Formerly: Emeritus at San Juan Capistrano
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
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- Memory Care
- Assisted Living
- Skilled Nursing
- Continuing Care Retirement Community
Sophisticated Senior Living in San Juan Capistrano, CA
Located on a spacious campus with refined mission-style architecture and beautifully landscaped grounds and gardens, Brookdale San Juan Capistrano in historic San Juan Capistrano, California, is a luxury senior living community with elegant accommodations, well-appointed amenities and opportunities to create the rewarding retirement you deserve.
Residents of our Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) enjoy an active lifestyle with a selection of care options to meet changing needs. From Assisted Living and Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care to Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing, transitioning between levels of care is simple. You or your loved one will have the security of knowing that a continuum of care is available on one campus without the concern of selecting new services at a different location.
Located near Highway 74 and Interstate 5, our community offers a convenient location with a short drive to Santa Ana and Irvine. In San Juan Capistrano, residents and their families can visit our city’s famed historic mission or the Ronald W. Caspers Wilderness Park for hiking and stargazing.
Our warm and inviting community features a valued location near restaurants, shops, banks and physicians’ offices. Our campus offers walking paths and gardens, plus beautiful courtyards with palm-shaded seating areas and fountains.
The Freedom to Live Life as You Choose
Step into our welcoming lobby with elegant furnishings and spacious common areas. Enjoy restaurant-style dining in our dining room with chef-prepared menu options, or meet friends for coffee in our living room. Each day is filled with a selection of activities and clubs to share with friends and neighbors. Join one of our shopping trips, play dominoes with friends or attend one of our Happy Hour celebrations.
Our campus also includes the following accommodations and levels of care options:
- Assisted Living accommodations for those who may need some extra help with daily living activities. We balance assistance with independence, providing just the right amount care needed.
- Alzheimer’s and Dementia care program where skilled associates provide residents with a structured routine of activities that help maintain their abilities and experience daily moments of success.
- Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation — Licensed and Medicare-approved, our community offers skilled nursing care supported by speech, physical and occupational therapies and other rehabilitation services.
Attentive Care with Luxury Amenities
Fitness and wellness programs are an important part of our commitment to our residents’ experience at Brookdale San Juan Capistrano. Brookdale’s Optimum Life is a holistic initiative that balances six key dimensions of wellness — purposeful, emotional, physical, social, spiritual and intellectual — to help you live a lifestyle that promotes health, wholeness and fulfillment.
Pet Friendly Community
Pets are family too. We know many of our residents couldn’t imagine life without their furry, four-legged companions. We feel the same way — that’s why Brookdale San Juan Capistrano is a pet-friendly community.
Hospitality and wellness are also key components to living well at our community. With a number of planned activities and award-winning programs, our residents have many appealing and entertaining options. We offer life enriching opportunities to engage our resident’s interests, passion and purpose.
We feature daily activities, including our signature B-Fit exercise program as well as Brookdale Celebrates. Brookdale Celebrates combines inspired culinary and educational offerings that come together with themed experiences, special events and group activities spotlighting different cultures and cuisines.
At Brookdale San Juan Capistrano, our associates serve our communities by creating meaningful connections with residents and providing exceptional service and care. For our associates, this opportunity to serve others is more than a job — it’s a passion.
Caring Relationships Live Here Every Day
Experience our distinctive blend of hospitality, attentive service, and well-appointed amenities. Complete the online form for more information or call today to schedule a tour.
Levels of Care
As a Continuing Care Retirement Community, Brookdale San Juan Capistrano offers residents an active lifestyle with a selection of care options to meet changing needs. From Assisted Living and Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care to Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing, transitioning between levels of care is simple.
There may come a time when you or your loved may need additional help with daily tasks. At Brookdale San Juan Capistrano, we offer Assisted Living so you’ll be prepared, if or when you need more assistance.
It all begins with a personal service assessment. We take the time to listen to our residents, so we can understand their needs; then we establish clinical, dining and program support that works for them in a meaningful way.
We partner with our residents, recognizing their individual needs and preferences, and adjust services to meet their changing needs. So whether it’s a unique snack, the celebration of a favorite season or a lifelong interest, we value the privilege of knowing our residents and building relationships with them to create a truly personalized living experience.
Personalized Service System
With our exclusive personal service system, you can live your life the way you want with the right care at the right time, delivered by the right people. Through years of experience serving seniors, we have developed a process that allows us to customize personal care plans for our Assisted Living residents. Your customized care plan means you only pay for the services you need and want, giving you the flexibility to change your plan.
We provide care that balances independence with assistance and delivers service with compassion, understanding and respect. With comfortable accommodations and an impressive line of features and amenities, Brookdale residents enjoy life with the confidence of knowing we are here, partnering with you and your family, to customize solutions that support our residents’ needs as they evolve.
We understand your concerns for your loved one’s safety and well-being, and we understand the weight of the responsibility of caring for someone with Alzheimer’s or other types of dementia. Let us help you and your loved one with our compassionate, specialized care.
We offer specialized programs and safe environments for those with Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia. We believe no matter where an individual is on life’s journey, each has the right to live in a dignified manner and to enjoy meaningful experiences every day.
Deeply rooted in a person-centered approach, our Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care program, also called the Clare Bridge program, focuses on sustaining feelings of belonging, purpose and safety while seeking to preserve a sense of self.
The Clare Bridge Daily Path provides residents with a structured routine of activities that help maintain their abilities and encourage the use of their current skills. The Daily Path includes programs such as discussion groups as a mental workout and daily physical exercise such as dancing. The Daily Path gives each resident purpose and a sense of security that they are right where they need to be.
Designed by a team of culinary associates, experts in Dementia Care and registered dieticians, our unique dining program promotes a positive and successful dining experience with the following features:
- Dementia-friendly menus with selections that are easy to manage
- Individualized dining assistance
- The supportive dining environment encourages familiarity and socialization
Through our unique memory care programs, we offer comfort from the struggles of dementia for you and your loved one with customized care to meet your loved one’s specific needs. Our skilled associates provide compassionate and attentive dementia care, and enable residents to experience daily moments of success.
Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation
Life takes many turns, especially as it relates to health. On those occasions it is reassuring to know you have access to specialized care right here on campus.
Brookdale San Juan Capistrano offers licensed and Medicare-certified skilled nursing care with well-appointed private and semi-private accommodations.
Whether it’s a short-term respite visit while recovering from surgery or a long-term rehabilitation after a joint replacement, we have the services and care you need, when you need them. Our Skilled Nursing team provides round the clock nursing care and our on-site rehabilitation professionals offer physical, occupational and speech therapy to help patients enhance or regain their independence. We also provide wound care, diabetic care, respite care and hospice.
We partner with you and your family to create a care plan that honors your individual preferences and needs. We treat the whole person — mind, body and spirit — with compassion and attentive care.
Let Our Family Help Your Family
Let us help provide the care you or a loved one need with the amenities and services you want to live life as you choose. For more information about our services or to schedule a tour, complete our online form or call today.
Our dining room with its impressive menu choices is both elegant and comfortable for an outstanding dining experience. Residents also enjoy our outdoor courtyard and with its shaded seating areas and walking paths through beautiful gardens. We even have gardening areas for residents with a green thumb.
We offer a selection of apartment floor plans, including companion suite, studio, one- and two-bedroom options. Our light-filled residences feature wall-to-wall carpeting, kitchenettes, individually controlled heating and air and private baths with step-in showers.
While some services may vary with care levels, our residents enjoy the following amenities and services:
- Walking paths with landscaped grounds
- Outdoor courtyard with fountains
- Recreation and activity room
- Library with computers and Internet access
- Spacious family room for social gatherings
- Private dining room for intimate or special celebrations
- Full-service salon offering hairstyling, manicures, and facials
- Washers and dryers available for personal use
- Cultural, social, education and recreational activities and events
- Fitness Programs — Our innovative Brookdale “B-Fit” fitness program with classes like Tai chi, yoga, and dancing is designed with the latest research on senior fitness
- Entertainment — Our residents gather for free movies, live music performances, and parties.
- Pet-friendly community
- Restaurant-style dining with chef-prepared meals.
- Rental program with no entrance fee or long-term financial commitments
- Personal Solutions — Brookdale Personal Solutions make life easier and more convenient with direct-to-doorstep delivery for all of your personal care products.
- Continuum of care on property with lifestyles and services to meet changing healthcare needs
- Housekeeping services with flat linen service
- Laundry rooms with complimentary use of washers and dryers, plus personal laundry service for an additional fee
- Transportation services
- Campus security
- Short-term stay options available
- Room service available
- Emergency call system monitored 24 hours a day
- Help with daily tasks — Our staff can assist your loved with personal tasks such as bathing or showering, hygiene, clothing selection and dressing or grooming.
- Incontinence management — We offer bathroom scheduling, reminders and bathroom assistance.
- Personal care services available
- Mobility and escort service — To prevent falls, we offer our residents assistance in moving about their suites, and escorts to meals and activities.
- Dining assistance — For those who need some extra help at mealtime, we offer personal assistance when needed.
- Ease of access — Our community is easily navigated by individuals using wheelchairs and other assistive devices.
- Nursing Service — Nurses oversee the delivery of all health care services and wellness visits for our residents. Our nurses are on-call for your loved one 24 hours a day, seven days a week in our Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation wing.
- Medication management — Our staff monitors and administers all medications based on the proper dosage and frequency prescribed by each resident’s physician.
- Diabetes management
- Wound care
- Coordination of hospice care available
- Occupational, speech, and physical therapies
- Respite care available
- Service specialties and treatments, including wound care, VitalStim®, electrical stimulation, Lymphedema treatment, and IV medication administration
We Enrich Lives Every Day
See how our exceptional blend of hospitality, service and care can give you the freedom to live life as you choose with the care and support you need when you need it. Call today to schedule a visit and let our family help your family.