10 Memory Care Facilities near Kissimmee, FL
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There are 10 Memory Care Facilities in the Kissimmee area, with 2 in Kissimmee and 8 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Kissimmee is $5,500 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Windermere with an average starting cost of $4,700.
To help you with your search, browse the 5 reviews below for memory care facilities in Kissimmee. Better rated regions include Windermere with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in Kissimmee, FL
8 Memory Care Facilities near Kissimmee, FL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Kissimmee
Thanks to its location in the heart of central Florida, Kissimmee, delivers year-round moderate temperatures for warm weather seekers, which often includes seniors. In Kissimmee, this group accounts for about 10 percent of the city's 71,000 residents. Seniors in the city living with Alzheimer's disease, dementia and related disorders may need specialized residential care in one of the area's 27 memory care facilities.
The Florida Department of Elder Affairs oversees and licenses these memory care facilities, which are one type of assisted living facility in the state. Any facility that provides care to Alzheimer's patients is subject to additional training to ensure they provide superior care tailored to this population's unique needs.
- Life in Kissimmee is going to cost seniors just more than the national average. Kissimmee's cost of living ranks at 105.1 out of 100. Even though housing costs in Kissimmee are typically above average, memory care facility expenses are not, which offers some savings.
- Seniors can also save money in Florida thanks to the state's tax laws. Florida does not tax social security income like some states, which results in more money in the bank every month. Seniors and their families can budget this money to contribute to memory care facility expenses.
- Kissimmee's crime rates are higher than average. On a scale where one represents the safest city and 100 the most dangerous, Kissimmee's violent crime rate comes in at 75.5 and property crime rate at 60.9. As a result, seniors and their families should consider the memory care facility's safety measures, including security systems, gates and exterior lighting.
- Kissimmee is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as AdventHealth Orlando, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Kissimmee
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Kissimmee start around $5,500 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,855 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Kissimmee 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 Kissimmee
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 Kissimmee
Kissimmee 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 Kissimmee, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
Directory of Winners in the Kissimmee Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Kissimmee
Kissimmee-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.