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Enjoy independent living in Santa Ana, an exciting part of the Greater Los Angeles Area, located in Orange County, California. Travel around the metropolitan area in comfort on one of the Orange County Transportation Authority's 77 bus routes. Stop at one of the National Register of Historic Places in Downtown Santa Ana Historic Districts, take in one of the cultural events, such as the Cinco de Mayo Festival or the annual Day of the Dead celebration the weekend following Halloween. Independent living in Santa Ana allows couples to enjoy their retirement together, doing activities and living the way they want to, rather than being tied to the upkeep of managing the family home. Couples can find an independent retirement community in Santa Ana that meets all of their needs.

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  • Town & Country Manor

    Town & Country Manor

    555 E Memory Lane, Santa Ana, CA 92706
    (6)
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    Town and Country Manor is a faith-based, non-profit senior living community located in the center of Orange County. We have carried out our vision of showing God's love through the caring and serving of our residents since Town and Country Manor was built in 1975. The result is a community that...

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  • Park Plaza

    Park Plaza

    620 S. Glassell St., Orange, CA 92866
    (6)
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    Located just blocks from historic downtown Orange, Park Plaza boasts an award-winning architectural design, and features studios, one- and two-bedroom apartments. Bright and plentiful common areas allow residents to move about freely, enjoying a variety of planned activities or simply relaxing in...

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  • Brookdale Brookhurst

    Brookdale Brookhurst

    15302 Brookhurst Street, Westminster, CA 92683
    (56)
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    Designed With You In Mind When you move into our assisted living and memory care community in Westminster, California, you trade in the stress of things like cooking, cleaning and home maintenance for an active and vibrant lifestyle. This is your chance to say farewell to all the mundane tasks...

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  • Carmel Village

    Carmel Village

    17077 San Mateo Street, Fountain Valley, CA 92708
    (47)
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    Carmel Village is a private residence designed to provide a comfortable and active lifestyle for seniors. Our commitment is to offer a lifestyle that provides a warm family atmosphere. When you visit us, you will surely notice our attractive and beautifully maintained grounds with gardens, mature...

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  • Walnut Village a CCRC

    Walnut Village a CCRC

    891 S. Walnut Street, Anaheim, CA 92802
    (8)
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    In the heart of Southern California, there's a new concept in retirement living with an award-winning design that wraps cottages and residences around a shop-lined village square and garden courtyards. If you're attracted to that warm sense of belonging that comes from small-town living, you'll love...

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  • Coastal Heights Senior Living

    Coastal Heights Senior Living

    2283 Fairview Rd, Costa Mesa, CA 92627
    (13)
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    Newly Renovated Now debuting our community-wide transformations including: upgraded apartments, a new bistro, and a remodeled dining room. Our Fairview Commons community extends over 15,000 square feet of lush landscaped gardens and walking paths. It is the ideal place to visit with friends and...

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  • Rowntree Gardens

    Rowntree Gardens

    12151 Dale St., Stanton, CA 90680
    (31)
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    Ideally located in a quiet residential neighborhood in the heart of Orange County, Rowntree Gardens is one of the area’s only licensed, not-for-profit, faith-based Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRCs). Available on one convenient campus, we offer Acacia Independent Living, The Cedars...

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  • Brookdale Irvine

    Brookdale Irvine

    10 Marquette, Irvine, CA 92612
    (36)
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    Here you can do more of what you love. Located in Irvine, California, our assisted living community is where you can build friendships and redefine your independence.  You’ll have the care you need if you need it so you can go live your life to the fullest. Here are just a few fun ways you can spend...

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  • Huntington Terrace

    Huntington Terrace

    18800 Florida St, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
    (58)
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    Huntington Beach's most gracious retirement community, offering the delights of resort coastal living. Huntington Terrace features 161, full-service apartments. This beautiful, three-story community is situated on over three acres of meticulously landscaped grounds and gardens. The property features...

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  • Merrill Gardens at Huntington Beach

    Merrill Gardens at Huntington Beach

    17200 Goldenwest Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92647
    (15)
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    Merrill Gardens at Huntington Beach is situated between the San Diego Freeway and East Pacific Coast Highway in iconic Orange County. Enjoy being surrounded by parks providing ample outdoor recreation areas, near shopping and hospitals; not to mention being minutes away from the Pacific Ocean in...

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  • Emerald Court

    1731 W Medical Center Dr, Anaheim, CA 92801
    (6)
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    Experience Life at Emerald Court Every day at Emerald Court is a delight, with a central location close to everything and a variety of services, including wellness programs and social activities to complete the experience. Emerald Court has been in Anaheim for 28 years. Many of our staff have been...

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  • Cambridge Court

    Cambridge Court

    1621 E. Commonwealth Ave., Fullerton, CA 92831
    (26)
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    Retirement Inn of Fullerton is located in a residential community known for its historic buildings and family-oriented events. Nearby conveniences include shopping centers, banks, churches and several medical centers. The two-story building houses 67 studios in various sizes and floor plans. All...

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  • Meridian at Anaheim Hills

    Meridian at Anaheim Hills

    525 South Anaheim Hills Road, Anaheim Hills, CA 92807
    (67)
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    Located in prestigious Anaheim Hills, California, The Meridian At Anaheim Hills is a full-service, resort-style retirement community. Whether you are rediscovering what retirement means to you, or looking for a home that provides continuing care, The Meridian At Anaheim Hills has innovative living...

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  • Brookdale Anaheim

    Brookdale Anaheim

    200 North Dale Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92801
    (63)
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    Your Best Chapter Yet It’s time to write a new chapter of your life—and this one is going to be your best chapter yet. It includes all kinds of enriching and inspiring activities, events and excursions, freedom to rekindle a passion for former interests and discover new ones, and a community of men...

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  • Sunrise of Huntington Beach

    Sunrise of Huntington Beach

    7401 Yorktown Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
    (44)
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    Step into a Sunrise Assisted Living community and you can't help but feel at home. We stop at nothing to make your experience warm and inviting, from our homelike exterior architecture, to our comfortable community areas and choice of suites to our exceptional outdoor gardens and landscaping. Look...

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  • Brookdale Nohl Ranch

    Brookdale Nohl Ranch

    380 South Anaheim Hills Road, Anaheim Hills, CA 92807
    (30)
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    Good Times in Good Company Nestled on three beautiful acres in Anaheim, California, you might accidentally mistake our assisted living community for a resort.  As soon as you walk through the doors, you’ll understand why all the residents seems so genuinely happy to be here. The seniors and care...

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  • Arbor Palms Senior Living

    Arbor Palms Senior Living

    3411 W Ball Rd, Anaheim, CA 92804
    (46)
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    Arbor Palms Senior Living is the senior living community of choice in North Orange County, offering mature adults a lifestyle that is satisfying, secure, and active. Our surroundings and environment offer the opportunity to appreciate the advantages that comes from a superior quality of life. Enjoy...

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  • Atria Newport Plaza

    Atria Newport Plaza

    1455 Superior Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663
    (23)
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    Set on manicured grounds less than a mile from the ocean, Atria Newport Plaza is a vibrant senior living community where older adults can enjoy engaging events and chef-prepared meals in the company of friends and neighbors, and receive the discreet support they need – all backed by the...

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  • Sunrise Villa Bradford

    Sunrise Villa Bradford

    1180 N Bradford Ave, Placentia, CA 92870
    (15)
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    A premier retirement and assisted living community, Sunrise Villa Bradford was recently featured in the 7th Annual Reader's Choice 'The Best of Orange County' published by the Orange County Register. The distinctive Cape Cod styling of Sunrise Villa Bradford combines elegance with the warm comforts...

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  • Crescendo Senior Living

    Crescendo Senior Living

    351 E Palm Dr, Placentia, CA 92870
    (12)
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    At Crescendo Senior Living our Director Carla and her team will be among the gentle swaying of palm trees inviting you to come in, relax and stay awhile. In the heart of the beautiful city of Placentia, you’ll find an amazing Senior Living, Assisted Living & Memory Support community. Crescendo...

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  • Sunnycrest Senior Living

    Sunnycrest Senior Living

    1925 Sunny Crest Dr, Fullerton, CA 92835
    (36)
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    Sunnycrest Senior Living is a warm and active, newly renovated assisted living community located in Fullerton, California across from St. Jude Hospital. Our residents and families love the friendly, close knit atmosphere we offer in addition to our exceptional care services and delicious food. Come...

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  • Oakmont of Capriana

    Oakmont of Capriana

    460 La Floresta Drive, Brea, CA 92823
    (13)
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    [b ]The community you have imagined... The lifestyle you deserve....Welcome Home to Capriana and Villagio at Capriana! Capriana is a premier retirement community situated on a lush 5 1/2 acre campus. Located in Brea, CA. Developed by Oakmont as a Signature Living Community designed to allow you to...

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  • Katella Senior Living Community

    Katella Senior Living Community

    3952 Katella Avenue, Los Alamitos, CA 90720
    (18)
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    Katella welcomes you to a senior living community located within warm and sunny Los Alamitos in Southern California. Tastefully decorated in California Casual style throughout, Katella allows our seniors everything they need to flourish, all within comfortable and casual, yet elegant common areas...

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  • Brookdale Brea

    Brookdale Brea

    285 West Central Avenue, Brea, CA 92821
    (27)
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    This Is Home Remember the good ole days when you stayed up late with your friends, sharing secrets and telling stories? You spent hours together, playing games and exploring all the possibilities the world had to offer. Best of all, you experienced that sweet sense of belonging that we all crave....

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  • San Sebastian

    San Sebastian

    24299 Paseo De Valencia, Ste 1000, Laguna Woods, CA 92637
    (2)
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    Welcome to San Sebastian - an intimate enclave of brand new, finely appointed luxury condominiums for lease in an amenity-rich environment for those 55 and better. It's a destination for vibrant and engaging adults seeking a community of neighbors who appreciate sophistication and luxury.

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  • La Habra Villa

    La Habra Villa

    1100 E Whittier Blvd, La Habra, CA 90631
    (28)
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    Well situated between Los Angeles and Orange County, La Habra Villa (LHV) is a beautiful community which provides independent, assisted living, and memory care to seniors in the area. Our team of professionally trained and courteous staff has been providing personal senior care at La Habra Villa for...

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  • Villa Valencia

    Villa Valencia

    24552 Paseo De Valencia, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
    (25)
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    Situated on 8.5 beautifully landscaped acres right in the heart of Laguna Hills, where you only need to walk minutes from our back gate to find yourself in the upscale Laguna Hills Mall - Villa Valencia Independent Living, a full service community, is ideal for senior who value their independence...

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  • The Palms

    The Palms

    13001 La Mirada Boulevard, La Mirada, CA 90638
    (38)
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    The Palms provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Bathed in the bright sun of southern California, The Palms is nestled in a very quiet suburb of Los Angeles, right next to Orange County. You'll love our friendly staff and everything there is to see and do just...

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  • Brookdale Walnut

    Brookdale Walnut

    19850 East Colima Road, Walnut, CA 91789
    (34)
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    Define your day, every day. If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our community with both assisted living and memory care in Walnut, California, could be right for you.   You’ll have assistance with medications,...

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  • The Posada at Whittier

    The Posada at Whittier

    8120 Painter Avenue, Whittier, CA 90602
    (20)
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    At Posada Whittier we encourage and support independence while offering assisted living in Whittier California with services personalized to meet individual needs. We believe that our residents deserve the very best personalized care possible. Lively, fun and full of surprises are how residents,...

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  • Brookdale Central Whittier

    Brookdale Central Whittier

    8101 Painter Avenue, Whittier, CA 90602
    (57)
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    Embrace Your Golden Years Seniors of Whittier, California who are looking for an assisted living community with safe, comprehensive care and a wonderfully diverse calendar full of enriching activities and programs need look no further. Here you can immerse yourself in beautifully-decorated interiors...

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  • Heritage Pointe

    Heritage Pointe

    27356 Bellogente, Mission Viejo, CA 92691
    (9)
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    Heritage Pointe is a 188-unit retirement community dedicated to meeting the cultural, spiritual, religious and physical needs and desires of our residents. One monthly fee includes three Kosher meals daily, all utilities except telephone, basic cable television, weekly housekeeping, chauffeured...

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  • Overture Rancho Santa Margarita

    Overture Rancho Santa Margarita

    30824 La Miranda, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
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    Experience Orange County’s active adult, independent lifestyle at Overture Rancho Santa Margarita. This is where you can enjoy your lock and leave lifestyle to the fullest in our 55+ apartment homes. You’ll appreciate upscale amenities and a curated array of mind, body, and social programs at your...

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  • Park Terrace

    Park Terrace

    21952 Buena Suerte, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
    (7)
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    Park Terrace is Rancho Santa Margarita's only full-service rental retirement community. Your first indication of the excellence we promise comes the moment you set foot on our resort-like campus. Park Terrace is situated in the award winning master planned community of Rancho Santa Margarita, with...

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  • Crestavilla

    Crestavilla

    30111 Niguel Rd, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
    (5)
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    Now open in Laguna Niguel, California, Crestavilla – an Atria Signature Residence – is a modern senior living community designed to make it easier for older adults to fully enjoy the natural beauty, relaxed spirit and effortless luxury of coastal living. Crestavilla is pursuing LEED® certification...

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  • Oakmont of Chino Hills

    Oakmont of Chino Hills

    14837 Peyton Drive, Chino Hills, CA 91709
    (24)
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    2015 Winner-Best of Assisted Living Award The annual SeniorAdvisor.com Best Of Awards recognize outstanding senior living and home care providers who have received consistently high ratings from residents and their families. Winners of the SeniorAdvisor.com Best of 2015 Awards are located all over...

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  • Palmcrest Grand Retirement

    Palmcrest Grand Retirement

    3503 Cedar Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807
    (45)
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    Palmcrest Grand is a private retirement and Assisted Living Residence, as well as a separate newly renovated Memory Care Community. It is spacious, modern, licensed and offers a complete range of facilities that provide for the necessities and pleasure which make life comfortable and exciting. One...

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  • Lakewood Park Manor

    Lakewood Park Manor

    12045 South Lakewood Blvd, Downey, CA 90242
    (95)
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    Lakewood Park Manor is a fully licensed independent and assisted living facility. Situated in Downey, we feature first class accommodations and personalized service packages created for each resident. Our services include assistance with dressing, personal hygiene, medication administration, more...

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  • Brookdale Magnolia

    Brookdale Magnolia

    737 Magnolia Avenue, Corona, CA 92879
    (49)
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    Live your best life every day. If you’re ready more freedom and a fun lifestyle, our assisted living community in Corona, California, might be the perfect fit for you. With assisted living, you’ll have assistance with medications, dressing and bathing, as well as services like housekeeping and meals...

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  • Brookdale San Juan Capistrano

    Brookdale San Juan Capistrano

    31741 Rancho Viejo Road, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (35)
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    Do more of what you love every day. Our community in San Juan Capistrano, California, is a continuing care retirement community or CCRC, which means you’ll have the lifestyle you want, plus care if you need it with assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing all on one campus. Along with our...

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  • Atria San Juan

    Atria San Juan

    32353 San Juan Creek Road, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (31)
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    Overlooking the San Juan Hills Golf Course, convenient to shopping, banks and excellent medical centers, Atria San Juan offers one of the most respected senior living communities in San Juan Capistrano. Whether dining alfresco on our patio, staying active in our customized fitness center, or cozying...

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  • Regency Grand of West Covina

    Regency Grand of West Covina

    150 S. Grand Ave., West Covina, CA 91791
    (31)
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    We at Regency Grand at West Covina, know that transitioning into assisted living is about making your senior comfortable, and helping them in getting the best when it comes to senior care, senior living, and more. We are located in beautiful West Covina, California, and we are proud to offer the...

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  • Bridgecreek

    Bridgecreek

    3601 East Holt Avenue, West Covina, CA 91791
    (24)
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    Bridgecreek provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Located in a quiet suburb of Los Angeles, you'll love our beautiful grounds, elegant facilities and the convenience of being in the middle of it all. We're close to shopping, recreation and healthcare. Our...

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  • Inland Christian Home Inc.

    Inland Christian Home Inc.

    1950 S Mountain Avenue, Ontario, CA 91762
    (7)
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    Inland Christian Home is a non-profit multi-level senior living community. Inland was founded by a number of local churches and began providing services in 1978. The mission is a reflection of the founder's heritage of faith and values: to provide quality, affordable, individualized care to seniors...

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  • Atria Rancho Park

    Atria Rancho Park

    801 Cypress Way, San Dimas, CA 91773
    (61)
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    At Atria Rancho Park, you'll find a peaceful, warm environment with beautiful landscaping and towering trees. Enjoy an afternoon stroll through the five acres of property that offer breathtaking views of the San Gabriel Mountains. Relax in our extensive library and quaint chapel, or challenge a...

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  • Overture Riverwalk 55+ Apartment Homes

    Overture Riverwalk 55+ Apartment Homes

    4725 Sierra Vista Ave, Riverside, CA 92505
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    Welcome to Overture Riverwalk 55+ Apartment Homes, an innovative approach to apartment living for the active adult whose so-called inner child is all grown up – and demands the finer things in life. Make your home in a modern community that lives up to your expectations, and then soars way past them...

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  • Claremont Place

    Claremont Place

    120 W San Jose Ave, Claremont, CA 91711
    (24)
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    Our senior living community in Claremont, California, ensures that life here is exciting, from well-designed apartment homes with convenient features to delicious dining and enriching activity offerings. Regardless of how you choose to spend your day, our friendly staff is here to provide you with...

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  • Montclair Royale Senior Living

    Montclair Royale Senior Living

    9685 Monte Vista Avenue, Montclair, CA 91763
    (34)
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    Assisted Living and Dementia Care Settle back in your favorite chair, close your eyes and relax. Nurture long-time hobbies, and make new friends. This is Montclair Royale. Come visit our community to meet our friendly staff and see for yourself how easy it can be to call Montclair Royale 'home.'

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  • Harbor Heights

    525 West La Palma Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92801
    (9)
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    We believe, very strongly, that 'happier, healthier seniors live longer and more meaningful lives.' We try to use this philosophy to determine and prioritize everything we do. Lifestyle: For our residents to be happy, we recognize the need to create an environment that promotes activities,...

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  • Huntington Terrace North LLC

    18700 Florida St., Huntington Beach, CA 92648
    (8)
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    It's Your Time - Make it the Best Time of Your Life! This unique setting makes it easy for you to enjoy the very best in your senior years. We've set the stage for your active lifestyle. Enjoy all the modern conveniences you need to make life easy for relaxing with family and friends - for feeling...

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Santa Ana, California

Independent Living

For those who would wish to live primarily without assistance but would like the convenience of having their household chores handled by professionals, an Independent Living Community could be the perfect option. Seniors can live their lives as they wish while their food is prepared by a professional chef, housekeeping and laundry duties are taken care of by staff, and recreational activities are organized and scheduled. Along with their daily needs being met, residents can enjoy the opportunity to be among peers, in a community with others of similar age groups and interests. Residents' quarters consist of a private living space with their own kitchen. The independence of apartment life is still enjoyed, offering opportunities to entertain guests and visitors in a private and personal setting. While policies vary between locations, numerous residences allow cats and dogs as well. If residents decide they would like to enlist the services of private medical providers, they always have the option. There are an assortment of expenses and advantages to balance while deciding on an independent living community. It is important to figure out if these services are included in the service plan: wellness program, move-in fee, laundry, meals, parking, utilities, Waiting list deposit, and field trips. The amenities that pertain to independent living include laundry service, fitness center & swimming pool, restaurant-style dining hall, transportation, beauty salon & barber shop, healthcare center, golf course, and game/TV room.

Demographics and Values

Based on gender, 49.5% are female and 50.5% are male. The median age of Santa Ana is 31 years old. In Santa Ana, 2.0% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Santa Ana has a population density of 4,715 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Santa Ana consists of 334,136 people. In terms of education, 13.2% have a college degree, 3.6% have a graduate degree, and 22.1% have a high-school diploma. Racially, the population of Santa Ana is 77.3% Hispanic, 1.7% mixed race, 40.7% other or not specified, 1.0% black, 11.6% Asian, 0.6% Native American, 0.3% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 44.2% white. Out of the total population of Santa Ana, 67.4% participate in the labor force, 21.1% do not have health insurance, 8.3% have some form of disability, and 19.5% live in poverty.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of living can be a major factor when choosing which destination works best. The rent burden for Santa Ana is about 23.6% of the average monthly income. Monthly, the median rent in Santa Ana is around $1,548 and the median price for a home for Santa Ana is approximately $419,851.

State Information

An overview of California

The natural beauty of California is ranked 5th in the nation. In total, California has 391 general hospitals and 1,108 health centers that provide care for 39,715,372 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Mills-peninsula Medical Center, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, and And Santa Monica ̢РUcla Medical Center &Amp; Orthopedic Hospital. The state of California has a cost of living index of 138.7 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than the average. The state has a grocery index rating of 121.4 and a housing index rating of 227.3. California is ranked 19th in quality of life and 7th in healthcare.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religious values, 31% of California's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 23,558 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Buddhist-2%, and Hindu-2%. In California there are 395 masonic lodges. In terms of diversity, California ranks 1st in the nation and is considered very LGBTQ friendly. In the most recent presidential election, 32% of California residents voted Republican and 62% voted Democrat. The median age in the state is 37, and 26% of the population is over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

On average, California has an air quality index rating of around 57.1 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 83.0 AQI. The most precipitation occurs in December with an average of 16.26 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of California is around 2.04 inches. On average, the humidity rating for California is around 61%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of July at around 81%. During the winter, the average temperature in California drops to around 47°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 76°F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 8°F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in California is around 71°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 116°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 34°F in the month of June. While residents of California mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in California can include earthquakes (high), floods, and and tornados.

Wildlife to be found in California

The state of California has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of joshua tree, california poppy, service-berry, and jojoba. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the coyotes, the black bears, the whales, or the snakes. The state animal of California is the california grizzly bear.