23 Assisted Living Facilities near Lancaster, CA

17 Assisted Living Facilities in Lancaster, CA

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Arayata Elderly Care

Provides: Assisted Living
44849 Lotus Avenue, Lancaster, CA 93536
"We picked Arayata for my mom in particular because it’s a rather small facility. They have room for six beds, so my mom gets a lot of really personal care. It’s pretty much the home environment..." More

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Guma Residential Care II

Provides: Assisted Living
2049 Kalliope Avenue, Lancaster, CA 93536
"Guma was very expensive. The person who assisted me was very nice, but when it came down to the bottom line, they were asking too much. It wasn't in that nice of a neighborhood, and the rooms were..." More

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Guma Residential Care I

Provides: Assisted Living
544 West Avenue J - 15, Lancaster, CA 93534
"Guma RCFE is a senior care home located in the pleasant city of Lancaster, CA in Los Angeles County. Our residential community is located on a bright corner lot in a peaceful family neighborhood...." More

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A Plus Elderly Care

Provides: Assisted Living
43835 Johns Court, Lancaster, CA 93536
"A Plus Elderly Care is a cozy residential care home situated in Lancaster, CA. We offer loving, thoughtful care for aging elders in a family-styled home like environment. At A Plus Elderly Care we..." More

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The Havens at Antelope Valley

Provides: Assisted Living
43051- 15th Street West, Lancaster, CA 93534
"We chose Antelope Valley Retirement Villa for my mom, and so far our experience has been good. It's just a small community, and she is on the second floor. She has a private room, a nice-sized room..." More

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Prestige Assisted Living at Lancaster

Provides: Assisted Living
43454 30th St. West, Lancaster, CA 93536
"We went with Heavenly Home Care for my dad. I looked at a few places with some people and this one seemed the best. My dad is now in his second month there. I would recommend them. The place is..." More

Diana's Marian Residential Care Facility

Provides: Assisted Living
44047 Rodin Avenue, Lancaster, CA 93535
"When I entered the facility it looked clean, well kept, and nice inside. As I looked around and walked through the facility I noticed that everything I had already thought about it was true. The..." More

Evergreen Elderly Care Living

Provides: Assisted Living
45237 Sancroft Avenue, Lancaster, CA 93535
"We ended up going with Evergreen Elderly, and they are awesome. The place is clean, and the staff is very compassionate, comfortable, welcoming, and made mom feel at home. It's pleasant. They work..." More

Ace's Westcastle

Provides: Assisted Living
3052 Milling Street, Lancaster, CA 93536
"We had Mom at Ace's Westcastle. They had two staff members that handled nursing, so she got the same person every day and every evening. We got a lot more consistency and had a lot less problems...." More

JBM Residence Home

Provides: Assisted Living
3205 Arious Way, Lancaster, CA 93536
"The administrator and staff are very accommodating. They take their time preparing the patients' meals. There are many amenities including private bedrooms and a nice backyard. The facility is..." More

Oak Fence Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
6036 W. Oak Fence Ln., Lancaster, CA 93536

Oasis Community & Senior Living, Llc

Provides: Assisted Living
43530 7Th Street East, Lancaster, CA 93535

Optimal Home Care

Provides: Assisted Living
4144 Vahan Court, Lancaster, CA 93536

Sarah'S Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
43861 Ryckebosch Lane, Lancaster, CA 93535

We Care Residential Home For The Elderly

Provides: Assisted Living
4707 West Avenue K-8, Lancaster, CA 93536

All Seasons Homes, Inc.

Provides: Assisted Living
3202 West Albret Street, Lancaster, CA 93536

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Dependable Home Care

Provides: Assisted Living
421 Corona Court, Lancaster, CA 93535
"Dependable Home Care offers residents independent living options and daily support services. We offer private and semi private rooms. On-going assessments of the residents needs to include..." More

6 Assisted Living Facilities near Lancaster, CA

Rancho Vista Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
39258 Dunbar St, Palmdale, CA 93551
"Rancho Vista Manor was a fairly new, clean facility that had all of the amenities right there. They would even let me keep my dog. I was impressed with it. The staff was very accommodating, and the..." More

High Desert Manor Ii

Provides: Assisted Living
39949 West Cliff Street, Palmdale, CA 93551

H&M Care Home Corp

Provides: Assisted Living
744 Vandal Way, Palmdale, CA 93551

Pink Coral Residence Ii

Provides: Assisted Living
40343 N. 15Th Street West, Palmdale, CA 93551

Tlc 2 At Quartz Hill

Provides: Assisted Living
41453 Alexo Dr., Quartz Hill, CA 93536

Yong Care Home (Palmdale)

Provides: Assisted Living
2039 W. Avenue M-12, Palmdale, CA 93551

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Lancaster

    A young city, Lancaster. California, was incorporated in 1977 and over the years has won awards in various categories of municipal service. Seniors living in Lancaster make up over 9 percent of the city's 156,000 residents and have 17 assisted living communities from which to choose There are an additional 12 in located in surrounding neighborhoods. 

    Known as Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly (RCFEs) in California, assisted living facilities are governed by The California Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division and Continuing Care Contracts Branch. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Lancaster

    • Not only is the cost of living throughout California 52.3 percent more expensive than the national average, Lancaster itself is 3.60 percent higher than the rest of the state. This could be a concern for seniors on a tight budget.

    • While violent crime in Lancaster is higher than the U. S. average at 48.1 compared to 31.1, property crime is slightly lower at 33.8.

    • Lancaster has a mild climate that may help keep seniors comfortable and active throughout the year. With only one inch of snow annually, highs of 98 degrees and lows of 31, Lancaster receives a comfort index of 82 out of 100.

    • Much of Southern California suffers from poor air quality. Lancaster is located in Los Angeles County which received an F grade from the American Lung Association. This could be a problem for seniors with a respiratory 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.

    • Qualified seniors who are looking to save money may enjoy some of California's tax benefits such as tax-free prescription medication, property tax deferrals, and the Senior Income Tax Exemption Credit.


    Paying for Assisted Living in Lancaster

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in California

    $4,127.00 Santa Clarita
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,331.00 Newhall
    $3,162.00 Valencia
    $3,000.00 Tujunga
    $2,913.00 Lancaster
    $2,800.00 Palmdale

    Assisted Living costs in Lancaster start around $2,913 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 Lancaster 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 Lancaster

    Seniors seeking financial assistance in California may be able to cover assisted living costs through California's Medicaid plan, Medi-Cal. In addition to Medi-Cal the state also has four waiver programs referred to as Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) that qualified seniors can apply to.

    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 Lancaster

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Lancaster

    Lancaster-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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    Assisted Living near Lancaster, CA

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Lancaster

    • Review of Prestige Assisted Living at Lancaster

      We went with Heavenly Home Care for my dad. I looked at a few places with some people and this one seemed the best. My dad is now in his second month there. I would recommend them. The place is nic... Read more

      John
    • Review of The Havens at Antelope Valley

      We chose Antelope Valley Retirement Villa for my mom, and so far our experience has been good. It's just a small community, and she is on the second floor. She has a private room, a nice-sized room... Read more

      Betty
    • Review of Prestige Assisted Living at Lancaster

      Prestige Assisted Living at Lancaster was excellent for my dad, but it was very expensive. They had studios and apartments. The studio was very beautiful, but I was looking for something a little b... Read more

      Renetta

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