• Orange County memory care community for seniors
  • Enhanced lifestyle and care for seniors with memory loss
  • Individual care and support for seniors with Alzheimers and dementia
  • Anaheim memory care facility

A setting as warm and bright as a cherished summer home.

What is Summer House?

What if memory care came wrapped in a place as warm and bright as a cherished summer home? Here, it does. Welcome to Summer House at Walnut Village, a unique memory care neighborhood for individuals with Alzheimer’s and related dementia. Located on the grounds of the award-winning Walnut Village Retirement Community in Orange County, this is a place where individuals with cognitive and memory challenges can truly feel at home. Download our brochure to learn more.

Secure, technology enabled accommodations for residents

A place of warmth and serenity.


Home, in a protected environment.

Ours is a neighborhood of 14 shared residences — each with modern comforts and classic styling. This specially tailored space, designed for those with Alzheimer’s or dementia, offers quiet sun-filled rooms, a wander garden, lush landscaping, and beautiful design inside and out.

Care and support offered at Walnut Village

Personalized care that comes from the heart.


Innovation and warmth.

We are distinguished by engaging, compassionate care that emphasizes dignity and whole-person wellbeing. And every day, we work to meet the needs of each individual at Summer House. Our compassionate staff helps residents flourish through personal attention, meaningful connection, and opportunities for self-expression. From music therapy and cultural events to the cognitive enrichment the latest technologies offer, this is a nurturing, stimulating environment.

Care Coordinator at Walnut Village

"The special relationships I have with residents is incredible. When residents are excited to see me and ask for me by name, I know we've made a connection."

—  Jennifer C. Caregiver

Resident Nurse and Support Staff

"We're proud of the quality care we provide. What motivates us is seeing smiles on people’s faces every day, as we continue to elevate their experiences."

—  Ben R. Life Enrichment Specialist

Memory Care Specialist at Walnut Village

"I always knew that I wanted to work in a place like Summer House. I just had to find it. It’s taking care of people. It’s being part of their lives. I love it."

—  Lauren B. Life Enrichment Specialist

At the core of our community.

The Front Porch Family

Front Porch is a not-for-profit family of communities and partnerships, including Summer House at Walnut Village. We are dedicated to improving the lives of our residents, and their needs are at the heart of everything we do.

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What’s Humanly Possible®?

Humanly Possible® defines our culture and our cause. We are dedicated to doing everything humanly possible to creatively meet the needs of those we serve. It is an authentic call for every mind, discipline, and level of our organization to focus on what’s possible, what’s achievable, and what’s next.

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A Strong Foundation

Front Porch is built on the power of partnership. Philanthropic support for Summer House at Walnut Village comes from California Lutheran Homes and Community Services, an independent not-for-profit organization with a long tradition of service, social ministry and philanthropy.

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