32 Assisted Living Facilities near Petaluma, CA

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Petaluma, CA

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Caring Star 2016

Sunrise of Petaluma

Provides: Assisted Living
815 Wood Sorrel Drive, Petaluma, CA 94954
"We toured Sunrise of Petaluma and saw that the building was bright. The rooms were also bright and clean. They have a little refrigerator and a microwave in them. There are more selections for..." More

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Caring Star 2018

Springfield Place

Provides: Assisted Living
101 Ely Blvd S, Petaluma, CA 94954
"We went to Springfield Place. It was assisted living, but they did not offer as much, and you couldn't age in place there. They had bigger apartments, which I liked, but it did not feel so cramped...." More

Little Bird Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
511 Webster Street, Petaluma, CA 94952

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Rohnert Park Retirement Community - H...

Provides: Assisted Living
4855 Snyder Lane, Rohnert Park, CA 94928
"While I like Rohnert Park a lot, it was not what we needed. The lady who helped me was great. The overall experience was great. She was so friendly, and she really liked the people there. I really..." More

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Oakmont Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
301 White Oak Drive, Santa Rosa, CA 95409
"Oakmont Gardens was where I would prefer to go. It had everything that I would want. I was impressed with the lady who took us around to look at things and the apartment, too. Pretty much..." More

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Sonoma Retirement Community - Happy L...

Provides: Assisted Living
800 Oregon Street, Sonoma, CA 95476
"I have moved into Sonoma Retirement Community. It was the lowest priced community of all the places I looked at and yet it was the best in my opinion. The apartments are beautiful. and the services..." More

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Atria Tamalpais Creek

Provides: Assisted Living
853 Tamalpais Avenue, Novato, CA 94947
"I was at Atria Tamalpais Creek for a month for respite to rehab my broken clavicle. It was a great place. They had lots of activities. Everybody ate meals together and everybody knew everybody...." More

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Clearwater at Sonoma Hills

Provides: Assisted Living
710 Rohnert Park Expressway, Rohnert Park, CA ...
"Clearwater at Sonoma Hill has not opened yet but I am intending to go there once they do open. I have visited this place several times, it was beautiful. I was meaning to get a 1-bedroom apartment..." More

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Sunrise Villa Sonoma

Provides: Assisted Living
91 Napa Road, Sonoma, CA 95476
"Sunrise was a beautiful place, and the people were really nice. It's very clean and smelled good. When I walked in the door, they were having a sing-along with a big crowd of people singing. Every..." More

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All Seasons Residential Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
"All Seasons Care Home is a family oriented residential care facility in the beautiful Sebastopol countryside. Our home is located on 3 1/2 acres with an apple orchard, kitties, and other creatures..." More

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The Hill House

Provides: Assisted Living
8840 Egg Farm Lane, Kenwood, CA 95452
"In Sonoma county, residents of The Hill House residential care can enjoy a distinctive, leisure retirement living set amidst the scenic and cultural wonders of the Sonoma Valley, between Santa Rosa..." More

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Sunset Garden I

Provides: Assisted Living
1018 Sunset Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95407
"Sunset Garden care home 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

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Lucas Valley Lodge - Novato, CA

Provides: Assisted Living
180 Sam Marin Drive, Novato, CA 94945
"Lucas Valley Lodge 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 assistance..." More

Oakmont of Novato Opening November 2020

Provides: Assisted Living
1465 S Novato Blvd, Novato, CA 94947
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Elegance At Novato

Provides: Assisted Living
516 E. Hospital Rd., Novato, CA 94949
"Luxury Assisted Living and Memory Care Community " More

Chez Louise II

Provides: Assisted Living
6299 COUNTRY CLUB DR., Rohnert Park, CA 94928
"After my dads stroke he needed 24 care. we choose Chez Louse and we are very pleased with how the home runs. the staff is very loving and caring. Good home cooked meals. i would recommend Chez..." More

Wild Flowers Residential Care

Provides: Assisted Living
119 Montego Key, Novato, CA 94947
"My sister-in-law is in Wildflower, and it is right in the town where we live. So it makes it convenient, and we can go see her whenever we feel like it. We chose it because it suits her needs. I..." More

Green Acres Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
9020 Sonoma Highway, Kenwood, CA 95452
"My mom moved into Green Acres Manor and it has been wonderful. The facility and its grounds are beautiful and very nice. It's very much feels like being at home feeling and the security is great...." More

Bella Vista Village

Provides: Assisted Living
18941 SONOMA HWY, Sonoma, CA 95476
"While in the area, we happened upon Bella Vista Village. We had been visiting some other facilities around the region. The outside grounds were nicely kept, with plenty of seating areas. Residents..." More

Hanna House Scenic

Provides: Assisted Living
819 Scenic Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95407
"I like Hanna House because it is small and it is like a group home. There are only five patients, and it is very close to where I live. I also have good reviews of it, and those are the main..." More

Sunset House

Provides: Assisted Living
9408 WILLOW AVE, Cotati, CA 94931
"Since we would be in the area checking out another facility, we made it a point to visit Sunset House while there. Our aunt has a lot of friends and family near the area so it is a favorite of..." More

A a Best Care LLC

Provides: Assisted Living
857 HEARN AVE., Santa Rosa, CA 95407

Creekwood Senior Home

Provides: Assisted Living
830 Tamalpais Avenue, Novato, CA 94947

Wild Flowers RCFE

Provides: Assisted Living
256 Sunset Parkway, Novato, CA 94945

Burbank Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
612 Hendley Street, Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Celebrity Haven I

Provides: Assisted Living
5950 Haire Lane, Napa, CA 94558

Kenwood Greens

Provides: Assisted Living
340 Greene Street, Kenwood, CA 95452

Wine Country Senior Living, Inc.

Provides: Assisted Living
1879 Alan Drive, Penngrove, CA 94951

Fairway Home

Provides: Assisted Living
2001 Mill Road, Novato, CA 94947

Scils - Penngrove House

Provides: Assisted Living
10495 Old Redwood Hwy, Penngrove, CA 94951

Stella'S Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
2526 Tachevah Drive, Santa Rosa, CA 95405

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Josephsons Family Care Facility

Provides: Assisted Living
1777-1779 Gravenstein Highway South, Sebastopol...
"Josephsons Family Care Facility in Sebastopol, CA provides Assisted Living services. The staff at Josephsons Family Care Facility provide personalized services designed to meet the needs of..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Petaluma

    Petaluma, California, is a city in Sonoma County that lies in the heart of wine country just 37 miles north of San Francisco. It's home to a mid-sized population of 60,000 of which 15.6 percent are over the age of 65. This senior population may choose from three assisted living facilities within Petaluma itself and 29 in the surrounding area. 

    In California, communities that provide room, board and care for seniors over 60 years old are regulated by the Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division (CCLD) and are referred to as Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly (RCFEs).

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Petaluma

    • Seniors living on a tight budget may have challenges living in Petaluma, as the cost of living is 90.4 percent higher than the U.S. average. This is mainly due to high housing costs, but groceries and transportation are also higher than national medians. Healthcare, however, is eight points lower than the national average. 
       
    • Active seniors will appreciate Petaluma’s warm, dry summers and short, mild winters. The city averages zero inches of snowfall and 29 inches of rainfall annually. Temperatures range from highs of 82 degrees Fahrenheit in July and lows of 39 degrees in January.  
    • Petaluma is a relatively safe place for seniors to live. The crime rate is below U.S. averages and the city is safer than 30 percent of other U.S. cities. Violent crime and property crime scored 25.1 and 23.1 respectively, out of 100 (1 being safest).


    Paying for Assisted Living in Petaluma

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in California

    $5,770.00 Novato
    $4,735.00 Rohnert Park
    $4,550.00 Petaluma
    $4,155.00 Santa Rosa
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,947.00 Sonoma
    $3,500.00 Kenwood

    Assisted Living costs in Petaluma start around $4,550 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 Petaluma 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 Petaluma

    California does not provide financial assistance for room and board at assisted living facilities. However, seniors may apply to the Medi-Cal Assisted Living Waiver Program to help offset the cost of other services.

    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 Petaluma

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


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Petaluma

    Petaluma-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 Petaluma, CA

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Petaluma

    • Review of Sunrise of Petaluma

      We toured Sunrise of Petaluma. We took our mom and had lunch there; I would seriously consider it. They had a private room, like a dorm room, with a little refrigerator, a full bath, and a bedroom.... Read more

      Bobbi
    • Review of Springfield Place

      We went to Springfield Place. It was assisted living, but they did not offer as much, and you couldn't age in place there. They had bigger apartments, which I liked, but it did not feel so cramped.... Read more

      Bobbi
    • Review of Sunrise of Petaluma

      We toured Sunrise of Petaluma and saw that the building was bright. The rooms were also bright and clean. They have a little refrigerator and a microwave in them. There are more selections for meal... Read more

      ReviewerShe6919
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