Many different housing options are available to seniors. For a guide to understanding differences between the numerous senior living options available, visit Understanding Your Senior Living Options.
Below is a list of the senior communities available in the area along with a brief description of each and a link for further information. We’ve categorized each by Living Option for easier cross referencing.
Please note, that one’s health can deteriorate quickly and unexpectedly. It is best to be prepared for the future and visit Independent, Assisted and Memory Care communities before you or your loved one actually needs the services. That way, you can be put on a waiting list if there is one and when the time comes to make the move you already know where to go. It is less stress for the loved one and family. Knowledge is power, know the wealth of services available and communities in the area to help. If you have questions or would like further resources, call us at 775-432-6300.
Senior Living Options in Reno/Sparks
|Planned Adult Communities||Independent Living||Assisted Living|
|There are planned communities for those 55 and older in both Reno and Sparks. If you are interested in knowing what is offered, call us at 775-432-6300 and we will assist you.||
|Skilled Nursing||Memory Care||Continuing Care|
|These are large Centers which provide lodging, meals, therapy & 24 hr skilled nursing in a medical setting.||
2121 E. Prater Way • Sparks , NV • (775) 331-2229 • www.arborsmemorycare.com
At the Arbors their focus is entirely on residents with memory loss. Their philosophy of care is based upon the principles of respect, patience, dignity and encouragement of independence. As a family owned business they have the flexibility to create personalized programs and solutions for each and every resident. In fact, they saw a need for families who needed more affordable care and have the option for single, double and triple occupancy.
Atria Summit Ridge
4880 Summit Ridge Drive • Reno, NV • (775) 360-4505 • www.atriaseniorliving.com
Atria includes both Independent and Assisted Living services. Atria offers dynamic environments where their residents can continue to live independently with discreet support if they need it. Atria’s robust social calendars feature more than 200 monthly events based on eight key dimensions of engagement that contribute to a fulfilling life – from book discussions, gardening clubs, exercise classes and games to group outings, volunteer opportunities and art workshops. They encourage their residents to stay active and involved by leading classes and events related to their expertise and lifelong passions.
Brookdale Northwest Reno
5165 Summit Ridge Court • Reno, NV 89523• (775) 787-8200 • www.brookdale.com
Open since 1998, Brookdale Northwest Reno offers Assisted Living and Memory Care. A resident who has a diagnosis of dementia or Alzheimer’s, after an assessment, may potentially move into Assisted Living at Brookdale Northwest Reno and “age in place.” As a resident needs more care they can transition into the memory care onsite. The community has 4 Geriatric Doctors who visit several times a month or are on call. Pets are welcome. The community has 77 apartments in assisted living which comprise of studios, 1 bedrooms, and 2 bedrooms. There are 15 rooms in memory care which allow for single or double occupancy.
3105 Plumas Street • Reno, NV 89509 • (775) 234-2369 • www.brookdale.com
Brookdale Reno offers Memory Care. Memory Care communities, which include Alzheimer’s care and Dementia care facilities, consist of specially designed living spaces and supporting environments for those who are living with cognitive challenges brought on by Alzheimer’s and dementia. These may include carefully considered flooring to reduce problematic patterns for those with Alzheimer’s or dementia and wall colors that help them to find the way. The dementia care environment helps cue its residents in their daily lives. Areas of the community are set up for safe engagement in activities such as gardening, kitchen work, and other life skills that provide purposeful and meaningful successful moments.
1900 East Prater Way • Sparks, NV 89523• (775) 234-2386 • www.brookdale.com
Brookdale Sparks is an Independent Living Community. Independent Living communities cater to those who want a place to live that requires little or no home maintenance or yard work, want to socialize with peers and broaden social network, and want to enjoy activities and meals in the company of others.
2000 East Prater Way • Sparks, NV 89523• (775) 359-7733 • www.brookdale.com
Brookdale Vista is an Assisted Living community which assists residents with activities of daily living and basic care support in a homelike or apartment setting. Residents receive three meals a day, recreational and social activities, housekeeping, linen service, apartment maintenance and transportation. Trained caregivers provide dignified attention, medication management, bathing, dressing, mobility and toileting assistance. In addition, pets are welcome.
2120 E. Long Street • Carson City, NV 89706• (775) 883-1221 • www.carson-plaza.com
Carson Plaza is an Independent Living Community in Carson City. It is the sister community to Sky Peaks in Reno. Both are part of Holiday Retirement, North America’s largest provider of independent retirement living. Each apartment has a kitchenette; however, the community also provides 3 meals a day in their dining room which has views of the mountains. Apartments are cleaned once a week and beds made so residents may focus on what is truly important to them. The community has multiple activities a day for residents to enjoy. The management teams also live in the community! Good news, Pets are welcome.
Cascades of the Sierra
275 Neighborhood Way • Sparks, NV 89441• (775) 424-5400 • www.cascadeliving.com
Cascades of the Sierra offers Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care. Located northeast of downtown Reno in Spanish Springs, Cascades of the Sierra provides independent living, assisted living and an assisted living memory care community. The community boasts views of the Sierras, an indoor heated swimming pool, arts & crafts studio, billiards room, fitness/wellness center, on-campus rehabilitation, formal restaurants as well as casual dining, theater, covered parking and climate controlled storage space.
Five Star Premier Residences of Reno
3201 Plumas St • Reno, NV 89509 • (775) 829-1050 • www.fivestarseniorliving.com
Five Star Premier Residences of Reno is a luxurious senior living community overlooking the stunning Sierra Nevada mountains. Offering both independent and assisted living services, Five Star Premier Residences is conveniently located near shopping areas, cultural attractions, medical facilities, and all the services that make Reno and Lake Tahoe such exciting destinations.
855 Brinkby Ave • Reno, NV 89509 • (775) 827-3606 • www.lakesideretirement.com
Lakeside Manor is an active Independent Living Community located in Southwest Reno, by Virginia Lake. They’re minutes from downtown, within blocks of four shopping centers, the Peppermill Hotel Casino, a golf course, several restaurants, banks and the post office. They offer studio, 1 bedroom and 2 bedroom apartments. Meals and activities are included in the monthly fee. In addition they have a monthly calendar full of social activities such as live music, bingo, exercise and movies.
MorningStar Senior Living
2360 Wingfield Hills Road • Sparks, NV 89436 • (775) 626-5665 • www.morningstarseniorliving.com
MorningStar offers 3 levels of Senior Living: Independant, Assisted and Memory Care. They have a range of apartments available from 1 and 2 bedroom units. They have 128 independent living suites, 80 assisted living and 32 secure suites for residents with Alzheimer’s Disease and other memory impairments. The community is located in the Wingfield Springs neighborhood of Sparks.
10101 Double R Blvd • Reno, NV 89521 • (775) 982-7055 • www.monacoridge.com
Monaco Ridge is an Assisted Living Community located on the campus of Renown South Meadows Medical Center managed by Cascades of the Sierra. Compromised of 40 studio apartments the community has an intimate feel. Comprehensive health care services, including 24 hour emergency care, primary care physicians, outpatient rehabilitation services and more are close by. Monaco Ridge offers a diverse assortment of social, educational and recreational activities. The monthly fee includes 3 meals plus snacks, utilities and basic phone & cable, housekeeping, bathing and dressing assistance as well as medication management.
2305 Ives Court • Reno, NV 89503 • (775) 746-1188 • www.parkplaceassistedliving.net
Park Place is an Assisted Living community overlooking Rancho San Rafael Park. They have several stand alone cottages that are designed to house 12 seniors. Each resident has their own bedroom with a private bathroom and shower. Park Place has its own professional chef and staff who prepare meals on site and serve family style to each home. They have a full activities calendar for residents and encourage families to join in activities as well. Given the community overlooks Rancho San Rafael Park, every year they enjoy the Great Balloon Race with primo seats! During Hot August Nights they enjoy a Bluegrass Band in their gazebo area outdoors with some vintage cars.
Promenade on the River
525 Court Street • Reno, NV 89501 • (775) 786-8853 • www.promenadereno.com
Located in downtown Reno overlooking the Truckee River, Promenade on the River has 84 Independent Living apartments with 31 different floor plans. Each unit includes a full kitchen and washer/dryer. The monthly lease package includes 3 meals per day, weekly housekeeping, concierge, educational, fitness and cultural activities.
Sierra Place Senior Living
1111 West College Parkway • Carson City, NV 89703 • (775) 841-4111 • www.cascadesierraplace.com
Gated senior community in Carson City for independent residents, as well as those who need assistance. The entire building with 63 apartments is licensed for Assisted Living. Therefore, those who are independent and later need assistance do not need to leave their apartment. Sierra Place employs two full-time Registered Nurses, who oversee a fully-trained, 24-hour care staff. They also employ a Registered Dietitian, and offer a unique Diabetic Management Program with Gentiva Home Health, who will provide insulin injections twice a day, 365 days a year. Sierra Place also holds a license to care for people with a chronic illness such as cancer. Sierra Place was voted the #1 Senior Living Community in 2015 by the readers of the Nevada Appeal.
Skyline Estates Senior Living
2861 Mountain Street• Carson City, NV 89703 • (775) 885-9223 • www.skylineestatessl.net
Assisted Living Community, sister community to Summit Estates in Reno, offers both shared and private rooms. Three meals and snacks are included as well as daily entertainment options, excursions, transportation and housecleaning and linen service. There are onsite worship services, guest speakers, volunteer visitors and musical entertainment. Trained staff is available around the clock for medication management, bathing, mobility, etc. Small pets are welcome with a deposit and a private room. Ideally located near Carson Tahoe Hospital and Carson Nursing and Rehab.
1520 Sky Valley Drive • Reno, NV 89523 • (775) 747-9555 • www.skypeaks.com
Sky Peaks is an independent living community. They offer studios, 1 bedroom and 2 bedroom apartments. For those residents who need more care Interim and Love A Parent have offices at Sky Peaks and offer assisted living help on an as needed basis for the residents at an extra cost. This allows residents and families to keep the cost of their care down. In addition, Gentiva will come in for more advanced assistance.
Stone Valley Alzheimer’s Special Care Center
6155 Stone Valley Drive • Reno, NV 89523 • (775) 583-4197 • www.jeaseniorliving.com
Stone Valley offers a variety of rooms including private, shared and semi-furnished. Three meals and snacks are included as well as daily entertainment options, excursions, transportation and housecleaning and linen service. There is an outdoor courtyard as well as an area behind the building with a walking trail where residents can enjoy the outdoors. Part of the services offered include Meaningful Moments® which is a way for the staff to know each resident’s life story in order to create moments that are meaningful to them personally.
222 Patriot Blvd • Reno, NV 89511 • (775) 434-1880 • www.missionseniorliving.net
Summit Estates is the only assisted living community located in Southwest Reno that offers memory care. The community offers amazing mountain views from the extra-large windows which bring in lots of natural light. Amenities include an Activity Room, Fireside Library, Movie and TV lounge, Bistro, Courtyards, Walking Path and a Dog Run so residents can exercise their pets. Studio, 1 and 2 bedroom apartments are available. The Memory Care has been specially designed for residents with Dementia/Alzheimer’s. Residents enjoy private suites that each family may personalize with their own furniture and favorite belongings.
The Fountains Senior Care
1920 Harvard Way • Reno, NV 89502 • (775) 825-2044 • www.thefountainsal.com
Locally owned and operated Senior Community for independent living with assisted living services available. Located close to shopping, medical care & restaurants.