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Jewish Community Housing for the Elderly (JCHE) is now 2Life Communities.

Why the name change?

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New name, same timeless values.

Superior housing that's broadly affordable in communities where you can explore, learn, connect, and thrive.

2Life Communities Mission

The need for affordable living options

The biggest demographic shift in history

By 2030, 1 out of 5 Americans will be 65 and over

—US Census Bureau

The biggest concern for older Americans: housing that's affordable

42% of Americans have less than $10,000 saved for retirement

—CNBC

The need for affordable living options that support healthy, joyful aging is only going to grow.

We’re committed to meeting that need.
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Live in a 2Life Community

Our buildings have rental apartments that are fully equipped, space to enjoy with friends and neighbors, interesting and engaging programs, and grounds that are beautifully maintained.

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Who We Are

Get Involved

2Life Communities depends on the support of engaged, compassionate people like you to keep creating new programs for residents and build new communities to meet the growing need in the greater Boston area.

Be a part of your community