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You know your family, A Place For Mom knows Independent Living. Our dedicated local San Francisco, CA advisors have helped 4379 families make the right choice for their needs. Get full details, pricing and read 122 reviews of our hand-picked communities. Typically prices range from $2400 to $9284 per month.

Many seniors choose the total freedom of independent living in San Francisco, CA. Also known as the City by the Bay, this destination is home to the best organic restaurants, vibrant arts, entertainment, and recreational offerings. San Francisco is a compact city with an extensive public transportation network that makes getting around easy. Moving to a senior retirement community is a big decision. If you are just beginning your search for a retirement community in San Francisco, we are here to help you make the right choice.

Senior housing types in San Francisco, CA

  • The Carlisle
    The Carlisle
    1450 Post Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
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    The Carlisle is a boutique condo retirement community. Residents are homeowners and as they age we provide continuing care in the privacy of their condo. The Carlisle is a licensed CCRC and RCFE managed by Sunrise Senior Living where you purchase your condo and pay a monthly fee for meals and...

  • The Broadmoor
    The Broadmoor
    1499 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
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    The Broadmoor offers the finest in senior living in San Francisco. We are centrally located in Cathedral Hill to shopping, banks, theatres, and the symphony. All our affordable rates include three meals per day prepared by our chef and served in our formal dining room, maid and linen service, on...

  • Peninsula Del Rey
    Peninsula Del Rey
    165 Pierce St, Daly City, CA 94015
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    Peninsula Del Rey is an assisted living community located less than a mile from the crystalline Pacific Ocean in Daly City, California. Peninsula Del Rey is a place where residents wake up to glorious sunrises peaking over the San Bruno Mountain Range and end their days with spectacular sunsets...

  • Cardinal Point a CCRC
    Cardinal Point a CCRC
    2431 Mariner Square, Alameda, CA 94501
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    Cardinal Point is a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) which means that our residents move in when they are independent and active, truly being able to participate in all we have to offer! Additionally, we are also licensed for Assisted Living, so as the years go on, the resident can...

  • Lake Park a CCRC
    Lake Park a CCRC
    1850 Alice St, Oakland, CA 94612
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    This is the kind of place people dream of living in. With views of both Lake Merritt and the East Bay Hills, Lake Park is a retirement community in Oakland, CA that's ?lled with natural light, greenery and fascinating people. Here, a diverse collection of extraordinary residents enjoys a culturally...

  • The Lake Merritt
    The Lake Merritt
    1800 Madison Street, Oakland, CA 94612
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    A NEW HOME ON THE LAKE — Small and Intimate yet Grand The Lake Merritt is an independent lifestyle community designed especially for older adults who want to remain active and engaged with life yet are ready to relinquish daily tasks and home maintenance. Located directly on Lake Merritt, our...

  • Atria Daly City
    Atria Daly City
    501 King Drive, Daly City, CA 94015
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    At Atria Daly City, you'll find a serene and welcoming senior community with all the comforts of home. Residents enjoy a diverse social calendar with an extensive continued learning program. Surrounded by beautiful wooded walkways, Atria Daly City provides views of the courtyard or of the bay. ...

  • Belmont Village Albany
    Belmont Village Albany
    1100 San Pablo Ave, Albany, CA 94706
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    Belmont Village Albany, affiliated with the University of California, Berkeley*, offers a collaborative experience that embraces Albany’s community-oriented character while sharing the benefits of university affiliation. The best-in-class community offers Independent Living, Assisted Living and...

  • Merrill Gardens at Rockridge
    Merrill Gardens at Rockridge
    5238 Coronado Ave, Oakland, CA 94618
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    Merrill Gardens at Rockridge is designed to fit in with the beautiful homes in the area. Enjoy the local cafes, gourmet restaurants, bookstores, and antique shops. It's right across the street from The Ridge, a brand new upscale shopping center. The community features spacious apartments with full...

  • The Point at Rockridge
    The Point at Rockridge
    4500 Gilbert Street, Oakland, CA 94611
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    The Point at Rockridge, located in the Rockridge neighborhood in Oakland, is across street from a complete shopping center and only a few blocks from the unique shopping areas of Piedmont and College Avenues. Physician’s offices, medical facilities, churches and synagogues, as well as UC Berkeley,...

  • Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights
    Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights
    2361 E 29th Street, Oakland, CA 94606
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    Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights provides a wide range of services to meet the needs of seniors in all stages of life. They offer everything from independent living to dementia care. They even offer support services for family members, including support groups for those interested. Elderly in...

  • Marymount Greenhills Retirement Center
    Marymount Greenhills Retirement Center
    1201 Broadway Ave, Millbrae, CA 94030
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    Marymount Greenhills is designed for those who choose to pursue their lifelong dreams in an engaging social environment and who have passion for life and live with purpose in life. Our Residents have spacious apartments, elegant common areas and numerous service

Who Needs Independent Living

Independent living is ideal for individuals who can still live independently but enjoy having access to assistance when needed. Healthy seniors who can live on their own, value security, like independence and love being around their peers but don't want to bother with some tasks like yard work and house maintenance should consider moving to an independent living community.

What to Expect

Independent living in San Francisco provides all residents with the opportunity to live actively in a safe and secure environment. Choosing a senior independent living community doesn't mean giving up your freedom or your old way of life. It's all about making your life easier as residents are provided with convenient access to dining, medical care, entertainment and more to enhance a more fulfilling life.

Among the resident services and community amenities you will find include:

  • Life care
  • Interior and exterior maintenance
  • Weekly housekeeping and flat linen services
  • Concierge services
  • Scheduled meals
  • Scheduled transportation for local events, errands and appointments
  • Senior wellness programs
  • Security surveillance
  • Pet-friendly environment
  • In-home care when needed

Activities for Seniors in San Francisco

San Francisco offers a variety of senior-friendly activities at various locations in the City.

Cultural Arts - Pay a visit to the oldest known Chinese Buddha, a gilded bronze image dated 338 at the Asian Art Museum. Marvel at the impressive collection of Asian art, including ceramics, textiles, and paintings that trace more than 6,000 years of history. The Randall Museum offers an opportunity to explore the art, science, and environment of the Bay Area.

Parks - The city's beautiful public trails and temperate weather makes it easy for seniors to maintain a healthy and active lifestyle. Take a stroll or bike across the iconic 1.7-mile Golden Gate Bridge and indulge in a casual, healthy snack at the Round House Café. Walk with friends through the green spaces of Presidio and Dolores Park as you enjoy the scenic views of the area.

Entertainment - Seniors can grab a bite at Pier 39. Located on the city's beautiful waterfront, the location offers many options for catching live music or eating some fantastic seafood, all set to the scenery of San Francisco Bay. You can find hundreds of lively sea lions on the marina's western docks for a fulfilling day.

Volunteer Opportunities - For seniors who would love to celebrate the community, participate in group volunteering activities and community art projects like the 16th Avenue tiled steps in the Sunset. This not only helps you broaden your support network, but it helps better the community around you.

Finding Independent Living in San Francisco

Finding independent living in San Francisco doesn't have to be a struggle. With the help of our senior living advisors, you will find the ideal independent senior retirement community to continue enjoying your retirement to the fullest. Schedule an appointment with us and let us make a positive difference.