Senior Living in Essex, CT

Re-imagine Retirement Living

Set against the beauty of a 1,000-acre natural preserve, Essex Meadows creates an environment where residents can continue their best lives and pursue their interests without the burdens of home maintenance or worries about the future. Every aspect of our award-winning community is anchored in hospitality. Our resident-first culture drives the dynamic, invigorating lifestyle, as well as the quality senior care solutions.

As a Life Plan Community offering a lifecare contract, Essex Meadows leads the way in comprehensive senior living in Essex, CT. Active seniors who move to independent living reap the full benefits of a senior living community like ours. Residents enjoy the vibrant lifestyle, community amenities and warm camaraderie — all with the peace of mind that comes with knowing they have a smart plan in place for future senior care if needed.

Just minutes from the shoreline and Old Saybrook Station, our location connects you to everything you love. Whether you’d like to spend a day out on the water or take a shopping expedition to New York or Boston, it’s all convenient from Essex Meadows.

Take a look around. We think you’ll love it as much as we do.

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What Interests You?

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Pursue Your Passions

Our joyfulness ripples out from our lively spirit.
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You Belong Here

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Lovely as a Picture

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Independent Living

A maintenance-free lifestyle filled with fascinating activities and delightful neighbors adds vibrancy to retirement living.

High-Quality Senior Care

Essex Meadows offers assisted living services in your independent living residence and skilled nursing and rehabilitation in our award-winning health center.