11 Memory Care Facilities near New Port Richey, FL
There are 11 Memory Care Facilities in the New Port Richey area, with 6 in New Port Richey and 5 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in New Port Richey is $3,337 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,925. Cheaper nearby regions include Port Richey with an average starting cost of $2,600.
To help you with your search, browse the 27 reviews below for memory care facilities in New Port Richey. On average, consumers rate memory care in New Port Richey 3.4 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Port Richey with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 7 families in New Port Richey find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in New Port Richey, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in New Port Richey, FL
What to Consider About Memory Care in New Port Richey
New Port Richey, Florida, boasts a cost of living index of 98, which is lower than the national index, making it an affordable city for residents who reside in memory care facilities due to dementia-related conditions or Alzheimer's disease. The city has a senior citizen population that makes up 25.5 percent of the city’s residents, some of whom are residents of five memory care units here. There are approximately 540,000 people in Florida who have Alzheimer’s disease and might benefit from the services offered in facilities such as those in New Port Richey.
- Warm summers, mild winters and an average of 240 sunny days per year mean that memory care residents can enjoy spending time outdoors often. The January lows only dip to around 49 degrees, and the July highs soar to around 90 degrees. While there is a risk of hurricanes, the warning system provides information about timely evacuations for these natural disasters.
- Memory care residents who decide to spend time outdoors on a nice day will likely be able to breathe easily. The city has an air quality score of 66, which is better than the national average of 58. Senior citizens who experience respiratory illnesses or chronic conditions might appreciate this point.
- New Port Richey has a high crime rate, but this might not impact memory care residents since they live in secure areas of the assisted living facility. The property crime rate here is 61.1 and the violent crime rate is 75.6. The national rates are 31.1 and 38.1, respectively.
- The New Port Richey area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Morton Plant North Bay Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in New Port Richey
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in New Port Richey start around $3,175 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,974 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in New Port Richey 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 New Port Richey
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 New Port Richey
New Port Richey 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 New Port Richey, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in New Port Richey
New Port Richey-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.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in New Port Richey
Review of Grand Villa of New Port Richey
Grand Villa of New Port Richey was like a hotel. It was very clean and very nice. They gave me a mask and a shield to wear and it was a one-on-one tour. I saw a room and I saw the meeting areas tha... Read more
Review of The Villas at Sunset Bay
My dad is in The Villas at Sunset Bay. It is very good. I like the staff members very much. They are very dedicated. They went above and beyond to help us with my dad. He had a little tough time go... Read more
Review of Brookdale New Port Richey
My client stayed at Brookdale New Port Richey for just barely a week. The room she had was very tiny and nothing grand. She didn't have a shower facility in her bathroom, so she had to use a commun... Read more