18 Assisted Living Facilities near Port Jefferson Station, NY

2 Assisted Living Facilities in Port Jefferson Station, NY

Woodhaven Home for Adults

Provides: Assisted Living
1350 Route 112, Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776
"I liked Woodhaven Home. It was a small, family run place. The staff was very courteous and very informative. The grounds were OK, and it's easy to get to. Their menu was very simple, and they can..." More

Echo Arms Adult Home

Provides: Assisted Living
204 Patchogue Road, Port Jefferson Station, NY ...

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Atria South Setauket

Provides: Assisted Living
4089 Nesconset Highway, South Setauket, NY 11720
"I like Atria a lot. The staff members are very attentive. I have been very happy with them; they all know my mother-in-law. I have not had one complaint in five years. My mother-in-law was in..." More

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Sunrise of Smithtown

Provides: Assisted Living
30 Hauppauge Road, Route 111, Smithtown, NY 11787
"My mom is staying at Sunrise of Smithtown. The place is great and immaculate. It's really like living in a hotel and she gets great care. It's just a little pricey. The food is excellent and they..." More

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Sunrise of East Setauket

Provides: Assisted Living
1 Sunrise Drive, East Setauket, NY 11733
"Sunrise of East Setauket was a lovely community and very conveniently located for where we are living. The place itself was very impressive as far as its cleanliness. The residents seemed very..." More

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Sylvie's Cove

Provides: Assisted Living
1 Rosanne Ct., Nesconset, NY 11767
"We are a residential home located in Long Island, New York in Suffolk County. Caleb Smith State Park, Smith Landing Golf Course, and Blydenburgh County Park border our vibrant community. Long..." More

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The Arbors Hauppauge

Provides: Assisted Living
1740 Expressway Drive South, Hauppauge, NY 11788
"We have chosen The Arbors Assisted Living at Hauppauge for my grandmother, and our overall experience has been fantastic so far. The community has a warm and friendly atmosphere. The staff is very..." More

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The Bristal at Lake Grove

Provides: Assisted Living
2995 Middle Country Road, Lake Grove, NY 11755
"The Bristal is a very nice, beautiful, brand-new facility with a memory unit called Reflections where my mom will be going. They have more care there and an enhanced license, which helps because..." More

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The Bristal at Holtsville

Provides: Assisted Living
5535 Expressway Drive North, Holtsville, NY 11742
"The Bristal at Holtsville was very nice, beautifully decorated, clean, and new. It seemed like a very positive place to be. The staff was good and seemed to be very attentive. They have a pool and..." More

Smithtown Center For Rehab & Nursing ...

Provides: Assisted Living
391 North Country Road, Smithtown, NY 11787
"Smithtown Healthcare Facility was a wonderful alternative to living alone for my 85 year old grandmother. The facility is divided into two areas: one for the higher functioning seniors and one for..." More

Hamlet at Medford

Provides: Assisted Living
1529 North Ocean Avenue , Medford, NY 11763
"Medford Hamlet was beautiful but didn’t have a locked unit, which is important to me. However, I would like to go there. It was spotless, beautiful, and nice. The restaurant was beautiful. It all..." More

Jefferson's Ferry

Provides: Assisted Living
One Jefferson Ferry Drive, South Setauket, NY 1...

Olsen Rest Home

Provides: Assisted Living
366 Gibbs Pond Rd, Nesconset, NY 11767
"Olsen Rest Home is fine. It's very clean. The people here are very nice. Everybody is very friendly and eager to help. The staff is helpful. My room is fine; it's a 1-bedroom. I have no problems..." More

Lakeshore Assisted Living Facility

Provides: Assisted Living
211 Lake Shore Road, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
"My sister is at Lakeshore Assisted Living. Her room is very nice, spacious, and clean. She's happy with it. The staff is excellent, and I haven't had any complaints at all. I had a good meal there...." More

Amber Court of Smithtown

Provides: Assisted Living
130 Lake Avenue, Nesconset, NY 11767
"My sister lives in Amber Court of Smithtown. She has to share the room with three women, but it's a big facility, and they have a lot of activities. They have bingo and they're very active. The..." More

Ridge Rest Home, Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
Whiskey Road, Ridge, NY 11961

Rodden Home

Provides: Assisted Living
15 Wittridge Street, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 11779

Wittridge Home for Adults

Provides: Assisted Living
11 Wittridge Street, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 11779

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Port Jefferson Station

    Port Jefferson Station is a hamlet located on Long Island in Brookhaven, New York. Seniors who enjoy spending time outdoors can enjoy the walking trails and marina in this village, while others may have fun at seasonal community events or classes hosted at the Village Center.  The population of the village is just 7,300, 17% of whom are seniors aged 65 and older. These elders may need to move into an assisted living as they age; Port Jefferson Station has two assisted living facilities with 16 others located nearby.  

    The New York State Office for the Aging licenses and regulate assisted living facilities, including requirements for staff training and nursing care for residents. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Port Jefferson Station

    • Weather in Port Jefferson Station includes cold winters with plenty of snow and warm summers, with July high temperatures reaching into the mid-80s. Seniors who are sensitive to high heat may be more comfortable here, with cool breezes from the nearby ocean, although those with health conditions affected by the cold may be uncomfortable. 
    • The state of New York does not a levy income tax on retirement account withdrawals under $20,000. Income from Social Security benefits is also tax exempt. 
    • The Cost of living rating in Port Jefferson Station is 133 compared to the U.S. average of 100. Housing costs, 81% higher than the national average, are the main reason. Higher housing costs may increase the operating costs of assisted living communities and, therefore, increase fees for residents. Seniors on a budget may wish to consider this. 
    • The Port Jefferson Station area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Long Island Community Hospital and Mather Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Port Jefferson Station, as part of Suffolk County, Long Island, 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.
    • Crime rates in the U.S. are rated on a scale of 1 to 100, 1 being the safest. Averages for violent crime in the country are 23, while property crimes, including theft, are 35. In Port Jefferson station, crime rates are notably lower than the national average. Violent crimes rate just 8 on the scale, while property crimes are at 21. Seniors are advised to use caution, however, when traveling to the busier boroughs of New York. 

    Note: Data on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Port Jefferson Station

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New York

    $5,673.00 Smithtown
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,990.00 Patchogue
    $3,400.00 South Setauket
    $2,500.00 Nesconset

    Assisted Living costs in Port Jefferson Station 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 Port Jefferson Station 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 Port Jefferson Station

    Financial assistance for seniors in assisted living is available through the state of New York's Community First Choice State Plan Option (CFCO), a Medicaid waiver. This program is the Assisted Living program and helps seniors in assisted living communities pay their fees.

    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 Port Jefferson Station

    Port Jefferson Station 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 Port Jefferson Station, please visit our Assisted Living in New York page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Port Jefferson Station

    Port Jefferson Station-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 Port Jefferson Station

    • Review of Woodhaven Home for Adults

      Woodhaven Home for Adults was kind of old, but clean. The staff was nice and friendly. They had art, bingo, game night, and movie night. You must eat three meals in the dining room. You're only all... Read more

      Mary
    • Review of Woodhaven Home for Adults

      Woodhaven Home for Adults was very old. The woman who took us on the tour was very knowledgeable, very sweet, and she said my cousin would be comfortable there. The rooms were old, but they're brig... Read more

      Janet
    • Review of Woodhaven Home for Adults

      I liked Woodhaven Home. It was a small, family run place. The staff was very courteous and very informative. The grounds were OK, and it's easy to get to. Their menu was very simple, and they can m... Read more

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