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Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.

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Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

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VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

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Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

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Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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About Memory Care

Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.

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Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.

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351 Memory Care Facilities near Mahwah, NJ

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If your loved one needs memory care in Mahwah, A Place for Mom can help. With 351 memory care facilities in Mahwah, we’ll work with you to find the right fit for your family member’s budget, interests, and care needs.

Alzheimer’s care in Mahwah incorporates memory care activities and therapies to reduce residents’ confusion and agitation. Mahwah memory care also provides security features and supervision, along with trained staff. If you’re considering dementia care in Mahwah, know it’s a safe setting for your older relative.

You may also consider nearby communities such as Briarcliff Manor, Brooklyn or Darien.

Memory Care Facilities near Mahwah, NJ

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5.0

The community has been wonderful, caring, and supportive. The director is superb. My loved one has received good care so far. The room is large and much better for my loved one that at another community. This is an older assisted living community. It is very nice here.

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5.0

This felt too big for my loved one. The people were nice here.

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Review ofAtria Kew Gardens
5.0

My father has been living at Atria Kew Gardens in the memory care area. The staff are so loving and care for my father so well. I tried to care for him myself at home but it was such a struggle and when I made the decision to move him it was a difficult one. But I see now that I made the right choice and everyone has just been so helpful.

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Recent reviews of Memory Care in Mahwah, NJ
Review ofSomerset Gardens
5.0

The community has been wonderful, caring, and supportive. The director is superb. My loved one has received good care so far. The room is large and much better for my loved one that at another community. This is an older assisted living community. It is very nice here.

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Review ofSomerset Gardens
5.0

This felt too big for my loved one. The people were nice here.

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Review ofAtria Kew Gardens
5.0

My father has been living at Atria Kew Gardens in the memory care area. The staff are so loving and care for my father so well. I tried to care for him myself at home but it was such a struggle and when I made the decision to move him it was a difficult one. But I see now that I made the right choice and everyone has just been so helpful.

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Atria West 86

333 West 86th Street, New York, NY 10024

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$X,XXX+ monthly
14
6
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Provides: Assisted Living

Ideally situated and all-inclusive, this luxury residence is tailored exclusively to older New Yorkers – and makes it easier to live in the artistic and cultural heart of the City, just one block from scenic Riverside Park. Featuring handsome pre-war architecture, art deco-inspired finishes and...

4.4(108 reviews)

We liked this community a lot. it was just too expensive for a studio. Also it was not near a lot of things to walk to. ...

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Birchwood Suites Enhanced Assisted Living and Memory Care

423 Clay Pitts Road, East Northport, NY 11731

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
11

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living, Independent Living

Birchwood Suites is a a fully enhanced assisted living community nestled on five acres of beautiful property in East Northport, NY. Our community offers a variety of luxury suites when life becomes too difficult or unsafe to live alone. Our Enhanced License, appointed by the New York State...

4.0(85 reviews)
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Atria Lynbrook

100 Peninsula Boulevard, Lynbrook, NY 11563

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$X,XXX+ monthly
10
9
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Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

For more than 20 years, Atria Lynbrook has proudly served the families of Nassau County. With a continuing commitment to quality, the community is undergoing an extensive renovation to enhance its beauty and functionality, scheduled for completion in March 2020. Residents will enjoy a host of...

4.5(75 reviews)
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Spring Hills Somerset

473 DeMott Lane, Somerset, NJ 08873

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
21

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

At Spring Hills Somerset, we are committed to making healthy living the foundation of every aspect of life. From dining that truly satisfies, to fitness that invigorates and motivates, down to the smaller details, such as our use of safe, non-toxic cleaning products in each assisted living...

4.5(71 reviews)

The first impression we had right away was how clean and well kept the community it. Based on our experience so far we w...

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Sutton Gardens Assisted Living

147-02 34th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11354

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
12

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

At Sutton Gardens Senior Living, we place great emphasis on Personal Care. Our unique home--like environment allows us to give more attention to each resident. We are like one big family. Our Mission is to preserve dignity and well--being,by providing quality care and enjoyment in a warm and...

3.4(93 reviews)

They have a caring staff and a hands-on director. You can tell that the people there really like what they're doing, an...

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Atria Cranford

10 Jackson Drive, Cranford, NJ 07016

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$X,XXX+ monthly
10
5
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Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living, Independent Living

Conveniently located just off the Garden State Parkway, down the road from Rahway River Park, Atria Cranford has served Union County families for more than 20 years. A friendly, tenured staff – including more than 60 employees with over a decade of experience at the community – is available 24/7....

4.0(79 reviews)

We have been very happy with this community and the care that my loved one is receiving. All of the staff that we have ...

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Five Star Premier Residences of Yonkers

537 Riverdale Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10705

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
20
6

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living, Independent Living

A charming neighborhood setting combined with a location convenient to the fabulous attractions of Manhattan and Westchester County. Located in Westchester County, Classic Residence is close to the historic attractions and cultural allure of Manhattan. #800-S-124 Memory Support #800-F-979

4.1(74 reviews)
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Atria Riverdale

3718-3726 Henry Hudson Parkway, Riverdale, NY 10463

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$X,XXX+ monthly
7
8
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Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

Conveniently located just minutes from the City, Westchester and New Jersey, Atria Riverdale has been the Bronx's senior living community of choice for more than 15 years. With a continued commitment to quality, they have just completed a $14 million renovation to enhance the beauty and...

3.8(71 reviews)

We are having a problem with the billing. We were told that as long as we signed by Sep 30th that we would get a promoti...

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The Waterford on the Bay

2900 Bragg Street, Brooklyn, NY 11235

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
13

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living, Independent Living

The Waterford on the Bay is Brooklyn's premier waterfront senior living residence. It is one of the most popular assisted living residences which feature a luxurious, hotel-like atmosphere, five-star concierge assistance, daily housekeeping, and a lavish fine dining room, our mission is to...

4.1(64 reviews)
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Atria Kew Gardens

117-01 84th Avenue, Kew Gardens, NY 11418

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$X,XXX+ monthly
14
5
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Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

For more than 15 years, Atria Kew Gardens has served the families of Queens. With a continued commitment to quality, they have just completed an extensive renovation and expansion to enhance the beauty and functionality of their community — and better serve the growing needs of those living...

4.2(60 reviews)

My father has been living at Atria Kew Gardens in the memory care area. The staff are so loving and care for my father ...

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Juniper Village at Paramus

186 Paramus Road, Paramus, NJ 07652

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
11
5

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

Juniper Village at Paramus is a lively community that offers both standard assisted living for those needing a little help with activities of daily life and a secure memory care environment designed for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and other memory disorders.Lovely outdoor walking paths...

4.1(61 reviews)

Our family had an in person tour and we loved Juniper Village that was my first choice, great first impression right off...

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Spring Village at Danbury

8 Glen Hill Road, Danbury, CT 06811

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
16
3

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

Spring Village at Danbury is a senior living community that strives to enhance the quality of life for all seniors. We are an affordable, safe option dedicated to enriching the mind, body and spirit of people who wish to live independently, with minimal assistance and for those who need high...

4.5(53 reviews)

Excellent staff, easy to work with. Real team players-I'm a visiting nurse and go to many buildings-at Spring Village. ...

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Twin Cedar Senior Living

364 Little Walker Rd, Shohola, PA 18458

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
8

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

Life at Twin CedarTwin Cedar Senior Living is an award winning assisted living/personal care home that offers a wonderful lifestyle in a perfect location, bordering New York and New Jersey giving our residents family and friends the ability to visit with ease. Our home is a 37-bed assisted living...

4.9(49 reviews)

My brother has been living at Twin Cedars since 2016. I have been so impressed with the care he has received from a dedi...

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The Arbors at Westbury

45 Jericho Turnpike, Jericho, NY 11753

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
10
2

Provides: Assisted Living

The Arbors Assisted Living is the Premier ALL INCLUSIVE assisted living option on Long Island.The Arbors Assisted Living community at Westbury creates a nurturing, supportive and active environment for active senior living. The Arbors adult communities are more than a retirement community or an...

3.9(61 reviews)

I thought The Arbors was a very nice place. They just didn’t have anything larger than a studio. If they had more opti...

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Maplewood at Newtown

166 Mt Pleasant Road, Newtown, CT 06470

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$X,XXX+ monthly
11
3

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

Maplewood at Newtown has much to offer residents and families -- from the sunlit lobby and resort-style couryard to the helpful concierge service and family-friendly country store. Thoughtfully laid-out apartments, designed specifically for older adults, are beautifully appointed and feature...

4.4(53 reviews)

Am writing this on behalf of our resident {name removed} because her hands troubled. '' I love living her! I am very hap...

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Somerset Gardens

150 Sunnyside Boulevard, Plainview, NY 11803

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
11

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

Somerset Gardens Senior Living of Plainview, conveniently located off the Long Island Expressway, offers personalized assisted living in a warm and caring environment supervised 24 hours a day. Our elegant apartments and dedicated staff ensure that each resident enjoys the comforts of home....

4.2(55 reviews)

Somerset Gardens has been a very caring assisted living community for my mother. From the moment we selected this commun...

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Atria Briarcliff Manor

1025 Pleasantville Road, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510

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$X,XXX+ monthly
10
7
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Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

Atria Briarcliff Manor offers a charming apartment community combining the amenities of a resort with the beauty of a country inn. Near Law Memorial Park in Westchester, we are within walking distance of the village's downtown area. Whether relaxing on our wraparound porches, staying active at...

4.4(52 reviews)

My mother transferred to this Atria from another Atria to be closer to me and my family before the pandemic. After livi...

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Maplewood at Danbury

22 Hospital Avenue, Danbury, CT 06810

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
12
3

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living, Independent Living

Maplewood at Danbury has the unique feeling of a country inn, carefully blending a comfortable yet elegant decor, an enthusiastic staff, engaging social enrichment and expertly prepared meals featuring farm-fresh ingredients to create a unqiely special memory care and assisted living community. ...

4.3(52 reviews)

Everyone here is very welcoming and kind. The food here is great! The best part of my day is when the staff comes in my ...

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Benchmark Senior Living at Ridgefield Crossings

640 Danbury Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
16
3

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living, Independent Living

Residents of Ridgefield Crossings enjoy attractive apartments, comfortable community rooms, a lovely outdoor patio and garden and an ever-changing program of social and fitness activities. 24- hour assistance is personally tailored to each resident's changing needs and is provided for by a caring...

4.4(49 reviews)

Our family had an in person tour and it was a very good experience, it was right in line with other communities we check...

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Brighton Gardens of Edison

1801 Oak Tree Road, Edison, NJ 08820

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
14
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Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

Brighton Gardens of Edison is located just minutes from the Garden State Parkway, the New Jersey Turnpike, Route 1, Route 287, and is within walking distance from the Metro Park train station. Residents may enjoy the many nearby attractions including the Menlo Park Mall, seasonal farmers markets,...

3.9(53 reviews)
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Cost of memory care in Mahwah, NJ

The average cost of senior living in Mahwah is $6,978 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Saddle River, NJ with an average of $5,017 per month.

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What is memory care?

 Memory care supports the unique needs of seniors with Alzheimer’s and dementia. Memory care communities provide enhanced security, dementia therapies, and spaces designed to prevent wandering. Services in memory care facilities often include:

  • Medication management
  • Memory-enhancing activities
  • Help with personal care
  • Mobility assistance
  • 24-hour care and supervision
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Learn More About Memory Care in Mahwah, NJ

Mahwah provides convenient access to all resources and services that meet daily needs, including shopping centers, restaurants, and healthcare facilities, either in neighboring cities or within city limits. For leisure and entertainment, residents of Mahwah enjoy the local historic sites and parks, like the John Bartholf House or Airmount Park.

In Mahwah, memory care communities — sometimes called Alzheimer’s care or dementia care facilities — provide specialized care for seniors who have Alzheimer’s, dementia, or other forms of memory loss. These communities offer personalized cognitive rehabilitation programs alongside assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs). Memory care usually includes 24-hour supervision and unique design elements, like outdoor gardens and color-coded walls, to help ease anxiety, agitation, and other symptoms of dementia.

Cost of Memory Care in Mahwah, NJ

The cost of memory care in Mahwah varies depending on each community. The median monthly cost of memory care in 2019 in the state of New Jersey was around $7,000. To learn more about memory care in Mahwah, contact one of A Place for Mom’s Senior Living Advisors.

Learn More About Mahwah, NJ

Cost of Living

The total household expenses associated with living in Mahwah are rated 31 points above the national average. Grocery and other essential costs are also rated above the average.

Index Scores

All index scores are based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates that the cost is twice as expensive as the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half as expensive.

Household Expenses Health Care Insurance Entertainment Groceries Clothing
131 146 144 136 126 132

Income and Housing

Median Income Age 45-64 Median Income Age 65+ Median Household Income Average Individual Income Median Employee Salary Average Property Tax One-bedroom Apartment Gross Rent Estimate
$118,083 per year $77,723 per year $109,724 per year $51,547 per year $58,072 per year $8,689 per year $1,328 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Mahwah include:

Good Samaritan Hospital

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 280+
  • Specialties: emergency department, physical therapy, joint replacement

The Valley Hospital

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 380+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, spine surgery

Weather and Climate

Mahwah’s climate is classified as humid continental, experiencing hot summers and cool to cold winters. The average humidity level is 62%, and humidity levels are often highest during September at about 67%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
27°F 36°F 18°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
73°F 84°F 62°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 105

This index is based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the presence of air pollutants than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates half the presence.

Precipitation

  • Average annual precipitation: 50″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median Age Percent of Population Over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
41 19.1% 26,756 1,038 per square mile 2.4

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian Black Hispanic or Latino Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Two or More Races White (not Hispanic or Latino)
0.1% 12.3% 3.2% 11.5% 0.1% 1.5% 72.3%

These figures were taken from the most recent U.S. Census.

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

These scores were taken from the 2020 Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

  • Non-discrimination laws in Paterson: 30/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 62/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for Bergen County

Democratic Republican Other
54.5% 42.5% 2.9%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Some of the most popular museums and historic sites in Mahwah include:

  • Mahwah Museum
  • John Bartholf House

Outdoor attractions in Mahwah:

  • Airmount Park
  • Winter’s Park
  • Norvin Green State Forest

Mahwah’s top entertainment destinations and shopping districts are:

  • Mahwah Food Truck Festival

Transportation

Short Line Bus offers Mahwah residents bus transportation to Manhattan. Taxis and rideshare services are also available in Mahwah.

Frequently asked questions

Thrive at Montvale , Arden Courts of Wayne and Clover Hill Senior Living are the top rated memory care facilities near Mahwah, New Jersey. See full list of communities.

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