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Senior housing types near Bristol, CT

  • Village Gate of Farmington

    Village Gate of Farmington

    88 Scott Swamp Road, Farmington, CT 06032
    (31)
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    Village Gate of Farmington provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled within beautiful, scenic grounds just outside of Hartford, you'll love the elegance of our facilities while enjoying the convenience of the nearby town. We're just minutes from shopping,...

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  • Brookdale Gables Farmington

    Brookdale Gables Farmington

    20 Devonwood Drive, Farmington, CT 06032
    (23)
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    Quality Care and Peace of Mind If you want to exchange the humdrum senior living experience for one that offers you personalized care plans, a warm and welcoming atmosphere with resort-like amenities and endless opportunities to engage in activities, programs and events, look no further. Our...

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  • Middlewoods of Farmington

    509 Middle Rd, Farmington, CT 06032
    (11)
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    You can feel it the minute you walk through the front door, something is different at Middlewoods of Farmington! Perhaps it is the smell of home-made cookies baked by residents wafting from the Country Kitchen. Or maybe it is the warm greeting from the Receptionist. Or could it be the friendly...

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  • Boulder Ridge

    Boulder Ridge

    400 Commerce Drive, Canton, CT 06019
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    If you're 55 or over with an eye toward quality, in search of a senior living community, you'll find what you want, at the price you want at Boulder Ridge in Canton, Connecticut. Conveniently located on the Canton-Avon line, this age-restricted Metro Prime senior living community is just a short...

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  • Brookdale Chatfield

    Brookdale Chatfield

    One Chatfield Drive, West Hartford, CT 06110
    (16)
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    All the Comforts of Home From the moment you walk through the door of our independent and assisted living community in West Hartford, Connecticut, you will feel peace and comfort. To be honest, you might even feel a little bit giddy. It may have something to do with the beautiful common rooms,...

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  • The Residence at Brookside

    The Residence at Brookside

    117 Simsbury Road, Avon, CT 06001
    (7)
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    Located minutes from historic downtown Avon, our brand new community is nestled on beautiful farmland, boasting easy proximity to great shopping, houses of worship, and all of the wonderful cultural and recreational attractions in the area. Our dining room offers "Anytime Dining" from 7am-7pm, a...

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  • Middlewoods of Newington

    2125 Main St, Newington, CT 06111
    (7)
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    Are you looking for Award-Winning Assisted and Independent Living? If so, Middlewoods of Newington is the place for you! Within the last year the community was awarded the following: • Assisted Living Federation of America’s "Champion for Seniors"; • Connecticut Assisted Living...

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  • The Court of Saint James

    The Court of Saint James

    144 S Main St, West Hartford, CT 06107
    (1)
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    Welcome Home The Court of Saint James is a unique retirement community with amenities for living a good life. The location is less than one mile from the Center of West Hartford, Connecticut which boasts exceptional shopping and delightful dining. The Court of Saint James is an affordable,...

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  • The Holiday Retirement

    The Holiday Retirement

    39 Highland Street, West Hartford, CT 06119
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    Peace of mind. At The Holiday we feel that everyone should be able to have this comfort regarding their parent. We know that you don't want to be worrying about whether your parents are eating well, are secure in their homes, or feel alone and isolated. Not only will your minds be eased from the...

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  • The Lodge at Cold Spring

    The Lodge at Cold Spring

    50 Cold Spring Road, Rocky Hill, CT 06067
    (11)
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    The Lodge at Cold Spring provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled within beautiful grounds in the heart of Rocky Hills, you'll love the tasteful elegance of our facilities and the convenience of living near all the things that make life great. We're just...

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  • Hoffman Summerwood Community

    Hoffman Summerwood Community

    160 Simsbury Road, West Hartford, CT 06117
    (8)
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    Hoffman SummerWood Community is a national award-winning senior living rental community located in the quiet northeast corner of West Hartford. Our members enjoy their own beautiful apartment, featuring a fully applianced kitchen, living room, bedroom, and handicap accessible bathroom. We provide...

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  • Atria Litchfield Hills

    Atria Litchfield Hills

    376 Goshen Rd, Torrington, CT 06790
    (10)
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    Located between downtown Torrington and Goshen, Atria Litchfield Hills is a vibrant 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 studio, one- and two- bedroom apartments, most with...

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  • McLean a CCRC

    McLean a CCRC

    75 Great Pond Rd, Simsbury, CT 06070
    (1)
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    McLean is a not-for-profit continuum of care campus and so much more. It is located on a beautiful 120 acre campus is Simsbury adjacent to Hop Meadow Country Club. All Village residents are social members of the club. The campus has extensive, safe walking trails and gardens. The Village at McLean...

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  • Heritage Commons

    Heritage Commons

    38 Boston Road, Middletown, CT 06457
    (1)
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    Heritage Commons offers residents 55 years and older an active, rewarding lifestyle in a warm, friendly community environment. Rental includes a spacious one and two-bedroom or studio unit with full kitchen, utilities, fine dining, housekeeping and linen service, transportation, 24-hour security,...

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  • The Village at South Farms

    The Village at South Farms

    645 Saybrook Road, Middletown, CT 06457
    (22)
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    The Village at South Farms is a cozy 'country estate' with a panoramic valley view that our residents enjoy from the southern-style veranda overlooking its expansive lawns. Lavish gardens surround the community and provide the setting for shaded outdoor seating and walking areas. A terrace off the...

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  • Atria Glastonbury

    Atria Glastonbury

    1177 Hebron Ave, Glastonbury, CT 06033
    (20)
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    Situated just south of East Hartford, bordering Bell-Hebron Linear Park on 14 wooded acres, Atria Glastonbury is a vibrant 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 studio, one-...

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  • The Hearth at Glastonbury

    The Hearth at Glastonbury

    281 Western Blvd, Glastonbury, CT 06033
    (15)
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    The Hearth provides the area's top care programs, activities, and services at a price point that creates an unparalleled value and an experience like no other. At The Hearth at Glastonbury, residents have lots to choose from to help them live well and feel well through our Live More philosophy....

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  • The Watermark at East Hill

    The Watermark at East Hill

    611 East Hill Road, Southbury, CT 06488
    (27)
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    Over twenty years of experience have taught us that today's seniors want more choices and are leading a more active lifestyle than generations before. That's why we created a community filled with choice. Great restaurants, brain and body fitness courses, fantastic events and assisted living, memory...

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  • The Hearth at Southbury

    The Hearth at Southbury

    655 Main St S, Southbury, CT 06488
    (33)
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    The Hearth provides the area's top care programs, activities, and services at a price point that creates an unparalleled value. Nestled on 19 scenic acres, The Hearth at Southbury is within walking distance to shopping, restaurants, and only a short drive away from the Kettletown State Park on the...

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  • Arbors of Hop Brook Independent/Cont Care

    Arbors of Hop Brook Independent/Cont Care

    403 West Center Street, Manchester, CT 06040
    (4)
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    Arbors, a Nationally Accredited, Continuing Care Retirement Community in Manchester, Connecticut. Arbors offers Independent,Assisted and Continuing Care in a stress-free lifestyle with security, companionship, services and access to our award Health Care Center long term and rehab health care. At...

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  • Stonebrook Village at Windsor Locks

    Stonebrook Village at Windsor Locks

    550 Old County Rd, Windsor Locks, CT 06096
    (11)
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    Independent Living, Assisted Living and Alzheimer's Care Stonebrook Village at Windsor Locks is a residential senior living campus dedicated to providing independence, social interaction, and leisure activities for seniors looking for exceptional services and top notch supportive living options. ...

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  • The Residence at South Windsor Farms

    The Residence at South Windsor Farms

    200 Deming Street, South Windsor, CT 06074
    (25)
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    Located minutes from historic downtown South Windsor, our brand-new community is nestled on beautiful farmland, boasting easy proximity to great shopping, houses of worship, Wapping Park, I-84 and all of the wonderful cultural and recreational attractions in the area. We offer 80 apartments for 86...

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  • White Oaks

    White Oaks

    230 Demming Street, Manchester, CT 06042
    (36)
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    White Oaks provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautiful grounds in the charming community of Manchester, you'll love the elegant beauty of White Oaks while enjoying the conveniences of the nearby town. If you're in the mood to explore, you'll want...

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  • April Time Residential Care Home

    91 Chestnut St, Manchester, CT 06040
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    Our April Time Residential Care Home is conveniently located in the classic Manchester, Connecticut. Nestled among New England's picturesque scenery and quiet community, we pride ourselves on having an array of well-maintained apartments as part of our beautiful living community. We are known for...

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  • Anthology of Farmington

    Anthology of Farmington

    1 Bridgewater Road, Farmington, CT 06032
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  • Anthology of Simsbury

    Anthology of Simsbury

    142 Cooper Ave, Weatogue, CT 06089
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  • The Ivy at Watertown (Opening Spring 2020)

    655 Straits Turnpike, Watertown, CT 06795
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  • Connecticut Baptist Homes

    292 Thorpe Avenue, Meriden, CT 06450
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  • Keystone Place at Newbury Brook

    1058 Litchfield St, Torrington, CT 06790
    (1)
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  • Lutheran Home of Southbury

    990 Main St N, Southbury, CT 06488
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  • Evergreen Crossings Retirement Resort (Opening Summer 2020)

    900 Hemlock Ave, South Windsor, CT 06074
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Bristol, Connecticut

Independent Living

If you would like the convenience of having your housekeeping managed by professionals while living your life the way you wish, think about the option of independent living. Meals, leisure activities and housekeeping chores are taken care of for you while you are unencumbered to use your time as you wish. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to live among peers, in a community with others of similar ages and interests. Within the individual units, residents have access to a private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a companion if they choose. While policies vary between locations, a number of residences allow cats and dogs as well. Nursing and health care services may always be arranged for with private care providers if desired. There are a number of benefits and expenses to consider when deciding on an independent living community. It is important to figure out if these services are included in the plan: move-in fee, wellness program, initial assessment fee, laundry, private phone, Waiting list deposit, field trips, and cable TV. The luxuries associated with independent living include golf course, security guards, fitness center & swimming pool, concierge services, community activities, game/TV room, beauty salon & barber shop, and transportation.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Bristol, 67.5% participate in the labor force, 6.7% are widowed, 10.4% live in poverty, and 13.4% have some form of disability. In terms of education, 8.5% have a graduate degree, 35.3% have a high-school diploma, and 26.4% have a college degree. Demographically, Bristol is 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 4.5% other or not specified, 0.4% Native American, 4.2% black, 1.8% Asian, 14.7% Hispanic, 3.9% mixed race, and 85.0% white. In Bristol, 7.3% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Bristol has a population density of 880 people per square mile. The current population of Bristol consists of 60,223 people. Based on gender, 49.1% are male and 50.9% are female. The median age of Bristol is 40 years old.

Cost of Living

The community where a facility is based can have a huge influence on the price of care. The total cost of living is a big influence in selecting which destination is best for your loved one's needs. The rent burden for Bristol is around 20.3% of the average person's monthly income. The median home value in Bristol is about $190,690 and the median price for rent is $1,437 a month.

State Information

An overview of Connecticut

Out of a national average of 100, Connecticut has a cost of living index rating of 129, a grocery index rating of 114, and a housing index rating of 145. In terms of personal well-being, Connecticut ranks 3rd in healthcare and 21st in quality of life compared to other states. There are 38 general hospitals and 121 health centers that provide care for 3,571,450 Connecticut residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in Connecticut are St Francis Hospital &Amp; Medical Center, Sharon Hospital, and Lawrence &Amp; Memorial Hospital. Residents of Connecticut enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 6th in the United States.

Social demographics of the state

During the latest presidential election, 41% voted for the Republican candidate while 55% voted for the Democratic candidate. In Connecticut, 28% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 2,597 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-13%, Mainline Protestant-17%, and Historically Black Protestant-5%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Connecticut there are 109 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, Connecticut ranks 14th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In Connecticut, 32% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 41.

State-wide weather information

Connecticut experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 70%. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of March at around 5.47 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Connecticut is around 4.15 inches. The average air quality index rating in Connecticut is 41.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 53.7 AQI. During the winter, the average temperature in Connecticut drops to around 29°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 44°F during the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 12°F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 70°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 86°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 52°F during the month of June. While residents of Connecticut mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Connecticut can include hurricanes and tornados.

Wildlife to be found in Connecticut

The state of Connecticut has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of summersweet, white-tailed deer, blue flag iris, and white oak. The state animal of Connecticut is the the sperm whale.