Adelaide of Newton Centre—One-of-a kind memory care community combining the best of art and science.

Located high on a hill on the historic, former Andover Newton Theological School campus next to Hebrew College, Adelaide is a new, nationally award-winning mind and memory care community.

  • A licensed nurse on-site 24 hours a day  

  • Varied levels of care from high functioning through end-of-life  

  • Stimulating, engaging socialization supported by research and technology 

  • Light, bright and green-filled spaces featuring urban farmhouse style 

Life at Adelaide

Care and Experiences So Those With Memory Loss Can Prosper

Whether newly diagnosed or in late stage dementia, Adelaide residents have ample opportunities to experience joy each day—activities that excite, spaces to connect and surroundings that encourage memories.

Specialized Sensory Dining

  • Artful homemade meals with plenty of choices
  • Soothing music and smells that residents enjoy
  • Modified dining to maximize nutrition

Secure Common Spaces

  • Outdoor patios with special features like garden beds and gazebos
  • Ample activity spaces to connect with others
  • Hair salon and barber shop
women knitting with male associate

Therapeutic Experience

  • Fitness, arts, music, gardening and educational programs
  • Purposeful objects and activities at every turn for reminiscing
  • Cooking and baking programs  
man in wheelchair with caretaker outside

Support of Care Providers

  • Loving care from specially educated providers
  • Access to healthcare providers on-site to support aging well
  • End of life care by hospice providers

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Comfort & Convenience

Community Amenities 

Our thoughtfully designed community bridges the art of meaningful relationships with high-quality care and therapeutic experiences, designed to maximize independence in a secure environment.

National Award-Winning Design

Easy-to-navigate spaces and abundant greenery bring the outdoors in. Residents are surrounded by art and technology to engage all the senses.

Important Partnerships

McLean Hospital’s acclaimed geriatric psychiatrists and neuropsychologists partner in the assessment and care of residents.

24/7 Care

We hire for heart and train for excellence with all associates receiving specialized dementia training.

Our Culinary Experience 

Open-concept dining rooms where our chefs feature The MIND Diet, incorporating Mediterranean foods aimed at reducing the risk of brain health decline.

Other Features Include:  
Apartments with Private Bathrooms
Elev8® Wellness for On-Site Medical Care
Secure, Outdoor Courtyards
Indoor and Outdoor Container Gardens
Elev8® Mind Studio Brain Gym
Elev8® Fitness Center
Elev8® Salon
Scheduled Transportation
Café Thyme for an “Off-Site” Coffee Bar Experience
Recreation Rooms

Floor Plans

Choose a space that feels just right.

Studio apartment floor plan for memory care senior home
Studio
Starting at $9,840
Memory Care
  • Studio apartment floor plan for memory care senior home
Studio apartment floor plan for memory care senior home
Studio Deluxe
Starting at $10,320
Memory Care
  • Studio apartment floor plan for memory care senior home
Shared suite apartment for memory care senior home
Shared Suite
Starting at $17,760
Memory Care
  • Shared suite apartment floor plan for memory care senior home

    Living & Care

    Types of Care Offered Here

    • Mind & Memory Care

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

      • Specially designed living spaces that foster independence  

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

      • Supportive healthcare services provided on-site by care providers  

      • Sensory dining with healthy, chef prepared meals  

      • Texture modified diets and feeding assistance 

      • Therapeutic experiences including research-based, sensory programs 

      Life & Care MC
    • Respite Care

      Respite Care — A short-term stay when you or your loved one needs a break, some extra care or even just to try us out.

      • 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
      • Resident’s choice of care providers or access to our suggested on-site providers
      • Therapeutic experiences including research-based, sensory programs
      • Specially designed living spaces that support mental processing
      Life & Care Respite Woman and Caregiver

    Meet Your Executive Director:  

    Susan Cohen Cwieka, CDE, is a highly recognized senior care executive with a career that spans 30+ years in senior care and includes leadership of five Benchmark communities.

    What Brought You to Benchmark: 

    My interest in healthcare began at age 12 when I volunteered at a local nursing home. In my many years of working in the industry, I've felt the most comfortable with Benchmark’s culture.

    Fun Fact: 

    My daughter is taking the same career path! She is studying healthcare management and has worked for Benchmark for three years.

    Susan Cohen-Cwieka

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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.