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Senior housing types near Paterson, NJ

  • Van Dyk Park Place

    Van Dyk Park Place

    644 Goffle Road, Hawthorne, NJ 07506
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    When visitors come to Van Dyk Park Place, they immediately notice the friendly and pleasant surroundings here. Owned for sixty years by the Van Dyk family, our CEO, Bob Van Dyk, is dedicated to giving the highest level of care to our residents and patients alike. Park Place is decorated warmly, with...

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  • Arden Courts of Wayne

    Arden Courts of Wayne

    800 Hamburg Turnpike, Wayne, NJ 07470
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    For nearly 25 years, Arden Courts Memory Care has catered to the special needs of individuals with memory loss. Staffed by specially trained caregivers, Arden Courts cares for individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Each community features home like common areas,...

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  • Brookdale Wayne AL/MC

    Brookdale Wayne AL/MC

    820 Hamburg Turnpike, Wayne, NJ 07470
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    Here you’ll never stop growing. If you’re looking for fun and freedom in senior living, our senior living community could be the right fit for you. With both assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care on one campus, you’ll have the care you need when you need it. Plus, we’re just a 40-minute...

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  • Brookdale Paramus

    Brookdale Paramus

    186 Paramus Road, Paramus, NJ 07652
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    Live your best life where you never stop growing. If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our senior living community with both assisted living and memory care could be the right fit for you and your family. You’ll...

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  • Horizon Manor North Residential Healthcare Facility

    Horizon Manor North Residential Healthcare Facility

    73 Overlook Road, Montclair, NJ 07043
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           A beautiful Victorian Home in lovely Upper Montclair with Tudors and old oaks as your neighbors.  Spacious Veranda for quiet chats overlooking well maintained properties.          18th Century appointed private and...

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  • Sunrise of Wayne

    Sunrise of Wayne

    184 Berdan Avenue, Wayne, NJ 07470
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Sunrise of Paramus

    Sunrise of Paramus

    567 Paramus Road, Paramus, NJ 07652
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    Assisted living in Paramus, NJ, begins with Sunrise of Paramus, a cozy community filled with the warmest touches of home. Our very convenient location makes visiting loved ones easy. We’re just 20 minutes from the George Washington Bridge and close to all major highways. Our fantastic staff members,...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Paramus

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Paramus

    143 Farview Avenue, Paramus, NJ 07652
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    Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based upon...

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  • CareOne at Wayne

    CareOne at Wayne

    493 Black Oak Ridge Road, Wayne, NJ 07470
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    CareOne at Wayne is an assisted living community located in Wayne, New Jersey in Passaic County and home to just over 54,000 people. Wayne is a vibrant community with lots of great shopping, stores, movies and relaxing activities. Residents can get out and take their nature walks, enjoy park-like...

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  • Sunrise at West Essex

    Sunrise at West Essex

    47 Greenbrook Road, Fairfield, NJ 07004
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • CareOne at the Cupola

    CareOne at the Cupola

    W 100 Ridgewood Avenue, Paramus, NJ 07652
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    CareOne at the Cupola is an assisted living community located in Paramus, New Jersey, in Bergen County and home to just over 26,000 people. Paramus is a wonderful borough with parks, golf, tennis shopping malls, small eateries and convenient access to interstates to New York. Residents will enjoy...

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  • Atria Waldwick NOW OPEN

    Atria Waldwick NOW OPEN

    245 Wyckoff Ave, Waldwick, NJ 07463
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    Located in a residential neighborhood in northern Bergen County, Atria Waldwick is a vibrant community designed to help older people enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle – and experience greater well-being. This inviting residence offers a selection of private suite, one- and two- bedroom...

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  • Brighton Gardens of West Orange

    Brighton Gardens of West Orange

    220 Pleasant Valley Way, West Orange, NJ 07052
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    Brighton Gardens of West Orange is located in a beautiful suburban setting only 20 minutes from New York City amenities. We are nestled between a premier golf course and the historic South Mountain Reservation, which includes acres of protected land with parks, walkways and trails. We partner with...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Mahwah

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Mahwah

    699 Wyckoff Avenue, Mahwah, NJ 07652
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    Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based upon...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Hillsdale West

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Hillsdale West

    45 Pascack Rd, Hillsdale, NJ 07642
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    Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based upon...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Hillsdale East

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Hillsdale East

    60 Pascack Road, Hillsdale, NJ 07642
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    Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based upon...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Saddle River

    Brighton Gardens of Saddle River

    5 Boroline Road, Saddle River, NJ 07458
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    About Brighton Gardens of Saddle River Community & Location Highlights: •Offering assisted living, short-term stays, Reminiscence Neighborhood for residents with advanced memory loss and Terrace Day Club for residents with mild memory loss •Coordination of hospice and nursing services allow...

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  • La Paula Manor

    25 South Paula Drive, Bergenfield, NJ 07621
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    La Paula Manor is a 12 bedroom home located in a nice residential neighborhood. Alzheimer's care is our specialty and with one person per room we are able to give our full attention to each resident.

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  • Allendale Community for Senior Living

    Allendale Community for Senior Living

    85 Harreton Road, Allendale, NJ 07401
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    The Allendale Community for Senior Living is Bergen County's premier continuum-of-care facility, comprised of three separate residences: The Atrium for residential living, Carlton Court for assisted living and the Allendale Nursing Home. This family-owned and operated community has earned a...

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  • La Paula at Main

    244 East Main Street, Bergenfield, NJ 07621
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    La Paula at Main is a company dedicated to providing care and services to the growing number of elderly persons in Northern New Jersey affected with Dementia and Alzheimer's disease. We are designed to be a therapeutic environment. We are committed to improving the quality of life of the elderly by...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Woodcliff Lake

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Woodcliff Lake

    290 Werimus Road, Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677
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    Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based upon...

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  • Brookdale Emerson

    Brookdale Emerson

    590 Old Hook Road, Emerson, NJ 07630
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    Redefine your independence and do more every day. If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our assisted living and memory care community could be right for you. So go ahead and take a dancing class or join your friends...

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  • Arden Courts of West Orange

    Arden Courts of West Orange

    510 Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052
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    For nearly 25 years, Arden Courts Memory Care has catered to the special needs of individuals with memory loss. Staffed by specially trained caregivers, Arden Courts cares for individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Each community features home like common areas,...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Ramsey

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Ramsey

    38 North Central Ave, Ramsey, NJ 07446
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    Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based upon...

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  • Brookdale West Orange

    Brookdale West Orange

    520 Prospect Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052
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    You’ll have the care you need if you need it so you can focus on having fun. With assisted living and memory care on one campus, we customize your care to your specific needs. And our community is just 30 minutes away from New York City so you can enjoy all the great shopping and restaurants that...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Lake Street

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Lake Street

    70 Lake St, Ramsey, NJ 07446
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    Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based upon...

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  • Sunrise of Woodcliff Lake

    Sunrise of Woodcliff Lake

    430 Chestnut Ridge Road, Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • The Chelsea at Montville

    The Chelsea at Montville

    165 Changebridge Road, Montville, NJ 07045
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    Located in Morris County, The Chelsea at Montville offers several senior living options in a comfortable setting. Our spacious community offers areas to sit and meet new people, space to enjoy a book from our library, opportunities to listen to a resident or guest play our piano, or take a relaxing...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Cresskill

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Cresskill

    248 Madison Avenue, Cresskill, NJ 07626
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    Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based upon...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Park Ridge

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Park Ridge

    103 Kinderkamack Rd, Park Ridge, NJ 07656
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    Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based upon...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Montville

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Montville

    55 River Road, Montville, NJ 07045
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    Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based upon...

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  • Sunrise of Cresskill

    Sunrise of Cresskill

    3 Tenakill Park Drive East, Cresskill, NJ 07626
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    About Sunrise of Cresskill Community & Location Highlights: •Sunrise of Cresskill, NJ, offers a range of Bergen County senior living options, including independent living, assisted living, memory care and short-term stays •Shopping and recreation, including swimming, are less than a mile away...

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  • Atrium Senior Living of Park Ridge

    Atrium Senior Living of Park Ridge

    124 Noyes Dr, Park Ridge, NJ 07656
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    Extraordinary Healthcare with Incomparable Elegance' The Atrium Health Group is focused on providing the highest quality care for each person in every stage of senior life. At the Park Ridge Campus we are pleased to be able to offer a continuum of care one just one property. With Mill Pond Assisted...

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  • Hudson Hills

    Hudson Hills

    3505 Bergen Turnpike, North Bergen, NJ 07047
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    Hudson Hills Senior Living invites residents to a home of endless possibilities, growth and comfort. Residents choose from spacious studio, one and two bedroom apartments and live a maintenance-free lifestyle. All daily amenities are included in this North Bergen, New Jersey Independent Living...

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  • Sunrise of Old Tappan

    Sunrise of Old Tappan

    195 Old Tappan Road, Old Tappan, NJ 07675
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    Sunrise of Old Tappan, located in northern New Jersey, just 30 miles from Manhattan, offers assisted living, memory care, respite care and coordination of hospice care to seniors in Bergen County, Rockland County, and New York City. Oakes Park, located directly adjacent to our community, is a...

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  • Sunrise of Edgewater

    Sunrise of Edgewater

    351 River Road, Edgewater, NJ 07020
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Sycamore Living at East Hanover

    Sycamore Living at East Hanover

    1 S. Ridgedale Ave, East Hanover, NJ 07936
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    Features and Amenities: Private Rooms with Private Showers Clinical Programs designed with a Person-Directed Approach State-of-the-Art Rehabilitation Therapy: Aquatic Therapy Pool with underwater treadmill Activities of Daily Living (ADL) Suite Physical, Occupational, & Speech Therapy 7 days per...

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  • Promenade at Blue Hill

    Promenade at Blue Hill

    582 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Pearl River, NY 10965
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    Seniors live happily, in comfort and with dignity at our family owned and operated, state-of-the art dual-care community. For many, it's like being home; for others, it's even better. Natural light, indoor and outdoor courtyards and walking paths, and specially planned activities and services...

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  • CareOne at Morris Assisted Living

    CareOne at Morris Assisted Living

    200 Mazdabrook Road, Parsippany, NJ 07054
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    CareOne at Morris Assisted Living is conveniently located near major highways including Route 80, Route 287, and Route 46. We take pride in providing a broad continuum of health care services in a Campus setting. We are part of a CareOne Senior Care Communities -- In addition to CareOne at Morris...

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  • Atria Norwood

    Atria Norwood

    545 Tappan Road, Norwood, NJ 07648
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    Located in a quaint borough in northern Bergen County, Atria Norwood is a modern community designed to help older people enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle – and experience greater well-being. This inviting residence offers a selection of spacious studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments, most...

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  • Atria Riverdale

    Atria Riverdale

    3718-3726 Henry Hudson Parkway, Riverdale, NY 10463
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    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...

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  • Five Star Premier Residences of Yonkers

    Five Star Premier Residences of Yonkers

    537 Riverdale Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10705
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    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

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  • CareOne at Livingston Assisted Living

    CareOne at Livingston Assisted Living

    76 Passaic Avenue, Livingston, NJ 07039
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    CareOne at Livingston Assisted Living is conveniently located near major highways and sits between the Livingston Mall and Short Hills Mall on Passaic Avenue.  We take pride in providing a broad continuum of health care services in a Campus setting. Part of a CareOne Senior Care Community ...

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  • Brookdale Florham Park

    Brookdale Florham Park

    8 James Street, Florham Park, NJ 07932
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    There’s a lot to love here, and redefined independence is just one of those things. With both assisted living and memory care, you’ll have the care you need, when you need it. Our memory care program is rooted in “a person-centered approach,” which means we help our residents find a sense of...

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  • Alaris Health at The Atrium

    Alaris Health at The Atrium

    330 Ninth Street, Jersey City, NJ 07302
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    The Best of Everything under One Roof The Hamilton Park campus has been providing care to the Hudson County community since 1989. The Health center has been custom designed to fulfill the needs and wishes of those who share our values and our love of life. Our complete continuum of care provides...

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  • Arden Courts of Whippany

    Arden Courts of Whippany

    18 Eden Lane, Whippany, NJ 07981
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    For nearly 25 years, Arden Courts Memory Care has catered to the special needs of individuals with memory loss. Staffed by specially trained caregivers, Arden Courts cares for individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Each community features home like common areas,...

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  • Lester Senior Housing Community Life in Whippany

    Lester Senior Housing Community Life in Whippany

    903-905 Route 10 East, Whippany, NJ 07981
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    Caring for the elderly is more than a Jewish tradition…it is a tenet that has been passed from generation to generation and lives today within the hearts and minds of the families within our community. As an extension of this commitment the Lester Senior Housing community was developed by the...

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  • Artis of Chestnut Ridge (Opening Spring 2020)

    Artis of Chestnut Ridge (Opening Spring 2020)

    801 Chestnut Ridge Rd, Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977
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    Artis Senior Living of Chestnut Ridge offers specialized memory care for individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia in Spring Valley, NY. Our unique neighborhood-centered community empowers residents to maintain their independence and interests without sacrificing the expert...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Florham Park

    Brighton Gardens of Florham Park

    21 Ridgedale Avenue, Florham Park, NJ 07932
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    Come visit our community nestled in the suburbs of Florham Park with tree-lined walking paths surrounding us. Enter our community and you'll experience first hand the Sunrise Difference. Please call for more information or to schedule a visit to find out how Brighton Gardens can enrich your life or...

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  • The Country Home

    The Country Home

    1095 Tabor Road, Morris Plains, NJ 07950
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    The Country Home for Seniors of Morris Plains, New Jersey is pleased to inform you that we offer two types of services to the elderly population. One is Dementia/Alzehimer's care. We have private and semi-private rooms with a capacity for 17 residents. Since we are not a big institution, we cherish...

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Paterson, New Jersey

Memory Care

Memory care services provide aid to people who need specialized memory care. A memory care community utilizes staff who have received trained annually in caring for individuals with cognitive impairments, an inability to make basic care choices, and memory care. Structured activities are provided by caregivers educated explicitly on providing aid for people with memory deficiencies. Memory care offers 24-hour supervised care with recreational activities, health management, and meals for members. Alzheimer's living communities possess secured communities to limit wandering which is a typical symptom of Dementia. The annual median cost for a private room is around $139,795 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $127,750 . New Jersey has specific regulations associated with this type of community. The Department of Health and Senior Services licenses this type of community.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, particularly those with chronic illnesses or those requiring continuing care, proximity to medical communities might be a key consideration while determining which care home best meets your loved ones needs. In total, there is one hospital located in Paterson which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals that service Paterson include St Joseph's University Medical Center.

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a big influence in deciding which community is the best fit for you or your loved one. Paterson has a sales tax of 6.63%. Paterson has a cost-of-living index of around 122.5 based on an average score of 100, where anything above 100 is more expensive than the national average. Paterson has a grocery price index of 104.4.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

Climate is a significant factor in deciding which destination meets the needs of you or your loved one. During the summer months, the average temperature in Paterson is about 74F. The low summer temperature drops to roughly 61F during June. The summer high temperature rises to around 86F during the month of August. Over the wintertime, the average temperature dips to roughly 32F. The peak winter temperature is around 40F during the month of January. The lowest winter temperature is about 21 F during the month of February. Paterson has a hot-summer humid continental type of climate. The average humidity level for Paterson is about 60%. Humidity levels are highest during the month of September at approximately 63%. Monthly, Paterson gets about 7 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation historically falls in October with an average of 16 inches during the month. In terms of snow fall Paterson gets an average of 25.10 inches of snow in a year. The average air quality index rating in Paterson is approximately 38.1. The average air quality conditions are rated as good. The air quality index score reaches its highest during July at around 50.6. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total city population, 52.2% are female and 47.8% are male. In Paterson, 21.1% of the population are over the age of 55, 8.4% are over the age of 60, 4.7% are over the age of 70, and 2.2% are over the age of 80. The median age of Paterson is 33 years old. In terms of crime, Paterson has 22.9 property crimes per 1000 residents and 6.9 violent crimes per 1000 residents. In the previous presidential election, 59.5% voted Democrat, 3.3% voted for a third party candidate, and 37.2% voted Republican in Passaic county. Out of the total population of Paterson, 57.5% participate in the labor force, 29.0% live in poverty, 8.3% have some form of disability, and 5.0% consider themselves widows. Demographically, Paterson is 0.1% Native American, 5.5% mixed race, 27.8% black, 30.0% white, 3.9% Asian, 60.7% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 32.8% other or not specified. In Paterson, 1.7% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Paterson is considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. The current population of Paterson is shrinking at a rate of -0.001%. Paterson has a population density of 6,823 people per square mile. The total population of Paterson consists of 148,678 people. Of the population of Paterson 10.3% have a college degree, 41.2% have a high-school diploma, and 2.6% have a graduate degree. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Paterson 41.4% practice Catholicism, 2.1% practice another Christian faith, and 1.4% are Presbyterians. In Paterson, 41.7% are nonbelievers. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Paterson, out of the total population 2.0% practice Judaism, 0.7% practice an Eastern religion, and 5.6% practice Islam.

State Information

An overview of New Jersey

The natural beauty of New Jersey is ranked 13th in the nation. There are 82 general hospitals and 119 health centers that provide care for 8,928,542 New Jersey residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Morristown Medical Center, Deborah Heart And Lung Center, and Saint Clare's Hospital/Denville Campus. Overall, New Jersey ranks 12th in quality of life and 6th in healthcare compared to other US states. In terms of resources, New Jersey has a cost of living index of 122.5, a grocery index rating of 109.5, and a housing index rating of 163.1. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average.

Social demographics of the state

In the most recent presidential election, 41% of New Jersey residents voted Republican and 55% voted Democrat. In terms of diversity, New Jersey ranks 4th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In New Jersey, 35% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 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. The state has a median age of 40 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

On average, the humidity rating for New Jersey is around 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 72%. 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. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 73F. The average high summer temperature is around 88F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 54F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in New Jersey drops to around 33F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 47F during the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 15F in the month of January. On average, the state receives 3.94 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 5.51 inches of precipitation a month. 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 pennywort, spicebush and spicebush, red maple, and mountain royal. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the coyote, the wild turkey, the coyote, or the porcupine. The state animal of New Jersey is the horse.