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About Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.

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About Care Homes

Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

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Veterans Resources

VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

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About Home Care

Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

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About Independent Living

Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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About Memory Care

Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.

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About Nursing Homes

Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.

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About Senior Apartments

Senior apartments offer accessible, no-frills living for seniors who are generally active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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Top 404 Nursing Homes near Pasadena, CA

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If you’re considering moving your loved one into a Pasadena 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 Pasadena, 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 Pasadena or another care type is right for you. Browse 404 senior living options near you to see the variety available, or contact us to learn more about elderly homes in Pasadena.

We are also serving Nursing Homes facilities in surrounding neighborhoods like Linda Vista, Lincoln Villa, and Washington Square. You may also consider nearby communities such as Anaheim, Chatsworth or Irvine.

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The Terraces at Park Marino

2587 East Washington Boulevard, Pasadena, CA 91107

4.7
(62 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

The Terraces at Park Marino is located in the Eaton Canyon area of Pasadena, with a beautiful courtyard and magnificent views of the San Gabriel Mountains. The Terraces consists of 80 independent and assisted-living apartments featuring spacious studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments, as well as...

MorningStar Senior Living of Pasadena

951 S Fair Oaks, Pasadena, CA 91105

4.8
(51 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

With over 40 years of experience, Regency Park Senior Living is renowned in Pasadena for its luxurious, beautifully-appointed senior communities. Our experienced management team and devoted staff help make each Regency Park residence a model of quality retirement living. We have been recognized...

Regency Park Astoria

925 East Villa Street, Pasadena, CA 91106

4.2
(50 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

At Regency Park Astoria you or your loved one will experience an active and exciting senior community. Regency Park Astoria offer the best in assisted living and memory care. Located just minutes from Old Pasadena, our community provides a selection of apartment choices, surrounded by outdoor...

Regency Park Oak Knoll

255 S. Oak Knoll Ave., Pasadena, CA 91101

4.5
(42 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Located on Oak Knoll Avenue, a beautiful tree-lined residential street between Cordova and Del Mar, Regency Park Oak Knoll exemplifies the best in retirement living for seniors. Our goal is to provide a positive setting with an emphasis on quality of life, activity and socialization. One of Oak...

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Pasadena Highlands

1575 East Washington Boulevard, Pasadena, CA 91104

3.9
(35 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

For a unique senior retirement living experience, choose Pasadena Highlands. We are one of the best retirement communities in California, due in part to our holistic approach to wellness and our breadth of activities and programs. Choose from assisted or independent retirement living, with easy...

Pacifica Senior Living: Riverside Legacies Memory Care

6280 Clay Street, Riverside, CA 92509

4.9
(209 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Our memory care community offers six different cottages with specialty care for both high and low functioning Dementia. The unique cottage style offers a cozy family style environment which transitions our residents from their family home to our compassionate Pacifica Riverside family. Our...

Pacifica Senior Living Northridge

8700 Lindley Ave, Northridge, CA 91325

4.8
(179 reviews)

Studio, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

We Put the CARE in Memory Care' identifies us for a reason! Our roots go back more than 20 years. Our Memory Care Only community was defined and established as a labor of love with a single focus to serve our precious seniors with dementia to the best of our abilities. Many years later, we have...

Pacifica Senior Living Hillsborough

11918 Central Avenue, Chino, CA 91710

4.7
(142 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Pacifica Senior Living Hillsborough provides a full range of choices for today's seniors. Choosing a senior living community represents a lifestyle choice and we understand that our residents are choosing much more than a comfortable living environment to call home. Our community delivers...

Lakewood Park Manor

12045 South Lakewood Blvd, Downey, CA 90242

4.7
(130 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

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...

Pacifica Senior Living Chino Hills

6500 Butterfield Ranch Road, Chino Hills, CA 91709

4.7
(112 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

The Right Place. The Right Choice. Welcome Home! At Pacifica Chino Hills we are proud to offer a full-service retirement community specializing in assisted living and memory care. The community is an intimate 2-story building nestled in the heart of Chino Hills, with easy freeway access to the...

Meridian at Anaheim Hills

525 South Anaheim Hills Road, Anaheim Hills, CA 92807

4.6
(103 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

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...

Atria Del Sol

23792 Marguerite Parkway, Mission Viejo, CA 92692

4.4
(86 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

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...

Brookdale Garden Grove

10200 Chapman Avenue, Garden Grove, CA 92840

4.1
(91 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Live where you can redefine your independence.If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our assisted living and memory care community in Garden Grove, California, could be right for you. Here you’ll have the care you...

Pacifica Senior Living Santa Clarita

24305 West Lyons Avenue, Newhall, CA 91321

4.7
(72 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Pacifica Senior Living offers a full spectrum of services and amenities, and will coordinate with you a specific program to meet your individual needs and lifestyle. Assisted Living offers independence while providing you with a lifestyle of leisure activities, meals with your friends and new...

Atria Rancho Park

801 Cypress Way, San Dimas, CA 91773

4.5
(84 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

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...

Hollywood Hills, A Pacifica Senior Living Community

1745 N Gramercy Place, Los Angeles, CA 90028

4.9
(73 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Luxury Senior Living at Its FinestWelcome to Hollywood Hills, a Pacifica Senior Living community that provides luxury living at its finest. Offering signature Heartland™ Assisted living and Legacies™ Memory Care, our state-of-the-art community welcomes residents to enjoy a lifestyle that...

Brookdale Anaheim

200 North Dale Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92801

4.2
(78 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Your Best Chapter YetIt’s time to write a new chapter of your life—and this one is going to be your best chapter yet. It includes all kinds of enriching and inspiring activities, events and excursions, freedom to rekindle a passion for former interests and discover new ones, and a community of...

Huntington Terrace

18800 Florida St, Huntington Beach, CA 92648

4.3
(72 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private, 2 Bed

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...

The Gardens at Park Balboa

7046 Kester Avenue, Van Nuys, CA 91405

4.3
(73 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Welcome to The Gardens at Park Balboa(G.P.B), an Independent, Assisted Living and Memory Care residence in Van Nuys, CA. Our California lifestyle community is located in the heart of the San Fernando Valley, just blocks away from 2 major hospitals, and convenient to all freeways. The Gardens has...

Pacifica Senior Living Newport Mesa

2891 Bear St., Costa Mesa, CA 92626

4.8
(64 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Pacifica Newport Mesa is a secure private, gated community serving seniors with memory loss. We have a specifically designed building with no long hallways in which to become confused. Instead, we offer an atmosphere of home and comfort. We are proud of our experienced Nurse and care staff who...

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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
Complete guide to nursing homes

Services for seniors in Pasadena, California

Financial assistance

Transportation

Health care

Senior activities

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

Financial assistance

In Pasadena, 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

Pasadena, California is somewhat car-dependent. Seniors can expect to need a car for some errands, while relying on public transportation, biking, or walking to reach other destinations. Transit options in Pasadena include a shared, curb-to-curb transportation service called Pasadena Dial-A-Ride, as well as multiple bus lines and a light-rail line. Pasadena has a robust biking infrastructure and is somewhat walkable. The most walkable neighborhoods include South Lake, Downtown, and Raymond Hill.

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Health care

Pasadena 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 several hospitals, including Huntington Memorial Hospital and San Gabriel Valley Medical Center.

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Senior activities

Pasadena, California is well-known for hosting the Rose Bowl and the Tournament of Roses Parade in its sunny, warm weather location. Seniors can find resources, activities, and events through the engaging Jackie Robinson Community Center. Enjoy the cultural resources of the USC Pacific Asia Museum, the Norton Simon Museum, and the Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens. Architecture-minded seniors will enjoy a stroll through Bungalow Heaven, a neighborhood of more than 800 small, Craftsman-style homes built in the early 20th Century.

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Learn More About Nursing Homes in Pasadena, CA

Pasadena is a friendly suburb of Los Angeles located at the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains. The city earned the nickname “Crown of the Valley” for its vibrant culture and natural beauty. Pasadena is famous for hosting the annual Rose Bowl college football game and the Tournament of Roses Parade.

Nursing homes — also called convalescent homes or skilled nursing facilities — are intended for seniors who require 24-hour monitoring and medical assistance. These communities are designed to promote independence among seniors who require constant nursing care to perform activities of daily living (ADLs), but do not require hospital-level care.

Cost of Nursing Homes in Pasadena, CA

The median monthly cost of a private room in a nursing home in 2020 was about $10,600 in the Los Angeles area and around $11,400 in the state of California, according to Genworth. To learn more about the cost of nursing homes in Pasadena, contact one of A Place for Mom’s Senior Living Advisors.

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Cost of Living

Like many other cities in California, the cost of living in Pasadena is considered to be more expensive than the national average. Pasadena, however, is relatively affordable for the L.A. metropolitan area, and many people commute to Los Angeles for work.

Index Scores

All index scores are based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates that the cost is two times greater than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates that the cost is half the average.

Household Expenses Health Care Insurance Entertainment Grocery Clothing
105 105 109 107 105 105

Income and Housing

Median income age 45-64 Median income age 65+ Median household income Average individual income Median employee salary Average property tax One-bedroom apartment gross rent estimate
$93,883 per year $57,125 per year $77,514 per year $45,870 per year $51,665 per year $6,268 per year $1,195 per month

Local Hospitals

The top hospitals that service Pasadena include:

Huntington Hospital

  • Facility type: nonprofit, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 570+
  • Specialties: primary care, emergency care, cancer treatment, senior care

San Gabriel Valley Medical Center

  • Facility type: proprietary, short-term acute care
  • Bed count: 270+
  • Specialties: emergency care, geriatric behavioral medicine, surgical services, sub-acute care, diagnostic imaging

Las Encinas Hospital

  • Facility type: proprietary, psychiatric care
  • Bed count: 110+
  • Specialties: behavioral health care, substance abuse

Weather and Climate

Pasadena’s climate is classified as mediterranean, which means that Pasadena experiences warm, dry summers with wet, cool winters. The average humidity level is 56%, and humidity levels are often highest during June at about 62%.

Seasonal Temperatures

January Average January Maximum January Minimum
56°F 68°F 44°F

July Average July Maximum July Minimum
75°F 89°F 61°F

Air Quality

  • Relative Air Quality Index: 150

This index is based on a scale that has the national average set at 100. A score of 200 indicates twice the presence of air pollutants than the national average, while a score of 50 indicates half the presence.

Precipitation

  • Average Annual Precipitation: 21.1″

Demographics and Values

Population Statistics

Median age Percent of population over 65 Population Population Density Average Household Size
39.5 15.6% 141,450 6,158 per square mile 2.5

Race & Ethnicity

American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian Black Hispanic or Latino Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Two or More Races White (not Hispanic or Latino)
0.3% 17.2% 9.8% 34.8% 0.2% 4.6% 35.4%

These figures were taken from the most recent U.S. Census.

LGBTQ+ Inclusivity

These scores were taken from the Human Rights Campaign’s Municipal Equality Index.

  • Non-discrimination laws in Pasadena: 30/30
  • Overall inclusivity: 86/100

2016 Presidential Election

Democratic Republican Other
71.4% 23.4% 5.2%

Arts, Culture, Entertainment, and Recreation

In the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains just outside of Los Angeles, Pasadena got the nickname “Crown of the Valley” for its vibrant culture and natural beauty. The city, home of Caltech University, is famous for hosting the annual Rose Bowl college football game and the Tournament of Roses Parade every year on New Year’s Day.

Pasadena boasts world-class performance art venues, and one of the most popular spots in the city is the world renowned Pasadena Playhouse. The venue earned the nickname the “State Theatre of California” for its role in the development of American theater and for showing a number of experimental and groundbreaking performances. Other distinguished performance arts venues in the city include the Ambassador Auditorium and the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden, each featuring the Pasadena Symphony and POPS at different times throughout the year.

Transportation

There are a number of public transportation options that service Pasadena. The Los Angeles Metro L Line provides light rail service between Pasadena and East Los Angeles. Bus service within the city of Pasadena is provided by Pasadena Transit. There are a number of other bus services that provide bus service to the surrounding area.

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.

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