16 Assisted Living Facilities near Wappingers Falls, NY

2 Assisted Living Facilities in Wappingers Falls, NY

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Pine Ridge Adult Care

Provides: Assisted Living
394 Old Hopewell Rd, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
"Pine Ridge Adult Care is an excellent place. I would recommend it to anyone. The staff is perfect. They take great care of my mom, they are very attentive to everything that she needs, and they're..." More

The Avalon Assisted Living and Wellne...

Provides: Assisted Living
1629 Route 376, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
" My brother Ralph has been living at The Avalon for over 14 years. During that period we have visited him numerous times. During each visit he has shown himself to be very well taken care of and..." More

14 Assisted Living Facilities near Wappingers Falls, NY

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The Landing of Poughkeepsie

Provides: Assisted Living
251 Boardman Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
"The Landing Of Poughkeepsie was absolutely perfect, but I couldn't afford it. The rooms were adequate. They thought of every little thing. I couldn't conceive of one thing they hadn't covered in..." More

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Valley Vista Senior Care

Provides: Assisted Living
141 North Road, Highland, NY 12528
"I think Valley Vista is between 3 and 4 stars. I am mostly pleased with the facility. My parent has a shared room. Single rooms are available, but they are not covered by Medicaid and would be very..." More

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Morningside Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
135 Cooper Road, Fishkill, NY 12524
"Everytime that I went to the Morningside Manor in Fishkill (to visit my grandmother), I was always impressed with the staff and how well they treated everyone. The staff around the building and the..." More

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Hedgewood Home for Adults

Provides: Assisted Living
355 Fishkill Avenue, Beacon, NY 12508
"I have visited this facility as well as others in the tri state area, and I have to say that it is in much better condition than so many others. Contrary to the negative review below, the residents..." More

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Elizabeth Manor - Fair Way

Provides: Assisted Living
12 Fair Way, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
"Elizabeth Manor Residential Care Home (also referred to as Family Type Home) is located in a quiet and residential area (Town of Poughkeepsie / Spackenkill) minutes from IBM, local supermarkets,..." More

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Elizabeth Manor- Spackenkill

Provides: Assisted Living
176 Spackenkill Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
"Elizabeth Manor Residential Care Home (also referred to as Family Type Home) is located in a quiet and residential area (Town of Poughkeepsie / Spackenkill) minutes from IBM, local supermarkets,..." More

New Windsor Country Inn

Provides: Assisted Living
450 Temple Hill Road P.O. Box 4328, New Windsor...
"So far, so good. Will keep you posted. We feel very good about both the clean facility and the decent people running it. When your loved one says the food is GOOD after eating very little in..." More

Goldsmith and Johnes Home

Provides: Assisted Living
11 Balmville Road, Newburgh, NY 12550
"My great grandmother is a resident at the Johnes home assisted living care in Newburgh NY where she has been for the past few years. Grandma is well taken care of here and she absolutely loves the..." More

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Vassar-Warner Home

Provides: Assisted Living
52 South Hamilton Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
"Mom just celebrated four years of residing at the VWH. What a wonderful home to live in. She enjoys her private room, the meals, housekeeping, laundry service and med dispensing. No more..." More

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The McClelland Home for Adults

Provides: Assisted Living
126 Old Castle Point Road, Beacon, NY 12590
"Very impressed with the staff, and the home. Very warm and loving atmosphere." More

Highland Assisted Living Center at Vi...

Provides: Assisted Living
1 Grove Street, Highland, NY 12528
"I visited this assisted living center when my great Aunt was living here. She got sick around the age of 60 and lived there for nearly 10 years before finally passing. The facility itself is very..." More

Morans Rest Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1741 State Route 32, Modena, NY 12548
"I looked at their converted fine house. The rooms and everything looked good. One downfall though is that they don't have a nurse. The doctor only comes once every two weeks. The residents here are..." More

Dutchess Care

Provides: Assisted Living
186 Washington Street, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

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Hyde Park Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
394 Violet Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
"Hyde Park Assisted Living Facility is an adult care facility located in Hyde Park, NY that features a highly trained, professional staff capable of providing quality care to elderly individuals...." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Wappingers Falls

    The Village of Wappingers Falls has a rich history, which visitors and residents can learn about at the Mesier Homestead and Museum, which is open on the second Sunday of every month. This small community is located in Dutchess County at the mouth of the Hudson River and has about 5,600 residents, almost 16% of whom are age 65 and over. 

    Seniors who need assistance with some activities of daily living have two facilities to choose from within Wappingers Falls proper, and there are over a dozen more in nearby cities. These facilities may also be called adult care facilities, and they are licensed by the Department of Health. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Wappingers Falls

    • Social Security benefits are tax-exempt in Wappingers Falls, as in all of the state, and seniors may claim a large deduction to reduce what they pay in state income tax on other types of retirement income. This may leave more money in the budget for assisted living. 
    • Dutchess County Public Transit operates two routes in Wappingers Falls, both of which are available seven days a week. Every bus is equipped with wheelchair lifts and at least two wheelchair positions, making them accessible to those who use mobility aids. 
    • Seniors who have existing respiratory diseases or cardiovascular disease, particularly those who enjoy outdoor activities, may be affected by Wappingers Falls' high ozone pollution levels. The American Lung Association gives Dutchess County a D for this type of pollution and ranks the county 10 out of 228 metropolitan areas for high ozone days. 
    • While the overall cost of living in Wappingers Falls is about 15% higher than the national average, it is about 15% below the state average, which may make it a contender for seniors looking for affordable assisted living in New York.  
    • The Wappingers Falls area has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Poughkeepsie.
    • Over the course of a year, temperatures in Wappingers Falls range from 18 to 84 degrees, making it a good option for seniors who enjoy experiencing four distinct seasons. The region receives about 36 inches of snow and 47 inches of rain annually, compared to the respective national averages of 28 inches and 38 inches. 

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


    Paying for Assisted Living in Wappingers Falls

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New York

    $4,106.00 Poughkeepsie
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,500.00 Beacon
    $3,000.00 Highland
    $3,000.00 Wappingers Falls
    $2,000.00 Millbrook

    Assisted Living costs in Wappingers Falls start around $3,000 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 Wappingers Falls 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 Wappingers Falls

    Medicaid-eligible seniors in Wappingers Falls may have assisted living services covered by New York's Medicaid State Plan or the Long-Term Home Health Program 1915(c) waiver program. Additionally, the state provides an optional state supplement in addition to the federal Supplemental Security Income benefit, which can be used toward assisted living expenses.   

    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 Wappingers Falls

    Wappingers Falls 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 Wappingers Falls, please visit our Assisted Living in New York page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Wappingers Falls

    Wappingers Falls-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 Wappingers Falls

    • Review of The Avalon Assisted Living and Wellness Center

      My brother Ralph has been living at The Avalon for over 14 years. During that period we have visited him numerous times. During each visit he has shown himself to be very well taken care of and ... Read more

      William E. Pisani
    • Review of The Avalon Assisted Living and Wellness Center

      My mom moved into The Avalon Assisted Living and Wellness Center. The place is very nice and homey and I'm very pleased with it. The rooms were very nice and clean. My mom has had no problems with ... Read more

      Pat
    • Review of The Avalon Assisted Living and Wellness Center

      My Brother has been in so many types of facilities over the years and I find that the Avalon was the best ever fit for him. They so their best to provide a homey existence and the staff could n... Read more

      Barb Commisso Beddia
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