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Senior housing types near Escondido, CA

  • Westmont Town Court

    500 E Valley Parkway, Escondido, CA 92025
    (32)
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    Westmont Town Court is centrally located in Escondido, within walking distance from the Historic Grand Avenue Downtown District where residents can enjoy unique shops, fine eateries and medical services as well as cultural performances and fine art at the nearby California Center for the Arts. Our...

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  • Redwood Terrace

    Redwood Terrace

    710 W 13th Avenue, Escondido, CA 92025
    (22)
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    Redwood Terrace is a proud member of Human Good, a non-profit organization that is dedicated to providing quality living options and support services to Seniors.

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  • Pacifica Senior Living Escondido

    Pacifica Senior Living Escondido

    1351 East Washington Avenue, Escondido, CA 92027
    (82)
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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 a...

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  • Oak Hill Residential Care

    Oak Hill Residential Care

    612-662 Tranquility Dr. Glen, Escondido, CA 92027
    (9)
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    Oak Hill Residential Care, a not-for-profit licensed residential care facility for the elderly, offers an affordable alternative to the high cost of long-term custodial care, one-third to one-half the cost. Oak Hill Residential care provides a home-like environment while providing the highest level...

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  • Las Villas Del Norte

    Las Villas Del Norte

    1325 Las Villas Way, Escondido, CA 92026
    (57)
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    Enjoy no increases to your base rent until 2021 when you lease by December 15th!*See our Sales Director for details. Las Villas Del Norte Community offers an assisted living community in beautiful Escondido, California. Our residents enjoy an active lifestyle, very comfortable apartments and caring...

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  • Atria North Escondido

    Atria North Escondido

    1342 North Escondido Boulevard, Escondido, CA 92026
    (50)
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    Located just 35 miles north of San Diego, Atria North Escondido offers a perfect blend of small-town charm and big city buzz for active older adults. Our purposefully designed indoor and outdoor spaces encourage a relaxed, healthy lifestyle. Local outings to Escondido's historic downtown, vibrant...

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  • Splendor Valley

    Splendor Valley

    930 Rockwell Springs Ct, Escondido, CA 92025
    (38)
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    Splendor Valley - Experience a Place You Can Call Home Splendor Valley is a six-bed capacity licensed Residential Care Facility for the Elderly (RCFE) located in the heart of Escondido, just minutes away from healthcare, shopping centers, parks, and restaurants. Our community features a comfortably...

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  • Vista del Lago

    Vista del Lago

    1817 Avenida del Diablo, Escondido, CA 92029
    (11)
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    Vista del Lago is a memory care community located in a quiet residential community in the historic city of Escondido, San Diego County, California. Our staff provides a nurturing, caring environment for all of our residents, encouraging those with Alzheimer's or dementia to stay active. Numerous...

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  • Champine Manor

    Champine Manor

    1725 Tobacco Rd., Escondido, CA 92026
    (16)
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    The Staff at Champine Manor has been chosen with one main objective-the happiness and care of our residents. Azeleah CNA- has over 17 years of elderly care experience. She specializes in Rehab, Dementia, Alzheimer's and long-term care, medication management. She loves caring for the elderly always...

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  • Felicita Vida Senior Living

    Felicita Vida Senior Living

    930 Monticello Dr, Escondido, CA 92029
    (25)
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    Felicita Vida is an assisted living community providing memory care nestled in mountainous Escondido, San Diego County, California. This city is the heart of San Diego North and is the perfect location for those who want an outdoor oasis. Lakes, parks, horse ranches, and nature preserves has made it...

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  • Citrus Garden Residential Care

    Citrus Garden Residential Care

    704 Via Ladera, Escondido, CA 92029
    (1)
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    Our home is your home. Family owned operated 6 bed facility located on 2 acres of land with mountain view, surrounded with citrus trees, has spacious patio and garden and is conveniently located on secure and quiet neighborhood.

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  • Oakmont of Escondido Hills

    Oakmont of Escondido Hills

    3012 Bear Valley Parkway, Escondido, CA 92025
    (30)
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    Oakmont of Escondido Hills is a lovely retirement community situated on a lush six-acre campus with lovely views of the Escondido Hills and within walking distance of Westfield's North County Fair Shopping Mall. If an active lifestyle is what you desire, you'll feel at home in our retirement...

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  • Villa Monticello Assisted Living

    Villa Monticello Assisted Living

    25695 N Center City Pkwy, Escondido, CA 92026
    (3)
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    About Villa Monticello Villa Monticello Assisted Living is a 29-bed Escondido Assisted Living facility. We provide care for ambulatory or non-ambulatory residents who have mild to moderate dementia and frail elderly who may have physical and/or medical challenges that require full care and...

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  • Hilltop Country Estate

    Hilltop Country Estate

    28661 Meadow Glen Way W, Escondido, CA 92026
    (4)
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    Hilltop Country Estate is an exclusive community of 10 residents offering an individualized and personalized care in a warm and homelike atmosphere. We serve seniors who are frail needing close supervision and assistance including those who may be suffering from different forms of mild to moderate...

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  • Maple Manor Board & Care

    1744 S Maple St, Escondido, CA 92025
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    The medium-sized city of Escondido, California is rightly named; it comes from the Spanish word for hidden, and the city's location, nestled as it is in a shallow valley surrounded by a ring of rocky hills, makes it appear quite hidden indeed. Not so hidden, though, is Maple Manor Board & Care, a...

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  • Sapphire Pacific - Escondido Estates

    262 Silvercreek Glen, Escondido, CA 92029
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    Anne's Place III is located in Escondido, CA in San Diego County. This residential care home provides helpful support in a setting that is surrounded by rocky hills and full of natural beauty. Those who spend time in Escondido enjoy spending time at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, Hungry Hawk...

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  • Edward James Retirement Home

    1132 West Via Rancho Parkway, Escondido, CA 92029
    (22)
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    We are dedicated to quality care or residents, serving all residents with dignity, respect,and compassion.We encourage and support resident independence.Assisting residents to retain the ability to provide self-care is emphasized.We see our residents as whole individuals. In addition to supportive...

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  • Pacific Sunset - Eureka Spring

    3131 Crane Ave, Escondido, CA 92027
    (5)
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    Located in Eureka Springs of Escondido, CA., Pacific Sunset is a newer residential care home with all of the conveniences of modern life. Life within the house is enhanced by the environment; California's perpetual summer-like weather means that we can get outdoors almost any time of year for walks,...

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  • Juehm Residential Care Facility

    1784 Foothill View Place, Escondido, CA 92026
    (3)
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    Juehm Residential Care is a residential care home located in the city of Escondido in the county of San Diego, California. Located just two miles from downtown and three miles from a top ranked hospital, residents of this group home setting have easy access to any shopping, medical services,...

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  • Woodland Garden Residential Care II

    1709 Katy Place, Escondido, CA 92026
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  • Blue Skies of San Marcos

    Blue Skies of San Marcos

    1119 Via Vera Cruz, San Marcos, CA 92078
    (10)
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    Blue Skies of San Marcos is a Residential Care Facility for the Elderly, providing personal care services in the peaceful and secure Stone Canyon gated community. We have been licensed since 2006 to provide care for just six seniors, which promotes a more personal level of assistance than is...

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  • Silvergate Retirement Residence

    Silvergate Retirement Residence

    1550 Security Pl, San Marcos, CA 92078
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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 the North San Diego County. Located near the beautiful Lake San Marcos, our community is conveniently near popular restaurants,...

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  • ActivCare at 4S Ranch

    ActivCare at 4S Ranch

    10603 Rancho Bernardo Road, San Diego, CA 92127
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    ActivCare 4S Ranch is a full-service memory care community that provides specialized assisted living for those with Alzheimer's or related dementias. As pioneers in memory care, ActivCare has been enhancing life for those with memory loss for more than 30 years. It's our sole focus. Purpose-built...

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  • Vista Gardens

    Vista Gardens

    1863 Devon Place, Vista, CA 92084
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    Vista Gardens is a family owned and operated Memory Care Community located in the serene country-side of Vista, California. We have designed a Memory Care facility that provides for the well-being of your loved one in an innovative, safe and secure environment. Our care services are personalized for...

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  • Cadence at Poway Gardens

    Cadence at Poway Gardens

    12695 Monte Vista Rd, Poway, CA 92064
    (17)
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    Sunshine Care is a beautiful 32-acre community of assisted living homes located in poway. 5-acres of organic fresh fruits and vegetables are grown for our residents. Our intergenerational program consists of churches and school children getting involved with the farming and activites with our...

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  • Rancho Santa Fe Villa

    Rancho Santa Fe Villa

    8292 Run of the Knolls, San Diego, CA 92127
    (6)
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    If your loved one is diagnosed with dementia or Alzheimer's disease, you will discover that our Rancho Santa Fe Villa Assisted Living Facility offers an unprecedented level of personalized attention and care. You will also appreciate the value of knowing that the world around the person you cherish...

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  • Tenenbaum Villa

    Tenenbaum Villa

    3463 Circulo Adorno, Carlsbad, CA 92009
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    Serving North County San Diego for over seventeen years. The Tenenbaum Villa specializes in Alzheimer's and Dementia Care for ambulatory and non-ambulatory, and hospice. We are located in the beautiful residential community of La Costa (Carlsbad, San Diego, California). This home is near La Costa...

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  • Golden Ages

    Golden Ages

    15020 Amso St., Poway, CA 92064
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    Happy World Residential Care is a charming 6-bed residence located in a quiet neighborhood in Poway. You will immediately feel the warm, home-like atmosphere when you visit. We are committed to providing loving, quality personalized care, and assistance with all of the activities of daily living. A...

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  • La Costa Elder Care

    La Costa Elder Care

    2641 Abedul Street, Carlsbad, CA 92009
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    Come be a part of our extended family at one of our five beautiful locations in Carlsbad, California. We provide private rooms, a warm family atmosphere and a caring staff 24 hours a day. Nutritious and balanced home-cooked meals are served daily with accommodation made for residents with special...

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  • Hillside Garden II

    Hillside Garden II

    2541 Abedul Street, Carlsbad, CA 92009
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    Come be a part of our extended family at one of our five beautiful locations in Carlsbad, California. We provide private rooms, a warm family atmosphere and a caring staff 24 hours a day. Nutritious and balanced home-cooked meals are served daily with accommodation made for residents with special...

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  • ActivCare at Bressi Ranch

    ActivCare at Bressi Ranch

    6255 Nygaard Street, Carlsbad, CA 92009
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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 memory...

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  • La Costa Golf Care

    La Costa Golf Care

    2702 La Costa Avenue, Carlsbad, CA 92009
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    Come be a part of our extended family at one of our five beautiful locations in Carlsbad, California. We provide private rooms, a warm family atmosphere and a caring staff 24 hours a day. Nutritious and balanced home-cooked meals are served daily with accommodation made for residents with special...

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  • Victoria Estate Suites

    Victoria Estate Suites

    14550 Victoria Estate, Poway, CA 92064
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    Victoria Estate Suites is proudly operated by Rolling Meadows Care Homes, Inc. and is an Award Winning home with an A+ rating by the BBB. With an RN living onsite, we are able to offer a higher level of care in a beautiful home with lots of love and laughter. At Rolling Meadows Care Homes, Inc. we...

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  • Aegis at Shadowridge

    Aegis at Shadowridge

    1440 South Melrose Drive, Oceanside, CA 92056
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    If you're looking for a place where you or your loved one can celebrate life, welcome to Aegis at Shadowridge. Situated minutes from the beach, Aegis at Shadowridge is conveniently located near shopping, churches, and recreation. More than just an address, Aegis is a lifestyle - from wonderful...

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  • Olivenhain Guest Home

    Olivenhain Guest Home

    350 Cole Ranch Road, Encinitas, CA 92024
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    Each individual has their own life story. Memory Loss , Alzheimer's and dementia do not change one's needs for love, respect and dignity. Providing for these basic needs on a constant basis can be an overwhelming task for family members as a loved one's memory fails. At Olivenhain Guest Home we...

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  • New World  Villa I

    New World Villa I

    14125 Tarzana Rd, Poway, CA 92064
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    New World RCFE is located in safe and beautiful town in Poway/san diego. We have all private rooms and 2 master suite. Every room has a patio door to access to beautiful courtyard for enjoying sun and chatting.This feature is also for safety when we have uncertain disaster or emergency. The goal...

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  • Sunrise At La Costa

    Sunrise At La Costa

    7020 Manzanita Street, Carlsbad, CA 92011
    (22)
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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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  • Pacifica Senior Living Vista

    Pacifica Senior Living Vista

    760 E. Bobier Dr, Vista, CA 92084
    (34)
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    Welcome to Pacifica Senior Living Vista, located in Vista, California, offering multilevel retirement that provides independent living, assisted living, Alzheimer's and dementia care, and health and rehabilitation all on one convenient campus. Pacifica Senior Living Vista is a multilevel retirement...

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  • Villa Adriana

    Villa Adriana

    1678 Sunset Drive, Vista, CA 92081
    (7)
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    Villa Adriana is a residential care home located in the serene town of Vista, California in San Diego County. Our community's location offers excellent space for our residents to experience the much-needed peace of mind. The picturesque horizons of our neighborhood offer nothing short of relaxation...

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  • Belmont Village Sabre Springs

    Belmont Village Sabre Springs

    13075 South Evening Creek Drive, San Diego, CA 92129
    (44)
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    The Belmont Village facility at Sabre Springs is located in the attractive residential community of Poway. Situated in northeast San Diego County, Poway is known as 'The City in the Country' and prides itself on the fact that much of the area is preserved as dedicated open space. With great views of...

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  • Atria Rancho Peñasquitos

    Atria Rancho Peñasquitos

    12979 Rancho Penasquitos Blvd, San Diego, CA 92129
    (40)
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    Set among the canyons and nature preserves of northern San Diego County, with a central location off Interstate 15, Atria Rancho Peñasquitos is a vibrant senior living community designed to help older adults find greater well-being. This independent and assisted living community offers studio and...

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  • Somerford Place of Encinitas

    Somerford Place of Encinitas

    1350 South El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA 92024
    (16)
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    Creating a successful environment that offers safety, comfort, and friendship for people with Alzheimer's disease is our purpose! Dr. Michael Carrick, our founder, had personal experience with Alzheimer's and set out to create a residence where individuals with dementia and their families would find...

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  • Sunrise of Sabre Springs

    Sunrise of Sabre Springs

    12515 Springhurst Dr, San Diego, CA 92128
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    Sunrise of Sabre Springs is an Assisted Living and Memory Care community in San Diego, CA.

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  • Belmont Village Cardiff

    Belmont Village Cardiff

    3535 Manchester Avenue, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, CA 92007
    (25)
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    The beautifully appointed senior living community of Belmont Village Cardiff by the Sea, California provides an exceptional level of service and support for independent living, assisted living, and Alzheimer's residents. Nestled in the hillside along Manchester Avenue with views of the San Elijo...

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  • Alta Vista Senior Living

    Alta Vista Senior Living

    2041 W Vista Way, Vista, CA 92083
    (27)
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    At Alta Vista Senior Living, excellence is not enough; we strive to go beyond that. As an award-winning senior living campus in Vista, CA, we welcome seniors with an innovative blend of expert care, personalized plans, lifestyle-focused amenities, and inclusive activities. Residents will find here a...

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  • Brookdale Oceanside

    Brookdale Oceanside

    3524 Lake Boulevard, Oceanside, CA 92056
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    If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our senior living community with both assisted living and memory care could be right for you. So go ahead and take an art class or join your friends for happy hour. We’ll take...

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  • Merrill Gardens at Oceanside

    Merrill Gardens at Oceanside

    3500 Lake Boulevard, Oceanside, CA 92056
    (28)
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    Merrill Gardens at Oceanside is located in Oceanside, California, just north of San Diego. Our community includes independent and assisted living apartments and Alzheimer's care. Merrill Gardens offers the amenities of a home without the work. Imagine a life without household chores, yard work or...

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  • Carlsbad Elder Care

    Carlsbad Elder Care

    1840 Bienvenida Circle, Carlsbad, CA 92008
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    We have 5 beautiful facilities across Carlsbad and La Costa in sunny southern California where we offer individual care and diet plans, a 1 to 3 staff-resident ratio, dementia care, hospice care, and respite care services. We schedule regular visits from mobile doctors, nurses, physical therapists,...

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  • Julia's Cottage at the Hills

    Julia's Cottage at the Hills

    2150 Steiger Ln, Oceanside, CA 92056
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    We are a personalized assisted living facility located in Oceanside, California. We know how personal and emotional it is for all members in the family to take this big step, so we do our best to help guide you through and make it a positive and easy transition for all. Our goal is to understand...

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  • Hillside Garden

    Hillside Garden

    4892 Hillside Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008
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    Come be a part of our extended family at one of our five beautiful locations in Carlsbad, California. We provide private rooms, a warm family atmosphere and a caring staff 24 hours a day. Nutritious and balanced home-cooked meals are served daily with accommodation made for residents with special...

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Escondido, California

Nursing Homes

A nursing home is an establishment that houses at least two persons who are not related by marriage or by blood to the administrator. A nursing home community provides its inhabitants with care administered by registered nurses. These caregivers offer personal care, maintenance and other health related services for those who cannot properly take care of themselves because of their aging.

Nursing homes are a familiar and easy living choice for individuals 65 years or older, however nursing homes will persons 55 and older which is for other senior care types. Often times persons may select life in a nursing home due to a mental or physical disability that prevents them from easily accomplishing their standard of living. As a resident of a nursing home, you can expect the right to be free from restraints, get proper privacy, property, and living arrangements, get proper medical care, and exercise your rights as a U.S. citizen. Many occupants are single women who have less social support, and almost fifty percent of nursing home residents are over 85 years old. Nursing homes are required to provide emergency dental services, nursing and related services, specialized rehabilitative services (treatment for mental illness or intellectual disability), and routine personal hygiene items to residents. There are some services that may come at a cost to residents which can include a private room, unless medically needed, flowers and plants, and special care services not included in the community's Medicaid payment.

Cost of Living

Senior living community price is affected by the destination in which it is located. The rent burden for Escondido is around 24.9% of the average monthly income. Escondido has a median home value of about $396,266 and the median cost of rent is $1,807 per month per month.

Demographics and Values

Out of the total city population, 49.9% are male and 50.1% are female. The median age of Escondido is 33 years old. Out of the total population of Escondido, 16.3% live in poverty, 65.8% participate in the labor force, 5.0% are widowed, and 10.5% have some form of disability. Racially, the population of Escondido is 74.7% white, 7.0% Asian, 10.6% other or not specified, 0.9% Native American, 2.5% black, 51.3% Hispanic, 4.0% mixed race, and 0.3% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian. Escondido has a population density of 1,575 people per square mile. The total population of Escondido consists of 151,969 people. In Escondido, 6.6% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Of the population of Escondido 23.0% have a college degree, 7.4% have a graduate degree, and 21.9% have a high-school diploma.

State Information

An overview of California

Residents of California enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 5th in the United States. There are 391 general hospitals and 1,108 health centers that provide care for 39,715,372 California residents. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Mills-peninsula Medical Center, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, and And Santa Monica's UCLA Medical Center and Orthopedic Hospital. Overall, California ranks 19th out of all states in quality of life and 7th in healthcare. Out of a national average of 100, California has a cost of living index rating of 139, a grocery index rating of 121, and a housing index rating of 227.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of diversity, California ranks 1st in the nation and is considered very LGBTQ friendly. During the latest presidential election, 32% voted for the Republican candidate while 62% voted for the Democratic candidate. Thirty-one percent of California residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 23,558 different congregations. 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. In California, 26% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37.

State-wide weather information

During the summer, the average temperature in California is around 71F. The average high summer temperature is around 116F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 34F during the month of June. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 47F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 76F during the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 8F during the month of January. On average, California has an air quality index rating of around 57.1 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of August with a rating of around 83.0 AQI. 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 amount of precipitation peaks during the month of December at around 16.26 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of California is around 2.04 inches. 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 tornadoes.

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 fan palm, Joshua tree, chamise, and redwood. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the black bears, the snakes, the coyotes, or the cougars. The state animal of California is the California grizzly bear.