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Senior housing types near Chester, NJ

  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Arbor Terrace Morris Plains

    Arbor Terrace Morris Plains

    361 Speedwell Ave, Morris Plains, NJ 07950
    (9)
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    Arbor Terrace Morris Plains provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Morris Plains, New Jersey area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident receives unique and personalized...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • The Chelsea at Warren

    The Chelsea 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • CareOne at Somerset Valley

    CareOne at Somerset Valley

    1621 Route 22 W, Bound Brook, NJ 08805
    (17)
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    CareOne Assisted Living at Bound Brook is an assisted living community located in Bound Brook, New Jersey in Somerset County and home to just over 10,000 people. Bound Brook is a warm community with lots of local stores and shops. Residents will be able to get in their exercise, enjoy park-like...

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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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  • 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 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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  • Chelsea at Brookfield

    Chelsea at Brookfield

    1 Brookfield Ct., Belvidere, NJ 07823
    (2)
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    Located in a beautiful country setting surrounded by mountains and open space.  The Chelsea at Brookfield offers three different levels of senior living: concierge level of living, assisted living, and Country Cottage, in private and semi-private apartments.  For residents with Alzheimer's and other...

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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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  • Merriam Casa Bella

    Merriam Casa Bella

    131 Main Street, Newton, NJ 07860
    (19)
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    Merriam Casa Bella is an assisted living community located in Newton, NJ. The city of Newton is located in Sussex County and home to about 8,000 people. Newton is a small community with lots of restaurants, shops and community events. Merriam Casa Bella is committed to giving our residents the...

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  • Ave Care at Newton

    85-1/2 Trinity Street, Newton, NJ 07860
    (7)
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    Ave Care at Newton is located in Newton, NJ in Sussex County. This residential care home provides you with top quality assistance in an area that is beautiful and peaceful. Those who spend time in Newton as guests and as residents appreciate what it has to offer in terms of attractions, including...

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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 Summit (Opening Summer 2020)

    Sunrise of Summit (Opening Summer 2020)

    26 River Road, 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • The Chelsea at Fanwood

    The Chelsea at Fanwood

    295 South Ave., Fanwood, NJ 07023
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    The Chelsea 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, restaurants,...

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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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  • 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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  • All American Assisted Living at Hillsborough

    All American Assisted Living at Hillsborough

    351 Route 206, Hillsborough Township, 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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  • 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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  • Arbor Terrace Roseland

    Arbor Terrace Roseland

    345 Eagle Rock Ave, Roseland, NJ 07068
    (19)
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    Arbor Terrace Roseland offers quality assisted living and dementia care in Essex County, New Jersey. We honor individuality and celebrate each person's unique life through deep connections with our residents and families. We create delightful surprises and meaningful moments within a safe and caring...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Colonial Manor Hackettstown

    1571 RT 57, Hackettstown, NJ 07840
    (9)
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    Colonial Manor Hackettstown is located in Hackettstown, NJ in Warren County. This residential care home supplies you with support in an area that is located in the eastern most region of the Lehigh Valley. Those who spend time in Hackettstown as residents or guests enjoy checking out all that is...

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  • Westwind Manor

    25 Main St, Franklin, NJ 07416
    (6)
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    Westwind Manor Westwind Manor is an assisted living community that enjoys a quiet spot on the outskirts of Franklin, NJ. Our community is made up of paved paths for family walks, shaded courtyards where residents can sit and enjoy the fresh air and manicured landscaping that creates a majestic...

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  • United Methodist Communities Bristol Glen a CCRC

    United Methodist Communities Bristol Glen a CCRC

    200 Bristol Glen Drive, Newton, NJ 07860
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  • The Chelsea at Sparta (Opening Late Summer 2020)

    The Chelsea at Sparta (Opening Late Summer 2020)

    513 Lafayette Road, Sparta, NJ 07871
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  • Merry Heart Assisted Living, LLC

    118 Main St, Succasunna, NJ 07876
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  • The Villa at Florham Park

    190 Park Ave, Florham Park, NJ 07932
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  • The Delaney of Bridgewater (Opening Early 2021)

    310 Chimney Rock Rd, Bound Brook, NJ 08805
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  • Lakeside Residential Care Home Inc.

    3 Mosquis Trl, Oak Ridge, NJ 07438
    (8)
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  • The Society House

    328 E Mt. Pleasant Ave, Livingston, NJ 07039
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  • Atrium Senior Living of Livingston

    348 E Cedar St, Livingston, NJ 07039
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Chester, New Jersey

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities offer residential communities and health care for people who need support with dressing or bathing. Assisted living communities frequently offer care supervision, aid with daily activities, and aid with transit and appointments. In certain cases, communities may offer respite, "aging in place", or hospice. In New Jersey, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $45,000 . New Jersey maintains specific statutes associated with this kind of community. Department of Health and Senior Services supervises this community type. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include supervise and assist with self-administration of medication, administer medication, and monitor dosage. Public assistance is available through 1115 Demonstration Waiver program--Managed Long-Term Services and Supports.In total, there can be no more than 2 residents to a room. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every residents. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include maintain a standard of food preparation that meets the needs of residents, provide three meals a day, and prepare meals and snacks based on the Food and Nutrition board's recommended dietary allowances. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include social work services, dietary services, assit with personal care, and pharmaceutical services. 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 plan updates regarding changes in physical or cognitive states, a level of care assessment, routines and prefrences, and nursing needs. Staff are required to obtain training in a number of areas. These include: assisted living concepts, pain management, alzheimers' and dementia care, and infection control/prevention.

Demographics and Values

The current population of Chester consists of 1,665 people. Chester has a population density of 403 people per square mile. Racially, the population of Chester is 10.2% Hispanic, 2.1% Asian, 7.2% other or not specified, 1.0% Native American, 88.8% white, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.8% black, and 0.0% mixed race. Out of the total city population, 51.6% are female and 48.4% are male. The median age of Chester is 45 years old. Of the population of Chester 56.7% have a college degree, 22.9% have a graduate degree, and 20.8% have a high-school diploma. In Chester, 8.2% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Out of the total population of Chester, 56.1% participate in the labor force, 8.7% do not have health insurance, 7.0% live in poverty, and 10.9% have some form of disability.

Cost of Living

The neighborhood in which a community is located could have a major effect on the cost of care. Cost of living is a major factor in choosing which community is best for you or your loved one. The rent burden for Chester is about 24.0% of the average person's monthly income. Chester has a median home value of $484,754 and the median cost of rent is around $2,357 per month per month.

State Information

An overview of New Jersey

Residents of New Jersey enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 13th in the United States. There are 82 general hospitals and 119 health centers that provide care for 8,928,542 New Jersey residents. Morristown Medical Center, Deborah Heart And Lung Center, and Saint Clare’s Hospital/denville Campus are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. Overall, New Jersey ranks 12th in quality of life and 6th in healthcare compared to other US states. The state of New Jersey has a cost of living index of 122.5 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 109.5 and a housing index rating of 163.1.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religion, 35% of New Jersey residents attend religious services among the 6,114 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-13%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-6%, Muslim-3%, and Hindu-3%. In New Jersey there are 178 masonic lodges. The median age in the state is 40, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. During the latest presidential election, 41% voted for the Republican candidate while 55% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state of New Jersey ranks 4th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the winter falls 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. On average, the state receives 3.94 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 5.51 inches of precipitation a month. The average humidity across the state is 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 72%. 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 Mountain Royal, Candy's Lobelia, Black Locust, and Staggerbush. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Coyote, the Black Bear, the Woodchuck, or the Woodpecker. The state animal of New Jersey is the Horse.