15 Memory Care Facilities near Lantana, FL
There are 15 Memory Care Facilities in the Lantana area, with 2 in Lantana and 13 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Lantana is $5,270 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Lake Worth with an average starting cost of $4,940.
To help you with your search, browse the 32 reviews below for memory care facilities in Lantana. Better rated regions include Boynton Beach with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in Lantana, FL
13 Memory Care Facilities near Lantana, FL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Lantana
Among Lanata's population of 11,824, 15.8 percent, or 1,868 people, are 65 years old or older. Palm Beach County, where Lanata is located, is estimated to have 50,239 residents who have Alzheimer's disease or another type of dementia. Locally, 27 facilities are licensed to supervise and house people in need of memory care support. Two of those facilities are located in Lantana, and the other 25 are in the neighboring communities of West Palm Beach, Wellington, Boca Raton, Delray Beach and others.
- Lantana has no snowfall and averages 59 inches of rain per year, which is 20 inches more than the U.S. average of 39 inches. Lantana's total of 230 sunny days annually is greater than the national average of 205, and the mild climate with winter low temperatures of 57 and summer highs around 89 may be soothing for seniors with arthritic conditions that cause painful joints. The Sperling's Comfort Index for Lantana is 88 out of 100, which is much higher than the U.S. average of 54.
- Crime is ranked on a scale of one for low crime to 100 for high crime activity. Lantana's violent crime rating is 52.9 and the property crime ranking is 59.1. Each of these figures is about 20 points higher than the national averages of 31.1 and 38.1, respectively. Residents of memory care facilities usually enjoy an extra layer of protection due to security systems and personnel employed to keep seniors safe.
- Florida does not have a state income tax, so families and seniors may have extra funding to pay for accommodations in a memory care facility in Lantana that permits them to age in place. This is likely to be a welcome relief for those on Social Security or a retirement pension.
- Palm Beach County's air quality receives a B for ozone days and an A grade for particle pollution. The clean air is beneficial to elderly residents with asthma, COPD, lung cancer or diabetes.
Paying for Memory Care in Lantana
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Lantana start around $5,370 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 Lantana 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 Lantana
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 Lantana
Lantana 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 Lantana, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
Directory of Winners in the Lantana Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Lantana
Lantana-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.