11 Memory Care Facilities near Gardena, CA

Caring Star 2018

Clearwater at South Bay

Provides: Memory Care
3210 W. Sepulveda Blvd., Torrance, CA 90503
"Clearwater at South Bay, an Assisted Living, and Memory Care community, is all-encompassing of what it truly means to successfully age within an engaging environment. At Clearwater at South..." More
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Caring Star 2017

Sunrise of Playa Vista

Provides: Memory Care
5555 Playa Vista Drive, Playa Vista, CA 90094
"Step into a Sunrise Assisted Living community and you can't help but feel at home. Sunrise of Playa Vista in Los Angeles, CA, stops at nothing to make your experience warm and inviting, from our..." More


Sunrise of Hermosa Beach

Provides: Memory Care
1837 Pacific Coast Highway, Hermosa Beach, CA 9...
"The rooms were spacious and nice-looking. They clean the carpets and repaint between residents. The facilities were all pristine and very clean. The decor was really cute and simple. It reminded me..." More


Carson Senior Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
345 E. Carson Street, Carson, CA 90745
"Assisted Living Services for the independent at heart. Seniors enjoy their independence but at the same time, sometimes require a little extra help with the activities of daily living...." More


Silverado Beach Cities

Provides: Memory Care
514 N. Prospect Ave., Redondo Beach, CA 90277
"Silverado is an amazing memory care facility. On each floor is a small community of residence who suffer from dementia or other memory impairment at various levels of these cruel diseases. The..." More


Sunrise Palos Verdes

Provides: Memory Care
25535 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90505
"Sunrise at Palos Verdes in Torrance, CA, offers residents the comfort and freedom of a maintenance-free lifestyle—all while surrounded by the vibrancy of the Palos Verdes Peninsula. Residents and..." More


Parkview Terrace

Provides: Memory Care
2406 W. 171 St., Torrance, CA 90504
"At Parkview Terrace, our goal is to provide our residents with the best in senior living. Our cutting-edge care and dedicated staff ensure that the health needs of all our residents are supported,..." More


Ladera Homes 1

Provides: Memory Care
6118 S. La Brea St, Los Angeles, CA 90056
"Our home specializes in the care of Alzheimer’s and dementia. We make sure our patients get the care and attention they need and desire. Our high staff to resident ratio and personalized attention..." More


Vista Del Mar Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
3360 Magnolia Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90806
"My mother is now at Vista Del Mar Senior Living. We are happy with them. They're very nice and very caring people. My mother's room is a shared room. Activities are very limited because of the..." More

Huntington Retirement Hotel

Provides: Memory Care
20920 Earl Street, Torrance, CA 90503
"At Huntington Retirement Assisted Living, you will find a loving, friendly and home like environment. Within this lovely community residents are assured of privacy and yet are only steps away from..." More

Silver & Gray Retreats

Provides: Memory Care
2460 W 229th St, Torrance, CA 90501
"I generally like the staff because they were nice, caring, understanding and patient. It was like walking into a home. The place had a warm environment and it is like a small family. Compared to..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Gardena

    According to a report from the Los Angeles County Department of Health, over 325,000 of the county's baby boomers will develop dementia in their lifetimes. In the city of Gardena, located in Los Angeles County, roughly 16 percent of residents were over age 65 in 2017. Those seniors who may may eventually require the type of around-the-clock care found at a memory care facility can rest assured knowing there are almost two hundred memory care facilities available in Gardena and nearby communities such as Los Angeles, Torrance and Santa Monica. California's Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division, regulates Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly (RCFEs) in Gardena and throughout the state. 

    • The Gardena area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the UCLA Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Program in nearby Los Angeles, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • At most memory care facilities, residents have access to secure outdoor areas, so they can enjoy Gardena's comfortable year-round climate, with average summer highs in the upper 70s and winter lows in the high 40s.
    • Families looking for a memory care facility will find Gardena to be a more affordable choice than nearby Los Angeles. While the overall cost of living in Gardena is about 72 percent above the national average, it is on par with the California state average.
    • Tax policies in Gardena and throughout California are a mix of good and bad news for most seniors. While Social Security income and Railroad Retirement benefits are tax-exempt in the state, other kinds of retirement income, including pensions, may be fully taxed.

    Paying for Memory Care in Gardena

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in California

    $7,900.00 Redondo Beach
    $7,200.00 Hermosa Beach
    $5,119.00 Playa Vista
    $4,909.00 US
    $4,353.00 Torrance
    $3,500.00 Carson
    $3,195.00 Culver City

    Memory Care costs in Gardena start around $0 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,909 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Gardena 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 Memory Care in Gardena

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

    More Ways to Pay for Memory Care

    While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for memory care, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance memory care costs include:

    • Veterans Benefits
    • Life Insurance Policy
    • Long-Term Care Insurance
    • Reverse Mortgage

    For more information about different ways to finance memory care, visit our Memory Care in California page.

    Free Memory Care Resources in Gardena

    Gardena and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in a memory care 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 memory care resources in Gardena, please visit our Memory Care in California page.

    Directory of Winners in the Gardena Area

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Gardena

    Gardena-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in California are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in California page for more information about these laws.

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