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About Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.

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Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

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Veterans Resources

VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

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About Home Care

Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

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Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.

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Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.

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Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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Find the Right Home Care near Encinitas, CA

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If you or a loved one wants to age in the comfort of your own home, home care in Encinitas, CA can offer personal assistance in a familiar setting. Whether an older adult needs more basic elderly home care services in Encinitas – like help with housekeeping, cooking, and transportation – or requires medical care, A Place for Mom can help.

Find the best home care agencies in Encinitas to meet your loved one’s unique care needs, from weekly companionship to Encinitas home hospice care. Personalized home care in Encinitas can reduce caregiver stress, curb senior loneliness, and make daily life easier for older adults. With 113 options for accredited home care in Encinitas, CA, we’ll find the right caregiver for your relative.

We are also serving Home Care in surrounding neighborhoods like Olivenhain, , and . You may also consider nearby communities such as Carlsbad, La Jolla or La Mesa.

Home Care Facilities near Encinitas, CA

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Whole Life Home Care

2235 Encinitas Blvd Suite 203, Encinitas, CA 92024

5.0
(2 reviews)

Are you an active senior or do you have a senior in your family who wants to live life to the fullest but isn't quite as steady as they used to be? We can help, by providing a companion to oversee the housekeeping, prepare the meals or escort you to your social activities.A companion can do your...

Home Care Assistance San Diego

7521 Fay Avenue, La Jolla, CA 92037

4.4
(8 reviews)

Home Care Assistance, San Diego's leading provider of in-home senior care, provides premier care at home. Founded by a Certified Geriatric Care Manager and PhD Clinical Psychologist, Home Care Assistance rigorously screens and trains caregivers in its exclusive Balanced Care Method™. This Method...

SYNERGY Home Care - La Mesa/East County, CA

7317 El Cajon Boulevard Suite 204A, La Mesa, CA 91942

3.8
(10 reviews)

SYNERGY HomeCare of La Mesa, CA is proud to serve our neighbors in East Central County including La Mesa, Casa de Oro, Del Cerro, Mt. Helix, Santee, Lemon Grove, San Carlos, Allied Gardens, Tierrasanta and other nearby communities. Together we will schedule a time to visit you at home to create a...

AccentCare of San Diego

411 Camino Del Rio S, Suite 302, San Diego, CA 92108

3.0
(1 review)

AccentCare is a nationwide leader in post-acute healthcare as well as specialized care management prior or acute episodes. Our wide variety of innovative services range from personal, non-medical care to skilled nursing, rehabilitation, hospice and care management. We serve over 92,000...

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SYNERGY Home Care - Central San Diego, CA

3200 4th Avenue Suite 205, San Diego, CA 92103

(0 review)

SYNERGY HomeCare gives us the chance to bond with our clients, their family caregivers, community organizations and healthcare professionals throughout the San Diego area.One of the main reasons we decided to operate a home care agency was because we enjoy building relationships with people and...

24 Hour Home Care - San Diego

4350 Executive Drive, #205, San Diego, CA 92121

4.4
(38 reviews)

24Hr HomeCare can help you continue a full, active and healthy way of life providing a premier non-medical homecare tailored to your needs. 24Hr HomeCare is an award-winning company that has served local communities since 2008, and all offices are company owned and operated. Our team will go...

Green Tree Home Care - San Diego

9466 Cuyamaca Street, Suite 102, Santee, CA 92071

4.8
(17 reviews)

Green Tree Home Care is a licensed home care company. We believe excellent care starts with amazing Care Providers. Our Care Professionals go through a stringent vetting process. For every 100 potential caregivers we message, we interview two, and hire one. We support clients with three levels...

Green Tree Home Care - Riverside

25185 Madison Ave #A, Murrieta, CA 92562

(0 review)

Green Tree Home Care is a licensed home care company. We believe excellent care starts with amazing Care Providers. Our Care Professionals go through a stringent vetting process. For every 100 potential caregivers we message, we interview two, and hire one.We support clients with three levels of...

Assertive Care At Home Inc

8893 La Mesa Blvd, La Mesa, CA 91942

4.7
(3 reviews)

24 Hour Home Care - Carlsbad

5963 La Place Court Suite 114, Carlsbad, CA 92008

(0 review)

Qualicare Family Homecare - Oceanside

2103 South El Camino Real, Ste. #204, Oceanside, CA 92054

(0 review)

Home Instead Senior Care - San Diego

12396 World Trade Drive, Ste. 102, San Diego, CA 92128

(0 review)

JM Care Staffing

156 Avenida Descanso #E, Oceanside, CA 92057

(0 review)

AAA Home Care Services - San Diego, CA

1925 Euclid Ave., Suite 103, San Diego, CA 92113

(0 review)

At Home Nursing Care

171 Saxony Road, Ste 104, Encinitas, CA 92024

4.8
(3 reviews)

Founded by award-winning consumer advocate and Certified Home Care Manager Lauren Reynolds, At Home Care Solutions is the solution for affordable and trustworthy home care in San Diego County. We give our clients the same quality, compassionate care that Lauren provided for her own mother, who...

BrightStar Care of Escondido and San Marcos

504 West Mission Avenue Suite 206, Escondido, CA 92025

4.2
(7 reviews)

Reach out now for a Complimentary In-Home Assessment. Your loved one deserves care that’s nothing less than extraordinary. At BrightStar Care®, our experienced, trustworthy, and compassionate care professionals provide a full range of services in the comfort and safety of home. From personal care...

ComForcare Home Care San Diego / La Jolla

4901 Morena Blvd #125, San Diego, CA 92117

4.5
(2 reviews)

ComForcare understands that today's busy lifestyles often deprive family members of the time necessary to provide hands on assistance and companionship for their loved ones. Therefore, we want every family we service to have the peace of mind that comes with knowing their loved-ones are safe and...

Home Care Assistance Encinitas

2025 San Elijo Avenue, Cardiff, CA 92007

5.0
(2 reviews)

Home Care Assistance, San Diego North County's leading provider of in-home senior care, provides premier care at home. Founded by a Certified Geriatric Care Manager and PhD Clinical Psychologist, Home Care Assistance rigorously screens and trains caregivers in its exclusive Balanced Care Method™....

Senior Helpers - San Diego & East/North Count

7853 El Cajon Blvd Suite C, La Mesa, CA 91942

(0 review)

The first Senior Helpers was opened in Baltimore, MD in 2002, by Tony Bonacuse after realizing that from his own personal experience the quality and professionalism of caregivers that he hired for his own family members were not up to his standards and he wasn't able to have the peace of mind...

Acti-Kare, Response In Home Care

1205 Pacific Highway, Ste 1102, San Diego, CA 92101

5.0
(1 review)

The Acti-Kare mission is to become the nation's premier provider of In-Home Care. We accomplish this by providing highly qualified, compassionate and trustworthy caregivers who have undergone thorough background and reference checks. We are committed to providing outstanding homecare services, to...

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What is home care?

Home care may be the right fit for seniors who want to age in place, but who would benefit from companionship, housekeeping, and help with some activities of daily living (ADLs). Home care is broad and personalized to each senior’s needs. In general, home caregivers may provide:

  • Help with personal care
  • Housekeeping
  • Mobility assistance
  • Laundry
  • Complimentary transportation
  • Nutritious meals
  • Incontinence care and toileting
Complete guide to home care

Learn More About Home Care in Encinitas, CA

Encinitas is Southern California at its most serene. Where the enchanting desert landscape meets the Pacific, Encinitas offers a break from its neighboring major metro areas and is home to a host of meditative destinations and activities.

Home care, or in-home care, in Encinitas is a service which offers compassion and help to seniors who need assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) and wish to remain in their homes. Levels of care vary according to need, and can include companionship, meal prep, cleaning, transportation, and help with ADLs like bathing and dressing. Home care aides are trained to understand the nuances of senior care but generally aren’t licensed to provide medical services.

A Place for Mom’s local Senior Living Advisors can help find the right home care provider in Encinitas for you or your loved one.

Cost of Home Care in Encinitas, CA

The median monthly cost of a home health aide is about $5,300 in both the San Diego area and in the state of California overall, according to Genworth.

Learn More About Encinitas, CA

Cost of Living

The total household expenses associated with living in Encinitas are rated 17 points above the national average. Grocery and other essential costs are also rated above average.

Index Scores

All index scores are based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates that the cost is twice as expensive as the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half as expensive.

Household Expenses Health Care Insurance Entertainment Grocery Clothing
117 125 124 119 114 112

Income and Housing

Median income age 45-64 Median income age 65+ Median household income Average individual income Median employee salary Average property tax One-bedroom apartment gross rent estimate
$124,399 per year $67,867 per year $104,133 per year $56,423 per year $44,288 per year $7,792 per year $1,342 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Encinitas include:

Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 190+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, hemodialysis

Tri-City Medical Center

  • Facility type: government, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 300+
  • Specialties: emergency department, joint replacement, inpatient surgery

Weather and Climate

Encinitas, like most of Southern California, has a type of dry subtropical climate called Mediterranean. This means Encinitas has hot summers with very little rainfall, and cool (but not cold) winters with slightly more precipitation than during the summer months. The average humidity level in Encinitas is 63%, and humidity levels are often highest during March at about 69%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
56°F 68°F 44°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
73°F 85°F 61°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 136

This index is based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the presence of air pollutants than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates half the presence.

Precipitation

  • Average Annual Precipitation: 14.3″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median age Percent of population over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
43.8 17.7% 61,795 3,284.9 per square mile 2.5

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian Black Hispanic or Latino Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Two or More Races White (not Hispanic or Latino)
0.3% 3.8% 0.8% 13.1% 0.1% 3.4% 79.5%

These figures were taken from the most recent U.S. Census.

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

These scores were taken from the Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index for San Diego.

  • Non-discrimination laws in San Diego: 30/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 100/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for San Diego County

Democratic Republican Other
56.1% 38.2% 5.7%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

Some of the most popular museums and historic sites in Encinitas include:

  • Lux Art Institute (contemporary art museum and studio)
  • Encinitas Historical Society and 1883 Schoolhouse
  • San Dieguito Heritage Museum at the Heritage Ranch

Outdoor attractions in Encinitas:

  • Encinitas Community Park
  • Moonlight State Beach
  • D Street Viewpoint Park
  • San Diego Botanic Garden
  • San Elijo State Beach
  • Manchester Preserve Hiking Trails
  • Stonesteps Beach (historical landmark)
  • Meditation Gardens

Encinitas’s top entertainment destinations and shopping districts are:

  • La Paloma Theatre
  • Art Night Encinitas (annual festival)
  • Downtown Encinitas (restaurants and shops)
  • Encinitas Ranch Town Center (big-box stores)

Transportation

Public transportation in Encinitas is available via the North County Transit District (NCTD), which operates bus routes and rail stops in Encinitas and other cities in the North San Diego County area. For seniors, NCTD offers discounted fares and a paratransit service for curb-to-curb transportation called LIFT. The city of Encinitas also provides several other transportation options for seniors.

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