4 Memory Care Facilities near Panama City Beach, FL
There are 4 Memory Care Facilities in the Panama City Beach area, with 3 in Panama City Beach and 1 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Panama City Beach is $3,999 per month. This is lower than the national median of $5,120.
To help you with your search, browse the 9 reviews below for memory care facilities in Panama City Beach. On average, consumers rate memory care in Panama City Beach 3.8 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Panama City with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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3 Memory Care Facilities in Panama City Beach, FL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Panama City Beach
Located in Florida's panhandle, Panama City Beach has a population of 12,757, and more than 18 percent of these residents are aged 65 and older. Some of these Panama City Beach seniors are part of the 540,000 Florida seniors living with Alzheimer's disease. Living in a memory care facility can offer the services and care that those with Alzheimer's disease and related memory disorders need. Panama City Beach's Bay County is home to three memory care facilities.
Memory care facilities in Florida fall under the category of assisted living facilities, which the Florida Department of Elder Affairs licenses and regulates. Any facility providing care to seniors with Alzheimer's disease and related memory disorders must undergo additional training established by the University of South Florida's Training Academy on Aging.
Cost of living in Panama City Beach is higher than the national average. On a scale where 100 represents the national average, the cost of living in Panama City Beach is 111.1. Housing, utility, and transportation costs are higher than average. Families may want to consider the cost of living when budgeting for a memory care facility.
- Living in Panama City Beach offers some tax advantages for seniors. Florida doesn't have a state income tax. In addition, it does not tax social security income, which may offer savings for retirees.
- In addition to its coastal location, Panama City delivers year-round moderate temperatures. Winter low temperatures hit the upper 40s, and summer high temperatures exceed 90 degrees. Panama City Beach sees more sunnier days than the national average but more rain as well. Retirees can avoid the snow in the Florida panhandle.
- Crime may be a concern in Panama City Beach. Both violent crime and property crime rates are above the national average. Seniors and their families may want to ask about security measures, including exterior lighting and security gates, at memory care facilities.
Paying for Memory Care in Panama City Beach
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Panama City Beach start around $3,924 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,294 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Panama City Beach 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 Panama City Beach
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 Panama City Beach
Panama City Beach 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 Panama City Beach, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Panama City Beach
Panama City Beach-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 Panama City Beach
Review of The Landing at Seagrass Village Memory Care
I went to The Landing at Seagrass Village Memory Care. I like the layouts and the safety concerns for someone who might be an elopement risk. I thought the security security measures they have were... Read more
Review of Superior Residences of Panama City Beach
I went to the Superior Residences of Panama City Beach. I particularly would not be interested in placing my father there. For his level of care, he could just walk out of the building. I did not l... Read more
Review of Superior Residences of Panama City Beach
I went to Superior Residences of Panama City Beach to check out their memory care area and it was clean. The staff seemed friendly and it was a nice place. The only thing was they were full and Pan... Read more