Benchmark Senior Living on Clapboardtree

40 Clapboardtree Street,
Norwood, Massachusetts 02062 Map

Benchmark Senior Living on Clapboardtree—Award-winning assisted living and mind and memory care where everyone belongs.

Near the junction of Routes 1 and 1A, Benchmark Senior Living at Clapboardtree has provided some of the area’s finest assisted living and mind and memory care.

  • Beautiful, new community with modern amenities
  • Scenic outdoor dining and patio lounge spaces
  • Vibrant area, across from Xaverian Brothers High School
  • Close to parks and less than 15 miles from the coast

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Life at Clapboardtree

Comfort and care that feels like home

No matter what level of care, every Benchmark resident at Clapboardtree 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

Year-End Move In Specials

Lock In Low 2023 Monthly Rates And Enjoy Savings Until January 2025!*

 *Limited-time offer. Valid for new residents who sign Residency Agreements now through December 31, 2023, and take financial occupancy by December 31, 2023. Not applicable to short term or “Easy Stay” move-ins. Rate Lock means there will be no standard increase to the Daily Basic Residency Fee, does not include a la carte, move-in charges, one-on-one care, incidental, activity or community fees; changes in resident’s care needs may affect Personal Service Fees and other charges, which are subject to change. Additional terms and conditions may apply.

Community Amenities

At Clapboardtree, residents are met with a listening ear and a caring smile, with staff focused on individual interests and experiences — building connections and community throughout every stage of the aging journey. A welcoming team awaits.

Pursuit of Excellence

Ongoing associate education in compassion and relationship building designed to exceed expectations.

Close Connections

Hands-on support focused on really getting to know residents, creating familiarity and a personalized care approach.

Continuity of Service

One face of care under the same leadership for residents and families if transitioning to new care levels.

Community Programming

Physical and emotional wellness prioritized with a packed calendar of activities and engagement in nearby communities.

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

Floor Plans

Choose a space that feels just right.

One Bedroom
One Bedroom
Call for Availability
Assisted Living


One Bedroom Apartment
Private Bath
Pet Friendly
Two Bedroom
Two Bedroom
Call for Availability
Assisted Living


Two Bedroom Apartment
Private Bath
Pet Friendly
Memory Care Studio
Memory Care Studio
Starting at $6,845/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.

  • Various apartment styles and sizes provide plenty of choice

  • Empathetic staff hired for heart and trained for skill

  • Close care coordination among on and off-site providers

  • Varied daily activities to look forward to and plan around

  • Intimate and delicious dining experiences

  • Accessible technology to connect with family and friends

Meet Your Executive Director:

Patrick Hardy has worked in assisted living for over a decade. He joined Benchmark in 2018 desiring to make a positive difference in the lives of Clapboardtree's residents, their families and associates.
What Brought You to Benchmark:

I thought I wanted a career in finance, but after two years it lacked purpose and meaning. Customer service is at the heart of Benchmark's values and they've made it possible for me to make a difference.
Fun Fact:

I am a fan of all New England sports, so much so that our dog is named Larry Bird!

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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.