8 Memory Care Facilities near Jupiter, FL
There are 8 Memory Care Facilities in the Jupiter area, with 4 in Jupiter and 4 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Jupiter is $5,423 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,800. Cheaper nearby regions include Tequesta with an average starting cost of $3,075.
To help you with your search, browse the 5 reviews below for memory care facilities in Jupiter. On average, consumers rate memory care in Jupiter 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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4 Memory Care Facilities in Jupiter, FL
4 Memory Care Facilities near Jupiter, FL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Jupiter
Jupiter, Florida, is home to some 55,000 residents, including 11,000 seniors over 65. According to the Alzheimer's Association, Florida has the second highest incidence of the disease with one in every 33 residents of all ages affected. Seniors who require memory care or 24-hour supervision can choose from more than two dozen facilities in the area.
Residential care homes that cater to adults with dementia, Alzheimer's disease or neurological disorders are regulated by the Florida Department of Elder Affairs. The agency issues specialty limited mental health and extended congregate care licenses to qualifying assisted living facilities that provide memory care services.
- Jupiter has a low crime rate. Its property crime score is 31, and its violent crime score is 20 compared to the U.S. averages of 38 and 32 respectively. Although the area is generally safe, facilities that provide memory care typically have robust security protocols in place to limit entry to the resident's rooms and to prevent wandering.
- Seniors in Jupiter enjoy a mild climate. The area receives 58 inches of rain and 235 days of sunshine annually. While winter lows are near 55, summer highs regularly reach 90 degrees. When visiting facilities, it's worth asking whether residents have thermostat access or whether staff members can adjust the temperature for comfort.
- Florida is one of the most tax-friendly states for retirees due to the lack of state income tax. This allows seniors to keep more of their savings to use for daily living expenses or medical care. Social Security retirement benefits, IRAs, 401(k) distributions and pensions are not subject to state income tax. However, they might be taxed at the federal level.
- Due to its desirable coastal location, the cost of living in Jupiter is approximately 30 percent higher than the U.S. average. Housing and transportation are 88 percent and 48 percent higher respectively, yet utility costs are slightly lower. Additionally, health care expenses are slightly lower than the national average, which benefits seniors who require neurological treatments from specialists.
Paying for Memory Care in Jupiter
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Jupiter start around $5,432 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 Jupiter 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 Jupiter
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 Jupiter
Jupiter 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 Jupiter, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Jupiter
Jupiter-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 Jupiter
Review of Atria Park of St. Joseph's
My brother has moved into Atria Park of St. Joseph's. They're personable and very professional. The people that attend to the memory care facility are very good with dealing with these people. The ... Read more
Review of Courtyard Gardens of Jupiter
My mom moved into Courtyard Gardens of Jupiter. It's an assisted living community, and we have Mom in the memory care section. You can have private or shared rooms, and they're very nice. The dinin... Read more