27 Memory Care Facilities in Sarasota County, FL

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Sarasota County, FL

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Grand Villa of Englewood

Provides: Memory Care
925 S. River Road, Englewood, FL 34223
"Welcome to the new Grand Villa of Englewood, our lovely assisted living community in quaint Englewood, Florida, located minutes from the Gulf of Mexico. Grand Villa is a resort style community with..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Heron Club at Prestancia

Provides: Memory Care
3749 Sarasota Square Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34238
"My sister moved into Heron Club. They've been wonderful, and they're doing an excellent job. It's very beautiful, very clean, the staff is very attentive, and the administrator is amazing. They..." More

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Caring Star 2021

Aravilla Assisted Living & Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
3251 Proctor Road, Sarasota, FL 34231
"My husband has been a resident for 3+ years and our experience has been good. His room is comfortable and the common facilities are spacious and pleasantly decorated. Staff is caring and kind and..." More

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Caring Star 2017

The Windsor of Venice

Provides: Memory Care
1600 Center Rd, Venice, FL 34292
"The Windsor is a licensed assisted living and memory care residence dedicated to providing quality services in a warm, comfortable environment. We offer professional, personalized services designed..." More

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Heron House

Provides: Memory Care
3221 Fruitville Rd., Sarasota, FL 34237
"The woman who manages the memory care unit at Heron House was just wonderful. I felt very comfortable with her and it was like we spoke the same language. It was a lovely, warm, and welcoming..." More

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HarborChase of Sarasota

Provides: Memory Care
5311 Proctor Rd., Sarasota, FL 34233
"My sister lived in the memory care here. This facility was wonderful to her from the very start. She loved the food, the entertainment was wonderful and she was always well kept when I came to..." More

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Grand Villa of Sarasota

Provides: Memory Care
730 South Osprey Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34236
"My father has been in GrandVilla 1 year. Memory care has a beautiful garden in center of building. It has newly been remodeled. Hallway is prefect for walking which my dad loves. Nice view to..." More

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Caring Star 2016

HarborChase of Venice

Provides: Memory Care
950 Pinebrook Rd, Venice, FL 34285
"Celebrating senior living each and every day! Welcome to HarborChase of Venice, and the highest standard of senior care communities offering assisted living and skilled nursing programs. Respect..." More

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Brookdale Phillippi Creek

Provides: Memory Care
5501 Swift Road, Sarasota, FL 34231
"The people in this community are caring, attentive and professional. They go out of their way to make sure everyone is very comfortable and happy at all times. Everyone made us feel so welcome!" More

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Inspired Living at Sarasota

Provides: Memory Care
1900 Phillippi Shores Drive, Sarasota, FL 34231
"My mom will be moving into Inspired Living at Sarasota. I chose it because it's clean, everyone was friendly, all the people there looked like they were well taken care of, and everybody there was..." More

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Tuscan Gardens of Venetia Bay

Provides: Memory Care
841 Venetia Bay Boulevard, Venice, FL 34285
"Tuscan Gardens was a fantastic facility. My father passed away and I could just see when mom's ready for something like that, that would be a perfect place. I highly recommend Tuscan Gardens to..." More

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Brookdale Sarasota Midtown

Provides: Memory Care
2186 Bahia Vista St, Sarasota, FL 34239
"We chose Brookdale Sarasota Midtown for my mom and we're very happy. We have a very positive experience there and everyone is lovely. Their accommodations are very nice and quite large. In terms of..." More

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Aviva Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
1951 N. Honore Ave, Sarasota, FL 34235
"Aviva Senior Living is Sarasota’s only single-site, not-for-profit senior residential community offering the full continuum of care. You or the seniors you love can live with purpose and..." More

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Brookdale Palmer Ranch

Provides: Memory Care
5111 Palmer Ranch Parkway, Sarasota, FL 34238
"We offer a home like setting and cheerful smiles from our professional staff who greet you every day. Our caring staff offers the assistance you need while respecting your independence. Our..." More

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Caring Star 2014

Brookdale Deer Creek Sarasota

Provides: Memory Care
8450 McIntosh Road, Sarasota, FL 34238
"Brookdale Deer Creek Sarasota is on the top of our list. We thought it was small, but we liked that the tour guide knew everyone's name in there, and everyone seemed well taken care of. We liked..." More

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Fountains of Hope

Provides: Memory Care
2250 Jesus Way, Sarasota, FL 34240
"Discover distinctive Assisted Living, Memory Care, and short-term Respite Care at The Fountains of Hope in Sarasota. Our beautiful Gulf Coast senior living community offers private studio, one, and..." More

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Family Extended Care of Sarasota

Provides: Memory Care
4450 8th St, Sarasota, FL 34232
"Welcome to Family Extended Care of Sarasota, a home-like senior living community that promotes social growth and sufficiency. Our community offers different levels of care and our design allows..." More

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Liana Venice

Provides: Memory Care
2321 E. Venice Blvd, Venice, FL 34292
"Beautiful, caring people working in this memory care facility. My Mom was there for 2 months while waiting for a new facility to open close to our home in north Sarasota. We knew the time frame..." More

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Venice Green Village

Provides: Memory Care
2745 E. Venice Ave., Venice, FL 34292
"Home is Where Our Story Begins At Venice Green Village, our compassionate staff understands the unique obstacles that our seniors living with Dementia and Alzheimer’s face. They are specially..." More

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Maris Pointe

Provides: Memory Care
1200 Avenida del Circo, Venice, FL 34285
" At Brookdale Venice Island we know that memory losses due to Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia are progressive and residents' needs are continually changing. That's why we provide..." More

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SaraBella Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
5650 Gantt Rd., Sarasota, FL 34233
"SaraBella is a place where residents can enjoy life, and their friends and families can have peace of mind knowing that their loved one is being cared for with dignity and respect. Assisted..." More

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Ashton Place

Provides: Memory Care
4151 Ashton Road, Sarasota, FL 34233
"Opened in 1996, Ashton Place is committed to providing the areas most comprehensive level of assistance and care in a bright, cheery, nurturing and homelike environment. Within Sarasota, we are..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Truewood by Merrill, Venice

Provides: Memory Care
1121 Jacaranda Blvd, Venice, FL 34292
"My mother was already in here before, so it's familiar to her; she has dementia, so that's why we chose to check her back to that facility. They have a friendly staff. The apartments are very nice...." More

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Arden Courts of Sarasota

Provides: Memory Care
5509 Swift Rd, Sarasota, FL 34231
"My mother-in-law moved to Arden Courts after being a resident in two other local memory care facilities without much success. Those facilities did not have the nursing care and over-site she..." More

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The Springs at South Biscayne

Provides: Memory Care
6235 Hoffman Street, North Port, FL 34287
"I toured The Springs at South Biscayne. It's a beautiful facility, and the people were very positive. I just had a very good feeling about it. Everything seemed very encouraging. They had my..." More

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Lily's Promise - Sarasota

Provides: Memory Care
1958 Rolling Green Circle, Sarasota, FL 34240
"We Promise to provide the highest standards of care. Our nurse oversees each of our residents care plans and works with families, physicians, home health, and hospice to make sure each resident is..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Sarasota County

    Sarasota County boasts a large senior population, with more than 36 percent of the county's 419,119 residents aged 65 and older. According to the Alzheimer's Association, Florida has a large senior population of 540,000 living with Alzheimer's disease. Some of these seniors may live in Sarasota County, where they can explore the area's 25 memory care facilities to find one that delivers the care they require.

    Memory care facilities are one type of assisted living facility, as defined by the Florida Department of Elder Affairs. This department licenses and regulates them and works with the University of South Funtylorida's Training Academy on Aging to ensure staff are adequately trained.

    • Cost of living is above the national average in Sarasota County, ranking 108.8 on a scale where 100 represents that average. Housing costs are highest at 127, but healthcare cost are just under the U.S. average at 99. This cost of living is a factor that seniors' families may want to consider as they evaluate memory care facilities for their loved one in the area.
    • Sarasota County can be a tax-friendly spot for seniors. The state does not have an income tax, which means that social security income isn't taxed. 
    • Crime rates in Sarasota County are higher than average. On a scale where one represents the safest city and 100 represents the most dangerous, the violent crime rate is 73.5 and property crime rate is 68.9. Seniors' families may consider these crime rates when touring memory care facilities, focusing on the location of the facility as well as any security measures that are in place.
    • Seniors and their families looking for a warm place to call home will enjoy Sarasota County's climate. Winter low temperatures hit right above 50, and summer highs exceed 90 degrees. The area sees more sunny days than the national average, along with no snowfall.


    Paying for Memory Care in Sarasota County

    Average Monthly Costs

    Counties in Florida

    $5,048.00 US
    $4,857.00 Sarasota County
    $4,697.00 Lee County
    $4,283.00 Manatee County
    $4,250.00 Hillsborough County
    $4,179.00 Pinellas County
    $4,151.00 Polk County
    $3,821.00 Charlotte County

    Memory Care costs in Sarasota County start around $4,857 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,048 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Sarasota 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 Sarasota 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 Sarasota County

    Sarasota 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 Sarasota County, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.

    Directory of Winners in the Sarasota County Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Sarasota County

    Sarasota 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.

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Sarasota County

    • Review of Grand Villa of Sarasota

      My father has been in GrandVilla 1 year. Memory care has a beautiful garden in center of building. It has newly been remodeled. Hallway is prefect for walking which my dad loves. Nice view to garde... Read more

      Ver Gipe
    • Review of Grand Villa of Sarasota

      I cannot say enough about Grand Villa. My mother has been in the memory care unit for over 7 months. The attention given to her has been wonderful. The GV care managers and administration have gone... Read more

      L.S.H.
    • Review of Grand Villa of Sarasota

      The staff in the Memory Care unit are wonderful. Bennett, Chalmy, Teri, Angel and too many others to name are always on top of any situation that arises. They’re fun people and treat the residents ... Read more

      Geri Roberts
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