Find Assisted Living Facilities in San Diego County

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  • Find 608 Assisted Living Facilities in San Diego County

    How To Find an Assisted Living Facility in San Diego County.

    Shopping for assisted living is easier when you narrow your choices to the services and options that you care about.

  • About The Choose Well San Diego Rating System

    About The Rating System

    Choose Well is a project of the County of San Diego, Aging and Independence Services, and an initiative of San Diego Board of Supervisors Dianne Jacob & Greg Cox.

  • Choose Well San Diego Tools for Families

    Family Resources

    Families shopping for assisted living services have many things to consider. Family Resources provides you with links and tools to guide you through the evaluation process.

  • Choose Well San Diego Frequently Asked Questions

    Frequently Asked Questions

    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ) offers consumers and facilities useful information about Choose Well.

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Choose Well San Diego is on Facebook!

Choose Well is on Facebook - Like Us nowChoose Well is in its 3rd year, and to celebrate, we've created a Choose Well San Diego Facebook page!   Choose Well San Diego's Facebook page will be where we post and promote news about the assisted living industry, offering information and value for both providers and families. And we'll be featuring a Choose Well volunteer provider frequently - so watch Facebook - it might be YOUR facility next.  Like Us and share Choose Well San Diego within your network.  And that's not the only change coming to Choose Well this year.  But you'll have to stay tuned to see the events and value-added content we have lined up for you.  

And if you know a provider who you think should be on Choose Well, send them to the Choose Well Project Team at (619) 795-2165 or at choosewellsandiego@gmail.com.   Be part of this growing community of providers who are making a difference in San Diego County! 

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Providers: Save the Date for FREE RCFE Disaster Preparedness Event

As fires ravaged the San Diego's North County in late 2017, many RCFEs were evacuated - surely a wake up call for reassessing your facility's disaster preparedness readiness.  The RCFE Disaster Preparedness Task Force is a collaborative group of RCFE administrators and providers working together to support in Disaster Preparedness, Response and Recovery. This not-for-profit organization is hosting a FREE conference in Oceanside on 23 May 2018.  So Save-The-Date and make your plans to attend.  Knowing how to improve your facility's responsiveness now, may save the lives of your residents and employees in the future.  For more information visit www.rcfedisasterhelp.com.   Choose Well providers can become a member of this organization, and add their logo to your list of Distinctions on your Facility Profile Page.

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Choose Well Scores Refreshed

Choose Well is pleased to announce Choose Well provider scores have been updated to reflect the set of enhancements approved by the County of San Diego.  Not all Choose Well provider scores were impacted by an event which would have triggered a rescore, either through an enhancement or a recent visit from CCL.   As of 2/7/2018 all scores shown on the site are current.

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Your search can be easy.  Here's how …

Find & Compare
over 600
San Diego County
Assisted Living Facilities
Choose Well is San Diego County’s free tool to help seniors.  It also helps families and their caregivers find assisted living providers who have a good track record for giving good care.
 
With Choose Well San Diego your search is easy.  And here you can learn details about more than 600 licensed assisted living settings in San Diego County including a map to their location. You will also be able to compare facilities side by side.

The Facility Finder Tool

Begin with the Facility Finder.   The Facility Finder lets you locate and compare facilities based on name, zip code, or the size of the facility.  Choose Well San Diego lists licensed Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly (RCFEs) in San Diego.  Many are as small as 6 beds and others are over 300 beds.  You will find basic facts on all the facilities. Choose Well volunteer members offer even more information including:  price range, whether they take low-income residents, amenities offered and other information. 

Many assisted living facilities are teaming up with the County of San Diego by volunteering for this program.  Volunteer providers give you more facts about their care and services. They have also agreed to have their state history scored using the Choose Well Scoring Tool.  A facility’s agreement to be scored shows they are open and transparent.

A Choose Well Score lets you see how well a facility scores in 11 Quality Measures (Learn More)

Sample ChooseWellSanDieog.org Quality Measure Score

  • How many activities and social events are arranged for residents;
  • How well the facility is maintained;
  • How food and nutrition is managed, prepared and served;
  • How medical needs are attended to; and
  • How well the facility obeys state regulations

What’s on a Facility Page?

Facility pages show you the details about a facility. Use the Facility Finder to list the facilities you are interested in. Then click on the facility you want to see. On our growing number of Choose Well volunteer facility pages, you can see:

  • Photos of the facility.
  • A description of the facility, and its on-site services.
  • The facility’s Choose Well Score.
  • Pricing, and caregiving staff on duty.
  • Whether the facility is allowed to have dementia, hospice or total care residents, and much more.

FAQs answer questions about senior care:

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) answers many questions about senior care that you might have. You will learn about the Choose Well program, what assisted living is, and other important topics.

Family Resources gives you ideas about how to solve problems:

Shopping for the right assisted living placement takes time and is challenging.  Family Resources makes your search easier by giving you helpful checklists you can use when visiting a facility.   It also lets you understand what to expect from an assisted living provider.

Family Resources to connect you with

  • Veterans services and funding sources,
  • County of San Diego services and caregiver support,
  • And if you need help with an assisted living provider, we tell you how to find it.

So now – start searching

How to find the right assisted living services - Start here:

Your search can be easy.  Here's how …

Find & Compare
over 600
San Diego County
Assisted Living Facilities
Choose Well is San Diego County’s free tool to help seniors.  It also helps families and their caregivers find assisted living providers who have a good track record for giving good care.
 
With Choose Well San Diego your search is easy.  And here you can learn details about more than 600 licensed assisted living settings in San Diego County including a map to their location. You will also be able to compare facilities side by side.

The Facility Finder Tool

Begin with the Facility Finder.   The Facility Finder lets you locate and compare facilities based on name, zip code, or the size of the facility.  Choose Well San Diego lists licensed Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly (RCFEs) in San Diego.  Many are as small as 6 beds and others are over 300 beds.  You will find basic facts on all the facilities. Choose Well volunteer members offer even more information including:  price range, whether they take low-income residents, amenities offered and other information. 

Many assisted living facilities are teaming up with the County of San Diego by volunteering for this program.  Volunteer providers give you more facts about their care and services. They have also agreed to have their state history scored using the Choose Well Scoring Tool.  A facility’s agreement to be scored shows they are open and transparent.

A Choose Well Score lets you see how well a facility scores in 11 Quality Measures (Learn More)

Sample ChooseWellSanDieog.org Quality Measure Score

  • How many activities and social events are arranged for residents;
  • How well the facility is maintained;
  • How food and nutrition is managed, prepared and served;
  • How medical needs are attended to; and
  • How well the facility obeys state regulations

What’s on a Facility Page?

Facility pages show you the details about a facility. Use the Facility Finder to list the facilities you are interested in. Then click on the facility you want to see. On our growing number of Choose Well volunteer facility pages, you can see:

  • Photos of the facility.
  • A description of the facility, and its on-site services.
  • The facility’s Choose Well Score.
  • Pricing, and caregiving staff on duty.
  • Whether the facility is allowed to have dementia, hospice or total care residents, and much more.

FAQs answer questions about senior care:

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) answers many questions about senior care that you might have. You will learn about the Choose Well program, what assisted living is, and other important topics.

Family Resources gives you ideas about how to solve problems:

Shopping for the right assisted living placement takes time and is challenging.  Family Resources makes your search easier by giving you helpful checklists you can use when visiting a facility.   It also lets you understand what to expect from an assisted living provider.

Family Resources to connect you with

  • Veterans services and funding sources,
  • County of San Diego services and caregiver support,
  • And if you need help with an assisted living provider, we tell you how to find it.

So now – start searching

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Facility Finder

Shopping for assisted living is easier when you narrow your choices to the services and options that you care about.

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About The Rating System

Choose Well is a project of the County of San Diego, Aging and Independence Services, and an initiative of San Diego Board of Supervisors Dianne Jacob & Greg Cox.

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Frequently Asked Questions

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ) offers consumers and facilities useful information about Choose Well.

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Family Resources

Families shopping for assisted living services have many things to consider. Family Resources provides you with links and tools to guide you through the evaluation process.