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Dining & Nutrition

Dining Experiences

Our living experiences come complete with different dining options and features.

  • Independent Living

    Delicious meals and snacks with spaces to connect with friends and family

    • Two chef-prepared meals per day served in our dining room or outdoors

    • Bistros and pubs for social hour or a snack

    • Special diets, including diabetic and low salt

    • Apartments with either full kitchens or kitchenettes for dining in

    • Private kitchens and dining rooms for entertaining with optional catering

    • Common kitchens to share knowledge of cooking and food

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  • Assisted Living

    Leave all the cooking to us with the space to entertain friends and family

    • Three chef-prepared meals per day served in our dining room or outdoors

    • Bistros and pubs for social hour or a snack

    • Special diets, including diabetic and low salt

    • Apartments with kitchenettes

    • Private kitchens and dining rooms for entertaining with optional catering

    • Common kitchens to expand knowledge of cooking and food

    salmon over a bed of salad on a plate
  • Memory Care

    Additional dining support to address unique nutritional needs

    • Three chef-prepared meals per day served in our dining room

    • Menus offering several dietician reviewed dishes all attractively plated

    • Texture modified meals, special diets and feeding assistance

    • Safe and adaptive tableware and glassware;

    • Meals are prepared for and served in a way to stimulate appetite

    • Private kitchens and dining rooms for entertaining with optional catering

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  • Skilled Nursing

    Meals designed to address individual health concerns

    • Three chef-prepared meals per day served in our dining room or in-room

    • Menus created by our in-house dieticians

    • Texture modified meals, special diets and feeding assistance

    • Safe and adaptive tableware and glassware

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beautiful shrimp salad with cheese on white plate

Seasonal Dishes All-Day

Experience delicious, seasonal dishes artfully prepared and served all day

Our menus offer resident favorites as well as tantalizing specials, such as Osso Bucco or lobster, with many showcasing ingredients from our resident-tended herb and vegetable gardens. Cooking demonstrations and classes, social hour, guest chefs and other programs further extend the dining experience.

Award-Winning Chefs

Our chefs frequently win awards for their creations and it’s no surprise.

We are recognized regularly for having the most creative, delicious dishes and outstanding dining programs—frequently winning assisted living association chef challenges, excellence awards for dining services and judges best taste awards.

caucasian male chef holding plate of food
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Setting the Standard

Let us help you find a new home for yourself or a loved one.

For over 24 years, we’ve come to set the standard by which all others are measured. Our independent living, assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing communities in seven states across the Northeast offer unmatched amenities and services.

Enjoy a meal at one of our communities and experience it for yourself.