New Canaan's Village At Waveny Honored As One of Nation’s Best

NEW CANAAN, Conn. -- Everyone at New Canaan's Village at Waveny works hard to provide a superior experience for residents and their family members, but often the hard work of caregiving in a senior living home goes unnoticed. 

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New Canaan's The Village of Waveny has been named one of the top assisted-living facilities by

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Not so this year. just released its Best of 2016 Awards and The Village at Waveny was one of the few to make the list. 

Earning a Best of Senior Living Award is an especially important honor because the awards aren’t arbitrarily chosen by some committee – they’re based on the ratings of actual residents and their loved ones. has more than 100,000 reviews and ratings for senior care options across the country, all of them provided by seniors and their loved ones. That many ratings provide it with a lot of data on what people think. 

It puts that data to good use each year by helping seniors and caregivers looking to find a good assisted living homes gain a quick snapshot of the country’s best options. To identify the best, it narrows the list to those that have earned at least a 4.5-star rating out of 5 from reviewers. The resulting winners are the best of the best. 

Only about 1 percent of the nation’s senior living facilities make the cut. The Village at Waveny can count itself in exceptional company for earning a spot on the this year's list. also makes it easy for users to search and browse all their senior living options based on specific preferences. Whether the top priority is making sure the assisted living facility chosen keeps your loved one close, finding a home that offers memory care or sticking within a specific price range, makes it easier to hone in on the best options. 

Learn more about this year’s award-winner at

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