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The 10 Best Assisted Living Facilities in Redondo Beach, CA for 2024

Located on the scenic California coastline, relaxed Redondo Beach is a popular destination for divers, surfers and fisherfolk. The city has a population of 66,749 people, of whom 13.2% are seniors, which is lower than the national average. The area’s beaches and forests provide plenty to do outdoors. Redondo Beach also has a wide variety of health and fitness specialists. The city has year-round sun and low crime rates, making it ideal for many seniors.

The city also has a robust selection of assisted living facilities, ranging from small, cozy homes to larger retirement plazas with tons of amenities. Assisted living is designed for seniors who need a little daily help with personal care, mobility or medication reminders. Assisted living facilities also take care of meal preparation and housekeeping while providing enriching activities to keep residents entertained. In Redondo Beach, this type of care costs around $5,000 per month, which is on par with the California average.

This guide discusses the costs of assisted living and other types of care in Redondo Beach. It also lists the pros and cons of living in the area as well as some resources available to residents.

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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Redondo Beach

In Redondo Beach and the rest of the state, assisted living facilities are licensed by the California Department of Social Services. This department upholds state senior care standards with legislation and regular inspections.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Redondo Beach

  • Redondo Beach gets no snow in the winter and far more sunny days than many American cities, at 280 compared to the national average of 205.
  • The cost of living is 125.9 points over the national benchmark of 100, with housing and transportation some of the highest-priced categories. Fortunately for seniors, health care here is 10.6 points more affordable than the U.S. median.
  • Redondo Beach is very safe and has a low violent crime rate compared to many American cities, at 14.5 compared to 22.7. Property crime rates are average, but assisted living facilities often have cameras and alarm systems to protect residents and their property. 
  • Health care is easily accessible in Redondo Beach. The area has slightly more physicians per capita than the national average, at 211 per 100,000 people compared to 210.
  • Both California and Los Angeles County are members of the AARP’s network of age-friendly communities. This means that the state and county have both committed to improving public services and accessibility for older adults.
  • California has some of the highest tax rates in the country. Fortunately, there are a few tax exemptions available to the state’s senior population.

Paying for Assisted Living in Redondo Beach

In Redondo Beach, assisted living costs an average of $5,000 per month. According to Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey, this price is on par with the state average. The national median of $4,300 is more affordable.

The Cost of Assisted Living in Nearby Cities

In the rest of the state, assisted living prices vary widely. Seniors living in capital city Sacramento pay a little more than those in Redondo Beach, at $5,395 per month. Prices in San Francisco are even higher, at $6,100. San Diego is cheaper, averaging $4,525. Stockton has some of the state’s lowest assisted living prices, averaging $3,500 per month.

Redondo Beach

$5,000

California

$5,000

The United States

$4,300

Stockton

$3,500

San Diego

$4,525

Sacramento

$5,395

San Francisco

$6,100

The Cost of Other Types of Senior Care

Seniors might also be interested in considering other types of long-term care. Adult day health care is the most affordable option, averaging $1,647 per month. For homemaker services, seniors can expect to pay around $5,434. Home health aides are a little more expensive, at $5,529. Nursing homes are the costliest type of senior care available in Redondo Beach, with a semiprivate room averaging $8,060 and a private room averaging $10,570.

Homemaker Services

$5,434

Home Health Aide

$5,529

Adult Day Health Care

$1,647

Assisted Living Facility

$5,000

Nursing Home Facility (semiprivate room)

$8,060

Nursing Home Facility (private room)

$10,570

Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Redondo Beach

Eligible seniors can find financial assistance services in Redondo Beach through both the Medicaid 1915(c) Assisted Living Waiver Program, Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and the optional state supplement (OSS).

Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in California page.

Financial Assistance in California

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 Redondo Beach

Redondo Beach and the surrounding area have a wide variety of social services for the aging population. Seniors can make use of these free resources for recreation, information and assistance.

ResourceContactService
Workforce Development Aging and Community Services(888) 211-0644This organization supports older adults with nutrition and wellness programs as well as legal aid. A health insurance counseling program can help seniors learn about and apply for Medicare, while the Linkages Program offers case management and long-term care placement. This organization also runs a transportation program and the Long-Term Care Ombudsman, an advocate for care home residents.
Redondo Beach Senior and Family Services(310) 318-0650Redondo Beach offers a variety of recreational and social events at community and senior centers throughout the city. Seniors can take part in low-impact fitness classes, special interest clubs and lifelong learning opportunities. This department also runs a senior resource center and an annual health fair.

Los Angeles Vet Center(310) 767-1221At this vet center, service members and their families can get help submitting applications and appeals for federal entitlements and benefits. In addition to mental health care, this organization also offers referrals to the VA health care system, where vets can get physician, specialist, laboratory and pharmaceutical services.

Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Redondo Beach

Redondo Beach-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 Laws and Regulations in California

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