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Located in the cozy town of Catskill, The Eliot at Catskill sits on over 5 acres of beautiful lawns and gardens who’s sheer green beauty can be viewed from indoor sunrooms or shaded outdoor patios. Its location provides the feeling of peaceful country living while being only minutes from restaurants and shopping in downtown Catskill.

When living at home is no longer a safe and viable option, The Eliot at Catskill offers a wonderful solution. We provide your loved ones with high-quality Residential and Personal Care services in a comfortable home-like setting. The Eliot at Catskill offers a range of beautifully decorated rooms and suites complete with. Indoor lounges, a beauty salon, and even a full-sized theater help our residents live life to their fullest capacity. The Eliot at Catskill truly is distinctive senior living!

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Check in your “to-do list” by our doorstep. Leave the groceries, cleaning, and all other daily chores to us! The Eliot at Catskill residents get to enjoy their new freedom in a comfortable, clean and home-like environment surrounded by friends and people who will do whatever it takes to help. Our robust roster of (amenities and) services was designed from the perspective of our residents. It’s how we at The Eliot at Catskill would want to be treated too.

The Eliot at Catskill offers Residential & Personal Care Services like no other setting. Our residents have come to expect the same level of comfort and security as they would enjoy in their own homes.

  • Studio, one bedroom and semi private suites
  • Three delicious homemade meals and refreshments daily
  • Special diets offered based on dietary needs
  • Daily recreational activities. View activity calendar
  • 24 hour Security and Receptionist Services
  • Daily Housekeeping Services
  • Assistance with Medication Management
  • Personal Care and Bathing Assistance
  • Laundry and Linen Services
  • Arrangement with Transportation for Medical Appointments
  • Emergency call system
  • Complete fire protection system
  • Beauty Parlor
  • Cable Television
  • WIFI

Assisted Living Program

  • Provides Nursing & Personal Care in a home like setting
  • Allows your loved ones to age in place as opposed to moving to a nursing home
  • Assisted Living Program costs are covered by NYS Medicaid
  • Learn more about the Assisted Living Program

Michele Shakley

Director of Food Service

Where were you born? Born at Columbia Memorial Hospital

How long have you been with us? I started working at The Eliot in 2018.

Where did you go to school? I attended school at Cairo-Durham.

What is a fun fact about you or something you enjoy in your free time?
My hobbies include camping, fishing, hiking, & crafting with my family.

What is your favorite drink? My favorite drink is San Pellegrino ( Prickly Pear & Orange)

What is your favorite movie? My favorite movies are “West Side Story” & “The Godfather”

What do you like about your specific role or about the company as a whole?
I love working with the company to provide valuable services, not only to our residents but also to their families and our staff.

Do you have any tips for prospective residents and their families?
It is important to give your loved one positive reassurance that they are moving into a new chapter of their lives, rather than ending the life they have always known.

Dennis Smith

Environmental Services Director

Where are you from?
Catskill, New York.

How long have you been with us?
I started working at The Eliot in 2020.

What is your specialty?
I went to college for electrical maintenance and computers.

What is your role, and why is it significant to The Eliot?
I maintain the upkeep of the facility to make sure residents and staff are safe and comfortable.

What is a fun fact about you or something you enjoy in your free time?
My hobbies include playing guitar and working in my project music studio.

What is your favorite drink?
My favorite drink on the weekends is a Vodka/Cranberry.

What is your favorite movie?
My favorite movie is “Jaws.”

What you like about your specific role or about the company as a whole?
I truly enjoy interacting with residents and staff in the community.

Do you have any tips for prospective residents and their families?
Expect to become family with the Eliot community.

Elizabeth Creamer

RN

What is your role, and why is it significant to The Eliot?
I am an RN. Any resident that needs to go on the LHCSA or the ALP program needs to have an assessment, and an assessment can only be done by a nurse.

What do you like about your specific role or about the company as a whole?
I like my specific role because I am the nurse at the facility and the only one who can assess residents and get them onto the programs for their safety.

What is a fun fact about you or something you enjoy in your free time?
In my spare time, I like to travel.

Erin Williams

Med Room

What is your role, and why is it significant to The Eliot?
I am the medication room supervisor. I make sure all of the residents get their medications when they need them.

What do you like about your specific role or about the company as a whole?
I have been working for the company for over 15 years, passing medications. I love what I do.

What is a fun fact about you or something you enjoy in your free time?
I have two beautiful daughters who I love to spend my time off with. I specifically love to watch my younger daughter play soccer.

Who is your favorite superhero or cartoon character, and why do you like them?
My residents are my heroes. I have been so impressed with how they have been handling the pandemic.

Thomas Rizzo

Director of Recruitment & Marketing

What is your role, and why is it significant to The Eliot?
I’m here to seek out and attract applicants and residents to work and reside at The Eliot. I search online and in the community. I travel a bit as well, making sure the neighboring communities are aware that we are here for them.

What do you like about your specific role or about the company as a whole?
I live in Catskill, where the Eliot is located, so it’s very nice to be out in the community, seeing and meeting old and new faces. I’m enjoying the variety of it all and feel supported by a great team in my new journey here.

What is a fun fact about you or something you enjoy in your free time?
I’m enjoying the spring weather, as I like doing pretty much anything outside. I exercise, cookout, and enjoy live concerts. And I’m pretty obsessed with my 7-pound chihuahua. We are best buds.

Who is your favorite superhero or cartoon character, and why do you like them?
This was tough. I couldn’t think of any. I remember liking Curious George at a very young age. I grew up always liking and wanting a monkey.

This place is a beautiful facility, great upgrades, wonderful staff. The activities and food are great, the residents are always smiling and they make people feel so welcome. My Mother will be going here when it’s time, and I would highly recommend sending your loved one to The Eliot at catskill!!

– John G.

The help you get here, I feel very good. They have help for you when its needed. Its just like home, and Ii have so many friends to enjoy.

– Betty M.

My dad loves it here. He calls it his new home.

– Jim B.

My mom lovingly calls The Eliot her home. They provide her with confidence to stay as active and mobile as possible. The daily activities provide her the stimulation to participate and interact with other residents. The social interaction rounds out her life at The Eliot and is very important.

– Joey B.

It has been a great pleasure to be able to work alongside this facility in terms of helping my residents achieve their discharge goals. The Eliot admissions team is very professional and I am confident that they are putting the interests of the residents first! Overall, it has been awesome experience working with them and I highly recommend the facility and staff as the place to be for your loved ones !

– Ashley P.

Age really is just a number. Our residents enjoy a wide variety of social and private activities offered on a daily basis. From Yoga, Bingo and Manicures to Sunday Mass, Baking Clubs and Horse Racing, our programming is truly unique. See here for yourself!

    122 Jefferson Heights

    Catskill, NY 12414
    Tel: 518.943.7100