11 Assisted Living Facilities near Freehold, NJ

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Freehold, NJ

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Mattison Crossing at Manalapan Avenue

Provides: Assisted Living
93 Manalapan Avenue, Freehold, NJ 07728
"This is a good place for dad. They are very helpful and provide good communication to all the children. After one year dad is quite happy here and I appreciate the level of care as I live out..." More

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Monmouth Crossing Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
560 Iron Bridge Rd., 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

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Bella Terra by Monarch

Provides: Assisted Living
2 Kathleen Drive, Jackson, NJ 08527
"Bella Terra was a very nice place. It was clean and there were activities. The staff who showed me around was excellent. There was a swimming pool and a community room for families. There were..." More

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Sunrise of Jackson

Provides: Assisted Living
390 North County Line Road, Jackson, NJ 08527
"The person who gave me the tour was very knowledgeable and provided me with answers to all my questions. The residents I saw all seemed glad to be there. The grounds are quiet and all rooms I saw..." More
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Sunrise of Marlboro

Provides: Assisted Living
3A South Main Street, Marlboro, NJ 07746
"Sunrise of Marlboro was a wonderful place for our mother. Sunrise helped us with every aspect and stage of our mother’s care. What first appealed to us on our initial visit was the quality of the..." More
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The Villas

Provides: Assisted Living
289 Gordons Corner Road, Manalapan, NJ 07726
"We toured The Villas and the place was gorgeous, it's beautiful. They only had one available apartment and it was very tiny, that's the reason we didn't go with them. The staff who gave the tour..." More

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Brandywine Living At Howell

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Meridian Place, Howell, NJ 07731
"The management team is helpful and informative. My mother has lived there for 3 years and the staff is caring and enthusiastic . I’m informed of her health issues and I know she is being well cared..." More

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Brandywine Living at Governor's Crossing

Provides: Assisted Living
49 Lasatta Avenue, Englishtown, NJ 07726
"Facility is Clean! Food is ok Activities on point family visits mean a lot Staff always keeps us updated ! Some staff go above and beyond like Kyra , Carol , Jean, Brittany , Melissa and Amy ..." More

The Orchards at Bartley Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
100 North County Line Road, Jackson, NJ 08527
"My sister spent almost 2 years before her passing here at the orchards. The staff was very friendly and accommodating, especially in times of need. I wanted to thank the staff for their compassion..." 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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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

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Freehold

    Freehold, New Jersey, is located in Monmouth County, which has a rich history including Revolutionary War battles. The town has a population of 35,000, 15% of whom are seniors aged 65 and older. Some seniors in this population may need accommodations in an assisted living facility as they age. Freehold has two assisted living communities, with nine more close by to accommodate them.

    These facilities are licensed and regulated by the New Jersey Department of Health. This governing body requires that certified staff be on hand 24 hours a day and that these facilities be designed to allow aging in place. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Freehold

    • Residents of Freehold enjoy all four seasons, with warmer summers with temperatures averaging in the mid-80s. Winters have heavy snows, with low temperatures dipping into the 20s and teens. Seniors in assisted living who have health conditions aggravated by cold weather may be uncomfortable here, although those who have a sensitivity to high heat may find relief. 
    • Seniors who enjoy the outdoors may enjoy exploring one of the 30 parks in Monmouth County, with walking trails, wildlife, and river views. Those that enjoy history might have fun visiting the Historic Village at Allaire
    • The cost of living in the U.S. is measured using a baseline of 100. In Freehold, the overall cost of living is 134. Healthcare and grocery costs are within a few points of the national average. Housing costs, however, are 190, which may increase assisted living fees, as the facilities may have higher operating costs. 
    • Freehold has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Freehold Senior Center, an organization that is active, with programs that include fitness classes, creative outlets such as painting and scrapbooking, and group outings. 
    • The Freehold area is home to world-class medical facilities, including CentraState Healthcare System in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Freehold seniors, as in all of New Jersey, may be eligible for a property tax freeze, locking in their taxes at a certain point. As seniors transition into assisted living, this may be beneficial to them. 

    Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Freehold

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New Jersey

    $5,800.00 Manalapan
    $5,010.00 Marlboro
    $4,900.00 Monroe Township
    $4,555.00 Jackson
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,800.00 Freehold

    Assisted Living costs in Freehold start around $3,800 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 Freehold 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 Freehold

    Freehold seniors may be eligible to receive Medicaid waivers under the federal government's Comprehensive Medicaid Waiver program. New Jersey's act was passed in 2017 and was designed to offset the costs of assisted living. This is called the Medicaid Managed Long-Term Services and Supports (MLTSS) and has no enrollment caps, meaning that all those who are eligible to receive services will receive 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 Freehold

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Freehold

    Freehold-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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    Assisted Living near Freehold, NJ

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Freehold

    • Review of Mattison Crossing at Manalapan Avenue

      This is a good place for dad. They are very helpful and provide good communication to all the children. After one year dad is quite happy here and I appreciate the level of care as I live out ... Read more

      gbahue
    • Review of Mattison Crossing at Manalapan Avenue

      I liked the fact that Mattison Crossing at Manalapan Avenue was very bright and the double bedrooms had separate bathrooms. It seemed that people were warm and friendly. The dining area was spaciou... Read more

      Diditi
    • Review of Mattison Crossing at Manalapan Avenue

      My husband is at Mattison Crossing at Manalapan Avenue. It's a very clean place. The nurses there are there all night long. They have a very big dining room, and they have two servings for every me... Read more

      Shari
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