Adult Day Center

The Adult Day Center at the Camarillo Health Care District is state-licensed and intentionally designed to provide a safe, respectful, compassionate option for adults who could benefit from additional care during the day due to processes such as Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, stroke, brain injury, decreasing mobility, isolation and loneliness.  In addition to providing a safe and caring environment, the Adult Day Center offers much-needed respite for caregivers and families as they re-build their lives in the midst of transitions.  Trained and caring staff provides a wide range of planned activities and socialization to include many interests and ability levels.  Please enjoy reading through this information or call Mary Ann Ratto, CSA, Adult Day Center Director, at 805-388-1952, extension 111, or at


Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m. A nutritious lunch is provided along with morning and afternoon snacks. Extended hours are available from 3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Activities in the Adult Day Center are designed to encourage socialization with peers and participation in a wide variety of activities, including:

  • A safe, secure compassionate environment
  • Physical, mental and emotional stimulation
  • Music, reminiscing and pet therapies
  • Exercise, arts and crafts, and other activities
  • Nutritious meals, snacks or special diet
  • Socialization and peer support
  • Stimulation to improve mental and physical health
  • Assistance to families and/or caregivers with a care recipient who cannot be left alone during the day
  • Improve or maintain a senior’s level of independence
  • Prevents social isolation and the mental deterioration that often accompanies it
  • Helps cognitively and physically-impaired adults maintain or improve their level of functioning

Adult Day Center Calendar

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Please call the Adult Day Center Director anytime at (805) 388-1952, extension 111, to schedule an appointment.

Location & Hours

The Building Hope Adult Day Program is located at the Camarillo Health Care District at 3639 E. Las Poses Rd, Suite 117, in Camarillo, in the Dos Caminos Plaza. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Hours and the number of days attending the Center may vary depending upon you or your loved one’s needs.  Half-day schedules are also available to accommodate both morning and afternoon schedules. We can customize the program for you and your loved one.


Transportation services through the Care-A-Van program are available for District residents. The Adult Day Center Director can assist you with transportation details during your initial assessment.



The costs to each family will vary according to a number of elements. Your initial assessment with the Adult Day Center Director will help develop a plan especially for you and your loved one.

Help for Caregivers

If you are the caregiver of an adult relative or friend, you may find that adult day support services are a real option to assist you with the challenges of daily care giving. Adult day support is also a great resource for caregivers who work outside the home. For more resources and support regarding caregiving, please visit our Wellness and Caregiver Resource Center of Ventura County.

To send an email to our Wellness and Caregiver Resource Center Director click here or call 805-388-1952 ext 133