3 Assisted Living Facilities near Penn Yan, NY
There are 3 Assisted Living Facilities in the Penn Yan area, with 2 in Penn Yan and 1 nearby.
To help you with your search, browse the 2 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Penn Yan. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Penn Yan 4.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Geneva with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars.
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2 Assisted Living Facilities in Penn Yan, NY
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Penn Yan
Penn Yan, New York, is a town in Yates County named for an abbreviation for Pennsylvania Yankee. Located 72 miles southwest of Syracuse, Penn Yan is home to four assisted living facilities. These assisted living facilities – or adult care facilities, as they are referred to in Penn Yan and across New York – serve around 1,000 seniors which is approximately one-fifth of the town's population. ACFs are defined as centers providing long-term, non-medical residential services to adults who are unable to live independently. There are three separate categories of ACFs in New York which are regulated by the State Department of Health.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Penn Yan
- The Penn Yan area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Penn Yan's cost of living is considered much cheaper than the average cost of living for both the state of New York and the U.S. as a whole. Seniors in the Penn Yan area will find housing costs nearly one-third of the average housing cost price across New York. Seniors seeking affordable living costs may want to consider Penn Yan because its grocery, health and transportation costs are all lower than the national averages.
- A senior has a one in 67 chance of becoming a victim of violent or property crime in the Penn Yan area. Penn Yan's crime rates are around 28% lower than the average crime rate across New York.
- The Penn Yan area is served by the Yates Transit Service public transportation system. The YTS offers fixed route rides and allows seniors to signal the bus at any time along the route, meaning seniors don't need to wait at a bus stop.
Winters are freezing in Penn Yan. The city experiences 50 inches of snow each year, around double the national average annual snowfall. Seniors who have health conditions that are aggravated by the cold should consider the climate of Penn Yan before moving.
- The air quality in Penn Yan is 31 percent cleaner than the national average.
Paying for Assisted Living in Penn Yan
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Penn Yan 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 Penn Yan 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 Penn Yan
The Medicaid program can help pay for assisted living for qualified Penn Yan residents. Medicaid programs include multiple services through its Assisted Living Program. It is restricted to 4,200 residents.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in New York page.
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 Penn Yan
Penn Yan 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 Penn Yan, please visit our Assisted Living in New York page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Penn Yan
Penn Yan-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.
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Penn Yan
Review of Clinton Crest Manor
Each bedroom at Clinton Crest Manor had its own bathroom. There did not share there and had all private rooms. Everyone went to a central dining room that had a TV. They had game nights, and all of... Read more
Review of Clinton Crest Manor
I recently needed help for my mother and the staff at Clinton Crest Manor was the first to provide support to our family. When we went to visit, and asked residents about whether they were happy h... Read more