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Senior housing types near Matawan, NJ

  • Atrium Senior Living of Matawan

    Atrium Senior Living of Matawan

    40 Freneau Ave, Matawan, NJ 07747
    (7)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Arbor Terrace Middletown

    Arbor Terrace Middletown

    1800 NJ-35, Middletown, NJ 07748
    (16)
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    Arbor Terrace Middletown offers the best in senior living in New Jersey's beautiful town of Middletown. You'll find all the comforts of home with the amenities of a retirement community at Arbor Terrace. Leave behind the worries of home ownership and enjoy a vibrant community of peers and friends. ...

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  • The Solana Marlboro

    The Solana Marlboro

    52 County Road 520, Marlboro, NJ 07751
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    A life of sophistication awaits at The Chelsea at Solana Marlboro. Located just minutes from Route 9 and Route 18, our community has easy access to many local amenities including shopping centers, restaurants, and entertainment venues. Our elegantly decorated community boasts a movie theater,...

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  • Sunrise of Marlboro

    Sunrise of Marlboro

    3A South Main Street, Marlboro, NJ 07746
    (11)
    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 Chelsea at Manalapan

    The Chelsea at Manalapan

    445 Route 9 South, Manalapan, NJ 07726
    (3)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Chelsea at Manalapan offers the very best of town and country assisted living. Located in the beautiful town of Manalapan, Monmouth County, fine shopping and dining are literally at our front door, surrounded by beautiful views of peaceful countryside and farmland. Step outside and relax under...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Middletown

    Brighton Gardens of Middletown

    620 State Route 35 South, Middletown, NJ 07748
    (37)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Brighton Gardens provides assisted living in an elegant residential environment. We deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Sunrise Principles of Service, we afford families peace-of-mind by providing our residents with a...

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  • Sunrise of Lincroft

    Sunrise of Lincroft

    734 Newman Springs Road, Lincroft, NJ 07738
    (16)
    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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  • Sunrise of East Brunswick

    Sunrise of East Brunswick

    190 Summerhill Road, East Brunswick, NJ 08816
    (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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  • Sunrise of Shrewsbury (Opening Spring 2020)

    Sunrise of Shrewsbury (Opening Spring 2020)

    766 Broad Street, Shrewsbury, NJ 07702
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    Located in the beautiful Borough of Shrewsbury and within easy reach of New York City, Sunrise of Shrewsbury provides the very best in personalized care and services—including assisted living and memory care—to seniors in elegant surroundings. Our community is conveniently situated on Route 35 just...

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  • The Chelsea at Shrewsbury NOW OPEN

    The Chelsea at Shrewsbury NOW OPEN

    515 Shrewsbury Ave, Shrewsbury, NJ 07702
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Located in vibrant Shrewsbury, Monmouth County, The Chelsea At Shrewsbury offers personalized Assisted Living in studio, one and two-bedroom apartments. Our Country Cottage provides a safe, pleasant and supportive environment for residents with Alzheimer’s and other memory impairments. Our Sycamore...

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  • Heritage at Clara Barton

    Heritage at Clara Barton

    1015 Amboy Ave, Edison, NJ 08837
    (11)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Arbor Terrace Shrewsbury

    Arbor Terrace Shrewsbury

    864 Shrewsbury Ave, Tinton Falls, NJ 07724
    (9)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Arbor Terrace Shrewsbury provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Tinton Falls, 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 care...

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  • Mattison Crossing at Manalapan Avenue

    Mattison Crossing at Manalapan Avenue

    93 Manalapan Avenue, Freehold, NJ 07728
    (29)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Mattison Crossing, an assisted living community, provides a full range of services that promote the optimum level of comfort, security and a home like environment. Mattison Crossing offers a variety of apartments to fit your individual lifestyle. All apartments are equipped with sprinklers and...

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  • The Chelsea at Forsgate

    The Chelsea at Forsgate

    319 Forsgate Dr, Monroe Township, NJ 08831
    (12)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Located in Monroe Township, NJ, The Chelsea at Forsgate offers a variety of senior living options, including assisted living and memory care. We aim for our residents to maintain an active and independent lifestyle within a caring and supportive environment. We offer a lifestyle program that...

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  • Monmouth Crossing Assisted Living

    Monmouth Crossing Assisted Living

    560 Iron Bridge Road, Freehold, NJ 07728
    (14)
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    Monmouth Crossing is owned and operated by CentraState Healthcare System, a not-for-profit member of the Robert Wood Johnson Health Network, an established health care provider that offers comprehensive acute care, physician, and community services. Monmouth Crossing's studio, one-bedroom and...

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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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  • Brookdale Monroe

    Brookdale Monroe

    380 Forsgate Drive, Monroe, NJ 08831
    (33)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Here you can meet new friends, rediscover old hobbies, and redefine your independence. With both assisted living and memory care, you’ll have the care you need, when you need it. Assisted living helps you with medications, dressing and bathing, as well as services like housekeeping and meals. It's...

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  • Atria Tinton Falls

    Atria Tinton Falls

    44 Pine Street, Tinton Falls, NJ 07753
    (31)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Conveniently located near the beaches, boardwalk and shops of the Jersey Shore and major highways, Atria Tinton Falls has served Monmouth County families for 20 years. This vibrant community is designed to help older people enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle – and experience greater...

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  • The Brielle at Seaview

    The Brielle at Seaview

    140 Friendship Ln, Staten Island, NY 10314
    (13)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Sunrise of Staten Island

    Sunrise of Staten Island

    801 Narrows Road North, Staten Island, NY 10304
    (14)
    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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  • 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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  • Spring Hills Somerset

    Spring Hills Somerset

    473 Demott Lane, Somerset, NJ 08873
    (56)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Amber Court of Elizabeth

    Amber Court of Elizabeth

    1155 E Jersey St, Elizabeth, NJ 07201
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Allegria at Ocean Grove

    Allegria at Ocean Grove

    70 Stockton Ave, Ocean Grove, NJ 07756
    (8)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Allegria At Ocean Grove offers outstanding quality care in a home-like atmosphere that promotes health and wellbeing. Our dedicated professionals treat each and every resident like family. We invite you to come see our facility and find out just what makes us so special! At Allegria at Ocean Grove...

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  • Sunrise of Westfield

    Sunrise of Westfield

    240 Springfield Avenue, Westfield, NJ 07090
    (12)
    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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  • Sunrise of Jackson

    Sunrise of Jackson

    390 North County Line Road, Jackson, NJ 08527
    (37)
    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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  • Sunrise at Sheepshead Bay

    Sunrise at Sheepshead Bay

    2211 Emmons Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11235
    (38)
    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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  • Brighton Gardens of Mountainside

    Brighton Gardens of Mountainside

    1350 Route 22 West, Mountainside, NJ 07092
    (22)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • The Orchards at Bartley

    The Orchards at Bartley

    100 North County Line Road, Jackson, NJ 08527
    (11)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Our beautifully designed assisted living community features a Main Street with 'shops' and adjoining 'neighborhoods'. Comprehensive services include meals, housekeeping, laundry, transportation and daily activities. Along with spacious, conformable living quarters, we feature numerous indoor and...

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  • Arbor Terrace Mountainside

    Arbor Terrace Mountainside

    1050 Springfield Avenue, Mountainside, NJ 07092
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Bella Terra

    Bella Terra

    2 Kathleen Drive, Jackson, NJ 08527
    (59)
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    Nestled among towering trees and a quiet stream, Bella Terra is a beautiful place to call home. A rental community, residents pay no entrance or endowment fee. The monthly service fee includes fine dining, housekeeping, linen services, scheduled transportation, utilities, and building and grounds...

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  • The Waterford on the Bay

    The Waterford on the Bay

    2900 Bragg Street, Brooklyn, NY 11235
    (55)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Waterford on the Bay is Brooklyn's premier waterfront senior living residence. It is one of the most popular assisted living residences which feature a luxurious, hotel-like atmosphere, five-star concierge assistance, daily housekeeping, and a lavish fine dining room, our mission is to combine...

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  • Sunrise of Wall

    Sunrise of Wall

    2600 Allaire Road, Wall, NJ 07719
    (17)
    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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  • Harbor View Home

    Harbor View Home

    3900 Shore Pkwy, Brooklyn, NY 11235
    (12)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Licensed by New York State. Dept. of Health. Park like surroundings with lush gardens and expansive sun decks. Close to transportation and shopping. Gourmet kosher cuisine with special diets ac comodated Harbor View offers a wide array of social activities throughout the day. Physical rehabilitation...

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  • Wellington Estates

    Wellington Estates

    2018 Highway 35, Spring Lake, NJ 07762
    (6)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Imagine a place where you can live your best life, enjoying a variety of activities to suit any lifestyle in a beautifully appointed assisted living community in scenic Spring Lake. Wellington Estates is a 114 bed community steps from the Atlantic Ocean, offering a variety of accommodations to best...

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  • Atrium Senior Living of Princeton

    Atrium Senior Living of Princeton

    1000 Windrow Dr, Princeton, NJ 08540
    (13)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Within a campus of continued care, transitions are easy to meet your current needs. Whether you are here for a brief stay or if you're calling The Pavilions 'home', we want you to feel comfortable and as independent as possible. Your level of activity depends on your ability and interest, whatever...

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  • Signature Senior Living

    Signature Senior Living

    631 Foster Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11230
    (36)
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    At Signature Senior Living we provide our residents with a wide array of services and amenities to meet each individuals needs while providing a safe and pleasant environment.. We have beautiful rooms to accommodate every budget, starting with semi-privates, privates and even one bedroom apartments!...

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  • All American Assisted Living at Hillsborough

    All American Assisted Living at Hillsborough

    351 Route 206, Hillsborough, NJ 08844
    (3)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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 Mill Basin

    Sunrise of Mill Basin

    5905 Strickland Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11234
    (35)
    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 Chelsea Assisted Living at Warren

    The Chelsea Assisted Living at Warren

    274 King George Rd, Warren, NJ 07059
    (6)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Spring Meadows Summit

    Spring Meadows Summit

    41 Springfield Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901
    (21)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Laurel Circle

    Laurel Circle

    100 Monroe St, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Sunrise of Summit (Opening Spring 2020)

    Sunrise of Summit (Opening Spring 2020)

    26 River Rd, Summit, NJ 07901
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Acorn Glen

    Acorn Glen

    775 Mt. Lucas Rd, Princeton, NJ 08540
    (1)
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    Nestled in the serene landscape of historic Princeton, Acorn glen offers a unique and stately residence for those individuals accustomed to distinctive living. We strive to provide a community that welcomes visits from family and friends and invites our residents to sustain their dignified and...

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  • Sunrise of Basking Ridge

    Sunrise of Basking Ridge

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

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  • Hearthstone Estates

    Hearthstone Estates

    77 Williams Street, Lakewood, NJ 08701
    (21)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Hearthstone Estates is a quiet assisted living community located in a suburban section of Lakewood, NJ. The city of Lakewood is located in Ocean County and home to about 92,000 people. Lakewood is a bustling area where residents can go to movies and shows, run errands and do their shopping, or relax...

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  • Brookdale Hillsborough

    Brookdale Hillsborough

    600 Auten Road, Hillsborough, NJ 08844
    (30)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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 Brick

    The Chelsea at Brick

    458 Jack Martin Blvd, Brick, NJ 08724
    (13)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Chelsea at Brick, an extended Assisted Living Community offers comfort, convenience and security. Our Senior Living Community combines private suites and shared units with services such as restaurant style dining, housekeeping, transportation and many different activities. The Chelsea at Brick...

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  • Alaris Health at The Atrium

    Alaris Health at The Atrium

    350 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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  • The Chelsea at Bridgewater

    The Chelsea at Bridgewater

    680 Route 206 N, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
    (10)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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Matawan, New Jersey

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities administer supervision, healthcare, and social opportunities to persons who are on average 65 years old. Assisted living facilities usually offer supervision of care, aid with the activities of daily life, and assistance with appointments and transit. Under certain circumstances, facilities may offer skilled nursing, respite, or hospice. In New Jersey, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $45,000 . New Jersey has a number of provisions related to this kind of facility. Department of Health and Senior Services licenses this type of facility. There is a maximum occupancy of 2 residents per room. This type of facility is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every residents. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to guarantee their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as a health care assessment, plan updates regarding changes in physical or cognitive states, routines and prefrences, and a level of care assessment. Staff are required to obtain training in a number of subjects. These areas include assisted living concepts, infection control/prevention, emergency plans and procedures, and pain management. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include social work services, assit with personal care, dietary services, and recreational activities. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include administer medication, monitor dosage, and supervise and assist with self-administration of medication. Public assistance is available through 1115 Demonstration Waiver program--Managed Long-Term Services and Supports.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.

Cost of Living

The community in which a facility is based can have a huge effect on the cost of care. The overall cost of living is a motivating factor when choosing which care choice works for your family. Per month, the median rent in Matawan is $2,099 per month and the median home value in Matawan is $335,307. The rent burden for Matawan is about 22.3% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In Matawan, 5.0% of the people are veterans. Of the population of Matawan 16.1% have a graduate degree, 41.9% have a college degree, and 23.8% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total population of Matawan, 8.5% are widows, 6.6% live in poverty, 6.6% do not have health insurance, and 70.9% participate in the labor force. Out of the total city population, 49.9% are female and 50.1% are male. The median age of Matawan is 39 years old. Racially, the population of Matawan is 2.1% mixed race, 82.0% white, 0.0% Native American, 8.1% black, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.1% other or not specified, 10.3% Hispanic, and 7.5% Asian. Matawan has a population density of 1,511 people per square mile. The total population of Matawan consists of 8,869 people.

State Information

An overview of New Jersey

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. 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. The natural beauty of New Jersey is ranked 13th in the nation. 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

The median age in the state is 40, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 41% of New Jersey residents voted Republican and 55% voted Democrat. Thirty-five percent of New Jersey residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 6,114 different congregations. 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. In terms of diversity, New Jersey ranks 4th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

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. The most precipitation occurs in July with an average of 5.51 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 3.94 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 temperature in the winter falls to around 33°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 47°F during the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 15°F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in New Jersey is around 73°F. The average high summer temperature is around 88°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 54°F during the month of June. 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 Pennywort. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Black Racer Snake, the Coyote, the Porcupine, or the Beaver. The state animal of New Jersey is the Horse.