JOIN OUR TEAM AND HELP OLDER ADULTS LIVE SAFELY. For over 150 years, James Lenox House Association has provided comfortable, secure and affordable housing for older adults in New York City through its residence, James Lenox House and adding Carnegie East House in 2002. A part of the Mitchell-Lama Housing Program, James Lenox House, with 99 apartments, meets a crucial need in New York City for reasonably priced housing with quality social services for men and women age 55 and older. Located on the Upper East Side, near Central Park, James Lenox House provides a home for older adults to remain healthy and active in the community. Carnegie East House, on Second Avenue near East 95th Street, offers enriched housing for older adults who require assistance with their activities of daily living.