Benchmark Sweeps Readers’ Choice Awards

Company receives 15 WickedLocal Best of the Best Awards

Benchmark Senior Living, a leading provider of senior living services in the Northeast, today announced that 10 of their Massachusetts communities have received 15 awards through WickedLocal’s annual Readers’ Choice program.

For over 20 years, the WickedLocal Readers’ Choice Awards have given people in cities and towns throughout Massachusetts the opportunity to select their favorite businesses. Readers vote for services, restaurants and shops in a wide variety of categories, with awards given for both individual towns and regions. 

Readers selected the following Benchmark communities as the best assisted living and/or retirement living residence in their town or region.

Benchmark Senior Living at Billerica Crossings 
Benchmark Senior Living at Chelmsford Crossings
Benchmark Senior Living at Forge Hill in Franklin
Benchmark Senior Living at Putnam Farm in Danvers
Benchmark Senior Living at Robbins Brook in Acton 
Benchmark Senior Living at Woburn
Cabot Park Village in Newton 
New Pond Village in Walpole
The Commons in Lincoln
The Falls at Cordingly Dam in Newton 

“We are committed to transforming lives through human connection and work every day to keep our residents connected to the people, passions and things that matter most to them,” said Tom Grape, Benchmark’s founder, chairman and CEO. “Being named the best by our residents, their family members, our associates, friends, neighbors and partners who directly experience our mission is one of the highest honors we can receive, so we are incredibly grateful to have been recognized.”

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About Benchmark
Based in Waltham, Mass., Benchmark Senior Living is a leading provider of senior housing in the Northeast. It has 63 communities across Massachusetts, Connecticut, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, New York, Vermont, and Maine. Benchmark employs nearly 6,000 associates within its communities and corporate office. Founded in 1997 by Tom Grape, Benchmark offers independent living, assisted living, memory care and continuing care retirement communities that are guided by Benchmark’s core values – Called to Care, Better Together, and Be the Benchmark, and are committed to transforming lives through human connection. Click here for more information.

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