5 Memory Care Facilities near North Port, FL
There are 5 Memory Care Facilities in the North Port area, with 1 in North Port and 4 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in North Port is $5,800 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,875. Cheaper nearby regions include Englewood with an average starting cost of $4,145.
To help you with your search, browse the 2 reviews below for memory care facilities in North Port. Better rated regions include Englewood with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
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Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in North Port, FL
What to Consider About Memory Care in North Port
North Port is a city located in a state where approximately 540,000 individuals have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or some other form of dementia. The city itself has a population of roughly 66,000 with just over 23 percent aged 65 and older. To accommodate seniors in the city with cognitive disabilities related to Alzheimer's and other dementias, there are six assisted living care facilities in the area. They are regulated by the Florida Department of Health Service Regulation. Assisted living facilities in North Port and within the state that provide memory care must have a staff member on-site at all times who has been fully trained to care for those with dementia.
- Crime in North Port is 50 percent lower than other cities in the United States. Individuals have a one in 73 chance of becoming a victim of any type of crime. This makes the city safe for families visiting seniors who are living in memory care facilities in the area.
- The city of North Port is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the Sarasota Memorial ER and Health Care Center and the Bayfront Health North Port Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The cost of living index in North Port is 103.8, which is based on the national average of 100. This is higher than the national average of 100 and lower than the state average of 111. This makes North Port an affordable option for seniors and families who want to stay within the state.
- Seniors who can't tolerate the extreme cold in the northern states may find North Port to be a better option to retire. Summers are hot and humid with average July highs around 91. Winters are mild with average January temperatures around 50.
Paying for Memory Care in North Port
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in North Port start around $5,800 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,975 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in North Port 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 North Port
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 North Port
North Port 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 North Port, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
Directory of Winners in the North Port Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in North Port
North Port-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.