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Defiantly joyful. Unmistakably home. Say hello to Brown Family House.

All it takes is one visit. One step into the bright, light-filled interior of Brown Family House and you’ll know — this is not your typical affordable housing community. As part of the 2Life Communities family, we strive to be different. Better. From the inside-out, we’ve created an environment that shines with energy, and inspires joy and purpose for older adults aged 62+ in Brookline, Massachusetts. 

At first glance, you’ll sense the comfort here. The genuine bond between residents and staff that’s built on individual respect, understanding, and friendship. You’ll see the smiles and feel the unmistakable warmth of family, with people finding joy in each other’s company and supporting one other — yet still living independently. 

Located in the sought-after Coolidge Corner neighborhood, Brown Family House is only 4.5 miles from Boston and close to public transit for daily outings. The activity-driven Brookline Senior Center is just around the corner and the inclusive Congregation Kehillath Israel is connected to Brown Family House, offering multiple opportunities for learning, intergenerational programs, and more.

Take your first step toward defiantly joyful independent living at Brown Family House. Schedule a visit or apply for residency now. 

A vibrant, purposeful life for every older adult.

Watch our video to learn how 2Life Communities is changing the face of affordable senior living for adults age 62 and better. 

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Independence with a safety net.

Brown Family House is designed to empower you to live independently while also providing the security of knowing you’re never alone. With on-site management and an emergency response system, there’s always someone nearby if you need help. If you need in-home care, our care coordinator is available to assist you in finding an option that works for you so you can remain at Brown Family House as long as you choose.