31 Memory Care Facilities near Fleming Island, FL
There are 31 Memory Care Facilities in the Fleming Island area, with 2 in Fleming Island and 29 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Fleming Island is $5,575 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,100. Cheaper nearby regions include Orange Park with an average starting cost of $4,948.
To help you with your search, browse the 78 reviews below for memory care facilities in Fleming Island. Better rated regions include Orange Park with an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Fleming Island, FL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Fleming Island
Offering a climate without any snow, Fleming Island, Florida, is an appealing option for seniors or families of those with some form of Alzheimer's or dementia seeking memory care. Fleming Island is home to a 16 percent senior population and 19 memory care facilities. These memory care units in the greater Fleming Island area are classified as Assisted Living Facilities and help accommodate some of the 540,000 seniors with Alzheimer's disease throughout the state.
- Seniors or family members of elderly loved ones with dementia might want to be aware of Fleming Island's high cost of living. The overall cost of living in Fleming Island is 18 percent higher than the national average and six percent higher than the Florida average. Healthcare costs, which can impact those seeking memory care, are four percent higher in Fleming Island than the Florida average.
- Fleming Island is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health such as Baptist Clay Medical Campus, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Throughout the United States, air quality is determined by the EPA by assessing the number of harmful air pollutants in the atmosphere. Compared to the perfect score of 100, Fleming Island's air quality scores 57. The national average is 58. Since the air quality in Fleming Island is almost equivalent to the national average air quality, seniors may find the air quality here irritates respiratory conditions. It might be a good idea to get a doctor's advice on this point.
- Seniors benefit from tax cuts when living in Fleming Island. Throughout the state, Social Security income and pension income are exempt from taxation. This might help seniors, or their families, budget more money for memory care.
Paying for Memory Care in Fleming Island
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Fleming Island start around $4,000 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,294 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Fleming Island 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 Fleming Island
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 Fleming Island
Fleming Island 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 Fleming Island, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
Directory of Winners in the Fleming Island Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Fleming Island
Fleming Island-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.