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Top 241 Nursing Homes near Ronkonkoma, NY

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If you’re considering moving your loved one into a Ronkonkoma 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 Ronkonkoma, 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 Ronkonkoma or another care type is right for you. Browse 241 senior living options near you to see the variety available, or contact us to learn more about elderly homes in Ronkonkoma.

You may also consider nearby communities such as Ardsley, Briarcliff Manor or Brooklyn.

Nursing Homes Facilities near Ronkonkoma, NY

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Review ofThe Arbors at Bohemia
5.0

We had a great tour with The Arbors, the only downfall is that they do not offer memory care at this location.

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Review ofAtria Kew Gardens
5.0

My father has been living at Atria Kew Gardens in the memory care area. The staff are so loving and care for my father so well. I tried to care for him myself at home but it was such a struggle and when I made the decision to move him it was a difficult one. But I see now that I made the right choice and everyone has just been so helpful.

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Review ofSpring Village at Danbury
5.0

This residence has been a blessing for both my mother and law and father in law. The staff is dedicated kind and compassionate. The living quarters provide ample space and are clean and cheerful. The meals are nutritious. Everyone works hard to keep the residents happy, engaged, and involved in various activities. The nursing staff is completely devoted to every residents care, and the aides are loving and patient.

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Review ofThe Arbors at Bohemia
5.0

We had a great tour with The Arbors, the only downfall is that they do not offer memory care at this location.

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Review ofAtria Kew Gardens
5.0

My father has been living at Atria Kew Gardens in the memory care area. The staff are so loving and care for my father so well. I tried to care for him myself at home but it was such a struggle and when I made the decision to move him it was a difficult one. But I see now that I made the right choice and everyone has just been so helpful.

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Review ofSpring Village at Danbury
5.0

This residence has been a blessing for both my mother and law and father in law. The staff is dedicated kind and compassionate. The living quarters provide ample space and are clean and cheerful. The meals are nutritious. Everyone works hard to keep the residents happy, engaged, and involved in various activities. The nursing staff is completely devoted to every residents care, and the aides are loving and patient.

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Lake Shore Assisted Living Residence

211 Lake Shore Road, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 11779

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$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living

Lake Shore Assisted Living Community is located near beautiful Lake Ronkonkoma, New York. Fishermen and nature lovers know this area as the home of Long Island's largest lake and beautiful sunsets. Whether you love watching the sunset over a breathtaking landscaped scene, or you like reeling in...

3.4(39 reviews)

Lake Shore community is very clean and the staff members are very friendly. When we go to visit our loved one the meals ...

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The Arbors at Islandia - East and West

1515 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Islandia, NY 11749

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$X,XXX+ monthly
17
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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

4.2(147 reviews)

The staff are absolutely wonderful and friendly. They really care about the people who live here. It is truly a communit...

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Atria West 86

333 West 86th Street, New York, NY 10024

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Provides: Assisted Living

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

4.4(108 reviews)

We liked this community a lot. it was just too expensive for a studio. Also it was not near a lot of things to walk to. ...

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Birchwood Suites Enhanced Assisted Living and Memory Care

423 Clay Pitts Road, East Northport, NY 11731

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$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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

4.0(85 reviews)
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Atria Lynbrook

100 Peninsula Boulevard, Lynbrook, NY 11563

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10
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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

4.5(75 reviews)
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The Arbors at Hauppauge

1740 Expressway Drive South, Hauppauge, NY 11788

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$X,XXX+ monthly
10
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Provides: Assisted Living

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

4.1(80 reviews)

Dear [name removed[ and [name removed], Just a heartfelt Thank You for your patience and understanding in guiding me t...

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Sutton Gardens Assisted Living

147-02 34th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11354

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$X,XXX+ monthly
12

Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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

3.4(93 reviews)

They have a caring staff and a hands-on director. You can tell that the people there really like what they're doing, an...

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Five Star Premier Residences of Yonkers

537 Riverdale Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10705

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20
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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

4.1(74 reviews)
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Atria Riverdale

3718-3726 Henry Hudson Parkway, Riverdale, NY 10463

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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

3.8(71 reviews)

We are having a problem with the billing. We were told that as long as we signed by Sep 30th that we would get a promoti...

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The Waterford on the Bay

2900 Bragg Street, Brooklyn, NY 11235

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$X,XXX+ monthly
13

Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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

4.1(64 reviews)
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Atria South Setauket

4089 Nesconset Highway, South Setauket, NY 11720

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$X,XXX+ monthly
8
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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

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...

4.1(65 reviews)
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Atria Kew Gardens

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

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14
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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

4.2(60 reviews)

My father has been living at Atria Kew Gardens in the memory care area. The staff are so loving and care for my father ...

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Spring Village at Danbury

8 Glen Hill Road, Danbury, CT 06811

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$X,XXX+ monthly
16
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

Spring Village at Danbury is a senior living community that strives to enhance the quality of life for all seniors. We are an affordable, safe option dedicated to enriching the mind, body and spirit of people who wish to live independently, with minimal assistance and for those who need high...

4.5(53 reviews)

Excellent staff, easy to work with. Real team players-I'm a visiting nurse and go to many buildings-at Spring Village. ...

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The Arbors at Westbury

45 Jericho Turnpike, Jericho, NY 11753

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$X,XXX+ monthly
10
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Provides: Assisted Living

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

3.9(61 reviews)

I thought The Arbors was a very nice place. They just didn’t have anything larger than a studio. If they had more opti...

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Maplewood at Newtown

166 Mt Pleasant Road, Newtown, CT 06470

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11
3

Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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...

4.4(53 reviews)

Am writing this on behalf of our resident {name removed} because her hands troubled. '' I love living her! I am very hap...

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Spring Village at Stratford

6911 Main Street, Stratford, CT 06614

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$X,XXX+ monthly
18
4

Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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...

4.4(51 reviews)

Everything is great. [Name removed] the concierge is fabulous and makes this place hum. I like to have the cookies the...

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Somerset Gardens

150 Sunnyside Boulevard, Plainview, NY 11803

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$X,XXX+ monthly
11

Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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

4.2(55 reviews)

Somerset Gardens has been a very caring assisted living community for my mother. From the moment we selected this commun...

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Atria Briarcliff Manor

1025 Pleasantville Road, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510

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$X,XXX+ monthly
10
7
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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...

4.4(52 reviews)

My mother transferred to this Atria from another Atria to be closer to me and my family before the pandemic. After livi...

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Maplewood at Danbury

22 Hospital Avenue, Danbury, CT 06810

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$X,XXX+ monthly
12
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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. ...

4.3(52 reviews)

Everyone here is very welcoming and kind. The food here is great! The best part of my day is when the staff comes in my ...

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Benchmark Senior Living at Ridgefield Crossings

640 Danbury Road, Ridgefield, CT 06877

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$X,XXX+ monthly
16
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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...

4.4(49 reviews)

Our family had an in person tour and it was a very good experience, it was right in line with other communities we check...

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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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Ronkonkoma, New York

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is a facility that provides residence to two or more individuals who have no personal ties to the administrator. A nursing home facility offers its occupants 24-hour care administered by registered nurses. These caregivers offer specialized care for people who cannot take care of themselves due to the effects of aging.

This type of facility is a helpful and comfy care alternative for persons 65 years and above, however nursing homes will routinely persons 55 and above seldomheard of in senior care regarding care types.Examples of care services and amenitiesprovided at nursing homes can include wound care for pressure sores or a surgical wound, skilled nursing or medical care, intravenous or nutrition therapy, and patient and caregiver education. Some services come at an extra cost which can include personal reading materials, personal comfort items, and personal clothing. The most frequent mental condition effecting residents of nursing homes is dementia, which can hinder their memory function, decision making capabilities, and and familiarity with their surroundings. A large number of residents tend to be single women with circles of support, and almost fifty percent of nursing home residents are over the age of 85. Nursing homes are required to provide routine personal hygiene items, emergency dental services, nursing and related services, and a professionallly directed program of activities to residents.

Cost of Living

The total cost of care for a community is influenced by the destination in which it is located. The rent burden for Ronkonkoma is about 24.9% of the average monthly income. The median monthly rent in Ronkonkoma is around $2,213 and the median home value for Ronkonkoma is around $338,142.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Ronkonkoma, 4.9% consider themselves widows, 5.2% live in poverty, 10.6% have some form of disability, and 68.2% participate in the labor force. Demographically, Ronkonkoma is 1.4% other or not specified, 0.5% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 87.6% white, 2.1% mixed race, 9.6% Hispanic, 0.3% Native American, 5.4% Asian, and 2.7% black. Ronkonkoma has a population density of 919 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Ronkonkoma consists of 18,628 people. In Ronkonkoma, 5.8% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Out of the total city population, 50.9% are female and 49.1% are male. The median age of Ronkonkoma is 40 years old. Of the population of Ronkonkoma 12.9% have a graduate degree, 31.5% have a college degree, and 32.1% have a high-school diploma.

State Information

An overview of New York

Residents of New York enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 24th in the United States. In terms of resources, New York has a cost of living index of 135.7, a grocery index rating of 114.8, and a housing index rating of 204.4. 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. The quality of life enjoyed by the average New York citizen is ranked 25th nation-wide. Additionally, New York is ranked 13th by standards of healthcare. There are 205 hospitals and 496 health centers that service a population of 19,493,819. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Hospital For Special Surgery, Albany Memorial Hospital, and And Northern Duchess Hospital.

Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 39, and 30% of the population is over the age of 55. In terms of religion, 29% of New York residents attend religious services among the 14,110 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-7%, Muslim-2%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-10%, Mainline Protestant-11%, and Historically Black Protestant-5%. In New York there are 72 masonic lodges. The state of New York ranks 5th in the country for diversity and the state is considered very LGBTQ friendly. In the most recent presidential election, 37% of New York residents voted Republican and 59% voted Democrat.

State-wide weather information

The most precipitation occurs in October with an average of 6.10 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 3.54 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the humidity rating for New York is around 71%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 77% in the month of December. The average air quality index rating in New York is 34.2 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of May with a rating of around 44.5 AQI. During the winter, the average temperature in New York drops to around 25F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 25F during the month of December. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 2F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in New York is around 68F. The average high summer temperature is around 86F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 48F during the month of June. While residents of New York mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in New York can include floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, and and earthquakes (moderate).

Wildlife to be found in New York

The state of New York has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of smooth white beardtongue, canada anemone, northern blueflag, and swamp milkweed. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Eurasian boar, the gray fox, the American marten, or the red fox. The state animal of New York is the beaver.

Disclosure: A Place for Mom refers to "nursing home" here generally as an umbrella term to include assisted living facilities. It is not used to indicate that the facility meets official state requirements for level of care of a skilled nursing facility, as defined in that particular jurisdiction.

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The Chelsea at Brookhaven , Sunrise of Huntington and Orchard Estate of Woodbury are the top rated nursing homes near Ronkonkoma, New York. See full list of communities.

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