24 Memory Care Facilities near Tamarac, FL
There are 24 Memory Care Facilities in the Tamarac area, with 3 in Tamarac and 21 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Tamarac is $4,830 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,900. Cheaper nearby regions include Margate with an average starting cost of $2,900.
To help you with your search, browse the 63 reviews below for memory care facilities in Tamarac. On average, consumers rate memory care in Tamarac 4.1 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Margate with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped thousands of families find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Tamarac, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Tamarac, FL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Tamarac
Memory care facilities provide a valuable service for the estimated 540,000 residents of Florida who live with Alzheimer’s disease. Some of these individuals reside in the two memory care units in Tamarac, which are governed by strict standards of care set by Florida law. Patients and family members can turn to the Department of Elder Affairs if there are ever any problems with their care.
Senior citizens, who make up 26 percent of Tamarac’s residents, benefit from the low violent crime and property crime rates in the city and the secure nature of memory care units, which have increased safety measure such as cameras and alarm systems.
- With 251 sunny days per year, residents of Tamarac can enjoy taking walks and spending time outdoors. Even the winter months are fairly pleasant, with the January lows dipping down to around 58 degrees. Getting out in the summer months might be better in the early morning or evening hours since the highs in July soar to around 91 degrees.
- The clean air in Tamarac enables people who have sensitive respiratory systems to enjoy the outdoors. On a scale of one to 100, where 100 is the best air quality, Tamarac has a score of 66. This is better than the average score of 58 for cities in this nation, based on the hazardous air pollutants found in the air and taking respiratory illness and cancer risks into account.
- Residents of Tamarac can expect to pay 10.4 percent more than the average person in this country for household expenses. The good news for residents here is that the health care cost index here is 96, which is lower than the national index of 100, so the cost of health-related expenses is less than what the average person in the U.S. pays.
- The Tamarac area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care, such as University Hospital & Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Tamarac
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Tamarac start around $4,830 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,057 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Tamarac 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 Tamarac
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 Tamarac
Tamarac 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 Tamarac, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Tamarac
Tamarac-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.
Other Options in Tamarac, FL
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Tamarac
Review of Cherry Oak Active Senior Living Residence
I like Cherry Oak Active Senior Living Residence. Everything is covered. There's a lot of biometric security, but I could go inside, and I like it. However, it's not $2400; it's $2800. My husband h... Read more
Review of HarborChase of Tamarac
My grandmother was a transfer to this facility from a prior facility where it was very difficult to get basic care needs accomplished. Both the administrator and director of wellness are professio... Read more
Review of HarborChase of Tamarac
As many know when having to put a parent or loved on into a facility it's hear wrenching, and one of the hardest things to do. The best thing that could have happened was meeting Laura at Harbor C... Read more