The Eliot at Catskill

Located in the cozy town of Catskill, The Eliot at Catskill sits on over 5 acres of beautiful lawns and gardens who’s sheer green beauty can be viewed from indoor sunrooms or shaded outdoor patios. Its location provides the feeling of peaceful country living while being only minutes from restaurants and shopping in downtown Catskill.

When living at home is no longer a safe and viable option, The Eliot at Catskill offers a wonderful solution. We provide your loved ones with high quality Residential and Personal Care services in a comfortable home-like setting. The Eliot at Catskill offers a range of beautifully decorated rooms and suites complete with private waiting rooms. Indoor lounges, beauty salon and even a full-sized theater help our residents live life to their fullest capacity. The Eliot at Catskill truly is distinctive senior living!

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Check in your “to-do list” by our doorstep. Leave the groceries, cleaning, and all other daily chores to us! The Eliot at Catskill residents get to enjoy their new freedom in a comfortable, clean and home-like environment surrounded by friends and people who will do whatever it takes to help. Our robust roster of (amenities and) services was designed from the perspective of our residents. It’s how we at The Eliot at Catskill would want to be treated too.

The Eliot at Catskill offers Residential & Personal Care Services like no other setting. Our residents have come to expect the same level of comfort and security as they would enjoy in their own homes.

  • Studio, one bedroom and semi private suites
  • Three delicious homemade meals and refreshments daily
  • Special diets offered based on dietary needs
  • Daily recreational activities. View activity calendar
  • 24 hour Security and Receptionist Services
  • Daily Housekeeping Services
  • Assistance with Medication Management
  • Personal Care and Bathing Assistance
  • Laundry and Linen Services
  • Arrangement with Transportation for Medical Appointments
  • Emergency call system
  • Complete fire protection system
  • Beauty Parlor
  • Cable Television
  • WIFI

Assisted Living Program

  • Provides Nursing & Personal Care in a home like setting
  • Allows your loved ones to age in place as opposed to moving to a nursing home
  • Assisted Living Program costs are covered by NYS Medicaid
  • Learn more about the Assisted Living Program

Colleen Vincent

Executive Director

I am from Ravena, New York.

I have been working at The Eliot at Catskill for over 6 years.

I graduated from Russell Sage College in Troy, New York, and have been in healthcare for the past 7 years.

My focus is acting as a community liaison and intake.

My hobbies are baking and art

I enjoy wine or a Bloody Mary.

My favorite movie is “One Fine Day.”

I love my residents and the positive connections I make every day within our community.

The best tip that I give to prospective residents and families is that adjustment is a process we specialize in. It’s okay to be overwhelmed.

Rebecca Linscott

Director of Case Management

I live in Catskill, New York.

I have been working at The Eliot for the past year.

I graduated from Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts and have been in this field for over 20 years.

I assist residents to achieve and maintain optimum social, mental, spiritual, and emotional well-being. I serve as a resource for residents and their families.

My hobbies include hunting, fishing, shooting, watching sports, and day trips with friends.

My favorite drink on the weekends is a refreshing Rumchata on the rocks.

My favorite movie is “Love & Basketball.”

What I most enjoy about my job is interacting with residents and their families.

The best tip that I give to prospective residents and their families is to ask a lot of questions and convey your expectations.

Laura Pace

Recreation Director

I am from Hudson, New York.

I have been working for the Eliot for only a few months!

I attended Auburn University, Questar III.

My job as Activities Director is to schedule and run activities on a day to day operation. Ensuring quality fun and entertainment and ensuring daily safety.

I enjoy riding motorcycles.

I enjoy an iced cold iced tea.

My favorite movie is Just Wright.

My favorite part of my job is coming to work every day and putting smiles on everyone’s faces.

My advice to prospective residents and families is that if you have any activities that you like, let us know and we will incorporate it, and encourage you to come to our gatherings and activities, all are welcome.

Mercedes Brantley

Office Manager

I reside in Catskill, New York.

I have been working at the Eliot for three months.

I graduated from Columbia Greene Community College, and have been in this field for 4+ years.

Some of my tasks include scheduling appointments, banking, and transportation.

I enjoy playing with my kids, sightseeing. and making memories.

I enjoy having a nice Margarita on the Rocks with salt all around my rim!

My two favorite movies are “Pay it Forward” and “Heaven is for Real.”

My favorite TV series is “Scandal.”

I enjoy most about my work is the lovely people I work for and with!

My one tip to prospective residents and families is to value each moment with your loved ones!

Mary Hudgens

Director of Human Resources

I am from Queens, NY.

I am brand new to the team. Just getting started!

I graduated from SUNY Albany with a BA in English/Education.

My job is to ensure that the organization is able to achieve success through people.

My hobbies are spending quality time with my son & visiting with family and friends.

My favorite beverage is Ice Tea.

My favorite movie is Goodfellas.

My favorite part of the job is building strong and happy employee teams through recruiting.

My best advice to new residents is- decorate your room and make it feel like home, be sure to participate in our many daily activities, relax and enjoy your time here.

Kelly Jackson

Director of Resident Services

I am from Coxsackie, NY.

I am new to the team!

I graduated from New Paltz.

My focus is acting as a resident advocate.

My hobbies are reading and baking.

I enjoy bourbon or scotch.

My favorite movie is Grease.

I always knew that I wanted to help and ensure safety, and that my resident’s needs are always met. I love working with older people.

The best tip that I give to prospective residents and families is to stay as involved as possible! We welcome the daily interactions we experience with our residents and families.



122 Jefferson Heights, Catskill, NY 12414, United States

Age really is just a number. Our seniors enjoy a wide variety of social and private activities offered on a daily basis. From Yoga, Bingo and Manicures to Sunday Mass, Baking Clubs and Horse Racing, our programming is truly unique. See here for yourself!

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