Community InformationWhite Sands is an assisted living facility in La Jolla, CA. White Sands offers activities at their location for residents. These activities generally allow residents to maintain healthy lifestyles by encouraging movement and socializing with their peers.
Being able to chat with other residents becomes an important part of many peoples' lives and White Sands offers common spaces indoors to support that need. The benefit of living in an assisted living community is that making meals can be costly and time consuming process so White Sands provides meals for residents.
Staff is awake and available 24 hours a day so if any emergencies occur no matter the time, there will be someone ready to help. If a resident needs assistance moving from a bed to a wheelchair, this facility has staff who can help.
Unique Features* The only retirement community in the area with beach front property and direct beach access.
* Anytime gourmet dining
* L arge apartments up to 1700 sq. w/ den
* Ocean views
* Custom apartments available
* Pool heated to 88 degrees all year
* Clinic with full time MD and RN for all residents
The minimum age that a resident may be is 62 years old.
StaffingNurses on StaffDoctor on Call24-Hour Awake StaffHomecare OnsiteVisiting PodiatristVisiting DentistVisiting Physical TherapistVisiting Occupational Therapist
Additional ServicesDiabetic Care
This community offers diabetes care and can offer insulin injections, including sliding scale therapy.
Memory Care Offered
This community employs technology to prevent residents from wandering and becoming lost, for example bracelets that will ring an alarm if the resident leaves the community. The memory care area of this community is secured to protect the safety of residents who wander.
Incontinent residents must be able to manage incontinence themselves. This staff at this community can remind incontinent residents to use the restroom. This community can care for residents with bowel incontinence. This community can care for residents with bladder incontinence.
Non Ambulatory Care
This community can provide standby assistance for residents who need help transferring, for example, from a bed into a wheelchair.
This community is provides multiple levels of care allowing residents to remain at the community while receiving increasing care.
TransportationResident Parking AvailableComplimentary TransportationTransportation at CostProperty Convenient to Busline
Additional AmenitiesActivities OnsiteActivities OffsiteDevotional Services OnsiteDevotional Services OffsiteOutdoor Common AreasIndoor Common AreasBeautician Onsite
Other ServicesWheelchair Accessible ShowersFull TubsHospice AvailableAging in PlaceSwimming Pool / Hot Tub
Additional info: Will cater to special diets
Activities ProvidedFull-Time Activity Director Social Events Trips & Outings Spiritual Activities Exercise Classes Live, On-site Entertainment Educational Opportunities Arts & Crafts Studio
Average Room Pricing at White Sands
Room Type Assisted Living Studio Averages $4,700 - $5,700 Monthly 1 Bedroom Averages $6,600 - $8,200 Monthly Semi-Private 2 BedroomsDisclaimer: The prices, amenities, features and care offered at senior communities are all subject to change; therefore information on this community profile may be out of date. Please note the costs per community are rough estimates; actual costs may vary depending on special offers and discounts, additional fees for services and care, and availability.
Estimated Fees at White Sands
Fee Type Assisted Living Community Fee Respite Fee Buy-In Fee Averages $54,000 - $66,100 One-time High Care Needs Fee Averages $900 - $1,100 Monthly Medium Care Needs Fee Averages $400 - $500 Monthly Low Care Needs Fee 2nd Person Fee Averages $1,000 - $1,200 Monthly
Paying for careCommercial InsurancePrivate paySocial SecuritySeparate pricing structure for careVeteran's benefits
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|City||Distance||Number of Facilities||Average Cost for 1 Bedroom|
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The Staff at White Sandsreviewed on: 07/09/2016 by Anonymous
The friendliness and cooperation of the staff at White Sands is above reproach. I have never found a more helpful group of people helping me negotiating through these very stressful times.
Fantatic Propertyreviewed on: 10/26/2014 by Anonymous
The white sands in La Jolla is a fantastic property, located right on the beach and at a fair price. Depending on the size of the unit, pricing varies. We are very happy with the services. we... Read the full review.
A community with a view for momreviewed on: 12/06/2016 by Anonymous
I am very happy with the care that my mom is receiving here with the great staff. This community is very clean and at this time it is going thru at this time. The food is really good and a nice... Read the full review.
Review of White Sands Alzheimer's / Memory Care in La Jolla, CAreviewed on: 09/29/2014 by Anonymous
Beautiful facility. Too much walking for Ruth. Apartments don't have kitchens.
Buy-In Community With All Levels of Carereviewed on: 10/03/2013 by Steve
It has a different feel. Each one of these places kind of has their own feel based on the way it's laid out and set up. White Sands had long hallways and a little bit more dormy feel. The rooms... Read the full review.