New York, the Empire State, is the 27th largest state in the country, and the third most populated, largely because of New York City–the most populous city in the U.S. Assisted living facilities are numerous to support the growing need for care, and to offer choices for both city dwellers who want to remain in the heart of activity and for those who want to live outside the city–in Western or Upstate New York, enjoying the attractions that abound.
Finding quality assisted living in New York is made easier with this list of facilities that cover the state, from Buffalo to Albany to Long Island. Facilities on this list offer a range of services, from independent living to specialized memory care for residents with Alzheimer’s or other memory impairments. Living quarters range private cottage home and apartments to semi-private rooms. These Top Assisted Living Facilities in New York includes assisted living facilities that offer daily help with tasks of daily living, delicious dining, healthcare and medication management, hospitality, transportation, social activities and more, from affordable to luxury.
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In alphabetical order, here are the Top Assisted Living facilities in New York.
Atria on the Hudson
321 North Highland Avenue
Atria on the Hudson in Ossining, NY, is a 10-acre campus overlooking the Hudson River that is luxurious indoors and beautiful outdoors. Purposeful in its design, Atria on the Hudson strives for sustainable, earning LEED Silver certification (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Development) in design, and offering classes and programs that help residents stay active. Enhanced assisted living licensure allows the facility to extend further care to those with Alzheimer’s and dementia.
345 Northern Boulevard
A combination of a supportive, encouraging staff and the close proximity to recreation and entertainment allow residents at Atria Shaker in Albany to engage with their community and live a vibrant and engaging lifestyle. Their Life Guidance memory care neighborhood offers safety and compassionate care for residents with Alzheimer’s, dementia or other cognitive impairments. The Cafe is a comfortable place to meet friends, clubs offer a variety of ways to connect with other residents and a computer lab offers ways to connect online. With a host of amenities and floor plans, Atria Shaker is Assisted Living at its best.
Brandywine Senior Living at the Savoy
55-15 Little Neck Parkway
Little Neck, NY 11362
Affordable elegance for seniors awaits at Brandywine Senior Living at the Savoy, conveniently located along the Queens/Nassau border, accessible to the Long Island Expressway. The residence offers home-like accommodations and quality services from a caring staff. The Savoy’s mix of supportive services, social activities, signature programs and exceptional environment sets the bar for independent and assisted living.
Five Star Premiere Residences of Yonkers
537 Riverdale Avenue
A beautiful retirement community with views of the Hudson River, Five Star Premiere Residences of Yonkers is located in a charming community, yet close to the energy and culture of Manhattan. Offering independent senior living, assisted living and memory care, Five Star advocates choices for seniors, from floor plans to funding options. No up-front buy-in fees and a clear rent-based pricing structure is simple to understand, and living at Five Star is simply enjoyable.
Home Sweet Home of Athens
71 Second Street
In a cozy, home-like setting, residents of Home Sweet Home of Athens Assisted Living facility enjoy socialization, expert nursing care and personal attention. With both private and semi-private rooms available, the staff–all like family–encourage residents to bring their personalities into their living spaces. From housekeeping services to medication management, dieticians on staff, transportation and social and recreational programs, Home Sweet Home of Athens lives up to its name.
Amber Court of Pelham Gardens
1800 Waring Avenue
Convenience is a major draw to Amber Court of Pelham Gardens, along with the careful medical supervision, friendly ambiance, stimulating recreational programs, care to preserve each residents’ individuality and devoted team of professionals who all care to enhance their residents’ lives. In a suburban neighborhood of the Bronx, Amber Court of Pelham Gardens is near several major highways, shopping and many of New York’s best attractions.
Emeritus at Landing of Brockport
90 West Avenue
A community of 98 senior apartments near Rochester, NY, and nearer to the Village of Brockport, the friendly atmosphere at Emeritus at Landing of Brockport offers comfort, choices and a lovely community feel. Apartments include private baths and kitchenettes along with a variety of floor plans. Social events, trips into Rochester, a library, wellness center, television lounge and much more make Emeritus at Landing of Brockport an inviting place to call home.
Horizons-A DePaul Senior Living Community
3132 State Route 21 South
Horizons-A DePaul Senior Living Community in Canandaigua, NY, is a welcoming home for both the senior residents and their families. A place that encourages extended family to be involved in the life of their loved ones, Horizons provides expert care, comforting amenities, beautifully furnished rooms with private baths, nutritious meals, housekeeping services, transportation, safety and a pet-friendly attitude. Located in the scenic Finger Lakes region, the daily landscape is always peaceful.
Oyster Bay Manor Assisted Living
150 South Street
Oyster Bay, NY11771
Understanding that quality of life is directly linked to a person’s environment, the staff at Oyster Bay Manor Assisted Living commit to personal, compassionate care for each resident. A host of amenities and services from daily housekeeping to recreational activities, to weekly religious services, a beauty parlor/barber shop, transportation, healthy meals, and more make Oyster Bay’s environment, nearby the Gold Coast of Long Island, inviting. Dementia care is also available for residents by specialized staff.
Sunrise of Staten Island
801 Narrows Road North
Staten Island, NY10304
Just a few of the highlights of living at Sunrise of Staten Island assisted living include the community’s location, just along the service road of the Staten Island expressway, near New Jersey and Brooklyn. The facility offers rent-stabilized homes, weekly and monthly wellness visits, a daily conditioning club for strength and mobility and family support groups for residents with memory impairments. Embracing the Sunrise core value of “Joy in Service,” residents are not only taken care of, but truly cared for.
560 Fairmount Avenue WE
The care programs at Tanglewood Manor in Jamestown are extensive, from independent adult living to extended levels of care, assisted living, respite care and adult day services. While the enjoyment of life is the focus with celebrations, regular happy hours, holiday events, even a traveling co-ed choral ensemble, the day-to-day details that become difficult are taken care of by an expert staff. Weekly reviews assess physical, emotional and social well being, and staff is available for rapid response at any time.
Tennyson Court Assisted Living & Memory Care
49 Tennnyson Court
Offering assisted living, memory care and respite care services to seniors in the greater Buffalo, NY, area, Tennyson Court Assisted Living & Memory Care promotes independence and freedom while understanding the needs of older adults. A variety of floor plans and living options provide comfort while on-site medical care and case management services provide safety and wellness to residents. Additionally, wellness in the form of social events, outings and recreation is a staple to residents of Tennyson Court.
The Arbors at Bohemia
1065 Smithtown Avenue
Bohemia, NY 11716
Located a short distance from Long Island’s South Shore beaches, The Arbors at Bohemia is more than a retirement community. Here, active older adults find friendships, support, convenience to cultural events, shopping, banking, restaurants, medical offices and more. Their affordable senior living communities strive to mirror a 5-star hotel, offering amenities and services that make daily life easier and more enjoyable.
The Fountains at RiverVue
One RiverVue Place
Perhaps better known as the “un-retirement,” The Fountains at RiverVue is part of the greater Watermark community of senior living residencies. Outstanding in care and amenities, the Fountains at RiverVue meets the need for nearly every interest, from billiards to the arts to nature walks and a computer lab. A focus on health means preventative screenings and regularly scheduled exercise programs. And its location in the quaint village of Tuckahoe, only 30 minutes from Manhattan, affords the best of both worlds.
The Kensington at White Plains
100 Maple Avenue
White Plains, NY10601
The Kensington assisted living community in White Plains is licensed for “enhanced” assisted living, meaning that their services embrace a full spectrum of clinical support as the needs for each resident change. From help with daily living to full Alzheimer’s and dementia care in a familiar and comfortable setting, the services and amenities at The Kensington offer a continuum of care. The Kensington even employs a full-time activities coordinator for diverse and interesting recreational and social activities that make the facility feel like a community.
The Plains at Parish Homestead
163 Heritage Circle
Living options at The Plains at Parish Homestead in Oneonta range from Independent living apartments to Memory Care apartments. Owned and operated by Living Communities, the 31-acre community offers 39 Patio Homes which residents own and 64 Independent, 28 Assisted Living and 16 Memory Care Apartments for lease. Residents enjoy personal care, housekeeping and linen service, meals, transportation, wellness programs, an emergency response system and more.
The Promenade at Tuxedo Place
40 Hospital Road
The Promenade at Tuxedo Place is an affordable luxury senior residence. Offering gourmet meals, a Lifestyles Program to enrich the mind, body and spirit, and a regular schedule of trips, residents at The Promenade stay active and busy. Located in the quaint and historic Town of Tuxedo, the community offers its residents many amenities including, a cozy parlor with fireplace, library and computer center with internet access, outdoor decks, gardens and natural walkways, a billiards room, TV room, beauty salon, exercise room, and more all in a warm and caring environment.
The Shire at Culverton
2515 Culver Road
The Shire at Culverton in Rochester provides one- or two-bedroom apartments along a quiet, tree-lined property, boasting reasonable prices. Fulfillment and fun is a big focus at The Shire at Culverton because of the myriad of activities and outings, parties and celebrations. Amenities include housekeeping, laundry, transportation and medication administration. Perhaps most appreciated is the calming, beautiful landscape of trees and bushes, well-maintained lawns and flower gardens that entice residents outdoors.
The Terrace at Woodland
8299 Turin Road
Living your life the way you want is the philosophy at The Terrace at Woodland in Rome, NY. Offering choices and independence without the worry of safety, housework, daily living tasks, isolation or loneliness. Skilled care is always a call away, and a specialized Memory Care Neighborhood is available for residents with cognitive decline. Floor plans range from studio to semi-private to deluxe.
Wynwood of Niskayuna
1786 Union Street
Designed and built to provide the comfort and privacy you’d find in your own home, Wynwood of Niskayuna, a Brookdale Senior Living Community, strives to personalize every aspect of life for each resident. Service plans are created that acknowledging the needs, interests and level of care each resident desires. A professional staff offers daily care, develops meaningful programs and outings, delicious meals, medication management, transportation and more at Wynwood of Niskayuna Assisted Living.
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