20 Assisted Living Facilities near Lady Lake, FL
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There are 20 Assisted Living Facilities in the Lady Lake area, with 6 in Lady Lake and 14 nearby.
The average cost of assisted living in Lady Lake is $3,553 per month. This is higher than the national median of $3,500. Cheaper nearby regions include Oxford with an average starting cost of $3,350.
To help you with your search, browse the 167 reviews below for assisted living facilities in Lady Lake. On average, consumers rate assisted living in Lady Lake 4.3 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Summerfield with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 17 families in Lady Lake find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about assisted living options and costs in Lady Lake, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Lady Lake, FL
What to Consider About Assisted Living in Lady Lake
Also known as the Home of Lakes and Sunshine, Lady Lake, Florida, is located 74 miles northeast of Tampa and is a retirement town where nearly 51 percent of the population is over 65. Assisted living facilities (ALF) in Lady Lake, as in all of Florida, are regulated by the Department of Elder Affairs and referred to as residential care facilities. Because so many seniors choose to retire in this area, there are 23 facilities to pick from, with five directly within the city limits and 18 nearby. ALFs in Florida fall into four distinct categories and are licensed by The Bureau of Health Facility Regulation.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Lady Lake
- The Lady Lake area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Central Florida Health Alliance and The Villages Regional Hospital in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The average cost of living in the Lady Lake area is higher than the Florida and national averages. Lady Lake has a score of 104, which is moderately above the U.S. average, indexed at 100. Seniors should consider how much they wish to spend on assisted living when contemplating Lady Lake.
- The average number of incidents of violent or property crime is significantly lower in Lady Lake than the rest of the nation, with an average score of 20 as opposed to the overall national mean of 31. Based on this data, seniors could determine Lady Lake is a safe city for assisted living.
- In Lady Lake and throughout Florida, Social Security and pension income are exempt from taxation. With fewer taxes, seniors can spend more money on assisted living costs.
Air quality is scored based on the number of hazardous air pollutants in the atmosphere, with a perfect score being 100. Lady Lake's air quality score (62) is slightly better than the national average (58). Air quality in Lady Lake should be considered by seniors who suffer from lung conditions.
- Lady Lake weather typically varies between 47 and 90 degrees and is almost always sunny, making it an ideal option for seniors looking to enjoy warm weather all year long.
Paying for Assisted Living in Lady Lake
Average Monthly Costs
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Assisted Living costs in Lady Lake start around $3,613 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 Lady Lake 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 Lady Lake
In the Lady Lake area and across the state of Florida, eligible seniors can receive financial assistance from the Florida Statewide Medicaid Managed Care Long-Term Care Program (SMMC LTC) as well as under a statewide 1915(b)(c) MLTC program in certain facilities.
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 Lady Lake
Lady Lake 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 Lady Lake, please visit our Assisted Living in Florida page.
Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Lady Lake
Lady Lake-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 Lady Lake
Review of HarborChase of Villages Crossing
My husband will be going to HarborChase of Villages Crossing. So far, it has been wonderful. I have been there before to visit people and I had a good feeling about the place. Everybody seemed quit... Read more
Review of Village Veranda at Lady Lake
My mother-in-law has moved into Village Veranda at Lady Lake. It's very nice, new, and clean and we've been very happy so far. Whenever there's an issue, we talk to them, and they would call us bac... Read more
Review of Village Veranda at Lady Lake
Of the six facilities I toured, this seemed the best suited for my needs. It's only two years old, light, and airy. Verandas in some apartments look out out on a large courtyard with benches, a gaz... Read more