House of the Good Shepherd

Continuing Care Retirement Community in Hackettstown, NJ

Offers  and

Rural setting
Small
Access to the city
Christian-affiliated
Smoking prohibited
Pet-friendly
The House of the Good Shepherd community shares 15 protected acres of unparalleled beauty and seclusion, woods, wildlife and gardens. Across the street from Hackettstown Medical Center and The Orthopedic Institute of New Jersey. OUR COMMUNITY Life at the House of the Good Shepherd is focused on providing you with choices and opportunities to do what you love, learn what you wish, and embrace life your way. An ideal place to make new friendships, explore new interests and rekindle long-lost hobbies, the House of the Good Shepherd goes well beyond physical support. We are a socially-connected community with experiences to challenge the mind, lift the spirits, revitalize purpose, and nurture the heart. Take a stroll along the river, participate in a group fitness class, pamper yourself in our beauty salon, gather with friends in the Riverside Courtyard, or simply enjoy a savory dinner — the possibilities are endless. Just beyond our campus you will find numerous fine dining establishments, a performing arts center, historical sites, seasonal and cultural events, and shopping. Trade in the chores of home maintenance for the security of a well-deserved retirement. Enjoy all the comforts of home with the added benefits of a friendly, caring staff committed to meeting your needs. The House of the Good Shepherd (the House) is a non -profit, non-sectarian community sponsored by the Episcopal Diocese of Newark. The House provides independent living, comprehensive personal care, assisted living, and skilled nursing care. Established over 125 years ago, the House moved to its present 14 acre site at 798 Willow Grove Street in Hackettstown, Warren County, New Jersey in 1965. The campus contains: 48 independent living units: 15 are cottages, duplexes, and garden apartments on the grounds (referred to as the Village) with the remaining 33 apartments in the main building • 37 comprehensive personal care beds (29 apartments ) 35 assisted living beds (32 apartments) 62 skilled care beds that are all dual-certified for Medicare and Medicaid. Residents have access to a unisex hair salon, concierge store, dining room, cafe and a courtyard overlooking the Musconetcong River, library, chapel, lounges, exercise room, computer room. Independent living residences are located in our main building, and in cottages and a low-rise apartment complex on our grounds. Our neighborhood provides a relaxed, comfortable setting, with easy access to the lush natural surroundings along the Musconetcong River and Stephens State Park. As an independent living resident, you will enjoy the convenience of available restaurant-style dining, housekeeping, laundry, transportation services and much more. With virtually no home maintenance, a variety of social and educational opportunities, and dynamic wellness activities, you can make the most of your retirement. We want to ensure you stay actively engaged in life.

Accomodations

Here are the various types of units available to choose from, subject to availability. There may be more options than what are shown. Contact us to find out more.

Apartment Sizes

Unit type
ApartmentsDetached Homes
Bedrooms
1 Bedrooms2 Bedrooms
Bathrooms
1 Bathroom2 Bathrooms

Available Features

Bathtub
Dedicated parking
Den/extra room
Dishwasher
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Private garage
Private outdoor space
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer

Layouts

Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
1 Bedroom
Bathrooms
1 Bathroom
Area
658 ft²
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
1 Bedroom
Bathrooms
1 Bathroom
Area
744 ft²
Dishwasher
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
1 Bedroom
Bathrooms
1 Bathroom
Area
763 ft²
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
1 Bedroom
Bathrooms
1 Bathroom
Area
716 ft²
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
2 Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2 Bathrooms
Area
1,144 ft²
Bathtub
Dining room/area
Dishwasher
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer

Available Layout Options

Unit type
ApartmentDetached Home
Bedrooms
1 Bedroom2 Bedrooms
Bathtub
Dedicated parking
Den/extra room
Dishwasher
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Private garage
Private outdoor space
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer

Sample Floor Plans

Available Care

Here you will find the types of healthcare, assistance and support offered at this community, some of which may come with an additional cost.

Healthcare Staff

Full-time nurse
Social worker(s)

Special Care

Occupational therapy
Physical therapy
Rehabilitation program
Speech therapy
Wellness program

Dining

Here you will find the style of dining offered at the community, as well as the types of diets they can accomodate. If you have special restrictions, contact us to find out more.

Dining Style

Meal plans/vouchers
Restaurant-style dining
Room service
Meal Plan
One meal per day

Services

Staff and visiting professionals offer a variety of services to make residents lives easier, though some may come with an additional cost or be subject to availability.

Available Services

Private event catering
WiFi included
WiFi in common areas

Parking & Transportation

Car/shuttle service
Parking available
Scheduled transportation
Transportation arrangement

Security

Emergency alert pendants
In-room emergency call system

Activities

Activity calendars speak volumes about the culture of a community. Learn what opportunities there are to socialize, stay fit, be creative, stay engaged, grow spiritually, and more.

Fitness & Exercise

Golf/putting

Social & Entertainment

Men's club

Amenities

Amenities represent the 'bones' of a community: the rooms, facilities, features and infrastructure meant to enhance and enrich the lives of its residents.

Indoor Amenities

ATM
Cafe/bistro
Chapel/worship space
Beauty salon/barber
Library
Lounge/community room
Overnight guest suite
Private dining room
Store

Outdoor Amenities

Courtyard

Fitness Facilities

Fitness center
Outdoor putting area
Shuffleboard court