Benchmark Senior Living at Split Rock

708A Bridgeport Avenue,
Shelton, Connecticut 06484 Map

Benchmark Senior Living at Split Rock — Award-winning assisted living and mind and memory care in the heart of Shelton.


Between Routes 8 and 714, and less than 10 miles from the shore, Benchmark Senior Living at Split Rock provides some of the area’s finest, award-winning assisted living and mind and memory care.

  • Luxurious amenities and spacious common areas
  • 24/7 personalized, needs-based care
  • Rich social engagement throughout each day
  • Robust care capabilities unique to Benchmark communities

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Life at Benchmark Senior Living at Split Rock

Comfort and care that feels like home

No matter what level of care, every Benchmark resident at Benchmark Senior Living at Split Rock enjoys all the things that make life good—convenient comforts, great food, and a thriving social community full of activities.

Inspired Dining

Inspired Dining

  • Chef-prepared seasonal menus (with demonstrations)
  • Private dining accommodations for events
  • Modified diets and dining options as needed
Concierge Service

Concierge Service

  • Transportation assistance, appointments and more
  • Weekly housekeeping, laundry, and linen service
  • Maintenance, groundskeeping and trash
Shared Spaces

Shared Spaces

  • Spacious patios with grills, fire features
  • Raised garden beds, walking paths, and shaded spaces
  • Landscaped gardens
Active Living

Active Living

  • Activities and programming for groups or individuals
  • Music, crafts, arts and exercise classes
  • Outings, events, movies and parties
Community Amenities

One of the greatest benefits of living at Split Rock is never having to do laundry, cook, schedule or drive to a doctor’s appointment again. We also provide the space and amenities so our residents can focus on what matters most—social hour in the bistro or a good book in front of our many fireplaces.

Experiences for Every Interest

Individualized and group social engagement throughout each day.

24/7 Care

Needs-based personal care and assistance with daily living activities.

Enhanced Health Support

A wide variety of care services to support aging well.

Dedicated Staff

Tenured associates who are Called to Care.

Other Features Include
Outdoor Courtyards
Walking Paths
Hair Salon & Spa
Fitness Center
Scheduled Transporation
Demonstration Kitchen
Private Dining Room
Recreation Room

Floor Plans

Choose a space that feels just right.

One Bedroom
One Bedroom
Starting at $6,235/mo*
Assisted Living


One Bedroom Apartment
Private Bath
Pet Friendly
Two Bedroom
Two Bedroom
Starting at $7,300/mo*
Assisted Living


Two Bedroom Apartment
Private Bath
Pet Friendly
Memory Care Studio
Memory Care Studio
Starting at $7,605/mo*
Memory Care


Studio Apartment
Private Bath
Pet Friendly

*Pricing shown above is for the specific apartment model shown. Prices may vary depending on
apartment models and other factors and are subject to change without notice.

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Types of Care Offered Here

Assisted Living — Care, security and community.

  • Personalized, needs-based care as determined by a nursing assessment

  • Healthy, chef prepared meals and snacks

  • Resident’s choice of care providers or access to our suggested on-site providers

  • Experiences that nurture passions and connections

  • Housekeeping, laundry, linen and trash service

  • Scheduled transportation

Meet Your Executive Director:

Dan Hennessey joined Benchmark Senior Living at Split Rock after having served as associate executive director for a Benchmark sister community. He has a background in private school management.

What Brought You to Benchmark:

I’ve always had the desire to care for people and, after working with special needs children for 17 years, I wanted a new career path. I immediately gravitated to Benchmark because of its mission and values.

Fun Fact:

I love traveling and doing anything outdoors in nature, including hiking kayaking, biking, paddle boarding and fishing. .

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At Benchmark Senior Living, we transform lives through meaningful human connection.

Across all of our communities, our mission is to meet individuals where they are and connect them to the people, interests and things that matter most to them — at every stage of life. We are driven by our values: Called to Care, Better Together and Be the Benchmark.