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  • Devonshire Estates

    Devonshire Estates

    329 Pittsfield Road, Lenox, MA 01240
    (7)
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    Devonshire Estates provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled in the picturesque Berkshire Mountains and situated on elegantly landscaped grounds, you'll love the peaceful serenity of Devonshire Estates while enjoying all the amenities of the nearby community....

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  • Lenox Schoolhouse Apartments

    Lenox Schoolhouse Apartments

    109 Housatonic Street, Lenox, MA 01240
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    Welcome home to Lenox Schoolhouse Apartments, The Berkshires’ newest 55+ Community. Our newly renovated studios and one bedroom apartment homes have been designed with you in mind. Our homes feature spacious, open layouts, sleek black energy efficient appliances, brand new cabinetry, plush carpeting...

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  • Sweetwood of Williamstown

    Sweetwood of Williamstown

    1611 Cold Spring Rd, Williamstown, MA 01267
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    Sweetwood of Williamstown Retirement Living Community is an independent living community that also provides nursing support in our flexible aging in place model. Sweetwood is a vibrant community of engaged residents, many of whom have ties to Williams College, have an affinity for the cultural...

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  • Canterbury House

    Canterbury House

    36 Pawling Avenue, Troy, NY 12180
    (3)
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    CANTERBURY HOUSE '...a retirement home for independent seniors...'   Canterbury House is a not-for-profit corporation that maintains an affordable senior residence for persons, 55 and above, who need companionship and safety but are not ready for a nursing home. Residents may stay for long or...

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  • Glenmont Abbey Village

    Glenmont Abbey Village

    7 Thomas Cole Dr, Glenmont, NY 12077
    (4)
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    Fill your days with things you want to do, not things you have to do. Nestled in a wooded area in Glenmont, New York, Glenmont Abbey Village is where you can stay at home and feel as if you're on a retreat. Whether you prefer a walk in the gardens or socializing with friends, you'll find what you...

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  • Atria Shaker

    Atria Shaker

    345 Northern Boulevard, Albany, NY 12204
    (31)
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    For more than 20 years, Atria Shaker has proudly served the families of Albany. With a continuing commitment to quality, the community is undergoing an extensive renovation to enhance beauty and functionality, and better serve those with memory impairment. Once complete, residents will enjoy a host...

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  • Brookdale Fillmore Pond

    Brookdale Fillmore Pond

    300 Village Lane, Bennington, VT 05201
    (16)
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    Are you ready for fewer chores and more adventures? At our senior living community set in the foothills of the Green Mountains, you can trade home maintenance for time for what you want to do. With three levels of care on one campus, including independent living, assisted living and memory care,...

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  • Diamond Rock Terrace

    Diamond Rock Terrace

    11 Gurley Ave, Troy, NY 12182
    (4)
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    Diamond Rock Terrace is convenient to the Capital District's major highways, and it's just a short drive to your favorite shopping centers, drugstores, restaurants and entertainment of all kinds. HOME: Diamond Rock Terrace's apartment homes provide comfort, style, and taste, offering an affordable...

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  • Diamond Ridge Retirement Community

    Diamond Ridge Retirement Community

    59 Harris Road, Troy, NY 12182
    (34)
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    Diamond Ridge provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on 13 acres of charmingly landscaped woods, Diamond Ridge is just outside of Troy, a town where history, culture and friendly faces await you. The original hometown of Samuel Wilson — or Uncle Sam...

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  • Atria Delmar Place

    Atria Delmar Place

    467 Delaware Avenue, Delmar, NY 12054
    (9)
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    With a beautiful location on more than six acres in the Town of Bethlehem, Atria Delmar Place has been thoughtfully designed to serve active, discerning older adults in the Albany, NY area. Our vibrant senior living community is just six miles south of the New York capital, convenient to shopping,...

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  • Armbrook Village

    Armbrook Village

    551 North Road, Westfield, MA 01085
    (29)
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    Armbrook Village offers seniors a secure, supportive and independent lifestyle. The community features both independent and assisted living options as well as a state-of-the-art Compass Memory Support Neighborhood featuring innovative, research-based programming for those with memory loss developed...

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  • Atria Crossgate

    Atria Crossgate

    140 Washington Avenue Extension, Albany, NY 12203
    (19)
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    At Atria Crossgate, you'll experience luxurious country living with the perfect balance of relaxation and activity. Whether you're sitting by the community pond with friends and family or enjoying a delicious meal in our restaurant-style dining area, our caring and dedicated staff strives to meet...

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  • Day Brook Village

    Day Brook Village

    298 Jarvis Ave, Holyoke, MA 01040
    (2)
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    Day Brook Village Senior Living is proud to be the first continuing care retirement community in Massachusetts, offering a range of housing and healthcare options to meet our residents’ changing needs. At Day Brook Village, our residents enjoy a supportive retirement lifestyle with personal care...

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  • Avila Independent Retirement Community

    Avila Independent Retirement Community

    100 White Pine Drive, Albany, NY 12203
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    Avila is the Capital Region's premier retirement community for seniors seeking an active, independent lifestyle. Surrounded by the beauty of the Pine Bush, Avila provides a safe, scenic, and unique place to call home. And, because Avila was designed with active seniors in mind, it's easily...

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  • Landmark @ Monastery Heights

    Landmark @ Monastery Heights

    110 Monastery Ave., West Springfield, MA 01089
    (23)
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    Built in 1923 and prominently overlooking the city of West Springfield, Our Lady of Sorrows Monastery was renovated in 1999 to become Landmark at Monastery Heights, Senior Living Community. The beautiful building overlooks 18 spectacular acres of lawns, walking paths, and gardens and house 105...

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  • Quail Run Estates

    Quail Run Estates

    50 Cardinal Drive, Agawam, MA 01001
    (24)
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    Quail Run Estates provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautifully landscaped grounds on the outskirts of Springfield, you'll love the comfortable facilities, our friendly staff and the convenience of the nearby community. We're just minutes from...

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  • Glen Eddy

    Glen Eddy

    1 Glen Eddy Dr., Niskayuna, NY 12309
    (6)
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    There is a difference in assisted living. It's called The Terrace. Living independently is one of the keys to living a healthy, happy life. However, for many, there comes a time when a little help with everyday activities can make a big difference. That's when you can feel secure knowing you can...

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  • Keystone Commons

    Keystone Commons

    460 West Street, Ludlow, MA 01056
    (14)
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    Keystone Commons provides Independent, Assisted, Alzheimer's and Memory Care residential living in Ludlow, MA.  Keystone Commons is a rental community that offers people over the age of 55 years a delightful way to live.  Independent Living (44 apartments) provides 31 meals per month,...

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  • Atria Litchfield Hills

    Atria Litchfield Hills

    376 Goshen Rd, Torrington, CT 06790
    (10)
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    Located between downtown Torrington and Goshen, Atria Litchfield Hills is a vibrant community designed to help older people enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle – and experience greater well-being. This inviting residence offers a selection of studio, one- and two- bedroom apartments, most with...

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  • The Wellington at Springfield

    The Wellington at Springfield

    942 Grayson Dr, Springfield, MA 01119
    (24)
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    Be inspired to live life to the fullest when taking up residence at The Wellington at Springfield. Our Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Springfield, MA Sixteen Acres/East Longmeadow/Wilbraham line, enriches the lives of seniors by providing an environment that is...

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  • Summit at Glenwyck

    Summit at Glenwyck

    150 Dutch Meadows Lane, Glenville, NY 12302
    (8)
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    The Meadows at Glenwyck is a 55 and older senior housing community located in scenic Glenville, Schenectady County, New York. Glenville is a small town outside of Schenectady with close access to Albany and major highways I-90 and I-87 in central New York State. Glenville's motto is 'a town of good...

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  • Suffield Commons, LLC

    Suffield Commons, LLC

    82 N Main Street, Suffield, CT 06078
    (3)
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    Suffield Commons is located in downtown historic Suffield, Connecticut. With a great location, everything you need is in walking distance; the shops, church, and even the library. Enjoy local festivals and events? You won't miss the action here! Our apartments feature: wall to wall carpeting, a full...

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  • McLean a CCRC

    McLean a CCRC

    75 Great Pond Rd, Simsbury, CT 06070
    (1)
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    McLean is a not-for-profit continuum of care campus and so much more. It is located on a beautiful 120 acre campus is Simsbury adjacent to Hop Meadow Country Club. All Village residents are social members of the club. The campus has extensive, safe walking trails and gardens. The Village at McLean...

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  • Holiday at the Atrium

    Holiday at the Atrium

    2 Tryon Avenue, Glenville, NY 12302
    (21)
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    Holiday at the Atrium provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Our all-inclusive month-to-month rent covers: - Private apartment suites - Daily chef-prepared meals from scratch - A variety of enriching activities - Maintenance-free living - Weekly housekeeping and...

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  • Suffield by the River

    Suffield by the River

    7 Canal Rd, Suffield, CT 06078
    (3)
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    Suffield by the River offers everything you could possibly want in senior residential living: - Independent living in beautifully appointed, spacious apartments with a full array of services and amenities. - Assisted living services offering as little or as much assistance as needed. - River's watch...

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  • Bluebird Estates

    Bluebird Estates

    1 Apple Blossom Lane (720 Parker Street), East Longmeadow, MA 01028
    (12)
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    Bluebird Estates provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled in Old Bluebird Acres, our grounds were once a thriving apple orchard and Bluebird Estates' scenic landscaping reflects the picturesque beauty of bygone days. You'll love the quiet serenity of our...

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  • Boulder Ridge

    Boulder Ridge

    400 Commerce Drive, Canton, CT 06019
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    If you're 55 or over with an eye toward quality, in search of a senior living community, you'll find what you want, at the price you want at Boulder Ridge in Canton, Connecticut. Conveniently located on the Canton-Avon line, this age-restricted Metro Prime senior living community is just a short...

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  • Stonebrook Village at Windsor Locks

    Stonebrook Village at Windsor Locks

    550 Old County Rd, Windsor Locks, CT 06096
    (11)
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    Independent Living, Assisted Living and Alzheimer's Care Stonebrook Village at Windsor Locks is a residential senior living campus dedicated to providing independence, social interaction, and leisure activities for seniors looking for exceptional services and top notch supportive living options. ...

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  • The Residence at Brookside

    The Residence at Brookside

    117 Simsbury Road, Avon, CT 06001
    (7)
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    Located minutes from historic downtown Avon, our brand new community is nestled on beautiful farmland, boasting easy proximity to great shopping, houses of worship, and all of the wonderful cultural and recreational attractions in the area. Our dining room offers "Anytime Dining" from 7am-7pm, a...

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  • Kimball Farms

    235 Walker St, Lenox, MA 01240
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    Kimball Farms, a not-for-profit retirement community in Lenox, Massachusetts, in the heart of The Berkshires of Western MA. Kimball Farms is a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) offering a continuum of care with a variety of housing options. Our approach to retirement and health care is as...

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  • Louis F Payn Foundation

    12 Coleman St, Chatham, NY 12037
    (1)
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    Louis F Payn Foundation provides seniors with an independent living community in Chatham, NY. Chatham is a part of Columbia County and it provides its residents with a great place to live. Those who spend time in Chatham as residents or guests appreciate The Mac-Haydn Theatre and the Ooms...

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  • Summit at Eastwyck

    One Eastwyck Circle, Rensselaer, NY 12144
    (2)
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    Summit at Eastwyck is a premier luxury senior housing located in Rensselaer, New York in Rensselaer County. Nearby are Walmart, Target, Applebee's, Panera and Regal Cinema's Eight. Eastwyck is newly constructed and offers residents many floor plans to choose from including one and two bedroom...

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  • Beechwood - at Eddy Memorial

    Beechwood - at Eddy Memorial

    2218 Burdett Ave, Troy, NY 12180
    (6)
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  • Beverwyck

    Beverwyck

    40 Autumn Dr, Slingerlands, NY 12159
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  • Anthology of Simsbury

    Anthology of Simsbury

    142 Cooper Ave, Weatogue, CT 06089
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  • Eddy Hawthorne Ridge

    30 Community Way, East Greenbush, NY 12061
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  • Colonie - Summit Senior Living (Opening Spring 2020)

    45 Forts Ferry Road, Latham, NY 12110
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  • The Elizabeth Home

    5-7 Congress Street, Greenfield, MA 01301
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  • Summit at Mill Hill (Opening Winter 2019)

    2 Mill Hill Court, Guilderland, NY 12159
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  • Keystone Place at Newbury Brook

    1058 Litchfield St, Torrington, CT 06790
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  • The Terraces at Brookmeade

    54 Brookmeade Dr, Rhinebeck, NY 12572
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  • Arbor Ridge at Brookmeade

    11 Mountain Laurel Ln, Rhinebeck, NY 12572
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Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Independent Living

For seniors who desire to live primarily without personal care assistance but wish for the assistance of having daily tasks and responsibilities maintained by professionals, an Independent Living Community might be the perfect option. Frequent needs such as housekeeping and meal planning are accounted for, allowing residents more free time to live their lives as they wish. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to live among peers, surrounded by others of similar ages and interests. Within the individual units, residents have access to a private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a companion if they choose. While policies vary between locations, a number of residences allow cats and dogs as well. If medical or nursing care is desired, residents may always enlist the services of private health care professionals. There are an assortment of benefits and expenditures to keep in mind when deciding on an independent living community. It is important to determine if these services are covered in your service plan: housekeeping, private phone, meals, Waiting list deposit, transportation, cable TV, wellness program, and utilities. The amenities associated with independent living include game/TV room, community activities, fitness center & swimming pool, transportation, concierge services, laundry service, restaurant-style dining hall, and golf course.

Demographics and Values

Pittsfield has a population density of 406 people per square mile. In Pittsfield, 8.4% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Racially, the population of Pittsfield is 4.7% black, 87.4% white, 6.0% Hispanic, 0.4% Native American, 3.5% mixed race, 2.0% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 2.0% Asian. Based on gender, 52.6% are female and 47.4% are male. The median age of Pittsfield is 44 years old. In Pittsfield, 15.1% live in poverty, 17.2% have some form of disability, 6.8% consider themselves widows, and 2.7% do not have health insurance. In terms of education, 28.0% have a college degree, 11.1% have a graduate degree, and 30.2% have a high-school diploma.

Cost of Living

The neighborhood where a senior care community is located can have a significant influence on facility price. The total cost of living is a major factor when determining which care choice meets the needs of your loved one's needs. Monthly, the median rent in Pittsfield is about $1,097 and the median value for a home for Pittsfield is about $173,571. The rent burden for Pittsfield is around 19.4% of the average monthly income.

State Information

An overview of Massachusetts

In terms of personal well-being, Massachusetts ranks 2nd in healthcare and 8th in quality of life compared to other states. The state of Massachusetts has a cost of living index of 133.8 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 113.9 and a housing index rating of 170.3. Based on natural beauty, Massachusetts ranks 26th in the nation. In total, Massachusetts has 78 general hospitals and 129 health centers that provide care for 6,941,273 citizens. Cape Cod Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, and New England Baptist Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.

Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 39, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. Twenty-three percent of Massachusetts residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 4,200 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-9%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In Massachusetts there are 27 masonic lodges. In the most recent presidential election, 33% of Massachusetts residents voted Republican and 60% voted Democrat. In terms of diversity, Massachusetts ranks 16th in the nation and is considered very LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.10 inches. On average, the state receives 4.04 inches of precipitation a month. On average, Massachusetts has an air quality index rating of around 38.9 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 47.5 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for Massachusetts is around 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 71% in the month of December. During the summer, the average temperature in Massachusetts is around 68°F. The average high summer temperature is around 85°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 50°F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 28°F. The average high winter temperature is around 45°F in the month of January. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 7°F during the month of December. 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 tornados.

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 butterfly weed, american beech, eastern hemlock, and american linden. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cutleaf coneflower, the cardinal flower, the woodchucks, or the spotted geranium. The state animal of Massachusetts is the woodchucks.