19 Assisted Living Facilities near Howell, NJ

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Howell, NJ

Caring Star 2019

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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Caring Star 2020

Sunrise of Wall

Provides: Assisted Living
2600 Allaire Road, Wall, NJ 07719
"My mother moved into Sunrise of Wall. The experience has been very good. It's very clean, updated, and the staff is fantastic. She has no complaints about the food. They take them to the boardwalk,..." More

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Sunrise of Jackson

Provides: Assisted Living
390 North County Line Road, Jackson, NJ 08527
"Sunrise of Jackson was a very home-like place. It's only one level and has sort of a rustic or ranch style. They had home baked goods, and they were very friendly people. The guy who took me on..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Atria Tinton Falls

Provides: Assisted Living
44 Pine Street, Tinton Falls, NJ 07753
"I visited the facility over the holiday weekend and found it to be clean - presented very well. I was happy to see that residents were engaged in holiday themed activities and seemed to have a lot..." More

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The Chelsea at Brick

Provides: Assisted Living
458 Jack Martin Blvd, Brick, NJ 08724
"The Chelsea at Brick is fantastic. My mom lives there and we can schedule visits two times a week to see her. It's a really nice cozy place. It is also clean, pleasant, and decorated nicely. The..." More

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Wellington Estates at Spring Lake

Provides: Assisted Living
2018 Highway 35, Spring Lake, NJ 07762
" I highly recommend Wellington Estates on Rt 35 in Spring Lake. They have small studios with their own handicapped bathroom & kitchenette. The whole facility got a renovation recently and it is..." 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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Mattison Crossing at Manalapan Avenue

Provides: Assisted Living
93 Manalapan Avenue, Freehold, NJ 07728
"We visited Mattison Crossing in Freehold via a porch and window Visit in August. They were properly equipped which made us feel safe. We were greeted with such warmth and caring. We will be new to..." More

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Millennium Memory Care - Ocean

Provides: Assisted Living
111 Bowne Road, Ocean, NJ 07712
"My sister, Liz, has dementia and bipolar disorder. She was only accepted in one place -- she is not in good shape -- and that is Millennium Memory Care. Sometimes, we get to the facility and the..." More

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Leisure Park

Provides: Assisted Living
1400 Route 70, Lakewood, NJ 08701
"My father was at Leisure Park. Everything was excellent. There were no complaints. He was very sick and he didn't last long, but they took very good care of him while he was there. The place was..." More

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Caring Star 2013

Seabrook Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
3000 Essex Road, Tinton Falls, NJ 07753
"My mother and Aunt were some of the original residents of Seabrook Village when it opened. They lived together in the independent living section for many years. I have visited many times and stayed..." More

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Bella Terra

Provides: Assisted Living
Two 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

Caring Star 2018

Brandywine Living at The Gables

Provides: Assisted Living
515 Jack Martin Blvd, Brick, NJ 08723
"I just had to write to say thank you and “god bless” to Brandywine Living at the Gables! My mother is now a lucky resident at Brandywine Senior Living at the Gables. The facility - main areas,..." More

Caring Star 2019

Brandywine Living at Wall

Provides: Assisted Living
2021 Highway 35, Wall, NJ 07719
" Our parents had homes in Avon and Florida for many years. When the pandemic hit, my sister and I felt they would be safer in Florida. But sadly both contracted Covid eight months later. ..." More

Sunnyside Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
2500 Ridgewood Road, Wall, NJ 07719
"My family member is on recollections. I absolutely love the coordinator. She is motivated, friendly, polite and caring. Nice staff. Clean environment " More

The Lakewood Courtyard

Provides: Assisted Living
52 Madison Avenue, Lakewood, NJ 08701
"My father is in The Lakewood Courtyard. Everything there is fine, and everybody is friendly. It is affordable, and it is the right place for his needs. The rooms are fine and spacious. They have a..." More

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Spring Oak At Tom River

Provides: Assisted Living
2145 Whitesville Rd., Toms River, NJ 08755
"Spring Oak At Tom River was a pretty nice facility. Angela, the person who toured me around, was nice and good. The food looked good and the dining area was nice. They have things for the veterans..." More

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FountainView Care Center

Provides: Assisted Living
527 River Avenue, Lakewood, NJ 08701
"My husband spent last summer at Fountainview Care Center after a hospital stay from a respiratory infection. The staff here made us welcome and provided vip service and tender loving care to my..." More

The Orchards at Bartley Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
100 North County Line Road, Jackson, NJ 08527

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Howell

    Howell Township is a growing community located just inland from the Atlantic coast of New Jersey. The town, part of the Monmouth County region, is rich in history, with Colonial settlement stretching back to the 1760s.  Out of the population of 51,000, 16.4 percent are seniors over 60. There are 153 assisted living facilities in greater Monmouth County, giving seniors looking for assisted living many options. These assisted living facilities are licensed by the New Jersey Department of Health, with regulations stipulating that staff be on hand 24 hours a day and the facility be designed for aging in place.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Howell

    • Residents of Howell enjoy all four seasons, characterized by warm, humid summers and cold, snowy winters.  Average high temperatures in July are 85 degrees, while January lows average around 23. Seniors sensitive to the cold may be uncomfortable in the winter. The proximity to the Atlantic Coast also means that there is a chance of hurricanes in the late summer and fall. 

    • The cost of living in Howell is 131.4, compared to the U.S. average of 100. Housing is nearly double the national average, at 181 compared to the base of 100. This may affect overall costs for those in assisted living facilities. Grocery costs and health care are both closer to the U.S. average, at 104.4 and 97, respectively. 

    • On a scale of 1 to 100, with 1 being the safest, violent crime in Howell is 24.9 compared to the U.S. average of 31.1.  Property crime is also lower, with a rate of 21.7 compared to 38.1. Seniors can enjoy living in a safe town, although they are still urged to use common sense and take precautions when traveling to nearby larger cities. 

    • Howell residents have access to the New Jersey Transit Authority, which provides both rail lines and buses. Paratransit service and reduced rates for seniors over 62 and those with a qualifying disability are available. Howell Township offers free transportation to all members of the senior center to and from the center itself and for group outings. 

    • The Howell area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Lakewood Hospital and Meridian Health Primary Care - Howell, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • Howell has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Howell Senior Center, an organization that encourages seniors to be active and stay fit with group exercise classes and to socialize with friends through group activities and games. The Center offers resources for housing, tax information and other legal needs. 

    Paying for Assisted Living in Howell

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New Jersey

    $5,843.00 Wall
    $5,455.00 Freehold
    $4,796.00 Jackson
    $4,680.00 Brick
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,600.00 Lakewood
    $2,900.00 Ocean Grove

    Assisted Living costs in Howell 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 Howell 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 Howell

    Seniors in Howell, New Jersey, may receive Medicaid waivers as part of the federal government's Comprehensive Medicaid Waiver. There are stipulations to qualify for 2017 Medicaid Managed Long-Term Services and Supports program, which is meant to offset costs of assisted living. There are no enrollment caps in New Jersey, meaning that all who are eligible will receive services.

    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 Howell

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Howell

    Howell-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 Howell

    • Review of Brandywine Living At Howell

      The staff is awesome. They go out of their way to know each resident and what their preferences are. My mom loves them. The facility is beautiful and well maintained. I am most impressed by Amy, th... Read more

    • Review of Brandywine Living At Howell

      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... Read more

      Liz Brady
    • Review of Brandywine Living At Howell

      My mother has been a resident of Brandywine at Howell for three years. It has been a positively wonderful experience. The care and love she receives from the staff is truly outstanding. The activit... Read more

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