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If you’re considering moving your loved one into a Carlsbad nursing home, our senior living advisors can help. The term “nursing home” is often used interchangeably with assisted living or other senior housing options; but a nursing home is a skilled nursing facility for individuals with serious, debilitating short- or long-term health issues. So even the best nursing homes in Carlsbad, CA may not be right for seniors who don’t require round-the-clock care.

We can help you determine if a skilled nursing facility in Carlsbad or another care type is right for you. Browse 236 senior living options near you to see the variety available, or contact us to learn more about elderly homes in Carlsbad.

We are also serving Nursing Homes facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like Calavera Hills Village and La Costa Oaks South.
You may also consider nearby communities such as Bonsall, Cardiff by the Sea or Del Mar.

Nursing Homes Facilities near Carlsbad, CA

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Aegis at Shadowridge in Oceanside, CA
4.4

We chose Aegis at Shadowridge because they were the most helpful and willing to work with us in a bad situation, they really stepped up. I was not able to go in during covid so they were very good with communication and sending us updates. I would highly recommend them.

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Bayshire Carlsbad
5.0

they are very interactive with the residence, responsive, and also very friendly and kind The rooms sizes feel a little small, My dad is happy with the food and it looks good. I would recommend this facility to others.

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Fairwinds - Ivey Ranch in Oceanside, CA
5.0

We chose Fairwinds because the inside atmosphere was great, [name removed] who gave the tour was awesome with all of her information, and it was in a good location for family. The facility itself is beautiful and they have tons of activities provided for the residents. I would definitely recommend to others looking

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La Marea

5592 El Camino Real, Carlsbad, CA 92008 | 3.4 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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4.9(11 reviews)

Everyone at La Marea does a great job. They are caring and capable and always go the extra mile. [name removed] has been a God send to the move in process. He is accessible, friendly and charming. We would...

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Sunrise of La Costa

7020 Manzanita Street, Carlsbad, CA 92011 | 5.3 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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About Sunrise at La Costa Community & Location Highlights: Convenient location in Carlsbad, CA Adjacent to shopping, dining, theaters, and more Near La Costa Urgent Care and Scripps Coastal Medical Center Beautifully manicured grounds, walking paths, and outdoor seating areas Sunrise at La...

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4.4(35 reviews)

This is a good community for your loved one. it is expensive but it is good and works for our loved one. The staff with what we have needed so far have been very good with out loved one.

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Laguna Estates Senior Living

1088 Laguna Dr, Carlsbad, CA 92008 | 1.2 miles from Carlsbad center

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Lease by October 29 and get $1,000 off your rent for the first three months. THAT’S A SAVINGS OF $3,000!*We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our services now and...

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4.1(34 reviews)

It's comprehensive, and you don't need to worry about anything. You don't need to worry about being abandoned. For example: being at home, you'd maybe worry about being abandoned by a caregiver who's come...

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ActivCare at Bressi Ranch

6255 Nygaard Street, Carlsbad, CA 92009 | 4.7 miles from Carlsbad center

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ActivCare at Bressi Ranch is a specialized senior living community that serves the changing needs of those with memory loss by offering a continuum of living options. The focus of each day is always on enhancing the lives of each and every resident. ActivCare at Bressi Ranch's many levels of...

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4.1(8 reviews)

I have had my mother at Activ Care Bressi Ranch since Feb of 2020. I am always impressed with the staff. Very well trained care givers that are kind and calm. They are so friendly and loving with my...

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Bayshire Carlsbad

3140 El Camino Real, Carlsbad, CA 92008 | (< 1 mile) from Carlsbad center

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Age well and live well with the care you need, when you need it.At our continuing care retirement community, or CCRC, you’ll have the care you need when you need it with assisted living, Alzheimer’s and dementia care and skilled nursing all on one campus. Plus, you’ll have the lifestyle you want...

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4.4(30 reviews)

It's a great community, and it's all about your family's situation. We have two loved ones who have been at Brookdale Carlsbad. One of them has been there almost a decade and has lots of friends. The...

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Santianna (Now Open)

2560 Faraday Ave, Carlsbad, CA 92010 | 4.1 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Temecula Memory Care

44320 Campanula Way, Temecula, CA 92592 | 25.9 miles from Carlsbad center

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Temecula Memory Care is a 64-bed memory care facility serving patients suffering from Dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, and other diagnoses of mental health. As part of the 80,000 sq. ft. Temecula Healthcare Center campus, we have access to all of the services of a skilled nursing facility, giving...

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4.9(19 reviews)

The meals and activities could be a little more improved, also the onboarding process could be improved and made more clear especially for first time families going through this.

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Atria San Juan

32353 San Juan Creek Road, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675 | 30.0 miles from Carlsbad center

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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...

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4.6(68 reviews)

The Atria San Juan is a wonderful place for loved one to live. There is a beautiful flower arrangement as you enter the building and the lobby, halls and elevator are always festively decorated for the...

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Estancia del Sol

2489 California Ave, Corona, CA 92881 | 48.7 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Estancia Del Sol, our picturesque senior living community in Corona, CA, is the perfect spot to enjoy the warm sunshine and blue skies of beautiful Southern California near the Santa Ana Mountains. Our gorgeous new community greets our Assisted Living, Short-Term Care, and Memory Care residents...

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4.8(52 reviews)

My parents recently moved in to Assisted Living at Estancia Del SOL. I had the pleasure of working with {name removed} who was extremely kind, courteous, and helpful. She spent a great deal of time with us...

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Pacifica Senior Living South Coast

2619 Orange Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92627 | 47.7 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Beautiful Pet Friendly Assisted Living & Memory Care Senior Living Community Nestled in the East Side of exclusive Costa Mesa.Our award winning community creates a customized service and assistance plan for each resident with a variety of therapies and life enrichment activities. Our dedicated...

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4.6(63 reviews)

We looked at a few other places and chose Pacifica because we liked that it was a relatively small facility especially in memory care, and all of the people that we spoke to were great. The staff is very...

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Pacifica Senior Living Hemet

1177 South Palm Avenue, Hemet, CA 92543 | 44.0 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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Pacifica Hemet offers assisted living and memory care in the heart of the Island Empire. With small-town appeal and lovely views of the San Bernardino Mountains, we are the perfect place to call home. We are just an hour from the Pacific Ocean, where we occasionally go to spend a day at the...

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4.7(229 reviews)

The facilities are nice, they're clean and well done. It's not a place where you should just leave your parent or loved one and not worry. You'll want to always stay engaged with the staff and their team to...

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Pacifica Senior Living Escondido

1351 East Washington Avenue, Escondido, CA 92027 | 15.2 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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We offer a home like setting and cheerful smiles from our professional staff who greet you everyday. Our caring staff offers the assistance you need while respecting your independence. Our peaceful setting, restaurant style dining experience, activities and beautiful setting combine to create...

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4.7(145 reviews)

My wife and I live here for about 2+ years. The staff and caregivers are well trained and the little touch of "caring: which is very important in our senior years - A great place!!

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Crescent Landing at Santa Ana Memory Care

3730 S Greenville St, Santa Ana, CA 92704 | 50.0 miles from Carlsbad center

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Crescent Landing at Santa Ana is a Memory Care community specifically designed for loved ones who have been diagnosed with memory impairment related to Alzheimer’s and Dementia. Our community empowers residents with the physical and emotional support they need from experienced geriatric-care...

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4.5(34 reviews)

Crescent Landing is clean and the staff are caring, attentive and patient. They could not be more friendly and they truly care about the residents and it shows. I think it is a great place. The grounds are...

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Stanford Cottages Senior Living

25911 Stanford St, Hemet, CA 92544 | 46.4 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Memory Care

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Citrus Gardens, located in the valley nestled between Southern California's San Jacinto Mountains and the City of Hemet, California, is the ideal lifestyle solution for senior residents with individual and unique needs. While the community provides a homelike atmosphere for our residents, their...

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4.3(23 reviews)

My mother is living in the Stanford Cottages Senior Living facility for over a month now and is enjoying her move here. [name removed], who oversees the care, is wonderful and is always friendly. She has...

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Park Terrace

21952 Buena Suerte, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688 | 36.8 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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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,...

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4.7(57 reviews)

Park Terrace an excellent facility, I think the staff members really care about the residents. My mom had a health issue within the first week and a staff member immediately took care of the situation and...

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Silvergate Retirement Residence - Fallbrook

420 Elbrook Dr, Fallbrook, CA 92028 | 15.8 miles from Carlsbad center

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For more than 20 years, Silvergate Retirement Residence has been providing premier independent, assisted living, and Alzheimer's and Dementia accommodations and services to North San Diego County. Located in the quaint village of Fallbrook, our community is conveniently close to shopping and...

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4.6(70 reviews)

It has exceed our family's expectations, is the best in the area. Silvergate is very expensive, but we are getting everything needed for the money spent. Overall has been a great experience.

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Atria Del Sol

23792 Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo, CA 92692 | 36.8 miles from Carlsbad center

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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...

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4.3(88 reviews)

I moved in end of June after landlord wanted to sell house. Was not capable of setting up own apartment. Everyone was helpful and very friendly. Having trouble adjusting to food and dinning room.

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Pacifica Senior Living Menifee

28333 Valley Blvd, Sun City, CA 92586 | 38.5 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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Located on nine-acre grounds with beautiful valley views in the master-planned residential community of Sun City, CA, Pacifica Menifee is an assisted living community backed by the quality standards of Pacifica Senior Living.At Pacifica Menifee, it’s easier for older people to continue the way of...

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4.3(67 reviews)

IT has been a really good fit so far, the support staff has been really good and we appreciate their efforts in keeping up effective communication. The residents have been really welcoming while our loved...

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Brookdale San Marcos

1590 West San Marcos Boulevard, San Marcos, CA 92078 | 7.3 miles from Carlsbad center

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Redefine your independence and do more of what you love.Here at our assisted living community, you’ll have help with the little things like simple housekeeping and meals—and with bathing and getting dressed, too. And we’ll customize your care to your specific needs. We know that peace of mind...

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4.3(62 reviews)

Brookdale San Marcos is an updated nice looking community, we feel our loved one is very safe there and everyone we have dealt with so far has been very pleasant to work with. We would absolutely recommend...

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Atria Park of Vintage Hills

41780 Butterfield Stage Rd, Temecula, CA 92592 | 28.0 miles from Carlsbad center

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Overlooking the lush Temecula Valley wine country of Southern California, Atria Park of Vintage Hills provides amenity-rich, resort-style living for older adults. Located near the Old Town district, with easy access to shopping, dining, medical centers and places of worship, Atria offers a full...

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4.4(80 reviews)

Not long ago, my mother who lives in WA was taken advantage by her former husband of many years. He had her sign away 17 years worth of alimony while suffering dementia. She had no idea she was giving away...

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Atria Collwood

5308 Monroe Avenue, San Diego, CA 92115 | 31.1 miles from Carlsbad center

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Atria Collwood is a senior residence located in the famous city of San Diego, California. Residents here enjoy access to highly qualified doctors, specialists, hospitals and medical centers. This active city features beautiful coastal views, great fishing, sailing, and many ways to stay active....

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4.3(83 reviews)

Right away what really stood out to us was the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff members. Our loved one has been very happy so far with the meals and dining service. We really like all the nice...

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Monte Vista Village

2211 Massachusetts Avenue, Lemon Grove, CA 91945 | 34.0 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Independent Living

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Monte Vista Village is a luxurious senior community in Lemon Grove, CA, in San Diego County, which offers excellent assisted living and independent living options. Located amongst 7.5 acres of land (including a stunning tiered waterfall), Monte Vista Village is the perfect place to kick back and...

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4.4(54 reviews)

A gentle breeze roams through the compound frequently tempering the hot summer sun. Residents always want to chat with the newby. There are many benches to relax on and a shady park for your reflections. You...

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Crestavilla

30111 Niguel Rd, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677 | 33.7 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Independent Living

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In Laguna Niguel, California, Crestavilla – a Kisco 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 for...

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4.8(35 reviews)

This was an extraordinary community for your loved one. This community was not like any other community that I have ever seen it was just beautiful here. Everyone here is friendly and always willing to help...

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Pacifica Senior Living Oceanside

5508 Avenida Pacifica Way, Oceanside, CA 92057 | 7.1 miles from Carlsbad center

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Welcome to Pacifica Senior Living Oceanside, a full service senior living community half an hour north of San Diego, close to the historic Oceanside Pier. Our seaside luxury senior living retirement community in the midst of an unparalleled climate & rich in comfort, convenience, services and...

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4.8(109 reviews)

We chose Pacifica Senior Living because I liked the size of the rooms and the bathroom had a walk in shower and it had plenty of closet space. It is a newer facility and the price is comparable to others we...

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Atria Golden Creek

33 Creek Road, Irvine, CA 92604 | 44.8 miles from Carlsbad center

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Provides: Assisted Living, Memory Care

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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...

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4.6(67 reviews)

I call it the happiest place in the town, we are alway celebrating here at Golden Creek, it seems like everyone is have a good time. We really appreciate the staff and management team for going above and...

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

Financial assistance

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

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Transportation

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

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Health care

Carlsbad offers several health care providers for seniors wanting to be proactive about their health or for seniors seeking treatment for chronic conditions. The area has a few hospitals, including Tri-City Medical Center and Scripps Memorial Hospital — Encinitas.

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Senior activities

Carlsbad offers a wide range of entertaining activities for seniors. Nature enthusiasts can go smell the roses at The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch or explore the Leo Carrillo Ranch & Historic Park. You can try recreational activities: swim at the local beaches, join cycling clubs, or enjoy some golf at the Carlsbad Golf Center. The area even offers many museums and tours to provide you with learning opportunities. Additionally, seniors can enjoy activities at the Carlsbad Senior Center.

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What are nursing homes?

Nursing homes, also called skilled nursing facilities, provide long-term care for seniors with significant physical or mental health conditions, and short-term care to people recovering from an injury or hospital stay. Nursing homes provide personal assistance and medical care from licensed professionals. Services in skilled nursing facilities often include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Rehabilitation care, including physical and speech therapy
  • Mobility assistance
  • Palliative and hospice care
  • Health care services
  • Complimentary transportation
  • 24-hour care and supervision
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Disclosure: A Place for Mom refers to "nursing home" here generally as an umbrella term to include assisted living facilities. It is not used to indicate that the facility meets official state requirements for level of care of a skilled nursing facility, as defined in that particular jurisdiction. :D

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Crestavilla, Temecula Memory Care and Sunny Rose Glen Senior Care are the top rated nursing homes near Carlsbad, California. See full list of communities.

There are 236 nursing homes near Carlsbad, California. See the full list.

The best nursing home facilities near you in Carlsbad, California are Temecula Memory Care, Atria San Juan, and Estancia del Sol. These nursing home communities received the highest rankings based on verified family reviews.

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