49 Assisted Living Facilities near Yucaipa, CA
There are 49 Assisted Living Facilities in the Yucaipa area, with 6 in Yucaipa and 43 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Yucaipa is $3,198 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,450. Cheaper nearby regions include Banning with an average starting cost of $2,800.
To help you with your search, browse the 194 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Yucaipa. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Yucaipa 4.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Redlands with an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Yucaipa, CA
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Yucaipa
Yucaipa is a popular destination for tourists, offering a variety of arts and cultural festivals throughout the year. This vibrant city is home to nearly 54,000 residents, about 15 percent of whom are aged 65 and over.
In Yucaipa, assisted living facilities are officially called residential care facilities for the elderly, and they are licensed through the Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division. Yucaipa has six assisted living facilities, and there are an additional four dozen facilities in the surrounding area.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Yucaipa
- Although Social Security income is not subject to state income tax in California, all other forms of retirement income are fully taxed at some of the highest tax rates in the nation. This may affect how much money can be put toward assisted living expenses in Yucaipa.
- Yucaipa's air quality is among the worst in the nation, with San Bernadino County receiving an F for ozone pollution and 24-hour particle pollution from the American Lung Association. Retirees with respiratory conditions or cardiovascular disease may be negatively impacted by the region's poor air quality.
Safety in Yucaipa is rated 36 out of 100, meaning that the city is safer than 36 percent of U.S. cities of all sizes. However, when the city is compared only to similarly sized communities, its crime rate is considerably lower than average. This may provide peace of mind for seniors who are interested in retiring to the area.
Summers in Yucaipa are warm and dry with highs in the low-90s, and winters are mild with lows in the upper-30s. This city may be well-suited for seniors who enjoy outdoor activities.
- The Yucaipa area has no facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Redlands.
- While the overall cost of living in Yucaipa is high relative to the national average, it is almost 40 percent lower than that of the state. Buying or renting a home here costs almost double the U.S. average but is about 50 percent lower than the state average. Healthcare is affordable in this city, however, coming in about 10 percent below the statewide average about nearly 20 percent below the nationwide average, which may offset other expenses.
Paying for Assisted Living in Yucaipa
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Yucaipa start around $3,198 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 Yucaipa 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 Yucaipa
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 Yucaipa
Yucaipa 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 Yucaipa, please visit our Assisted Living in California page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Yucaipa
Yucaipa-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.
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Yucaipa
Review of Wildwood Canyon Villa
I saw Wildwood Canyon Villa, and I didn't like it. It was farther away, harder to get to for us, and they seemed like a funeral home. It was very quiet, and I didn't think my mother would do well t... Read more
Review of Holy Hill Home Care East
My dad was a resident here for almost a year. When we had to place him in assisted living/memory care, we originally chose Wildwood Canyon Assisted Living. The rooms were larger, they had activitie... Read more
Review of Golden Home Care
We've had my mom in Golden Home Care Center for a couple of weeks now, and we're really happy with it. She's not doing that well but she likes where she is. We love everything about the place, and ... Read more