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 69 Memory Care facilities in San Diego 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.
6211 La Jolla Hermosa Ave, La Jolla, CA 92037
Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private
In house doctor that visits weekly. We are Covid FreeNew Mercedes SprinterNew Honda Odyssey Van Located in a quite neighborhood of La Jolla Message Chairs with individual remote settingsHighly Trained Care Staff155 Channels (sports, premium and movie channels. All rooms have wall mounted TV...
800 Lantern Crest Way, Santee, CA 92071
Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private
At Lantern Crest Senior Living, we offer a variety of community features. Residents can enjoy regular off-site adventures and excursions. Cats and dogs are allowed in private quarters. Our property is conveniently located near accessible public transportation. We offer free wi-fi and high speed...
350 Cole Ranch Road, Encinitas, CA 92024
Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private
Each individual has their own life story. Memory Loss , Alzheimer's and dementia do not change one's needs for love, respect and dignity. Providing for these basic needs on a constant basis can be an overwhelming task for family members as a loved one's memory fails. At Olivenhain Guest Home we...
350 S Vine St, Escondido, CA 92025
Hilltop Vistas await you! The evening lights of the city twinkle from below. Situated high above downtown Escondido, we are close to everything yet quiet. Owned and operated by the Cook family for three generations, Crest View Manor offers experience in caring for your loved one. We are large...
Memory Care costs differ by location and facility, as many communities offer different levels of care, amenities, and activities. Prices also vary based on how much — or how little — assistance a senior needs.
Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.
Memory care supports the unique needs of seniors with Alzheimer’s and dementia. Memory care communities provide enhanced security, dementia therapies, and spaces designed to prevent wandering. Services in memory care facilities often include:
Memory care communities — sometimes called Alzheimer’s care or dementia care facilities — provide specialized care for seniors who have Alzheimer’s, dementia, or other forms of memory loss. These communities offer personalized cognitive rehabilitation programs alongside assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs). Memory care usually includes 24-hour supervision and unique design elements, like outdoor gardens and color-coded walls, to help ease anxiety, agitation, and other symptoms of dementia.
The median monthly cost of memory care in San Diego is about $5,950 in the city proper, and $5,045 within the metropolitan area. The median monthly cost of memory care in the state of California is around $5,038.
A Place for Mom’s local Senior Living Advisors can help find the right memory care community in San Diego for you or your loved one.
Dubbed “America’s Finest City,” San Diego has one of the highest cost-of-living index scores in the country at 178, 78 points higher than the national average of 100. The grocery index and median rent costs are also higher than the national average.
|Cost-of-living index||Grocery index||Median rent||Rent burden||Median home value||Median family income||Estate tax||Sales tax|
|178||104||$1,480||19.4%||$628,388||$65,707||Top estate tax rate is 16 percent% (exemption threshold: $5.49 million)||7.75%|
There are at least 8 hospitals located in San Diego which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals that service San Diego are:
San Diego has a hot semi-arid climate. This means that the summers in the city tend to be very hot, sunny, and dry. The winters tend to be mild to cool with slightly higher levels of precipitation. On average, the humidity level for San Diego is roughly 65%. The average humidity levels are highest during the month of December at about 70%.
|Average summer temp||Typical summer high||Typical summer low||Average winter temp||Typical winter high||Typical winter low|
|81°F||89°F (August)||74°F (August)||74°F||82°F (December)||66°F (January)|
|Average air quality index rating||Average maximum air quality index rating|
|30.1 (Moderate)||36.6 during December (Good)|
The peak air quality conditions are rated as moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion during this time.
Precipitation and Inclement Weather
|Average monthly precipitation||Average maximum monthly precipitation||Inclement weather|
|1”||3” (March)||Floods and hurricanes|
2016 Presidential Election Results for San Diego County
|Voted Democratic||Voted Republican||Voted Third Party|
|Population city proper||Population metro||Population density||Population trend|
|1,419,516||3,210,314||1,683 people per square mile||Growing at a rate of 0.82%|
Highest Level of Education
|High-school diploma||College degree||Graduate degree|
Race & Ethnicity
|Asian||Black||Hispanic||Native American||Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian||White||Two or more||Other or Not Specified|
|Total crimes||Property crimes per 1,000 citizens||Violent crimes per 1,000 citizens|
|Unemployed||Participate in the labor force||Have some form of disability||Live in poverty||Widows||Veterans|
San Diego is considered very friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. This means that members of the community are accepted by the general public and can actively participate in public life without fear of bigotry.
While living in San Diego, there are plenty of options for entertainment. In total, there are 98 museums and 150 performing arts stages, including two Tony Award-winning theaters. San Diego also has an opera, symphony, a world-famous zoo and aquarium, and regular arts and culture events that include an art walk and dinner theatres. The museums include several railroad, flight, and military museums to suit any interest.
In order to get around the city there are a number of options for transportation. San Diego is served by the San Diego Metropolitan Transit System, which features 93 bus lines and three light rail systems. SDMTS also offers paratransit for elderly and disabled residents — MTS-Access — offering large vans capable of carrying wheelchairs and passengers.
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