Lantern Hill

Continuing Care Retirement Community in New Providence, NJ

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Rural setting
Large
Access to the city
Access to the outdoors
Smoking prohibited
Set on 20 wooded acres in Union County, New Jersey, Lantern Hill is a vibrant retirement community for people 62-plus. Here, you’ll enjoy the best of both worlds. Shop the local businesses and boutiques of downtown Summit and Berkeley Heights, or escape to the great outdoors at one of many nearby parks. The New Providence rail station connects you to midtown Manhattan in about 50 minutes. As a continuing care community, we offer independent living, plus on-site assisted living, sub-acute rehabilitation, nursing care, long-term care, and memory care. Distinctive Senior Living in New Providence, NJ Enjoy a vibrant lifestyle at Lantern Hill Our New Providence senior living community is ideally located close to Berkeley Heights and Summit, and just a 50-minute train ride to midtown Manhattan. Boasting 20 acres of green space and elegant, contemporary architecture, Lantern Hill offers an independent way of life—plus peace of mind should your needs ever change. Here, you gain more than just a maintenance-free apartment home; you gain a community filled with extraordinary amenities, friendly neighbors, and exciting new opportunities. The Lantern Hill Story We opened in 2015 to meet Union County’s growing demand for senior living and continuing care. Our first apartment homes sold quickly, and our community continues to grow. Currently, our gated, 20-acre senior living campus includes 161 independent living apartment homes, a central clubhouse, and continuing care residences should your needs ever change. Our dedicated staff totals approximately 200. You can stay up to date on the latest Lantern Hill news by joining our Priority List. Priority List members are the first to hear about special offers, pricing incentives, new apartment homes, and more. Independent Living Many of our residents say they feel even more independent since moving to Lantern Hill. Instead of worrying about house repairs, they can devote more time to friends and family. Instead of scraping ice and shoveling snow, they can sit back, relax, and let Lantern Hill do the work. No matter what the unpredictable New Jersey weather holds, you can swim, exercise, visit the on-site doctor, and even dine with friends at our on-site restaurants. The entire community is connected by glass-enclosed, climate-controlled walkways. Located on 20 beautiful acres, our senior living campus includes beautiful walking paths, gardens, and outdoor social spaces. As an independent living resident, you’ll also have access to the on-site medical center. More Than 30 Years of Experience Lantern Hill is a not-for-profit community by Erickson Living, a network of communities with 30-plus years of experience in the senior living industry. In 1983, Erickson redefined active senior living with the opening of Charlestown, our sister community in Catonsville, MD. More than 22,000 people in 11 states call an Erickson Living retirement community like Lantern Hill home. Our Values and Mission Erickson Living is a business of personal relationships. We strive to create a living and working environment that fosters both personal and professional development. Here are the values that help us achieve our goals: Teamwork to promote great thinking and extraordinary growth opportunities Excellence in everything we do. Respect and caring for our co-workers, our residents, and our community. Integrity, so that we may continue to be the most trusted and respected name in retirement living. Responsibility and ownership of the work we create. Friendliness and enthusiasm in the way we work and interact with each other and those we serve. Diversity of thought, experience and background.

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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
$3,450 - $6,097 per month
Entrance/Community Fee
$363,000 - $907,000

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
Apartments
Bedrooms
1 Bedrooms2 Bedrooms
Bathrooms
1½ Bathrooms2 Bathrooms

Available Features

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

Layouts

Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
1 Bedroom
Bathrooms
1½ Bathrooms
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
1 Bedroom
Bathrooms
1½ Bathrooms
Den/extra room
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
1 Bedroom
Bathrooms
1½ Bathrooms
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Private outdoor space
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
1 Bedroom
Bathrooms
1½ Bathrooms
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Private outdoor space
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
1 Bedroom
Bathrooms
1½ Bathrooms
Den/extra room
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
2 Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2 Bathrooms
Bathtub
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Private outdoor space
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
2 Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2 Bathrooms
Bathtub
Den/extra room
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Private outdoor space
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
2 Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2 Bathrooms
Bathtub
Den/extra room
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
2 Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2 Bathrooms
Bathtub
Den/extra room
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
2 Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2 Bathrooms
Bathtub
Den/extra room
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
2 Bedrooms
Bathrooms
2½ Bathrooms
Bathtub
Den/extra room
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Walk-in closet
Washer/dryer

Available Layout Options

Base Monthly Fee
$3,450 - $6,097 per month
Entrance/Community Fee
$363,000 - $907,000
Unit type
Apartment
Bedrooms
1 Bedroom2 Bedrooms
Bathtub
Custom renovations available
Dishwasher
Full kitchen
Individual climate control
Washer/dryer

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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 doctor
Full-time nurse
Full-time nurse (24/7)

Special Care

Occupational therapy
Physical therapy
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

Dining available all day
Gourmet dining
Restaurant-style dining
Room service
Snacks available all day

Dietary Accomodations

Restricted diets
Gluten-free
Kosher meals
Vegan
Vegetarian

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

Cable included
Concierge services
Hairdresser/barber
Housekeeping
Laundry service
Manicurist
Personal training
WiFi included

Parking & Transportation

Parking available
Scheduled transportation
Transportation arrangement
Valet parking

Security

Electronic key entry system
Full-time security staff
In-room emergency call system
Night checks
Regular safety checks
Secure memory unit
Security system
Staff background checks

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
Ceramics/clay
Drawing & coloring
Gardening
Knitting/crocheting
Painting
Singing/choir

Fitness & Exercise

Aquatics/water aerobics
Balance/stability
Bocce ball
Chair exercise
Fitness classes
Golf/putting
Pilates
Strength training
Stretching
Swimming
Tai chi
Walking club
Yoga

Games & Trivia

Bridge
Mahjong
Poker
Video games

Lifelong Learning

Art classes
Book club/reading group
Computer classes
Current events
Discussion groups
Lectures/classes
Music classes
Writing classes

Religious & Spiritual

Bible fellowship/study
Catholic mass/communion
Christian services
Meditation
Rosary group
Shabbat services
Transportation to church

Social & Entertainment

Charity/outreach
Happy/social Hour
Intergenerational activities
Live music/entertainment
Men's club
Movies
Tea/coffee time
Wine tasting

Trips & Outings

Casinos
City trips
Farmer's market
Historical/tourist attractions
Museums/art galleries
Music performances/concerts
Nature trips
Restaurants
Shopping/errands
Sporting events
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
Clubhouse
Common kitchen
Computer room/area
Fireplaces
Game/card room
Beauty salon/barber
Library
Lounge/community room
Media/film room
Movie theater
Piano
Pharmacy
Private dining room
Private kitchen
Restaurant
Spa
Stage/theater
Store
Sun room
Tea/coffee room
Wellness center

Outdoor Amenities

Walking paths
Courtyard
Garden
Gazebo
Landscaped grounds
Lawn
Outdoor grill
Outdoor dining area
Porch/patio

Fitness Facilities

Fitness equipment room
Exercise room
Fitness center
Indoor pool
Whirlpool/hot tub
Golf courses nearby
Outdoor putting area
Bocce ball court