AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Delano, CA. Memory care facilities offer housing and care for older adults with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Memory care enables seniors with memory impairment to stay as active and engaged as they possibly can, while living in a dignified, safe and supervised environment. Our local Senior Living Advisors have local expertise in memory care in Delano, CA and surrounding areas. After an initial assessment, your advisor will prepare a list of memory care providers that most closely match your loved one's individual imperatives for care and living preferences, as well as your family's finances.
Memory Care Costs in Nearby Cities* The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of memory care for a one person bedroom in that city.
Facts about Delano
Delano is represented by State Senator Ricardo Chavez, City Council Liz Morris, U. S. Congress Mayor Pro Tem Rueben Pascual, and State Assembly Mayor Grace Vallejo.
Delano is a city in Kern County, California, United States. Delano is located 31 miles (50 km) north-northwest of Bakersfield at an elevation of 315 feet (96 m). The population was 53,819 in 2011, up from 38,824 in 2000. It is Kern County's second largest city after Bakersfield.Agriculture is Delano's major industry. The area is particularly well known as a center for the growing of table grapes. Delano is also home to two California state prisons, North Kern State Prison and Kern Valley State Prison. The Voice of America once operated its largest, most powerful shortwave broadcast facility outside Delano at 35°45'15"N 119°17'7"W. However, the Voice of America ceased broadcasts in October 2007, citing a changing political mission, reduced budgets, and changes in technology.Delano's two school districts currently operate eight elementary schools, three middle schools, three comprehensive high schools and two alternative high schools. The city has its own police department and contracts with the Kern County Fire Department for fire services, EMS services are privately provided by local company, Delano Ambulance Service.