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Senior housing types near Richmond, CA

  • Grace Homes

    Grace Homes

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

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  • Park Manor Homes LLC

    869 Humboldt Ave, Richmond, CA 94805
    (1)
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    Park Manor Homes, LLC is an assisted living facility located in Richmond, California, just minutes from the beach. We offer a 24 hr staff to assist your loved ones with bathing, medications, grooming, and meals. All meals are provided. We have visiting nurses, occupational therapists, physical...

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  • Rosewood Residence

    5311 Garvin Ave, Richmond, CA 94805
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Rosewood Residence is located in Richmond, California, a quiet and safe suburban neighborhood. This assisted living facility offers comfortable living environments and the experienced and professional staff provides excellent care specific to individuals' needs. Rosewood Residence is an excellent...

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  • Park Plaza Rest Home

    4901 Plaza Way, Richmond, CA 94804
    (2)
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    Park Plaza Rest Home Park Plaza Rest Home is a senior residential care home that is located in the coastal city of Richmond, CA and in the western part of Contra Costa County. Richmond is situated directly on the San Francisco Bay and the San Pablo Bay, offering beautiful, scenic water views. The...

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  • Brookdale San Pablo

    Brookdale San Pablo

    13956 San Pablo Avenue, San Pablo, CA 94806
    (29)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Fill in your social calendar and focus on fun, and we’ll provide just the right amount of personal assistance and care to make your life easier. Our assisted living community, set on beautifully landscaped grounds, is in the heart of San Pablo, Calif., only five minutes from enchanting San Francisco...

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  • Red Maple Residential Home

    Red Maple Residential Home

    7100 Manila Ave, El Cerrito, CA 94530
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

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

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  • Belmont Village Albany

    Belmont Village Albany

    1100 San Pablo Ave, Albany, CA 94706
    (8)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

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

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  • Tara Hills Care Home

    Tara Hills Care Home

    908 Tara Hills Drive, Pinole, CA 94564
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome! We provide assistance to daily living, medication administration, housekeeping, laundry and linen service, meals and snacks, social activities, transportation to medical appointments, observation and supervision - all in a home-like environment! We accept: Dementia, Hospice, Non-Ambulatory,...

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  • Westmont of Pinole

    Westmont of Pinole

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

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  • Seventh Heaven Care Home

    Seventh Heaven Care Home

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

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  • The Watermark by the Bay

    The Watermark by the Bay

    1440 40th Street, Emeryville, CA 94608
    (24)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Our dynamic community, The Watermark by the Bay, located in Emeryville, California serves the entire East Bay area. With features including modern residences with stunning views and access to the best of entertainment, shopping and dining plus exceptional care and amenities, it’s no wonder we are...

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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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  • The Point at Rockridge

    The Point at Rockridge

    4500 Gilbert Street, Oakland, CA 94611
    (29)
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    The Point at Rockridge, located in the Rockridge neighborhood in Oakland, is across street from a complete shopping center and only a few blocks from the unique shopping areas of Piedmont and College Avenues. Physician’s offices, medical facilities, churches and synagogues, as well as UC Berkeley,...

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  • Aegis of Corte Madera

    Aegis of Corte Madera

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

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  • Lake Merritt Care Home

    Lake Merritt Care Home

    576 Valle Vista Ave, Oakland, CA 94610
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

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

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  • Lake Park a CCRC

    Lake Park a CCRC

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

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  • Lakeshore Residential Care

    Lakeshore Residential Care

    1901 3rd Ave, Oakland, CA 94606
    (7)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Oakmont of Cardinal Point

    2431 Mariner Square, Alameda, CA 94501
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Comforting Hands Forever, LLC

    73 Golden Hinde Blvd, San Rafael, CA 94903
    (2)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Comforting Hands Forever welcomes you! 'Enjoy peace of mind, while receiving quality care and service.' Our mission at Comforting Hands Forever is to provide every resident with a safe, comfortable, and fun place to live with the highest quality care and service. Our priority is 'You.' You deserve...

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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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  • AgeSong Woodpark

    AgeSong Woodpark

    3121 Fruitvale Ave, Oakland, CA 94602
    (6)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    AgeSong WoodPark is pleased to offer AgeSongLiving's unique approach to eldercare, a rich, colorful, culturally diverse assisted living community. What makes the AgeSongLiving approach unique and especially relevant to WoodPark is our view of aging as growth and expansion. In appreciation of what...

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  • The Village at Hayes Valley

    The Village at Hayes Valley

    624 Laguna Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    (42)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Village at Hayes Valley is a 47-bed community offering specialized care for high-needs assisted living as well as an innovative dementia and behavioral health program in partnership with the Pacific Institute. Located in San Francisco's vibrant Hayes Valley neighborhood and set in a beautifully...

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  • Sagebrook Senior Living at San Francisco

    Sagebrook Senior Living at San Francisco

    2750 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94118
    (11)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

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

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  • Sleepy Hollow Villa

    Sleepy Hollow Villa

    2 Legend Road, San Anselmo, CA 94960
    (3)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Sleepy Hollow Villa is a brand-new facility tucked away in a quiet suburban sought after paradise in "Sleepy Hollow" in the town of San Anselmo. This multi-million-dollar home was specifically converted into a residential care home down to the smallest detail. Sleepy Hollow Villa is a full service,...

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  • Merrill Gardens at Lafayette

    Merrill Gardens at Lafayette

    1010 Second St, Lafayette, CA 94549
    (8)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Moraga Retreat Care

    Moraga Retreat Care

    715 Moraga Road, Moraga, CA 94556
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Sunrise of Oakland Hills

    Sunrise of Oakland Hills

    11889 Skyline Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94619
    (15)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Community & Location 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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  • Atria Park of Lafayette

    Atria Park of Lafayette

    1545 Pleasant Hill Road, Lafayette, CA 94549
    (20)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

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

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  • Aegis of Moraga

    Aegis of Moraga

    950 Country Club Dr, Moraga, CA 94556
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Carlton Senior Living Pleasant Hill

    2770 Pleasant Hill Road, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
    (26)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    A vibrant lifestyle is what you’ll experience at Carlton Senior Living Pleasant Hill. We are an award winning senior independent, assisted living community designed with grace and style. It’s easy to make new friends with residents, family and staff at the many social gatherings and fabulous daily...

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  • Lucas Valley Lodge

    Lucas Valley Lodge

    70 Mount Tenaya Drive, San Rafael, CA 94903
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Lucas Valley Lodge is a Residential Care Facility for the Elderly, located in San Rafael's exquisite upper Lucas Valley, surrounded by magnificent mountain views, convenient to hospitals, churches, shopping centers, parks and easily accessible to community services and libraries. Our mission is to...

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  • Vallejo Hills Retirement Community

    Vallejo Hills Retirement Community

    350 Locust Drive, Vallejo, CA 94591
    (15)
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    Vallejo Hills Retirement Community is an Independent and Assisted Living community located in a wooded, hillside setting in Vallejo, California with sweeping views from the Carquinez Strait, across San Pablo Bay to Mount Tamalpais, and over to Mare Island. Vallejo is a vibrant and thriving city in...

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  • North Bay Retirement Community

    North Bay Retirement Community

    2261 Tuolumne Street, Vallejo, CA 94589
    (24)
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    North Bay Retirement community is an independent living and assisted living community in Vallejo, California. Our community boasts stunning views that overlook the Mare Island Straits and the Napa River. Located near Richardson Park and Dan Foley Park, North Bay Retirement Community has a prime...

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  • Gonzales Care Home

    Gonzales Care Home

    2237 Noriega , San Francisco, CA 94122
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

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

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  • Byron Park

    Byron Park

    1700 Tice Valley Blvd, Walnut Creek, CA 94595
    (6)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Aegis of Pleasant Hill

    Aegis of Pleasant Hill

    1660 Oak Park Blvd, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

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

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  • Golden Meadows Home

    362 Meadows Drive, Vallejo, CA 94589
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    Golden Meadows Home (GMH) is a Residential Care Facility for Elderly (RCFE) was licensed by Department of Social Services, State of California. We are licensed for six (6) bed, Dementia, and Hospice care program. We have two private rooms and two share bedroom, two full bath, alarm in all exit &...

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  • Carlton Senior Living Downtown Pleasant Hill

    Carlton Senior Living Downtown Pleasant Hill

    175 Cleaveland Rd., Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
    (26)
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    Carlton Senior Living Downtown Pleasant Hill is a lovely, independent, assisted living and memory care community located in downtown Pleasant Hill area. Built with luxury and comfort perfectly balanced, Carlton is the best choice for many seniors and their families. You will feel right at home in...

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  • Atria Valley View

    Atria Valley View

    1228 Rossmoor Parkway, Walnut Creek, CA 94595
    (31)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Oakmont of Concord

    Oakmont of Concord

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

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  • Tiffany Court

    1866 San Miguel Drive, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    (4)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Atria Walnut Creek

    Atria Walnut Creek

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

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  • 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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  • Gill Port Care Home

    Gill Port Care Home

    2069 Gill Port Ln, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
    (4)
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    Relax and comfortable is what we is at Gill Port Care home. We offer flexibility with meals, furniture, activity schedule and even prices to tailor things to make day to day living more comfortable. We offer activity for our residents which include arts and crafts, games, exercise and outdoor...

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  • Welcome Home Senior Residence

    Welcome Home Senior Residence

    10 Castle Crest Road, Alamo, CA 94507
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Welcome Home Senior Residence

    Welcome Home Senior Residence

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

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  • La Orinda Care Home

    La Orinda Care Home

    2180 La Orinda Pl, Concord, CA 94518
    (6)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

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

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  • Sunrise of Walnut Creek

    Sunrise of Walnut Creek

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

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  • Trinity Manor

    Trinity Manor

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

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  • Atria Tamalpais Creek

    Atria Tamalpais Creek

    853 Tamalpais Avenue, Novato, CA 94947
    (23)
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    Atria Tamalpais Creek is an enriching senior living community in Novato that promotes independence and active lifestyles. With an event-filled social calendar and amenities like a fitness center, outdoor garden and salon and spa, our residents enjoy an environment that encourages them to remain...

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Richmond, California

Assisted Living

An assisted living facility is a residential community which administers assistance, support, and care to self-sufficient individuals who are not in need of skilled nursing care. The services provided often involve aid with ADLs. Residents may be kept under observation and assessment. Under certain circumstances, facilities may offer "aging in place", skilled nursing, or respite. In California, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around $54,000 . The state of California maintains a number of provisions associated with this type of facility. The Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division supervises this facility type. Public assistance is available through The state's Medicaid 1915(c) Assisted Living Waiver program. Staff must receive education in a variety of areas. These areas include knowledge required to safely assist with prescribed medications, residents' rights, the aging process, and 10 hours of initial training within the first 4 weeks of employment and 4 additional hours annually. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include medication administration and assistance with self-administration of medications. This facility 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 , meals must comply with residents' dietary preference, and facilities must provide at least three meals per day and snacks. This type of facility is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every 1 residents.

Cost of Living

The community in which a senior care community is based will have a large influence on the cost of care. The total cost of living is a major influence when selecting which community is the best fit for your family. The median home value in Richmond is $371,081 and the median rent is about $1,592 a month. The rent burden for Richmond is around 22.9% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total population of Richmond, 13.6% do not have health insurance, 5.0% consider themselves widows, 12.3% have some form of disability, and 15.7% live in poverty. Racially, the population of Richmond is 18.3% other or not specified, 39.6% white, 0.4% Native American, 14.8% Asian, 5.8% mixed race, 0.5% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 20.6% black, and 42.0% Hispanic. In Richmond, 4.1% of the citizens are veterans. Richmond has a population density of 1,413 people per square mile. The current population of Richmond consists of 110,040 people. Based on gender, 48.1% are male and 51.9% are female. The median age of Richmond is 36 years old. In terms of education, 21.6% have a high-school diploma, 9.3% have a graduate degree, and 27.2% have a college degree.

State Information

An overview of California

Overall, California ranks 19th in quality of life and 7th in healthcare compared to other US states. Based on natural beauty, California ranks 5th in the nation. In total, California has 391 general hospitals and 1,108 health centers that provide care for 39,715,372 citizens. 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. Out of a national average of 100, California has a cost of living index rating of 139, a grocery index rating of 121, and a housing index rating of 227.

Social demographics of the state

In California, 26% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. In the most recent presidential election, 32% of California residents voted Republican and 62% voted Democrat. In terms of diversity, California ranks 1st in the nation and is considered very LGBTQ friendly. In California, 31% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 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.

State-wide weather information

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. 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. 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%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of July at around 81%. 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 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 Jojoba, Joshua Tree, Service-berry, and Chamise. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Cougars, the Whales, the Coyotes, or the Black Bears. The state animal of California is the California Grizzly Bear.