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Senior housing types near Lake Worth, FL

  • Atria Villages of Windsor

    Atria Villages of Windsor

    9130 Hypoluxo Road, Lake Worth, FL 33467
    (9)
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    Atria at Villages of Windsor is a modern senior living community for active older adults in Palm Beach County. This gated, upscale residence offers resort surroundings and 24-hour staff – with flexible leases and no buy-in fee. Here, residents can savor a salade niçoise from The Palm Court bistro...

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  • Tropical Garden (Annex)

    428 South F Street, Lake Worth, FL 33460
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    Tropical Garden (Annex) is a senior care home that's located in Palm Beach county, Lake Worth, FL. The compassionate and professional caregivers assist seniors in a group home setting. The sunny city's motto is 'Where the Tropics Begin.' The pleasant landscape and weather provides ample...

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  • Tropical Garden Home ALF

    432 South 'F' Street, Lake Worth, FL 33460
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    Tropical Garden Home Assisted Living is a residential care home for seniors that is situated in Lake Worth, Florida in Palm Beach County. Lake Worth is an ocean-side city with extensive beaches on which to enjoy the beauty of Florida weather, go fishing, or launch a boat to sail the Atlantic for a...

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  • Nuestra Casa Inc

    1906 N A Street, Lake Worth, FL 33460
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    Nuestra Casa Inc is a senior care home based in Lake Worth, FL in Palm Beach County. Our scenic community is located on beautiful landscapes excellent for leisure walks and picnics. Lake Worth is a great place for visiting friends and family. Nuestra Casa Inc aims to meet every senior's needs and...

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  • Nuestra Casa II, Inc.

    2832 Giuliano, Lake Worth, FL 33461
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    Nuestra Casa II, Inc. is a senior care home located in Lake Worth, in Palm Beach County, Florida. Lake Worth counts approximately 37,000 residents, who enjoy endless sunshine and a cool breeze from the Atlantic Ocean and Lake Worth Lagoon. Being a multi-cultural city, Lake Worth is a melting pot of...

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  • Golden Retreat Assisted Living Facility

    6746 Massachusetts Drive, Lake Worth, FL 33462
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    Golden Retreat Assisted Living is a residential care home located in Lake Worth, FL in Palm Beach County. The residential care home has done pretty well in its operations since its establishment. Equipped with modern facilities and in a humid environment, the community has helped many seniors settle...

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  • Noble Cove

    110 W Palm Avenue, Lake Worth, FL 33467
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    Noble Cove is a residential care home in beautiful, oceanside Lake Worth, FL in Palm Beach County. Sixty miles north of Miami, Lake Worth features many public parks and the only open space that is situated directly on an ocean. The city abounds with tropical plants such as African tulip trees,...

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  • Mediterranean ALF

    Mediterranean ALF

    4427 Mediterranean Road, Lake Worth, FL 33461
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  • The Landing of Lake Worth

    The Landing of Lake Worth

    9948 Woodwind Lane, Lake Worth, FL 33467
    (1)
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  • Finnish American Village

    1800 South Dr, Lake Worth, FL 33461
    (4)
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  • The Carlisle Palm Beach

    The Carlisle Palm Beach

    450 East Ocean Avenue, Lantana, FL 33462
    (35)
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    Located just steps from the Atlantic Ocean in beautiful Lantana, FL., The Carlisle Palm Beach has all the amenities of a 5-Star resort, along with care services tailored specifically for our residents. With Lantana Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care lifestyle options available, you...

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  • Vi at Lakeside Village

    Vi at Lakeside Village

    2792 Donnelly Dr, Lantana, FL 33462
    (8)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Vi at Lakeside Village, also known as a Life Plan Community, is an upscale Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) located steps from the shores of Lake Osborne in Palm Beach County Florida. Our independent and assisted living community offers a wide range of amenities to enrich the lives of...

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  • Colonial at Lantana

    Colonial at Lantana

    6026 Old Congress Road, Lantana, FL 33462
    (8)
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    Colonial Assisted Living at Palm Beach County is a senior care community located in the charming coastal community of Lantana, Florida, originally a fishing village. Small-town living with big city amenities, Lantana has an eight-acre beach with open picnic areas, four parks with tennis courts,...

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  • Atria Meridian

    Atria Meridian

    3061 Donnelly Drive, Lantana, FL 33462
    (46)
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    Atria Meridian is a warm, welcoming independent and assisted living community in South Florida near Miami, where seniors are given all the support they need to enjoy an independent lifestyle. Experience three beautiful courtyards, a shuffleboard court, a peaceful fountain, walking paths, and...

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  • Discovery Village at Boynton Beach

    Discovery Village at Boynton Beach

    4735 NW 7th Ct, Boynton Beach, FL 33426
    (33)
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    Discovery Village at Boynton Beach welcomes residents from all walks of life into our friendly community. We offer a wonderful environment for seniors to receive assisted living or memory care services. Located just west of I-95, our community is conveniently near some of the area’s best restaurants...

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  • Argo Senior Living at Haverhill

    Argo Senior Living at Haverhill

    2939 S Haverhill Rd, West Palm Beach, FL 33415
    (12)
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    Argo Senior Living located on Haverhill Road offers assisted living options for seniors in West Palm Beach, Florida. West Palm Beach is an excellent city to spend your retirement life. From world-renowned beaches to excellent restaurants and quality health care options, you’ll quickly see why so...

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  • Cresthaven East

    5100 Cresthaven Boulevard, West Palm Beach, FL 33415
    (20)
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    Living at Cresthaven East, you'll maintain the independence you desire, while benefiting from an array of quality services that give you more time to experience an active lifestyle. Cresthaven East offers an active lifestyle for people of all ages in a location you'll say feels 'just like home.' We...

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  • Colonial at Boynton Beach

    Colonial at Boynton Beach

    1708 NE 4th Street, Boynton Beach, FL 33435
    (13)
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    Regal Park Assisted Living is an assisted living community located in Boynton Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida with much to offer residents. Those who choose to make this community their home will find the right help here and they will find that this community is located in a great city. Boynton...

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  • Colonial at West Palm Beach

    Colonial at West Palm Beach

    534 Datura Street, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    (21)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    City Walk Assisted Living is centrally located in downtown West Palm with direct access to City Place with all it's amenities, Government Services, Parks, Museums and of course the inter coastal and beautiful ocean beaches nearby. With over 30 years of history and experience, we understand the care...

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  • Fountainview

    Fountainview

    111 Executive Center Drive, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
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    Fountainview's beautiful resort style community sits on twelve tropically landscaped acres located near the heart of the city, including world-famous downtown Clematis Street restaurants and shops, City Place, the Kravis Center for performing arts, and gorgeous beaches. An independent and assisted...

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  • Brookdale West Boynton Beach

    Brookdale West Boynton Beach

    8220 Jog Road, Boynton Beach, FL 33472
    (41)
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    A Great Backdrop for a Great Life Not all senior living communities are created equal, and we think one visit and before you even step into our marble-floored entryway, you’ll see that we stand out. Our luxurious community helps seniors live life well, providing a wide range of activities for those...

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  • Garden Villas Assisted Living Facility

    Garden Villas Assisted Living Facility

    912 North Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    (2)
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    Located in downtown West Palm Beach near intra coastal our boutique style Assisted Living Facility stands out as one of the most beautiful and cozy home for your parents . Our loving family atmosphere sets us apart from other retirement residences. We offer senior citizens affordable assisted living...

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  • Grand Villa of Boynton Beach

    Grand Villa of Boynton Beach

    1935 South Federal Highway, Boynton Beach, FL 33435
    (15)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Welcome to the new Grand Villa of Boynton Beach! Our lovely assisted living and memory care community in Boynton Beach, Florida, is a resort style community with fabulous features and amenities, designed to help our residents enjoy life to the fullest! Grand Villa offers lifestyle options including:...

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  • HarborChase of Wellington Crossing (NOW OPEN)

    HarborChase of Wellington Crossing (NOW OPEN)

    8785 Lake Worth Rd, Wellington, FL 33467
    (3)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    HarborChase of Wellington Crossing Assisted Living and Memory Care, 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...

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  • Sonata Boynton Beach

    Sonata Boynton Beach

    2400 S Congress Ave, Boynton Beach, FL 33426
    (29)
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    Sonata Boynton Beach offers assisted living and memory care options for seniors in Boynton Beach, Florida. We are just minutes away from the beach and many golf courses. Enjoy a good book by the fireplace, socialize with friends on our outdoor patio or pamper yourself in our beauty salon, there is...

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  • Brookdale West Palm Beach

    Brookdale West Palm Beach

    6100 Common Circle, West Palm Beach, FL 33417
    (43)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Exceptional Living for Exceptional Seniors Florida seniors looking to put a little more elegance in their senior living have found just the place to do it. We provide a life full of interesting things to do and interesting people to do them with. You’ll find fewer worries here, and less stress as...

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  • Savannah Court of the  Palm Beaches

    Savannah Court of the Palm Beaches

    2090 North Congress Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
    (63)
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    Savannah Court assisted living and Savannah Cottage memory and Alzheimer's care residence in West Palm can accommodate just over 100 residents. The Cove skilled nursing and rehabilitation center is small and intimate allowing for optimal care with only 30 residents. The entire community offers...

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  • The Addington at Wellington Green

    The Addington at Wellington Green

    10334 Nuvista Ave, Wellington, FL 33414
    (17)
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    NuVista is a newly constructed, state-of-the-art Assisted Living Community with 52 private apartments attached to a Short-Term, Skilled, Physical Therapy Community with 120 beds. NuVista Living offers the best of everything in an inclusive, value based pricing system. Among other things that...

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  • Villa of Kings & Queens of Delray

    Villa of Kings & Queens of Delray

    13415 Barwick Road, Delray Beach, FL 33445
    (11)
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    The Villa of Kings and Queens of Delray is a privately owned and operated Florida licensed Assisted Living Facility. Located in the heart of Delray our residence offers the finest in luxury senior loving combined with total peace of mind. Our residents enjoy the independence they desire balanced by...

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  • 1 A A A Assisted Living @ Wellington

    1 A A A Assisted Living @ Wellington

    1337 Pinetta Circle, Wellington, FL 33414
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    Whether you are looking for long-term or short-term Assisted Living Facility with a Limited Nusing License or an Adult Day Care - look no further than AAA Assisted Living @ Wellington. We offer attention to detail in a warm, caring and professional environment. Located in the heart of Wellington...

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  • Grand Villa of Delray East

    Grand Villa of Delray East

    14555 Sims Road, Delray Beach, FL 33484
    (65)
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    Welcome to Grand Villa of Delray Beach East Assisted Living and Alzheimer's Residence in Delray Beach, Florida. We're glad you're here! We are excited to show you all the wonderful features and amenities of our East Delray Beach senior living community. As you explore our web site, we think you'll...

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  • Grand Villa of Delray West

    Grand Villa of Delray West

    5859 Heritage Park Way, Delray Beach, FL 33484
    (81)
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    Welcome to Grand Villa of Delray Beach West Independent Living, Assisted Living and Alzheimer's Residence in Delray Beach, Florida. We are excited to show you all the wonderful features and amenities located on our West Delray Beach senior living campus. The Grand Villa of Delray Beach West campus...

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  • Amber Cove

    Amber Cove

    288 Las Palmas St., Royal Palm Beach, FL 33411
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    Our beautiful home nestled in Royal Palm Beach is licensed for six beds. The house is furnished and fully equipped with the latest appliances, smoke alarms and sprinkler system. Our caring staff are carefully screened and are certified in CPR, First Aid and are skilled assisted living caregivers....

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  • Palm's Edge Assisted Living and Memory Care

    Palm's Edge Assisted Living and Memory Care

    4201 Leo Lane, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
    (5)
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    Our goal is to provide your loved one with a safe, home like environment while giving high levels of care from our trained staff. Our care is designed to exceed expectations, rather than simply meet a need. We strive to maintain the independence, dignity and well-being of our seniors. We are...

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  • Sonata Delray Beach

    Sonata Delray Beach

    8020 W Atlantic Ave, Delray Beach, FL 33446
    (18)
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    Sonata Delray Beach offers personalized assisted living and Alzheimer's and dementia care options for seniors in Delray Beach, Florida. Our community is located nearby historic downtown Delray Beach, which was recently awarded 'Best of the Road—Most Fun Small Town in America' by USA Today. Socialize...

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  • We Are Family ALF

    We Are Family ALF

    116 Monterey Way, Royal Palm Beach, FL 33411
    (1)
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    Upscale in nature, We Are Family adult family care home is a fully licensed residential facility that is warm and inviting in nature and is characterized by its signature offerings of smaller, personal and intimate care in a true home-like setting that is lavished in tasteful elegance. Located in an...

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  • Brookdale Palm Beach Gardens

    Brookdale Palm Beach Gardens

    11381 Prosperity Farms Road, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
    (44)
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    A Community Like No Other They don’t really make many senior living communities like this one. Our residents are vibrant, active, and energetic. The care that they receive is first-class, committed to maintaining independence, individuality and dignity. And the facilities, living quarter and...

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  • Sonata Boca Raton

    Sonata Boca Raton

    9591 Yamato Rd, Boca Raton, FL 33434
    (16)
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    Sonata Boca Raton offers assisted living and memory care options for seniors in Boca Raton, Florida. We are just 20 minutes away from Highland Beach and nearby many local restaurants. Find a new book to read in our library, watch your favorite movie in one of our living spaces or enjoy the sun from...

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  • Golden Swan of Boca Assisted Living Memory Care

    Golden Swan of Boca Assisted Living Memory Care

    19494 Hampton Dr, Boca Raton, FL 33434
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    Welcome to Golden Swan of Boca by the Golf Course! We are an Assisted Living Memory Care Home Facility 6 Beds.Offering 24-7 on Duty 2 Compassionate and lovely Certified Nursing Assistances, well training Very proud to caring seniors with memory loss Parkinson's, Alzheimer's or another type of...

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  • Veranda Club

    Veranda Club

    6061 Palmetto Circle North, Boca Raton, FL 33433
    (24)
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    Gain a new perspective at Veranda Club, located in sunny Boca Raton, Florida. Our community offers Independent Living and Assisted Living services in a warm environment that encourages social activities, wellness and comfort. Residents enjoy weekly happy hours, visiting lecturers and Shabbat...

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  • Five Star Premier Residences of Boca Raton

    Five Star Premier Residences of Boca Raton

    22601 Camino Del Mar, Boca Raton, FL 33433
    866-223-3192 for a local advisor

    Formerly Classic Residence by Hyatt in Boca Raton Write your next chapter today. enjoy embrace engage enrich Are you ready to embrace a whole new level of independence? Classic Residence in Boca Raton is the community where you'll find The Vital Elements that are important to living life to the...

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  • Stratford Court at Boca Pointe

    Stratford Court at Boca Pointe

    6343 Via De Sonrisa Del Sur, Boca Raton, FL 33433
    (59)
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    Sunrise Independent Living is for seniors who want to maintain their rich and rewarding life without the responsibilities of running a household. Here, you're given independence and options. We offer a choice of apartment floor plans, restaurant-style dining, housekeeping services, exercise and...

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  • Brookdale Deer Creek

    Brookdale Deer Creek

    2403 West Hillsboro Boulevard, Deerfield Beach, FL 33442
    (47)
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    Fine Senior Living for Exceptional Seniors You won’t find many senior living communities like this. Florida seniors who are looking to put a little more elegance in their senior living lifestyle have found the right place. We offer exceptional assisted living and memory care options for seniors in...

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  • The Forum at Deer Creek

    The Forum at Deer Creek

    3001 Deer Creek Country Club Blvd, Deerfield Beach, FL 33442
    (8)
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    The Forum at Deer Creek is an Independent Full-Service Retirement Community. An easy drive from the West Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale airports, The Forum at Deer Creek is a beautiful country club community surrounded by water and lush landscaping. In this amazing country club setting, we pride...

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  • Mangrove Bay

    Mangrove Bay

    110 Mangrove Bay Way, Jupiter, FL 33477
    (49)
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    Mangrove Bay: Mangrove Bay is a senior living community in Jupiter, Florida that provides independent living, assisted living and memory care services to senior citizens. Our community offers outstanding care all amidst the natural beauty of Florida's intra-coastal waterway. Designed for those who...

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  • Golden Swan Assisted Living & Memory Care Facility

    Golden Swan Assisted Living & Memory Care Facility

    4755 Northwest 76th Street, Coconut Creek, FL 33073
    (5)
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    WELCOME to Golden Swan Assisted Living Memory Care Facility, (6 beds) "A Place like Home". We are a family owned, with several years of experience in senior care. We specializes in caring Patients with Parkinson's, dementia and Alzheimer's disease. We cater 6 seniors 24 hrs. per day, by 2...

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  • Grand Villa of Deerfield Beach

    Grand Villa of Deerfield Beach

    1050 SW 24th Ave, Deerfield Beach, FL 33442
    (27)
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    Welcome to Grand Villa of Deerfield Beach, our lovely assisted living and memory care community is located in Deerfield Beach, FL, and minutes from the Atlantic Ocean. Grand Villa offers outstanding features and amenities that help our residents live every day to the fullest! Grand Villa offers...

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  • Atria Park of St. Josephs

    Atria Park of St. Josephs

    350 Bush Rd, Jupiter, FL 33458
    (11)
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    Just four miles from the beach, Atria Park of St. Joseph's combines the comforts of home with the amenities of an elegant resort. Shopping, cultural venues and medical centers are close by, and because we're located only minutes from major interstates, it's easy for family and friends to visit. Our...

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  • The Horizon Club

    The Horizon Club

    1208 South Military Trail, Deerfield Beach, FL 33442
    (4)
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    Located just minutes from I-95, the Sawgrass Expressway and Florida's Turnpike, the Horizon Club is also close to gourmet restaurants and shopping.  Nestled in a park-like setting of 15 wooded acres, our community offers to our residents a lake, walking paths, three courtyards with tropical...

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Assisted Living in Lake Worth, Florida

What Is Assisted Living?

Assisted living communities offer housing and care to seniors who want some help with day-by-day tasks like taking medications, preparing meals and keeping up with housecleaning. Assisted living communities can be found in all sizes and shapes, so visiting them may be the most effective way to figure out which one is most beneficial for you personally or your family member.

What Services Are Offered in Assisted Living?

No one assisted living community is similar to another. At the very least, assisted living provides independently minded seniors meals and snacks, help with things such as washing and dressing, and a wide variety of activities such as for example wellness programs, social events, outings and much more, all in a safe and sound setting among people their age.

What Are ADLs?

In the event you exploring assisted living, you’ve most likely run into the acronym ADLs, which means the Activities of Daily Living. These include:

  • Bathing and showering
  • Toileting
  • Dressing
  • Feeding (but not meal planning)
  • Continence
  • Functional mobility, which include getting back in and out of a bed or seat

Established in the 1950s, ADLs evaluate an individual’s overall health and function. Generally, older adults who can take care of ADLs by themselves but who are considering a move to senior living could be better candidates for independent living. If you have questions about what care type is the best match for your loved one, get in touch with A Place for Mom. Our Senior Living Advisors can answer any questions you may have about assisted living, independent living, memory care, life plan facilities and even more.

Assisted Living Vs. Nursing Homes

The term “assisted living” was first found in the 1980s to spell it out a innovative kind of residential living for older adults that was notably different from more regular nursing home designs. Assisted living is designed for people who want a certain amount of assistance with day to day activities but who still would like degree of autonomy and who want to live in an apartment-like situation like a studio or a one-bedroom apartment. A large number of assisted living communities provide a complete schedule of activities and events and offer multiple meal choices to focus on many different tastes and needs, including special diet plans and restaurant-style options. Small pets are often allowed.

In contrast, the sign of nursing homes is that they offer skilled nursing care. They are designed to meet the requirements of seniors and others who have medical challenges that must have 24x7 medical attention. Meals are usually served in a communal dining room and residents reside in private or shared bedrooms. Some nursing homes also give short-term rehabilitative care. Nursing homes today are also known as convalescent care centers, nursing centers, skilled nursing facilities and long-term care facilities. Due to the fact that they offer more services, nursing homes are more costly than assisted living facilities.

Both skilled nursing and assisted living facilities may provide memory care, which is specialized support for people managing cognitive decline. Actually, 40% of the people who reside in the state of Florida are living with some form of dementia, according to the National Center for Assisted Living. In general, people living with the beginning stages of Alzheimer’s or dementia are effectively supported by assisted living communities while people living with later levels of dementia need the medical care of a nursing home.

What Is Assisted Living Like?

Whilst every facility is unique, here are some characteristics that a lot of assisted living communities share:

  • They offer distinct degrees of care and attention, sometimes at different prices.
  • They offer assorted living options, from studios to one-bedroom apartments.
  • Many allow residents to bring their personal pets, including birds, cats and in some instances little dogs.
  • They focus on differing backgrounds, cultures and hobbies. Some facilities, for example, are faith-based, while some are multi-lingual, with activities and dining options to complement. Still more are created for retired military or university alumni and are even located on or near university campuses.
  • They could offer accommodations for married couples along with individuals.
  • They range in size. Some communities have as few as 20 residents, while some many have more than 200.

With so many choices to choose from, finding the right place can seem overpowering. Our Senior Living Advisors will help. They live in the areas they serve. When you talk to a Senior Living Advisor, he or she will ask a few questions to better learn what you are interested in, what your budget will be and what unique desires your loved one may have. Best of all their assistance is free!

When Is It Time to Consider Assisted Living?

In the event you are asking this question, chances are good that it’s time you find out more about senior living. Here are a few other hints 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 house alone.
  • You see they are spending less time with friends and family.
  • You receive a telephone call or note from a friend who's worried about them.
  • You discover that your family member may have difficulty remembering people’s names or using a well-known technology like their mobile phone or television remote.

If these or other signs are worrying you, do something. Contact A Place for Mom and talk to a Senior Living Advisor today. They can answer your questions and help you find out next steps. Best of all, their experience is free!

Assisted Living Inspections and Ratings

Florida supplies families with excellent usage of its assisted living inspection and ratings information. Based on our state-by-state review of state records , Florida’s assisted living regulation and inspection program is among the most transparent in the country. To find the records of an assisted living community in the wider Lake Worth area, go to the FloridaHealthFinder.gov site and search by service type to locate inspection reports, licensure data, penalties and activities assessed against the service, availability of nursing staff, an emergency power plan summary and more.

The state of Florida mandates that new assisted living residents have a medical evaluation within a month of move-in to evaluate an personalized care strategy. The state also requires a baseline number of weekly employee hours in line with the number of people who live in a community to ensure care plans will be accommodated.

10 Things to Look For When Touring an Assisted Living Facility

The simplest way to figure out if an assisted living facility is best for your family member is to check out one -- or better yet, four or five of them! Here are a few things to take note of when you tour:

  1. Does the personnel connect to the residents?
  2. Is the home clean, odor-free and well looked after?
  3. Is there a process set up for assessing the needs of a brand new resident?
  4. Can residents request transport if they require it?
  5. Are the personnel professional and courteous?
  6. Are there particular visiting times or are friends and family welcome at any time?
  7. Will each resident possess a care plan set up?
  8. What happens if a resident’s needs change?
  9. Is there an emergency plan in place in the event of a natural or manmade disaster?
  10. Do the people who live there remind you of your loved one?

For more tips about what to look for while visiting an assisted living community, see our Planning and Advice pages.

How Much Does Assisted Living Cost in Lake Worth, Florida?

According to the A Place for Mom Senior Living Cost Index, assisted living in the town of Lake Worth, Florida ranges from $1500 to $11010 monthly. The Senior Living Cost Index be determined by what A Place for Mom customers paid when they moved into senior living. It is the only price database of its kind. By giving these details, families can understand how much they could save in different areas of a particular city area or perhaps a neighboring state.

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How to Pay for Senior Living In Lake Worth, Florida

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

  • Personal income or savings. If a senior does not have ample funds saved to pay for long-term care, it’s common for families to pool funds to make up the difference.
  • Home equity. Often, seniors sell their house to pay for senior living. In some instances, a bridge loan could be available to help cover the price of moving while the home is prepared for sale.
  • Long-term care insurance. This particular kind of insurance is designed to pay for senior care expenditures. Some policies could cover various other expenditures which can be incurred through the transition to assisted living, such as acquiring a case manager or care coordinator.
  • Veterans benefits. Many seniors have served in the armed service and may be eligible for help and support. Because benefits go untouched, it’s worthwhile to check to discover if your loved one or his or her partner may be eligible. To find out more, head to va.gov or see our Guideline 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 with a life insurance or financial advisor to learn about whether this option might work for your situation.

Many family members believe that Medicare can help pay for assisted living, but it really can only cover short-term care. To find out more, head to Medicare's site.

Understanding Assisted Living Costs

Assisted living costs vary widely from community to facility, so that it pays to do your research. Here are a few items that may influence just how much you pay:

  • Kind of residence
  • Size of house (studio, one- or two-bedroom house)
  • Types of providers needed
  • Geographical area
  • Located area of the facility
  • Level of extravagance

Assisted living facilities frequently charge a set rate that covers many basic solutions, with extra fees added on for special services. Various other facilities will charge a fee for each individual service, known as a la carte payment, so that residents only pay for the assistance they make use of. In most cases, the monthly base cost includes only rent and meals, with care charged separately. Entrance charges and deposits are also frequently required. Fees and rates can vary by community, so it’s necessary to ask facilities you are investigating about their costs and services.

For more information about assisted living costs and charge structures, get in touch with a Senior Living Advisor at A Place for Mom.

About Senior Living in Lake Worth, Florida

With its low tax rates and warm climate, the state of Florida is among one of the most sought after locations 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 communities in Lake Worth, Florida.

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