13 Memory Care Facilities in Leon County, FL

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Leon County, FL

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Pacifica Senior Living Woodmont

Provides: Memory Care
3207 North Monroe St, Tallahassee, FL 32303
"I liked that the memory care area in Pacifica Senior Living Woodmont was smaller and it was clean. There's not a lot of areas for my mom to get lost. So, it was nice. It also seemed pretty simple..." More
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Brookdale Centre Pointe Boulevard

Provides: Memory Care
1980 Centre Pointe Boulevard, Tallahassee, FL 3...
"Brookdale Centre Pointe Boulevard was very nice. It's a smaller facility and it's memory care only. It just wasn't a good fit for my dad because I didn't like that they didn't have emergency..." More

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St. Augustine Plantation

Provides: Memory Care
2507 Old St. Augustine Road, Tallahassee, FL 32301
"St. Augustine Plantation is home. Built in the southern, antebellum style, the house was designed specifically to improve the quality of life for seniors. Enjoy songs played on the baby grand..." More

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Canterfield of Tallahassee

Provides: Memory Care
208 E. Tharpe St. , Tallahassee, FL 32303
"I visited Canterfield of Tallahassee. It was a very nice facility. The workers seem to be very attentive, very friendly, open, and caring. The facility was clean, and they seemed to be keeping it..." More

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HarborChase of Tallahassee

Provides: Memory Care
100 John Knox Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32303
"My father is at the HarborChase of Tallahassee. It's good, and the staff is nice. We've had a couple of minor incidents, but it seems to be resolving itself. Aside from that, I would recommend..." More

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Azalea Gardens

Provides: Memory Care
2724 Ox Bottom Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32312
"I liked that Azalea Gardens Alzheimer's Special Care Center wasn't really big. The lady who set up the visit and the executive director seemed genuinely interested in showing me around. All the..." More

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Tapestry Senior Living Lakeshore

Provides: Memory Care
2516 W. Lakeshore Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32312
"Nestled in the rolling hills and beautiful moss-covered live oaks of northern Florida, Tapestry of Tallahassee is created to meet each resident’s unique needs; providing seniors with extraordinary..." More

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Villas at Killearn Lakes

Provides: Memory Care
8213 Killearn Lakes Terrace, Tallahassee, FL 32312
"While a nice, community style assisted living facility with friendly staff and good sized rooms, I do not recommend this as a memory care facility. The staff is not equipped nor properly trained to..." More

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Eternally Rich Assisted Living Facility

Provides: Memory Care
218 Daffodil Circle, Tallahassee, FL 32305
"We Care For You Owned and Operated by a CNA, we are dedicated to providing you with compassionate assisted living in secure and inviting residential settings. Your independence and sense of self..." More
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Alzheimer's Project

Provides: Memory Care
301 East Tharpe Street, Tallahassee, FL 32303
"This agency has been very helpful in helping my mother transition. They have Offered help so far in each transition she's had to make. One of the last things They did was to fit mother with a..." More

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Tapestry Senior Living Walden-CLOSED

Provides: Memory Care
3080 Walden Road, Tallahassee, FL 32317
"I went to Tapestry Senior Living Walden twice and dealt with one of the owners. The memory care area was too little and my husband would have gone to a semi-private room for two people with very..." More

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Sodalis Tallahassee Memory Care - CLOSED

Provides: Memory Care
2767 Raymond Diehl Road, Tallahassee, FL 32309
"I didn't think Tallahassee Memory Care was as nice, cheerful or roomy. It was OK. The impression I got was not quite as good as the other facility. The people there seemed OK. I mean memory care..." More

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Capital Square at Tallahassee

Provides: Memory Care
1060 Clarity Pointe Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32308
"Specialized Memory Care “Living” Neighborhoods In Tallahassee, Florida Solely Dedicated to Memory Care Welcome to YourLife of Tallahassee, a Specialized Memory Care “Living” Neighborhood..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Leon County

    Nearly 13 percent of Leon County's 290,292 residents are aged 65 and older. Some seniors living in Leon County, which includes the state's capital of Tallahassee, may have Alzheimer's disease. According to the Alzheimer's Association, 540,000 Florida seniors have this disease. For these seniors, living in one of Leon County's nine memory care facilities may deliver the specialized care they require.

    Memory care facilities in Leon County and throughout the state must obtain licensing through the Florida Department of Elder Affairs. Assisted living facilityies that care for Alzheimer's patients must obtain a limited mental health license, along with staff training established by the University of South Florida's Training Academy on Aging. These measures ensure Leon County's memory care facilities deliver high-quality care for seniors in need.

    • Cost of living in Leon County is similar to the national average. While housing and grocery costs are below average, healthcare costs are above average. Seniors' families may want to consider these factors when budgeting for memory care facility expenses.
    • Leon County seniors may enjoy some tax savings as well. Florida doesn't have a state income tax, so social security income isn't taxed, either. 
    • Leon County is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care, such as Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
      • Both violent crime and property crime rates in Leon County are above the national average. On a scale where one represents a safe city and 100 represents a dangerous one, the violent crime rate is 75.6 and property crime rate is 59.8. Seniors' families might want to consider the location of the memory care facility as well as security measures in place to maximize their safety.


      Paying for Memory Care in Leon County

      Average Monthly Costs

      Counties in Florida

      $5,053.00 US
      $4,441.00 Leon County
      $4,237.00 Bay County
      $3,708.00 Dougherty County

      Memory Care costs in Leon County start around $4,441 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,053 per month.

      It’s important to note that memory care rates in Leon County 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 Leon County

      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 Leon County

      Leon County 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 Leon County, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.

      Directory of Winners in the Leon County Area


      Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Leon County

      Leon County-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.

      Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Leon County

      • Review of Brookdale Centre Pointe Boulevard

        Brookdale Centre Pointe Boulevard was very nice. It's a smaller facility and it's memory care only. It just wasn't a good fit for my dad because I didn't like that they didn't have emergency pendan... Read more

        Stacie
      • Review of Villas at Killearn Lakes

        While a nice, community style assisted living facility with friendly staff and good sized rooms, I do not recommend this as a memory care facility. The staff is not equipped nor properly trained to... Read more

        MB Sharp
      • Review of Brookdale Centre Pointe Boulevard

        We selected Brookdale Centre Pointe Boulevard for my brother-in-law, and he's been there about two or three weeks, and we're delighted. The staff has been extremely responsive. It's small and very ... Read more

        Bonnie
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