23 Assisted Living Facilities near Penfield, NY

3 Assisted Living Facilities in Penfield, NY

Caring Star 2015

Atria Penfield

Provides: Assisted Living
2006 Five Mile Line Road, Penfield, NY 14526
"They're very friendly at Atria Penfield. It's bright, airy, and refreshing. The rooms were a little bit bigger, and the dining room area was a little more updated than the others we looked at. They..." More

Heathwood Assisted Living at Penfield

Provides: Assisted Living
100 Elderwood Court, Penfield, NY 14526
"I visited Heathwood in Penfield. They have a home theater, they take the residents out on field trips, and they also have a game room and dining facilities. They have a van that takes you wherever..." More

Legacy at Grande�Vie

Provides: Assisted Living
2140 Five Mile Line Road, Penfield, NY 14526
"Grande'Vie is without a doubt the greatest senior living community there is. My mother has been a resident in the assisted living facility for over 5 years and it has been wonderful. She lived on..." More

20 Assisted Living Facilities near Penfield, NY

Caring Star 2015

Baywinde Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
100 & 200 Kidd Castle Way, Webster, NY 14580
"We loved Baywinde Senior Living. It was wonderful there. We loved the girl who gave us the tour and talked to us. She was amazing and great. She was very thorough and explained everything. The..." More

Caring Star 2016

The Landing of Brighton

Provides: Assisted Living
1350 Westfall Road, Rochester, NY 14618
"We like The Landing of Brighton very much. It was our second choice. The rooms were very nice and almost like a hotel room. They were large, nicely furnished, high ceilings, and bright windows. The..." More


Elderwood Village at Fairport

Provides: Assisted Living
7 Chardonnay Drive, Fairport, NY 14450
"Elderwood Village at Fairport was excellent. Everything was beautiful, clean, and immaculate. They had games and exercises. Everybody was very nice during the walk through." More


Norton Place Home

Provides: Assisted Living
626 Norton Street, Rochester, NY 14621
"Norton Place Home would have been my second choice for Dad. The staff was very nice and friendly. They had bingo, dances, outings, and all kinds of activities. The whole place looked very nice." More

Highlands at Pittsford

Provides: Assisted Living
300 Hahnemann Trail, Pittsford, NY 14534
"The Highlands at Pittsford is a very good facility. I would rate this place very highly. They have a variety of different kinds of apartments. They have one or two bedroom, some with more amenities..." More


St. AnnÍs Community at Cherry Ridge

Provides: Assisted Living
900 Cherry Ridge Boulevard, Webster, NY 14580
"The only assisted living available is at their Cherry Ridge campus. It's beautiful, and very hard to get into. If you or a loved one can get into it, you'll be glad you chose St. Anns!" More


St. Ann's Community at Cherry Ridge

Provides: Assisted Living
900 Cherry Ridge Blvd, Webster, NY 14580
"My mother is in enhanced assisted living at St. Ann's Community at Cherry Ridge. They're really good. The staff sincerely does their job and cares. It's a pretty nice, new, and well maintained..." More


Heather Heights

Provides: Assisted Living
160 West Jefferson Road, Pittsford, NY 14534
"I'm very impressed with Heather Heights. The staff is very friendly and efficient. They have Bingo, a lot of musicians coming in, movies several times a week, so they keep them busy all the time...." More

The Northfield

Provides: Assisted Living
4560 Nine Mile Point Road, Fairport, NY 14550
"The Northfield was a very nice facility. The staff was very good and accommodating, and we may use them in the future. The rooms were lovely and bigger than what we needed. " More

River Edge Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
110 Dalaker Drive, Rochester, NY 14620
"Our Family is so grateful for the caring compassionate staff at Seabury Woods. The individualized care is exceptional. The activity programs, meal plans and staff interactions are second to none...." More


Fairport Baptist Homes

Provides: Assisted Living
4646 Nine Miles Point Road, Fairport, NY 14450
"I visited Fairport Baptist Homes. The place was OK, and we didn't see any problems. The staff is friendly, but they are just too expensive. " More

Linden House

Provides: Assisted Living
209 Linden Street, Rochester, NY 14620
"My mother in law was a resident here for 4 years and so loved and cared for. We did not want her in a nursing home and so happy she could age in place at The Linden house! " More


Provides: Assisted Living
One Sinclair Drive, Pittsford, NY 14534
"I don't know exactly what to say about Cloverwood Senior Living. It's working out nicely for my mother. The care is good and she's adapting well. It's convenient for me to get to her. She has a..." More

Caring Star 2012

Wolk Manor Enriched Living Center

Provides: Assisted Living
4000 Summit Circle Drive, Rochester, NY 14618
"We placed my father in the memory care unit at The Lodge at Wolk Manor. Only 18 residents are there. They're locked in, so they can't get out or escape. Whenever we go to visit, the door has to be..." More


St. John's Meadows

Provides: Assisted Living
1 Johnsarbor Drive West, Rochester, NY 14620
"The serene charm of a Meadows country-like setting draws visitors into a senior community bustling with vitality and opportunity. More than 400 active seniors plus friendly, knowledgeable staff..." More

Shire Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2515 Culver Road, Rochester, NY 14609
"I have a family member that resides at the Shire the staff is friendly and caring for my family member. They are remodeling the rooms and other parts of the facility. My family member is happy..." More

Bickford Home

Provides: Assisted Living
56 Main Street, Macedon, NY 14502


Linden Knoll

Provides: Assisted Living
81 Linden Avenue, Rochester, NY 14610
"At Linden Knoll, you'll find a lifestyle of choice, convenience and peace of mind in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. One of Rochester's most established not-for-profit senior living..." More

Seniorsfirst Day Program

Provides: Assisted Living
1570 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 14610

Greece Long Pond Senior Housing

Provides: Assisted Living
1 Gbc Parkway, Rochester, NY 14626

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Penfield

    Penfield is a suburb of Rochester and home to around 37,000 people. It has a large senior population, with almost 21 percent of residents. aged 65 and older. There are 23 assisted living facilities in Penfield and nearby communities, including Rochester and Fairport. These facilities are referred to as Adult Care Facilities or Assisted Living Residences, depending on the type of license they hold. The New York State Department of Health regulates assisted living facilities in Penfield and the rest of New York.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Penfield

    • Monroe County, including Penfield, 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 Penfield area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Highland Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • RTS provides public transportation to the Penfield area and riders aged 65 and older are eligible for a discount during off-peak times. Seniors may also be eligible to use RTS Access, an origin-to-destination ride-sharing service for people unable to access the regular service.
    • The overall cost of living in Penfield is 103 on the Sperling index, three points higher than the national average. Some daily expenses, like utilities, are higher than average, while others, including groceries and healthcare, are lower. This may allow seniors to make saving in their budget, depending on their regular expenses.
    • Penfield's harsh winters may be challenging to some seniors. The town gets 78 inches of snow each year, 52 inches more than the national average, and the average low temperature in January is 18 degrees. Seniors may wish to inquire about plans for extreme weather events when touring facilities.
    • Monroe County, including Penfield, has good air quality. The county received an A grade for 24-hour particle pollution in the State of the Air 2018 report and a B grade for ozone pollution. This can benefit the health of all seniors, especially those with respiratory conditions.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Penfield

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New York

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,745.00 Fairport
    $3,600.00 Webster
    $3,480.00 Rochester
    $3,140.00 Penfield
    $2,150.00 Hilton

    Assisted Living costs in Penfield start around $3,140 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 Penfield 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 Penfield

     The Optional State Supplement (OSS) may be available to seniors in Penfield who are receiving income from Social Security. New York also has the the Assisted Living Program (ALP) which offers financial assistance to a limited number of people in the state who are in assisted living facilities.

    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 Penfield

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Penfield

    Penfield-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 Penfield, NY

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Penfield

    • Review of Heathwood Assisted Living at Penfield

      Our experience with Heathwood Assisted Living at Penfield was good. The staff was excellent except the two of them were not kind and were a little rough, but the rest was absolutely wonderful. My m... Read more

    • Review of Atria Penfield

      They're very friendly at Atria Penfield. It's bright, airy, and refreshing. The rooms were a little bit bigger, and the dining room area was a little more updated than the others we looked at. They... Read more

    • Review of Legacy at Grande�Vie

      Rooms aren't always clean. When my mother left the place you will find meds on the floor under the furniture. Staff is changing all the time so very hard to get to know who is who. Some of the sta... Read more

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