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Welcome to the unbridled majesty of The Sentinel of Mohegan Lake!

When you’re looking for assisted living that’s more than just a place to live… When you’ve come to expect a more personalized level of care… When you’re ready to enjoy a new chapter of your life… It’s time to join us at Mohegan Lake! 

We’re committed to creating an experience where you or your loved one can live with the utmost comfort, safety and independence. Our residents enjoy robust schedules packed with activities and socialization while they receive unparalleled care and exceptional service. We believe that independence and personal choice are of utmost importance for our residents in their experience at The Sentinel of Mohegan Lake. Our Activities Director develops and leads unique programming to make every day special. Our residents form lifelong friendships with each other as well as with our friendly team! The culinary experience at Mohegan Lake is not to be missed. Flavorful, nutritious meals are served daily in our dining room. Our team stops at nothing to accomplish our goal of “Redefining Home”. From our beautiful location and top-notch homes to the warmth and professionalism of our employees, The Sentinel of Mohegan Lake is the new standard of quality, assisted living.

THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOME

When living at home is no longer a safe and viable option, The Sentinel of Mohegan Lake offers a simple solution. We provide your loved ones with high-quality Residential and Personal Care services in a comfortable homelike setting.

Resident Services:

The Sentinel is licensed by the New York State Department of Health and includes:

  • Assistance with activities of daily living (i.e., bathing, dressing, safety assurance, supervision and ’round-the-clock care, if needed.)
  • Healthcare services are provided by a Licensed Home Care Services Agency
  • Wellness Center featuring an on-site internist, psychologists, podiatrist, physical and occupational therapists
  • Medication assistance program managed by licensed nurses
  • Three nutritious home-cooked meals shared in our spectacular dining room
  • Private Dining Room for family gatherings
  • A dynamic array of activities
  • Transportation to local excursions
  • Indoor and outdoor children’s play area
  • A library, parlor, internet café, walking paths, sun decks, solarium, movie theater and more!
  • A lifestyle that promotes independence and choice

Luxurious Home Amenities

We work hard to make sure that each of our residents feel at home when they come to The Sentinel. 

  • Choice of numerous floor plans
  • Beautiful furniture and plush, carpeted rooms
  • Flat-screen televisions
  • Individually controlled heating and air conditioning
  • Emergency call systems in bedrooms and bathrooms
  • Weekly housekeeping, laundry and linen services
  • Cable television and WiFi
  • Gourmet meals
  • Endless entertainment and social activities

Jean Occhino

Executive Director

Three words to describe you and your job title at The Sentinel?
Engaged, Committed, and Compassionate.

What city do I live in?
Bronx, NY

Favorite ice cream?
Vanilla

What do I enjoy most about my job?
Knowing that at the end of the day I made a difference and that I get to do it again tomorrow.

What tips would you give prospective residents and their families?
Stay involved, visit often and you will see that we are one big family.

Kenneth Roskosky

Assistant Executive Director

Three words to describe you and your job title at The Sentinel?
Outgoing, Compassionate, Responsible

What city do I live in?
Putnam Valley New York

Favorite ice cream?
Mint Chocolate chip

What do I enjoy most about my job?
Assisting and getting to know our residents

What tips would you give prospective residents and their families?
Staying involved, be welcoming to everyone and let’s have fun!

Melissa Lopes

Director of Admissions & Marketing

Three words to describe you and your job title at the Sentinel?
Rewarding, engaging, and supportive

What city do I live in?
Mohegan Lake

Favorite Ice Cream?
Vanilla

What do I enjoy most about my job?
The opportunity to work alongside my colleagues and form relationships with our residents.

What tips would you give prospective residents and their families?
Get involved in the community, make friends, and enjoy yourself!

Amy Strong

Case Manager

Three words to describe you and your job title at the Sentinel?
As a case manager at the Sentinel of Mohegan Lake, I am compassionate, understanding,  and culturally sensitive.

What city do I live in?
I live in Mohegan Lake

Favorite Ice Cream?
My favorite brand of ice cream is ” So Delicious” Vegan Salt Carmel

What do I enjoy most about my job?
What I enjoy about my job is to be able to have a solution to their problems and to listen when the resident expresses thoughts and concerns

What tips would you give prospective residents and their families?
Challenge life day by day graciously and do not take life too seriously; try to enjoy life to the best of your ability because no one gets out of it alive.

Matthew Safko

Assistant Administrator

Three words to describe you and your job title at The Sentinel?
Dedicated, analytical and precise.

What city do I live in?
Orangeburg, NY.

Favorite ice cream?
Rocky Rock ice cream.

What do I enjoy most about my job?
I enjoy meeting with residents or prospective residents and their families.

What tips would you give prospective residents and their families?
Have a plan and get a feeling for the community’s culture, programing and amenities.

Judith Diloreto

Case Manager

Three words to describe you and your job title at The Sentinel?
Trusting, Caring, Compassionate

What city do I live in?
Town of Cortlandt

Favorite ice cream?
Friendly’s Mint Chip

What do I enjoy most about my job?
Meeting with our residents and helping them live their best life!

What tips would you give prospective residents and their families?
We are a great team here at The Sentinel, more like a family. Come see what we’re all about.

Sandra Nicosia

Business Office Manager

Three words to describe you and your job title at The Sentinel?
Passionate, Fun, Growth

What city do I live in?
Mount Kisco, NY

Favorite ice cream?
Friendly’s Mint Chocolate Chip

What do I enjoy most about my job?
Learning and growing everyday, interacting daily with the residents.

Having a great supportive team to work with!!

What tips would you give prospective residents and their families?
To take this transition process one day at a time as it can be overwhelming. Become engaged in the facility, visit your family regularly.

Get to know the team we are always here to assist you.

Gloria Foxx

Wellness Director

Three words to describe you and your job title at The Sentinel?
Heart, soul and family.

What city do I live in?
Peekskill.

Favorite ice cream?
Butter Pecan.

What do I enjoy most about my job?
Helping the residents and making sure they get the right meds and stay on schedule.

What tips would you give prospective residents and their families?
If you want a family atmosphere for your loves one, come here to Sentinel of Mohegan Lake.

Erica Regis

Wellness Director

Three words to describe you and your job title at The Sentinel?
Versatile, dynamic and genuine.

What city do I live in?
White Plains.

Favorite ice cream?
Cookies & Cream

What do I enjoy most about my job?
Being able to make a difference in others’ lives.

What tips would you give prospective residents and their families?
Trust in the process and be confident that we, at The Sentinel, will do our best to make your loved one feel at home.

John Gentile

Director of Food Service

Three words to describe you and your job title at The Sentinel?
Positive, enthusiastic, friendly – Food Services Director

What city do I live in?
Lake Peekskill, NY

Favorite ice cream?
Maple Walnut

What do I enjoy most about my job?
Fostering a work environment that doesn’t “feel” so much like work

What tips would you give prospective residents and their families?
Embrace the things that are offered and no longer have to be worried about by you

Sydney Burlingame

Director of life Enrichment

Three words to describe you and your job title at The Sentinel?
Creative, joyful, and compassionate

What city do I live in?
Carmel, NY

Favorite ice cream?
Friendly’s coffee ice cream

What do I enjoy most about my job?
I love that I get to make the residents happy every day by being creative and planning fun activities and events for them.

What tips would you give prospective residents and their families?
Stay engaged and involved in your loved one’s life because it makes all the difference. This is a great place to call home.

Flor Cacsire

Housekeeping Director

Three words to describe you and your job title at The Sentinel?
Responsibilities, honesty and efficient.

What city do I live in?
Peekskill.

Favorite ice cream?
Vanilla.

What do I enjoy most about my job?
That any department in charge works very well.

What tips would you give prospective residents and their families?
Welcome them, make them feel happy, enjoying all the good we have in this beautiful place.

Phillip Burkhard

EVS Director

Three words to describe you and your job title at The Sentinel?
Hardworking, love it, exciting

What city do I live in?
Eastchester, NY

Favorite ice cream?
Cookies and cream

What do I enjoy most about my job?
Helping the residents out making sure they are okay and happy

What tips would you give prospective residents and their families?
It’s a great place to call home

Our residents 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 for yourself!

“My mom has been loving her time at Mohegan Lake. She has very complicated medical needs and the team here has been so accommodating. They also keep me in the loop about her treatment, which I appreciate very much. Highly recommend Mohegan Lake for your loved ones!”
– Kelsey A.  

“The kind people at Mohegan Lake really know how to make my dad feel at home. He’s the happiest and healthiest I’ve ever seen him.”

– Mike T. 

“We chose Mohegan Lake after moving my dad from his past care facility and we’re blown away by the difference. He’s treated like a VIP and he calls me all the time to tell me about the fun activities he’s been doing. Thank you for making my dad feel young again!”

– Thomas S.

“I feel like a huge weight is off my shoulders knowing my aunt is being taken care of. She loves her friends at Mohegan Lake!”
– Jing X.

“My room is comfortable and the staff is very sweet. I feel good knowing that I’ll be taken care of 24/7 without having to make my children worry.”

– R.P., Resident

“The staff here is something else. I feel like my family has grown – the team here at Mohegan Lake feels like long-lost family! They’re so much fun and positive, and they help me feel so comfortable while I receive treatment.”

– B.L., Resident 

    The Sentinel of Mohegan Lake

    3441 Lexington Avenue
    Mohegan Lake, NY 10547
    Tel: 914.600.1430