16 Assisted Living Facilities near Hingham, MA

2 Assisted Living Facilities in Hingham, MA

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Caring Star 2016

Allerton House at Harbor Park

Provides: Assisted Living
15 Condito Road, Hingham, MA 02043
"I moved to Allerton House, and it's a lovely place. The facility is beautifully done. I furnished the apartment myself, and it's adequate. The food sometimes is fine and other times not so great...." More

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Linden Ponds

Provides: Assisted Living
300 Linden Ponds Way, Hingham, MA 02043
"I was very impressed with Linden Ponds. It's a CCRC community, so they have independent living for seniors and assisted living. They do all kinds of outings and seemed like a thriving community...." More

14 Assisted Living Facilities near Hingham, MA

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Caring Star 2015

Brookdale Quincy Bay

Provides: Assisted Living
99 Brackett Street, Quincy, MA 02169
"Brookdale Quincy Bay was very nice. The sizes of the rooms were very good. The facilities were excellent. Everybody there seemed very friendly and happy. I didn't see anybody sitting around..." More

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Sunrise of Braintree

Provides: Assisted Living
618 Granite Street, Braintree, MA 02184
"Sunrise of Braintree is a beautiful facility. Some were large and some were small, but compared to the size of the rooms, they were overpriced. The admissions staff was outstanding and the dining..." More

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Caring Star 2013

Atria Marina Place

Provides: Assisted Living
Four Seaport Drive, North Quincy, MA 02171
"My overall impression of Atria Marina Place was positive. It seemed like a vibrant community, and the food seemed to be good, and the staff pleasant. The facilities looked good. They have a gym...." More

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Sunrise of Cohasset

Provides: Assisted Living
125 King Street (Rt 3A), Cohasset, MA 02025
"We're very impressed with Sunrise of Cohasset. It is very home-like. My loved one has been there for a couple of months now. The staff has been very, very helpful. They were very helpful getting..." More

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Allerton House at Central Park

Provides: Assisted Living
43 School House Road, Weymouth, MA 02188
"Allerton House at Central Park is very well-organized and compact. It's comforting because everything is right there at your fingertips. The location is very good and convenient to everything...." More

Standish Village

Provides: Assisted Living
1190 Adams Street, Boston, MA 02124
"My aunt has moved into Standish Village. It's easy for me to get there, so I settled on them. Overall, we are happy with it. It is a beautiful, clean place. The staff is good and seasoned. There..." More

Tiffany II Rest Home

Provides: Assisted Living
56 West Water Street, Rockland, MA 02370
"This facility was erected a few years ago when the property of the original Tiffany nursing home was sold. The operators of the home downsized, and fortunately for the people who they now care for,..." More

Quincy Health and Rehabilitation Center

Provides: Assisted Living
11 Thomas J Mcgrath Hwy, Quincy, MA 02169
"I hae been here copious amount of times to visit my grandfather. He lives with another elderly roommate, who he gets along well with. Kindred have been great to my grandfather, they placed him with..." More

Compass on the Bay Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1380 Columbia Road, Boston, MA 02127
"i am 70 ys old after my wife demise my grandson convinced me to shift to ol age home as i was not able to daily chores, was difficult for me to accept his advice but then i thought it is god for me..." More

Life Care Center of the South Shore

Provides: Assisted Living
309 Driftway, Scituate, MA 02066

Hancock Park Assisted Living Residency

Provides: Assisted Living
164 Parkingway, Quincy, MA 02169
"Overall, the facility is a clean, comfortable, quality place for aging relatives and conveniently located in Quincy, MA. My grandparents lived there for a few years, and grew to like some of the..." More

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Allerton House at Proprietors Green

Provides: Assisted Living
10 Village Green Way, Marshfield, MA 02050
"My loved one was at Proprietors Green (Allerton House). They were not super helpful. It was a nice and clean facility, but they were not very much on the assisted side. They said they're assisted..." More

The Glen at Grove Manor Independent L...

Provides: Assisted Living
180 Grove St, Braintree, MA 02184

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Compass on the Bay

Provides: Assisted Living
1380 Columbia Road, Boston, MA 02127
"ou want the best for your family and when the telltale signs of memory loss are revealed, finding the right answer can be challenging… until your family finds your way to Compass on the Bay...." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Hingham

    Hingham, Massachusetts, is a suburb of Boston located along the Atlantic seaboard. Residents of this community may enjoy spending time in one of the area parks or meeting new friends at the Hingham Senior Center. The population of Hingham is 23,000, 22% of whom are seniors aged 65 and older. This is a demographic that may need to transition into assisted living to care for their needs as they age. 

    To accommodate, this population's assisted living needs, Hingham is home to two facilities, with a further 14 more nearby. Assisted living facilities in Massachusetts and in Hingham are licensed by the Executive Office of Elder Affairs

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Hingham

    • Seniors in Hingham, as in all of Massachusetts, are exempt from state income tax for their Social Security benefits. In addition, those aged 65 and older qualify for a special exemption, and there are others for those 60 and older, as well as a qualifying disability. 
    • The weather in Hingham includes long winters with plenty of snow and lows dropping into the teens. Seniors with health conditions affected by the cold and damp may be uncomfortable here, although the warm summers, with high topping the mid-80s, may bring relief for seniors sensitive to high heat.  
    • Crime rates in the United States are measured on a scale of 1 to 100, with 1 being the safest. Property crime rates are rated at 21.7, compared to the U.S. average of 35.4; while violent crimes are at just 8.6, compared to the nation's average of 22.7. While seniors will enjoy the relative safety of Hingham, they may want to use caution when traveling into Boston.  
    • The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority serves citizens in the greater Boston metro area. Seniors and those with a qualifying disability may be eligible for reduced fares on the MBTA's light rail and bus lines. 
    • Hingham is home to world-class medical facilities, including South Shore Hospital and Nashoba Valley Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Hingham, as a suburb of Boston, is a member of the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities, meaning that its elected leadership “has made the commitment to actively work toward making their town, city or county a great place for people of all ages,” according to AARP.

    Note: Data on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Hingham

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Massachusetts

    $5,995.00 Hingham
    $5,400.00 Braintree
    $4,033.00 Boston
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,550.00 Brockton
    $2,880.00 Quincy

    Assisted Living costs in Hingham start around $5,995 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.

    It’s important to note that assisted living rates in Hingham and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.

    Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Hingham

    Hingham seniors may be eligible for the state's assisted living program, the State Supplement Program. This is income-based and open to all those who qualify. The SSI-G allows beneficiaries to buy room and board in an assisted living community. 

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Massachusetts page.

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    More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living

    While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:

    • Veterans Benefits
    • Life Insurance Policy
    • Long-Term Care Insurance
    • Reverse Mortgage

    For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in Massachusetts page.


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Hingham

    Hingham and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.

    To see a list of free assisted living resources in Hingham, please visit our Assisted Living in Massachusetts page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Hingham

    Hingham-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Massachusetts are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Massachusetts page for more information about these laws.

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    Assisted Living near Hingham, MA

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Hingham

    • Review of Linden Ponds

      My Dad was there for almost 3 years and it was awesome for him most of the time. It is a beautiful place to spend the autumn of your life. I wish he had moved there sooner. I give the facility itse... Read more

      Sheardreams
    • Review of Allerton House at Harbor Park

      I liked Allerton House at Harbor Park very much. It's very bright and has a very warm feeling. My mother did end up going into the memory unit. I can't say enough good things about it. I think it w... Read more

      CB
    • Review of Linden Ponds

      I was very impressed with Linden Ponds. It's a CCRC community, so they have independent living for seniors and assisted living. They do all kinds of outings and seemed like a thriving community. Th... Read more

      kevin372824
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