66 Assisted Living Facilities near Newbury Park, CA
There are 66 Assisted Living Facilities in the Newbury Park area, with 3 in Newbury Park and 63 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Newbury Park is $3,500 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,450. Cheaper nearby regions include Simi Valley with an average starting cost of $3,447.
To help you with your search, browse the 171 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Newbury Park. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Newbury Park 4.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Camarillo with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars.
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Newbury Park
Newbury park is a residential suburb on the western edge of the upscale Thousand Oaks community in Southern California's Ventura County. The area in and around Thousand Oaks is home to about 129,000 people, nearly 18 percent of whom are seniors age 65 and over.
At least 63 assisted living facilities provide independent living accommodations in this area, where seniors can get the help they need with regular activities of daily living (ADLs). All residential care facilities in Newbury Park, like those in the rest of the state, are licensed through the California Department of Social Services' Community Care Licensing Division.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Newbury Park
- Newbury Park's climate is similar to most of Southern California's hill country. Warm summers average 85 degree highs, while very mild winters average lows of just 44 degrees. Newbury Park's 16.5 inches of annual rainfall frequently raise allergens in the surrounding hills, which can cause some issues for seniors with asthma.
- Newbury Park's cost of living is 91 percent higher than the national average, though this is less severe when compared with California's 69 percent higher-than-average cost of living. Despite the generally high cost to live in Newbury Park, some services are very affordable. Healthcare, for example, costs just 93 percent of the national average in Newbury Park.
Crime rates are very low in Newbury Park. Across all categories, reported incidents in the entire Thousand Oaks region are between half and one-third the national rate. Violent crimes are even less common in the area.
Thousand Oaks Transit operates bus routes in and around the Newbury Park area. This service offers discount fares for seniors age 60 and over, as well as ADA-compliant vehicles and disabled ride services that can be booked in advance for medical and other transport needs.
- The Newbury Park area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital and Los Robles Regional Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Newbury Park has an array of community resources for seniors, including Senior Concerns, an organization that works with the National Council on Aging to provide Newbury Park seniors with free financial counseling and advice managing assets while in assisted living, as well as three senior centers.
Paying for Assisted Living in Newbury Park
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Newbury Park start around $3,500 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 Newbury Park 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 Newbury Park
Ventura County does not participate in California's Medicaid waiver program. Low-income seniors in Newbury Park can still get help covering the cost of assisted living through the nonprofit Assisted Home Care organization, which helps seniors find affordable care options for 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 Newbury Park
Newbury Park 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 Newbury Park, please visit our Assisted Living in California page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Newbury Park
Newbury Park-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.
Assisted Living near Newbury Park, CA
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Newbury Park
Review of Hidden Garden Assisted Living
My father has been in the Hidden Garden for a couple of months. I like it; so far, so good. He likes the food and has a very nice room. He is not one for activities, so he mainly sits and watches T... Read more