Gracious Assisted Living and Memory Support in Brookline
Goddard House Assisted Living in Brookline is committed to providing residents with a healthful, stimulating lifestyle and the perfect recipe of services delivered with the kindness and compassion that inspired its founding over a century ago. This vibrant and innovative community offers both traditional assisted living and memory care in an exquisite setting just outside of the city, along Boston’s Emerald Necklace park system.
Goddard House offers Brookline area seniors a unique environment including an art gallery, urban farming project featuring vegetable and herb gardens, chicken coop and bee hives, and Olmsted Place Memory Support Neighborhood. Goddard House embraces the aging experience for seniors living in the Boston area by operating a high-quality assisted living community and by creating innovative programs which support our need for purpose, engagement, autonomy and choice as we age.
Serving the Local Community
Goddard House Assisted Living and Memory Support in Brookline is a not-for-profit organization serving elders in Massachusetts for more than 160 years and has been at the forefront of serving the needs of older adults in the Boston area since 1849 when it opened the first private, nonprofit home for elders in Massachusetts.
Goddard House serves local seniors throughout Brookline, MA as well Newton, and the abutting Boston neighborhoods of Allston, Brighton, Jamaica Plain, Fenway–Kenmore, Mission Hill and West Roxbury. Whether you’re looking for assisted living, memory support or a short-term respite stay, discover the Goddard House.
Brookline Assisted Living Community Residents Benefit from the Growing the Farm Program
The Goddard House Assisted Living and Memory Support community in Brookline uses chickens, local food and gardening activities to create a unique resident program that focuses on sensory experiences and the outdoors. Read full story in the Brookline TAB >>
Family Appreciation Night
September 13th | 6:00 pm
Join Goddard House Executive Director Carolyn Sandel, who will preside over this great tradition of bringing all aspects and stakeholders of our community together on a quarterly basis.
Aging with Wisdom | Author Olivia Ames Hoblitzelle
Thursday, October 11th | 6:00 - 7:30 pm
Brookline Senior Center, 93 Winchester Street, Brookline, MA
How do we find meaning and beauty in aging? How do we respond to living in an age-phobic culture? How do we cultivate an inner life resilient enough to handle the vicissitudes of old age? Join us for a talk from Olivia that offers new perspectives on aging and inspiration for potentially the most meaningful chapter in our lives.
- Refreshments will be served from 6-6:30 PM.
- Talk with discussion will run from 6:30-7:30 PM.
Register for this free event by calling 617-730-2770.
"At Goddard House, we are committed to serving our residents, their families and the larger community. Come visit us for lunch, and we'll talk about all available senior living options."
-- Carolyn Sandel, Executive Director
|Goddard House is a not-for-profit 501 (c)(3) organization that offers assisted living. Although we receive private, federal, and state funds, these revenues do not cover the costs of enrichment programs that enhance the quality of life for our residents. Please consider a donation and learn more here >>||Donate|