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1350 S El Camino Real
Encinitas, CA 92024-4904
(760) 479-1818
Fax: (760) 436-8072
Services Offered:
Assisted Living, Adult Day Care
SOMERFORD PLACE - ENCINITAS serves 92008, 92078, 92029, 92009, 92024 and more...
  • General Information
  • Assisted Living
  • Licenses
  • General Information
  • Description
    About My Business
    "Somerford Place" Alzheimer's Assisted Living in Encinitas, California, offers specialized Alzheimer's Care for your loved one. Our comforting retirement home community is designed to create the feeling of home, so both you and your loved one can feel secure.

    Our innovative Alzheimer's care enrichment program gives each individual the opportunity to find joy in life, not matter the level of health. At Somerford Place, we care for each and every one of our residents like family.

    We have licensed nurses on-site seven days a week, together with other specialized care staff.
    About My Services
    • "Permanent Residential Care Services" for those looking for 24/7 care for someone with Alzheimer's disease or other types of dementia
    • "Respite Care Services" provides short term residential care for those needing a stay of only a few days -- or a few weeks
    • "Adult Daycare Services" are available for those looking for quality social and entertainment options, in a safe, caring community environment.
    Experience And Credentials
    Fully licensed Assisted Living (RCFE) community that specializes in meeting the needs of individuals with dementia. All staff are specially trained and have a passion for providing quality care.

    Our innovative "Bridge to Rediscovery" memory care program has won national awards, and is based on established Montessori principles, ensuring a unique and enriching program for those who stay at Somerford Place.

    Somerford Place is a part of Five Star Quality Care, one of the leading providers of quality healthcare and retirement services nationwide.
    Fees And Payment Sources Accepted
    Private Pay. We can provide assistance in obtaining reimbursement from your Long-term care insurance provider, and can help you with other innovative financial alternatives.
    Languages Spoken by Staff
    Hours of Service
    Somerford Place provides quality Alzheimer's and other dementia care services 24/7. Families are always welcome, and encouraged to visit at whatever time is convenient for you and your loved one.

    We can accept move-ins seven days a week, working with you and your medical provider to ensure that all required steps are met and made as easy as possible.

    Daycare residents are welcome Monday through Friday.
  • Assisted Living
  • Eligibility
    All genders welcome
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 8-24 hours per day
    Physician care by routine visit
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Catheter management
    Foot care
    Sitting, standing, walking, and getting in and out of bed
    Medication management
    Care Services
    Adult day care
    Dental care
    Eye care
    Mental health counseling
    Occupational therapy
    Physical therapy
    Restorative therapy
    Speech therapy
    Support groups for families and caregivers
    Residents may contract with an outside agency to bring in services
    Behavioral Support Offered for Residents Who...
    Hit, kick, or act physically aggressive
    Yell, curse, or act verbally aggressive
    Do not sleep through the night
    Become disoriented
    Pace or rummage habitually
    Seek exits
    Need prompting for their personal care
    Diabetes Management Care
    Oral medication
    Staff-administered insulin injection
    Health Condition Care
    Bariatric needs
    Breathing support requiring oxygen
    Broken bones
    Colostomy/urostomy care needs
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Memory loss
    Parkinson's disease
    Psychiatric conditions such as bipolar/manic depression or schizophrenia
    Tendency to fall
    Traumatic brain injury
    Memory Care
    The entire facility is dedicated to the care of Alzheimer's and Dementia sufferers.
    Stages of Alzheimer's Progression Accepted
    Stage 2: very mild decline
    Stage 3: mild decline
    Stage 4: moderate decline
    Stage 5: moderate, mid-stage
    Stage 6: moderately severe
    Stage 7: severe, late-stage
    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
    Living Space Options
    Studio or efficiency apartments
    Billed per day
    Billed per day
    Private bedrooms with shared bathrooms
    Billed per day
    Shared bedrooms with shared bathrooms
    Billed per day
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    Residents may bring pets
    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
    Door alarms
    Fire sprinkler system
    Fully fenced and gated facility
    All staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Access to public transportation
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Cable hook up
    Private courtyard or patio
    Private telephone line
    Wheel-in shower
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Number of residents: 56
    Dietary Options
    Ethnic meals
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Vegetarian meals
    Meals Provided
    Dining Styles
    Family style
    On-Site Services
    Activity director
    Beautician and/or barber
    Clubhouse or meeting rooms
    Designated family visiting area
    Laundry service
    Maintenance director
    TV, media room, or theater
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Long term care insurance
    VA benefits
    Pet deposit required
    Pet deposit amount: $400
    Additional personal assistance fee required
    Additional personal assistance fee amount: $3500
    CA Residential Care Fac. for the Elderly
    License No. 374601058
    Issued by California Department of Social Services
    CA Adult Day Program
    License No. 374601089
    Issued by California Department of Social Services
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