16 Assisted Living Facilities near Oxford, FL

Top 10 Assisted Living Facilities in Oxford, FL

The Willows

Provides: Assisted Living
4725 Bellwether Lane, Oxford, FL 34484
"We took a tour at The Willows, and we really liked the place. The only concern for us is that it's probably 25 minutes, sometimes depending on traffic maybe a 30-minute drive from our house. We'd..." More

The Carriage House

Provides: Assisted Living
4680 Bellwether Ln, Oxford, FL 34484
"The Carriage House was very good, clean, and well-maintained. The people were very outgoing and helpful. The dining area, rooms, and layout were good, and it's a fairly new facility." More

Caring Star 2014

Mission Oaks

Provides: Assisted Living
10780 N. US Highway 301, Oxford, FL 34484
"The staff is fantastic at this facility. The activities is great - the leadership is fantastic. You could not ask for a better group of people to take care of your Mom or Dad. You have these huge..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Freedom Pointe CCRC

Provides: Assisted Living
1550 El Camino Real, The Villages, FL 32159
"Freedom Pointe was fabulous. The people there seemed very happy. I met a lot of residents because it was St. Patrick's Day when I visited and they were having a party. The staff was very..." More

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Caring Star 2017

Atria Lady Lake

Provides: Assisted Living
930 County Road 466, Lady Lake, FL 32159
"We recently moved my mom in to Atria and are so at peace with our decision. We looked at several places in the area and found the staff here to be the most helpful and friendly. The food is also..." More

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Sumter Senior Living

Provides: Assisted Living
1490 Killingsworth Way, The Villages, FL 34748
"Sumter Place was too expensive for my aunt. It's brand new, very well-kept, the staff was friendly, and they had a lot of activities. The rooms were spotless, large, airy, and bright, and they had..." More

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Buffalo Crossings Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
3890 Woodridge Drive, Lady Lake, FL 32162
"We checked my dad into Buffalo Crossing a few days ago and thus far have been very pleased with the facilities and staff. I have not been able to be there yet but my family tells me the facility..." More

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Caring Star 2016

HarborChase of Villages Crossing

Provides: Assisted Living
13517 NE 86th Court, Lady Lake, FL 32159
"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..." More

Caring Star 2016

The Springs of Lady Lake

Provides: Assisted Living
630 Griffin Ave, Lady Lake, FL 32159
"We took her to The Springs of Lady Lake, and it is working for us. We chose it because we could afford it, and it's close to home. It's fine, and I'm very happy with everything. They have..." More

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Summerfield Suites LLC Assisted Living

Provides: Assisted Living
17421 SE 109th Terrace Road, Summerfield, FL 34491
"Mom lived here for six years during her journey through Alzheimer’s. The care was excellent. The staff treated her as if she were their own mother. Do not hesitate to move your loved one here!" More

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Elan Buena Vista

Provides: Assisted Living
5867 E County Road 466, The Villages, FL 32162
"Élan Buena Vista is very professional, very clean and upscale. The staff was very professional, welcoming and friendly. The place itself was very open and very welcoming. The carpet was clean and..." More

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Elan Spanish Springs

Provides: Assisted Living
930 Alverez Avenue, The Villages, FL 32159
"We visited Elan Spanish Springs and we saw the rooms. They were very nice. The location was exceptional, it's near every kind of restaurant and every kind of shopping opportunity. It's just..." More

Caregivers Comfort Care For Elders

Provides: Assisted Living
11296 SE Highway 42, Summerfield, FL 34491
"My friend has been staying in the Caregiver's Comfort Care For Elders for a week now. It's a homelike situation. They probably have five or six residents only. It's very comfortable, very..." More

Melissa's Place Adult Day Care Canter

Provides: Assisted Living
711 Cleveland Ave. , Wildwood, FL 34785
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HarborChase of Wildwood

Provides: Assisted Living
1477 Huey Street, Wildwood, FL 34785
"HarborChase was very nice, but very expensive. I had a very good visit, everybody there was very nice, I liked the room size, and the facility was like a country club. It was the most expensive..." More

God Answers Prayers

Provides: Assisted Living
13470 Southeast 101st Terrace, Belleview, FL 34420

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Oxford

    Oxford is located within the center of the state of Florida. Seniors can pick blackberries at Back Road Berries or visit one of the local wineries. The Whispering Oaks Winery has a shaded deck with a pond and a fountain waterfall, which provides a cozy retreat for seniors to socialize. Seniors looking to retire in Oxford will find three assisted living facilities within the city and 18 in nearby cities like Lady Lake and Wildwood.

    Regulated by the Florida Bureau of Health Facility Regulation, assisted living facilities in Oxford operate under a standard license or a specialty license. Facilities with a standard license provide routine care including meals and grooming. Those under a specialty license offer limited nursing services and extended congregate care.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Oxford

    • The Oxford area is home to world-class medical facilities, including the Promise Hospital at the Villages, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.

    • Oxford has an array of community resources for seniors, including the Home Instead Senior Care Foundation, an organization that provides grants and gifts to enhance the lives of seniors in the area as well as at least three senior centers.

    • The Sumter County Transportation Department provides door-to-door service for seniors and individuals with disabilities at discount rates. Scheduled rides are available Monday through Friday, and they must be scheduled at least three days in advance.

    • Crime is ranked on a scale from one (low) to 100 (high). In Oxford, property crime is ranked 27.4, which is lower than the national average of 38.1. Violent crime is ranked 22.8, which is also lower than the national average of 31.1. This makes Oxford a relatively safe community for seniors to live.

    • For seniors who enjoy warmer winters, the climate in Oxford features hot and humid summers with highs around 91 and mild winters with lows around 44. The city rarely gets any snow, but the area gets around 51 inches of rain per year.

    • Compared to the national cost of living average of 100, the cost of living in Oxford is 102.1. This is slightly lower than the state’s average of 111. Seniors may find it easy to stay within their budget.

    Paying for Assisted Living in Oxford

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Florida

    $4,195.00 Wildwood
    $4,000.00 US
    $3,986.00 The Villages
    $3,659.00 Lady Lake
    $3,059.00 Leesburg
    $2,600.00 Oxford

    Assisted Living costs in Oxford start around $2,600 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 Oxford 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 Oxford

    Seniors may be eligible for help paying for an assisted living facility in Oxford through the statewide Medicaid Managed Care Long-Term Care Program. Only facilities with a standard license and private and semi-private rooms may participate in the program. Eligibility is determined by the Department of Children and Family Services. The state also covers services in assisted living facilities and adult family homes under a Medicaid State Plan called Assistive Care Services

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Assisted Living in Florida page.

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    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 Oxford

    Oxford 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 Oxford, please visit our Assisted Living in Florida page.

    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Oxford

    Oxford-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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    Assisted Living near Oxford, FL

    Recent Reviews of Assisted Living in Oxford

    • Review of Mission Oaks

      My husband has been living in Mission Oaks and the level of care is good. My husband's not complaining so far. He likes it there and things are going very well. The staff is very good and the front... Read more

    • Review of The Willows

      We took a tour at The Willows, and we really liked the place. The only concern for us is that it's probably 25 minutes, sometimes depending on traffic maybe a 30-minute drive from our house. We'd l... Read more

    • Review of Mission Oaks

      The staff is fantastic at this facility. The activities is great - the leadership is fantastic. You could not ask for a better group of people to take care of your Mom or Dad. You have these huge... Read more

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