128 Assisted Living Facilities near Granite Bay, CA
There are 128 Assisted Living Facilities in the Granite Bay area, with 6 in Granite Bay and 122 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Granite Bay is $5,038 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,650. Cheaper nearby regions include Rocklin with an average starting cost of $4,058.
To help you with your search, browse the 364 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Granite Bay. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Granite Bay 4.7 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Antelope with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Granite Bay, CA
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Granite Bay
Granite Bay is an unincorporated community and suburb of Sacramento near the Sierra foothills. With its temperate weather and proximity to Folsom Lake, it's no wonder that so many retirees choose to live in Granite Bay. Of the community's approximately 20,000 residents, more than 16 percent are seniors.
For those who are considering assisted living, the Granite Bay area is home to more than 100 assisted living communities, which are known throughout California as Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly (RCFEs). They are licensed by the California Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division, and primarily serve adults 60 years of age or older.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Granite Bay
Climate may be an important factor for seniors when choosing a city for assisted living. Typically, summers in Granite Bay are hot and dry, while winters are cool and wet. The average high temperature in summer is around 95 degrees and the average low temperature in winter is about 39 degrees.
- Before moving into assisted living in Granite Bay, seniors may want to see how far their budgets will stretch. The overall cost of living in Granite Bay is 100.9 percent higher than the national average and 31.9 percent higher than the California state average.
- The Granite Bay area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Kaiser Permanente Roseville Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The Golden State's tax policies can take a big chunk out of the incomes of seniors in Granite Bay, which may leave fewer funds left over for assisted living. Although Social Security income is exempt, other kinds of retirement income, such as 401(k) plan withdrawals, are taxed.
- Granite Bay's assisted living communities may offer all the comforts of home, but seniors will probably also want to get out and explore. Possible activities in the area include shopping at the Westfield Galleria at Roseville or visiting the Folsom Lake State Recreation Area. Seniors can check with individual facilities to see what kinds of trips and activities are available.
- The Granite Bay area has some of the most polluted air in the country. Seniors may want to consider staying indoors on days when the outdoor air quality is especially poor.
Paying for Assisted Living in Granite Bay
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Granite Bay start around $5,038 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 Granite Bay 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 Granite Bay
Eligible seniors in Granite Bay may receive help paying for assisted living services through California’s Assisted Living Waiver Program. Financial aid may also be available to those with Supplemental Security Income (SSI) through California's Optional State Supplement program.
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 Granite Bay
Granite Bay 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 Granite Bay, please visit our Assisted Living in California page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Granite Bay
Granite Bay-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 Granite Bay
Review of Eskaton Lodge Granite Bay
We visited Eskaton Lodge Granite Bay. It's old, dark, and overpriced. The office was messy. They had papers piled up high. It just seemed like it needed a reboot. It looked like it was suffering so... Read more
Review of WellQuest of Granite Bay
My father has lived here for four months now. I work from his room, so I know what goes on every day, Monday - Friday. The care staff is always very friendly and cheerful. They seem to have a since... Read more
Review of Eskaton Lodge Granite Bay
My mother has been in Eskaton Lodge Granite Bay for almost three years now. Her apartment is nice and roomy. She has a one-bedroom, and it's very light. They have big windows. The place is clean, b... Read more