Long-Term Care: Hebrew Home

The Hebrew Home at Riverdale is internationally recognized as a best-in-class, long-term care community.

The Hebrew Home at Riverdale is nestled on the RiverSpring Living campus, a beautiful 32-acre scenic setting on the Hudson River. The beauty of the place is matched by our reputation for extraordinary care and our progressive approach. For more than 105 years, The Hebrew Home at Riverdale has become the cornerstone that aging New Yorkers can count on at life’s pivotal moments.

Recognized as one of the best long-term care communities in the country with dozens of accolades, we push the boundaries of what’s possible in long-term care. Innovative programs such as vision care, therapeutic activities, college courses, memory care, and exercise programs are underscored by individual attention and commitment to our residents. This dedication to detail and personalization makes a tangible difference in residents’ quality of life.

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Care Highlights

  • 24-hour nursing staff and onsite physicians
  • Affiliations with New York City’s major teaching hospitals
  • Onsite pharmacy, lab, x-ray, dental, ophthalmology, and audiology
  • Occupational, physical, and speech therapy
  • Flu and COVID-19 vaccine administration
  • Warm-water therapy pool
  • Therapeutic arts and enrichment programs including art, music, dance, and drama therapies
  • Palliative and hospice care
  • Warm, holistic approach to care

Community Amenities

  • Artful, vibrant community overlooking the Hudson River
  • 17 residential neighborhoods, each dedicated to specific care needs
  • Dynamic recreational and cultural activities, including university courses
  • Health and wellness center and spa
  • Kosher and non-kosher dining and access to a personal dietitian
  • Renowned art collection and museum
  • Café, library, and beauty salon/barber shop
  • Pastoral care and services in chapel and synagogue

Sexual Expression

The Hebrew Home at Riverdale is proud to have written the nation’s first sexual expression policy in long-term care. We deeply believe in every resident’s right to consensual relationships.

Please click here to learn more about our Sexual Expression policy and procedures. Also, many of our team members are SAGECare-certified in LGBTQ Cultural Competency Training.

Special Programs

Forchheimer Jewish Palliative Care Center

Offering care to residents with serious medical illnesses, our palliative care program provides a pathway that enables them to live their lives to the fullest, for as long as possible, with the greatest amount of dignity.

Greenberg Starr Memory Support Center

The nation’s first residential memory support center for older adults in the early to moderate stages of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia, this center pairs holistic and traditional care with new innovations to help older adults challenged by memory loss.

Sonia Jaye and Edward Barsukov Low Vision Center

Designed to preserve the autonomy of older adults challenged by vision loss, this unique center provides a medical, optical, and a holistic program of care to treat eye disease and help those with eye conditions maintain their independence.

It’s Your Call Program™

RiverSpring Living is committed to providing a workplace in which employees who are experiencing domestic or sexual violence have the support they need at work to address the violence in their lives. The It’s Your Call initiative is intended to increase awareness of domestic and sexual violence, assist employees who have experienced such violence, and help ensure that the workplace is a safe environment.

National Alzheimer Center

RiverSpring Living has been at the national forefront for conducting research and creating landmark award-winning programs for people with Alzheimer’s disease. The National Alzheimer Center, an arm of the Hebrew Home’s Research Division, is committed to improving the quality of life of residents and clients with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers.

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