Considering the local population of 36,000, you may also need to look outside of Valley Stream. Currently, SeniorLiving.Org lists 237 assisted living facilities in Valley Stream. In larger cities, a Continuum Care Retirement Community (CCRC) offers residents the full range of NY care in one community. If you would like to see more assisted living options, you can expand your research to Long Island, North Hempstead and East Meadow. Usually, larger New York assisted living facilities have a wider range of amenities than smaller Valley Stream facilities. Many NY care centers have daily activities to help seniors make new friends their new environment. Across the state of New York, most facilities want to have their loved ones in a nearby Valley Stream senior care facility. The SeniorLiving.Org directory also includes at least 114 skilled nursing homes, 33 CCRCs, 47 independent living facilities, 83 hospice care providers, and 173 residential home care providers in Valley Stream.