32 Assisted Living Facilities near Norwood, MA

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Norwood, MA

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Benchmark Senior Living on Clapboardtree

Provides: Assisted Living
40 Clapboardtree Street, Norwood, MA 02062
"Benchmark Senior Living on Clapboardtree was my number two of the places I went to, and I liked that as well. It was a new facility, but I thought the layout of where the activities were and where..." More

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Sunrise of Norwood

Provides: Assisted Living
86 Saunders Road, Norwood, MA 02062
"My visit at Sunrise of Norwood was very positive. We saw several of the rooms, dining rooms, and various rooms that residents could visit. They have a library, a recreational area, and a place..." More
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Caring Star 2013

Chestnut Park at Cleveland Circle

Provides: Assisted Living
50 Sutherland Road, Brighton, MA 02135
"I went to Chestnut Park at Cleveland Circle. It was very high end, it had that high-end feeling definitely, it was definitely for people with money. The rooms were small. It was stellar in upkeep...." More

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New Pond Village

Provides: Assisted Living
180 Main Street, Walpole, MA 02081
"I had an in-person tour at New Pond Village. The representative was excellent and she was very informative. It was a very welcoming and very clean community, which is very important to me for my..." More

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Atria Marina Place

Provides: Assisted Living
Four Seaport Drive, North Quincy, MA 02171
"The physical setting, the public spaces, and the individual apartments distinguish Atria Marina and all make for an extremely inviting place in which to live. I have a roomy one bedroom which..." More

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Boylston Place - Chestnut Hill

Provides: Assisted Living
615 Heath St, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
"I went to Wingate Residences at Boylston Place. It's opulent. The rooms are average. They said that they want people to be out of their rooms like 70 percent of their time and socializing more...." 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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Wingate Residences at Needham

Provides: Assisted Living
235 Gould Street, Needham, MA 02494
"My parents will be moving to The Residences at Wingate. It's a relatively new place at only three years old. It has a very nice, clean feeling, a lot of lights, very open, and on the smaller side...." More

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Orchard Cove

Provides: Assisted Living
1 Del Pond Drive, Canton, MA 02021
"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..." More

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Landmark at Longwood

Provides: Assisted Living
63 Parker Hill Avenue, Boston, MA 02120
"The marketing manager at Landmark at Longwood was very detailed. She explained everything to me, including prices. She answered my questions and toured me around. I like everything except the size..." More

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Providence House Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
180 Corey Rd, Brighton, MA 02135
"My good friend lived in the Assisted Living facility at Providence House for about two years before needing memory care. Providence House was a wonderful, caring community. The nurses, aides,..." More

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The Falls at Cordingly Dam

Provides: Assisted Living
2300 Washington Street, Newton Lower Falls, MA ...
"We went to The Falls at Cordingly Dam. We looked at both assisted living and memory care. It was beautiful, it felt like home, and it was a very warm place. All the nursing staff reached out and..." More

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Sophia Snow Place

Provides: Assisted Living
1205-1215 Centre St, West Roxbury, MA 02132
"Sophia Snow Place is all inclusive, so Mom has assistance with anything she needs. She has meal choices, 3 times a day plus the pastry cart in the morning, help with showering and meds, does yoga..." More

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Traditions of Dedham

Provides: Assisted Living
735 Washington Street, Dedham, MA 02026
"My entire family loved Traditions of Dedham, the Management and staff are amazing. The Executive Director always has her door open for all. The staff is treated well, so they treat the residents..." More

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Waterstone at Wellesley

Provides: Assisted Living
27 Washington Street, Wellesley, MA 02481
"Epoch is a very clean and nice facility. It's expensive, but I know it's a first class facility although I don't really know well enough to have a detailed opinion of the place. " More

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Pond Home

Provides: Assisted Living
289 East Street, Wrentham, MA 02093
"When my loved on first came to Pond Home, they started in the main house. Then we got familiar with Becky when we moved them over to the assisted living facilities. Eventually, we moved them to the..." More

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The Linden at Dedham

Provides: Assisted Living
391 Common St, Dedham, MA 02026
"I like the appearance of The Linden at Dedham. It was very colonial in appearance and modern. The location was pleasant. It was too far from amenities, but it is attractive. The staff was very..." 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

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Guardian Center

Provides: Assisted Living
888 N Main St, Brockton, MA 02301
"Offering skilled nursing, medical and rehabilitative care for patients and residents. Whether for a short stay or for an extended period, our Clinical Care Teams are focused on implementing..." More

Newbridge on The Charles

Provides: Assisted Living
7000 Great Meadow Road , Dedham, MA 02026
"NewBridge on the Charles was very nice. I toured several others; this was the nicest one I've seen, and I liked it the best. Everything about it was nice. The rooms were well organized and in good..." More

Arbors at Stoughton

Provides: Assisted Living
2121 Central Street, Stoughton, MA 02072
"My mother is in an assisted living facility at Arbors at Stoughton. The staff is very nice and very patient with her -- and my mother's hard to get along with. The facility is very attractive and..." More

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Brightview Canton

Provides: Assisted Living
125 Turnpike St., Canton, MA 02021
" Conveniently located in Canton, Massachusetts, Brightview Canton features Independent Living apartments on a monthly rental basis with no large entrance fee. The all-inclusive monthly fee..." More

Fenno House

Provides: Assisted Living
540 Hancock Street, Quincy, MA 02170
"There is nothing fancy about Fenno House. But the care that is giving to their residents is outstanding. CNA and nursing are very attentive and caring. Remodel being done at the present time,..." More

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Fox Hill Village

Provides: Assisted Living
10 Longwood Dr, Westwood, MA 02090
"ln total we had a long term relationship with Fox Hill. My mom was in a waiting list for a year. She lived there for 9 years. From the beginning, they were very particular about details and asking..." More

Whitney Place at Natick

Provides: Assisted Living
3 Vision Drive, Route 9W, Natick, MA 01760
"I am blown away by the level of care and deliberative memory care activities at Whitney Place assisted living memory care. They have THREE dedicated recreational activities staff with activities..." More

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Wingate Healthcare

Provides: Assisted Living
63 Kendrick Street, Needham, MA 02494
"Wingate is a lovely place. It's brand new and the people there are very easy to work with, very friendly and very helpful. They're going to do a very good job. I'm a nurse and I know some of the..." More

Golda Meir House

Provides: Assisted Living
160 Stanton Avenue, Newton, MA 02466
"The Golda Meir House was an excellent assisted living facility for my grandmother. Although she moved away from her close friends, several states away, in order to live near her children and..." More

Hancock Park Assisted Living Residency

Provides: Assisted Living
164 Parkingway, Quincy, MA 02169
"The Assisted and Nursing Home are the best and have no problems with staff. Place very clean and have many things to do in the assisted living part. You get to no the staffs names very quickly. The..." 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

Braemoor Rehabilitation and Nursing C...

Provides: Assisted Living
34 N Pearl St, Brockton, MA 02301

Foley Senior Residences (Assisted Liv...

Provides: Assisted Living
249 River St., Mattapan, MA 02126

The Glen at Grove Manor Independent L...

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

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Norwood

    Norwood, Massachusetts, is an old New England town that was once used as hunting grounds by native American tribes. Settled in 1678, the town is home to many historic sites such as the Day House. In addition to it’s rich history, Norwood offers senior residents 64 assisted living facilities (ALFs) to choose from. Two are located in town and another 62 sit closeby. These ALFs offer a supervised residential setting for seniors that may provide services such as organized social activities, prepared meals and medication management. The Massachusetts Office of Elder Affairs manages the policies and regulations of ALFs throughout the state.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Norwood

    • The Norwood area is home to world-class medical facilities, including, Norwood Hospital in the event of medical emergencies or illness. 

    • The winters in Norwood get chilly, with an average low temperature of 17 degrees in January and 54 inches of snowfall. Seniors who are willing to brave the cold months are rewarded with warm summers that have an average high temperature of 83 degrees and 201 sunny days for outdoor activities, compared to the national average of 205 sunny days.

    • Seniors may feel relatively safe living in Norwood because the crime rates are close to U.S. averages. Violent crime is rated at 37.5 out of 100 (1 being the safest), which is a little higher than the national average of 31.1, and property crime is rated at 29.3, which is a little lower than the national average of 38.1.

    • Seniors with a severe respiratory illness might have a harder time living in Norwood than in other less polluted areas. While their Particle Pollution 24-hour score was A, the American Lung Association gave them a poor ozone grade of D.

    • The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority’s public bus system allows seniors to travel into town for shopping or doctor’s appointments easily. Most buses are accessible to those with mobility devices and offer discounted fare for individuals over 65. 

    • Seniors can enjoy strolling the green or playing a round of golf at one of several golf courses in the area. The Norwood Country Club & Driving Range offers opportunities to play golf, dine and enjoy seasonal functions. 


    Paying for Assisted Living in Norwood

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Massachusetts

    $9,385.00 Wellesley
    $6,650.00 Dedham
    $6,375.00 Needham
    $6,107.00 Newton
    $6,084.00 Walpole
    $5,902.00 Norwood
    $5,693.00 Braintree
    $4,000.00 US

    Assisted Living costs in Norwood start around $5,902 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 Norwood 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 Norwood

    Low-income seniors living in Norwood may be eligible for aid with assisted living costs through the state’s Medicaid plans, the Group Adult Foster Care (GAFC) and the Supplemental Security Income (SSI-G). Seniors also may qualify for the non-Medicaid Supportive Senior Housing Initiative Program for financial aid.  

    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 Norwood

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Norwood

    Norwood-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 Norwood, MA

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Norwood

    • Review of Sunrise of Norwood

      Sunrise of Norwood was very nice. It's a fairly new facility and it looks like it's maintained well. I was there near lunchtime and there were residents there that were walking towards the cafeteri... Read more

      Mary
    • Review of Sunrise of Norwood

      We chose Sunrise of Norwood. They've been very nice, The people that I've met have been great. My father's room is fine, there's enough space, he's in a 1-bedroom, and he's been there a month. The ... Read more

      L.G.
    • Review of Benchmark Senior Living on Clapboardtree

      Benchmark Senior Living on Clapboardtree was my number two of the places I went to, and I liked that as well. It was a new facility, but I thought the layout of where the activities were and where ... Read more

      D.L.
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