- The Cambridge Homes
360 Mount Auburn St, Cambridge, MA, 02138
Community InformationThe Cambridge Homes is an assisted living facility in Cambridge, MA. The Cambridge Homes offers activities at their location for residents. These activities generally allow residents to maintain healthy lifestyles by encouraging movement and socializing with their peers.
Being able to chat with other residents becomes an important part of many peoples' lives and The Cambridge Homes offers common spaces indoors to support that need. The benefit of living in an assisted living community is that making meals can be costly and time consuming process so The Cambridge Homes provides meals for residents.
Staff is awake and available 24 hours a day so if any emergencies occur no matter the time, there will be someone ready to help.
Unique Features* 100-year-old renovated Georgian brick building
* Living room with plantation shutters overlooking garden terrace
* Sunny greenhouse room
* Wicker furniture & thriving plants
* Wood paneling & fireplaces throughout
* Cozy library opening onto sun porch
* Exercise room with state-of-the-art Kaiser equipment
* Private office for doctor visits
* Beauty/barber salon
* Lovely landscaped grounds
The minimum age that a resident may be is 65 years old.
StaffingNurses on Staff24-Hour Awake StaffVisiting NurseHomecare OnsiteVisiting PodiatristVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational TherapistVisiting Speech Therapist
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 617876% Medium Care 617876% Heavy Care 0%
The Cambridge Homes prefers that residents need: light care, medium care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
This community can administer insulin injections and blood sugar tests, although are it is not necessarily able to offer sliding scale therapy.
Memory Care Offered
The memory care area of this community is secured to protect the safety of residents who wander.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community can provide a 1 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair. This community can provide a 2 person assisted transfer for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary TransportationTransportation at CostProperty Convenient to Busline
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Activities ProvidedThe pursuit of knowledge and enrichment is at the core of our EnrichedLIFE program. Our research-based lifelong learning, arts, fitness and nutrition programs help seniors stay sharp, social and independent. Programming includes: Exploring the Arts: Music, drama, poetry, concerts, chorus, museum visits, painting, quilting, ceramics, brain healthy cooking classes and more Staying Fit We offer the Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program which promotes joint health and whole body wellness. You also have opportunities for additional strength training, as well as dance, yoga, tai chi, chair aerobics and a Walking Club. Learn more about our exercise programs. Getting Connected to Technology: We offer group computer instruction and one-on-one assistance with email, facebook, internet searches and Skype! Volunteering Residents in our communities stay engaged in volunteer and charitable activities Nourishing Your Spiritual Life We coordinate with local places of worship to offer on-site religious services, clergy visits, bible study, discussion groups and meditation. Gardening During the nice weather we plant and tend outdoor beds and all year long we have flower arranging classes. We’ve Got Wheels! Our community van gets you where you want to go: •
Average Room Pricing at The Cambridge Homes
Room Type Assisted Living Studio 1 Bedroom Averages $1,700 - $2,100 Semi-Private Averages $0 - $100 2 Bedrooms Averages $1,800 - $2,300Disclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Estimated Fees at The Cambridge Homes
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Respite Fee Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $1,500 - $1,900 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee Averages $3,200 - $3,900 One-time 2nd Person Fee Averages $6,300 - $7,800 Monthly
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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No memory unitreviewed on: 12/26/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
No memory unit
My 90 year old uncle has been living at The Cambridge Homes for more than a year, after a not-good experience at another assisted living. He can't praise the place enough. Caring and thoughtful... Read the full review.
Activities sound intellectual. Reside...reviewed on: 12/28/2012 by A Place For Mom Customer
Activities sound intellectual. Residents include professors/bluecollar mix Old Georgian style house.