Welcome to Rincon del Rio!
Rincon del Rio means ~ “Bend of The River”
Like a river, you may have noticed lately that your life is gently changing course. We have some ideas about that we think you might find interesting – maybe even life altering.
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We are an Intentional Living Community. This is to say, one constructed to provide aging-in-place accommodations that emphasize choice, control, and continuity of life-long connections and activities. Our goal is to guard against social isolation by building community among members, organizing local resources, and providing all the services needed to insure our residents are enabled to stay in their home in our community no matter how challenging the circumstances.
Services for Residents
At Rincon, the doctor is most definitely in! Rincon del Rio will have on-site, on staff physicians, nurses, and other medical service providers. Visits can be in your home or in the office. Our focus is: Doctor – Patient Relationship Patient Centeredness Honest and Caring Communication Preventative Services Sense of Responsibility Accountability Medical Expertise Our goal is… Continue Reading
Nothing would be more tiresome than eating and drinking if God had not made them a pleasure as well as a necessity. – Voltaire Over the next 25 years or so there will be a significant change in the age demography of the United States. A major societal challenge will be to improve the quality… Continue Reading
Rincon del Rio promotes and celebrates life-long learning. We coordinate with the local high schools and colleges to insure our offerings are current, relevant, and of interest. Our classes let you not only pursue particular areas of interest, but also to learn new skills and develop confidence in dealing with changing technology. We believe providing… Continue Reading
Rincon del Rio wants to provide all the necessary services you might ever need to insure that here you can age-in-place and maintain an independent living style. To that end, our buildings are constructed utilizing universal design that will keep you safe, comfortable, and cared for in the decades to come. We offer all the… Continue Reading
Rincon del Rio is located in – Nevada County, California. The community sits on 215 acres bordering the Bear River. Eighty percent of the property is reserved as open space with miles of walking and equestrian trails. The river provides a welcoming environment for a variety of water fowl as does the three – acre pond…. Continue Reading
Walk on a trail, hike to the top of the river canyon, jumpstart your exercise program, recharge your energy, grab onto a healthier future, and fall in love with life again. Start with a morning walk, choose from daily group activities or hit the bike routes to enjoy the sunny weather and matchless scenery. You… Continue Reading
Relaxation is necessary for our health and sense of well-being. Essentially relaxation comes from a balanced lifestyle as reflected in this old Irish Prayer: Take time to work – It is the price of success. Take time to meditate – It is the source of power. Take time to play – It is the secret… Continue Reading
Humans are very social creatures. We need healthy interaction with others to maintain our health and maximize cognitive function. The staff and residents at ~ Rincon del Rio ~ respect your daily routines and need for privacy. At the same time we offer activities that facilitate forming the close bonds of friendship. We know that… Continue Reading
Whether it’s January or July, cultural opportunities abound in the greater Sacramento area. At events ranging from the Pacific Rim Festival, to Native American Day, you’ll find mouth-watering food, arts and crafts, live music, dancing, exhibits, children’s activities and more. The Auburn Symphony is being increasingly recognized as among the best community orchestras in the… Continue Reading
Rincon del Rio ~ is roughly half way between Auburn (county seat of Placer County) and Grass Valley/Nevada City (Nevada County). Both of these historic towns are well known for their California Gold Rush history and boast the best preserved historic downtowns in the state. Auburn is home of the Auburn State Recreation Area. Within… Continue Reading
Create your own adventure with a full day of amazing destinations, interesting people, and lots of good things to eat! There are such diverse destinations in Northern California, you’ll want to plan a day trip every week or two. If you are feeling cosmopolitan, San Francisco and Napa are just down the road. The majestic… Continue Reading