21 Assisted Living Facilities near New Providence, NJ

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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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Caring Star 2016

Atria Cranford

Provides: Assisted Living
10 Jackson Drive, Cranford, NJ 07016
"We really like Atria Cranford and the whole setup and staff. Everybody there seems happy. They had a lot of activities to keep people busy, and they take them out on trips. All of the clients were..." More
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Caring Star 2018

Juniper Village at Chatham

Provides: Assisted Living
500 Southern Boulevard, Chatham, NJ 07928
"Juniper Village at Chatham is great. We just moved our parents in, but it seems very good. It's very family friendly and very homey. The staff is extremely friendly, very helpful, and very..." More

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Caring Star 2018

Sunrise of Basking Ridge

Provides: Assisted Living
404 King George Road, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920
"The tour at Sunrise of Basking Ridge was excellent. It was lovely, it's a welcoming environment, and it's quaint. There were a variety of rooms and I liked them better than the rooms at the other..." More

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Brighton Gardens of Mountainside

Provides: Assisted Living
1350 Route 22, West, Mountainside, NJ 07092
"My visit at Brighton Gardens of Mountainside was good. It was very nice and the place also smelled nice. It was bright, and there's music playing and it has a cheerful atmosphere. The staff who..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Brighton Gardens of Florham Park

Provides: Assisted Living
21 Ridgedale Avenue, Florham Park, NJ 07932
"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..." More

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Caring Star 2012

Sunrise of Westfield

Provides: Assisted Living
240 Springfield Avenue, Westfield, NJ 07090
"Sunrise of Westfield was fantastic. It was very nice, well run, and very clean. The staff was very nice. I saw the kitchens, the meeting rooms, the conference rooms, the restaurant where you sit..." More

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Caring Star 2015

The Chelsea at Warren

Provides: Assisted Living
274 King George Road, Warren, NJ 07059
"The facility is very nice and the staff is friendly and professional. My friend Al lived here for a while and he really liked it. When I visited him the staff remembered me and made everyone feel..." 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 2014

The Chelsea at Fanwood

Provides: Assisted Living
295 South Avenue, Fanwood, NJ 07023
"The Chelsea at Fanwood was excellent and the most affordable one. I had excellent conditions, care, and facilities. Outstanding! They had a reading room and a game room where they played cards or..." More

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Spring Meadows Summit

Provides: Assisted Living
41 Springfield Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901
"The staff was very responsive to the needs of my father and his family. He loved the food very much and looked forward to the meals. The facility was easy to access from major highways. If..." More

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Sunrise of Madison

Provides: Assisted Living
215 Madison Avenue, Madison, NJ 07940
"The staff at Sunrise of Madison was very welcoming and professional, but my father wasn't impressed because he thought that the rooms there were very small. They had a lot of activities and..." More

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Sunrise of Summit, NJ

Provides: Assisted Living
26 River Road, Summit, NJ 07901
"Discover Sunrise of Summit personalized approach to assisted living and memory car. We will have a highly trained, compassionate team of caregivers, nurses, and coverage by doctors from Overlook..." More

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Sycamore Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1 S Ridgedale Avenue, East Hanover, NJ 07936
"Our personal staff is dedicated to create an atmosphere that keeps residents actively engaged through social events and specialized programs. Sycamore has invested in their communities so residents..." More

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Arbor Terrace Mountainside

Provides: Assisted Living
1050 Springfield Ave, Mountainside, NJ 07092
"Arbor Terrace Mountainside in New Jersey is just minutes from US-22, which provides easy access to quality medical facilities, including Summit Urgent Care and the Summit Medical Group. There are..." More

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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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Brightview Warren

Provides: Assisted Living
57 Mt. Bethel Road, Warren, NJ 07059
"My mother had a wonderful experience here. The staff is warm and caring. They work hard to make people comfortable.The facility is first rate. There are many activities and even the food is good...." More

Caring Star 2015

Brandywine Living at Mountain Ridge

Provides: Assisted Living
680 Mountain Boulevard, Watchung, NJ 07069
"I love the staff at Brandywine. They are so beautiful and considerate. Everyone seems so happy to be here. There are plenty of activities and the food is good. There’s nothing to complain about. I..." 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

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

Westfield Center

Provides: Assisted Living
1515 Lamberts Mill Rd, Westfield, NJ 07090
"The facility was very nice. The staff was very kind and caring, and were constantly making sure that everyone's needs were taken care of. Any issue with residents was solved in a timely manner to..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in New Providence

    New Providence is a residential area and business district situated within the Watchung Mountains in New Jersey. The town is close to Interstate 78 and about 25 minutes from Newark, making it a convenient location for residents who like to venture into that city. 

    About 13,000 people live in New Providence. Senior citizens comprise 14 percent of the residents. The town has one assisted living facility, and the larger vicinity of Union County offers another nine facilities. In New Jersey, facilities where four or more people reside in apartment units with private rooms and shared spaces are called assisted living residences

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in New Providence

    • The climate in New Providence scores 13 points lower than the U.S. average on Sperling's Comfort Index, which may not be ideal for seniors who are active outdoors. Summer days can be hot and humid, with average highs of 85 degrees Fahrenheit. Winter temperatures drop to an average low of 20 degrees, and the town gets about 24 inches of snow each year.

    • Seniors needn't worry too much about crime in New Providence, as the local crime rate is far below average. New Providence ranks in the safest 9 percent of U.S. cities. The chance of violent crime is 1 in 6,379, compared with the New Jersey average of 1 in 408.

    • New Providence features convenient transportation by bus or rail via NJ Transit. Seniors pay lower fees with a Reduced Fare/ID card

    • The cost of living in New Providence is 78 percent higher than the national average and therefore may be expensive for seniors with a limited income. The cost is 51 percent higher than average for New Jersey. Most living expenses are similar to the state and U.S. averages, but housing prices are much higher. 

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

    • New Providence has an array of community resources for seniors, including the DeCorso Community Center, where seniors 55 and older can participate in a wide variety of free activities and events, as well as the New Providence Senior Citizens Club


    Paying for Assisted Living in New Providence

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New Jersey

    $5,950.00 Avon
    $5,785.00 Summit
    $5,700.00 Warren
    $5,680.00 Livingston
    $5,650.00 Westfield
    $5,085.00 Florham Park
    $4,000.00 US

    Assisted Living costs in New Providence 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 New Providence 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 New Providence

    Financial help for assisted living in New Jersey is available to Medicaid recipients through the Managed Long Term Services and Supports (MLTSS) program. Seniors with Social Security Income can automatically qualify for Medicaid. 

    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 New Providence

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in New Providence

    New Providence-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 New Providence, NJ

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in New Providence

    • Review of Lantern Hill Retirement Community

      Apartments are lovely. Meals are throw backs, heavy with meat & ignorant of plant based foods. They even have veal, long shunned, on menus. Read more

      oy
    • Review of Lantern Hill Retirement Community

      The facility is very nice and the people are pleasant, but they need to staff the memory care area better. On several occasions, memory care patients have tried to enter my friend’s room uninvited... Read more

      kenneth1960
    • Review of Lantern Hill Retirement Community

      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... Read more

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