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Senior housing types near Santa Maria, CA

  • Rose Care Home

    Rose Care Home

    602 N Western Ave, Santa Maria, CA 93458
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    Rose Care Home is an assisted living community located in the city of Santa Maria, California in the county of Santa Barbara. Rose Care Home is roughly 10 miles away from the Pacific shoreline, offering seniors convenient access to the beach every day of the year. And when seniors want to enjoy the...

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  • Amalia's Residence for Elderly

    Amalia's Residence for Elderly

    1002 Gunner Street, Santa Maria, CA 93458
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    Amalia's Residence license for six residents, with three staff on duty for twenty four hour care.License Nurse on call, Pharmacist Assistant on duty...We accept  dementia residents,Hospice weaver,Oxygen (ETC). Amalia's Residence,caring for an aging loved one and managing the demands of...

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  • Alejandro's Residential Care Facility for the Elderly

    Alejandro's Residential Care Facility for the Elderly

    1130 Grapevine Road, Santa Maria, CA 93454
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    Alejandro's RCFE is family operated.  Our mission is to preserve independence, dignity, and quality of life for aging, loved ones who wish to live in a home like environment, while providing peace of mind to their families through the dedicated services of competent and caring professional...

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  • Pedflor's Residential Care

    Pedflor's Residential Care

    1319 E Alvin Ave, Santa Maria, CA 93454
    (2)
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    The mission of Pedflor's Residential Care is to preserve independence, dignity, and quality of life for aging, loved ones who wish to live in a home like environment. Pedflor's Residential Care dedicated to serving the physical, emotional and social needs of each resident.  Serving ambulatory...

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  • La Salle Care Home, Inc

    1603 La Salle Drive, Santa Maria, CA 93454
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    La Salle Care Home, Inc. is a preference of retirees who seek a lifestyle which sits on the essence of life. We have a staff which has more than five years in experience in maintaining a healthy living for seniors. The following are some of the basic services we offer at La Salle Care Home, Inc. ...

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  • Merrill Gardens at Santa Maria

    Merrill Gardens at Santa Maria

    1220 Suey Road, Santa Maria, CA 93454
    (32)
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    Conveniently located between San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara, Merrill Gardens at Santa Maria is a campus-style retirement community that provides a wide spectrum of care. Enjoy being near golf courses, wineries, the Veteran's Administration Building and Marian Regional Medical Center. Take...

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  • Yokam's RCFE

    958 E Tunnel St, Santa Maria, CA 93454
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    Zeny's RCFE is a residential care home located about 15 minutes from the shore in Santa Maria, California, in the county of Santa Barbara. The visitor friendly town of Santa Maria is home to a number of parks, fairgrounds, and country clubs, all of which offer excellent year round activities that...

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  • Villa Care Home III

    965 W. Robert Lane, Santa Maria, CA 93458
    (1)
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    Villa Care Home III is a senior care home located in Santa Maria, CA a city that is situated in Santa Barbara County. Santa Maria is widely known for its vibrant wine industry. With its extremely complex soil conditions and diverse microclimates, the city grows grapes that are used in both local...

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  • Villa Care Home I

    938 West Bunny Avenue, Santa Maria, CA 93458
    (2)
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    Villa Care Home I is a senior care home that is located in the small city of Santa Maria, CA and in the central part of Santa Barbara county. Santa Maria is in the middle of the state, but is just a short drive to the Northern Pacific Ocean coastline and the beautiful Point Sal Beach State Park. The...

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  • Villa Care Home II

    946 W. Bunny Ave., Santa Maria, CA 93458
    (2)
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    Villa Care Home III is a senior care home located in Santa Maria, CA which is situated in Santa Barbara County. Most notable for its wine industry and distinctive barbeque, the city has been called 'The West's Best Barbeque Town' and is credited with being the birthplace of the tri-tip steak. The...

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  • Pedflor's Residential Care II

    1315 East Alvin Avenue, Santa Maria, CA 93454
    (2)
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    Pedflor's Residential Care II is a senior care home located in Santa Barbara County in the lovely and scenic city of Santa Maria, California. Santa Maria is best known for its wonderful wine industry and vineyards. There are also numerous other outdoor recreational activity options with the city's...

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  • Amalia's Residence II

    1206 Kensington Avenue, Santa Maria, CA 93454
    (6)
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    Amalia's Residence II is located in Santa Maria, CA in Santa Barbara County. This residential care home provides the help that you are looking for in an area that is located in the southern portion of the state of California. Those who spend time in Santa Maria enjoy checking out the areas many...

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  • AAA Kindness Care Home II

    AAA Kindness Care Home II

    3811 Dominion Road, Santa Maria, CA 93454
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  • Fountain Square of Lompoc

    Fountain Square of Lompoc

    1420 W North Ave, Lompoc, CA 93436
    (11)
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    Fountain Square of Lompoc is located in Lompoc, Santa Barbara County, California provides a caring atmosphere for those seniors who are looking for a community to call home. This community offers comfort and safety to its residents. Lompoc provides residents and guests with parks and recreation to...

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  • Avila Senior Living at Downtown SLO

    Avila Senior Living at Downtown SLO

    475 Marsh St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
    (9)
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    Welcome to Avila Senior Living at Downtown SLO We describe our independent and assisted living lifestyles as “simply abundant living” because with us, each day holds endless opportunities to discover your talents and purpose through hobbies and cultural pursuits, serving neighbors, outdoor...

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  • Creston Village

    Creston Village

    1919 Creston Rd, Paso Robles, CA 93446
    (16)
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    Creston Village is an assisted living and memory care community located in the thriving city of Paso Robles. Paso Robles is a thriving city best known for its abundance of hot springs, wineries and almond orchards, and it is the host of the California Mid-State Fair. Our luxurious community is...

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  • The Good Shepherd, LLC

    The Good Shepherd, LLC

    6268 Aberdeen Ave, Goleta, CA 93117
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    My wife is a Certified Nurse Assistant and after many years of helping patients in a rehabilitation hospital and then individual clients in their homes, she wanted to open a facility that would focus more on the needs of residents than the business of the facility itself. We renovated our home to...

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  • Alexander Gardens

    Alexander Gardens

    2120 Santa Barbara St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
    (3)
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    Alexander Gardens is a spectacular historic home nestled in the Mission area of downtown Santa Barbara, amongst lush, stunning gardens. Concern for the care and needs of seniors has been a hallmark of Alexander Gardens, since the original family built 'casitas' for their elderly loved ones....

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  • Villa Santa Barbara

    Villa Santa Barbara

    227 Anapamu St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101
    (25)
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    Live life in style at Villa Santa Barbara, where residents can soak up the Southern California sun and enjoy desired amenities and services fit for the American Riviera. Our goal is to enrich the lives of our residents by providing an environment that is physically, mentally, spiritually and...

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  • GranVida Carpinteria

    GranVida Carpinteria

    5464 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013
    (3)
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    GranVida is a community, a neighborhood of like-minded people who enjoy the uniqueness and beauty of coastal living. Like Carpinteria itself, GranVida embodies small town friendliness, hospitality and social inclusion. As the only senior living and memory care community in Carpinteria, GranVida...

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  • The Gables of Ojai

    The Gables of Ojai

    701 N. Montgomery St., Ojai, CA 93023
    (7)
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    Over sixty years ago founders of AARP envisioned a gracious retirement community, prerequisites included: temperate climate, beautifully landscaped gardens, community rooms and amenities designed to serve the most discriminating seniors. Hence, their vision of what was to become The Gables was born....

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  • The Village at Seven Oaks

    The Village at Seven Oaks

    4301 Buena Vista Road, Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (15)
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    The Village at Seven Oaks is an assisted living community located in sunny Bakersfield, Kern County, California. Golfers will love being able to play their favorite game on a year-round basis, and art enthusiasts will enjoy not only classic First Friday activities but Third Thursday events as well....

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  • A&A Bakersfield Care Home

    A&A Bakersfield Care Home

    12203 El Capitan Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93312
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    A & A Bakersfield Care Home provides superior care for seniors needing help with their daily activities such as but not limited to bathing, dressing, grooming, toileting, preparation of meals, feeding assistance, medication assistance, incontinence management and planned daily activities. The home...

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  • Brookdale Riverwalk

    Brookdale Riverwalk

    350 Calloway Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93312
    (33)
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    Here you have fewer chores and more adventures.  Our CCRC (Continuing Care Retirement Community) in Bakersfield, California, has independent living, assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing all on one campus. And if you or your spouse need more care later, you’ll have the lifestyle you want...

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  • Magnolia Place

    Magnolia Place

    8100 Westwold Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (44)
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    Brookdale Bakersfield is a premiere assisted living and memory care community in Bakersfield, California. Our community has an ideal location in a quiet, residential area of Bakersfield near shopping, dining, the downtown area, The Shops at Riverwalk and we are just minutes from Mercy Southwest...

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  • Ventura Townehouse

    Ventura Townehouse

    4900 Telegraph Road, Ventura, CA 93003
    (62)
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    Our retirement community provides a private secure environment for seniors who are seeking a lifestyle free from encumbrance and household worries. From the moment you enter the Ventura TowneHouse, you'll appreciate our enlivening approach to retirement. The lively conversations in the lounge,...

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  • Aegis of Ventura

    Aegis of Ventura

    4964 Telegraph Rd., Ventura, CA 93003
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    Aegis of Ventura features an elegant Spanish style architecture that is beautifully enhanced by luscious landscaping and courtyards. Inside, our compassionate staff treats you like a second family -- starting each day with a smile, a hug and engaging conversation. We offer exceptional Assisted...

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  • Finest Living at Crestwood

    Finest Living at Crestwood

    225 Crestwood, Ventura, CA 93003
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    Finest Living Guest Home was established in 2004 and continues to provide the finest in elderly care in the county of Ventura.

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  • Cypress Place

    Cypress Place

    1200 Cypress Point Ln, Ventura, CA 93003
    (21)
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    Our senior living community in Ventura, California, ensures that life here is exciting, from well-designed apartment homes with convenient features to delicious dining and enriching activity offerings. Regardless of how you choose to spend your day, our friendly staff is here to provide you with all...

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  • The Lexington Assisted Living

    The Lexington Assisted Living

    5440 Ralston St, Ventura, CA 93003
    (38)
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    Serving our senior community since 1991, our coastal ambiance with a central courtyard & 3 beautifully landscaped acres, year-round heated pool & Jacuzzi. 'Sweet Shop' snack room with snacks and beverages available all day, complete with jukebox that plays 45's. Large, sky-lit, exercise/activity...

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  • The Palms at Bonaventure Assisted Living and Memory Care

    The Palms at Bonaventure Assisted Living and Memory Care

    111 North Wells Road, Ventura, CA 93004
    (12)
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    The Palms is beautifully designed with spacious common areas to enjoy with family and friends. Our elegant dining room serves three chef-prepared meals every day. Activities are an integral part of the lifestyle at The Palms and include arts, crafts, table games, fitness classes, and outings. Weekly...

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  • Oakmont of Riverpark NOW OPEN

    Oakmont of Riverpark NOW OPEN

    901 Town Center Drive, Oxnard, CA 93036
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    Oakmont of Riverpark is a premier senior living community situated on a beautifully landscaped campus. Developed by Oakmont Senior Living, Oakmont of Riverpark provides exceptional quality, comfort and care with five-star services and amenities. Residents enjoy a rewarding lifestyle with...

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  • Pacifica Senior Living Oxnard

    Pacifica Senior Living Oxnard

    2211 E Gonzales Rd, Oxnard, CA 93036
    (102)
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    Welcome to Pacifica Senior Living Oxnard, an award-winning full-service luxury senior apartment community located in beautiful Oxnard, CA. Our assisted living apartments and exquisite memory care neighborhood offers luxurious care, peace of mind, and maximum comfort tailored to the needs of each...

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  • Regency Palms Oxnard (Opening Summer 2020)

    Regency Palms Oxnard (Opening Summer 2020)

    1020 Bismark Way, Oxnard, CA 93033
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    Get ready for retirement living that makes you say WOW! At Regency Palms Oxnard, 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 your...

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  • Atria Las Posas

    Atria Las Posas

    24 Las Posas Road, Camarillo, CA 93010
    (39)
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    Celebrate your independence at Atria Las Posas! Entertain family and friends in the courtyard and enjoy the outdoor grill. Or take advantage of all the community has to offer inside, including a movie room with projector screen, an upgraded salon, and a fitness center with senior-friendly equipment....

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  • Fillmore Country Club

    Fillmore Country Club

    827 River Street, Fillmore, CA 93015
    (10)
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    Fillmore Country Club is a beautifully designed Senior Community with Assisted Living Services, short-term stays, and an appealing alternative for seniors who need some assistance with their daily routines such as bathing, dressing and medication reminders. Located in Fillmore, CA, we are surrounded...

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  • Via Esmeralda LLC

    3521 E. Elma St, Camarillo, CA 93010
    (8)
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    VIA ESMERALDA L.L.C. is a non-medical care facility licensed by the California State Department of Social Services which IS NOT ALLOWED TO PROVIDE 24-HOUR SKILLED NURSING CARE. It is designated to meet the primary needs of the growing population who are unable to function totally, independently, but...

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  • Brookdale Camarillo

    Brookdale Camarillo

    6000 Santa Rosa Road, Camarillo, CA 93012
    (28)
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    The Best Is Yet To Come Experience what the golden years are really about in our beautiful senior living community in Camarillo, California. Surrounded by nature’s finest display of gardens and walking grounds, you can savor resort-like amenities, luxury dining and an abundance of soul-filling...

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  • Cherish House in Cambria

    1155 Warren Road, Cambria, CA 93428
    (1)
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    Our mission is to cherish your loved one like our own family. We have a gorgeous 3700 square foot home on a level acres, backing up to a 430 acre nature preserve. We only take 6 residents and we tailor our food and activies to our special individual residents. We offer different levels or care,...

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  • Heritage Assisted Living

    3801 Paseo Airosa, Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (6)
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    Heritage Assisted Living is located in one of the friendliest cities in TN, Knoxville. Heritage offers an apartment type feel instead of a medical or facility type atmosphere. You want your loved ones to feel at home during these years. Because of this, we have a small amount of rooms. This provides...

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  • Divine Mercy Home Care

    10239 Lanesborough Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (7)
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    Divine Mercy Home Care is an assisted living community located in the city of Bakersfield, California in the county of Kern. The architecturally beautiful neighborhood where Divine Mercy Home Care is located in an absolutely wonderful place to take long walks in the beautiful California sun. Many...

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  • Lerwick Home Care

    10213 Lerwick Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93311
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    Lerwick Home Care is located in Bakersfield, CA in beautiful Kern County. This residential care home offers seniors a great place to live in the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley. Bakersfield provides residents and their guests with plenty of opportunities to get out and do something, including...

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  • Balance Residential Care

    9802 Vertrice Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93311
    (3)
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    Balance Residential Care lies within Bakersfield, CA and serves Kern County. This residential care home in Southern California is situated near the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley. The area receives warm, mild temperatures throughout the year and more days of sunshine than most other parts of...

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  • A Comfort Care Home

    12409 Andes Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93312
    (3)
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    A Comfort Care Home A Comfort Care Home is located in Bakersfield, CA in Kern County. This residential care home provides a safe place to live in an area that offers much to do and see. Those who spend time in Bakersfield enjoy spending time at the Kern County Museum, checking out Fox Theater, and...

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  • Calloway Gardens

    9706 Harvey Ct, Bakersfield, CA 93312
    (6)
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    Calloway Gardens is consists of two individual communities in Bakersfield, California, where the main goal is to provide the best care your family needs. Recognizing each residents individuality, dignity and maintaining their well being in a home atmosphere. Understanding that your concern is our...

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  • Summer Springs Board and Care

    6112 Summer Springs Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93313
    (3)
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    Summer Springs Board and Care is a senior care home located in the city of Bakersfield, California, in the San Joaquin Valley of Kern County. Our harmonious community is situated in close proximity to the heart of Bakersfield in a cozy residential neighborhood. Here in Bakersfield you can find many...

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  • Finest Living at Arcade

    350 Arcade Dr., Ventura, CA 93003
    (4)
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    Located in Ventura, California, Finest Living at Arcade is a residential care home that specializes in serving seniors in Ventura County. Northwest of Los Angeles and bordering the Ventura and Santa Clara Rivers, Finest Living at Arcade is the perfect place for seniors who love picturesque nature...

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  • Ventura Grand Chateau

    5430 Telegraph Rd, Ventura, CA 93003
    (1)
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    Mound Guest Home is a memory care center and assisted living community in Ventura, Ventura County, California. Located between Malibu and Santa Barbara, this stunning city can be found right on the blue Pacific Ocean. Go for a relaxing bike ride down the various biking paths, enjoy a day at the...

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  • Bella Nova Villa

    1111 Ivywood Drive, Oxnard, CA 93030
    (7)
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    We are a six bedroom, two bath, facility located in a quiet neighborhood surrounded by schools and parks. We have a spacious backyard with enough room for lounging and exercise or leisure gardening. Our open living room provides an outdoor view of our patio and has comfortable individual seating on...

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  • Sea Breeze Manor

    1511 Offshore St, Oxnard, CA 93035
    (6)
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    Sea Breeze Manor is a senior residential care home located in the large, populous city of Oxnard, CA and in Ventura County. Oxnard is located on the coast of southern California, overlooking the Northern Pacific Ocean. The beautiful, relaxing Santa Clara river also runs throughout the city. The...

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Santa Maria, California

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities offer social events, oversight, and personal care to persons who are about 65 years old. Assisted living communities frequently provide supervision of care, opportunities for social activity, and help with daily activities. Under certain circumstances, communities may provide skilled nursing, dementia care, or respite. In California, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $54,000 . California has specific statutes related to this kind of community. The Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division governs this type of community. This type of community 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. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include assistance with self-administration of medications and medication administration. Staff members obtain training in a variety of subjects. These areas include first-aid, how to recognize early signs of illness, skills and knowledge required to provide necessary resident care, and housekeeping and sanitation procedures. Public assistance is available through The state's Medicaid 1915(c) Assisted Living Waiver program. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include the total daily diet must meet the recommended dietary allowances of the National Academy of Sciences Food and Nutrition Board, meals must comply with residents' dietary preference, communities must provide at least three meals per day and snacks, and meals must comply with diet prescribed by physicians.

Demographics and Values

In Santa Maria, 66.0% participate in the labor force, 20.9% do not have health insurance, 18.6% live in poverty, and 5.1% are widows. In Santa Maria, 5.5% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Santa Maria has a population density of 1,813 people per square mile. Racially, the population of Santa Maria is 73.4% white, 74.6% Hispanic, 16.7% other or not specified, 5.2% Asian, 0.4% Native American, 2.8% mixed race, 1.3% black, and 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. In terms of education, 12.7% have a college degree, 3.8% have a graduate degree, and 18.8% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total city population, 49.8% are male and 50.2% are female. The median age of Santa Maria is 29 years old.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of living is a major factor in determining which community meets the needs of you or your loved one. The rent burden for Santa Maria is around 22.4% of the average monthly income. Monthly, the median cost for rent in Santa Maria is around $1,414 and the median home value for Santa Maria is $297,686.

State Information

An overview of California

The quality of life enjoyed by the average California citizen is ranked 19th nation-wide. Additionally, California is ranked 7th by standards of healthcare. In total, California has 391 general hospitals and 1,108 health centers that provide care for 39,715,372 citizens. 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. Based on natural beauty, California ranks 5th in the nation. 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 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. The state has a median age of 37 and 26% of its population being over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of December at around 16.26 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of California is around 2.04 inches. On average, the humidity rating for California is around 61%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 81% in the month of July. During the summer, the average temperature in California is around 71F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 116F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 34F in the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 47F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 76F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 8F in the month of January. The average air quality index rating in California is 57.1 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 83.0 AQI. While residents of California mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in California can include earthquakes (high), floods, and and tornadoes.

Wildlife to be found in California

The state of California has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Service-berry, Sequoia, Western Cypress, and Chamise. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Cougars, the Whales, the Coyotes, or the Snakes. The state animal of California is the California Grizzly Bear.