- The Homestead
82-45 Grenfell Street, Kew Gardens, NY, 11415
Community InformationThe Homestead is an assisted living facility in Kew Gardens, NY. The Homestead offers activities at their location for residents. These activities generally allow residents to maintain healthy lifestyles by encouraging movement and socializing with their peers.
Being able to chat with other residents becomes an important part of many peoples' lives and The Homestead offers common spaces indoors to support that need. The benefit of living in an assisted living community is that making meals can be costly and time consuming process so The Homestead provides meals for residents.
Staff is awake and available 24 hours a day so if any emergencies occur no matter the time, there will be someone ready to help. If a resident needs assistance moving from a bed to a wheelchair, this facility has staff who can help.
Unique Features* Family owned community in a quiet residential area
* Communal, warm, family-like environment - emphasis on "everyone is part of family"
* Stores of all types just around corner; minutes from Queens Boulevard
* Staff goes the extra mile to provide warm and friendly atmosphere
* Three meals (Kosher) and two snacks daily
* Quite large Jewish presence, Rabbi comes in on Friday night and Saturday
* Deacon comes in for services on Sunday
* Deacon and Rabbi both on call 24/7
* World class Activities Director
* Live entertainment four times a week
* Many offsite trips
* Medication management included
The minimum age that a resident may be is 55 years old.
Staffing24-Hour Awake Staff
Facility Care Level
Care Level Percentage Light Care 0% Medium Care 84% Heavy Care 15%
The Homestead prefers that residents need: light care, medium care, heavy care
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
Diabetic residents must be able to manage their own care, including blood sugar tests and insulin injections.
Incontinent residents must be able to manage incontinence themselves.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community can provide standby assistance for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
TransportationProperty Convenient to Busline
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteIndoor Common Areas
Additional info: Glatt Kosher
Activities ProvidedNone specified at this time.
Average Room Pricing at The Homestead
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $3,600 - $4,500 Monthly 1 Bedroom Semi-Private Averages $2,300 - $2,800 Monthly 2 BedroomsDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Estimated Fees at The Homestead
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Respite Fee Buy-In Fee High Care Needs Fee Medium Care Needs Fee Low Care Needs Fee 2nd Person FeeDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
If The Homestead isn't quite what you're looking for, take a look at a few other nearby communities that might be a better match.
|City||Distance||Number of Facilities||Average CostAverage Cost for 1 Bedroom|
|Kew Gardens||0 miles||2||$6,190|
|Forest Hills||1 miles||1||$5,500|
|North Woodmere||7 miles||1||$5,700|
|Great Neck||8 miles||1||$6,440|
General Pricing Information for Kew Gardens Assisted Living
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A great caring placereviewed on: 07/27/2020 by Anonymous
My mother has been a resident for over 5 years now. I live abroad and they make it easy for me to make sure my mom is taken care of. They have honestly gone above and beyond during this Covid... Read the full review.
The New Homesteadreviewed on: 02/27/2016 by Michelle Pounds
This is a place for anyone to be when they retire. First I was so nervous cause I did not know how my mom was going to react at this place and boy oh boy when i got the phone call on the first... Read the full review.
It's been wonderful so far.reviewed on: 10/06/2015 by Anonymous
It's been wonderful so far. We have no complaints at all. The meals are a little on the small side, but that's okay, they are good. We are very happy with them. I would give them a four and a half... Read the full review.
mom or dad will be taken good care of...reviewed on: 08/07/2017 by jerome tyson
first the working people there are the greatest I've seen located in a very nice neighborhood in queens ny my dad is in very excellent hands...thank you
They have communication issuesreviewed on: 12/05/2014 by Anonymous
We've had some issues with The Homestead. The biggest one is how hard it is to communicate with them regarding issues involving your loved one. If you call them to discuss an issue they'll put you... Read the full review.