24 Memory Care Facilities near Safety Harbor, FL
There are 24 Memory Care Facilities in the Safety Harbor area, with 2 in Safety Harbor and 22 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Safety Harbor is $3,900 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,795. Cheaper nearby regions include Largo with an average starting cost of $3,746.
To help you with your search, browse the 47 reviews below for memory care facilities in Safety Harbor. Better rated regions include Clearwater with an average rating of 3.7 out of 5 stars.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in Safety Harbor, FL
22 Memory Care Facilities near Safety Harbor, FL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Safety Harbor
There are approximately 540,000 seniors with Alzheimer's disease living in Florida, so cities such as Safety Harbor offer memory care facilities dedicated to serving adults with various types of dementia. In the greater Safety Harbor area, there are more than 20 facilities known as Assisted Living Facilities (or ALFs) that provide memory care to residents with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia.
These memory facilities, which are available to Safety Harbor's senior population, must have staff who have been instructed by a Florida-approved educator and maintain regulation by the Florida Department of Elder Affairs.
- A senior has a one in 67 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Safety Harbor. In other words, this means that Safety Harbor's crime rate is much lower than the average crime rate throughout Florida. Family members of elderly loved ones might wish to select a memory care facility with alarms or security equipment to ensure the safety of their residents.
- Family members or seniors seeking memory care in Florida on a budget should note that Safety Harbor's cost of living is significantly higher than both the average cost of living in Florida and the nation as a whole. Though the cost of living in Safety Harbor is 20 percent higher than the country's average, healthcare costs in the area remain essentially equivalent to anywhere in the country.
- The National Air Toxics Assessment is used to determine air quality throughout the United States. Based on this assessment, Safety Harbor's air quality is considered 14 percent better than the national average air quality. Seniors who have chronic respiratory conditions might enjoy the above-average air quality in Safety Harbor.
- Throughout the year, temperatures in Safety Harbor typically range from 50 to 90 degrees. For those looking for memory care in an area without snowfall, Safety Harbor could be ideal (with an average of zero inches of snow annually).
Paying for Memory Care in Safety Harbor
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Safety Harbor start around $3,325 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,869 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Safety 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 Safety 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 Safety Harbor
Safety 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 Safety Harbor, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
Directory of Winners in the Safety Harbor Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Safety Harbor
Safety 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.