26 Assisted Living Facilities near Smithtown, NY

3 Assisted Living Facilities in Smithtown, NY

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Whisper Woods of Smithtown

Provides: Assisted Living
71 St. Johnland Road, Smithtown, NY 11787
"My mother was in Whisper Woods of Smithtown and it was amazing. It couldn't have been better. Before I chose them I also saw six other communities. They were OK, but I can't really say that any of..." 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

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

23 Assisted Living Facilities near Smithtown, 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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Caring Star 2015

Sunrise of Dix Hills

Provides: Assisted Living
337 Deer Park Road, Huntington Station, NY 11746
"We have decided on Sunrise of Dix Hills. We saw a double room, a two-bedroom, and two separate bedrooms with a shared suite and bathroom. We also saw a companion room with two rooms, and the junior..." More

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Atria East Northport

Provides: Assisted Living
10 Cheshire Place, East Northport, NY 11731
"Atria East Northport accommodated us very well. The tour was good and they showed us everything. We saw people around doing things and being active. The place was nice, clean and nicely decorated...." 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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Birchwood Suites

Provides: Assisted Living
423 Clay Pitts Rd, East Northport, NY 11731
"I went on a tour. I’m looking for my aunt, who is not taking care of herself and needs meals and activity. The staff couldn’t be nicer - they were so warm and friendly and really took the time to..." More

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Gurwin Jewish - Fay J. Lindner Reside...

Provides: Assisted Living
50 Hauppauge Road, Commack, NY 11725
"I visited Gurwin Jewish for my sister. My mother lived at Gurwin Assisted Living until she died, and my husband is in Gurwin Rehab, so Gurwin has been in and remains in my family. I was in love..." 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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Caring Star 2018

The Bristal Assisted Living at East N...

Provides: Assisted Living
760 Larkfield Road, East Northport, NY 11731
"The dining area in Bristal at East Northport is clean, nice, and has a great selection of tasty food. They have wonderful activities and a nice variety of religious activities, card games, and..." More

Caring Star 2016

The Arbors at Islandia East

Provides: Assisted Living
1515 Veteran’s Memorial Highway, Islandia, NY...
"To start i must tell you i checked about 6 places out before i choose the Arbors at east islandia for my mother. also i am 37 miles away in each direction which shows how much i liked the place...." More

Caring Star 2016

The Arbors Hauppauge

Provides: Assisted Living
1740 Expressway Drive South, Hauppauge, NY 11788
"The Arbors at Hauppauge is a wonderful home for my mom. She is thriving in their loving, safe environment. She gets the best of care from dedicated, caring professionals. She recently told me..." More

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Caring Star 2016

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

The Arbors at Bohemia

Provides: Assisted Living
1065 Smithtown Avenue, Bohemia, NY 11716
"Great facility, good caring people. My mom feels very much at home here. I would highly recommend considering this for your loved one. Room is very comfortable she has everything she needs. Staff..." 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

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Gurwin Jewish Nursing & Rehabilitatio...

Provides: Assisted Living
68 Hauppauge Rd, Commack, NY 11725
"This 5 Star review is for Wayne F. who saved the life of my Brother Scott Gingold. These are his words: "I am writing to you to commend Wayne F. for going above and beyond the call of duty last..." 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

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Fairlawn Adult Home, Inc.

Provides: Assisted Living
301 Eighth Avenue, East Northport, NY 11731
"Fairlawn Adult Home was not to be rejected judging on the outside, but when we went it, we were disappointed in the general appearance. It was not what we had hoped for. We arrived at about..." More

Brentwood Adult Home

Provides: Assisted Living
147 Second Avenue, Brentwood, NY 11717

Elmore Home for Adults

Provides: Assisted Living
330 Elmore Street, Central Islip, NY 11722

Missionary Sisters of St. Benedict

Provides: Assisted Living
350 Cuba Hill Road, Huntington, NY 11725

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 Smithtown

    Smithtown, New York, is a suburb of New York City located on Long Island with a senior population of 18.3 percent.  These seniors are served by three assisted living facilities in Smithtown and 23 in the surrounding area. Assisted living facilities are known as adult care facilities (ACF) in Smithtown and are defined as centers providing residential services such as room and board to adults who are unable to live independently.  The three separate types of ACFs in New York, including enriched housing programs, are regulated and licensed by the New York State Department of Health

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Smithtown

    • Smithtown is served by the Suffolk County Transit mass transportation system. Seniors qualify for discounted fares that are reduced to one-third of the regular price. Citizens who use a respirator or portable oxygen supply are permitted to ride SCT buses.

    • The Smithtown area is home to world-class medical facilities, including St. Catherine of Siena Hospital and Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • Because Smithtown is situated on Long Island, winters are very cold and windy with average temperatures ranging between 20 and 40 degrees. Summers are hot and humid with temperatures that rarely go above 80 degrees. For seniors who prefer no precipitation and warm weather, Smithtown might be a less suitable option.

    • Smithtown has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Smithtown Senior Citizens Department, an organization that aims to facilitate social, emotional, and physical well-being for independent senior citizens via various activities, holiday celebrations and field trips.

    • The chances of becoming a victim of a violent crime in Smithtown is approximately one in 1,663, nearly seven times lower than the average violent crime rate in the state of New York. Smithtown could be considered a safer option than other areas of the state for seniors who travel alone often or after dark.

    • The air quality in Smithtown is slightly better than the national average air quality. On a scale of one to 100, with 100 being perfect air quality, Smithtown's air quality is scored at 65 (compared to the country's average air quality score of 58). These numbers are derived from the National Air Toxics Assessment and should be considered by seniors who have respiratory illnesses or allergies. 


    Paying for Assisted Living in Smithtown

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New York

    $5,677.00 East Northport
    $5,673.00 Smithtown
    $5,100.00 Commack
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,400.00 South Setauket
    $2,500.00 Nesconset

    Assisted Living costs in Smithtown start around $5,673 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 Smithtown 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 Smithtown

    Seniors seeking financial aid for paying for assisted living in Smithtown should look to the Medicaid program's Assisted Living Program (ALP) waiver, though this opportunity is restricted to 4,200 persons.

    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 Smithtown

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Smithtown

    Smithtown-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 Smithtown

    • Review of Whisper Woods of Smithtown

      My mother was in Whisper Woods of Smithtown and it was amazing. It couldn't have been better. Before I chose them I also saw six other communities. They were OK, but I can't really say that any of ... Read more

      Mary
    • Review of Whisper Woods of Smithtown

      Whisper Woods of Smithtown is beautiful. Everything is new. The staff is very friendly and very caring. Everything is really good there. They have a one-bedroom with a living room, one bathroom, an... Read more

      Jodi
    • Review of Whisper Woods of Smithtown

      Whisper Woods of Smithtown was good. The staff answered lots of my questions. It was certainly a nice and warm place. I thought everything was exceptional. The room was nice. They have card games a... Read more

      James
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