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PRESS RELEASES

Benchmark Senior Living Expands Its Memory Care Capacity By Acquiring The Arbors of Bedford in New Hampshire (October 12, 2017) – Benchmark Senior Living, a leading provider of senior housing in the Northeast, is pleased to announce the addition of The Arbors of Bedford in Bedford, N.H., to its growing portfolio of communities. With this acquisition, Benchmark now operates nine standalone memory care communities in four states. More…

Proposed Assisted Living Facility In Woodbury Moving Forward Woodbury, NY (October 3, 2017) The Nassau County Industrial Development Agency recently approved an economic development compact for a proposed assisted living facility in Woodbury. The $38 million project is expected to produce $141.6 million in economic benefits to the county and $5.7 million in new tax revenues. More...

Phase 1 Construction Complete on Benchmark’s ‘Sturges Ridge’ Senior Living Community (October 3, 2017) Benchmark Senior Living is pleased to announce the completion of Phase I of construction for Sturges Ridge of Fairfield, a three-level, 85,000 square foot, state-of-the art assisted living and memory care community located in Fairfield, Conn., on property between The Carolton Chronic and Convalescent Hospital and Fairfield Ludlowe High School. More...

Benchmark ‘commits’ 1,205th act of kindness with donation to Waltham Council on Aging (August 23, 2017) In June, Chairman and CEO Tom Grape challenged his Benchmark Senior Living employees to commit 1,000 “Radiant Acts of Kindness” in the neighborhoods and towns where the company’s 54 senior living communities are located. For every radiant act he would donate $1 to the Waltham Council on Aging. On Tuesday, Aug. 22, Grape honored his pledge by handing a check for $1,204 to Marybeth Duffy, director of the Waltham Council on Aging after Benchmark employees surpassed their goal by 204 acts of kindness. More…

Senior Living Leader Susan Cwieka Appointed Campus Executive Director at Walpole’s New Pond Village (August 16, 2017) Benchmark Senior Living has appointed Westwood, Mass., resident Susan Cwieka to the newly created role of Campus Executive Director at New Pond Village in Walpole, Mass. In addition to working in home care, Cwieka has served as an administrator of nursing homes and as a highly recognized senior living executive for over 30 years, including 10 previous years with Benchmark. “Caring for seniors is truly my passion,” she says. More...

Healthiest Employers: Extra-large companies go beyond garden-variety wellness programs (August 8, 2017) Benchmark Senior Living was named one of the Healthiest Employers in the extra-large category (1,500 employees and up). We were chosen because of the rich array of wellness programs we offer and because we go out of our way to make sure that everyone, not just those at corporate headquarters, are linked into programs. More...

Academy Point at Mystic featured in Aspire magazine (June 2017) Having worked in elder care throughout her life, Pam Fain knew exactly what she was looking for when she needed to move her mother, Leola O’Brien, into assisted living after visiting Academy Point at Mystic, she was confident that it was the right choice. More...

Benchmark Senior Living in Partnership with Farallon Acquires New Pond Village in Walpole, Mass. (May 11, 2017) Benchmark Senior Living is pleased to announce the addition of New Pond Village in Walpole, Mass., to its growing portfolio of senior living communities. Acquired in partnership with Farallon Capital Management, L.L.C., from BH Brightview New Pond Village, L.L.C., the community becomes the fourth continuing care retirement community and the 54th location for Benchmark, the largest provider of senior housing in the Northeast. More...

Benchmark Senior Living Employees in 7 States to Perform ‘1000 Radiant Acts of Kindness’ in June (May 31, 2017) Nearly everyone has heard of "random acts of kindness," but Benchmark Senior Living employees are taking things up a notch by committing 1000 Radiant Acts of Kindness during the month of June in the towns and neighborhoods where their 54 senior living communities are located. More...

Benchmark Senior Living expands Caremerge Family Engagement to its 54 communities (May 30, 2017) Caremerge, the leading senior living engagement platform, announced today the expansion of its partnership with Benchmark Senior Living, the leading provider of senior living services in the Northeast. More...

Benchmark Senior Living Introduces Jamber’s Arthritis-Friendly Diningware for Seniors (June 14, 2016) Bring the joy back to mealtime for seniors and arthritis sufferers with this new coffee mug developed by Jamber and successfully adopted by Benchmark Senior Living. More... 

Benchmark Senior Living Wins “2016 Best Places to Work” Award by the Boston Business Journal (May 4, 2016) Being recognized as a Best Place to Work is a reflection of our culture and a testament to our incredibly passionate, talented and hardworking associates. More... 

Benchmark Senior Living at The Commons Opens in Lincoln (March 29, 2016) The company's newest senior living community features skilled nursing, assisted living, award-winning memory care, and rehabilitation services -- all on one campus. More...

Benchmark Senior Living Named Among Healthiest and Best Employers (Feb. 4, 2016) The Top Places award certificate praised Benchmark for treating associates well, giving them a voice, and encouraging them to have some fun while they’re at it. More...

Benchmark Senior Living named as ICAA’s 2015 Innovation Award Winner (Dec. 1, 2015) The award honors Benchmark for leading the way in the active-aging industry, setting new standards and making a difference in the lives of older adults. More...

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