San Francisco Assisted Living

There are 43 Assisted Living Facilities in San Francisco, CA and 30 Assisted Living Facilities nearby. The average cost of Assisted Living in San Francisco, CA is $4,000 per month.

Average Cost: $4,000

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  • Oakmont of Mariner Point

    Oakmont of Mariner Point

    Alameda, CA 94501 7.9 miAssisted Living, Independent Living
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    If an active lifestyle is what you desire, you'll feel at home in Oakmont of Mariner Point.

  • Atria Daly City

    Atria Daly City

    Daly City, CA 94015 8.6 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    Atria Daly City is a unique senior living community offering outstanding care and support in comfortable and affordable surroundings.

  • The Point at Rockridge

    The Point at Rockridge

    Oakland, CA 94611 10.0 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    With breathtaking views and friendly people everywhere you look, and a variety of excellent care options, The Point at Rockridge is a premier senior community in the Bay Area.

  • Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights

    Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights

    Oakland, CA 94606 10.7 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    Meeting both physical and spiritual needs, Pacifica Senior Living Oakland Heights offers services for independent living, assisted living and Alzheimer's or memory care.

  • Woodpark

    Woodpark

    Oakland, CA 94602 11.1 miAssisted Living, Memory Care
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    Woodpark, located in Oakland, provides seniors with a selection of amenities to encourage an enjoyable senior living experience.

  • Marymount Greenhills Retirement Center

    Marymount Greenhills Retirement Center

    Millbrae, CA 94030 12.2 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Marymount Greenhills Retirement Center, located in Millbrae, provides seniors with a selection of amenities to encourage an enjoyable senior living experience.

  • Sunrise of Burlingame

    Sunrise of Burlingame

    Burlingame, CA 94010 12.8 miAssisted Living, Hospice Care, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    Sunrise of Burlingame is a brand-new community that offers a homelike setting and individualized services for seniors who require assistance to remain independent and active.

  • Brookdale San Pablo

    Brookdale San Pablo

    San Pablo, CA 94806 13.5 miAssisted Living, Respite Care
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    Brookdale San Pablo is a premier assisted living community located in the beautiful coastal town of San Pablo, just five minutes from San Francisco Bay.

  • Sunrise of Oakland Hills

    Sunrise of Oakland Hills

    Oakland, CA 94619 13.6 miAssisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    Sunrise of Oakland Hills, located in Oakland, provides exceptional assisted living and Alzheimer's care tailored to the needs of our individual senior residents.

  • Atria Burlingame

    Atria Burlingame

    Burlingame, CA 94010 14.0 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    The charming ambiance of Atria Burlingame makes everyone who steps foot in our charming senior living community feel right at home.

  • Carlton Plaza of San Leandro

    Carlton Plaza of San Leandro

    San Leandro, CA 94577 14.6 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Retirement Communities
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    Easy living in a welcoming community awaits seniors at the Carlton Plaza of San Leandro, a community that caters to seniors at all stages of retirement and health care needs.

  • Marymount Villa Retirement Center

    Marymount Villa Retirement Center

    San Leandro, CA 94577 14.7 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Marymount Villa, located in San Leandro, provides seniors with a selection of amenities to encourage an enjoyable senior living experience.

  • Pacifica Senior Living San Leandro

    Pacifica Senior Living San Leandro

    San Leandro, CA 94577 14.8 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    Located in a cozy downtown section of San Leandro below the Oakland foothills, Pacifica Senior Living San Leandro offers both independent living and assisted living services.

  • The Stratford

    The Stratford

    San Mateo, CA 94401 15.6 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Retirement Communities
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    At The Stratford you find elegance, independence and comfort nestled right next to San Mateo's 16-acre Central Park and close to shopping, dining and services.

  • Sunrise of San Mateo

    Sunrise of San Mateo

    San Mateo, CA 94402 15.9 miAssisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    Sunrise of San Mateo offers a homelike environment for assisted living and Alzheimer's care. Located just minutes from downtown, it's close to restaurants, shopping and churches.

  • Pinole Senior Village

    Pinole Senior Village

    Pinole, CA 94564 16.8 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Retirement Communities
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    Pinole Senior Village provides quality affordable retirement living, assisted living and memory care in a setting that's as comforting and enriching as it is convenient.

  • Atria Hillsdale

    Atria Hillsdale

    San Mateo, CA 94403 17.4 miAssisted Living, Hospice Care, Independent Living, Memory Care, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    An inviting assisted living and memory care community only 20 minutes from San Francisco, Atria Hillsdale offers convenient access to a variety of local amenities and services.

  • Merrill Gardens at Lafayette

    Merrill Gardens at Lafayette

    Lafayette, CA 94549 18.6 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    Come discover for yourself why Merrill Gardens at Lafayette was named Best of 50+ Silver Winner by the National Association of Home Builders in 2013!

  • Sunrise of Belmont

    Sunrise of Belmont

    Belmont, CA 94002 19.4 miAssisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    With shopping and dining right across the street, Sunrise of Belmont offers both an ideal location and skilled services for all of its' residents.

  • Casa Sandoval

    Casa Sandoval

    Hayward, CA 94541 19.7 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Casa Sandoval, located in Hayward, provides seniors with a selection of amenities to encourage an enjoyable senior living experience.

  • Atria Valley View

    Atria Valley View

    Walnut Creek, CA 94595 20.4 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    The Atria Valley View retirement community offers high-quality independent and assisted senior living in the San Francisco Bay Area.

  • Atria Park of Lafayette

    Atria Park of Lafayette

    Lafayette, CA 94549 20.5 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Retirement Communities
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    With panoramic views of Mount Diablo, spacious common areas, extensive walking paths and a fountain courtyard, Atria Park of Lafayette provides a naturally elegant setting.

  • Chateau Pleasant Hill I & II

    Chateau Pleasant Hill I & II

    Pleasant Hill, CA 94523 21.8 miAssisted Living, Hospice Care, Independent Living, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    At Chateau Pleasant Hill I & II, located in scenic and tranquil Pleasant Hill, seniors can choose their desired lifestyle of independent or assisted living.

  • Chateau III

    Chateau III

    Pleasant Hill, CA 94523 22.5 miAssisted Living, Memory Care
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    At Chateau III, a full range of senior lifestyles are offered amongst a scenic landscape and near a vibrant downtown with shopping and restaurants.

  • Atria Walnut Creek

    Atria Walnut Creek

    Walnut Creek, CA 94598 22.5 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Respite Care, Retirement Communities
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    Find an active and carefree lifestyle at Atria Walnut Creek, where a diverse social calender and host of amenities awaits seniors seeking independent and assisted living.

  • Brookdale San Ramon

    Brookdale San Ramon

    San Ramon, CA 94583 23.1 miAssisted Living, Respite Care
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    Offering a life without chores or yard work, Brookdale San Ramon provides the highest level of service and care available for assisted living.

  • Sunrise of Walnut Creek

    Sunrise of Walnut Creek

    Walnut Creek, CA 94598 23.5 miAssisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    Located in the East Bay Area not far from Oakland, Sunrise of Walnut Creek provides compassionate care to residents of its assisted living community and Alzheimer's care programs.

  • Brookdale Redwood City

    Brookdale Redwood City

    Redwood City, CA 94061 23.6 miAssisted Living, Independent Living, Retirement Communities
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    Brookdale Redwood City is an independent and assisted living community just minutes way from popular shopping and dining.

  • Brookdale Danville Diablo Road

    Brookdale Danville Diablo Road

    Danville, CA 94526 24.3 miAssisted Living
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    With its resort-style setting and simulating atmosphere, Brookdale Danville Diablo Road is the ideal community for seniors, who are active or in need of supportive services to remain independent.

  • Sunrise of Danville

    Sunrise of Danville

    Danville, CA 94526 24.4 miAssisted Living, Memory Care, Respite Care
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    Conveniently located in the San Francisco Bay Area, Sunrise of Danville is a warm, inviting and compassionate senior community offering the best in assisted living and Alzheimer's care.

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Information About Assisted Living in San Francisco

Information About Assisted Living in San Francisco

San Francisco, CaliforniaSan Francisco, popularly known as “The City by the Bay,” is the recognized financial, commercial and cultural capital of the larger metropolitan Bay Area.

Seniors who choose assisted living in San Francisco will love the colorful mix of people and places artistically thrown in with the city’s rolling hills and famous landmarks.

The climate itself is mild all year round, with moderate temperatures and rare snowfall, which makes San Francisco the perfect place for seniors looking to enjoy assisted living.

San Francisco Recreation

Residents of assisted living in San Francisco need not look far to be entertained, as areas of interest are usually within walking distance. The San Francisco Zoo, one of the top ten in America, showcases more than 1,000 animals including snow leopards and a rare white tiger.

If one cares for a ride, there is always the city’s acclaimed Cable Car system, globally recognized as a historical attraction in itself. This moving landmark services a 10-mile radius around the city, where diverse ethnic cultures are displayed throughout a variety of shops, restaurants, cafés and bars.

San Francisco Activities

San Francisco is renowned for its undying festive spirit, thanks to the thriving cultural mix of both local and foreign cultures. The city is home to the largest Chinese community in the U.S., and Chinatown’s week-long Chinese New Year festival is one thing that seniors enjoying assisted living in San Francisco should not miss, with its exotic parades and cultural programs.

In September, residents of assisted living communities will especially welcome the San Francisco Shakespeare Festival near Golden Gate Park’s Conservatory of Flowers. Best of all, seniors get the chance to walk down memory lane during the San Francisco Fall Antiques Show and International Vintage Poster Fair in October.

San Francisco Medical Facilities

Residents of senior living communities can find many health centers in the city that will cater to their special needs. San Francisco General Hospital is the major public facility in the area, and the largest general acute care hospital. It is a Level I trauma center, and most importantly, home to an Acute Care for Elders (ACE) unit, a special treatment wing designed to meet the unique medial needs of seniors.

The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Medical Center is ranked among the top 10 hospitals in the country, and has various branches and clinics scattered around the city, including a Senior Medical Center, making it accessible for any resident of assisted living in San Francisco.

San Francisco Transportation

Aside from being the financial and commercial capital, the city is also a hub for the region’s transportation with access to most other cities within the San Francisco Bay Area. Besides the famous cable cars, buses and trains are also available.

For outside travel, residents of assisted living in San Francisco can take the national Amtrak rail service, which grants discounts to elderly passengers, or CalTrain, the local rail line which goes as far south as San Jose. Ferry services are also offered to get residents and visitors alike across the bay to Oakland and Berkeley.

Cost of Assisted Living in San Francisco

Assisted living in San Francisco is generally more expensive than the rest of California. Seniors can expect to pay $51,000* per year for a single-occupancy, one-bedroom assisted living unit. Assisted living costs in San Francisco range from $2,250 to $7,500 per month, depending on the size, quality and location of the facility. The median monthly rate is $4,250, about $750 more per month than California as a whole.

Find Assisted Living in San Francisco

San Francisco is an ideal place to provide magic and excitement into your loved one’s life. Find an assisted living community for your loved one on our San Francisco Assisted Living page.

*Genworth Financial 2011 Cost of Care Survey.

Written by senior housing staff writer.

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San Francisco, CA Assisted Living Costs

San Francisco, CA Assisted Living Costs

The median cost of Assisted Living in San Francisco is $4,000 per month. Assisted Living costs range from $998 to $8,445 depending on location and other factors.

Cost of Assisted Living Facilities near San Francisco, CA

CityMinimumMaximumMedian
San Jose, CA$2,400$6,588$4,000
San Francisco, CA$998$8,445$4,000
Fresno, CA$2,800$4,800$3,750
Sacramento, CA$1,300$7,380$3,350
Stockton, CA$933$5,920$2,905
Reno, NV$2,500$4,500$3,250
Modesto, CA$981$4,500$3,456
Santa Rosa, CA$2,600$5,984$4,250
Salinas, CA$3,200$5,500$4,500
Sunnyvale, CA$2,400$6,588$4,000
Source: Genworth - 2013

Cost of Assisted Living in California

Most assisted living communities in California charge a monthly fee that covers room, board, daily services and accommodations. Residents pay for assisted living care using personal savings and resources, but may take advantage of long-term care insurance, life insurance or annuities to help shoulder the cost.

Because California assisted living facilities are considered non-medical, Medicare and Medi-Cal provide only limited support. But as of March 1, 2009 the Centers for Medicaid & Medicare services renewed the Assisted Living Waiver (ALW) to provide benefits to seniors who are both Medi-Cal and nursing home eligible.

Since its renewal in March 1, 2014 for another five years, ALW extended its Medi-Cal benefits to qualified seniors living in assisted care in the counties of Los Angeles, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Sonoma, Fresno, San Bernardino, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Alameda, Contra Costa, Kern, Orange, and Riverside.