11 Assisted Living Facilities in Saint Augustine, FL

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Silver Creek

Provides: Assisted Living
165 Silver Lane, Saint Augustine, FL 32084
"We're taking my mother to Silver Creek. Everything is great. The staff is great. I had to stop in yesterday and drop some things off at her room, and everybody said hi on the way in. Her room is..." More

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Brookdale St. Augustine

Provides: Assisted Living
150 Mariner Health Way, Saint Augustine, FL 32086
"Everything is good in Brookdale. The staff is great, food is good, and there's plenty of it. It’s clean. It’s just expensive. It’s what my mom needs as far as care, but it is pricey. Price started..." More

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Allegro - St. Augustine

Provides: Assisted Living
1101 Plantation Island Dr S, Saint Augustine, F...
"Allegro is beautiful, bright, cheerful, and comfortable. The person who assisted me was a lovely lady, knowledgeable and helped us a lot. There are plenty of activities going on, and I highly..." More

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Westminster St Augustine

Provides: Assisted Living
235 Towerview Dr, Saint Augustine, FL 32092
"DO NOT go to Glenmoor if you except to receive life care....if you are in the independent living section and need to go to assisted living or the nursing home, there is no space available and a..." More

Loving Care Living Facility

Provides: Assisted Living
76 BRUEN STREET, Saint Augustine, FL 32095
"My grandmother was in this facility, and I have to say that everything was consistent. I came at different times of day, and nothing was out of ordinary, even when new staff was hired, they all..." More

Silver Treasures at St. Augustine

Provides: Assisted Living
3552 N. Ponce de Leon Boulevard, Saint Augustin...
"My mother has been a resident at Silver Treasures since January 2017 and absolutely loves it. My mother is completely deaf and we chose this place because of its size. We did not want her to get..." More

Grafton House

Provides: Assisted Living
168 MARINE STREET, Saint Augustine, FL 32084
" Upon entering I was immediately given a tour through the home. While this facility may be smaller, it provides a more one on one feel with the caregivers and residence. I was able to eat steak and..." More

Stephens Memorial Home

Provides: Assisted Living
5805 Datil Pepper Road, Saint Augustine, FL 32086
"My mother was in this home for two years. It was the absolutely like her being at home... Brenda and the staff are the best thing on this earth.. She absolutely has 24-7 care and I was always kept..." More

BayView HealthCare

Provides: Assisted Living
161 Marine St, Saint Augustine, FL 32084
"My mother has moved into BayView. It is going very well. I'm very happy with the care that she is getting there. They have lots of activities for her. They have field trips, trips to Wal-Mart,..." More

Coral Landing Assisted Living Residences

Provides: Assisted Living
2820 OLD MOULTRIE ROAD, Saint Augustine, FL 32086
"The facility is very cozy, the staff was very friendly, The head nurse Dawn was very friendly, and very informative about what Coral Landing had to offer for residents. " More

BayView Home Health

Provides: Assisted Living
161 Marine St, Saint Augustine, FL 32084

    What to Consider About Assisted Living in Saint Augustine

    Saint Augustine, Florida, known as the oldest city in the nation, is rich with Spanish architecture. Seniors can take historic tours in the downtown area as well as choose from 11 Assisted Living Facilities within city limits. ALFs are considered in the state of Florida to be facilities that provide health care and home services to the elderly in a homelike setting. They provide daily activities such as medication management and personal care to resident seniors. Policies for these facilities are regulated by the Florida Health Care Association.

    Benefits and Drawbacks of Assisted Living in Saint Augustine

    • The Saint Augustine area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Flagler Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness. 

    • Seniors on a budget living in Saint Augustine may find that they can easily build their savings because the cost of living is only 5.8 percent higher than the national average.

    • Saint Augustine has higher crime rates than the national averages. Violent crimes are rated at 60.8 out of 100 (1 being the safest) which is higher than the U.S. average of 31.1. Property crime is rated at 70.1 which is higher than the U.S. average of 38.1. Seniors and their loved ones may feel unsafe in this area.  

    • Seniors are able to be active all year round with the warm climate in this city. With average high temperatures of 89 degrees and warm winters with average lows of 46 degrees, seniors with limited mobility can easily get around.  

    • Saint Augustine has many local attractions for seniors. The Castillo de San Marcos is a masonry fort and national monument where seniors can explore rooms that used to house soldiers and take tours. Seniors can also visit the Father O’Reilly House Museum for a taste of how Saint Augustine used to look.

    • Saint Augustine does not have its own transportation service, but the county's Sunshine Bus Line has routes that run right through the city and offers senior discounts. 


    Paying for Assisted Living in Saint Augustine

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Florida

    $4,000.00 US
    $3,910.00 Ponte Vedra Beach
    $3,116.00 Palm Coast
    $2,937.00 Saint Augustine
    $2,775.00 Palatka
    $2,500.00 Green Cove Springs

    Assisted Living costs in Saint Augustine start around $2,937 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 Saint Augustine 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 Saint Augustine

    Low-income seniors who are eligible can qualify for financial aid for assisted living costs through the state’s Medicaid Managed Care Long-Term Care Program. Seniors can also receive help from a non-Medicaid program called the Optional State Supplement.  

    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 Saint Augustine

    Saint Augustine 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 Saint Augustine, please visit our Assisted Living in Florida page.


    Assisted Living Laws and Regulations in Saint Augustine

    Saint Augustine-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 Saint Augustine

    • Review of Silver Creek

      We're taking my mother to Silver Creek. Everything is great. The staff is great. I had to stop in yesterday and drop some things off at her room, and everybody said hi on the way in. Her room is la... Read more

      Rick
    • Review of BayView HealthCare

      My mother has moved into BayView. It is going very well. I'm very happy with the care that she is getting there. They have lots of activities for her. They have field trips, trips to Wal-Mart, musi... Read more

      Janice
    • Review of Allegro - St. Augustine

      Allegro was nice, but I don't think they have that much flexibility with the food service. The main thing that made me steer away from them was when I asked if anyone was sitting by the door 24/7. ... Read more

      Deanna
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