Oakland Assisted Living

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This city is an ideal location for seniors who desire a combination of natural tranquility and active urban life.

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Oakland Assisted Living

  1. 1. Oakland Assisted Living Finding Quality Assisted Living in Oakland
  2. 2. Why Oakland? <ul><li>Once a lucrative logging town </li></ul><ul><li>Now a booming metropolis </li></ul><ul><li>Major hub for thriving Bay Area </li></ul><ul><li>Nine miles east of San Francisco and the famous Golden Gate Bridge </li></ul><ul><li>“ the bright side of the bay” – moderate year-round climate </li></ul><ul><li>50+ distinct neighborhoods </li></ul><ul><li>One of the most ethnically diverse cities in the country </li></ul><ul><li>Ideal location for seniors who desire a combination of natural tranquility and active urban life </li></ul>
  3. 3. Oakland Recreation <ul><li>Elaborate and diverse park system </li></ul><ul><li>Aboretums, botanical gardens, recreational areas along the shores of Lake Merritt </li></ul><ul><li>Bird watching in the oldest wildlife refuge in North America </li></ul><ul><li>2.16 acre Hardy Dog Park </li></ul><ul><li>Shopping </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Oakland Mall </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jack London Square </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Old Oakland Farmers Market </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Downtown and historic districts </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Oakland Activities <ul><li>Paramount Theatre </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Ballets </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Symphonies </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Broadway musicals </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wheelchair-accessible locations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Special transfer seating </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Free assisted-listening devices </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Sign language interpretation </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Oakland is one of only 13 U.S. cities sponsoring teams from four major sports: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Baseball </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Basketball </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Football </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>hockey </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Oakland Medical Facilities <ul><li>Alameda County Medical Center </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Six separate facilities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Highland Hospital </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Fairmont Hospital </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Eastmont Wellness Center </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Winton Wellness Center </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Free shuttle bus transportation to Highland Hospital entrance from the Lake Merritt BART train station </li></ul>
  6. 6. Oakland Transportation <ul><li>Vast system of buses, ferryboats and streetcars </li></ul><ul><li>Oakland assisted living residents are never far from reliable means of public transportation </li></ul><ul><li>BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) train system </li></ul><ul><ul><li>62.5% discount to 65+, people with disabilities and Medicare cardholders </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Oakland Paratransit for the Elderly and Disabled (OPED) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Subsidized paratransit services to residents of Oakland and Piedmont </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>70+ or mobility disability </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cannot access public transportation </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Oakland Senior Living <ul><li>Bay Area historically known as the Mecca for rebellious youth </li></ul><ul><li>Today’s Oakland is an ideal retirement community for a free-spirited senior </li></ul><ul><li>Many recreational opportunities encouraging Oakland assisted living residents to get out and explore </li></ul><ul><li>Perfect environment for keeping your loved one energetic and young at heart </li></ul><ul><li>Find assisted living options on our Oakland assisted living page </li></ul>
  8. 8. All Senior Homes <ul><li>Find assisted living in Oakland at our Oakland assisted living page </li></ul><ul><li>All Senior Homes is a resource for seniors and families searching for housing and care services </li></ul><ul><li>Visit http://www.allseniorhomes.com for more information on senior housing </li></ul>

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