2 Assisted Living Facilities near Flemington, NJ

1 Assisted Living Facility in Flemington, NJ

Caring Star 2013

Independence Manor At Hunterdon

Provides: Assisted Living
188 State Highway 31, Flemington, NJ 08822
"We are on the waitlist for my mom at Independence Manor At Hunterdon. They are very accommodating. We like them. The facilities seemed nice. The proximity to where I live is much better than a lot..." More

1 Assisted Living Facility near Flemington, NJ

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Caring Star 2016

Brookdale Hillsborough

Provides: Assisted Living
600 Auten Road, Hillsborough, NJ 08844
"Brookdale Hillsborough was very clean, homey, and welcoming. We spoke to some of the residents. They were very nice and they seemed to like staying there. The person who helped me was very nice and..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Flemington

    Flemington, New Jersey is a historic town in Hunterdon County that is centrally located to U.S. 202, which provides easy access to the major cities of New York and Philadelphia. Fourteen percent of Flemington’s population is over the age of 50. For seniors who require assistance with daily tasks, there is one assisted living facility located within the city limits and 11 located close by.

    In Flemington and in the state of New Jersey, there are three types of assisted living facilities. These are assisted living residences (ALRs), comprehensive personal care homes (CPCHs) and assisted living programs (ALPs). All are regulated by the Department of Health and Senior Services.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Flemington

    • Flemington has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Center for Healthy Aging, an organization that works to improve the quality of life for seniors and their caregivers, as well as at least two senior centers.
    • The Flemington area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Hunterdon Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • For transportation to and from medical appointments, senior centers and other shopping trips, the volunteer transportation program LINK provides limited rides at discounted prices. Tolls and parking fees are paid by the senior passenger, and advanced scheduling is required in order to ensure a ride.
    • Compared to the national average of 100, Flemington has a higher cost of living, which may pose a challenge for senior citizens who are on a strict budget. The town has a ranking of 121, which is less than the state’s average of 127.
    • Crime is ranked on a scale from one (low) to 100 (high). Flemington is ranked 14.6 for violent crime, which is less than the nation’s average of 31.1, which makes the town safe for seniors who enjoy going out to explore on their own. For property crime, Flemington ranks 40.1 in comparison to the U.S. average of 38.1.
    • For those who can’t tolerate extreme summer heat, the summer highs in Flemington average around 86 degrees. January lows are around 21. The area does see around 23 inches of snow per year and approximately 49 inches of rain.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Flemington

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New Jersey

    $5,700.00 Warren
    $5,300.00 Somerset
    $5,295.00 Princeton
    $5,055.00 Hillsborough
    $4,671.00 Newtown
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,903.00 Doylestown

    Assisted Living costs in Flemington 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 Flemington 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 Flemington

    Financial assistance for assisted living facilities in Flemington and the rest of New Jersey are available through the state’s Medicaid program. The New Jersey waiver program is called the 1115 Demonstration Waiver program. All assisted living facilities within the state must set aside 10 percent of their beds for Medicaid recipients. Families may supplement the program in order to receive a private room.

    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 Flemington

    Flemington 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 Flemington, please visit our Assisted Living in New Jersey page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Flemington

    Flemington-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 Flemington

    • Review of Independence Manor At Hunterdon

      We are on the waitlist for my mom at Independence Manor At Hunterdon. They are very accommodating. We like them. The facilities seemed nice. The proximity to where I live is much better than a lot ... Read more

      Patricia
    • Review of Independence Manor At Hunterdon

      Independence Manor was not really that big. They had a lot of good activities like crafts, and they have buses to take the residents downtown. The food was also really good. They had an exercise ro... Read more

      Caroline
    • Review of Independence Manor At Hunterdon

      Good recommendation and it was close by was the reason why we chose Independence Manor for my mom. She has been there almost a month now. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The food is okay an... Read more

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