Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Memory Care communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one, and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 6 Memory Care facilities in Fortuna and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.
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2401 Redwood Way, Fortuna, CA 95540
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Sequoia Springs Senior Living is an exceptional senior care community offering independent, assisted living and memory care services in Fortuna, California. Fortuna is a thriving city in Northern California with an ideal climate, stunning scenery and local amenities. Our community is within...
2780 Timber Ridge Lane, Eureka, CA 95503
Thank you for your interest in Timber Ridge Assisted Living. We are pleased to introduce to you the premiere assisted living facility on the Northcoast. Once you have taken a tour and have glimpsed the lifestyle seniors enjoy at Timber Ridge, we think you'll agree that nothing else compares....
1355 Myrtle Ave, Eureka, CA 95501
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At Alder Bay, our mission is simple: creating environments where moments of joy, independence, and wellness are the focus each and every day.Alder Bay is the home of a unique, Balance Fitness program designed especially to strengthen the core muscles needed for improved balance and gait. We have...
Memory care offers intensive medical care to individuals with serious health and dementia conditions in a supervised setting. A memory care community conforms to specific dementia-related health and safety guidelines. Alzheimer’s living communities possess supervised areas to prevent roaming which is a typical symptom of Alzheimer’s. Persons may live in semi-private apartments or private rooms. Memory care provides 24-hour monitored care with health management, social activities, and meals for occupants. The annual median cost for a private room is around $97,638 and the cost for a semi-private room is around $77,198 . The state of California maintains a number of stipulations associated with this type of community. The The Department of Social Services and Community Care Licensing Division supervises this community type.
The community in which a care community is located might have a major effect on the price of care. Cost of living is a major factor when determining which location is the best fit for you or your loved one’s needs. Fortuna has a median home value of around $250,965 and the median cost of rent is around $1,095 per month. The rent burden for Fortuna is about 23.6% of the average monthly income.
Fortuna has a population density of 921 people per square mile. Of the population of Fortuna 17.0% have a college degree, 30.3% have a high-school diploma, and 4.2% have a graduate degree. In Fortuna, 9.5% of the people are veterans of the United States armed forces. Out of the total city population, 47.5% are male and 52.5% are female. The median age of Fortuna is 40 years old. Demographically, Fortuna is 83.2% white, 4.8% mixed race, 0.7% Asian, 3.0% Native American, 7.4% other or not specified, 0.5% black, 0.4% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 19.4% Hispanic. In Fortuna, 7.4% consider themselves widows, 56.1% participate in the labor force, 17.6% live in poverty, and 17.9% have some form of disability.
The quality of life enjoyed by the average California citizen is ranked 19th nation-wide. Additionally, California is ranked 7th by healthcare standards. Based on natural beauty, California ranks 5th in the nation. In total, California has 391 general hospitals and 1,108 health centers that provide care for 39,715,372 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Mills-peninsula Medical Center, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, and And Santa Monica Medical Center and Orthopedic Hospital. The state of California has a cost of living index of 138.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 121.4 and a housing index rating of 227.3.
The state of California ranks 1st in the country for diversity and the state is considered very LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 62% of California residents voted Democrat and 32% voted Republican. In terms of religion, 31% of California residents attend religious services among the 23,558 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Buddhist-2%, and Hindu-2%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In California there are 395 masonic lodges. The median age in the state is 37, and 26% of the population is over the age of 55.
On average, California has an air quality index rating of around 57.1 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 83.0 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for California is around 61%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 81% in the month of July. During the winter, the average temperature in California drops to around 47F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 76F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 8F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 71F. The average high summer temperature is around 116F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 34F during the month of June. On average, the state receives 2.04 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in December with an average of 16.26 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of California mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in California can include earthquakes (high), floods, and and tornadoes.
The state of California has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Joshua tree, service-berry, western cypress, and California poppy. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the whales, the coyotes, the snakes, or the cougars. The state animal of California is the California grizzly bear.