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Senior housing types near Chatham, NJ

  • Juniper Village at Chatham

    Juniper Village at Chatham

    500 Southern Boulevard, Chatham, NJ 07928
    (36)
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    Juniper Village at Chatham is a gracious and enriching home to approximately 100 individuals. Located within walking distance to shopping and restaurants in the heart of beautiful Chatham Township, our classically appointed decor offers a refined ambiance while our distinctive programs nurture...

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  • Sunrise of Summit (Opening Spring 2020)

    Sunrise of Summit (Opening Spring 2020)

    26 River Rd, Summit, NJ 07901
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    Ideally located just down the road from the Village Green in Summit, New Jersey, and only 20 miles from Manhattan, Sunrise of Summit provides highly personalized care and services—including assisted living and memory care—to seniors in a bright, cheerful, and modern atmosphere. Our community offers...

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  • Sunrise of Madison

    Sunrise of Madison

    215 Madison Avenue, Madison, NJ 07940
    (11)
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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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  • Brighton Gardens of Mountainside

    Brighton Gardens of Mountainside

    1350 Route 22 West, Mountainside, NJ 07092
    (22)
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    Brighton Gardens of Mountainside offers personalized care for older adults in Union County, NJ. Our compassionate team, including our Designated Care Managers, provides individualized care to fit your unique needs and preferences. We work to promote your independence, while providing you the support...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Florham Park

    Brighton Gardens of Florham Park

    21 Ridgedale Avenue, Florham Park, NJ 07932
    (31)
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    Come visit our community nestled in the suburbs of Florham Park with tree-lined walking paths surrounding us. Enter our community and you'll experience first hand the Sunrise Difference. Please call for more information or to schedule a visit to find out how Brighton Gardens can enrich your life or...

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  • Spring Meadows Summit

    Spring Meadows Summit

    41 Springfield Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901
    (21)
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    Discover a verdant community in bloom at Spring Meadows Summit, offering Assisted Living services in Summit, New Jersey. Completely refurbished in 2012, our warm and inviting community features experienced and professional staff members who are committed to improving the quality of life of our...

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  • Arbor Terrace Mountainside

    Arbor Terrace Mountainside

    1050 Springfield Avenue, Mountainside, NJ 07092
    (1)
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    Arbor Terrace Mountainside provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Mountainside, New Jersey area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident will receive unique and...

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  • Sunrise of Basking Ridge

    Sunrise of Basking Ridge

    404 King George Road, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
    (18)
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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 of Basking Ridge affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized...

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  • The Chelsea Assisted Living at Warren

    The Chelsea Assisted Living at Warren

    274 King George Rd, Warren, NJ 07059
    (6)
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    The Chelsea at Warren offers an attractive new lifestyle alternative for older adults who may be experiencing some difficulty managing on their own at home. The Chelsea offers a gracious environment with many beautiful common areas. It is conveniently located within a short distance of shops,...

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  • CareOne at Livingston Assisted Living

    CareOne at Livingston Assisted Living

    76 Passaic Avenue, Livingston, NJ 07039
    (33)
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    CareOne at Livingston Assisted Living is conveniently located near major highways and sits between the Livingston Mall and Short Hills Mall on Passaic Avenue.  We take pride in providing a broad continuum of health care services in a Campus setting. Part of a CareOne Senior Care Community ...

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  • Sunrise of Westfield

    Sunrise of Westfield

    240 Springfield Avenue, Westfield, NJ 07090
    (12)
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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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  • Brookdale Florham Park

    Brookdale Florham Park

    8 James Street, Florham Park, NJ 07932
    (26)
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    There’s a lot to love here, and redefined independence is just one of those things. With both assisted living and memory care, you’ll have the care you need, when you need it. Our memory care program is rooted in “a person-centered approach,” which means we help our residents find a sense of...

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  • Lester Senior Housing Community Life in Whippany

    Lester Senior Housing Community Life in Whippany

    903-905 Route 10 East, Whippany, NJ 07981
    (3)
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    Caring for the elderly is more than a Jewish tradition…it is a tenet that has been passed from generation to generation and lives today within the hearts and minds of the families within our community. As an extension of this commitment the Lester Senior Housing community was developed by the...

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  • Sycamore Living at East Hanover

    Sycamore Living at East Hanover

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

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  • Atria Cranford

    Atria Cranford

    10 Jackson Drive, Cranford, NJ 07016
    (59)
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    Conveniently located just off the Garden State Parkway, down the road from Rahway River Park, Atria Cranford has served Union County families for more than 20 years. A friendly, tenured staff – including more than 60 employees with over a decade of experience at the community – is available 24/7....

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  • Sunrise of Morris Plains

    Sunrise of Morris Plains

    209 Littleton Road, Morris Plains, NJ 07950
    (22)
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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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  • Brighton Gardens of Edison

    Brighton Gardens of Edison

    1801 Oak Tree Road, Edison, NJ 08820
    (44)
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    Brighton Gardens of Edison is located just minutes from the Garden State Parkway, the New Jersey Turnpike, Route 1, Route 287, and is within walking distance from the Metro Park train station. Residents may enjoy the many nearby attractions including the Menlo Park Mall, seasonal farmers markets,...

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  • CareOne at Morris Assisted Living

    CareOne at Morris Assisted Living

    200 Mazdabrook Road, Parsippany, NJ 07054
    (33)
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    CareOne at Morris Assisted Living is conveniently located near major highways including Route 80, Route 287, and Route 46. We take pride in providing a broad continuum of health care services in a Campus setting. We are part of a CareOne Senior Care Communities -- In addition to CareOne at Morris...

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  • Brookdale West Orange

    Brookdale West Orange

    520 Prospect Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052
    (27)
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    You’ll have the care you need if you need it so you can focus on having fun. With assisted living and memory care on one campus, we customize your care to your specific needs. And our community is just 30 minutes away from New York City so you can enjoy all the great shopping and restaurants that...

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  • Canterbury Village

    33 Mount Pleasant Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052
    (20)
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    Established in 1921 in West Orange, NJ Canterbury Village is an experienced Assisted Living Residence. With only 53 residents we offer personalized assistance, support and healthcare services, available 24 hours a day. Our reasonable monthly service fee includes a spacious private studio with...

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  • Amber Court of Elizabeth

    1155 E Jersey St, Elizabeth, NJ 07201
    (5)
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    Amber Court of Elizabeth offers comfortable, caring and affordable Assisted Living choices for seniors. We are located in the thriving downtown area of Elizabeth. We are near many urban conveniences, such as restaurants, shopping, banking, entertainment, and much more. Major highways and public...

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  • The Chelsea at Bridgewater

    The Chelsea at Bridgewater

    680 Route 206 N, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    (10)
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    Located in Bridgewater, New Jersey, The Chelsea at Bridgewater is conveniently located in a peaceful, serene wooded area in Somerset County. Residents enjoy personalized assisted living services in private and semiprivate suites in a variety of attractive styles. Residents are welcome to participate...

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  • Laurel Circle

    Laurel Circle

    100 Monroe St, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
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    Discover Laurel Circle – full-service senior living in Bridgewater, NJ, with a unique personality and a distinct spirit. Enjoy a convenient, maintenance-free lifestyle with: -Plentiful services and amenities -An unmatched, flexible monthly dining plan -An engaging schedule of resident-organized...

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  • Brighton Gardens of West Orange

    Brighton Gardens of West Orange

    220 Pleasant Valley Way, West Orange, NJ 07052
    (25)
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    Brighton Gardens of West Orange is located in a beautiful suburban setting only 20 minutes from New York City amenities. We are nestled between a premier golf course and the historic South Mountain Reservation, which includes acres of protected land with parks, walkways and trails. We partner with...

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  • Heritage at Clara Barton

    Heritage at Clara Barton

    1015 Amboy Ave, Edison, NJ 08837
    (11)
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    Heritage at Clara Barton is a Genesis community offering independent and assisted living services in a breathtaking and unique setting. Our community is actually a renovated school building built in the early 1920s and is now composed of 84 assisted living apartments and 27 independent living...

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  • The Chelsea at Montville

    The Chelsea at Montville

    165 Changebridge Road, Montville, NJ 07045
    (15)
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    Located in Morris County, The Chelsea at Montville offers several senior living options in a comfortable setting. Our spacious community offers areas to sit and meet new people, space to enjoy a book from our library, opportunities to listen to a resident or guest play our piano, or take a relaxing...

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  • Sunrise of Randolph

    Sunrise of Randolph

    648 Route 10, Randolph, NJ 07869
    (25)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Sunrise of Bridgewater NOW OPEN

    Sunrise of Bridgewater NOW OPEN

    390 US Route 22, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    (1)
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    Sunrise of Bridgewater is an Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Bridgewater, NJ.

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  • Essex Guest House of Montclair

    271 Claremont Ave, Montclair, NJ 07042
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    The Essex Guest House of Montclair is a NJ State Licensed Class C boarding home that houses up to twenty-seven residents. It is a 150 year old Victorian home (registered with the Montclair Historical Society), and located conveniently near the downtown Montclair shopping district. The aim of the...

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  • Sunrise at West Essex

    Sunrise at West Essex

    47 Greenbrook Road, Fairfield, NJ 07004
    (18)
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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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  • Spring Hills Somerset

    Spring Hills Somerset

    473 Demott Lane, Somerset, NJ 08873
    (56)
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    At Spring Hills Somerset, we are committed to making healthy living the foundation of every aspect of life. From dining that truly satisfies, to fitness that invigorates and motivates, down to the smaller details, such as our use of safe, non-toxic cleaning products in each assisted living community...

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  • Bryan Manor

    Bryan Manor

    600 Old Chester Rd., Gladstone, NJ 07934
    (4)
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    Bryan Manor is a senior residential care home nestled on 36 acres in scenic Chester. It offers residents a cozy, safe, and supportive environment. It's smaller than other facilities and seniors quickly adapt to the family-centric care. The residents enjoy interacting with each other and the...

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  • The Brielle at Seaview

    The Brielle at Seaview

    140 Friendship Ln, Staten Island, NY 10314
    (13)
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    The Brielle at Seaview, a non-profit community, is nestled in a natural wooded oasis right on Staten Island. We offer assisted living and memory care on a 10-acre campus that's comfortably removed from the surrounding noise and hectic pace. It's an idyllic setting where you can enjoy walking paths,...

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  • Mt. Arlington Senior Living

    Mt. Arlington Senior Living

    2 Hillside Drive, Mount Arlington, NJ 07856
    (18)
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    Welcome to Mt Arlington Senior Living. Mt. Arlington Senior Living sits high on a hilltop offering breathtaking views of the rolling hills and wooded landscape surrounding the community. The Community is located just minutes from local shopping, restaurants, Lake Hopatcong, places of worship, and...

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  • Brookdale Hillsborough

    Brookdale Hillsborough

    600 Auten Road, Hillsborough, NJ 08844
    (30)
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    Here you get to define your day every day. If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our community with both assisted living and memory care could be right for you. You’ll have help with medications, dressing and bathing...

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  • All American Assisted Living at Hillsborough

    All American Assisted Living at Hillsborough

    351 Route 206, Hillsborough, NJ 08844
    (3)
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    All American Assisted Living at Hillsborough works hard every day to create the best assisted living experience possible for our residents and their families. We believe that every resident, and every staff member, is a vital part of our extended family and we are dedicated to proving affordable...

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  • Sunrise of Staten Island

    Sunrise of Staten Island

    801 Narrows Road North, Staten Island, NY 10304
    (14)
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    In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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  • Sunrise of East Brunswick

    Sunrise of East Brunswick

    190 Summerhill Road, East Brunswick, NJ 08816
    (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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  • Alaris Health at The Atrium

    Alaris Health at The Atrium

    330 Ninth Street, Jersey City, NJ 07302
    (6)
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    The Best of Everything under One Roof The Hamilton Park campus has been providing care to the Hudson County community since 1989. The Health center has been custom designed to fulfill the needs and wishes of those who share our values and our love of life. Our complete continuum of care provides...

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  • Brookdale Wayne AL/MC

    Brookdale Wayne AL/MC

    820 Hamburg Turnpike, Wayne, NJ 07470
    (12)
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    Here you’ll never stop growing. If you’re looking for fun and freedom in senior living, our senior living community could be the right fit for you. With both assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care on one campus, you’ll have the care you need when you need it. Plus, we’re just a 40-minute...

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  • Sunrise of Wayne

    Sunrise of Wayne

    184 Berdan Avenue, Wayne, NJ 07470
    (22)
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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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  • Hudson Hills

    Hudson Hills

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

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  • Van Dyk Park Place

    Van Dyk Park Place

    644 Goffle Road, Hawthorne, NJ 07506
    (13)
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    When visitors come to Van Dyk Park Place, they immediately notice the friendly and pleasant surroundings here. Owned for sixty years by the Van Dyk family, our CEO, Bob Van Dyk, is dedicated to giving the highest level of care to our residents and patients alike. Park Place is decorated warmly, with...

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  • Atrium Senior Living of Matawan

    Atrium Senior Living of Matawan

    40 Freneau Ave, Matawan, NJ 07747
    (7)
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    Atrium Senior Living is an assisted living community in the close-knit suburban area of Matawan, New Jersey. This quiet, charming area is comprised of two large lakes, acres of lush green grass and trees, and a variety of outdoor activities to keep our residents happy and healthy. The peaceful...

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  • Paragon Village

    Paragon Village

    425-427 Route 46 East, Hackettstown, NJ 07840
    (13)
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    Paragon Village is a part of Hackettstown, Warren County, New Jersey. This assisted living community provides residents with the memory care that they are seeking in a setting that is peaceful and beautiful. The town of Hackettstown offers the gorgeous Stephens State Park, where visitors can enjoy...

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  • Brookdale Paramus

    Brookdale Paramus

    186 Paramus Road, Paramus, NJ 07652
    (52)
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    Live your best life where you never stop growing. If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our senior living community with both assisted living and memory care could be the right fit for you and your family. You’ll...

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  • Colonial Manor at Panther Valley

    Colonial Manor at Panther Valley

    1627 Route 517, Hackettstown, NJ 07840
    (30)
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    Colonial Manor at Panther Valley is an assisted care community located in Hackettstown, NJ. The city of Hackettstown is located in Warren County and home to about 9,800 people. Hackettstown, home of the Mars Chocolate Company, makers of M&Ms, is a bustling, small town where residents can run errands...

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  • Sunrise of Edgewater

    Sunrise of Edgewater

    351 River Road, Edgewater, NJ 07020
    (17)
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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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  • Atria West 86

    Atria West 86

    333 West 86th Street, New York, NY 10024
    (46)
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    Ideally situated and all-inclusive, this luxury residence is tailored exclusively to older New Yorkers – and makes it easier to live in the artistic and cultural heart of the City, just one block from scenic Riverside Park. Featuring handsome pre-war architecture, art deco-inspired finishes and...

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  • Five Star Premier Residences of Teaneck

    Five Star Premier Residences of Teaneck

    655 Pomander Walk, Teaneck, NJ 07666
    (16)
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    Are you ready to embrace a whole new level of independence? Five Star Premier Residences of Teaneck, formerly Classic Residence by Hyatt, is the community where you'll find The Vital Elements that are important to living life to the fullest: Home, Wellness, Connection and Vitality. Enjoy the...

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Chatham, New Jersey

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities provide healthcare, recreational activities, and oversight to individuals around 65 years old. The services offered often involve help with activities of daily living. Residents may be kept under monitoring and assessment. Under certain circumstances, facilities may provide respite, Alzheimer's care, or hospice. In New Jersey, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $45,000 . The state of New Jersey has specific rules associated with this type of facility. Department of Health and Senior Services regulates this type of facility. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include maintain a standard of food preparation that meets the needs of residents, prepare meals and snacks based on the Food and Nutrition board's recommended dietary allowances, and provide three meals a day. Public assistance is available through 1115 Demonstration Waiver program--Managed Long-Term Services and Supports.This type of facility is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. The maximum occupancy is 2 residents per room. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every residents. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include monitor dosage, administer medication, and supervise and assist with self-administration of medication. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include limited nursing care, recreational activities, social work services, and transportation. Staff must receive education in a number of subjects. These areas include emergency plans and procedures, pain management, infection control/prevention, and assisted living concepts. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to assure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as a health care assessment, plan updates regarding changes in physical or cognitive states, routines and prefrences, and a level of care assessment.

Demographics and Values

Chatham has a population density of 1,468 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Chatham consists of 8,928 people. In Chatham, 4.0% of the people are veterans. In Chatham, 71.2% participate in the labor force, 1.5% live in poverty, 5.0% do not have health insurance, and 5.0% are widows. Of the population of Chatham 75.0% have a college degree, 33.8% have a graduate degree, and 11.1% have a high-school diploma. Demographically, Chatham is 9.8% Hispanic, 0.0% Native American, 88.1% white, 1.6% black, 8.5% Asian, 0.3% other or not specified, 1.5% mixed race, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. Out of the total city population, 50.7% are female and 49.3% are male. The median age of Chatham is 40 years old.

Cost of Living

The neighborhood where a senior care community is located can have a huge influence on the cost of care. Cost of living can be a major factor when determining which care option is the best fit for your loved one. The rent burden for Chatham is about 18.0% of the average person's monthly income. The median home value in Chatham is around $730,364 and the median price for rent is about $3,026 a month.

State Information

An overview of New Jersey

The quality of life enjoyed by the average New Jersey citizen is ranked 12th nation-wide. Additionally, New Jersey is ranked 6th by healthcare standards. Out of a national average of 100, New Jersey has a cost of living index rating of 123, a grocery index rating of 110, and a housing index rating of 163. Based on natural beauty, New Jersey ranks 13th in the nation. The state of New Jersey has 82 hospitals and 119 health centers, providing care to a population of 8,928,542. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Morristown Medical Center, Deborah Heart And Lung Center, and Saint Clare’s Hospital/denville Campus.

Social demographics of the state

In New Jersey, 35% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 6,114 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-6%, Muslim-3%, and Hindu-3%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-13%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. In New Jersey there are 178 masonic lodges. During the latest presidential election, 41% voted for the Republican candidate while 55% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state has a median age of 40 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, New Jersey ranks 4th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 5.51 inches. On average, the state receives 3.94 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the humidity rating for New Jersey is around 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 72% in the month of September. During the winter, the average temperature in New Jersey drops to around 33°F. The average high winter temperature is around 47°F in the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 15°F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 73°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 88°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 54°F during the month of June. The average air quality index rating in New Jersey is 41.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 52.9 AQI. While residents of New Jersey mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in New Jersey can include hurricanes and floods.

Wildlife to be found in New Jersey

The state of New Jersey has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Floating Heart, Dandelion, Black Locust, and Mountain Royal. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Black Racer Snake, the Black Bear, the Coyote, or the Porcupine. The state animal of New Jersey is the Horse.