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You know your family, A Place For Mom knows Independent Living. Our dedicated local Santa Ana, CA advisors have helped 1515 families make the right choice for their needs. Get full details, pricing and read 1089 reviews of our hand-picked communities. Typically prices range from $1500 to $14015 per month.

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.

Senior housing types in Santa Ana, CA

  • Town & Country Manor
    Town & Country Manor
    555 E Memory Lane, Santa Ana, CA 92706
    (4)
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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...

  • Park Plaza
    Park Plaza
    620 S. Glassell St., Orange, CA 92866
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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...

  • Brookdale Brookhurst
    Brookdale Brookhurst
    15302 Brookhurst Street, Westminster, CA 92683
    (43)
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    Brookdale Brookhurst offers Memory Care and Assisted Living in Westminster, California. Our easy to get to location makes it very convenient to visit from northern Orange County and southern Los Angeles County. At Brookdale Brookhurst residents have so much to do. We are just four miles from...

  • Carmel Village
    Carmel Village
    17077 San Mateo Street, Fountain Valley, CA 92708
    (34)
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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...

  • Walnut Village a CCRC
    Walnut Village a CCRC
    891 S. Walnut Street, Anaheim, CA 92802
    (6)
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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...

  • Fairview Commons
    Fairview Commons
    2283 Fairview Rd, Costa Mesa, CA 92627
    (9)
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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...

  • Rowntree Gardens
    Rowntree Gardens
    12151 Dale St., Stanton, CA 90680
    (23)
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    Rowntree Gardens is one of Orange County's only licensed, not-for-profit, Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC). Wherever you are in life's journey, there's a place for you in our community. We believe in engaging and nurturing community members' minds, bodies and spirits. Rowntree Gardens...

  • Atria Golden Creek
    Atria Golden Creek
    33 Creek Road, Irvine, CA 92604
    (36)
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    What makes Atria Golden Creek the best senior living option in Irvine? It's our commitment to enhancing the lives of today's seniors and future generations with energy-saving renovations, including a pursuit of LEED certification. We offer a beautiful community where you'll find a friendly and...

  • Atria Woodbridge
    Atria Woodbridge
    1 Witherspoon, Irvine, CA 92604
    (26)
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    Life at Atria Woodbridge provides hassle-free living with top-notch services and amenities that allow residents to enjoy life to the fullest. We employ a dedicated concierge to assist residents with any needs. Our social dining atmosphere is not only an important part of everyone's life but also an...

  • Brookdale Irvine
    Brookdale Irvine
    10 Marquette, Irvine, CA 92612
    (27)
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    Brookdale Irvine is a premier southern California senior living community serving seniors and their families from Irvine and surrounding towns from Orange and Santa Ana to Lake Forest and Laguna Hills. Here, you can choose the Independent Living or Assisted Living services and amenities that suit...

  • Regents Point
    Regents Point
    19191 Harvard Avenue, Irvine, CA 92612
    (9)
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    Setting the standard for senior living for the past three decades, Regents Point is a full-service, continuing care retirement community of 400 residents in the heart of Southern California. Centrally located next to a 347-acre nature preserve and the University of California — Irvine, our...

  • Huntington Terrace
    Huntington Terrace
    18800 Florida St, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
    (39)
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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...

  • Merrill Gardens at Huntington Beach
    Merrill Gardens at Huntington Beach
    17200 Goldenwest Street, Huntington Beach, CA 92647
    (8)
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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...

  • Emerald Court
    Emerald Court
    1731 W Medical Center Dr, Anaheim, CA 92801
    (4)
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    Located among beautifully landscaped courtyards, Emerald Court offers independent and assisted living with full-service programs, amenities and services allowing each resident to craft his or her daily life in accordance with individual needs, interests and desires. Emerald Court residents benefit...

  • Cambridge Court
    Cambridge Court
    1621 E. Commonwealth Ave., Fullerton, CA 92831
    (20)
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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...

  • The Meridian at Anaheim Hills
    The Meridian at Anaheim Hills
    525 South Anaheim Hills Road, Anaheim Hills, CA 92807
    (43)
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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...

  • Brookdale Anaheim
    Brookdale Anaheim
    200 North Dale Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92801
    (48)
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    Brookdale Anaheim is located on the north side of the city in a quiet residential neighborhood. We are conveniently located near multiple shopping malls, movie theatres, restaurants and senior centers. For visiting children and the young at heart, we are conveniently close to Knott's Berry Farm and...

  • Sunrise of Huntington Beach
    Sunrise of Huntington Beach
    7401 Yorktown Avenue, Huntington Beach, CA 92648
    (34)
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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...

  • Brookdale Anaheim Hills
    Brookdale Anaheim Hills
    380 South Anaheim Hills Road, Anaheim Hills, CA 92807
    (23)
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    Situated on three acres in the beautiful Anaheim Hills, Brookdale Anaheim Hills is an Assisted Living community for seniors. We are nearby shopping, country clubs, national parks and the Santa Ana River. At Brookdale Anaheim Hills we are committed to providing excellent service with outstanding...

  • Meridian Gardens of Anaheim
    Meridian Gardens of Anaheim
    3411 West Ball Road, Anaheim, CA 92804
    (32)
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    Meridian Gardens of Anaheim 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. ...

  • Newport Terrace Senior Living
    Newport Terrace Senior Living
    393 Hospital Rd, Newport Beach, CA 92663
    (10)
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    Located just off Pacific Coast Highway, Newport Terrace Senior Living is a welcoming community designed for older adults who are looking for a simplified life and discreet support from a friendly and professional staff. Newport Terrace Senior Living is convenient to shopping and dining venues, and...

  • Atria Newport Plaza
    Atria Newport Plaza
    1455 Superior Ave, Newport Beach, CA 92663
    (12)
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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...

  • Sunrise Villa Bradford
    Sunrise Villa Bradford
    1180 N Bradford Ave, Placentia, CA 92870
    (12)
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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...

  • Sunnycrest Senior Living
    Sunnycrest Senior Living
    1925 Sunny Crest Dr, Fullerton, CA 92835
    (24)
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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...

  • Crown Cove
    Crown Cove
    3901 East Coast Hwy, Corona Del Mar, CA 92625
    (10)
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    Crown Cove Senior Living Care Community has a very upscale rich living setting with abundant of amenities and attentive staff that ensures your every service needed guaranteed. Within our community you'll find staff and residents in love with what they do. Our staff is dedicated to providing quality...

  • Capriana a CCRC
    Capriana a CCRC
    460 La Floresta Drive, Brea, CA 92823
    (10)
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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...

  • Sunrise of Seal Beach
    Sunrise of Seal Beach
    3850 Lampson Avenue, Seal Beach, CA 90740
    (22)
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    Among its other living and care options, Sunrise of Seal Beach offers Edna's Place, an intimate cluster of suites within our Reminiscence Neighborhoods where residents who have higher level needs due to more severe cognitive impairment such as late stage memory loss or Alzheimer's disease can find...

  • Katella Senior Living Community
    Katella Senior Living Community
    3952 Katella Avenue, Los Alamitos, CA 90720
    (10)
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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...

  • Brookdale Brea
    Brookdale Brea
    285 West Central Avenue, Brea, CA 92821
    (20)
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    Brookdale Brea is located in a peaceful residential neighborhood nearby Yorba Linda and Placentia. We are just minutes away the Brea Mall and historic downtown Brea. We also offer easy access to many museums and attractions including: Richard Nixon Presidential Library Knott's Berry Farm La Mirada...

  • Villa Valencia
    Villa Valencia
    24552 Paseo De Valencia, Laguna Hills, CA 92653
    (20)
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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...

  • The Palms
    The Palms
    13001 La Mirada Boulevard, La Mirada, CA 90638
    (28)
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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...

  • Atria Del Sol
    Atria Del Sol
    23792 Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo, CA 92692
    (40)
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    Atria Del Sol is an inviting senior living residence serving active older adults. In addition to independent and assisted living options, our thoughtfully designed community now offers Life Guidance, Atria's innovative memory care program for residents with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia. ...

  • Villa Redondo
    Villa Redondo
    237 Redondo Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90803
    (4)
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    Villa Redondo is an intimate and elegant assisted living facility in Long Beach, CA. We pride ourselves in providing care you can trust. Our relaxed beachside community is located blocks away from Belmont Pier, attracting residents with its warm weather, restaurants, and entertainment possibilities...

  • Brookdale Walnut
    Brookdale Walnut
    19850 East Colima Road, Walnut, CA 91789
    (25)
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    We are nestled in a pleasant neighborhood adjacent to a golf course and a private children's school. We are close to shopping centers and medical facilities. We have staff that have been here for over 25 years. Combined we have over 200 years of experience in the senior care industry. We were the...

  • The Posada
    The Posada
    8120 Painter Avenue, Whittier, CA 90602
    (14)
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    Posada Whittier is located near uptown Whittier close to local shopping, banking, restaurants, theater, places of worship and medical centers. Our community combines private suites and apartments with services such as restaurant-style dining, housekeeping, building and grounds maintenance, scheduled...

  • Brookdale Central Whittier
    Brookdale Central Whittier
    8101 Painter Avenue, Whittier, CA 90602
    (46)
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    Brookdale Central Whittier is nestled at the foot of the Whittier Hills. This tranquil neighborhood of tree-lined streets and family homes and parks is the ideal community for senior living. Our residents are able to walk to a number of different venues in the area or, if preferred, we drive them....

  • Heritage Pointe
    Heritage Pointe
    27356 Bellogente, Mission Viejo, CA 92691
    (8)
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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...

  • Crestavilla (Opening Early 2018)
    Crestavilla (Opening Early 2018)
    30111 Niguel Rd, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
    (1)
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    Welcome to Crestavilla, a brand new senior living community nestled in the heart of Laguna Niguel and offering the best in inspired coastal living for seniors. From our wonderful location to the beautiful open atrium style architectural design and the finest amenities and services comparable to a...

  • Oakmont of Chino Hills
    Oakmont of Chino Hills
    14837 Peyton Drive, Chino Hills, CA 91709
    (18)
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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...

  • Palmcrest Grand Residences
    Palmcrest Grand Residences
    3503 Cedar Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807
    (32)
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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...

  • Lakewood Park Manor
    Lakewood Park Manor
    12045 South Lakewood Blvd, Downey, CA 90242
    (31)
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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...

  • Brookdale Magnolia
    Brookdale Magnolia
    737 Magnolia Avenue, Corona, CA 92879
    (39)
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    Brookdale Magnolia offers independent living and assisted living in Corona, California. We are nearby many of the area's parks, shops and entertainment. Our community features ten different apartment floor plans to choose from, all of which come with: Kitchenettes equipped with a refrigerator and...

  • Brookdale San Juan Capistrano
    Brookdale San Juan Capistrano
    31741 Rancho Viejo Road, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (28)
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    Brookdale San Juan Capistrano is a senior care community located in historic San Juan Capistrano. San Juan Capistrano is a thriving city just a short drive from Santa Ana and Irvine, home to the Ronald W. Caspers Wilderness Park where residents enjoy hiking and walking through nature. San Juan...

  • Atria San Juan
    Atria San Juan
    32353 San Juan Creek Road, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (23)
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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...

  • Regency Grand at West Covina
    Regency Grand at West Covina
    150 S. Grand Ave., West Covina, CA 91791
    (24)
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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...

  • Bridgecreek
    Bridgecreek
    3601 East Holt Avenue, West Covina, CA 91791
    (18)
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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...

  • Inland Christian Home Inc.
    Inland Christian Home Inc.
    1950 S Mountain Avenue, Ontario, CA 91762
    (6)
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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...

  • Atria Rancho Park
    Atria Rancho Park
    801 Cypress Way, San Dimas, CA 91773
    (45)
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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...

  • Claremont Place
    Claremont Place
    120 W San Jose Ave, Claremont, CA 91711
    (17)
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    Welcome to the Simple Life Assisted Living Claremont, CA by Claremont Place Now that you, a family member or a loved one are ready to experience life's next chapter, we hope you will consider Claremont Place Senior Living. Helping our residents experience moments and experience life is what we do...

  • Montclair Royale Senior Living
    Montclair Royale Senior Living
    9685 Monte Vista Avenue, Montclair, CA 91763
    (24)
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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.'

Who Needs Independent Living

Many couples choose independent living for the freedom it provides them during their retirement. Every couple has different needs, and independent retirement communities can meet the needs of both spouses so they can stop worrying about who's cooking dinner or when to call a plumber. All of these needs are addressed in senior living communities so couples can plan a day out in Santa Ana or spend the day at the pool reading their favorite book or playing a fun game of tennis or shuffleboard. Independent living communities promote social interaction as part of a safe and healthy lifestyle. Most communities have the on-site medical staff or free transportation to local facilities.

What to Expect

Find many of these amenities and more at independent living communities in Santa Ana:

  • Vegetarian meals
  • On-site salon and barber
  • Accepts pets
  • Devotional services on-site
  • Movie theater
  • Pool/hot tub
  • Covered resident parking

Independent living in Santa Ana is sometimes referred to as retirement or senior living communities. Call us today for help in finding the right community for you and your spouse's needs.

Activities for Seniors in Santa Ana

Santa Ana is a hub of activities and attractions for seniors. Here are a few of the places couples can enjoy in the Southern California city.

Parks - Visit the 20-acre Santa Ana Zoo at Prentice Park. The zoo offers several exhibits, including Anteaters. Howler monkeys, and black-necked swans. Enjoy a game of golf at the Willowick Golf Club, a public 18-hole golf course with two sets of tees, a grass driving range, and three putting ranges.

Museums - Bowers Museum has an amazing Mummies of the World Exhibition that will intrigue anyone, as well as other great exhibits such as the Ancient Arts of China: A 5,000 Year Legacy. If you love art, the Grand Central Art Center, a part of the California State University at Fullerton presents inspirational exhibits throughout the year. Stop in, view the main gallery and enjoy a cup of coffee at the Gypsy Den Café.

Sports - Santa Ana is nearby a few professional sport's teams. Sports fans have their pick of the Los Angeles Rams, the Lakers, or the Ducks.

Finding Independent Living in Santa Ana

If you and your spouse want to enjoy your senior years in an active, social, independent living community in the Santa Ana area, please give us a call for a free consultation. Our Independent Living Advisors will be happy to guide you through the process of securing your spot in a retirement community.