28 Memory Care Facilities near Lauderhill, FL
Also serving communities of Plantation.
There are 28 Memory Care Facilities in the Lauderhill area, with 1 in Lauderhill and 27 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Lauderhill is $6,200 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Sunrise with an average starting cost of $2,847.
To help you with your search, browse the 46 reviews below for memory care facilities in Lauderhill. Better rated regions include Fort Lauderdale with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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1 Memory Care Facility in Lauderhill, FL
27 Memory Care Facilities near Lauderhill, FL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Lauderhill
Lauderhill is a city located along the Atlantic Coast that is a part of the Miami, Metropolitan area, and the city has a population of just over 71,000, 10,000 who are 65 and older. In a state where 540,000 individuals have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia, Lauderhill has 23 memory care facilities to help provide a safe and secure place to help accommodate some of these individuals.
They are all regulated by the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration and are called Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs) that advertise dementia care. To qualify, ALFs must have 24-hour staffing capabilities, have 17 or more residents and have an awake and trained staff member on duty at all times.
- The overall crime rate in Lauderhill is 73 percent higher than the national average. Individuals have a one in a 22 percent chance of becoming a victim of some type of crime. To ensure safety, families with seniors living in memory care in the city should inquire about the security measures that are in place within each facility.
- The cost of living index in Lauderhill is 101, which is based on the national average of 100. This is lower than the Florida average of 111. This makes Lauderhill an affordable option for the families of seniors in memory care who prefer to stay in the state.
- Lauderhill summers are hot and humid with average summer highs around 90 degrees. Winters are short and mild with average January lows around 58 degrees. This may make it easier for seniors who can't tolerate the extreme cold.
- The city of Lauderhill is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the Florida Medical Center and the Plantation General Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Lauderhill
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Lauderhill start around $6,200 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 Lauderhill 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 Lauderhill
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 Lauderhill
Lauderhill 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 Lauderhill, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Lauderhill
Lauderhill-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.