Housing with Services
You don't need to move to an Assisted Living facility to get the support you need.Springwell's CareConnections program brings support to people right where they live, in surroundings they are familiar with. Through CareConnections, residents of senior housing have preferred access to a variety of social, in home and health care services at reduced rates.
CareConnections offers housing authorities and private management companies a menu of comprehensive supportive services that helps assure the safety and independence of the residents, including:
CareConnections is currently serving:
Brookline Housing Authority
CareConnections at O'Shea House
Jewish Community Housing for the Elderly
CareConnections at Coleman House, Newton
CareConnections at Marshall Place, Watertown
Needham Housing Authority
CareConnections at Linden and Chambers
Newton Housing Authority
CareConnections at The COMMONS at Nonantum Village
Newton Community Development
CareConnections at Casselman House
Waltham Housing Authority
CareConnections at South Street House (Congregate Housing)
Watertown Housing Authority
CareConnections at Woodland Towers
For information on Springwell's CareConnection program contact:
Located in the center of vibrant Nonantum Village, The Commons at Nonantum Village offers a unique group living option for seniors. Residents enjoy the privacy of their own apartment and half bathroom and are part of a community that shares a living room, dining room and kitchen. Care management and supportive services are available including assistance with:
For those needing a higher level of support, Springwell and the Newton Housing Authority are proud to offer an Enhanced Service option at The Commons. Daily help with tasks that help each resident to maintain or enhance their independence is available. In addition, a professional staff person is on site from 7:00 p.m. through 7:00 a.m. providing peace of mind and an increased sense of security knowing that assistance is available should it be needed.
ELIGIBILITYIndividuals must be 60 years of age or older and must meet financial eligibility guidelines as established by the Newton Housing Authority.
A free consultation with you and your family can help you decide if The Commons at Nonantum Village is right for you. A Springwell Care Coordinator will visit with you at your home. If you are living in a nursing home or other facility we will visit you there. We know that every resident and their needs are unique. Our Care Coordinator will work closely with you to understand your needs and preferences.
To learn more about The COMMONS at Nonantum Village call Springwell at:
Congregate Housingis a unique group living option for elders. Residents have a private area which they furnish themselves. Congregate residents also have access to numerous common areas, including kitchen, living room, and dining room. This design provides residents with both privacy and the opportunity for companionship.
Supportive Servicesare available to residents on an as-needed basis. Maintaining residents’ dignity and an independent lifestyle is a major goal of the Congregate Housing Program.
What services are available?Support service plans are determined by the Congregate Housing Coordinator based on individual need. Some of the options available are:
People who live in congregate housing are:
To learn more about the Congregate Housing Program and the application process, contact Springwell at 617-926-4100