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Senior housing types near Passaic, NJ

  • Chestnut Hill Residence

    338 Chestnut Street, Passaic, NJ 07055
    (8)
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    Located in the city of Passaic, this Medicaid friendly facility, which includes a secure Dementia neighborhood, is physically attached to a sub-acute and skilled nursing facility of the same name and under the same family ownership since the 1960's. At Chestnut Hill Residence Assisted Living, we...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • The Bristal at Englewood

    The Bristal at Englewood

    412 S Van Brunt St, Englewood, NJ 07631
    (4)
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    The Bristal at Englewood has just the right fit for your senior living needs, equipped with a team of experts committed to providing luxury, dedication, and quality of care. This picturesque community in Bergen County features a beautiful outdoor terrace, putting green, fitness center, cinema,...

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  • Sunrise of Paramus

    Sunrise of Paramus

    567 Paramus Road, Paramus, NJ 07652
    (24)
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    Assisted living in Paramus, NJ, begins with Sunrise of Paramus, a cozy community filled with the warmest touches of home. Our very convenient location makes visiting loved ones easy. We’re just 20 minutes from the George Washington Bridge and close to all major highways. Our fantastic staff members,...

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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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  • La Paula Manor

    25 South Paula Drive, Bergenfield, NJ 07621
    (5)
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    La Paula Manor is a 12 bedroom home located in a nice residential neighborhood. Alzheimer's care is our specialty and with one person per room we are able to give our full attention to each resident.

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • La Paula at Main

    244 East Main Street, Bergenfield, NJ 07621
    (2)
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    La Paula at Main is a company dedicated to providing care and services to the growing number of elderly persons in Northern New Jersey affected with Dementia and Alzheimer's disease. We are designed to be a therapeutic environment. We are committed to improving the quality of life of the elderly by...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • VillageCare at 46 & Ten

    VillageCare at 46 & Ten

    510 West 46th Street, New York, NY 10036
    (4)
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    VillageCare at 46 & Ten respects your independence and privacy while providing basic services that foster an urban lifestyle of comfort and quality. What separates us from the rest are the people who live and work here, the city we call home and the culture that thrives all around us. VillageCare at...

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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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  • Sunrise of Cresskill

    Sunrise of Cresskill

    3 Tenakill Park Drive East, Cresskill, NJ 07626
    (19)
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    About Sunrise of Cresskill Community & Location Highlights: •Sunrise of Cresskill, NJ, offers a range of Bergen County senior living options, including independent living, assisted living, memory care and short-term stays •Shopping and recreation, including swimming, are less than a mile away...

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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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  • Brookdale Emerson

    Brookdale Emerson

    590 Old Hook Road, Emerson, NJ 07630
    (26)
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    Redefine your independence and do more 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 assisted living and memory care community could be right for you. So go ahead and take a dancing class or join your friends...

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  • Atria Waldwick (Opening December 2019)

    Atria Waldwick (Opening December 2019)

    245 Wyckoff Ave, Waldwick, NJ 07463
    (1)
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    Atria Waldwick (opening December 2019) Atria Senior Living is excited to announce a new community in northern Bergen County for older adults who are searching for greater well-being: Atria Waldwick. Now pre-leasing and scheduled to open in November, Atria Waldwick will offer independent and assisted...

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  • Atria Riverdale

    Atria Riverdale

    3718-3726 Henry Hudson Parkway, Riverdale, NY 10463
    (57)
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    Conveniently located just minutes from the City, Westchester and New Jersey, Atria Riverdale has been the Bronx's senior living community of choice for more than 15 years. With a continued commitment to quality, they have just completed a $14 million renovation to enhance the beauty and...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Saddle River

    Brighton Gardens of Saddle River

    5 Boroline Road, Saddle River, NJ 07458
    (32)
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    About Brighton Gardens of Saddle River Community & Location Highlights: •Offering assisted living, short-term stays, Reminiscence Neighborhood for residents with advanced memory loss and Terrace Day Club for residents with mild memory loss •Coordination of hospice and nursing services allow...

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  • Five Star Premier Residences of Yonkers

    Five Star Premier Residences of Yonkers

    537 Riverdale Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10705
    (63)
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    A charming neighborhood setting combined with a location convenient to the fabulous attractions of Manhattan and Westchester County. Located in Westchester County, Classic Residence is close to the historic attractions and cultural allure of Manhattan. #800-S-124 Memory Support #800-F-979

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  • The Bristal at Woodcliff Lake

    The Bristal at Woodcliff Lake

    364 Chestnut Ridge Road, Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677
    (27)
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    Located in historical and breath-taking Woodcliff Lake, Bergen County, New Jersey, The Bristal at Woodcliff Lake is an assisted living community that is ideal for residents looking to find a greater meaningful and enriched lifestyle, while enjoying all the comforts of home. Twenty minutes northwest...

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  • Allendale Community for Senior Living

    Allendale Community for Senior Living

    85 Harreton Road, Allendale, NJ 07401
    (30)
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    The Allendale Community for Senior Living is Bergen County's premier continuum-of-care facility, comprised of three separate residences: The Atrium for residential living, Carlton Court for assisted living and the Allendale Nursing Home. This family-owned and operated community has earned a...

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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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  • 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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  • Sunrise of Woodcliff Lake

    Sunrise of Woodcliff Lake

    430 Chestnut Ridge Road, Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677
    (16)
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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 Old Tappan

    Sunrise of Old Tappan

    195 Old Tappan Road, Old Tappan, NJ 07675
    (15)
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    Sunrise of Old Tappan, located in northern New Jersey, just 30 miles from Manhattan, offers assisted living, memory care, respite care and coordination of hospice care to seniors in Bergen County, Rockland County, and New York City. Oakes Park, located directly adjacent to our community, is a...

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  • Atrium Senior Living of Park Ridge

    Atrium Senior Living of Park Ridge

    124 Noyes Dr, Park Ridge, NJ 07656
    (12)
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    Extraordinary Healthcare with Incomparable Elegance' The Atrium Health Group is focused on providing the highest quality care for each person in every stage of senior life. At the Park Ridge Campus we are pleased to be able to offer a continuum of care one just one property. With Mill Pond Assisted...

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  • Atria Norwood

    Atria Norwood

    545 Tappan Road, Norwood, NJ 07648
    (3)
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    Located in a quaint borough in northern Bergen County, Atria Norwood is a modern community designed to help older people enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle – and experience greater well-being. This inviting residence offers a selection of spacious studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments, most...

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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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  • 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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  • Promenade at Blue Hill

    Promenade at Blue Hill

    582 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Pearl River, NY 10965
    (20)
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    Seniors live happily, in comfort and with dignity at our family owned and operated, state-of-the art dual-care community. For many, it's like being home; for others, it's even better. Natural light, indoor and outdoor courtyards and walking paths, and specially planned activities and services...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Promenade at Chestnut Ridge

    Promenade at Chestnut Ridge

    168 Red Schoolhouse Rd, Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977
    (19)
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    The Promenade at Chestnut Ridge is conveniently located in the village of Chestnut Ridge in Rockland County, New York. This lovely community enjoys proximity to the Garden State Parkway, the Palisades Parkway, the New York State Thruway and the Tappan Zee Bridge, making for easy travel to and from...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Sunrise at Fleetwood

    Sunrise at Fleetwood

    500 North Columbus Avenue, Mount Vernon, NY 10552
    (32)
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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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  • 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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  • The Fountains at RiverVue

    The Fountains at RiverVue

    1 Rivervue Place, Tuckahoe, NY 10707
    (43)
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    We've looked at assisted living from all angles and challenged ourselves to raise each and every bar. That's why at The Inn, customized care and choice are the order of the day. When you think of assisted living, do you picture a selection of several floor plans, exceptional restaurant-style dining,...

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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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  • Sutton Gardens Assisted Living

    Sutton Gardens Assisted Living

    147-02 34th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11354
    (77)
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    At Sutton Gardens Senior Living, we place great emphasis on Personal Care. Our unique home--like environment allows us to give more attention to each resident. We are like one big family. Our Mission is to preserve dignity and well--being,by providing quality care and enjoyment in a warm and...

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Passaic, New Jersey

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities arrange organized living communities and aid for persons who require help with everyday activities such as taking medication or dressing. Assisted living facilities often offer assistance with appointments and transit, aid with the activities of daily life, and outings for recreational activity. In certain cases, facilities may offer hospice, Alzheimer's care, or continuing care. 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 governs this facility type. Staff members receive training in a variety of areas. These areas include emergency plans and procedures, infection control/prevention, pain management, and residents rights. This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include assit with personal care, transportation, pharmaceutical services, and recreational activities. 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. 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 a level of care assessment, a health care assessment, routines and prefrences, and plan updates regarding changes in physical or cognitive states. 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 provide three meals a day, maintain a standard of food preparation that meets the needs of residents, and prepare meals and snacks based on the Food and Nutrition board's recommended dietary allowances.

Demographics and Values

The total population of Passaic consists of 71,247 people. Passaic has a population density of 8,780 people per square mile. Racially, the population of Passaic is 24.6% other or not specified, 1.1% Native American, 4.0% mixed race, 9.9% black, 73.2% Hispanic, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 3.4% Asian, and 56.9% white. Out of the total city population, 50.7% are male and 49.3% are female. The median age of Passaic is 30 years old. In Passaic, 1.8% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Of the population of Passaic 4.8% have a graduate degree, 34.7% have a high-school diploma, and 14.9% have a college degree. In Passaic, 33.1% live in poverty, 4.2% are widowed, 7.8% have some form of disability, and 24.9% do not have health insurance.

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be a major factor in choosing which destination meets the needs of your family. The rent burden for Passaic is about 33.8% of the average monthly income. Monthly, the median price for rent in Passaic is $2,132 and the median home value for Passaic costs around $307,565.

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. Residents of New Jersey enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 13th in the United States. 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. 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 religious values, 35% of New Jersey's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 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. During the latest presidential election, 41% voted for the Republican candidate while 55% voted for the Democratic candidate. In terms of diversity, New Jersey ranks 4th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In New Jersey, 30% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 40.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in New Jersey is 41.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 52.9 AQI. The average monthly precipitation for the state of New Jersey is around 3.94 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 5.51 inches. On average, the humidity rating for New Jersey is around 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 72%. During the summer, the average temperature in New Jersey is around 73°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 88°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 54°F in the month of June. 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. 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 Candy's Lobelia, Red Maple, Spicebush And Spicebush, and Hickory. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Porcupine, the Wild Turkey, the Eastern Cottontail , or the Canada Geese. The state animal of New Jersey is the Horse.