23 Assisted Living Facilities near Penfield, NY

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Penfield, NY

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Caring Star 2015

Atria Penfield

Provides: Assisted Living
2006 Five Mile Line Road, Penfield, NY 14526
"The staff of Atria Penfield was very friendly. The rooms were lovely and they had lots of fun activities. My mother was born in Italy, and there were quite a few Italian-speaking residents there. I..." More

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Heathwood Assisted Living and Memory ...

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

Ashley Woods at Penfield

Provides: Assisted Living
400 YMCA Way, Penfield, NY 14526
"We have found a place for Mom. It's a new place, and it's called Ashley Woods at Penfield. It had the right combination really of everything else. Everybody offers pretty much the same amenities,..." 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

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Caring Star 2015

Castle Pointe & Sage Harbor at Baywinde

Provides: Assisted Living
100 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

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Heather Heights Located in Pittsford NY

Provides: Assisted Living
160 West Jefferson Road, Pittsford, NY 14534
"Heather Heights was absolutely beautiful. It was a "five" all the way around. From the moment you walked in, it was beautiful, and it had a big entrance. Everything was clean and organized. It was..." More

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Elderwood Village at Fairport

Provides: Assisted Living
7 Chardonnay Drive, Fairport, NY 14450
"I would highly recommend the Elderwood Village at Fairport. It was a very nice facility, and the director who I met with a couple of times was just outstanding. I saw a private room. All of the..." More

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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

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Caring Star 2016

The Landing of Brighton

Provides: Assisted Living
1350 Westfall Road, Rochester, NY 14618
"I have decided to move my parents to The Landing of Brighton in Rochester. I went to see their assisted living and it was very well organized, clean, and the people seemed very attentive to your..." More

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St. Ann's 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

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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

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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

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

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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

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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

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

Cloverwood Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1 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

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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

Shire Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
2515 Culver Road, Rochester, NY 14609
"They have renovated alot of the building. The brand new rooms look great and modern. The staff were all friendly and helpful. They have a big game room with pool tables, games and a seating area..." More

Cobb's Hill Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
1175 MONROE AVENUE, Rochester, NY 14620
"I am the daughter of a resident that has been in this facility for almost 6 years and i can honestly say that since the day she moved into the facility things have definitely became not so great..." 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

    $4,715.00 Pittsford
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,800.00 Webster
    $3,200.00 Fairport
    $2,888.00 Rochester
    $2,590.00 Hilton
    $2,395.00 Penfield

    Assisted Living costs in Penfield start around $2,395 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 Atria Penfield

      The atmosphere at Atria Penfield was wonderful. The appearance was great and the people were very, very nice. I had observed residents playing bingo and watching movies. They only have studios thou... Read more

    • Review of Heathwood Assisted Living and Memory Care

      We're pursuing Heathwood Assisted Living. It's a little bit more expensive than the other place we toured, but they had nice facilities. We liked it a lot. They didn't have any memory care openings... Read more

    • Review of Atria Penfield

      I went to Atria Penfield. The woman there was very nice. They have a kitchenette and small fridge. I think there were a couple of burners. It wasn't a full stove. They had a microwave. The staff wa... Read more

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