The 10 Best Assisted Living Facilities in Perris, CA for 2023
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There are 352 Assisted Living Facilities in the Perris area, with 5 in Perris and 347 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Perris is $1,324 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,870.
To help you with your search, browse the 1159 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Perris. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Perris 2.9 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Sun City with an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars.
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Directory of Assisted Living Facilities in Perris, CA
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Perris
Perris is located in Riverside County, California and is home to several historic museums and family attractions. There are just under 70,000 residents in Perris, 5.5 percent of whom are over the age of 65. A total of five Residential Care Facilities (RCFs) provide assisted living services to seniors in Perris, and another 56 RCFs are located in nearby areas such as Riverside, Moreno Valley, and Sun City.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Perris
- Social Security income is tax-exempt throughout California, meaning that seniors may have more available funds to pay for the cost of assisted living. However, other forms of retirement income, including pensions, are fully taxed throughout the state.
- Riverside County's air quality has been assigned a failing grade by the American Lung Association. Seniors who have respiratory health issues might consider selecting assisted living facilities in areas with better air quality.
- The Perris area is home to world-class facilities including Kindred Hospital Riverside, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Even though the cost of living in Perris is 36.4 percent higher than the U.S. average, seniors in the area may find themselves saving on expenses such as healthcare, which is 16 percent below the national average.
Property crime rates in Perris are slightly above the state average, which may cause seniors to feel unsafe living in the city. In Perris, 28.36 property crimes occur per 1,000 residents each year, while the California average is only 25.53 property crimes per 1,000 residents.
- Perris is home to plenty of historic and cultural points of interest that seniors may enjoy. Some RCFs offer organized day trips for seniors to visit popular sites such as the March Field Air Museum or Lake Perris.
Paying for Assisted Living in Perris
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Perris start around $1,324 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 Perris 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 Perris
Perris seniors can apply for assistance with the cost of services in RCFs under California's 1915(c) Medicaid Assisted Living Waiver.
Those who are who are receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI) can also apply for an Optional State Supplement to help with the cost of room and board in RCFs. Room and board costs are capped by the state for SSI recipients.
Family supplementation is not allowed in the State of California.
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 Perris
Perris 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 Perris, please visit our Assisted Living in California page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Perris
Perris-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.
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Perris
Review of Pico De Loro
The tour at Pico De Loro was pretty good. It's very small. The doctor was nice. They showed me around and gave me some information, which is great. I just think it wasn't for our fitting. The room ... Read more
Review of Pico De Loro
I went on a tour of Pico De Loro for my mom. It's a very small facility, it only accommodates 20 residents. It was kinda stinky like the residents weren't taken care of very well. The room that I s... Read more
Review of Pico De Loro
Pico De Loro seemed like a safe place. The place was small, but it looked pretty clean to me. It didn't smell or anything like that. They had an outdoor area that I could see through the window and... Read more