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Senior housing types near Highland, NY

  • Landing of Poughkeepsie

    Landing of Poughkeepsie

    251 Boardman Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
    (26)
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    Located only minutes from downtown, just two miles from Vassar Farm and Ecological Preserve, The Landing of Poughkeepsie is a new assisted living community for Dutchess County’s active older adults. Our thoughtfully designed residence offers discreet, 24-hour assistance with day-to-day care needs,...

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  • 24/Seven Family Home for Adults

    24/Seven Family Home for Adults

    59 Carroll Drive, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
    (8)
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    THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN 24/SEVEN! 24/Seven Family Type Home for Adults is located in a quiet and secure residential setting, in southern Dutchess County, NY. Our home is certified by the New York State Office of Children and Family Services, through its Bureau of Adult Services. Our...

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  • Yorktown Assisted Living Residence

    Yorktown Assisted Living Residence

    2276 Catherine Street, Cortland Manor, NY 10567
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    At Yorktown Assisted Living our mission is to provide personal care and the highest quality-of-life by partnering with residents and families to foster meaningful relationships. Our hand-picked staff are passionate about care and the people we care for, and are committed to supporting the physical,...

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  • Spring Village at Danbury

    Spring Village at Danbury

    8 Glen Hill Road, Danbury, CT 06811
    (36)
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    Thank you for your interest in Spring Village at Danbury. We strive to enhance the quality of life for all seniors we serve within our community. Upon admission, our nursing team along with our caregivers develop a comprehensive care plan to meet your individual needs. Spring Village at Danbury is a...

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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 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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  • Maplewood at Stony Hill

    Maplewood at Stony Hill

    46 Stony Hill Road, Bethel, CT 06801
    (14)
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    Maplewood at Stony Hill in Bethel is the only assisted living community in Northern Fairfield County that is fully dedicated to those living with Alzheimer's and dementia. Memory care is our singular focus. Maplewood at Stony Hill is an innovative, purposefully built assisted living and memory care...

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  • Benchmark Senior Living at Ridgefield Crossings

    Benchmark Senior Living at Ridgefield Crossings

    640 Danbury Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877
    (38)
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    Residents of Ridgefield Crossings enjoy attractive apartments, comfortable community rooms, a lovely outdoor patio and garden and an ever-changing program of social and fitness activities. 24- hour assistance is personally tailored to each resident's changing needs and is provided for by a caring...

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  • Atria Ridgefield (Now Pre-Leasing)

    Atria Ridgefield (Now Pre-Leasing)

    55 Old Quarry Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877
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    Currently pre-leasing at 392 Main Street in downtown Ridgefield, Connecticut. Atria Senior Living is a leading operator of independent living, assisted living, supportive living and memory care communities in more than 200 locations in 26 states and seven Canadian provinces. Atria communities are...

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  • Atria On The Hudson

    Atria On The Hudson

    321 North Highland Avenue, Ossining, NY 10562
    (26)
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    Welcome to Atria on the Hudson, the next generation in thoughtful, purposeful community living for seniors. It's much more than a place to live; it's a safe, inviting community to call home. Atria on the Hudson is the newly renovated fourth member of the Atria family in Westchester County — which...

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  • Sunrise of New City

    Sunrise of New City

    233 North Main Street, New City, NY 10956
    (13)
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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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  • Brandywine Living at Litchfield

    Brandywine Living at Litchfield

    19 Constitution Way, Litchfield, CT 06759
    (23)
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    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 away,...

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  • Friedwald Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing

    Friedwald Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing

    475 New Hempstead Rd, New City, NY 10956
    (40)
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    Friedwald Center has earned a reputation for excellence in the Lower Hudson Valley through our continuous pursuit of innovative healthcare services, selection of qualified and compassionate personnel, and the provision of progressive staff training. From our 24/7 skilled nursing care to our state-of...

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  • Atria Briarcliff Manor

    Atria Briarcliff Manor

    1025 Pleasantville Road, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510
    (43)
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    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 the...

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  • Artis of Briarcliff Manor (Opening Spring 2020)

    Artis of Briarcliff Manor (Opening Spring 2020)

    Sales Office: 520 N State Rd, Ste 101, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510
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    Artis Senior Living of Briarcliff Manor offers specialized memory care for individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia in Briarcliff Manor, NY. Our unique neighborhood-centered community empowers residents to maintain their independence and interests without sacrificing the...

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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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  • Academy House for Adults

    Academy House for Adults

    15 Academy St, Liberty, NY 12754
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    Caregiver to Resident Ratio: Our caregiver ratio can never be less than 1 caregiver for four residents and 2 boarders.

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  • Artis of Chestnut Ridge (Opening Spring 2020)

    Artis of Chestnut Ridge (Opening Spring 2020)

    801 Chestnut Ridge Rd, Chestnut Ridge, NY 10977
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    Artis Senior Living of Chestnut Ridge offers specialized memory care for individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia in Spring Valley, NY. Our unique neighborhood-centered community empowers residents to maintain their independence and interests without sacrificing the expert...

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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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  • 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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  • The Bristal at Armonk

    The Bristal at Armonk

    90 Business Park Drive, Armonk, NY 10504
    (24)
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    The Bristal at Armonk is a gracious residence situated in northern Westchester County. This is an ideal setting for the creative, active and interesting life you'll experience at The Bristal. Our genuinely skillful and caring professionals attend to your needs and well-being each day, providing a...

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  • The Greens At Cannondale

    The Greens At Cannondale

    435 Danbury Road, Wilton, CT 06897
    (24)
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    At The Greens At Cannondale, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Free resident parking available at our location. Our purpose-built community has the advantage of specialized care,...

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  • Sunrise of Wilton (Now Open)

    Sunrise of Wilton (Now Open)

    211 Danbury Road, Wilton, CT 06897
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    Located in western Connecticut’s beautiful Norwalk River Valley, just 55 miles from New York City, Sunrise of Wilton provides the very best in personalized care and services—including assisted living and memory care—to seniors in elegant surroundings. Our ideal location in Fairfield County off Route...

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  • Promenade at Blue Hill

    Promenade at Blue Hill

    582 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Pearl River, NY 10965
    (20)
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    Seniors live happily, in comfort and with dignity at our family owned and operated, state-of-the art dual-care community. For many, it's like being home; for others, it's even better. Natural light, indoor and outdoor courtyards and walking paths, and specially planned activities and services...

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  • Chelsea at Bald Eagle

    Chelsea at Bald Eagle

    197 Cahill Cross Road, West Milford, NJ 07480
    (23)
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    The Chelsea at Bald Eagle is a beautiful assisted living community located beneath the picturesque Wyanokie Mountains in West Milford, Passaic County, New Jersey. Our safe and secure community provides various housing options depending on personal preference, from spacious suites and studio...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Lake Street

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Lake Street

    70 Lake St, Ramsey, NJ 07446
    (9)
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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 Ramsey

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Ramsey

    38 North Central Ave, Ramsey, NJ 07446
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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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  • Sunrise of Woodcliff Lake

    Sunrise of Woodcliff Lake

    430 Chestnut Ridge Road, Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677
    (16)
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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 Wilton

    Brookdale Wilton

    96 Danbury Road, Wilton, CT 06897
    (15)
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    Live your best life and never stop growing. If you’re looking for a senior living community where you can explore new hobbies and strengthen your sense of purpose, we might be the right fit for you. With both assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care on one campus, you’ll have the care you...

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  • Sunrise of Stamford

    Sunrise of Stamford

    251 Turn of River Road, Stamford, CT 06905
    (19)
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    Sunrise of Stamford is a Victorian-style home in a park like setting with a walking path around the community. It’s walking distance to restaurants, shopping and mass transit. Our team is committed to providing dignified care to each of our residents and carry out the Sunrise mission to champion...

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  • Atrium Senior Living of Park Ridge

    Atrium Senior Living of Park Ridge

    124 Noyes Dr, Park Ridge, NJ 07656
    (12)
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    Extraordinary Healthcare with Incomparable Elegance' The Atrium Health Group is focused on providing the highest quality care for each person in every stage of senior life. At the Park Ridge Campus we are pleased to be able to offer a continuum of care one just one property. With Mill Pond Assisted...

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  • Allendale Community for Senior Living

    Allendale Community for Senior Living

    85 Harreton Road, Allendale, NJ 07401
    (30)
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    The Allendale Community for Senior Living is Bergen County's premier continuum-of-care facility, comprised of three separate residences: The Atrium for residential living, Carlton Court for assisted living and the Allendale Nursing Home. This family-owned and operated community has earned a...

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  • The Village at Waveny

    The Village at Waveny

    3 Farm Road, New Canaan, CT 06840
    (18)
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    We understand how important it is to find the right balance between familiarity, structure and autonomy when selecting an appropriate residence for a loved one with memory impairment. With our professional and dedicated staff, The Village provides the most advanced therapeutic care available for...

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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 Greens at Greenwich

    The Greens at Greenwich

    1155 King Street, Greenwich, CT 06831
    (4)
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    Sharing the same campus in beautiful Greenwich, CT, The Greens at Greenwich and Greenwich Woods offer a complete continuum of care. Whether it's assisted living, short-term rehabilitation, skilled nursing or dementia care, it can all be found here on our 'Campus of Care'. Because of the relationship...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Park Ridge

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Park Ridge

    103 Kinderkamack Rd, Park Ridge, NJ 07656
    (6)
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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 Woodcliff Lake

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Woodcliff Lake

    290 Werimus Road, Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677
    (4)
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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 Saddle River

    Brighton Gardens of Saddle River

    5 Boroline Road, Saddle River, NJ 07458
    (32)
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    About Brighton Gardens of Saddle River Community & Location Highlights: •Offering assisted living, short-term stays, Reminiscence Neighborhood for residents with advanced memory loss and Terrace Day Club for residents with mild memory loss •Coordination of hospice and nursing services allow...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Stamford

    Brighton Gardens of Stamford

    59 Roxbury Road, Stamford, CT 06902
    (29)
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    Brighton Gardens of Stamford is a Sunrise Senior Living community located just minutes from downtown Stamford. Our community is nestled in a beautiful, rural, ten-acre setting surrounded by trees and lovely courtyards. We pride ourselves in our caring, compassionate and experienced support staff,...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Mahwah

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Mahwah

    699 Wyckoff Avenue, Mahwah, NJ 07652
    (9)
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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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  • Atria Woodlands

    Atria Woodlands

    1017 Saw Mill River Road, Ardsley, NY 10502
    (32)
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    At Atria Woodlands, you'll find an array of services and amenities to help you enjoy life and stay connected with your community. Whether it's a leisurely breakfast in the bistro, a workout in our state-of-the-art fitness center, or a stimulating educational seminar, you can be as busy or relaxed as...

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  • Sunrise of Old Tappan

    Sunrise of Old Tappan

    195 Old Tappan Road, Old Tappan, NJ 07675
    (16)
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    Sunrise of Old Tappan, located in northern New Jersey, just 30 miles from Manhattan, offers assisted living, memory care, respite care and coordination of hospice care to seniors in Bergen County, Rockland County, and New York City. Oakes Park, located directly adjacent to our community, is a...

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  • Martine Center For Rehabilitation and Nursing

    Martine Center For Rehabilitation and Nursing

    12 Tibbits Ave, White Plains, NY 10606
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    Welcome to Martine Center, where great strides in healthcare and lifestyle are made every day. We are proud to have more outings, more activities, and more fun that you can ever imagine. If you join us for short-term rehab, you probably won’t stay long, but you’ll take good memories and great...

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  • Atria Norwood

    Atria Norwood

    545 Tappan Road, Norwood, NJ 07648
    (3)
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    Located in a quaint borough in northern Bergen County, Atria Norwood is a modern 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 spacious studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments, most...

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  • Atria Waldwick (Now Open)

    Atria Waldwick (Now Open)

    245 Wyckoff Ave, Waldwick, NJ 07463
    (1)
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    Located in a residential neighborhood in northern Bergen County, Atria Waldwick 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 private suite, one- and two- bedroom...

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  • Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Hillsdale East

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Hillsdale East

    60 Pascack Road, Hillsdale, NJ 07642
    (7)
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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 Hillsdale West

    Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Hillsdale West

    45 Pascack Rd, Hillsdale, NJ 07642
    (6)
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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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  • Pine Ridge Adult Care Home

    394 Old Hopewell Road, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
    (11)
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    Pine Ridge Adult Care Home is a specialized adult living facility located in scenic Wappingers Falls, NY. This facility can offer help with a variety of daily living tasks and is an ideal home for anyone who wants to free themselves from the maintenance of day to day living. This facility offers...

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  • The Carlucci Home

    516 Mullock Road, Port Jervis, NY 12771
    (2)
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    The Carlucci Home The Carlucci Home is an assisted living community for senior women located in Port Jervis, Orange County, New York. Port Jervis, which is situated at the junction of New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, is a beautiful city that offers a rich history and an abundance of amenities...

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  • Braemar Living at Wallkill

    Braemar Living at Wallkill

    21 Riverside Dr, Middletown, NY 10941
    (16)
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Highland, New York

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is a complex that houses at least two seniors who are not related by blood or by marriage to the administrator. This type of establishment provides its occupants with 24-hour care administered by registered nurses. These nurses provide healthcare services for people who are unable to adequately take care of their own needs.

Nursing homes are a helpful and easy living choice for individuals 65 years or older, however nursing homes will routinely persons 55 and older infrequentlyheard of in senior care regarding other care types.Many occupants of nursing homes are persons with behavioral issues, which can consist of resisting care, a tendency to wander, or verbal outbursts. The most common mental disease experienced by residents of nursing homes is dementia, which can cloud their memory function, and their sense of familiarity, and decision making capacities. Often times persons may decide life in a nursing home due to a physical or mental impairment that prevents them from easily accomplishing their lifestyle goals. A large number of residents are bachelors or widows who have circles of support, and almost fifty percent of nursing home residents are over the age of 85. Nursing homes are required to provide room and bed maintenance services, nursing and related services, routine personal hygiene items, and medically-related social services to residents.

Cost of Living

Senior living community price is influenced by the neighborhood in which it is located. Highland has a median home value of $227,462 and the median cost of rent is $1,633 per month per month. The rent burden for Highland is around 23.6% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In Highland, 7.4% consider themselves widows, 10.9% have some form of disability, 4.3% do not have health insurance, and 13.9% live in poverty. In terms of education, 30.2% have a high-school diploma, 30.4% have a college degree, and 10.0% have a graduate degree. In Highland, 5.4% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Highland has a population density of 442 people per square mile. The current population of Highland consists of 5,375 people. Out of the total city population, 48.8% are male and 51.2% are female. The median age of Highland is 41 years old. Racially, the population of Highland is 2.1% other or not specified, 3.1% mixed race, 87.6% white, 15.8% Hispanic, 6.1% black, 1.0% Asian, 0.0% Native American, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian.

State Information

An overview of New York

There are 205 general hospitals and 496 health centers that provide care for 19,493,819 New York residents. Hospital For Special Surgery, Albany Memorial Hospital, and And Northern Duchess Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. 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. New York is ranked 25th in quality of life and 13th in healthcare. Based on natural beauty, New York ranks 24th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In New York, 29% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 14,110 different congregations. 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. The state has a median age of 39 and 30% of its population being over the age of 55. The state of New York ranks 5th in the country for diversity and the state is considered very LGBTQ friendly. During the latest presidential election, 37% voted for the Republican candidate while 59% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

The average temperature in the winter falls to around 25�F. The average high winter temperature is around 25�F in the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 2�F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 68�F. The average high summer temperature is around 86�F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 48�F in the month of June. On average, the humidity rating for New York is around 71%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 77%. On average, New York has an air quality index rating of around 34.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 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. 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, tornados, 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 swamp milkweed, northern blueflag, sneezeweed, and smooth white beardtongue. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the mink, the eastern cougar, the canada lynx, or the gray fox. The state animal of New York is the beaver.