21 Assisted Living Facilities near Latham, NY

1 Assisted Living Facility in Latham, NY

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Caring Star 2015

Elderwood Village at Colonie

Provides: Assisted Living
626 Watervliet Shaker Road, Latham, NY 12110
"My aunt has resided at Brookdale since the summer of 2016. The friendly, competent staff welcomed her with open arms and she made a smooth transition. There's a variety of experiences and..." More

20 Assisted Living Facilities near Latham, NY

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Brookdale Niskayuna

Provides: Assisted Living
1786 Union Street, Niskayuna, NY 12309
"We liked everything we saw at Brookdale Niskayuna. The dining facilities were very nice, very homey, and had an upscale restaurant type of feel. The rooms were nice. They had options of singles or..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Atria Guilderland

Provides: Assisted Living
300 Mill Rose Court, Slingerlands, NY 12159
"The community is outstanding in every way! " More

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Atria Crossgate

Provides: Assisted Living
140 Washington Avenue Extension, Albany, NY 12203
"The staff at Atria Crossgate give me the support that I need. The people are wonderful. My room is very nice, and the dining room is fabulous. We have a chef, and the food is very good. They have..." More

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MillView of Latham

Provides: Assisted Living
514 Old Loudon Road, Cohoes, NY 12047
"Really based my review on the experience and the vibe from the residents. I am looking for home to place my parent and their experience is paramount. This is the first place where all the residents..." More

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Atria Shaker

Provides: Assisted Living
345 Northern Boulevard, Albany, NY 12204
"Our family couldn’t be happier with choosing Atria-Shaker for our Mother. It’s been hard watching her lose some of her independence so it was critical for us to find a place where Mom could feel..." More

Kingsway Manor Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
357 Kings Road, Schenectady, NY 12304
"At Kingsway Manor, they had a wide age group. They had assisted living, nursing home, and independent living all in one place, so you can go from one thing to the next as you get older. They had..." More

The Glen Eddy Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
One Glen Eddy Drive,, Schenectady, NY 12309
"I have moved my mom to Marjorie Doyle Rockwell back in December. It's been very good. The staff is the reason I chose it because they have a very caring bunch. They are very concerned with..." More

Heritage Home for Women

Provides: Assisted Living
1519 Union Street, Schenectady, NY 12309
"My mother-in-law had been staying at Heritage Home for Women for over a month. The cost of the facility is cheaper compared to others in the area. The staff were very helpful and welcoming. They..." More

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Promenade at University Place

Provides: Assisted Living
1228 Western Ave., Albany, NY 12203
"My in-laws moved into Promenade at University Place and the community is awesome. The staff is good so far, and the food is excellent. The dining area is really very cozy. They have enjoyable and..." More

Terrace at Beverwyck

Provides: Assisted Living
41 Beverwyck Lane, Slingerlands, NY 12159
"My father moved into the Terrace at Beverwyck over the weekend. We chose it for its features, its amenities, and its value. Also, it's a non-profit community. It's lovely; it's like a 5-star hotel...." More

The Glen Eddy Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
1 Ascot Lane, Niskayuna, NY 12309
"The Glen Eddy is an absolutely marvelous place. My first impression was, “Wow, this is really nice.” It looked very good and modern, and the people we saw were very active with games and lots of..." More

Ingersoll Place Assisted Living.

Provides: Assisted Living
3359 Consaul Road, Schenectady, NY 12304
"My husband is in Ingersoll Place. It is a smaller facility compared to where he was but the care is very good. The reason I chose this facility is because of the size of the building. It is just..." More

The Eliot at Troy

Provides: Assisted Living
2902 Tibbits Ave, Troy, NY 12180
"Kristina Taylor and the rest of the staff there make for a very comfortable living environment! I have only heard and seen nothing but great things! Way to go keep up the good job guys!!! Awesome job!" More

The Massry Residence at Daughters of ...

Provides: Assisted Living
182 Washington Avenue Extension, Albany, NY 12203
"Daughters of Sarah had gorgeous two-bedroom apartments with huge walk-in closets and two bathrooms, but they only had 3 or four of those. They had attendants at the front desk. They had closed..." More

Support Ministries

Provides: Assisted Living
31 Sixth Street, Waterford, NY 12188
"Support Ministries Ahana House is a beautiful facility. It is small and quaint but extremely well kept, and it sits nicely in a good neighborhood in Waterford. When we were considering this place..." More

James A Eddy Memorial Geriatric Center

Provides: Assisted Living
2256 BURDETT AVENUE, Troy, NY 12180
"The staff is very sweet to my mom and very accommodating. The apartment is very clean and very up-to-date. The food is not too good; she is not too crazy about it, and they are having trouble..." More

Adirondack Manor HFA D.B.A. Willow Pa...

Provides: Assisted Living
1550 Herkimer Road, Clifton Park, NY 12065
"While nothing is better than living with your immediate family, Willow Park is about as good as it's going to get when it comes to assisted living facilities. My grandmother was placed in their..." More

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The Pines at Heartwood

Provides: Assisted Living
2405 Fifteenth Street, Troy, NY 12180
"My mother is going into The Pines. If I had to rate them on a scale of 1 to 10, I would give them a 12. They were very cordial and very nice during all three times that I was there. Every time that..." More

Troy Adult Home

Provides: Assisted Living
132 Oakwood Avenue, Troy, NY 12180

Kenwood Manor at Good Samaritan Village

Provides: Assisted Living
141 Rockefeller Road, Delmar, NY 12054
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    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Latham

    Latham is a hamlet located on the outskirts of Albany, New York. The area is known for having a diverse arts and entertainment scene and is home to an array of colleges and universities. The population of Albany is just below 100,000, 12.3 percent of whom are over 65 years of age. There is one assisted living residence located in Latham, and an additional 27 nearby in areas such as Albany, Cohoes, Schenectady and Troy.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Latham

    • Albany County 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 American Lung Association has given the air quality in Latham a passing grade. Seniors with respiratory illnesses don't have to worry that the air they breath will worsen their condition.

      • The Latham area is home to world-class medical facilities, including St. Mary's Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

      • The Latham area has plenty of arts and culture for seniors to enjoy. Some assisted living residences may offer supervised day trips to take in some of the area's top attractions such as Empire State Plaza or the Albany Institute of History and Art, which provides free admission for seniors on Tuesdays.

      • The Capital District Transportation Authority provides public transportation throughout Latham and the Albany metropolitan area. It offers half-priced fares to seniors.

      • Although the overall cost of living in Latham is slightly above the national average, the cost of health care is nearly 10 percent below the national average. Seniors can use these savings to help with the cost of assisted living.


      Paying for Assisted Living in Latham

      Average Monthly Costs

      Cities in New York

      $5,740.00 Delmar
      $5,005.00 Slingerlands
      $4,357.00 Albany
      $4,000.00 US
      $3,900.00 Latham
      $3,890.00 Niskayuna

      Assisted Living costs in Latham start around $3,900 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 Latham 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 Latham

      New York's Medicaid State Plan provides financial assistance to seniors who are enrolled in an eligible assisted living program. The state's Long-Term Home Health Program 1915(c) Waiver also covers the cost of services provided in an assisted living residence for eligible seniors. An optional state supplement is offered to seniors in an assisted living residence, and the amount varies based on the level of care provided to the resident. Family supplementation is not permitted in New York. 

      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 Latham

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


      Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Latham

      Latham-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 Latham

      • Review of Elderwood Village at Colonie

        My mother moved into Elderwood Village at Colonie, and it's good. Most of the staff members are really good. My mom has had a tough time, but now she's trying to associate with more people, and it'... Read more

        MK
      • Review of Elderwood Village at Colonie

        My mother was a past resident of Elderwood Village at Colonie. Their service was OK. They have nursing there. It wasn't quite as clean as the other place, but the staff was good, and very helpful. ... Read more

        George
      • Review of Elderwood Village at Colonie

        The rooms at Brookdale Colonie were acceptable. I thought the entire place was very good. I made a point of observing the residents because it tells me a lot to see how they are handling themselves... Read more

        Brian
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