It is an honor for an American assisted living facility or memory care community to receive a “Caring Star” award because it indicates excellent service with a strict criteria that has to be met in order to qualify as one of the most acclaimed of such communities nationwide.
Based on reviews and consumer ratings in their Senior Care Directory, Caring Stars must find that the senior living facility received three consumer reviews during the year, earned a minimum of one five star review, had an over-all average rating of greater than four stars, have no unresolved negative reviews, and other online reputation information.
Also, the Caring Stars communities have profiles in social media and trade platforms, discussed in housing referrals by Caring’s family advisors, get publicity on Caring.com, and are provided with materials to showcase their award.
The Manse on Marsh, an outstanding assisted living facility in the downtown area of San Luis Obispo, California, is proud to have received that award. They are the only Central Coast assisted living facility that offers the Assisted Living Care Planning System, which is recognized nationally and where the resident only pays for and receives the required assistance and care services that are needed. The Manse on Marsh was also voted #1 in the SLO Tribune Reader’s Choice Awards.
There are private homes and spacious flats for independent living or different living arrangements and more services to suit individual needs and budgets. Also provided are upscale residence amenities in a home town setting, restaurant-quality dining, social activities, transportation, a nurse on staff, maid and laundry services, personal assistance if needed with medication reminders and bathing and grooming, compassionate and dedicated caregivers, and more.
People needing to make a change in their living arrangements still want to have a high quality of life to enrich their days along with whatever assistance is required to make them comfortable and happily cared for.