About Assisted Living in Fresno, CA
The city of Fresno, located in the county of Fresno, is the largest inland city in the state of California. Located in the San Joaquin Valley, the city has a large military population that is orderly and respectful, particularly to seniors. Residents of Fresno enjoy a mix of historical culture, southwestern cuisine, and outdoor recreation, that is made better by beautiful weather throughout the year.
What to Expect
Most assisted living communities in Fresno, CA offer the following amenities:
- Customized meal plans
- Beautifully landscaped outdoor recreation areas
- Pet friendly housing
- On-site beautician services
- Daily activities and trips
Senior Friendly Neighborhoods in Fresno, CA
Fresno is home to the best hospitals in the region for the central California area, including the top class US Veterans Hospital, one of the best places for seniors to receive medical services. The city is also easy to travel around due bus services that traverse the downtown area and outskirts. For these reasons and many more, Fresno is a popular haven for senior communities.
Home to a growing suburban residential community, Sunnyside is home of the Sunnyside Country Club where seniors can enjoy a game of golf, a tall glass of lemonade by the pool, hours spent in the sauna, or any of dozens of other resort style activities in one of the most beautiful settings in the city.
Named for the historic Tower Theater, this is a culturally and racially diverse neighborhood that is a hub for many community events. Seniors will enjoy annual activities like Mardi Gras in February, Halloween in the Tower, and multiple car shows throughout the year. Beautiful, classic 20th century homes make this district a wonderful place to simply walk around sightseeing.
The park that provides the name for this neighborhood is a bird sanctuary set up in the late 1960s. Because it is a sanctuary, the green space in this area is untouched by urban development, allowing seniors to enjoy hundreds of acres of untouched nature. And for seniors that enjoy music, an open air amphitheater is home to a variety of free performances throughout the year.
Activities for Seniors in Fresno, CA
Fresno is home to a diversity of culture, due to its heritage and the growing arts population that the city has attracted.
Seniors will love annual events like the Miss California Pageant, Armenian Grape Blessing, Cinco de Mayo at Fulton Mall, and Christmas Tree Lane.
Art lovers can get their fill at a number of local theaters, museums, and art galleries, including the Woodward Shakespeare Festival, Fresno Philharmonic, and Roger Rocka's Dinner Theater & 2nd Space Theatre.
Nice weather ensures that seniors can enjoy this variety of entertainment throughout the year.
Finding Assisted Living in Fresno, CA
If you are looking for the ideal assisted living community for both your budget and your needs in the Fresno area, contact our Senior Living Advisors and make your search easy.