- 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 Bedrooms
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 Fee
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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|City||Distance||Number of Facilities||Average 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|
|Far Rockaway||9 miles||1||N/A|
General Pricing Information for Kew Gardens Assisted Living
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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
Nice looking place, working well so farreviewed on: 09/17/2014 by Loved one
They're doing a great job at The Homestead so far, we'd give them high marks across the board. It's a nice looking place, it is clean, and the staff are all very friendly.
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.
I had to find a place for my mother quite quickly as she had a fall and could no longer live on her own. I also live overseas and had limited time to organise everything. The Homestead was the... Read the full review.
Good care for my unclereviewed on: 12/22/2016 by Anonymous
My Uncle is doing well here at this community. The staff are very helpful and have been able to help him progress in areas The community is clean and well maintained. He likes most of the meals,... Read the full review.