About Us

Good Shepherd Fairview Home at Binghamton has offered housing and health care services for nearly 140 years to our seniors. Good Shepherd Fairview is a not-for-profit residential healthcare community that offers various levels of care to accommodate individual needs, including:

apartments for independent living

enhanced assisted living residence rooms

assisted living program rooms

skilled nursing facility beds

private rooms for short-stay rehabilitation

skilled respite beds

Join our community!

  • Take a stroll down our "Main Street." Visit our cafe, beauty salon, bank and barber shop. We feature a Town Hall and Wellness Center, too. Enjoy social, religious, educational, and cultural activities, including shopping trips, outings, and community events.
  • Outside, our beautifully landscaped garden features a Gazebo and gentle waterfall.
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good shepherd communities garden gazebo - Good Shepherd Fairview Home
  • Good Shepherd Fairview Home is staffed 24 hours a day. The entrances are monitored by video and audio systems. Outside entrances are secured at all times.
  • We are all about "living well" so join our Wellness Center and take advantage of our state-of-the-art strength training equipment and cardiovascular conditioning equipment designed specifically with you in mind.
  • The Therapeutic Recreation department arranges and directs a variety of social, religious, educational, and cultural activities. Scheduled shopping trips, outings, and community events are available to interested residents.
  • Free Wi-Fi is available in resident common areas as well as in our assisted living and nursing home rooms. We also have a generous library with large print books. Resident computers are set up in 3 areas of the Home. The computers are specially equipped to meet your needs.
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Good Shepherd Woman On Computer - Good Shepherd Fairview Home
  • We offer chaplain services as well as visiting clergy from area churches.

Outstanding Levels of Care!

Independent Living

  • Choose from beautiful apartments that allow you to come and go as you please!

Enhanced Assisted Living

  • This gentle midpoint in care lies between Assisted Living & Skilled Nursing. Here, residents can "age in place" with a more personal level of care.


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GSFH - Good Shepherd Fairview Home

Assisted Living

  • Created to serve adults who cannot or choose not to live independently. We offer a little bit of extra help to fully enjoy life including medication management, meals, and housekeeping, as needed.

Skilled Nursing

  • Our skilled nursing staff of RNs, LPNs, and certified nurses' aides (CNAs) are among the area's finest.
  • We provide 24-hour personal care and medical attention.


Short Stay Rehabilitation

  • Good Shepherd has long been recognized as a leader in therapy service.
  • Patients who require rehab after surgery may take advantage of private rooms and dining areas as they rehabilitate.

Respite Rooms

  • Our Respite Care provides care in our skilled nursing facility to someone who is normally cared for in the community.
  • Respite stays are prearranged with set admission and discharge dates, and are limited to 30 consecutive days.
Good Shepherd Woman Holding Tea - Good Shepherd Fairview Home
  • Our professional nursing team provides services and supervision 24 hours a day.

We believe each resident should be treated with dignity and respect. We value the individuality of each resident and are committed to person-centered care as we assess a resident's needs.

If you wish to apply for entry to Good Shepherd Fairview Home, please complete the application by downloading it or completing it online, and provide the requested documentation. We are available to answer questions that you may have as you go through the application and admission process. We will be pleased to offer our assistance. After all… It’s All About Living Well®!

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Kathleen Burke
Admissions Coordinator
[email protected]

Heather Minor
Director of Admissions
[email protected]



80 Fairview Avenue
Binghamton, New York 13904

80 Fairview Avenue Binghamton, New York 13904

Join the Community

Good Shepherd Communities takes pride in offering a range of services and programs designed to keep residents healthy and active for as long as possible. After all, it's all about living well®!