5 Assisted Living Facilities near Hobe Sound, FL
There are 5 Assisted Living Facilities in the Hobe Sound area, with 2 in Hobe Sound and 3 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Hobe Sound is $4,600 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Tequesta with an average starting cost of $4,145.
To help you with your search, browse the 27 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Hobe Sound. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Hobe Sound 4.6 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Jupiter with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars.
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Top 5 Assisted Living Facilities in Hobe Sound, FL
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Hobe Sound
Hobe Sound is located just to the north of West Palm Beach along the Atlantic Coast in Florida. Beautiful views of the ocean, the nearby Jonathan Dickinson State Park, championship golf and the Blowing Rocks Preserve provide plenty of outdoor activities for seniors looking to settle in the area. Two assisted living facilities are located within the city limits for seniors who need assistance with daily living tasks. There are also 42 nearby in places like Tequesta, Palm Beach Gardens and Jupiter.
Assisted living facilities in Hobe Sound are regulated by the Bureau of Health Facility Regulation. They may operate under either a standard license and provide routine personal care, or under a specialty license and offer limited nursing services and extended congregate care.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Hobe Sound
- Hobe Sound is ideal for seniors who are sensitive to the cold and prefer a warmer climate. Summer highs are around 90 degrees, while January lows are around 55. The city rarely gets any snow but does get around 59 inches of rain per year.
- The overall crime rate in Hobe Sound is 8.6 percent higher than the national average. Seniors have a one in 33 chance of becoming a victim of any type of crime.
- Seniors on a budget may find it challenging to live within their means in Hobe Sound. Based on the national average of 100, the cost of living in Hobe Sound is 113. This is slightly higher than the state average of 111.
- Hobe Sound has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital located in Stuart.
- Hobe Sound has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Florida Department of Elder Affairs, an organization that provides resources to seniors and their family members as well as at least two senior centers.
- Martin County’s public transportation system provides a fixed route for seniors living in the area. All fares are half price for individuals 65 and older.
Paying for Assisted Living in Hobe Sound
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Hobe Sound start around $4,790 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 Hobe Sound 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 Hobe Sound
Financial assistance is available for eligible seniors who need help paying for an assisted living facility in Hobe Sound. This help is provided through the state's Medicaid Managed Care Long-Term Care Program. The Assistive Care Services waiver also provides funds for services in an assisted living facility and adult care homes. Individuals may be eligible for one or both programs, and family supplementation is permitted for those who prefer a private room.
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 Hobe Sound
Hobe Sound 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 Hobe Sound, please visit our Assisted Living in Florida page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Hobe Sound
Hobe Sound-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.
Assisted Living near Hobe Sound, FL
Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Hobe Sound
Review of The Sheridan at Hobe Sound
My mom and I both liked The Sheridan at Hobe Sound. They had a really nice deal going on where the second person could come in and get a free one-bedroom. However, my parents were looking for a lit... Read more
Review of The Sheridan at Hobe Sound
The Sheridan at Hobe Sound has assisted living and memory care, and the only difference between the two is there's a set of locked doors you have to go through for the memory care. You can't just w... Read more
Review of Pine Grove Manor Assisted Living
The reason I visited Pine Grove Manor was because my father was a patient at their nursing home facility. Pine Grove Manor was their ALF side. This facility was clean. It did have a very homelike a... Read more