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Castle Senior Living at Forest Hills

108-25 Horace Harding Expressway
Forest Hills, NY 11368
(718) 760-4600
Fax: (718) 592-1808
Services Offered:
Assisted Living, Home Health Care, Home Care, Medical Equipment
Castle Senior Living at Forest Hills serves Queens County, NY
  • Assisted Living
  • Licenses
  • Assisted Living
  • Eligibility
    Highlights
    Situated conveniently at the crossroads of Grand Central Parkway, Long Island Expressway, and the Van Wyck Expressway, our private and semi-private luxury apartments offer 120 residents the opportunity to live with dignity, independence, and respect in a community setting with professional supportive services tailored to meet your individual needs. Geriatric professionals of all disciplines provide compassionate uncompromising quality care. Each resident participates in the development of their own specific care plan. The Recreation staff strongly encourage our residents to participate in creating new and exciting activity programs which increase stimulation and socialization.
    All genders welcome
    Age 65 and over
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 24 hours a day
    Physician care by routine visit
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Foot care
    Medication management
    Care Services
    Dental care
    Eye care
    Hospice
    Mental health counseling
    Occupational therapy
    Physical therapy
    Residents may contract with an outside agency to bring in services
    Behavioral Support Offered for Residents Who...
    Become disoriented
    Need prompting for their personal care
    Diabetes Management Care
    Diet
    Oral medication
    Self-administered insulin injection
    Staff-administered insulin injection
    Health Condition Care
    Arthritis
    Asthma
    Broken bones
    Cancer
    Depression
    Developmental disabilities
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Memory loss
    Monitored intake of foods and liquids
    Osteoporosis
    Parkinson's disease
    Staff certifications and training:
    Frequent staff training for HHA’s. Licensed by NYC Department of Health. Certified caseworker from DOH.
    Memory Care
    There is a dedicated area for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents
    Stages of Alzheimer's Progression Accepted
    Stage 1: no impairment
    Stage 2: very mild decline
    Stage 3: mild decline
    Stage 4: moderate decline
    Stage 5: moderate, mid-stage
    Services for Alzheimer's or Dementia Residents
    Family members able to join at mealtime
    Family members able to participate in care plan
    Specially trained staff
    Safe wandering areas
    Regular assessments by interdisciplinary staff
    Environment that is easy to navigate
    Daily planned recreational and social activities
    Activities tailored to residents' abilities
    Diminished abilities or stage of disease that would result in a transfer or discharge:
    Moderately severe Alzheimer’s to severe late stage will result in discharge.
    Special care programs offered for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents:
    We provide a program specifically designed to meet the needs of individuals affected by Alzheimer’s disease and related memory impairment, offering individualized care in a warm, safe environment. We are dedicated to helping each resident achieve an optimal level of wellness and fulfillment. Our approach provides 24-hour supervision and structure while reinforcing each individual’s ability and autonomy. The members of our staff are compassionate, well-trained and experienced professionals. Our ongoing workshops are designed to support our caregivers and sensitize them to all aspects of Alzheimer’s and memory impairment.
    Living Space Options
    Studio or efficiency apartments
    Minimum cost: $2900
    Maximum cost: $3100
    Billed per month
    One bedroom apartments
    Minimum cost: $4000
    Billed per month
    Shared bedrooms with shared bathrooms
    Minimum cost: $1125
    Maximum cost: $2000
    Billed per month
    Accommodations
    No pets allowed
    Smoking accommodations are provided
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    24 hour controlled access
    24 hour up and awake night staff
    Emergency in-room call system
    Fire sprinkler system
    Fully fenced and gated facility
    New staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Access to public transportation
    Transportation provided by facility
    Resident parking
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Cable hook up
    Climate control or thermostat
    Microwave
    Private telephone line
    Walk-in shower
    Community
    Opened in:
    1996
    Number of residents: 20
    Dietary Options
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Vegetarian meals
    Kosher meals available
    Meals Provided
    Breakfast
    Lunch
    Dinner
    Snacks
    Dining Styles
    Restaurant style
    Primary pharmaceutical service:
    ChemRx
    On-Site Services
    Activity director
    Beautician and/or barber
    Gardening
    Guest dining
    Housekeeping
    Laundry room(s)
    Laundry service
    Library
    Maintenance director
    TV, media room, or theater
    Languages Spoken by Staff
    English
    Dutch
    French
    Russian
    Spanish
    Tagalog
    Other recreational activities:
    Onsite Catholic Nuns, Priest, Pastor, Rabbi, Bingo daily, outings three times a week, and yoga/exercise.
    Cost
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Long term care insurance
    Medicaid
    Private funds
    Damage or security deposit required
    Damage or security deposit amount: $300
    Licenses
    NY Adult Home
    License No. 590-F-324
    Issued by New York Department of Health
    NY Assisted Living Program
    License No. 590-S-307
    Issued by New York Department of Health
    NY Enriched Housing Program
    License No. 590-S-307
    Issued by New York Department of Health
    NY Home Care Services Agency
    License No. 1592L001
    Issued by New York Department of Health
    NY Enhanced Assisted Living Residence
    Issued by New York Department of Health
    NY Special Needs AL Residence
    Issued by New York Department of Health
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