82 Assisted Living Facilities near Glendora, CA
There are 82 Assisted Living Facilities in the Glendora area, with 13 in Glendora and 69 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Glendora is $4,325 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,650. Cheaper nearby regions include San Dimas with an average starting cost of $3,318.
To help you with your search, browse the 200 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Glendora. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Glendora 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Glendora, CA
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Glendora
Glendora is an idyllic Southern California community in the highlands overlooking the greater Los Angeles city basin, tucked against the hills that separate the city from the Inland Empire. More than 52,500 people live in Glendora, at least 16 percent of whom are seniors age 65 and over. The area has 77 assisted living facilities for these seniors that are licensed, like all of California's residential care communities, by the California Department of Social Services' Community Care Licensing Division.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Glendora
- The weather in Glendora is generally warm and dry, but with occasional winter rainstorms. Summer highs in Glendora average 91 degrees in August, while December lows average 47 overnight. The Glendora area gets 21 inches of rain in a typical year. The annual Santa Ana winds can bring high pollen counts in from the surrounding hills, causing some issues for seniors with asthma or COPD.
- Glendora is expensive by national standards, and it's somewhat pricey even when compared with other California communities. The overall cost of living in Glendora is 82 percent higher than the national average. Healthcare is affordable in Glendora, where seniors pay roughly 15 percent less than the national average rate.
Crime in Glendora is somewhat less common than in the rest of the country, and rates of property and violent crime here are significantly lower than in some other areas of Los Angeles. Overall, Glendora's crime rate is about 20 percent lower than the national rate, with especially low rates of reported violent crimes.
- The Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority (Metro) provides scheduled bus service to Glendora, with multiple connections to the city rail that serves the urban areas of Los Angeles. Seniors age 60 and over ride regular Metro routes at a discount with senior passenger ID, and mobility-impaired passengers can often call for same-day dial-a-ride service to almost any part of town.
- The Glendora area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Queen of the Valley Hospital and St. Joseph Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Los Angeles County 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 Glendora
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Glendora start around $4,325 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 Glendora 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 Glendora
Los Angeles County participates in California's Medi-Cal Assisted Living Waiver Program, which helps low-income seniors cover some or all of the cost of assisted living.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in California page.
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 Glendora
Glendora 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 Glendora, please visit our Assisted Living in California page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Glendora
Glendora-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.
Other Options in Glendora, CA
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Glendora
Review of St. James Home for the Elderly
St. James is wonderful. I like everything about it. I like that it is in a neighborhood. The house is a very large open floorplan. It had very good vibes. The people were very friendly, very nice a... Read more
Review of Eldorado Oaks
My mom is doing better, so we stopped looking around. The one in Glendora -- El Dorado Oaks -- was very nice. It was a nice, big, and clean facility. Read more