26 Assisted Living Facilities near Kew Gardens, NY

2 Assisted Living Facilities in Kew Gardens, NY

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Atria Kew Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
117-01 84th Avenue, Kew Gardens, NY 11418
"They gave us a tour of the whole facility of Atria. They focused on the dementia floor, and we liked how the room was set up. They had pictures, so people could recognize the rooms. The dining area..." More

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The New Homestead Retirement Residence

Provides: Assisted Living
82-45 Grenfell Street, Kew Gardens, NY 11415
"Homestead (The New Homestead Retirement Residence) is both independent and assisted living. I've been working with Steve and he's been absolutely wonderful. The place is amazing and the room we saw..." More

24 Assisted Living Facilities near Kew Gardens, NY

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Castle Senior Living at Forest Hills

Provides: Assisted Living
108-25 Horace Harding Exwy, Forest Hills, NY 11368
"All those involved in this facility have shown me the greatest comparison and care, you are treated like a king here!" 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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Boulevard ALP

Provides: Assisted Living
7161 159Th St, Flushing, NY 11365
"I chose Boulevard ALP for my mother because they take Medicaid, and she got her own apartment. She didn't have to share. The staff are excellent. Everyone have been so fabulous, the nurse, the..." More

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Sutton Gardens Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
147-02 34th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11354
"Great place well Kept and staff was friendly. " More

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New South Shore Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
1041 East 83rd Street, Brooklyn, NY 11236
"I was impressed with New South Shore Manor. It seemed to be in a very quiet neighborhood, and the place is very clean. If I can get things worked out, that's where I would like to go. The staff..." More

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Brooklyn Adult Care Center

Provides: Assisted Living
2830 Pitkin Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11208
"My mother lives at BACC and is very happy. Staff is professional and courteous. Facility is in very good shape and is constantly being upgraded. " More

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Queens Adult Care Center

Provides: Assisted Living
80-08 45th Avenue, Elmhurst, NY 11373
"The facility is very clean and the staff were very welcoming to us and our family. They had a nice variety of activities for residents to do during the day. " 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

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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Atria Forest Hills

Provides: Assisted Living
112-50 72nd Avenue, Forest Hills, NY 11375
"Atria Forest Hills was beautiful, but you have to have a lot of money to go there. It was like $6000 for a one bedroom but includes everything. It's a beautiful place, and you get everything. It..." 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

Central Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1509 Central Avenue, Far Rockaway, NY 11691
"I have visited this facility as an option for my grandmother. It was very clean. Everyone I met and staff were quite thoughtful and seemed to be very caring people. Was a great facility, and hope..." More

Trump Pavilion

Provides: Assisted Living
89-40 135th St,, Jamaica, NY 11418
"The rehab/nursing home is excellent. The nyrses are beautiful and tend to your every need. The therapists are patient and caring. The food is excellent. And they aleays have social events every..." More

Sanford Manor Home Care Agency

Provides: Assisted Living
140-40 Sanford Avenue, Flushing, NY 11355
"My brother is at Sanford Home. He has schizophrenia but we didn't want to take his independence away and we only want to make sure that he does not forget his medicine, he has a roof over his head..." More

Amber Court Assisted Living in Brookl...

Provides: Assisted Living
650 East 104th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11236
"I have an uncle in Amber Court and I have to say I'm really impressed!! The staff is caring and friendly. The building is not brand new but in great condition and very very clean!! Their activities..." More

Elm-York Home

Provides: Assisted Living
100-30 Ditmars Boulevard, East Elmhurst, NY 11369
"Elm-York is right near the airport. The room was very clean and very nice. The girl that showed us around was very nice and very supportive. I was assisted by one of the home elder care ladies. We..." More

Cumberland Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
425 Cumberland Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201
"When I visited my "adopted" grandmother at the Cumberland Gardens facility I never been to an assisted living center, so I went there with an open mind. Although I've heard bad story about these..." More

Madison York Assisted Living Community

Provides: Assisted Living
6180 Woodhaven Boulevard, Rego Park, Rego Park,...
"I have my grandmother stay in this facility, she has been here for almost 10 years at this point. She loves it, and her roommate is lovely. She was just moved to a newly renavated room, and it even..." More

Brookdale Family Care Center Eastern ...

Provides: Assisted Living
1883 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11233
"I didn't really like this assisted living provider. The staff, especially the females were rude and at times too busy gossiping about a patient's visitors to even answer your questions properly...." More

New York Armenian Home

Provides: Assisted Living
137-31 45th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11355

River View Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
412 49Th Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101

Moffat Gardens Alp, Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
22 Moffat Street, Brooklyn, NY 11207

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Kew Gardens

    Seniors who enjoy spending time outdoors can find nature in Kew Gardens, with Forest Park located on the neighborhood's western border. Kew Gardens is part of Queens Borough where 15 percent of the population is aged 65 and older. There are 26 assisted living facilities catering to seniors in the area which are regulated by the New York State Department of Health. They're referred to as Adult Care Facilities or Assisted Living Residences depending on the license they hold.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Kew Gardens

    • New York City, including Kew Gardens, 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.
    • The Kew Gardens area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • The MTA provides public transport to people in Kew Gardens and riders aged 65 and over can apply for a Reduced-Fare MetroCard that gives a discount on fares. Some seniors may also be eligible for Access-A-Ride, a service for people who have difficulty using the fixed-route service.
    • There is plenty of arts and culture close to Kew Gardens for seniors to enjoy. Queens is known for its flourishing arts scene with venues like the Sculpture Center offering interesting cultural experiences. Some assisted living facilities may offer trips into New York City to visit the Museum of Modern Art or see a Broadway show.
    • Social Security Income is not taxable in New York. Other forms of retirement income are taxable, but the state offers a sizable deduction for people aged 60 and over. The average sales tax in New York is among the highest in the country, but  groceries and medications are exempt, which can help seniors who are on a fixed income. 
    • The Borough of Queens, including Kew Gardens, has mixed air quality. The borough received an A grade for 24-hour particle pollution in the State of the Air 2018 report, but ozone pollution received a failing grade. Seniors with respiratory illnesses may wish to investigate impacts this may have on their health.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Kew Gardens

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New York

    $4,871.00 Bridgewater
    $4,799.00 Forest Hills
    $4,405.00 Kew Gardens
    $4,300.00 Flushing
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,107.00 Brooklyn

    Assisted Living costs in Kew Gardens start around $4,405 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 Kew Gardens 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 Kew Gardens

    A limited number of people in New York can access financial assistance for assisted living through the Assisted Living Program (ALP). Seniors in Kew Gardens who receive Social Security may also be eligible for the Optional State Supplement (OSS).

    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 Kew Gardens

    Kew Gardens 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 Kew Gardens, please visit our Assisted Living in New York page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Kew Gardens

    Kew Gardens-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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    Other Options in Kew Gardens, NY

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Kew Gardens

    • Review of Atria Kew Gardens

      My sister stayed at Atria Kew Gardens for only two weeks. Her room was fine. The staff was nice, and the director took me around and explained everything. The dining area was good sized, and they h... Read more

      Elvio
    • Review of The New Homestead Retirement Residence

      Homestead (The New Homestead Retirement Residence) is both independent and assisted living. I've been working with Steve and he's been absolutely wonderful. The place is amazing and the room we saw... Read more

      Joanne
    • Review of Atria Kew Gardens

      I visited Atria Kew Gardens. It wasn't as nice as the other community I visited, but it was still pretty good. The staff members I met were nice and the place was quite clean. The apartments were a... Read more

      Winnie
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