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WELCOME to Lasell Village
A passion for living, learning, and laughter
                             

Lasell Village, an award winning senior housing community, invites you to think of retirement in a whole new way -- with an emphasis on active, intellectually enriched living.

The Village combines the security of a continuing care retirement community with the cultural, social, and recreational opportunities of lifelong learning. 

Designed on the scale of a small New England neighborhood, Lasell Village is located on a beautifully landscaped 13-acre site on the campus of Lasell College in Newton, Massachusetts, a suburban community 10 miles west of Boston. 

At the Village center is the clock-towered Town Hall building, surrounded by fifteen residential buildings all connected by enclosed walkways. The Town Hall provides a full range of amenities from personal banking to sophisticated dining, while each residential building includes at least one common space dedicated to continued learning and physical fitness. 

Lifelong Learning 
... a way of being ...

Lasell Village, sponsored by Lasell College, is home to some 225 residents in its independent living apartments. The Village also includes Lasell Studios, a 9 apartment supported living unit and Lasell House, a 38 bed skilled nursing facility. Open since May 2000, the Village combines the elements of

  • lifelong learning
  • retirement living
  • support services
  • short-term rehabilitation
  • long-term care.

See a sampling of Lasell Village courses.
 

Life at Lasell Village reflects the interests and imagination of Village residents. A focus on living and learning is the defining characteristic of Lasell Village, and one that makes it unique among retirement communities.

Although it is one of a growing number of college-affiliated retirement communities, it is the first to feature a formal, individualized and required continuing education program for residents. 

The presiding philosophy of education at Lasell Village is that learning is not a chore or task, or even a specified activity. Rather, it is a way of being -- an approach to life in which we pursue interests and new experiences that enrich our lives.