LESTER SENIOR LIVNG in Whippany is a community for adults 62 and older that offers independent living, assisted living and memory care options, hotel-style amenities, and enriching programs. Market rental apartments are available in studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom layouts, and one-bedroom COAH units for those who qualify.
Residents can enjoy a variety of cultural, educational, and social programs, Glatt kosher dining, and more. Programs include weekly exercise, mindfulness and meditation, creative arts, intergenerational activities with local students, and lifelong learning courses. There are also concierge services, an on-site interdenominational chapel for weekly and holiday services, exercise room, computer lab, library, beauty salon, and convenience store. Rehabilitation services are available in the Weston Assisted Living Residence Wellness Center, which has a dedicated nursing staff.
For those interested in memory care, the Memory Care Suite is a supportive and secure environment for people with dementia-related diagnoses. It is accredited by Comfort Matters, a recognized nationwide leader in person-centered dementia care. Caregivers are specially trained in this holistic approach.
Lester Senior Living also offers short-term respite stays in its assisted living residence for times when caregivers or family members are away. Respite stays are available from 10 days to two months, and provide a way to sample the Lester lifestyle.
Lester Senior Living is located on the Alex Aidekman Family Jewish Community Campus. For information, contact David Rozen at 973-929-2725 or visit bit.ly/2w1G8Xi.