Evans Park at Newton Corner—Outstanding care and experience in a historical, home-like setting.
History meets modern conveniences at Evans Park, built originally as a library in 1905, now an assisted living and mind and memory care community, in the heart of Newton Corner.
Convenient location with proximity to Boston and a nearby park with walking paths
Strong community identity with tight resident connections
Dedicated staff delivering personalized, needs-based care
Robust services and amenities for daily enrichment
Comfort and care that feels like home
No matter what level of care, every Benchmark resident at Evans Park enjoys all the things that make life good—convenient comforts, great food, and a thriving social community full of activities.
Is it the right time for senior living?
Comfort & Convenience
Built on a foundation of compassionate caregiving, Evans Park in Newton Corner provides a home-like environment with well-appointed common and gathering spaces and signature programs focused on wellness, socialization and building a sense of community.
A Commitment to Caring
Tenured associates who lead with kindness, empathy and a desire to serve.
Engagement Drives Purpose
Innovative programs to meet residents’ needs for meaning, a sense of purpose and to promote independence.
Access to On-site Health Services
Benefit from external providers coming on-site for podiatry, dental, hearing and mental health services.
Secure & Connected Community
Comfortable and secure indoor and outdoor environments to encourage freedom, fulfillment and the flexibility to learn and grow.
Choose a space that feels just right.
Living & Care
Types of Care Offered Here
Assisted Living — Care, security and community.
Personalized, needs-based care as determined by a nursing assessment
Resident’s choice of care providers or access to our suggested on-site providers
Extensive social, educational and cultural calendar
Housekeeping, laundry and linen services provided
Varied, healthy menus for dining room or in-room enjoyment
Mind & Memory Care
Mind & Memory Care — Special care for those with memory impairment.
Warm living spaces designed with security and comfort in mind
Easily navigable community spaces to promote independence
Coordination of care with rehabilitation experts or palliative care
Caring culture encouraging independence and choice
Resident’s choice of care providers or access to suggested on-site providers
Personalized, sensory-based enrichment programs
Services and amenities tailored to various stages of memory loss
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
Meet Your Executive Director:
Maria Barbosa-Santos has spent her entire 25+ year career advocating for and working with older adults. Previously, she was on the senior leadership teams of two well-known assisted living communities in the Boston area.
What Brought You to Benchmark:
Benchmark gives me the tools to make valuable human connections possible and create the most rewarding living environment for my residents.
I’m originally from Cape Verde but have been a Boston girl since coming here as a kid! I went to high school in South Boston, college in Newton and have worked in the area ever since.
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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.