What Makes Us Different?

Once you live with us, you can stay as long as you want or need.


True Aging in Place

The Kensington is unique because with our enhanced assisted living license, we can provide a very high level of care in a beautiful, elegant and warm environment.


We have the experience and expertise to support those with no care needs up to and including those with extremely high care needs and everything in between—all at our beautiful Kensington community. In addition, we specialize in caring for those with Alzheimer's, dementia and movement disorders.


We Offer More Comprehensive
      Services than Any Other Area
      Senior Living Community


Enhanced Assisted Living License
  • Welcomes residents who:
    • are very frail and/or wheelchair bound
    • require two- or three-person assistance
    • use oxygen
    • need hospice care
    • require pureed meals and/or special diets
  • Diabetes management including injections (sliding scale)
  • Medication administration as needed
  • Rehab on-site includes physical, speech and occupational therapies
  • Physician’s office on-site, including numerous specialists
Higher Level Professional Staff
  • Full-time RN Director of Nursing and Assistant Director
  • Nurse on premises 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Medication administration by nurses
  • Full-time Director of Family Services/Life Coach
  • Dedicated Assisted Living Director
  • Dedicated Director of Memory Care who is a licensed music therapist
  • Full-time Memory Care Supervisor
  • Full-time Activities Coordinator in Assisted Living and Memory Care
  • Full-time exercise physiologist who provides assessments, dementia education and wellness programs


Progressive Memory Care Expertise
  • Connections Neighborhood on the 4th floor, for residents with early- to mid-stage dementia
  • Haven Neighborhood on the 5th floor with a 1:5 care ratio for residents with mid- to late-stage dementia
  • Accommodates residents with late-stage dementia, including those with behavior challenges
  • Pocket programming—customized small-group activities
  • Partnership programs and collaborations with specialty professionals who generate positive care outcomes based upon current research findings


Additional Unique Features
  • Reputation for ongoing staff loyalty
  • Free dining for families
  • All-day dining hours
  • Private ownership by career senior living professionals who are directly involved in the day-to-day goings on at The Kensington


                                                 THE KENSINGTON    •    100 Maple Avenue    •    White Plains, NY  10601    •