This web site is to help you search for a Residential Care Facility for the Elderly (RCFE) in California that best suits your or your family members needs. This RCFE guide offers some basic information on all residential care facilities for the elderly in California.
Residential Care Facilities for the Elderlysometimes called "Assisted Living" or "Board and Care" facilitiesprovide a level of care that includes assistance with some activities of daily living, while allowing residents to be more independent than in most nursing homes.
More detailed services information is available for those RCFEs that responded to a Facility Questionnaire.
For more information on Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly, including fact sheets about your rights, costs, special conditions, and how to file a complaint, please visit CANHRs Residential Care for the Elderly / Assisted Living web-pages.