15 Assisted Living Facilities near Wappingers Falls, NY

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Wappingers Falls, NY

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Pine Ridge Family Type Home for Adults

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
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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

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The Landing of Poughkeepsie

Provides: Assisted Living
251 Boardman Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
"We love The Landing of Poughkeepsie. It's like a mid-luxury hotel. You get a very good feeling when you walk in. Everybody is happy and the people who work there could not be nicer. Everybody went..." More

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Valley Vista Senior Care

Provides: Assisted Living
141 North Road, Highland, NY 12528
"Valley Vista Senior Care is pretty nice. I like the scenery, the area, and the outlook of the place. The buildings were kind of old and could have been more updated. The staff who assisted me was..." More

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Hedgewood Home for Adults

Provides: Assisted Living
355 Fishkill Avenue, Beacon, NY 12508
"an amazing experience while visiting the facility in midst of major renovation project impressed with tour given by caring staff " More

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Inspire of McClelland

Provides: Assisted Living
126 Old Castle Point Road, Beacon, NY 12590
"My mom moved into Inspire of McClelland . The place is very nice and homey and I'm very pleased with it. The rooms were very nice and clean. My mom enjoys the food. They offer , activities room,..." More

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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

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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

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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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

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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

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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

    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

    $6,200.00 Cortlandt Manor
    $4,365.00 Poughkeepsie
    $4,000.00 US
    $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

      The place is filthy. Staff are friendly when visitors are there otherwise rude to residents. Residents are fed sandwiches most of the time. If you love your family member you will not leave them in... Read more

      ires
    • 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
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