Considering the local population of 30,000, you may also need to look outside of Poughkeepsie. With over 237 assisted living facilities, Poughkeepsie offers seniors and caregiver some excellent choices. Seniors often require several types of care after a trauma so we list more than just New York assisted living facilities. If you would like to see more assisted living options, you can expand your research to Fair Lawn, Newburgh and Paramus. Many NY care centers have daily activities to help seniors make new friends their new environment. For many NY seniors, assisted living is the best option for long-term care. Usually, larger New York assisted living facilities have a wider range of amenities than smaller Poughkeepsie facilities. The SeniorLiving.Org directory also includes at least 114 skilled nursing homes, 20 CCRCs, 34 independent living facilities, 61 hospice care providers, and 173 residential home care providers in Poughkeepsie.