15 Memory Care Facilities in Seminole County, FL
The average cost of memory care in Seminole County is $4,333 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,795. Cheaper nearby regions include Orange County with an average starting cost of $4,171.
To help you with your search, browse the 30 reviews below for memory care facilities in Seminole County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Seminole County 4.5 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 9 families in Seminole County find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Seminole County, call (855) 863-8283.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Seminole County
Seminole County is part of the Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida, Metropolitan Statisticial Area with 462,659 residents, including 15.1 percent, or 69,861 people, age 65 years or older. It's estimated that 10,549 residents of Seminole County are likely to have Alzheimer's disease or another type of dementia and require specialized care.
The Florida Agency for Health Care Administration is responsible for licensing and regulating memory care facilities, called extended congregate care facilities (ECCs), of which Seminole County has 14 ECCs.
- The violent crime rate in Seminole County is 44.2, which is 30 percent higher than the national average of 31.1. The property crime rate is only 15 percent higher than 38.1, the U.S. average. Both figures are reasonable given the population density, but families may ask staff members at prospective ECCs what extra safeguards are available to protect the patients.
- Seminole County weather is similar to other central Florida cities with annual rainfall that's 11 inches more than the national average of 39, and 43 more sunny days per year than the U.S. average of 205 days. Seniors may enjoy the 91 degree July high temperatures and the winter lows of only 47. Sumter County earned a Sperling's Comfort Index of 80, which is 26 points above the national score of 54. This indicates the area is a great home for seniors with painful joints or C/V impairment.
- The county's air is very clean. The American Lung Association gave it an "A" grade for ozone and particle pollutants. People with lung problems might rest easier knowing that the air is not polluted here.
- Cost of living ratings are based on a scale where 100 is the median expense. Sumter County is 14 points higher than the national average at 114.3. Housing is the highest factor at 128, but healthcare costs are equal to national figures, so families may not worry about out-of-control expenses for a loved one in an ECC facility.
Paying for Memory Care in Seminole County
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Memory Care costs in Seminole County start around $4,333 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,900 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Seminole 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 Seminole 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 Seminole County
Seminole 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 Seminole County, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Seminole County
Seminole 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 Seminole County
Review of Bridgeport Senior Living- Port Springs
Bridgeport Senior Living- Port Springs Alzheimer's unit is a lovely facility. I would recommend them to anybody. They're very welcoming and do anything they can to make your loved one comfortable, ... Read more
Review of Eastbrooke Gardens
I wasn't impressed with Eastbrook Gardens. It's meant more for memory care. The residents looked very sad, and it wasn't an environment I would want for my grandmother. I saw one room because they ... Read more
Review of Palmetto Landing
My mother is in Palmetto Landing. The staff is fine. We don't have any complaints right now. She has her own private room, but because she's in memory care, there's no kitchenette. The room is fine... Read more