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10 Best Nursing Homes in Fort Drum, NY

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If you’re considering moving your loved one into a Fort Drum nursing home, our senior living advisors can help. The term “nursing home” is often used interchangeably with assisted living or other senior housing options; but a nursing home is a skilled nursing facility for individuals with serious, debilitating short- or long-term health issues. So even the best nursing homes in Fort Drum, NY may not be right for seniors who don’t require round-the-clock care.

We can help you determine if a skilled nursing facility in Fort Drum or another care type is right for you. Browse 49 senior living options near you to see the variety available, or contact us to learn more about elderly homes in Fort Drum.

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Nursing homes facilities near Fort Drum, NY

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Photo of East Road Adult Home
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We chose this facility for many reasons - Not a lot of residents. Location to where I live for visitation. Price is excellent. This is a country-side farmhouse facility. It is not fancy, but it is a perfect...
Provides: Assisted Living
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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.
East Road Adult Home Inc. is a private facility owned by Jim Schlieder. The facility, which is located four miles north of Lowville on the East Road, has a 30+ year history of providing caring, professional service to the area's older population. The adult home offers many benefits to make its...
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The Lodge quickly integrated my mom into everything, she made a lot of new friends fast. The staff are all warm and friendly and were also very helpful with getting all of her things moved in and settled...
Provides: Assisted Living
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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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Photo of Royale Place Retirement Residence
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I looked all over Kingston for both Mum and Dad. With lots of research, time and try outs. We finally landed on Royale Place and we are so happy as a family with our decision! The food was Delicious, Dad...
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
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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.
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.
The Royale Retirement Residence is the largest retirement community in Kingston with 137 suites in 15 different styles it offers a wide variety to choose from. Assisted living services allow our residents to age in place, with 24/7 nursing, centralized medication administration, in suite call...
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So far it's been very good. We haven't had any major complaints. They took a little time getting the big contruction project done, but other than that, no major issues.
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
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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.
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.
Royal Brock Retirement Living is located in Brockville, one block south of the 401, and is walking distance from parks, shops, restaurants, and banking. A modern retirement residence, renovated to perfection with all of the conveniences and amenities you would expect from the historic Royal...
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We are very pleased with the care they have been receiving and I would rate the staff as excellent. While the facility itself is older and dated, it is maintained to a good standard and my parents are very...
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
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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.
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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Provides: Memory Care, Nursing Homes
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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.
Nursing Homes: 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.
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
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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Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
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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Provides: Nursing Homes
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Nursing Homes: 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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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
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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.
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.
Fox Run by The Rivers Retirement Residence is a sprawling assisted living community located in beautiful Gananoque, ON. Set in the 1000 Islands and offering stunning water views in a gorgeous natural setting, seniors and family members alike will love the relaxing environment. An idyllic coastal...
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Photo of Normandy Retirement Living
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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
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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.
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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Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
Photo of Providence Manor
Provides: Assisted Living
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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.
Photo of Musical Retirement Home at Seeley's Bay
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
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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.
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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Photo of Elizabeth Cottage
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
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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Provides: Nursing Homes
Care types provided by this community
Nursing Homes: 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.
Photo of Maes Place
Provides: Assisted Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
Photo of Crystal Springs Manor
Provides: Assisted Living
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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.
Photo of The Waterford Retirement Community-Kingston
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
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.
Photo of The Windsor Retirement Residence
Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living
Care types provided by this community
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.
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.
A CHARMING SENIOR LIVING COMMUNITY NEAR KINGSTONIMMEDIATE OCCUPANCY AVAILABLE- RESPITE/TRIAL STAYS/GUEST SUITESThe Windsor is a charming seniors living community, offering the finest in independent living. Designed and created by a physician with the help of top architects, the Windsor offers...
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Provides: Nursing Homes
Care types provided by this community
Nursing Homes: 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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Provides: Assisted Living
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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.

Cost of nursing homes in Fort Drum, NY

The average cost of senior living in Fort Drum is $3,659 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Ogdensburg, NY with an average of $2,949 per month.

Average monthly cost of Nursing Homes in Fort Drum, NY vs. nearby cities

Fort Drum, NY
$3,659/mo

Average monthly cost of Nursing Homes in Fort Drum, NY vs. the state and national average

Fort Drum, NY
$3,659/mo
U.S. national average
$4,758/mo

Average monthly cost of Nursing Homes in Fort Drum vs. other types of senior living

$3,659/mo
Nursing Homes
$3,659/mo

Median monthly costs of Nursing Homes in Fort Drum, NY by room type

Semi-Private
$2,067/mo
Studio
$3,471/mo
1 Bedroom
$5,233/mo
2 Bedroom
$5,355/mo

Discover the many ways to pay for senior living

Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

What families are saying about nursing homes in Fort Drum

Recent reviews for nursing homes in Fort Drum

The Lodge at Ives Hill in Watertown, NY

5.0
I WOULD GIVE THE Lodge at Ives Hill five stars. You feel like you are a part of a family here and this is home. The staff and residents are friendly, cheerful and courteous. The meals are good. They do everything they can to make you feel comfortable and take care of your many needs. The ...
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The Royal Brock Retirement Living in Brockville, ON

5.0
I have nothing but good things to say about The Royal Brock Retirement Living. The facility is clean and well kept, and the staff do an incredible job. I would recommend them.

Royale Place Retirement Residence in Kingston, ON

4.2
The Good: This is a very attractive residence with great facilities and a diverse social program - a cruise ship on land. The staff are extremely helpful and friendly. They seem to make a point of quickly learning each resident's name and take time to interact with and listen to them. I ...
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Fort Drum nursing homes services and amenities

These charts highlight some of the many care, dining, and entertainment offerings available in Fort Drum nursing homes communities. They don’t represent all possible services and amenities available at assisted living communities in Fort Drum, but support comparisons against nationwide offerings. Our Senior Living Advisors can help you find communities that fit your preferences.

Availability of select care services in Fort Drum nursing homes

Nursing homes communities offer a variety of care services and visiting health care providers to meet seniors’ health needs. The chart below shows the percentage of nursing homes partners in Fort Drum that offer these care services compared to the percentage of partners that offer them nationally.
Fort Drum, NYNational
Full medication management
Full medication management
40.9%
2.4%
Doctor on call
Doctor on call
22.7%
9.5%
24-Hour awake staff
24-Hour awake staff
81.8%
26%
Diabetic care
Diabetic care
81.8%
26.6%
*Visiting health care professionals
*Visiting health care professionals
36.4%
9.8%
Home care agency on-site
Home care agency on-site
36.4%
0.8%
Non-ambulatory care
Non-ambulatory care
81.8%
22.8%
Respite or short term stays
Respite or short term stays
31.8%
7%
Hospice available on-site
Hospice available on-site
22.7%
17.3%
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*Including nurse, dentist, OT, PT, speech or podiatrist

Availability of select dementia care services in Fort Drum nursing homes

Our community partners provide many services to keep residents with dementia or other memory concerns safe and engaged. Below, take a look at what percentage of Fort Drum Nursing Homes partners offer the selected dementia care services compared to the percentage of partners nationally.
Fort Drum, NYNational
Dementia behaviors care
Dementia behaviors care
27.3%
3.8%
Secured community and/or wander guard
Secured community and/or wander guard
9.1%
5.4%
Memory care only community
Memory care only community
9.1%
1.2%
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Availability of select dietary accommodations in Fort Drum nursing homes

Nursing homes communities help seniors maintain a balanced diet by accommodating their health needs, allergies, and other restrictions. Below you’ll find the percentage of Fort Drum partners making specific dietary accommodations for seniors compared to the percentage of assisted living partners making those accommodations nationally.
Fort Drum, NYNational
Nutritionist / dietician
Nutritionist / dietician
18.2%
0.5%
Low / no sodium
Low / no sodium
27.3%
1.4%
No sugar
No sugar
27.3%
1.4%
Vegetarian
Vegetarian
27.3%
3.5%
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Availability of select dining options in Fort Drum nursing homes

Our nursing homes communities know that seniors want top-quality meals and options for how they dine. The chart below indicates the percentage of Fort Drum communities that offer dining options to their discerning residents compared to our partners nationally.
Fort Drum, NYNational
Professional chef
Professional chef
18.2%
0.2%
Restaurant style dining
Restaurant style dining
18.2%
0.4%
Room service
Room service
18.2%
0.4%
Anytime dining
Anytime dining
13.6%
0.7%
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Availability of select programs and activities in Fort Drum nursing homes

Senior living communities offer a variety of programming to keep seniors socially, mentally, and physically vibrant. The chart below shows what percentage of partnered nursing homes communities in Fort Drum offer the selected activities, amenities, and programs compared to the percentage of partners nationwide.
Fort Drum, NYNational
Activity director
Activity director
22.7%
0.4%
Pet-focused programs
Pet-focused programs
13.6%
0.2%
Community service programs
Community service programs
4.5%
0.3%
Devotional activities on-site
Devotional activities on-site
31.8%
6.3%
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
Parties / BBQs / happy hour
31.8%
0.4%
Outings / off-site activities
Outings / off-site activities
27.3%
6.5%
Piano or organ
Piano or organ
27.3%
0.4%
Arts and crafts center
Arts and crafts center
9.1%
0.2%
Educational speakers / life long learning
Educational speakers / life long learning
22.7%
0.3%
Clubs / games / karaoke
Clubs / games / karaoke
31.8%
0.4%
Live performances
Live performances
31.8%
0.4%
Dances
Dances
13.6%
0.2%
Fitness center
Fitness center
18.2%
0.3%
Fitness classes
Fitness classes
27.3%
0.4%
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East Road Adult Home, Fairfield Manor East and The Lodge at Ives Hill are the top-rated nursing homes facilities near Fort Drum, New York. See full list of communities.

There are 49 nursing homes facilities near Fort Drum, New York. See the full list.

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