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Assisted Living near Essex, Connecticut

The Village at East Farms

180 Scott Road, Waterbury, CT 06705

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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...

Anthology of Farmington

1 Bridgewater Road, Farmington, CT 06032

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The Village at Kensington Place

511 Kensington Avenue, Meriden, CT 06451

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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...

The Elms Retirement Residence

22 Elm Street, Westerly, RI 02891

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The Elms Assisted Retirement Campus is located in a beautiful Victorian neighborhood central to downtown Westerly, RI. We are within minutes of safe walking distance to Granite Theatre, Wilcox Park, Westerly Library and many churches, shops and restaurants. Founded in 1985 by onsite Owner Guy...

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Atria Greenridge Place

One Elizabeth Court, Rocky Hill, CT 06067

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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...

The Residence at Ferry Park

60 Cold Spring Road, Rocky Hill, CT 06067

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Round-the-Clock CareOur 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...

The Residence at South Windsor Farms

200 Deming Street, South Windsor, CT 06074

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Windsor, our beautiful, new community is nestled on spectacular farmland, boasting easy proximity to great shopping, houses of worship, Wapping Park, I-84 and all of the wonderful cultural and recreational attractions in the area.We offer 80 apartments; a combination of 31 studio, 27 one-bedroom...

Haughton Cove Manor, Inc

841 Norwich New London Turnpike, Uncasville, CT 06382

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Haughton Cove Manor, Inc is a senior home group located in New London County, Connecticut. Our home is conveniently located a couple of miles away from the nearest hospital. The residential care home is located in a serene neighborhood with well-kept grounds that are pleasant to look at and be...

Brookdale West Hartford

22 Simsbury Road, West Hartford, CT 06117

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Live The Life You WantNo one deserves to spend their golden years worrying about being alone in the event of an emergency or caring the heavy burden of family care alone. That’s why our assisted living and memory care community is here to provide personalized care plans, spacious and comfortable...

Greystone Retirement Home

44 High St, Portland, CT 06480

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A Pleasant Home Alternative for the ElderlyToday’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...

Coachman Square at Woodbridge

21 Bradley Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525

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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...

Meadow Mills

153 Leeder Hill Dr, Hamden, CT 06517

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Meadow Mills, Providing exceptional care for all levels of Memory impairment and Dementia, helping to create a better quality of life for you and your family. At Meadow Mills Memory Care we have set everything in place to ensure the safety of those with impacted memory loss, cognitive decline,...

Academy Point at Mystic

20 Academy Ln, Mystic, CT 06355

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Overlooking downtown Mystic Connecticut, Academy Point is a thoughtful, historic renovation of the former Mystic Academy. Much of the original building has been preserved to offer an environment rich in local history and fond memories. As an assisted living community, Academy point provides its...

Brookdale Chatfield

One Chatfield Drive, West Hartford, CT 06110

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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...

The Village at South Farms

645 Saybrook Road, Middletown, CT 06457

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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...

Arden Courts of Farmington

45 South Rd, Farmington, CT 06032

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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,...

The Mary Wade Home - Boardman Residence

118 Clinton Ave, New Haven, CT 06513

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Farmington Station, A Senior Living Residence

111 Scott Swamp Rd, Farmington, CT 06032

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Located within the charming residential Farmington Station neighborhood only minutes from historic downtown, the new Farmington Station offers local seniors service-enriched Assisted Living and a state-of-the-art Compass Memory Support Neighborhood® featuring innovative, evidence-based...

The Hearth at Tuxis Pond

100 Bradley Road, Madison, CT 06443

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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...

Brookdale Gables Farmington

20 Devonwood Drive, Farmington, CT 06032

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Quality Care and Peace of MindIf 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...

Benchmark Senior Living at Hamden

35 Hamden Hills Drive, Hamden, CT 06518

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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...

Atria Larson Place

1450 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT 06517

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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...

Crescent Point At Niantic

417 Main Street, Niantic, CT 06357

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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...

The Hearth at Glastonbury

281 Western Blvd, Glastonbury, CT 06033

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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...

East Ridge Manor

43 Preston Avenue, Meriden, CT 06450

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East Ridge Manor is an assisted living community located in the historic town of Meriden, CT. Situated in New Haven County, half way between New Haven and Hartford, Meriden is home to some of the most beautiful views in the state. At East Ridge Residential Care, you can be sure that the staff's...

Middlewoods of Newington

2125 Main St, Newington, CT 06111

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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...

Addison Place at Glastonbury

1177 Hebron Ave, Glastonbury, CT 06033

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Situated just south of East Hartford, bordering Bell-Hebron Linear Park on 14 wooded acres, Addison Place at 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...

The Hearth at Gardenside

173 Alps Road, Branford, CT 06405

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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...

Linden at Woodbridge

330 Amity Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525

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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,...

Green Grove

148 Whitfield Street, Guilford, CT 06437

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Green Grove provides seniors with a safe and comfortable community to call home. Located in Guilford, CT, this assisted living community provides a beautiful location for its residents. Guilford is a part of New Haven County, and guests of our residents will enjoy checking out all that the city...

Maplewood at Orange

245 Indian River Road, Orange, CT 06477

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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...

Colebrook Village at Hebron

55 John E. Horton Blvd, Hebron, CT 06248

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Now doing in person tours!Colebrook Village at Hebron opened in May of 2018. We offer independent living, assisted living, and memory care. We have 112 units and are located in a quaint small town in Eastern CT. Surrounded by flora and fauna, our building was designed to maximize the amount of...

Victorian Gardens

122 E. Main St, Plainville, CT 06062

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The Saybrook at Haddam

1556 Saybrook Rd, Haddam, CT 06438

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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...

Middlewoods of Farmington

509 Middle Rd, Farmington, CT 06032

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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...

Stoneridge Retirement Community

186 Jerry Browne Rd, Mystic, CT 06355

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StoneRidge is a senior living community of over 300 residents and 220 employees. Set on 32 beautiful acres less than three miles from downtown Mystic, StoneRidge offers residents the best of both worlds: a fulfilling lifestyle in one of the most attractive spots on the Connecticut coast. Here,...

Atria Hamilton Heights

One Hamilton Heights Drive, West Hartford, CT 06119

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Conveniently located in West Hartford, Connecticut, near the dining and shopping of Blue Back Square, Atria Hamilton Heights provides a luxurious lifestyle in one of New England's finest neighborhoods. Our community offers daily opportunities for older adults to stay active, including movie...

Artis Senior Living of Branford

814 E Main St, Branford, CT 06405

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For personalized memory care services, you are in great hands with Artis Senior Living of Branford. The Artis Way empowers residents with their own individual preferences and passions as we ensure that your care is personalized and adaptive to your loved one’s uniqueness. From our purpose-built...

The Village at Buckland Court

432 Buckland Road, South Windsor, CT 06074

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The Village at Buckland Court is a charming 'country estate' nestled amidst beautiful farm land, with expansive lawns and gardens. Inspiring outdoor sitting areas, a gazebo, and an herb garden provide the setting for arts, leisure, and fitness activities. Private walking paths and gazebos grace...

The Village at Mariners Point

111 South Shore Drive, East Haven, CT 06512

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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,...

Brookdale South Windsor

1715 Ellington Road, South Windsor, CT 06074

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Brookdale South Windsor is now open for in person visits and move ins!!! Such exciting news - we can now share our family like community with you and your loved one in person ( with safety precautions of course) but you all can see the apartment of your choice. We can also move new resident in...

Essex Village Manor

59 South Main Street, Essex, CT 06426

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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...

Harbor Chase at Evergreen Walk (Opening Early 2021)

501 Evergreen Way, Ste 505, South Windsor, CT 06074

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The Atrium at Rocky Hill

1160 Elm Street, Rocky Hill, CT 06067

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The Atrium at Rocky Hill is an assisted living residence designed exclusively to serving the needs of individuals with memory loss. Our goal, in everything we do, is to create an environment that feels safe and familiar, empowering and fulfilling.Each detail of our unique, single story residence...

Elmbrook Village

352 Salem Turnpike, Bozrah, CT 06334

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Now doing in person tours!Elmbrook Village at Bozrah opened in September 2019. Offers independent living, assisted living, and memory care. Elmbrook Village was designed to maximize the amount of natural light available and has 115 apartments with a variety of styles. We have some of the largest...

Meadowbrook Manor

63 Westbrook Road, Essex, 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...

Ocean Meadow Senior Living

91 E Main St, Clinton, CT 06413

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INSPIRED MEMORY CAREOcean Meadow Senior Living is an exclusive senior living community located in the quaint shoreline town of Clinton, CT. Located 25 minutes from the convenience of New Haven, Ocean Meadow Senior Living was built in 2004 and newly remodeled in 2018. Ocean Meadow Senior Living...

Atria Crossroads Place

One Beechwood Drive, Waterford, CT 06385

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Exciting NEW enhancements are now complete at Atria Crossroads Place! Extensive renovations include refurbished common spaces, an upgraded salon, a modern bistro, redesigned restaurant and private dining room with outdoor canopy, library, custom fitness center, additional outdoor green space and...

The Landing of North Haven

201 Clintonville Rd, Wallingford, CT 06492

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Brookdale Buckingham Memory Care

1824 Manchester Road, Glastonbury, CT 06033

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A Place to Call HomeProviding quality care of your loved one is not a responsibility we take lightly here at our memory care community in Glastonbury, Connecticut. Our campus is nestled in the beautiful countryside landscape, offering an idyllic backdrop for our warm and welcoming community. And...

Centerbrook, Connecticut

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities provide social opportunities, healthcare, and supervision to individuals around 65 years of age or older. The services provided often include support with ADLs. Inhabitants may be kept under supervision and evaluation. Under certain circumstances, communities may provide continuing care, dementia care, or skilled nursing care. The annual median cost for a private room is around $166,988 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $152,388 . The state of Connecticut has a number of stipulations related to this type of community. The Department of Public Health, community Licensing certifies this type of community. Staff members obtain training in a number of areas. These include: aides must pass a competency exam, assisted living philosophy, 10-hour orientation, and applicable regulations. Public assistance is available through Medicaid 1915(c) waiver programs and through the non-Medicaid state-funded Connecticut Home Care Program for Elders. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to make sure 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, he program must be reviewed as the resident’s condition requires, RN conducts consultation with the resident, and plan must include information about the resident’s problems and needs. 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, medication administration , and reminding residents to take medications. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include communities must provide residents with three meals per day. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include wellness counseling, resident teaching, nursing services, and medication administration.


Demographics and Values

Centerbrook has a population density of 187 people per square mile.


State Information

An overview of Connecticut

There are 38 general hospitals and 121 health centers that provide care for 3,571,450 Connecticut residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be St Francis Hospital & Medical Center, Sharon Hospital, and Lawrence & Memorial Hospital. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Connecticut citizen is ranked 21st nation-wide. Additionally, Connecticut is ranked 3rd by healthcare standards. The state of Connecticut has a cost of living index of 128.8 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 114.2 and a housing index rating of 144.7. Based on natural beauty, Connecticut ranks 6th in the nation.


Social demographics of the state

The state has a median age of 41 and 32% of its population being over the age of 55. 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. During the latest presidential election, 41% voted for the Republican candidate while 55% voted for the Democratic candidate.


State-wide weather information

The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of March at around 5.47 inches. On average, the state receives 4.15 inches of precipitation a month. During the summer, the average temperature in Connecticut is 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. During the winter, the average temperature in Connecticut drops 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. The average humidity across the state is 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 70% in the month of September. 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. 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 White-tailed Deer, Mountain Laurel, Blue Flag Iris, and White Oak. The state animal of Connecticut is the The Sperm Whale.

Frequently asked questions about Assisted Living facilities in Connecticut

There are 50 assisted living facilities near Essex, Connecticut. See the full list.

Anthology of Farmington, Elmbrook Village and Arden Courts of Farmington are the top rated assisted living facilities near Essex, Connecticut. See full list of communities.

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