19 Assisted Living Facilities near Morristown, NJ

2 Assisted Living Facilities in Morristown, NJ

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Spring Hills Morristown

Provides: Assisted Living
17 Spring Place, Morristown, NJ 07960
"Very happy with the compassionate care that Mom receives. The staff is attentive to her needs in a kind yet professional manner. Keep up the great work!" More

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Morris Hills Center

Provides: Assisted Living
77 Madison Ave, Morristown, NJ 07960
"Offering skilled nursing, medical and rehabilitative care for patients and residents. Whether for a short stay or for an extended period, our Clinical Care Teams are focused on implementing..." More

17 Assisted Living Facilities near Morristown, NJ

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Caring Star 2018

Juniper Village at Chatham

Provides: Assisted Living
500 Southern Boulevard, Chatham, NJ 07928
"Everyone at Juniper Village at Chatham was helpful and I saw the entire place. It's very good. I would definitely go there. I know people who have gone there and they're really happy with the food,..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Brighton Gardens of Florham Park

Provides: Assisted Living
21 Ridgedale Avenue, Florham Park, NJ 07932
"Just a warm place!! Staff is amazing!!" More

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Sunrise of Morris Plains

Provides: Assisted Living
209 Littleton Road, Morris Plains, NJ 07950
"I spoke with Kimberly there at Sunrise of Morris Plains and I got an excellent tour. I didn't taste their food, but I spoke to some of the residents and they said that the food is very good...." More

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Brookdale Florham Park

Provides: Assisted Living
8 James Street, Florham Park, NJ 07932
"Brookdale Florham Park was very nice. The person who was showing me around was very nice, knowledgeable, and she tried to be very helpful when we talked about financing. I would have gone to this..." More

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Caring Star 2013

Sunrise of Randolph

Provides: Assisted Living
648 Route 10 West, Randolph, NJ 07869
"Sunrise is absolutely beautiful, they had a lot of amenities, but they really could not meet her needs. It would have been easier for us to get there, and would have chosen it for the location...." More

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CareOne at Morris

Provides: Assisted Living
200 Mazdabrook Rd., Parsippany, NJ 07054
"My mother who is 104 yrs. old has been a permanent resident at CareOne at Morris Assisted Living Facility for over two years. She came in previous years for a few days' respite stays. The..." More

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The Chelsea at Montville

Provides: Assisted Living
165 Changebridge Road, Montville, NJ 07045
"My mother has been a resident of The Chelsea at Montville. In the main entrance, they have a covered area where the residents can sit, or go outside if they have a wheelchair. They have a large..." More

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Sunrise of Madison

Provides: Assisted Living
215 Madison Avenue, Madison, NJ 07940
"Sunrise of Madison was very pleasant, and the residents were highly cognitive. When I walked in, it was pretty nice. The residents were pleasantly having lunch, and it looked like the menu had many..." More

Caring Star 2014

Victoria Mews Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
51 North Main Street, Boonton Township, NJ 07005
"My mom has moved into Victoria Mews. It's wonderful. They have a very caring staff and very uplifting environment. There are nursing services 24 hours. They have great recreations like bingo,..." More

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Arbor Terrace Morris Plains

Provides: Assisted Living
361 Speedwell Ave, Morris Plains, NJ 07950
"Arbor Terrace Morris Plains is an absolutely immaculate, attentive, well-run, brand new facility. I know people that have transferred into the facility because the food is so good. Activities..." More

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Brightview Randolph

Provides: Assisted Living
175 Quaker Church Road, Randolph, NJ 07869
"Brightview was very welcoming. There were a lot of activities going on. The residents were more in keeping with what my parents would gravitate to in a community, and the proximity to Morris Plains..." More

Care One At Livingston

Provides: Assisted Living
76 Passaic Avenue, Livingston, NJ 07039
"Careone is a great Assisted Living community. A family friend has lived in the community for quite a number of years. Careone happened to be the only community that would allow my friends..." More

Holly Manor Center

Provides: Assisted Living
84 Cold Hill Rd, Mendham, NJ 07945
"I came to see The Holly Manor. I think they were more appealing because of the environment and the lighting were a bit darker. " More

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Lantern Hill Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
537 Mountain Avenue, New Providence, NJ 07974
"Lantern Hill was very nice and new. They have trips to different places for the residents, they play bridge and other intellectual things. Most important of all, the food was good. Everything about..." More

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The Villa at Florham Park

Provides: Assisted Living
190 Park Avenue, Florham Park, NJ 07932
"The Villa at Florham Park, a part of Lutheran Social Ministries of NJ, is a preferred residence in Morris County for seniors requiring assistance with activities of daily living or health care. Our..." More

Troy Hills Center

Provides: Assisted Living
200 Reynolds Ave, Parsippany, NJ 07054
"Offering skilled nursing, medical and rehabilitative care for patients and residents. Whether for a short stay or for an extended period, our Clinical Care Teams are focused on implementing..." More

Lester Senior Housing Community

Provides: Assisted Living
903-905 Route 10 East, Whippany, NJ 07981

Assisted Living near Morristown, NJ

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Morristown

  • Review of Spring Hills Morristown

    Very happy with the compassionate care that Mom receives. The staff is attentive to her needs in a kind yet professional manner. Keep up the great work! Read more

    Reviewer#JO1218
  • Review of Spring Hills Morristown

    Excellent, compassionate caregiving is the best way for me to describe the care at Spring Hills. It’s a true community where the full staff, administrators, concierge, nurses, aides, and dining sta... Read more

    Joseph
  • Review of Spring Hills Morristown

    Mom is very happy with the care she receives. Read more

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Morristown

Morristown offers the convenience of a small town, with big-city amenities within reach. The city is just 30 miles west of New York City, enabling seniors to hop on the train or in the car to enjoy world-class entertainment, dining and shopping in the Big Apple. Morristown has two assisted living facilities and seniors will find another 48 nearby, including some in New York City boroughs. The New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services regulates and licenses all assisted living residences, or ALRs, in the state. 

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Morristown

  • Seniors living in Morristown will experience all four seasons. Average high temperatures plummet to the 30s in the winter, with regular snow. In the summer months, average high temperatures reach the mid-80s. 

  • Cost of living is high in Morristown, about 46 percent higher than the national average. As a result, seniors can expect to expect assisted living costs to exceed the national median as well.

  • Morristown is safer than about 35 percent of U.S. cities. While its violent crime and property crime rates are slightly higher than other New Jersey cities, these rates are lower than national averages.

  • Morristown has a station for the New Jersey Transit commuter rail, providing seniors with access to a hassle-free drive into New York City. The Morristown station is wheelchair accessible for seniors needing assistance.

  • The Morriston area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Morristown Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

  • Morristown has an array of community resources for seniors, including the the city's Parks and Recreation Department, an organization that offers exercise classes, social activities and special interest club meetings, as well as one senior center.


Paying for Assisted Living in Morristown

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in New Jersey

$6,480.00 Randolph
$5,940.00 Basking Ridge
$5,875.00 Avon
$5,502.00 Parsippany
$5,085.00 Morris Plains
$4,880.00 Florham Park
$4,000.00 US
$3,600.00 Morristown

Assisted Living costs in Morristown start around $3,600 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 Morristown 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 Morristown

Eligible seniors in Morristown can access two state programs that help finance assisted living expenses. The Medicaid Managed Long-Term Services and Support program is available for seniors who meet income, disability or clinical requirements. The state also offers an optional state supplement to Medicaid-eligible seniors receiving supplemental security income. This supplement comes in the form of a capped monthly stipend to put toward assisted living expenses.

Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in New Jersey page. Financial Assistance in New Jersey Financial Assistance in New Jersey

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 Morristown

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


Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Morristown

Morristown-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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