How a Massachusetts Retirement Community Recycles Responsibly

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George Zahka is a resident at North Hill, a retirement community in Needham, Massachusetts. He and his grandson, also George Zahka, partnered with North Hill’s Executive ...

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Massachusetts Retirement Community Wins National Awards

The National Association of Home Builders chose North Hill, an innovative retirement community in the Boston, Massachusetts region, for several awards in their Best of 50+ Housing competition. The awards were issued at a ceremony recently held in Las Vegas during ...

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From the Retirement Community to the Art Museum

Residents at a retirement community in Massachusetts visited an art museum this week.

Lifelong learning programs like North Hill’s True North Courses & Events are becoming more popular at independent and assisted living communities across the country; there are ...

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Spotlight on Senior Living in New England

The Red Sox, Mystic Seaport, fresh lobster, Mt. Washington, maple syrup, Providence…if you’re a native New Englander or just love the area’s rich history, food, and culture, consider these senior living communities in the country’s Upper Northeast corner.

Destination: Connecticut
Providing assisted living, short-term/respite care, and Alzheimer’s support, Carriage Green at Milford is a lovely little senior community tucked into a quiet residential neighborhood ...

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2011 Long-Term Care (LTC) Cost Study Indicates Expected Increase

The results are in from the 2011 cost of care study, compliments of Boston’s John Hancock Financial.

Though long-term care (LTC) costs continue to rise, other goods and services (like food and gasoline) have surpassed LTC in terms of inflation rates.

LifePlans Inc., a company based in Waltham, Massachusetts, surveyed over 11,000 providers nationwide (nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and home health agencies) and found that the 2011 average cost per month ...

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