The Branches of Marlboro
Where an intimate, open concept design fosters rich socialization.

On Route 85 with easy access to Route 20 and located near Marlboro’s middle and high schools, The Branches is a new Benchmark experience providing high quality care.

  • Innovatively designed to promote meaningful connections
  • Luxurious amenities and spacious common areas
  • Intentional culture that empowers both residents and associates and inspires a sense of belonging
  • 24/7 personalized, needs-based care
  • Advanced healthcare capabilities unique to Benchmark communities

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Life at The Branches

Comfort and care that feels like home

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


Textured Modified Diet

Inspired Dining

  • Chef-prepared seasonal menus (with demonstrations)

  • Private dining accommodations for events

  • Modified diets and dining options as needed


Concierge Service

  • Transportation assistance, appointments and more

  • Weekly housekeeping, laundry, and linen service

  • Maintenance, groundskeeping and trash

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Shared Spaces

  • Spacious patios with grills, fire features

  • Raised garden beds, walking paths, and shaded spaces

  • Landscaped gardens

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Active Living

  • Activities and programming for groups or individuals

  • Music, crafts, arts and exercise classes

  • Outings, events, movies and parties

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Comfort & Convenience

Community Amenities

One of the greatest benefits of living at The Branches 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—watching the sun set beside our outdoor fireplace or enjoying social hour in The Tap before dinner.

Interest Oriented Programs

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 healthcare services to support aging well.

Dedicated Staff

Experienced, tenured associates who are Called to Care.

Other Features Include
Private Dining Room
Fitness Center
Recreation Room
Hair Salon & Barber Shop
Computer Room with Internet Access
Outdoor Courtyards
Outdoor Fireplace
Container Gardens

Living & Care

Types of Care Offered Here

  • Assisted Living

    Assisted Living — Care, security and community.

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

    • Healthy, chef prepared meals and snacks

    • Supportive healthcare services and amenities

    • Experiences that nurture passions and connections

    • Housekeeping, laundry, linen and trash service

    • Scheduled transportation

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  • Mind & Memory Care

    Mind & Memory Care — Special care for those with memory impairment.

    • Personalized, 24/7 needs-based care as determined by a nursing assessment

    • Sensory dining with healthy, chef prepared meals

    • Texture modified diets and feeding assistance

    • Supportive healthcare services provided on-site by care providers

    • Therapeutic experiences including research-based, sensory programs

    •  Specially designed living spaces that support mental processing

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Meet Your Regional Director of Operations:

Noeline Cranston, CDAL, has been with Benchmark for over a decade, having joined initially as a community Resident Care Director. She has since served in a variety of leadership roles and won many excellence awards.

What Brought You to Benchmark:

I valued the opportunity to use my nursing skills in a community where I could really get to know the residents and their families.

Fun Fact:

When I'm not working, I love exploring the white mountains and the beautiful Seacoast where I live.

Noeline Cranston

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    Benchmark's Purpose & Values

    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.