11 Memory Care Facilities near Stuart, FL
There are 11 Memory Care Facilities in the Stuart area, with 6 in Stuart and 5 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Stuart is $5,550 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,000. Cheaper nearby regions include Jensen Beach with an average starting cost of $5,105.
To help you with your search, browse the 20 reviews below for memory care facilities in Stuart. On average, consumers rate memory care in Stuart 4.1 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Jupiter with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 5 families in Stuart find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Stuart, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Stuart, FL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Stuart
Stuart, Florida is made up of about 26 percent senior citizens and has an air quality that's much better than the average city in this country. This benefits residents with Alzheimer's disease and other dementia-related conditions who also have breathing difficulties, and it may allow them to spend more time outdoors. Senior citizens who have dementia and related conditions can choose from four memory care facilities in Stuart. These help to care for some of the state’s estimated 540,000 patients with Alzheimer’s disease. Florida has strict standards set for these facilities that all memory care units must comply with. Compliance verification is overseen by the Department of Elder Affairs.
- The weather in Stuart is nice most of the year, but it does get an average of 56 inches of rain per year, along with an average of 236 sunny days. July highs reach around 90 degrees while the lows in January dip down to around 54 degrees, so even the evenings are usually pleasant.
- Residents of Stuart can expect to pay slightly more than people in an average U.S. city for their daily needs. The cost of living index here is 106.4, which the U.S. index is 100. Memory care patients may need to budget carefully for their medical care, as the health index is 103 here.
- While the violent crime rate of 29.1 in Stuart is lower than the national rate of 31.1, the property crime rate of 54.1 is much higher than the national rate of 38.1. Since memory care patients live in secure units, these points might not make much of a difference to them.
- The Stuart area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care, such as Martin Health System, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Stuart
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Stuart start around $5,305 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,071 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Stuart 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 Stuart
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 Stuart
Stuart 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 Stuart, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Stuart
Stuart-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 Stuart
Review of Harbor Chase of Stuart
Hubby transferred 10/1/2021 to Harbor Chase and arrived with all meds and medication list. Had a few issues, especially lack of staff, but he was doing okay until he had a sudden decline. He was u... Read more
Review of YourLife of Stuart Memory Care
We moved my wife into YourLife of Stuart Memory Care. They seem to be caring a lot more for her, they have more help, and she likes the food much better. When I look at the list of activities for t... Read more
Review of Harbor Chase of Stuart
My husband is in the memory care of Harbor Chase Stuart. They just opened up last October so they're just starting to fill up the rooms. It has memory care, senior apartments and assisted living. I... Read more