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Atria South Setauket

4089 Nesconset Highway, South Setauket, NY 11720

4.1
(64 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

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 Crossroads Place

One Beechwood Drive, Waterford, CT 06385

4.6
(44 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Exciting NEW enhancements are now complete at Atria Crossroads Place! Extensive renovations include refurbished common spaces, an upgraded salon, a modern bistro, redesigned restaurant and private dining room with outdoor canopy, library, custom fitness center, additional outdoor green space and...

Maplewood at Newtown

166 Mt Pleasant Road, Newtown, CT 06470

4.3
(47 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

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...

Farmington Station, A Senior Living Residence

111 Scott Swamp Rd, Farmington, CT 06032

4.2
(47 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Located within the charming residential Farmington Station neighborhood only minutes from historic downtown, the new Farmington Station offers local seniors service-enriched Assisted Living and a state-of-the-art Compass Memory Support Neighborhood® featuring innovative, evidence-based...

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Spring Village at Stratford

6911 Main Street, Stratford, CT 06614

4.3
(40 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

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...

River Ridge at Avon

101 Bickford Extension, Avon, CT 06001

4.3
(38 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

River Ridge at Avon is nestled in a quiet, residential neighborhood in the heart of beautiful Farmington Valley. We are conveniently located off Route 44 in the charming town of Avon, minutes from wonderful shops, dining, entertainment, and medical offices. Our superb location complements the...

Brookdale Centre of New England

600 Centre of New England Boulevard, Coventry, RI 02816

4.1
(39 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Our community has been COVID free during this pandemic thanks to our dedicated staff! We are now allowing tours inside our building so you can see in person what a beautiful community it truly is!A little help can go a long way.At our senior living community, you’ll have the help you need and the...

The Village at Buckland Court

432 Buckland Road, South Windsor, CT 06074

4.1
(35 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

The Village at Buckland Court is a charming 'country estate' nestled amidst beautiful farm land, with expansive lawns and gardens. Inspiring outdoor sitting areas, a gazebo, and an herb garden provide the setting for arts, leisure, and fitness activities. Private walking paths and gazebos grace...

Brookdale West Hartford

22 Simsbury Road, West Hartford, CT 06117

4.0
(35 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Live The Life You WantNo one deserves to spend their golden years worrying about being alone in the event of an emergency or caring the heavy burden of family care alone. That’s why our assisted living and memory care community is here to provide personalized care plans, spacious and comfortable...

Atria Greenridge Place

One Elizabeth Court, Rocky Hill, CT 06067

4.4
(30 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At Atria Greenridge Place, you'll enjoy all the comforts of home and just the right amount of discreet support to help you live independently. This inviting community is situated in a residential neighborhood in Rocky Hill, next to Wethersfield and Newington. You'll find warm, friendly neighbors...

The Village at Kensington Place

511 Kensington Avenue, Meriden, CT 06451

4.1
(33 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Village at Kensington Place is an elegant country estate nestled among the scenic Hanging Hills of Meriden, CT. Our beautifully manicured campus surrounded by woodlands provides comfortable outdoor sitting areas and the setting for fitness, arts, and leisure activities. A terrace off the main...

Atria Larson Place

1450 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT 06517

4.3
(32 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Atria Larson Place is a warm, welcoming community with all the comforts of home. Socialize in our bright, large common areas and enjoy diverse activities that allow you to pursue your interests and discover new ones. Located directly across from beautiful Lake Whitney, Atria Larson Place is close...

The Residence at South Windsor Farms

200 Deming Street, South Windsor, CT 06074

4.3
(29 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Windsor, our beautiful, new community is nestled on spectacular 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; a combination of 31 studio, 27 one-bedroom...

Brandywine Living at Litchfield

19 Constitution Way, Litchfield, CT 06759

4.7
(27 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Life is beautiful at Brandywine Senior Living.  We have luxurious individual suites with a private bath and kitchen area.  Meanwhile, on the other side of your door are services to meet your needs, and entertainment to enliven your spirit.  With on-site–not–on–call licensed nurses only steps...

The Watermark at East Hill

611 East Hill Road, Southbury, CT 06488

3.9
(30 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

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,...

MiddleBrook Farms at Trumbull

2750 Reservoir Ave, Trumbull, CT 06611

4.6
(26 reviews)

1 Bed, 2 Bed, Studio

Middlebrook Farms at Trumbull is nestled in a quiet, residential neighborhood within the charming town of Trumbull. We are convenient to shops and amenities and just a short distance from the theater as well as Sacred Heart and Fairfield Universities. Our superb location complements the quality...

Brookdale South Windsor

1715 Ellington Road, South Windsor, CT 06074

3.9
(30 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Brookdale South Windsor is now open for in person visits and move ins!!! Such exciting news - we can now share our family like community with you and your loved one in person ( with safety precautions of course) but you all can see the apartment of your choice. We can also move new resident in...

Sunrise of East Setauket

1 Sunrise Drive, East Setauket, NY 11733

4.1
(27 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 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...

Maplewood at Orange

245 Indian River Road, Orange, CT 06477

4.4
(24 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

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...

Academy Point at Mystic

20 Academy Ln, Mystic, CT 06355

4.3
(25 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Overlooking downtown Mystic Connecticut, Academy Point is a thoughtful, historic renovation of the former Mystic Academy. Much of the original building has been preserved to offer an environment rich in local history and fond memories. As an assisted living community, Academy point provides its...

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What are nursing homes?

Nursing homes, also called skilled nursing facilities, provide long-term care for seniors with significant physical or mental health conditions, and short-term care to people recovering from an injury or hospital stay. Nursing homes provide personal assistance and medical care from licensed professionals. Services in skilled nursing facilities often include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Rehabilitation care, including physical and speech therapy
  • Mobility assistance
  • Palliative and hospice care
  • Health care services
  • Complimentary transportation
  • 24-hour care and supervision
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Centerbrook, Connecticut

Nursing Homes

A nursing home offers lodging to at least two persons who are not related by blood or by marriage to the administrator. This type of complex offers its occupants 24-hour care by registered nurses. These nurses offer care for those who are unable to adequately care for themselves.

Nursing homes can be a helpful and comfy care alternative for persons 65 years or older, however nursing homes will routinely persons 55 and greater rarely heard of in senior care regarding care types. The most common mental issue effecting nursing home residents is dementia, which can hinder their decision making capabilities, memory recall, and and their sense of familiarity. A significant amount of occupants tend to be single women who have smaller social support groups, and almost 50% of nursing home residents are older than the age of 85. There are some services that may come at a cost to residents which can include flowers and plants, personal clothing, and a private room, unless medically needed. Nursing homes are required to provide pharmaceutical services, nursing and related services, medically-related social services, and emergency dental services to residents. Types of care services and amenities provided at nursing homes can include adult day services , care coordination and case management, patient and caregiver education, and bill pay.

Demographics and Values

Centerbrook has a population density of 187 people per square mile.

State Information

An overview of Connecticut

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. Based on natural beauty, Connecticut ranks 6th in the nation. Overall, Connecticut ranks 21st out of all states in quality of life and 3rd in healthcare. The state of Connecticut has 38 hospitals and 121 health centers, providing care to a population of 3,571,450. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be St Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Sharon Hospital, and Lawrence and Memorial Hospital.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religious values, 28% of Connecticut’s population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 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. In terms of diversity, Connecticut ranks 14th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the most recent presidential election, 41% of Connecticut residents voted Republican and 55% voted Democrat.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the summer rises to around 70F. The average high summer temperature is around 86F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 52F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 29F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 44F during the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 12F during the month of January. On average, Connecticut has an air quality index rating of around 41.2 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 53.7 AQI. Connecticut experiences an average humidity rating of about 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 70% in the month of September. 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. 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 tornadoes.

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 kingcup or marsh marigold, mountain laurel, blue flag iris, and white oak. The state animal of Connecticut is the the sperm whale.

Frequently asked questions about Nursing Homes in Connecticut

Artis Senior Living of Branford, Elmbrook Village and The Ivy at Watertown are the top rated nursing homes near Essex, Connecticut. See full list of communities.

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