The ceremony will take place at the community, located at 300 E. Overlook in Port Washington, on Tuesday, October 5, at 1:30 p.m. Residents of The Amsterdam will join with civic and community leaders; representatives of The Amsterdam’s not-for-profit sponsor, Amsterdam House Continuing Care Retiement Community, Inc.; and other development partners to commemorate the milestone.
“We’re very excited that our residents are able to call the community home and experience the extraordinary lifestyle we have to offer,” said Margaret Minichini, executive director at The Amsterdam at Harborside. “We’re privileged to serve our valued residents, and to provide them with the exceptional level of hospitality and service promised.”
The Amsterdam, which officially started welcoming its first residents on Monday, August 30, consists of 229 independent living apartment and penthouse homes. The $259 million project was financed by the second-largest bond issue in history for a not-for-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC).
In addition to its vibrant, independent living and maintenance-
Residents also enjoy such amenities as a state-of-the-
“We’ve been fortunate to have such strong support from local seniors; we were 90 percent reserved throughout our construction process,” said Minichini. “I believe one important element of our success is life care, because it allows you to enjoy your active lifestyle now, but still have peace of mind knowing you have a plan in place for the future, if you ever need care. We look forward to being the community of choice for Nassau County seniors and positively contributing to the local economy and area as a whole.”
For more information about The Amsterdam at Harborside, call (800) 365-0665. Photos of the community are available to view online at www.theamsterdamatharborside.com.
About The Amsterdam at Harborside
In addition to a vibrant, independent lifestyle, The Amsterdam will offer life care, which provides the security and peace of mind of knowing that access to long-term care is available, including a full continuum of care, if ever needed, at a predictable monthly fee. For residents of The Amsterdam, health care will be provided in affiliation with the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System. The Amsterdam at Harborside is sponsored by Amsterdam House Continuing Care Retirement Community, Inc. (AHCCRC). AHCCRC is associated with Amsterdam Nursing Home in Manhattan, which has more than 135 years of experience in senior living. A volunteer board of directors will donate their time and
expertise to govern The Amsterdam at Harborside.