10 Assisted Living Facilities near Brookhaven, NY

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Brookhaven, NY

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New Brookhaven Town House

Provides: Assisted Living
111 Beaverdam Road, Brookhaven, NY 11719
"would be great if they allowed pets!!! " More

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Sunrise of Holbrook

Provides: Assisted Living
320 Patchogue Holbrook Road, Holbrook, NY 11741
"Sunrise of Holbrook has been great. They're very polite and helpful. I have nothing bad to say; so far, so good. My husband has been staying there for about a month, and he likes it and is getting..." More

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Village Walk at Patchogue

Provides: Assisted Living
131 East Main Street, Patchogue, NY 11772
"Village Walk at Patchogue was a nice place. It was clean, and the people seemed very nice. It's in the town, and they could get places. They were very good and very cooperative. They gave us the..." More

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The Chelsea at Brookhaven

Provides: Assisted Living
1 Meadows Lane, Yaphank, NY 11980
"Located in Yaphank, Long Island, New York, The Chelsea At Brookhaven offers personalized Assisted Living in a studio, and one-bedroom apartments. Our Country Cottage provides a safe, pleasant, and..." More

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All American Assisted Living at Coram

Provides: Assisted Living
463 Middle Country Road, Coram, NY 11727
"Welcome to a New Concept in Assisted Living All American at Coram is a vibrant community for seniors seeking a community rich with social interaction, personal care services, and a variety of..." More
$500 Amex Gift Cards to first 20 families that move-in Ends in 89 days

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The Bristal at Holtsville

Provides: Assisted Living
5535 Expressway Drive North, Holtsville, NY 11742
"THANKYOU to all the staff for making this transition for my mom so seemless. Her room is big and sunny and clean. Everything/everywhere is sooo clean. The staff is extremely attentive, friendly..." More

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McPeak's Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
286 North Ocean Avenue, Patchogue, NY 11772
"My Mom is at McPeaks. It is a very well kept home. Admin is on-site 7 days a week. If anything happens, such as a fall, I am contacted immediately and assistance is given immediately as well,..." More

Medford Hamlet

Provides: Assisted Living
1529 N Ocean Ave, Medford, NY 11763
"Medford Hamlet was beautiful but didn’t have a locked unit, which is important to me. However, I would like to go there. It was spotless, beautiful, and nice. The restaurant was beautiful. It all..." More

Gables Home for Adults

Provides: Assisted Living
127 Rider Avenue, Patchogue, NY 11772

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South Bay Adult Home

Provides: Assisted Living
33 Cottontail Run, Center Moriches, NY 11934

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Brookhaven

    Seniors who enjoy history may like strolling along the streets of Brookhaven, NY. The town has 15 historic districts with dozens of New York State Register and National Register historical locations. There are only two assisted living facilities within the city limits but 49 in nearby Patchogue, Medford and Holtsville. All communities in New York are regulated by the New York State Department of Health. The state licenses three types of Adult Care Facilities (ACFs) including Adult Homes, Enriched Housing Programs and Residences for Adults.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Brookhaven

    • Brookhaven violent crime is a little higher than national average at 36.2 (U.S. average is 31) while property crime is slightly lower at 34 (U.S. average is 38). 

    • Since Brookhaven is located in the northeast, the town does experience all four seasons complete with heat and snow. Summer highs are an average of 82 degrees while winter lows average 23 degrees. Extreme temperatures can affect seniors with health problems.

    • The cost of living in Brookhaven is a bit higher than national average. The greatest cost is housing. Brookhaven housing is about 85 percent higher than the national average. Even though they aren't buying, this can affect seniors living in assisted living facilities because the high housing price can affect facility fees.

    • According to the National Air Toxics Assessment, Brookhaven has an air quality rating of 73. Since 100 is the best, this means Brookhaven has relatively good air quality. Good air benefits seniors with respiratory illnesses.

    • Brookhaven Division of Senior Citizen’s Services offers many programs for seniors living in the town. This includes the Rose Caracappa Senior Center, over 27 senior clubs, yearly senior picnic, technology classes and The Lending Closet that loans medical equipment.

    • Brookhaven has no facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness. The nearest hospital is the Long Island Community Hospital in Patchogue, which is a mere 10 miles from Brookhaven city center.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Brookhaven

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New York

    $4,360.00 Patchogue
    $4,000.00 US
    $2,500.00 Nesconset
    $1,995.00 South Setauket
    $1,260.00 Brookhaven

    Assisted Living costs in Brookhaven start around $1,260 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 Brookhaven 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 Brookhaven

    New York State residents that are eligible for the Assisted Living Program can use it to help pay for facility costs. This program is available for both Medicaid recipients or private payers.

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

    Free Assisted Living Resources in Brookhaven

    Brookhaven 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 Brookhaven, please visit our Assisted Living in New York page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Brookhaven

    Brookhaven-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in New York are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in New York page for more information about these laws.

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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Brookhaven

    • Review of New Brookhaven Town House

      I was in Brookhaven Town House. The food was awful, there were a lot of bugs. The first two years I was there, it was all right, and then we had the storm, there was a damage to the building, and t... Read more

    • Review of New Brookhaven Town House

      This place is filthy. The food they feed the residents is not nutritional at all. They take the food stamps of the residents and feed them hot dogs, cheese, stale bread, Farina and cornbread, pea... Read more

      Karen McEnery
    • Review of New Brookhaven Town House

      New Brookhaven Town House was dirty and wasn't good at all. The staff seemed disorganized, but they were very nice. It really needs painting and cleaning. There were cobwebs hanging from the ceilin... Read more

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