Merry Heart Assisted Living

Merry Heart Assisted Living of Succasunna sits in the center of a thriving community.  Conveniently accessible to major thoroughfares, our assisted living offers care choices and living arrangements to meet each resident’s unique lifestyle.

Family Caring For Family

We are privately owned and managed by a family of healthcare practitioners. Thus, we understand the importance of working together with the family to ensure that the elderly love one is given the help and encouragement needed to deal with their challenges. 

Offering a continuum of elder care services from post hospital rehabilitation to home care, our commitment is caring for our  residents like our own family. This is a  philosophy that is shared by all our caring professionals.

Offering numerous programs for different levels of care, this caregiving home is also perfect for respite as well as long term care.

Our Caregiving Professionals

We are supported by a team of healthcare and caregiving professionals who are devoted to provide exceptional caring for all residents and unparalleled service to family members. 

Each patient is evaluated by Merry Heart’s highly qualified team of physical, occupational, and speech therapists, nursing staff, dietitian, social worker, and recreation   personnel. 

Patient care is top priority at Merry Heart.  We have high regard for your love one and treat them as our own.


Dementia Care
We are committed to providing a safe, reassuring, and comforting environment to residents with memory disorders such as Dementia and  Alzheimer’s  Disease. Our residents enjoy a very structured day and in a soothing atmosphere surrounded by  hand-painted murals featuring happy sceneries from times past.

Respite Care
Merry Heart welcomes your love one to stay with us for the night, through the weekend, or for a longer period. This gives you and the other family members an opportunity to travel or be away for certain periods of  time.

Home Health Care
Our highly skilled, reliable, and professional caregivers provide personal care in the comfort of your home. Tailored to meet your individual needs, our home care service includes nursing care, help with light housekeeping, hygiene assistance, companion care, and transportation services.

Daily Schedule of Activities include:

• Social, Cultural, and recreational activities 7 days a  week
• Nutritious meals  and snacks served daily,  under the   supervision of a registered Dietitian
• Spiritual support services

• Spacious apartment, complete with private bathroom, sitting room, kitchenette with refrigerator and personal keys
• 24-hour wireless emergency response system
• 24-hour availability of Registered Nurse and trained ancillary staff
• Trips to local restaurants
• Maintenance and upkeep of rooms, building and grounds and repair of damage due to normal wear and tear
• Safety monitoring 
• In-house Beauty Salon and Barber Services
• Computer and Internet Access
• Telephone and Cable Television Services
• Transport Arrangements

Our skilled therapy is available 7 days a week. The rehab gym  houses advance equipment complete with a Nintendo Wii System.
Our Restorative Ambulation and Maintenance program is designed to supplement the rehabilitation and wellness of our residents. Each program is client centered and is initiated and maintained under the recommendation and supervision of a licensed physical therapist.

To schedule a tour, please call the  Admissions Coordinator, (973) 584-4000 ext. 2183

Merry Heart Assisted Living