Lifestyle

A World of Possibilities in Brooklyn

Because life’s too short to settle.

Just like the city itself, you have the freedom to express and enjoy yourself any way you want. Define happiness on your terms, not ours. Whether it’s early mornings and busy days or slow starts and late evenings, we’ll support you every step of the way.

Signature Programs

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Explore new horizons.

Endlessly unique, fascinating, and surprising, Watermark University classes, courses, and workshops are led by our very own network of experts, associates, and residents. Everyone has a stake in expressing what it means to thrive and live vibrantly, according to you.

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Personalized care designed around you.

More than just a checklist of care and regime of services, our exclusive Thrive Memory Care program leads the field in innovation and enrichment, promoting self-expression, exploration, wellness, and joy.

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Dine with dignity.

Rediscover the joys of dining with accessibility and independence at the table. Devour protein-packed, nutritionally balanced meals served as bite-sized hors d’oeuvres. No assistance, no distractions, no utensils – no problem.

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Grow and thrive.

Our passion is your success, however that looks to you. 360Well is an integrative program rooted in the four key circles of wellness – mind, body, spirit, and community – and is designed to promote overall health, well-being, and independence.

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Cultivate your curiosity.

Our EngageVR virtual reality program creates transformative, immersive digital experiences to surprise, delight, and connect. Visit places you dream of seeing and indulge your curiosity with an ever-expanding list of new adventures, all from the safety and comfort of home.

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Hone your mind.

Science-based memory training, delivered in collaboration with the UCLA Longevity Center, that helps sharpen your cognitive abilities, enhance your memory habits, and resolve common memory complaints.

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Go where the wind takes you.

Thrilling adventures await with safe, adapted group outings that defy expectations. From overnight camping trips to hot air balloon rides and everything in between, the possibilities are endless.

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The Neighborhood

Welcome to Brooklyn!

A playful spirit, energetic beat, and breathtaking view: Welcome to Brooklyn Heights. Stunning doesn’t quite capture the essence of the area, but we’ll do our best to put into words what it means to reside in this iconic neighborhood of New York.

Explore Brooklyn
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Partnerships

Because we’re better together. Local and national partnerships keep us at the cutting edge, and you, on your toes. We’re committed to bringing you the very best of everything. 

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Flex Spending

Finally, a community where the finances fit you. Flexible spending enables independent living members to make their own choices about what they eat, do, and enjoy. Plain and simple. 

Make Your Own Choices