Senior Living Options

Senior Living Options Across New Jersey

The warmth of our community, the quality of our care, and the dedication and training of our staff are what makes living with us special. United Methodist Communities offers the full range of Senior Living Services in multiple locations across New Jersey.

Below is a look at all the services we offer and the specific communities that offer them. And remember that you only pay for services you actually use. At United Methodist Communities, our “aging in place” program insures you will never be forced to move to get additional services when living in one of our full service or continuing care retirement communities.

Community Location CCRC Indep. Living Assisted Living Long Term Care Memory Care Respite Rehab Hospice Senior Housing
Full Service Communities
Collingswood Collingswood NJ No Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes No
Bristol Glen Newton NJ Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
The Shores Ocean City No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Pitman Pitman NJ No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Affordable Senior Housing Communities
Bishop Taylor East Orange NJ No Yes No No No No No No Yes
PineRidge of Montclair Montclair NJ No Yes No No No No No No Yes
Wesley By The Bay Ocean City NJ No Yes No No No No No No Yes
Covenant Place Plainfield NJ No Yes No No No No No No Yes
The Wesleyan Red Bank NJ No Yes No No No No No No Yes
Community Location
Full Service Communities
Collingswood Collingswood NJ
Bristol Glen Newton NJ
The Shores Ocean City
Pitman Pitman NJ
Affordable Senior Housing Communities
Bishop Taylor East Orange NJ
PineRidge of Montclair Montclair NJ
Wesley By The Bay Ocean City NJ
Covenant Place Plainfield NJ
The Wesleyan Red Bank NJ

Assisted Living

Assisted living brings professional care into residents’ apartments, enhancing dignity, choice, independence, stability and privacy. United Methodist Communities believes residents should remain in their apartments and secure support services, even as needs change. This customized solution perfectly suits people who wish to live independently, but don’t yet require skilled nursing.

Residents who need assistance with one or more basic activities of daily living, such as bathing, eating, dressing, ambulating and other personal and healthcare services, are appropriate for assisted living.

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Tapestries Memory Support

Tapestries Memory Support accommodates older adults with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. While each resident has a dedicated studio apartment, daily life largely occurs in the spacious common areas. Daily tasks and routines revolve around an every day household setting. Because residents’ show a wide range of capabilities and aptitude, customized programs engage each one as appropriate. This encourages active participation, skill maintenance and prolongs independence for as long as possible.

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Respite Services

United Methodist Communities offers respite, which allows caregivers beneficial opportunities for rest, managing other demands, taking a break or vacation, and otherwise balancing work and family life.  Also, it can yield time to investigate senior living options for loved ones or a trial residency before making a decision. Respite offers a safe environment for medically stable individuals following an illness, hospitalization or short-term rehabilitation.

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Long Term Care (Nursing Home Services)

Long-term care, also known as skilled nursing, comprises the highest care level, and may be required on a temporary or permanent basis. This setting offers treatment from licensed nurses 24 hours a day and is appropriate for individuals with complex and potentially serious medical conditions, rapidly changing health status or persistent health issues. Treatment may include wound dressing, rehabilitation, tube feeding and more.

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Short Term Rehab

Consistent with UMC’s innovative service to seniors, short-term rehabilitation represents the perfect intersection of healthcare, long-term care and technology. Housed in the skilled nursing residences to enable close monitoring, the customized and therapeutic tools most effectively restore function, achieving the best possible gains. Complemented by the environment and personnel, we can successfully treat even seniors with multiple and complex health conditions. Medicare and private health insurance plans are accepted for short-term rehab.

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Bridges Hospice

Bridges offers an alternate option to people who are unable or prefer not to receive hospice at home. Care and support from a skilled, compassionate multi-disciplinary team of health professionals assist people to live out their last days with dignity and comfort. Their expertise includes advanced, traditional and alternative therapies; expert 24-hour nursing oversight; medication management; certified caregivers; emotional and spiritual support; personal services; and palliative care for symptom management and pain control. Located in a private assisted living neighborhood, custom designed apartments and thoughtful amenities, complement the environment.

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Affordable Housing

The United Methodist Communities has built five campuses throughout the state to serve senior men and woman who qualify under the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development income limits. Affordable Housing offers apartment-style living with community rooms for activities, emergency pull-cords, live-in superintendents, parking and a full-time staff.

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