Assisted Living in Escondido, CA

What does assisted living in Escondido, CA mean to you and your loved one?

Having your loved one in a Residential Care Facility in Escondido means having the peace of mind Assisted Living Options in Escondidothat they are receiving care in a comfortable & supervised community. In California, assisted living communities are licensed as Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly by the California Department of Social Services Community Care Licensing Division. RCFEs provide care, supervision and assistance with activities of daily living, such as bathing and grooming. They may also provide incidental medical services under special care plans.


FAQs on Assisted living in Escondido

Is assisted living costs covered by Medicaid or Medicare?

A number of costs associated with assisted living can be paid by Medicaid benefits. However, housing costs at an assisted living community are not covered by Medicaid. Care services provided at the community will probably be taken care of but if you are looking for financial aid for the housing fees, Medicaid will not help out. A lot of states have programs and waivers meant to help reduce assisted living housing expenses.

Ordinarily, Medicare cannot be used to take care of the expenses at an assisted living community. Medicare insurance is created to cover short term stays at hospitals or rehabilitation facilities and prescriptions and medicine with a begin and stop date. Should you be forced into an assisted living facility as a result of an incident or health issue, Medicare may cover your initial expenses should they be proposed or prescribed by a physician.

How expensive is the cost of assisted living care in California?

Cost of services may vary by facility however if you simply are trying to find an average for California, $4,500 every month is what Genworth reported for a state median as part of their most current survey of assisted living facilities in the USA.

What forms of care are generally standard in an assisted living facility?

As defined by the state, assisted living communities must offer you certain care services for their occupants to stay licensed. Although assisted living facilities change by state, you should expect these services to be made available for residents:

  • Nursing Care and Medical Services
  • Distribution of Medication
  • Emergency Call Systems
  • Dining Services and Meal Prep
  • Exercise and Social Activities

Are assisted living expenses tax deductible?

Many assisted living occupants are happy to learn that all or the majority of your assisted living expenditures are tax deductible. In accordance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) "long term care services" could be deducted as unreimbursed medical fees. For many residents, the complete monthly fee can be tax deductible.

Do assisted living facilities need to have a license?

Ahead of opening an assisted living community in California the care provider must proceed through a senior care licensing process. Inspectors will provide an in-person trip to the facility and a licensure exam must be taken and passed so regulators can ensure care providers are familiar with specifications that need to be met and maintained. All listings on our website are of licensed care providers.


The Facts about Assisted Living in Escondido, CA

In the 1990's Assisted living as it exists today started as an alternative elder care. These communities are for seniors who cannot live independently, and do not need the 24-hour medical care provided by a nursing home. These providers help seniors with the activities of daily living. Living in a Residential Care Facility can be described as a combination of independent housing, personal support services and healthcare. Other states may use similar terms to describe a Residential Care Facility, like congregate care, board & care and assisted living facilities.

Escondido, CA Assisted living Communities

There are 86 licensed Residential Care Facilities located in Escondido that may be a fit for you and your family. See a list below of Assisted living providers in Escondido. Assisted living providers in Escondido, range from smaller residential home settings to large, grand communities, most offering the same personal care services for your loved one.

The Escondido Area

Escondido is a growing suburb located in  San Diego's North County region. Cities surrounding Escondido include Poway, Ramona and Del Mar. The City of Escondido house numerous hiking trails and local recreational activities. Escondido will surely provide you and your loved one with all your needs.

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ActivCare 4S Ranch

10603 Rancho Bernardo Rd
San Diego, CA 92127

ActivCare 4S Ranch is a specialized memory care community offering a continuum of care, from early to late stages of Alzheimer’s and related dementias. The ActivCare program incorporates engaging activities...

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ActivCare Bressi Ranch

6255 Nygaard Street
Carlsbad, CA 92009

Nestled in a charming residential neighborhood near shops and across from a grand park, ActivCare Bressi Ranch is a specialized memory care community. Three levels of memory care are offered...

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ActivCare Mission Bay

2440 Grand Avenue
San Diego, CA 92109

ActivCare Mission Bay is designed exclusively for those with Alzheimer’s and related dementias. This vibrant memory care community features three levels of care to serve the residents’ changing needs and...

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Alta Vista Senior Living

2041 W. Vista Way
Vista, CA 92083

Boasting an award-winning senior care and Dining-by-Design program, Alta Vista Senior Living offers residents a uniquely vibrant living experience with innovative accommodations, an industry-leading activities program, a popular Transitions program...

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Fairwinds - Ivey Ranch

4490 Mesa Drive
Oceanside, CA 92056

You’ll feel the positive energy the moment you step into our lobby at Fairwinds - Ivey Ranch. North County’s most prestigious retirement community with resort style apartment living, elegant restaurant...

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Pacifica Senior Living Escondido

1351 E. Washington Ave
Escondido, CA 92027

Nestled in a quiet residential area, with convenient shopping. Residents, with their pets, enjoy retirement and assisted living. Each floor plan, from our roomy one bedroom to our efficient and...

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Pacifica Senior Living Oceanside

5508 Avenida Pacifica Way
Oceanside, CA 92057

Don't settle for ordinary. Escape to Pacifica Senior Living Oceanside, a luxury senior community in the greater San Diego Area. Our community offers independent living, assisted living, and memory care...

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Pacifica Senior Living Vista

760 East Bobier Drive
Vista, CA 92084

Delectable restaurant-style dining, daily fitness classes, and a host of organized activities are just the beginning of the fun that is waiting for you at Pacifica Senior Living Vista. We...

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Seacrest Village at Encinitas

211 Saxony Rd
Encinitas, CA 92024

This award-winning assisted living community features 40 beautifully appointed private apartments in a unique “neighborhood” design. A variety of floor plans with ocean, garden, koi pond and waterfall views are...

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The Meridian at Lake San Marcos

1177 San Marino Drive
San Marcos, CA 92078

The Meridian at Lake San Marcos offers a variety of independent living apartment home floor plans with spacious closets, well-appointed kitchens/baths, carpeting, window treatments and more to meet diverse tastes...

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Vi at La Jolla Village

8515 Costa Verde Blvd
San Diego, CA 92122

Vi at La Jolla Village features a beautifully appointed on-site care center that offers assisted living, memory support and skilled nursing care, with nurses on staff 24/7. Not to mention...

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Westmont of La Mesa

9000 Murray Dr
La Mesa, CA 91942

Our Assisted Living Program is focused on helping residents to maintain their full potential. Our team members seek to foster resident independence, not dependence, and are sensitive to respecting each...

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Westmont® Town Court

500 E. Valley Parkway
Escondido, CA 92025

Our Assisted Living Program is focused on helping residents to maintain their full potential. Our team members seek to foster resident independence, not dependence, and are sensitive to respecting each...

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Stellar Care

4518 54th Street
San Diego, CA 92115

At Stellar Care we specialize in Alzheimer's care and other dementia related conditions. Each care plan is individually designed to offer optimum care while maintaining a social connection, mental stimulation and...

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Catered Living at Chateau Lake San Marcos

1560 Circa del Lago
San Marcos, CA 92078

Embrace the Extraordinary! More than assisted living, Catered Living at Chateau Lake San Marcos offers a complete luxurious lifestyle. Personal services are the key aspect of Catered Living, ensuring total...

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La Vida Del Mar

850 Del Mar Downs Rd
Solana Beach, CA 92075

La Vida Del Mar delivers beautifully crafted, personal and supportive care in a setting like no other. The community’s licensed and accredited assisted living offers a comprehensive menu of personalized...

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La Vida Real

11588 Via Rancho San Diego
Rancho San Diego, CA 92019

La Vida Real’s licensed and accredited assisted living allows residents to live vibrant, engaged lifestyles while being fully supported. Friendly, dedicated and professional staff are available to help with daily...

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Silvergate Fallbrook

420 Elbrook Dr
Fallbrook, CA 92028

For more than 30 years, Silvergate has provided the award-winning care – from a tenured team of veteran nurses and caregivers – and the hands-on support that seniors and their...

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Silvergate Rancho Bernardo

16061 Avenida Venusto
San Diego, CA 92128

Locally owned and operated, Silvergate’s all-new luxury senior living community brings 30 years of award-winning care experience to Rancho Bernardo seniors without the huge, upfront buy-in. Amenities include: Two restaurants,...

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Silvergate San Marcos

1550 Security Place
San Marcos, CA 92078

For 25+ years, Silvergate has provided the award-winning care – from a tenured team of veteran nurses and caregivers – and the hands-on support that seniors and their families expect...

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Sungarden Terrace

2045 Skyline Dr
Lemon Grove, CA 91945

At Sungarden, our resident-centered approach is designed to provide the freedom for residents to live their lives the way they choose. Our community offers a home-like environment with compassionate team...

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Brookdale Carlsbad

3140 El Camino Real
Carlsbad, CA 92008

Brookdale’s Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC) are designed for those who choose to pursue their lifelong dreams in an engaging social environment. These retirement communities operate as either rental or...

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Brookdale Carmel Valley

13101 Hartfield Ave
San Diego, CA 92130

Brookdale’s Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC) are designed for those who choose to pursue their lifelong dreams in an engaging social environment. These retirement communities operate as either rental or...

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Brookdale Clairemont

5219 Clairemont Mesa Blvd
San Diego, CA 92117

Our Assisted Living Facilities are available in Brookdale’s freestanding senior living communities, and as part of a full continuum of care on a single campus. The Brookdale approach provides services...

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Brookdale Murrieta

24350 Jackson Ave
Murrieta, CA 92562

Our Assisted Living Facilities are available in Brookdale’s freestanding senior living communities, and as part of a full continuum of care on a single campus. The Brookdale approach provides services...

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