15 Assisted Living Facilities near West Babylon, NY

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in West Babylon, NY

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Caring Star 2017

Sunrise of West Babylon

Provides: Assisted Living
580 Montauk Hwy, West Babylon, NY 11704
"Sunrise of West Babylon is our top choice because they have an enhanced-care license, so they are able to provide more services. Teresa was very knowledgeable about the services that they..." More

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The Bristal at West Babylon

Provides: Assisted Living
520 Montauk Highway, West Babylon, NY 11751
"I have made so many amazing friends who have become like family to me! The staff is some of the best around! They are so kind, warm, and always willing to help you no matter the situation! We are..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Atria Huntington

Provides: Assisted Living
165 Beverly Road, Huntington Station, NY 11746
"My mother is a resident of the Atria Senior Living in Huntington, NY. I am so impressed with the quality of care and the staff that is employed there. They are an asset that should be commended..." More

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Atria Plainview

Provides: Assisted Living
12 Washington Avenue, Plainview, NY 11803
"Atria Plainview is nice. My problem with them is that they don't have memory care and my mother has dementia, she's blind and she's hard of hearing. So although the community was wonderful, she'd..." More

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Atria Bay Shore

Provides: Assisted Living
53 Ocean Avenue, Bay Shore, NY 11706
"When visiting this facility, you instantly feel that homey feel. The staff there are so warm and welcoming, they are more like family than employees. The smiling faces of the residents, enjoying..." More

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Dominican Village

Provides: Assisted Living
565 Albany Ave, Amityville, NY 11701
"We went to Dominican Village. It's very good, I was very happy with it, and the person who accommodated us was very good. She made us feel comfortable, she knew what she was talking about, and..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Sunrise of Dix Hills

Provides: Assisted Living
337 Deer Park Road, Huntington Station, NY 11746
"We went to Sunrise of Dix Hills. We walked around the grounds outside and looked into the window of a vacant room and someone came out and spoke with us, and that was very well done. I have very..." More

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Sunrise of Plainview

Provides: Assisted Living
1231 Old Country Road, Plainview, NY 11803
"The staff members at Sunrise Plainview were phenomenal during our visit. They're all helpful and friendly. The place was beautiful, bright, and sunny. It looked like a very pleasant place to live...." More

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Caring Star 2016

The Bristal at Massapequa

Provides: Assisted Living
400 County Line Road, Massapequa, NY 11758
"My mother moved into The Bristal Assisted Living at Massapequa. She's adjusting very well, and she's doing very well. I liked everything about the place. Geography entered into it, I live in..." More

Brandywine Living at Huntington Terrace

Provides: Assisted Living
70 Pinelawn Road, Melville, NY 11747
"Our aunt has been here since March 2020. Everyone in this facility has been friendly, kind, and very accommodating. Her room is bright, sunny and very clean. We receive daily emails of..." More

Bayview Home for Adults

Provides: Assisted Living
143 East Main Street, Babylon, NY 11702
"I already have a place for my elderly cousin. I wasn't too happy then which is why I went online, but it has gotten a little better. So far it is OK. The name of the facility is Bayview Rest Home...." More

Babylon Beach House

Provides: Assisted Living
23 Yacht Club Road, Babylon, NY 11702
"I love Babylon Beach House's setting. It's beautiful, but it's a little city looking. The people were old, but everybody seemed happy and that's what I'm looking forward to. They were very..." More

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Brentwood Adult Home

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

Open Gate Association Home for the Aged

Provides: Assisted Living
36 South Clinton Avenue, Bay Shore, NY 11706

Pearl Garden Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
36 Locust Avenue, Islip, NY 11751

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in West Babylon

    West Babylon is the largest hamlet in the Town of Babylon, located in the southern part of Long Island. Today, around 43,000 people make their homes here, and 15 percent of residents are 65 or older. There are two assisted living facilities in West Babylon offering accommodation to the senior population and another 12 in nearby communities like Amityville and Huntington Station.

    The New York State Department of Health regulates three types of Adult Care Facilities (ACF), and these facilities may receive additional licensing to become an Assisted Living Residence (ALR).

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in West Babylon

    • Suffolk County, including West Babylon, 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.

    • Suffolk Transit provides public transportation to West Babylon. Seniors travel at a heavily discounted price, and may also be able to use the Suffolk County Accessible Transportation (SCAT) Service which provides curb to curb and origin to destination services to eligible riders.
    • Senior art lovers in West Babylon have access to Long Island's wide range of arts and culture attractions. Some assisted living facilities may take residents on group trips to see a show or visit one of Suffolk County's many art galleries.
    • The crime rate in West Babylon is on par with the national averages, and it is safer than 51 percent of other communities in the United States. Compared to New York state averages West Babylon is significantly safer, with the violent crime rate less than a third of the state average, which is good for safety-conscious seniors. 
    • The cost of living in West Babylon is 32 percent higher than the national average. Although the cost of health care is close to the U.S. average, seniors may find their budgets impacted by expensive grocery and transportation costs.


    Paying for Assisted Living in West Babylon

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New York

    $6,593.00 West Babylon
    $5,803.00 Amityville
    $5,195.00 Bay Shore
    $5,100.00 Commack
    $4,982.00 Plainview
    $4,676.00 Huntington Station
    $4,000.00 US

    Assisted Living costs in West Babylon start around $6,593 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 West Babylon 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 West Babylon

    New York's Assisted Living Program (ALP) offers financial assistance to eligible seniors in assisted living facilities, although the assistance available is limited. Seniors who receive Social Security Income may also be able to receive additional funding through the Optional State Supplement (OSS).

    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 West Babylon

    West Babylon 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 West Babylon, please visit our Assisted Living in New York page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in West Babylon

    West Babylon-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 West Babylon

    • Review of Sunrise of West Babylon

      Sunrise of West Babylon is our top choice because they have an enhanced-care license, so they are able to provide more services. Teresa was very knowledgeable about the services that they provided... Read more

      Grace
    • Review of Sunrise of West Babylon

      Sunrise of West Babylon is a very beautiful place, but too expensive. It was gorgeous. The people were very nice; they were fantastic. The place was clean. If I could afford it for my mom, I would ... Read more

      Rolland
    • Review of The Bristal at West Babylon

      I have made so many amazing friends who have become like family to me! The staff is some of the best around! They are so kind, warm, and always willing to help you no matter the situation! We are a... Read more

      gstewart44022
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