Common Assisted Living License Citations

Below are the most common assisted living license citations in California facilities, according to 2017 state licensing inspections. There are thousands of assisted living licensed facilities throughout California, and hundreds in San Diego County. We have larger assisted living communities, and small care homes. All California assisted living facilities, including those in San Diego County, are licensed and inspected by the California Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division. Some assisted living facilities are [...]

Assisted Living For A Couple

Locating the best assisted living facility for one person is difficult, but finding assisted living for a couple has unique challenges.  Very often a family looks for assisted living for a couple because one spouse needs care, and the well spouse can no longer provide care for any number of reasons. In San Diego County there are over a hundred assisted living communities.  In addition, there are hundreds of small assisted living care homes. Locating […]

Assisted Living Resources

Families need support and assisted living resources when making difficult care decisions. And one of the most important decisions a senior and their family will make is where that senior will live for their remaining years. I'm a professional eldercare adviser, AND my family just helped my parents move to assisted living. It would be my pleasure to help you. San Diego County is where I've been helping families for over 10 years. If you're [...]

6 Myths About Assisted Living

There are a lot of reasons families hesitate moving their elder loved one to assisted living, or an elderly person resists this change. Some of the reasons for this hesitation are valid, but many times the perception seniors and families have about assisted living are not completely accurate. Here are some common misconceptions.  1. Assisted living is not affordable. Yes, in San Diego County the cost of senior living is high compared to many cities in […]

6 Social Benefits of Assisted Living for Seniors

If your elderly loved one has been living at home alone for some time, you might worry that moving him or her to an assisted living community in San Diego will be too difficult of a transition. You may worry that your loved one will not adjust, or feel they have been abandoned. But for the majority of seniors, assisted living gives them greater social opportunities that have the potential to improve their quality of […]