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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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About Care Homes

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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About Independent Living

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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About Memory Care

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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About Nursing Homes

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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About Senior Apartments

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 Petaluma, CA

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

Find the best home care agencies in Petaluma to meet your loved one’s unique care needs, from weekly companionship to Petaluma home hospice care. Personalized home care in Petaluma can reduce caregiver stress, curb senior loneliness, and make daily life easier for older adults. With 109 options for accredited home care in Petaluma, CA, we’ll find the right caregiver for your relative.

We are also serving Home Care in surrounding neighborhoods like Downtown Petaluma, East Petaluma, and Greater Petaluma. You may also consider nearby communities such as Alamo, Burlingame or Castro Valley.

Home Care Facilities near Petaluma, CA

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AccentCare of Petaluma

1301 Redwood Way., Suite 240, Petaluma, CA 94954

(0 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...

Sequoia Senior Solutions, Inc. - Petaluma

1372 N. McDowell Blvd, Ste S, Petaluma, CA 94954

4.2
(10 reviews)

Our mission is to ensure a better quality of life for our elderly clients and their families, by providing dependable and affordable in-home care. At Sequoia Senior Solutions:Immediate availability for hourly, 24 hour and live in caregivers.All caregivers are trained employees whose backgrounds...

Preferred Care at Home - Walnut Creek

1196 Boulevard Way Suite 15, Walnut Creek, CA 94595

4.7
(19 reviews)

Welcome to Preferred Care at Home located in Walnut Creek, California and serving the Contra Costa County, San Mateo, County, Santa Clara County, Alameda County, Sacramento County, San Joaquin County, San Francisco County, Napa County, and Solano County. 'Celebrating life, dignity and...

Honor - San Francisco

201 Third Street, Suite 1010, San Francisco, CA 94103

4.6
(17 reviews)

Established in 2014, Honor was formed with the mission to change the way we care for our parents. Honor offers: Care Professionals who are trained to provide quality care personalized to your family's needs. Easy-to-use technology that lets you schedule and manage care from anywhere while staying...

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Home Care Assistance East Bay, CA

190-G Alamo Plaza, Alamo, CA 94507

4.5
(10 reviews)

Home Care Assistance, Alamo'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...

Home Care Assistance San Francisco Peninsula

339 Primrose Road, Burlingame, CA 94010

4.2
(3 reviews)

Home Care Assistance, Burlingame'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...

AccentCare of Walnut Creek

1910 Olympic Blvd, Suite 235, Walnut Creek, CA 94956

3.3
(2 reviews)

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...

Home Care Assistance Marin

919 SF Drake Blvd Suite 201, Kentfield, CA 94904

(0 review)

Home Care Assistance, Marin'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...

Home Helpers of Santa Rosa

703 2nd St. Ste., 306, Santa Rosa, CA 95404

(0 review)

MAKING LIFE EASIER--That is what we do at Home Helpers of Santa Rosa!!From a few hours a week to 24/7 care, we'll tailor a home care plan to fit your lifestyle with the flexibility to change as your needs change. Our companion and personal care services include bathing, dressing, feeding and...

24 Hour Home Care - Walnut Creek

1399 Ygnacio Valley Road Suite 35, Walnut Creek, CA 94598

4.5
(36 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...

HomeCare Professionals - Pleasant Hill, CA

3474 Buskirk Avenue Suite C, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

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HomeCare Professionals, Inc. (HCP) is a full service home care agency servicing San Francisco County, San Mateo County, Santa Clara County and Contra Costa County. Established in 2005, HCP's mission has been to provide the best in-home care at the best rates possible. HCP is a locally owned and...

Thrive Home Care - San Leandro

14895 E. 14th St Suite 130, San Leandro, CA 94578

4.1
(8 reviews)

Kindred at Home - Vacaville

190 S. Orchard Ave., Suite B-105, Vacaville, CA 95688

4.2
(7 reviews)

Comforcare Home Care Alameda County

20585 Wisteria Street, Castro Valley, CA 94546

4.9
(6 reviews)

Senior Helpers - Concord, CA

1170 Burnett Ave Suite J, Concord, CA 94520

5.0
(3 reviews)

We are certified under the American Red Cross Family Care giving Program and provide programs in our community for little or no fee.  We are a member of the Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce, and the Benicia Chamber of Commerce.  We are happy to visit with you for an in-home or in-facility

Kindred at Home - Daly City

355 Gellert Boulevard, Suite 130, Daly City, CA 94015

3.5
(2 reviews)

Kindred at Home - San Rafael

185 N Redwood Dr, Suite 150, San Rafael, CA 94903

4.0
(1 review)

Sonoma In-Home Aides LLC

4226 Mt Taylor Dr, Santa Rosa, CA 95404

(0 review)

Senior Helpers - Santa Rosa, CA

3554 Round Barn Boulevard Suite 311, Santa Rosa, CA 95403

(0 review)

Senior Helpers - Napa, CA

100 Trancas Street Suite 105, Napa, CA 94558

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In-home non-medical services tailored to the clients needs: Companionship Errands Meal Prep Laundry Light House Keeping Playing games Reading Medication reminders Monitor Diet and eating Plan visits, outings & trips Bathing & Dressing Alzheimer's & Dementia care Transferring...

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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
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Learn More About Home Care in Petaluma, CA

This timeless, charming small city offers easy access to numerous shopping centers, restaurants, and health care facilities in an attractive Northern California suburban layout. Petaluma residents enjoy a variety of local museums, parks, and festivals including the Petaluma Wildlife Museum and the Petaluma International Film Festival.

Home care, or in-home care, in Petaluma 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.

Cost of Home Care in Petaluma, CA

The median monthly cost of a home health aide in 2020 was about $6,300 in the Petaluma area and $5,500 in the state of California, according to Genworth.

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Cost of Living

The total household expenses associated with living in Petaluma are rated 30 points above the national average. Grocery and other essential costs are also rated above the 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 Groceries Clothing
130 163 125 128 122 118

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
$96,044 per year $53,278 per year $81,877 per year $38,972 per year $46,922 per year $4,943 per year $1,213 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Petaluma include:

Petaluma Valley Hospital

  • Facility type: faith-based, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 70+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, joint replacement

Sonoma Valley Hospital

  • Facility type: governmental, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 70+
  • Specialties: emergency department, ICU, arthroscopy

Weather and Climate

Petaluma’s climate is classified as Mediterranean, meaning the area experiences warm, dry summers and mild winters. The average humidity level is 67%, and humidity levels are often highest during January at about 80%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
48°F 58°F 39°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
67°F 83°F 52°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 98

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: 26″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median Age Percent of Population Over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
42 17.6% 61,489 4,276 per square mile 2.6

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)
0.4% 4.5% 1.2% 21.9% 0.1% 5.3% 68.1%

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

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

These scores were taken from the 2020 Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

  • Non-discrimination laws in Santa Rosa: 30/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 78/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for Sonoma County

Democratic Republican Other
70.7% 22.8% 6.5%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

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

  • Riverfront Art Gallery
  • Petaluma Arts Center
  • Petaluma Historical Museum
  • Petaluma Wildlife Museum
  • Military Antiques & Museum
  • Petaluma Historical Library & Museum

Outdoor attractions in Petaluma:

  • McNear park
  • Walnut Park
  • Helen Putnam Regional Park
  • Sonoma Coast State Park

Petaluma’s top entertainment destinations and shopping districts are:

  • Phoenix Theatre
  • Mystic Theatre
  • Petaluma Music Festival
  • Petaluma International Film Festival
  • Petaluma Village Premium Outlets
  • Petaluma Town Plaza Shopping Center

Transportation

Petaluma Transit offers intercity bus transportation throughout the Petaluma area. Taxis and rideshare services, like Uber and Lyft, are also available in Petaluma.

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Sonoma Homecare, Hired Hands Homecare and Home Helpers are the top rated home care agencies near Petaluma, California. See full list of communities.

There are 109 home care agencies near Petaluma, California. See the full list.

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