Jefferson's Ferry

Continuing Care Retirement Community in Centereach, NY

Offers  and

Suburban setting
Access to the outdoors
A Lifestyle for a Lifetime Your life, your way. Step into a welcoming world where you'll find everything you need to design the retirement lifestyle you've always pictured. At Jefferson's Ferry, you'll join an inviting, close-knit community of active adults where you'll feel right at home. At Jefferson's Ferry, you're free to live your dreams without the burden of home maintenance or worries about the high cost of long-term health care. Should the need arise, you have access to top-quality health services right on campus, for as long as you need them at no additional cost. Jefferson's Ferry, a not-for-profit, full-service Lifecare Retirement Community sponsored by Mather Health System, opened in 2001. This long-standing and valued relationship with one of Long Island's most trusted health care organizations assures continued interaction with local leaders dedicated to providing living options and progressive health care services, that enable resident's peace of mind in a secure and active residential environment. Jefferson's Ferry, Long Island's first Lifecare Retirement Community, has won numerous awards for overall excellence and our organization-wide focus on wellness include Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging's Promising Practices Award for its innovative "Embraceable You" program. Jefferson's Ferry is ideally located for those who value the charming communities of central Long Island. The Old Setauket Historic District, Greenway Trail Bike Path and picturesque towns of Port Jefferson and Stony Brook are nearby. The community is within easy driving distance of elegant dining venues, quaint shops and the renowned Stony Brook University. The Long Island wine country and the beautiful beaches of the Hamptons, Sag Harbor and Montauk are within easy reach. At the same time, New York City's urban excitement, shopping, world-class culture and entertainment await you only 55 miles away. Train and ferry services and Macarthur Airport are conveniently located near the community. We are also only minutes from three highly regarded hospitals, including John T. Mather Memorial Hospital. Independent Living At Jefferson's Ferry, you'll enjoy graceful living in a charming, peaceful setting. Spacious residences are set among well-manicured lawns and lush landscaping that take full advantage of our beautiful natural space. Walk or bike ride around the pond on our walking trails and enjoy the waterfalls and other outdoor activity areas. You can take a swim, dine with friends in our waterside dining room, grab something to go in Karen's Café, watch a movie or just read a great book in the library. Opportunities abound, whether you want to fill your day with activity and excitement or just relax.

Pricing Summary

Pricing can vary greatly depending on the accomodations you choose and the level of assistance you require, if any. Contact us to find out more.

Base Fee
$3,343 - $7,102 per month
Entrance/Community Fee
$208,700 - $899,900

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
Detached HomesApartments
Bedrooms
3 BedroomsStudios1 Bedrooms2 Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2 Bathrooms1 Bathroom

Available Features

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

Layouts

Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
Studio
Bathrooms
1 Bathroom
Area
550 ft²
Bathtub
Fireplace
Individual climate control
Kitchenette
Private outdoor space
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
1 Bedroom
Bathrooms
2 Bathrooms
Area
925 ft²
Bathtub
Den/extra room
Fireplace
Individual climate control
Kitchenette
Private outdoor space
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
1 Bedroom
Bathrooms
1 Bathroom
Area
700 ft²
Bathtub
Fireplace
Individual climate control
Kitchenette
Private outdoor space
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
2 Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2 Bathrooms
Area
1,050 ft²
Bathtub
Fireplace
Individual climate control
Kitchenette
Private outdoor space
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
2 Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2 Bathrooms
Area
1,225 ft²
Bathtub
Fireplace
Individual climate control
Kitchenette
Private outdoor space
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
2 Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2½ Bathrooms
Area
1,400 ft²
Bathtub
Den/extra room
Fireplace
Individual climate control
Kitchenette
Private outdoor space
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Detached Home
Bedrooms
2 Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2 Bathrooms
Area
1,600 ft²
Bathtub
Fireplace
Individual climate control
Kitchenette
Private outdoor space
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Detached Home
Bedrooms
3 Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2 Bathrooms
Area
2,000 ft²
Bathtub
Fireplace
Individual climate control
Kitchenette
Private outdoor space
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer

Available Layout Options

Base Monthly Fee
$3,343 - $7,102 per month
Entrance/Community Fee
$208,700 - $899,900
Unit type
ApartmentDetached Home
Bedrooms
Studio1 Bedroom2 Bedrooms
Bathtub
Custom renovations available
Dedicated parking
Den/extra room
Dishwasher
Fireplace
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.

Visiting Specialists

Audiologist
Dietician

Special Care

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

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

Sample Menus

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

Hairdresser/barber
Housekeeping
Linen service
Manicurist
Personal training
Pharmacy services
WiFi included
WiFi in common areas

Parking & Transportation

Car/shuttle service
Parking available
Scheduled transportation
Transportation arrangement

Security

Emergency alert pendants
Full-time security staff
Gated community
In-room emergency call system
Security 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.

Creative & Artistic

Arts & crafts
Gardening
Knitting/crocheting
Photography
Singing/choir
Woodworking

Fitness & Exercise

Aquatics/water aerobics
Balance/stability
Bocce ball
Chair exercise
Dancing
Lawn games
Pilates
Ping pong
Strength training
Stretching
Tai chi
Walking club
Yoga
Zumba

Games & Trivia

Billiards/pool
Bridge
Card games
Mahjong
Party games
Poker
Trivia/brain games

Lifelong Learning

Art classes
Computer classes
Current events
Discussion groups
Language classes
Lectures/classes
Music/art appreciation

Religious & Spiritual

Catholic mass/communion
Christian services
Episcopal services
Non-denominational services
Rosary group
Shabbat services
Transportation to church

Social & Entertainment

Charity/outreach
Civic engagement
Happy/social Hour
Live music/entertainment
Movies
Multicultural activities

Trips & Outings

Mall trips
Museums/art galleries
Music performances/concerts
Restaurants
Shopping/errands
Theater/performing arts

Sample Calendars

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

Arts & crafts room
Bank
Bar/pub
Billiards/pool table
Cafe/bistro
Computer room/area
Game/card room
Beauty salon/barber
Library
Lounge/community room
Meditation/prayer room
Private dining room
Restaurant
Stage/theater
Store
Wellness center
Woodworking shop

Outdoor Amenities

Walking paths
Biking trails
Garden
Gazebo
Outdoor grill
Outdoor dining area

Fitness Facilities

Fitness center
Indoor pool
Outdoor putting area
Bocce ball court
Shuffleboard court