About Assisted LivingAssisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.Complete guide to assisted livingBest of 2024 Assisted Living Winners
About Memory CareMemory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering. Complete guide to memory careBest of 2024 Memory Care Winners
About Independent LivingIndependent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.Complete guide to independent livingBest of 2024 Independent Living Winners
About Senior LivingSenior living is a term used to describe various housing and care options for older adults from maintenance-free, 55+ facilities for active seniors, to secure, fully staffed facilities for seniors with Alzheimer's or dementia. Complete guide to senior livingFind senior living facilities near you
About Nursing HomesNursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.Complete guide to Nursing Homes
About Senior ApartmentsSenior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.Complete guide to Senior Apartments
About Care HomesResidential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.Complete guide to care homes
Veteran ResourcesVA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.Guide to VA benefits for long-term care
Senior Living Home

10 Best Assisted Living Facilities in South Orange, NJ

Answer a few questions to get personalized results

Who are you searching for?

If you’re looking for assisted living in South Orange, our local senior living advisors can help you find a safe, welcoming community for you or your loved one. Whether you’re searching for luxury assisted living in South Orange or sticking to a budget, we’ll work with you to understand the cost of assisted living in South Orange.

From there, we’ll show you the best assisted living communities in South Orange for your family member’s budget, lifestyle, and personal care needs. With 53 assisted living facilities in the South Orange area, A Place for Mom makes it easier to find a secure and social community for this next stage of life.

We are also serving Assisted Living facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like Van Nest, Mott Haven and Port Morris.
You may also consider nearby communities such as New York City, Brooklyn and Queens.

South Orange assisted living facilities | 909 reviews

Showing 50 communities
Last Updated: 7/10/24
Sort by
Filter by
Review Score
Distance
See communities with
Amenities
Providers
Photo of Sunrise of MadisonCommunity card badge
2727 Photos available
44 Floor plans available
9.9
Review score
32 reviews
9.9
Review score
32 reviews
5 star
78%
4 star
19%
3 star
3%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
My Dad has been happy there and we feel it is very homey. The staff all know him and address him by name. The support staff are excellent- very caring. We like that S/R Madison is a smaller facility. Yes,...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
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...
See details
Photo of Spring Hills LivingstonCommunity card badge
1717 Photos available
44 Floor plans available
9.8
Review score
17 reviews
9.8
Review score
17 reviews
5 star
88%
4 star
6%
3 star
6%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
My mother is a resident at Spring Hills Livingston. The staff is extremely caring and concerned about each individual resident, they approach their job with love. I definitely would recommend Spring Hills...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Spring Hills Livingston, in Livingston, NJ is where lifestyle meets luxurious living! Our amenities and first-class senior living community offers independent living, assisted living services and memory care…that’s as personalized and unique as the legacy of Spring Hills. Our Livingston, NJ...
See details
Photo of Sunrise of Summit
2424 Photos available
66 Floor plans available
9.7
Review score
15 reviews
9.7
Review score
15 reviews
5 star
87%
4 star
13%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
[name removed] is so happy and safe and they have done everything they can to make it great for him. Based on the experience we have had so far, we would recommend this community to other families who may...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
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...
See details
Photo of Brighton Gardens of Florham ParkCommunity card badge
2929 Photos available
9.7
Review score
67 reviews
9.7
Review score
67 reviews
5 star
61%
4 star
25%
3 star
7%
2 star
3%
1 star
4%
See all reviews
There are not enough words to describe how wonderful they all are. [name removed] and her team were nothing short of amazing. The facility was spotless and felt like home. The staff was welcoming and warm....
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
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...
See details
Photo of Arden Courts A ProMedica Memory Care Community in West Orange
3030 Photos available
Pricing promotion
9.7
Review score
15 reviews
9.7
Review score
15 reviews
5 star
80%
4 star
20%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
Arden Courts is an amazing community with Staff that genuinely care about the residents. I like that the community is small enough that staff know each rosident's unique needs. My loved one enjoys all the...
Provides: Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
For nearly 25 years, Arden Courts Memory Care has catered to the special needs of individuals with memory loss. Staffed by specially trained caregivers, Arden Courts cares for individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Each community features home like common areas,...
See details
Photo of Brighton Gardens of MountainsideCommunity card badge
1717 Photos available
9.5
Review score
52 reviews
9.5
Review score
52 reviews
5 star
46%
4 star
38%
3 star
12%
2 star
2%
1 star
2%
See all reviews
This is an excellent facility for my mom. The Memory Care is a very safe environment for those with dementia because they provide care for the individualized needs in a friendly community atmosphere. The...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
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...
See details
Photo of Brookdale Florham Park
1111 Photos available
9.4
Review score
35 reviews
9.4
Review score
35 reviews
5 star
43%
4 star
43%
3 star
11%
2 star
0%
1 star
3%
See all reviews
Best assisted living place!!!! Staff is amazing and very professional and caring. They did everything well. Especially the care. The professionalism and caring for the residents amazing. The dining room...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
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...
See details
Photo of Sunrise of LivingstonCommunity card badge
1414 Photos available
44 Floor plans available
9.4
Review score
19 reviews
9.4
Review score
19 reviews
5 star
84%
4 star
11%
3 star
0%
2 star
5%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
I visit my friends frequently at Sunrise of Livingston. The weekends frequently have live music in the bistro and they have baked goods (lately sometimes) and coffee for everyone. The staff have been...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
See details
Photo of Harmony Village at CareOne At Hanover Township
77 Photos available
9.3
Review score
10 reviews
9.3
Review score
10 reviews
5 star
60%
4 star
40%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
My mom was previously a resident at Harmony Village at CareOne At Hanover Township. I can't say enough about the professionalism, respect and care that the staff provided. The care that the staff provided my...
Provides: Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
CareOne at Hanover Township provides patients with unique and upscale services that enhance quality of life while undergoing rehabilitative therapies. Our residents love the fine dining, spa, and recreational activities we provide. Our comprehensive facility provides sub-acute rehabilitation,...
See details
Photo of Atria Cranford
1313 Photos available
88 Floor plans available
Pricing promotion expiring soon
9.3
Review score
137 reviews
9.3
Review score
137 reviews
5 star
52%
4 star
30%
3 star
9%
2 star
2%
1 star
7%
See all reviews
Great place. I would recommend it to others. Everything seems to be going very well for my sister there. Best decision I could have made. Thank you for your follow up with me and your suggestion of this...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
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....
See details
Inline cta image

Our free advisors can help

  • Compare local facilities
  • Determine care type
  • Schedule tours
  • Evaluate pricing
Photo of Arbor Terrace Roseland
2222 Photos available
9.2
Review score
27 reviews
9.2
Review score
27 reviews
5 star
74%
4 star
26%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
For Arbor Terrace I would give 5 or higher rating for each category- they are a superbly run organization. All staff are very outgoing, ready to help both the clients and their families in all matters
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
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...
See details
Photo of Sunrise of Westfield
1212 Photos available
33 Floor plans available
9.1
Review score
22 reviews
9.1
Review score
22 reviews
5 star
58%
4 star
14%
3 star
23%
2 star
5%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
If you’re considering an assisted living home for a family member, I highly recommend Sunrise of Westfield. The staff is caring, friendly, and just overall amazing- and not only to their residents, but...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
(Please add to bottom of description)Sunrise of Westfield is not licensed for Medicaid.
See details
Photo of Brookdale West Orange
1010 Photos available
11 Floor plan available
Pricing promotion expiring soon
8.9
Review score
58 reviews
8.9
Review score
58 reviews
5 star
36%
4 star
38%
3 star
17%
2 star
9%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
What our family liked the most about Brookdale West Orange is there staff. The staff was very kind and accommodating. My mother in law passed almost a year ago but while she was there, we were very happy. We...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
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...
See details
Photo of Arden Courts A ProMedica Memory Care Community in Whippany
8686 Photos available
Pricing promotions available
8.9
Review score
17 reviews
8.9
Review score
17 reviews
5 star
70%
4 star
24%
3 star
6%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
My aunt is well cared for and is happy whenever I visit. They keep their residents occupied during the day and you can tell they really love their jobs. I like to sit outside with her because they have a lot...
Provides: Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
For nearly 25 years, Arden Courts Memory Care has catered to the special needs of individuals with memory loss. Staffed by specially trained caregivers, Arden Courts cares for individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Each community features home like common areas,...
See details
Photo of Brighton Gardens of West Orange
1616 Photos available
8.9
Review score
50 reviews
8.9
Review score
50 reviews
5 star
38%
4 star
38%
3 star
14%
2 star
2%
1 star
8%
See all reviews
The staff is attentive in taking care of the residents. They have been great. A lot of the staff that work there have been there a long time, that really stuck out to us when deciding between facilities.
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
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...
See details
Photo of Crane's Mill
1010 Photos available
8.5
Review score
10 reviews
8.5
Review score
10 reviews
5 star
50%
4 star
0%
3 star
0%
2 star
10%
1 star
40%
See all reviews
Everyone at Cranes Mill from the doctors, nurses, and social services department, and aides attending to my husband were all friendly, courteous, attuned to his needs and did their very best to address...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
Photo of Mira Vie Fanwood
1111 Photos available
2828 Floor plans available
Pricing promotion expiring soon
8.5
Review score
4 reviews
8.5
Review score
4 reviews
5 star
100%
4 star
0%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
Very attentive, friendly and like my brother says, kind staff members. Chelsea at Fanwood was just bought over. Now called Mira Vie. The new director seems very nice & staff is staying the same but I just...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
NEW INFOAvg resident age is 94 !! Age Min 65 years plus plus Best towns for referrals to be coming from/desired location:UNION COUNTY- Fanwood/Scotch Plains- Plainfield- Westfield- Cranford- Clark- Rahway
See details
Photo of Juniper Village at Chatham
1717 Photos available
55 Floor plans available
8.4
Review score
43 reviews
8.4
Review score
43 reviews
5 star
74%
4 star
12%
3 star
5%
2 star
0%
1 star
9%
See all reviews
We were looking for an assisted living place that would provide a dignified, homelike environment. Mom has a one bedroom apartment similar but smaller than the place she was moving from. The difference is...
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
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...
See details
Photo of Sunrise of West Essex
1212 Photos available
44 Floor plans available
8.3
Review score
38 reviews
8.3
Review score
38 reviews
5 star
60%
4 star
26%
3 star
3%
2 star
3%
1 star
8%
See all reviews
My mom moved into West Essex last year, we have had nothing but good experiences with the staff. One staff member named Nurse [name removed], has been amazing. She has gone above and beyond for my mom. ...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
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...
See details
Photo of CareOne at Livingston Assisted Living
77 Photos available
8.3
Review score
53 reviews
8.3
Review score
53 reviews
5 star
54%
4 star
21%
3 star
6%
2 star
8%
1 star
11%
See all reviews
We made the very difficult decision of putting my mom into assisted living, the entire staff has been so welcoming and kind to her , pristine and inviting environment, I’m hoping she will thrive here, I do...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
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...
See details
Photo of Bethany Residence
11 Photo available
8.0
Review score
4 reviews
8.0
Review score
4 reviews
5 star
50%
4 star
25%
3 star
25%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
I am currently a resident at Bethany Residence and so far my experience here has been great. The staff and the other residents are great. It's great to communicate with nice people. Also, [Name removed] is a...
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
See details
Photo of Amber Court of Elizabeth
77 Photos available
8.0
Review score
7 reviews
8.0
Review score
7 reviews
5 star
43%
4 star
14%
3 star
29%
2 star
14%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
I am very happy with every aspect of the facility. Staff including the front desk is fantastic I have already recommended the facility to many families. I could no longer give my mom the care she needed. ...
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
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...
See details
Photo of The Delaney at The Green
55 Photos available
Pricing promotion expiring soon
8.0
Review score
2 reviews
8.0
Review score
2 reviews
5 star
100%
4 star
0%
3 star
0%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
Upon first walking through the doors and meeting [name removed], I instantly realized that Delaney was the best decision for my mother. After searching for a few months, no other options compared to what...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Independent Living: Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.
The Delaney at The Green is an exceptional senior living community nestled in the charming town of Florham Park, New Jersey. Designed to provide a luxurious and vibrant lifestyle for seniors, this community offers a perfect blend of comfort, convenience, and personalized care.The Delaney boasts a...
See details
Photo of Mira Vie Clifton
1313 Photos available
1515 Floor plans available
Pricing promotion expiring soon
7.9
Review score
9 reviews
7.9
Review score
9 reviews
5 star
11%
4 star
44%
3 star
45%
2 star
0%
1 star
0%
See all reviews
Beautiful facility, ideal northern NJ location, friendly staff There are different sizes for the rooms. My mom's is a studio. Nice size, bright, kitchenette, large bathroom.
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
See details
Photo of LIVIA Health and Senior Living
88 Photos available
7.5
Review score
7 reviews
7.5
Review score
7 reviews
5 star
29%
4 star
29%
3 star
14%
2 star
0%
1 star
28%
See all reviews
The head nurse, Marvin, is wonderful. He is very attentive and always available if needed. The activities staff is very patient with the memory care residents. They engage and encourage them to participate...
Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care
Care types provided by this community
Assisted Living: Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.
Memory Care: Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.
Features and Amenities:Private Rooms with Private ShowersClinical Programs designed with a Person-Directed ApproachState-of-the-Art Rehabilitation Therapy:Aquatic Therapy Pool with underwater treadmillActivities of Daily Living (ADL) SuitePhysical, Occupational, & Speech Therapy7 days per...
See details

Cost of assisted living in South Orange, NJ

The average cost of senior living in South Orange is $7,204 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include North Caldwell, NJ with an average of $7,082 per month.

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in South Orange, NJ vs. nearby cities

South Orange, NJ
$7,204/mo

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in South Orange, NJ vs. the state and national average

South Orange, NJ
$7,204/mo
U.S. national average
$4,556/mo

Average monthly cost of Assisted Living in South Orange vs. other types of senior living

Assisted Living
$7,204/mo
$7,257/mo

Median monthly costs of Assisted Living in South Orange, NJ by room type

Semi-Private
$6,440/mo
Private
$6,000/mo
Studio
$7,998/mo
1 Bedroom
$8,774/mo
2 Bedroom
$9,203/mo

Average cost of Assisted Living in South Orange over time

South Orange, NJNJ stateNational

Ways to pay for Assisted Living in South Orange, NJ

Paying for assisted living may seem daunting, but knowing all your options can be empowering. Read about the many private and public payment options that families use to pay for assisted living in South Orange.

What families are saying about assisted living in South Orange

Recent reviews for assisted living in South Orange

Arbor Terrace Mountainside

5.0
The only helpful thing would be using Touchpoint to create the shopping list when supplies run out. I often get multiple calls a day when they run out of soap supplies. Really minor because of such great care and medical coordination. Very happy with the transparency and visibility, the ...
Read more

Lakeside Residential Care Home Inc. in Oak Ridge, NJ

4.0
Under new ownership, the changes are noticeable almost immediately. substantial upgrades and repairs made on the building in the last few months since new owners took control. New roof, bathrooms installed, painting and landscaping to name a few. Staff is very friendly and attentive. Nice ...
Read more

Westchester Center for Independent and Assisted in Yonkers, NY

4.0
My father in law is doing okay here at this community, he is still adjusting, but they are caring for him well. We do feel comfortable with his move to this community, it is a nice place. [Removed] is amazing. She was great to work with, she was very helpful, and understanding. The front desk ...
Read more

South Orange review score based on 236 family reviews

8.7
Review score50 facilities236 ReviewsWrite a review
This proprietary review score is based on 236 reviews of 50 South Orange assisted living communities. All reviews were submitted in the past two years by verified community residents and family members.
The South Orange review score informs your search by letting you see at a glance how assisted living residents and family members rate assisted living in your area. Compare review scores in multiple locations to understand how overall satisfaction rates differ from city to city. Based on recent reviews, the maximum possible score is 10.Methodology: How we calculate our city review scores

South Orange review score compared against nearby cities

8.7
South Orange, NJ50 facilities
8.4
East Orange, NJ47 facilities
7.9
Silver Lake, NJ40 facilities

Review subcategories for South Orange assisted living

When assisted living residents and family members submit a review on our site, they rate each community on categories such as cleanliness, activities, meals, and more. The chart below is based on 236 reviews of 50 South Orange assisted living communities. This chart helps you compare South Orange resident and family assisted living satisfaction rates against national averages. Use it to assess your needs and develop criteria for your own search. If you know that one of these categories is important to you or your loved one, our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities to match your needs.
South Orange, NJ averageNational average
Cleanliness
4.7
4.5
Friendliness
4.7
4.6
Care services
4.5
4.2
Staff
4.6
4.5
Meals & dining
4.1
4.1
Activities
4.2
4.0
Value for cost*
4.2
4.1
0.01.02.03.04.05.0
*Learn more about cost details

South Orange assisted living services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in South Orange assisted living communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in South Orange, but support comparisons against nationwide offerings. Our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities that fit your preferences.

Availability of select care services in South Orange assisted living

Assisted living communities offer a variety of care services and visiting health care providers to meet seniors’ health needs. The chart below shows the percentage of assisted living partners in South Orange that offer these care services compared to the percentage of partners that offer them nationally.
South Orange, NJNational
Full medication management
Full medication management
62%
51.6%
Doctor on call
Doctor on call
66%
33%
24-Hour awake staff
24-Hour awake staff
86%
98.9%
Diabetic care
Diabetic care
98%
99.3%
*Visiting health care professionals
*Visiting health care professionals
66%
56.2%
Home care agency on-site
Home care agency on-site
26%
29.6%
Non-ambulatory care
Non-ambulatory care
86%
99.1%
Respite or short term stays
Respite or short term stays
60%
47.7%
Hospice available on-site
Hospice available on-site
70%
53%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%
*Including nurse, dentist, OT, PT, speech or podiatrist

Availability of select dementia care services in South Orange assisted living

Our community partners provide many services to keep residents with dementia or other memory concerns safe and engaged. Below, take a look at what percentage of South Orange Assisted Living partners offer the selected dementia care services compared to the percentage of partners nationally.
South Orange, NJNational
Dementia behaviors care
Dementia behaviors care
62%
50.5%
Specialized memory care training for staff
Specialized memory care training for staff
40%
31.6%
Secured community and/or wander guard
Secured community and/or wander guard
58%
40.6%
Memory care only community
Memory care only community
14%
13.4%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%

Availability of select dietary accommodations in South Orange assisted living

Assisted living communities help seniors maintain a balanced diet by accommodating their health needs, allergies, and other restrictions. Below you’ll find the percentage of South Orange partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
South Orange, NJNational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
48%
26.4%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
56%
39.2%
No sugar
No sugar
54%
36.2%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
48%
34.5%
Pureed meals
Pureed meals
20%
12.5%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%

Availability of select dining options in South Orange assisted living

Our assisted living communities know that seniors want top-quality meals and options for how they dine. The chart below indicates the percentage of South Orange communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
South Orange, NJNational
Professional chef
Professional chef
50%
30.4%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
54%
41.2%
Room service
Room service
52%
35%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
32%
17.3%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%

Availability of select programs and activities in South Orange assisted living

Senior living communities offer a variety of programming to keep seniors socially, mentally, and physically vibrant. The chart below shows what percentage of partnered assisted living communities in South Orange offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
South Orange, NJNational
Activity director
Activity director
54%
45.1%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
48%
30.3%
Community service programs
Community service programs
36%
29.3%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
54%
49%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
54%
48.1%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
58%
51.7%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
50%
40.2%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
42%
33.4%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
50%
36.6%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
52%
45.5%
Live performances
Live performances
52%
45.9%
Dances
Dances
30%
28.6%
Fitness center
Fitness center
14%
23.7%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
54%
44.8%
0.0%20.0%40.0%60.0%80.0%100%

State regulations for assisted living in South Orange

Safety is a primary concern when seniors and their families look for assisted living. Each state has its own laws and inspection processes to ensure seniors reside in a safe environment. Learning about New Jersey assisted living regulations will help you understand how assisted living communities in South Orange protect seniors.

Learn about New Jersey Assisted Living regulations

Frequently Asked Questions

There are 53 assisted living facilities near South Orange, New Jersey. See the full list.

Photo cta image

More questions?

Ask an A Place for Mom local advisor at no cost.

The information contained on this page is for informational purposes only and is not intended to constitute medical, legal or financial advice or create a professional relationship between A Place for Mom and the reader. Always seek the advice of your health care provider, attorney or financial advisor with respect to any particular matter, and do not act or refrain from acting on the basis of anything you have read on this site. Links to third-party websites are only for the convenience of the reader; A Place for Mom does not endorse the contents of the third-party sites.
Back to top