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11 Residential Care Homes near Cortland, NY

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Residential care homes in Cortland may appeal to seniors who value smaller, more close-knit communities and many opportunities for socialization. Cortland care homes typically take in fewer residents, meaning older adults know each resident in the home and develop strong friendships.

Older-adult care homes vary more than other options for senior living in Cortland, so families can choose from a wide range of prices, amenities, and services. A Place for Mom will work with you to understand the cost of care homes. From there, we’ll help you find the right fit, whether you’re staying on a budget or searching for luxury retirement communities.

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Residential Care Home Facilities near Cortland, NY

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The Homestead/ Barton FTHA

6 Main Street, Apalachin, NY 13732

4.5
(7 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, 1 Bed

We are not “facilities” but secure, safe, small warm HOMES that have been providing quality long term care and love for twenty-five years here in Apalachin, New York. We are not shiny, fancy facilities. We are clean, comfortable, welcoming homes where all feel at home.The site provides a lot of...

Prentice Homestead

733 Pennsylvania Avenue, Apalachin, NY 13732

4.5
(2 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, 1 Bed

Family-Type Homes For Adults: A Senior Assisted Living Alternative. We are homes that provide help for adults who need aid in their daily activities, and who should not be left alone. We provide the needed supervision, and gentle kindness that a person would hope to find. We are not a NURSING...

Bridges Cornell Heights

407 Wycoff Ave, Ithaca, NY 14850

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private

For nearly two decades Bridges has built a strategy of success on the creation of a healthy natural environment for small groups of seniors, where people live on their own terms, on their schedule, with an emphasis on personal dignity and choice.

Grant Homestead

Route 434 Apalachin 13732 Barton Ellen, Apalachin, NY 13732

4.5
(2 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, 1 Bed

Family-Type Homes For Adults: A Senior Assisted Living Alternative. We are homes that provide help for adults who need aid in their daily activities, and who should not be left alone. We provide the needed supervision, and gentle kindness that a person would hope to find. We are not a NURSING...

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Paquette Homestead

17 Jamie Avenue, Apalachin, NY 13732

4.5
(2 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, 1 Bed

Family-Type Homes For Adults: A Senior Assisted Living Alternative. We are homes that provide help for adults who need aid in their daily activities, and who should not be left alone. We provide the needed supervision, and gentle kindness that a person would hope to find. We are not a NURSING...

Rosewood Senior Citizens Home

2724 South Main Street, Cincinnatus, NY 13040

(0 review)

Private

Rosewood Senior Citizens Home is a 37-bed home for adults that offers a safe and secure environment conveniently located within the community, where residents are provided quality residential care and where independence is promoted among its individuals.

Kalet South Side Home - Adults

172 South St, Auburn, NY 13021

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Golden Age Boarding Home

E River Rd, Afton, NY 13730

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The House at 807

807 Oswego St, Liverpool, NY 13088

(0 review)

Private

Garden House For Adults

91 Walnut St, Binghamton, NY 13905

(0 review)

Arbor Manor Retirement Home

403 W Broad St, Horseheads, NY 14845

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Cost of care homes in Cortland, NY

The average cost of senior living in Cortland is $4,095 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Apalachin, NY with an average of $4,095 per month.

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Discover the many ways to pay for senior living

Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

What are care homes?

Residential care homes are houses in residential neighborhoods that are equipped, adapted, and staffed to care for a small number of residents, usually between two and 10. Like assisted living communities, staff at care homes typically help residents with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, and medication management. Although residential care homes vary significantly depending on the community, services usually include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Medication management
  • Mobility assistance
  • Nutritious meals
  • Social activities and outings
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
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Services for seniors in Cortland, New York

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In Cortland, New York, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

In Cortland, New York, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

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Transportation

Cortland, New York is somewhat car dependent. Seniors can expect to need a car for some errands, but other portions of the area can be walkable. There are no public transit options in Cortland, and the city has fairly limited biking infrastructure.

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Health care

Cortland offers several health care providers for seniors wanting to be proactive about their health or for seniors seeking treatment for chronic conditions. The area has a few hospitals, including Guthrie Cortland Regional Medical Center and Cayuga Medical Center at Ithaca.

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Senior activities

Known as the “Crown City,” Cortland is the closest incorporated city to New York’s geographic center. Sitting on a corner of the Finger Lakes region, access to fishing and hiking is effortless. The city’s CNY Living History Center offers a glimpse into Cortland's industrial, agricultural, and military past. There is also no shortage of eating options in Cortland. From the fun Hollywood, a throwback to the heyday of the film industry, to the authentic Korean cuisine of Yori House, there is definitely something for everyone here.

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Cortland, New York

Care Homes

Residential care homes provide a personal care experience for seniors. Care homes offer a domiciliary care environment with 24-hour staffing and personalized care. This type of facility is similar to a single-family home. Services offered can include food service, laundry services, and transportation. The state of New York has a number of provisions associated with this type of facility. The New York Department of Health certifies this facility type.

Cost of Living

The neighborhood in which a senior care community is located could have a large impact on the cost of care. Cost of living is a major influence when choosing which community works for your loved one. The rent burden for Cortland is about 17.8% of the average monthly income. Cortland has a median home value of $98,011 and the median cost of rent is around $961 per month per month.

Demographics and Values

Based on gender, 54.7% are female and 45.3% are male. The median age of Cortland is 28 years old. Of the population of Cortland 12.0% have a graduate degree, 26.7% have a college degree, and 31.1% have a high-school diploma. Racially, the population of Cortland is 2.8% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.6% mixed race, 1.0% other or not specified, 0.6% Asian, 3.0% black, 92.9% white, and 0.0% Native American. Out of the total population of Cortland, 24.4% live in poverty, 59.1% participate in the labor force, 13.4% have some form of disability, and 3.2% do not have health insurance. In Cortland, 6.2% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Cortland has a population density of 1,853 people per square mile.

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 three highest ranked hospitals in New York are Hospital For Special Surgery, Albany Memorial Hospital, and And Northern Duchess Hospital. Out of a national average of 100, New York has a cost of living index rating of 136, a grocery index rating of 115, and a housing index rating of 204. New York is ranked 25th in quality of life and 13th in healthcare. The natural beauty of New York is ranked 24th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, New York ranks 5th in the nation and is considered very LGBTQ friendly. During the latest presidential election, 37% voted for the Republican candidate while 59% voted for the Democratic candidate. In terms of religious values, 29% of New York’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 14,110 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-7%, Muslim-2%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-10%, Mainline Protestant-11%, and Historically Black Protestant-5%. 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

On average, New York has an air quality index rating of around 34.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 44.5 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 77% in the month of December. During the winter, the average temperature in New York drops to around 25F. The average high winter temperature is around 25F in the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 2F in the month of January. 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. The average low summer temperature is around 48F in the month of June. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of October at around 6.10 inches. On average, the state receives 3.54 inches of precipitation a month. 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 smooth blue aster, northern blueflag, sneezeweed, and swamp milkweed. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the moose, the gray fox, the Canada lynx, or the Eurasian boar. The state animal of New York is the beaver.

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The Homestead/ Barton FTHA, Grant Homestead and Prentice Homestead are the top rated care homes near Cortland, New York. See full list of communities.

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