Information About Assisted Living Facility in Dublin
Dublin sits at the crossroads of the growing Tri-Valley region, located on the eastern side of the San Francisco Bay Hills. With its mild valley climate, ideal for seniors looking for assisted living, Dublin is a city where quality programs, healthy lifestyles and recreational experiences are an important part of the city’s mission.
The Dublin Senior Center
keeps seniors active year-round with programs and activities such as monthly casino and sightseeing trips; writing, book and quilting groups; weekly games of Mah Jong, Ping Pong, Poker and Bridge; and a variety of wellness, dance and computer classes. Many of the programs are free or have a small charge. Living in the shopping destination for the Tri-Valley area gives residents of assisted living in Dublin
access to unlimited shopping within a short distance. Dublin has many major retail centers
, neighborhood shopping centers
and specialty stores. Hacienda Crossings
is a retail and entertainment center with movies at the Regal Hacienda Crossings Stadium 20
and a great selection of restaurants such as Applebee’s, Macaroni Grill and the Black Angus Steak House.
While there are many annual community activities in which to participate, residents of assisted living in Dublin
celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in true Dublin-er style. The city hosts a three-day weekend celebrating all that is Irish with over 100 craft booths, an international food court, three stages of Irish entertainment, an Irish Tea Cottage, green pancakes at the Annual Firefighter's Pancake Breakfast, the Dublin Lions Club Parade with bagpipes and other events throughout the weekend. The neighboring Livermore Valley wine
country, one of California’s oldest wine regions, is a must for wine lovers. The Valley is the leading wine-making region in the state and has produced award-winning Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay for over six decades.
Dublin Medical Facilities
Just a short drive from Dublin in neighboring San Ramon, the San Ramon Regional Medical Center
is known for its advanced inpatient, outpatient and emergency services. With the resources of a full-service hospital and emergency staff experienced in diagnosing and treating heart conditions, seniors and their families can be assured of excellent emergency medical care when needed. For urgent care needs, the Palo Alto Medical Foundation – Dublin Center
offers residents of assisted living in Dublin
the best in healthcare with state-of-the-art medical equipment and latest in information technology.
Getting around the city is easy with the use of “Wheels
,” the local bus system operated by the Tri-Valley communities of Dublin, Livermore and Pleasanton. Bay Area Rapid Transit, better known as BART, offers a convenient light rail connection to San Francisco. Discounted fares are offered to seniors enjoying assisted living in Dublin
. The Dial-A-Ride and Para-Taxi programs
ensure that seniors with disabilities have accessible transportation for a nominal charge. Sitting at the crossroads of the growing Tri-Valley region, the progressive and prosperous city of Dublin offers the best in amenities and convenience to seniors looking for assisted living homes. For more information on local housing options, see our Dublin Assisted Living
page. Written by senior housing writer Karen Tom.
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