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Discover unique independent living amenities, social activities, dining, and more independent living benefits. With 101 independent living facilities in San Fernando, A Place for Mom makes it easier to find your new, maintenance-free home.


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Independent Living

Average starting price $4,537/month
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Recent reviews of Independent Living in San Fernando, CA
Belmont Village Hollywood Hills in Los Angeles, CA
4.4

Although we got mixed signals about whether our loved one could take their own meds or needed them distributed we are so glad they could take us in on such short notice and that sense informs all answered. It is a friendly place.

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Garden of Palms in Los Angeles, CA
4.3

Garden of Palms community is absolutely lovely. The meals and dining service is excellent, and they activities they have for the residents are also excellent. We would absolutely recommend this community to others.

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Brookdale Gardens of Tarzana
5.0

I have no complaints about the care my mother has been receiving at this community. The housekeeping does a great job at keeping her bedroom nicely maintained as well as the rest of the building. The staff have been very friendly and are always attentive to her needs. I overall have been very pleased with everything this place has offered her and would highly recommend it.

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Atria Tarzana

5325 Etiwanda Avenue, Tarzana, CA 91356 | 10 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living

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Discover the elegance of a resort community with style and sophistication, right in the heart of Tarzana. Our goal is to provide residents a comfortable lifestyle that encourages independence and personal freedom, enhances well-being, and promotes strong connections to family, friends and...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.8(57 reviews)

My new life in Atria has changed my life All together. I expected to go through a very difficult time as this is my first time in senior living. However, the residents and the team of this community, made me...

The Gardens at Park Balboa

7046 Kester Avenue, Van Nuys, CA 91405 | 6.3 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care

Welcome to The Gardens at Park Balboa(G.P.B), an Independent, Assisted Living and Memory Care residence in Van Nuys, CA. Our California lifestyle community is located in the heart of the San Fernando Valley, just blocks away from 2 major hospitals, and convenient to all freeways. The Gardens has...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.6(142 reviews)

I love the freedom in the dining room, I could easily get a drink from the soda machine. I also love the gardens, we have plenty of greenery. The staff is very friendly (Good overall).

Pacifica Senior Living Northridge

8700 Lindley Ave, Northridge, CA 91325 | 6.6 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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We Put the CARE in Memory Care' identifies us for a reason! Our roots go back more than 20 years. Our Memory Care Only community was defined and established as a labor of love with a single focus to serve our precious seniors with dementia to the best of our abilities. Many years later, we have...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.9(235 reviews)

What a great experience in moving my girlfriend. This is the most inviting place to enjoy the last years of my friends life. So much to do...everyone is so friendly. Makes me so happy for my friend.

Pacifica Senior Living Santa Clarita

24305 West Lyons Avenue, Newhall, CA 91321 | 9.4 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Pacifica Senior Living offers a full spectrum of services and amenities, and will coordinate with you a specific program to meet your individual needs and lifestyle. Assisted Living offers independence while providing you with a lifestyle of leisure activities, meals with your friends and new...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.7(96 reviews)

They have been so wonderful helping with the preparation of getting my mom in the facility. Special thanks to [name removed].

Valley Vista Senior Living

7040 Van Nuys Blvd, Van Nuys, CA 91405 | 6.2 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care

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4.7(11 reviews)

Compared to the other communities we had toured, Valley Vista is by far the best and the most affordable. One of the things we liked most is your could tell the independent building which is where our loved...

Atria Santa Clarita

24431 Lyons Ave, Santa Clarita, CA 91321 | 9.5 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Located in the Santa Clarita Valley, just north of Los Angeles with easy access to the 405 Freeway, Atria Santa Clarita is a vibrant community where seniors benefit from a simplified lifestyle, with discreet support from a 24-hour staff. In addition to independent and assisted living options,...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.2(58 reviews)

Atria was the right choices for us. We picked this community because, it was close to my present home and available in other regions with more family nearby should we be forced - due to finances - to...

Brookdale Chatsworth

20801 Devonshire Street, Chatsworth, CA 91311 | 8.9 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Assisted Living

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Here you’ll have the right care at the right time.If you’re looking for an assisted living community where you can redefine your independence with a little bit of help, then our community in Chatsworth, California, might be the right fit for you.  Maybe you’ve always wanted to learn how to learn...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.0(79 reviews)

We chose Brookdale Chatsworth because she was coming out of rehab and we were looking for something that provided her assisted care and potentially some physical therapy. They also allowed her dog to come...

Atria Encino Terrace

16025 Ventura Blvd, Encino, CA 91436 | 9.5 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living

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Encino Terrace Senior Living strives to ease the life of each resident, providing a worry-free environment. Taking care of a home with all of this responsibilities, can become tiring and quite overwhelming. The goal of Encino Terrace Senior Living is that you enjoy your home and all of the...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.2(20 reviews)

My mother lived at this facility during the last few years of her life. I found the facilities to be bright and cheery, the food to be very good, and the caregivers to be excellent.

Oakmont of Santa Clarita

28650 Newhall Ranch Road, Santa Clarita, CA 91355 | 9.9 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Oakmont of Santa Clarita assisted living community provides seniors with the memory care that they need in the beautiful city of Santa Clarita, Los Angeles County, California. This community offers its residents a safe and caring place to live, and the city of Santa Clarita has much to offer to...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.3(11 reviews)

This facility is great, it's more like a resort. I can't say enough good things about it. The food is good, I have eaten there several times. The staff is lovely. They are very attentive and involved with...

Sunrise of Studio City

4610 Coldwater Canyon Boulevard, Studio City, CA 91604 | 9.4 milesfrom San Fernando center

Starting at$X,XXX+ monthly
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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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You immediately feel right at home when you step into our charming and cozy community. There are several intimate indoor areas for visiting, relaxing or just reading. And, if you prefer the outdoors, we have patios and gardens with lovely landscaping throughout the community. Our Sunrise...

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Beauty Salon
Special Dining Programs
4.1(22 reviews)

People are very friendly, but it sometimes takes awhile to get help when needed - for example, using the bathroom. Communication is not always great. The staff are caring, but I think that they probably need...

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Gardens at Northridge

17650 Devonshire St, Northridge, CA 91325 | 5.2 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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It’s maintenance-free living at its best.At our CCRC community (Continuing Care Retirement Community) in Northridge, California, you can redefine your independence with more time for what you want to do. With four levels of care on one campus, including independent living, assisted living, memory...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.4(31 reviews)

It has been good experience overall. My mom had to go to the emergency room, and they took really good care of her getting her into an ambulance and to the hospital. Overall I'm really pleased with the...

The Lighthouse

10406 Magnolia Blvd., Toluca Lake, CA 91601 | 9.7 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living

The Lighthouse is a premier assisted living community located in the sunny southern California town of Toluca Lake. Residents enjoy a wondrous view of the towering tree-covered Mount Olympus. Other nearby attractions like Universal Studios and the Los Angeles Zoo make the Lighthouse an ideal...

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Beauty Salon
Private Dining Room
4.0(14 reviews)

The owner's of the Lighthouse are very thoughtful and kind. I had some issues with my mom's checking account and they were sensitive to it and patient while I got it sorted out. My mother tended to be a...

Summit Assisted Living Of Tarzana

5711 Reseda Blvd, Tarzana, CA 91356 | 9.7 milesfrom San Fernando center

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It’s good to be home.If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our assisted living Tarzana, California, could be right for you. Here you’ll have assistance with medications, dressing and bathing, as well as services...

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Beauty Salon
Art Classes
4.3(33 reviews)

they have a very caring and helpful staff, and they take care of all her medical needs including transportation, and medication management. Room sizes are nice similar to a large studio apt, I loved the...

Foothill Retirement

6720 Saint Estaban Street, Tujunga, CA 91042 | 9.5 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care

Foothill Retirement is an Assisted Living Community with three different levels of care starting with Full Independent, Assisted Living and a secure Memory Community. We are located on an acre of property, in a quiet residential neighborhood on a tree-lined street with views of the surrounding...

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Guest meals
4.3(37 reviews)

My sister in law is raving about the food, she said they are chef prepared meals and they are on the verge of gourmet. I noticed on their Facebook page when people have birthday's they go all out for them....

The Village at Northridge

9222 Corbin Avenue, Northridge, CA 91324 | 8 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living

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A team and an assist with everything that matters. Imagine life with a complete support system. It’s like an extended family working together and making things easier. Meals, prescriptions, appointments, personalized care, even a hobby or two, all taken care of with smiles at every turn. Having...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
5.0(1 review)

We visited on June 21, had lunch and talked with director. She loved this place!!!

Glen Park at Valley Village

5527 Laurel Canyon Blvd, Valley Village, CA 91607 | 8.4 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Laurel Canyon Retirement home is a two story building located in a Valley Village, California. It is stated to be located in a residential area. If you choose this facility as your mother or fathers retirement home you have the comfort of knowing that they are well fed and entertained. Residents...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
3.8(10 reviews)

Valley Village Glen Park is respectful to the clients, food is healthy and adequate the facility is clean , service is good and the staff is helpful. [Removed]

NOHO Senior Arts Colony Apartments

10747 Magnolia Blvd, North Hollywood, CA 91601 | 9.5 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Senior Apartments

Innovative Apartments for Adults 62+ Reimagine life. Be the first to enjoy brand new 1- and 2-bedroom apartments for adults 62+ in the vibrant NOHO Arts District. More than just the typical pool and fitness center, NOHO Senior Arts Colony offers amenities, programs and social events that go...

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4.7(6 reviews)

We adored the residence because it is a fantastic facility for seniors. A lot of entertaining activities and a lovely atmosphere. The office and staff are supportive and helpful because the management is...

Belmont Village Encino

15451 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA 91403 | 9.4 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Belmont Village of Encino, California is located in the tree-lined residential areas of Encino and Sherman Oaks in the San Fernando Valley. This prime location is convenient for senior living with healthcare facilities and providers, places of worship, and excellent restaurants. And for shopping...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.0(38 reviews)

The quality of the care is good. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The food is good, very flavorful. The companionship is good. It helps to be well heeled - be prepared to spend a lot of money. ...

Villa Scalabrini

10631 Vinedale St, Sun Valley, CA 91352 | 5.8 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care

Villa Scalabrini Retirement Center in Sun Valley, CA was opened for residents' occupancy on July 16, 1979. The 90- room facility, capable of accommodating up to 130 ambulatory senior citizens in single and some double occupancy rooms, is based on the concept that seniors should spend the sunset...

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Beauty Salon
Guest meals
4.5(2 reviews)

The tour guide was knowledgeable about the community and what they had to offer. I liked the setting of the place and the cleanliness. The tour guide showed me some of the open rooms, activities center and...

AvantGarde Senior Living

5645 Lindley Ave, Tarzana, CA 91356 | 9.5 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

AvantGarde Senior Living and Memory Care is a premier community offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, & Memory Care and Respite Care. We are centrally located in the greater San Fernando Valley close to all major freeways and West Los Angeles. Tarzana Providence, Encino Hospitals and...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.3(28 reviews)

Top of the line customer service and attention to detail that really helped reassure me when placing my cousin in this facility. The property is gorgeous but the staff and administration is what made us...

The Olive Branch

10215 Balboa Blvd, Northridge, CA 91325 | 4.4 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Independent Living, Assisted Living

The Olive Branch Situated in Northridge, California, Olive Branch Assisted Living offers residents the utmost in comfort and care. This 25-acre community boasts a park-like setting and is perfect for afternoon strolls, family gatherings and recreational activities. Located just off of Balboa...

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4.0(18 reviews)

I had been looking for a place for my dad. When I pulled up. The place looked inviting and clean. I was greated by smiling faces. The staff where all welcoming and warm. They showed me around and told me...

Heritage Park at Woodman - Senior Apartments

7840 Woodman Avenue, Panorama City, CA 91402 | 5.2 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Heritage Park at Woodman is an Affordable Senior Community for 55 and over. We offer quality affordable housing with many amenities to enhance active, independent lifestyles. Heritage Park at Woodman Senior Community is operated under Section 42 of the Internal Revenue Code. This special...

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4.0(3 reviews)

The cost is alright for now. All the services here is alright. The activities, they are just once a week. A social worker came only once a week for 4 or 5 hours. The only thing I think we needed is that here...

Aegis of Granada Hills

10801 Lindley Ave., Granada Hills, CA 91344 | 5.4 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Located in the serene foothills of the San Fernando Valley, Aegis of Granada Hills offers residents personalized assisted living care with an 'at home' touch. Our beautifully designed community consists of 46 assisted living apartments and 35 apartments for residents with Alzheimer's disease or...

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Beauty Salon
Enclosed Courtyard
4.0(1 review)

Nobody's perfect, but we're happy with them. They seem attentive to our loved one. I do feel like you need to be on top of things. When I'm not visiting as often, I feel like I start noticing things that...

Valley Oaks Village

24700 Valley Street, Santa Clarita, CA 91321 | 8.5 milesfrom San Fernando center

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At Valley Oaks Village, our community of 55 years old and better welcomes newcomers. You will meet people with similar interests, giving you opportunities to foster deep friendships. Valley Oaks Village residents may take advantage of all the activities Santa Clarita has to offer. Our bus and...

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4.0(5 reviews)

Coming from out of state I was pleased with the ease of moving into a location I knew nothing about. The lease manager was informative and very helpful. Price was right.The location is outstanding for...

Fine Gold Manor Retirement

10537 Magnolia Blvd, North Hollywood, CA 91601 | 9.6 milesfrom San Fernando center

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Beauty Salon
4.0(1 review)

My loved one does not like the food. My loved one does not partcipate in many activities but we are hoping that they get out more. They were noticeably the best price available. They seem to be taking decent...

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Cost of independent living in San Fernando, CA

The average cost of senior living in San Fernando is 4,537 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include North Hollywood, CA with an average of 3,000 per month.

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

Financial assistance

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

Transportation

San Fernando, California, is not car dependent. Seniors can expect to rely on public transportation. Transit options in San Fernando include bus routes, metro access, public paratransit services, and rideshare services like Uber and Lyft. Seniors may receive fare discounts. San Fernando has somewhat limited biking infrastructure and is walkable.

Health care

San Fernando 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 several hospitals, including Mission Community Hospital and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

Senior activities

San Fernando, California, is a dynamic city in the San Fernando Valley region of Los Angeles County. Commonly referred to as “The Valley” by locals, the urbanized area is not only known for its Mediterranean climate and deep irrigation wells, but also for its scenic beauty and opportunity for exploration and tourism. Take a tour of Warner Brother Studio, visit the food fair hosted at Wat Thai Temple, or enjoy a picnic in the grassy shade at Lake Balboa Park.

What is independent living?

Independent living offers a stress-free lifestyle for older adults. Independent living communities don’t provide personal care or supervision, but do offer generally healthy adults opportunities for socialization and hassle-free living. Independent living services often include:

  • Nutritious meals and snacks
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Social activities and outings
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Pacifica Senior Living Hillsborough, Lakewood Park Manor and The Terraces at Park Marino are the top rated independent living facilities near San Fernando, California. See full list of communities.

There are 101 independent living facilities near San Fernando, California. See the full list.

The best independent living facilities near you in San Fernando, California are Atria Tarzana, The Gardens at Park Balboa, and Pacifica Senior Living Northridge. These independent living communities received the highest rankings based on verified family reviews.

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