14 Assisted Living Facilities near Hopkinton, MA

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Hopkinton, MA

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Caring Star 2015

The Communities at Golden Pond

Provides: Assisted Living
50 W Main Street, Hopkinton, MA 01748
"Everything was very nice at Golden Pond like the rooms and the dining room. There were lots of parking grounds. The outside had woods, and there was a pond next to it. It was a two story building;..." More

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Caring Star 2020

Mary Ann Morse at Heritage

Provides: Assisted Living
747 Water Street, Framingham, MA 01701
"I liked Heritage at Framingham Senior Living a lot. It's a very nice and friendly place. The staff was very nice. I liked the common rooms a lot. The dining area, the living rooms, the outdoor..." More

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Caring Star 2014

Brookdale Cushing Park

Provides: Assisted Living
300 West Farm Pond Road, Framingham, MA 01702
"We are looking to possibly move to Brookdale Cushing Park. The food looks lovely; I had dinner there. I think it is a community atmosphere. The maintenance is on a par, and there are a lot of..." More

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The Branches of Framingham

Provides: Assisted Living
518 Pleasant Street, Framingham, MA 01701
"Staff are very friendly helpful. Lots of activities to bring people together. The food is OUTSTANDING. Almost every imaginable service is provided along with care tailored to the residents. " More

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Whitcomb House

Provides: Assisted Living
245 West Street, Milford, MA 01757
"Whitcomb House is newer and nice, and seemed smaller compared to the other places I've looked at. They have a nice lobby with a really nice receptionist. I had a nice tour. I saw the cafeteria,..." More

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Atria Draper Place

Provides: Assisted Living
25 Hopedale Street, Hopedale, MA 01747
"Atria Draper Place was great. We thought it would be perfect. Beverly, who accommodated me, was awesome, sweet, genuine, very caring, and understanding. We didn't eat while we were there, but they..." More

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Blaire House of Milford Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
One Railroad Street, Milford, MA 01757
"Blaire House of Milford Assisted Living was very nice, clean, the people were friendly, and the rooms were fine. We looked at the double occupancy, and it's 2 different rooms joined by a shared..." More

Whitney Place at Northbridge

Provides: Assisted Living
85 Beaumont Drive, Box 940, Northbridge, MA 01534
"My mother is doing really good at Belmont (Whitney Place). They do excellent too, and it’s very clean as well. The staff is very courteous and helpful. They’re helping my mom get back on her feet..." More

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The Residence at Valley Farm

Provides: Assisted Living
369 Pond Street, Ashland, MA 01721
"I have gone to the Residence at Valley Farm, and it was very nice. It is a little more expensive from my point of view. The food was good. It seemed like everybody was doing very well. Once, I saw..." More

Whitney Place at Westborough

Provides: Assisted Living
Five Lyman Street, Westborough, MA 01581
"From my point of view, Whitney Place was much more expensive. But it really was very nice, the food was superb, and the tour that we had was excellent. They did a tour on that day, but beforehand..." More

Christopher Heights of Marlborough

Provides: Assisted Living
99 Pleasant Street, Marlborough, MA 01752
"I stayed at Christopher Heights for two weeks. The staff was excellent. The food was excellent, and the atmosphere was excellent. " More

Whitney Place at Northborough

Provides: Assisted Living
238 West Main Street, Northborough, MA 01532
"Whitney Place at Northborough had a nice courtyard and 14 rooms to a floor. It was very intimate. They served homemade food every day. However, the price was too high, and they would not work with..." More

Marlborough Hills Healthcare Center

Provides: Assisted Living
121 Northboro Road East, Marlborough, MA 01752
"do not go to this place. The long term care unit is horrible. It is a warehouse for elders. Your loved one will be confined to a chair every waking moment until they are put into bed. The hall is..." More

Carmel Terrace Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
933 Central Street, Framingham, MA 01701

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Hopkinton

    Hopkinton, Massachusetts, is best known as the starting point for the Boston Marathon. Located just 30 miles east of Boston, this small town in Middlesex County is a welcoming community. Around 13.3 percent of Hopkinton's population of 15,000 are seniors over 62. For those seeking assistance with daily living tasks, Middlesex County is home to 45 assisted living facilities. Assisted living facilities in Hopkinton, and all of Massachusetts, are regulated through the Executive Office of Elder Affairs

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Hopkinton

    • Hopkinton weather is marked by four distinct seasons, warm and humid in the summer and snowy in the winter. July high temperatures average 82 degrees, while January lows dip down to an average of 16. Seniors who are sensitive to high heat may be more comfortable here, but those who have trouble with snow and ice may not. 
    • The cost of living in Hopkinton is 170.7 compared to a U.S. average of 100. Housing costs are the biggest factor in the difference — at 309 compared to the U.S. average of 100 — and this may affect assisted living costs. Grocery and health care costs fall more in line with the rest of the country, at 105.7 and 83 compared to the base of 100. 
    • Crime rates in the U.S. are measured on a scale of 1 to 100, with 1 being the safest. Violent crime rates in Hopkinton are 19.6, compared to the U.S. average of 31.1. Property crimes are also much lower at 18.3, compared to the national average of 38.1. Seniors will enjoy living in a safe community.
    • Massachusetts does not tax Social Security income, which may help Hopkinton residents better afford assisted living. In addition, those over 65 may claim a state tax exemption, and there are several other exemptions for seniors and those with a qualifying disability. 
    • Hopkinton is home to world-class medical facilities, including Milford Regional Medical Center in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Hopkinton has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Hopkinton Senior Center, an organization that offers socialization opportunities and helpful assistance for seniors, including access to health screens, exercise classes, sewing equipment and opportunities for enrichment. 


    Paying for Assisted Living in Hopkinton

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Massachusetts

    $9,385.00 Wellesley
    $5,957.00 Wayland
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,973.00 Framingham
    $3,597.00 Franklin
    $3,116.00 Milford
    $2,300.00 Marlborough

    Assisted Living costs in Hopkinton start around $0 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 Hopkinton 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 Hopkinton

    The State of Massachusetts supplements the federal SSI benefits for seniors going into assisted living. The State Supplement Program (SSP) offers assisted living supplemental payments depending on the individual's living arrangements. The benefit, SSI-G, allows seniors to “buy” room and board in assisted living. The program is income-based and is open to all those who qualify. 

    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 Hopkinton

    Hopkinton 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 Hopkinton, please visit our Assisted Living in Massachusetts page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Hopkinton

    Hopkinton-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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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Hopkinton

    • Review of The Communities at Golden Pond

      Food is consistently cold and for the most part lousy. Aides were good and work hard but..... upper management basically does not engage with the residents unless it's over a complaint or issue.... Read more

      Grace M.
    • Review of The Communities at Golden Pond

      The Communities at Golden Pond is a nice place and has all the levels of care. It seems that in every wing they have laundry, so you can either do it yourself or they will do it. I felt comfortable... Read more

      PM
    • Review of The Communities at Golden Pond

      This facility is huge, and it is currently under construction adding even more space. There is also a mix of newer and older spaces. Much of this building is older and in serious need of being up... Read more

      Evo
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