53 Memory Care Facilities in Palm Beach County, FL
The average cost of memory care in Palm Beach County is $4,500 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,900. Cheaper nearby regions include Broward County with an average starting cost of $4,312.
To help you with your search, browse the 95 reviews below for memory care facilities in Palm Beach County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Palm Beach County 4.5 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 30 families in Palm Beach County find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Palm Beach County, call (855) 863-8283.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Palm Beach County
More than 540,000 Florida seniors live with Alzheimer's disease, according to the Alzheimer's Association, and that number is projected to grow. Palm Beach County boasts a large senior population where more than 23 percent of its 1.47 million residents are aged 65 and older. Palm Beach County seniors living with Alzheimer's disease and related memory disorders can choose from 42 memory care facilities in the area.
These memory care facilities, which are a type of assisted living facility, must meet licensing requirements established by the Florida Department of Elder Affairs. Additionally, memory care facility staff must undergo training established by the University of South Florida's Training Academy on Aging. Seniors' families can trust that these facilities are well equipped to care for their loved ones with dementia.
- Palm Beach County's cost of living is high. On a scale where 100 represents the national average, Palm Beach County ranks 268.3. Housing costs are especially high, but healthcare costs come in below the national average at 96. Seniors' families may want to consider the impact of this cost of living on their budget.
- Palm Beach County seniors may enjoy some savings thanks to Florida's tax laws. The state doesn't have an income tax, which means social security income isn't taxed, either. This may result in some monthly savings for seniors.
- Seniors and their families looking for warm weather will appreciate the area's climate. Palm Beach County enjoys warm year-round temperatures, with winter lows hitting just the upper 50s. Summer temperatures rise to the upper 80s. Palm Beach County sees no snow, more rain than average and more sunny days than average as well.
- Palm Beach County is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care, such as the Palm Beach Neuroscience Institute, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Palm Beach County
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Palm Beach County start around $4,507 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,057 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Palm Beach 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 Palm Beach 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 Palm Beach County
Palm Beach 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 Palm Beach County, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Palm Beach County
Palm Beach 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.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Palm Beach County
Review of Arden Courts of Delray Beach
I visited this community recently. We had not been able to tour due to the pandemic. I was extremely impressed when I entered the facility. The front office staff, including the Executive Direct... Read more
Review of Abbey Delray
I found Abbey Delray for my mother, but she hasn't moved in yet. The memory care unit is a brand-new building, so no one has ever lived in the room that she will live in. It is a room with a bathro... Read more
Review of HarborChase of Wellington Crossing
HarborChase of Wellington Crossing is beautiful and they do a very good job. It is the one I tried to get my sister into because to me, that is the nicest of all the places we visited. It was beaut... Read more