The Residence at Riverbend

Offers Assisted Living, Independent Living, and Memory Care

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149 County Road, Ipswich, MA 01938
Call (800) 385-2527
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Questions about The Residence at Riverbend

Describe the overall population of assisted living residents at The Residence at Riverbend. What is their average age? What are their favorite things to do?

Our Resident's average age is 85 in Independent Living, 87 in Assisted Living and 88 in Reflections Memory Care. Our Resident's favorite engagement activities would be morning exercise and daily Social Hour at the Bistro!

What programs or activities does The Residence at Riverbend offer to enrich residents' well-being?

We have a very extensive Engagement Calendar that focuses on our 4 Pillars - Cognitive, Emotional, Social and Physical.

What places are near The Residence at Riverbend or within walking distance for assisted living residents to enjoy?

Riverbend is situated in a beautiful location. The community abuts Conservation Land and the Ipswich River with amazing walking paths, kayaking, and bird watching!

What transportation services does The Residence at Riverbend offer to assisted living residents?

We have a shuttle bus that transports residents.

What makes the chef or dining program at The Residence at Riverbend exceptional? What kind of menu can assisted living residents expect?

The dining experience at Riverbend is exceptional. We offer "Anytime Dining" where the Residents can dine anytime between 7 AM and 7 PM. The food is fresh and made to order with high end local vendors. Our dining room features waitstaff that complete the Restaurant Style dining. The Menu is extensive including everything from Soups and Salads to Wraps and Sandwiches, to Meals like Shrimp Scampi and Filet Mignon. In addition, our Residents can order anything anytime - feeling like an Omelet for dinner? We can do that!

What safety features or security measures does The Residence at Riverbend offer to assisted living residents?

Our residents have an emergency pendant that they can wear as a necklace or bracelet. There are also emergency pull strings in the apartments that call our Associates. In addition, the main door is locked at 8 PM and the Associates have to let in any visitors.

How does The Residence at Riverbend keep residents' families informed about their loved ones?

We have several systems of communication including a platform called Connected Living that sends emails to Residents and Families as well as a Texting system called VoiceFriend.

What is the care staff-to-resident ratio at The Residence at Riverbend during daytime and nighttime hours?

The Ratio of Associates to Residents is based on the acuity of the Care Plans.

If The Residence at Riverbend accepts dogs or cats, what indoor/outdoor areas can they enjoy?

We are pet friendly and have walking paths to the Ipswich Watershed and a great backyard!

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Services and Amenities of The Residence at Riverbend

Room and housing options

  • 1-bedroom apartments
  • 2-bedroom apartments
  • Companion Suites: Yes
  • Studio Apartments


  • Resident Capacity: 83
  • Respite Care
  • Minimum Age: 55
  • Pets: Small Pets Allowed Only


  • Assisted Living Starting At: $6770/month
  • Independent Living Starting At: $6815/month
  • Memory Care Starting At: $7500/month
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    About The Residence at Riverbend

    Imagine having more time to do the things that make you happy: catching up on the best-seller list, getting out to the theater with friends, learning a new language or just relaxing with the people you enjoy. Imagine life without the worries and stresses of maintaining a home. Imagine you being you again. This is the life that awaits you at The Residence at Riverbend.

    Our stunning Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care community, located in beautiful Ipswich, puts a premium on service and hospitality while providing a wealth of amenities to make life easy and enjoyable.

    Serving Ipswich, Wenham, Hamilton, Essex, Topsfield, Rowley, Georgetown, the North Shore and other fine communities.

    What Makes Us Special

    Our community may be beautiful and well-maintained, but what truly sets us apart is a dedication to hospitality and service. Our community is your home, and you deserve to feel comfortable and attended to in a courteous, professional manner. To that end, we hire and train hospitality specialists who not only provide a great lifestyle, expert care and family atmosphere, but do so with an unfailing attention to service.

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