56 Assisted Living Facilities near Los Altos, CA

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Los Altos, CA

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Caring Star 2021

BridgePoint at Los Altos

Provides: Assisted Living
1174 Los Altos Avenue, Los Altos, CA 94022
"My 92 year old Mom is blind and has been living at Bridgepoint for a year now. Pre Covid she really enjoyed dining with her new friends and participating in Current Event classes, Dear Abbey and..." More

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The Terraces at Los Altos

Provides: Assisted Living
373 Pine Lane, Los Altos, CA 94022
"The Terraces was very nice, it was neat, and very well-maintained. We had a tour of the available residences, they gave us floorplans, menus for the week, and activities for a month. We had dinner..." More

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Brookdale Redwood City

Provides: Assisted Living
485 Woodside Road, Redwood City, CA 94061
"My parents will be moving into Brookdale Redwood City. It's clean. The room is a good size for people who are downsizing. I think there is enough room for my parents. The staff members are very..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Atria Sunnyvale

Provides: Assisted Living
175 East Remington Drive, Sunnyvale, CA 94087
"The facility is very well run. I chose it because of location, but I've been consistently impressed by every member of the staff. Even though there are still COVID restrictions in place, they..." More

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Caring Star 2022

Belmont Village Sunnyvale

Provides: Assisted Living
1039 E. El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087
"My mom is at Belmont Village Senior Living Sunnyvale. It's a clean and very nice community. The staff is very friendly, and they seem to know all the residents by name. The residents all looked..." More

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Caring Star 2017

Pacific Gardens Assisted Living & Mem...

Provides: Assisted Living
2384 Pacific Drive, Santa Clara, CA 95051
"Making the decision that it’s time for a loved one to move to an assisted care facility is a difficult one. I know it was for my family. With many questions and many choices, we feel so fortunate..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Sunrise of Sunnyvale

Provides: Assisted Living
633 S. Knickerbocker Drive, Sunnyvale, CA 94087
"Sunrise of Sunnyvale's rooms and people were nice. They had an exercise class going on when we were there and somebody was playing the piano and singing hymns, which my mom enjoys. The dining area..." More
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Vi At Palo Alto

Provides: Assisted Living
600 Sand Hill Road, Palo Alto, CA 94304
"The Vi is beautiful, it's wonderful, and elegant. Beautiful swimming pools, tennis courts, it's extremely attractive. If it's me by myself I would be living there. The rooms were big and lovely. I..." More

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Provides: Assisted Living
1320 Valota Road, Redwood City, CA 94061
"My father was here and he loved it. Our family also loved it too. Great staff, activities, food and location. I would recommend this community to anyone. A+ all the way!" More

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Sunrise of Redwood City

Provides: Assisted Living
1 East Selby Lane, Redwood City, CA 94063
"I went to Sunrise of Redwood City. I toured their assisted living and memory care. I like that it was a complete care center where they don't force them to leave if they get too sick. The buildings..." More
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Sunrise of Palo Alto

Provides: Assisted Living
2701 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306
"I went to the Sunrise of Palo Alto. It's really beautiful. I liked the fact that they have a dedicated staff so that the residents would know who their caregivers were. Where my husband was before,..." More
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Parkview RCH #2

Provides: Assisted Living
919 Rosette Court, Sunnyvale, CA 94086
"The Parkview RCH#2 is very nice, and the people are very nice. It's assisted living, and my wife moved there. She is currently out again because she's hospitalized. They provide activities like..." More

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Willie Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1194 South Mary Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94087
"I toured Willie Care Home for my father, and it was very positive. The owner was really friendly, and they provided the information that we needed, so it was good. The place was very nice, it was..." More

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Provides: Assisted Living
801 Rose Avenue, Mountain View, CA 94040
"Pine Hills has a very low ratio between patient and caregiver; I really like it. My dad has his own room, the caregivers are very nice, and they cooked homemade foods. My dad has dementia, and they..." More

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Palo Alto Commons

Provides: Assisted Living
4075 El Camino Way, Palo Alto, CA 94306
"My visit at Palo Alto Commons was OK. I just showed up, and they showed me around. The room that would have suited my mom wasn't a regular apartment but like a dorm room that was nicely appointed...." More

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Villa Fontana Retirement Community

Provides: Assisted Living
5555 Prospect Road, San Jose, CA 95129
"My mom was at Villa Fontana Retirement Community temporarily. She was there transitioning out of the hospital. She needed 24/7 care while she was recovering. After she recovered, we then relocated..." More

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Westgate Villa Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
5425 Mayme Ave, San Jose, CA 95129
"I went to Westgate Villa Assisted Living for my mother-in-law. It felt homey, and I felt like everyone there is like family. I saw a lot of seniors that were engaging with each other. I would say..." More

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Willie Care Home II

Provides: Assisted Living
1136 South Mary Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94087
"Welcome to Willie Care Home II Our homes in Sunnyvale are both modern and classic. They are purposely built for the needs of senior living. We provide non- medical custodial care to all our..." More

Spice of Life

Provides: Assisted Living
419 Topaz Street, Redwood City, CA 94062
"SPICE OF LIFE RESIDENTIAL CARE HOME is an assisted living facility. Assisted living facilities are an apartment-style habitat designed to focus on providing assistance with daily living activities...." More

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Britannia House

Provides: Assisted Living
1608 Alameda De Las Pulgas, Redwood City, CA 94061
"Britannia Care Homes are small private homes that offer care and supervision in a warm family oriented environment. It is ideal for those who no longer choose or are no longer able to live alone...." More

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Casa Pastel Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
13348 Pastel Lane, Mountain View, CA 94040
"Casa Alice Care Home is family owned assisted living care home with 6 residents. Casa Alice Care Home is located in a beautiful quiet neighborhood. We aim to provide the highest quality of care..." More

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Caring Star 2022

The Forum at Rancho San Antonio

Provides: Assisted Living
23500 Cristo Rey Drive, Cupertino, CA 95014
"I know The Forum at Rancho San Antonio because I have two friends there. I didn't need a regular tour there because I realized I've been there. One friend is in the assisted care facility and has..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Sunny View

Provides: Assisted Living
22445 Cupertino Road, Cupertino, CA 95014
"We placed my father-in-law at Sunny View and he's happy there. It seemed really good, we didn't smell any urine, and it seemed very clean. The residents are very nice to each other, and the..." More

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Palm Villas of Redwood City

Provides: Assisted Living
1931 Woodside Road, Redwood City, CA 94061
"Palm Villas of Redwood City was all one level. There were a lot of outdoor areas where you could sit in the sun, and enjoy an aviary, or just sit and talk and have coffee. It seemed that the people..." More

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Webster House

Provides: Assisted Living
437 Webster Street, Palo Alto, CA 94301

Lytton Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
649 University Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301
"My mother has moved into Lytton Gardens. The care that she's being given is very detailed and correct, especially in this time of the pandemic. The facility is very clean, and they have maintenance..." More

At Home Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
819 Gail Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94086
"I want to give the highest possible rating to At Home Senior Living, Emmy N, RN, owner/manager!!! My mom lived there for the better part of two and a half years, and recently passed away. ..." More

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Channing House

Provides: Assisted Living
850 Webster Street, Palo Alto, CA 94301

The Sequoias Portola Valley

Provides: Assisted Living
501 Portola Road, Portola Valley, CA 94028
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Villa Siena

Provides: Assisted Living
1855 Miramonte Avenue, Mountain View, CA 94040
"It is Christian oriented (Catholic) but does not discriminate. It is located in a quiet park setting near a stand of redwoods and beautiful flowers and is well removed from traffic, auto or..." More

Pruneridge Residential Care Home 2

Provides: Assisted Living
2575 Forest Avenue, San Jose, CA 95117
"I really loved Pruneridge, it's a small place, and it's got only 6 women. It is bright and airy, and I thought mom would like it. They are exceptionally caring, loving, and gentle with my mom. The..." More

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Britannia Place

Provides: Assisted Living
1515 Maddux Drive, Redwood City, CA 94061
"My aunt currently lives in Britannia Place and she is happy there. She gets a lot of attention and help. It's a small community, like a single home, with maybe about six people in total. They have..." More

Our Lady of Fatima Villa

Provides: Assisted Living
20400 Saratoga Los Gatos Road, Saratoga, CA 95070
"Everything at Our Lady of Fatima Villa was 5 stars. The rooms, the property, and the food were good. It’s one of the nicest ones down there. The staff was on the highest level. " More

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Campbell Village

Provides: Assisted Living
290 N. San Tomas Aquino Road, Campbell, CA 95008
"Campbell Village was very good and very affordable. The whole experience there was really good. It was very nice. They gave us a tour of the apartments and the activities going on. They had a huge..." More

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Sunnyside Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
1025 Carson Drive, Sunnyvale, CA 94086
"We have my mom at Sunnyside Gardens. It's been great. Every Tuesday and Thursday, John comes and plays and they call it a dance party. People are in wheelchairs, but he dances with them. They play..." More

Lane Partners LLC

Provides: Assisted Living
644 Menlo Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025
"My wife stayed at Orchid Lane. The people loved her, and she loved the people there. She really enjoyed the food, but her disease got to the point where she started having hallucinations. She..." More

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Hopkins Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
1235 Hopkins Avenue, Redwood City, CA 94062
"Hopkins Manor is the best of the best! They provide outstanding and loving service to their residents. My mother was one. Honestly, my family and I feel so blessed to have had them provide the..." More

Magnolia Inn

Provides: Assisted Living
176 S Bernardo Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94086
"Magnolia Inn looks like a house from the outside. They have good parking and it's in a residential area. They have a pretty nice, large outdoor area. The staff seemed like they were much more..." More

Shalom Mountain View

Provides: Assisted Living
1007 Miramonte Ave, Mountain View, CA 94040
"My grandmother is well cared for at this facility and they speak her native language. It is a small place that is clean and well kept. Visiting hours are flexible and the food is very good. The..." More

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Moldaw Family Residences

Provides: Assisted Living
899 E Charleston Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94303
"I visited this facility and was wowed by the high quality of the apartments and facilities - absolutely beautiful! The apartments have high ceilings and granite countertops, they look like..." More

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Casa Alice Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
809 Alice Avenue, Mountain View, CA 94040
"Dad was at Casa Alice Care Home for about 6 weeks. He would go to bed at 9 o’clock, get up at 11 o’clock, and stay up until 3 or 4 in the morning. He was having several incontinence issues, and he..." More

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Silver Oaks Memory Care

Provides: Assisted Living
16 Coleman Place, Menlo Park, CA 94025
"Silver Point Plaza was an old facility that needed updating. It did not meet the needs of my dad, but the staff seemed to be very friendly and eager. The place was clean and provided activities. " More

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Rose Guest Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1155 S. Mary, Sunnyvale, CA 94087
"A couple of people said hello at Rose Guest Home, but the home was dirty. They had a backyard, but there was nobody out there." More

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Unicorn RCH

Provides: Assisted Living
723 Raney Court, Santa Clara, CA 95051
"I was disappointed with Unicorn RCH. There really wasn’t much of a community. There were people there, but most of them were in bed. They said they had activities, but some of the people were just..." More

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Golden Shore Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
3800 Rhoda Drive, San Jose, CA 95117
"Golden Shore Care Home is a fresh alternative to a skilled nursing facility that provides specialized residential care to frail and elderly individuals who need assistance with medications,..." More

Carranza 2 A.R.F.

Provides: Assisted Living
4339 Moorpark Ave., San Jose, CA 95129

Jasmine'S Cozy Cottage @ Madera

Provides: Assisted Living
1379 Madera Avenue, Menlo Park, CA 94025

Lyons Elderly Home Llc

Provides: Assisted Living
1168 Lyons Street, Redwood City, CA 94061

Magnolia Garden Senior Care Llc

Provides: Assisted Living
64 Cronin Drive, Santa Clara, CA 95051

Monte Farley Manor Iv

Provides: Assisted Living
816 Tamarack Lane, Sunnyvale, CA 94086

St. Mary'S Residential Care Home Ii

Provides: Assisted Living
1265 Socorro Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94089

Sunrise Manor Ii

Provides: Assisted Living
2536 Austin Place, Santa Clara, CA 95050

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Provides: Assisted Living
792 Los Padres Blvd, Santa Clara, CA 95050
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North Valley Residential Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
906 Baird Ave., Santa Clara, CA 95054

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BonHomie in Saratoga

Provides: Assisted Living
12620 Quito Road, Saratoga, CA 95070
"At BonHomie, our rent is typically lower than large assisted living facilities for the same amount of service without sacrificing the level of care. We provide long term care for moderate to full..." More

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Paradise Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1615 Miramonte Avenue, Mountain View, CA 94040
"Paradise Care Home is family owned assisted living care home with 6 residents. Paradise Care Home is located in a beautiful quiet neighborhood. We aim to provide the highest quality of care to..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Los Altos

    Part of Santa Clara County, Los Altos, California is situated in Northern Silicon Valley in the San Francisco Bay area. The city of Los Altos offers seniors seeking assisted living care the option between two local assisted living facilities (ALFs) and 54 nearby ones. All communities are overseen by the California Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division (CCLD) for licensing and regulation. The CCLD approves all activities of daily living (ADLs) and health care services alongside each facility. 

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Los Altos

    • Los Altos, part of San Jose, 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 country a great place for people of all ages," according to AARP.

    • The cost of living for seniors living in Los Altos is 470 percent higher than the national average. However, most of that housing, which may not be a concern for seniors in ALFs. Highest expenses include an added 20.4 percent higher grocery bill, 14 percent pricier health care coverage, 28 percent higher utility bills and 12 percent higher transportation fees.

    • The Los Altos area has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Mountain View.

    • California is known for not being tax friendly and does not provide seniors with a tax-exemption on retirement income other than SSI. Los Altos residents have a combined 9 percent sales tax compared to the 6 percent national average and 8.54 percent state average.

    • The Los Altos air quality, like all San Jose County, is polluted and was named on three separate top 10 lists of worse pollution by the American Lung Association (ALA). Seniors who suffer from respiratory issues are often advised to stay inside during spring and fall.

    • Locals of Los Altos enjoy violent and property crime rates that are 82 percent lower than all other California neighborhoods. 

    Paying for Assisted Living in Los Altos

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in California

    $8,047.00 Palo Alto
    $4,934.00 Sunnyvale
    $4,500.00 Los Altos
    $4,247.00 Santa Clara
    $4,000.00 Mountain View
    $4,000.00 US

    Assisted Living costs in Los Altos start around $4,500 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 Los Altos 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 Los Altos

    The Med-Cali Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Assisted Living Waiver (ALW), Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and the optional state supplement (OSS) are three financial aid programs for seniors seeking assistance in the Los Altos area.

    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 Los Altos

    Los Altos 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 Los Altos, please visit our Assisted Living in California page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Los Altos

    Los Altos-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 Los Altos

    • Review of BridgePoint at Los Altos

      At BridgePoint at Los Altos, I live where I can have my plants, and I have a very big room. I'm in a very private room, I'm not near an elevator and I'm on the first floor. It's a very friendly pla... Read more

    • Review of BridgePoint at Los Altos

      My 92 year old Mom is blind and has been living at Bridgepoint for a year now. Pre Covid she really enjoyed dining with her new friends and participating in Current Event classes, Dear Abbey and M... Read more

      Ski Donna
    • Review of BridgePoint at Los Altos

      My mother has lived at BridgePoint for the past two years. I am a retired nurse and have been repeatedly impressed by their excellent care for my mother's multiple health issues. The atmosphere is ... Read more

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