In order to find the top assisted living communities in the Fullerton area, our team of researchers:

  • Sorted through 43 communities using our unique methodology
  • Spent over 12 hours researching assisted living communities in Fullerton
  • Read more than 90 reviews left by residents and their family members

After filtering out facilities that didn’t meet our high standards, we were left with 10 assisted living communities that earned our seal of approval. Through this process we discovered that the average cost of assisted living in the city of Fullerton is $3,525, which is considerably lower than the state average of $4,500 and the national average of $4,051.

Jonathan Frank
Licensed Social Worker and Certified Dementia Practitioner
Jonathan Frank
Licensed Social Worker and Certified Dementia Practitioner

Jonathan Frank is a Licensed Social Worker with over 10 years experience working with the geriatric population in a variety of different settings. He received his Masters degree from Rutgers University with a certificate in Aging and Gerontological Services. Additionally, he is a Certified Dementia Practitioner accredited by the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners. Jonathan also has Bachelors degree in psychology and worked as an Emergency Medical Technician for 14 years. His passion lies with the elderly and ensuring they age with dignity.

Read on for in-depth information about the top assisted living facilities in Fullerton, a brief dive into our methodology for determining the best assisted living communities, and a searchable directory of 43 communities in the Fullerton area. Trusted Communities spent dozens of hours researching the top assisted living communities in the Fullerton area to allow seniors and their families to find the community that’s right for them. Click through the facilities listed below to read in-depth reviews, what residents are saying, and details such as base pricing, room types, and more.

Brookdale Anaheim
Studios, 1-Bedroom Apartments
Assisted Living, Independent Living, Memory Care, Hospice, Respite, Skilled Nursing
Not Listed
Brookdale Anaheim is a purpose-built senior living community that features a large, bright dining room, shaded patio, extensive library and landscaped gardens. Assisted living and memory care services are available, and residents can contact the on-site staff at any time using the emergency alert system. We featured Brookdale Anaheim on our Fullerton top 10 ALF list because of their focus on providing seniors with a safe, comfortable community where neighbors quickly become friends.
What Residents are Saying:
Residents of Brookdale Anaheim loved their time here. One says, "The caregivers are amazing, the staff is very accessible, and the rooms are very clean. The food is very healthy and very good. The activities are amazing. ... It is everything that people would want it to be and has everything they are looking for."
4.07 out of 5 stars
(148) Reviews
200 N. Dale Ave., Anaheim, CA 92801
Brookdale Brea
Brookdale Garden Grove
Brookdale Nohl Ranch
Brookdale Uptown Whittier
Oakmont of Whittier
Sunnycrest Senior Living
Sunrise of Fullerton
Sunrise of Yorba Linda
Westminster Terrace Assisted Living Community

Our Methodology

It’s not what we research, but the way we research that makes stand out. We start by identifying problems and challenges in the senior care industry by gaining insight from conversations with industry professionals, older adults, and those that care for them. Next, our research team led by industry experts apply our data-driven research techniques to understand the magnitude of the challenge and how to overcome it. Finally, we present our findings in easy-to-understand guides and studies and share our actionable results with influencers and caregivers, as well as the general public.

Facility Features (40%)

Facility Health Services Graded on health services provided
on the facility including, but not
limited to, on-site nursing,
pharmacy, skilled nursing,
medicine administration, etc

Facility Amenities Graded on the available

Affordability Financial assistance acceptance
and overall costs and value.

Residential Quality (40%)

Resident Satisfaction Polling & survey of overall facility satisfaction.

Facility Complaint and Violations Number of complaints and violations the facility had. Taking into account improvement over time.

Online Reviews Aggregated verified online reviews.

Location (20%)

Location-Based Benefits Including, but not limited to, proximity to
hospitals, ambulance response times, senior
resources available, and state and city
financial assistance.

Location Quality Local crime rates, incidents against older
adults, air quality, climate.

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