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Senior housing types near Long Beach, CA

  • Regency Palms Long Beach

    Regency Palms Long Beach

    117 E 8th St, Long Beach, CA 90813
    (8)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Douglas Residential Care

    5332 E. Greenmeadow Rd., Long Beach, CA 90808
    (8)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    - 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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  • Renaissance Residential Care

    2537 Roycroft Ave., Long Beach, CA 90815
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    Renaissance Residential Care is a senior residential care home that is located in the large city of Long Beach, CA and in Los Angeles county. Long Beach is located in southern California, and is right on the Pacific coastline; overlooking the ocean. It is a city with many lush, green golf courses...

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  • Rose Garden Villa at Bixby

    3754 Pacific Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Providing your loves ones true and proper care in their golden years is something that they deserve. It is not just a facility that is needed, it is a home, a place where the residents continue on living with a sense of worth and independence with dignity. The philosophy of Rose Garden Villa is to...

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  • Bixby Knolls Towers

    3747 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807
    (38)
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    Bixby Knolls Towers is located in Long Beach, California and has the perfect outdoor setting for any senior who wants a relaxing environment, filled with wildlife sounds, large trees, and green grass. Residents can take a stroll through our spacious yard, enjoying the beauty that our assisted living...

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  • Rose Garden Villa

    1009 East Marcellus Street, Long Beach, CA 90807
    (4)
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    Rose Garden Villa is a residential care home situated in Long Beach, California, in Los Angeles County. We are located in a quiet, residential area with a convenient bus line nearby. Churches, a synagogue, parks, grocery stores, and a coffee shop are all within a mile of our residence. Within just 2...

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  • Namuag Guest Home

    2440 Gonder Ave, Long Beach, CA 90815
    (2)
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    Namuag Guest Home Namuag Guest Home is a residential care home located in Long Beach, CA, a part of Los Angeles County. Those who visit Long Beach or who choose to call it home appreciate all that it has to offer, including its beautiful beaches. Those spending time in the area enjoy heading to...

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  • Rose Garden Villa II

    1151 Marcellus Street, Long Beach, CA 90807
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Providing your loves ones true and proper care in their golden years is something that they deserve. It is not just a facility that is needed, it is a home, a place where the residents continue on living with a sense of worth and independence with dignity. The philosophy of Rose Garden Villa is to...

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  • Palos Verdes Villa

    29661 S Western Ave, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
    (52)
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    We are located just a few minutes from the Pacific Ocean, near the 110 Freeway. Our newly remodeled 73-unit complex is equipped with all the modern amenities including air conditioning, cable TV, and security system. Our spacious rooms are equipped with an intercom system that connects each room to...

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  • Sunrise of Seal Beach

    Sunrise of Seal Beach

    3850 Lampson Avenue, Seal Beach, CA 90740
    (30)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Among its other living and care options, Sunrise of Seal Beach offers Edna's Place, an intimate cluster of suites within our Reminiscence Neighborhoods where residents who have higher level needs due to more severe cognitive impairment such as late stage memory loss or Alzheimer's disease can find...

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  • Green Meadows Board and Care II

    1595 Oakhorne Drive, Harbor City, CA 90710
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • 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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  • Sunshine Home Care

    Sunshine Home Care

    1806 Schilling Court, Torrance, CA 90501
    (4)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    '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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  • 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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  • Villa Celerina

    Villa Celerina

    19208 Sheryl Ave, Cerritos, CA 90703
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Sunrise at Palos Verdes

    Sunrise at Palos Verdes

    25535 Hawthorne Boulevard, Torrance, CA 90505
    (11)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    A Torrance, CA, community offering assisted living and memory care Convenient to medical support at Torrance Memorial Hospital, Kaiser Permanente South Bay and Harbor-UCLA Medical Center Perfectly situated in the heart of the Palos Verdes Peninsula to allow residents, family members and friends to...

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  • Brookdale Valley View

    Brookdale Valley View

    5900 Chapman Avenue, Garden Grove, CA 92845
    (28)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Best Care Home

    Best Care Home

    6002 Thor Drive, Huntington Beach, CA 92647
    (1)
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    Our kind, warm-hearted staff is 100% dedicated to care for our residents. Our on-staff physician, administrators and caregivers strive to provide a nurturing, cozy home away from home for our residents with special attention to health, nutrition and fitness. With our sincerity and companionship, we...

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  • Extraordinary Assisted Living of Huntington B

    Extraordinary Assisted Living of Huntington B

    6031 Sydney Dr, Huntington Beach, CA 92647
    (6)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Sunrise of La Palma

    Sunrise of La Palma

    5321 La Palma Avenue, La Palma, CA 90623
    (24)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Integrity Guest Home Inc

    Integrity Guest Home Inc

    6576 Christine Circle, Buena Park, CA 90620
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Belmont Village RPV

    Belmont Village RPV

    5701 Crestridge Road, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
    (28)
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    Belmont Village facility of Rancho Palos Verdes is located in a beautiful Palos Verdes peninsula residential neighborhood, overlooking the Pacific Ocean and greater Los Angeles basin. This area, which is known for its dramatic views from the Palos Verdes Hills, is convenient for our senior living...

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  • Casa Tiara

    Casa Tiara

    2145 Johnson Court, Torrance, CA 90504
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Villa Christa

    16421 Chanera Avenue, Torrance, CA 90504
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    VILLA CHRISTA 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 South Bay Area.  We provide a serene loving home...

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  • Arbor Palms Senior Living

    Arbor Palms Senior Living

    3411 W Ball Rd, Anaheim, CA 92804
    (46)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Westminster Terrace

    Westminster Terrace

    7571 Westminster Blvd, Westminster, CA 92683
    (14)
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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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  • Grace Care Home

    13801 Catalina Ave, Gardena, CA 90247
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Merrill Gardens at Huntington Beach

    Merrill Gardens at Huntington Beach

    17200 Goldenwest Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92647
    (15)
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    Merrill Gardens at Huntington Beach is situated between the San Diego Freeway and East Pacific Coast Highway in iconic Orange County. Enjoy being surrounded by parks providing ample outdoor recreation areas, near shopping and hospitals; not to mention being minutes away from the Pacific Ocean in...

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  • Lakewood Park Manor

    Lakewood Park Manor

    12045 South Lakewood Blvd, Downey, CA 90242
    (95)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Family Choice 4

    Family Choice 4

    3105 W Orange Ave, Anaheim, CA 92804
    (12)
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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
    (8)
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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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  • 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)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Alper's Care Home

    Alper's Care Home

    12192 Magnolia St, Garden Grove, CA 92841
    (4)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Sunrise of Huntington Beach

    Sunrise of Huntington Beach

    7401 Yorktown Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
    (44)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Step into a Sunrise Assisted Living community 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...

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  • Missy's Guest Home

    Missy's Guest Home

    9131 Healey Dr, Garden Grove, CA 92841
    (1)
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    Missy's Guest Home 'Quality home care service for the elderly When your loved ones deserve the very best.... ' A helping hand when you need it,offers it all ' *24 hours dedicated home care service *Private & Semiprivate rooms with bath *Tray service for temporary illness *3 Delicious,creative meals...

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  • Celestial Garden

    Celestial Garden

    429 South Shields Drive, Anaheim, CA 92804
    (7)
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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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  • Sea Cliff Assisted Living

    Sea Cliff Assisted Living

    18851 Florida St, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
    (3)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Sea Cliff Assisted Living is a senior living community conveniently located in Huntington Beach, California. Our commitment is to provide a safe, comfortable environment, where assistance is available while maintaining your independent lifestyle. We offer private and semi-private accomodations, as...

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  • Quezon Home Care Villa

    Quezon Home Care Villa

    12631 Loraleen St, Garden Grove, CA 92841
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Huntington Terrace

    Huntington Terrace

    18800 Florida St, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
    (58)
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    Huntington Beach's most gracious retirement community, offering the delights of resort coastal living. Huntington Terrace features 161, full-service apartments. This beautiful, three-story community is situated on over three acres of meticulously landscaped grounds and gardens. The property features...

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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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  • Royal Living

    11512 Montclair Dr., Garden Grove, CA 92841
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Anaheim Care Guest Home -22

    Anaheim Care Guest Home -22

    9622 Katella Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92804
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Sunrise of Hermosa Beach

    Sunrise of Hermosa Beach

    1837 Pacific Coast Highway, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
    (20)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Located just minutes from the Hermosa Beach Pier and King Harbor in Redondo Beach, Sunrise of Hermosa Beach sits right in the heart of Hermosa Beach, less than a mile from the Pacific Ocean. We pride ourselves in our wide variety of activities, our caring and compassionate team and our beautiful...

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  • Bay Vista Villa

    Bay Vista Villa

    17971 Bay St, Fountain Valley, CA 92708
    (1)
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    Bay Vista Villa home offers both short and long-term care for your loved ones in a safe, caring environment. Sometimes caring for your loved one can be a challenge; let our team professionally take over the challenge and give you back your peace of mind. Come visit any one of our locations and give...

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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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  • Brookdale Brookhurst

    Brookdale Brookhurst

    15302 Brookhurst Street, Westminster, CA 92683
    (56)
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    Designed With You In Mind When you move into our assisted living and memory care community in Westminster, California, you trade in the stress of things like cooking, cleaning and home maintenance for an active and vibrant lifestyle. This is your chance to say farewell to all the mundane tasks...

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Long Beach, California

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer residential communities and assistance for people who might need a helping hand with everyday activities such as self-administering medication or washing. The services offered often involve assistance with the activities of daily life. Occupants may be kept under monitoring and evaluation. In certain cases, facilities may provide continuing care, respite, or Alzheimer's care. In California, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $54,000 . California maintains a number of provisions associated with this kind of facility. The Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division supervises this type of facility. Staff are required to receive training in a variety of fields. These areas include knowledge required to safely assist with prescribed medications, recognizing signs and symptoms of dementia, housekeeping and sanitation procedures, and need for professional help. Public assistance is available through The state's Medicaid 1915(c) Assisted Living Waiver program.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 comply with diet prescribed by physicians, meals must comply with residents' dietary preference, facilities must provide at least three meals per day and snacks, and meals must include an appropriate variety of foods, planned in consideration of cultural and religious backgrounds .

Cost of Living

Cost of living is a motivating factor when selecting which community works for you or your loved one. The median monthly cost for rent in Long Beach is $1,834 and the median home value for Long Beach costs around $476,281. The rent burden for Long Beach is around 24.1% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Long Beach has a population density of 3,575 people per square mile. The total population of Long Beach consists of 469,450 people. In Long Beach, 19.1% live in poverty, 4.4% consider themselves widows, 65.9% participate in the labor force, and 12.0% do not have health insurance. Demographically, Long Beach is 52.5% white, 12.9% black, 14.6% other or not specified, 4.7% mixed race, 1.2% Native American, 42.8% Hispanic, 0.9% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 13.2% Asian. Out of the total city population, 50.7% are female and 49.3% are male. The median age of Long Beach is 34 years old. In Long Beach, 4.9% of the citizens are veterans. In terms of education, 29.9% have a college degree, 18.7% have a high-school diploma, and 10.8% have a graduate degree.

State Information

An overview of California

Residents of California enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 5th in the United States. California is ranked 19th in quality of life and 7th in healthcare. There are 391 general hospitals and 1,108 health centers that provide care for 39,715,372 California residents. The three highest ranked hospitals in California are Mills-peninsula Medical Center, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, and And Santa Monica ¢– UCLA Medical Center & Orthopedic Hospital. 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.

Social demographics of the state

In the last presidential election 62% of California residents voted Democrat and 32% voted Republican. In terms of diversity, California ranks 1st in the nation and is considered very LGBTQ friendly. The median age in the state is 37, and 26% of the population is over the age of 55. Thirty-one percent of California residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 23,558 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Buddhist-2%, and Hindu-2%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In California there are 395 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

During the summer, the average temperature in California is around 71°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 116°F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 34°F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 47°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 76°F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 8°F during the month of January. 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. On average, the humidity rating for California is around 61%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 81% in the month of July. 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. 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 Western Cypress, California Juniper, Joshua Tree, and California Fan Palm. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Coyotes, the Cougars, the Snakes, or the Black Bears. The state animal of California is the California Grizzly Bear.