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Senior housing types near El Cerrito, CA

  • Grace Homes

    Grace Homes

    423 Mclaughlin Street, Richmond, CA 94805
    (1)
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    Grace Homes — 'your home away from home'. 'Feel and experience the warm caring atmosphere of our home'. We take pride in providing quality, safe and compassionate care. We are located near Doctors Medical Center of San Pablo, Kaiser of Richmond, Doctors Medical Urgent Care of Pinole, Medical...

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  • Belmont Village Albany

    Belmont Village Albany

    1100 San Pablo Ave, Albany, CA 94706
    (8)
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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...

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  • Westmont of Pinole

    Westmont of Pinole

    2850 Estates Avenue, Pinole, CA 94564
    (27)
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    Pinole Senior Village is a 72-unit residential care community for seniors with two distinct assisted living communities. Both communities offer choice of accommodations, meals, and senior focused activity programs. The Terrace, with 41 spacious studios, offers a variety of personal care services,...

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  • Merrill Gardens at Rockridge

    Merrill Gardens at Rockridge

    5238 Coronado Ave, Oakland, CA 94618
    (7)
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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...

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  • The Point at Rockridge

    The Point at Rockridge

    4500 Gilbert Street, Oakland, CA 94611
    (29)
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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,...

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  • Seventh Heaven Care Home

    Seventh Heaven Care Home

    1338 7th street, Rodeo, CA 94572
    (5)
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    Our Residential Care Home is licensed for 6 residents, dedicated to providing quality services to people 60 years and older. We offer the comforts of a home-oriented environment in which our professional and caring staff provides individualized care tailored to each and every resident.

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  • Lakeshore Residential Care

    Lakeshore Residential Care

    1901 3rd Ave, Oakland, CA 94606
    (7)
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    Lakeshore Residential Care is located in the City of Oakland in the Lake Merritt commercial district, only a few blocks from the unique Lake Merritt and the shopping center, medical facilities, Physician facilities, banks, senior centers, churches, parks and Parkway Theater are close by, there are...

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  • Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights

    Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights

    2361 E 29th Street, Oakland, CA 94606
    (93)
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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...

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  • AgeSong Woodpark

    AgeSong Woodpark

    3121 Fruitvale Ave, Oakland, CA 94602
    (6)
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    AgeSong WoodPark is pleased to offer AgeSongLiving's unique approach to eldercare, a rich, colorful, culturally diverse assisted living community. What makes the AgeSongLiving approach unique and especially relevant to WoodPark is our view of aging as growth and expansion. In appreciation of what...

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  • Aegis of Corte Madera

    Aegis of Corte Madera

    5555 Paradise Drive, Corte Madera, CA 94925
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    Aegis of Corte Madera, located in beautiful Marin County, offers exceptional assisted living services. Enjoy an afternoon cup of tea and cookies with family and friends in the bistro, watch a move in the private theater or take a stroll in our lovely garden. Aegis of Corte Madera is situated in a...

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  • Merrill Gardens at Lafayette

    Merrill Gardens at Lafayette

    1010 Second St, Lafayette, CA 94549
    (8)
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    Situated between Berkeley and Walnut Creek in Contra Costa county, Merrill Gardens proudly offers senior living for the Lamorinda area in the heart of downtown Lafayette. Enjoy being centrally located within walking distance to local shops, restaurants and art galleries. The Lafayette Library and...

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  • Sunrise of Oakland Hills

    Sunrise of Oakland Hills

    11889 Skyline Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94619
    (15)
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    Community & Location Highlights: Conveniently located in a beautiful, safe residential neighborhood in the Oakland Hills Multiple nurses on staff to manage resident well-being and complex medical situations Accommodate many couples who want to stay together but have different care needs Higher...

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  • Aegis of Moraga

    Aegis of Moraga

    950 Country Club Dr, Moraga, CA 94556
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    We are proud to offer exceptional Assisted Living and Memory Care services in one of the East Bay's loveliest areas. Nestled in the heart of Moraga's rolling hills, this desirable place to live offers a charming country atmosphere within easy reach of city amenities. Our quaint, all-American town...

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  • The Village at Hayes Valley

    The Village at Hayes Valley

    624 Laguna Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    (42)
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    The Village at Hayes Valley is a 47-bed community offering specialized care for high-needs assisted living as well as innovative dementia dementia care. Located in San Francisco's vibrant Hayes Valley neighborhood and set in a beautifully restored Victorian, The Village at Hayes Valley imbues a...

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  • Providence Place

    Providence Place

    2456 Geary Blvd. Galina, San Francisco, CA 94115
    (6)
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    Dignified, loving care in gracious surroundings for 31 seniors with high-level care needs, psychiatric conditions, and all stages of Alzheimer's disease and related conditions. Low resident-to-caregiver ratio and high caregiver retention rate. Skill in managing difficult-to-care-for residents...

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  • Atria Park of Lafayette

    Atria Park of Lafayette

    1545 Pleasant Hill Road, Lafayette, CA 94549
    (20)
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    Atria Park of Lafayette offers all the comforts of home, with just the right amount of care. Our dedicated staff provides 24-hour support to assisted living residents, as well as specialized care for those with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia. With panoramic views of Mount Diablo, spacious...

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  • Sagebrook Senior Living at San Francisco

    Sagebrook Senior Living at San Francisco

    2750 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94118
    (11)
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    Sagebrook Senior Living, previously Eden Villa Assisted Living is located in the heart of San Francisco near Geary and Masonic. We are located near grocery stores, a shopping center, many tourist attractions, several churches for multiple faiths, and Sagebrook is easily accessible to public...

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  • Carlton Senior Living Poets Corner

    Carlton Senior Living Poets Corner

    540 Patterson Blvd., Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
    (11)
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    Poet’s Corner is Carlton Senior Living’s only free-standing community dedicated to memory care. Nestled in a quiet suburban Pleasant Hill neighborhood, it offers superior programming and support to seniors and families facing dementia-related challenges. Residents at Poet’s Corner are able to enjoy...

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  • Sunrise of San Rafael

    Sunrise of San Rafael

    111 Merrydale Rd, San Rafael, CA 94903
    (9)
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    Sunrise of San Rafael offers Alzheimer’s and memory care services with the comfort and freedom of a maintenance-free lifestyle in an enriching, safe and nurturing environment. Located in the heart of beautiful Marin County, our senior living community provides residents with inviting amenities,...

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  • Aegis of Pleasant Hill

    Aegis of Pleasant Hill

    1660 Oak Park Blvd, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
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    Aegis of Pleasant Hill is a warm and friendly retirement community located in the heart of Contra Costa County. Our community is designed with a classic English influence with well appointed living rooms, spacious apartments with views and a flowering fountain courtyard for gardening and quiet...

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  • Atria Walnut Creek

    Atria Walnut Creek

    1400 Montego, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
    (26)
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    As one of the most trusted senior living providers in the East Bay, Atria Walnut Creek has served families like yours for more than 10 years. With a continued commitment to quality, they have just completed a full-scale renovation to enhance the beauty and functionality of the community, indoors and...

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  • Tampico Terrace Care Center

    Tampico Terrace Care Center

    130 Tampico, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
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    At Tampico Terrace, we are committed to treating our residents with dignity and respect. We aim to reduce unnecessary hospitalizations, and to return our residents to their highest level of independence so they can return home. We have a specialized therapy unit for those recovering from orthopedic...

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  • Sleepy Hollow Villa

    Sleepy Hollow Villa

    2 Legend Road, San Anselmo, CA 94960
    (3)
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    Sleepy Hollow Villa is a brand-new facility tucked away in a quiet suburban sought after paradise in "Sleepy Hollow" in the town of San Anselmo. This multi-million-dollar home was specifically converted into a residential care home down to the smallest detail. Sleepy Hollow Villa is a full service,...

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  • Oakmont of Concord

    Oakmont of Concord

    1401 Civic Ct, Concord, CA 94520
    (4)
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    About Oakmont of Concord Oakmont of Concord is a luxury retirement community situated on a lush campus with scenic views, industry renowned dining, and endless on-site amenities. We are also very close to shopping, fine dining, the arts, and world-class entertainment. If an active lifestyle is what...

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  • Gill Port Care Home

    Gill Port Care Home

    2069 Gill Port Ln, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
    (4)
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    Relax and comfortable is what we is at Gill Port Care home. We offer flexibility with meals, furniture, activity schedule and even prices to tailor things to make day to day living more comfortable. We offer activity for our residents which include arts and crafts, games, exercise and outdoor...

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  • Welcome Home Senior Residence

    Welcome Home Senior Residence

    2421 Wasden Court, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
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    Welcome Home Senior Residence is a corporation owned facilities.   Our goal is to provide upscale environment and professional service to the residents.  Our staffs are experienced in all levels of Dementia, Alzheimer's care, etc.  We are licensed to provide care for...

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  • Sunrise of Walnut Creek

    Sunrise of Walnut Creek

    2175 Ygnacio Valley Road, Walnut Creek, CA 94598
    (25)
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    About Sunrise of Walnut Creek Community & Location Highlights: Conveniently located in beautiful Walnut Creek, CA Near Kaiser Permanente Medical Center and John Muir Medical Center Beautiful views of expansive gardens and outdoor seating areas Close to shopping, pharmacies, dining and services...

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  • Vista Prado

    Vista Prado

    105 Power Dr, Vallejo, CA 94589
    (2)
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    Vista Prado is a secured community specializing in Memory Care assisted living services. Under new ownership, Vista Prado is in the heart of vibrant Vallejo, California and recently underwent a major multi-phase renovation to enhance and upgrade every aspect of community living including interior...

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  • La Orinda Care Home

    La Orinda Care Home

    2180 La Orinda Pl, Concord, CA 94518
    (7)
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    Relax and comfortable is what we is at La Orinda Care home. We offer flexibility with meals, furniture, activity schedule and even prices to tailor things to make day to day living more comfortable. We offer activity for our residents which include arts and crafts, games, exercise, karaoke and...

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  • Marymount Villa

    345 Davis Street, San Leandro, CA 94577
    (28)
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    At Marymount Villa we believe everyone can find meaning and joy in life, even when they need a little help with daily living. We offer independent, assisted living, respite, hospice care, and now our newly renovated memory care unit. Marymount Villa offers a gracious setting and well-appointed...

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  • Casa Blanca Retirement Home

    Casa Blanca Retirement Home

    1055 Ina Dr., Alamo, CA 94507
    (3)
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    We are located on 1.75 acre — we are looking at the foothills of Mt. Diablo. Our area is peaceful. Come and see us.

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  • Lucas Valley Lodge

    Lucas Valley Lodge

    70 Mount Tenaya Drive, San Rafael, CA 94903
    (1)
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    Lucas Valley Lodge is a Residential Care Facility for the Elderly, located in San Rafael's exquisite upper Lucas Valley, surrounded by magnificent mountain views, convenient to hospitals, churches, shopping centers, parks and easily accessible to community services and libraries. Our mission is to...

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  • Welcome Home Senior Residence

    220 Bolla Ave, Alamo, CA 94507
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    Welcome Home Senior Residence is a corporation owned facilities.   Our goal is to provide upscale environment and professional service to the residents.  Our staffs are experienced in all levels of Dementia, etc.  We are licensed to provide care for dementia and Hospice...

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  • Pacifica Senior Living Mission Villa

    Pacifica Senior Living Mission Villa

    995 East Market Street, Daly City, CA 94014
    (45)
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    Specialized Memory Care program uniquely designed to meet all of our residents’ cognitive, social and physical needs. Complimentary scheduled transportation, medication management, daily housekeeping and more! Pacifica Senior Living Mission Villa is strictly a Dementia and Alzheimer's Memory Care...

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  • Brookdale Danville

    Brookdale Danville

    400 West El Pintado, Danville, CA 94526
    (11)
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    Fewer Worries, More Joy If you were to ask our memory care residents in Danville, California if they are happy to be here, they would tell you life has never been better. Each resident of our community experiences a full and rich life. Our community calendar provides activities, programs and events...

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  • Sunrise of Danville

    Sunrise of Danville

    1027 Diablo Road, Danville, CA 94526
    (21)
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    Community & Location Highlights: Conveniently located in Danville, CA Very close to Blackhawk Medical Center Minutes from beautiful Diablo Country Club Surrounded by stunning gardens Sunrise of Danville, in Danville, California, offers a loving environment, staffed by experienced caregivers. Our...

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  • Blessing Home

    Blessing Home

    5195 Proctor Road, Castro Valley, CA 94546
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    BLESSING HOME is a newly remodeled single level home located on a 10,000 SF lot in the beautiful Castro Valley. There is easy access to shopping, salons, libraries, medical and dental offices, hospitals, senior center, parks and other locations for recreational and functional activities. WHO DO WE...

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  • Villa at Castro Valley

    Villa at Castro Valley

    19960 Santa Maria Avenue, Castro Valley, CA 94546
    (10)
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    Villa at Castro Valley has been serving seniors in the Castro Valley area for over 40 years. We offer 24 hour Assisted Living and secured Memory Care as well as short term stays/hospice care. Pricing includes meals, housekeeping, personal laundry, cable TV, transportation arrangements as well as...

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  • Atria Tamalpais Creek

    Atria Tamalpais Creek

    853 Tamalpais Avenue, Novato, CA 94947
    (23)
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    Atria Tamalpais Creek is an enriching senior living community in Novato that promotes independence and active lifestyles. With an event-filled social calendar and amenities like a fitness center, outdoor garden and salon and spa, our residents enjoy an environment that encourages them to remain...

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  • Aegis of San Francisco

    Aegis of San Francisco

    2280 Gellert Blvd., South San Francisco, CA 94080
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    As you enter Aegis of San Francisco, you will notice its homelike atmosphere and thoughtful details, such as the smell of fresh baked bread, the sweep of the staircase, the coziness of the fireplace, and the serenity of the courtyard. You will be greeted with a helpful smile by our concierge, and...

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  • Cadence Millbrae

    Cadence Millbrae

    1201 Broadway, Millbrae, CA 94030
    (20)
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    Cadence Millbrae 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

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  • Sunrise of Burlingame

    Sunrise of Burlingame

    1818 Trousdale Drive, Burlingame, CA 94010
    (7)
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    At Sunrise of Burlingame, we have a philosophy built around the individual: We treat each resident with the respect and care only a personalized approach and tailored services can deliver. From assisted living and memory care to short-term stays and hospice relationships, our communities provide a...

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  • Ambrosia Care

    Ambrosia Care

    3262 Montevideo Drive, San Ramon, CA 94583
    (2)
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    Ambrosia Care is a residential facility for the elderly. We are licensed for six residents. Our facility has been in operation for over ten years. We have over 50 years of combined experiences in elderly care. Every family of our residents can and will provide a reference about the quality of the...

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  • Atria Burlingame

    Atria Burlingame

    250 Myrtle Road, Burlingame, CA 94010
    (24)
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    Set within the City of Trees on the San Francisco Peninsula, Atria Burlingame offers a progressive senior living community for active adults. We're located across the street from Washington Park, which provides scenic views for nearly every apartment. We are also convenient to the shops and...

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  • Sunrise of San Mateo

    Sunrise of San Mateo

    955 South El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94402
    (13)
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    About Sunrise of San Mateo Sunrise of San Mateo offers a homelike and nurturing setting with personal services and engaging activities for seniors of all life stages. Located just minutes away from downtown San Mateo, California, our residents may enjoy a variety of fine dining, shopping and attend...

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  • Atria at Foster Square

    Atria at Foster Square

    707 Thayer Ln, Foster City, CA 94404
    (15)
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    Atria at Foster Square residents enjoy contemporary, upscale surroundings in the heart of Foster Square, a new residential and retail neighborhood in Foster City just south of San Francisco. The community’s central location puts older people within easy walking distance of boutiques, cafés and...

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  • Oakmont of Mariner Point

    2400 Mariner Sq. Drive, Alameda, CA 94501
    (14)
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    Oakmont of Mariner Point assisted living community situated in Alameda, Alameda County, California provides seniors with a safe place to live. This community offers the memory care that seniors are looking for in a location that is peaceful and good. When a senior chooses this community they will...

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  • Dimond Care

    3003 Fruitvale Ave, Oakland, CA 94602
    (4)
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    Diamond Care retirement home is located in the stunning city of Diamond Bar, California where the sun shines year-round and the weather makes the city a perfect place to retire to! We pride ourselves in offering the best care and community to all of our residents and we are proud to be among the...

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  • Holy Family Home

    2420 Fruitvale Ave, Oakland, CA 94601
    (1)
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    Holly Family Home is a hospice sponsored by the Catholic church that specializes in caring for cancer patients. The staff is committed to providing quality care for patients and comfort for families. The loved ones of the cancer patient will find spiritual and mental assistance at Holly Family Home...

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  • Julie's Care Home

    1363 5th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94122
    (4)
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    Located in beautiful Jourdanton, Texas, Julie's Care Home, is proud to offer the best when it comes to real quality real quality senior care, where your senior can and will get the best in what they need. We offer the best when it comes to assisted live in home care and we have a real staff that...

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El Cerrito, California

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is a complex that offers housing to two or more individuals who are not related by blood or by marriage to the administrator. This type of residence provides its occupants with around-the-clock care by on-site nurses. These caregivers provide healthcare services for those who cannot adequately take care of themselves.

This type of facility is a familiar and comfortable care choice for individuals 65 years or older, however nursing homes will often admit individuals 55 and above infrequentlyheard of in senior care regarding care types.Types of amenities and servicesoffered at nursing homes can include help with legal questions, care coordination and case management, intravenous or nutrition therapy, and rehabilitation needed due to injury, disability, or illness. A significant amount of occupants are single women with smaller social support groups, and about fifty percent of nursing home residents are older than the age of 85. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to get proper medical care, get information on services and fees, get proper privacy, property, and living arrangements, and make complaints. A significant portion of nursing home residents are individuals who have mental or physical disabilities, have incontinence issues, require assistance with daily tasks such as bathing, or experience difficulty with hearing and seeing. The most frequent mental condition effecting nursing home residents is dementia, which can hinder their memory function, and familiarity with their surroundings, and decision making capacities.

Cost of Living

The community where a facility is located might have a major influence on the cost of care. The overall cost of living can be a motivating factor in determining which community works for you or your loved one's needs. The median home value in El Cerrito is around $683,281 and the median cost for rent is $2,113 a month. The rent burden for El Cerrito is about 21.4% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

El Cerrito has a population density of 2,693 people per square mile. The current population of El Cerrito consists of 25,515 people. Of the population of El Cerrito 10.7% have a high-school diploma, 61.9% have a college degree, and 30.1% have a graduate degree. Based on gender, 52.5% are female and 47.5% are male. The median age of El Cerrito is 43 years old. Out of the total population of El Cerrito, 8.9% live in poverty, 7.2% do not have health insurance, 6.0% are widows, and 9.2% have some form of disability. Racially, the population of El Cerrito is 8.4% mixed race, 28.6% Asian, 11.3% Hispanic, 3.7% other or not specified, 0.2% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 53.1% white, 5.3% black, and 0.6% Native American. In El Cerrito, 5.0% of the population are veterans of the United States military.

State Information

An overview of California

The quality of life enjoyed by the average California citizen is ranked 19th nation-wide. Additionally, California is ranked 7th by standards of healthcare. In total, California has 391 general hospitals and 1,108 health centers that provide care for 39,715,372 citizens. The three highest ranked hospitals in California are Mills-peninsula Medical Center, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, and And Santa Monica ̢РUcla Medical Center &Amp; Orthopedic Hospital. In terms of resources, California has a cost of living index of 138.7, a grocery index rating of 121.4, and a housing index rating of 227.3. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average. Based on natural beauty, California ranks 5th in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

In California, 26% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. During the latest presidential election, 32% voted for the Republican candidate while 62% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state of California ranks 1st in the country for diversity and the state is considered very LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religion, 31% of California residents attend religious services among the 23,558 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Buddhist-2%, and Hindu-2%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. In California there are 395 masonic lodges.

State-wide weather information

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%. The average monthly precipitation for the state of California is around 2.04 inches. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of December at around 16.26 inches. The average air quality index rating in California is 57.1 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 83.0 AQI. During the summer, the average temperature in California is around 71°F. The average high summer temperature is around 116°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 34°F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in California drops to around 47°F. The average high winter temperature is around 76°F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 8°F during the month of January. 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 california juniper, joshua tree, redwood, and western cypress. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the cougars, the whales, the snakes, or the coyotes. The state animal of California is the california grizzly bear.