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  • Sturges Ridge of Fairfield (NOW OPEN)

    Sturges Ridge of Fairfield (NOW OPEN)

    448 Mill Plain Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Sunrise of Fairfield (Opening Fall 2019)

    Sunrise of Fairfield (Opening Fall 2019)

    1571 Stratfield Rd, Fairfield, CT 06825
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Maplewood at Southport NOW OPEN

    Maplewood at Southport NOW OPEN

    917 Mill Hill Terrace, Southport, CT 06890
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • The Watermark at 3030 Park, a CCRC

    The Watermark at 3030 Park, a CCRC

    3030 Park Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06604
    (9)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • 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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  • Maplewood at Strawberry Hill

    Maplewood at Strawberry Hill

    73 Strawberry Hill Avenue, East Norwalk, CT 06855
    (20)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Brookdale Wilton

    Brookdale Wilton

    96 Danbury Road, Wilton, CT 06897
    (15)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Spring Meadows at Trumbull

    Spring Meadows at Trumbull

    6949 Main St, Trumbull, CT 06611
    (19)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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 Wilton (Opening Fall 2019)

    Sunrise of Wilton (Opening Fall 2019)

    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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  • Atria Stratford

    Atria 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Benchmark Senior Living at Split Rock

    Benchmark Senior Living at Split Rock

    708 Bridgeport Avenue, Shelton, CT 06484
    (8)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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 Darien

    Maplewood at Darien

    599 Boston Post Road, Darien, CT 06820
    (10)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Atria Darien

    Atria Darien

    50 Ledge Road, Darien, CT 06820
    (2)
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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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  • Maplewood at Orange

    Maplewood at Orange

    245 Indian River Road, Orange, CT 06477
    (13)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • 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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  • Sunrise of East Setauket

    Sunrise of East Setauket

    1 Sunrise Drive, East Setauket, NY 11733
    (23)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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 Residence at Summer Street

    The Residence at Summer Street

    14 Second Street, Stamford, CT 06905
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Brighton Gardens of Stamford

    Brighton Gardens of Stamford

    59 Roxbury Road, Stamford, CT 06902
    (28)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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 Ridgefield (Now Pre-Leasing)

    Atria Ridgefield (Now Pre-Leasing)

    55 Old Quarry Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Currently pre-leasing at 392 Main Street in downtown Ridgefield, Connecticut.

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  • Benchmark Senior Living at Ridgefield Crossings

    Benchmark Senior Living at Ridgefield Crossings

    640 Danbury Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877
    (38)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Edgehill, a CCRC

    Edgehill, a CCRC

    122 Palmers Hill Road, Stamford, CT 06902
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Atria East Northport

    Atria East Northport

    10 Cheshire Place, East Northport, NY 11731
    (31)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    As one of the most trusted senior living providers on Long Island, Atria East Northport has served families like yours for more than 25 years. With a continued commitment to quality, they have just completed a full-scale renovation to enhance the beauty and functionality of the community — and...

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  • Atria South Setauket

    Atria South Setauket

    4089 Nesconset Highway, South Setauket, NY 11720
    (35)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Birchwood Suites Enhanced Assisted Living and Memory Care

    Birchwood Suites Enhanced Assisted Living and Memory Care

    423 Clay Pitts Road, East Northport, NY 11731
    (54)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Birchwood Suites is a a fully enhanced assisted living community nestled on five acres of beautiful property in East Northport, NY. Our community offers a variety of luxury suites when life becomes too difficult or unsafe to live alone. Our Enhanced License, appointed by the New York State...

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  • Coachman Square at Woodbridge

    Coachman Square at Woodbridge

    21 Bradley Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
    (11)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Jens Family Type Home for Adults

    Jens Family Type Home for Adults

    7 Roosevelt Dr, Smithtown, NY 11787
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Kind , compassionate care provided in a private Family Type Home for Adults located in Smithtown, NY. We are a short drive to state parks, shopping, and public transportation. Our home is nestled into the side of a hill with a tree lined, scenic, private back yard. Jens Family Type Home for Adults...

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  • Maplewood at Newtown

    Maplewood at Newtown

    166 Mt Pleasant Road, Newtown, CT 06470
    (14)
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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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  • Sunrise of Smithtown

    Sunrise of Smithtown

    30 Route 111, Smithtown, NY 11787
    (21)
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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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  • Maplewood at Stony Hill

    Maplewood at Stony Hill

    46 Stony Hill Road, Bethel, CT 06801
    (14)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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 Bristal at Lake Grove

    The Bristal at Lake Grove

    2995 Middle Country Road, Lake Grove, NY 11755
    (20)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Bristal at Lake Grove is a lovely assisted living community, situated just minutes from Long Island's historic Three Village Area. This is our third Suffolk County assisted living residence. Like all communities of The Bristal Assisted Living, the senior care that residents will experience here...

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  • Maplewood at Danbury

    Maplewood at Danbury

    22 Hospital Avenue, Danbury, CT 06810
    (41)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • 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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  • The Mews

    The Mews

    1/2 Bolling Place, Greenwich, CT 06830
    (10)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Mews is a private, non-profit 501 (c)(3) organization, dedicated to keeping senior citizens living independently in Greenwich as long as possible. We attract residents from close and far, including Greenwich, Cos Cob, Darien, Rye, and other communities throughout the Northeast. It is governed by...

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  • Sylvie’s Cove

    Sylvie’s Cove

    1 Roseanne Court, Nesconset, NY 11767
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Almonor FTHA Almonor FTHA is a residential home located in Long Island, New York in Suffolk County. Caleb Smith State Park, Smith Landing Golf Course, and Blydenburgh County Park border our vibrant community. Long Island is a great place to live and visit. The neighborhoods are clean and residents...

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  • The Bristal at East Northport

    The Bristal at East Northport

    760 Larkfield Road East, Northport, NY 11731
    (25)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Bristal at East Northport The Bristal at East Northport is an assisted living community located in Northport, New York, in Suffolk County and home to just over 7,500 people. Northport is a small village with area businesses and shops. Residents will enjoy getting out for their nature walks and...

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  • Spring Village at Danbury

    Spring Village at Danbury

    8 Glen Hill Road, Danbury, CT 06811
    (35)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Gurwin Jewish- Fay J. Lindner Residences

    Gurwin Jewish- Fay J. Lindner Residences

    50 Hauppauge Road, Commack, NY 11725
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Gurwin Jewish provides a menu of options all on one campus. Gurwin pride shines through in all we do. Assisted Living by Gurwin: At Gurwin Jewish~ Fay J. Lindner Residences, you can have it all: the ultimate in luxurious assisted living in an environment that embraces the traditions of Jewish...

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  • The Hearth at Southbury

    The Hearth at Southbury

    655 Main St S, Southbury, CT 06488
    (30)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • The Village at Brookfield Common

    The Village at Brookfield Common

    246A Federal Road, Brookfield, CT 06804
    (29)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Fontaine Family Type Home

    Fontaine Family Type Home

    10 Ethan Lane, Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Licence # 700Q193 Adult Day Services, Residential care home Alzheimer's memory care. Fontaine Family type for adults is located in a warm street and safe residential setting in Suffolk County NY. Our home is certified by New York State office of Children and family Services, through its bureau of...

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  • The Hearth at Gardenside

    The Hearth at Gardenside

    173 Alps Road, Branford, CT 06405
    (8)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Hearth provides the area's top care programs, activities, and services at a price point that creates an unparalleled value and unforgettable experience. At The Hearth at Gardenside, you'll enjoy gracious living, engaging activities and delicious Hearth-Healthy dining options on 19 wooded acres,...

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  • Atria Huntington

    Atria Huntington

    165 Beverly Road, Huntington Station, NY 11746
    (32)
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    Set on 14 acres, Atria Huntington is surrounded by a serene walking path in beautiful, residential Huntington Station. Our community is located south of Jericho Turnpike, and borders on Dix Hills. Lounge by our fireplace in the winter months or relax on the patio on a warm summer day. Enjoy a...

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  • Atria Larson Place

    Atria Larson Place

    1450 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT 06517
    (24)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Lake Shore Assisted Living Residence

    Lake Shore Assisted Living Residence

    211 Lake Shore Road, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
    (35)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Lake Shore Assisted Living Community is located near beautiful Lake Ronkonkoma, New York. Fishermen and nature lovers know this area as the home of Long Island's largest lake and beautiful sunsets. Whether you love watching the sunset over a breathtaking landscaped scene, or you like reeling in that...

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  • Sunrise of Dix Hills

    Sunrise of Dix Hills

    337 Deer Park Avenue, Dix Hills, NY 11746
    (19)
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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 Arbors at Islandia - East and West

    The Arbors at Islandia - East and West

    1515 Veteran's Memorial Hwy, Islandia, NY 11749
    (49)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Arbors is among the finest choices a family can make in assisted living- providing a nurturing, supportive and active environment that fosters independence yet offers the assistance a resident needs. Recreation and social activities are created to enhance the body and stimulate the mind. A...

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Fairfield, Connecticut

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities administer healthcare, social interaction, and supervision to persons who are about 65 years old. Assisted living facilities usually provide aid with appointments and transit, assistance with daily activities, and chances for organized activity. In select cases, facilities may offer skilled nursing care, continuing care, or respite. In Connecticut, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $58,560 . Connecticut has a number of stipulations related to this type of facility. The Department of Public Health, Facility Licensing licenses this type of facility. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include facilities must provide residents with three meals per day. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include medication administration , assistance with self-administration of medications, and opening medication packages. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include disease prevention, provision of care and services to residents whose conditions are chronic and stable, resident teaching, and assistance with self-administered medications. Staff must obtain training in a variety of subjects. These areas include applicable regulations, assisted living philosophy, 10-hour orientation, and facility 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.There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. This type of facility is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to ensure 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 he program must be reviewed as the resident's condition requires.

Demographics and Values

In Fairfield, 63.5% participate in the labor force, 4.4% do not have health insurance, 4.7% live in poverty, and 7.6% have some form of disability. Fairfield has a population density of 795 people per square mile. The total population of Fairfield consists of 61,611 people. In terms of education, 63.4% have a college degree, 15.5% have a high-school diploma, and 28.9% have a graduate degree. In Fairfield, 4.7% of the population are veterans. Based on gender, 47.9% are male and 52.1% are female. The median age of Fairfield is 41 years old. Racially, the population of Fairfield is 1.3% other or not specified, 89.2% white, 3.1% mixed race, 6.3% Hispanic, 4.5% Asian, 0.0% Native American, 1.8% black, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian.

Cost of Living

The total cost of care for a community is affected by the community in which it is located. Monthly, the median cost of rent in Fairfield is about $2,522 per month and the median home value in Fairfield is about $596,418. The rent burden for Fairfield is about 21.2% of the average person's monthly income.

State Information

An overview of Connecticut

Based on natural beauty, Connecticut ranks 6th in the nation. 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. In terms of resources, Connecticut has a cost of living index of 128.8, a grocery index rating of 114.2, and a housing index rating of 144.7. 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. In terms of personal well-being, Connecticut ranks 3rd in healthcare and 21st in quality of life compared to other states.

Social demographics of the state

The state of Connecticut ranks 14th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religion, 28% of Connecticut residents attend religious services among the 2,597 different congregations that are available in the state. 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 median age in the state is 41, and 32% of the population is over the age of 55. In the last presidential election 55% of Connecticut residents voted Democrat and 41% voted Republican.

State-wide weather information

During the summer, the average temperature in Connecticut is around 70°F. The average high summer temperature is around 86°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 52°F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 29°F. The average high winter temperature is around 44°F in 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%. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of March at around 5.47 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Connecticut is around 4.15 inches. 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 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 Summersweet, Kingcup Or Marsh Marigold, White-tailed Deer, and White Oak. The state animal of Connecticut is the The Sperm Whale.