For inpatient
admission or
assistance, call:

(415) 379-2224
8 AM – 5 PM

(415) 379-2215
5 PM – 8 AM


To be admitted to Arden Wood for Christian Science nursing care, a patient must meet the following requirements:

  • Be expectantly and fully relying on Christian Science for healing.
  • Be working daily with a Christian Science practitioner who is listed in The Christian Science Journal.
  • Be free from the use of medication, both over-the-counter and prescribed.
  • Designate someone as the home and care guarantor* prior to arrival at Arden Wood.

*The home and care guarantor is an individual who is willing to take responsibility for making any necessary arrangements for the patient to get home or elsewhere when it is time to leave Arden Wood. This individual also ensures that any necessary assistance or care is in place when the patient departs.

Financial Assistance

Partial assistance is available to help you cover the cost of Christian Science nursing care.

For details and answers to any questions related to Christian Science Nursing care, rates, and financial assistance, please call (415) 379-2224 between 8 AM and 5 PM. After hours, call (415) 379-2215.