14 Assisted Living Facilities near Englishtown, NJ

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Englishtown, NJ

Caring Star 2015

Brandywine Living at Governor's Crossing

Provides: Assisted Living
49 Lasatta Avenue, Englishtown, NJ 07726
"The food is very good. There are plenty of activities. The service is excellent. The staff is caring and attentive with special mention of Brittany, Carmen, Heather, Al the chef, Jeanne,..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Brookdale Monroe

Provides: Assisted Living
380 Forsgate Drive, Monroe Township, NJ 08831
"My mother moved into Brookdale Monroe. It's a beautiful community. One of the many things that I like about it is that it's very nice-looking and welcoming. The staff is very hard working, and I'm..." More

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Caring Star 2013

The Chelsea at East Brunswick

Provides: Assisted Living
606 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick, NJ 08816
"The Chelsea seemed to be a superior establishment. The place itself was superior. The rooms for the residents were very superior, too. Food seemed to be good enough. However, they were expensive...." More

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Caring Star 2014

Sunrise of East Brunswick

Provides: Assisted Living
190 Summerhill Road, East Brunswick, NJ 08816
"This is just what I wanted for mom, I can finally sleep at night . Sunrise of East Brunswick offers her the love and concern that due to work and logistics I cannot provide daily. Mom has thrived..." More

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The Villas

Provides: Assisted Living
289 Gordons Corner Road, Manalapan, NJ 07726
"My mother is a resident of The Villas and I have only good things to say about it. Every time I see my mother see complains to me that the food is so good, I'm getting fat and need to go on a diet,..." More

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The Chelsea at Forsgate

Provides: Assisted Living
319 Forsgate Dr, Monroe Township, NJ 08831
"My mother is living at The Chelsea and we love it. The staff is fantastic and responsive. My mother is adjusting and it makes life better for all of us. You have to remember that it takes time for..." More

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Sunrise of Marlboro

Provides: Assisted Living
3A South Main Street, Marlboro, NJ 07746
"I toured Sunrise of Marlboro for my mom. The place was very nice, clean, inviting, and warm. The staff was friendly. They were invited my mom to spend a day there and do some activities. I saw they..." More

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The Chelsea at the Solana Marlboro

Provides: Assisted Living
52 County Road 520, Marlboro, NJ 07751
"The Solana (The Solana Marlboro) is a smaller community. It only houses 20 people. They have a beautiful courtyard. Residents can go out to it without being able to get out to the exterior, so it..." More

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Millennium Memory Care - Monroe

Provides: Assisted Living
310 Buckelew Avenue, Monroe, NJ 08831
"My relative just moved in recently and I must say we are happy thus far... The place is immaculate. the community is very clean and the staff is on top of things. Every resident has their own rooms..." More

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The Chelsea at Manalapan

Provides: Assisted Living
445 Route 9 South, Manalapan, NJ 07726
"My experience at The Chelsea at Manalapan was very nice. The rooms were also very nice. They seemed very upscale to me. They have short trips with the bus to take them to see different things that..." More

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Mattison Crossing at Manalapan Avenue

Provides: Assisted Living
93 Manalapan Avenue, Freehold, NJ 07728
"Everything was beautiful at Brookdside, but it actually catered to Jewish people more, so I think my mother-in-law would be uncomfortable there. The rooms were a nice size. Their dayroom and dining..." More

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Reformed Church Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1990 Route 18 North, Old Bridge, NJ 08857
"Reformed Church Home is all good. My first impression when I visited was that it's a bright, clean, and welcoming place. The staff member who accommodated me was friendly and informative. I saw..." More

Monmouth Crossing Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
560 Iron Bridge Road, Freehold, NJ 07728
"We liked Monmouth Crossing Assisted Living and the size of it. The woman we spoke with gave us every bit of information and was not pushy. The place was nice, clean, and smelled good. They had..." More

Cranbury Center

Provides: Assisted Living
292 Applegarth Rd, Monroe Township, NJ 08831
"The Cranbury Center employs many wonderful nurses and doctors. Most of the aids are very caring and attentive. The center was clean and the dining room tables always have tablecloths on them for..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Englishtown

    During the Battle of Monmouth on June 28, 1778, Englishtown served as the headquarters for the American Army. The Village Inn, built in 1726, was the headquarters for General Charles Lee who presided over an army of nearly 5,000 men. Today, there are 1,847 people living in Englishtown and 14.9 percent of them are 65 and over. Seniors can enjoy lunch at the historic Village Inn, and if they are seeking an assisted living facility in the area, they can choose from one in town and 26 more in Monmouth County. Assisted living facilities in Englishtown are licensed by the New Jersey Department of Health. State regulations specify that staff must be available 24 hours a day and that the facilities are designed to allow aging in place.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Englishtown

    • Weather in Englishtown varies greatly, with mild summers and nippy winters. There are about 211 sunny days per year here, compared to the U.S. average of 205 sunny days. Summer highs in July reach 86 degrees, while the January lows are about 23 degrees.

    • Englishtown air quality is 65, while the national average is 58, so seniors may breathe slightly more easily than in some other U.S. cities. This is based on the EPA's National Air Toxics Assessment, which measures of hazardous air pollutants.

    • The cost of living at 121 is on par with the state index of 127, but much higher than the national average of 100. Utilities and housing account for most of the additional cost to live here.

    • New Jersey doesn't tax Social Security and has low income taxes for retirees with income from retirement accounts and pensions under $65,000. Property taxes are the highest in the country, but sales taxes are moderate at less than 7 percent.

    • In Englishtown, violent crime is 17 percent lower than the national average and property crime is 18 percent lower, making this a safe place for seniors to conduct errands and visit friends.

    • Englishtown has no facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Freehold with CentraState Healthcare in Freehold. 


    Paying for Assisted Living in Englishtown

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New Jersey

    $5,840.00 Matawan
    $5,577.00 East Brunswick
    $5,425.00 Manalapan
    $4,965.00 Marlboro
    $4,950.00 Monroe Township
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,800.00 Freehold

    Assisted Living costs in Englishtown start around $0 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.

    It’s important to note that assisted living rates in Englishtown and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.

    Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Englishtown

    In Englishtown, seniors may obtain  Medicaid waivers from the state to offset the costs of an assisted living facility. Waivers are granted via New Jersey's Department of Human Services. The program is titled Medicaid Managed Long-Term Services and Supports (MLTSS) and is part of the federal Comprehensive Medicaid Waiver. New Jersey's has no enrollment caps, so all those eligible to receive services can get them.

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in New Jersey page.

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    More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living

    While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:

    • Veterans Benefits
    • Life Insurance Policy
    • Long-Term Care Insurance
    • Reverse Mortgage

    For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in New Jersey page.


    Free Assisted Living Resources in Englishtown

    Englishtown and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.

    To see a list of free assisted living resources in Englishtown, please visit our Assisted Living in New Jersey page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Englishtown

    Englishtown-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in New Jersey are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in New Jersey page for more information about these laws.

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Englishtown

    • Review of Brandywine Living at Governor's Crossing

      The food is very good. There are plenty of activities. The service is excellent. The staff is caring and attentive with special mention of Brittany, Carmen, Heather, Al the chef, Jeanne, Rosemar... Read more

      kevin m.
    • Review of Brandywine Living at Governor's Crossing

      We looked at over 15 places this was the best extremely clean sense of family from moment we toured Brittany is helpful caring and patient Care staff extremely attentive he waits less than 5 minut... Read more

      Best Choice 2019
    • Review of Brandywine Living at Governor's Crossing

      My father moved into Brandywine 3 months ago after moving up from Florida. We had looked at many area assisted living facilities and he decided that Brandywine was the place he felt most comfortab... Read more

      Jo Ann H
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