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Senior housing types near Carrollwood, FL

  • Elmcroft of Carrollwood

    Elmcroft of Carrollwood

    2626 West Bearss Avenue, Carrollwood, FL 33618
    (29)
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    Lease by July 31 and your community fee is only $500.* That’s a savings of up to $1,500! 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...

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  • Beach House Wiregrass

    Beach House Wiregrass

    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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Norma Family Home Care LLC

    Norma Family Home Care LLC

    22707 Roderick Drive, Land O' Lakes, FL 34639
    (12)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • 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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  • Grand Villa of New Port Richey

    Grand Villa of New Port Richey

    6120 Congress St, New Port Richey, FL 34653
    (15)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to the new Grand Villa of New Port Richey! Our lovely assisted living and memory care community in New Port Richey, Florida, is just north of Tarpon Springs in Pasco County. Grand Villa is a resort style community with fabulous features and amenities designed to help our residents enjoy life...

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  • Grand Villa of Largo

    Grand Villa of Largo

    750 Starkey Road, Largo, FL 33771
    (25)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    At Grand Villa we offer a choice of lifestyles based upon your individual needs. We provide Assisted Living, Personal Care, Alzheimer's Care, Short-term/Respite Care and a Senior Day Program. Whatever lifestyle you choose, you are assured of our most important commitment: providing quality care with...

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  • Rosecastle at Delaney Creek

    Rosecastle at Delaney Creek

    320 S. Lakewood Drive, Brandon, FL 33511
    (9)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Aldea Green

    Aldea Green

    700 S Kings Ave, Brandon, FL 33511
    (26)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Grand Villa of Pinellas Park

    Grand Villa of Pinellas Park

    8980 49th Street, Pinellas Park, FL 33782
    (65)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Bristol Court

    Bristol Court

    3479 54th Ave N, Saint Petersburg, FL 33714
    (20)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Grand Villa of Dunedin

    Grand Villa of Dunedin

    880 Patricia Avenue, Dunedin, FL 34698
    (41)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to the new Grand Villa of Dunedin, our lovely assisted living community in charming Dunedin, Florida, located minutes from the Gulf of Mexico. Grand Villa is a resort style community with fabulous features and amenities, designed to help our residents enjoy life to the fullest! The...

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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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  • Grand Villa of Clearwater

    Grand Villa of Clearwater

    2750 Drew St, Clearwater, FL 33759
    (44)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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 Northdale

    Brookdale Northdale

    3401 West Bearss Avenue, Tampa, FL 33618
    (32)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Brookdale Northdale offers premier assisted living and memory care services to seniors in the Tampa, Florida area. We have many lakes and recreational activities in the area and we are near many points of interest including casinos, art museums and sports stadiums. Our property also recently...

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  • Brighton Gardens of Tampa

    Brighton Gardens of Tampa

    16702 North Dale Mabry Highway, Tampa, FL 33618
    (37)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Brookdale New Port Richey

    Brookdale New Port Richey

    6400 Trouble Creek Road, New Port Richey, FL 34653
    (51)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Best Place to Explore Your Best Life A new phase of senior life shouldn’t mean leaving behind the quality of life you’re used to. In fact, it should be the opposite, and that’s what our premium community offers, with a wide range of interesting things to do, and a community full of interesting...

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  • Stratford Court of Palm Harbor

    Stratford Court of Palm Harbor

    45 Katherine Boulevard, Palm Harbor, FL 34684
    (6)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Stratford Court, a premiere senior living community, is located on the west coast of Florida between Tampa and St. Petersburg in picturesque Palm Harbor. Our community is conveniently located minutes from Tampa International Airport but provides our residents with small town amenities such as...

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  • Seasons Largo

    Seasons Largo

    4175 East Bay Dr, Clearwater, FL 33764
    (24)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to Seasons State-Of-The-Art Assisted Living & Memory Care A Caring Place To Create Memories We've raised the bar for Assisted Living... Come discover the difference at Seasons Largo. Active Living... Exceptional Care... Good Friends and Great Times — you will find it all at Seasons....

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  • Bayside Terrace

    Bayside Terrace

    9381 US Highway 19 North, Pinellas Park, FL 33782
    (34)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Coral Oaks

    Coral Oaks

    900 West Lake Road, Palm Harbor, FL 34684
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Coral Oaks is located in the heart of Palm Harbor within a short drive to the Gulf Coast Beaches. We are within walking distance of shopping centers and restaurants. Favorite amenities are washer and dryers with full kitchens in Independent Living. Assisted Living has kitchenettes and six floor...

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  • Regency Oaks Clearwater a CCRC

    2770 Regency Oaks Boulevard, Clearwater, FL 33759
    (10)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Our residents feel at home and love our attentive and compassionate staff.' Tucked away on 40 park-like acres, Regency Oaks is conveniently located in Clearwater, FL, off of Sunset Point Road between U.S. Highway 19 N. and McMullen Booth Road. Our community is near Ruth Eckerd Hall and close to...

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  • Elmcroft of Pinecrest

    Elmcroft of Pinecrest

    1150 8th Ave SW, Largo, FL 33770
    (56)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Lease by July 31 and your community fee is only $500.* That’s a savings of up to $1,500! See our Sales Director for details. Located in charming Largo, Elmcroft of Pinecrest offers residents a warm, relaxing environment, engaged and friendly staff, and personalized care – including specialized care...

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  • Brookdale Beckett Lake

    Brookdale Beckett Lake

    2155 Montclair Road , Clearwater, FL 33763
    (16)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    When you’re here, you’re home. Are you looking for a senior living community where you can redefine your independence? At our community in Clearwater, Florida, you can do just that. You’ll have the care you need when you need it all on one campus with Assisted Living and Alzheimer’s and Dementia...

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  • Brookdale Tarpon Springs

    Brookdale Tarpon Springs

    1651 South Pinellas Avenue, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
    (7)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Brookdale Tarpon Springs is a warm, welcoming assisted living community located in Pinellas County, Florida. Tarpon Springs is located about halfway between Lake Tarpon and the Gulf of Mexico. Our active community provides has many opportunities for socialization and fun. Some favorites are nature...

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  • Brookdale Bayshore

    Brookdale Bayshore

    4902 Bayshore Boulevard, Tampa, FL 33611
    (16)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Westminster Palms

    Westminster Palms

    830 North Shore Drive Northeast, Saint Petersburg, FL 33701
    (8)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Stone Ledge Manor

    Stone Ledge Manor

    12006 Mcintosh Rd, Thonotosassa, FL 33592
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • HarborChase of Palm Harbor

    HarborChase of Palm Harbor

    2960 Tampa Rd, Palm Harbor, FL 34684
    (27)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to HarborChase of Palm Harbor Assisted Living and Memory Care. Our goal is to exceed your expectations for what assisted living can truly be. Our experienced, compassionate staff prides themselves on giving personal attention to each resident and providing positive encouragement every day....

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  • Humphrey Assisted Living Facility

    Humphrey Assisted Living Facility

    4010 West Humphrey Street, Tampa, FL 33614
    (12)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Lake House Assisted Living

    Lake House Assisted Living

    1071 Lake Ave NE, Largo, FL 33771
    (16)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    WELCOME TO LAKE HOUSE A family-owned business offering Bed & Breakfast style living at affordable prices On behalf of our Lake House family thank you for considering our assisted living facility. Our community is dedicated to encouraging independence, all while providing the assistance that is...

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  • Colonial at Tampa

    Colonial at Tampa

    11722 N 17th Street, Tampa, FL 33612
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Brookdale Countryside

    Brookdale Countryside

    3260 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater, FL 33761
    (24)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Atria Lutz

    Atria Lutz

    414 Chapman Rd E, Lutz, FL 33549
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    Located on five peaceful acres – surrounded by trees, ponds and native wildlife – Atria Lutz 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, each with a full...

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  • Cypress Palms

    Cypress Palms

    400 Lake Avenue NE, Largo, FL 33771
    (1)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Cypress Palms is an enhanced assisted living community located in beautiful Largo, Pinellas County, Florida. Part of the Tampa Bay Area, the Largo area is dotted with pleasant lakes and areas of interest include the Florida Botanical Gardens and Eagle Lake Park. Cypress Palms encourages its...

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  • Savannah Court of Brandon

    824 North Parsons Avenue, Brandon, FL 33510
    (44)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • The Crossings at Riverview

    The Crossings at Riverview

    8451 US Hwy 301 S., Riverview, FL 33578
    (42)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Regal Palms

    Regal Palms

    300 Lake Avenue NE, Largo, FL 33771
    (16)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Imagine filling each day with things you love to do--not the things you have to do. Imagine creating memories with new found friends. Imagine a worry free environment where the personal assistance you need is readily available. Imagine that neither you nor your family worries about your future. That...

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  • Cabot Cove of Largo

    Cabot Cove of Largo

    455 Belcher Rd., Largo, FL 33771
    (5)
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    Welcome to Cabot Cove of Largo a Vibrant Senior Community.. Your Place to Rejuvenate Mind, Body & Spirit. Discover what our personalized approach to assisted living can bring to your life. Our beautiful, state-of-the-art community offers luxurious assisted living in an active, safe and comfortable...

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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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  • The Preserve at Clearwater

    The Preserve at Clearwater

    2010 Greenbriar Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33763
    (12)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    The Preserve at Clearwater is an assisted living and memory care community in beautiful Clearwater, Florida, (on the border of Dunedin, Florida) located in Pinellas County. The property includes a large pond that boasts a nature preserve, gorgeous gardens, and large, comforting oak trees. Minutes...

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  • Arbor Terrace Citrus Park

    Arbor Terrace Citrus Park

    13810 Sheldon Road, Tampa, FL 33626
    (17)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Edgewater Manor Assisted Living

    Edgewater Manor Assisted Living

    2057 Edgewater Dr, Clearwater, FL 33755
    (5)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Clearwater's ONLY oceanfront assisted living facility! Your loved one will receive excellent care while enjoying the Florida lifestyle. We are small (25 rooms) and give our resident's the feeling and peace of mind of being in their own home. Our personal attention to their needs is...

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  • Brookdale Carrollwood

    Brookdale Carrollwood

    13550 South Village Drive, Tampa, FL 33618
    (18)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Pacifica Senior Living Belleair

    Pacifica Senior Living Belleair

    620 Belleair Road, Clearwater, FL 33756
    (20)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Offering Assisted Living, Memory Care, Adult Day Care & Respite Care in Cottage Style environment. Pacifica Senior Living Belleair creates a customized service and assistance plan for each resident with a variety of therapies and life enrichment activities. Our intimate and stylish community has a...

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  • Allegro in Tampa

    Allegro in Tampa

    16001 Lakeshore Villa Dr, Tampa, FL 33613
    (6)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Renaissance is an upscale senior living community in Tampa, Florida. Renaissance 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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  • The Oaks of Clearwater

    The Oaks of Clearwater

    420 Bay Avenue, Clearwater, FL 33756
    (23)
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    Welcome to The Oaks of Clearwater where our Mission Statement is Caring, Compassionate Service. We offer all levels of care and there is rarely a person we can not accommodate on our campus with Independent Villas as well as a 15-story waterfront high-rise. Our Licensed areas are rated Deficiency...

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  • Shiela's Home Care

    Shiela's Home Care

    2730 Blueslate Court, Land O' Lakes, FL 34638
    (11)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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  • Honor House Assisted Living Facility LLC

    Honor House Assisted Living Facility LLC

    1912 Dove Field Place, Brandon, FL 33510
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    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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Assisted Living in Carrollwood, Florida

What Is Assisted Living?

Assisted living communities offer lodging and services to seniors who need some assistance with daily things like taking medications, preparing meals and keeping up with housecleaning. Assisted living communities come in all sizes and shapes, so visiting them may be the best way to determine which one is best for you personally or your loved one.

What Services Are Offered in Assisted Living?

No-one assisted living facility is like another. At the very least, assisted living gives independently minded seniors meals and snack foods, assist with things like bathing and dressing, and a wide range of activities such as wellness programs, social occasions, outings and much more, all in a safe and secure setting with people their age.

What Are ADLs?

In the event you researching assisted living, you’ve most likely run into the acronym ADLs, which stands for the Activities of Daily Living. These consist of:

  • Bathing and showering
  • Toileting
  • Getting dressed
  • Feeding (but not meal preparation)
  • Continence
  • Functional mobility, which includes getting in and out of a bed or chair

Developed in the 1950s, ADLs assess a person's overall health and function. Generally, elderly adults who can take care of ADLs on their own but who are considering a move to senior living may be better candidates for independent living. When you have questions about what care type is the best suit for your loved one, contact A Place for Mom. Our Senior Living Advisors can answer any questions you might have about assisted living, independent living, memory care, life plan communities and more.

Assisted Living Vs. Nursing Homes

The term “assisted living” was initially found in the 1980s to spell it out a new kind of residential living for older adults that was notably not the same as more regular nursing home designs. Assisted living is made for individuals who need a certain amount of help with daily activities but who still want degree of independence and who want to live in an apartment-like setting such as a studio or a one-bedroom apartment. A large number of assisted living facilities offer a full schedule of activities and events and provide multiple meal options to focus on different tastes and needs, including special eating plans and restaurant-style options. Small pets are often permitted.

In contrast, the hallmark of nursing homes is that they offer skilled nursing care. They are created to meet the needs of seniors and other people who have medical conditions that must have 24x7 medical attention. Meals are generally served in a communal dining area and residents reside in individual or shared bedrooms. Some nursing homes also include short-term therapeutic care. Nursing homes today are also known as convalescent care centers, nursing centers, skilled nursing facilities and long-term care communities. Since they provide more support, nursing homes are more costly than assisted living facilities.

Both skilled nursing and assisted living facilities may provide memory care, which is specific support for people coping with cognitive impairment. Actually, 40% of the individuals who live in the state of Florida are currently living with some type of dementia, based on the National Center for Assisted Living. In general, people living with the initial levels of Alzheimer’s or dementia are effectively served by assisted living facilities while people living with later stages of dementia require the medical care of a nursing home.

What Is Assisted Living Like?

Whilst every facility is definitely different, here are some features that a majority of assisted living communities share:

  • They offer different levels of care and attention, sometimes at varied prices.
  • They offer assorted living choices, from studios to one-bedroom apartments.
  • Many permit people to bring their own household pets, including birds, cats and in some instances little dogs.
  • They cater to differing backgrounds, customs and hobbies and interests. Some facilities, for example, are faith-based, while others are multi-lingual, with activities and dining options to complement. Still more are made for retired armed service or college or university alumni and sometimes are even located on or near college campuses.
  • They could offer accommodations for partners as well as individuals.
  • They range in size. Some communities have only 20 residents, while some many have more than 200.

With so many options to choose from, choosing the best facility can feel mind-boggling. Our Senior Living Advisors can assist. They live in the communities they serve. When you talk with a Senior Living Advisor, he or she will ask a few pre-determined questions to better learn what you are looking for, what your budget is going to be and what particular wants your family member may have. On top of that their help and advice is free!

When Is It Time to Consider Assisted Living?

For anyone who is asking this question, chances are good that it’s time you find out more about senior living. Here are some other signs that assisted living could be ideal for both your family member and your family:

  • You are concerned for your loved one’s health and safety.
  • You are concerned they aren’t eating correctly.
  • You worry about them leaving the home all alone.
  • You see they are spending much less time with family and friends.
  • You get a telephone call or note from a neighbor who is worried about them.
  • You discover that your loved one may have problems recalling people’s names or using a well-known technology like their mobile phone or TV remote control.

If these or a variety of other symptoms are troubling you, take action. Contact A Place for Mom and speak to a Senior Living Advisor today. They are able to answer your questions and help you find out next steps. Best of all, their experience is free of charge!

Assisted Living Inspections and Ratings

Florida provides families with exceptional access to its assisted living inspection and ratings records. Based on our state-by-state review of state records , Florida’s assisted living regulation and inspection program is one of the most transparent in the nation. To find the information of an assisted living facility in the wider Carrollwood area, visit the FloridaHealthFinder.gov site and search by community type to find inspection reports, licensure data, fines and activities assessed against the service, option of nursing staff, an emergency power plan summary and more.

The state of Florida requires that new assisted living residents have a medical evaluation within a month of move-in to assess an personalized care program. The state also mandates a baseline number of weekly employee hours based on the number of people who live in a community to make sure care plans can be accommodated.

10 Things to Look For When Touring an Assisted Living Facility

The best way to figure out if an assisted living facility is best for your family member is to visit one -- or even better, four or five of them! Here are some points to be aware of when you visit:

  1. Does the personnel interact with the residents?
  2. Is the facility clean, odor-free and well taken care of?
  3. Is there a process set up for evaluating the requirements of a new resident?
  4. Can residents request transport if they require it?
  5. Are the personnel professional and respectful?
  6. Are there specific visiting times or are friends and family welcome anytime?
  7. Will each resident possess a care plan set up?
  8. What happens if a resident’s requirements change?
  9. Is there a crisis program in place in the event of a natural or manmade disaster?
  10. Do the individuals who live there remind you of your loved one?

For more tips on what precisely to search for while visiting an assisted living facility, see our Planning and Advice webpages.

How Much Does Assisted Living Cost in Carrollwood, Florida?

Based on the A Place for Mom Senior Living Cost Index, assisted living in the city of Carrollwood, Florida ranges from $1500 to $11430 per month. The Senior Living Cost Index is based on what A Place for Mom clients paid after they moved into senior living. It's the only price data source of its kind. By providing these details, families can learn how much they could save in different parts of a particular metro area or perhaps a bordering state.

Ready to find out more? Go to our Senior Living Cost Index page to find out what costs are in your town.

How to Pay for Senior Living In Carrollwood, Florida

How to have the funds for assisted living is among the most typical questions families have when they meet with one of our Senior Living Advisors. Here are a few of the most typical funding sources for senior living:

  • Personal income or savings. If a senior does not have ample funds saved to cover long-term care, it’s common for family members to pool funds to create up the difference.
  • Home equity. Many times, seniors sell their homes to pay for senior living. Occasionally, a bridge loan may be offered to help cover the expense of moving while the house is prepared for sale.
  • Long-term care insurance. This particular kind of insurance is made to cover senior care expenditures. Some policies could cover other expenditures which can be incurred while in the transition to assisted living, such as for example employing a case manager or care coordinator.
  • Veterans benefits. Many seniors have served in the military and may qualify for support. Because benefits go untouched, it’s worthwhile to check to discover if your loved one or his or her partner might meet the criteria. For more information, head to va.gov or see our Information to VA Benefits and Long-Term Care for additional information.
  • Sale of a life insurance policy. There are several methods to use life insurance to invest in senior living based on the kind of policy you have. Consult a life insurance or financial counselor to understand about whether this program might work for your needs.

Many families believe that Medicare will assist purchase assisted living, however it can only cover short-term care. For more information, head to Medicare's website.

Understanding Assisted Living Costs

Assisted living costs vary widely from facility to community, so that it pays off to perform your research. Here are a few items that can have an impact on how much you pay:

  • Kind of residence
  • Size of house (studio, one- or two-bedroom apartment)
  • Types of providers needed
  • Geographical location
  • Location of the community
  • Level of luxury

Assisted living facilities frequently charge a flat rate that covers many basic services, with additional charges added on for particular services. Various other facilities will charge a service charge for each individual service, known as a la carte payment, to ensure that residents pay just for the services they make use of. Typically, the monthly base cost consists of only rent and meals, with care charged separately. Entrance charges and deposits are also frequently required. Fees and rates differ by community, therefore it’s essential to question facilities you are researching about their costs and services.

For more information regarding assisted living costs and fee structures, call a Senior Living Advisor at A Place for Mom.

About Senior Living in Carrollwood, Florida

Because of its low tax prices and warm climate, the state of Florida is among one of the most popular places in the United States for seniors. The Area Agency on Aging for Florida offers an abundance of resources for seniors and their families. Get in touch with A Place for Mom to discover more about the more than 50 assisted living facilities in Carrollwood, Florida.

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