On behalf of my sister and I, I want to thank you ladies for the expert assistance you provided us in dealing with my father’s complicated situation in Los Angeles. It is difficult to be involved properly in the care of an elder from a distance, but your knowledge and your insights made this transition much easier than it would otherwise have been…

Alexandria Olson

Independent Living

An Independent Living community is an great options for independent seniors who are looking into downsize and senior who no longer want to burden themselves with homes maintenance. These communities are for independent seniors with no medical needs who enjoy the company of others with similar background and interests.

These are large secured communities that provide a wide range of senior care services, including,

  • Housekeeping
  • Restaurant style dinning
  • Scheduled transportation
  • Maintenance
  • Field trips and social activities within the community

Some Communities also offer assistance to residents who need help with activities of daily living through private agencies. A limited number of these communities accept Supplemental Social Income (SSI) and subsidized housing.

Services provided by assisted living in basic monthly fees:

  • Restaurant style meals- 3 meals per day, beverages and snacks are provided throughout the day.
  • Emergency response system
  • Utilities
  • Social activities
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Transportation

Independent Living Community Costs

Room rates vary depending on the community and amenities provided. Typically Independent living cost start from $2000, which is an all-inclusive rate that includes rent and utilities. It’s important to ask each community about their individual costs and services, as they can vary by community.