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About Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.

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About Care Homes

Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

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Veterans Resources

VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

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About Home Care

Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

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About Independent Living

Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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About Memory Care

Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.

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Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.

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Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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465 Independent Living Facilities near New York, NY

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If you’re looking for independent living in the New York area, our local senior living advisors can help you each step of the way. From affordable independent living for seniors to luxury options, we’ll work with you to understand the cost of independent living in New York. From there, we’ll show you the best independent living communities for your lifestyle, interests, and budget.

Discover unique independent living amenities, social activities, dining, and more independent living benefits. With 465 independent living facilities in New York, A Place for Mom makes it easier to find your new, maintenance-free home.

We are also serving Independent Living facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like Lincoln Square, Union Square, and Battery Park. You may also consider nearby communities such as Bridgewater, Brooklyn or East Northport.

Independent Living Facilities near New York, NY

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The Arbors at Islandia - East and West

1515 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Islandia, NY 11749

4.2
(147 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

The Arbors Assisted Living is the Premier ALL INCLUSIVE assisted living option on Long Island.The Arbors Assisted Living community at Islandia East & West offers a nurturing and caring adult living community where each day brings something new to explore. The Arbors Assisted Living is more than a...

Atria West 86

333 West 86th Street, New York, NY 10024

4.4
(105 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Ideally situated and all-inclusive, this luxury residence is tailored exclusively to older New Yorkers – and makes it easier to live in the artistic and cultural heart of the City, just one block from scenic Riverside Park. Featuring handsome pre-war architecture, art deco-inspired finishes and...

Birchwood Suites Enhanced Assisted Living and Memory Care

423 Clay Pitts Road, East Northport, NY 11731

4.0
(85 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Birchwood Suites is a a fully enhanced assisted living community nestled on five acres of beautiful property in East Northport, NY. Our community offers a variety of luxury suites when life becomes too difficult or unsafe to live alone. Our Enhanced License, appointed by the New York State...

Atria Lynbrook

100 Peninsula Boulevard, Lynbrook, NY 11563

4.5
(75 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

For more than 20 years, Atria Lynbrook has proudly served the families of Nassau County. With a continuing commitment to quality, the community is undergoing an extensive renovation to enhance its beauty and functionality, scheduled for completion in March 2020. Residents will enjoy a host of...

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Spring Hills Somerset

473 DeMott Lane, Somerset, NJ 08873

4.5
(71 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

At Spring Hills Somerset, we are committed to making healthy living the foundation of every aspect of life. From dining that truly satisfies, to fitness that invigorates and motivates, down to the smaller details, such as our use of safe, non-toxic cleaning products in each assisted living...

The Arbors at Hauppauge

1740 Expressway Drive South, Hauppauge, NY 11788

4.1
(78 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

The Arbors Assisted Living is the Premier ALL INCLUSIVE assisted living option on Long Island.The Arbors Assisted Living community at Hauppauge is more than a retirement community or an apartment complex for active adults. The Arbors senior communities are places where our loved ones can enjoy...

Atria Cranford

10 Jackson Drive, Cranford, NJ 07016

4.0
(79 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Conveniently located just off the Garden State Parkway, down the road from Rahway River Park, Atria Cranford has served Union County families for more than 20 years. A friendly, tenured staff – including more than 60 employees with over a decade of experience at the community – is available 24/7....

Five Star Premier Residences of Yonkers

537 Riverdale Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10705

4.1
(74 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

A charming neighborhood setting combined with a location convenient to the fabulous attractions of Manhattan and Westchester County. Located in Westchester County, Classic Residence is close to the historic attractions and cultural allure of Manhattan. #800-S-124 Memory Support #800-F-979

Sutton Gardens Assisted Living

147-02 34th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11354

3.4
(93 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

At Sutton Gardens Senior Living, we place great emphasis on Personal Care. Our unique home--like environment allows us to give more attention to each resident. We are like one big family. Our Mission is to preserve dignity and well--being,by providing quality care and enjoyment in a warm and...

Atria Rye Brook

1200 King Street, Rye Brook, NY 10573

4.5
(69 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At Atria Rye Brook, you'll have countless opportunities to socialize and learn through a full calendar of activities. Visit our pottery studio complete with potter's wheel and kiln, on-site hair salon and barber shop, media room with large-screen TV and year-round indoor and outdoor pools. Atria...

The Waterford on the Bay

2900 Bragg Street, Brooklyn, NY 11235

4.1
(64 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

The Waterford on the Bay is Brooklyn's premier waterfront senior living residence. It is one of the most popular assisted living residences which feature a luxurious, hotel-like atmosphere, five-star concierge assistance, daily housekeeping, and a lavish fine dining room, our mission is to...

Atria South Setauket

4089 Nesconset Highway, South Setauket, NY 11720

4.1
(65 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

At Atria South Setauket, we take care of all the work while you socialize and try new activities. Relax on the patio, swim in our outdoor pool or take a cooking class with friends. Enjoy the hotel-like amenities in the convenient Long Island community you love, right near plenty of shopping and...

Atria Riverdale

3718-3726 Henry Hudson Parkway, Riverdale, NY 10463

3.8
(70 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Conveniently located just minutes from the City, Westchester and New Jersey, Atria Riverdale has been the Bronx's senior living community of choice for more than 15 years. With a continued commitment to quality, they have just completed a $14 million renovation to enhance the beauty and...

Atria Kew Gardens

117-01 84th Avenue, Kew Gardens, NY 11418

4.2
(60 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed, Studio, Semi-Private

For more than 15 years, Atria Kew Gardens has served the families of Queens. With a continued commitment to quality, they have just completed an extensive renovation and expansion to enhance the beauty and functionality of their community — and better serve the growing needs of those living...

Juniper Village at Paramus

186 Paramus Road, Paramus, NJ 07652

4.1
(60 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Juniper Village at Paramus is a lively community that offers both standard assisted living for those needing a little help with activities of daily life and a secure memory care environment designed for individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and other memory disorders.Lovely outdoor walking paths...

The Arbors at Westbury

45 Jericho Turnpike, Jericho, NY 11753

4.0
(60 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

The Arbors Assisted Living is the Premier ALL INCLUSIVE assisted living option on Long Island.The Arbors Assisted Living community at Westbury creates a nurturing, supportive and active environment for active senior living. The Arbors adult communities are more than a retirement community or an...

Atria Hertlin Place

675 Portion Road, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 11779

4.5
(53 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Set on 14 magnificent acres in the beautiful hamlet of Lake Ronkonkoma, Atria Hertlin Place offers an independent lifestyle for today's active older adults. Our convenient location provides easy access to the surrounding area, local beaches, and the exclusive shopping, restaurants and museums of...

Atria Briarcliff Manor

1025 Pleasantville Road, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510

4.4
(51 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Atria Briarcliff Manor offers a charming apartment community combining the amenities of a resort with the beauty of a country inn. Near Law Memorial Park in Westchester, we are within walking distance of the village's downtown area. Whether relaxing on our wraparound porches, staying active at...

Somerset Gardens

150 Sunnyside Boulevard, Plainview, NY 11803

4.1
(54 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Somerset Gardens Senior Living of Plainview, conveniently located off the Long Island Expressway, offers personalized assisted living in a warm and caring environment supervised 24 hours a day. Our elegant apartments and dedicated staff ensure that each resident enjoys the comforts of home....

Sunrise of Jackson

390 North County Line Road, Jackson, NJ 08527

4.4
(50 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

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Cost of independent living in New York, NY

The average cost of senior living in New York is $5,171 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Bronx, NY with an average of $2,974 per month.

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What is independent living?

Independent living offers a stress-free lifestyle for older adults. Independent living communities don’t provide personal care or supervision, but do offer generally healthy adults opportunities for socialization and hassle-free living. Independent living services often include:

  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Social activities and outings
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Services for seniors in New York, New York

Financial assistance

Transportation

Health care

Senior activities

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

Financial assistance

In Hilton, 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

Hilton is somewhat car-dependent, meaning seniors can expect to need a car for most errands. Transit options in Hilton include a bus line to Hamlin. Ride-share services, like Uber and Lyft, may also be available. Hilton has robust biking infrastructure and is fairly walkable.

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Health care

The Hilton region 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 Highland Hospital and Rochester General Hospital.

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Senior activities

Hilton, New York is known for being a quaint, Northeast village with a small-town atmosphere and tranquil agricultural surroundings. Join the town in celebrating its history of apple growing through the annual Apple Festival, featuring local cuisine, artisan crafts, and a car show. Socially inclined seniors can make connections, go on trips, and dine with friends at the Hilton Parma Senior Center.

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Hilton, New York

Independent Living

For those who would wish to live primarily without assistance but wish for the convenience of having daily tasks and responsibilities maintained by professionalls, an Independent Living Community could be the perfect option. Residents can use their free time as they wish while their food is cooked by a professionall chef, housekeeping and laundry duties are handled by staff, and social activities are scheduled and organized. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy an opportunity to live among peers, in a community with others of similar ages and backgrounds. Typically consisting of a private living area and a full kitchen, these communities offer homes with many of the amenities of apartment life but with none of the hassle. Guests can be invited over and entertained, and there will be more time to spend with them with the basic maintenance of daily tasks out of the way. While policies vary between locations, numerous residences allow cats and dogs as well. Nursing and health care services can always be arranged for with independent care providers if desired. There are an assortment of benefits and costs to balance while selecting an independent living community. It is important to determine if these services are included in your plan: utilities, initial assessment fee, housekeeping, meals, transportation, parking, internet access, and Waiting list deposit. The luxuries associated with independent living include community activities, security guards, fitness center & swimming pool, game/TV room, laundry service, golf course, healthcare center, and concierge services.

Cost of Living

Senior living community price is affected by the destination where it is located. The median home value in Hilton is $133,241 and the median rent is about $1,125 a month. The rent burden for Hilton is around 17.7% of the average person’s monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Hilton, 5.0% are widowed, 8.7% live in poverty, 76.1% participate in the labor force, and 10.2% have some form of disability. Out of the total city population, 47.5% are female and 52.5% are male. The median age of Hilton is 37 years old. The current population of Hilton consists of 5,855 people. Hilton has a population density of 1,265 people per square mile. Racially, the population of Hilton is 0.3% Asian, 1.5% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.0% Native American, 0.3% other or not specified, 2.6% black, 7.1% Hispanic, and 95.3% white. Of the population of Hilton 16.7% have a graduate degree, 30.7% have a high-school diploma, and 28.1% have a college degree. In Hilton, 9.2% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces.

State Information

An overview of New York

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. In terms of personal well-being, New York ranks 13th in healthcare and 25th in quality of life compared to other states. The state of New York has 205 hospitals and 496 health centers, providing care to a population of 19,493,819. The three highest ranked hospitals in New York are Hospital For Special Surgery, Albany Memorial Hospital, and And Northern Duchess Hospital. Based on natural beauty, New York ranks 24th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 39, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. In the most recent presidential election, 37% of New York residents voted Republican and 59% voted Democrat. In terms of diversity, New York ranks 5th in the nation and 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.

State-wide weather information

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 amount of precipitation peaks during the month of October at around 6.10 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of New York is around 3.54 inches. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 25F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 25F during 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. The average high summer temperature is around 86F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 48F during the month of June. New York experiences an average humidity rating of about 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 77% in the month of December. 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, smooth white beardtongue, canada anemone, and smooth blue aster. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the eastern cougar, the American marten, the Eurasian boar, or the gray fox. The state animal of New York is the beaver.

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