19 Assisted Living Facilities near Corte Madera, CA

2 Assisted Living Facilities in Corte Madera, CA

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Aegis of Corte Madera

Provides: Assisted Living
5555 Paradise Drive, Corte Madera, CA 94925
"I went to a place called Aegis of Corte Madera. It was very attractive and spacious. There were lots of lights. The rooms were very nice. There were singles and doubles. Everything looked very..." More

A Loving Touch Care Home Ii

Provides: Assisted Living
310 Golden Hind Passage, Corte Madera, CA 94925

17 Assisted Living Facilities near Corte Madera, CA

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Brookdale San Pablo

Provides: Assisted Living
13956 San Pablo Avenue, San Pablo, CA 94806
"My original visit at Brookdale, they were not prepared for me, but they quickly made an effort and gave an impromptu tour, and I just wanted to see what the facility looked like. The activities..." More

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AlmaVia of San Rafael

Provides: Assisted Living
515 Northgate Drive, San Rafael, CA 94903
"AlmaVia of San Rafael was very nice. There were lots of residents about, so it seemed very social. The facilities were very well kept and up-to-date. The residents were very happy. The staff was..." More

The Redwoods

Provides: Assisted Living
40 40 Camino Alto, Mill Valley, CA 94941
"The Redwoods was a beautiful place. The staff was amazing. There were tons of activities to do, and it was in a convenient location. We saw a studio. It was nice, it had a balcony, but it didn't..." More

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Drake Terrace

Provides: Assisted Living
275 Los Ranchitos Road, San Rafael, CA 94903
"Drake Terrace was a very nice place. It would probably be our second choice for the waiting list. It is a little farther from the area we wanted to be in, but it is very nice. We like this place...." More

Villa Marin

Provides: Assisted Living
100 THORNDALE DRIVE, San Rafael, CA 94903
"Villa Marin has been a Godsend to my family member who was in dire straits before moving into the skilled nursing unit. Since her transfer there, she has had exemplary care by the nursing staff. ..." More

Heritage on the Marina

Provides: Assisted Living
3400 Laguna St., San Francisco, CA 94123
"I saw Heritage on the Marina for the fourth time now. It’s a three-tiered community with independent living, assisted living, and skilled nursing. I like the cleanliness, the friendliness, the..." More

Nazareth House

Provides: Assisted Living
245 NOVA ALBION WAY, San Rafael, CA 94903
"My grandmother and mother lived here, and my father currently lives here. I cannot imagine a staff of more caring people. This is the easiest 5-star review I have ever given. " More

Marin Terrace

Provides: Assisted Living
297 MILLER AVENUE, Mill Valley, CA 94941
"Marin Terrace has the most courteous staff and secure place. They gave me the peace of mind that my Dad is in good hands and he is. " More

St. Michael's Extended Care

Provides: Assisted Living
416 4th Street, San Rafael, CA 94901
"My sister is a resident of St Michael's, and the place is fine. They have activities like knitting, art classes, and things like that. They provide three meals a day and take care of people. The..." More

Rose'S Quality Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
One Roosevelt Avenue, San Rafael, CA 94903
"Rose's Residential Care Facility was just a house and was very cheap behind the civic center. They were all Spanish, and I couldn’t understand anything anybody said. Most of them are Filipinos and..." More

Harmony House

Provides: Assisted Living
233 West End Avenue, San Rafael, CA 94901

St. Anne’s Home for the Aged

Provides: Assisted Living
300 LAKE STREET, San Francisco, CA 94118

Damenik'S Home

Provides: Assisted Living
331 30Th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94121

Schon Hyme Rest Home

Provides: Assisted Living
25 Villa Avenue, San Rafael, CA 94901

Stephanie Draper House

Provides: Assisted Living
51 San Pablo Avenue, San Rafael, CA 94903

Bretano House 1

Provides: Assisted Living
665 Rosal Way, San Rafael, CA 94903

Comforting Hands Forever,Llc

Provides: Assisted Living
73 Golden Hinde Blvd, San Rafael, CA 94903

Assisted Living near Corte Madera, CA

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Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Corte Madera

  • Review of Aegis of Corte Madera

    I went to a place called Aegis of Corte Madera. It was very attractive and spacious. There were lots of lights. The rooms were very nice. There were singles and doubles. Everything looked very nice... Read more

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  • Review of Aegis of Corte Madera

    We chose Aegis of Corte Madera for my mother because it was to my mother’s liking. It was a beautiful place and close to where we live. They offer lots of activities, like movies, lectures, games, ... Read more

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  • Review of Aegis of Corte Madera

    I would love to be in Aegis of Corte Madera, but it's like wanting a Cadillac you can't afford. I had a delicious lunch there. It's gorgeous. The dining room, the food, and everything I saw was ver... Read more

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Corte Madera

Corte Madera is a very small hamlet tucked into a corner of the Marin Headlands, overlooking the San Francisco Bay Area, within walking distance of both San Quentin and the Golden Gate Bridge. A little over 9,800 people live in Corte Madera, 17.5 percent of them seniors age 65 and over.

At least 19 assisted living facilities operate in and around Corte Madera for local seniors. All assisted living facilities in town, like residential care facilities across the state, are licensed through the California Department of Social Services' Community Care Licensing Division.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Corte Madera

  • The weather in Corte Madera is warmer and more variable than in nearby San Francisco. Summer highs on the leeward side of the Coastal Range average 81 degrees, while winter lows average a steady 42. The relatively warm ocean nearby sends 35 inches of rain inland a year, which can trigger the surrounding headlands to blossom and raise the allergy count, which may be an issue for some seniors with asthma.
  • The cost of living in Corte Madera can be quite high. This part of the Bay has a median home cost of over $1.3 million, and the cost of living across all categories of expenses averages three times the national rate. Healthcare is much less expensive in Corte Madera, where seniors pay an average of 8 percent less for hospital and practitioner care than the national average.
  • Crime rates in Corte Madera are less than one-third the national figures across all categories reported. Violent crime is even less common than property crimes, such as theft.
  • Marin Transit provides much of the public transportation in Corte Madera. Discount fares are available for seniors and riders with mobility issues, and dial-a-ride service may be available with same-day booking. Seniors who would like to travel elsewhere in the Bay Area can do so on the buses and trains operated by Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART), which connects all of the communities in the region, from San Jose in the south to Solano County in the north.
  • The Corte Madera area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Marin General Hospital and Kentfield Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
  • Corte Madera is part of Marin County, which is a member of the AARP Network of Age-Friendly Communities, meaning that its elected leadership “has made the commitment to actively work toward making their town, city or county a great place for people of all ages,” according to AARP.


Paying for Assisted Living in Corte Madera

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in California

$4,995.00 San Rafael
$4,233.00 San Francisco
$4,000.00 US
$2,997.00 San Pablo

Assisted Living costs in Corte Madera start around $0 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.

It’s important to note that assisted living rates in Corte Madera and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.

Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Corte Madera

Seniors in Corte Madera who need help covering some or all of the cost of assisted living may be able to sign up for Medi-Cal, California's state-run Medicaid program.

Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in California page. Financial Assistance in California Financial Assistance in California

More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living

While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:

  • Veterans Benefits
  • Life Insurance Policy
  • Long-Term Care Insurance
  • Reverse Mortgage

For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in California page.


Free Assisted Living Resources in Corte Madera

Corte Madera and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.

To see a list of free assisted living resources in Corte Madera, please visit our Assisted Living in California page.


Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Corte Madera

Corte Madera-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in California are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in California page for more information about these laws.

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