Located five miles north of downtown Boston along the Atlantic coast, the city of Revere, Massachusetts features three miles of sandy beaches and quick access to the many amenities of Boston. Long viewed as the intellectual and historical capital of the United States, Boston boasts world-class hospitals, historic and cultural landmarks, and an endless roster of activities to suit all walks of life.
Two of Boston's hospitals, Massachusetts General and Brigham and Women's, are rated among the best in the nation by U.S. News and World Report's 2019 hospital rankings in specialties including diabetic care, cancer treatment and cardiology.
There is a constant stream of events and activities going on in the area, from cross-cultural festivals to culinary tours to baseball games at historic Fenway Park; it's enough to entertain even the most active seniors all year long.
Revere's cost of living is higher than the U.S. average, but its proximity to impeccable health care services and abundant cultural activities keep it on many a retiree's radar. The average cost of assisted living in Revere is $6,442 per month, which is higher than both the state average of $5,640 and the national average of $4,051.
Note: Information for Revere was not available, so data from the nearest city, Boston, was used.
Check out our list of the top 10 assisted living facilities in Revere.
420 Reservoir Avenue
Revere, MA 02151
Conveniently located near beaches, cultural attractions and dining opportunities, Prospect House is a lovely place for seniors to spend their retirement. It offers a variety of apartment styles with built-in safety features including emergency call systems, step-in or roll-in showers, handrails and proper lighting. Amenities include a beauty and barber salon, daily newspaper delivery, housekeeping services and scheduled transportation to medical appointments. The facility offers a full schedule of stimulating activities for residents to enjoy such as exercise classes, guest speakers, community outings and movie nights.
Malden, MA 02148
We included Atria Maplewood Place on our list because of its innovative Life Guidance Memory Care Program, which provides residents with the social, physical and mental stimulation they need to continue to live an engaging and joyful life. This vibrant community features a wellness center that offers checkups and regular health monitoring, on-call nurses 24 hours per day and escort and transfer assistance when needed. A beauty salon, concierge, library and sundries shop are on-site for residents' convenience and comfort.
50 Sutherland Road
Brighton, MA 02135
Chestnut Park at Cleveland Circle is a great choice for seniors who desire independence but need just a little help throughout the day. The staff offers assistance with daily activities including bathing and dressing, medication reminders and physical therapy. Three chef-prepared meals are served daily, and the kitchen staff can accommodate special diets including diabetic, low-fat and low-salt. A regular schedule of activities such as exercise classes, worship services and volunteer projects keeps residents active and engaged in the community.
63 Parker Hill Avenue
Boston, MA 02120
The robust, active community of Landmark at Longwood sits atop a scenic hill boasting beautiful views of downtown Boston and close to numerous medical, cultural and historical amenities. The facility offers memory care and assisted living accommodations in carefully restored historic buildings that have been renovated with comfort and relaxation in mind. Studio and one-bedroom apartments include private bathrooms, individual temperature controls, walk-in showers and kitchenettes. Residents can take advantage of concierge services, activity rooms, a full-service salon and a dining room with a solarium.
180 Corey Road
Brighton, MA 02135
At Providence House Assisted Living, seniors can spend their golden years enjoying a rich and stimulating life in spacious, comfortable apartments set amidst charming, landscaped grounds. Round-the-clock staff is available to assist residents with medication reminders, transportation to medical appointments and personal care such as bathing and dressing. There is a hair salon, fitness center, library and community kitchen on-site. Activities include fitness classes, movie nights, shopping excursions and educational opportunities.
1205-1215 Centre Street
West Roxbury, MA 02132
The Sophia Snow House Supportive Living Community is located in the heart of Boston and offers a type of care described as "just a little more than assisted living." The facility is licensed by the Department of Public Health and offers medication administration and coordination in addition to typical assisted living services such as housekeeping, transportation and personal care. Nursing staff is on-site and 24-hour care is provided. The campus is located next to a wooded conservation area with walking paths for active seniors to enjoy.
352 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Boston's premier assisted living community, Susan Bailis Assisted Living, combines exceptional personalized services and 24-hour staffing to create a warm, appealing atmosphere where seniors can spend their retirement in luxury and comfort. It offers a variety of feature-filled floor plans with beautiful views, and a heated indoor garage so loved ones can visit even in the dead of winter. Seniors can take advantage of fitness classes, cultural events, creative arts programs and motor coach excursions. The facility's comprehensive wellness services are tailored to each resident's needs.
201 Captains Row
Chelsea, MA 02150
The Estates on Admiral's Hill offer assisted living and memory care in a historic setting overlooking the city of Boston. The facility's charming apartments feature bay windows with lovely views, individual temperature controls, kitchenettes and a range of safety features including handrails, call buttons, fire alarms and courtesy check-ins. Residents' days are filled with activities that promote physical and emotional well-being, including pet therapy, yoga classes, holiday parties and day trips to Boston, Cape Cod and Maine.
46 Lincoln Street
Winthrop, MA 02152
The Arbors is set in the beautiful seaside community of Winthrop located at the entrance to Boston Harbor and less than five miles from Revere. This facility provides handsome apartments that include wall-to-wall carpeting, walk-in showers, custom blinds and an emergency response system. Freshly prepared, dietitian-approved meals, with diabetic and low-sodium options, are served in the elegant dining rooms. Residents can take advantage of activities such as bowling, movie nights, shopping excursions, walking clubs and spa days. Staff can assist with a range of personal care needs including dressing, bathing and medication reminders.
341 Forest Street
Malden, MA 02148
Located 10 minutes from Revere in the vibrant community of Malden, Forestdale Park is run by the nonprofit service organization Volunteers of America and offers assisted living and memory care in a supportive setting. Its innovative, research-based EnrichedLIFE Program emphasizes lifelong learning to help seniors stay sharp, social and independent. The facility provides an array of activities including art and music classes, fitness programs, volunteering opportunities and technology instruction. Assistance with the tasks of daily living such as bathing, dressing and medication management is tailored to each resident's personal needs and preferences.