It’s Your Time To Thrive.
Why choose independent living at our Life Care Community? Because we think you deserve a retirement lifestyle that makes it possible to live at your best; to enjoy new, purposeful and fun experiences; and to be part of a community filled with interesting, caring people to share it all with.
Our well-designed senior apartments come with numerous options in a variety of floor plans – one that’s sure to fit your lifestyle and your budget. A built-in neighborhood of friends – most from the Toms River, Lakewood and Brick Township areas – is just outside your door. Plentiful services and amenities are always at your fingertips. Plus, you can take day trips around Monmouth and Ocean counties.
The Life Care Difference
Harrogate is a retirement community that offers Life Care contracts. Life Care is a plan that offers access to our on-site continuum of care that includes skilled nursing and rehabilitation. And you get this priceless security at a predictable, affordable rate – for life.
Just walking around here, I think you’ll get the feeling it’s a good place. It’s calming, it’s nice, and everyone is concerned about everybody else.
Our Health & Wellness Navigation gives our senior residents the benefit of receiving health care right in their Harrogate apartment. These services are a great way to age in place in your independent living apartment and navigate any medical challenges that may lie ahead.
Life at Harrogate
With Independent Living at Harrogate, you can look forward to an extraordinary lifestyle filled with ease, choice, and opportunity. From delectable chef-prepared dining to professional fitness and wellness programs, social events, clubs, and committees, you’ll find yourself feeling more content, relaxed, and confident. You’ll have more time and energy to enjoy exciting new adventures with like-minded friends and neighbors. With access to skilled nursing, rehabilitation, and on-site health care at a predictable cost, you’ll have everything you need to be your best self. Whether you choose to stay busy or relax with family and friends, you’ll love the freedom and choice that Harrogate provides.
Frequently Asked Questions
There’s a lot to think about when planning your move. Here are some of the questions we get asked the most
Instead of supporting the activities of daily living, an independent living community is designed to free older adults from the burdens of owning and maintaining a home. Life at Harrogate is maintenance-free and offers an array of services designed to make life easier for seniors so residents can participate in our robust calendar of daily events, find new passions, and spend more time with friends, family, and grandchildren.
The cost of independent living at Harrogate depends on your apartment. Our monthly fee includes maintenance, repairs, yard care, snow removal, and trash pickup. Life-enrichment activities and wellness programs, meal plan options, transportation, and housekeeping are also covered by the monthly fee.
Regardless of where you live on campus, Harrogate is your home for life. That’s guaranteed by your entrance fee. If you do need home health care or skilled nursing, you don’t have to leave Harrogate to get care. You have priority access to that care at manageable, predictable, lower than-market monthly rates. Again, all is guaranteed by your entrance fee.
No. Our maintenance staff takes care of everything inside and out. And we mean everything!
Yes. We offer comprehensive home health care services at Harrogate.
Not only do we accept them – we also welcome them! In fact, we have an on-site dog park and a 52-acre campus with walking trails that are perfect for your four-legged best friend.
Certainly. For your added convenience, we offer transportation to shopping, doctor appointments, churches/synagogues, and other destinations around Ocean and Monmouth counties.
Yes, our “Preferred Dining Choice Plan” delivers an exceptional dining experience by offering residents the freedom to purchase dining and retail options that best suit their individual lifestyles. It provides the most flexibility and value. Your monthly service fee provides for a monthly balance of dining points that can be spent in any of our three dining venues.
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