Artesia Christian Home

Five-Star Facility rated by the State of California & Certified by the Federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid

Five-Star Facility rated by the State of California & Certified by the Federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid

A non-profit, Continuing Care retirement community started by the Christian Reformed and Reformed Churches in the area

Since 1951, we have been providing Christ-Like compassionate care for the elderly through tangible acts of love in all areas and levels of care. We promote family living values and build on our residents strengths and interests. We are governed by a board of directors from our supporting churches in the area & we are open to all people regardless of race, color, or national origin. 

 

Our Mission

To provide a continuum of high quality services to the faithful members of our supporting churches and to the community.

Our Vision

Is rooted in the Reformed Biblical perspective that by providing Christ-like compassionate care through tangible acts of love, we minister to the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of those we serve.

Serving with Compassion, Love & Grace
— OUR MOTTO

What We've Achieved

  • April 21, 1951 Groundbreaking was Celebrated for our Assisted Living- North.
  • November 1, 1951 The first residents moved into the facility for $75.00 a month.
  • April 20, 1952 Queen Juliana visits from the Netherlands.
  • May 1958 Groundbreaking was Celebrated for our Skilled Nursing.
  • February 1959 We were named the Pilgrim's Convalescent Hospital. 
  • 1962-1970 We build our 21 Cottages.
  • 1971 Grocery bill was $2,500.00 for 100 people.
  • May 1987 Elroy VanderLey becomes the new Administrator.
  • 1988 Artesia Christian Home becomes our official name.
  • June 25, 2016 Ribbon Cutting was celebrated for the Memory Care Center