9 Assisted Living Facilities near Turlock, CA

7 Assisted Living Facilities in Turlock, CA

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Lifespring Senior Campus

Provides: Assisted Living
936 Geer Road, Turlock, CA 95380
"Lifespring is very friendly and it has a homey atmosphere. They have shared rooms and private rooms. The price is very good too. Everything is clean, and the beds linens are changed often. The..." More

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St. Thomas Retirement Center and Assi...

Provides: Assisted Living
2937 North Berkeley Avenue, Turlock, CA 95382
"My parents like St. Thomas Retirement Center; they're happy there. The room is very clean and fairly large. The staff members are excellent. They are very professional and caring. It is an older..." More

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Paramount Court Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
3791 Crowell Road, Turlock, CA 95382
"I'm an out-of-area friend of a 7-month resident; visited last month while traveling. Compared to her prior facility and all the complaints I heard after it changed ownership, my friend at..." More

Covenant Village

Provides: Assisted Living
2125 North Olive Avenue, Turlock, CA 95382
"Covenant Village was very nice, but they charge $60,000 buy-in when you move in. The facility itself was very good. The apartments were very nice. I've eaten there, and the food was very nice...." More

St. Francis Assisted Care

Provides: Assisted Living
120 20TH CENTURY BOULEVARD, Turlock, CA 95380
"St. Francis Assisted Care was nice. They have done some upgrades to it and the landscaping. The rooms were all nice, clean, and painted and there were bathrooms inside the rooms. I really liked it...." More

Cypress of Emanuel

Provides: Assisted Living
1801 North Olive Avenue, Turlock, CA 95382
"I really liked this facility. Its staff was caring and nice they took really good care of my family member. There were a lot of people around always someone to help when help was needed. It was..." More

Las Palmas Estates

Provides: Assisted Living
1617 Colorado Ave, Turlock, CA 95382
"Las Palmas Estates' staff was nice. The building was old and needed painting. The rooms were OK. They had one-bedrooms that were a more money. It was set up for handicap people. There weren't any..." More

2 Assisted Living Facilities near Turlock, CA

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Samaritan Village

Provides: Assisted Living
7700 Fox Rd, Hughson, CA 95326
"We settled on Samaritan Village for my grandmother. It seemed very lively and social. We liked the upbeat, cheerful atmosphere. The place was nice, updated, and clean. They offer church services,..." More

Teresa's Tender Loving Care #2

Provides: Assisted Living
8397 Kimberly Way, Hilmar, CA 95324
"There are four siblings in my family. I am the only sibling who doesn't have any of my own children. So naturally I have been chosen to look for a nursing facility to care for my ill father. A..." More

Assisted Living near Turlock, CA

Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Turlock

  • Review of St. Thomas Retirement Center and Assisted Living

    My parents like St. Thomas Retirement Center; they're happy there. The room is very clean and fairly large. The staff members are excellent. They are very professional and caring. It is an older es... Read more

    George
  • Review of Lifespring Senior Campus

    Lifespring Senior Campus seemed nice. I was setup with an appointment on a Saturday, so I wasn't able to speak to anybody from the office. The nurses gave me a tour, and they seemed nice. The rooms... Read more

    Linda
  • Review of Lifespring Senior Campus

    Lifespring is very friendly and it has a homey atmosphere. They have shared rooms and private rooms. The price is very good too. Everything is clean, and the beds linens are changed often. The staf... Read more

    Luella
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Turlock

Turlock is located at the eastern edge of the booming Silicon Valley in California. Home of California State University Stanislaus, Turlock prides itself on creating a unique college town vibe in a laid-back, rural community. Turlock has experienced rapid population growth over the last few decades, with a population now of over 73,000, 13.4 percent of whom are seniors over 65. With 21 assisted living facilities in the area, those seniors have plenty of options for retirement living. California licenses assisted living facilities through the Department of Social Services. Their Senior Care Licensing Program monitors residential care facilities for the elderly and Continuing Care Retirement Communities.

Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Turlock

  • Turlock's weather is characterized by long, hot summers and mild winters with little rainfall. July high temperatures can reach 94 degrees, while January lows average around 38. Seniors with health conditions alleviated by warm weather may be comfortable here. 

  • On a scale of 1 to 100, with 1 being the safest, violent crime rates in Turlock are 49.5, which is significantly higher than the U.S. average of 31.1. Property crime rates are higher than the national average as well. Seniors are advised to use caution and travel in groups if out at night. 

  • Cost of living in Turlock is 120, compared against a national average of 100. While health care, utilities and grocery costs are on par with or slightly lower than the rest of the country, housing costs are more than one and a half times the average, which may affect assisted living rates. 

  • Turlock Transit provides fixed bus routes and dial-a-ride program to the community of Turlock. Seniors over 65, Medicaid cardholders, those with a qualifying disability and veterans are eligible for reduced fares. Paratransit is also available. 

  • Turlock has an array of community resources for seniors, including Turlock Senior Citizens, an organization that offers a calendar of special events, fitness classes, group activities and a goal of providing opportunities for seniors to pursue their interests in all the community's activities.

  • The Turlock area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Emmanuel Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.


Paying for Assisted Living in Turlock

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in California

$4,000.00 US
$3,200.00 Salida
$2,958.00 Modesto
$2,950.00 Oakdale
$2,700.00 Turlock
$2,600.00 Merced

Assisted Living costs in Turlock start around $2,700 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 Turlock 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 Turlock

Senior citizens in Turlock, as in all of California, including those under 62 with a qualifying disability, may be eligible for the Assisted Living Waiver (ALW), which is a Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) waiver created by legislation that directed the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS). 

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

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


Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Turlock

Turlock-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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