4 Memory Care Facilities in Vero Beach, FL
The average cost of memory care in Vero Beach is $4,074 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Fort Pierce with an average starting cost of $3,697.
To help you with your search, browse the 5 reviews below for memory care facilities in Vero Beach. On average, consumers rate memory care in Vero Beach 3.4 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Fort Pierce with an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 6 families in Vero Beach find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Vero Beach, call (855) 863-8283.
What to Consider About Memory Care in Vero Beach
In a city where there are approximately 4,568 seniors over the age of 65 and a state where there are 540,000 individuals who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, Vero Beach has six memory care facilities to accommodate individuals with cognitive issues who want to retire in the area. In Florida, these facilities are called assisted living facilities that operate under a Limited Mental Health license (LMH).
Vero Beach and the state of Florida often attracts retirees due to the lack of state income tax, which means retirement income is not taxed. This leaves more money left for those seniors who must pay for memory care treatment.
- Vero Beach is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the Indian River Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The cost of living in Vero Beach is 103, which is just slightly higher than the national average of 100. This cost of living rate is lower than the state average of 111, which makes Vero Beach and affordable option for seniors who want to retire within the state.
- The overall rate of crime in Vero Beach is 15 percent higher than the national average. Seniors have a one in 32 chance of becoming a victim of any type of crime. This may make some seniors feel unsafe when traveling back and forth to medical appointments and when spending time outdoors.
- Vero Beach has hot and humid summers and short and mild winters, which may be ideal for seniors who cannot tolerate extreme cold temperatures of the northern states. The average July high is around 90 degrees while the average January low is around 52.
Paying for Memory Care in Vero Beach
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Vero Beach start around $4,074 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 Vero Beach 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 Vero Beach
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 Vero Beach
Vero Beach 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 Vero Beach, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Vero Beach
Vero Beach-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 Vero Beach, FL
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Vero Beach
Review of Solaris Senior Living Vero Beach
My husband is in Solaris Senior Living Vero Beach. Its a very nice place, and the people who worked there are very friendly. It looked very nice, everything looked clean, and its 10 mins from my ... Read more
Review of HarborChase of Vero Beach
HarborChase was a very nice, clean place, but they dont have as many people involved with the residents. Its very close in location. It didnt impress me as much as the others. Read more
Review of Brookdale Vero Beach South
NO, "Friend of Family" reviewer. Residents do NOT need lemonade and other junk liquids for "hydration". You need twice as much of that to equal one serving WATER. It's WATER seniors and dementia re... Read more