• This is your guide to memory care in Descanso, CA. Memory care communities provide housing and care for older adults with Alzheimer's disease and other kinds of dementia. Memory care enables seniors who have memory loss to stay as active and engaged as they possibly can, while living in a dignified, safe and supervised environment. Our local Senior Living Advisors understand dementia care in Descanso, CA and nearby cities. After an initial consultation, your advisor will recommend a list of memory care facilities that fit your loved one's specific needs for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.

    Cities near Descanso, CA offering memory care options
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  • Facts about Descanso

    Descanso is a small census-designated place in the Cuyamaca Mountains, within the Mountain Empire area of southeastern San Diego County, California. Descanso is located east of Alpine and west of Pine Valley. The population was 1,423 at the 2010 census. It is in California's 50th congressional district. The community's name is a Spanish word meaning "rest from labor". At a 3,450 feet (1,050 m) elevation, it is located at the south entrance to Cuyamaca Rancho State Park and also borders Cleveland National Forest to the west and east.The area was heavily threatened by the 2003 Cedar Fire. The community consists of many small ranches and newer homes of San Diego commuters. Horseback riding and hiking are frequent pastimes due to the proximity to San Diego's back-country recreation areas. It is approximately a 50-minute commute from downtown San Diego.The Descanso Fire Station of the United States Forest Service is home to the Laguna Hotshots. Descanso is home to many firefighters, and many local teenagers join either the Forest Service or the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (which also provides direct fire and EMS protection to the community).Descanso is a small community where the majority of residents generally commute to San Diego as the local job market is limited, the only local employers being the various fire protection agencies listed above as well as the Descanso Junction restaurant, The Perkins Store and Deli, a couple small antique shops and a fruit stand , Factory Built Homes of Southern California (a local contractor) a feed store, grandpas nursery, and finally the local U.S. Post Office.Community radio station KNSJ operates out of Descanso.The ZIP Code is 91916 and the community is inside area code 619.



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5610 Dehesa Road, El Cajon, CA 92019 14.51 mi away
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15855 Marmac Drive, Ramona, CA 92065 17.84 mi away
Rooms have a private bath, an on-call physician is available to help, the Ramona Senior Lodge Assisted Living is specifically equipped to handle memory care and behavioral issues, Ramona Senior Lodge Assisted Living has the training to resolve any aggressive behavior that residents may have, and transportation is available for additional cost.
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14755 Bonita Vista Way, Jamul, CA 91935 17.99 mi away
Appetizing meals are provided to residents, staff is available help with your diabetes management, resident parking is available to residents who drive, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and residents can arrange for a room at this community that will allow them to live in this location whatever their healthcare needs are and become.
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9308 Emerald Grove Avenue, Lakeside, CA 92040 18.59 mi away
An occupational therapist visits and helps residents, staff can help residents monitor their blood sugar, caregivers at Lakeside Manor are trained to spot potential disorientation presented by residents, the staff speaks Spanish at this location, and this community was built in 1994.
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793 Wichita Ave, El Cajon, CA 92019 19.34 mi away
Rooms have a private bath, residents can self manage their diabetes, high tech wander guards are installed to prevent memory care residents from wandering off the property, the Bosworth Gardens RCFE II is specifically equipped to handle memory care and behavioral issues, and hospice is an option available at this location.
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1739 Summer Place Drive, El Cajon, CA 92021 19.51 mi away
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1340 Bosworth St, El Cajon, CA 92019 19.76 mi away
Residents can self manage their diabetes, high tech wander guards are installed to prevent residents from wandering off the property, the Bosworth Gardens RCFE is specifically equipped to handle memory care and behavioral issues, complimentary transportation is at the disposal of residents, and hospice is an option available at this location.
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768 Dorothy Drive, El Cajon, CA 92019 19.88 mi away
Nutritious meals are provided to residents, the minimum allowable age of residents is 55, the Lo-Har Gardens is specifically equipped to handle memory care and behavioral issues, respite care is offered, and aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change.
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11010 Sunset Trail, Santee, CA 92071 19.96 mi away
Tasty meals are provided to residents, the minimum allowable age of residents is 62, staff is available help with your diabetes management, full-service medication administration is available, and Lantern Crest is close to major busses.
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9724 Eucalyptus Ct, Santee, CA 92071 20.02 mi away
Nurses are on staff, a visiting dentist helps residents maintain their dental health, the community is secured for the safety of memory care residents that might be prone to wander, transportation at cost can be arranged, and full tubs are available.
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11945 Via Hacienda, El Cajon, CA 92019 21.37 mi away
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789 Skyview Street, El Cajon, CA 92020 22.15 mi away
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14548 Garden Rd, Poway, CA 92064 22.38 mi away
The minimum allowable age of residents is 55, there is a physician on call, a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, complimentary transportation is available to residents, and hospice is an option available at this location.
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14536 Garden Road, Poway, CA 92064 22.41 mi away
An on-call physician is available to help, staff can help residents monitor their blood sugar, the community is secured for the safety of patients that might be exit seeking, this community provides complimentary transportation, and wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location.
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14846 Espola Road, Poway, CA 92064 23.07 mi away
A visiting dentist helps residents maintain their dental health, physical therapy is handled by the physical therapist that makes regular visits to this community, speech therapy is available on-site by a visiting speech therapist, the The Rose of Poway is specifically equipped to handle memory care and behavioral issues, and this location was renovated in 2002.
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6881 Mewall Drive, San Diego, CA 92119 23.11 mi away
Residents have Kosher food as a menu option, a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, an occupational therapist visits and helps residents, full tubs are available, and respite care is offered.
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10030 Grandview Drive, La Mesa, CA 91941 23.15 mi away
Residents can self manage their diabetes, Mount Helix Care Home is skilled in behavioral issues that some residents might have, this community provides complimentary transportation, hospice is an option available at this location, and respite care is offered.
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6530 Boon Lake Ave, San Diego, CA 92119 24.3 mi away
The Silvercreek Home Care is specifically equipped to handle memory care and behavioral issues, hospice is an option available at this location, the staff speaks Filipino in the community, the staff speaks Russian in the community, and the staff speaks Spanish at this location.
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7867 Lake Andrita Ave., San Diego, CA 92119 24.59 mi away
Physical therapy can be done without leaving the community by a visiting physical therapist, speech therapy is available on-site by a visiting speech therapist, hospice is an option available at this location, respite care is offered, and this location was renovated in 2006.
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12277 Berea Court, Poway, CA 92064 24.83 mi away
Tasty and wholesome meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, the minimum allowable age of residents is 65, a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, staff can help residents monitor their blood sugar, and this community provides complimentary transportation.
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5740 Lake Murray Boulevard, La Mesa, CA 91942 24.87 mi away
Caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues residents may have, staff is trained to deal with any wandering behaviors that may need to be handled, complimentary transportation is on hand for residents, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and the community is licensed for 220 residents.
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12695 Monte Vista Rd, Poway, CA 92064 24.95 mi away
This community can provide pet care, there is a physician on call, the Cadence at Poway is specifically equipped to handle memory care and behavioral issues, transportation at cost can be arranged, and aging in place allows residents to remain in one location as their care needs change.
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4960 Mills St, La Mesa, CA 91941 24.97 mi away
Staff is available help with your blood sugar management, this property is its own free standing building, Elmcroft of La Mesa has the skill to resolve any aggressive behavior that residents may present, wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location, and hospice is an option available at this location.
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15020 Amso St., Poway, CA 92064 25.09 mi away
Delicious meals are provided to residents, residents have vegetarian food as a menu option, speech therapy is offered via a speech therapist who comes to the community regularly, complimentary transportation is handy for residents, and Golden Ages is close to major busses.
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14125 Tarzana Rd, Poway, CA 92064 25.24 mi away
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850 Duncan Ranch Road, Chula Vista, CA 91914 25.99 mi away
Caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues residents may have, ActivCare at Rolling Hills Ranch has the skill to resolve any aggressive behavior that residents may present, full-service medication administration is available, complimentary transportation is handy for residents, and the community is convenient to bus lines in the area.
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2045 Skyline Drive, Lemon Grove, CA 91945 26.53 mi away
a visiting podiatrist helps keep your feet healthy, regular occupational therapy by a visiting therapist helps you stay active and engaged, full-service medication administration is available, resident parking is available to residents who drive, and full tubs are available.
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7815 Mount Vernon Street, Lemon Grove, CA 91945 26.58 mi away
Speech therapy is available on-site by a visiting speech therapist, the community is secured for the safety of patients that might be exit seeking, residents who drive will find parking available to them, hospice is an option available at this location, and the staff speaks American Sign Language in the community.
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3012 Bear Valley Parkway, Escondido, CA 92025 26.88 mi away
Vegetarian food options are available for all meals, nurses are on staff, the community is secured for the safety of patients that might be exit seeking, caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues memory care residents may have, and hospice is an option available at this location.
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13075 South Evening Creek Drive, San Diego, CA 92129 27.09 mi away
The minimum allowable age of residents is 55, Belmont Village Sabre Springs has the skill to resolve any aggressive behavior that residents may present, the property has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, complimentary transportation is available to residents, and this community was built in 2001.
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