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Senior housing types near Lake Wales, FL

  • Water's Edge of Lake Wales

    Water's Edge of Lake Wales

    10 Grove Avenue West, Lake Wales, FL 33853
    (2)
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    If you're looking for comfortable and convenient assisted living in Lake Wales, Polk County, Florida, Water's Edge is a vibrant and beautiful community that's ready to meet and exceed your expectations. Our clean and spacious apartments and villas, which are located mere minutes from downtown, are...

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  • Savannah Court of Lake Wales

    Savannah Court of Lake Wales

    12 East Grove Avenue, Lake Wales, FL 33853
    (9)
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    Savannah Court, offering gracious retirement assisted living is located in Lake Wales, Florida in Polk County. The city of Lake Wales, nestled in Central Florida, was voted 'The Friendliest Small Town in Florida.' Lake Wales is located on the state's geographical ridge offering a climate rich in...

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  • Brookdale Winter Haven

    Brookdale Winter Haven

    6110 Cypress Gardens Boulevard, Winter Haven, FL 33884
    (11)
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    Putting more living back in the senior lifestyle. Winter Haven seniors who need a little extra help with daily activities, but who don’t want to sacrifice the feeling of home sweet home, have a great option here. Our community offers assisted living for seniors in beautiful Winter Haven, Florida....

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  • Lake Howard Heights

    Lake Howard Heights

    650 N Lake Howard Dr, Winter Haven, FL 33880
    (25)
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    Lake Howard Heights is a premier senior living community, located on Lake Howard in beautiful Winter Haven, Florida. We hold high standards in our home for dining, activities, and provided care. Our community has often been described in the Polk County area as upscale, and we are proud to provide...

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  • Spring Haven Retirement

    Spring Haven Retirement

    1225 Havendale Blvd NW, Winter Haven, FL 33881
    (56)
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    Forget what you thought you knew about retirement living – this is retirement living that will make you say WOW! Located on five lush acres of land, Spring Haven Retirement is a senior living community full of envious services and amenities. With a pool, hot tub, and beautiful views of Lake...

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  • Savannah Court of Bartow

    290 Idlewood Avenue, Bartow, FL 33830
    (4)
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    Savannah Court of Bartow senior assisted living community is licensed for 36 residents, is full of vibrant activity, yet offers a warm and comfortable feel throughout. Savannah Court provides affordable senior assisted living while delivering personal services to all residents, their families and...

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  • Savannah Court of Haines City

    Savannah Court of Haines City

    301 Peninsular Drive, Haines City, FL 33844
    (21)
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    Savannah Court, a senior assisted living community offering gracious retirement living, is located in Haines City, Florida where the people are friendly and the weather is spectacular. Savannah Court is less than a mile from Hwy 27 and is situated next to beautiful Lake Elsie offering many lovely...

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  • Merrill Gardens at ChampionsGate

    Merrill Gardens at ChampionsGate

    8400 Champions Gate Blvd, ChampionsGate, FL 33896
    (7)
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    Welcome to Merrill Gardens at ChampionsGate! Soak up the sunshine while our community gives you the chance to kick back and enjoy the Central Florida lifestyle with ease. Merrill Gardens offers private apartments and numerous common areas designed for enjoying life on your terms. You have your...

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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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  • Merrill Gardens at Solivita Marketplace

    Merrill Gardens at Solivita Marketplace

    4602 N Marigold Ave, Kissimmee, FL 34758
    (16)
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    Welcome to Merrill Gardens at Solivita Marketplace! Enjoy the sunshine while our community gives you the chance to kick back and enjoy the Central Florida lifestyle. Our senior living community is perfectly situated around the corner from the Poinciana Medical Center, and just a short drive from...

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  • Foxtail Lodge

    Foxtail Lodge

    4104 Foxtail Ct, Kissimmee, FL 34746
    (1)
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    Foxtail Lodge is a hidden treasure, where you may enjoy a tranquil retirement in the heart of the Disney area. A warm welcome and wonderful quality of life awaits each new member of our family. For the enjoyment of our six senior residents, we provide spacious private and semi-private bedrooms, as...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Grace Manor Suites

    Grace Manor Suites

    4620 Socrum Loop Road, Lakeland, FL 33809
    (22)
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    Assisted Living Care for Seniors with the Warmth of Southern Hospitality Grace Manor Suites is a warm, inviting home for seniors that offers affordable family-style residential and assisted living care. Our community offers an enriched, welcoming lifestyle with spacious apartments, comfortable...

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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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  • Savannah Court of Lakeland

    Savannah Court of Lakeland

    6550 North Socrum Loop Road, Lakeland, FL 33809
    (24)
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    Savannah Court, offering gracious retirement assisted living, is in Lakeland, Florida, a diverse city full of charm and southern hospitality. Located in Polk County, Lakeland is positioned perfectly in the center of the state with easy access to I-4 and conveniently located between Orlando and Tampa...

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  • Savannah Court of St. Cloud

    Savannah Court of St. Cloud

    3791 Old Canoe Creek Road, Saint Cloud, FL 34769
    (12)
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    Savannah Court Assisted Living Community, offering gracious retirement assisted living, is located in St. Cloud, Florida, a small family oriented city just South of Orlando. Located in Osceola County, conveniently near the Florida Turnpike and US-192, there are many avenues for all to explore in or...

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  • At Home Residential Care

    At Home Residential Care

    1890 Lemon Ave, Kissimmee, FL 34746
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    At Home Residential Care, we provide the human touch. The Goal of our Adult Family Care Home is to offer our family to yours and together create a lasting partnership-the stuff on which great memories are built.

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  • Sonata Hunter's Creek

    Sonata Hunter's Creek

    1701 Ball Park Road, Kissimmee, FL 34741
    (1)
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    At Sonata Hunter’s Creek, we’re known for personalized care that weaves each resident’s tastes, preferences and choices into the day’s activities, programming and dining services. Personalization carries over to our staff and team members who develop care plans fully reflective of the individual....

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  • Windsor at Celebration

    Windsor at Celebration

    1370 Celebration Blvd, Celebration, FL 34747
    (8)
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    At Windsor at Celebration, you will find an unmatched choice in modern senior living with the coveted Celebration, Florida, destination location. This residential, independent lifestyle features top-shelf, specialized services and amenities, cutting-edge technology for resident security and...

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  • Spring Hills Hunters Creek

    Spring Hills Hunters Creek

    3800 Town Center Blvd, Orlando, FL 32837
    (90)
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    Spring Hills Hunter's Creek is an assisted living community in sunny Orlando, Florida. In addition to our regular functions, we are also a community of Alzheimer's support and care. At Spring Hills, our motto is 'Caring with a Commitment to Quality.' This motto reflects us in everything we do. Our...

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  • Grace Manor at Hunter's Creek

    Grace Manor at Hunter's Creek

    765 West Grant Street, Plant City, FL 33563
    (1)
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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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  • Canopy at Walden Woods (Opening Spring 2021)

    Canopy at Walden Woods (Opening Spring 2021)

    2051 Walden Woods Dr, Plant City, FL 33563
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    The Canopy at Walden Woods is an Assisted Living and Memory Care community featuring the highest standards in dining, activities, and care, offering upscale amenities, Chef-inspired dining, and a myriad of activities promoting physical conditioning and mental wellness. Assisted Living Whether you...

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  • Evelyn's Home Assisted Living

    Evelyn's Home Assisted Living

    2119 Beacon Landing Circle, Orlando, FL 32824
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    Overview Evelyn's Home Assisted Living, LLC is a licensed Limited Mental Health facility that was established 2016 in the Lake Nona area of Orlando, Florida. Lake Nona is a quiet, picturesque locale perfect for senior living. The facility is near: ?Orlando Airport ?Orlando Veterans Affairs Medical...

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  • Cherry Blossom ALF

    Cherry Blossom ALF

    2810 Cherry Tree Lane, Plant City, FL 33565
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    Cherry Blossom Assisted Living Facility is a cozy residential home located in Plant City, FL that offers a boutique environment with 2 private and 2 semi-private rooms where residents can expect to receive exceptional personalized care. If the only thing standing between your loved one and the...

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  • Rose Garden of Orlando

    Rose Garden of Orlando

    9309 South Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL 32837
    (77)
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    Rose Garden of Orlando is an assisted living and memory care community located in Orlando, FL in Orange County. Orlando is in central Florida, its biggest claim to fame being that it is home to Walt Disney World and Universal Studios theme parks. Orlando is also dotted with numerous lakes, one of...

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  • Windermere Assisted Living

    Windermere Assisted Living

    7050 Bramlea Lane, Windermere, FL 34786
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    WELCOME TO WINDERMERE ASSISTED LIVING Windermere Assisted Living is your premier destination for assisted living and elderly care services in Windermere, FL and the surrounding areas. Our caregivers provide support at our charming assisted living facility, and can handle all your senior living needs...

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  • HarborChase of Dr. Phillips, an ECC licensed Community

    HarborChase of Dr. Phillips, an ECC licensed Community

    7233 Della Dr, Orlando, FL 32819
    (2)
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    HarborChase of Dr. Phillips is a place where unrivaled hospitality and classic elegance converge in a timeless setting of peaceful tranquility. Here, you’ll find much more than amazing value in the award-winning cuisine, personalized housekeeping, exhilarating activities, generous amenities and...

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  • Somerby Lake Nona

    Somerby Lake Nona

    9682 Lake Nona Village Pl, Orlando, FL 32827
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    You’ll feel like you’re living at your favorite resort when you call Somerby Lake Nona your home. This beautiful community lets you enjoy a small-town atmosphere while being close to everything that Orlando has to offer. Residents love our spacious apartments that feature high ceilings, spa showers,...

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  • Brookdale Dr. Phillips

    Brookdale Dr. Phillips

    8001 Pin Oak Drive, Orlando, FL 32819
    (17)
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    Choose Your Own Adventure Assisted living is all about living a redefined independence. We’ll handle the cooking, cleaning and other daily chores. You handle living your best life. To do that, you’ll have a huge number of activities and events available to you. Choose us for your next home sweet...

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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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  • Azpira at Windermere

    Azpira at Windermere

    13798 Speer Island Dr, Windermere, FL 34786
    (3)
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    Senior Lifestyle celebrates 30 years of inspired service and hospitality through the unveiling of a new collection of communities — The Sheridan Collection. The Sheridan at Windermere is a delightfully different, upscale Assisted Living and Memory Care community easily accessible for families...

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  • Twin Creeks Assisted Living & Memory Care

    Twin Creeks Assisted Living & Memory Care

    13470 Boyette Rd, Riverview, FL 33569
    (2)
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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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  • Savannah Court of Brandon

    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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  • 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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  • Tessera of Brandon

    Tessera of Brandon

    1320 Oakfield Drive, Brandon, FL 33511
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    Like the mosaic that inspires our logo, Tessera of Brandon celebrates the individual strengths of each person who lives at our assisted living and memory care community. And every day, in ways big and small, we’ll create an engaging retirement community of individuals, always honoring your legacy,...

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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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  • Balmoral Assisted Living

    Balmoral Assisted Living

    93 Balmoral Way, Lake Placid, FL 33852
    (13)
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    Welcome to assisted living that is designed to WOW! Surrounded by farms and Lake Huntley, Balmoral Assisted Living is a community that is both serene yet urban. Nearby is an active community with plentiful opportunities for shopping, dining, historic outings, and fun excursions. Each day, residents...

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  • Inspired Living at Ocoee

    Inspired Living at Ocoee

    1061 Tomyn Blvd, Ocoee, FL 34761
    (8)
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    Now Open! Inspired Living Located right off Rt. 429 just south of Florida's Turnpike, Inspired Living provides premier independent and assisted living services with personalized memory care for those with Alzheimer's, dementia or other memory impairments. Our senior living community features...

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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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  • Southern Lifestyle Senior Living Center

    Southern Lifestyle Senior Living Center

    1297 US 27 N, Lake Placid, FL 33852
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    For good days and challenging days, there is always Life Enrichment. When you entrust our team to treat or care for you or your loved one, you can feel confident that we’re striving to elevate life each day. To encourage a positive attitude and to keep residents active and engaged, we have a mix of...

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  • SerenityCare, LLC

    SerenityCare, LLC

    651 Regina Circle, Oakland, FL 34787
    (3)
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    SerenityCare — The Inspiration Non nobis solum nati sumus! (Not for ourselves alone are we born!) - Cicero Marie Elsie Rene, my wife of 38 years, was diagnosed on March 4, 2013 with Stage IV pancreatic cancer. As a registered nurse, Elsie dedicated most of her life taking care of the sick....

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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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  • Crane's View Lodge

    Crane's View Lodge

    1601 Hooks St, Clermont, FL 34711
    (32)
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    Welcome to Crane's View Lodge! We are Central Florida's premiere Assisted Living and Memory Care community. Our unparalleled reputation is founded on high-quality health care services and exceptional lifestyle amenities. Our standards for these services and amenities are upheld by our dedicated and...

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  • Superior Residences of Clermont

    Superior Residences of Clermont

    1600 Hunt Trace Boulevard, Clermont, FL 34711
    (17)
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    Superior Residences of Clermont has provided exceptional service & care for the residents of South Lake County with both Assisted Living & Memory Care. Opened in 2003, Superior has been the Assisted Living of choice for over 10 years. Our community is located in the heart of Clermont on Hunt Trace...

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  • Westminster Towers a CCRC

    Westminster Towers a CCRC

    70 West Lucerne Circle, Orlando, FL 32801
    (5)
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    Spectacular views are just the start at Westminster Towers. Our community can be the perfect home for your active lifestyle, at the heart of Orlando's burgeoning arts and dining scene. Set on a gardened campus overlooking beautiful Lake Lucerne, we offer a wide selection of high-rise apartment...

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  • Madison at Clermont

    Madison at Clermont

    650 East Minnehaha Avenue, Clermont, FL 34711
    (32)
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    Welcome to Madison At Clermont Seniors from Clermont and surrounding areas such as Orlando choose our community for exceptional assisted living and memory care services. Vibrancy and charm are what separate Madison at Clermont from other communities. When seniors and their families visit us, they...

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  • Brookdale Conway

    Brookdale Conway

    5501 East Michigan Street, Orlando, FL 32822
    (23)
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    Built For One Thing: You. Our residents enjoy exceptional assisted living and memory care services in beautiful East Orlando, just a short drive from downtown, but miles from ordinary. Our community has a resort feel, providing luxurious accommodations, almost endless options for activities and...

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Lake Wales, Florida

Assisted Living

An assisted living community is a residential community which offers support, assistance, and supervision to healthy seniors who are not in need of skilled nursing support. Assisted living communities often offer aid with the activities of daily life, chances for recreational activity, and care supervision. Under certain circumstances, communities may offer nursing care, respite, or hospice. In Florida, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around 42,000. The state of Florida maintains specific regulations associated with this type of community. The Bureau of Health community Regulation regulates this community type. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. The minimum number of residents for this community type is 1. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. Staff must receive education in a variety of subjects. These include: reporting incidents, resident behavior and needs, resident abuse, neglect, and and exploitation, and infection control. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to assure 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 , community must document any substantial changes in a resident's status which may necessitate relocation to a more specialized community , communities must document such assessment, and medical examination report. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include placing an oral dosage in the resident's hand, unlicensed staff may assist residents with self-administration, and licensed nursing staff may administer medications. Public assistance is available through 1915(b)(c) MLTC program. This type of community 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 community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include the community must provide therapeutic diets as ordered by the resident's health care provider for residents who require special diets, meals must be adapted to residents preferences, meals must be adapted to residents physical abilities , and the community must provide a variety of regular meals that meet the nutritional needs of residents.

Demographics and Values

In Lake Wales, 12.3% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Out of the total population of Lake Wales, 21.1% live in poverty, 16.4% have some form of disability, 54.7% participate in the labor force, and 10.0% consider themselves widows. Racially, the population of Lake Wales is 0.0% Native American, 27.1% black, 0.4% Asian, 17.1% Hispanic, 3.2% mixed race, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 1.0% other or not specified, and 68.3% white. The total population of Lake Wales consists of 16,066 people. Lake Wales has a population density of 331 people per square mile. In terms of education, 19.0% have a college degree, 32.5% have a high-school diploma, and 6.0% have a graduate degree. Based on gender, 53.3% are female and 46.7% are male. The median age of Lake Wales is 38 years old.

Cost of Living

The total cost of care for a community is influenced by the destination in which it is located. The rent burden for Lake Wales is around 18.3% of the average monthly income. Lake Wales has a median home value of around $135,289 and the median cost of rent is $829 per month per month.

State Information

An overview of Florida

In terms of personal well-being, Florida ranks 29th in healthcare and 13th in quality of life compared to other states. The natural beauty of Florida is ranked 21st in the nation. The state of Florida has 218 hospitals and 108 health centers, providing care to 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 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.

Social demographics of the state

In terms of religious values, 35% of Florida's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 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. During the latest presidential election, 49% voted for the Republican candidate while 48% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state of Florida ranks 8th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. The median age in the state is 42, and 34% of the population is over the age of 55.

State-wide weather information

The average air quality index rating in Florida is 37.0 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of April with a rating of 47.9 AQI. Florida experiences an average humidity rating of about 75%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of September. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 11.50 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 4.54 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 82F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 66F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Florida drops to around 60F. The average high winter temperature is around 79F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 36F in the month of January. 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 Sand Pines, A Wide Variety Of Palms, Blackjack, and Orchid. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Gray Fox, the West Indian (Florida) Manatee , the Fox Squirrels, or the Herons. The state animal of Florida is the Florida Panther.