24 Assisted Living Facilities near Hempstead, NY

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Hempstead, NY

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

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Atria Cutter Mill

Provides: Assisted Living
96 Cutter Mill Road, Great Neck, NY 11021
"My father has been a resident at Atria Cutter Mill for 2 years. The place is always immaculate. The staff treats us like family. The staff goes above and beyond to be helpful and shows true caring...." More

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Atria Lynbrook

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Peninsula Boulevard, Lynbrook, NY 11563
"I have been a resident since July 2020. I love it here. The staff is so friendly and helpful. I am very comfortable. I love the food, too much!! Now I do programs since we are not in quarantine...." More

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Caring Star 2015

Sunrise of East Meadow

Provides: Assisted Living
1555 Glen Curtis Boulevard, East Meadow, NY 11554
"I saw Sunrise for my mother. The community was great, but it was too expensive. I did a full tour. I would have preferred that my mother was there because everything was good. They had a walking..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Atria Tanglewood

Provides: Assisted Living
125 Ocean Avenue, Lynbrook, NY 11563
"We found Atria Tanglewood for my mom and she moved in. It's just a good fit for her. The staff is warm, caring, very involved, and looking after her best interest. Everybody is accessible,..." More

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Sunrise of North Lynbrook

Provides: Assisted Living
53 Franklin Avenue, Lynbrook, NY 11563
"Before the pandemic, I went to go see Sunrise of North Lynbrook. It seemed lovely, especially that they allow pets because mom loves dogs. I liked the place; I wish she would move in there. The..." More

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Atria Park of Great Neck

Provides: Assisted Living
51 Great Neck Road, Great Neck, NY 11021
"My parents are very happy here at Atria Park and even during a pandemic they were treated with respect and kindness Always trying to provide different activities for all the redidents" More

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Maple Pointe at Rockville Centre

Provides: Assisted Living
260 Maple Avenue, Rockville Centre, NY 11570
"My parents are at the Maple Pointe at Rockville Centre. It's good. They have a lot of amenities and services, and they have PT and OT. The food is excellent. They're adequately staffed, they have a..." More

Village Green

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Schoolhouse Road, Levittown, NY 11756
"This review is for the Village Greene in Levittown, New York. First the positive. The whole staff, from the front desk to the people keeping the facility clean are the best. The staff, the people..." 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

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Caring Star 2016

The Bristal Assisted Living at North ...

Provides: Assisted Living
477 Hungry Harbor Road, North Woodmere, NY 11581
"I am a Professional who owns a Home Care Agency. I am a frequent visitor to this Community (as residents occasionally call upon my Agency to provide short-term, one-on-one assistance for Mom or..." More

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Caring Star 2016

The Bristal Assisted Living at Lynbrook

Provides: Assisted Living
8 Freer Street, Lynbrook, NY 11563
"After almost a year, I was able to visit with my father in his room at the Bristal. The room was very clean, well kept and neat. There was an abundance of personal items and toiletries for Dad..." More

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Caring Star 2015

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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Caring Star 2016

The Bristal Assisted Living at North ...

Provides: Assisted Living
99 South Service Road, North Hills, NY 11040
"My parents moved into The Bristal 2 1/2 years ago. From the first day the staff was wonderful -caring, friendly, attentive. They got to know my parents and their needs right away. Staff always..." More

Caring Star 2015

Brandywine Living at The Savoy

Provides: Assisted Living
5515 Little Neck Parkway, Little Neck, NY 11362
"Staff is great...Nora and Abby did a great job acclimating my mom. Sherry can be difficult at times but has a good heart. Wellness center keeps on top of appts. The ladies Bibi and Megan assisted..." More

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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

The Arbors Westbury

Provides: Assisted Living
45 Jericho Turnpike, Jericho, NY 11753
"The Arbors at Westbury was fantastic, but it was real expensive. The staff and the girl who gave us the tour were also fantastic. The menus were all pretty good, and they were doing exercises in..." More

The Bristal Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
310 Jericho Turnpike, Jericho, NY 11753
"Although I only toured the facility (both with and without my parents), I still felt the need to give major compliments to the service provided by Bruce and Sara, the salespeople. Rarely have I..." 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

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The Amsterdam at Harborside

Provides: Assisted Living
300 E. Overlook, Port Washington, NY 11050
"Amsterdam at Harborside is a nice place, but it costs a lot of money. It's a lovely place, but it is upper class. My sister is more middle class, so I don’t think she'd be comfortable there. The..." More

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Long Beach Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
274 W. Broadway, Long Beach, NY 11561
"My mom has been treated with respect since the moment she walked into the facility. All staff have been completely helpful and have shown compassion to my particular situation. I am very ..." More

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Queen of Peace Residence

Provides: Assisted Living
11030 221st St, Queens Village, NY 11429
"The rooms are spacious, clean, and inviting. The Little Sisters and lay staff were most gracious in understanding the need to have my mother become a resident. Mom was very hesitant to move..." More

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The Bristal at Garden City

Provides: Assisted Living
1001 Axinn Avenue, Garden City, NY 11530
"The apartments are spacious and have large windows. The staff is so caring. They know everyone’s name and encourage the residents to join in everything. They have trips to baseball games,..." More

Plattduetsche Home Society

Provides: Assisted Living
1150 Hempstead Turnpike, Franklin Square, NY 11010
"Plattduetsche Home Society is lovely and we're very happy there. It looks like it's going to be a good fit for my mom. My mom's room is a nice size, has a twin bed, a little love seat type sofa, a..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Hempstead

    Hempstead is a collection of 22 incorporated villages and 37 hamlets on the western side of Long Island, New York. With nearly 759,757 inhabitants, Hempstead is the most population-dense region in the state outside of New York City. Roughly 15 percent of the population is 65 years of age or older, and those seniors are lucky enough to have access to 47 assisted living facilities in and around the greater Hempstead area.

    Hempstead’s assisted living facilities follow the state mandates for all adult care facilities (ACF). These communities are overseen by the New York State Department of Health.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Hempstead

    • Hempstead boasts a fairly temperate climate, with highs around 83 degrees Fahrenheit in the summer and winter lows that hover around 25 degrees Fahrenheit. Hempstead has a score of 54 out of 100 on Sperling’s Comfort Index, which is on par ith the national average and suggests year-round comfort.
    • The cost of living in Hempstead is above the national average, with housing, groceries, health and utilities all more expensive than other comparable areas across the United States.
    • The various villages and hamlets that make up Hempstead all have their own cultural offerings, including the Cultural Arts Playhouse and a network of cultural spaces, festivals, arts organizations and historic sites in and around nearby North Hempstead.
    • The Hempstead are home to world-class medical facilities, including Nassau University Medical Center and Mercy Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Thanks to a network of bus lines run by the Nassau Inter-County Express, MTA, and the City of Long Beach, Hempstead residents have numerous options for public transportation. The Nassau Inter-County Express offers reduced fares for riders 65 years and older who present a Nassau County Senior Citizen Leisure pass, Medicare card or government-issued ID.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Hempstead

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New York

    $8,000.00 East Meadow
    $5,607.00 Lynbrook
    $4,000.00 US

    Assisted Living costs in Hempstead 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 Hempstead 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 Hempstead

    New York State offers seniors in Hempstead two Medicaid waiver programs that may help cover the costs associated with assisted living. The Assisted Living Program (ALP) provides medically eligible seniors with an alternative to nursing home placement, while the Consumer Directed Personal Assistance Program (CDPAP) connects seniors interested in assisted living with appropriate facilities or in-home services.

    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 Hempstead

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Hempstead

    Hempstead-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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    Assisted Living near Hempstead, NY

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Hempstead

    • Review of Island Assisted Living

      The people in Island Assisted Living weren't very nice or friendly. The place wasn't up to date, so I wasn't very happy. The place wasn't bad nor great, just in the middle. The room was OK. I suppo... Read more

    • Review of Island Assisted Living

      My Mom was at IAL for over two years.We have had to move her to nursing care due to changes brought on by dementia. Overall I can highly recommend this facility both for it's services and it's aff... Read more

    • Review of Island Assisted Living

      I recently checked my grandmother into this facility that I only heard great things about. This was the worst mistake ever!! My grandmother recently fell at this facility and they left a voicemail ... Read more

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