20 Assisted Living Facilities near East Meadow, NY

2 Assisted Living Facilities in East Meadow, NY

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Caring Star 2015

Sunrise of East Meadow

Provides: Assisted Living
1555 Glen Curtis Boulevard, East Meadow, NY 11554
"My husband's stepdad was at Sunrise of East Meadow. It's clean, easy to get to, and excellent. They had great, loving staffing. The grounds were very nice. They had plenty of parking. He was in a..." More

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Caring Star 2016

The Bristal Assisted Living at East M...

Provides: Assisted Living
40 Merrick Ave., East Meadow, NY 11554
"Very professional and compassionate. Comprehensive, excellent follow through. Listened and gave feedback correctly so we both understood the plan of action. Extensive knowledge and resources. " More

18 Assisted Living Facilities near East Meadow, NY

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Somerset Gardens Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
150 Sunnyside Blvd, Plainview, NY 11803
"We liked Somerset Gardens. We were looking at a private, small studio and the two-bedroom companion suite. The pricing was fine and good. They serve three meals and if you want snacks and coffee,..." More

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Atria Lynbrook

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Peninsula Boulevard, Lynbrook, NY 11563
"My mom was in Atria before, however, it was significantly more expensive. The care she received in the facility was excellent. They have daily activities like crafts, music, and they also have bus..." More

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Atria Tanglewood

Provides: Assisted Living
125 Ocean Avenue, Lynbrook, NY 11563
"Atria Tanglewood was very nice and the people seemed very nice. They showed us a variety of 1-bedroom apartments. One 1-bedroom was quite large with a huge kitchen, a living room, a good-sized..." More

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Atria Plainview

Provides: Assisted Living
12 Washington Avenue, Plainview, NY 11803
"I took a tour of this facility. The staff was quite friendly and the facility is immaculate. The activities are endless and I really felt like I was walking through a warm and inviting community...." More

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Sunrise of North Lynbrook

Provides: Assisted Living
53 Franklin Avenue, Lynbrook, NY 11563
"Sunrise of North Lynbrook was beautiful, and was actually my choice. The rooms were lovely and had a nice feel about it, and the grounds were lovely. When I was there the people were singing and..." More

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Sunrise of Plainview

Provides: Assisted Living
1231 Old Country Road, Plainview, NY 11803
"I left my tour of Sunrise Plainview with a very good feeling. It is expensive but perhaps the saying is true, "you get what you pay for." The woman who led the tour, Anne, was delightful. She spend..." More

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Caring Star 2016

The Bristal Assisted Living at Lynbrook

Provides: Assisted Living
8 Freer Street, Lynbrook, NY 11563
"My name is Dot and I am a lucky resident at the Bristal in Lynbrook. I will be here 3 years on March 6th. When I first came, I didn’t like it too much, but when I go to know the residents and..." More

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The Bristal Assisted Living at Westbury

Provides: Assisted Living
117 Post Ave., Westbury, NY 11590
"The Bristal at Westbury would be my first choice. It has everything. When you walk in, you smell the food and want to eat it. It's a beautiful community, absolutely stunning. The staff is very..." More

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The Bristal Assisted Living at North ...

Provides: Assisted Living
99 South Service Road, North Hills, NY 11040
"Moved Mom and Dad in 4 years ago. Rooms are immaculate, staff attentive and engaged, activities varied and meals excellent. Recently Mom had to go to the hospital. Transitions including..." More

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The Bristal at Massapequa

Provides: Assisted Living
400 County Line Road, Massapequa, NY 11758
"My mom moved into the Bristal at Massapequa, and it was the best thing that we could have done. She's doing great. The people are nice, and she's meeting friends. They keep them busy, and the food..." More

Amber Court Assisted Living of Westbury

Provides: Assisted Living
3400 Brush Hollow Road, Westbury, NY 11590
"My mom is a resident in the Alcove at Amber Court. Her transition to an assisted living facility went smoothly due to the caring and friendly staff and management. Her room is bright with a..." More

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The Bristal at Garden City

Provides: Assisted Living
1001 Axinn Avenue, Garden City, NY 11530
"When we first came to visit The Bristal Assisted Living at Garden City, they were excellent. The staff was professional, they gave us a lot of assurance and that we're very comfortable that they..." More

The Arbors Westbury

Provides: Assisted Living
45 Jericho Turnpike, Jericho, NY 11753
"I chose The Arbors Westbury because it had everything that we needed price-wise and their offerings. It's very nice. They have a lot of activities, and the food is good. The staff is very..." More

MTI Residential Services

Provides: Assisted Living
296 Chester Street, Uniondale, NY 11553
"This Assisted Living Facility was very helpful when my grand-mother lived in an area which had assisted living facility. They helped her a lot because she was handicapped and still is. They..." More

The Bristal Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
310 Jericho Turnpike, Jericho, NY 11753
"My mother will be moving into The Bristal Assisted Living at Jericho. The staff was very nice and very attentive. They offer a lot of activities. It's a brand-new facility, which opened four weeks..." More

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Maple Pointe at Rockville Centre Assi...

Provides: Assisted Living
260 Maple Avenue, Rockville Centre, NY 11570
"My sister is at Maple Pointe at Rockville Centre and I highly recommend it. The individual who interviewed me was very forward, didn't try to deceive me in any way, was very honest, and didn’t ask..." More

Island Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
820 Front Street , Hempstead, NY 11550
"my Mom was there for 1 year before she needed to be moved to a nursing home.....the staff and administration there are fantastic, caring and very pleasant.....the facility is clean and vibrant and..." More

PLATTDUETSCHE HOME SOCIETY

Provides: Assisted Living
1150 Hempstead Turnpike, Franklin Square, NY 11010
"I had a visit at Plattduetsche Old Folks and I was able to see six different rooms; they were all nice. Their staff was fantastic, and I think that what got me hooked. The place is a little dated..." More

Assisted Living near East Meadow, NY

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Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in East Meadow

  • Review of The Bristal Assisted Living at East Meadow

    Very professional and compassionate. Comprehensive, excellent follow through. Listened and gave feedback correctly so we both understood the plan of action. Extensive knowledge and resources. Read more

    Countrygirl
  • Review of The Bristal Assisted Living at East Meadow

    The staff is professional, friendly and responsive. Housekeeping, maintenance and food service are top notch. I know that my sister is in a safe place, which gives me great comfort. Read more

    stevesherowski
  • Review of The Bristal Assisted Living at East Meadow

    Thank you for the compassion you show my mother on a daily basis. The staff is wonderful, the facility is well maintained and clean, and we have peace of mind every day that our family member is we... Read more

    jlpreller
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in East Meadow

East Meadow is a hamlet on New York's Long Island. It's home to around 38,000 people, and almost 17 percent of the population are 65 or older. East Meadow has two assisted living facilities that cater to seniors, and there are a further 56 in nearby communities.

In New York these facilities are known as Adult Care Facilities (ACF) or Assisted Living Residences (ALRs), depending on the license they hold. They're regulated by the New York State Department of Health.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in East Meadow

  • New York State, including East Meadow, is a member of the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities, meaning that its elected leadership “has made the commitment to actively work toward making their town, city or county a great place for people of all ages,” according to AARP.

  • East Meadow has hot summers and cold winters. The average July high is 83 degrees, and the low in January averages 24. The hamlet gets 22 inches of snow each year, 4 inches less than the national average, which may be challenging for seniors who enjoy spending time outside.
  • The overall cost of living in East Meadow is 171 on the Sperling index, 71 points higher than the national average. The main factor in this is the price of housing. Seniors will find groceries more affordable at only four points higher than the national average, and the cost of health care is equal to the national average.
  • East Meadow has an overall crime rate of around nine crimes per thousand residents, making it safer than 70 percent of American communities. Violent crime occurs at a rate of just 0.57 per 1,000 residents, compared to the state average of 3.76. Property crime is also low, with a rate of 8.72, compared to 15.46, making East Meadow a safe retirement option close to New York City.
  • The Town of Hempstead, including East Meadow, has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Department of Senior Enrichment, an organization that provides social, recreational and educational opportunities for seniors, as well as more than one senior centers.


Paying for Assisted Living in East Meadow

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in New York

$7,692.00 East Meadow
$6,311.00 Lynbrook
$5,629.00 Plainview
$4,000.00 US

Assisted Living costs in East Meadow start around $7,692 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 East Meadow 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 East Meadow

Limited financial assistance is available to New York seniors living in assisted living facilities through the Assisted Living Program (ALP). Seniors receiving income through social security may be eligible for additional assistance through the Optional State Supplement (OSS).

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

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 East Meadow

East Meadow 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 East Meadow, please visit our Assisted Living in New York page.


Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in East Meadow

East Meadow-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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