Friends for Life Senior Living Advisors

We Are a No Cost Senior Living Advisement Service

Over 25 years of experience

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Senior Living Advisors

Amy Recco and Vanessa Lightbody

Our Free Services Include

Personalized Assessments – Experience tells us that no two situations are alike, so we take the time to get to know our seniors. Getting to know the individual challenges, needs, and desires guarantees the perfect fit for a senior community.

Guidance and Support throughout the entire process – We provide referrals to geriatric physicians, psychiatrists and other healthcare professionals.

Scheduling Visits & Tours – Once we have made the appropriate steps in knowing the needs and desires of you or your loved one, we assist schedule visits and accompany you on tours of communities that will meet the needs of you or your loved one.

Finding the best senior housing options for you or your loved ones personalized desires and needs

Friends for Life Senior Living Advisors is a free service that provides experienced, professional help in finding the “right” senior living community and resources. With over 25 years of expertise, our Senior Living Advisors hold your hand throughout the entire process, from start to finish.

Our Mission

Our Mission

We know that choosing the right housing option for yourself or your loved one can be overwhelming. How do you know what amenities you will need? What should you look for in terms of day-to-day assistance? How can you be sure that you’re picking a safe and enjoyable atmosphere for your loved one?

We make the process of selecting senior  housing simple. We are a free of cost senior housing resource that takes  the time to understand the personalized needs and desires of you or your loved one. Which allows us to provide the best Senior Housing Assistance to find the right senior living community for you or your loved one.

Assisted Living

What is Assisted Living?

Assisted Living Communities are great for those who still want to keep their independence, they just need a little bit of assistance. Every community offers different levels of support, so it is important for us to understand the exact level of care your loved one might need.

Services at assisted living communities may include

  • Extra help within the daily activities of living (Bathing, Dressing, Hygiene Assistance)
  • Light or Full Housekeeping
  • Meals Services
  • Social Activities 
  • Laundry Services
  • Health Services
  • Outings and Events 
  • Beauty Salons
  • Transportation Services
  • And much more!

Independent Living

What is an Independent Living Community?

Independent Living Communities are great for those who are completely independent, but are just looking for more socialization and support than living alone in their home. Most Independent Living Communities provide personal apartments for their Residents. Residents also have plenty of freedom as they can come and go as they please. 

Services at an Independent Living Community may include

  • Community Meal Services where friends can enjoy meals together in their restaurant style dining rooms
  • Housekeeping services
  • Beauty Salons 
  • Transportation Services
  • Property maintenance 
  • Laundry Services
  • Planned Social Activities
  • Pets are welcome
  • And much more!

Memory Care

What is a Memory Care Community?

Often located within Assisted Living Communities, memory care communities offer special needs and services to those who have Alzheimer’s disease or Dementia in a secured environment.

Activities focus on memory recall from past experiences to keep the mind active. The environment is based on specific amenities, activities, and service options for the specific needs of memory care. Daily routines are structured in this environment to help cope with the different stages of memory loss

Services at a Memory Care Community may include:

  • Three Meals Served Daily
  • Assistance with the daily activities of everyday life (Dressing, Bathing, Toileting, and Hygiene)
  • Housekeeping 
  • Medication Management
  • Laundry Services
  • A&D Targeted Activities in retain cognition and memory support
  • 24 hour security
  • Wellness programs
  • Social and group activities
  • Transportation 
  • And much more!

What does Senior Housing mean?

Senior Housing is most times assumed to be only nursing home communities; this is not true. Senior Housing is offered in many different options such as Independent Living Communities, Assisted Living Communities, and Retirement Homes. This is where Friends for Life Senior Living Advisors can help! With a free detailed and personalized assessment with one of our Senior Living Advisors, a perfect match to a senior living community that meets the needs and desires of you or your loved ones will be made.

What type of recommendations do Friends for Life Senior Living Advisors make?

We offer recommendations on a variety of options based off your current needs and desires when it comes to senior housing such as:

  • Independent Living Communities
  • Senior Communities
  • Retirement Homes
  • Residential Care Facilities
  • Assisted Living Communities
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Memory Care Communities
  • Hospice Care Facilities and more!
  • Respite Care 

We Do It All!

  • FREE in person assessment – Anytime, anyplace!
  • Our Team is Ready to Support Your Family
  • FREE Service
  • Call us today to schedule your free consultation: Babylon (631)364-7297 or Massapequa Park (516)548-1933
  • Our team of Senior Living Advisors are here to help you and your loved ones find and move into their new home
  • Our Senior Living Advisors will hold your hand from beginning to end,  to create a stress free transition into your new home where all of your social and care needs are met!
  • Finding the best housing solutions based on clinical financial and cognitive needs

Get Started!


Call Us Today! (516) 548-1933