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  • Rosecastle at Delaney Creek

    Rosecastle at Delaney Creek

    320 S. Lakewood Drive, Brandon, FL 33511
    (9)
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    We welcome residents to Rosecastle at Delaney Creek Assisted Living and Memory Care community in Brandon, Florida. Our residents enjoy living among stately trees and natural wetlands as we are located just minutes from I-75 and near medical offices, restaurants, shopping malls, theaters and local...

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  • Honor House Assisted Living Facility LLC

    Honor House Assisted Living Facility LLC

    1912 Dove Field Place, Brandon, FL 33510
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    Being a small 5 bed residential Assisted Living Facility, Honor House ALF has been licensed since October of 2013. Being short on longevity, we don't lack in experience. Administrator Rusty has over 26 years of Hospital and Nursing Home experience. Assistant Administrator Jack has over 30 years of...

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  • Aldea Green

    Aldea Green

    700 S Kings Ave, Brandon, FL 33511
    (26)
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    Aldea Green provides premier assisted living services to seniors in the greater Tampa Florida area. Our community is in a residential area with seven acres of landscaped grounds for you to explore. Our caring staff will go out of their way to make sure you are having a good day, whether it is...

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  • Savannah Court of Brandon

    824 North Parsons Avenue, Brandon, FL 33510
    (45)
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    Savannah Court of Brandon senior assisted living community is licensed for 46 residents, is full of vibrant activity, yet offers a warm and comfortable feel throughout. Savannah Court offers an outstanding local reputation and has proudly been serving Seniors in the Brandon and Tampa Bay area for...

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  • St. Cloud Haven II

    907 N Taylor Road, Brandon, FL 33510
    (1)
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    St. Cloud Haven II is a senior care home that is located in Hillsborough county Brandon, FL. Caring and attentive staff assist seniors who are at least sixty-five years of age in a group home setting. The city offers a number of attractions ranging from shopping, cultural, recreational and natural....

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  • Ava Cares IV

    1007 Brooker Road, Brandon, FL 33511
    (6)
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    Ava Cares IV is a senior care home located in the stunning city of Brandon, FL in Hillsborough County. Our community is situated a charming and attractive area, making it a great destination place for seniors. Brandon is known for its humid subtropical climate, great restaurants and magnificent...

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  • Angels Touch - Apache

    504 Apache Trail, Brandon, FL 33511
    (2)
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  • The Crossings at Riverview

    The Crossings at Riverview

    8451 US Hwy 301 S., Riverview, FL 33578
    (42)
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    The Crossings at Riverview located in Riverview, Hillsborough County, Florida is an assisted living community also providing specialized memory care resources for those with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia. Riverview is conveniently accessible to Interstates 4 and 75 and sits along the scenic...

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  • Twin Creeks Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Twin Creeks Assisted Living & Memory Care

    13470 Boyette Rd, Riverview, FL 33569
    (1)
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    An approach to Assisted Living and Memory Care in Riverview that keeps each resident’s specific and INDIVIDUAL NEEDS IN MIND.

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  • Stone Ledge Manor

    Stone Ledge Manor

    12006 Mcintosh Rd, Thonotosassa, FL 33592
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    The luxury amenities for residents of Stone Ledge Manor are unparalleled. Living at Stone Ledge Manor means that not only will you have access to our highly rated facilities, but you’ll be a part of an active and engaging retirement community. At Stone Ledge Manor, residents are able to maintain an...

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  • Arthur Home Assisted Living Facility

    Arthur Home Assisted Living Facility

    2701 W State Street, Tampa, FL 33609
    (1)
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    We strive to make you feel closer to your own home in a family environment. We strive to support individual dignity and freedom of our residents, always making sure their safety and welfare. We are located close to I-275 Armenia/Howard exit, close to downtown in a very quiet neighborhood Nos...

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  • Brookdale Bayshore

    Brookdale Bayshore

    4902 Bayshore Boulevard, Tampa, FL 33611
    (16)
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    Do more of what you love. If you’re ready to trade your hedge clippers for golf clubs, our bayfront community in Tampa, Florida, may be the perfect fit for you.  With both Independent Living and Assisted Living, here you have the freedom to experiment with new hobbies, re-ignite your sense of...

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  • Bella Rose ALF

    Bella Rose ALF

    804 W. Yukon Street, Tampa, FL 33614
    (4)
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    Bella Rose Assisted Living Bella Rose Assisted Living is located in Tampa, FL in Hillsborough County. This residential care home is set in an area that offers much to do and see. Those who choose to spend time in Tampa enjoy checking out Tampa Theatre, Sunshine Skyway Bridge, Big Cat Rescue, Tampa...

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  • Colonial at Tampa

    Colonial at Tampa

    11722 N 17th Street, Tampa, FL 33612
    (6)
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    Colonial Assisted Living at Tampa Colonial Assisted Living at Tampa is an assisted living community situated in the sunny region of Tampa, Florida. The lovely community belongs to a city that has been one of the most popular places for families and seniors to live for years. With year round moderate...

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  • Cameron Assisted Living Facility II

    Cameron Assisted Living Facility II

    3122 W Sligh Ave, Tampa, FL 33614
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    We offer a wide range of personalized services, patient care is what we are here for, we excel at aiding our patients during their adl's and understand the different needs of Alzheimer/dementia patients. At Cameron ALF you will find a more traditional facility, we have designated parking spaces...

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  • Grace Manor at Hunter's Creek

    Grace Manor at Hunter's Creek

    765 West Grant Street, Plant City, FL 33563
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    Come see what is fast becoming the go to spot for gracious assisted living on Plant City , Florida. Voted best Assisted Living by Focus magazine readers this year and opening this past May, see why many seniors are loving live at Grace Manor Hunters Creek.

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  • Humphrey Assisted Living Facility

    Humphrey Assisted Living Facility

    4010 West Humphrey Street, Tampa, FL 33614
    (12)
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    About Us We pride ourselves in providing each resident with the respect and dignity they deserve while providing excellent care and services specifically designed to meet their individual needs. Our goal is for each resident to feel like they have found a second family and ensure their happiness,...

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  • Allegro in Tampa

    Allegro in Tampa

    16001 Lakeshore Villa Dr, Tampa, FL 33613
    (7)
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    Allegro is an upscale senior living community in Tampa, Florida. Allegro has been renovated with an upscale, modern feel and offers a continuum of care without expensive buy-ins. This multi-million-dollar renovation brings a renewed vibe and reawakened energy to the community.

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  • Atria Lutz

    Atria Lutz

    414 Chapman Rd E, Lutz, FL 33549
    (27)
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    Situated on five acres, surrounded by trees, ponds and native wildlife, Atria Lutz is a vibrant community designed to help older people enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle – and experience greater well-being. This inviting residence offers a selection of studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments...

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  • Elmcroft of Carrollwood

    Elmcroft of Carrollwood

    2626 West Bearss Avenue, Carrollwood, FL 33618
    (29)
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    Enjoy no increases to your base rent until 2021 when you lease by December 15th!*See our Sales Director for details. Elmcroft at Carrollwood is a single story community that is located on 6 acres of beautifully landscaped land with opened courtyards and is adjacent to one of Tampa's wetland and...

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  • The Colonnade at Northdale

    The Colonnade at Northdale

    3401 West Bearss Avenue, Tampa, FL 33618
    (32)
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    This is the luxurious senior lifestyle you’ve been looking for. Our Tampa community offers exceptional assisted living and memory care services to exceptional seniors. One visit, and you’ll see the difference before you even walk through our front doors, with our landscaped exterior befitting a...

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  • The Colonnade at Carrollwood

    The Colonnade at Carrollwood

    13550 South Village Drive, Tampa, FL 33618
    (18)
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    Build Your Best Life You’ll find that our Tampa area community is built from the ground up for one thing: you. Each of our spaces, from your personalizable apartment to our large, carefully decorated community living room, is built to maximize that home sweet home feeling.  We are located in the...

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  • Sun City Senior Living

    Sun City Senior Living

    3855 Upper Creek Drive, Ruskin, FL 33573
    (59)
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    Located in the heart of Sun City Center, Florida and convenient to Tampa, St. Petersburg and the beautiful beaches. Offering Assisted Living, Memory Care, Adult Day Care and Respite in the greater Tampa Bay Area. We are pet friendly, close to beaches, shopping and hospitals. We offer daycare from...

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  • Homewood at Sun City Center

    Homewood at Sun City Center

    3910 Galen Court, Sun City Center, FL 33573
    (10)
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    Here you’ll have the right care at the right time. Are you looking for a senior living community where you can access to different levels of care if you need it? At our CCRC, or Continuing Care Retirement Community, in Sun City Center, Florida,  you’ll have the care you need when you need it all on...

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  • Belvedere Commons of Sun City Center

    Belvedere Commons of Sun City Center

    758 Cortaro Drive, Sun City Center, FL 33573
    (17)
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    Belvedere Commons of Sun City Center is a vibrant assisted living and memory care community just minutes south of Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida. Uniquely placed in a beautiful residential setting, Belvedere Commons is a warm, supportive place to call home, and a wonderful place for friends and...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Tampa

    Brighton Gardens of Tampa

    16702 North Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33618
    (38)
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    Located just minutes from community hospitals and one mile south of Van Dyke Road on Dale Mabry Highway, Brighton Gardens of Tampa is nestled on the northwest edge of the city, just south of the farmlands of Pasco County. We pride ourselves in our continuity of care provided by experienced...

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  • Arbor Terrace Citrus Park

    Arbor Terrace Citrus Park

    13810 Sheldon Road, Tampa, FL 33626
    (19)
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    Arbor Terrace Citrus Park offers a new look in Senior Living with its unique campus approach. Our stand alone Independent Living allows you to live the lifestyle you want while providing you the environment you need to continue to do what you love. However active you want to stay and however...

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  • Beach House Assisted Living and Memory Care at Wiregrass Ranch

    Beach House Assisted Living and Memory Care at Wiregrass Ranch

    30070 State Rd 56, Wesley Chapel, FL 33543
    (7)
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    Welcome to Beach House Assisted Living and Memory Care at Wiregrass Ranch! Here at Beach House, we believe your golden years are an opportunity to meet new people, reconnect with family and enjoy fun experiences. We celebrate our community members’ interests and abilities and help residents live...

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  • Shiela's Home Care

    Shiela's Home Care

    2730 Blueslate Court, Land O' Lakes, FL 34638
    (11)
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    Celebrating life in a family home setting, Shiela's Home Care Is an alternative to large assisted living facilities. We have been operating in the industry for 12 years and are a 5/Star rated facility. Licensed for 5/beds, we welcome your loved one into our home, a 4200 square feet private living...

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  • Norma Family Home Care LLC

    Norma Family Home Care LLC

    22707 Roderick Drive, Land O' Lakes, FL 34639
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    Norma Family Home Care is a residential care home located in the beautiful and serene town of Land O' Lakes, in Pasco County, Florida. Our town has a tranquil atmosphere, perfect for seniors looking to relax and spend some quality time with friends and family members. We also have beautiful warm...

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  • Westminster Palms

    Westminster Palms

    830 North Shore Drive Northeast, Saint Petersburg, FL 33701
    (9)
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    Westminster Palms is an assisted living community located along the shoreline of St. Petersburg, FL. Our attractive community sits in St. Petersburg's Historic Old Northeast neighborhood right along the waterfront. We are within walking distance of the shore as well as the city's highest rated...

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  • Brookdale Oakbridge

    Brookdale Oakbridge

    3110 Oakbridge Boulevard East, Lakeland, FL 33803
    (19)
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    Full Days. Full Lives. Full Hearts. You deserve the best of what life has to offer, and you shouldn’t have to sacrifice the quality of life you want for the safety and security you need, especially as your health changes. At our Lakeland community, you and your loved ones will live with the peace of...

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  • Azalea Manor

    Azalea Manor

    112 12th Ave N, Saint Petersburg, FL 33701
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    Azalea Manor is a 20 bed senior care facility. It is located within the Historic Old Northeast area of St Petersburg, Florida. Located nearby are churches, retail stores, health care facilities, and other local amenities. They're located just 1.02 miles from St Anthony's Hospital. There are numerous...

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  • Rosecastle of Zephyrhills

    Rosecastle of Zephyrhills

    37411 Eiland Blvd., Zephyrhills, FL 33542
    (6)
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    Thank you for your interest in Rosecastle of Zephyrhills! We are delighted to have the opportunity to offer such a lovely home to the residents of Hillsborough and Pasco County. Located just minutes away from several hospitals, Florida Medical Clinic, and numerous shopping and entertainment venues,...

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  • Bristol Court

    Bristol Court

    3479 54th Ave N, Saint Petersburg, FL 33714
    (20)
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    Bristol Court is one of the most state of the art, specialized Assisted Living Facilities in the country. Bristol Court Assisted Living Facility is a fully licensed 100 bed facility, catering to residents who need assisted living care. Residents in our facility may need some assistance, have mild...

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  • Bayside Terrace

    Bayside Terrace

    9381 US Highway 19 North, Pinellas Park, FL 33782
    (36)
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    When people walk through the doors of Bayside Terrace, they are instantly WOW!-ed. With both comfort and convenience in a prime location, Bayside Terrace offers independent living, assisted living and memory care, ensuring residents never have to move from the community they love, no matter how...

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  • Magnolia Gardens ALF

    Magnolia Gardens ALF

    3800 62nd Ave N, Pinellas Park, FL 33781
    (3)
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    Built in 2003 and tucked away on 6 acres, Magnolia Gardens is the only assisted living in Pinellas County that is owned and operated by the Pinellas County Housing Authority. What that means to our resident's and family members is that we stay true to our mission which is, As a leader and innovator,...

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  • Lake Morton Plaza

    Lake Morton Plaza

    400 S Florida Ave, Lakeland, FL 33801
    (24)
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    Experience urban senior living at its finest. At Lake Morton Plaza, our lifestyle is sure to make you say WOW! Located only an hour from Orlando, you’ll find everything you need to live an active, engaging and vibrant life. Close to shopping and attractions, while still providing opportunities to...

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  • Grand Villa of Pinellas Park

    Grand Villa of Pinellas Park

    8980 49th Street, Pinellas Park, FL 33782
    (66)
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    Welcome to Grand Villa of Pinellas Park Assisted Living and Alzheimer's Residence in Pinellas Park, Florida. We're glad you're here! We are excited to show you all the wonderful features and amenities of our senior living community. As you explore our web site, we think you'll discover how Grand...

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  • The Manor at Lake Morton

    The Manor at Lake Morton

    534 E Lime St, Lakeland, FL 33801
    (8)
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    Upscale Assisted Living Care for Senior Adults in Historic Downtown Lakeland!- The Manor at Lake Morton offers assisted living care for seniors in the charming historic district of Lakeland. Our modern senior residential community is just a short walk from Lakeland's thriving downtown restaurants...

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  • American House Zephyrhills

    American House Zephyrhills

    38130 Pretty Pond Road, Zephyrhills, FL 33540
    (27)
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    American House Zephyrhills is an assisted living community located in the gorgeous area of Zephyrhills, Pasco County, Florida. This community offers the perfect views and the calming quiet your loved ones can benefit from. We are all about independence at our community, offering the best care along...

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  • Atria Countryside

    Atria Countryside

    3141 N McMullen Booth Rd, Clearwater, FL 33761
    (25)
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    Conveniently located in the Countryside neighborhood of Clearwater, Atria Countryside is a vibrant community designed to help older adults enjoy the benefits of a simplified lifestyle. This inviting residence offers a selection of studio, one- and two- bedroom apartments, most with a kitchenette....

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  • Westminster Shores

    Westminster Shores

    125 56th Avenue South, Saint Petersburg, FL 33705
    (12)
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    Welcome to our waterfront community just steps from the stunning shores of Tampa Bay , in St. Petersburg's Bahama Shores neighborhood! Our campus offers 26 acres of peace and quiet with the Florida-style active living you'll love. Choose from single-family homes, tropical villas and...

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  • Grand Villa of Clearwater

    Grand Villa of Clearwater

    2750 Drew St, Clearwater, FL 33759
    (45)
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    Welcome to the new Grand Villa of Clearwater. Our beautiful resort style senior living community in Clearwater, Florida, is located on three acres of beautifully landscaped grounds and offers a family-atmosphere with wonderful amenities to help our residents get the most out of life. Grand Villa...

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  • Brookdale Countryside

    Brookdale Countryside

    3260 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater, FL 33761
    (24)
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    Not All Senior Living Is Created Equal Whether you’ve spent weeks perusing Tampa’s senior living communities or you’re just starting to explore your options, we think you’ll quickly find that ours is built to be a little bit different. With both our assisted living and memory care options, we give...

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  • Grand Villa of Lakeland

    Grand Villa of Lakeland

    2111 Lakeland Hills Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33805
    (32)
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    Welcome to the new Grand Villa of Lakeland! Our lovely assisted living and memory care community in Lakeland, Florida, is centrally located between Orlando and Tampa. Grand Villa is a resort style community with fabulous features and amenities designed to help our residents enjoy life to the...

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  • Lake Gibson Village

    Lake Gibson Village

    771 Carpenters Way, Lakeland, FL 33809
    (11)
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    Lake Gibson Village is a community like no other. We offer a unique independent senior living experience set within a beautiful, historic landmark. Our staff of trained professionals provide services that allow our residents to remain focused on what matters most to them: nurturing purposeful...

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  • Regency Oaks Clearwater a CCRC

    Regency Oaks Clearwater a CCRC

    2770 Regency Oaks Boulevard, Clearwater, FL 33759
    (12)
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    Get ready for the good life. Ready to trade home upkeep for a vacation lifestyle every day? At our life care community in Clearwater, Florida, you won’t have to. With three levels of care on one campus, including independent living, assisted living and skilled nursing, you’ll have the lifestyle you...

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  • Brookdale Highlands

    Brookdale Highlands

    4250 Lakeland Highlands Road, Lakeland, FL 33813
    (14)
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    Do more. Live more. Find your best senior living life here. There’s a world of activities waiting to be explored at our Highlands community, and you’re just the senior to do it. Life here means a different kind of senior living, where your needs are met, your safety is taken care of 24/7, and your...

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  • Benrac Home Assisted Living Facility

    910 Briarcliff Drive, Valrico, FL 33594
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    Benrac Home Assisted Living is a senior care home located in the modern city of Valrico, Florida in Hillsborough County. Our community is structured with the aim of providing care to seniors. A lot of customization has been included to ensure it meets the varying needs of many seniors. The fact that...

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Brandon, Florida

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities provide recreational activities, supervision, and care to individuals who are on average 65 years of age or older. The types of service offered often involve help with ADLs. Residents may be kept under observation and evaluation. In some cases, facilities may offer dementia care, "aging in place", or respite. In Florida, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around 42,000. The state of Florida maintains a number of provisions associated with this type of facility. The Bureau of Health Facility Regulation supervises this facility type. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to make sure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as monthly nursing assessment of resident as ordered by physician , facilities must document such assessment, medical examination report, and facility must document any substantial changes in a resident's status which may necessitate relocation to a more specialized facility . This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include assistance with activities of daily living , assistance with self-administration of medications, nursing services, and personal care services. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include meals must be adapted to residents' food habits, meals must be adapted to residents preferences, the facility must provide a variety of regular meals that meet the nutritional needs of residents, and the facility must provide therapeutic diets as ordered by the resident's health care provider for residents who require special diets. The minimum number of residents for this facility type is 1. This type of facility is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every 1 residents. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include placing an oral dosage in the resident's hand, licensed nursing staff may administer medications, and opening the container and removing a prescribed amount of medication. Staff members obtain education in a number of fields. These areas include 26 hours of training plus a competency test, infection control, universal precautions, and providing assistance with activities of daily living. Public assistance is available through 1915(b)(c) MLTC program.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of living can be the motivating factor in deciding what care option works best. Monthly, the median rent in Brandon is around $1,101 per month and the median price of a home in Brandon is $164,461. The rent burden for Brandon is around 18.4% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

Of the population of Brandon 27.8% have a high-school diploma, 9.1% have a graduate degree, and 29.8% have a college degree. In Brandon, 10.7% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Out of the total population of Brandon, 5.0% consider themselves widows, 12.7% do not have health insurance, 11.2% have some form of disability, and 66.6% participate in the labor force. The total population of Brandon consists of 113,124 people. Brandon has a population density of 1,319 people per square mile. Based on gender, 51.6% are female and 48.4% are male. The median age of Brandon is 37 years old. Demographically, Brandon is 71.6% white, 3.9% mixed race, 0.3% Native American, 4.8% Asian, 16.5% black, 26.0% Hispanic, 2.8% other or not specified, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian.

State Information

An overview of Florida

The state of Florida has a cost of living index of 98.9 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 104.0 and a housing index rating of 95.4. There are 218 hospitals and 108 health centers that service a population of 21,626,797. St. Joseph’s Hospital, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, and Jupiter Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Florida citizen is ranked 13th nation-wide. Additionally, Florida is ranked 29th by standards of healthcare. The natural beauty of Florida is ranked 21st in the nation.

Social demographics of the state

The median age in the state is 42, and 34% of the population is over the age of 55. In Florida, 35% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 15,611 different congregations. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-24%, Mainline Protestant-14%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Florida there are 290 masonic lodges. In the most recent presidential election, 49% of Florida residents voted Republican and 48% voted Democrat. In terms of diversity, Florida ranks 8th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

The average humidity across the state is 75%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 78%. The average air quality index rating in Florida is 37.0 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of April with a rating of around 47.9 AQI. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 82°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 66°F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Florida drops to around 60°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 79°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 36°F in the month of January. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of June at around 11.50 inches. On average, the state receives 4.54 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Florida mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Florida can include hurricanes and floods.

Wildlife to be found in Florida

The state of Florida has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Saw Palmetto, Blackjack, Muhly Grass, and Cypresses. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Florida Panther, the Pelicans, the Diamondback Rattler, or the West Indian (Florida) Manatee . The state animal of Florida is the Florida Panther.