45 Assisted Living Facilities near Daytona Beach, FL
There are 45 Assisted Living Facilities in the Daytona Beach area, with 10 in Daytona Beach and 35 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Daytona Beach is $2,573 per month. This is lower than the national median of $3,500.
To help you with your search, browse the 303 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Daytona Beach. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Daytona Beach 3.8 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Holly Hill with an average rating of 3.9 out of 5 stars.
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What to Consider About Assisted Living in Daytona Beach
Daytona Beach is situated along the Atlantic shoreline, just south of Ormand Beach. It's famed for the Daytona International Speedway, which hosts the Daytona 500, and the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America. Seniors may enjoy additional attractions: Daytona Beach Pier, Daytona Beach Bandshell, Jackie Robinson Ballpark, The Museum of Arts and Sciences, Cici and Hyatt Brown Museum of Art and Ponce de Leon Inlet Light Station.
Seniors looking for assisted living facilities in the area will find 11 in Daytona Beach and another 32 in surrounding areas like Ormand Beach, Holly Hill and Port Orange. Assisted living communities help seniors with important daily tasks such as getting dressed, taking medications and personal hygiene.
While all provide meals, facility services beyond the activities of daily living can vary from home to home. Some cater to mostly independent adults who need minor assistance while others offer more significant care to seniors who require supervision for health-related conditions.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Daytona Beach
- Daytona Beach is hot and humid with average highs between 80 and 90 degrees about six months of the year. Winter is drier and mild, but short-lived, with average lows dropping below 50 degrees only a couple of months per year.
- Violent crime rates in Daytona Beach are significantly higher than state and national averages. There are 12.23 incidents of violent crime per year for every 1,000 Daytona Beach residents, though many occur in the touristy spring break areas. The Florida average is 4.3, and nationally it's 4.
- The cost of living in Daytona Beach is 12 percent lower than the national average. The most significant factor fueling lower costs is housing, which may be reflected in the price of assisted living facilities in the area. Health care costs aren't quite as low, but they're still 3 percent below average.
- Seniors can expand their budgets a little due to Florida's lack of an income tax, which includes Federal SSI benefits and pensions.
- The Daytona Beach area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Volusia County offers transportation in a vehicle equipped with wheelchair lifts and lowered boarding steps to eligible seniors who are unable to transport themselves and cannot use bus services.
Paying for Assisted Living in Daytona Beach
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Assisted Living costs in Daytona Beach start around $2,573 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of assisted living is $4,000 per month, according to the latest figures from Genworth’s Cost of Care Survey.
It’s important to note that assisted living rates in Daytona Beach and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.
Financial Assistance for Assisted Living in Daytona Beach
Although room-and-board fees are not covered, Florida provides financial assistance for services at assisted living facilities through two state programs: Managed Long-term Care (MLTC) and Assistive Care Services. The MLTC plan does negotiate room-and-board rates on behalf of participants.
Florida also provides optional state supplementation (OSS) for seniors receiving SSI payments to help with long-term care costs and the allows family supplementation without affecting Medicaid eligibility.
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Florida page.
More Ways to Pay for Assisted Living
While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for assisted living, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance assisted living costs include:
- Veterans Benefits
- Life Insurance Policy
- Long-Term Care Insurance
- Reverse Mortgage
For more information about different ways to finance assisted living, visit our Assisted Living in Florida page.
Free Assisted Living Resources in Daytona Beach
Daytona Beach and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.
To see a list of free assisted living resources in Daytona Beach, please visit our Assisted Living in Florida page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Daytona Beach
Daytona Beach-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Florida are required to follow. Visit our Assisted Living in Florida page for more information about these laws.
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Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Daytona Beach
Review of Heritage Waterside
My mom has been at Heritage Waterside for over a year and loves the spacious rooms and the warm and attentive staff , medical, maintenance, front desk! The food is delicious and caters to all ! Whe... Read more
Review of Indigo Palms of Daytona
2 people died there, one resident escaped and was found deceased behind a house less than a mile from the facility. Another had a fall and died 6 days later. Additionally, my relative recently expe... Read more
Review of Indigo Manor Assisted Living
(I understand that with the current situation in the U.S., this may not seem like such a kind review but keep in mind that this review is for an experience dating from 2017-19.) I cannot give th... Read more