33 Assisted Living Facilities near Florham Park, NJ
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There are 33 Assisted Living Facilities in the Florham Park area, with 3 in Florham Park and 30 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Florham Park is $4,733 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Avon with an average starting cost of $4,275.
To help you with your search, browse the 302 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Florham Park. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Florham Park 4.1 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Avon with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars.
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Florham Park
Florham Park, New Jersey is known as "A Community of Volunteers." This makes it a great city for seniors who love to get involved in their community, as there are lots of different ways to help out here. From lending a hand at the animal shelter to helping city leaders make decisions about the future of the town, there is something here for everyone.
Seniors looking for an assisted living facility, there are 61 in the Florham Park area, with three in Florham Park and 58 more in neighboring towns. In Florham Park, as the rest of New Jersey, these assisted living facilities are regulated by the New Jersey Department of Health.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Florham Park
- The cost of living in Florham Park is very high; 68 percent higher than the national average, in fact. This may make living in this suburban town much more expensive than living in other areas of New Jersey.
- The crime rate in Florham Park, on the other hand, is more ideal. It is 68 percent lower than the national average, making this a safe town for seniors in the community.
- The Florham Park area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Summit Medical Group MD Anderson Cancer Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The weather in Florham Park is a bit of a mixed bag. The cooler months have highs in the 40s and the summer months have highs near 90 degrees Fahrenheit. Nearly every month sees a significant amount of rainfall, making spending time outdoors a bit difficult at times.
- The air quality in Florham Park, New Jersey is 6 percent worse than the national average, with pollution levels that are 61 percent worse. This could make it difficult for seniors with respiratory problems to live comfortably here.
- For seniors who enjoy socializing or partaking in arts and culture, the Florham Park Senior Center has tons of programs to offer. These programs include classes, computer access, and even transportation options.
Paying for Assisted Living in Florham Park
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Assisted Living costs in Florham Park start around $4,733 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 Florham Park 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 Florham Park
Eligible seniors in New Jersey may apply for financial assistance for assisted living via New Jersey Medicaid Managed Long-Term Services and Supports (MLTSS) waiver. New Jersey also offers a supplemental SSI payment to help cover assisted living costs.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in New Jersey page.
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 Florham Park
Florham Park 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 Florham Park, please visit our Assisted Living in New Jersey page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Florham Park
Florham Park-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 Florham Park
Review of Brighton Gardens of Florham Park
I'm choosing Brighton Gardens of Florham Park because I like the rooms and the people there. They were prepared for me, and she wrote everything down. Financial information was not a question; she ... Read more
Review of Brookdale Florham Park
My uncle and aunt are residents of Brookdale Florham Park. It's a nice facility, they like it a lot, the pricing is not disclosed correctly, but they're getting good care. It's spacious, they have ... Read more
Review of Brighton Gardens of Florham Park
Brighton Gardens of Florham Park was very pretty, very upscale, and very clean, but it was too expensive. My friend's father is there and he loves it. It's a great place. They have a lot of activit... Read more