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Élan Santa Monica

Step into the unexpected. Stunning, but casual. Elegant, yet comfortable. More like an urban lodge or boutique hotel than a traditional senior living community. At Élan Santa Monica in Albuquerque, New Mexico, you’ll discover concierge-style services, resort-quality amenities and a competent, compassionate staff that is always on hand to offer assistance with daily living and specialized memory care.

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Élan Santa Monica is partnering with Ageless Grace, a cutting-edge program designed to improve cognitive functionality. Ageless Grace explores the ways in which we age – and addresses the whys of the process.

Prolong Independence with Assisted Living

Life is simply more manageable and enjoyable with a helping hand when you need it.


Discover the Meaning of Memory Care 

Days filled with meaning and purpose…it’s the quality of life you want for your loved one.


Senior Living Resources for Adult Children

When you’re worried about your parents, explore our FAQs and resource partnerships.

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A few days late but here are pictures from our car show! Residents enjoyed the Cars and great food. #CarShow ... See MoreSee Less

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We believe in our Passionate Employee Program where we encourage all our employees to live out their passion in their various positions. Check out how you can start living out your passion by joining our team >> buff.ly/2EkLC0M ... See MoreSee Less

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We had a sweet visitor during exercise this morning! #LittleOne ... See MoreSee Less

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"I have lived at Elan for almost two years and what I love most is the people. A facility is just a facility, but what makes it home is all the people that fill it. The people who work here make the place warm." ~Norman Taslitz ... See MoreSee Less

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We had a fun ice cream party in the cottages with our youngest volunteer, Claudia. She always has big plans for the residents on days she visits all of her “grandmas and grandpas.” ❤️🍦🍨 ... See MoreSee Less

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