Assisted Living options for Active Seniors
Amber Court Assisted Living
3400 Brush Hollow Road, Westbury

Welcome to an affordable option in assisted living. At Amber Court, individuality and independence are encouraged in a warm, supportive environment. The compassionate, expertly trained staff takes its mission to heart: to preserve dignity and provide quality care while promoting enjoyment through socialization and stimulation. Family owned and operated, all residents and staff members are considered to be part of the family. Amber Court offers a continuum of care that allows residents to “age in place.” Licensed by New York State, a Medicaid-funded assisted living program (ALP) addresses higher care levels as needs increase. Health services are stellar. Residents rely on expert treatment from an on-site doctor and registered nurses. With four-star elegance and three acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, Amber Court is a wonderful place to call home.

The Lake Shore
211 Lake Shore Road, Lake Ronkonkoma

Waterfront property is the dream of every Long Islander. At The Lake Shore Adult Care Facility, seniors can make that dream come true in their retirement years. Attention to detail is the hallmark at The Lake Shore, from manicured grounds overlooking beautiful Lake Ronkonkoma to finely appointed private and semi-private rooms. The wide-ranging roster of activities means that there's never a dull moment. Just some of the choices: theater, dinner out, shopping at malls, winery visits and other trips. At the Lake Shore, senior staff members share more than 120 years of compassionate care for the elderly. This experience is reflected in the mutual family atmosphere encountered at the facility. Come and visit the Lake Shore, where the dignity of your loved ones comes first.

The Amsterdam at Harborside
Port Washington

The Amsterdam at Harborside, coming soon to Port Washington, will be a premier address for vibrant older adults seeking luxury, an active lifestyle, scenic location and life care. The Amsterdam will offer maintenance-free, independent living in upscale apartments or elegant penthouses. Community amenities begin with resort-style fine dining, concierge services and valet underground parking. Residents will value The Amsterdam's wellness programs, fitness center with indoor pool and wide variety of recreational and cultural activities. The Amsterdam will be the ninth life care community approved in New York, providing residents with guaranteed lifetime access to future long-term health care, including on-site assisted living and skilled nursing, if ever needed. For more information or to tour The Amsterdam's Information Center, call 800-365-0665 or visit

Maple Pointe
260 Maple Ave, Rockville Centre

Your happiness, comfort and health come first at Maple Pointe. The accommodations and services exceed your expectations, with a lovely courtyard; three restaurant-style meals daily; a new dining room for private parties; a tremendous activity room for special events; and a variety of beautiful studio and apartment choices. Maple Pointe offers a movie room, crafts room, library, game room, bistro, beauty parlor and more. Unlike most assisted living residences, Maple Pointe's nurses are on-site 24 hours a day, guaranteeing that your medical needs are addressed immediately. Physical and occupational therapists come to you. And, all your housekeeping and laundry needs are tended to by the dedicated staff. All you have to do is enjoy your day and the new friends you've made. Call Sandy or JoAnn for a tour.

The Arbors Assisted Living Communities

The Arbors introduces five newly renovated assisted living communities in Hauppauge, Bohemia, Westbury and two in Islandia. The new, licensed operators have upgraded nearly every aspect of life at the residences, including new programs for people with memory impairment at the Islandia locations. “Our goal was to create an environment that residents are proud to call home,” said Karen Solomon, president of Arcadia Management Inc., the licensed operators of The Arbors. A trained staff is available 24/7 to assist residents with daily living tasks, including medication management, housekeeping and laundry service. Plus, delicious meals in restaurant-style dining rooms and on-site beauty shops and barber services for added convenience. Residents may choose from private or semi-private studios, designed with new furnishings and color televisions.

Parker Jewish Institute
271-11 76th Avenue, New Hyde Park

An independent 527-bed, not-for-profit institution, Parker Jewish Institute offers sub-acute care and short term rehabilitation, long-term care and a comprehensive array of community health programs. The Institute's restorative therapy programs serve adults recovering from a broad range of surgical procedures, strokes, injuries and illnesses. Parker's community health programs include adult day health care, an Alzheimer's day care center, geriatric physician and dental services, outpatient physical and occupational therapy, long-term home health care and a community hospice. Parker not only provides outstanding medical care, nursing and therapy to its patients, but also extends a hand of reassurance, smiles that warm the heart and words that say “everything will be okay.” ParkerCare—Adding Quality Time to Life.

Bristal Assisted Living Communities

Working with the Alzheimer's Association of Long Island, Bristal has introduced “Memories in the Making”, an art program for Alzheimer's patients. The program offers residents of the Bristal Reflections program - many of whom can no longer communicate verbally - the chance to share memories, feelings and experiences as they paint. “Memories in the Making provides dementia victims with an alternative path of communication and allows them to communicate their true thoughts and feelings through art. The paintings bring out some individuality because they are expressive and personal, ” says Winsome Bent, Executive Director of the Bristal North Hills.To date, the response has been positive, revealing and reaffirming. For details, call Ellen Antonucci at 516-233- 3142 at Bristal Assisted Living Communities or visit

The Regency at Glen Cove
94 School St., Glen Cove

The Regency at Glen Cove combines the amenities of a charming boutique hotel with the peace of mind provided by assisted living in an ambiance of warmth and comfort. When you walk through the doors you'll revel in the inviting setting and the sincere welcome of newfound friends. Regency resident Mildred Wedel states, “I have had the benefit of exceptional kindness and service from many staff members ... and I appreciate all that The Regency staff members have done for me.” This genuine warmth combined with the refined appointments of the elegant surroundings makes The Regency unique. The Regency, where “heart” is so much a part of the “home.” Come, share the warmth. For additional information visit The Regency website at: or call 516-674-3007.

Dominican Village
565 Albany Avenue, Amityville

At Dominican Village, an independent retirement community, residents enjoy a beautiful environment where they can live active lives imbued with social, cultural and spiritual fulfillment. In the Congregate Housing Program, residents have their own spacious apartments decorated to their own tastes, with a fully-equipped kitchen, bath, A/C, cable television and much more. They receive one meal per day in a beautifully appointed dining room. Those in the Enriched Housing Program receive a full meal plan, along with personalized services such as med reminders, if applicable. Whichever program you qualify for, Dominican Village offers a rich array of activities and outings, including life-long learning, exercise classes and Internet access. Health-related services are offered on site by Good Samaritan Hospital. Private apartments, warm neighbors, community facilities - it's an ideal place to call home in your senior years.

Skyline Commons
Jamaica, Queens

A new concept in senior living is coming to Jamaica, Queens. Opening in little more than two years, Skyline Commons, a continuing care retirement community, will offer residents, ages 62+, a vibrant, cosmopolitan lifestyle, spacious apartments, services and amenities found in luxury hotels, plus on-site long-term care. Over 65 of the 143 apartments have already been reserved. Skyline Commons provides residents with a choice of dining venues, cocktail lounge, theatre/performance center, day spa/salon, state-of-the-art fitness club and computer lab/business center. The daily tasks of housekeeping, cooking and home maintenance are taken care of by the Skyline Commons staff. For added assurance, the Lifecare Plan provides supportive, Enriched Housing (assisted living) and nursing care on-site, at no additional cost. To learn more, call 718-820-0818.

Flushing House
38-20 Bowne St., Flushing

Flushing House was one of the first to offer older adults, “independent living” coupled with supportive services on premises. Our 12-story, 319-unit residence was designed with active seniors in mind - those who can live independently - providing they can access services to lessen the burden of maintaining their own apartments. A range of services are offered to assist with daily living, including restaurant-style dining (three meals daily); weekly housekeeping and linen exchange; concierge services and 24-hour security with emergency intercoms in all apartments. At Flushing House, a social life is important. Residents enjoy arts and crafts, concerts, movies, game nights, a fitness center, two bus trips weekly and much more. An affordable monthly rent covers studios and one-bedroom apartments. Learn more at

Somerset Gardens
150 Sunnyside Blvd., Plainview

Today, getting old can be considered an obstacle. At Somerset Gardens our mission is to provide confidence and safety, while ensuring independence and dignity in everything that we do. Our warm, home-like environment strives to maintain the well being of our residents while enhancing their social and physical character daily. Somerset Gardens combines the comforts of home with outstanding senior care options. Days are filled with a variety of activities that, in addition to stimulating physical fitness, also make for a busy social calendar. At Somerset Gardens we do not view getting old as an obstacle, but rather an opportunity to enjoy, experience, and live a quality of life. Please visit, tour our newly renovated senior community and remember to ask about options available from the Veterans Association.

Harbor House Oyster Bay Senior Campus
150 South Street, Oyster Bay

In the North Shore's beautiful town of Oyster Bay, older adults have found a place to truly call home. Oyster Bay Senior Campus provides two options: The Oyster Bay Manor Senior Residence offers care to those who may need more medical management than offered at a typical senior residence, but less than a nursing home. For those coping with memory impairment, Harbor House Assisted Living is the only facility on Long Island specifically geared for dementia care. At Harbor House, residents are placed according to their cognition level, not according to their custodial needs. That allows the caring staff to create programs tailored to their abilities, not their disabilities. Residents of both facilities are treated like extended family, offered wonderful meals, companionship and warmth as they live out their golden years in comfort and dignity.

St. Johnland Nursing Center
395 Sunken Meadow Road, Kings Park

St. Johnland Nursing Center has been proudly serving the community on its 100-acre campus for 140 years. St. Johnland is a premier provider on Long Island of skilled nursing care with specialties in Alzheimer's/dementia care, head injury rehabilitation, adult day care, home health care and subacute care. With rehabilitation suites on each specialty unit, a formal dining room with fireplace, a stately library, and outdoor courtyards, residents enjoy state-of-the-art health care in a beautiful and elegant environment. Their skilled team of health care professionals use technologically advanced rehab equipment and an extensive in-house pharmacy to assure residents the finest medical and nursing care possible. For more information or to schedule a tour, please log on to or call Sharon Rogers, Director of Admissions, at 631-269-5800.

Huntington Terrace
70 Pinelawn Road, Melville

Today's seniors are ready to celebrate the best years of their lives. Enjoy the opportunities at Huntington Terrace's resort-like environment … a sense of community, fine food, security, activities, housekeeping and transportation … all the qualities of a catered lifestyle. Three distinctive communities are available at Huntington Terrace. The Highlands offers independent living, while the Gardens Assisted Living and LifeScenes at the Courtyard provide levels of care for daily living. The Gardens is licensed by the New York State Department of Health as Enriched Housing; LifeScenes, the memory-care area, is licensed as an Adult Home. The property features beautifully landscaped grounds, luxurious apartments, exercise rooms, elegant lounges and cafes. Huntington Terrace recognizes the importance of future transitions from one residential setting to another. The staff works graciously with families to address their needs professionally and confidentially.

Sterling Glen Senior Living

Sterling Glen Senior Living is a leading provider of luxury senior housing options throughout the New York metropolitan area, Connecticut and Philadelphia. The residences include independent, supportive and assisted living; services for the memory impaired; and Sterling Glen Care at Home, a New York-licensed home care services agency. Each Sterling Glen residence offers studio and one-and two-bedroom apartment-rental options. Plus, a full complement of resort-style services and amenities, including weekly housekeeping and flat linen service, and gourmet cuisine served in a fine dining restaurant. Other amenities include state-of-the-art fitness centers, conference centers, libraries, lounges, card rooms, hair salon/barber shops, computer centers, and regularly scheduled transportation to local shopping, social events and medical appointments. For information about Sterling Glen residences, call toll-free 877-378-4020 or visit

Jefferson Ferry's Harbor Village at Mt. Sinai

Due to the success of Jefferson's Ferry Retirement Community in South Setauket, another building to serve seniors is underway. Lifecare Community - Harbor Village at Mt. Sinai is a not-for-profit community, sponsored by Mather Hospital. Refundable deposits are being accepted from individuals 62 and better who desire to live in an active retirement setting. Residents pay a one-time, 90 percent refundable entrance fee, entitling them to residency for life and access to a range of amenities and services. On-campus Enriched Housing and Nursing will be offered for residents whose health needs may change, giving them peace of mind knowing that a helping hand is there. Completion of this 186-apartment complex is scheduled for 2008-2009. Call 631-650-2680 for details or to attend an informative luncheon.

Sunrise Senior Living Residences

At Sunrise Senior Living our mission is to champion the quality of life for all seniors. It has been our mission for 25 years, and it's the reason Sunrise Senior Living is one of the nation's premier providers for seniors. Life is what you make it. At Sunrise, we believe no two people are alike - we understand that the care each senior requires is never exactly the same. We call this our resident-centered approach to living. It begins with the senior and his or her needs. It results in choices - choices about day-to-day living. In this way, we help maintain the independence and dignity of our residents. For a FREE online newsletter and information about our Long Island and nationwide locations,

Jefferson's Ferry
Wireless Road and Route 347, South Setauket

Jefferson's Ferry, located on Wireless Road and Route 347 in South Setauket is a premier, not-for-profit, continuing care retirement community. The community is geared to individuals ages 62 and older who desire to live in an active retirement setting, while planning ahead for their housing and health care needs throughout the aging process. There are 220 luxury apartments and 28 cottages along with a wide range of services and amenities. The Bove Health Center provides 60 enriched housing apartments and 60 skilled nursing beds. Our residents are protected from the high costs of health care and can access our Health Center, as needed, at no additional cost. Call 631-650-2600 for more information or to attend one of our upcoming luncheons.


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Coach Realtors
Corporate Headquarters
66 Gilbert Street, Northport

Coach Realtors' service-oriented, professional approach to residential brokerage has a heritage dating back over five decades. Today, Coach Realtors is the largest independent real estate company on Long Island, with over 500 sales associates and 18 office locations. “The key to our success lies not only in our experience and superior qualifications, but in our ability to accommodate the special requirements of each client,” says Lawrence P. Finn, who, along with his wife Georgianna, own Coach. “I'm proud to say that our salespeople are among the most talented and dynamically creative people in the industry.” Coach Realtors offers over 60 sales associates with the Senior Real Estate Specialist (SRES) designation and is a member of both Who's Who in Luxury Real Estate and Christie's Great Estates, a division of the world famous auction house.

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