19 Memory Care Facilities near Cape Coral, FL
There are 19 Memory Care Facilities in the Cape Coral area, with 5 in Cape Coral and 14 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Cape Coral is $5,485 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,800. Cheaper nearby regions include Fort Myers with an average starting cost of $4,461.
To help you with your search, browse the 41 reviews below for memory care facilities in Cape Coral. On average, consumers rate memory care in Cape Coral 4.1 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Port Charlotte with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped thousands of families find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Cape Coral, call (855) 863-8283.
5 Memory Care Facilities in Cape Coral, FL
14 Memory Care Facilities near Cape Coral, FL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Cape Coral
The rate of seniors with Alzheimer’s disease is growing throughout the United States as the baby boomer generation ages. States with high senior populations such as Florida, where an estimated 540,000 people are living with a memory-related condition like Alzheimer's disease or dementia, have enacted regulations and policies to assist facilities in providing dignified directed care services. Cape Coral is no different in this regard with 20 percent of its 183,365 people being over 65. This city seeks to meet the demands of seniors with dementia by offering 31 assisted living facilities with memory care programs.
- Cape Coral is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Lee Health Cape Coral Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Residents of Cape Coral can relax in the warm Florida weather year-round. With no annual snowfall and January lows of 53 degrees, seniors who are bothered by the cold are in luck. The July high average of 91 degrees and 55 inches of rainfall contribute to mugginess in the summer that might be uncomfortable for some.
- Crime is not a major concern in Cape Coral. Families looking to find a memory care facility here can appreciate the low rate of violent crime. At 12.7 out of 100 (one being safest), it is more than 18 points lower than the national average. Property crime is also lower than average with a score of 34.3 versus 38.1.
- Families with limited fund may be able to make money stretch further in Cape Coral, Florida. There is no income tax in this state and property taxes a significantly low at 0.9 percent. These factors lead to Florida being considered the seventh most tax-friendly state.
Paying for Memory Care in Cape Coral
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Cape Coral start around $5,760 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,939 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Cape Coral 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 Cape Coral
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 Cape Coral
Cape Coral 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 Cape Coral, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Cape Coral
Cape Coral-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.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Cape Coral
Review of The Windsor of Cape Coral
We liked The Windsor of Cape Coral. It was very nice and the rooms were nice, clean, neat, and large enough. The man in charge was very open and gave me lots of information. They had music and nice... Read more
Review of Gulf Coast Village
I really liked the memory care of Gulf Coast Village. Its extremely good. They have a very good director over there and they're very on top of things. The people are very compassionate. They have ... Read more
Review of Brookdale Santa Barbara
Brookdale Santa Barbara was very nice. The rooms were very large, nice, and it had just been newly remodeled so it's in very good condition. It's very attractive, and clean. The double rooms were l... Read more