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About Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.

Complete guide to assisted living
About Care Homes

Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

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Veterans Resources

VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

Guide to VA benefits for long-term care
About Home Care

Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

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About Independent Living

Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

Complete guide to independent living
About Memory Care

Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.

Complete guide to memory care
About Nursing Homes

Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.

Complete guide to nursing homes
About Senior Apartments

Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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Find the Right Home Care in New York, NY

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If you or a loved one wants to age in the comfort of your own home, home care in New York, NY can offer personal assistance in a familiar setting. Whether an older adult needs more basic elderly home care services in New York – like help with housekeeping, cooking, and transportation – or requires medical care, A Place for Mom can help.

Find the best home care agencies in New York to meet your loved one’s unique care needs, from weekly companionship to New York home hospice care. Personalized home care in New York can reduce caregiver stress, curb senior loneliness, and make daily life easier for older adults. With 315 options for accredited home care in New York, NY, we’ll find the right caregiver for your relative.

Home Care Facilities in New York, NY

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Senior Helpers - New York, NY

65 Broadway Suite 1700, New York, NY 10006

(0 review)

Senior Helpers is a provider of non-medical live-in or hourly companion and homemaker services to seniors and other adults in need of home help. We provide services throughout New York City (all five boroughs) and Southern Westchester County. We leverage the knowledge, procedures, and experience...

Allegiant Home Care - Nassau, NY

641 Lexington Avenue, Floor 27th, New York, NY 10022

(0 review)

SeniorBridge - New York, NY

845 Third Avenue Floor 7, New York, NY 10022

(0 review)

Home Helpers Home Care of Manhattan - Upper West Side

33 W 60th St, Ste 1117, New York, NY 10023

(0 review)

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Unicity HealthCare

135 Prospect St, Ridgewood, NJ 07450

4.3
(14 reviews)

Unicity Eldercare is a premier private duty home health care provider headquartered in Ridgewood, NJ (Bergen County). We proudly serve the senior community in the following northern New Jersey counties: Bergen, Morris, Hudson, Essex and Passaic.Our mission is to improve the quality of life for...

Comfort Keepers - Montclair

31 Park St. 2nd floor, Montclair, NJ 07042

3.4
(10 reviews)

Comfort Keepers of Montclair & Hasbrouck Heights provides in-home care services for seniors and adults with a goal to provide good quality care to the loved ones who can then lead an independent, fuller life in the comfort of their own home. The various care services we offer includes...

ComForcare Home Care - Mountainside

1122 Rt. 22 W, Ste 206, Mountainside, NJ 07092

4.0
(4 reviews)

ComForcare understands that today's busy lifestyles often deprive family members of the time necessary to provide hands on assistance and companionship for their loved ones. Therefore, we want every family we service to have the peace of mind that comes with knowing their loved-ones are safe and...

At Home With Van Dyk

288D S Van Dien Ave, Ridgewood, NJ 07450

5.0
(1 review)

Since 1953, Van Dyk Health Care has met the needs of its local seniors. Bob Van Dyk, President/CEO, continues his family's legacy and presents At Home With Van Dyk, as a complement to our assisted living community and a soon-to-open memory day care. The Van Dyk name is as good as our word. ...

Home Care Assistance New Jersey

55 Mountain Blvd, Suite 104, Warren, NJ 07059

(0 review)

Home Care Assistance, Warren's leading provider of in-home senior care, provides premier care at home. Founded by a Certified Geriatric Care Manager and PhD Clinical Psychologist, Home Care Assistance rigorously screens and trains caregivers in its exclusive Balanced Care Method™. This Method...

Senior Helpers - Fairfield, CT

1700 Post Road, Suite B3, Fairfield, CT 06824

(0 review)

Senior Helpers is a leading, trusted provider of in-home senior assistance services and among the top 5 national providers, with over 300 offices across the country. Our mission is to ensure a better quality of life for our senior clients and peace of mind for their families through quality,...

SYNERGY Homecare of Bergen County

1029 Teaneck Road Suite 3D, Teaneck, NJ 07666

(0 review)

Welcome to SYNERGY HomeCare, the nation’s leading provider of home care services.We provide care for everyone, helping people thrive at home.Companion care - Friendly and supportive conversation, planning and encouraging social activities, light exercise (if applicable), and active...

Above the Rest

514d Lafayette Rd, Sparta, NJ 07871

5.0
(1 review)

Above the Rest Home Care of NJ, LLC is a family owned and operated business. We pride ourselfs on individualized care centered around the client and their family. Above the Rest Home Care of NJ, LLC provides private duty RNs, LPNs, companions, CHHAs, CNAs, 24 hour live- ins, staff relief for...

Compass Care, LLC (CT)

1799 Summer Street, Stamford, CT 06905

(0 review)

Founded in 2014, on the simple premise that most of us would prefer to live independently at home as we grow older, CompassCare has formulated an approach to personal assistance, companionship and home care which safely empowers independence for older adults while providing peace of mind to their...

CareTen Inc. - Hackensack, NJ

1 University Plaza Drive, Suite 104, Hackensack, NJ 07601

4.9
(31 reviews)

Towne Home Care - Howell

5140 US HWY 9, Howell, NJ 07731

3.6
(22 reviews)

Towne Nursing has been providing supplemental staffing for long term care facilities for over 19 years in the tri state area. Recognizing the need for care in the home setting our services have expanded to include quality home care in the New Jersey region. We are CAHC accredited, and bring...

Synergy HomeCare Scarsdale

455 Central Park Ave Suite 314, Scarsdale, NY 10583

4.8
(7 reviews)

Right at Home

7 Tokeneke Road, Darien, CT 06820

3.8
(6 reviews)

Aging isn’t easy. Not for the person who is getting older. Not for their family. New challenges arise almost daily. They can easily overwhelm everyone involved. Right at Home can help. We simplify daily living for families in need.· We treat you like our neighbors, because you are.· We...

Elder Home Care - Smithtown, NY

257 E. Main Street, Smithtown, NY 11787

4.3
(4 reviews)

ComForcare Home Care

316 Route US-46, Rockaway, NJ 07866

2.6
(4 reviews)

Prestige Home Care LLC

317 Monmouth Ave Unit 204 Ste A, Lakewood, NJ 08701

4.0
(2 reviews)
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What is home care?

Home care may be the right fit for seniors who want to age in place, but who would benefit from companionship, housekeeping, and help with some activities of daily living (ADLs). Home care is broad and personalized to each senior’s needs. In general, home caregivers may provide:

  • Help with personal care
  • Housekeeping
  • Mobility assistance
  • Laundry
  • Complimentary transportation
  • Nutritious meals
  • Incontinence care and toileting
Complete guide to home care

Home Care Agencies in New York

Home care agencies in New York City provide personal care services to seniors who wish to receive personal care assistance within the comfort of their own home. These agencies provide a number of hands-on services including assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs). Home health care agencies in New York City are a great option for seniors who wish to receive care in the comfort of their own home. These agencies provide home health aides who can help with cooking, shopping, and laundry.

Cost of Home Care Agencies in New York

According to Genworth, the median monthly cost of a home health aide is $4,800 for New York and $5,000 for the state of New York.

A Place for Mom can help you or your loved one find the best home health care agencies in New York.

Learn More About New York

Cost of Living

One of the largest and densest cities in the world, New York City is the cultural and financial hub of the United States. The Big Apple comes with a big price tag which is reflected in its extremely high cost of living. Currently, the cost of living in New York City is more than double the national average of 100. Similarly, the cost of goods and produce is extremely high in the city at 15 points above the national average.

Cost-of-living Index Grocery price index Median rent Rent burden Median home value Median family income Estate tax
210 115 $1,755 22.7% $538,529 $57,782 The top estate tax rate is 16% with an exemption threshold of $5.749 million

Local Hospitals

Proximity to high quality medical communities is a common factor in many seniors’ choices when deciding on an assisted living community. As one of the country’s most populous cities, New York is home to a large number of world-renowned hospitals and medical centers, including highly rated communities such as:

  • Mount Sinai Hospital – Founded in 1852, Mount Sinai is one of the oldest and largest hospitals in the country. They offer a range of services including geriatric care and rehabilitation.
  • NYU Langone – One of the top academic medical centers in the country offering a range of services including level I trauma care.
  • Hospital for Special Surgery – This hospital specialties in orthopedic surgery and rheumatological conditions. This community is the oldest orthopedic hospital in the U.S. and is consistently ranked as the best orthopedic surgery hospital in the country.

Weather and Climate

A region’s climate and air quality can have a great effect on the health and well-being of those who live there. The climate of New York City is varied, consisting of a continental climate with hot, humid summers and cold winters. New York City has experienced such varied extreme weather as blizzards, heatwaves, and hurricanes.

Seasonal Temperatures

Average Summer Temperature Summer Low Summer High Average Winter Temperature Winter Low Winter High
76°F 63°F 87°F 37°F 26°F 48°F

Air Quality

Average air quality index rating Average maximum air quality index rating
35 558.9 in December (Moderate)

Moderate conditions mean that those who are sensitive to particulates in the air should consider limiting the amount of time they spend on outdoor exertion.

Precipitation

Monthly Precipitation Yearly Rainfall Yearly Snowfall
4″ 45″ 25.3″

Demographics and Values

2016 Presidential Election in New York City

Voted Democratic Voted Republican Voted Third Party
57.5% 41.6% 0.8%

Population Statistics

City prope Metro area Population density
8,400,000 20,100,000 66,900 per square mile

Age

Median 55+ 60+ 70+ 80+
36 25.5% 9.9% 5.6% 3.6%

Race & Ethnicity

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian White Two or more
13.9% 24.3% 29.1% 0.4% 0.1% 32.1% 3.5%

New York City is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ community. This means that members of the community are accepted by the general public and can actively participate in public life without fear of bigotry.

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

New York City is considered one of the world’s great cultural hubs for good reason. Within a short walk or subway ride, you can find countless museums, galleries, and theaters, as well as beautiful outdoor parks and restaurants to fit every taste and budget. For recreation, take a stroll through Central Park or the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. If you’re with the whole family you can take them to see the lions at the Brooklyn Zoo. For those who enjoy the arts there is the Metropolitan Museum of Art which is the largest art museum in the world and the Metropolitan Opera which is world renowned.

Transportation

As a major metropolitan area, New York City has no shortage of options when it comes to public transportation. Many residents choose not to own a car, and the city is certainly navigable without one. Options for getting around town include buses, taxis, subways, and in many neighborhoods, daily errands can be accomplished by walking.

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