Heritage at Clara Barton

1015 Amboy Ave Edison NJ 08837

866-465-5993

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Summary of Heritage at Clara Barton in Edison, New Jersey

At Heritage at Clara Barton, we provide a variety of community amenities. Residents can enjoy regularly scheduled off-site experiences and trips. Animals such as dogs and cats are permitted in private rooms. Our facility is conveniently located near reachable public transportation. Free wi-fi and high speed internet is offered to all our residents. Free resident parking and guest parking is available at our location.

Dining Options

All meals are provided to residents. We love to accommodate visiting company, meals provided. Dining includes restaurant-style dining, private dining rooms for residents who wish to celebrate special occasions or entertain visitors, and room service. We offer specified dining choices such as low/no sodium options and low/no sugar options.

On-Site Activities

Residents can exercise their physical and mental abilities with specially curated on-site activities. To ensure residents enjoy a diverse cycle of events and amusement, we employ a full-time director of activities. We offer different exercise programs such as chair yoga, a type of yoga that is modified to a seated position for those with physical limitations and stretching classes. We love to host holiday parties, birthday parties, BBQ's, picnics, and outdoor parties and resident karaoke nights. We provide regular musical entertainment for the use of our residents - and in some instances, to take a trip down memory lane. Our community offers a healthy living program encompassing cognitive, dietary, and physical health to ensure residents live their best and healthiest lives. We offer Dakim BrainFitness(add TM), a clinically-proven brain-training program to help their residents improve and preserve mental functioning. Our entertainment center includes Wii Sports(add TM) Bowling for bowling enthusiasts. Residents enjoy regular trips and outings to local neighborhoods and towns. Our communal space has a piano centerpiece for musically inclined residents and scheduled performances. Residents may engage in recreational activities such as art classes designed to inspire and stimulate mental well-being. Our community activities cycle includes trivia nights and regular educational lectures covering a wide range of academic topics. Happy hour has a positive impact on the community; residents enjoy lively camaraderie.

Outdoor Common Areas

Outdoor common areas are designed with accessibility, flow, and movement for resident mobility.

Indoor Common Areas

Indoor common areas are quiet and a nice place to enjoy the company of fellow residents or to just relax. Residents have access to our communal spaces including a TV lounge, perfect for catching the latest episode of your favorite show or enjoying sports programming with other residents, a movie room, a billiards lounge for residents who want to try their hand at cue sports, our community library, complete with a diverse selection of titles, and a computer room.

Community Characteristics at Heritage at Clara Barton

Living Options and Amenities

We offer 1 and 2-bedroom units for potential residents seeking a roommate, 1-bedroom units, 2-bedroom units, for potential residents seeking a roommate, studio units, and handicapped units designed for easy accessibility and for use by wheelchair users. Northern, Eastern, Southern, and Western-exposure and ground floor quarters are available. Free wi-fi is available to all of our residents. To accommodate our residents, our community has air conditioning, and temperatures are regulated to optimize comfort and safety. Some apartments are equipped with kitchenettes so that residents can make their own food. Resident quarters featuring roll-in showers are available. The facility also offers free cable satellite TV to all residents.

Premium Services at Heritage at Clara Barton

Transportation

Our community provides complimentary transportation services. We provide residents access to transportation services at a reasonable cost.

Personal Services

In our lobby, a dedicated concierge is available to handle the basic and immediate needs of you and your visitors. We have a beautician conveniently located on-site - residents can easily receive beauty treatments for all occasions. Personal housekeeping services are provided as needed. Our on-site beauty salon provides hair care and beauty treatments, and our on-site barbershop can take care of all your grooming needs. Both laundry and dry cleaning services are offered.

Religious Services

We offer devotional services on-site, so residents can practice or worship in the privacy of our community. Catholic and Jewish religious services are available, provided by a visiting chaplain. Offsite devotional services are offered in the nearby area. There are also several churches located within the surrounding neighborhood.

Medical Care Services

Our 24-hour awake staff is at hand to assist your loved one in fulfilling time-sensitive needs, should they arise. All services are delivered by licensed practitioners present on staff 24/7. There are licensed nurses on-site to administer injections when needed. Our medication-care managers organize the medication services available to our residents. Available services include on-site RN's and LPN's. We have registered nurses on our community staff. We have a registered dietician / nutritionist on site. In addition to other transfer services, our community provides 1-person assisted transfers. We are not licensed by the state to offer medication dispensing services, however, residents are supported in their self-medication efforts as much as possible. Our caregivers receive specialized training in all applicable fields. In our lobby, a dedicated concierge is available to attend to the basic and immediate needs of you and your visitors. We recruit first-class visiting podiatrists whose job it is to ensure our residents are happy, fit, and mobile. Regular visits from specialized occupational therapists are available to residents to aid development, recovery, improvements, and maintenance of skills needed for daily living. Speech therapy services are provided by trained and certified speech-pathologists. A visiting nurse is available to all residents. We always have a doctor on call to handle adjustments in medication, continued consultation, and urgent medical needs when they arise. We offer on-site home care to our residents to guarantee all healthcare needs are met. Our residents may schedule reminders for medication and care activities. On-site hospice care is provided. This community provides ADL assistance, administered injections, insulin injections, medication administration, and licensed nurses are onsite to administer injections when needed. Services include incontinence care for bladder-related and bowel-related symptoms. Services for residents with Disorientation/Lack of Awareness issues ensure residents are well-directed and receive support in living a healthy lifestyle, and that no one's needs are neglected. The facility supports outdoor leisure hours.

What to expect at Heritage at Clara Barton

Community Certifications

Our property is licensed for 98 residents. The building was constructed in 1921, and last renovated in 1986. Our community is home to residents age 55 and above.

Local Emergency Assistance

Local fire, police, and EMT services are nearby and ready to respond.

Local Area Amenities

There are shopping centers and beautiful parks located in the surrounding neighborhood. Hotels are conveniently located near the facility for residents' guests and visitors. Our community is located near a college, and interaction with students who reside in the neighborhood is frequent.

Pricing at Heritage at Clara Barton

Room Type
Monthly Range* (USD)

Studio
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1 Bedroom
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2 Bedrooms
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Semi-Private
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*Prices quoted are monthly rental charges and are provided by the communities themselves. Actual prices may differ due to one-time fees, timing and care services required. Speak with your Senior Living Advisor to learn more.

Reviews of Heritage at Clara Barton

4.3 of 5 Average rating
28 Reviews
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(8) A Place For Mom
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  • Thankful for The Heritage at Clara Barton

    My Mom has lived at The Heritage at Clara Barton for 3 years. Have always been very satisfied with the entire staff, awesome people, treat the residents with respect and the building is spotless. Lots of activities. During these trying times since COVID, there are no words to explain how they have impressed me. [names removed] to name a few . The entire staff came together to do all they could to keep the residents safe and also take care of their emotional needs during this hard time. They make an awesome team at The Heritage. I’m thankful for them everyday .

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Thankful for The Heritage at Clara Barton

    My Mom has lived at The Heritage at Clara Barton for 3 years. Have always been very satisfied with the entire staff, awesome people, treat the residents with respect and the building is spotless. Lots of activities. During these trying times since COVID, there are no words to explain how they have impressed me. [names removed] to name a few . The entire staff came together to do all they could to keep the residents safe and also take care of their emotional needs during this hard time. They make an awesome team at The Heritage. I’m thankful for them everyday .

  • Review of Heritage at Clara Barton

    Beautiful place. Very clean and spacious. Staff very accommodating and friendly. Good value for facility and amenities.

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Review of Heritage at Clara Barton

    Beautiful place. Very clean and spacious. Staff very accommodating and friendly. Good value for facility and amenities.

  • Thanks for a Wonderful Experience!

    My Mom has been living in the Heritage for the past 2 years. It has been a wonderful experience for her. Starting with [name removed] who is the Director and runs the whole place! She is wonderful and very welcoming and always has a smile on her face! I have gone to her many times and she is always there for me. Everything runs smoothly because of her!!! Next is the Nurses and Wellness Center. They are all Wonderful and are always there for my Mom! They work very hard and I do not know what I would do without them! They are all Angels! It is not easy doing their jobs, and I appreciate everyone of them! (I hope you all know who you are, I cannot name all because I do not want to miss a name! I care for you all very much!!!) Next is Dining Services which is run by [name removed]! What can I say about [name removed]? He does a Great job running Dining Services for all the Seniors who live there! His staff is great, food is delicious, and he knows how to run a holiday or special event!!! He also brightens everybody's day! That's including mine also!!! Thank you Victor for being you!!! You are a cutie!!! Everyone who works there are great. From all the aides, people who keep the facility clean and do all repairs to the physical therapists!!! I appreciate you all!!! Now lastly, to the two who keep the front desk going! [names removed]!!! What can I say but thank you for all the hard work you both have to put up with! From the phones to all the paper work and also for putting up with me!!! You are both very special people and have helped me through many days and problems!!! Thank you, Thank you, Thank you. Well, I am running out of space and if I have missed anyone please forgive me! Everyone who works at the Heritage at Clara Barton are special to me and I will never forget how well you all have taken care of my Mom, [name removed]!!! Love and Thanks, [name removed] (Daughter)

    Review originally written on A Place For Mom

    Thanks for a Wonderful Experience!

    My Mom has been living in the Heritage for the past 2 years. It has been a wonderful experience for her. Starting with [name removed] who is the Director and runs the whole place! She is wonderful and very welcoming and always has a smile on her face! I have gone to her many times and she is always there for me. Everything runs smoothly because of her!!! Next is the Nurses and Wellness Center. They are all Wonderful and are always there for my Mom! They work very hard and I do not know what I would do without them! They are all Angels! It is not easy doing their jobs, and I appreciate everyone of them! (I hope you all know who you are, I cannot name all because I do not want to miss a name! I care for you all very much!!!) Next is Dining Services which is run by [name removed]! What can I say about [name removed]? He does a Great job running Dining Services for all the Seniors who live there! His staff is great, food is delicious, and he knows how to run a holiday or special event!!! He also brightens everybody's day! That's including mine also!!! Thank you Victor for being you!!! You are a cutie!!! Everyone who works there are great. From all the aides, people who keep the facility clean and do all repairs to the physical therapists!!! I appreciate you all!!! Now lastly, to the two who keep the front desk going! [names removed]!!! What can I say but thank you for all the hard work you both have to put up with! From the phones to all the paper work and also for putting up with me!!! You are both very special people and have helped me through many days and problems!!! Thank you, Thank you, Thank you. Well, I am running out of space and if I have missed anyone please forgive me! Everyone who works at the Heritage at Clara Barton are special to me and I will never forget how well you all have taken care of my Mom, [name removed]!!! Love and Thanks, [name removed] (Daughter)

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Community Details at Heritage at Clara Barton

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    • Heritage at Clara Barton Amenities

      • Devotional Services Onsite
      • Outdoor Common Areas
      • Meals Provided
      • Beautician Onsite
      • Activities Offsite
      • Vegetarian
      • Devotional Services Offsite
      • Indoor Common Areas
      • Activities Onsite

    Senior Housing Types Provided at Heritage at Clara Barton

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