Independent Living Resident Services

Enjoy the pleasures of luxury living—and let us take care of the little things.

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As an independent living resident of NewBridge on the Charles, you’ll enjoy a comprehensive array of services designed to provide peace of mind and leave you free to do more of what matters most to you.

  • Monthly dining credits for meals in Centro, Copper Beech Room, Nosh, Treats, and the general store, as well as guest meals, take-out meals, and catering

  • Weekly housekeeping

  • Utilities including heat, air conditioning, electricity, water, basic cable television, high-speed wireless internet, sewer and trash collection, landscaping, lawn maintenance, and snow removal

  • 24-hour security staff

  • Electronic rapid response network for fire, medical, and other emergencies

  • Scheduled transportation

  • Medical appointment transportation within a five-mile radius and to Newton-Wellesley Hospital

  • Campus shuttle service

  • Fitness and aquatic centers (both with rehabilitation capabilities)

  • Concierge services

  • Business center services

  • Reserved parking

  • Cultural, social, fitness, recreation, educational, and spiritual programs

  • Vitalize 360 wellness coaching

  • Clinic wellness services and programs

Available for an Additional Fee

  • Hair salon, barbershop, and spa services

  • Private transportation

  • Additional meals once monthly credit is spent

  • Additional housekeeping

  • Personal fitness training

  • On-site catering

  • Guest house accommodations

  • Home health care*

  • Outpatient rehabilitation*

  • Clinic services*

  • On-site Harvard Medical School-affiliated medical practice*

*These services are often covered in full or in part by third-party reimbursement such as Medicare.

And Much More

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Everything You Need

Independent Living Amenities

Independent living residents of NewBridge on the Charles have access to exclusive amenities including the Centro restaurant, resident-run library, indoor pool, spa, art studio, and putting green.

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Harvard Medical School-Affiliated

On-Site Health Care

Residents of NewBridge on the Charles have priority access to a full continuum of on-site, Harvard Medical School-affiliated health care including primary care, in-home care, post-acute care, long-term chronic care, and hospice care.

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Every Day Offers Something New

Community Life

Living at NewBridge on the Charles means you’ll be able to enjoy your choice of world-class arts and cultural events, high-level lifelong learning opportunities, as well as the friendship of fascinating neighbors.

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