16 Memory Care Facilities near Deerfield Beach, FL
There are 16 Memory Care Facilities in the Deerfield Beach area, with 2 in Deerfield Beach and 14 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Deerfield Beach is $4,020 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,800. Cheaper nearby regions include Pompano Beach with an average starting cost of $3,748.
To help you with your search, browse the 12 reviews below for memory care facilities in Deerfield Beach. On average, consumers rate memory care in Deerfield Beach 3.3 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Boca Raton with an average rating of 3.8 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 8 families in Deerfield Beach find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Deerfield Beach, call (855) 863-8283.
2 Memory Care Facilities in Deerfield Beach, FL
14 Memory Care Facilities near Deerfield Beach, FL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Deerfield Beach
Twenty-two percent of the population in Deerfield Beach, or 17,725 individuals, are seniors aged 65 or older. The state of Florida has 540,000 individuals who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. To help accommodate these numbers, there are 25 memory care facilities in Deerfield Beach. Regulated by the Bureau of Health Facility Regulation, these memory care communities are assisted living facilities that operate under a Limited Mental Health license. They provide room and board, daily care and activities for those with cognitive disabilities.
- The city of Deerfield Beach is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the Broward Health North, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Crime in Deerfield Beach is 21 percent higher than the national average. People in the city have a one in 31 chance of becoming a victim of any type of crime. Caregivers of seniors in memory care should use caution when traveling to and from medical appointments and on necessary outings.
- The cost of living in Deerfield Beach is indexed at 107.8, which is lower than the state average of 111 and a national index of 100. This makes Deerfield an affordable option for Florida retirement living. The city average is higher than the national average, which means seniors on a budget may have a more difficult time paying for memory care in Florida than in other areas in the nation.
- Summers in Deerfield Beach are hot and humid with the average July high around 90 degrees, which may prove to be too much for seniors who are sensitive to the heat or for those with respiratory issues. Winters are short and mild with average January lows around 59 degrees.
Paying for Memory Care in Deerfield Beach
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Deerfield Beach start around $3,945 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 Deerfield Beach 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 Deerfield Beach
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 Deerfield Beach
Deerfield Beach 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 Deerfield Beach, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Deerfield Beach
Deerfield Beach-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 Deerfield Beach
Review of Brookdale Deer Creek
My father is in Brookdale Deer Creek for 6 weeks now, and it's been fair. They sit around all day and watch TV, and it's not a very active group. I don't think they have enough staff, frequently th... Read more
Review of Grand Villa of Deerfield Beach
My father's physical health has improved in Grand Villa of Deerfield Beach, because he's getting his medication on time and eating properly. I'd prefer they had more staff, but I don't have complai... Read more
Review of Grand Villa of Deerfield Beach
Grand Villa of Deerfield Beach is very good, but they have a lot of people, and we were looking for a smaller facility. The staff was very nice and helpful. The rooms were very nice and large. They... Read more