Boston, MA 02124
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Standish Village At Lower Mills Dementia Care
Standish Village At Lower Mills is a memory care provider in Boston, MA. The staff at Standish Village At Lower Mills provide supervision and are able to remind residents to attend to activities of daily living such as grooming and toileting. Staff are on service 24 hours a day. There are activities appropriate for seniors with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia that help keep residents active and engaged. Standish Village At Lower Mills may allow residents to keep a dog or cat. A nurse is on staff at Standish Village At Lower Mills.
Features at a glance
The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 years old.
StaffingNurses on Staff24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseVisiting PodiatristVisiting DentistVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 617298% Medium Care 617298% Heavy Care 0%
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
This community offers diabetes care and can offer insulin injections, including sliding scale therapy.
Memory Care Offered
This community's memory care section can accept residents with major behavior issues.
Incontinent residents must be able to manage incontinence themselves. This staff at this community can remind incontinent residents to use the restroom. This community can care for residents with bowel incontinence.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community can provide a 1 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair. This community can provide a 2 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair. This community is equipped to use mechanical lifts transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Activities ProvidedThe pursuit of knowledge and enrichment is at the core of our EnrichedLIFE program. Our research-based lifelong learning, arts, fitness and nutrition programs help seniors stay sharp, social and independent. Programming includes: Exploring the Arts: Music, drama, poetry, concerts, chorus, museum visits, painting, quilting, ceramics, "brain healthy" cooking classes and more Staying Fit We offer the Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program which promotes joint health and whole body wellness. You also have opportunities for additional strength training, as well as dance, yoga, tai chi, chair aerobics and a Walking Club. Learn more about our exercise programs. Getting Connected to Technology: We offer group computer instruction and one-on-one assistance with email, facebook, internet searches and Skype! Volunteering Residents in our communities stay engaged in volunteer and charitable activities Nourishing Your Spiritual Life We coordinate with local places of worship to offer on-site religious services, clergy visits, bible study, discussion groups and meditation. Gardening During the nice weather we plant and tend outdoor beds and all year long we have flower arranging classes. We?ve Got Wheels! Our community van gets you where you want to go: ?
Average Room Pricing at Standish Village At Lower Mills
Room Type Memory CareDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Estimated Fees at Standish Village At Lower Mills
Fee Type Memory Care Respite Fee Averages $5,400 - $6,600 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $4,100 - $5,000 One-timeDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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May not be right for himreviewed on: 10/22/2013 by Family Member
I think this may not be the best place for him, it comes down to cost and there aren't a lot of other different options for him. It's near transportation, Lower Mills I think is a fine area, I... Read the full review.
A Safe Harborreviewed on: 05/27/2017 by Larry Feeney
Client is very happy. Place is well run and all appear very concerned about residents. I have confidence it was a good decision.
Nice, but frequent change in managementreviewed on: 12/24/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
Nice, but frequent change in management
We have had some kind caregivers for our family member over the last few years. The current director [Removed] is very difficult to work with. We have found her to be rigid and at times... Read the full review.
It Was Lovelyreviewed on: 07/19/2016 by Anonymous
I was able to meet with management who gave me a good tour. I was able to see how lovely it looks. It was clean and I did not see anything to complain about. I only noticed that this community is... Read the full review.