Caring Stars of 2014: East Northport, Lynbrook and Westbury

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The Bristal Assisted Living at East Northport, Lynbrook and Westbury Earn “Caring Stars 2014” Awards for Service Excellence

Praise in Consumer Reviews Puts The Bristal at East Northport, The Bristal at Lynbrook and The Bristal at Westbury in Top 1% of Assisted Living and Memory Care Communities Nationwide

CaringStars2014_AwardBadge_sq has named The Bristal at East Northport, The Bristal at Lynbrook and The Bristal at Westbury “Caring Stars” of 2014. This distinction that was given to only ten assisted living and Alzheimer’s care communities in New York State in 2014. We are proud that of those ten awards, three of them went to communities of The Bristal.

This nationwide program honors service excellence based on consumer ratings and reviews posted on With nearly 2 million monthly visitors to their website, we’re grateful to be recognized as the best in assisted living. In reviews from families, seniors, and others concerned about assisted living and Alzheimer’s care, The Bristal at East Northport, Lynbrook and Westbury all captured a 5-star consumer rating (the highest possible score), while also meeting other qualifying criteria for the honor.

Families across the country are increasingly seeking insights provided by online reviews to help guide important senior care decisions for their loved ones. In 2013 research conducted by, 60% of family caregivers indicated that they used the Internet when researching senior care service providers, and two-thirds of family caregivers took to the Web after noticing signs of memory loss in a loved one. A combined 94% percent find online reviews to be trustworthy and helpful to their search for senior care providers.

To Executive Director Karen Caroppoli and her entire team in East Northport, Executive Director Alan Parker and his team in Lynbrook, and Executive Director Nicholas Materdomini and his team in Westbury: Congratulations on the well-deserved honor of being named Caring Star Providers 2014.

In 2013, both The Bristal at Lynbrook and The Bristal at North Hills received the Caring Star Award. held an interview with Lynbrook’s Executive Director, Alan Parker. The interview can be read by clicking here.

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