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Located about one hour east of New York City, Plainview offers retirees quiet suburban living and easy access to some of the most beautiful beaches on Long Island. Plainview was rated #16 in Niche’s “Best Suburbs to Live in New York” partly due to its large senior population. Of the city’s 27,100 residents, 20% of them are seniors aged 65 and up.
Nature-loving seniors can relax in the great outdoors at one of Plainview’s community parks featuring picnic areas, tennis courts and ice skating rinks open during the winter months. Excellent medical care is just minutes away at Plainview Hospital, which was rated as “High Performing” in diabetes, heart failure and stroke treatment by U.S. News and World Report. Plainview’s property and violent crime rates are far below average, making it safer than 79% of cities nationwide. Winters in Plainview can be snowy and cold, but summers are generally mild, with an average high temperature of 83 degrees in July.
The average cost of assisted living in Plainview is $5,991 per month, although this varies depending on the facility and amenities provided. This is higher than the New York average of $4,800 but more affordable than what seniors pay in neighboring Massachusetts ($6,085), Connecticut ($6,300) and New Jersey ($6,650).
Note: Information for Plainview was not available, so data from the nearest city, New York, was used.
Check out our list of the top 10 assisted living facilities in Plainview to compare communities and find the ideal match for you.
Somerset Gardens Senior Living
Conveniently located just minutes from the Long Island Expressway, Somerset Gardens offers seniors cozy apartments with outdoor terraces, delicious restaurant-style dining and a fully packed schedule of fun activities every day. Residents can enjoy a game of bocce ball on the large courtyard or relax with a book from the well-stocked community library. Somerset Gardens makes life easier for seniors with on-site physical therapy, spiritual services and a beauty and barber salon. Scheduled transportation is provided to local events and attractions in the Plainview area.
Sunrise of Plainview
Sunrise of Plainview is an assisted living and memory care community that provides quick access to restaurants, shops, museums and parks, so seniors don't have to travel far to find plenty of things to do. Plainview Hospital and several other medical facilities are only minutes away, too. The property features lush gardens and an outdoor patio where seniors can enjoy the fresh air with family and friends. Sunrise offers book clubs, volunteer opportunities, dance lessons and tailored fitness classes to help retirees stay active as they age.
Christian Fellowship House
Christian Fellowship House offers warm and friendly assisted living services in a home-like, bed-and-breakfast style setting. The facility is tucked away on 10 acres of rolling hills with scenic views of horses grazing in the pastures nearby. It's located close to Pine Hollow Country Club and Long Island Sound, where residents can enjoy boating and fishing in the bay. Residents can take part in painting classes, group dances, bingo and holiday events throughout the year. Service includes 24/7 live-in staff, daily housekeeping and meals prepared to accommodate special dietary needs.
Sunrise of East Meadow
Sunrise of East Meadow is located near a variety of restaurants, Nassau University Medical Center and 930-acre Eisenhower Park, as well as several theaters where seniors can enjoy live performances and cultural events. Long Island Railroad (LIRR) train stations at Westbury and Carle Place are also minutes away, and transportation is provided to medical appointments, stores and other destinations throughout the area. Sunrise of East Meadow hosts cooking classes for residents and support groups aimed at helping seniors navigate life changes and challenges in their golden years.
Dominican Village is centrally located between Southern State Parkway and Sunrise Highway, giving residents fast access to medical clinics, popular restaurants, parks and major stores. Its assisted living accommodations include spacious studio apartments, housekeeping services and an on-site medical suite providing skilled nursing services. The facility is set on 13 sprawling acres with flowering gardens, patio areas and walking trails. Seniors receive up to three meals per day served in an elegant restaurant-style dining room. We included Dominican Village in this list because of its award-winning commitment to providing high-quality care.
Sunrise of Dix Hills
Assisted living at Sunrise of Dix Hills features restaurant-quality meals, Victorian-style apartments and enclosed gardens with manicured walking trails. This facility is situated close to Northern State Parkway and just 20 minutes from the Heckscher Museum of Art and Cold Spring Harbor. Skilled nurses are available 24 hours a day, and additional medical care is provided by visiting physical therapists, physicians, radiologists and podiatrists. Residents can enjoy an exciting game of bocce ball, get creative with painting classes or just relax and take in the view from the wide-open wraparound porch. Other amenities include a beauty parlor, barbershop, community bistro and private dining area for special events.
Sunrise Senior Living of Huntington
Sunrise of Huntington provides ample opportunities for seniors to stay active and explore the outdoors at one of the city's nature preserves and large parks. It's located close to several country clubs and golf courses, and scenic Oyster Bay is just a short trip away. Nearby Huntington LIRR station provides direct transportation to Manhattan. Meals at Sunrise are prepared with fresh, seasonal ingredients by the facility's dedicated chef. Sunrise of Huntington is pet-friendly and offers a variety of accommodations, from private suites to shared apartments with room for guests. Activities include book readings, movies, crafts and exercise classes.
Orchard Estate of Woodbury
Located between Long Island Expressway and Northern State Parkway, Orchard Estate of Woodbury is within close distance of several country clubs and gyms, which can make it an appealing option for retirees who like staying active in their golden years. Syosset Hospital and other health care providers are less than 10 minutes away. Orchard Estate features a modern aesthetic with beautifully decorated rooms and a variety of floor plans to choose from. Concierge services provided include weekly housekeeping, laundry and transportation scheduling. We included Orchard Estate of Woodbury in this list for its award-winning chefs, creative meals and appealing dining plans.
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The Bristal Assisted Living at East Meadow
The Bristal at East Meadow is located minutes away from Nassau University Medical Center and across the street from Eisenhower Park, where seniors can play softball, go golfing or enjoy a live performance at the Harry Chapin Lakeside Theater. 24-hour security and an emergency response system in every apartment gives residents and their loved ones peace of mind. The activities center offers plenty of options for things to do, including billiards, book readings, movies and creative arts. Fresh meals are served three times per day in a luxurious country club setting; private dining areas are also available for visitors and special events.
The Bristal Assisted Living at Westbury
The Bristal at Westbury sits just across the road from the north end of Eisenhower Park and a few blocks from The Gallery at Westbury Plaza, which features a wide selection of restaurants, shops and the AMC Roosevelt movie theater. Carle Place LIRR station is a short walk from the facility and can take residents directly into the heart of New York City. Seniors can choose from a friendship suite, studio or one-bedroom apartment, all of which come with daily housekeeping services and a one-press emergency response unit. For fun, The Bristal at Westbury provides live entertainment, organized social activities and a recreational center where residents can play pool or practice their swing on the putting green.