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1035 Van Ness Ave
San Francisco, CA 94109-6942
(415) 776-1800
Fax: (415) 776-6800
Services Offered:
Assisted Living
SFAL - THE AVENUE serves San Francisco County, CA
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    The Avenue is an award-winning senior facility (one awarded in the State of California) with more than 500 senior facility entries. Located at the most desirable, safe environment, within walking distance to the symphony, opera, Asian Art Museum, city hall, theaters and restaurants. Public transportation to all 4-directions. Complimentary parking for all guests/visitors in a secured parking garage. San Francisco is a diverse community, therefore. Besides California menu, also cater to Chinese menu with a variety of healthy food, prepared from fresh ingredients. If you are looking for location, location, location, the Avenue IS the location in San Francisco.
    All genders welcome
    Age 60 and over
    Care Options
    No licensed nursing care provided
    Contract for on-call physician care
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Catheter management
    Sitting, standing, walking, and getting in and out of bed
    Medication management
    Care Services
    Massage therapy
    Occupational therapy
    Physical therapy
    Restorative therapy
    Residents may contract with an outside agency to bring in services
    Behavioral Support Offered for Residents Who...
    Do not sleep through the night
    Become disoriented
    Pace or rummage habitually
    Need prompting for their personal care
    Diabetes Management Care
    Oral medication
    Self-administered insulin injection
    Health Condition Care
    Breathing support requiring oxygen
    Breathing support requiring ventilator
    Broken bones
    Colostomy/urostomy care needs
    Developmental disabilities
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Memory loss
    Monitored intake of foods and liquids
    Multiple sclerosis
    Parkinson's disease
    Tendency to fall
    Traumatic brain injury
    Wound treatment
    Staff certifications and training:
    Dietician License Medication management
    Memory Care
    There is a dedicated area for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents
    Stages of Alzheimer's Progression Accepted
    Stage 1: no impairment
    Stage 2: very mild decline
    Stage 3: mild decline
    Stage 4: moderate decline
    Stage 5: moderate, mid-stage
    Stage 6: moderately severe
    Services for Alzheimer's or Dementia Residents
    Family members able to join at mealtime
    Family members able to participate in care plan
    Specially trained staff
    Safe wandering areas
    Regular assessments by interdisciplinary staff
    Environment that is easy to navigate
    Daily planned recreational and social activities
    Activities tailored to residents' abilities
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    Rehabilitation care
    Pet Types Allowed
    No smoking is allowed on the premises
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    24 hour controlled access
    24 hour up and awake night staff
    Controlled access garage
    Door alarms
    Emergency in-room call system
    Fire sprinkler system
    Fully fenced and gated facility
    Security staff on premises
    New staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Access to public transportation
    Transportation provided by facility
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Cable hook up
    Climate control or thermostat
    Private telephone line
    Wheel-in shower
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Opened in:
    This facility is a residential home
    Number of residents: 122
    Dietary Options
    Ethnic meals
    Gluten-free meals
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Vegetarian meals
    Meals Provided
    Dining Styles
    Restaurant style
    Room service as needed
    On-Site Services
    Activity director
    Beautician and/or barber
    Clubhouse or meeting rooms
    Computer and internet access
    Designated family visiting area
    Gym and/or fitness center
    Fitness trainer
    Guest dining
    Laundry room(s)
    Laundry service
    Maintenance director
    Other recreational activities:
    Bingo nights, Thank Goodness It's Friday (TGIF), Varity of contracted performers (piano, singers, magicians, etc...
    This facility caters to:
    All ethnic groups
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Long term care insurance
    Private funds
    VA benefits
    Variable rent or other fees based on age, income and/or other qualifications
    Pet deposit required
    Additional personal assistance fee required
    CA Residential Care Fac. for the Elderly
    License No. 385600277
    Issued by California Department of Social Services
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