Published in the October 20, 2017 edition

MELROSE — The Residence at Melrose Station ( located at 158 Essex St., announces that the community will be participating in “Greenlight A Vet,” a campaign created by Walmart to create visible national support for U.S. veterans by having businesses and households display a green colored light. The Residence at Melrose Station is collaborating with CAREtenders Visiting Nurse Association on the campaign and providing free green light bulbs to the public.

Those who would like to participate are invited to pick up a free green light bulb at The Residence at Melrose Station from October 23 through November 10 between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.  The green bulb is then to be used, preferably outside, in place of an existing regular light bulb for the month of November, or beyond, to show your support and appreciation for our veterans.

The Greenlight a Vet campaign is designed to raise awareness and support for men and women who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces. Learn more about it at

Owned and operated by LCB Senior Living (, the Residence at Melrose Station offers the area’s finest independent, assisted, and memory care assisted living for local seniors.

Independent Living residents at The Residence at Melrose Station have private apartments with a kitchenette and bath, along with the peace of mind of 24-hour security, three nutritious meals prepared and served “Anytime Dining” style on-site, available laundry and cleaning services, a full engagement program, building and grounds maintenance, and a host of optional services. Assisted Living residents have all of the above, along with assistance with the activities of daily living, including dressing, bathing, medication reminders, and other services.

The community also includes LCB’s renowned Reflections Memory Care services for residents with Alzheimer’s disease and other memory impairments. In addition to offering sophisticated cognitive programming and a range of daily services, Reflections is a secure, safe environment with its own common areas, walking courtyard, and other amenities. All programming was developed in collaboration with the Harvard Medical School, McLean Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

LCB Senior Living, LLC is a leading senior housing operator and developer with roots that go back to 1994. Headquartered in Norwood, the LCB team was among the region’s first Assisted Living providers. The company owns and/or operates communities throughout New England and the Mid-Atlantic states, offering the finest Independent, Assisted and Reflections Memory Care living options.

Further information can be found on the community’s website ( or by calling 781-620-8990.