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Benchmark Senior Living At Hamden

35 Hamden Hills Drive, Hamden, CT 06518

Assisted Living Memory Care Respite Care
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(800) 780-8101

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(203) 590-1180

Estimated Pricing

Estimated $3,012
One Bedroom
Estimated $3,794
Two Bedroom
Estimated $4,667

Price Comparison

  • Average City Price: $2,925
  • Average State Price: $3,542
  • Average National Price: $3,754

  • Benchmark Senior Living At Hamden Description

    Benchmark Senior Living At Hamden is a community that offers assisted living, memory care and respite care and is located in Hamden, Connecticut and is part of the Benchmark Senior Living network of communities. Residents who live at the facility are able to choose from a range of studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom room layouts.

    The community has an average rating of 8.8 out of 10 making it the 3rd highest rated community in the city out of 8 communities. See more information on reviews.

    To find information about the surrounding area including weather, crime, health facilities, parks, and more you can explore the neighborhood here.

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    Care Types at Community

    This community offers the following types of care

    Assisted Living

    Assisted living offers a supportive community environment with personalized care and assistance for seniors who value their independence but need help with daily activities.

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    Memory Care

    Memory care offers specialized support for seniors with Alzheimer's and dementia, focusing on safety, personalized care, and enhancing life quality.

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    Community Reviews

    Benchmark Senior Living At Hamden
    Based on My Caring Plan's proprietary scoring, including 64 reviews across the web


  • Ranking in City: 4 out of 8 communities in Hamden
  • Ranking in State: 103 out of 369 communities in CT
  • Food and Dining A

    Activities A

    Facility and Grounds A

    Care A

    Staff A

    Cleanliness A

    Employee Reviews

    Benchmark Senior Living
    Based on My Caring Plan's proprietary scoring, including 1016 reviews across the web

    The following insights are from employees that work in Connecticut

    Employee Pay B

    Employee Staff C

    Employee Culture B

    Review Summary

    The following is an AI generated summary of the reviews of the community from across the web.

    Many families and residents have shared their experiences at Benchmark Senior Living in Hamden, highlighting the facility's strengths and areas for improvement. Positive feedback frequently mentions the caring and attentive staff, a variety of activities, and the overall warm and secure environment provided for the residents. The facility is described as beautiful and well-maintained, with many reviewers appreciating the peace of mind that comes from knowing their loved ones are safe and well-cared for.

    Specifically, the management team is praised for being responsive and familiar with the residents' needs, contributing to a sense of community and personalized care. The food and service receive positive mentions, as do the efforts to engage residents in social interactions and activities that enhance their quality of life.

    However, there are criticisms as well, including concerns about the competency of certain staff members and the quality of housekeeping in the memory care unit. One review explicitly questions the authenticity of positive reviews, suggesting they may be influenced by the facility's management.

    Despite these criticisms, the majority of feedback is overwhelmingly positive, with many families expressing gratitude for the care their loved ones receive. The staff's dedication, especially in the memory care unit, is highlighted as a key factor in providing a loving and supportive environment for residents.

    In summary, Benchmark Senior Living in Hamden is generally well-regarded by most reviewers for its attentive staff, range of activities, and the quality of care provided, making it a recommended choice for senior living. However, as with any facility, there are areas that could benefit from improvement and closer attention.


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    Enhanced Health Support

    24/7 Care

    Medication Management

    Supportive Services

    Medication Assistance

    Personal Care Plans Based On Individual Needs


    Mind & Memory Care

    Respite Care

    24/7 Care

    Dedicated Staff

    Leadership Presence Model

    Executive Chef


    Recreation Room


    Computer Room With Internet Access



    Religious Services

    Community Amenities

    Hair Salon & Barber Shop

    Fitness Center


    Common Areas

    Room Amenities

    Outdoor Courtyards

    Walking Paths


    Dining Services

    Private Dining Room

    Demonstration Kitchen

    Delicious Meals And Snacks

    Dining Experience


    Scheduled Transportation




    What is in the Neighborhood

    General Area Overview
    • The closest city is Hamden which is 0.8 miles away and has a population of 59,847 (large town).
    • The average income is $87,700, which is very high compared to other zip codes.
    • Weather
      • High Temperature: 78
      • Low Temperature: 33
      • Average Temperature: 54.9
      • Day Breakdown: The area gets 140 days of rain, 24 days of snow and 200 days of sun
      • Precipitation: 1.4 inches a year

    Health and Safety Overview
    • The crime rate is 4.48 per 100 people which is high compared to other cities.
      • Violent Crime: 0.76 incidents per 100 people
      • Property Crime: 3.17 incidents per 100 people
      • Drug-Related Crime: 0.03 incidents per 100 people
    • The average life expectancy in zip code is 79.29 years old, which is high compared to other zip codes.
    • Air Quality: Good Days 134.0, Moderate Days 47.0, Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups Days 1.0, Unhealthy Days 0.0, Very Unhealthy Days 0.0, Hazardous Days 0.0

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    1.1 miles away
    Stop & Shop
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    Liuzzi Gourmet Food Market
    1.7 miles away
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    Bus Stations

    Whitney / Mount Carmel
    2.1 miles away
    State & Ridge
    3.7 miles away
    Whitney/Cold Spring
    4.4 miles away
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    Liberty Bank
    0.5 miles away
    Bank of America
    1.1 miles away
    Wells Fargo
    1.4 miles away
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    Peoples United Bank
    2.2 miles away


    Yale Health Center
    5.1 miles away
    Yale New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael Campus
    5.7 miles away
    Grimes Center
    5.7 miles away
    Connecticut Mental Health Center
    5.9 miles away
    Yale New Haven Hospital
    5.9 miles away


    0.9 miles away
    Rite Aid
    1.4 miles away
    CVS Pharmacy
    1.6 miles away
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    Aspen Dental
    1.1 miles away
    Dr. Dental
    1.5 miles away
    Parkway Dental
    1.9 miles away
    Pearl Dental Care
    2.0 miles away
    East Rock Dental LLC
    4.6 miles away


    Town Center Park
    0.5 miles away
    Freedom Park
    0.6 miles away
    Town Open Space (Skiff Street)
    1.1 miles away
    Timberwood Trail
    1.1 miles away
    Rocky Top
    1.3 miles away

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    Kings Acres
    1.9 miles away
    Westfield Meriden
    12.2 miles away
    Connecticut Post Mall
    12.3 miles away
    Brass Mill Center
    12.4 miles away
    Hawley Lane Mall
    16.6 miles away


    Act 2 Theater
    4.0 miles away
    Jones Auditorium
    4.0 miles away
    Lyman Center for the Performing Arts
    4.4 miles away
    Oakdale Theater
    5.3 miles away
    Little Theatre
    5.4 miles away


    Glenwood Drive-In
    0.5 miles away
    Kelly's Kone Konnection
    0.5 miles away
    Eli's on Whitney
    0.5 miles away
    Ixtapi Grille
    0.5 miles away
    Brown Stone House
    0.6 miles away

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