23 Assisted Living Facilities near Jackson, NJ

4 Assisted Living Facilities in Jackson, NJ

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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

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Sunrise of Jackson

Provides: Assisted Living
390 North County Line Road, Jackson, NJ 08527
"My parents moved here in April and couldn’t be happier. From the very first tour I took with the sales staff to right now with the caretakers and the rest of the staff, this place is now home for..." More

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CareOne At Jackson Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
11 History Lane, Jackson, NJ 08527
"Harmony Lodge was quite a pleasant surprise. the apartments, living room and outdoor living space was beautiful. The staff could not have been any more caring and knowledgeable about the care for..." More

The Orchards at Bartley Assisted Living

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

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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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Hearthstone Estates Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
77 Williams Street, Lakewood, NJ 08701
"We have visited several facilities for my aunt and we thought Hearthstone Estates was really excellent. The people were very good and the tour that we had was very, very good. A couple of the..." More

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Leisure Park

Provides: Assisted Living
1400 Route 70, Lakewood, NJ 08701
"My mother is in Leisure Park. I like the price, the staff, everything. It works out pretty good. They have bingo, live entertainment, and a little garden out there. They have trips to Atlantic..." More

Caring Star 2018

Brandywine Living at The Gables

Provides: Assisted Living
515 Jack Martin Blvd, Brick, NJ 08723
"My mother has been here 4 months. She absolutely loves the place. Faith from community relations was very personable, helpful and easy to work with. The nursing staff is very accessible. Ken in..." More

Caring Star 2019

Brandywine Living At Howell

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Meridian Place, Howell, NJ 07731
"The staff and this facility after looking at so many places ..was the BEST place for you or your loved one..We were so fortunate to have the chance to deal with Lisa And Colleen..who run this site..." More

Caring Star 2015

Brandywine Living at Governor's Crossing

Provides: Assisted Living
49 Lasatta Avenue, Englishtown, NJ 07726
"Making the decision to put your parent or loved one in a facility has to be the scariest thing ever I have to say I am so happy we chose brandywine governors crossing Brittany was so kind and..." More

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The Pines at Whiting

Provides: Assisted Living
509 Route 530, Whiting, NJ 08759
"I ate at the Pines, and the food was good. The atmosphere was better compared to the other places I’ve visited. The halls were wider and brighter, and had more lights in there, so it wasn’t as dim...." More

Brandywine Living at Toms River

Provides: Assisted Living
1587 Old Freehold Rd, Toms River, NJ 08755
"I could not be happier with Brandywine at Toms River. My aunt moved there in August 2015 after living in her own home. I was concerned that she would adjust, as she is a "loner" and very..." 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

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

Sunnyside Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
2500 Ridgewood Road, Wall, NJ 07719
"My husband needs nursing care, and he’s in Sunnyside Manor. The staff is all very pleasant and caring, and they seem competent. The rooms are spectacular; they’re kept immaculately clean, and you..." More

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The Chelsea at Brick

Provides: Assisted Living
458 Jack Martin Blvd, Brick, NJ 08724
"I thought the Chelsea was very nice residents looked happy and building is nice..staff friendly and. Activity calendar full of things to do...menu variety good" More

The Chelsea At Toms River

Provides: Assisted Living
1567 Silverton Rd, Toms River, NJ 08755
"I loved The Chelsea At Toms River, but it's too expensive. Everything was good, and the layout was beautiful. The person who toured me around was really good. They had all kinds of activities like..." More

Caring Star 2016

The Haven at Siverwoods

Provides: Assisted Living
1700 Route 37 West, Toms River, NJ 08757
"The Haven at Silverwoods was very nice. The apartments were very nice, and the staff was very friendly. The dining room was excellent, and the chef was wonderful. They have a community center, they..." More

Magnolia Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
1935 Lakewood Road, Toms River, NJ 08755
"My mother lived there four years as both private pay and medicaid resident. She loved the staff, they were very attentive and had many recreational activities. She was very happy there and any..." 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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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

Shorrock Gardens Care Center

Provides: Assisted Living
75 Old Toms River Road , Brick, NJ 08723
"I have experience with Shorrock Gardens with two family members. The facility was decent enough to trust with a second relative's care after the first family member lived there for three years..." 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

Assisted Living near Jackson, NJ

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Jackson

  • Review of Bella Terra

    We're moving into Bella Terra. It looks wonderful. They have cozy small rooms where you can go, sit, and read. They have a very nice library. It is more welcoming and more homey; it is just lovely.... Read more

    Sandra
  • Review of Bella Terra

    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 acti... Read more

    Heather
  • Review of Sunrise of Jackson

    My parents moved here in April and couldn’t be happier. From the very first tour I took with the sales staff to right now with the caretakers and the rest of the staff, this place is now home for ... Read more

    Nan81563
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Jackson

Jackson Township, located along the New Jersey shore, is home to the tallest roller coaster in the world. This tourist town has a recorded history stretching back over 170 years and deep community roots. It's ranked as one of the safest cities in New Jersey, making it an attractive place for seniors to retire into assisted living. There are 13 assisted living facilities in Jackson, giving plenty of options for those who need a little extra help with daily living tasks. Assisted living facilities in Jackson Township are licensed by the New Jersey Department of Health. State regulations specify that staff be on hand 24 hours a day, and the facilities designed to allow aging in place.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Jackson

  • Weather in Jackson Township means warm, humid summers and cold, snowy winters. Residents enjoy all four seasons. Average high temperatures in July are 86 degrees, while January lows average around 23. Seniors sensitive to the cold may be uncomfortable in the winter. 

  • The cost of living in Jackson is 132.6, compared to the U.S. average of 100. Housing is nearly eighty percent higher than the national average, which shouldn't affect seniors in assisted living. Grocery costs and healthcare are both slightly higher. 

  • Both property crime and violent crime rates in Jackson are lower than the national average. Violent crime is about a third lower, while property crimes are about half. 

  • Jackson Township is serviced by the New Jersey Transit Authority, which provides both rail lines and buses. Those 62 and older, or with a qualifying disability, are eligible for reduced fares. Paratransit services are available for those who qualify. Jackson also offers a park and ride service

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

  • Jackson has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Jackson Township Senior Services Department, an organization that provides assistance with utility costs, healthcare screens, and programs for education and enrichment as well as several senior centers in different wards of the city.


Paying for Assisted Living in Jackson

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in New Jersey

$5,561.00 Jackson
$5,550.00 Wall
$5,367.00 Marlboro
$4,000.00 US
$3,800.00 Freehold
$3,549.00 Lakewood

Assisted Living costs in Jackson start around $5,561 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 Jackson 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 Jackson

Jackson residents may receive  Medicaid waivers for the state of New Jersey to offset the costs of an assisted living facility. Qualifications are set through the state's Department of Human Services. The 2017 program is titled Medicaid Managed Long-Term Services and Supports (MLTSS)and is part of the federal government's Comprehensive Medicaid Waiver. New Jersey's system 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.

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 Jackson

Jackson 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.


Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Jackson

Jackson-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.