Assisted Living Resident Services

Programming, personal care, and support that let you focus on what matters most to you.

A resident of assisted living at NewBridge on the Charles receives help with the tasks of daily living in her apartment.

Programming as Sophisticated as Our Residents

At NewBridge on the Charles Assisted Living, we invite you to reset your expectations of aging as you seek out and pursue personal goals. NewBridge on the Charles is committed to each resident’s ongoing enjoyment of lifelong interests, continual learning, and new friendships. We strive to support the individual fulfillment of each resident while also building a strong spirit of community.

Here residents have access to exceptional daily programming, including professional musical performances, visits from authors and artists, and lectures and presentations by historians and scientists. Almost all take place in our intimate “living room” salon which allows easy access and up-close experiences. 

We also offer evidence-based fitness programs, trips to area attractions, transportation to shopping centers, nightly film showings, art workshops, special events, and much more. 

Personal Care and Supportive Services

Included in your monthly fee you'll receive:

  • Individualized service plan
  • Up to one hour of personal care assistance per day, including incontinence care
  • Three meals per day, cooked to order in our MeadowView restaurant
  • Weekly housekeeping and linen service
  • 24-hour professional resident care staff
  • 24-hour on-site security and EMT
  • 12 hours of daily on-site nursing staff
  • Access to on-site primary care and specialty care, including geriatric psychiatry, through our medical practice
  • 10 hours per day of scheduled enrichment programs
  • Medication management (both SAMM & LMA)
  • Wellness/fitness programs
  • Individually controlled heating and air conditioning
  • All utilities
  • Building, grounds, and apartment maintenance
  • Scheduled transportation
Several assisted living residents enjoy lunch in MeadowView, our restaurant offering three meals daily at NewBridge on the Charles.

Everything Within Reach

Assisted Living Amenities

You’ll enjoy amenities just for assisted living residents, as well as the NewBridge-wide amenities that tie our campus together.

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A NewBridge resident waits to see her Harvard Medical School-affiliated geriatrician at our on-site medical practice.

Harvard Medical School-Affiliated

On-Site Medical Practice

NewBridge offers a full-time geriatric medical practice affiliated with Harvard Medical School, exclusively for residents. While residents are free to see doctors or specialists off-campus, most find our medical practice to offer convenient care that is also well-coordinated with their assisted living care team.

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An older man is seen by a Harvard Medical School-affiliated health care provider as part of the on-site health care services offered at NewBridge on the Charles.

A Full Health-Care Continuum

Future Health Care

In addition to our medical practice, residents of NewBridge on the Charles also have priority access to a full continuum of health care services to support future needs, as necessary. These include in-home care, post-acute care, long-term chronic care, and hospice care.

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