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We draw on over 30 years experience in the senior living industry, so we understand family issues and all of the living and care alternatives that are available.
Your Unique Situation
Obviously, each individual senior and family represents a unique scenario that must be understood. You have certain known and specific needs and desires but there may also be assessments made by health professionals in order to round out your complete story. Location will be important. Whether your family is researching Board and Care Homes in San Diego, Assisted Living in Oceanside or Memory Care in Carlsbad, you will need to consider the competing realities of physical and medical needs, as well as, desires, preferences, lifestyles and financial matters.
There will be lots of options, but they will not all work.
After considering all of your own wants and needs, as well as, known licensing of individual facilities and residential homes in the local area, it is finally possible to review realistic options. In fact, you will likely have a number of viable options that cover a wide range of services and styles.
The matrix of senior care and senior facilities available in Southern California is vast and complex. Many feasible senior living options are available in different settings, i.e. large communities or small residential homes. Sometimes a typical home residence is a best fit. But, in many other cases the amenities and activities of a larger community will be the obvious choice, especially for active seniors.
While there are thousands of solutions, realities of licensing, cost, and your needs will significantly narrow the search.
Your goal will be to find the best fit.
You've probably heard of assisted living, nursing facilities and memory care. These are general classifications. However, individual business and organization models create an assortment of capabilities and styles that may or may not fall cleanly into these typical classifications. A particular operation and home may cross several boundaries.
You will want to know the different types of facilities or homes in your target area. You'll need to be familiar with the type of residents that are typically living at these homes and what type of care and resources are available.
Review the various classifications of senior living alternatives in San Diego area…⇓