113 Assisted Living Facilities near Woodland Hills, CA
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There are 113 Assisted Living Facilities in the Woodland Hills area, with 15 in Woodland Hills and 98 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Woodland Hills is $4,322 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Canoga Park with an average starting cost of $3,200.
To help you with your search, browse the 277 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Woodland Hills. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Woodland Hills 4.1 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include West Hills with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Woodland Hills, CA
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Woodland Hills
Woodland Hills ranks as one the best neighborhoods in Los Angeles based on its safety, diversity, healthcare, climate and other amenities that may appeal to seniors. There's also no shortage of senior housing in the area, with more than 100 assisted living communities in or near Woodland Hills that are ready to welcome new residents.
Called Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly (RCFEs) in California, these assisted living facilities are licensed by the state's Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Woodland Hills
- Assisted living communities in Woodland Hills offer activities for seniors, which may include off-site excursions. Aside from shops, restaurants and parks, Woodland Hills has plenty of other recreation options and is not far from famous attractions like the Los Angeles Theater and the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
- The weather in Woodland Hills is pleasant most of the time, with 275 sunny days, just 18 inches of rain and no snow in a typical year. Summers, however, may be too hot for some seniors, with average high temperatures in July of 92 degrees.
- The Woodland Hills area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Woodland Hills Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Seniors in Woodland Hills with chronic conditions such as emphysema or asthma may find their symptoms exacerbated by the high levels of pollutants in Los Angeles County's air.
- The overall cost of living in Woodland Hills is 113 percent more expensive than the national average, although healthcare is about 15 percent cheaper.
- The Orange Line, which provides seniors with public transportation by bus, has four stops in Woodland Hills. People who are aged 62 or older can get cheaper fares.
Paying for Assisted Living in Woodland Hills
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Woodland Hills start around $4,322 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 Woodland Hills 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 Woodland Hills
Low-income seniors who meet requirements for California's Medicaid program, Medi-Cal, can apply for an Assisted Living Waiver Program to pay for assisted living services in Woodland Hills. The waiver program doesn't cover room and board, however, eligible seniors may be able to get assistance with those expenses through California’s Optional State Supplement.
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 Woodland Hills
Woodland Hills 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 Woodland Hills, please visit our Assisted Living in California page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Woodland Hills
Woodland Hills-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 Woodland Hills
Review of The Commons at Woodland Hills
The Commons at Woodland Hills is a good facility. I've only been there a couple of times, but my parents are being cared for adequately there. Their room has their furniture in it, and it looks oka... Read more
Review of Sunrise of Woodland Hills
I toured Sunrise of Woodland Hills. It was really nice and clean. It felt like it had a lot of activities, it was kept up nicely, and the staff was also really nice. They had a couple of different ... Read more
Review of The Commons at Woodland Hills
The Commons at Woodland Hills was really nice. The residents seemed super happy there, it seemed like they had a really nice community, and there were lots of activities going on when I was there. ... Read more