Valehaven HFA – Peru

Our Community

Nestled between the Adirondack Mountains and Lake Champlain, Peru is in the eastern part of Clinton County, just south of Plattsburgh. The residents here at Valehaven will tell you that Peru is a beautiful little village with friendly neighbors and nice places to shop. They say it’s a nice community and quiet town. The residents say that Valehaven is like a family with wonderful and caring staff. “I receive good care and get to live the leisure life”. Valehaven HFA is a 40 bed facility (10 adult home and 30 assisted living program beds) licensed by NYS Dept. of Health, our facility allows people to age-in-place in their home and remain s independent as possible. We offer:

  • Medication Supervision and assistance
  • Personal care services
  • 24 hour on site staffing
  • Laundry services
  • Housekeeping services
  • Home cooked meals
  • Transportation services
  • Full activity program
  • On-site licensed beautician


Lindsey Ashline Administrator Lindsey has been at Valehaven HFA’s Peru facility for eight years. She began her career at this facility as a part-time housekeeper. Through the years, she proved to be a true asset to the facility and has been promoted several times. In 2010, she became certified as a personal care aide and spent five years assisting residents in day to day tasks and bonding with residents and families. In 2014, Lindsey was promoted to RCC. Lindsey has worked in every capacity in this facility, including fulfilling the duties of the Administrator when necessary. Lindsey has a wonderful rapport with the residents and families. She is compassionate and truly cares about this facility and the residents. In her personal time, Lindsey enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She has been married for eleven years. She enjoys motorcycle riding and cheering her two children on in their sporting events.  Michelle Rushby, RN ALP Coordinator Michelle joined the team at Valehaven in March 2017.   Michelle has been a nurse for approximately 25 years, mostly working in geriatrics, but my experience ranges from skilled nursing to hospice.  Michelle recently completed a BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing)  She has been married for 24 years and has 2 kids whom are both in college pursuing degrees in the medical lfield and 2 dogs.  She enjoys spending time her family, reading and watching movies.  Tim Trayah Resident Care Coordinator Tim as been at Valehaven Peru for eight years.  Time began working in the medication room as a Resident Care Aide.  After working as an RCA for several years, working multiple shifts and completing different tasks, Tim was promoted to Resident Care Coordinator in August 2016.  He has a wonderful rapport with the local doctor office, pharmacies and family members.  In 2015, Tim was highly recognized by one doctor’s office in particular, by praising Tim as a wonderful asset to our company.  Tim is great to work with and is very respectful to whom every he comes in contact with.  In his spare time, Tim enjoys fishing and playing football.  On the weekends he enjoys watching sports, in particular, the New York Yankees and the Philadelphia Eagles.