Best Assisted Living Facilities in San Francisco

Why These Assisted Living Facilities?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored San Francisco Assisted Living Facilities on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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Aegis of San Francisco

Aegis of San Francisco is an assisted living and memory care community that provides 24/7 care, fine dining, and respite care for temporary residents. Private apartments and meals from a seasonal menu are part of its amenities, and its care programs are formed to meet the special needs of residents with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia. Aegis of San Francisco offers socialization, music therapy, exercise classes, and scheduled transportation.

South San Francisco, CA 94080


AlmaVia of San Rafael

AlmaVia of San Rafael is ideally located in California's San Francisco Bay Area, just minutes away from shopping and medical centers. With a strong focus on establishing a sense of self and purpose in residents, AlmaVia of San Rafael offers spacious, pet-friendly apartment homes. On-site amenities include a restaurant-style dining room, walking paths, a chapel, and a large library. Social engagements are holistic-based and feature learning and volunteer opportunities, programs centered on healthy eating, and cultural experiences.

San Rafael, CA 94903


Magnolia of Millbrae

Magnolia of Millbrae is a retirement home located in Millbrae, California, a few miles from San Francisco. Its welcoming environment includes assisted living services, and every resident has a private one- or two-bedroom apartment. Magnolia of Millbrae's amenities include fine dining at all meals, a fitness center, an ice cream parlor, and personal or scheduled group transportation to nearby locations and attractions. The community also encourages physical activity and wellness by offering exercise programs and educational seminars.

Millbrae, CA 94030


Rhoda Goldman Plaza

Built on the Jewish faith, the Rhoda Goldman Plaza is a community for older adults experiencing the effects of aging that provides access to care staff for the Activities of Daily Living (ADLs). A nonprofit based in Lower Pacific Heights and built in 2000, an RN, LVNs, and CNAs provide assisted living and memory care services to residents of all faiths. A vigorous community of active adults participate in rich on- and offsite lifelong learning and programming in both Memory Caring and the larger Assisted Living community. The staff has longevity with very low turnover, providing care as needed according to a customized wellness plan. There are more full-time staff than residents, reflecting the community’s nonprofit mission.

San Francisco, CA 94115


Villa Marin

Villa Marin is a retirement community where residents can live independently and comfortably in private units. It has a range of housing options, from stylish living spaces to 3-bedroom condos, and residents can enjoy trips to local museums and events as well as healthy meals in the main dining room. Its community offers an indoor pool, library, auditorium, and gift shop. Villa Marin also has an on-site medical clinic and assisted living services.

San Rafael, CA 94903


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