23 Assisted Living Facilities near Pittsford, NY

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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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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

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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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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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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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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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

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Woodcrest Commons

Provides: Assisted Living
4455 West Henrietta Road, Henrietta, NY 14467
"Our family was so pleased with the staff at Woodcrest Commons over the time our mother was there. She had many friends among the residents and staff, and felt very comfortable there. Staff..." 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. 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

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
"Wolk Manor Enriched Living Center is relatively small. They're very highly rated in the community. They have nice rooms and we liked the people that we interacted with. They provide mom with a..." More

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The Homestead Rochester

Provides: Assisted Living
256 Thurston Road, Rochester, NY 14619
"My dad stayed at Rochester Presbyterian in their memory care unit. It's a very well-run, clean facility. Their elevators were locked down, and the security was extremely great. The food looked very..." 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

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

Brentland Woods

Provides: Assisted Living
3831 East Henrietta Road, Henrietta, NY 14467
"My mother is in Brentland Woods. I like that the staff is very friendly. The facility is very clean. Everyone is professional. They have exercise classes. They have people that come in and sing...." 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 Pittsford

    Located just south of Rochester, New York, Pittsford is an unofficial suburb of the large upstate city. The town is known for its Greenprint plan, which preserves open spaces for residents. Over 19 percent of the population of the Pittsford are 60 years or older, and there are 23 assisted living facilities in the Pittsford area. The New York Department of Health has registered and licensed all of these facilities and regulates them under strict laws and guidelines.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Pittsford

    • Pittsford’s weather is known for having a lot of snow, much like the rest of Upstate New York. It averages 78 inches of snow per year with a January low of 18 degrees. The other seasons are much milder, with summer highs topping off at 81 degrees.

    • The air quality in the Pittsford area is pretty good year-round, though some pollution from Rochester can downgrade it, depending on which way the wind is blowing off nearby Lake Ontario. However, an American Lung Association’s recent report shows the overall air quality in the area has been getting progressively better over the past few years.

    • The cost of living in Pittsford, 114.9, is higher than the national average of 100 but lower than the New York state average of 122. Housing has the highest average cost at $273,100, but other regular necessities like health care, utilities, and transportation are also higher than the national mean of 100.

    • Pittsford has very little crime to speak of, due to the fact that it’s a suburb in a safer area of Rochester. Its crime rate doesn’t even register in violent crime comparison charts, making it one of the safest places to live in America.

    • Private services like Home Instead Senior Care can transport seniors around the Pittsford and Rochester area for a relatively low cost. However, there are also a number of independent drivers in the area who will help drive seniors from place to place.
    • The Pittsford area has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in the nearby city of Rochester.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Pittsford

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New York

    $4,919.00 Canandaigua
    $4,715.00 Pittsford
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,895.00 Webster
    $3,497.00 Penfield
    $3,200.00 Fairport
    $2,890.00 Henrietta
    $2,786.00 Rochester

    Assisted Living costs in Pittsford start around $4,715 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 Pittsford 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 Pittsford

    For seniors who need financial assistance with assisted living the state of New York offers an Assisted Living 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 Pittsford

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

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Pittsford

    Pittsford-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 Pittsford, NY

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Pittsford

    • Review of Heather Heights Located in Pittsford NY

      We visited Heather Heights. It's very pleasant, clean and well-appointed. The staff who assisted us there seemed very friendly and efficient. Their activities were pretty much the same as they were... Read more

    • Review of Heather Heights Located in Pittsford NY

      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 ... Read more

    • Review of Heather Heights Located in Pittsford NY

      We have been working with Erin at Heather Heights. We visited the facility and as it was a lovely place, we discovered that it was not the right fit for my father. (My father would benefit more f... Read more

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