Welcome to Palo Alto Commons

Welcome to Palo Alto Commons

Palo Alto Commons has earned a reputation as the leader in senior assisted living in the Bay Area and on the Peninsula.  Independently owned and located in Palo Alto since 1990, our community provides premier assisted living, Alzheimer’s and dementia care and exclusive, specialized higher levels of care in a beautiful home-like environment.

Our gracious residential community offers flexible personal care options, engaging activity programs, and fresh and delicious meals by a dedicated and caring staff.  We believe in finding joy at every stage of life, and in lending a helping hand with respect and a smile. You’ll find just the right amount of help with the perfect blend of freedom and security.

Choose One of the Premier Programs at Palo Alto Commons

At Palo Alto Commons, caring is the foundation of what we do, who we are and how we create a gracious, warm and loving sense of community. We support each resident’s life and needs through one of our personalized services and programs:

Assisted Living

Features fine apartment living with an abundance of hotel-like amenities in a beautiful environment. Choose Independent Living, or Assisted Living, which offers six levels of personal care designed to meet each resident’s specific needs.

Elite Care

Palo Alto Commons Exclusive.  Offers the opportunity to live in a private garden apartment with the care and comfort of highly-trained staff right outside the door.  Elite Care includes our highest staff-to-resident ratio as well as many outstanding amenities.

Meadow Wing

Features a specialized and dignified program for residents with Alzheimer’s Disease and dementia.  Meadow Wing provides a full daily schedule of engaging and meaningful activities in a secure, friendly, and home-like environment.

Focused Care

Palo Alto Commons Exclusive.  Provides focused care for residents who need extra assistance with their daily needs. Focused Care is a unique and flexible option for residents with a high level of care needs but varying social and dining needs.

Palo Alto Commons North: Coming 2013