The Waters of Houghton is a long-term health care facility offering private and semiprivate accommodations. Located in Houghton, N.Y., the center offers a variety of social and recreational activities. Its daily services include medical care, computerized pharmaceutical, dietary, social and rehabilitative, as well as laundry and housekeeping services. The center also offers dental, transportation, podiatric, eye care, personal and salon services. Its occupational therapists focus on helping patients relearn day-to-day activities, such as dressing, bathing and eating. The center s registered dieticians, in coordination with the medical staff, develop appropriate therapeutic diets for patients with special diagnoses, including diabetes, hypertension and obesity. Its physical therapists evaluate a patient's muscle strength, range of motion, balance and coordination to develop treatments to restore routine movements.