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Assisted Living near Amherst, New York

Brookdale Lakewood AL

220 Southwestern Drive, Lakewood, NY 14750

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There’s a lot to love here and redefining your independence is just one of them.Here at our assistive living community, we can help you with the little things like simple housekeeping and meals—and with bathing and getting dressed, too. And we’ll customize your care to fit your specific needs. So...

Parkside North East

2 Gibson St, North East, PA 16428

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Parkside at North East is located right on Gibson Park, in the heart of the historic town of North East. Our Community is within walking distance of churches, banks, the McCord Public Library, post office and a variety of shops and eateries. Offering fifty one, beautifully styled one and two...

Cottage Grove Memory Care

48 Cottage Grove Circle, North Chili, NY 14514

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Peregrine Senior Living at Crimson Ridge Meadows

3 Treeline Drive, Rochester, NY 14612

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Crimson Ridge Meadows is an assisted living community located in North Greece, New York. There is a difference between Crimson Ridge Meadows and other assisted living communities. That difference is genuine warmth, concern, and caring in all of our staff. They create an at-home environment where...

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Elderwood Village at Greece

1404 Long Pond Rd, Rochester, NY 14626

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Elderwood Village at Greece is an assisted living community in scenic Rochester, New York. Known as the 'Flower City,' Rochester boasts stunningly beautiful blooms year round and hosts over 140 festivals and events through the spring, summer and early fall. With more than 100 family friendly...

Elderwood Assisted Living at Hamburg

76 Buffalo Street, Hamburg, NY 14075

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Located in the Village of Hamburg, New York, Elderwood Assisted Living at Hamburg offers an independent lifestyle, with caring personal attention. Special features include comfortably furnished living areas set in a historic Masonic temple. Enjoy peace of mind as you relax in your private one or...

Elderwood Village at Fairport

7 Chardonnay Dr, Fairport, NY 14450

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Elderwood Village at Fairport is the assisted living community of choice in Fairport, New York. Located just 9 miles from the bustling city of Rochester, the Village of Fairport is known as the 'Crown Jewel of the Erie Canal' and has been named as one of the 'Best Places to Live' by Money...

Juniper Glen Alzheimer's Special Care Center

8820 Transit Rd, East Amherst, NY 14051

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Juniper Glen Alzheimer's Special Care Center is a designated 'Stand Alone' Memory Care located right in the heart of WNY. Conveniently located in East Amherst, Juniper Glen offers your loved one all the benefits of home in a safe, secure & welcoming environment. Our dedicated staff are...

Clark Meadows

One Clark Meadows, Canandaigua, NY 14424

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Enriched living at Clark Meadows begins with a philosophy – each day should be spent maximizing one’s health and happiness.Taking a preventive approach, it’s a philosophy stressing the importance of exercising the mind and body, as well as nurturing the spirit.Supporting total wellness, Clark...

Eden Heights of West Seneca

3030 Clinton St, Buffalo, NY 14224

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Eden Heights of West SenecaEden Heights is an assisted living community that is found among the rolling hills and wide open skies of West Seneca, NY. Our community is only minutes from downtown Buffalo, which gives visiting relatives plenty of lodging and dining choices during their visit. Eden...

Brentland Woods

3831 E Henrietta Rd, Henrietta, NY 14467

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Brentland Woods offers senior apartments in a supportive enriched-living community. Conveniently located in Henrietta, Brentland Woods gives you all the comforts of home you want and all the extras in personal care, medication management, and housekeeping you need to remain independent. It is a...

Alpine Manor

2714 Poplar Hill Rd, Lima, NY 14485

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Elderwood Assisted Living at Wheatfield

2600 Niagara Falls Blvd, Niagara Falls, NY 14304

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Elderwood Assisted Living at Wheatfield is a assisted living community located in the tranquil town of Wheatfield, NY. Wheatfield is located in Niagara County, about 20-minutes from Niagara Falls, and home to about 18,000 people. Wheatfield is home to a local museum, shops and area stores, where...

Cobbs Hill Manor

1175 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14620

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Every family has a story...Welcome to ours.Cobb's Hill Manor recognizes the importance of staying healthy, independent and active. Licensed by the New York State Department of Health, we individualize our services to meet your loved ones needs. With personal interests in mind, our wellness...

The Bristol Home

1500 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14209

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The Bristol Home is a non-profit assisted living facility located in the theatre district of Downtown Buffalo. The Bristol Home has served the needs of the area's elderly women for more than one hundred and thirty-five years. Our mission is to continue providing exceptional care and services to...

Brookdale Pittsford

159 Sullys Trail, Pittsford, NY 14534

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Here you and your family will have compassionate care and support you can count on.Our Alzheimer's and dementia care community, also known as Clare Bridge, is rooted in “a person-centered approach”. That means we help our residents find a sense of belonging and purpose while also helping them...

The Manor House Independent and Enriched Care

427 E Main St, Batavia, NY 14020

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Welcome to The Manor House!Our beautiful, established community is located in the heart of Batavia, NY - about 25 minutes from either Buffalo or Rochester and provides apartment style living for active seniors living in near-by towns – and even some who have moved to be close to their children....

Creekstone

20 Crossing Creek Dr, Fairport, NY 14450

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Brompton Heights

275 Brompton Road, Buffalo, NY 14221

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Assisted LivingFor the active senior who seeks to maintain a healthy and enriched lifestyle without the worries of maintaininga home, the Assisted Living services and accommodations at Brompton Heights offerthe perfect solution. Our community is more like home than ever before. In addition to...

Quail Summit

5102 Parrish St Ext, Canandaigua, NY 14424

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Quail Summit is an upscale senior independent and assisted living apartment community with three different facilities located in one building in Canandaigua, New York. The three facilities are divided differently according to the flooring plans and specialized services. The Estates are for people...

Hilton East Assisted Living

231 East Ave, Hilton, NY 14468

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Hilton East Assisted Living has a track-record of quality care that spans decades. Our community is locally owned and operated by Dave Wegman, a life long resident of Hilton. His sincere desire to give seniors respect and dignity while catering toward their specific needs has made Hilton East one...

The Village at Unity

1471 Long Pond Road, Rochester, NY 14626

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The Amberleigh

2330 Maple Road, Harris Hill, NY 14221

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Explore new interests at The Amberleigh, where our blend of desired amenities and convenient services offers residents a vibrant lifestyle that encourages health and independence through innovative recreational, educational, health and wellness programs. Our Williamsville, New York, Independent...

Atria Greece

150 Towngate Road, Rochester, NY 14626

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Atria Greece has served Rochester families for more than 40 years. Located in a quiet residential neighborhood, this vibrant community allows older adults to live more independently, with discreet support from a tenured, 24-hour staff.A recipient of the 2017 “Best of Senior Living Award” from...

Brookdale Niagara (MC)

6751 Nash Road, North Tonawanda, NY 14120

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This is where state-of-the-art care meets a passion for painting.If you and your family are looking for a memory care community, we can help. Our Alzheimer's and dementia care community, also known as Clare Bridge, is rooted in “a person-centered approach”. That means we help our residents find a...

Rochester Presbyterian Home

256 Thurston Rd, Rochester, NY 14619

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The Village at Mill Landing

45 Mill Rd, Ridgemont, NY 14626

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Our assisted living and memory care community is located on Mill Road in Greece across the street from our 55+ community for active adults. Designed to meet a wide range of needs, our community gives residents access to a continuum of care services, allowing them to age in place with our Enhanced...

Elderwood Assisted Living at West Seneca

580 Orchard Park Road, West Seneca, NY 14224

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Elderwood Assisted Living at West Seneca offers an independent lifestyle with caring personal attention. The community in West Seneca, New York, features comfortable common spaces and private studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments. The backyard patio features a lovely koi pond and overlooks a...

Peregrine Senior Living at Crimson Ridge Gardens

1 Treeline Drive, Rochester, NY 14616

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Crimson Ridge Gardens is an Assisted Living facility with a specialty in the area of Memory Care located in North Greece, New York. Striving to provide safe, comforting environment, and assisting each resident to have the best quality of life possible, this community also meets the needs of each...

Tennyson Court

49 Tennyson Rd, Buffalo, NY 14221

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Tennyson Court Assisted Living and Memory Care has been in the caring business for almost 19 years. Our reputation for care, cleanliness, and attention to detail has made us a top choice in the WNY area. Our household design helps promote independence while allowing a more intimate setting for...

The Landing of Brighton

1350 Westfall Rd, Brighton, NY 14618

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The Landing of Brighton is located across from Buckland Park in the Town of Brighton New York. We are just minutes from shopping, restaurants, medical facilities and cultural venues. This vibrant residence will feature a salon and barber shop, ample shared living spaces and a fitness center for...

Heritage Manor of Lockport

41 Lexington Court, Lockport, NY 14094

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Established in 1989, Heritage Manor of Lockport has been providing residents of Niagara County two types of exceptionalsenior living. Our 64 bed adult home is available to seniors who may no longer be able to live at home independently andwould benefit from the many assisted living services...

Heather Heights of Pittsford

160 West Jefferson Road, Pittsford, NY 14534

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Heather Height's of Pittsford, Inc. is a luxurious Assisted Living and Memory Care Residence located on 14 acres of land in the beautiful countryside village of Pittsford, NY. We offer Assisted Living, Memory Care, Enhanced Care and Respite stay. Our services include fine dining with three chef...

Brookdale Kenmore

2971 Delaware Avenue, Kenmore, NY 14217

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Here you’ll get to redefine your independence, pursue new hobbies and live your life your way. At our enhanced assisted living community, you’ll have choices for how to spend your time. With enhanced assisted living, you’ll have assistance with medications, dressing and bathing, as well as...

Baywinde Senior Living

100-200 Kidd Castle Way, Webster, NY 14580

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Experience gracious living at Baywinde Senior Living Community and you will find the lifestyle you have been searching for. Baywinde is a vibrant, beautiful senior living community located in the Webster/Penfield area.  The community is made up of 212 units that include 14 patio homes, 120...

Eden Heights of Eden

4071 Hardt Rd, Eden, NY 14057

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The Eden Heights community offers assisted living services in charming Eden, New York. With the beautiful scenery from the mountains to Lake Erie that surround Eden, our residents always have a view to enjoy. Our residents can enjoy the views of Lake Erie from our front porch, or from the walking...

Atria Penfield

2006 Five Mile Line Road, Penfield, NY 14526

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At Atria Penfield, you'll find a beautiful park-like setting with five courtyards and a fountain-side gazebo. Relax outside, take a brisk exercise walk, or savor our restaurant-style dining that reflects local tastes and seasonal variety. Located in historic Penfield, just minutes from downtown...

Elderwood Assisted Living at Cheektowaga

229 Bennett Road, Cheektowaga, NY 14227

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Elderwood Assisted Living at Cheektowaga is a assisted living community located in the growing town of Cheektowaga, NY. Cheektowaga is located in Erie County, close to Buffalo, and home to just over 88,000 people. Cheektowaga has a lot of great stores, shopping, and restaurants giving residents...

The Northfield

4560 Nine Mile Point Rd, Fairport, NY 14450

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The Northfield is a Senior Living Facility licensed by the New York State Department of Health as Enriched Living. Located just outside the Village of Fairport on Nine Mile Point Road, North of the Fairport Baptist Home Campus, The Northfield has 69 independent apartments, each with a complete...

Westwood Commons, a DePaul Senior Living Comm

50 Union Square Blvd, North Chili, NY 14514

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There's something for everyone at Westwood Commons, a senior living community that offers the comforts of home, a commitment to enhancing quality of life, and personal care services in a supportive environment. Our welcoming community is conveniently located in a quiet setting just around the...

Heathwood Assisted Living at Penfield

100 Elderwood Ct., Penfield, NY 14526

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It feels like homeFor everyone who lives here, Heathwood Assisted Living & Memory Care feels like home—but with wonderful extra benefits. Our caring professional staff takes care of all the daily necessities, leaving you or your loved one free to relax and pursue the hobbies and activities they...

Heathwood Assisted Living & Memory Care

815 Hopkins Rd, Buffalo, NY 14221

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Horizons, a DePaul Senior Living Community

3132 Route 21, Canandaigua, NY 14424

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There's something for everyone at Horizons, a senior living community that offers the comforts of home, a commitment to enhancing quality of life, and personal care services in a supportive environment. Our welcoming community is conveniently located in a quiet setting just around the corner from...

Seabury Woods

110 Dalaker Dr, Rochester, NY 14624

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Peregrine Senior Living at Cheektowaga

575 Cayuga Creek Road, Buffalo, NY 14227

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At Peregrine's Landing Senior Community, every day you will be greeted by members of our friendly, caring staff who will offer freshly prepared, restaurant-style meals in our elegant dining room. Participate in exciting, fulfilling daily activities. Or, visit with friends and family, enjoy a...

Elderwood Village at Williamsville

5271 Main Street, Williamsville, NY 14221

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Elderwood Village at Williamsville offers an independent lifestyle with a caring, personal touch. Our community, located close to the Village of Williamsville, features studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments with kitchenettes. Our experienced and attentive staff handles cooking, housekeeping and...

Brookdale Williamsville

6076 Main Street, Williamsville, NY 14221

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A place that is familiar and comforting—that’s home. Our Alzheimer's and dementia care community, also known as Clare Bridge, is rooted in “a person-centered approach”. That means we help our residents find a sense of belonging and purpose while also helping them preserve who they are. For people...

Elderwood Assisted Living at Tonawanda

111 Ensminger Rd, Tonawanda, NY 14150

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While we may be new to the Elderwood family, our facility has been located in Tonawanda for over 20 years. Formally Tonawanda Manor, Elderwood Assisted Living at Tonawanda prides itself on the staff that have worked here for decades. Our administrator, Ann Marie, has been a part of our community...

Brookdale Niagara (AL)

6741 Nash Road, North Tonawanda, NY 14120

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Need a little extra help so you can host a princess tea party with the grandkids? No problem.Here at our enhanced assisted living community, we can help you with the little things—like simple housekeeping and meals—and with bathing, getting dressed and managing medications, too. You can go focus...

Woodcrest Commons, a DePaul Senior Living Com

4455 West Henrietta Road, Henrietta, NY 14467

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There's something for everyone at Woodcrest Commons, a senior living community that offers the comforts of home, a commitment to enhancing quality of life, and personal care services in a supportive environment. Our welcoming community is conveniently located just around the corner from shopping,...

Amherst, New York

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities have the luxury of regular social events and apartment style housing as well as individual care. The types of service provided often include aid with activities of daily living. Residents may be kept under supervision and evaluation. In certain instances, communities may offer dementia care, respite, or hospice. New York maintains specific rules related to this kind of community. New York s Department of Health supervises this type of community.


Demographics and Values

Amherst has a population density of 907 people per square mile. The total population of Amherst consists of 125,024 people. Out of the total city population, 48.3% are male and 51.7% are female. The median age of Amherst is 40 years old. In Amherst, 6.5% of the population are veterans. Of the population of Amherst 28.6% have a graduate degree, 55.3% have a college degree, and 16.7% have a high-school diploma. In Amherst, 10.8% live in poverty, 6.6% are widows, 10.5% have some form of disability, and 60.8% participate in the labor force. Racially, the population of Amherst is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 80.6% white, 3.7% Hispanic, 8.9% Asian, 1.0% other or not specified, 2.6% mixed race, 6.5% black, and 0.2% Native American.


Cost of Living

The overall cost of living can be the major factor when determining what community meets the needs of your family. The rent burden for Amherst is about 15.5% of the average person’s monthly income. The median home value in Amherst is $186,269 and the median rent is about $1,179 per month a month.


State Information

An overview of New York

There are 205 general hospitals and 496 health centers that provide care for 19,493,819 New York residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Hospital For Special Surgery, Albany Memorial Hospital, and And Northern Duchess Hospital. The quality of life enjoyed by the average New York citizen is ranked 25th nation-wide. Additionally, New York is ranked 13th by healthcare standards. The state of New York has a cost of living index of 135.7 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 114.8 and a housing index rating of 204.4. The natural beauty of New York is ranked 24th in the nation.


Social demographics of the state

During the latest presidential election, 37% voted for the Republican candidate while 59% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state of New York ranks 5th in the country for diversity and the state is considered very LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religion, 29% of New York residents attend religious services among the 14,110 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-10%, Mainline Protestant-11%, and Historically Black Protestant-5%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-7%, Muslim-2%, and Buddhist-<1%. In New York there are 72 masonic lodges. In New York, 30% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 39.


State-wide weather information

During the summer, the average temperature in New York is around 68F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 86F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 48F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in New York drops to around 25F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 25F during the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 2F during the month of January. On average, New York has an air quality index rating of around 34.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of May with a rating of 44.5 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 77% in the month of December. On average, the state receives 3.54 inches of precipitation a month. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of October at around 6.10 inches. While residents of New York mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in New York can include floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, and and earthquakes (moderate).


Wildlife to be found in New York

The state of New York has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Northern Blueflag, Swamp Milkweed, Bluets, and Sneezeweed. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the American Marten, the Moose, the Red Fox, or the Mink. The state animal of New York is the Beaver.

Frequently asked questions about Assisted Living facilities in New York

There are 50 assisted living facilities near Amherst, New York. See the full list.

Brookdale Lakewood AL, Cottage Grove Memory Care and Rochester Presbyterian Home are the top rated assisted living facilities near Amherst, New York. See full list of communities.

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