14 Memory Care Facilities near Palm Harbor, FL
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There are 14 Memory Care Facilities in the Palm Harbor area, with 3 in Palm Harbor and 11 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Palm Harbor is $6,350 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,800. Cheaper nearby regions include Safety Harbor with an average starting cost of $4,250.
To help you with your search, browse the 18 reviews below for memory care facilities in Palm Harbor. On average, consumers rate memory care in Palm Harbor 4.8 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 thousands of families find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Palm Harbor, call (855) 863-8283.
3 Memory Care Facilities in Palm Harbor, FL
11 Memory Care Facilities near Palm Harbor, FL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Palm Harbor
Palm Harbor, Florida, has a population of nearly 60,000 residents, with approximately one-third of those residents over the age of 65. Palm Harbor serves its portion of Florida's 540,000 seniors with Alzheimer's disease by providing 13 memory care facilities within the community.
These memory care facilities are classified as Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs), but in order to serve seniors with Alzheimer's or any form of dementia, they must have their staff specially trained by a Florida-approved instructor. Memory care facilities in Palm Harbor are regulated by the Florida Department of Elder Affairs.
- Florida is considered a retirement tax-friendly state. Because the state doesn't tax retirement benefits such as Social Security income or income from an IRA or a 401(k), Palm Harbor offers seniors or family members the opportunity to save more money for everyday costs, which can make a difference for those seeking memory care in the area.
- Air quality throughout the nation is measured by the EPA based on the number of harmful air pollutants. The air quality in Palm Harbor is considered 14 percent cleaner than the national average air quality. Because seniors can be negatively affected by pollution in the air, Palm Harbor's clean air might draw some to the area for memory care.
- The overall cost of living in Palm Harbor is 17 percent higher than the average cost of living across the United States and 5 percent higher than the average cost of living in the state of Florida. The higher cost of living in Palm Harbor might be a concern for seniors or family members on a budget.
- Palm Harbor's crime rates are lower than around 80 percent of all other towns and cities throughout Florida. Additionally, the crime rates in Palm Harbor are some of the lowest in the country for its size. Even though Palm Harbor is an extremely safe community, many memory care facilities take extra precautions to keep residents safe.
Paying for Memory Care in Palm Harbor
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Palm Harbor start around $6,350 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,939 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Palm Harbor 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 Harbor
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 Harbor
Palm Harbor 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 Harbor, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
Directory of Winners in the Palm Harbor Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Palm Harbor
Palm Harbor-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.
Other Options in Palm Harbor, FL
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Palm Harbor
Review of HarborChase of Palm Harbor
HarborChase of Palm Harbor was kind of pricy, but everything was beautiful there. The rooms and the staff members were outstanding. They provided me with a list and a very good description of the t... Read more
Review of Arden Courts of Palm Harbor
We felt Arden Courts care model was a perfect fit for my mom. We loved the layout and how at home it made us all feel at home and very comfortable. The important aspect is how you are strictly ... Read more
Review of Arden Courts of Palm Harbor
My husband has lived at Arden courts for 3 years. I am very grateful that he has a place to live that he is comfortable with. The things I value most are: the homey atmosphere, the activities prov... Read more