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Senior housing types near Berkeley, CA

  • Angeleon Care Home

    2124 Ashby Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705
    (1)
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    Angeleon Care Home is situated in Berkeley, CA and serves Alameda County. The residential care home enjoys warm, summer-like weather all year long. Berkeley sits in the northern portion of the corner and on the eastern shore of the San Francisco Bay. It is a great place to live and a fun, relaxing...

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  • A Windsor House Residence

    2741 Hillegass Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705
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  • Belmont Village Albany

    Belmont Village Albany

    1100 San Pablo Ave, Albany, CA 94706
    (8)
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    Belmont Village Albany, affiliated with the University of California, Berkeley*, offers a collaborative experience that embraces Albany’s community-oriented character while sharing the benefits of university affiliation. The best-in-class community offers Independent Living, Assisted Living and...

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  • Merrill Gardens at Rockridge

    Merrill Gardens at Rockridge

    5238 Coronado Ave, Oakland, CA 94618
    (7)
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    Merrill Gardens at Rockridge is designed to fit in with the beautiful homes in the area. Enjoy the local cafes, gourmet restaurants, bookstores, and antique shops. It's right across the street from The Ridge, a brand new upscale shopping center. The community features spacious apartments with full...

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  • Red Maple Residential Home

    Red Maple Residential Home

    7100 Manila Ave, El Cerrito, CA 94530
    (1)
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    The Red Maple Residential Home is a six-bed residential care facility licensed by the State of California.       Located in a safe and quiet neighborhood in beautiful El Cerrito, our facility is close to shopping centers, hospitals, churches, a community center, a senior...

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  • Lake Merritt Care Home

    Lake Merritt Care Home

    576 Valle Vista Ave, Oakland, CA 94610
    (5)
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    Tony's Care Home is located just along the border of the City of Oakland and the city of Piedmont, located in a very nice and peaceful neighborhood. It has a deck with a spectacular view of the hill. With easy access to shops, theaters, churches, etc. and is just a few minutes away from the famous...

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  • Lake Park a CCRC

    Lake Park a CCRC

    1850 Alice St, Oakland, CA 94612
    (1)
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    This is the kind of place people dream of living in. With views of both Lake Merritt and the East Bay Hills, Lake Park is a retirement community in Oakland, CA that's ?lled with natural light, greenery and fascinating people. Here, a diverse collection of extraordinary residents enjoys a culturally...

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  • Lakeshore Residential Care

    Lakeshore Residential Care

    1901 3rd Ave, Oakland, CA 94606
    (7)
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    Lakeshore Residential Care is located in the City of Oakland in the Lake Merritt commercial district, only a few blocks from the unique Lake Merritt and the shopping center, medical facilities, Physician facilities, banks, senior centers, churches, parks and Parkway Theater are close by, there are...

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  • Grace Homes

    Grace Homes

    423 Mclaughlin Street, Richmond, CA 94805
    (1)
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    Grace Homes — 'your home away from home'. 'Feel and experience the warm caring atmosphere of our home'. We take pride in providing quality, safe and compassionate care. We are located near Doctors Medical Center of San Pablo, Kaiser of Richmond, Doctors Medical Urgent Care of Pinole, Medical...

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  • Oakmont of Mariner Point

    Oakmont of Mariner Point

    2400 Mariner Sq. Drive, Alameda, CA 94501
    (14)
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    Oakmont of Mariner Point assisted living community situated in Alameda, Alameda County, California provides seniors with a safe place to live. This community offers the memory care that seniors are looking for in a location that is peaceful and good. When a senior chooses this community they will...

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  • Oakmont of Cardinal Point

    Oakmont of Cardinal Point

    2431 Mariner Square, Alameda, CA 94501
    (5)
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    Cardinal Point is a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) which means that our residents move in when they are independent and active, truly being able to participate in all we have to offer! Additionally, we are also licensed for Assisted Living, so as the years go on, the resident can...

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  • Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights

    Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights

    2361 E 29th Street, Oakland, CA 94606
    (93)
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    Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights provides a wide range of services to meet the needs of seniors in all stages of life. They offer everything from independent living to dementia care. They even offer support services for family members, including support groups for those interested. Elderly in...

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  • Sunrise of Oakland Hills

    Sunrise of Oakland Hills

    11889 Skyline Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94619
    (15)
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    Community Highlights: * Conveniently located in a beautiful, safe residential neighborhood in the Oakland Hills * Multiple nurses on staff to manage resident well-being and complex medical situations * Accommodate many couples who want to stay together but have different care needs * Higher...

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  • Moraga Retreat Care

    Moraga Retreat Care

    715 Moraga Road, Moraga, CA 94556
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    Picture the senior lifestyle you have always imagined.     Prestigious locations.    Utmost professionalism.       Striking natural surroundings.    Richly designed interiors and finishes.      Exceptional amenities....

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  • Aegis of Moraga

    Aegis of Moraga

    950 Country Club Dr, Moraga, CA 94556
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    We are proud to offer exceptional Assisted Living and Memory Care services in one of the East Bay's loveliest areas. Nestled in the heart of Moraga's rolling hills, this desirable place to live offers a charming country atmosphere within easy reach of city amenities. Our quaint, all-American town...

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  • Lafayette Gardens

    Lafayette Gardens

    3486 Monroe Ave, Lafayette, CA 94549
    (1)
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    Lafayette Gardens is a senior living facility designed to allow the elderly a safe place to enjoy their late years. Many times, seniors fear losing their independence, but it is at times like this that an assisted living facility can allow them to be as independent as they like. The community offers...

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  • Westmont of Pinole

    Westmont of Pinole

    2850 Estates Avenue, Pinole, CA 94564
    (27)
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    Pinole Senior Village is a 72-unit residential care community for seniors with two distinct assisted living communities. Both communities offer choice of accommodations, meals, and senior focused activity programs. The Terrace, with 41 spacious studios, offers a variety of personal care services,...

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  • Merrill Gardens at Lafayette

    Merrill Gardens at Lafayette

    1010 Second St, Lafayette, CA 94549
    (8)
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    Situated between Berkeley and Walnut Creek in Contra Costa county, Merrill Gardens proudly offers senior living for the Lamorinda area in the heart of downtown Lafayette. Enjoy being centrally located within walking distance to local shops, restaurants and art galleries. The Lafayette Library and...

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  • Tara Hills Care Home

    Tara Hills Care Home

    908 Tara Hills Drive, Pinole, CA 94564
    (5)
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    Welcome! We provide assistance to daily living, medication administration, housekeeping, laundry and linen service, meals and snacks, social activities, transportation to medical appointments, observation and supervision - all in a home-like environment! We accept: Dementia, Hospice, Non-Ambulatory,...

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  • Golden Living Guest Home, LLC

    Golden Living Guest Home, LLC

    9450 Mountain Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94605
    (1)
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    Golden Living Guest Home is an assisted living and memory care community located in the sunny city of Oakland, California. Situated in Alameda County, Oakland is known for its dynamic arts and culture scene, its wide variety of cuisine and its beautiful parks. Golden Living Guest Home is designed...

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  • Atria Park of Lafayette

    Atria Park of Lafayette

    1545 Pleasant Hill Road, Lafayette, CA 94549
    (20)
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    Atria Park of Lafayette offers all the comforts of home, with just the right amount of care. Our dedicated staff provides 24-hour support to assisted living residents, as well as specialized care for those with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia. With panoramic views of Mount Diablo, spacious...

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  • Byron Park

    Byron Park

    1700 Tice Valley Blvd, Walnut Creek, CA 94595
    (6)
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    Walnut Creek's Senior Residence of Choice!  Imagine living in a gracious, private apartment environment ideally located just 30 miles from San Francisco and minutes from downtown Walnut Creek, California.  Byron Park has been serving the community with independent and assisted living options since...

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  • The Village at Hayes Valley

    The Village at Hayes Valley

    624 Laguna Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    (42)
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    The Village at Hayes Valley is a 47-bed community offering specialized care for high-needs assisted living as well as innovative dementia dementia care. Located in San Francisco's vibrant Hayes Valley neighborhood and set in a beautifully restored Victorian, The Village at Hayes Valley imbues a...

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  • Atria Valley View

    Atria Valley View

    1228 Rossmoor Parkway, Walnut Creek, CA 94595
    (31)
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    With the classic California ambiance of a Mission-style lodge, Atria Valley View is a vibrant assisted living community nestled in the hills of Walnut Creek, conveniently located near downtown, shopping, banking and the John Muir Medical Center. Recently redeveloped to create strong indoor-outdoor...

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  • Seventh Heaven Care Home

    Seventh Heaven Care Home

    1338 7th street, Rodeo, CA 94572
    (5)
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    Our Residential Care Home is licensed for 6 residents, dedicated to providing quality services to people 60 years and older. We offer the comforts of a home-oriented environment in which our professional and caring staff provides individualized care tailored to each and every resident.

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  • Sagebrook Senior Living at San Francisco

    Sagebrook Senior Living at San Francisco

    2750 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94118
    (11)
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    Sagebrook Senior Living, previously Eden Villa Assisted Living is located in the heart of San Francisco near Geary and Masonic. We are located near grocery stores, a shopping center, many tourist attractions, several churches for multiple faiths, and Sagebrook is easily accessible to public...

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  • Marymount Villa

    345 Davis Street, San Leandro, CA 94577
    (28)
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    At Marymount Villa we believe everyone can find meaning and joy in life, even when they need a little help with daily living. We offer independent, assisted living, respite, hospice care, and now our newly renovated memory care unit. Marymount Villa offers a gracious setting and well-appointed...

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  • Pacifica Senior Living San Leandro

    Pacifica Senior Living San Leandro

    348 W Juana Ave, San Leandro, CA 94577
    (114)
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    Welcome Home to Pacifica Senior Living of San Leandro! We are located in the cozy downtown section of San Leandro below the Oakland foothills. With the cool evening breeze off the San Francisco Bay, you can sit outside in the patio courtyard and enjoy a beautiful Bay Area evening. Pacifica Senior...

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  • Welcome Home Senior Residence

    Welcome Home Senior Residence

    10 Castle Crest Road, Alamo, CA 94507
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    The luxury facility available in the area! Over 3600sqft of living space in most desirable neighborhood of Alamo! (Round Hill) Qualified and caring staff and a AWAKE night staff. Its must see that you would like to move in with your love one!

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  • Tiffany Court

    Tiffany Court

    1866 San Miguel Drive, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    (4)
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    TIFFANY COURT is a unique assisted living community, located in the heart of beautiful Walnut Creek. Our intimate size, elegant homelike environment, and unsurpassed location make Tiffany Court the number one choice for seniors in Contra Costa County. Tiffany Court resident independence is supported...

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  • Aegis of Pleasant Hill

    Aegis of Pleasant Hill

    1660 Oak Park Blvd, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
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    Aegis of Pleasant Hill is a warm and friendly retirement community located in the heart of Contra Costa County. Our community is designed with a classic English influence with well appointed living rooms, spacious apartments with views and a flowering fountain courtyard for gardening and quiet...

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  • Atria Walnut Creek

    Atria Walnut Creek

    1400 Montego, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
    (26)
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    As one of the most trusted senior living providers in the East Bay, Atria Walnut Creek has served families like yours for more than 10 years. With a continued commitment to quality, they have just completed a full-scale renovation to enhance the beauty and functionality of the community, indoors and...

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  • Gill Port Care Home

    Gill Port Care Home

    2069 Gill Port Ln, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
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    Relax and comfortable is what we is at Gill Port Care home. We offer flexibility with meals, furniture, activity schedule and even prices to tailor things to make day to day living more comfortable. We offer activity for our residents which include arts and crafts, games, exercise and outdoor...

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  • Aegis of Corte Madera

    Aegis of Corte Madera

    5555 Paradise Drive, Corte Madera, CA 94925
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    Aegis of Corte Madera, located in beautiful Marin County, offers exceptional assisted living services. Enjoy an afternoon cup of tea and cookies with family and friends in the bistro, watch a move in the private theater or take a stroll in our lovely garden. Aegis of Corte Madera is situated in a...

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  • Casa Blanca Retirement Home

    Casa Blanca Retirement Home

    1055 Ina Dr., Alamo, CA 94507
    (3)
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    We are located on 1.75 acre — we are looking at the foothills of Mt. Diablo. Our area is peaceful. Come and see us.

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  • Welcome Home Senior Residence

    Welcome Home Senior Residence

    2421 Wasden Court, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
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    Welcome Home Senior Residence is a corporation owned facilities.   Our goal is to provide upscale environment and professional service to the residents.  Our staffs are experienced in all levels of Dementia, Alzheimer's care, etc.  We are licensed to provide care for...

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  • Sunrise of Walnut Creek

    Sunrise of Walnut Creek

    2175 Ygnacio Valley Road, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
    (25)
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    About Sunrise of Walnut Creek Community & Location Highlights: Conveniently located in beautiful Walnut Creek, CA Near Kaiser Permanente Medical Center and John Muir Medical Center Beautiful views of expansive gardens and outdoor seating areas Close to shopping, pharmacies, dining and services...

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  • Oakmont of Concord

    Oakmont of Concord

    1401 Civic Ct, Concord, CA 94520
    (4)
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    About Oakmont of Concord Oakmont of Concord is a luxury retirement community situated on a lush campus with scenic views, industry renowned dining, and endless on-site amenities. We are also very close to shopping, fine dining, the arts, and world-class entertainment. If an active lifestyle is what...

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  • New Alamo Residence Home

    New Alamo Residence Home

    836 Stone Valley Rd, Alamo, CA 94507
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    At New Alamo Residence Home in Alamo, CA, we welcome folks into a posh residence with technologically advanced amenities, professional healthcare, and full-time assistance. We invite folks from ages 55 and up to move into an ideal, stress-free environment that allows you to spend your twilight years...

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  • Trinity Manor

    Trinity Manor

    850 Grenola Drive, Concord, CA 94518
    (5)
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    Trinity Manor is a state licensed residential care facility committed to providing quality senior lifestyle in a homelike setting.

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  • Walnut Creek Care Home

    Walnut Creek Care Home

    2562 Venado Camino, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
    (9)
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    St. Francis Care Home I is an assisted living community located in Walnut Creek, California in Contra Costa county. Walnut Creek is a lovely community filled with eye pleasing architecture and friendly people. It is the kind of place where seniors walk around just admiring the view. Many of those...

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  • Welcome Home Senior Residence

    220 Bolla Ave, Alamo, CA 94507
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    Welcome Home Senior Residence is a corporation owned facilities.   Our goal is to provide upscale environment and professional service to the residents.  Our staffs are experienced in all levels of Dementia, etc.  We are licensed to provide care for dementia and Hospice...

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  • La Orinda Care Home

    La Orinda Care Home

    2180 La Orinda Pl, Concord, CA 94518
    (7)
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    Relax and comfortable is what we is at La Orinda Care home. We offer flexibility with meals, furniture, activity schedule and even prices to tailor things to make day to day living more comfortable. We offer activity for our residents which include arts and crafts, games, exercise, karaoke and...

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  • Gonzales Care Home

    Gonzales Care Home

    2237 Noriega , San Francisco, CA 94122
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    We are operating a 6 bed facility for ambulatory and non-ambulatory clients. We only accept private clients. We have 2 private rooms and 2 semi-private rooms for each home. We always have 2 well-trained caregivers 7 days a week with 24 hours supervision. Our goal for our homes is to provide a...

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  • Bets Care Home

    Bets Care Home

    747 San Luis Court, Concord, CA 94518
    (3)
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    Our main goal is to provide the utmost compassion and care. We also intend to utilize and promote the Community Resources in the area for our Residents. Bets Care Home also provides a beautiful contemporary sunny spacious environment indoor and outdoors. Most importantly, we are currently licensed...

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  • Marin Terrace

    Marin Terrace

    297 Miller Ave, Mill Valley, CA 94941
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       Marin Terrace, minutes north on the Hwy. 101 from San Francisco, Marin Terrace exemplifies the elegantly relaxed lifestyle of one of the most desirable places to live in the U.S., Mill Valley, CA. Last year in 2005, CNN and Money magazine engaged in an exhaustive study to chose the best...

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  • Blessing Home

    Blessing Home

    5195 Proctor Road, Castro Valley, CA 94546
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    BLESSING HOME is a newly remodeled single level home located on a 10,000 SF lot in the beautiful Castro Valley. There is easy access to shopping, salons, libraries, medical and dental offices, hospitals, senior center, parks and other locations for recreational and functional activities. WHO DO WE...

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  • QCare Residential Facility

    QCare Residential Facility

    3662 Liscome Way, Concord, CA 94518
    (2)
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    Why choose us? QCare aspires to provide high level of care by maintaining our residents' dignity, safety, and well-being.  This is achieved through assessments, care plans, monitor and track, document and communicate with relatives and medical practitioners.  Caregivers are screened for...

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  • Carefield Castro Valley Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Carefield Castro Valley Assisted Living & Memory Care

    19960 Santa Maria Ave, Castro Valley, CA 94546
    (10)
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    Our community offers exemplary services and amenities, with a professional care staff to accommodate our residents’ individual needs. We encourage residents to eat well, make new friends, seek out creative pursuits, refine skills, revisit old hobbies, and discover new passions. Our Lifestyle program...

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  • Abigail Board & Care

    Abigail Board & Care

    4369 Rose Lane, Concord, CA 94518
    (4)
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    Abigail Board and Care is located in Concord in a beautiful quality neighborhood. SPECTACULAR VIEWS of Mt. Diablo, the Contra Costa Valley below,

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Berkeley, California

Assisted Living

An assisted living community is a residential community which provides supervision, assistance, and care to self-sufficient persons who do not require skilled nursing support. Assisted living communities frequently offer assistance with transportation and appointments, outings for recreational activity, and supervision of care. Under certain circumstances, communities may offer continuing care, respite, or Alzheimer's care. In California, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $54,000 . California has specific rules related to this kind of community. The Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division certifies this type of community. Public assistance is available through The state's Medicaid 1915(c) Assisted Living Waiver program. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include meals must include an appropriate variety of foods, planned in consideration of cultural and religious backgrounds , the total daily diet must meet the recommended dietary allowances of the National Academy of Sciences Food and Nutrition Board, communities must provide at least three meals per day and snacks, and meals must comply with residents' dietary preference. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every 1 residents. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include assistance with self-administration of medications and medication administration. Staff members obtain education in a number of subjects. These areas include first-aid, residents' rights, knowledge required to safely assist with prescribed medications, and the importance and techniques of personal care services and universal precautions.

Demographics and Values

The current population of Berkeley consists of 122,324 people. Berkeley has a population density of 4,509 people per square mile. In Berkeley, 3.2% of the people are veterans. In Berkeley, 62.4% participate in the labor force, 2.9% are widowed, 5.0% do not have health insurance, and 19.8% live in poverty. Based on gender, 51.5% are female and 48.5% are male. The median age of Berkeley is 31 years old. Racially, the population of Berkeley is 0.5% Native American, 60.2% white, 8.6% black, 7.1% mixed race, 19.7% Asian, 3.6% other or not specified, 0.5% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 11.0% Hispanic. Of the population of Berkeley 38.6% have a graduate degree, 72.3% have a college degree, and 6.8% have a high-school diploma.

Cost of Living

The cost of care for a community is determined by the neighborhood where it is located. Monthly, the median price of rent in Berkeley is about $2,218 per month and the median value of a home in Berkeley is around $861,440. The rent burden for Berkeley is about 19.3% of the average person's monthly income.

State Information

An overview of California

There are 391 hospitals and 1,108 health centers that service 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. Based on natural beauty, California ranks 5th in the nation. Overall, California ranks 19th in quality of life and 7th in healthcare compared to other US states. In terms of resources, California has a cost of living index of 138.7, a grocery index rating of 121.4, and a housing index rating of 227.3. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average.

Social demographics of the state

In the last presidential election 62% of California residents voted Democrat and 32% voted Republican. In California, 26% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. 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 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. In terms of diversity, California ranks 1st in the nation and is considered very LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

The most precipitation occurs in December with an average of 16.26 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of California is around 2.04 inches. During the winter, the average temperature in California drops to around 47F. The average high winter temperature is around 76F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 8F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in California is around 71F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 116F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 34F during the month of June. The average humidity across the state is 61%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 81% in the month of July. On average, California has an air quality index rating of around 57.1 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 83.0 AQI. 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.

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 Service-berry, California Fan Palm, California Juniper, and Redwood. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Coyotes, the Snakes, the Black Bears, or the Whales. The state animal of California is the California Grizzly Bear.