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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 in Santa Clarita, CA

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

Find the best home care agencies in Santa Clarita to meet your loved one’s unique care needs, from weekly companionship to Santa Clarita home hospice care. Personalized home care in Santa Clarita can reduce caregiver stress, curb senior loneliness, and make daily life easier for older adults. With 321 options for accredited home care in Santa Clarita, CA, we’ll find the right caregiver for your relative.

Home Care Facilities in Santa Clarita, CA

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Premier Senior Care - Southern CA

100 W Broadway, #3000, Long Beach, CA 90802

4.0
(48 reviews)

Premier Senior Care is the leading in home senior care provider in California, specializing in Alzheimer's & Dementia Care. It is an established and respected senior care provider offering senior home care, personal care, respite care and companion care. Our experienced and loving caregivers are...

24 Hour Home Care - Torrance

21311 Hawthorne Blvd, Ste 101, Torrance, CA 90503

4.4
(27 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...

AccentCare of Pasadena, CA

2500 W. Colorado., Suite 301, Pasadena, CA 91107

4.8
(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 of Pasadena

124 S. Lake Ave., Pasadena, CA 91101

5.0
(1 review)

Home Care Assistance, Pasadena'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...

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Home Care Assistance Northern LA

26527 Agoura Road #104, Calabasas, CA 91302

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Home Care Assistance, Calabasas' 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 of LA - Beverly Hills/San Dimas

9047 W Olympic Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211

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Home Care Assistance, Beverly Hills' 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...

24 Hour Home Care - Fullerton

1440 N. Harbor Blvd Suite# 715, Fullerton, CA 92835

(0 review)

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...

24 Hour Home Care - Encino

17141 Ventura Boulevard Suite 205, Encino, CA 91316

4.3
(31 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...

24 Hour Home Care - Culver City

5901 Green Valley Circle #470, Culver City, CA 90230

4.3
(20 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...

Comfort Keepers - Buena Park

7342 Orangethorpe Avenue Suite B109, Buena Park, CA 90621

4.5
(22 reviews)

We Are Comfort Keepers Our Family Is Here To Give Comfort To Your Family. Nothing is more important than helping people to live independent and dignified lives within the comfort of their own homes. Comfort Keepers is dedicated to providing the kind of non-medical in-home care that helps to...

Visiting Angels Glendora

131 E Foothill Blvd, Glendora, CA 91741

5.0
(11 reviews)

Senior Helpers - Granada Hills, CA

17029 Chatsworth Street #202, Granada Hills, CA 91344

3.8
(6 reviews)

Senior Helpers® is there for you when you need us the most. A national leader in professional home assistance services, Senior Helpers provides dependable, consistent and affordable care services to our clients and their families.Senior Helpers® can monitor your loved one while they are...

FirstLight Home Care of Santa Clarita

28368 Constellation Rd #360 - Suite 208, Santa Clarita, CA 91355

5.0
(1 review)

Amada Senior Care of San Fernando Valley - Woodland CA

21900 Burbank Blvd., Suite 300, Woodland, CA 91367

5.0
(1 review)

Rose's Agency Home Care

585 S Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036

5.0
(1 review)

FirstLight Home Care of Pasadena

612 W. Duarte Road, Suite 707, Arcadia, CA 91007

5.0
(1 review)

Krista Care

32 Diamond St, Unit A, Arcadia, CA 91006

5.0
(1 review)

Perfect Fit Home Care

11257 National Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90064

4.0
(1 review)

Complete In-Home Care Services

400 Corporate Pointe Ste 300, Culver City, CA 90230

4.0
(1 review)

Advanced Home Care Services

8949 Reseda Blvd Ste 228, Northridge, CA 91324

(0 review)
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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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Services for seniors in Santa Clarita, California

Financial assistance

Transportation

Health care

Senior activities

In Santa Clarita, California, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

In Santa Clarita, California, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

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Transportation

Santa Clarita, California, is car dependent. Seniors can expect to need a car for most errands. Transit options in Santa Clarita include bus routes and a public paratransit service. Seniors may receive fare discounts. Santa Clarita has limited biking infrastructure and is not walkable.

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Health care

Santa Clarita offers several health care providers for seniors wanting to be proactive about their health or for seniors seeking treatment for chronic conditions. The area has a few hospitals, including Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital and LAC/Olive View-UCLA Medical Center.

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Senior activities

Santa Clarita is known for its beautiful views of southern California canyons and the Six Flags Magic Mountain theme park. Animal lovers may want to visit the Gibbon Conservation Center or The Gentle Barn, an organization that rescues animals and offers cow hug therapy. Seniors familiar with Hollywood westerns may enjoy touring the William S. Hart Museum and Ranch. Seniors can also participate in a variety of activities at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center.

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Learn More About Home Care in Santa Clarita, CA

Four unincorporated towns — Canyon Country, Newhall, Saugus, and Valencia — combined in 1987 to form Santa Clarita, now one of the largest cities within Los Angeles County. Naturally separated from much of the LA area to the south by forests and rolling hills, Santa Clarita offers a suburban lifestyle surrounded by canyons with nature centers, hiking trails, and horseback riding. Fans of Old Hollywood and classic westerns will find several museums and movie sets to tour, as studios in the early 1900s traveled to Santa Clarita for filming locations.

Home care, or in-home care, in Santa Clarita 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 Santa Clarita, CA

The median monthly cost of a home health aide in 2020 was about $5,500 in both the Los Angeles metro area and the state of California, according to Genworth. To learn more about the cost of home care in Santa Clarita, contact A Place for Mom’s Senior Living Advisors.

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Cost of Living

The total household expenses associated with living in Santa Clarita are rated 34 points above the national average. Grocery and other essential costs are also rated significantly higher than 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
134 133 140 137 134 136

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
$103,951 per year $57,088 per year $89,044 per year $36,180 per year $49,432 per year $6,245 per year $1,195 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Santa Clarita include:

Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 230+
  • Specialties: emergency care, hemodialysis, ICU

Olive View-UCLA Medical Center

  • Facility type: governmental, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 300+
  • Specialties: emergency care, ICU, inpatient surgery

Providence Holy Cross Medical Center

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 370+
  • Specialties: emergency care, joint replacement, physical therapy

Weather and Climate

Santa Clarita, like most of the Los Angeles area, has a type of dry subtropical climate called Mediterranean. This means the city has hot summers with very little rainfall, and cool (but not cold) winters with slightly more precipitation than during the summer months. Santa Clarita also has different microclimates as a result of varying elevation levels and weather influences from the ocean, which means that certain areas are noticeably sunnier on a regular basis, whereas others tend to be cooler. The average humidity level is 53% and remains steady throughout the year, although humidity levels are often highest during June at about 57%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
50°F 64°F 36°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
74°F 94°F 54°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 108

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: 16.3″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median Age Percent of Population Over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
37.5 11.7% 216,637 3,501.1 per square mile 3

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)
0.8% 11.1% 3.9% 33.5% 0.1% 5.9% 47.9%

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 Clarita: 30/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 74/100

2016 Presidential Election Results for Los Angeles County

Democratic Republican Other
71.4% 23.4% 5.2%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

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

  • William S. Hart Museum (silent film and Western art)
  • Old Town Newhall Library
  • Wakefield Winter Wonderland
  • The Oak of the Golden Dream

Outdoor attractions in Santa Clarita:

  • Hart Park (livestock and trails)
  • Vasquez Rocks Natural Area Park (hiking and equestrian trails)
  • Golden Valley Ranch Open Space (hiking and biking)
  • Placerita Canyon Nature Center (historic monuments and trails)
  • Whitney Canyon Park (hiking, biking, and horseback riding)
  • Towsley Canyon Park (hiking trails)

Santa Clarita’s top entertainment destinations and shopping districts are:

  • Mountasia Family Fun Center
  • Six Flags Magic Mountain
  • Vista Valencia Golf Course
  • Melody Movie Ranch
  • Cowboy Poetry Festival
  • Downtown Santa Clarita — Main Street (restaurants and shops)

Transportation

City of Santa Clarita Transit operates public bus routes throughout the city, along with commuter buses that run daily to Union Station in Los Angeles and connect to Metro subway and Metrolink stops. For seniors, City of Santa Clarita Transit offers discounted fares along with a curb-to-curb paratransit program called Dial-A-Ride.

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