Application

Our online pre-application is under construction. If you would like to receive information about an application, please call 845-357-9507 x 105.

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Esther Gitlow Towers

Rockland Home for the Aged/Esther Gitlow Towers is a senior citizen facility which is subsidized by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The rent is calculated on a sliding scale based on income and medical bills. Eligible tenants rent will be approximately 30% of their remaining income after deducting all of their medical expenses. HUD also gives the residents of The Rockland Home for the Aged/Esther Gitlow Towers a $99.00 utility allowance every month. Below is a list of other requirements to be considered for residency:

  • Applicants must be over the age of 62.
  • Must meet the low income financial guidelines established by HUD.
  • To receive Federal subsidies your annual gross income cannot exceed $36,300 for one person or $41,450 for two people.
  • All applicants must be a citizen of the United States or have legal status in the U.S.

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The Yvette and Louis Tekel
Senior Residence

Esther Gitlow Towers II/Yvette and Louis Tekel Senior Residence is a senior citizen facility which is subsidized by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The rent is calculated on a sliding scale based on income and medical bills. Eligible tenants rent will be approximately 30% of their remaining income after deducting all of their medical expenses. HUD also gives the residents of The Esther Gitlow Towers II/Yvette and Louis Tekel Senior Residence a $48.00 utility allowance every month. Below is a list of other requirements to be considered for residency:

  • Applicants must be over the age of 62.
  • Must meet the low income financial guidelines established by HUD.
  • To receive Federal subsidies your annual gross income cannot exceed $36,300 for one person or $41,450 for two people.
  • All applicants must be a citizen of the United States or have legal status in the U.S.



Equal Housing Opportunity

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Esther Gitlow Towers and The Yvette and Louis Tekel Senior Residence are both Equal Opportunity properties and Equal Housing Opportunity properties.


Rockland County Jewish Home for the Aged does not discriminate on the basis of disability status in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its federally assisted programs and activities.


ALL APPLICANTS WILL HAVE THEIR CREDIT AND CHECK-WRITING HISTORY, AS WELL AS THEIR CRIMINAL HISTORY CHECKED.