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Senior housing types near Branford, CT

  • The Hearth at Gardenside

    The Hearth at Gardenside

    173 Alps Road, Branford, CT 06405
    (8)
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    The Hearth is proud to offer Viking Pure Solutions’ electrochemically activated cleaning and disinfecting systems for our residents in each of our communities! This revolutionary safe and effective cleaner provides protection for our residents, teams, and families providing state of the art cleaning...

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  • The Village at Mariners Point

    The Village at Mariners Point

    111 South Shore Drive, East Haven, CT 06512
    (19)
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    Majestic ocean views from a breathtaking seaside hilltop greet residents daily at The Village at Mariner's Point. Lavish gardens provide a setting for leisure, art, and fitness activities. Private walking paths and gazebos grace beautifully manicured gardens, while the 68-seat movie theater, Mariner...

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  • Atria Larson Place

    Atria Larson Place

    1450 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT 06517
    (24)
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    Atria Larson Place is a warm, welcoming community with all the comforts of home. Socialize in our bright, large common areas and enjoy diverse activities that allow you to pursue your interests and discover new ones. Located directly across from beautiful Lake Whitney, Atria Larson Place is close to...

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  • Benchmark Senior Living at Hamden

    Benchmark Senior Living at Hamden

    35 Hamden Hills Drive, Hamden, CT 06518
    (15)
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    Maple Woods at Hamden is located south of Sleeping Giant State Park on a hilltop overlooking the town center of Hamden, CT. This community boasts skyline views of New Haven and picturesque views of Long Island Sound. We are convenient to shops, cultural, and business attractions. Our superb location...

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  • Maplewood at Orange

    Maplewood at Orange

    245 Indian River Road, Orange, CT 06477
    (13)
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    Maplewood at Orange has carefully blended 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. Just in the heart of the shopping and...

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  • Coachman Square at Woodbridge

    Coachman Square at Woodbridge

    21 Bradley Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
    (11)
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    Coachman Square at Woodbridge is nestled in the quaint town of Woodbridge, CT where a convenient location offers the best of two worlds. Enjoy the tranquility of our charming town, as well as the nearby cultural attractions of New Haven, including the Shubert Theater, art galleries, the Peabody...

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  • Linden at Woodbridge

    Linden at Woodbridge

    330 Amity Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
    (31)
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    Brookdale Woodbridge is an assisted living and memory care community in the upscale community of Woodbridge, Connecticut. Woodbridge is a historic city with a strong sense of heritage and is home to many of the faculty at nearby Yale University. As one of the wealthiest towns in the country,...

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  • The Hearth at Tuxis Pond

    The Hearth at Tuxis Pond

    100 Bradley Road, Madison, CT 06443
    (10)
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    The Hearth is proud to offer Viking Pure Solutions’ electrochemically activated cleaning and disinfecting systems for our residents in each of our communities! This revolutionary safe and effective cleaner provides protection for our residents, teams, and families providing state of the art cleaning...

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  • Carriage Green at Milford

    Carriage Green at Milford

    77 Plains Road, Milford, CT 06460
    (17)
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    Carriage Green at Milford is nestled in a residential neighborhood in the quaint New England town of Milford, CT. Our superb location complements the quality of life found within our community, where residents enjoy a wonderful quality of life and carefree lifestyle that is secure and comfortable....

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  • Spring Village at Stratford

    Spring Village at Stratford

    6911 Main Street, Stratford, CT 06614
    (33)
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    At Spring Village, you'll find a dedicated staff who understand the importance of balancing individual care with your independence. Whether you enjoy watching a movie in our theater, reading a novel in our library, or taking an excursion to nearby local shops, we are dedicated to helping you live...

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  • Benchmark Senior Living at Split Rock

    Benchmark Senior Living at Split Rock

    708 Bridgeport Avenue, Shelton, CT 06484
    (8)
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    Set at the heart of it all, Benchmark at Split Rock welcomes you to connect — with friends, with nature, with your passions and your talents. Our brand new, state-of-the-art community will be a place where innovation and tradition meet. Nestled among the shops and restaurants at Split Rock, we are...

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  • The Village at Kensington Place

    The Village at Kensington Place

    511 Kensington Avenue, Meriden, CT 06451
    (26)
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    The Village at Kensington Place is an elegant country estate nestled among the scenic Hanging Hills of Meriden, CT. Our beautifully manicured campus surrounded by woodlands provides comfortable outdoor sitting areas and the setting for fitness, arts, and leisure activities. A terrace off the main...

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  • The Village at East Farms

    The Village at East Farms

    180 Scott Road, Waterbury, CT 06705
    (16)
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    The Village at East Farms is a cozy country estate situated on a picturesque, 34-acre wooded hilltop. An authentic covered bridge, lavish gardens, and rolling panoramas provide the staging for a nine-hole putting green. At East Farms you will find private walking paths and gazebos that grace...

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  • MiddleBrook Farms at Trumbull

    MiddleBrook Farms at Trumbull

    2750 Reservoir Ave, Trumbull, CT 06611
    (25)
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    Middlebrook Farms at Trumbull is nestled in a quiet, residential neighborhood within the charming town of Trumbull. We are convenient to shops and amenities and just a short distance from the theater as well as Sacred Heart and Fairfield Universities. Our superb location complements the quality of...

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  • The Village at South Farms

    The Village at South Farms

    645 Saybrook Road, Middletown, CT 06457
    (22)
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    The Village at South Farms is a cozy 'country estate' with a panoramic valley view that our residents enjoy from the southern-style veranda overlooking its expansive lawns. Lavish gardens surround the community and provide the setting for shaded outdoor seating and walking areas. A terrace off the...

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  • The Saybrook at Haddam

    1556 Saybrook Rd, Haddam, CT 06438
    (7)
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    The Saybrook at Haddam is a warm and gracious assisted living and retirement community with 72 bright and spacious one- and two- bedroom apartments, located in the Connecticut River Valley. A terrific value for independent seniors, we offer chef-prepared meals, weekly housekeeping and linen...

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  • Meadowbrook Manor

    Meadowbrook Manor

    63 Westbrook Road, Centerbrook, CT 06409
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    Located just outside the charming rural Connecticut Village of Essex, Meadowbrook Manor is a wonderful residential care home with a relaxed, friendly atmosphere and a professional caring staff. The fully air-conditioned home features private and semi-private rooms, 24 hour care, three home cooked...

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  • The Watermark at 3030 Park, a CCRC

    The Watermark at 3030 Park, a CCRC

    3030 Park Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06604
    (9)
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    Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are leading a more active lifestyle than generations before. That's why we created a community filled with choice. Great restaurants, brain and body fitness courses, a Health Care Center with assisted living,...

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  • Essex Village Manor

    Essex Village Manor

    59 South Main Street, Essex, CT 06426
    (1)
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    Just above the Connecticut River, Essex Village Manor offers the same caring staff and wonderful amenities as its sister facility, Meadowbrook Manor. Centrally located, it is in walking distance to Essex center, the river and the town park. Once a sea captain's house, the home features bright airy...

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  • Spring Meadows at Trumbull

    Spring Meadows at Trumbull

    6949 Main St, Trumbull, CT 06611
    (20)
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    Discover a community truly in bloom at Spring Meadows Trumbull, where residents spend their days in a warm and friendly environment. Our community offers privacy and the freedom to live the way residents choose in comfortable surroundings. At the same time, it offers companionship. Say goodbye to...

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  • Sunrise of Fairfield (Now Open)

    Sunrise of Fairfield (Now Open)

    1571 Stratfield Rd, Fairfield, CT 06825
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    Nestled in a residential neighborhood of charming Fairfield County, Connecticut, Sunrise of Fairfield provides the very best in personalized care and services—including assisted living and memory care—to seniors in elegant surroundings. Our ideal location just 50 miles from New York is easily...

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  • Southmayd Home for Women

    Southmayd Home for Women

    250 Columbia Blvd, Waterbury, CT 06710
    (2)
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    Families who want for their loved one a more personalized residential care experience than the typical franchise facility have long seen Southmayd Home as a local jewel. For well over a century, Southmayd has provided ladies around greater Waterbury residential living with assisted care- at a more...

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  • Greystone Retirement Home

    Greystone Retirement Home

    44 High St, Portland, CT 06480
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    A Pleasant Home Alternative for the Elderly Today’s challenge in the long-term care business is to create suitable shelter and care solutions to meet the steadily increasing needs of an elderly community of people who can no longer remain totally independent but who do not require nursing care. The...

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  • The Hearth at Southbury

    The Hearth at Southbury

    655 Main St S, Southbury, CT 06488
    (33)
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    The Hearth is proud to offer Viking Pure Solutions’ electrochemically activated cleaning and disinfecting systems for our residents in each of our communities! This revolutionary safe and effective cleaner provides protection for our residents, teams, and families providing state of the art cleaning...

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  • Sturges Ridge of Fairfield

    Sturges Ridge of Fairfield

    448 Mill Plain Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824
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    A first in Fairfield, Sturges Ridge is proud to bring senior living experiences to the neighborhood. Enjoy the company of good friends, take in the beautiful surroundings, pursue your passions, and explore opportunities to inspire you and further enrich your life. Benchmark Senior Living at Sturges...

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  • The Residence at Ferry Park

    The Residence at Ferry Park

    60 Cold Spring Road, Rocky Hill, CT 06067
    (21)
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    Round-the-Clock Care Our assisted and memory care community is nestled on ten beautiful acres in Connecticut, providing a warm and inviting background for the perfect senior living experience. With spacious and comfortable accommodations that feel like home, events and activities that nourish that...

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  • The Watermark at East Hill

    The Watermark at East Hill

    611 East Hill Road, Southbury, CT 06488
    (27)
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    Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are leading a more active lifestyle than generations before. That's why we created a community filled with choice. Great restaurants, brain and body fitness courses, fantastic events and assisted living, memory...

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  • Maplewood at Southport

    Maplewood at Southport

    917 Mill Hill Terrace, Southport, CT 06890
    (2)
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    Leasing Gallery Now Open. Visit us at 1720 Post Road (next to Starbucks), Fairfield. Now accepting reservations. Maplewood at Southport is a luxury senior living community offering independent living, assisted living and memory care. The community is situated on 27-acres of beautifully landscaped...

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  • Church Hill Village

    Church Hill Village

    2 The Blvd, Newtown, CT 06470
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    Newtown seniors and their families can discover a vibrant, refreshing option for upscale senior living in Church Hill Village. This community is built with modern seniors in mind, creating the active, social atmosphere they need to thrive. Our community offers Assisted Living and Memory Care to...

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  • Middlewoods of Newington

    2125 Main St, Newington, CT 06111
    (7)
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    Are you looking for Award-Winning Assisted and Independent Living? If so, Middlewoods of Newington is the place for you! Within the last year the community was awarded the following: • Assisted Living Federation of America’s "Champion for Seniors"; • Connecticut Assisted Living...

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  • Atria Greenridge Place

    Atria Greenridge Place

    One Elizabeth Court, Rocky Hill, CT 06067
    (16)
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    At Atria Greenridge Place, you'll enjoy all the comforts of home and just the right amount of discreet support to help you live independently. This inviting community is situated in a residential neighborhood in Rocky Hill, next to Wethersfield and Newington. You'll find warm, friendly neighbors and...

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  • Sunrise of East Setauket

    Sunrise of East Setauket

    1 Sunrise Drive, East Setauket, NY 11733
    (23)
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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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  • All American Assisted Living at Coram (Opening Fall 2020)

    All American Assisted Living at Coram (Opening Fall 2020)

    463 Middle Country Road, Coram, NY 11727
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    Welcome to All American Assisted Living at Coram. Our newly constructed residential community has been designed to create a homey, neighborhood feel. The All American difference is that we are committed to promote participation, inclusion and socialization. Our goal is to help residents to be as...

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  • Farmington Station, A Senior Living Residence

    Farmington Station, A Senior Living Residence

    111 Scott Swamp Rd, Farmington, CT 06032
    (34)
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    Located in a charming residential neighborhood just minutes from historic downtown, Atria Farmington is a new assisted living community for active older adults. This thoughtfully designed residence provides discreet, 24-hour assistance with day-to-day care needs, as well as a forward-thinking memory...

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  • Atria South Setauket

    Atria South Setauket

    4089 Nesconset Highway, South Setauket, NY 11720
    (35)
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    At Atria South Setauket, we take care of all the work while you socialize and try new activities. Relax on the patio, swim in our outdoor pool or take a cooking class with friends. Enjoy the hotel-like amenities in the convenient Long Island community you love, right near plenty of shopping and...

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  • Shady Oaks Assisted Living

    Shady Oaks Assisted Living

    344 Stevens St, Bristol, CT 06010
    (4)
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    Shady Oaks offers strong nursing in a cozy, caring, and loyal home. We were the 2nd assisted living in Connecticut. We have 40 years of experience and an A+ from the Better Business Bureau. We are a smart alternative to 24hr. live-in care and nursing homes. Strong Nursing: We excel at high...

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  • Maplewood at Newtown

    Maplewood at Newtown

    166 Mt Pleasant Road, Newtown, CT 06470
    (17)
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    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 modern...

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  • Middlewoods of Farmington

    509 Middle Rd, Farmington, CT 06032
    (11)
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    You can feel it the minute you walk through the front door, something is different at Middlewoods of Farmington! Perhaps it is the smell of home-made cookies baked by residents wafting from the Country Kitchen. Or maybe it is the warm greeting from the Receptionist. Or could it be the friendly...

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  • Brookdale Chatfield

    Brookdale Chatfield

    One Chatfield Drive, West Hartford, CT 06110
    (16)
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    From the moment you walk through the door of our Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care community in West Hartford, you will feel peace and comfort. To be honest, you might even feel a little bit giddy. It may have something to do with the beautiful common areas, private accommodations...

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  • The Chelsea at Brookhaven (Assisted Living and Memory Care Opening Summer 2020)

    The Chelsea at Brookhaven (Assisted Living and Memory Care Opening Summer 2020)

    1 Meadows Lane, Yaphank, NY 11980
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    UNDER CONSTRUCTION FOR COMPLETION IN 2020 Located in Yaphank, Long Island, New York, The Chelsea At Brookhaven offers personalized Assisted Living in studio and one-bedroom apartments. Our Country Cottage provides a safe, pleasant, and supportive environment for residents with Alzheimer’s and other...

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  • Maplewood at Stony Hill

    Maplewood at Stony Hill

    46 Stony Hill Road, Bethel, CT 06801
    (14)
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    Maplewood at Stony Hill in Bethel is the only assisted living community in Northern Fairfield County that is fully dedicated to those living with Alzheimer's and dementia. Memory care is our singular focus. Maplewood at Stony Hill is an innovative, purposefully built assisted living and memory care...

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  • Brookdale Gables Farmington

    Brookdale Gables Farmington

    20 Devonwood Drive, Farmington, CT 06032
    (23)
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    Quality Care and Peace of Mind If you want to exchange the humdrum senior living experience for one that offers you personalized care plans, a warm and welcoming atmosphere with resort-like amenities and endless opportunities to engage in activities, programs and events, look no further. Our...

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  • Crescent Point At Niantic

    Crescent Point At Niantic

    417 Main Street, Niantic, CT 06357
    (23)
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    Exceptional assisted living services in a residential living environment is the cornerstone of Crescent Point at Niantic. Crescent Point captures the spirit of village convenience and accessibility while embracing the neighborhood feel of a front porch and good friends. While the environment is...

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  • The Hearth at Glastonbury

    The Hearth at Glastonbury

    281 Western Blvd, Glastonbury, CT 06033
    (15)
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    The Hearth is proud to offer Viking Pure Solutions’ electrochemically activated cleaning and disinfecting systems for our residents in each of our communities! This revolutionary safe and effective cleaner provides protection for our residents, teams, and families providing state of the art cleaning...

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  • The Villa at Westhampton

    The Villa at Westhampton

    68 Old Country Road, Westhampton, NY 11977
    (3)
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    The Villa at Westhampton is an exclusive assisted living community nestled along 18 lush acres of sprawling lawns, spectacular gardens, walking paths and picturesque views. Moments away from the majestic Hamptons beaches and Westhampton Performing Arts Center, truly a port of call to an exciting...

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  • Brookdale Wilton

    Brookdale Wilton

    96 Danbury Road, Wilton, CT 06897
    (15)
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    Live your best life and never stop growing. If you’re looking for a senior living community where you can explore new hobbies and strengthen your sense of purpose, we might 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...

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  • The Greens At Cannondale

    The Greens At Cannondale

    435 Danbury Road, Wilton, CT 06897
    (24)
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    At The Greens At Cannondale, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Free resident parking available at our location. Our purpose-built community has the advantage of specialized care,...

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  • Atria Glastonbury

    Atria Glastonbury

    1177 Hebron Ave, Glastonbury, CT 06033
    (20)
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    Situated just south of East Hartford, bordering Bell-Hebron Linear Park on 14 wooded acres, Atria Glastonbury 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 studio, one-...

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  • Maplewood at Strawberry Hill

    Maplewood at Strawberry Hill

    73 Strawberry Hill Avenue, East Norwalk, CT 06855
    (20)
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    Maplewood at Strawberry Hill is the sparkling new assisted living and memory care community conveniently located in a friendly neighborhood close to the Norwalk-Westport line, just minutes to major highways and trains. We are part of an innovative, locally based company and not part of a large...

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  • The Village at Brookfield Common

    The Village at Brookfield Common

    246A Federal Road, Brookfield, CT 06804
    (29)
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    The Village at Brookfield Common is a haven of tradition and elegance nestled within a community of shops, services, and amenities available to meet your every need, with exceptional convenience. The hillside setting affords a panoramic view from the cathedral-ceilinged dining room, English tea...

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Branford, Connecticut

Assisted Living

An assisted living community is a residential community which offers supervision, aid, and care to independent persons who are not in need of skilled nursing services. Assisted living communities commonly provide care supervision, assistance with appointments and transit, and support with daily activities. Under certain circumstances, communities may offer "aging in place", skilled nursing, or hospice. In Connecticut, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $58,560 . The state of Connecticut has specific regulations associated with this kind of community. The Department of Public Health, community Licensing governs this community type. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every 1 residents. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include assistance with self-administration of medications, reminding residents to take medications, and verifying. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include medication administration, provision of care and services to residents whose conditions are chronic and stable, nursing services, and assistance with ADLs. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to guarantee their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as medications, treatments, and other required nursing services, plan must include information about the resident's problems and needs, plan must include types and frequency of services needed, and RN conducts consultation with the resident. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include communities must provide residents with three meals per day. Staff are required to receive training in a number of subjects. These areas include aides must pass a competency exam, applicable regulations, assisted living philosophy, and community policies and procedures. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1915(c) waiver programs and through the non-Medicaid state-funded Connecticut Home Care Program for Elders.

Demographics and Values

Racially, the population of Branford is 4.5% Asian, 4.6% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.1% Native American, 1.4% other or not specified, 1.2% black, 91.3% white, and 1.5% mixed race. In Branford, 4.4% do not have health insurance, 13.3% have some form of disability, 67.3% participate in the labor force, and 6.1% are widows. Branford has a population density of 497 people per square mile. The current population of Branford consists of 28,149 people. Of the population of Branford 20.5% have a graduate degree, 26.8% have a high-school diploma, and 42.8% have a college degree. In Branford, 6.9% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Based on gender, 52.5% are female and 47.5% are male. The median age of Branford is 48 years old.

Cost of Living

The total cost of care for a community is determined by the neighborhood in which it is located. The median home value in Branford is $298,008 and the median rent is $1,580 per month a month. The rent burden for Branford is around 20.7% of the average person's monthly income.

State Information

An overview of Connecticut

Out of a national average of 100, Connecticut has a cost of living index rating of 129, a grocery index rating of 114, and a housing index rating of 145. In total, Connecticut has 38 general hospitals and 121 health centers that provide care for 3,571,450 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be St Francis Hospital & Medical Center, Sharon Hospital, and Lawrence & Memorial Hospital. Overall, Connecticut ranks 21st out of all states in quality of life and 3rd in healthcare. The natural beauty of Connecticut is ranked 6th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

During the latest presidential election, 41% voted for the Republican candidate while 55% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state of Connecticut ranks 14th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religious values, 28% of Connecticut's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 2,597 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-13%, Mainline Protestant-17%, and Historically Black Protestant-5%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Connecticut there are 109 masonic lodges. In Connecticut, 32% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 41.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Connecticut is 41.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 53.7 AQI. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 70F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 86F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 52F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 29F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 44F during the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 12F during the month of January. On average, the humidity rating for Connecticut is around 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 70%. On average, the state receives 4.15 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in March with an average of 5.47 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Connecticut mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Connecticut can include hurricanes and tornadoes.

Wildlife to be found in Connecticut

The state of Connecticut has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Mountain Laurel, Blue Flag Iris, White-tailed Deer, and White Oak. The state animal of Connecticut is the The Sperm Whale.