23 Assisted Living Facilities near Hempstead, NY

1 Assisted Living Facility 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

22 Assisted Living Facilities near Hempstead, NY

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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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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 Park of Great Neck

Provides: Assisted Living
51 Great Neck Road, Great Neck, NY 11021
"My father is in Atria of Great Neck, it’s very nice, newly renovated, but overpriced. He’s in the memory care part, we had a room change, and I didn’t like that. The staff is great, but the lady I..." More

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Atria Cutter Mill

Provides: Assisted Living
96 Cutter Mill Road, Great Neck, NY 11021
"A year ago my daughters were urging me to move to Atria but I was hesitant to leave my apartment of 55 years! But I took the leap and moved to Atria Cuttermill on October 1st. Now I have..." 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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Maple Pointe at Rockville Centre

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

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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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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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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

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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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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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

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

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The Amsterdam at Harborside

Provides: Assisted Living
330 East 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

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

Queen of Peace Residence

Provides: Assisted Living
110 30 221ST ST, Queens Village, NY 11429

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

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Long Beach Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
274 W. Broadway, Long Beach, NY 11561
"Long Beach Assisted Living is wonderful! They have given my brother a second chance at a new life and happiness.....Kelly and Avi were the best help to get him into this facility....their step by..." 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

    $7,692.00 East Meadow
    $6,311.00 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

      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

      gemini4ever
    • 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

      disgusted1988
    • Review of Island Assisted Living

      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 ... Read more

      Jerry Pascale
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