care providers as desired. There are an assortment of advantages and expenditures to keep in mind while choosing an independent living community. It is important to figure out if these amenities are included in the care plan: wellness program, transportation, housekeeping, utilities, move-in fee, cable TV, initial assessment fee, and parking. The amenities that pertain to independent living include concierge services, restaurant-style dining hall, community activities, healthcare center, security guards, laundry service, game/TV room, and fitness center & swimming pool.


Cost of Living

Cost of living can be a motivating factor in choosing which community works for your loved one’s needs. Monthly, the median price of rent in Norwood is about $1,713 and the median price of a home in Norwood costs around $402,271. The rent burden for Norwood is about 19.0% of the average monthly income.


Demographics and Values

Demographically, Norwood is 6.7% Hispanic, 1.2% mixed race, 83.2% white, 1.8% other or not specified, 0.0% Native American, 6.7% black, 7.1% Asian, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In terms of education, 24.6% have a high-school diploma, 46.8% have a college degree, and 17.0% have a graduate degree. In Norwood, 6.7% of the people are veterans. In Norwood, 2.9% do not have health insurance, 11.6% have some form of disability, 70.7% participate in the labor force, and 8.3% live in poverty. Based on gender, 47.9% are male and 52.1% are female. The median age of Norwood is 41 years old. Norwood has a population density of 1,083 people per square mile. The total population of Norwood consists of 29,121 people.


State Information

An overview of Massachusetts

Out of a national average of 100, Massachusetts has a cost of living index rating of 134, a grocery index rating of 114, and a housing index rating of 170. In total, Massachusetts has 78 general hospitals and 129 health centers that provide care for 6,941,273 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Cape Cod Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, and New England Baptist Hospital. The natural beauty of Massachusetts is ranked 26th in the nation. Massachusetts is ranked 8th in quality of life and 2nd in healthcare.


Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 33% of Massachusetts residents voted Republican and 60% voted Democrat. The state has a median age of 39 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55. The state of Massachusetts ranks 16th in the country for diversity and the state is considered very LGBTQ friendly. In Massachusetts, 23% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 4,200 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-9%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Massachusetts there are 27 masonic lodges.


State-wide weather information

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 average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 47.5 AQI. 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. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 7F during the month of December. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 68F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 85F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 50F in the month of June. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.10 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Massachusetts is around 4.04 inches. 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 eastern hemlock, sycamore, eastern red cedar, and flowering dogwood. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the white pine, the bobcats, the spike gayfeather, or the new england aster. The state animal of Massachusetts is the woodchucks.

Frequently asked questions about Independent Living facilities in Massachusetts

Residences at Highland Glen, NewBridge Independent Living and Orchard Cove Hebrew SeniorLife are the top rated independent living facilities near Norwood, Massachusetts. See full list of communities.

There are 212 independent living facilities near Norwood, Massachusetts. See the full list.

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