New Benchmark at Hanover Voted Best South Shore Senior Living Community

Assisted Living Community in Hanover Earns Best of the South Shore 2023 Reader’s Choice Award from South Shore Home, Life & Style Magazine

It’s been just seven months since Benchmark at Hanover, a new assisted living and Mind & Memory Care community in Hanover, Mass., opened its doors and already the community is earning accolades for its exceptional care and experiences. The community has earned a Best of the South Shore 2023 award for Best Senior Living Community following voting from South Shore Home, Life & Style magazine readers.

“As a community that’s devoted to transforming lives through human connection, it’s been our goal to positively impact as many lives as possible,” said Fatima Feliciano, executive director of Benchmark at Hanover. “I’m so proud that our team’s commitment to seniors and their families has been so well received, and we look forward to continuing to fulfill our mission in the best ways possible.”

Last month, Feliciano was given Benchmark’s annual President’s Award, the company’s highest honor for associates in a senior leadership role. She was recognized for creating an environment in which Benchmark at Hanover’s strong team of associates are wholly committed to the company’s high standards and making its residents feel at home. Since inception, residents and their families have expressed high satisfaction.

Benchmark at Hanover’s care and experiences spans independent assisted living to specialized memory care assisted living offered in 91,000 square feet of space for those who would benefit from a safer, engaging environment, chef-prepared meals, supportive living services, transportation and assistance with daily activities, such as getting dressed and medication management. Residents enjoy connecting over programs and amenities offered in many common spaces designed according to WELL* certification standards, including chef-prepared meals in an open kitchen formally served in a dining room or lively bistro, movie theater, party room, hair salon, wellness suite, spacious outdoor patio with fireplace and Bocce court.

Benchmark at Hanover’s Mind & Memory Care program offers carefully created living environments and unique opportunities for those with Alzheimer’s and dementia to find joy in each new day. Residents are supported by 24/7 care providers who have been hired for heart and educated in memory loss, communication and empathy. Neighborhoods provide the comforts of home and have unique features that help those with memory impairment stay connected to who and what matters most to them. Therapeutic circadian rhythm lighting, water features, gardens and other thoughtful touches and features further promote familiarity and wellness.

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About Benchmark Senior Living
Benchmark is New England’s largest senior living provider with 65 independent living, assisted living, memory care and continuing care communities and over 5,000 dedicated associates providing compassionate care and outstanding experiences throughout the Northeast. The Waltham, Mass.-based company was founded over 25 years ago by Tom Grape with the purpose of Transforming Lives Through Human Connection. Since then, Benchmark has continued to set the industry standard, having won over a hundred local, regional and national awards for its care, programs and as a top workplace. Benchmark has been named one of the Top Places to Work for 15 straight years in The Boston Globe’s annual employee-based survey and received repeated recognition in FORTUNE’s Best Workplaces for Aging Services list. For more information, visit

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