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Senior housing types near Lakewood, CA

  • MPS Retirement Homes

    5404 Pearce Ave, Lakewood, CA 90712
    (2)
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    MPS Retirement Homes is nestled in sunny Lake Wood California. This senior care facility provides well designed, relaxed community is the perfect place to entrust your elderly parent or other family member. MRS Retirement Homes provides assisted living or independent living for our senior citizens....

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  • Mom's House - Home Sweet Home

    4340 Conquista Ave., Lakewood, CA 90713
    (4)
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    Mom's House - Home Sweet Home is a 6-bed residentail care facility for the elderly located in Lakewood. Our facility specializes in care of the elderly person requiring assisted living due to dementia. All residents are treated as though they are family members living in a loving and supportive home...

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  • Grace Blossom Care

    20430 Harvest Ave, Lakewood, CA 90715
    (2)
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    Now a days, its becoming quite common for families to choose senior care services to become part of their lives. It's a way to help families gain their lives back without having to think about caring for their senior on a daily basis. Utilizing these services gives families a great deal of...

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  • Lakewood Palace

    12440 E 207th Street, Lakewood, CA 90715
    (1)
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    Lakewood Palace is a unique assisted living environment which is in a direct professional relationship with the University of California San Francisco. The doctors, nurses, care providers and administrators guarantee that all residents will experience care well beyond the basic requirements of...

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  • Douglas Residential Care

    5332 E. Greenmeadow Rd., Long Beach, CA 90808
    (8)
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    - Warm Home Environment - Experienced Professional Staff - Six Bed Capacity RCFE - 24 Hour Care Provided - Assistant Administrator is an Registered Nurse - Semi-Private and Private rooms are available - Full Laundry and Housekeeping Services - All Transpo

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  • QFC Loving Care Santana

    QFC Loving Care Santana

    18311 Santana Avenue, Cerritos, CA 90703
    (8)
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    QFC Loving Care Santana is located in Cerritos, California, and is considered a micro community due to its smaller size. Being smaller in nature allows for a more focused approach to treatment and care. QFC Loving Care offers a wide range of services to fit the needs of most senior citizens....

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  • Villa Celerina

    Villa Celerina

    19208 Sheryl Ave, Cerritos, CA 90703
    (5)
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    Villa Celerina is a 24 hour non medical residential home care facility serving any person 60 years old and above who are unable to care for themselves at home, but would like to continue living in a home like and secure environment.     Villa Celerina is located in the heart of...

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  • Palmcrest Grand Retirement

    Palmcrest Grand Retirement

    3503 Cedar Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807
    (45)
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    Palmcrest Grand is a private retirement and Assisted Living Residence, as well as a separate newly renovated Memory Care Community. It is spacious, modern, licensed and offers a complete range of facilities that provide for the necessities and pleasure which make life comfortable and exciting. One...

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  • Hacienda Grande

    Hacienda Grande

    1740 Grand Ave, Long Beach, CA 90804
    (6)
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    Our 24-hour staff and caregivers are sensitive to the individuality and unique needs of our residents. You will enjoy our rose garden entrance and enclosed patio.  We provide private and shared rooms with private bath, individuality controlled heat and air conditioning, and emergency...

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  • Katella Senior Living Community

    Katella Senior Living Community

    3952 Katella Avenue, Los Alamitos, CA 90720
    (18)
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    Katella welcomes you to a senior living community located within warm and sunny Los Alamitos in Southern California. Tastefully decorated in California Casual style throughout, Katella allows our seniors everything they need to flourish, all within comfortable and casual, yet elegant common areas...

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  • Lakewood Park Manor

    Lakewood Park Manor

    12045 South Lakewood Blvd, Downey, CA 90242
    (95)
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    Lakewood Park Manor is a fully licensed independent and assisted living facility. Situated in Downey, we feature first class accommodations and personalized service packages created for each resident. Our services include assistance with dressing, personal hygiene, medication administration, more...

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  • Sunrise of La Palma

    Sunrise of La Palma

    5321 La Palma Avenue, La Palma, CA 90623
    (24)
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    Sunrise Assisted Living of La Palma is nestled in the quiet and peaceful community of La Palma, California. We share a parking lot with La Palma Intercommunity Hospital and a medical building. Many of our residents enjoy views overlooking a lovely residential neighborhood and our beautiful gardens...

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  • QFC Loving Care Alderton

    QFC Loving Care Alderton

    13652 Alderton Lane, Cerritos, CA 90703
    (4)
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    QFC Loving Care Alderton is a residential care home that provides your loved ones with a high level of non-medical care. They also offer private or shared rooms, home cooked meals and help with activities of daily living. The home offers a front porch and a garden so your loved one can relax in a...

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  • Glen Park at Long Beach

    1046 E 4th St, Long Beach, CA 90802
    (10)
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    Glen Park Healthy Living at Long Beach is a full service Assisted Living community located very close to the shops, restaurants, and excitement of downtown. We are also 4 blocks from the Beach. And with our social activities and community outreach programs, we love to take advantage of our location....

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  • Regency Palms Long Beach

    Regency Palms Long Beach

    117 E 8th St, Long Beach, CA 90813
    (6)
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    Get ready for retirement living that makes you say WOW! At Regency Palms Long Beach, you’ll enjoy the privacy and independence of home living, paired with the comfort and security of having a caring, passionate, dedicated staff available 24 hours a day to help with anything you might need. Spend...

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  • Sunrise of Seal Beach

    Sunrise of Seal Beach

    3850 Lampson Avenue, Seal Beach, CA 90740
    (30)
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    Among its other living and care options, Sunrise of Seal Beach offers full size Assisted Living apartments if desired, complete with a kitchen, dishwasher, stackable washer/dryers, and designated resident parking spaces. We also offer a Reminiscence neighborhood, where residents who have higher...

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  • Buena Park Elder Care

    Buena Park Elder Care

    6351 San Ruben Circle, Buena Park, CA 90620
    (6)
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    Serene, Safe and Secure Environment We are a 6 bed residential care facility for the elderly.  We have a newly remodeled lovely home with warm and cheerful decor.  In our backyard you will find a well producing fruit and vegetable garden, huge shaded patio and a tranquil waterfall. ...

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  • Karteena's RCFE

    Karteena's RCFE

    20019 Midtown Ave, Carson, CA 90746
    (1)
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    Karteena’s RCFE About Us: Administrator has currently been a nurse for 20 years Committed to Caring Everyone ages it is an inherent property of life. As I'm bodies and minds develop overtime, we adapt to the changes by modifying our decisions and actions. The later years of life can be especially...

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  • Integrity Guest Home Inc

    Integrity Guest Home Inc

    6576 Christine Circle, Buena Park, CA 90620
    (2)
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    California Elderly Residential Care homes are located in the Anaheim, Buena Park and Cypress areas in Southern California. Our facilities have 6-bed capacities and are duly licensed by the State of California, Department of Social Services. We provide homes for seniors who need assistance in their...

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  • Brookdale Valley View

    Brookdale Valley View

    5900 Chapman Avenue, Garden Grove, CA 92845
    (28)
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    Do more every day. If you’re looking for redefined independence in senior living, our assisted living community in Garden Grove, California, might be the right fit for you. Here you’re in control of your time and do the things you want to do.  With Assisted Living, you’ll have assistance with...

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  • Arbor Palms Senior Living

    Arbor Palms Senior Living

    3411 W Ball Rd, Anaheim, CA 92804
    (46)
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    Arbor Palms Senior Living is the senior living community of choice in North Orange County, offering mature adults a lifestyle that is satisfying, secure, and active. Our surroundings and environment offer the opportunity to appreciate the advantages that comes from a superior quality of life. Enjoy...

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  • Whittier Place Senior Living

    Whittier Place Senior Living

    12315 Burgess Avenue, Whittier, CA 90604
    (32)
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    Step into Whittier Place Senior Living and you can't help but feel at home. We stop at nothing to make your experience warm and inviting, from our homelike exterior architecture, to our comfortable community areas and choice of suites to our exceptional outdoor gardens and landscaping. Look around...

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  • Family Choice Senior Living

    Family Choice Senior Living

    3105 W Orange Ave, Anaheim, CA 92804
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    Situated on 42 acres in a Nashville, TN suburb is an extensive care community known as McKendree Village. We at McKendree Village make it our mission to offer above quality health care options. Our community offers a wellness center, trails for walking, and an indoor pool for water aerobics. We...

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  • Orange Park Guest Home

    Orange Park Guest Home

    835 S Hayward Street, Anaheim, CA 92804
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    Orange Park Guest Home is an adult family home located in the city of Anaheim, California in Orange county. Residents of Orange Park Guest Home are better able to stay independent in their senior years, in part due to the friendly geography of the area. The local neighborhood is flat, paved, and has...

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  • Crown Manor

    Crown Manor

    15327 Campillos Rd., La Mirada, CA 90638
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    We provide our residents: - Three carefully planned, nutritious meals daily plus in-between snacks and juice; - Assistance with bathing and all personal grooming needs; - Planning and arranging of transportation to medical and dental appointments or other outside activities; - Monitoring and...

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  • Brookdale Anaheim

    Brookdale Anaheim

    200 North Dale Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92801
    (63)
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    Your Best Chapter Yet It’s time to write a new chapter of your life—and this one is going to be your best chapter yet. It includes all kinds of enriching and inspiring activities, events and excursions, freedom to rekindle a passion for former interests and discover new ones, and a community of men...

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  • Celestial Garden

    Celestial Garden

    429 South Shields Drive, Anaheim, CA 92804
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    Celestial Garden, owned and operated by Elizabeth Jivan a Registered Nurse, has been in operation for almost 20 years. In their long history of business providing care, they have accumulated a long list of very happy residents. The facility is a beautifully remodeled home, decorated professionally...

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  • D'Best Care

    D'Best Care

    3608 W.Ash Ave, Fullerton, CA 92833
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    D'Best Care offers a warm, caring 'at home' environment. We are located in a residential area, 3 miles away from the Fullerton Senior Center. Our home is decorated with safety and comfort in mind. Gated premises, smoke detectors in every room, safe and cozy home-like setting. Providing years of...

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  • Tabi's Facility Home Care

    Tabi's Facility Home Care

    2429 W Olive Ave., Fullerton, CA 92833
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    We offer a friendly home-like atmosphere. Each room is fully furnished for single or double occupancy, cable TV, central air-conditioning and heat, fire alarm, smoke detectors. The comfort and safety of our residents will always come first to us.

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  • Rowntree Gardens

    Rowntree Gardens

    12151 Dale St., Stanton, CA 90680
    (31)
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    Ideally located in a quiet residential neighborhood in the heart of Orange County, Rowntree Gardens is one of the area’s only licensed, not-for-profit, faith-based Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs). Available on one convenient campus, we offer Acacia Independent Living, The Cedars...

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  • Mirabel by the Sea IV

    Mirabel by the Sea IV

    8556 Barr Lane 714-600-6434 cell, Garden Grove, CA 92841
    (4)
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    We are located in Orange County, city if Garden Grove in a very convenient location close to Senior Center, hospitals, malls, shopping centers, freeways-22 and 405, 10 minutes from Disneyland and Knots Berry Farm, 15 minutes from beach. Our facility is on a cul de sac street, very quiet, a secure...

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  • Oakmont of Whittier

    Oakmont of Whittier

    13617 Whittier Blvd., Whittier, CA 90605
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    Oakmont of Whittier is a premier senior community conveniently located in the heart of Whittier California. Here, a rewarding lifestyle promotes independence which is enhanced by comprehensive support tailored to suit your needs. Oakmont Senior Living is a recognized leader in the retirement...

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  • Extraordinary Assisted Living of Huntington B

    Extraordinary Assisted Living of Huntington B

    6031 Sydney Dr, Huntington Beach, CA 92647
    (7)
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    Extraordinary Assisted Living's mission is to promote the dignity and independence of seniors. In addition to assisting our residents with their activities of daily living, we also provide personalized care for those we serve. Our team is committed to advocate the individualism of our residents in a...

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  • Westminster Terrace

    Westminster Terrace

    7571 Westminster Blvd, Westminster, CA 92683
    (15)
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    Westminster Terrace has all the comforts of home Comfortable living arrangements and commitment to service make Westminster Terrace an attractive community within itself. Residents enjoy living in private apartments – furnished and decorated with their favorite things. Each apartment is design for...

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  • Brookdale Central Whittier

    Brookdale Central Whittier

    8101 Painter Avenue, Whittier, CA 90602
    (57)
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    Embrace Your Golden Years Seniors of Whittier, California who are looking for an assisted living community with safe, comprehensive care and a wonderfully diverse calendar full of enriching activities and programs need look no further. Here you can immerse yourself in beautifully-decorated interiors...

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  • The Posada at Whittier

    The Posada at Whittier

    8120 Painter Avenue, Whittier, CA 90602
    (20)
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    At Posada Whittier we encourage and support independence while offering assisted living in Whittier California with services personalized to meet individual needs. We believe that our residents deserve the very best personalized care possible. Lively, fun and full of surprises are how residents,...

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  • Grace Care Home

    13801 Catalina Ave, Gardena, CA 90247
    (5)
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    Grace Care Home is a Residential Care Facility for the Elderly. It is a quiet house with a well trained, caring and dedicated staff. The owner is the administrator. The facility has been highly rated by all visiting agencies and families. Referrals are available upon request.

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  • Royal Living

    11512 Montclair Dr., Garden Grove, CA 92841
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    Maintaining physical and emotional well-being through personalized 24/7 care, we aim to preserve independence, dignity and quality of life for aging loved ones who wish to live at home, while providing peace of mind to their families through the dedicated service of competent and caring personal.

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  • Alper's Care Home

    Alper's Care Home

    12192 Magnolia St, Garden Grove, CA 92841
    (4)
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    Alper's Care Home is a charming assisted living home situated in Garden Grove, CA. We provide trusting, thoughtful care for aging elders in a family-styled home like environment. At Alper's Care Home we take pride in the care we give our residents, and the reliable and courteous service we provide...

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  • Green Meadows Board and Care II

    1595 Oakhorne Drive, Harbor City, CA 90710
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    We, at Green Meadows Board and Care, offer a perfect solution to our senior's needs. We provide a personalized professional care in the comfort of a small residential home. Residents continue to enjoy their independence, with the confidence and security of concerned assistance and friendly...

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  • Anaheim Care Guest Home -22

    Anaheim Care Guest Home -22

    9622 Katella Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92804
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    Nurse owners started our original cottage campus for Alzheimer's/dementia residents January 3, 1986. These are truly homes with protective environments and personal care. Residents are grouped according to Early - Mid- Late stage plus hospice so programs are special for their abilities. Our School...

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  • Sunshine Home Care

    Sunshine Home Care

    1806 Schilling Court, Torrance, CA 90501
    (4)
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    'family like assisted living with a European touch' Looking for quiet,comfortable home to live? Come and see us in Torrance. We are here to serve you.

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  • Quezon Home Care Villa

    Quezon Home Care Villa

    12631 Loraleen St, Garden Grove, CA 92841
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    EPIPHANY CARING HAVEN - is a Residential Care Facility for the Elderly where the core of care is taken from the heart. It provides 3 C's - Compassion, Comfort and Caring Heart. Owned and operated by a dedicated RN and LVN with many years of experience in caring and managing the elderly. We provide a...

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  • Brookdale Uptown Whittier

    Brookdale Uptown Whittier

    13250 East Philadelphia Street, Whittier, CA 90601
    (29)
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    When you turned 70, did your passions fade?  We didn’t think so. Family. Hobbies. Travel. If anything, age strengthens those interests. But as you get older, you sometimes need a little help. At our Assisted Living community in Whittier, California, just southeast of Los Angeles, you’ll have the...

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  • Casa Tiara

    Casa Tiara

    2145 Johnson Court, Torrance, CA 90504
    (2)
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    Casa Tiara is a residential care home for the elderly licensed by the Department of Social Services.  We provide personal care and emotional support to the elderly from ages 60 and over. Our Goal is to be the premier home care haven in the South Bay area.  We provide a serene loving home...

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  • Whittier Glen

    Whittier Glen

    10615 Jordan Rd, Whittier, CA 90603
    (19)
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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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  • Emerald Court

    1731 W Medical Center Dr, Anaheim, CA 92801
    (6)
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    Experience Life at Emerald Court Every day at Emerald Court is a delight, with a central location close to everything and a variety of services, including wellness programs and social activities to complete the experience. Emerald Court has been in Anaheim for 28 years. Many of our staff have been...

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  • Extraordinary Assisted Living of Anaheim

    Extraordinary Assisted Living of Anaheim

    1809 W Cerritos Ave, Anaheim, CA 92804
    (6)
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    Extraordinary Assisted Living's mission is to promote the dignity and independence of seniors. In addition to assisting our residents with their activities of daily living, we also provide personalized care for those we serve. Our team is committed to advocate the individualism of our residents in a...

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  • Brookdale Garden Grove

    Brookdale Garden Grove

    10200 Chapman Avenue, Garden Grove, CA 92840
    (67)
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    Live where you can redefine your independence. If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our assisted living and memory care community in Garden Grove, California, could be right for you. Here you’ll have the care you...

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  • Milky Way Guest Home II

    Milky Way Guest Home II

    1774 W Chalet Ave, Anaheim, CA 92804
    (4)
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    Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly (RCFE) serve persons 60 and older. They provide room, board, housekeeping, supervision, and personal care assistance with basic activities like personal hygiene, dressing, eating, and walking. Facilities usually centrally store and distribute medications...

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Lakewood, California

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer a sense of community as well as individual care. Assisted living facilities usually provide aid with daily activities, aid with transportation and appointments, and chances for recreational activity. Under certain circumstances, facilities may provide "aging in place", hospice, or dementia care. In California, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $54,000 . California maintains specific standards associated with this type of facility. The Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division licenses this type of facility. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include assistance with self-administration of medications and medication administration. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. This type of facility is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. This facility 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 , meals must comply with residents' dietary preference, meals must comply with diet prescribed by physicians, and facilities must provide at least three meals per day and snacks. Public assistance is available through The state's Medicaid 1915(c) Assisted Living Waiver program. Staff members receive training in a variety of subjects. These include: psychosocial aspects of aging, first-aid, resident supervision, and recognizing signs and symptoms of dementia.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of living can be a major factor in choosing which care option meets the needs of your loved one. The rent burden for Lakewood is around 23.5% of the average person's monthly income. Lakewood has a median home value of $475,679 and the median cost of rent is about $1,866 per month.

Demographics and Values

Demographically, Lakewood is 1.5% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.5% Native American, 33.3% Hispanic, 5.9% mixed race, 51.2% white, 7.6% black, 18.3% Asian, and 15.1% other or not specified. In Lakewood, 5.6% of the citizens are veterans of the United States armed forces. Out of the total city population, 51.7% are female and 48.3% are male. The median age of Lakewood is 38 years old. Of the population of Lakewood 28.4% have a college degree, 22.2% have a high-school diploma, and 7.9% have a graduate degree. Out of the total population of Lakewood, 7.6% do not have health insurance, 7.0% live in poverty, 5.4% consider themselves widows, and 64.9% participate in the labor force. Lakewood has a population density of 3,321 people per square mile. The current population of Lakewood consists of 80,967 people.

State Information

An overview of California

Residents of California enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 5th in the United States. The quality of life enjoyed by the average California citizen is ranked 19th nation-wide. Additionally, California is ranked 7th by standards of healthcare. The state of California has a cost of living index of 138.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 121.4 and a housing index rating of 227.3. The state of California has 391 hospitals and 1,108 health centers, providing care to a population of 39,715,372. Mills-peninsula Medical Center, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, and And Santa Monica ¢– UCLA Medical Center & Orthopedic Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.

Social demographics of the state

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

State-wide weather information

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 summer, the average temperature in California is around 71°F. The average high summer temperature is around 116°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 34°F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in California drops to around 47°F. The average high winter temperature is around 76°F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 8°F in the month of January. On average, the state receives 2.04 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in December with an average of 16.26 inches of precipitation a month. On average, California has an air quality index rating of around 57.1 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 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 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 Chamise, California Fan Palm, Sequoia, and California Poppy . While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Snakes, the Cougars, the Whales, or the Coyotes. The state animal of California is the California Grizzly Bear.