Calling All Long Island Retirees – Make Fountaingate Gardens Your Home

Jewish Senior LivingRetirees of today are unique. They’re active, engaged individuals, who often have worked hard and are now ready to play hard. They are ready to use their retirement to not only continue pursuing their passions, but also new interests and activities.

At Fountaingate Gardens, we will meet the diverse desires of Long Island retirees with a variety of lifestyle-enhancing amenities and services, while providing a welcoming community where you can truly feel at home.

Many of you have proudly called Long Island your home for years, and you likely don’t want to go far from family and friends as you plan for retirement living. You love the area, and want to spend more time doing the things you enjoy – and wouldn’t mind spending less time on the chores you don’t, like household maintenance and cleaning! Continue reading “Calling All Long Island Retirees – Make Fountaingate Gardens Your Home”

New Rendering Released – Take a Peek at Fountaingate Gardens Dining!

Fountaingate Gardens, a proposed continuing care retirement community (or CCRC) to be built in Commack, has been working on planning the flexible dining program that will allow you to choose when you want to cook, and when you would like to be served in one of three dining venues, including a formal restaurant, casual bistro, or alfresco. While the specifics are not yet finalized, dining services at Fountaingate Gardens will include delicious chef-prepared meals and snacks, including Sunday brunch, served in formal and casual settings. Continue reading “New Rendering Released – Take a Peek at Fountaingate Gardens Dining!”

Relax in the Luxurious 2-Bedroom Lilac

Fountaingate Gardens has been planned with many lifestyle-enhancing amenities in mind to help you live your most active, engaged and enjoyable retirement. From group aerobics classes and a dip in the heated, indoor saltwater pool, to a visit to the on-campus salon and spa, and to a delicious chef-prepared dinner in one of the three available dining locations, you’re bound to find endless enjoyment at Fountaingate Gardens.

With so many amenities and services to take advantage of, you’ll need a haven to return to at the end of fulfilling days. The Lilac, our luxurious 2-bedroom, 1360 square foot apartment home located in the attractive and intimate Terrace buildings can be that haven. Continue reading “Relax in the Luxurious 2-Bedroom Lilac”

The Fountaingate Gardens Clubhouse: Your Social Sweet Spot

From the moment you decide to make Fountaingate Gardens your home, you will likely realize that a new and exciting chapter of your life is beginning. Opportunities to socialize with friends, timesaving conveniences and all the activities you can squeeze into a day will be steps away from your door. At the core of it all will be the Fountaingate Gardens Clubhouse, a social hub filled with natural light, good friends and plenty to do to invigorate your mind, body and spirit.

As soon as you walk into this lively space, greeted by a friendly concierge, you will feel the energy buzz. Off to your right, you will see into the sun-filled, state-of-the-art fitness center where residents are focusing on improving strength and balance under the guidance of an experienced personal trainer. The fitness center also features a heated, saltwater pool where you can take water aerobics classes or go for a leisurely swim while looking out over the beautifully landscaped gardens and grounds. Better yet, invite your grandchildren over on weekends to splash around during specially designated family hours.

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New Renderings: Picture Yourself at Fountaingate Gardens

Many active older adults have been excited about the newest Life Plan Community (also known as a Continuing Care Retirement Community or CCRC) coming to Long Island. They are ready to embrace a worry-free, amenity-rich and energetic lifestyle at Fountaingate Gardens, and have acted on their excitement by making a fully refundable deposit to guaranteed priority placement in the proposed community.

Fountaingate Gardens will cater to the lives of active seniors and offer a full continuum of care on site, should it ever be needed. Envisioned by Gurwin, a respected local leader in senior care services, Fountaingate Gardens will offer an innovative approach to retirement combined with proven Gurwin quality care, all in one scenic place.

Now, after months of anticipation, we are offering a glimpse of what Fountaingate Gardens will look like in a newly released rendering, shown here of the Parkview apartment homes.

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The Willow Apartment Home at Fountaingate Gardens: The Flexibility You Want

Once you’ve selected Fountaingate Gardens as your next residence, the next (and most fun) step is selecting and customizing the perfect apartment home to fit your needs and lifestyle! With more than a dozen apartment homes to choose from, you’ll have plenty of options. If you’re searching for a one-bedroom with spacious surroundings, the Willow will likely be just right for you.

In addition to the large master bedroom, this 1,040-square-foot layout boasts open living areas, a den, spacious closets and one and one-half bathrooms.

willow-parkviewThe foyer opens to a warm sunlit kitchen—a beautifully functional space. Modern appliances, richly finished cabinets and exquisite counters make your kitchen comfortable yet trendy and a great space for entertaining. The kitchen peninsula opens to the living and dining area, allowing you to remain part of the conversation while you’re hosting.

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Spending Winter at Your House vs. Spending Winter at Fountaingate Gardens

Winter is coming, and with it comes icy roads and walkways, blustery cold winds and falling snow. The harsh weather is unavoidable and unpredictable once the season takes hold, especially on Long Island. For many people, this means driving in unfavorable conditions for groceries, appointments and necessities—and that’s if they can get out of their houses at all! It can mean hours looking for companies to come to fix a broken furnace or to thaw frozen pipes. And, it means shoveling…lots and lots of shoveling! But, when you choose to make Fountaingate Gardens your home, these stresses disappear!

2015-li-blizzardWinter at a Life Plan Community (also known as a Continuing Care Retirement Community or CCRC) like Fountaingate Gardens will be a time to enjoy all of your daily pursuits, plus holiday parties, family and friends, day trips and other activities, with no winter worries or hassles. You will have all the amenities and services you need to ensure you can go about your busy life exactly as you like, regardless of what the weather is doing. From snow removal to onsite medical care to a ride into town, you will have conveniences enabling you to choose what each day brings rather than have Mother Nature choose for you.

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Fountaingate Gardens Provides the Security You Want

When you decide to make Fountaingate Gardens your home, you can rest assured that you will be moving into a community designed with your total well-being and peace of mind as top priorities. From an easily accessible, engaged social life, to a maintenance-free home, to Gurwin’s award-winning health care services, you will have convenience in a safe, secure environment, now and into the future.


You can breathe easy knowing that if you move into this vibrant retirement community, you gain peace of mind and security as you leave behind the worries that come with owning a house and relying on family for future help.

Peace of Mind at Home

When you live at Fountaingate Gardens and decide to go on vacation, you don’t have to worry about the weather back home. You don’t have to worry about a tree falling on your house or your pipes freezing. You don’t have to hire someone to stop by and check on your home or pick up your mail. Living at Fountaingate Gardens means you lock your door behind you, and the friendly, efficient maintenance team makes sure everything is cared for in your absence.

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