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The Best Value in Hudson Valley Senior Living

The Fountains at Millbrook, located in Millbrook, New York is a charming retirement community of modern comfort bathed in rich history. Set on 200 wooded acres in the heart of the Hudson Valley our community offers Independent Living and Assisted Living on a picturesque senior campus. The Fountains at Millbrook is ideally located for those who enjoy refuge from the hustle and bustle of city life but still close to shopping, dining, entertainment and healthcare just minutes away in the historic town of Millbrook. Visit us for a day, a weekend, a winter vacation stay or an amazing year-round lifestyle.

In this friendly atmosphere we offer extraordinary cuisine, fun events, interesting classes and customized care. Choose from studio apartments to spacious cottages, wonderfully appointed with a kitchen, large living room and bathrooms.

Residents of The Fountains at Millbrook enjoy services and amenities that support a carefree, fun-filled lifestyle. Our on-site amenities include two well-stocked libraries, computer center with internet access, full-service beauty salon and barber shop, health and wellness center, creative arts studio, outdoor garden, abundant paths and nature trails and private transportation services. For a fulfilling meal you won’t have to look far, visit one of our three dining venues including our elegant dining room, Millbrook Market & Café and Bistro 79.

Life at The Fountains at Millbrook

Grandparent’s Day at The Fountains

The sun broke through the clouds as our celebration began! Our families joined us for refreshments and an afternoon of fun. Jump Street Band had us all hoppin’ and boppin’ to the beat on the patio. The Two by Two Zoo took over the front lawn and we (yes we did) chased after the ducks and […]

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Fall 2016 Watermark University Catalog is here!

The season changes once again and brings with it our most exciting Watermark University catalog to date. With almost 40 different classes with everything from Atrium Garden Club to Zumba Gold to Wood Carving to Drumming Circle and even Wine Making 101, you’re sure to find a class that piques your interest. While these amazing classes are for, […]

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Sangria at Sunset

Sometimes you just need time to unwind. Time to cast off the “busy”-ness of the day…and simply relax. What better way to relax than with a nice glass of sangria, a beautiful sunset and the company of friends? That’s what 25 of us did last Tuesday night. Glass in one hand, chips and salsa in the other, we talked […]

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Resident Voices

Resident Terry Sawall is Having Fun at The Fountains

THE FUN NEVER ENDS Where is it written that you have to stop having fun after dark? At the right retirement community, the fun never ends. “I like the idea that somebody can drive at night….We go into Poughkeepsie for the Philharmonic. We go to the Culinary Institute in Hyde Park. We go to the […]

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Resident Emma Williams Embraced Her New, Active Lifestyle at The Fountains and Hasn’t Looked Back

WAY TO GO It’s wise to keep your eyes and mind open to opportunities when planning your next chapters. When one door closes, another opens. “So living in a big house, having to have everything hired done, it’s just not the way to go. My three children all agreed and so the decision was really […]

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Resident Jenifer Thuell Has Been Enjoying Her Independent Lifestyle for Sixteen Years at The Fountains

SUCCESSFUL AGING IS A CHOICE Choose the path that embraces the best of each and every day as it comes. “I guess we were lucky my husband and I, I had been working rehab for nearly 40 years and we were lucky that we got to know some people living here. We knew that this […]

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On Aging

Bridging the Generation Gap Through Music

There was a wonderful article written in the Poughkeepsie Journal today that was both enlightening and inspirational. To view the entire article written by Karen Maserjian Shan of the Poughkeepsie Journal, published on July 15th, 2016, please click here. The notion that seniors and children have nothing in common has become a thing of the […]

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Celebrating Active Aging and the Arts

We’re thrilled to introduce our 15th edition of EXPRESSIONS, Watermark’s annual calendar celebrating active aging and the arts. Complimentary copies of this beautiful, full-color wall calendar are available while they last at every Watermark community. Also, for the first time, we’re pleased to have published an online gallery featuring all the artwork. We’re delighted we […]

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Talking to Aging Relatives About Their Future

There is never a perfect time to pre-emptively address an aging relative’s ability to care for themselves. However, there are signs and symptoms that may indicate it is time to start the conversation on aging: Changes in behavior, like loneliness, boredom, lack of interest or unkempt appearance Piles of unopened mail Neglected home repairs Forgetfulness […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Perfect Community For My Mother

It has been a great experience for us here. My mother is doing okay, but I know she is being cared for well. The community looks great, they do a very good job with the cleanliness. The staff is perfect, they have been wonderful to work with. She is safe and in good hands. They […]

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SeniorAdvisor Review – Beautiful grounds, excellent food and friendly staff.

Awesome, staff extremely friendly, beautiful grounds, excellent food, very clean, great living conditions. I know where I’m going to be at age 62.

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SeniorAdvisor Review – I couldn’t be more happy with our experience.

I recently visited the fountains at Millbrook for my aging parents and we absolutely loved it . The staff couldn’t have been more helpful, they made us feel at home, and we couldn’t have asked for a better experience . Ruthie and Susie were absolutely amazing and welcomed us with open arms! Finding the right […]

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