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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Maplewood at Newtown

    Maplewood at Newtown

    166 Mt Pleasant Road, Newtown, CT 06470
    (17)
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    Maplewood at Newtown has much to offer residents and families -- from the sunlit lobby and resort-style couryard to the helpful concierge service and family-friendly country store. Thoughtfully laid-out apartments, designed specifically for older adults, are beautifully appointed and feature modern...

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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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  • 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 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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  • 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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  • The Village at Brookfield Common

    The Village at Brookfield Common

    246A Federal Road, Brookfield, CT 06804
    (29)
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    The Village at Brookfield Common is a haven of tradition and elegance nestled within a community of shops, services, and amenities available to meet your every need, with exceptional convenience. The hillside setting affords a panoramic view from the cathedral-ceilinged dining room, English tea...

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  • Maplewood at Orange

    Maplewood at Orange

    245 Indian River Road, Orange, CT 06477
    (13)
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    Maplewood at Orange has carefully blended a comfortable yet elegant decor, an enthusiastic staff, engaging social enrichment and expertly prepared meals featuring farm-fresh ingredients to create a unqiely special memory care and assisted living community. Just in the heart of the shopping and...

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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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  • Spring Meadows at Trumbull

    Spring Meadows at Trumbull

    6949 Main St, Trumbull, CT 06611
    (20)
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    Discover a community truly in bloom at Spring Meadows Trumbull, where residents spend their days in a warm and friendly environment. Our community offers privacy and the freedom to live the way residents choose in comfortable surroundings. At the same time, it offers companionship. Say goodbye to...

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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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  • Spring Village at Stratford

    Spring Village at Stratford

    6911 Main Street, Stratford, CT 06614
    (33)
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    At Spring Village, you'll find a dedicated staff who understand the importance of balancing individual care with your independence. Whether you enjoy watching a movie in our theater, reading a novel in our library, or taking an excursion to nearby local shops, we are dedicated to helping you live...

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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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  • Cedar Woods

    Cedar Woods

    80 Cedar Street, Branford, CT 06405
    (21)
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    Cedar Woods provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Situated on beautifully landscaped grounds, you'll love the elegant quality of our facilities while enjoying all the convenience of the nearby community. We're just minutes from shopping, dining, entertainment and...

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  • The Hearth at Gardenside

    The Hearth at Gardenside

    173 Alps Road, Branford, CT 06405
    (8)
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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 unforgettable experience. At The Hearth at Gardenside, you'll enjoy gracious living, engaging activities and delicious Hearth-Healthy dining options on 19 wooded acres,...

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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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  • Glen Crest

    3 Glen Hill Rd, Danbury, CT 06811
    (1)
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    Our beautiful and spacious independent living community is located in Danbury, CT near the Danbury Hospital, world class shopping, and about an hour from all the luxuries of New York City. We offer all the conveniences of large city living, with the home feel of a rural setting. Our residents love...

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  • The Village at Mariners Point

    The Village at Mariners Point

    111 South Shore Drive, East Haven, CT 06512
    (19)
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    Majestic ocean views from a breathtaking seaside hilltop greet residents daily at The Village at Mariner's Point. Lavish gardens provide a setting for leisure, art, and fitness activities. Private walking paths and gazebos grace beautifully manicured gardens, while the 68-seat movie theater, Mariner...

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  • Maplewood at Danbury

    Maplewood at Danbury

    22 Hospital Avenue, Danbury, CT 06810
    (41)
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    Maplewood at Danbury has the unique feeling of a country inn, carefully blending a comfortable yet elegant decor, an enthusiastic staff, engaging social enrichment and expertly prepared meals featuring farm-fresh ingredients to create a unqiely special memory care and assisted living community. ...

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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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  • Solstice Senior Living at Guilford

    Solstice Senior Living at Guilford

    201 Granite Road, Guilford, CT 06437
    (19)
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    Solstice Senior Living at Guilford provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Nestled within a 80-acre wooded nature preserve with hiking trails and a fully stocked fishing pond, you'll love the quiet seclusion of Solstice Senior Living at Guilford and the convenience...

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  • Anthology of Farmington

    Anthology of Farmington

    1 Bridgewater Road, Farmington, CT 06032
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  • River Valley Retirement Community (Opening Summer 2021)

    River Valley Retirement Community (Opening Summer 2021)

    101 Oakview Dr, Trumbull, CT 06611
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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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  • Lutheran Home of Southbury

    990 Main St N, Southbury, CT 06488
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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
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  • Keystone Place at Wooster Heights (Opening Fall 2020)

    Information Center: 69 Kenosia Ave, Danbury, CT 06810
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Waterbury, Connecticut

Independent Living

An Independent Living Community permits residents the ability to continue to live their active lives while making sure their care requirements are being fulfilled. Daily needs such as meal planning and the scheduling of social activities are accounted for, allowing occupants more free time to live life as they desire. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to be among peers, surrounded by others of similar ages and interests. Within the individual units, residents have access to their own private living space and a full kitchen, and can even live with a companion if they prefer. While policies vary between locations, numerous residences allow cats and dogs as well. If medical or nursing support is desired, residents may always utilize the services of independent care providers. There are a number of advantages and expenses to keep in mind when selecting an independent living community. It is important to learn if these services are covered in the service plan: initial assessment fee, parking, Waiting list deposit, utilities, meals, cable TV, laundry, and wellness program. The conveniences that pertain to independent living include golf course, game/TV room, fitness center & swimming pool, beauty salon & barber shop, concierge services, restaurant-style dining hall, laundry service, and private rental hall.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

The air temperature, air quality, and humidity of a city can have a significant effect on the well-being of your loved one. Monthly, Waterbury gets around 8 inches of precipitation. The most rain usually happens in June with an average of 12 inches in a month. Waterbury receives on average 37.10 inches of snow per year. On average, Waterbury has a humidity level of 69%. The average humidity levels peak in the month of September at roughly 72%. Waterbury has a warm-summer humid continental type of climate. On average, the air quality index rating in Waterbury is about 45.4. The average AQI conditions are rated as good. This means that there is no health advisory associated with the air quality for this destination. The air quality index score is at its highest during the month of July at about 67.5. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. During the summer, the temperature in Waterbury is around 70°F. The low summer temperature is approximately 57°F in the month of June. The summer high temperature is at around 81°F in July. In the winter months, the average temperature in Waterbury falls to approximately 31°F. The peak winter temperature gets to around 41°F during the month of December. The low winter temperature is around 21 °F in the month of January.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, especially those with chronic diseases or those who are in need of long-term treatment, proximity to medical facilities could be a major determinant in determining which care home best suits your loved ones needs. The top hospitals in Waterbury include Saint Mary's Hospital and Waterbury Hospital. In total, there are 2 hospitals located in Waterbury which offer emergency services and other healthcare.

Cost of Living

The community in which a facility is based will have a large influence on the price of care. The total cost of living is a major influence when deciding which facility is best for your loved one's needs. The median home value in Waterbury costs around $128,425 and the median cost for rent is around $1,307 a month. The rent burden for Waterbury is about 24.4% of the average monthly income. Waterbury has a sales tax of 6.35%.

Demographics and Values

The current population of Waterbury is shrinking at a rate of -0.002%. Waterbury has a population density of 1,470 people per square mile. In Waterbury, 10.1% do not have health insurance, 61.2% participate in the labor force, 6.6% consider themselves widows, and 24.3% live in poverty. In terms of crime, Waterbury has 38.1 property crimes per 1000 residents and 5.0 violent crimes per 1000 residents. In Waterbury, 4.7% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Waterbury is considered neutral to members of the LGBTQ+ community. During the previous presidential election, 10.9% voted Republican, 2.7% voted for a third party candidate, and 86.4% voted Democrat in New Haven county. Out of the total city population, 51.9% are female and 48.1% are male. The median age of Waterbury is 35 years old. In Waterbury, 24.6% of the population are over the age of 55, 9.4% are over the age of 60, 5.1% are over the age of 70, and 4.0% are over the age of 80. In Waterbury, 50.8% are nonbelievers. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Waterbury 36.0% practice Catholicism, 2.5% practice another Chrisitan faith, and 2.3% are Presbyterians. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Waterbury, out of the total population 1.3% practice Judaism, 0.1% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.5% practice Islam. In terms of education, 36.2% have a high-school diploma, 6.0% have a graduate degree, and 15.9% have a college degree. Demographically, Waterbury is 19.6% black, 9.7% other or not specified, 0.1% Native American, 2.7% Asian, 63.6% white, 4.3% mixed race, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 37.2% Hispanic.

State Information

An overview of Connecticut

There are 38 hospitals and 121 health centers that service a population of 3,571,450. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be St Francis Hospital &Amp; Medical Center, Sharon Hospital, and Lawrence &Amp; Memorial Hospital. Based on natural beauty, Connecticut ranks 6th in the nation. In terms of resources, Connecticut has a cost of living index of 128.8, a grocery index rating of 114.2, and a housing index rating of 144.7. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average. Overall, Connecticut ranks 21st in quality of life and 3rd in healthcare compared to other US states.

Social demographics of the state

In the last presidential election 55% of Connecticut residents voted Democrat and 41% voted Republican. The state of Connecticut ranks 14th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. Twenty-eight percent of Connecticut residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 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 Connecticut, 32% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 41.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the winter falls to around 29°F. The average high winter temperature is around 44°F in the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 12°F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Connecticut is around 70°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 86°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 52°F in the month of June. 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. On average, the humidity rating for Connecticut is around 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 70% in the month of September. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Connecticut is around 4.15 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of March at around 5.47 inches. 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 white-tailed deer, kingcup or marsh marigold, summersweet, and blue flag iris. The state animal of Connecticut is the the sperm whale.