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Senior housing types near Bakersfield, CA

  • Magnolia Place

    Magnolia Place

    8100 Westwold Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (44)
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    Brookdale Bakersfield is a premiere assisted living and memory care community in Bakersfield, California. Our community has an ideal location in a quiet, residential area of Bakersfield near shopping, dining, the downtown area, The Shops at Riverwalk and we are just minutes from Mercy Southwest...

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  • Brookdale Riverwalk

    Brookdale Riverwalk

    350 Calloway Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93312
    (33)
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    Here you have fewer chores and more adventures.  Our CCRC (Continuing Care Retirement Community) in Bakersfield, California, has independent living, assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing all on one campus. And if you or your spouse need more care later, you’ll have the lifestyle you want...

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  • The Village at Seven Oaks

    The Village at Seven Oaks

    4301 Buena Vista Road, Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (15)
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    The Village at Seven Oaks is an assisted living community located in sunny Bakersfield, Kern County, California. Golfers will love being able to play their favorite game on a year-round basis, and art enthusiasts will enjoy not only classic First Friday activities but Third Thursday events as well....

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  • A&A Bakersfield Care Home

    A&A Bakersfield Care Home

    12203 El Capitan Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93312
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    A & A Bakersfield Care Home provides superior care for seniors needing help with their daily activities such as but not limited to bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting, preparation of meals, feeding assistance, medication assistance, incontinence management and planned daily activities. The home...

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  • Calloway Gardens

    9706 Harvey Ct, Bakersfield, CA 93312
    (6)
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    Calloway Gardens is consists of two individual communities in Bakersfield, California, where the main goal is to provide the best care your family needs. Recognizing each residents individuality, dignity and maintaining their well being in a home atmosphere. Understanding that your concern is our...

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  • Summer Springs Board and Care

    6112 Summer Springs Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93313
    (3)
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    Summer Springs Board and Care is a senior care home located in the city of Bakersfield, California, in the San Joaquin Valley of Kern County. Our harmonious community is situated in close proximity to the heart of Bakersfield in a cozy residential neighborhood. Here in Bakersfield you can find many...

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  • Balance Residential Care

    9802 Vertrice Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (3)
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    Balance Residential Care lies within Bakersfield, CA and serves Kern County. This residential care home in Southern California is situated near the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley. The area receives warm, mild temperatures throughout the year and more days of sunshine than most other parts of...

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  • Heritage Assisted Living

    3801 Paseo Airosa, Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (6)
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    Heritage Assisted Living is located in one of the friendliest cities in TN, Knoxville. Heritage offers an apartment type feel instead of a medical or facility type atmosphere. You want your loved ones to feel at home during these years. Because of this, we have a small amount of rooms. This provides...

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  • Lerwick Home Care

    10213 Lerwick Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93311
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    Lerwick Home Care is located in Bakersfield, CA in beautiful Kern County. This residential care home offers seniors a great place to live in the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley. Bakersfield provides residents and their guests with plenty of opportunities to get out and do something, including...

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  • Divine Mercy Home Care

    10239 Lanesborough Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (7)
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    Divine Mercy Home Care is an assisted living community located in the city of Bakersfield, California in the county of Kern. The architecturally beautiful neighborhood where Divine Mercy Home Care is located in an absolutely wonderful place to take long walks in the beautiful California sun. Many...

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  • A Comfort Care Home

    12409 Andes Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93312
    (3)
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    A Comfort Care Home A Comfort Care Home is located in Bakersfield, CA in Kern County. This residential care home provides a safe place to live in an area that offers much to do and see. Those who spend time in Bakersfield enjoy spending time at the Kern County Museum, checking out Fox Theater, and...

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  • The Palms of San Lauren

    5300 Hageman Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93308
    (1)
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  • Golden Castle Assisted Living

    2607 Mt. Vernon, Bakersfield, CA 93306
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  • The Gables of Ojai

    The Gables of Ojai

    701 N. Montgomery St., Ojai, CA 93023
    (7)
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    Over sixty years ago founders of AARP envisioned a gracious retirement community, prerequisites included: temperate climate, beautifully landscaped gardens, community rooms and amenities designed to serve the most discriminating seniors. Hence, their vision of what was to become The Gables was born....

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  • Arayata Elderly Care

    Arayata Elderly Care

    44849 Lotus Lane, Lancaster, CA 93536
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    Along with our excellent elderly care, Arayata Elderly Care eliminates the stress and worry family members are experiencing over the care of their elderly loved ones. Seniors are also comforted and feel at ease knowing that a caring, experienced Arayata Elderly Care caregiver will be there to assist...

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  • Prestige Assisted Living at Visalia

    Prestige Assisted Living at Visalia

    3120 West Caldwell Avenue, Visalia, CA 93277
    (15)
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    Prestige Assisted Living at Visalia is a new building, conveniently located near shopping, medical and dental clinics, pharmacy and public transportation. Prestige has 60 spacious studio, one and two-bedroom apartments. Prestige also offers Expressions, a nationally recognized program for those with...

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  • The Cromwell Home

    The Cromwell Home

    29536 Cromwell Ave., Val Verde, CA 91384
    (3)
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    Welcome to The Cromwell Home. We are pleased to have you here. Our facility is located in a lovely, quiet and countryside neighborhood of Castaic-Val Verde, Santa Clarita Valley, California. Although, it seems we are a little out of town, but it just 10 minutes to Valencia Shopping Mall, or to Henry...

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  • Fillmore Country Club

    Fillmore Country Club

    827 River Street, Fillmore, CA 93015
    (10)
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    Fillmore Country Club is a beautifully designed Senior Community with Assisted Living Services, short-term stays, and an appealing alternative for seniors who need some assistance with their daily routines such as bathing, dressing and medication reminders. Located in Fillmore, CA, we are surrounded...

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  • Park Visalia

    Park Visalia

    3939 W Walnut Ave, Visalia, CA 93277
    (20)
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    Park Visalia offers all the comforts of home with features added that provide the support and security our residents need. Residents live in one of several styles of apartments. A complete and well-maintained fire security and automatic sprinkler system is in place. Our emergency call system...

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  • The Havens at Antelope Valley

    The Havens at Antelope Valley

    43051 15th St W, Lancaster, CA 93534
    (20)
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    The Havens at Antelope Valley is located in the California High Desert—just 55 miles from Los Angeles. Our community's ideal location is nearby shopping malls, restaurants, medical services, and parks and recreation centers. We are far enough away from the city to enjoy the peace of a residential...

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  • Ana Residential Care

    Ana Residential Care

    1046 East Lancaster Blvd, Lancaster, CA 93535
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    A.N.A. Residential Care is a residential care home located in the city of Lancaster in the county of Los Angeles, California. This quiet northern suburb of Los Angeles has a beautifully well planned design that makes it easy to navigate and great for morning or evening walks. Multiple local parks...

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  • Jordeth Senior Care Home

    Jordeth Senior Care Home

    2226 West Perez Court, Visalia, CA 93291
    (8)
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    Jordeth Senior Care Home Jordeth Senior Care Home is a residential care home located in the picturesque city of Visalia, in San Joaquin Valley, California. Our beautiful city is perfect for seniors looking to spend some time in the great outdoors. With a breathtaking natural landscape, located near...

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  • Sunrise at Sterling Canyon

    Sunrise at Sterling Canyon

    25815 McBean Parkway, Valencia, CA 91355
    (30)
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    Located in the heart of Valencia, Sunrise at Sterling Canyon is situated next door to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, across the street from Granary Square and just blocks away from Valencia Town Center Mall. Sunrise at Sterling Canyon sits just around the corner from the beautiful Vista...

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  • Angel's Caring Home Residential Care Facility for the Elderly

    Angel's Caring Home Residential Care Facility for the Elderly

    23747 Via Gavola, Valencia, CA 91355
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Come and become part of our family! Angel's Caring Home, Inc. is a state licensed, 6-bed facility whose main objective is to provide warm and professional care for its patients while creating a cozy family atmosphere. Both Sara and her husband have dedicated their lives to the lives of others as a...

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  • GranVida Carpinteria

    GranVida Carpinteria

    5464 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013
    (3)
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    GranVida is a community, a neighborhood of like-minded people who enjoy the uniqueness and beauty of coastal living. Like Carpinteria itself, GranVida embodies small town friendliness, hospitality and social inclusion. As the only senior living and memory care community in Carpinteria, GranVida...

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  • Atria Santa Clarita

    Atria Santa Clarita

    24431 Lyons Ave, Santa Clarita, CA 91321
    (28)
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    Located in the Santa Clarita Valley, just north of Los Angeles with easy access to the 405 Freeway, Atria Santa Clarita is a vibrant community where seniors benefit from a simplified lifestyle, with discreet support from a 24-hour staff. In addition to independent and assisted living options, the...

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  • Pacifica Senior Living Santa Clarita

    Pacifica Senior Living Santa Clarita

    24305 West Lyons Avenue, Newhall, CA 91321
    (24)
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    Pacifica Senior Living offers a full spectrum of services and amenities, and will coordinate with you a specific program to meet your individual needs and lifestyle. Assisted Living offers independence while providing you with a lifestyle of leisure activities, meals with your friends and new...

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  • The Palms at Bonaventure Assisted Living and Memory Care

    The Palms at Bonaventure Assisted Living and Memory Care

    111 North Wells Road, Ventura, CA 93004
    (12)
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    The Palms is beautifully designed with spacious common areas to enjoy with family and friends. Our elegant dining room serves three chef-prepared meals every day. Activities are an integral part of the lifestyle at The Palms and include arts, crafts, table games, fitness classes, and outings. Weekly...

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  • Villa Santa Barbara

    Villa Santa Barbara

    227 Anapamu St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101
    (25)
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    Live life in style at Villa Santa Barbara, where residents can soak up the Southern California sun and enjoy desired amenities and services fit for the American Riviera. Our goal is to enrich the lives of our residents by providing an environment that is physically, mentally, spiritually and...

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  • Finest Living at Crestwood

    Finest Living at Crestwood

    225 Crestwood, Ventura, CA 93003
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    Finest Living Guest Home was established in 2004 and continues to provide the finest in elderly care in the county of Ventura.

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  • Ventura Townehouse

    Ventura Townehouse

    4900 Telegraph Road, Ventura, CA 93003
    (62)
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    Our retirement community provides a private secure environment for seniors who are seeking a lifestyle free from encumbrance and household worries. From the moment you enter the Ventura TowneHouse, you'll appreciate our enlivening approach to retirement. The lively conversations in the lounge,...

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  • Aegis of Ventura

    Aegis of Ventura

    4964 Telegraph Rd., Ventura, CA 93003
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    Aegis of Ventura features an elegant Spanish style architecture that is beautifully enhanced by luscious landscaping and courtyards. Inside, our compassionate staff treats you like a second family -- starting each day with a smile, a hug and engaging conversation. We offer exceptional Assisted...

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  • Palmdale Senior Villa, LLC

    Palmdale Senior Villa, LLC

    38719 37th Street East, Palmdale, CA 93550
    (1)
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    Palmdale Senior Villa, LLC is a senior care home located in Los Angeles County in Palmdale, California. Palmdale is a unique and interesting city full of recreation and fun to be had. Palmdale is situated in the Mojave High Desert and is separated from Los Angeles by the lovely San Gabriel Mountains...

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  • Enduring Oaks Assisted Living

    Enduring Oaks Assisted Living

    4264 Colibri CT, Moorpark, CA 93021
    (6)
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    Enduring Oaks has invested so much effort into your loved one's dream home. Our newly remodeled facility has a remarkable home feel, gorgeous surroundings, and a great staff. We know it takes more than bricks and mortar to make a home, so we provide love, residents provide the memories, and we both...

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  • Sunrise at Wood Ranch

    Sunrise at Wood Ranch

    190 Tierra Rejada Road, Simi Valley, CA 93065
    (25)
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    Sunrise at Wood Ranch offers residents a life full of comfort, independence and happiness. We offer assisted living as well as memory care in our beautiful community. We have a smaller neighborhood called Terrace Club designed for those with early memory loss and that do not need a secured...

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  • Cypress Place

    1200 Cypress Point Ln, Ventura, CA 93003
    (21)
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    There's a temperate climate and fresh sea air for residents of Cypress Place, nestled just off the central coast in the City of Ventura. The beautiful senior living campus features an Active Senior Living community and adjacent Assisted Living and Alzheimer's/Dementia Care community connected by a...

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  • The Lexington Assisted Living

    The Lexington Assisted Living

    5440 Ralston St, Ventura, CA 93003
    (38)
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    Serving our senior community since 1991, our coastal ambiance with a central courtyard & 3 beautifully landscaped acres, year-round heated pool & Jacuzzi. 'Sweet Shop' snack room with snacks and beverages available all day, complete with jukebox that plays 45's. Large, sky-lit, exercise/activity...

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  • Simi Hills Home Care Center, LLC

    Simi Hills Home Care Center, LLC

    2062 Vera Court, Simi Valley, CA 93063
    (6)
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    Designed to meet the primary needs of elderly who can not function independently but who does not need skilled nursing care. Provides a home-like environment creating community of compatible adults here they can 'age place'. Our goal is to create a Home with atmosphere of acceptance and warmth.

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  • Via Esmeralda LLC

    3521 E. Elma St, Camarillo, CA 93010
    (8)
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    VIA ESMERALDA L.L.C. is a non-medical care facility licensed by the California State Department of Social Services which IS NOT ALLOWED TO PROVIDE 24-HOUR SKILLED NURSING CARE. It is designated to meet the primary needs of the growing population who are unable to function totally, independently, but...

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  • Atria Las Posas

    Atria Las Posas

    24 Las Posas Road, Camarillo, CA 93010
    (39)
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    Celebrate your independence at Atria Las Posas! Entertain family and friends in the courtyard and enjoy the outdoor grill. Or take advantage of all the community has to offer inside, including a movie room with projector screen, an upgraded salon, and a fitness center with senior-friendly equipment....

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  • Brookdale Camarillo

    Brookdale Camarillo

    6000 Santa Rosa Road, Camarillo, CA 93012
    (28)
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    The Best Is Yet To Come Experience what the golden years are really about in our beautiful senior living community in Camarillo, California. Surrounded by nature’s finest display of gardens and walking grounds, you can savor resort-like amenities, luxury dining and an abundance of soul-filling...

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  • Belmont Village Thousand Oaks

    Belmont Village Thousand Oaks

    3680 North Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
    (32)
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    Belmont Village Thousand Oaks is conveniently situated, with easy access to Los Robles Regional Medical Center and the abundant restaurants, shopping, and entertainment venues along Thousand Oaks Blvd. and in Westlake Village. Also nearby are numerous churches and two synagogues, Thousand Oaks...

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  • Casablanca Home Care

    Casablanca Home Care

    17216 Goya Street, Granada Hills, CA 91344
    (4)
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    Casablanca Homecare provides non-medical care and supervision for the elderly. Our goal is to maintain a high quality of life for our residents as their needs change. We recognize that each individual has specific needs and we strive daily to understand and satisfy these. To provide the highest...

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  • The Reserve at Thousand Oaks

    The Reserve at Thousand Oaks

    3575 N Moorpark Rd, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
    (8)
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    The Reserve at Thousand Oaks is a beautiful place where seniors can enjoy a special quality of retirement living. It is nestled on 9 acres in the hills in Thousand Oaks. Living Independently at The Reserve at Thousand Oaks Condo Style Apartments offers residents the comfort of knowing that 24-hour...

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  • Pacifica Senior Living Oxnard

    Pacifica Senior Living Oxnard

    2211 E Gonzales Rd, Oxnard, CA 93036
    (102)
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    Welcome to Pacifica Senior Living Oxnard, an award-winning full-service luxury senior apartment community located in beautiful Oxnard, CA. Our assisted living apartments and exquisite memory care neighborhood offers luxurious care, peace of mind, and maximum comfort tailored to the needs of each...

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  • Zann Daily Care

    Zann Daily Care

    11500 Baird Avenue, Northridge, CA 91326
    (2)
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    Spacious and clean facility provides supervision and assistance with activities of daily living. Coordination of services by outside healthcare providers monitoring of residents activities to help and ensure their well being and safety. Assistance includes administration of medications by a skilled...

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  • Park Vista at Thousand Oaks

    Park Vista at Thousand Oaks

    350 Arcturus St., Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Park Vista Senior Living is a locally owned and operated assisted living community located in the heart of beautiful Thousand Oaks, California. Nestled in a prestigious rural neighborhood and overlooking Thousand Oaks Community Park, Park Vista offers an ideal location with access to shops,...

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  • Brookdale Chatsworth

    Brookdale Chatsworth

    20801 Devonshire Street, Chatsworth, CA 91311
    (57)
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    Here you’ll have the right care at the right time. If you’re looking for an assisted living community where you can redefine your independence with a little bit of help, then our community in Chatsworth, California, might be the right fit for you.  Maybe you’ve always wanted to learn how to learn to...

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  • Our Home Thousand Oaks 3

    Our Home Thousand Oaks 3

    334 Burton Ct, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
    (1)
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    Our Home Thousand Oaks is located in downtown Thousand Oaks, California. We are next door to Los Robles Hospital and close to Oaks Mall. We are easy to get to since we are close to major freeways. We have nurses on staff to help with all of our residents needs such as bathing, grooming, medications...

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  • Graceful Living Residential Care Facility for the Elderly, LLC

    Graceful Living Residential Care Facility for the Elderly, LLC

    10348 Laramie Avenue, Chatsworth, CA 91311
    (9)
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    We are a 6 bed Residential Care Facility for the Eldery. This is a newly remodeled home in a beautiful neighborhood of Chatswoth. Located by Mason Park and near shopping Centers. Owned by a Nurse Practitioner. At Graceful Living we strive to make your experience warm and inviting. Our caring staff...

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Bakersfield, California

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer apartment style housing and social interaction as well as personalized support. Assisted living facilities frequently offer opportunities for recreational activity, support with the activities of daily life, and help with transit and appointments. Under certain circumstances, facilities may offer "aging in place", Alzheimer's care, or hospice. In California, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $54,000 . The state of California has specific standards associated with this kind of facility. The Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division supervises this facility type. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include meals must comply with residents' dietary preference, the total daily diet must meet the recommended dietary allowances of the National Academy of Sciences Food and Nutrition Board, facilities must provide at least three meals per day and snacks, and meals must comply with diet prescribed by physicians. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include medication administration and assistance with self-administration of medications. Staff must obtain education in a variety of areas. These include: first-aid, how to recognize early signs of illness, medication policies and procedures, and skills and knowledge required to provide necessary resident care. Public assistance is available through The state's Medicaid 1915(c) Assisted Living Waiver program.There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every 1 residents. This type of facility is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

The air temperature, air quality, and humidity of a location may have a significant impact on the well-being of you or your loved one. Monthly, Bakersfield receives around 0 inches of precipitation. The most precipitation historically falls in December with an average of 1 inches during the month. Bakersfield gets on average 0.10 inches of snow per year. The average air quality index rating in Bakersfield is approximately 89.5. The average 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. The air quality index score reaches its peak in December at approximately 127.3. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated unhealthy for sensitive groups. This means that persons with respiratory diseases such as asthma should avoid prolonged outdoor exposure and exertion. Bakersfield has a hot desert type of climate. In the summer, Bakersfield is approximately 83°F. The summer high is at approximately 101°F during the month of July. The summer low is approximately 64°F in the month of June. In the winter, the average temperature sinks to approximately 51°F. The high winter temperature is around 67°F in the month of February. The low winter temperature is roughly 38 °F in the month of December. On average, the humidity level for Bakersfield is roughly 49%. Humidity levels peak in January at roughly 70%.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

For many seniors, especially those who live with chronic disease or those who require long-term care, access to hospitals may be a major consideration when selecting which senior care facility best fits you or your loved ones needs. In total, there are 7 hospitals located in Bakersfield which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals that service Bakersfield include Bakersfield Memorial Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, and Adventist Health Bakersfield.

Demographics and Values

In terms of crime, Bakersfield has 41.3 property crimes per 1000 residents and 4.8 violent crimes per 1000 residents. In terms of education, 7.3% have a graduate degree, 21.5% have a college degree, and 25.6% have a high-school diploma. In Bakersfield, 5.2% of the people are veterans. Bakersfield is considered neutral to members of the LGBTQ+ community. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Bakersfield 30.2% practice Catholicism, 7.1% practice another Christian faith, and 3.8% are Baptists. In Bakersfield, 50.6% are nonbelievers. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Bakersfield, out of the total population 0.1% practice Judaism, 0.5% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.5% practice Islam. Demographically, Bakersfield is 12.0% other or not specified, 7.5% black, 68.3% white, 3.6% mixed race, 1.1% Native American, 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 49.2% Hispanic, and 7.3% Asian. Based on gender, 51.0% are female and 49.0% are male. In Bakersfield, 19.0% of the population are over the age of 55, 8.1% are over the age of 60, 3.9% are over the age of 70, and 2.2% are over the age of 80. The median age of Bakersfield is 31 years old. Bakersfield has a population density of 982 people per square mile. The current population of Bakersfield is growing at a rate of 0.012%. In Bakersfield, 19.2% live in poverty, 10.3% do not have health insurance, 4.5% are widowed, and 63.7% participate in the labor force. In the previous presidential election, 40.4% voted Democrat, 53.1% voted Republican, and 6.5% voted for a third party candidate in Kern county.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of care for a community is influenced by the community in which it is located. The sales tax in Bakersfield is 7.25%. The median monthly price for rent in Bakersfield is around $1,383 and the median value for a house for Bakersfield is approximately $227,388. The rent burden for Bakersfield is about 20.7% of the average monthly income.

State Information

An overview of California

The state of California has 391 hospitals and 1,108 health centers, providing care to a population of 39,715,372. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Mills-peninsula Medical Center, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, and And Santa Monica ¢– UCLA Medical Center & Orthopedic Hospital. California is ranked 19th in quality of life and 7th in healthcare. The natural beauty of California is ranked 5th in the nation. Out of a national average of 100, California has a cost of living index rating of 139, a grocery index rating of 121, and a housing index rating of 227.

Social demographics of the state

In California, 26% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. In terms of diversity, California ranks 1st in the nation and is considered very LGBTQ friendly. In California, 31% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 23,558 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Buddhist-2%, and Hindu-2%. In California there are 395 masonic lodges. During the latest presidential election, 32% voted for the Republican candidate while 62% voted for the Democratic candidate.

State-wide weather information

The average monthly precipitation for the state of California is around 2.04 inches. The most precipitation occurs in December with an average of 16.26 inches of precipitation a month. The average air quality index rating in California is 57.1 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 83.0 AQI. California experiences an average humidity rating of about 61%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of July at around 81%. During the winter, the average temperature in California drops to around 47°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 76°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 8°F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 71°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 116°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 34°F in the month of June. 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 tornados.

Wildlife to be found in California

The state of California has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Joshua Tree, Redwood, California Juniper, and Chamise. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Whales, the Coyotes, the Black Bears, or the Cougars. The state animal of California is the California Grizzly Bear.