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There are 6 assisted living facilities in El Cajon, CA and 30 assisted living facilities nearby.
Situated in El Cajon, Shaded Arbor Groveland Terrace offers seniors a place to receive services and care within an inviting and home-like setting.
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Situated in El Cajon, Parkway Gardens Retirement Care Home offers seniors a place to receive services and care within an inviting and home-like setting.
A provider of supportive living options, Caring Corner Independent Living offers services and amenities El Cajon seniors seeking an inviting environment.
This assisted living community is beautifully located just minutes from Wells Park, Walmart, and popular restaurants. The facility has a nice manicured lawn, and the property is clean throughout. The furniture seems a bit dated, but there are a lot of upgrades such as modern lighting and sophisticated décor make this...Read more Lo-Har Senior Living reviews
This place is terrible! The food is cheap and unhealthy. They do not clean the rooms, the staff is rude, Marco, to the seniors, Papa will not do anything for seniors he does not like. The staff acts like they hate their jobs. They make the seniors feel like they can not ask for anything. One of if not the worst pl...Read more Parkway Gardens Retirement Care Home reviews
Nestled into a valley and surrounded by mountains, El Cajon, or “The Drawer” in Spanish, was once part of a Mexican land grant that was made in 1845. An official city since 1912, El Cajon is now a booming city that boasts highly-organized developments started by the residents themselves.
The strong sense of community spirit, small town charm and absolutely perfect weather makes assisted living in El Cajon great for seniors looking into long-term residential options.
Residents of assisted living in El Cajon have many different entertainment and shopping options at the city’s many retail centers, which also offer dining and movie-viewing options. One such center is Westfield Parkway Shopping Mall, considered to be one of the best malls in San Diego County.
There are over 15 parks in the city, perfect for simple walks or relaxing picnics. The largest of these, Prescott Promenade, serves as the center of most of the city’s activities, such as the Concerts on the Green and the Mother Goose Parade.
Every month, seniors can look forward to First Fridays in Downtown El Cajon, where participating establishments showcase their wares and services. Another regular annual event hosted by the city is the Cajon Classic Cruise, a car show which features more than 500 classic, custom and hot rod cars and motorcycles, complemented with live entertainment.
To take a break from all the excitement, a visit to the San Diego County Library El Cajon Branch or the Air Group One (CAF) aircraft museum are both great locations. The Wells Senior Center is an ideal place to meet up with other seniors, and activities such as senior golf, senior softball and duplicate Bridge are only a few of the events that promote health, well-being and camaraderie among residents of assisted living in El Cajon.
Seniors can sit back and enjoy assisted living in El Cajon knowing that first-class medical facilities are conveniently within reach. Alvarado Hospital is the first in the western United States to be awarded a dual certification as a Primary Stroke Center and a Gold Seal of Approval™ stroke rehabilitation program.
Located in nearby La Mesa is Sharp Grossmont Hospital. The largest healthcare facility in East San Diego County, Sharp Gross Mont Hospital is known for its excellent services pertaining to heart care, orthopedics and robotic surgery, as well as its state-of-the-art emergency room.
The Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) is the main public transportation service in San Diego County. The MTS Bus (San Diego Transit Corporation) and MTS Rail (San Diego Trolley) give El Cajon commuters the chance to get off at Amtrak stations, or to take connecting buses going outside of the city. They also have a paratransit program called MTS Access that is a lift-equipped curb-to-curb service.
Residents of assisted living in El Cajon benefit from that simple yet supportive atmosphere that the senior living communities in the area provide. For more information on local housing, visit our El Cajon Assisted Living page.
Written by senior housing staff writer.
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