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Senior housing types near Castro Valley, CA

  • 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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  • 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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  • Redwood Road Care Home

    20112 Redwood Road, Castro Valley, CA 94546
    (6)
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    Redwood Road Care Home is a senior care home located in Castro Valley, CA, which serves Alameda County. This area of the country is an ideal place for seniors to live because of the year round, warm weather and plethora of sunshine. Castro Valley is beautiful and peaceful, but it is also located...

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  • Lake Chabot Care Home

    2723 Barlow Drive, Castro Valley, CA 94546
    (1)
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  • Landmark Villa

    Landmark Villa

    21000 Mission Blvd, Hayward, CA 94541
    (22)
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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 a...

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  • Blossom Garden Senior Home

    Blossom Garden Senior Home

    21307 Western Blvd, Hayward, CA 94541
    (1)
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    Blossom Garden Senior Home is a senior care home located in the large city of Hayward, CA and in Alameda County. Hayward is located on the eastern bay sub region of the beautiful San Francisco Bay, offering much to do along the coastline. The Blossom Garden Senior group home setting is also within...

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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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  • 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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  • Williams Family Care Home

    674 Gleneagle Avenue, Hayward, CA 94544
    (3)
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    Residential Care living with a personal touch, providing supervision, security and assistance with the goal of enhancing quality of life. Our cozy setting and personable staff promote socialization as well as independence, while being treated with dignity and respect so residents can truly enjoy...

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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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  • Brookdale San Ramon

    Brookdale San Ramon

    18888 Bollinger Canyon Road, San Ramon, CA 94583
    (21)
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    Our luxurious, inviting community, in the greater San Francisco/Oakland metropolitan area, encompasses the perfect assisted living experience, where each day you can choose from all kinds of life-enriching activities and programs to share with friends and neighbors. Continue to enjoy your...

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  • Mt. Zion Home For The Elderly

    Mt. Zion Home For The Elderly

    32655 Almaden Blvd, Union City, CA 94587
    (6)
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    DESCRIPTION Mt. Zion Home for the elderly is a private pay six (6) bed residential care facility for sixty (60) years old and above residents who may have non-ambulatory/ambulatory status. This facility was founded on December 12, 2011 by Restituto and Gertrudes Sabadera. The latter is an active...

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  • St. Therese Care Home II

    St. Therese Care Home II

    2640 Mallard Court, Union City, CA 94587
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    Our HOME is located in quiet residential area. We are STATE-Licensed residential care home for the elderly with accommodations for six residents,  ambulatory and non-ambulatory. Our HOME is elegantly decorated. We provide private and semi-private, beautifully furnished rooms. We have nice...

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  • Pacifica Senior Living Union City

    Pacifica Senior Living Union City

    33883 Alvarado Niles Road, Union City, CA 94587
    (166)
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    Pacifica Senior Living Union City is an assisted living senior community that is located in Union City, California. What makes our community unique is its program that is designed to enrich the body, mind, and soul. For the mind, Pacifica Senior Living Union City offers services such as educational...

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  • Acacia Creek

    34400 Mission Boulevard, Union City, CA 94587
    (15)
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    Acacia Creek is a not-for-profit Continuing Care Community (CCRC) located on the beautiful 305-acre site of the Masonic Home in Union City, and offers a truly rewarding retirement lifestyle - one that is filled with friendship and fun. One that is filled with with vitality, excitement, security and...

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  • Welcome Home Senior Residence

    7693 Donohue Dr, Dublin, CA 94568
    (1)
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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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  • 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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  • Sunrise of Pleasanton

    Sunrise of Pleasanton

    5700 Pleasant Hill Rd, Pleasanton, CA 94566
    (2)
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    Sunrise of Pleasanton is an Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Pleasanton, CA.

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  • Elegance at Dublin (Late Summer 2020)

    Elegance at Dublin (Late Summer 2020)

    7601 Amador Valley Blvd, Dublin, CA 94568
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    At Elegance at Dublin, our residents' well-being always comes first. Our services and amenities are thoughtfully designed to promote independence, provide high-quality, chef-created, freshly prepared meals to accommodate individual resident needs and preferences. Our social and educational programs...

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  • Angels Golden Age Care

    Angels Golden Age Care

    8552 Briarwood Lane, Dublin, CA 94568
    (3)
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    Offering a caring, compassionate home for long or short term residents, Angels Golden Age Care is one of the best kept secrets to alternative living for the aged and disabled. We are a small home-like life style residential care home, that provides personal and individualized care.   

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  • Fremont Hills

    Fremont Hills

    35490 Mission Blvd, Fremont, CA 94536
    (31)
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    Welcome to Fremont Hills Assisted Living. We are proud to be Fremont's premier Assisted Living and Memory Care community. Fremont Hills Assisted Living is where residents can enjoy life and their families can have peace of mind, knowing that their loved ones are being cared for with dignity and...

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  • Emerald Home Care Facility

    Emerald Home Care Facility

    7314 Emerald Avenue, Dublin, CA 94566
    (5)
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    LET our Family Care for Yours...   They Need Loving Care, You need Peace of Mind.    We provide Basic & Specialied Care Services, Companion & Homemaker Servces, Hospice & Mild Cognitive Impairment Care...  

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  • Sunrise Villa San Ramon

    Sunrise Villa San Ramon

    9199 Fircrest Ln, San Ramon, CA 94583
    (16)
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    Welcome to Sunrise Villa San Ramon! Enjoying life at Sunrise Villa San Ramon is easy. It shows in the smiles that are everywhere. Our residents take full advantage of exciting programs and outings, enjoy wonderfully prepared meals, and have every convenience of luxury accommodations. Since our...

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  • Aegis Gardens - An Asian Community

    Aegis Gardens - An Asian Community

    36281 Fremont Blvd., Fremont, CA 94536
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    At Aegis Gardens in Fremont, California, our focus on Chinese culture is reflected in everything we do. Our retirement community is designed to be warm and inviting with thoughtfully-designed architecture and interiors, exceptional menus, enticing activities, and caring Chinese-speaking staff. This...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Cogir of Fremont Senior Living

    Cogir of Fremont Senior Living

    2860 Country Drive, Fremont, CA 94536
    (32)
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    Fremont Retirement Community is an independent and assisted living community in Fremont, California. Our luxurious and active community is ideally situated in a residential area of the city, giving residents all the comforts of a small town near the amenities of a large city. Residents enjoy our...

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  • Brookdale Diablo Lodge

    Brookdale Diablo Lodge

    950 Diablo Road, Danville, CA 94526
    (14)
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    Home Comforts with Luxury Amenities Some seniors might think retirement means falling asleep in an armchair and counting down the minutes until your next television program comes on. But that doesn’t have to be your experience. Instead of settling for a life of isolation and boredom, you can...

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  • Sunrise of Danville

    Sunrise of Danville

    1027 Diablo Road, Danville, CA 94526
    (21)
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    Community & Location Highlights: Conveniently located in Danville, CA Very close to Blackhawk Medical Center Minutes from beautiful Diablo Country Club Surrounded by stunning gardens Sunrise of Danville, in Danville, California, offers a loving environment, staffed by experienced caregivers. Our...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Aegis of Fremont

    Aegis of Fremont

    3850 Walnut Ave, Fremont, CA 94538
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    Nestled in the beautiful tri-city valley, Aegis of Fremont is a new, luxuriously appointed assisted living community. Our building is designed on a smaller scale so it is more homelike and promotes socializing between staff and residents. With such amenities as aromatherapy, massage, a full service...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Always TLC

    Always TLC

    226 Sandpiper Court, Foster City, CA 94404
    (6)
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    Always TLC is located in a cul-de-sac in a quiet residential neighborhood of Foster City, adjacent to a park and near neighborhood amenities such as a senior center and shopping malls. The facility is a spacious 6 bedroom home converted to accommodate 6 elderly residents, all of whom may be...

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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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  • 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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  • Atria at Foster Square

    Atria at Foster Square

    707 Thayer Ln, Foster City, CA 94404
    (15)
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    Atria at Foster Square residents enjoy contemporary, upscale surroundings in the heart of Foster Square, a new residential and retail neighborhood in Foster City just south of San Francisco. The community’s central location puts older people within easy walking distance of boutiques, cafés and...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Harmony Assisted Living of San Mateo

    Harmony Assisted Living of San Mateo

    1818 Royal Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94401
    (3)
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    Harmony Assisted Living of San Mateo is a senior residential care home that is located in the high-tech city of San Mateo, CA and in San Mateo County. San Mateo is located near the enclave of Silicone Valley and is right on the coast of the San Francisco Bay Area. It is within walking distance to...

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  • Atria Park of San Mateo

    Atria Park of San Mateo

    2883 South Norfolk Street, San Mateo, CA 94403
    (31)
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    For more than 20 years, Atria has served the families of San Mateo. With a continuing commitment to quality, the community is undergoing an extensive renovation to enhance its beauty and functionality. Once complete, residents will enjoy a host of exciting new spaces and amenities, including updated...

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Castro Valley, California

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities provide residential communities and assistance to your loved one who might need help with things such as washing or preparing meals. Assisted living communities often offer chances for social activity, aid with daily activities, and supervision of care. In certain cases, communities may offer dementia care, skilled nursing care, or "aging in place". In California, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $54,000 . California has a number of provisions related to this type of community. The Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division supervises this type of community. Public assistance is available through The state's Medicaid 1915(c) Assisted Living Waiver program. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include medication administration and assistance with self-administration of medications. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include the total daily diet must meet the recommended dietary allowances of the National Academy of Sciences Food and Nutrition Board, meals must include an appropriate variety of foods, planned in consideration of cultural and religious backgrounds , communities must provide at least three meals per day and snacks, and meals must comply with residents' dietary preference. Staff members obtain training in a variety of subjects. These include: how to recognize early signs of illness, residents' rights, Administrators must complete 40 hours of continuing education units every 2 years, and 10 hours of initial training within the first 4 weeks of employment and 4 additional hours annually. 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.

Cost of Living

Senior living community price is influenced by the neighborhood where it is located. Castro Valley has a median home value of about $634,020 and the median cost of rent is around $2,046 per month. The rent burden for Castro Valley is about 21.3% of the average person's monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In terms of education, 14.9% have a graduate degree, 19.5% have a high-school diploma, and 40.6% have a college degree. Currently, the population of Castro Valley consists of 63,625 people. Castro Valley has a population density of 1,480 people per square mile. Based on gender, 48.8% are male and 51.2% are female. The median age of Castro Valley is 42 years old. Racially, the population of Castro Valley is 8.4% black, 0.7% Native American, 55.3% white, 25.4% Asian, 3.4% other or not specified, 16.8% Hispanic, 6.1% mixed race, and 0.7% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In Castro Valley, 6.4% of the population are veterans. Out of the total population of Castro Valley, 6.5% live in poverty, 6.0% consider themselves widows, 4.5% do not have health insurance, and 10.4% have some form of disability.

State Information

An overview of California

Residents of California enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 5th in the United 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. There are 391 general hospitals and 1,108 health centers that provide care for 39,715,372 California residents. 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. In terms of personal well-being, California ranks 7th in healthcare and 19th in quality of life compared to other states.

Social demographics of the state

The state of California ranks 1st in the country for diversity and the state is considered very LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religious values, 31% of California's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 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. In the last presidential election 62% of California residents voted Democrat and 32% voted Republican. The state has a median age of 37 and 26% of its population being over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

The average humidity across the state is 61%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 81% in the month of July. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 47F. The average high winter temperature is around 76F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 8F in the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 71F. The average high summer temperature is around 116F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 34F in the month of June. 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. 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. 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 California Fan Palm, Service-berry, Western Cypress, and California Juniper. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Cougars, the Snakes, the Whales, or the Black Bears. The state animal of California is the California Grizzly Bear.