The Falls at Cordingly Dam—Assisted living with beautiful views of the Charles River.
For 23+ years, The Falls has provided top-of-the-line assisted living and mind and memory care alongside the Charles River - minutes from I-95 and Newton-Wellesley Hospital.
Long history of tailored care with tenured staff to match
Personalized, needs-based care as determined by a nursing assessment
Expressive art and music therapy program led by a certified therapist
Outdoor dining, relaxation and exercise opportunities all with beautiful water views
Comfort and care that feels like home
No matter what level of care, every Benchmark resident at The Falls 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
The Falls is a peaceful, yet vibrant, refuge where residents enjoy life to the fullest. Take advantage of varying levels of personalized care, choices for learning and growth and endless amenities to stay physically strong, mentally sharp and emotionally fulfilled.
Balance of Independence & Assistance
A helping hand is available when needed–from housekeeping and laundry, to transportation with concierge services.
Caring & Capable Hands
Supportive associates who are dedicated and focused on nurturing and guiding residents throughout the day.
Sense of Belonging
Daily individual and group programs to build connections and confidence, with intellectually stimulating options as well as music, drumming, dancing, music, art, movies and guided relaxation.
Focus on Continued Wellness
Benefit from external providers coming on-site for podiatry, dental, hearing and mental health services.
Choose a space that feels just right.
Living & Care
Types of Care Offered Here
Assisted Living — Care, security and community.
Nurturing environment where program choices abound
Resident’s choice of care providers or access to our suggested on-site providers
Coordination of care with providers
Concierge services to deliver a helping hand when needed
Nutritious meals served a beautiful dining room with water views
Mind & Memory Care
Mind & Memory Care — Special care for those with memory impairment.
Thoughtfully designed living spaces for security and comfort
Forward-thinking health management from on-site medical staff
Personalized support—from medication to meal management
Trained staff delivering companionship and trusted care
An engaging community where life is celebrated
Innovative cognitive therapies, including music and art
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:
Deb Foster joined The Falls as executive director in 2016 following a long career in hospitality. She is the recipient of the 2019 Darrell Harvey Values Award for not only setting the standard for achieving Benchmark’s values, but raising it.
What Brought You to Benchmark:
I am passionate about and take pride in serving others. Benchmark's culture and values make it possible for me to continue striving for excellence in meeting and exceeding the needs of those we serve.
I have a large, close knit family who is very competitive. Every week, four generations come together online for an evening of fun, laughs and bragging rights.
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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.