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Senior housing types near Bridgewater, NJ

  • The Chelsea at Bridgewater

    The Chelsea at Bridgewater

    680 Route 206 N, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
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    Located in Bridgewater, New Jersey, The Chelsea at Bridgewater is conveniently located in a peaceful, serene wooded area in Somerset County. Residents enjoy personalized assisted living services in private and semiprivate suites in a variety of attractive styles. Residents are welcome to participate...

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  • Sunrise of Bridgewater NOW OPEN

    Sunrise of Bridgewater NOW OPEN

    390 US Route 22, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
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    Sunrise of Bridgewater is an Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Bridgewater, NJ.

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  • Laurel Circle

    Laurel Circle

    100 Monroe St, Bridgewater, NJ 08807
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    Discover Laurel Circle – full-service senior living in Bridgewater, NJ, with a unique personality and a distinct spirit. Enjoy a convenient, maintenance-free lifestyle with: -Plentiful services and amenities -An unmatched, flexible monthly dining plan -An engaging schedule of resident-organized...

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  • Brookdale Hillsborough

    Brookdale Hillsborough

    600 Auten Road, Hillsborough, NJ 08844
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    Here you get to define your day every day. If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our community with both assisted living and memory care could be right for you. You’ll have help with medications, dressing and bathing...

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  • Sunrise of Basking Ridge

    Sunrise of Basking Ridge

    404 King George Road, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
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    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 of Basking Ridge affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized...

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  • The Chelsea Assisted Living at Warren

    The Chelsea Assisted Living at Warren

    274 King George Rd, Warren, NJ 07059
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    The Chelsea at Warren offers an attractive new lifestyle alternative for older adults who may be experiencing some difficulty managing on their own at home. The Chelsea offers a gracious environment with many beautiful common areas. It is conveniently located within a short distance of shops,...

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  • All American Assisted Living at Hillsborough

    All American Assisted Living at Hillsborough

    351 Route 206, Hillsborough, NJ 08844
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    All American Assisted Living at Hillsborough works hard every day to create the best assisted living experience possible for our residents and their families. We believe that every resident, and every staff member, is a vital part of our extended family and we are dedicated to proving affordable...

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  • Spring Hills Somerset

    Spring Hills Somerset

    473 Demott Lane, Somerset, NJ 08873
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    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 community...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Green Brook

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Green Brook

    205 Rock Avenue, Green Brook, NJ 08812
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    Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based upon...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Chester

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Chester

    115 US Route #206, Chester, NJ 07930
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    Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based upon...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Edison

    Brighton Gardens of Edison

    1801 Oak Tree Road, Edison, NJ 08820
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    Brighton Gardens of Edison is located just minutes from the Garden State Parkway, the New Jersey Turnpike, Route 1, Route 287, and is within walking distance from the Metro Park train station. Residents may enjoy the many nearby attractions including the Menlo Park Mall, seasonal farmers markets,...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Mountainside

    Brighton Gardens of Mountainside

    1350 Route 22 West, Mountainside, NJ 07092
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    Brighton Gardens of Mountainside offers personalized care for older adults in Union County, NJ. Our compassionate team, including our Designated Care Managers, provides individualized care to fit your unique needs and preferences. We work to promote your independence, while providing you the support...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at South River

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at South River

    69 Burton Avenue, South River, NJ 08882
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    Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based upon...

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  • Bryan Manor

    Bryan Manor

    600 Old Chester Rd., Gladstone, NJ 07934
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    Bryan Manor is a senior residential care home nestled on 36 acres in scenic Chester. It offers residents a cozy, safe, and supportive environment. It's smaller than other facilities and seniors quickly adapt to the family-centric care. The residents enjoy interacting with each other and the...

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  • Sunrise of Madison

    Sunrise of Madison

    215 Madison Avenue, Madison, NJ 07940
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    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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  • Sunrise of Summit (Opening Spring 2020)

    Sunrise of Summit (Opening Spring 2020)

    26 River Rd, Summit, NJ 07901
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    Ideally located just down the road from the Village Green in Summit, New Jersey, and only 20 miles from Manhattan, Sunrise of Summit provides highly personalized care and services—including assisted living and memory care—to seniors in a bright, cheerful, and modern atmosphere. Our community offers...

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  • Atrium Senior Living of Princeton

    Atrium Senior Living of Princeton

    1000 Windrow Dr, Princeton, NJ 08540
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    Within a campus of continued care, transitions are easy to meet your current needs. Whether you are here for a brief stay or if you're calling The Pavilions 'home', we want you to feel comfortable and as independent as possible. Your level of activity depends on your ability and interest, whatever...

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  • Arbor Terrace Mountainside

    Arbor Terrace Mountainside

    1050 Springfield Avenue, Mountainside, NJ 07092
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    Arbor Terrace Mountainside provides the highest quality of geriatric care and assisted living in the Mountainside, New Jersey area, including innovative memory care designed specifically for those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Every resident will receive unique and...

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  • Sunrise of Westfield

    Sunrise of Westfield

    240 Springfield Avenue, Westfield, NJ 07090
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    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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  • Sunrise of East Brunswick

    Sunrise of East Brunswick

    190 Summerhill Road, East Brunswick, NJ 08816
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    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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  • Brighton Gardens of Florham Park

    Brighton Gardens of Florham Park

    21 Ridgedale Avenue, Florham Park, NJ 07932
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    Come visit our community nestled in the suburbs of Florham Park with tree-lined walking paths surrounding us. Enter our community and you'll experience first hand the Sunrise Difference. Please call for more information or to schedule a visit to find out how Brighton Gardens can enrich your life or...

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  • Atria Cranford

    Atria Cranford

    10 Jackson Drive, Cranford, NJ 07016
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    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....

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Princeton

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Princeton

    181 Washington Road, Princeton, NJ 08540
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    Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based upon...

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  • Brookdale Florham Park

    Brookdale Florham Park

    8 James Street, Florham Park, NJ 07932
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    There’s a lot to love here, and redefined independence is just one of those things. With both assisted living and memory care, you’ll have the care you need, when you need it. Our memory care program is rooted in “a person-centered approach,” which means we help our residents find a sense of...

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  • CareOne at Livingston Assisted Living

    CareOne at Livingston Assisted Living

    76 Passaic Avenue, Livingston, NJ 07039
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    CareOne at Livingston Assisted Living is conveniently located near major highways and sits between the Livingston Mall and Short Hills Mall on Passaic Avenue.  We take pride in providing a broad continuum of health care services in a Campus setting. Part of a CareOne Senior Care Community ...

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  • Sunrise of Randolph

    Sunrise of Randolph

    648 Route 10, Randolph, NJ 07869
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    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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  • Brookdale Monroe

    Brookdale Monroe

    380 Forsgate Drive, Monroe, NJ 08831
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    Here you can meet new friends, rediscover old hobbies, and redefine your independence. With both assisted living and memory care, you’ll have the care you need, when you need it. Assisted living helps you with medications, dressing and bathing, as well as services like housekeeping and meals. It's...

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  • Arden Courts of Whippany

    Arden Courts of Whippany

    18 Eden Lane, Whippany, NJ 07981
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    For nearly 25 years, Arden Courts Memory Care has catered to the special needs of individuals with memory loss. Staffed by specially trained caregivers, Arden Courts cares for individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Each community features home like common areas,...

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  • Sunrise of Morris Plains

    Sunrise of Morris Plains

    209 Littleton Road, Morris Plains, NJ 07950
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    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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  • Lester Senior Housing Community Life in Whippany

    Lester Senior Housing Community Life in Whippany

    903-905 Route 10 East, Whippany, NJ 07981
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    Caring for the elderly is more than a Jewish tradition…it is a tenet that has been passed from generation to generation and lives today within the hearts and minds of the families within our community. As an extension of this commitment the Lester Senior Housing community was developed by the...

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  • Artis Senior Living of Princeton

    Artis Senior Living of Princeton

    861 Alexander Rd, Princeton, NJ 08540
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    Welcome to Artis—where empowerment, pride and fulfillment define memory care At Artis Senior Living, our mission is to provide the finest level in Memory Care through individually designed programs combined with a passionate dedication to each resident’s individualized comforts and needs. The Heart...

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  • Millennium  Memory Care

    Millennium Memory Care

    310 Buckleview Ave, Monroe, NJ 08831
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    Millennium Memory Care is an assisted living community in Monroe, Middlesex County, New Jersey. The community specializes in care for those with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia. The spacious grounds offer ample opportunity for residents and their families to walk and enjoy nature. Each...

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  • The Chelsea at Forsgate

    The Chelsea at Forsgate

    319 Forsgate Dr, Monroe Township, NJ 08831
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    Located in Monroe Township, NJ, The Chelsea at Forsgate offers a variety of senior living options, including assisted living and memory care. We aim for our residents to maintain an active and independent lifestyle within a caring and supportive environment. We offer a lifestyle program that...

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  • The Country Home

    The Country Home

    1095 Tabor Road, Morris Plains, NJ 07950
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    The Country Home for Seniors of Morris Plains, New Jersey is pleased to inform you that we offer two types of services to the elderly population. One is Dementia/Alzehimer's care. We have private and semi-private rooms with a capacity for 17 residents. Since we are not a big institution, we cherish...

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  • Sycamore Living at East Hanover

    Sycamore Living at East Hanover

    1 S. Ridgedale Ave, East Hanover, NJ 07936
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    Features and Amenities: Private Rooms with Private Showers Clinical Programs designed with a Person-Directed Approach State-of-the-Art Rehabilitation Therapy: Aquatic Therapy Pool with underwater treadmill Activities of Daily Living (ADL) Suite Physical, Occupational, & Speech Therapy 7 days per...

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  • Paragon Village

    Paragon Village

    425-427 Route 46 East, Hackettstown, NJ 07840
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    Paragon Village is a part of Hackettstown, Warren County, New Jersey. This assisted living community provides residents with the memory care that they are seeking in a setting that is peaceful and beautiful. The town of Hackettstown offers the gorgeous Stephens State Park, where visitors can enjoy...

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  • Mt. Arlington Senior Living

    Mt. Arlington Senior Living

    2 Hillside Drive, Mount Arlington, NJ 07856
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    Welcome to Mt Arlington Senior Living. Mt. Arlington Senior Living sits high on a hilltop offering breathtaking views of the rolling hills and wooded landscape surrounding the community. The Community is located just minutes from local shopping, restaurants, Lake Hopatcong, places of worship, and...

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  • CareOne at Morris Assisted Living

    CareOne at Morris Assisted Living

    200 Mazdabrook Road, Parsippany, NJ 07054
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    CareOne at Morris Assisted Living is conveniently located near major highways including Route 80, Route 287, and Route 46. We take pride in providing a broad continuum of health care services in a Campus setting. We are part of a CareOne Senior Care Communities -- In addition to CareOne at Morris...

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  • Millennium Memory Care at Matawan

    Millennium Memory Care at Matawan

    447 Matawan Ave., Matawan, NJ 07721
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    Our Matawan, NJ Alzheimer's Community is located in a quite residential neighborhood near Matawan Ave Middle school. The home is close to major highways including Route 35 and the Garden State Parkway. Natural light pours into this 15 bedroom home through the large windows fitted in each room. The...

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  • Brookdale West Orange

    Brookdale West Orange

    520 Prospect Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052
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    You’ll have the care you need if you need it so you can focus on having fun. With assisted living and memory care on one campus, we customize your care to your specific needs. And our community is just 30 minutes away from New York City so you can enjoy all the great shopping and restaurants that...

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  • Arden Courts of West Orange

    Arden Courts of West Orange

    510 Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052
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    For nearly 25 years, Arden Courts Memory Care has catered to the special needs of individuals with memory loss. Staffed by specially trained caregivers, Arden Courts cares for individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Each community features home like common areas,...

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  • The Solana Marlboro

    The Solana Marlboro

    52 County Road 520, Marlboro, NJ 07751
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    A life of sophistication awaits at The Chelsea at Solana Marlboro. Located just minutes from Route 9 and Route 18, our community has easy access to many local amenities including shopping centers, restaurants, and entertainment venues. Our elegantly decorated community boasts a movie theater,...

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  • Atrium Senior Living of Matawan

    Atrium Senior Living of Matawan

    40 Freneau Ave, Matawan, NJ 07747
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    Atrium Senior Living is an assisted living community in the close-knit suburban area of Matawan, New Jersey. This quiet, charming area is comprised of two large lakes, acres of lush green grass and trees, and a variety of outdoor activities to keep our residents happy and healthy. The peaceful...

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  • The Chelsea at Montville

    The Chelsea at Montville

    165 Changebridge Road, Montville, NJ 07045
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    Located in Morris County, The Chelsea at Montville offers several senior living options in a comfortable setting. Our spacious community offers areas to sit and meet new people, space to enjoy a book from our library, opportunities to listen to a resident or guest play our piano, or take a relaxing...

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  • The Brielle at Seaview

    The Brielle at Seaview

    140 Friendship Ln, Staten Island, NY 10314
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    The Brielle at Seaview, a non-profit community, is nestled in a natural wooded oasis right on Staten Island. We offer assisted living and memory care on a 10-acre campus that's comfortably removed from the surrounding noise and hectic pace. It's an idyllic setting where you can enjoy walking paths,...

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  • Brighton Gardens of West Orange

    Brighton Gardens of West Orange

    220 Pleasant Valley Way, West Orange, NJ 07052
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    Brighton Gardens of West Orange is located in a beautiful suburban setting only 20 minutes from New York City amenities. We are nestled between a premier golf course and the historic South Mountain Reservation, which includes acres of protected land with parks, walkways and trails. We partner with...

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  • The Chelsea at Manalapan

    The Chelsea at Manalapan

    445 Route 9 South, Manalapan, NJ 07726
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    The Chelsea at Manalapan offers the very best of town and country assisted living. Located in the beautiful town of Manalapan, Monmouth County, fine shopping and dining are literally at our front door, surrounded by beautiful views of peaceful countryside and farmland. Step outside and relax under...

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  • CareOne at Somerset Valley

    1621 Route 22 W, Bound Brook, NJ 08805
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    CareOne Assisted Living at Bound Brook is an assisted living community located in Bound Brook, New Jersey in Somerset County and home to just over 10,000 people. Bound Brook is a warm community with lots of local stores and shops. Residents will be able to get in their exercise, enjoy park-like...

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  • Bear Creek Assisted Living

    291 Village Road East, West Windsor, NJ 08550
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    Bear Creek Assisted Living incorporates the most progressive Assisted Living concepts into its programs as well as its architectural design. Our individually tailored programs of personal services assure that each Resident's and family's expectations are not only met, they are, in fact, exceeded. ...

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  • GoldenView Living at North Brunswick

    GoldenView Living at North Brunswick

    1313 Aaron Rd, North Brunswick, NJ 08902
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Bridgewater, New Jersey

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is an establishment that offers lodging to two or more individuals who are not related by marriage or by blood to the administrator. This type of residence offers its occupants around-the-clock care by on-site nurses. These nurses offer maintenance, personal care and other health related services for those who are unable to take care of themselves due to the effects of aging.

This type of facility is a helpful and comfy living alternative for individuals 65 years or older, however nursing homes will frequently take in individuals 55 and older infrequentlyheard of in senior care regarding care types.Often times seniors may choose to live in a nursing home over another type of facility due to a physical or mental condition that prevents them from easily accomplishing the activities of daily living. The most common mental disease effecting residents of nursing homes is dementia, which can cloud their and their sense of familiarity with their surroundings, decision making capabilities, and memory recall. A large number of inhabitants tend to be bachelors or widows with smaller social support groups, and almost half of nursing home residents are older than the age of 85. Nursing homes are required to provide pharmaceutical services, specialized rehabilitative services (treatment for mental illness or intellectual disability), routine personal hygiene items, and medically-related social services to residents. Types of care services and amenitiesoffered at nursing homes can include care coordination and case management, adult day services , rehabilitation needed due to injury, disability, or illness, and help with legal questions.

Cost of Living

The total cost of living can be a major influence when choosing which community is the best fit for your family. The median monthly rent in Bridgewater is about $2,169 and the median home value for Bridgewater is about $471,829. The rent burden for Bridgewater is around 19.5% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Bridgewater, 3.8% live in poverty, 6.6% consider themselves widows, 7.9% have some form of disability, and 3.5% do not have health insurance. Out of the total city population, 48.5% are male and 51.5% are female. The median age of Bridgewater is 43 years old. In Bridgewater, 4.0% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Demographically, Bridgewater is 1.7% other or not specified, 9.2% Hispanic, 0.0% Native American, 2.0% mixed race, 70.7% white, 22.6% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 2.9% black. In terms of education, 27.8% have a graduate degree, 58.2% have a college degree, and 17.6% have a high-school diploma. The total population of Bridgewater consists of 45,336 people. Bridgewater has a population density of 548 people per square mile.

State Information

An overview of New Jersey

The state of New Jersey has a cost of living index of 122.5 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 109.5 and a housing index rating of 163.1. The state of New Jersey has 82 hospitals and 119 health centers, providing care to a population of 8,928,542. The three highest ranked hospitals in New Jersey are Morristown Medical Center, Deborah Heart And Lung Center, and Saint Clare's Hospital/denville Campus. In terms of personal well-being, New Jersey ranks 6th in healthcare and 12th in quality of life compared to other states. Residents of New Jersey enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 13th in the United States.

Social demographics of the state

In the last presidential election 55% of New Jersey residents voted Democrat and 41% voted Republican. The state of New Jersey ranks 4th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religion, 35% of New Jersey residents attend religious services among the 6,114 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-13%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-6%, Muslim-3%, and Hindu-3%. In New Jersey there are 178 masonic lodges. The state has a median age of 40 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

During the winter, the average temperature in New Jersey drops to around 33�F. The average high winter temperature is around 47�F in the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 15�F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 73�F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 88�F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 54�F during the month of June. The average humidity across the state is 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 72% in the month of September. The average air quality index rating in New Jersey is 41.4 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 52.9 AQI. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 5.51 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of New Jersey is around 3.94 inches. While residents of New Jersey mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in New Jersey can include hurricanes and floods.

Wildlife to be found in New Jersey

The state of New Jersey has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of pennywort, spicebush and spicebush, black locust, and dandelion. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the beaver, the coyote, the eastern cottontail, or the porcupine. The state animal of New Jersey is the horse.