98 Assisted Living Facilities near San Mateo, CA

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in San Mateo, CA

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Atria Park of San Mateo

Provides: Assisted Living
2883 South Norfolk Street, San Mateo, CA 94403
"Atria Park of San Mateo was a really beautiful place and very well kept. They had just recently completed remodeling, so the carpets were lovely, the wallpaper, the fixtures, the painting...." More

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Caring Star 2015

Sunrise of San Mateo

Provides: Assisted Living
955 South El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94402
"My mom has moved into Sunrise of San Mateo. The layout is nice. They're not big, which is good for us. A lot of places are big, but that would be hard for her to access and there'd be confusion. So..." More
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Pacific Care Home II

Provides: Assisted Living
3653 Pacific Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94403
"My father is at Pacific Care Home II. The caretakers are very pleasant and very attentive towards the people that are there. They assist them whenever they need to be assisted. They offer me food..." More

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Heritage Park

Provides: Assisted Living
843 Jefferson Court, San Mateo, CA 94401
"There comes a time in our lives when our aging loved ones can no longer live on their own. When you face this critical decision making point, Heritage Residential Care offers you the ease and peace..." More

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Heritage Inn

Provides: Assisted Living
835 Jefferson Court, San Mateo, CA 94401
"There comes a time in our lives when our aging loved ones can no longer live on their own. When you face this critical decision making point, Heritage Residential Care offers you the ease and peace..." More

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Heritage Home

Provides: Assisted Living
304 22nd Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94403
"There comes a time in our lives when our aging loved ones can no longer live on their own. When you face this critical decision making point, Heritage Residential Care offers you the ease and peace..." More

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Heritage Place

Provides: Assisted Living
152 24th Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94403
"There comes a time in our lives when our aging loved ones can no longer live on their own. When you face this critical decision making point, Heritage Residential Care offers you the ease and peace..." More

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Portola Place #2

Provides: Assisted Living
2921 Isabel Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94403
"Portola Place is an assisted living facility that is located in beautiful San Mateo CA. Our facility is small and is located in a beautiful home on a quiet residential street. We are also close to..." More

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Pacific Care Home I

Provides: Assisted Living
3647 Pacific Blvd., San Mateo, CA 94403
"Pacific Care Home is a licensed, 6 bed residential board and care community for the elderly. Pacific was establised in 1996 with three locations, all serving the mid-peninsula area. Pacific is..." More

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Holland House

Provides: Assisted Living
2634 Holland Street, San Mateo, CA 94403
"Welcome to Holland House. Our staff all go through training regarding dementia, hospice and other areas of need that our residents may encounter. Our staff love the people that they work with and..." More

Vanessa Care Home II

Provides: Assisted Living
630 Vanessa Drive,, San Mateo, CA 94402
"We chose TLC because they were capable of caring for his night time needs. The staff were very caring and very professional. The place was very clean and we were very pleased. They have activities..." More

George Anne Home

Provides: Assisted Living
849 North Delaware, San Mateo, CA 94401
"My dad has been at George Anne Home for two months. The staff is very kind, nice, and caring. The house is clean and is really a nice place. They provide hospice care, and I'd highly recommend it...." More

Judy's Homes For The Elderly

Provides: Assisted Living
151 28th Ave, San Mateo, CA 94403
"The lady that runs Judy's Homes For The Elderly is very nice, very helpful, and answers all your questions. It is a lot homey. There are only seven people that reside there. They have two..." More

A & E Home Care Services

Provides: Assisted Living
1615 Dix Street, San Mateo, CA 94401

Apple Tree Home Care

Provides: Assisted Living
716 North Humboldt Street, San Mateo, CA 94401

Cape Community Care

Provides: Assisted Living
3923 Wilshire Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94403

Complete Senior Living, Llc

Provides: Assisted Living
601 N. Idaho, San Mateo, CA 94401

Cortez Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1799 Shoreview Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94401

Emerald Residential Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1749 Newbridge Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94401

Enchanted Garden For Seniors

Provides: Assisted Living
188 Starlite Drive, San Mateo, CA 94402

Garden Court At The Village

Provides: Assisted Living
137 Poinsettia Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94403

Monteverde Manor Iii

Provides: Assisted Living
2650 Edison Street, San Mateo, CA 94403

Sakura Gardens

Provides: Assisted Living
2108 Isabelle Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94403

Casa Royale

Provides: Assisted Living
1441 Royal Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94401

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Portola Place

Provides: Assisted Living
445 Portola Drive, San Mateo, CA 94403

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Park Avenue Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1616 Eleanor Drive, San Mateo, CA 94402
"Park Avenue Care Home is locally owned assisted living care home with 6 residents. Park Avenue Care Home is located in a beautiful quiet neighborhood. We aim to provide the highest quality of..." More

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New Life Residence

Provides: Assisted Living
976 Norton Street, San Mateo, CA 94401
"New Life Residence is locally owned assisted living care home with 6 residents. New Life Residence is located in a beautiful quiet neighborhood. We aim to provide the highest quality of care to..." More

B & B Care Home, Inc. #2

Provides: Assisted Living
48 W. 39Th Avenue, San Mateo, CA 94403

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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

Peninsula Del Rey

Provides: Assisted Living
165 Pierce Street, Daly City, CA 94015
"I liked Peninsula Del Rey, but it was more upscale, newer, and higher in price. Everything seemed to be in good shape, and the staff was very good." More

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Atria at Foster Square

Provides: Assisted Living
707 Thayer Lane, Foster City, CA 94404
"I like living here because of the friendliness of the people and I also like being around people that are willing to help those in needs. Some may have parkinsons or just need reassurance or help..." More

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Sunrise of Belmont

Provides: Assisted Living
1010 Alameda de Las Pulgas, Belmont, CA 94002
"We toured Sunrise of Belmont and we were very impressed. It's a beautiful facility and it seems to be run very well. If we were to decide right now, that would have been our first choice. The one..." 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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Mills Estate Villa

Provides: Assisted Living
1733 California Drive, Burlingame, CA 94010
"The staff at Mills Estate Villa were wonderful. They were attentive and caring and treated my father like family. They were very accommodating to the family's needs and made a point to get to know..." More

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Pacifica Senior Living Burlingame

Provides: Assisted Living
250 Myrtle Road, Burlingame, CA 94010
"We looked at the assisted living of Pacifica Senior Living Burlingame. It's fine. It looks clean. The staff showed us a few rooms that are currently available. It's a smaller place than the other..." More

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Serra Highlands Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
501 King Drive, Daly City, CA 94015
"I made a commitment here because it is very nice, and I liked the atmosphere, the cleanliness, the room style, and everything about it. It had very fine people and excellent staff. " More

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The ARK

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 Burlingame

Provides: Assisted Living
1818 Trousdale Drive, Burlingame, CA 94010
"We went to Sunrise, which I thought was phenomenal. The lady who assisted us was very informative. It was very clean, and the grounds were beautiful. There was a salon, a game room, a TV room, and..." More
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Vista Terrace of Belmont

Provides: Assisted Living
900 Sixth Avenue, Belmont, CA 94002
"I went to Vista Terrace of Belmont. I like the location. It's a nice place and nice layout. I like everything about it. Everything was very professional and very clean. I didn't see anything at..." More

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AM Residential Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1000 Balboa Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010
"Well, Burlingame is weather-wise too hot for Mom, or AM Residential would be among our top choices! The residents are happy, well dressed, interactive, and clean. The facility was older, but well..." More

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Golden Manor of San Bruno

Provides: Assisted Living
2045 Sea Cliff Way, San Bruno, CA 94066
"I visited Golden Manor of San Bruno. They had a person there that who helped with their meals, hair cutting, grooming, and stuff like that. It was a home setting type thing. It was like they had 7..." More

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Golden Age Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
624 Cypress Avenue, Millbrae, CA 94030
"My dad has been settled for several months now, so he's fine, and he is in Golden Age. I'm very happy with them. They take excellent care of my dad. He is very happy there. I don't have any..." More

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The Trousdale

Provides: Assisted Living
1600 Trousdale Drive, Burlingame, CA 94010
" Opening Summer 2018 The Trousdale experience is a reflection of the Peninsula lifestyle. We designed our assisted living and memory care community for those seeking an extraordinary and..." More

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Bayview Villa

Provides: Assisted Living
777 Bayview drive, San Carlos, CA 94070
"Bayview Villa “Boutique style” living Specializing in memory care! Bayview Villa is a family-owned community. We serve those residents with higher care needs and residents afflicted..." More

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Heirloom Gardens of Burlingame

Provides: Assisted Living
1424 Sanchez Ave, Burlingame, CA 94080
"sidential care home for the elderly. We are located in the Peninsula, just a few minutes south of the beautiful city of San Francisco, California. We staffed our facility with Department of Social..." More

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Access Care Center

Provides: Assisted Living
2511 Catalpa Way, San Bruno, CA 94066
"Our warm and welcoming senior Board and Care can help provide families with immediate relief to ensure that your loved ones are properly cared for. Access Care Center in San Bruno consists of..." More

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Heritage Royale

Provides: Assisted Living
2 Henry Place, Millbrae, CA 94030
"There comes a time in our lives when our aging loved ones can no longer live on their own. When you face this critical decision making point, Heritage Residential Care offers you the ease and peace..." 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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Acacia Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
1510 Newlands Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010
"Acacia Manor is located adjacent to renowned Hillsborough near downtown Burlingame. We're just minutes from major hospitals, medical offices, and other senior centers. We're close to a park, public..." More

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Gonzales Home II

Provides: Assisted Living
3645 Fleetwood Drive, San Bruno, CA 94066
"We are operating a 6-bed facility for ambulatory and non-ambulatory clients. We only accept private clients. We have 2 private rooms and 2 semi-private rooms for each home. We always have 2..." More

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Delia's Retirement Home

Provides: Assisted Living
52 Arlington Drive, South San Francisco, CA 94080
"Delia's Retirement 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..." 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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Heirloom Gardens of San Bruno

Provides: Assisted Living
2976 Fleetwood Dr., San Bruno, CA 94066
"We provide quality care and supervision for seniors in our residential atmosphere. Our trained staff provides personalized care and we treat everyone like family. We would love the opportunity to..." More

Magnolia of Millbrae

Provides: Assisted Living
201 Chadbourne Avenue, Millbrae, CA 94030
"Magnolia of Millbrae was very nice and left me with a positive impression. The rooms were fairly spacious. There was a very nice dining area with a good menu and good chef. The people were very nice. " 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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Cadence Millbrae

Provides: Assisted Living
1201 Broadway, Millbrae, CA 94030
"Cadence Millbrae has been a very good and helpful facility. My mom is in their assisted living. It's very nice, clean, and very welcoming. Their rooms are appropriate for my mom's needs. The staff..." More

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San Carlos Elms

Provides: Assisted Living
707 Elm Street, San Carlos, CA 94070
"My mother was a resident of The Elms for over four years before she passed away at the age of 90 this past holiday season. My brother and I couldn't have chosen a better place for Mom. The staff is..." More

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Aegis of San Francisco

Provides: Assisted Living
2280 Gellert Boulevard, South San Francisco, CA...
"We toured both the assisted living and memory care of Aegis Living San Francisco. I liked their business model. It's family-owned and operated. I like that they keep their staff happy, they respect..." More

Westborough Manor 5

Provides: Assisted Living
2581 Eucalyptus Way, San Bruno, CA 94066
"I have visited my aunt at this facility several times over the past two years and been favorably impressed. The staff is friendly and accomodating, my aunt is always nicely dressed and her room is..." 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

Peninsula Reflections

Provides: Assisted Living
205 Collins Avenue, Colma, CA 94014
"We chose Peninsula Reflections. I liked the place. It was very nice. The room was big and a single for my partner. I felt warm when we went there and talked to the people. The staff seemed very..." More

Westborough Royale

Provides: Assisted Living
89 Westborough Boulevard, South San Francisco, ...
"My mom was at Westborough Royale for four months. They were very responsive and extremely knowledgeable about the residents. They knew exactly who my mom was, they knew exactly what her schedule..." 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

San Bruno Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1382 Williams Avenue, San Bruno, CA 94066
"Dad is in San Bruno Care Home, and he's just been there for 2 months and it's been a nightmare, from miscommunications to issues with my dad. They advertise as "24 hour awake staff" and they are..." More

Home Sweet Home Senior Care

Provides: Assisted Living
1560 Bryant Street, Daly City, CA 94015
"Home Sweet Home is a very caring facility! The owners and staff are dedicated to quality of life for their residents. My mother has been a resident there for almost four years, and the facility..." 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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Lesley Terrace

Provides: Assisted Living
2400 Carlmont Drive, Belmont, CA 94002
"My sister has lived at the Lesley Terrace in Belmont ( senior housing) for 7 months. There are a few assisted living units separated from the rest of the residents. The facility is government..." More

Always Tlc Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
226 Sandpiper Court, Foster City, CA 94404
"This is a brand new 6 bed facility with an approved Dementia/Alzheimer's program. Facility is located in a safe, quiet cul-de-sac near a park and wonderful walks along the Bay can be had daily. ..." More

Burlingame Hacienda

Provides: Assisted Living
1012 El Camino Real, Burlingame, CA 94010
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Millbrae Manor

Provides: Assisted Living
1001 HEMLOCK AVENUE, Millbrae, CA 94030

Emmaus Care Home - Foster City

Provides: Assisted Living
513 Broughton Lane, Foster City, CA 94404

Lakeview Lodge

Provides: Assisted Living
530 LAKEVIEW WAY, Redwood City, CA 94062

New Cedar Lane Care Home, Inc

Provides: Assisted Living
924 CEDAR STREET, Montara, CA 94037
"We toured Cedar Lane Care Home in Montara. It was a good experience. It was clean and the ratio of staff to guests seemed pretty good. It was assisted living, but they also had staff for more..." More

C And Z Residential Care

Provides: Assisted Living
636 Southmoor Drive, Pacifica, CA 94044

Capra House Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
779 Park Way, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Heirloom Gardens Of Daly City

Provides: Assisted Living
75 Surrey Court, Daly City, CA 94015

J And V Family Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
329 San Pablo Avenue, Millbrae, CA 94030

Janie'S Home

Provides: Assisted Living
197 Flying Cloud Isle, Foster City, CA 94404

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

Manalo'S Board & Care Ii

Provides: Assisted Living
808 Byron Drive, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Millbrae Board & Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
815 Murchison Drive, Millbrae, CA 94030

Palm Assisted Living Llc

Provides: Assisted Living
2818 Tiburon Way, Burlingame, CA 94010

Retirement Plus Of San Carlos

Provides: Assisted Living
612 Chestnut Street, San Carlos, CA 94070

Tlc Home Care Iv

Provides: Assisted Living
40 Shelter creek lane, San Bruno, CA 94066
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Turnberry Care Provider, Inc.

Provides: Assisted Living
2580 Turnberry Drive, San Bruno, CA 94066

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Villa Carmen

Provides: Assisted Living
2800 Shannon Drive, South San Francisco, CA 94080
"Villa Carmen 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 with..." More

Olympic Home

Provides: Assisted Living
2415 Olympic Drive, South San Francisco, CA 94080

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Family Affair Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
264 Southcliff Ave., South San Francisco, CA 94080
"Family Affair offers 4 private rooms and one shared room. Located on a beautiful and quiet street in South San Francisco, our staff is caring and responsive to all of our resident’s needs. Our..." More

Social Vocational Services - Rocca Home

Provides: Assisted Living
570 Rocca, South San Francisco, CA 94080

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Pacific - St. Cloud

Provides: Assisted Living
2880 St. Cloud Drive, San Bruno, CA 94066
"Pacific Care Home is a licensed, 6 bed residential board and care community for the elderly. Pacific was establised in 1996 with three locations, all serving the mid-peninsula area. Pacific is..." More

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Crystal Springs Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
265 Acacia Avenue, San Bruno, CA 94066
"Crystal Springs Care Home is family owned assisted living care home with 6 residents. Crystal Springs Care Home is located in a beautiful quiet neighborhood. We aim to provide the highest..." More

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Auswill Care Home

Provides: Assisted Living
1290 Ribbon Street, Foster City, CA 94404
"Auswill Care Home is a locally owned assisted living care home with 6 residents. Auswill Care Home is located in a beautiful quiet neighborhood. We aim to provide the highest quality of care to..." More

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Joyful Chapter

Provides: Assisted Living
340 Alta Vista Dr, South San Francisco, CA 94080
"Joyful Chapter Senior Living is a bright, clean, and cheerful residential Chinese senior care home. Our trained staff speaks Chinese (Cantonese, Mandarin, Taisun) and English and can accommodate..." More

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Karina Care Home - Foster City, CA

Provides: Assisted Living
214 Sandpiper Court, Foster City, CA 94404
"Karina Care Home provides Assisted Living services for each of its residents and if needed, assists them with bathing, grooming, meal preparation, dressing and much more. Karina Care Home aims to..." More

Westborough Manor 6

Provides: Assisted Living
2550 Catalpa Way, San Bruno, CA 94066
"My mother is in Westborough Manor. It's more individual care there and like a family setting. There are six residents and three caregivers. When they can they do meals together, but they're still..." More

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in San Mateo

    The population density in San Mateo, California is 3,526 percent greater than the California average. Seniors in the San Mateo area can choose from there 64 assisted living communities, with 26 located right in San Mateo and the remaining 39 in surrounding areas Alameda, Belmont, Foster City and Redwood City.  In San Mateo and throughout California communities that provide assisted living services to senior citizens are officially known as Residential Care Facilities (RCFs). These facilities are licensed and regulated by the California Department of Social Services' Senior Care Licensing Program

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in San Mateo

    • San Mateo's cost of living is extremely high. The overall cost of living in the city is 169.4 percent higher than the national average. This is reflected particularly in housing costs, but can also be seen in expenses such as groceries, health care and transportation.

    • The weather in San Mateo is comfortable year-round. The city usually has no snow and minimal rainfall each year with an average high of just over 63 degrees in the warmest months of the year and approximately 48 degrees in the coolest months. Although the summer highs are below the U.S. national average of 72 degrees, the lows are considerably higher than the national average of 32.23 degrees.

    • Crime rates in San Mateo are low when compared with the state median. Residents have only a 1 in 426 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime and a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of property crime. State median rates show that residents have a 1 in 225 chance of becoming a victim of property crime and a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim of property crime.

    • The San Mateo area is home to world-class medical facilities, including San Mateo Medical Center, in case of medical emergencies or illness.

    • SamTrans offers a safe public transportation option with reduced fares for seniors. 

    • The state of California doesn't tax social security income. Seniors may be able to use these savings to help pay for costs associated with assisted living.


    Paying for Assisted Living in San Mateo

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in California

    $5,250.00 Millbrae
    $5,008.00 Burlingame
    $4,669.00 San Mateo
    $4,666.00 Foster City
    $4,133.00 San Bruno
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,800.00 San Carlos
    $3,348.00 Belmont

    Assisted Living costs in San Mateo start around $4,669 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 San Mateo 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 San Mateo

    The Medicaid 1915(c) Assisted Living Waiver helps eligible seniors in California pay for services provided in residential care facilities, while an optional supplement (OSS) to Supplemental Security Income (SSI) is available to help with room and board costs. Residential care facilities are not permitted to charge room and board fees to Medicaid eligible seniors that exceed their combined SSI and optional supplement less a personal needs allowance of $131 per month.

    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 San Mateo

    San Mateo 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 San Mateo, please visit our Assisted Living in California page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in San Mateo

    San Mateo-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 San Mateo

    • Review of Sunrise of San Mateo

      My mom has moved into Sunrise of San Mateo. The layout is nice. They're not big, which is good for us. A lot of places are big, but that would be hard for her to access and there'd be confusion. So... Read more

      Debra
    • Review of Sunrise of San Mateo

      We went to Sunrise of San Mateo yesterday. It was a nice facility, very clean, it looked nice, people were nice inside, so we got a good feeling about the place. They were efficient on the tour, th... Read more

      Ross
    • Review of Sunrise of San Mateo

      I really liked Sunrise of San Mateo. It's convenient and very nice. I would highly recommend it if you've got the funds. There's a lot of activities and the day I looked at, it was New Year's Eve, ... Read more

      Susan
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