Cornerstone at Canton Assisted Living and Memory Support Community

Cornerstone at Canton offers local seniors service-enriched Assisted LivingCompass ConnectedLIFE, an open campus memory support program for Assisted Living residents who have Mild Cognitive Impairment, and a state-of-the-art secure Compass Memory Support Neighborhood® affiliated with the Boston University Alzheimer’s Disease Center.

With our 25 years of experience operating senior communities we know what the senior customer wants. Residents of Cornerstone at Canton enjoy an independent lifestyle with gracious accommodations, amenities, programs and services that support their well-being, essential to maintaining good health and an enriching life. It's nice to know that as your needs change over time, our community provides just the right mix of independence and support.

Our new community features spacious studio and one-bedroom apartments, as well as an array of community spaces designed to support a vibrant community of individuals doing the things they love, trying new experiences and enjoying the company of their neighbors. Residents enjoy a supportive lifestyle with personalized services, innovative EnrichedLIFE programming, a fine dining experience featuring our award-winning Brain Healthy Cooking Program, and upscale amenities including a full-service salon, library, café, theater, creative arts room & fitness center.

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Cornerstone at Canton Recognized as Top-Rated Assisted Living Community

Cornerstone at Canton has been named one of's Top-Rated Senior Care Providers for the second year in a row. This award is given to senior living and home care providers who consistently receive high ratings and positive reviews from residents, families and guests. Read more from Canton Citizen>>

Hear Mike Schaus' Interview with My Generation Radio

Executive Director Michael Schaus recently sat down with Patricia Abbate and Tom Foye of WATD's My Generation Radio. Listen Here>>

Canton Area Alzheimer's & Dementia Caregiver Support Group

Cornerstone at Canton is dedicated to assisting and supporting individuals with memory loss, Alzheimer's disease and related dementias and the families and friends who love them. We meet on the last Wednesday of each month at 6 pm. Our Caregiver Support Group is Alzheimer's Association certified and is facilitated by our Compass Memory Support Program Director, Joanna Copp. Learn more about our Caregiver Support Groups or to RSVP: 781.821.3616

Canton's Memory Café

Our Memory Café is always free and takes place on the 4th Thursday of each month at 1:30. Learn more about our monthly Memory Cafés.

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April Events

The Kadima Band Performs at Cornerstone at Canton

April 15th | 10:15 am
Join us for a performance by The Kadima Band! 

The Needham Retired Men’s Glee Club Performs at Cornerstone at Canton

April 17th | 2:00 pm 
Join us for the entertainment of the Needham Retired Men’s Glee Club. This group, directed by John Whiteside, has a repertoire that ranges from Broadway musicals to folk songs, spirituals to sea chanties, glee club favorites to “golden oldies” and sing-a-longs. It was founded in 1964 to bring together retired men with a mutual interest in choral music and to share that love of music with audiences in Needham and surrounding communities.

Violinist Vera Rubin at Cornerstone at Canton

April 24th | 10:30 am
We welcome concert violinist Vera Rubin to our community! Dr. Rubin holds a degree of Doctor of Musical Arts from Boston University, a Master of Music degree from Gnessin Academy of Music in Moscow, and Artist degree from Music Academy in Jerusalem, Israel. She performs in the Boston area and throughout New England in public and private concert venues. She also teaches performance violin at NEC preparatory school, and in her private studio in Newton.

"While deciding to make a move to assisted living can be stressful, most families find the resulting experiences to be invigorating and enriching - for everyone involved. I see so many happy seniors and equally happy and relieved families after a new resident moves into Cornerstone at Canton. I invite you to discover Cornerstone for yourself, and join me for a tour."

--Julie Wade, Interim Executive Director

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