8 Assisted Living Facilities near Millbrook, NY

Top 5 Assisted Living Facilities in Millbrook, NY

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The Fountains at Millbrook

Provides: Assisted Living
79 Flint Road, Millbrook, NY 12545
"We visited the Fountains at Millbrook, and it was excellent. It was a beautiful place, and I would move there myself. It's out in the country, in a beautiful set of buildings with nice landscaping...." More

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Green Briar Adult Home

Provides: Assisted Living
P.O. Box 290, 26 Old Route 82, Millbrook, NY 12545
"This where my 91 yr. old Mother resides she is very happy there and myself and my sister are very happy with this place Mom is well taken care of and the staff is very pleasent and kind to us and..." More

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The Landing of Poughkeepsie

Provides: Assisted Living
251 Boardman Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
"My parents will be moving into The Landing of Poughkeepsie. We like the location because of the proximity to our home and doctors' offices. It was a little pricier. But a little nicer with the..." More

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Vassar-Warner Home

Provides: Assisted Living
52 South Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
"Mom just celebrated four years of residing at the VWH. What a wonderful home to live in. She enjoys her private room, the meals, housekeeping, laundry service and med dispensing. No more..." More

Crystal House Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
97 Mill St, Dover Plains, NY 12522

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Dutchess Care

Provides: Assisted Living
186 Washington Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

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Hyde Park Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
394 Violet Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
"Hyde Park Assisted Living Facility is an adult care facility located in Hyde Park, NY that features a highly trained, professional staff capable of providing quality care to elderly individuals...." More

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Elizabeth Manor- Spackenkill

Provides: Assisted Living
176 Spackenkill Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
"Elizabeth Manor Residential Care Home (also referred to as Family Type Home) is located in a quiet and residential area (Town of Poughkeepsie / Spackenkill) minutes from IBM, local supermarkets,..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Millbrook

    A Quaker village settled in the mid-1700s, Millbrook, New York is a small community of 1,425 people, with about 32 percent of the population over age 55. Individuals 65 to 74 years old are the largest group in that demographic at 14.1 percent of the population. To service this groups, there are two assisted living facilities are within Millbrook, with another nine nearby in Highland, Poughkeepsie, Rhinebeck and Wappingers Falls. The New York Department of Health is responsible for regulation and licensing of these facilities.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Millbrook

    • Millbrook, New York has a Sperling’s Comfort Index rank of 42 out of 100. That’s lower than the national average of 54, meaning that seniors and their loved ones might find the area more challenging. This is particularly true in winter because the region receives significant snow (46 inches annually versus the national average of 26). Rainfall is also higher than average (44 inches versus 39). Residents can expect temperatures between 15 and 82 degrees.

    • Millbrook enjoys an air quality rank of 81 out of 100 based on the National Air Toxics Assessment that the EPA uses. By comparison, the national average is 58. The risk of developing respiratory diseases which are often a concern for the elderly is relatively low at 85.2 (100 equals lowest risk).

    • Small town charm comes with a price in Millbrook. Residents pay a cost of living of 121.5 overall, compared to the national average of 100. All areas of expense are higher than both the national and state averages which might prove difficult for seniors on more limited incomes.

    • Seniors might need to take extra precautions for safety if they select an assisted living community in Millbrook, New York. While the national averages for violent crime and property crime are 31.1 and 38.1, respectively, Millbrook has averages of 45.7 and 47.1.

    • New York is moderately friendly to seniors and other residents when it comes to taxes. Living in Millbrook, withdrawals from retirement accounts and private pension income both are partially taxed. Seniors don’t have to pay tax on Social Security or public pension income.

    • Millbrook has no/few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Poughkeepsie.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Millbrook

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New York

    $5,125.00 Canaan
    $5,000.00 Wappingers Falls
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,500.00 Poughkeepsie

    Assisted Living costs in Millbrook 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 Millbrook 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 Millbrook

    New York provides financial help for ALF services through the Assisted Living Program, a state supplement for SSI recipients and the Long-Term Home Health Program 1915(c) Waiver program.

    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 Millbrook

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Millbrook

    Millbrook-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 Millbrook

    • Review of The Fountains at Millbrook

      We visited the Fountains at Millbrook, and it was excellent. It was a beautiful place, and I would move there myself. It's out in the country, in a beautiful set of buildings with nice landscaping.... Read more

    • Review of The Fountains at Millbrook

      The Fountains and its rooms were beautiful. I saw a two-bedroom apartment. The dining area was nice and big. The people were very nice. They had bingo and bowling. Read more

    • Review of The Fountains at Millbrook

      I liked The Fountains at Millbrook. Everything was very good, and I think my father would like it. The food was good, and they had a restaurant-type of atmosphere. The rooms are very nice and spaci... Read more

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