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Senior housing types near Danbury, CT

  • Maplewood at Danbury

    Maplewood at Danbury

    22 Hospital Avenue, Danbury, CT 06810
    (41)
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    Maplewood at Danbury has the unique feeling of a country inn, carefully blending a comfortable yet elegant decor, an enthusiastic staff, engaging social enrichment and expertly prepared meals featuring farm-fresh ingredients to create a unqiely special memory care and assisted living community. ...

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  • Spring Village at Danbury

    Spring Village at Danbury

    8 Glen Hill Road, Danbury, CT 06811
    (36)
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    Thank you for your interest in Spring Village at Danbury. We strive to enhance the quality of life for all seniors we serve within our community. Upon admission, our nursing team along with our caregivers develop a comprehensive care plan to meet your individual needs. Spring Village at Danbury is a...

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  • Keystone Place at Wooster Heights (Opening Fall 2020)

    Information Center: 69 Kenosia Ave, Danbury, CT 06810
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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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  • 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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  • Maplewood at Newtown

    Maplewood at Newtown

    166 Mt Pleasant Road, Newtown, CT 06470
    (16)
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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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  • Benchmark Senior Living at Ridgefield Crossings

    Benchmark Senior Living at Ridgefield Crossings

    640 Danbury Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877
    (38)
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    Residents of Ridgefield Crossings enjoy attractive apartments, comfortable community rooms, a lovely outdoor patio and garden and an ever-changing program of social and fitness activities. 24- hour assistance is personally tailored to each resident's changing needs and is provided for by a caring...

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  • Atria Ridgefield (Now Pre-Leasing)

    Atria Ridgefield (Now Pre-Leasing)

    55 Old Quarry Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877
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    Currently pre-leasing at 392 Main Street in downtown Ridgefield, Connecticut. Atria Senior Living is a leading operator of independent living, assisted living, supportive living and memory care communities in more than 200 locations in 26 states and seven Canadian provinces. Atria communities are...

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  • The Plaza at Clover Lake

    The Plaza at Clover Lake

    838 Fair Street, Carmel, NY 10512
    (17)
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    Plaza at Clover Lake is an assisted living community located in Carmel, NY. The city of Carmel is located in Putnam County and home to just over 34,000 people. Carmel is a small waterfront community with a golf course, library, shops and restaurants, where residents can go out for lunch, go shopping...

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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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  • 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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  • The Hearth at Southbury

    The Hearth at Southbury

    655 Main St S, Southbury, CT 06488
    (33)
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    The Hearth provides the area's top care programs, activities, and services at a price point that creates an unparalleled value. Nestled on 19 scenic acres, The Hearth at Southbury is within walking distance to shopping, restaurants, and only a short drive away from the Kettletown State Park on the...

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  • Sunrise of Wilton (Now Open)

    Sunrise of Wilton (Now Open)

    211 Danbury Rd, Wilton, CT 06897
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    Located in western Connecticut’s beautiful Norwalk River Valley, just 55 miles from New York City, Sunrise of Wilton provides the very best in personalized care and services—including assisted living and memory care—to seniors in elegant surroundings. Our ideal location in Fairfield County off Route...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Sunrise of Fairfield (Opening Fall 2019)

    Sunrise of Fairfield (Opening Fall 2019)

    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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Maplewood at Southport NOW OPEN

    Maplewood at Southport NOW OPEN

    917 Mill Hill Terrace, Southport, CT 06890
    (1)
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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Sunrise of Stamford

    Sunrise of Stamford

    251 Turn of River Road, Stamford, CT 06905
    (19)
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    Sunrise of Stamford is a Victorian-style home in a park like setting with a walking path around the community. It’s walking distance to restaurants, shopping and mass transit. Our team is committed to providing dignified care to each of our residents and carry out the Sunrise mission to champion...

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  • Spring Village at Stratford

    Spring Village at Stratford

    6911 Main Street, Stratford, CT 06614
    (33)
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    At Atria Stratford, 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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  • Maplewood at Darien

    Maplewood at Darien

    599 Boston Post Road, Darien, CT 06820
    (10)
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    Maplewood at Darien is an assisted living and memory care residents for the most discerning seniors. Exquisite interior desgin, an enthusiastic and experienced staff of associates, engaging social and cultural enrichments opportunities, and expertly prepared meals featuring farm-fresh ingredients...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Stamford

    Brighton Gardens of Stamford

    59 Roxbury Road, Stamford, CT 06902
    (29)
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    Brighton Gardens of Stamford is a Sunrise Senior Living community located just minutes from downtown Stamford. Our community is nestled in a beautiful, rural, ten-acre setting surrounded by trees and lovely courtyards. We pride ourselves in our caring, compassionate and experienced support staff,...

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  • Atria Darien

    Atria Darien

    50 Ledge Road, Darien, CT 06820
    (2)
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    Atria Senior Living is a leading operator of independent living, assisted living, supportive living and memory care communities in more than 200 locations in 26 states and seven Canadian provinces. Atria communities are home to more than 23,000 seniors and employ more than 14,000 people.

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  • The Bristal at Armonk

    The Bristal at Armonk

    90 Business Park Drive, Armonk, NY 10504
    (24)
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    The Bristal at Armonk is a gracious residence situated in northern Westchester County. This is an ideal setting for the creative, active and interesting life you'll experience at The Bristal. Our genuinely skillful and caring professionals attend to your needs and well-being each day, providing a...

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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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  • Morning Star Residential Care Home

    38 Elizabeth St, Kent, CT 06757
    (1)
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    Morning Star is an 18 bed Residential Care Home Licensed by the Connecticut Department of Public Health. The Staff of Morning Star is State Certified to Administer Medication. We are in a Victorian house that was once an Inn and still has the feeling of 'being at home'. The large front porch is very...

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  • Atria Stamford

    Atria Stamford

    77 3rd Street, Stamford, CT 06905
    (21)
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    Atria Stamford has served the families of Fairfield County since 2007. With a continuing commitment to quality, the community is undergoing an extensive renovation and expansion to enhance beauty and functionality. Once complete, residents will enjoy a host of exciting new spaces and amenities,...

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  • The Residence at Summer Street

    The Residence at Summer Street

    14 Second Street, Stamford, CT 06905
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    Welcome The Residence at Summer Street is a premier Luxury Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care community, in the downtown area of Stamford, CT. When you join our family, you’ll thrive in a vibrant community setting, and as importantly, your family and friends will have the comfort of...

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  • Edgehill, a CCRC

    Edgehill, a CCRC

    122 Palmers Hill Road, Stamford, CT 06902
    (1)
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    Edgehill, a lifecare community by Benchmark Senior Living is conveniently located on the border of Stamford and Greenwich. We offer Independent Living, Assisted Living and Nursing Care. Our community features a comfortable lifestyle, superb amenities and the highest standards of hospitality and...

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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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  • Yorktown Assisted Living Residence

    Yorktown Assisted Living Residence

    2276 Catherine Street, Cortland Manor, NY 10567
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    At Yorktown Assisted Living our mission is to provide personal care and the highest quality-of-life by partnering with residents and families to foster meaningful relationships. Our hand-picked staff are passionate about care and the people we care for, and are committed to supporting the physical,...

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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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  • 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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  • 24/Seven Family Home for Adults

    24/Seven Family Home for Adults

    59 Carroll Drive, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
    (8)
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    THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN 24/SEVEN! 24/Seven Family Type Home for Adults is located in a quiet and secure residential setting, in southern Dutchess County, NY. Our home is certified by the New York State Office of Children and Family Services, through its Bureau of Adult Services. Our...

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  • Pine Ridge Adult Care Home

    394 Old Hopewell Road, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
    (11)
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    Pine Ridge Adult Care Home is a specialized adult living facility located in scenic Wappingers Falls, NY. This facility can offer help with a variety of daily living tasks and is an ideal home for anyone who wants to free themselves from the maintenance of day to day living. This facility offers...

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  • Premier Care of Woodbury LLC

    Premier Care of Woodbury LLC

    280 Middle Road Turnpike, Woodbury, CT 06798
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  • The Country House in Westchester

    The Country House in Westchester

    2000 Baldwin Rd, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
    (2)
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  • The Residence at Selleck's Woods

    The Residence at Selleck's Woods

    1 Parklands Drive, Darien, CT 06820
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  • The Commons of Newtown

    139 Toddy Hill Road, Newtown, CT 06470
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  • The Residence at Westport (Opening Summer 2020)

    1141 Post Rd E, Westport, CT 06880
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  • Garden Brook Residential Care Home

    470 Straits Tpke, Watertown, CT 06795
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Danbury, Connecticut

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer organized living communities and assistance for your loved one who might need support with things such as dressing or cooking food. The services provided often include aid with ADLs. Residents may be kept under monitoring and assessment. Under certain circumstances, facilities may offer hospice, respite, or dementia care. The monthly median cost for a private room is around $13,916 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $12,699 . The state of Connecticut maintains a number of stipulations associated with this type of facility. The Department of Public Health, Facility Licensing regulates this type of facility. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include opening medication packages, reminding residents to take medications, and assistance with self-administration of medications. This type of facility 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 facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include facilities must provide residents with three meals per day. Staff members obtain training in a number of fields. These include: 10-hour orientation, 6 hours of annual in-service continuing education on topics, applicable regulations, and aides must pass a competency exam. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include provision of care and services to residents whose conditions are chronic and stable, disease prevention, assistance with ADLs, and nursing services. 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 plan must include information about the resident's problems and needs, RN conducts consultation with the resident, he program must be reviewed as the resident's condition requires, and medications, treatments, and other required nursing services. Public assistance is available through medicaid 1915(c) waiver programs and through the non-Medicaid state-funded Connecticut Home Care Program for Elders.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

Proximity to medical facilities is an important consideration in determining the best choice. The top hospitals in Danbury include Danbury Hospital. In total, there is one hospital located in Danbury which offer emergency services and other healthcare.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

Climate, especially air quality and humidity, can be a big influence in determining which location meets the needs of you or your loved one. Monthly, Danbury measures around 6 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation historically happens in October with an average of 15 inches in a month. For snowfall, Danbury experiences an average of 41.60 inches of snow. The average air quality index rating in Danbury is approximately 47.8. The average AQI conditions are rated as good. This means that there is no health advisory associated with the air quality for this destination. The air quality index score is at its peak during the month of July at approximately 76.4. 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. On average, Danbury has a humidity level of around 69%. Humidity ratings are highest in September at roughly 71%. Danbury has a hot-summer humid continental type of climate. In the summertime, Danbury is about 71°F. The summer high temperature peaks at about 83°F in July. The low summer temperature falls to around 57°F in June. In the winter, the average temperature falls to approximately 29°F. The peak winter temperature will rise to roughly 38°F during the month of January. The low winter temperature will rise to approximately 17 °F in the month of February.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be a major factor in deciding which care option meets the needs of your loved one. Danbury has a grocery price index of around 104.4 and a cost of living index of around 124.5. Index ratings are founded on a spectrum where 100 is the average and any amount above 100 is considered costlier than the national average. Danbury has a median home value of about $289,808 and the median cost of rent is $1,733 per month per month. The rent burden for Danbury is about 23.7% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

During the previous presidential election, 4.2% voted for a third party candidate, 57.3% voted Democrat, and 38.5% voted Republican in Fairfield county. In Danbury, 4.4% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Danbury is considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Danbury 45.7% practice Catholicism, 3.2% practice another Christian faith, and 3.1% are Presbyterians. In Danbury, 36.0% are nonbelievers. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Danbury, out of the total population 2.0% practice Judaism, 0.3% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.6% practice Islam. Danbury has a population density of 784 people per square mile. The current population of Danbury is growing at a rate of 0.001%. Of the population of Danbury 13.0% have a graduate degree, 29.2% have a high-school diploma, and 30.6% have a college degree. Demographically, Danbury is 6.1% Asian, 19.6% other or not specified, 30.8% Hispanic, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 62.8% white, 7.6% black, 0.3% Native American, and 3.5% mixed race. In terms of crime, Danbury has 1.9 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 13.4 property crimes per 1000 residents. In Danbury, 6.1% are widowed, 8.9% have some form of disability, 11.6% live in poverty, and 71.3% participate in the labor force. Based on gender, 50.8% are female and 49.2% are male. The median age of Danbury is 38 years old. In Danbury, 24.7% of the population are over the age of 55, 9.3% are over the age of 60, 5.7% are over the age of 70, and 3.8% are over the age of 80.

State Information

An overview of Connecticut

The state of Connecticut has 38 hospitals and 121 health centers, providing care to a population of 3,571,450. The three highest ranked hospitals in Connecticut are St Francis Hospital & Medical Center, Sharon Hospital, and Lawrence & Memorial Hospital. 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. Residents of Connecticut enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 6th in the United States. Overall, Connecticut ranks 21st out of all states in quality of life and 3rd in healthcare.

Social demographics of the state

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

State-wide weather information

The most precipitation occurs in March with an average of 5.47 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 4.15 inches of precipitation a month. On average, Connecticut has an air quality index rating of around 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 70°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 86°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 52°F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Connecticut drops to around 29°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 44°F during the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 12°F during the month of January. Connecticut experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 70%. 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 tornados.

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 Oak, Mountain Laurel, Blue Flag Iris, and White-tailed Deer. The state animal of Connecticut is the The Sperm Whale.