Assisted Living, Alzheimer's Support, and Skilled Nursing Care in Palo Alto, California

Our Levels of Care

Choosing Vi means planning for the future. Since our continuum of care (assisted living, memory support, and skilled nursing) is included in your care contract, we’re here to help you continue to enjoy each stage of your life. 

Assisted Living in Palo Alto, California

Assisted Living

There may come a time when our residents need extra care. The compassionate staff of our on-site Care Center provide assistance with the activities of daily living. Located within the community, close to friends and family, we work closely with residents and their family members to determine what level of assistance is required, while promoting an ongoing sense of independence and well-being.

We value the dignity of all Vi residents and put an emphasis on self-care. Additional priorities include fostering residents’ privacy, enhancing their comfort and helping them embrace everything life has to offer today. Our Assisted Living residence is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week, by a team of dedicated caregivers under the supervision of a licensed nurse.

The Essentials

We provide environments and services that allow our residents to maintain a comfortable lifestyle.

  • Three meals per day, featuring a wide variety of fresh and seasonal selections prepared by our classically trained executive chef
  • Stylish club-style dining room
  • Weekly light housekeeping service
  • Weekly laundering of resident’s own bed and bath linens
  • Scheduled transportation to shopping, events and medical appointments

Assistance provided

Our care providers assess how much help residents need with daily activities.

  • Dressing
  • Bathing
  • Medication management and administration
  • Ambulation
  • Grooming

Personalized Services

To care for the total well-being of every individual, we can help arrange for an array of services available for an additional fee*.

  • Pharmaceutical services
  • Private Duty Assistant Services, transportation, laundry service and dry cleaning
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapy
  • Ancillary medical supplies and services
  • Salon and barbershop services
  • Guest meals (advance reservations requested)

*May be provided by third-party providers

Residence Features

We design our apartments to be inviting, comfortable spaces.

  • Spacious floor plans with kitchenettes
  • Private bathroom featuring easy-access shower with assist bars
  • Wall-to-wall carpeting
  • Window treatments
  • Individual climate control
  • All utilities, except phone service, included in monthly fee
  • Emergency call system

Fees for Continuing Care Residents

Residents who are contracted with Vi for continuing care will continue to pay their independent living monthly fee after moving to our care center. Their monthly fee will not change due to the move to a higher level of care, but ongoing community-wide fee increases will continue to apply. There are charges for ancillary items and additional meals received while in our care center.

Fees for Spouses in Independent Living

If a resident and their spouse are both contracted for continuing care and only one requires a higher level of care, one spouse will remain in independent living while the other moves to our care center. Both residents will continue to pay the monthly fee paid while residing in independent living. Their monthly fees will not change due to the move to a higher level of care, but ongoing community-wide monthly fee increases.

Contact our Sales Team at 888.984.2575 for more information about assisted living.

Alzheimer's & Memory Support in Palo Alto, CA

Memory Support

Our Memory Support unit at Vi at Palo Alto offers an environment that is both comfortable and structured. Suited for residents with mild to moderate Alzheimer’s and related cognitive conditions, our program seeks to enhance every individual’s social, emotional and physical well-being. Customized service and care plans help residents embrace a fully engaged lifestyle, and our person-centered approach encourages daily connection. Our soothing and relaxing residential setting is equipped with readily recognized memory cues that use sight, sound and aroma to help orient residents and instill a sense of familiarity. All of these tools have a purpose: to stimulate memory and provide residents with meaningful experiences.

Program Highlights

Our indoor and outdoor spaces are thoughtfully designed to address residents’ Memory Support needs.

  • Private residential suites with access to a shared family room, kitchen and family-style dining room
  • Life Story box at the entry of each suite helps residents identify their room and reminisce about their lives
  • A discovery garden enables residents to enjoy the familiar, enjoyable sights and sounds of the outdoors
  • A comfortable environment encourages social interaction for residents and their families
  • An array of programs and tools designed to stimulate memory, environmental response and meaningful experiences
  • MyStory, a structured program designed to encourage cognitive exercise and sharpen mental skills

Licensed Staff

Our licensed staff of compassionate caregivers are on-site 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Individualized Focus

Our specialized programs and services are designed around each resident and their needs.

  • Our staff meets with family members and creates a customized care plan
  • Residents are encouraged to participate in a variety of activities, including walking, dancing and structured exercises to enhance muscle strength and flexibility
  • Montessori Method-based activities help develop motor skills and concentration, as well as build self-esteem
  • Variety of soothing programs are available, including aromatherapy
  • Social hours are held for residents and team members to share memories, tell stories and look through photo albums
  • Scheduled outings and activities encourage residents to stay social

Our Dining Experience

We make dining an easier experience for Memory Care residents.

  • Menu items are carefully selected to offer ease of handling
  • Use of contrasting colors for tablecloths, napkins and tableware at every meal to decrease confusion

Memory Support Services and Amenities

Comfort is of utmost importance, that is why we offer a range of services and amenities.

  • Comfortable, residential rooms and an inviting family room, plus a family-style dining room
  • Three meals each day, prepared under supervision of our executive chef
  • Weekly laundering of bed and bath linens
  • Daily housekeeping

Support for Families

Seeing a loved one with Alzheimer's or other dementia-related conditions can be daunting. To help with the transition, Vi at Palo Alto helps families with the educational resources needed to familiarize themselves with the dementia process. Care center staff also refers families to support groups in their area, and invites speakers to come into the community to help families learn more about dementia and Alzheimer's care.

Fees for Continuing Care Residents

Residents who are contracted with Vi for continuing care will continue to pay their independent living monthly fee after moving to our care center. Their monthly fee will not change due to the move to a higher level of care, but ongoing community-wide fee increases will continue to apply. There are charges for ancillary items and additional meals received while in our care center.

Fees for Spouses in Independent Living

If a resident and their spouse are both contracted for continuing care and only one requires a higher level of care, one spouse will remain in independent living while the other moves to our care center. Both residents will continue to pay the monthly fee paid while residing in independent living. Their monthly fees will not change due to the move to a higher level of care, but ongoing community-wide monthly fee increases.

Contact our Sales Team at 888.984.2575 for more information about memory support.

Skilled Nursing in Palo Alto, CA

Long- and Short-Term Skilled Nursing

Whether you’re recovering from surgery, in need of rehabilitation services or require long-term nursing care, our on-site, dedicated skilled nursing staff is ready to help. Our team of licensed professionals manage care plans focused on each resident’s individual needs, including physical, speech and occupational therapy, all while they stay near friends and family. Additionally, residents can take advantage of specialized programs that are offered seven days a week.

Individualized Care

As a Skilled Nursing Facility, we create person-centered interdisciplinary plans after a thorough initial assessment of our residents.

  • Assistance with daily living activities including bathing, oral care, grooming, dressing and eating
  • Collaboration between community staff and the resident’s physicians
  • Individualized activities and group experiences that encourage staying social
  • Medical orders and treatment plans carried out by our interdisciplinary team
  • Therapy teams licensed to work with a multitude of medical and cognitive needs as well as many different treatment modalities
  • Wound management and skin care program
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapy
  • Hydration and nutrition monitoring program
  • Meal service
  • Medication administration and monitoring
  • Coordination for hospice care
  • Scheduled transportation for nearby appointments

Comfortable Spaces

Our specially designed areas are great for staying social and visiting with guests.

  • Club-style dining room
  • Fitness therapy room
  • Living room
  • Landscaped grounds
  • Card/activity room

Suite Essentials

Skilled nursing rooms can be personalized with a resident’s personal touches and furnishings. Residents also have access to our skilled nursing dining room, activity room, salon services, and visitor spaces to help them stay connected to friends and family.

  • Basic cable television service
  • Daily light housekeeping, including bed making
  • Individual climate control
  • Laundering of towels and bed linens as needed
  • Private room featuring en suite showers featuring with built-in seats and assist bars
  • A nurse call system
  • Telephone with local service
  • Three delicious meals served in a restaurant-style dining room, or provided in-room if needed, prepared each day under the supervision of the executive chef
  • Structured programs designed for skilled nursing residents by our professional Lifestyle staff

Personalized Services*

  • Personal aide services
  • Personal laundry services
  • Salon and barbershop services
  • Guest meals (advance reservations requested)
  • Personal trainers

*Available for an additional fee and may be provided by third-party providers

Fees for Continuing Care Residents

Residents who are contracted with Vi for continuing care will continue to pay their independent living monthly fee after moving to our care center. Their monthly fee will not change due to the move to a higher level of care, but ongoing community-wide fee increases will continue to apply. There are charges for ancillary items and additional meals received while in our care center.

Fees for Spouses in Independent Living

If a resident and their spouse are both contracted for continuing care and only one requires a higher level of care, one spouse will remain in independent living while the other moves to our care center. Both residents will continue to pay the monthly fee paid while residing in independent living. Their monthly fees will not change due to the move to a higher level of care, but ongoing community-wide monthly fee increases.

Contact our Sales Team at 888.984.2575 for more information about skilled nursing care.

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What is Vi?

Vi is a Type A CCRC, a senior living model, which combines four types of retirement living into a single location.

Vi at Palo Alto

Located in Palo Alto, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley.

You Can Have It All

At Vi, we offer best-in-class living environments, well-appointed amenities and unexpected levels of service.