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Assisted Living in Waltham, MA

Located 25 minutes west of Boston, Massachusetts, Waltham is rich in history and boasts expansive parks, plenty of shopping and locally owned restaurants. Approximately 65,218 people call the city home, with 14% aged 65 and older. Seniors have access to excellent health care, including Massachusetts General West Medical Group and the Murphy Army Hospital.

Seniors who need help with daily living tasks but prefer to live as independently as possible have access to three assisted living communities within the city limits. There are 35 facilities located close by. These communities have an average monthly cost of $6,100. However, the actual cost can vary depending on where the facility is located within the city, the size and the different types of care and amenities that are provided.

3 Assisted Living communities in Waltham, MA | 20 nearby communities

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1. Benchmark Senior Living at Waltham Crossings

126 Smith Street, Waltham, MA, 02451

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 882-3746

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Maristhill Nursing and Rehabilitation Center , Waltham, MA

2. Maristhill Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

66 Newton Street , Waltham, MA, 02453

Assisted Living, Assistive Living, Respite Care-Short Term Stay, Supportive living

Call for Pricing (866) 946-6888

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3. Leland Home

21 Newton St, Waltham, MA, 02453

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 956-0235

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20 matching communities nearby Waltham

1. Maplewood at Weston

99 Norumbega Road, Weston, MA, 02493

Assisted Living

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2. Brookdale Cushing Park

300 West Farm Pond Road, Framingham, MA, 01702

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 946-6888

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3. Windsor Place of Wilmington

92 West Street, Wilmington, MA, 01887

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 956-0235

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4. Benchmark Senior Living at Billerica Crossings

20 Charnstaffe Lane, Billerica, MA, 01821

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 975-4278

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5. Atria Marina Place

Four Seaport Drive, North Quincy, MA, 02171

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 981-1799

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6. Mary Ann Morse at Heritage

747 Water Street, Framingham, MA, 01701

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 983-0331

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7. Chestnut Park at Cleveland Circle

50 Sutherland Road, Brighton, MA, 02135

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 984-3845

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8. New Pond Village

180 Main Street, Walpole, MA, 02081

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 828-9665

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9. Atria Longmeadow Place

42 Mall Road, Burlington, MA, 01803

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 843-7557

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10. Sunrise of Burlington MA

24 Mall Road, Burlington, MA, 01803

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 853-5446

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11. Sunrise of Lynnfield

55 Salem Street, Lynnfield, MA, 01940

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 867-8105

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12. Sunrise of Wayland

285 Commonwealth Road, Wayland, MA, 01778

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 874-4734

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13. Atria Maplewood Place

295 Broadway, Malden, MA, 02148

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 876-4096

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14. The Commons in Lincoln

One Harvest Circle, Lincoln, MA, 01773

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 881-2933

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15. Evans Park at Newton Corner

430 Centre Street, Newton, MA, 02458

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (877) 892-7839

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16. Wingate Residences at Needham

235 Gould Street, Needham, MA, 02494

Assisted Living, Assistive Living, Respite Care-Short Term Stay, Supportive living

Call for Pricing (877) 897-5038

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17. The Residence at Pearl Street

75 Pearl Street, Reading, MA, 01867

Assisted Living, Assistive Living, Respite Care-Short Term Stay, Supportive living

Call for Pricing (877) 949-3278

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18. The Residence at Watertown Square

20 Summer Street, Watertown, MA, 02472

Assisted Living, Assistive Living, Respite Care-Short Term Stay, Supportive living

Call for Pricing (877) 987-3784

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19. The Residence at Melrose Station

158 Essex Street, Melrose, MA, 02176

Assisted Living, Assistive Living, Respite Care-Short Term Stay, Supportive living

Call for Pricing (877) 996-2447

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20. Benchmark Senior Living on Clapboardtree

40 Clapboardtree Street, Norwood, MA, 02062

Assisted Living

Call for Pricing (866) 882-3746

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Nearby Continuing Care

What is Assisted Living?

Hundreds of thousands of American seniors utilize assisted living, a figure that is only growing. For these seniors, assisted living combines residential housing,assistance in daily activities, and some healthcare. These communities also strive to provide an atmosphere that is comfortable and engaging for their residents… Read More >

Paying for Assisted Living in Waltham, MA

The Cost of Assisted Living in Waltham

According to Genworth’s 2020 Cost of Care Survey, the average monthly cost of assisted living in Waltham is $6,100. This is just $15 more than the state average and $1,800 more than the national average. The city average for assisted living is more expensive than in the neighboring states of New York and Vermont, at $4,800 and $5,310, respectively. However, seniors in Connecticut pay $200 more.

$6100

Waltham

$6085

Massachusetts

$4300

The United States

$4800

New York

$5310

Vermont

$6300

Connecticut

In Barnstable, Massachusetts, residents pay more than seniors in Waltham, with a monthly fee of $6,388. Pittsfield and Springfield have similar costs, at $5,789 and $5,750, respectively, while residents in Worcester pay the least at $5,488. Meanwhile, just to the north in Manchester, New Hampshire, assisted living costs much more, at $7,560. 

$6100

Waltham

$6085

Massachusetts

$5789

Pittsfield

$5750

Springfield

$5488

Worcester

$6388

Barnstable

$7560

Manchester, NH

Note: Data for Waltham was unavailable, so data for the nearest city, Boston, was used instead.

Waltham Assisted Living Financial Assistance

Seniors aged 60 and older with limited incomes may receive help paying for services in long-term care through the Home and Community Based Services waiver (HCBS). The waiver covers dressing, grooming, housekeeping, meals, transportation and extracurricular activities. Learn more about this waiver, including the requirements and how to apply, at our Assisted Living in Massachusetts page.

Waltham Assisted Living Resources

 ContactDescription
Waltham Council on Aging(718) 314-3497The council advocates for seniors through legislation, grant proposals and policymaking. It educates the community on the needs of the elderly and coordinates local services. These services include Meals on Wheels, transportation, insurance counseling, the tax relief program and volunteer opportunities.
Springwell(617) 926-4100Springwell is a nonprofit organization that helps seniors live independent, healthy lives. The organization provides information on care advice and planning, caregiver support, nutrition, money management, private care management and elder abuse. The agency also provides shopping assistance, medical escorts and a lending library.
William F. Stanley Senior Center(781) 341-3499Seniors can visit the William F. Stanley Senior Center Monday through Friday for socialization and activities. The services offered at the center include exercise classes, bridge lessons, knitting, card games, dance and board games. The center also provides stroke prevention classes, a walking club, blood pressure monitoring and gentle aerobics.
Executive Office of Elder Affairs(617) 727-7750The Executive Office of Elder Affairs promotes the independence and well-being of seniors throughout the state. The available services include health insurance counseling, prescription drug counseling and nutrition information. The agency also provides educational materials on dementia and links to housing options.
Middlesex County Veterans Services(866) 838-7654The Middlesex County Veterans Services office works with federal, state and local governments to provide benefits and information to people who’ve served in the military. These services include a mental health helpline, health care, education and transition counseling. The Aid and Attendance Benefit helps pay for home and community-based services for veterans in long-term care.

Waltham Assisted Living Laws and Regulations

Assisted living communities in Massachusetts are regulated by the Executive Office of Elder Affairs. The office provides the standards on staffing, personal care, meals and all aspects of health and safety. Learn more about these laws at our Assisted Living in Massachusetts page