6 Memory Care Facilities near Petaluma, CA

2 Memory Care Facilities in Petaluma, CA

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Sunrise of Petaluma

Provides: Memory Care
815 Wood Sorrel Drive, Petaluma, CA 94954
"Located just minutes from historic downtown Petaluma, California, two award-winning golf courses, Highway 101 and Petaluma Valley Hospital, Sunrise of Petaluma offers a beautiful view of Sonoma..." More


MuirWoods Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
750 North McDowell Blvd., Petaluma, CA 94954
"MuirWoods Memory Care struck me as being the most family-oriented, warm, and friendly environment I stepped into. There's a group of men who loves to work in the garden. The sales director would..." More

4 Memory Care Facilities near Petaluma, CA


Atria Tamalpais Creek

Provides: Memory Care
853 Tamalpais Avenue, Novato, CA 94947
"What makes Atria Tamalpais Creek the best senior living option in Marin County? It's our commitment to enhancing the lives of today's seniors and future generations with energy-saving renovations,..." More


Sunrise Villa Sonoma

Provides: Memory Care
91 Napa Road, Sonoma, CA 95476
"Sunrise Villa Sonoma looked very nice. The room was very clean and brand new. The staff member during the tour was very insightful, very helpful, and very professional. I saw somebody playing music..." More


The Hill House

Provides: Memory Care
8840 Egg Farm Lane, Kenwood, CA 95452
"In Sonoma county, residents of The Hill House residential care can enjoy a distinctive, leisure retirement living set amidst the scenic and cultural wonders of the Sonoma Valley, between Santa Rosa..." More


Clearwater at Sonoma Hills

Provides: Memory Care
710 Rohnert Park Expressway, Rohnert Park, CA ...
"Make a lifelong commitment to living well with Clearwater at Sonoma Hills, an assisted living & memory care community in Rohnert Park offering 94 well-appointed apartment homes with both..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Petaluma

    Known for its picturesque harbors and scenic views, Petaluma is a small city located in the North Bay region of the San Francisco Bay area. More than 15 percent of the city's 60,870 residents are over 65 years of age, some of whom require specialized care for Alzheimer's Disease or other forms of dementia. Seniors with dementia and their loved ones can choose from six residential memory care facilities in the Petaluma area, two of which are in the city and another four that are located nearby in places such as Sonoma and Kenwood. 

    Many of California's memory care facilities share a community with assisted living facilities, as regulations are similar for both levels of care. Throughout the state, communities that provide memory care or assisted living services to the elderly are known as residential care facilities. 

    • The air quality in the Petaluma area is among the very best in California, according to the American Lung Association. Seniors who have respiratory illnesses or other breathing problems can live comfortably in the area without concern that the air they breathe will affect their condition. 
    • Crime rates in Petaluma are below state averages. Only 18.92 property crimes and 3.3 violent crimes occur per 1,000 residents each year. By comparison, the state averages a total of 25.53 property crimes and 4.45 violent crimes per 1,000 residents. Seniors and their loved ones can feel safer living in Petaluma than many comparable cities in the state. 
    • The Petaluma area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia disorders such as St. Joseph's Health, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Petaluma's cost of living is more than 90 percent higher than the national average. Seniors with limited income and savings may wish to consider a less expensive part of the state when looking for a memory care facility. 

    Paying for Memory Care in Petaluma

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in California

    $9,695.00 Novato
    $7,700.00 Sonoma
    $6,255.00 Santa Rosa
    $4,900.00 Petaluma
    $4,897.00 US
    $4,500.00 San Rafael
    $3,995.00 Napa
    $3,500.00 Kenwood

    Memory Care costs in Petaluma start around $4,900 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,897 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Petaluma 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 Petaluma

    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 Petaluma

    Petaluma 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 Petaluma, please visit our Memory Care in California page.

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Petaluma

    Petaluma-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.

    Memory Care near Petaluma, CA

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Petaluma

    • Review of MuirWoods Memory Care

      MuirWoods Memory Care struck me as being the most family-oriented, warm, and friendly environment I stepped into. There's a group of men who loves to work in the garden. The sales director would gr... Read more

    • Review of MuirWoods Memory Care

      He's staying at Adobe House Memory Care Community, and it has been wonderful. It's for memory care, only so it's restrictive in that sense. It's relatively small, and it's very nice. They've been w... Read more

    • Review of MuirWoods Memory Care

      My overall impression of Adobe House is very good, so far. I went to take a walk around and meet some people, so it was really nice. There was a gym, but I didn’t see a pool. There were quite a few... Read more

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