Jamaicaway Tower and Townhouses 111 Perkins St, Jamaica Plain, MA02130 The only high-rise residential tower in the area, Jamaicaway Tower, somehow manages to nestle its 30 stories…More unobtrusively beside Jamaica Pond. One of the Boston area's few housing cooperatives, it is located just blocks from the Longwood medical area, and less than a 15 minute drive from downtown. The common area is appointed like a hotel lobby, and the living amenities are equally luxurious. Security is friendly and accommodating.
Mount Pleasant Home is a level IV rest home located in Jamaica Plain. A recent $20 million renovation and expansion…More enabled Mount Pleasant Home to increase capacity from 44 to 60 private bedrooms, all with private bath. Founded in 1901, Mount Pleasant Home has provided housing and supportive services for Boston’s most needy elders, including those of very low income who have no other residential or care options and are at high risk for homelessness, premature institutionalization, and social isolation.
A lovely common living area, airy porches and a light-filled atrium invites socialization between residents and visiting family, friends and volunteers. Services include 3 home-style meals daily, 24 hour personal care assistance, laundry and housekeeping, medication administration, and a full leisure and wellness program. Mount Pleasant Home is only steps from Jamaica Pond and an MBTA stop.