9 Memory Care Facilities in Leon County, FL

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HarborChase of Tallahassee

Provides: Memory Care
100 John Knox Rd, Tallahassee, FL 32303
"HarborChase of Tallahassee had a super nice staff. I was impressed with that. They've been around for several years now. The outside was OK, but I didn't see anyone outside. The lady who showed me..." More

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Pacifica Senior Living Woodmont

Provides: Memory Care
3207 North Monroe St, Tallahassee, FL 32303
"Pacifica is not going to work for my dad now. However, it is a very nice place, and the sizes of the rooms are good. I would recommend it to other people. They seem to have a very good community...." More

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Brookdale Centre Pointe Boulevard

Provides: Memory Care
1980 Centre Pointe Boulevard, Tallahassee, FL 3...
"My visit to Brookdale Centre Pointe Boulevard was very nice. They're good people. The room was very nice, and I would definitely consider it. It had a screened-in porch. The director who toured us..." More

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YourLife of Tallahassee

Provides: Memory Care
1060 Clarity Pointe Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32308
"My mother had a respite stay at YourLife of Tallahassee and I'm planning to continue to use it. The thing that distinguished it from the others was that it had a weekend respite. We took her over..." More

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Tapestry Senior Living of Tallahassee

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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Tapestry Senior Living Walden

Provides: Memory Care
3080 Walden Road, Tallahassee, FL 32317
"WELCOME TO TAPESTRY WALDEN! We are delighted that you are interested in Tapestry Senior Living Walden. The area’s NEWEST assisted living and memory care community. At Tapestry, we are dedicated..." More

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Tallahassee Memory Care

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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Canterfield of Tallahassee

Provides: Memory Care
208 E. Tharpe St. , Tallahassee, FL 32303
"Opening the Summer of 2019, Canterfield of Tallahassee offers mindful and supportive programs unlike any other you’ll find in North Florida! From our warm, inviting neighborhood designed with..." More

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

Memory Care near Leon County, FL

Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Leon County

  • Review of Pacifica Senior Living Woodmont

    Pacifica is not going to work for my dad now. However, it is a very nice place, and the sizes of the rooms are good. I would recommend it to other people. They seem to have a very good community. P... Read more

    BS
  • Review of YourLife of Tallahassee

    My mother had a respite stay at YourLife of Tallahassee and I'm planning to continue to use it. The thing that distinguished it from the others was that it had a weekend respite. We took her over t... Read more

    David
  • Review of Brookdale Centre Pointe Boulevard

    The facilities at Brookdale Centre Pointe Boulevard were nice. There was an outdoor area. We walked out there and there were leaves everywhere and no one was outside. They had a group activity goin... Read more

    David
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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

    $4,800.00 US
    $4,431.00 Bay County
    $3,868.00 Leon County
    $3,458.00 Dougherty County

    Memory Care costs in Leon County start around $3,868 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,800 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. Financial Assistance in Florida Financial Assistance in Florida

    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 an assisted living 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 Assisted Living in Florida page.

    Memory Care Facilities in Leon County

    Directory of Winners in the Leon County Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Leon County

    Leon County-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Florida are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Florida page for more information about these laws.

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