66 Assisted Living Facilities near Downey, CA

6 Assisted Living Facilities in Downey, CA

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Lakewood Park Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
12045 Lakewood Boulevard, Downey, CA 90242
"They are such a big help in our community and they are care for the seniors and they make sure they have everything they need for comfortable assisted living." More

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Downey Retirement Center

Provides: Assisted Living
11500 Dolan Avenue, Downey, CA 90241
"My mom likes Downey Retirement Center. She likes the food at lot. She likes everybody. She said all of them are polite. They are always there when she asks assistance. They have a lot of activities..." More

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The Villa Senior Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
12565 Downey Avenue, Downey, CA 90241
"Villa is where my dad is going to go. Staff member David was really professional and very helpful. He answered all my questions and knew what to ask and what to say and how to handle situations...." More

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Delightful Aging

Provides: Assisted Living
9223 Brookshire Ave, Downey, CA 90240
"You’ll find that our assisted living communities have a warm and friendly environment that celebrates your individuality. Recognizing that each new resident has a unique needs, we’re here to..." More

Country Inn of Downey

Provides: Assisted Living
11111 MYRTLE ST., Downey, CA 90241
"I have toured this facility. It is assisted living. Located on a nice, safe street. Clean and well maintained, non-ordorous. Resident's seem to be active doing things as you walk in. The..." More

Dolan Home For The Elderly

Provides: Assisted Living
11403 Horton Avenue, Downey, CA 90241

60 Assisted Living Facilities near Downey, CA

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Caring Star 2016

Brookdale Uptown Whittier

Provides: Assisted Living
13250 E Philadelphia St, Whittier, CA 90601
"Brookdale Uptown Whittier was very lovely, and the gentleman I talked to was very lovely also, he couldn't have been nicer. The place is very posh, it used to be the William Penn Hotel, so it's..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Oakmont of Whittier

Provides: Assisted Living
13617 Whittier Blvd., Whittier, CA 90605
"Oakmont of Whittier was wonderful. The staff was very nice, considerate, and helpful. They also answered my questions and provided the information I needed. They have all of the amenities and they..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Brookdale Central Whittier

Provides: Assisted Living
8101 Painter Ave, Whittier, CA 90602
"I visited Brookdale. I really liked the fact that it did not look like an institution. I liked the fact that it had anytime dining and liked the availability of everything. The room looked like a..." More

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Sunrise of La Palma

Provides: Assisted Living
5321 La Palma Avenue, La Palma, CA 90623
"My mother-in-law loves Sunrise of La Palma. They provide three meals a day. The staff members are excellent and very sweet. My mother-in-law loves the people that work there. They have the ability..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Whittier Glen Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
10615 Jordan Road, Whittier, CA 90603
"My dad is in Brookdale Casa Whittier, and I love it. He is happy there. It is very small and quaint. The dining area is very nice, and it looks like you are going into a restaurant. " More

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Mom & Dad's House

Provides: Assisted Living
4340 Conquista Ave., Lakewood, CA 90713
"The one that we’re considering right now is called Mom & Dad's House. They’re wonderful. It’s a great place. I like it. I visited several other facilities that were assisted living and one..." More

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Palmcrest Grand Retirement

Provides: Assisted Living
3503 Cedar Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807
"Wow!! That's all I can say. We went to visit my aunt who has been living there for 4 months and her room was so nice I wish I lived here! There are also tons of social events everyday and the food..." More

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Our Hands Care

Provides: Assisted Living
3721 Linden Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807
"I am happy with Our Hands Care Home where my mom is living. It has 6 beds, and I'm very happy with the way it's being run there. The staff is very good and attentive to my mother, they do what I..." More

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Woodruff Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
16409 Woodruff Avenue, Bellflower, CA 90706
"Woodruff Care Home couldn't be nicer. The staff couldn't be more helpful and friendly. I don't have enough nice things to say about it. It's clean, neat, and I haven't seen anything disparaging at..." More

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Simla Villas Bellflower

Provides: Assisted Living
16623 Ardmore Avenue, Bellflower, CA 90706
"I thought this place was great. Clean, smelled good, the staff was very helpful. Its a great social environment for my mom. i like that its a 15 bed so its not so small but not too big either. The..." More

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Posada Whittier

Provides: Assisted Living
8120 S. Painter Avenue, Whittier, CA 90602
"I went to Posada with my mother. She did not like the wallpaper because everything was so dark, and she didn’t feel comfortable. They need to lighten the place up. The posters and all the..." More

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The Chateau of Long Beach

Provides: Assisted Living
3100 East Artesia Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90805
"FIVE STARS in every category! CLEAN & QUAINT! Decor has wonderful personality and ambiance. Ran by a staff of friendly and caring individuals. A tight ship, for example the food is good and..." More

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Rise N' Shine Villa II

Provides: Assisted Living
5203 Josie Ave, Lakewood, CA 90713
"I went to visit Rise N’ Shine for a visit, and I was not impressed at all. It was more like a home setting, and when I walked in, their caretakers were sitting on the couch, and it was not very..." More

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Buena Park Guest Home

Provides: Assisted Living
8432 San Marino Drive, Buena Park, CA 90620
"I had a tour didn't like the place. Not too clean. The person in charge lacks English. Communication was difficult. " More

Whittier Cottage

Provides: Assisted Living
10657 Jordan Road, Whittier, CA 90603
"Whittier Cottage is an assisted living community, located in Whittier, CA 90603. Assisted living facilities provide care to elderly people who need help with daily tasks such as meal preparation,..." More

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Moms and Dads

Provides: Assisted Living
6177 Norstadt Way, Buena Park, CA 90620
"Moms and Dads is a Care Home that offers personalized, compassionate care to residents with varying levels of assistance. We take pride in everything we do, from the meals and cleanliness of our..." More

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Villa Celerina

Provides: Assisted Living
19208 Sheryl Avenue, Cerritos, CA 90703
"At Villa Celerina, we believe that a home needs more than walls and a roof. Our caring and helpful staff is available 24 hours a day to make our house your home. Services Nutrition Three..." More

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Rise N' Shine Villa

Provides: Assisted Living
3351 McNab Ave., Long Beach, CA 90808
"Rise N' Shine Villa located in Long Beach offers seniors a place to call home. Staff are on service 24 hours a day. There are activities appropriate for seniors with Alzheimer’s disease and..." More

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Monaco Crest Guest Home

Provides: Assisted Living
15225 Metropol Drive, Hacienda Heights, CA 91745
"Monaco Crest Guest Home is a locally owned assisted living care home with 6 residents. Monaco Crest Guest Home is located in a beautiful quiet neighborhood. We aim to provide the highest..." More

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Precious Guest Home

Provides: Assisted Living
10647 Newcomb Ave, Whittier, CA 90603
"Precious Guest Home is located in Whittier, CA and is very close to the terrific Whittier Hospital Medical Center. We provide all levels of assisted living, including care for bathing,..." More

Allen's Palm Cove Residence Care of C...

Provides: Assisted Living
18714 Kingsrowe, Cerritos, CA 90703
"Allen's Palm Cove Residence Care of Cerridos offers residents independent living options and daily support services. We offer private and semi private rooms. On-going assessments of the residents..." More

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Cassidy's Home Care

Provides: Assisted Living
19627 Welrsma Ave., Cerritos, CA 90703
"At Cassidy's Home Care, our goal is to provide our residents with the best in senior living. Our high quality care and dedicated staff ensure that the health needs of all our residents are..." More

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Sunny Slopes at St. Agnes Home II

Provides: Assisted Living
1081 Concord Way, La Habra, CA 90631
""Sunny Slopes at St. Agnes II is a small board and care home with a maximum 6 bed capacity. Haven For Mom & Dad I is located in La Habra, CA." We offer a relaxing home environment and the..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Whittier Place

Provides: Assisted Living
12315 Burgess Ave, Whittier, CA 90604
"Whittier Place was awesome. I loved it. The rooms were very nice, and they were really good with us. The residents were doing some exercises in their wheelchairs, and the staff was very kind and..." More

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Caring Star 2013

The Grove at Cerritos

Provides: Assisted Living
11000 New Falcon Way, Cerritos, CA 90703
"My father hates it there at The Grove at Cerritos, but my family and I are fine with it. The staff is very attentive and everyone has been wonderful. My father isn't the easiest person to deal with..." More

Walnut Villa

Provides: Assisted Living
13975 Telegraph Road,, Whittier, CA 90604
"Mom is in Walnut Villa. The care there is excellent, and I'm really happy with it. They’re very attentive, friendly, and provide her with excellent care. It’s perfect. The food is good, too. " More

Bixby Knolls Tower

Provides: Assisted Living
3737 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807
"I found Bixby Knoll Towers for dad which was wonderful; he never liked a place with a lot of people. He started there in August, and he made it through till after the holidays. My perception was..." More

Caring Star 2012

Camelot Residential Home

Provides: Assisted Living
10337 BEACH STREET, Bellflower, CA 90706
"I visited this facility when I was Discharge Planner in the area. Facility location is excellent, clean/spacious, excellent care from staff. Best of all rates are very reasonable compared to most..." More

Spencer Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
10101 Bogardus Ave, Whittier, CA 90603
"My aunt was in this beautiful residence. I could NOT have asked for a more loving, caring , clean and small environment. She stayed her for hospice, it was beautiful - I would recommend this..." More

Southland

Provides: Assisted Living
11701 Studebaker Road, Norwalk, CA 90650
"Robert was in Southland Home then he passed away. Our overall experience was very good. The rooms were really nice. The staff was wonderful. They treated everybody very well. The night care was not..." More

Brittany House

Provides: Assisted Living
5401 East Centralia Street, Long Beach, CA 90808
"When my mother first came to live with me, I thought..piece of cake. then 2-3 years under my care, her dementia worsened, and my skills became overwhelming. I sought help, and went and visited..." More

Artesia Christian Home

Provides: Assisted Living
11614 East 183rd Street, Artesia, CA 90701
"We went to Artesia Christian Home. Everybody there was very nice. I, personally, would recommend it. It was a little bit out of my price range, but she still might end up there. The staff was very..." More

Vista Veranda Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
3540 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Lynwood, CA ...
"I have a friend that is has been a resident here for almost a year. I'll be honest, when I saw it from the outside I thought it was going to be dirty and smell bad. However, when I went inside I..." More

Bellflower Christian Retirement Center

Provides: Assisted Living
9349 ROSE STREET, Bellflower, CA 90706
"Bellflower Senior Center is a perfect place, but it's not what we needed right now. Everybody was wonderful. They have been very informative, kind and caring. They had a very nice two-bedroom..." More

Family Choice Senior Care

Provides: Assisted Living
13652 Alderton Lane, Cerritos, CA 90703
"This is just like home!! And it's just like living with your family because everybody's so nice and they're treating you like family. " More

Jamber Residential Facility

Provides: Assisted Living
18936 Stefani Avenue, Cerritos, CA 90703
"The moment you stepped your foot in the door, you will immediately feel the warmth, love and caring that's inside this facility. " More

Amber Ville

Provides: Assisted Living
2314 E. Poppy Street, Long Beach, CA 90805
"Amber Ville was a nice place. It was roomy and well kept. It had decent amenities. The staff was very friendly. They answered most of my questions. It was a nice and pleasant experience. They had..." More

European Christian Care

Provides: Assisted Living
9249 Dalberg Street, Bellflower, CA 90706
"Dad was at European Christian Care for only 12 days. The place was very clean and all the residents are kept very tidy. But when my mom and I went to see my dad, it was obvious to me that he was..." More

Golden Manor Retirement Center

Provides: Assisted Living
1109 WEST BEVERLY BLVD., Montebello, CA 90640
"We visited and looked around Golden Manor. We had an appointment, but the lady never showed up. The person behind the window gave us the tour, and said she would get back to us, but she never did...." More

Garden Homes I

Provides: Assisted Living
12803 E. Orange Drive, Whittier, CA 90601
"I would not recommend Garden Homes I to anybody. It's a private home that's old and unclean. They have a very small little living room with a small TV. The rooms were very small. They didn't look..." More

Cardinal Yu-Pin Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
15602 BELSHIRE AVENUE, Norwalk, CA 90650

Coyote Hills Senior Care

Provides: Assisted Living
8271 Country Club Drive, Buena Park, CA 90621
"At Coyote Hills Senior Care we offer quality care. With decades of experience, rest assured that your loved one will receive the required care. We welcome the opportunity to earn your..." More

Frank'S Adult Residential Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1911 W. 137Th Street, Compton, CA 90222

Lisa Marie Guest Home

Provides: Assisted Living
3451 Santa Ana St., Huntington Park, CA 90255

Quincy Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
115 N Chester Ave, Compton, CA 90221

Crown Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
15327 Campillos Road, La Mirada, CA 90638

Heights Senior Care, The

Provides: Assisted Living
690 Picaacho Drive, La Habra Heights, CA 90631

Korean Senior Care

Provides: Assisted Living
20621 Seine Ave., Lakewood, CA 90715

Lakewood Palace Hc

Provides: Assisted Living
12440 East 207Th St., Lakewood, CA 90715

Loving Arms Residential Care Ii

Provides: Assisted Living
11503 Thomas Court, Norwalk, CA 90650

Palomino Residential Care

Provides: Assisted Living
1400 Piedra Way, Monterey Park, CA 91754

Rose Garden Villa Ii

Provides: Assisted Living
1151 Marcellus Street, Long Beach, CA 90807

Blue Haven Guest Home I

Provides: Assisted Living
7207 Norwalk Blvd, Whittier, CA 90606

Del Sol Home (Buena Park)

Provides: Assisted Living
6652 Naomi Avenue, Buena Park, CA 90620

Le-Na'Residental Care, Inc.

Provides: Assisted Living
5521 Lockhaven Drive, Buena Park, CA 90621

New Hope Care Homes

Provides: Assisted Living
7284 Cherokee Circle, Buena Park, CA 90620

Reese'S Board And Care

Provides: Assisted Living
11205 Monitor St., Los Angeles, CA 90059

Sunrise Adult Residential Care

Provides: Assisted Living
246 E 135Th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90061

Whittier Adult Home

Provides: Assisted Living
13649 E. Russell Street, Whittier, CA 90602

Stevens Adult Homes

Provides: Assisted Living
1857 E Abbottson St, Carson, CA 90746

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Downey

    Located just southeast of Los Angeles and in the same county, seniors in Downey, over 10 percent of the population, can spend time outside of their assisted living communities in the city's public parks, the local library, golf courses, and museums. Downey has six assisted living facilities and there are 53 nearby. California calls these facilities Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly, and they are regulated by the California Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Downey

    • Downey has an array of community resources for seniors, including The Arc, an organization that sponsors a variety of activities as well as one senior center in the city (Barbara J. Riley Community and Senior Center) and several more within a short commute.

    • Downey and southeast L.A. is home to world-class medical facilities, including St. Francis Medical Center and Promise Hospital of East Los Angeles (which specializes in long-term acute care) in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • California is not known for being tax-friendly, and it does not provide seniors with a tax-exemption on retirement income other than Social Security. Downey residents have a combined 10 percent sales tax compared to the 6 percent national average and 8.54 percent state average.

    • Residents of Downey, a part of Los Angeles County, experience some of the worse air quality in the nation. It is ranked in the top ten worse locations in the nation for three different pollutant categories by the American Lung Associations. Seniors with breathing problems may want to consider this before moving to the area.

    • The cost of living in Downey is equal to the state average, both being 52 percent higher than the national average. Locals do pay 4.5 percent less nationally for groceries and 7 percent less for health costs.

    • Downey has both high property crime rates and crimes per square mile. It is only 15 percent safer than other cities in the nation and 19 percent safer than cities and towns of comparable size. 


    Paying for Assisted Living in Downey

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in California

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,486.00 Cerritos
    $3,350.00 Lakewood
    $3,097.00 Whittier
    $2,575.00 Downey
    $2,400.00 Bellflower

    Assisted Living costs in Downey start around $2,575 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 Downey 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 Downey

    Seniors seeking financial assistance in Downey can take advantage of the state's Medicaid program (Medi-Cal) and apply for the state sponsored Assisted Living Waiver (ALW). In addition, the state offers an optional state supplement (OSS) to individuals who receive SSI benefits and caps room and board costs at affiliated facilities.

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

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    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 Downey

    Downey 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 Downey, please visit our Assisted Living in California page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Downey

    Downey-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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    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Downey

    • Review of Downey Retirement Center

      My mother-in-law moved into the assisted living part of Downey Retirement Center. Our experience was good and the people were helpful. My mother-in-law is in a shared room with two beds, two dresse... Read more

      Lee
    • Review of Lakewood Park Manor

      They are such a big help in our community and they are care for the seniors and they make sure they have everything they need for comfortable assisted living. Read more

      Serge Smith
    • Review of Lakewood Park Manor

      They took great care of my Father. His primary care giver was so good with him. Thank you Lakewood Park Manor for being home to my Father. Read more

      jiny farnan

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