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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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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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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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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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236 Senior Apartments near Santa Clara, CA

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If you’re an active, independent older adult looking for senior housing in Santa Clara, senior citizen apartments in Santa Clara might be the right fit. Apartments for seniors typically don’t include personal care services, but may offer amenities, activities, and maintenance for a stress-free, social lifestyle.

A Place for Mom can help older adults navigate how to apply for senior housing in Santa Clara and consider their options. With 236 senior rentals in Santa Clara, CA, we can help you find the right apartment for your budget and lifestyle. Whether you’re looking for upscale Santa Clara 55-plus apartments or low-income senior apartments for rent in Santa Clara, A Place for Mom can simplify your search.

We are also serving top senior housing in surrounding neighborhoods like Birdland Neighbors, , and . You may also consider nearby communities such as Antioch, Brentwood or Concord.

Senior Apartments Facilities near Santa Clara, CA

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Pacific Gardens

2384 Pacific Drive, Santa Clara, CA 95051

4.3
(22 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

It feels like home.By choosing Pacific Gardens a family is assured that their loved one is well taken care of in a clean, comfortable home-like community. Pacific Gardens provides residents with nutritious fresh food, features engaging activities, and takes pride in their caring and competent...

Civic Center at Santa Clara

1375 Civic Center Dr, Santa Clara, CA 95050

(0 review)

1 Bed, 2 Bed

Pacifica Senior Living Union City

33883 Alvarado Niles Road, Union City, CA 94587

4.8
(211 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Pacifica Senior Living Union City is an assisted living senior community that is located in Union City, California. What makes our community unique is its program that is designed to enrich the body, mind, and soul. For the mind, Pacifica Senior Living Union City offers services such as...

Pacifica Senior Living San Leandro

348 W Juana Ave, San Leandro, CA 94577

4.9
(200 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed

Welcome Home to Pacifica Senior Living of San Leandro! We are located in the cozy downtown section of San Leandro below the Oakland foothills. With the cool evening breeze off the San Francisco Bay, you can sit outside in the patio courtyard and enjoy a beautiful Bay Area evening.Pacifica Senior...

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Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights

2361 E 29th Street, Oakland, CA 94606

4.3
(122 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

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...

Atria Burlingame

250 Myrtle Road, Burlingame, CA 94010

4.7
(125 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

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...

Atria Willow Glen

1660 Gaton Drive, San Jose, CA 95125

4.2
(81 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Atria Willow Glen provides all the comforts of home in a resort-like community. Invite family and friends to enjoy a walk through courtyards with lush landscaping and koi ponds, or take an outing to nearby downtown San Jose. Atria Willow Glen offers easy access to shopping, banks, medical...

The Village at Hayes Valley

624 Laguna Street, San Francisco, CA 94102

4.1
(56 reviews)

Studio, Semi-Private

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...

Atria Park of San Mateo

2883 South Norfolk Street, San Mateo, CA 94403

4.0
(57 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

For more than 20 years, Atria has served the families of San Mateo. With a continuing commitment to quality, the community is undergoing an extensive renovation to enhance its beauty and functionality. Once complete, residents will enjoy a host of exciting new spaces and amenities, including...

Atria Sunnyvale

175 East Remington Drive, Sunnyvale, CA 94087

4.2
(52 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Atria Sunnyvale is a welcoming assisted living community in a lovely, quiet neighborhood situated close to downtown Sunnyvale, California. Residents and their families can enjoy a stroll along winding walkways or relax in the beautifully landscaped courtyard. Or they may prefer to entertain...

Belmont Village San Jose

500 South Winchester Boulevard, San Jose, CA 95128

4.3
(49 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

Belmont Village of San Jose, California is located in a city that is renowned for its quality of life, beautiful climate, and variety of exciting cultural, recreational, educational and entertainment opportunities. The facility is ideally situated directly across the street from the famed...

Brookdale Tracy

355 West Grant Line Road, Tracy, CA 95376

4.1
(52 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

When you join our assisted living and memory care community in Tracy, Calif., you, as an assisted living resident, can jump into a busy social calendar and a life of leisure and independence while still receiving the personal assistance you need. Should your needs change over time, and you...

Atria Daly City

501 King Drive, Daly City, CA 94015

4.0
(51 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed

At Atria Daly City, you'll find a serene and welcoming senior community with all the comforts of home. Residents enjoy a diverse social calendar with an extensive continued learning program. Surrounded by beautiful wooded walkways, Atria Daly City provides views of the courtyard or of the...

Brookdale Redwood City

485 Woodside Road, Redwood City, CA 94061

3.7
(53 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Make the Most of Your Golden YearsOur warm and welcoming independent and assisted living community is nestled in one of the most scenic areas of the San Francisco Bay. With a convenient location between Palo Alto and San Mateo, you can embrace all the natural beauty and wonder California has to...

Atria Evergreen Valley

4463 San Felipe Road, San Jose, CA 95135

4.4
(45 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Atria Evergreen Valley 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. In choosing this community, our residents...

Belmont Village Sunnyvale

1039 East El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087

4.2
(39 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Semi-Private

The community of Belmont Village of Sunnyvale is conveniently located between San Jose and San Francisco, in the heart of Silicon Valley. The facility is situated in a prime residential area, assisted living residents have easy access to shopping, restaurants, healthcare facilities and places of...

Atria Valley View

1228 Rossmoor Parkway, Walnut Creek, CA 94595

4.4
(37 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

With the classic California ambiance of a Mission-style lodge, Atria Valley View is a vibrant assisted living community nestled in the hills of Walnut Creek, conveniently located near downtown, shopping, banking and the John Muir Medical Center.Recently redeveloped to create strong indoor-outdoor...

Merrill Gardens at Willow Glen

1420 Curci Drive, San Jose, CA 95126

4.1
(39 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Set in San Jose's Willow Glen neighborhood, Merrill Gardens at Willow Glen offers easy senior living in a modern building with large apartments. Enjoy the small-town feel and being within walking distance of outdoor cafes, coffee shops, boutiques and bookstores. The high-ceilinged, airy building...

Brookdale San Jose

1009 Blossom River Way, San Jose, CA 95123

4.2
(38 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

Experience the Good LifeWhile we are a continuing care retirement community (CCRC) in San Jose, California, you might get the impression you stumbled upon a family reunion when you show up on our doorstep for the first time. Our team will greet you with warm smiles and you’ll hear the sound of...

Atria Walnut Creek

1400 Montego, Walnut Creek, CA 94598

4.2
(37 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, 2 Bed, Semi-Private

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...

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Cost of senior apartments in Santa Clara, CA

The average cost of senior living in Santa Clara is $2,308 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Daly City, CA with an average of $1,450 per month.

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Discover the many ways to pay for senior living

Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

What are senior apartments?

Senior apartments offer a no-frills housing option for active and independent seniors. Units are often designed with senior-friendly features for accessibility, such as elevators and wide doorways. In general, senior apartments don’t provide health care services or daily assistance. Many senior apartments include:

  • Utilities
  • Home maintenance and repairs
  • Security
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Services for seniors in Santa Clara, California

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Senior activities

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

Financial assistance

In Santa Clara, 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

Santa Clara, California, is somewhat car dependent. Seniors can expect to need a car for some errands. Transit options in Santa Clara include bus services. Seniors may receive fare discounts. Santa Clara has robust biking infrastructure and is somewhat walkable.

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Health care

Santa Clara 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 O’Connor Hospital and Santa Clara Valley Medical Center.

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Senior activities

Santa Clara, California, is known for being the headquarters of technology companies, such as Intel, and home to Santa Clara University, the oldest university in California. Explore Intel Corp and Museum, California’s Great America, Triton Museum of art, and a variety of shopping, dining, entertainment, and more. Nature-loving seniors can stay active by strolling through Ulistac Natural Area or hitting the putting greens at Pruneridge Golf Club.

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Santa Clara, California

Cost of Living

Cost of living can be the big influence in determining what location works for your family. The rent burden for Santa Clara is about 21.5% of the average person’s monthly income. Monthly, the median rent in Santa Clara is $2,376 and the median price of a home in Santa Clara is around $831,602.

Demographics and Values

The current population of Santa Clara consists of 127,134 people. Santa Clara has a population density of 2,667 people per square mile. Demographically, Santa Clara is 41.6% Asian, 3.6% black, 0.3% Native American, 5.2% mixed race, 17.1% Hispanic, 0.7% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 42.1% white, and 6.5% other or not specified. Out of the total city population, 51.6% are male and 48.4% are female. The median age of Santa Clara is 34 years old. In terms of education, 13.9% have a high-school diploma, 26.8% have a graduate degree, and 57.0% have a college degree. In Santa Clara, 3.4% of the population are veterans. In Santa Clara, 7.4% have some form of disability, 7.7% live in poverty, 3.9% are widows, and 5.0% do not have health insurance.

State Information

An overview of California

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. Based on natural beauty, California ranks 5th in the nation. The quality of life enjoyed by the average California citizen is ranked 19th nation-wide. Additionally, California is ranked 7th by standards of healthcare. The state of California has 391 hospitals and 1,108 health centers, providing care to a population of 39,715,372. Mills-peninsula Medical Center, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, and And Santa Monica’s UCLA Medical Center and Orthopedic Hospital are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.

Social demographics of the state

Thirty-one percent of California residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state’s 23,558 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-20%, Mainline Protestant-10%, and Historically Black Protestant-2%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-2%, Buddhist-2%, and Hindu-2%. In California there are 395 masonic lodges. During the latest presidential election, 32% voted for the Republican candidate while 62% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state has a median age of 37 and 26% of its population being over the age of 55. In terms of diversity, California ranks 1st in the nation and is considered very LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

On average, the state receives 2.04 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in December with an average of 16.26 inches of precipitation a month. The average humidity across the state is 61%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 81% in the month of July. 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. During the winter, the average temperature in California drops to around 47F. The average high winter temperature is around 76F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 8F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to 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. 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, California poppy, California juniper, and western cypress. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the black bears, the snakes, the cougars, or the coyotes. The state animal of California is the California grizzly bear.

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