New LifeStyles - San Diego

Summer/Fall 2015

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6 Always evaluate your needs. Various types of senior living and care are described on page 8. Select the type of senior living or care desired. Each category is color coded for your convenience. 1. HOW TO USE NEW LIFESTYLES TYPES OF SENIOR LIVING AND CARE CCRC Continuing Care Retirement Community. Combine independent living, assisted living and nursing in a single setting. Normally requiring an entry fee, offering a living unit, meals, and health care, up to the nursing level. ASSISTED LIVING A combination of housing, personalized supportive services and health ca designed to meet the needs of those needing help with the activities of daily living. CARE HOMES Usually single family homes licensed to provide assistance with medications, bathing and dressing. MEMORY CARE Communities offering specialized programs for residents suffering from Alzheimer's disease or other forms of memory loss. These programs can be offered by Residential Assisted Living or Nursing facilities. NURSING/REHAB Communitiess licensed to provide health care and services involved in managing complex and potentially serious medical problems INDEPENDENT LIVING Independent living with amenities such as meals, transpor tation and activities usually included in a monthly fee. APARTMENTS Independent living units with age requirements. Meal service, activity programs and services usually are not included in the monthly rent. Select the color coded section of New LifeStyles containing the appropriate type of community or care option. Information is organized alphabetically by city. (see the tab listing at the top of each page). 2. MEMORY CARE San Diego ST. PAUL'S SENIOR HOMES & SERVICES 328 Maple Street San Diego, CA 92103 (866) 557-4074 IL, AL, ALZ Rates start at $4,200 (subject to change) Call for a tour today. MAP #96 STELLAR CARE COLLWOOD TERRACE 4518 54th Street San Diego, CA 92115 (619) 287-2920 ALZ, AL, HOS 120 units License #374602700 Call to schedule a tour. (Ad on page 59) MAP #97 SUMMER HOUSE AT WESLEY PALMS 2404 Loring Street San Diego, CA 92109 (858) 274-4110 MEM Located near beautiful Balboa Park and San Diego's Downtown, we offer comfortable community rooms, well-stocked library, outdoor patio, and an elegant dining room. We offers a non- denominational chapel, 1-3 daily meals, transportation to shopping, doctors' offices and recreational outings, housekeeping and linen services, and 24-hour emergency response. At Stellar Care Collwood Terrace we specialize in Alzheimer's care and other dementia related conditions. Each care plan is individually designed to offer optimum care while maintaining a social connection, mental stimulation and physical activity. As the largest dementia care specialist in the City of San Diego, we are centrally located just minutes from all major freeways. Respite Care and Day Care are available seven days a week. Located on Wesley Palms campus, Summer House is a unique memory care support neighborhood with 22 technology-enhanced cottages encircling a fragrant courtyard with ocean breezes and plenty of sunshine. Summer House an enriching program to include music therapy, chair exercises and daily 4. Visit to see if further information is available on the community or agency of your choice, as well as accreditation information and links to a wide array of organizations and information sources relating to senior care options. Follow us on facebook and Twitter Articles in New LifeStyles will help you determine what to look for and what questions to ask. Schedule visits and even return later, unannounced, for a second visit. Please make sure you mention New LifeStyles when calling or visiting a provider! If you have questions or want more free copies of New LifeStyles, please call us at 1-800-869-9549. Check the map on pages 10-11 for communities in your desired area. Use the Map Numbers on each listing to locate the community on the map. 3.

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