Compass on the Bay Memory Support | South Boston

Welcome to Compass on the Bay Assisted Living & Memory Support Community!

You want the best for your family and when the telltale signs of memory loss are revealed, finding the right answer can be challenging… until your family finds your way to Compass on the Bay. Formerly The BayView, Compass on the Bay is a state-of-the-art Memory Support Assisted Living community offering research-based treatment programming for those with varying levels of memory loss, including diagnosed Alzheimer’s disease.

We focus on the whole person, not just their basic physical or cognitive needs. Our method is to individualize a plan of care for each resident, providing just the right combination of services and programming to optimize your loved one's overall well-being, sense of independence, personal dignity and enrichment. You can have peace of mind knowing we are committed to your loved one's quality of life as our number one priority.

Who We Serve

We offer two neighborhoods within our building, offering an intimate experience for your loved one with an exceptionally personalized level of care and attention.

  • Open Campus Neighborhood for residents with early symptoms of memory loss with the goal of maintaining independence: Residents experiencing the early symptoms of dementia (Mild Cognitive Impairment - MCI) benefit from a full array of memory support services, all focused on maintaining and improving brain function for a higher quality of life. Compass on the Bay is the first assisted living community in our area to address the needs of these individuals with MCI, which is characterized by mild memory problems and some confusion, often described as the stage between forgetfulness associated with normal aging and Alzheimer’s disease. Learn more about MCI.

  • Secured Neighborhood for individuals needing additional structure, support and safety: Individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia disorders clearly benefit from a secure environment, as well as our innovative programming and industry-high staff-to-resident ratio.

Our location in South Boston offers easy accces to local attractions like Carson Beach, as well as to greater Boston’s cultural sites and health care facilities. Because Alzheimer's Care and Memory Support takes special expertise, families often will choose a memory support assisted living community slightly further away than they would be willing to travel for traditional assisted living making Compass on the Bay a choice for families across Eastern Massachusetts

Compass on the Bay serves local seniors from Boston, MA and all throughout greater Boston and the South Shore. Our residents come from South Boston, Quincy, Braintree, Dorchester, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, West Roxbury, Roslindale, Milton, Randolph, Weymouth, Hingham, Braintree, Cohasset, Scituate, Duxbury, Marshfield, Rockland and beyond. Of course, anyone is welcome to move to Compass on the Bay, no matter where you presently reside. We look forward to meeting you!

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1380 Columbia Road
Boston, MA, 02127

2015 Assisted Living Award