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If you’re looking for assisted living in Carlsbad, our local senior living advisors can help you find a safe, welcoming community for you or your loved one. Whether you’re searching for luxury assisted living in Carlsbad or sticking to a budget, we’ll work with you to understand the cost of assisted living in Carlsbad.

From there, we’ll show you the best assisted living communities in Carlsbad for your family member’s budget, lifestyle, and personal care needs. With 198 assisted living facilities in the Carlsbad area, A Place for Mom makes it easier to find a secure and social community for this next stage of life.

We are also serving Assisted Living facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like Calavera Hills Village and La Costa Oaks South.
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Assisted Living Facilities near Carlsbad, CA

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Assisted Living

Average starting price $4,832/month
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Recent reviews of Assisted Living in Carlsbad, CA
Aegis at Shadowridge in Oceanside, CA
4.4

We chose Aegis at Shadowridge because they were the most helpful and willing to work with us in a bad situation, they really stepped up. I was not able to go in during covid so they were very good with communication and sending us updates. I would highly recommend them.

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La Costa Golf Care in Carlsbad, CA
4.5

There are not a ton of activities at La Costa but my aunt does participate in a few. She has a patio and enjoys going outside. The staff are very nice and helpful. I have not tried the food but my aunt seems to like it and it seems to have a lot of nutrients.

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Bayshire Carlsbad
5.0

they are very interactive with the residence, responsive, and also very friendly and kind The rooms sizes feel a little small, My dad is happy with the food and it looks good. I would recommend this facility to others.

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Sunrise of La Costa

7020 Manzanita Street, Carlsbad, CA 92011 | 5.3 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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About Sunrise at La Costa Community & Location Highlights: Convenient location in Carlsbad, CA Adjacent to shopping, dining, theaters, and more Near La Costa Urgent Care and Scripps Coastal Medical Center Beautifully manicured grounds, walking paths, and outdoor seating areas Sunrise at La...

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4.4(35 reviews)

This is a good community for your loved one. it is expensive but it is good and works for our loved one. The staff with what we have needed so far have been very good with out loved one.

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Laguna Estates Senior Living

1088 Laguna Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008 | 1.2 miles from Carlsbad center

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Lease by October 29 and get $1,000 off your rent for the first three months. THAT’S A SAVINGS OF $3,000!*We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our services now and...

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4.0(32 reviews)

We chose Las Villas De Carlsbad because of the friendliness of the staff members, the location, and the food that they had in the cafeteria was quite spectacular. The room sizes here are relatively big. The...

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La Marea

5592 El Camino Real, Carlsbad, CA 92008 | 3.4 miles from Carlsbad center

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4.9(11 reviews)

Everyone at La Marea does a great job. They are caring and capable and always go the extra mile. [name removed] has been a God send to the move in process. He is accessible, friendly and charming. We would...

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ActivCare at Bressi Ranch

6255 Nygaard Street, Carlsbad, CA 92009 | 4.7 miles from Carlsbad center

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ActivCare at Bressi Ranch is a specialized senior living community that serves the changing needs of those with memory loss by offering a continuum of living options. The focus of each day is always on enhancing the lives of each and every resident. ActivCare at Bressi Ranch's many levels of...

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4.1(8 reviews)

I have had my mother at Activ Care Bressi Ranch since Feb of 2020. I am always impressed with the staff. Very well trained care givers that are kind and calm. They are so friendly and loving with my...

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Santianna (Now Open)

2560 Faraday Ave, Carlsbad, CA 92010 | 4.1 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Pacifica Senior Living Hemet

1177 South Palm Avenue, Hemet, CA 92543 | 44.0 miles from Carlsbad center

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Pacifica Hemet offers assisted living and memory care in the heart of the Island Empire. With small-town appeal and lovely views of the San Bernardino Mountains, we are the perfect place to call home. We are just an hour from the Pacific Ocean, where we occasionally go to spend a day at the...

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4.7(227 reviews)

Out of all of the places that we went and looked at, Pacifica Senior Living Hemet has definitely been the best fit for our loved one. Every time I have been over here everyone is super friendly and helpful....

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Pacifica Senior Living Escondido

1351 East Washington Avenue, Escondido, CA 92027 | 15.2 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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We offer a home like setting and cheerful smiles from our professional staff who greet you everyday. Our caring staff offers the assistance you need while respecting your independence. Our peaceful setting, restaurant style dining experience, activities and beautiful setting combine to create...

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4.7(145 reviews)

My wife and I live here for about 2+ years. The staff and caregivers are well trained and the little touch of "caring: which is very important in our senior years - A great place!!

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Pacifica Senior Living Oceanside

5508 Avenida Pacifica Way, Oceanside, CA 92057 | 7.1 miles from Carlsbad center

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Welcome to Pacifica Senior Living Oceanside, a full service senior living community half an hour north of San Diego, close to the historic Oceanside Pier. Our seaside luxury senior living retirement community in the midst of an unparalleled climate & rich in comfort, convenience, services and...

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4.8(108 reviews)

We chose Pacifica Senior Living because I liked the size of the rooms and the bathroom had a walk in shower and it had plenty of closet space. It is a newer facility and the price is comparable to others we...

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Atria Del Sol

23792 Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo, CA 92692 | 36.8 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Atria Del Sol is an inviting senior living residence serving active older adults. In addition to independent and assisted living options, our thoughtfully designed community now offers Life Guidance, Atria's innovative memory care program for residents with Alzheimer's or other forms of...

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4.3(88 reviews)

I moved in end of June after landlord wanted to sell house. Was not capable of setting up own apartment. Everyone was helpful and very friendly. Having trouble adjusting to food and dinning room.

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Pacifica Senior Living Menifee

28333 Valley Blvd, Sun City, CA 92586 | 38.5 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Located on nine-acre grounds with beautiful valley views in the master-planned residential community of Sun City, CA, Pacifica Menifee is an assisted living community backed by the quality standards of Pacifica Senior Living.At Pacifica Menifee, it’s easier for older people to continue the way of...

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4.3(64 reviews)

IT has been a really good fit so far, the support staff has been really good and we appreciate their efforts in keeping up effective communication. The residents have been really welcoming while our loved...

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Atria Collwood

5308 Monroe Avenue, San Diego, CA 92115 | 31.1 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living

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Atria Collwood is a senior residence located in the famous city of San Diego, California. Residents here enjoy access to highly qualified doctors, specialists, hospitals and medical centers. This active city features beautiful coastal views, great fishing, sailing, and many ways to stay active....

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4.3(82 reviews)

Right away what really stood out to us was the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff members. Our loved one has been very happy so far with the meals and dining service. We really like all the nice...

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Atria Park of Vintage Hills

41780 Butterfield Stage Rd, Temecula, CA 92592 | 28.0 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Overlooking the lush Temecula Valley wine country of Southern California, Atria Park of Vintage Hills provides amenity-rich, resort-style living for older adults. Located near the Old Town district, with easy access to shopping, dining, medical centers and places of worship, Atria offers a full...

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4.4(79 reviews)

When we moved my mom into memory care we were pleasantly surprised at how quickly she acclimated. She has met new friends and even gained some needed weight. Their community is clean, and their staff care...

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Pacifica Senior Living Newport Mesa

2891 Bear St., Costa Mesa, CA 92626 | 48.4 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Memory Care

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Pacifica Newport Mesa is a secure private, gated community serving seniors with memory loss. We have a specifically designed building with no long hallways in which to become confused. Instead, we offer an atmosphere of home and comfort. We are proud of our experienced Nurse and care staff who...

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4.8(69 reviews)

Looked at seven communities for my wife, felt very comfortable and at ease with all of the employees. From the top - all the way through - fantastic to work with, number one.

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Silvergate Retirement Residence - Fallbrook

420 Elbrook Dr, Fallbrook, CA 92028 | 15.8 miles from Carlsbad center

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For more than 20 years, Silvergate Retirement Residence has been providing premier independent, assisted living, and Alzheimer's and Dementia accommodations and services to North San Diego County. Located in the quaint village of Fallbrook, our community is conveniently close to shopping and...

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4.6(69 reviews)

I’m a retired dietician with Stouffer Foods as my first career. Later I worked for JC Penny as a design consultant. Both companies delivered excellent customer service. After one year as a resident of...

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Atria Golden Creek

33 Creek Road, Irvine, CA 92604 | 44.8 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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What makes Atria Golden Creek the best senior living option in Irvine? It's our commitment to enhancing the lives of today's seniors and future generations with energy-saving renovations, including a pursuit of LEED certification. We offer a beautiful community where you'll find a friendly and...

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4.6(67 reviews)

I call it the happiest place in the town, we are alway celebrating here at Golden Creek, it seems like everyone is have a good time. We really appreciate the staff and management team for going above and...

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Atria San Juan

32353 San Juan Creek Road, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675 | 30.0 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Overlooking the San Juan Hills Golf Course, convenient to shopping, banks and excellent medical centers, Atria San Juan offers one of the most respected senior living communities in San Juan Capistrano. Whether dining alfresco on our patio, staying active in our customized fitness center, or...

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4.6(66 reviews)

After refusing to leave her home, we finally convinced her to move to Assisted Living! Grandma loves her apartment. She is always early to the dining room. Excited to sit with her new friends to eat. To...

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Pacifica Senior Living South Coast

2619 Orange Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92627 | 47.7 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Beautiful Pet Friendly Assisted Living & Memory Care Senior Living Community Nestled in the East Side of exclusive Costa Mesa.Our award winning community creates a customized service and assistance plan for each resident with a variety of therapies and life enrichment activities. Our dedicated...

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4.7(62 reviews)

We looked at a few other places and chose Pacifica because we liked that it was a relatively small facility especially in memory care, and all of the people that we spoke to were great. The staff is very...

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Atria Newport Plaza

1455 Superior Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663 | 47.8 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Set on manicured grounds less than a mile from the ocean, Atria Newport Plaza is a vibrant senior living community where older adults can enjoy engaging events and chef-prepared meals in the company of friends and neighbors, and receive the discreet support they need – all backed by the...

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4.6(63 reviews)

I am thankful for the almost 4 years that my mom lived at Atria Newport Plaza. The staff was always wonderful to her-from housekeeping to dining, to activities, to wellness. We always knew she was always...

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Park Terrace

21952 Buena Suerte, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688 | 36.8 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Park Terrace is Rancho Santa Margarita's only full-service rental retirement community. Your first indication of the excellence we promise comes the moment you set foot on our resort-like campus. Park Terrace is situated in the award winning master planned community of Rancho Santa Margarita,...

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4.7(56 reviews)

This community is a good value but the staff are not as responsive as they should be. The med techs also seem to be very robotic and get very confused about what they should be doing. They have activities at...

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Woodbridge Terrace of Irvine

1 Witherspoon, Irvine, CA 92604 | 44.6 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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ASSISTED LIVING/ENHANCED CARE/ MEMORY CARElocated in Woodbridge Irvine, close to shopping and freeways.ASSISTED LIVINGEnjoy more of what you love with personalized care and professional support at Woodbridge Terrace of Irvine. Our attentive and dedicated caregivers understand that every resident...

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4.4(59 reviews)

They do a good job at this community. They are very proactive at this community and if there is a problem they get on it. They also take complaints very seriously. This is a wonderful community and my...

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Estancia del Sol

2489 California Ave, Corona, CA 92881 | 48.7 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Estancia Del Sol, our picturesque senior living community in Corona, CA, is the perfect spot to enjoy the warm sunshine and blue skies of beautiful Southern California near the Santa Ana Mountains. Our gorgeous new community greets our Assisted Living, Short-Term Care, and Memory Care residents...

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4.8(52 reviews)

My parents recently moved in to Assisted Living at Estancia Del SOL. I had the pleasure of working with {name removed} who was extremely kind, courteous, and helpful. She spent a great deal of time with us...

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Brookdale San Marcos

1590 West San Marcos Boulevard, San Marcos, CA 92078 | 7.3 miles from Carlsbad center

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Redefine your independence and do more of what you love.Here at our assisted living community, you’ll have help with the little things like simple housekeeping and meals—and with bathing and getting dressed, too. And we’ll customize your care to your specific needs. We know that peace of mind...

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4.3(60 reviews)

This is our first experience with finding an assisted living community for a family member. With guidance from "A Place for Mom," we visited and researched several facilities and selected Brookdale San...

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Monte Vista Village

2211 Massachusetts Avenue, Lemon Grove, CA 91945 | 34.0 miles from Carlsbad center

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Monte Vista Village is a luxurious senior community in Lemon Grove, CA, in San Diego County, which offers excellent assisted living and independent living options. Located amongst 7.5 acres of land (including a stunning tiered waterfall), Monte Vista Village is the perfect place to kick back and...

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4.4(53 reviews)

My uncle has lived at Monte Vista Village for about a month. He is very comfortable in his studio apartment. The staff is kind to him and accommodates his needs. He really enjoys the meals and socializing...

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Crestavilla

30111 Niguel Rd, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677 | 33.7 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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In Laguna Niguel, California, Crestavilla – a Kisco Signature Residence – is a modern senior living community designed to make it easier for older adults to fully enjoy the natural beauty, relaxed spirit and effortless luxury of coastal living. Crestavilla is pursuing LEED® certification for...

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4.8(34 reviews)

This was an extraordinary community for your loved one. This community was not like any other community that I have ever seen it was just beautiful here. Everyone here is friendly and always willing to help...

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Crescent Landing at Santa Ana Memory Care

3730 S Greenville St, Santa Ana, CA 92704 | 50.0 miles from Carlsbad center

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Crescent Landing at Santa Ana is a Memory Care community specifically designed for loved ones who have been diagnosed with memory impairment related to Alzheimer’s and Dementia. Our community empowers residents with the physical and emotional support they need from experienced geriatric-care...

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4.5(34 reviews)

Crescent Landing is clean and the staff are caring, attentive and patient. They could not be more friendly and they truly care about the residents and it shows. I think it is a great place. The grounds are...

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Cost of assisted living in Carlsbad, CA

The average cost of senior living in Carlsbad is 4,832 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Vista, CA with an average of 3,174 per month.

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In Carlsbad, California, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

In Carlsbad, California, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

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Transportation

Carlsbad, California, is car dependent. Seniors can expect to need a car for most errands. Transit options in Carlsbad include bus routes, train routes, and a public paratransit service for ride sharers. Seniors may receive fare discounts. Carlsbad has a limited biking infrastructure and is not walkable.

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Health care

Carlsbad offers several health care providers for seniors wanting to be proactive about their health or for seniors seeking treatment for chronic conditions. The area has a few hospitals, including Tri-City Medical Center and Scripps Memorial Hospital — Encinitas.

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Senior activities

Carlsbad offers a wide range of entertaining activities for seniors. Nature enthusiasts can go smell the roses at The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch or explore the Leo Carrillo Ranch & Historic Park. You can try recreational activities: swim at the local beaches, join cycling clubs, or enjoy some golf at the Carlsbad Golf Center. The area even offers many museums and tours to provide you with learning opportunities. Additionally, seniors can enjoy activities at the Carlsbad Senior Center.

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What is assisted living?

Assisted living is long-term care for seniors who are generally active and independent, but who require increased supervision and help with some daily tasks. Staff can assist residents with activities of daily living like dressing, bathing, and medication management. Assisted living is also a good option for seniors seeking more socialization. Services and amenities in assisted living facilities often include:

  • Housekeeping
  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Help with personal care
  • Laundry
  • Social activities and outings
  • 24-hour emergency response
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Crestavilla, Temecula Memory Care and Sunny Rose Glen Senior Care are the top rated assisted living facilities near Carlsbad, California. See full list of communities.

There are 198 assisted living facilities near Carlsbad, California. See the full list.

The best assisted living facilities near you in Carlsbad, California are Pacifica Senior Living Hemet, Pacifica Senior Living Escondido, and Pacifica Senior Living Oceanside. These assisted living communities received the highest rankings based on verified family reviews.

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