39 Memory Care Facilities in Broward County, FL
The average cost of memory care in Broward County is $4,312 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,900.
To help you with your search, browse the 73 reviews below for memory care facilities in Broward County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Broward County 4.3 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Palm Beach County with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 21 families in Broward County find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Broward County, call (855) 863-8283.
Browse Memory Care by city:
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Broward County, FL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Broward County
Broward County is located in the state of Florida, where the Alzheimer's Association projects that as many as one in 40 state residents have Alzheimer's disease. In Broward County, where seniors make up over 16 percent of the population of 1.9 million residents, almost 15 percent of Medicare beneficiaries aged 65 and over have Alzheimer's disease or dementia.
Memory care facilities in the Broward County region may have their own independent facility or they may be located within assisted living facilities that specialize in providing care for residents with dementia. Broward County has 28 memory care facilities, all of which are licensed by the Bureau of Health Facility Regulation.
- In Broward County, residents do not pay state income tax on any type of income, including retirement income. This may let seniors and families budget more money toward memory care services.
- The American Lung Association gives Broward County a B for ozone pollution and an A for short-term particle pollution, indicating very good overall air quality. This may benefit memory care residents, especially those with respiratory or cardiovascular conditions.
- Broward County enjoys an average of 247 sunny days annually, and the region experiences some type of precipitation 90 days per year. Summers are warm with highs near 90 degrees, and winters are comfortable and mild with lows near 60 degrees. With a comfort index of 88 out of 100, the county's comfortable climate may be beneficial for seniors who enjoy relaxing outdoors.
- The cost of living in Broward County is high, even by Florida's standards. Overall living costs are about 22 percent higher than the national average and 11 percent higher than the state median. Healthcare costs are slightly more affordable here than in the state and nation as a whole, which may help offset other expenses for families with loved ones in memory care here.
Paying for Memory Care in Broward County
Average Monthly Costs
Counties in Florida
Memory Care costs in Broward County start around $4,335 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,057 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Broward County 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 Memory Care in Broward County
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Florida page.
More Ways to Pay for Memory Care
While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for memory care, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance memory care costs include:
- Veterans Benefits
- Life Insurance Policy
- Long-Term Care Insurance
- Reverse Mortgage
For more information about different ways to finance memory care, visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Broward County
Broward County and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in a memory care 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 memory care resources in Broward County, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
Directory of Winners in the Broward County Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Broward County
Broward County-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Florida are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Florida page for more information about these laws.
Other Options in Broward County, FL
Memory Care near Broward County, FL
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Broward County
Review of Cherry Oak Active Senior Living Residence
I like Cherry Oak Active Senior Living Residence. Everything is covered. There's a lot of biometric security, but I could go inside, and I like it. However, it's not $2400; it's $2800. My husband h... Read more
Review of The Preserve at Palm-Aire
We like the interaction that The Preserve at Palm-Aire seems to have with the residents, because my mom really needs that right now; otherwise she'll probably just sit there. It sounds like they ha... Read more
Review of Brookdale Deer Creek
Brookdale Deer Creek was nice, but the other facility was closer to our home. The staff members were very nice and very pleasant, too. That's really where we were thinking of placing Mom until we w... Read more