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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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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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423 Memory Care Facilities near Mountainside, NJ

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If your loved one needs memory care in Mountainside, A Place for Mom can help. With 423 memory care facilities in Mountainside, we’ll work with you to find the right fit for your family member’s budget, interests, and care needs.

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

You may also consider nearby communities such as Brick, Bridgewater or Brooklyn.

Memory Care Facilities near Mountainside, 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

I would recommend the community to others for their loved ones. The cleanliness stands out to me. The staff are very nice. My loved one is very happy here. Compared to other communities this is a good value for your money.

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Our tour with Sunrise was great. The facility is very nice. The decor is fancier and more up to date. Staff were also very friendly.

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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 ofBrighton Gardens of Edison
5.0

I would recommend the community to others for their loved ones. The cleanliness stands out to me. The staff are very nice. My loved one is very happy here. Compared to other communities this is a good value for your money.

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Review ofSunrise of Lower Makefield
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Our tour with Sunrise was great. The facility is very nice. The decor is fancier and more up to date. Staff were also very friendly.

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Brighton Gardens of Mountainside

1350 Route 22 West, Mountainside, NJ 07092

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
17
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Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

Brighton Gardens of Mountainside offers personalized care for older adults in Union County, NJ. Our compassionate team, including our Designated Care Managers, provides individualized care to fit your unique needs and preferences. We work to promote your independence, while providing you the...

4.0(33 reviews)

The staff members are very friendly and so far our loved one has not complained about any of the meals or dining service...

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Arbor Terrace Mountainside

1050 Springfield Avenue, Mountainside, NJ 07092

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
18

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

Arbor Terrace Mountainside provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Mountainside, New Jersey area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident will receive unique and...

4.4(17 reviews)
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Atria West 86

333 West 86th Street, New York, NY 10024

Starting at

$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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Atria Lynbrook

100 Peninsula Boulevard, Lynbrook, NY 11563

Starting at

$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

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$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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Spring Village at Pocono

329 E. Brown St, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
17

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

Spring Village at Pocono is a senior living community located in the lovely hamlet of East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania. This gorgeous senior living community is also situated right in the midst of the scenic and breathtaking Pocono Mountain area is the northern region of Pennsylvania. This places...

4.6(67 reviews)
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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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Harmony Village at CareOne Jackson

11 History Ln, Jackson, NJ 08527

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
10

Provides: Memory Care

Harmony Village at Care-One Jackson Memory Care Assisted Living accommodates 104 residents in studio apartments specifically designed for individuals that have memory impairments but may also need behavioral management and or medical care. Harmony Village has nurses on staff 24 hours a day as...

4.9(64 reviews)

My husband's dementia progressed and he became a "difficult patient". He had violent outbursts and the first facility I...

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Atria Riverdale

3718-3726 Henry Hudson Parkway, Riverdale, NY 10463

Starting at

$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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Symphony Manor of Feasterville

1730 Buck Road, Feasterville Trevose, PA 19053

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
22
2

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

Symphony Manor of Feasterville is a true Pennsylvania licensed assisted living and memory care with nurses in the community 24 hours a day/7 days a week.Symphony Manor of Feasterville is an assisted living and memory care community located in Lower Bucks County in Feasterville-Trevose,...

3.7(67 reviews)

Staff are so kind and compassionate, they make me feel like they are caring for their own loved one

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The Birches at Newtown

70 Durham Road, Newtown, PA 18940

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
8
9

Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

The Birches at Newtown in Newtown, PA offer the ideal setting for your senior living community. If you're looking for a community that exudes a friendly and fun atmosphere while still providing the little extra security you want you're in the right place. You'll be able to get as much...

4.5(58 reviews)

The Birches provides compassionate care for all their residents. They provide a full-time physical therapist and exercis...

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Atria Kew Gardens

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

Starting at

$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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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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Sunrise of Lower Makefield

631 Stony Hill Road, Yardley, PA 19067

Starting at

$X,XXX+ monthly
13
3
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Provides: Memory Care, Assisted Living

Sunrise Senior Living of Lower Makefield offers individualized care in a cozy and private atmosphere, located in Morrisville, Pennsylvania . Sunrise Senior Living of Lower Makefield's accessible location to the nearby city of Yardley makes travel easy to nearby historical attractions including...

4.3(54 reviews)

We had a great tour with Sunrise of Lower Makefield. It is a very nice place but it was just too expensive for what we w...

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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

Starting at

$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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Cost of memory care in Mountainside, NJ

The average cost of senior living in Mountainside is $6,854 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Edison, NJ with an average of $5,300 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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Mountainside, New Jersey

Memory Care

Memory care communities operate in compliance with a memory-care specific care program. This community utilizes caregivers who are trained annually in assisting people with dementia, an inability to make basic healthcare choices, and cognitive impairments. Residents in memory care need aid with personal care , medications, and eating. Basic services offered in memory care may include: social programs and activities, exercise and physical therapy programs, housekeeping and laundry service, and comfortable private or semi-private rooms. Memory care provides 24-hour monitored care with social activities, health management, and meals for occupants. The monthly median cost for a private room is around $11,650 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $10,646 . New Jersey maintains specific regulations related to this type of community. The Department of Health and Senior Services licenses this type of community.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of living is a motivating factor in selecting what location fits best. The rent burden for Mountainside is around 18.6% of the average monthly income. Mountainside has a median home value of about $619,219 and the median cost of rent is around $2,071 per month per month.

Demographics and Values

In terms of education, 53.6% have a college degree, 20.1% have a high-school diploma, and 22.4% have a graduate degree. Mountainside has a population density of 674 people per square mile. The total population of Mountainside consists of 6,982 people. Demographically, Mountainside is 3.7% Hispanic, 1.3% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.6% black, 2.7% mixed race, 87.4% white, 7.0% Asian, and 0.0% Native American. Out of the total population of Mountainside, 1.2% do not have health insurance, 58.8% participate in the labor force, 2.8% live in poverty, and 11.2% have some form of disability. Based on gender, 47.4% are male and 52.6% are female. The median age of Mountainside is 49 years old. In Mountainside, 5.8% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces.

State Information

An overview of New Jersey

Overall, New Jersey ranks 12th out of all states in quality of life and 6th in healthcare. There are 82 general hospitals and 119 health centers that provide care for 8,928,542 New Jersey residents. Morristown Medical Center, Deborah Heart And Lung Center, and Saint Clare’s Hospital/Denville Campus are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Out of a national average of 100, New Jersey has a cost of living index rating of 123, a grocery index rating of 110, and a housing index rating of 163. The natural beauty of New Jersey is ranked 13th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, New Jersey ranks 4th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. The state has a median age of 40 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 41% of New Jersey residents voted Republican and 55% voted Democrat. In terms of religious values, 35% of New Jersey’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 6,114 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-13%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-6%, Muslim-3%, and Hindu-3%. In New Jersey there are 178 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 5.51 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 3.94 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 33F. The average high winter temperature is around 47F in the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 15F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in New Jersey is around 73F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 88F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 54F in the month of June. The average air quality index rating in New Jersey is 41.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 52.9 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for New Jersey is around 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 72% in the month of September. While residents of New Jersey mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in New Jersey can include hurricanes and floods.

Wildlife to be found in New Jersey

The state of New Jersey has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of candy’s lobelia, staggerbush, black locust, and red maple. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the black racer snake, the porcupine, the Canada geese, or the eastern cottontail. The state animal of New Jersey is the horse.

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