Able and capable seniors can maintain their lifestyle in our Independent Living Facility. For those residents requiring extra assistance, our Assisted Living Facility can mean renewed determination to enjoy life, without fear or anxiety. Finally, for some there is no substitute for full-service nursing care. We offer all of these services and more. As a home with spiritual roots, Norwegian Christian Home and Health Center is "Bound by Our Mission: To Care."
INDEPENDENT LIVING FACILITY
This is an ideal residence for those who desire independent living in an environment dedicated to their welfare, and those from Brooklyn can enjoy familiar surroundings and the close proximity of family and friends. Public areas include a beautifully decorated atrium with fireplace, outdoor gardens with ponds and a gazebo, and a comfortable environment to relax and contemplate.
Residents enjoy three quality meals a day served in a formal dining room, prepared to meet their dietary. All units are equipped to summon aid if needed, and residents are monitored to ascertain their overall welfare. Basic satellite TV, telephone, laundry and housekeeping are included.
Prospective residents and their caregivers are invited to contact our Admissions Coordinator who will answer any questions and schedule a tour.
ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY
This is a New York State-licensed Medicaid or private pay program, situated in the region’s newest facility. Residents enjoy delicious meals, social programs that keep minds and bodies active, and privacy as they wish. Professional health care staff oversee the administration of medications and therapies, and also monitor nutritional intake and general physical indications of all residents. Staff is also on alert 24 hours a day for more acute health care needs.
Residents may receive visitors, sponsor special events, attend enrichment classes, participate in group activities and outings and may sign themselves out for excursions with competent escorts.
For those for whom ordinary housekeeping is a challenge, assistance is available.
SKILLED NURSING FACILITY
Our attention to the residents help loved ones rest assured that the very best care is being provided in the best possible environment.
Around-the-clock medical care and services are coordinated from a centrally located nursing station. Our nursing facility includes two respite beds, and all rooms are provided with jacks for satellite TV, telephones, security and safety devices.
Standard services include housekeeping, laundry service, three delicious meals daily, which are tailored to individual dietary needs, pastoral care and elective group activities. Professional dental care and beauticians are available for a fee, as is daily newspaper delivery.
We approach full-service nursing as an essential component of the mission that binds us: To Care.
ACCREDITATION AND CERTIFICATIONS
We strive to adhere to stringent guidelines of health care excellence, and have been approved by our industry’s leading service organizations:
Licensed by the New York State Department of Health and the New York State Department of Social Services
Member of the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging
Member of the New York Association of Homes and Services for the Aging
Member of the Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies
Approved for Medicare and Medicaid