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Whittier Assisted Living

There are 29 Assisted Living Facilities in Whittier, CA.

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    Emeritus at Casa Whittier

    Set on acres of beautifully landscaped grounds with a courtyard and lovely gardens, Emeritus at Casa Whittier is considered one of the premier Assisted Living community in Whittier. Seniors in Emerit...

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    Gardens At Whittier - The

    Gardens At Whittier - The is located in Whittier at 8101 Painter Avenue and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Gardens At Whittier - Th...

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    Tiffany's Board & Care

    Tiffany’s Board & Care is an excellent assisted living facility in Whittier that provides a professional senior care environment, encourages an independent lifestyle, and preserves the pers...

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    Tiffany's Board And Care IV

    Tiffany’s Board and Care IV is an excellent assisted living facility in Whittier that provides a professional senior care environment, encourages an independent lifestyle, and preserves the per...

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    Garden Homes I

    Garden Homes I in Whittier, CA offers Residential Care for the Elderly, Ambulatory, Non-Ambulatory and Active Residencts in a Home Like Environment. This Residential Care Home for t...

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    Merrill Gardens Chateau Whittier

    Merrill Gardens Chateau Whittier is located in Whittier at 13250 E Philadelphia Street and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Merrill G...

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    Jasmine's Home Care II

    Jasmine’s Home Care II is a wonderful six-bed assisted living facility located in a quiet, cozy, and peaceful neighborhood in Whittier.  Jasmine’s Home Care provides quality care and...

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    Walnut Villa

    Walnut Villa is located in Whittier at 13975 Telegraph Rd. and classified as a large Assisted Living facility . Walnut Villa provides Assisted Living...

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    Jasmine's Home Care

    Jasmine’s Home Care is a wonderful six-bed assisted living facility located in a quiet, cozy, and peaceful neighborhood in Whittier.  Jasmine’s Home Care provides quality care and supervision in...

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    Walnut Villa - Telegraph I

    Walnut Villa - Telegraph I is located in Whittier at 13971 Telegraph Road and classified as a small Assisted Living facility . Walnut Villa - Telegra...

Assisted Living Facilities in Whittier, CA



29 Assisted Living facilities are located in the city of Whittier, California or nearby and can accommodate the needs of your Loved One. In Whittier, depending on its residents’ care needs, these Senior Living facilities provide daily nutritional meals, bathing, grooming, dressing, medication management and more.

Also, these 29 facilities in Whittier can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.


When Do Seniors in Whittier Need Assistance?

Seniors in Whittier will typically need this type of long term care when it is unsafe to live by themselves at home or they need assistance with their ADLs (Activities of Daily Living). Residents in these types of California senior living facilities in can either be independent, need assisted living, and can be diagnosed with Dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease.


Types of Facilities in Whittier

The size of an Assisted Living facility in Whittier can vary from a small, residential board and care home to a large “resort-style” community.


A. Small Care Home Facilities

Description and Size

Board and Care Homes located in Whittier are regular residential homes in the neighborhood that have been converted to care for 6 to 10 senior residents. These care homes are licensed by California’s State Licensing Division and permitted by the City of Whittier.

Types of Residents

Residents in these Whittier care homes prefer a “home-like” intimate setting that they are used to at home. While there are many small residential care homes that provide activities, pet and music therapy, fitness programs and more, these residents prefer to be with a smaller group of seniors.

Caregiver to Resident Ratio

With the smaller facility size and lower number of residents, the Caregiver-to-Resident Ratio in a Whittier Board and Care is 1 Caregiver for every 2 to 3 residents.


B. Large Communities

Description and Size

Large Assisted Living Communities in Whittier will look like a large resort or hotel with 50 to 200 residents. These care facilities will usually be located in commercial areas and are also regulated by California’s State Licensing Department. These large senior living facilities can also have a secure Memory Wing that can keep residents suffering from Alzheimer’s safe from wandering.

Some nationally recognized  Communities that may be in Whittier or nearby are familiar names like Sunrise Senior Living, Brookdale Senior Living, Emeritus Senior Living, Atria Senior Living, Belmont Village, Senior Lifestyle, Holiday Retirement, and Five Star Senior Living to name a few.

Types of Residents

Seniors living in a Whittier these Communities will typically prefer a large community due to the daily schedule of activities, higher levels of socialization with other residents, chef prepared meals, music and pet therapy, music and art classes, fitness classes and regular outings.

Caregiver to Resident Ratio

Due to the large size of the facility and higher number of residents, the typical Caregiver-to-Resident Ratio in Whittier can range from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 Residents.


Costs in Whittier

The average cost of Assisted Living in Whittier is $ 3710 per month (source: Genworth Financial). Whether your loved one prefers a small residential care home or a large community, the lowest cost care and rent starts at is $ 933 and can go as high as $ 8445 depending on the level of care needs. To find out what factors play a part of the monthly cost, Click Here.


Paying for Care in Whittier

Paying for Assisted Living in Whittier can be done through a variety of ways. Most residents and families pay for care out of pocket or also called “Private Pay.” Other methods of paying for this type of Senior Living is through Long Term Care Insurance, Veteran’s Aid and family members. Unfortunately, Medicare or Medicaid does not cover the costs of care and rent in Whittier. For more details and options on how you can pay for care, Click Here.


California Licensing

The 29  Facilities in Whittier are licensed, inspected and regulated by California’s Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division. Their responsibilities are to have the administrators currently licensed, inspect the senior housing facility before it opens, ensure the facility is operating up to standards and the residents are receiving good care.


We encourage you to browse through our Facility Listings in Whittier to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Whittier, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Care Advisor will be more than happy to help you.


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