Overlooking Boston on the historical grounds of Admirals Hill in Chelsea, Florence & Chafetz caters to individuals with increased cognitive and physical limitations such as Alzheimer’s and dementia. Our staff is highly trained to care individuals in need of memory care. One unique advantage of this residence is that our caregivers have extremely long tenure with the organization. As a result, there is little staff turnover, which is very reassuring to residents and families. The personalized support services enable residents to live in a safe environment while still maintaining a level of independence. Additionally, residents establish bonds with both our staff and other residents, creating special friendships that truly enhance the quality of life.

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36 spacious studio-style apartments with private bath, divided into three separate homes with 16 apartments each.


Three meals a day prepared by a trained culinary chef and served in a private dining room. Gathering spaces include a cozy fireplace living room, café, beauty salon, library, and two outdoor patios.


Lectures, concerts, arts and crafts, games, exercise classes, paint days, holiday celebrations, restaurant and shopping outings.


Rates for specialized assisted living starting at $6300. Contact: Please call Kristen Donnelly at 617-887-0826 or email kdonnelly@chelseajewish.org to schedule a tour or request additional information.


My beloved Mother-in-Law (and I mean that sincerely) arrived about 3 months ago and is staying at the Florence/Chafetz Home for Specialized Care (CJF, Chelsea) now. The buildings are very... Read More

It’s comforting for me to know I placed my father in the best environment possible for his specialized needs.

Child of Resident

I enjoy living here because of the friends I have made among the residents and staff. There are always so many people around!


Our family is able to sleep peacefully at night knowing my mother is being well-taken care of and, equally as important, that she is happy.

Family of Resident

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