Ives Hill Retirement Community is located in the City of Watertown, County of Jefferson. Watertown, the county seat, is centrally located on the Black River, 11 miles east of Lake Ontario and 22 miles south of the St. Lawrence River and the beautiful Thousand Island region. Jefferson County is also the home of Fort Drum and the 10th Mountain Division. Additionally, Ives Hill is close to shopping and medical facilities and situated next to a public golf course.
At Ives Hill, living accommodations include patio-style duplex and single family (cottage) homes and apartments. The services and amenities included or available are designed to support an active and independent lifestyle. Those who call Ives Hill “home” come from many different walks of life and include retired teachers, engineers, secretaries, homemakers, lawyers, doctors, independent business owners, and farmers. Many have moved to Ives Hill from outside the local area to be nearer to family, to return to their roots or to get away from congested urban areas. Watertown is a wonderful place to retire! And Ives Hill Retirement Community is the ideal place to call “home”.