- 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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Dad loves it herereviewed on: 01/18/2016 by Anonymous
This property is great. I love New York so i feel like its in the perfect setting.
Drove by on Saturday June 1...reviewed on: 06/03/2013 by A Place For Mom Customer
Drove by on Saturday June 1 and spoke with receptionist. Looks OK.
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.
A great placereviewed on: 08/23/2017 by Anonymous
This staff was quick to help us get mom into this community. She likes the food and she has even gained weight. She has the freedom to move around. The community feels like senior community and... Read the full review.
This is a lovely residence. The staff...reviewed on: 09/21/2013 by Linda
This is a lovely residence. The staff are very caring and engaged with the residents. Many activities and flexible approach to supporting residents with their interests. They take those... Read the full review.