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Senior housing types near Land O Lakes, FL

  • Shiela's Home Care

    Shiela's Home Care

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

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  • Atria Lutz

    Atria Lutz

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

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  • Brighton Gardens of Tampa

    Brighton Gardens of Tampa

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

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  • Renaissance North Tampa

    Renaissance North Tampa

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

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  • Elmcroft of Carrollwood

    Elmcroft of Carrollwood

    2626 West Bearss Avenue, Tampa, FL 33618
    (29)
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    Lease in October and lock in your rate! Enjoy NO INCREASES to your monthly rate until 2022.* We are continuing to admit new Residents, where possible and appropriate, to help residents and families in need. We will do all we can to help those who are in need of our services now and always. We are...

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  • Beach House Assisted Living and Memory Care at Wiregrass Ranch

    Beach House Assisted Living and Memory Care at Wiregrass Ranch

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

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  • The Colonnade at Northdale

    The Colonnade at Northdale

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

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  • The Colonnade at Carrollwood

    The Colonnade at Carrollwood

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

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  • Annie's Assisted Living Facility

    Annie's Assisted Living Facility

    2601 Campus Hill Drive, Tampa, FL 33612
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    Annie’s Senior Living is an assisted living facility located in beautiful Tampa, Florida. We seek to provide a homelike setting for our residents who may require additional assistance with daily living activities. Our mission is to provide the highest level of care so that our residents can age...

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  • Colonial at Tampa

    Colonial at Tampa

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

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  • Arbor Terrace Citrus Park

    Arbor Terrace Citrus Park

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

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  • Trinity Place Assisted Living

    Trinity Place Assisted Living

    8684 Old CR 54, New Port Richey, FL 34653
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    On behalf of our Trinity Place family, thank you for considering our assisted living facility. Our community is dedicated to encouraging independence, all while providing the assistance that is needed, within a loving atmosphere of a bed-and-breakfast style setting. Our mission is to ensure each...

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  • Humphrey Assisted Living Facility

    Humphrey Assisted Living Facility

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

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  • Promise Pointe at Tampa Oaks

    Promise Pointe at Tampa Oaks

    12110 Morris Bridge Rd, Temple Terrace, FL 33637
    (4)
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    Promise Pointe at Tampa Oaks is a fusion of cutting-edge expertise in assisted living and memory care, high-end hospitality and a sincere commitment to enriching the lives of the individuals that we serve. We are located in a prime location - convenient for visitation purposes, close to many...

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  • Oakview Terrace

    Oakview Terrace

    7220 Baillie Drive, New Port Richey, FL 34653
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    Oakview Terrace is an assisted living facility with a Extended Congregate Care (ECC) license and Nursing Services (LNS) license. This means that our residents can often remain in our community even when they require a substantial amount of care. It also means that married couples can remain together...

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  • Discovery Village at WestChase

    Discovery Village at WestChase

    11330 Country Way Blvd, Tampa, FL 33626
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    The brand-new Discovery Village At Westchase combines upscale senior living and personalized care, just minutes from Tampa Bay and the diverse entertainment options offered in and around Downtown Tampa. Our community offers resident-focused Assisted Living, complete with superb dining and...

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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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  • Grand Villa of New Port Richey

    Grand Villa of New Port Richey

    6120 Congress St, New Port Richey, FL 34653
    (18)
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    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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  • Brookdale New Port Richey

    Brookdale New Port Richey

    6400 Trouble Creek Road, New Port Richey, FL 34653
    (51)
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    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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  • Atria Park of Baypoint Village

    Atria Park of Baypoint Village

    7927 State Road 52, Hudson, FL 34667
    (58)
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    Voted 'Best of Suncoast' for three years running by readers of The Suncoast News, Atria Park of Baypoint Village is a vibrant community offering independent living, assisted living and memory care options. Situated in a private, wooded setting, Atria is conveniently located near Hudson Beach, local...

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  • Senior Point Assisted Living Facility

    Senior Point Assisted Living Facility

    2940 W. Hillsborough Ave., Tampa, FL 33614
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    Our modern 33,000 square foot assisted living residence is currently under construction near the corner of Hillsborough Avenue and Habana Avenue in Tampa. We’re excited to provide affordable and superior care for the senior residents of Hillsborough county. Our goal is to ensure that your family...

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  • Brookdale Spring Hill

    Brookdale Spring Hill

    10440 Palmgren Lane, Spring Hill, FL 34608
    (18)
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    Welcome to your new home base.  Our community is carefully built to give you that welcome home feeling. From your four choices for apartment floor plans to our wide range of warm, inviting community gathering spaces, you’ll always have great ways to spend your days, and great people to spend them...

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  • Aston Gardens at Tampa Bay

    Aston Gardens at Tampa Bay

    12951 W Linebaugh Ave, Tampa, FL 33626
    (4)
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    All Aston Gardens communities are ideally located in residential settings surrounded by lakes, gardens or golf courses. Lush landscaping, beautiful walking paths and gazebos are trademarks of an Aston Gardens community. A dedicated administrative staff, a first class concierge and a Director of...

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  • Addington Place of East Lake

    Addington Place of East Lake

    1755 E Lake Rd, Tarpon Springs, FL 34688
    (2)
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    Comfort, convenience and a serene setting next to a forested preserve make Allegro a little piece of paradise for the lucky residents who call it home. Located just west of Tampa in the upscale neighborhood of East Lake near Lake Tarpon, Allegro is convenient to the best beaches, shopping areas, and...

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  • Best Care Senior Living at Saint Joseph

    Best Care Senior Living at Saint Joseph

    4406 Melton Ave, Tampa, FL 33614
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    The Heritage is a luxury assisted living community located in Tampa, FL. The city of Tampa is in Hillsborough County and home to about 348,000 people. It's a bustling city with top sports, great shopping, relaxing beaches and tranquil breezes. Residents can enjoy a wide assortment of activities...

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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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  • American House Zephyrhills

    American House Zephyrhills

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

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  • Atria Windsor Woods

    Atria Windsor Woods

    13707 Dallas Drive, Hudson, FL 34667
    (23)
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    Atria Windsor Woods is a warm independent and assisted living community that offers seniors all the comforts of home. Look forward to a fulfilling day with social opportunities, activities, educational programs and wellness events. Take a morning swim in our pool or enjoy a short walk outside; we...

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  • Spring Hill AFCH

    Spring Hill AFCH

    9302 Gerona Street, Spring Hill, FL 34608
    (2)
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    Spring Hill AFCH is located in beautiful sunny Spring Hill, Florida. We are well known for providing excellent assisted living care for our residents. We do know that the transition from leaving your home can be difficult but we make it easy for you. We are located in a very safe and quiet...

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  • Amoedo's ALF

    Amoedo's ALF

    3415 W Ivy St, Tampa, FL 33607
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    *Available Daycare Options. *Grooming once a month included. *Three meals a day included pluses snacks when asked for. *Bathing every single day available. *Privet Rooms unless married then they can share a room.

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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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  • The Edwinola Senior Community

    The Edwinola Senior Community

    14235 Edwinola Way, Dade City, FL 33523
    (14)
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    The Edwinola was originally built in 1912 as a hotel. The name “Edwinola” is a combination of the original owners names, Edwin and Lola Gasque. Since it’s construction, it has been a favorite destination of travelers coming to the Dade City, FL area. The Edwinola would eventually go on to serve as a...

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  • Stratford Court of Palm Harbor

    Stratford Court of Palm Harbor

    45 Katherine Boulevard, Palm Harbor, FL 34684
    (6)
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    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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  • Brookdale Tarpon Springs

    Brookdale Tarpon Springs

    1651 South Pinellas Avenue, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
    (7)
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    Full Lives, Full Hearts Seniors shouldn’t have to give up their quality of life just because they need a little extra help. That’s where our Tarpon Springs community comes in, providing a huge range of activities, each of which is designed to put some life back in your senior living.  Visit, and...

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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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  • Coral Oaks

    Coral Oaks

    900 West Lake Road, Palm Harbor, FL 34684
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    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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  • The Residence At Timber Pines

    The Residence At Timber Pines

    3140 Forest Road, Spring Hill, FL 34606
    (10)
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    Located on 28 beautifully landscaped acres complete with paved and lighted walking paths. The Residence at Timber Pines Features Three Distinct Levels of Living Independent living Assisted living Memory Care The Residence at Timber Pines opened in 2000 and is owned by The Goodman Group. The Goodman...

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  • HarborChase of Palm Harbor

    HarborChase of Palm Harbor

    2960 Tampa Rd, Palm Harbor, FL 34684
    (29)
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    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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  • The Landmark

    The Landmark

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

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  • 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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  • Forest Oaks of Spring Hill

    Forest Oaks of Spring Hill

    8055 Forest Oaks Blvd, Spring Hill, FL 34606
    (27)
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    Welcome to assisted living and memory care that will make you say WOW! Upon arrival at Forest Oaks of Spring Hill, you’ll notice both warmth and comfort. With beautifully appointed rooms, enticing amenities and a caring, friendly team, you’ll be proud to call our sun-kissed community home. With us,...

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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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  • 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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  • Spring Oaks

    Spring Oaks

    7251 Grove Rd, Brooksville, FL 34613
    (21)
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    A caring atmosphere, an active community, and a comfortable, secure lifestyle. You’ll find it all at Spring Oaks. Located close to shopping and local attractions – and less than two hours from Orlando – we provide carefree living and an exciting lifestyle in an environment that allows for relaxation...

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  • Atria Evergreen Woods

    Atria Evergreen Woods

    7030 Evergreen Woods Trail, Spring Hill, FL 34608
    (60)
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    Nestled within 16 wooded acres, Atria Evergreen Woods is one of our most welcoming independent and assisted living communities. A dedicated Life Guidance memory care program is also available at this location. Enjoy amenities like the new pool, putting green, shuffleboard court, and nature trails,...

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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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  • 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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  • Regency Oaks, a CCRC

    Regency Oaks, a CCRC

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

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  • Brookdale Bayshore

    Brookdale Bayshore

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

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  • The Grande

    The Grande

    725 Desoto Ave, Brooksville, FL 34601
    (28)
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    Are you ready to live life your way? Without the worries of homeownership or chores, residents of The Grande find that their time is freed up to do exactly as they please, each and every day. With fun opportunities available, life-enhancing programs, and care available around the clock, residents...

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Assisted Living in Land O Lakes, Florida

What Is Assisted Living?

Assisted living communities provide lodging and care to seniors who need some assistance with day-by-day tasks like taking medications, preparing meals and keeping up with housecleaning. Assisted living communities come in all shapes and sizes, so touring them may be the most effective way to figure out which one is best for you or your family member.

What Services Are Offered in Assisted Living?

No one assisted living community is like another. At the very least, assisted living provides independently minded seniors meals and snack foods, help with things like bathing and dressing, and an array of activities such as for example health and fitness programs, social occasions, excursions plus much more, all in a safe and secure setting among people their age.

If you are considering assisted living, you ve probably run into the acronym ADLs, which stands for the Activities of Daily Living. These consist of:

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

Established in the 1950s, ADLs assess a person's general health and function. In general, older adults who can take care of ADLs by themselves but who are thinking about a switch to senior living may be better candidates for independent living. For those who have questions in what care type is the best suit for your loved one, call 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 even more.

Assisted Living Vs. Nursing Homes

The word '‚¬Assisted Living was first used in the 1980s to describe a new kind of residential living for older adults that was notably different from more regular nursing home designs. Assisted living is made for individuals who want some assistance with day to day activities but who still desire level of independence and who wish to live in an apartment-like environment such as a studio or a one-bedroom apartment. A large number of assisted living communities offer a complete schedule of activities and events and provide multiple meal choices to focus on many different tastes and preferences, including special diet plans and restaurant-style options. Small pets are often allowed.

In comparison, the hallmark of nursing homes is that they offer skilled nursing care. They are created to meet the requirements of seniors and others who have health conditions that need to have 24x7 medical assistance. Meals are usually served in a communal dining area and residents reside in individual or shared bedrooms. Some nursing homes also give short-term therapeutic care. Nursing homes today are also called convalescent care centers, nursing centers, skilled nursing communities and long-term care communities. Because they provide more help and support, nursing homes are more costly than assisted living communities.

Both skilled nursing and assisted living communities may offer memory care, which is specific support for people coping with cognitive impairment. In fact, 40% of the individuals who live in the state of Florida are currently living with some form of dementia, based on the National Center for Assisted Living. Generally, people living with the initial levels of Alzheimer s or dementia are effectively supported by assisted living communities while people living with later levels of Alzheimer's require the health care of a nursing home.

What Is Assisted Living Like?

Whilst every community is usually unique, here are a few features that a majority of assisted living communities share:

  • They offer assorted levels of care, sometimes at different prices.
  • They offer different living options, from studios to one-bedroom apartments.
  • Many permit residents to bring their private pets, including birds, cats and in some cases little dogs.
  • They cater to different backgrounds, cultures and interests. Some communities, for instance, are faith-based, while some are multilingual, with activities and dining options to complement. Still more are created for retired armed service or college alumni and sometimes are even located on or near college campuses.
  • They could offer accommodations for married couples along with individuals.
  • They range in size. Some communities have as few as 20 residents, while others many have significantly more than 200.

With so many options to choose from, finding the right community can seem mind-boggling. Our Senior Living Advisors will assist. They live in the areas they serve. When you talk to a Senior Living Advisor, she or he will ask a few questions to better understand what you are interested in, what your budget is and what special wants your loved one may have. Best of all their help and advice is no cost!

When Is It Time to Consider Assisted Living?

If you are asking this question, chances are good that it s time you find out more about senior living. Below are a few other indications that assisted living could be ideal for both your loved one and your family:

  • You are concerned for your loved one s health and safety.
  • You are worried they aren't eating properly.
  • You feel concerned about them leaving the home all alone.
  • You notice they are spending less time with friends and family.
  • You get a telephone call or note from a neighbor who's worried about them.
  • You discover that your family member may have difficulty recalling people s names or using a familiar technology like their cellular phone or television remote.

If these or additional symptoms are worrying you, do something. Contact A Place for Mom and speak to a Senior Living Advisor today. They can answer your questions and help you find out next steps. On top of that, their resources is free of charge!

Assisted Living Inspections and Ratings

Florida supplies families with exceptional access to its assisted living inspection and ratings information. Based on our state-by-state review of state records , Florida s assisted living regulation and inspection system is among the most transparent in the nation. To find the records of an assisted living community in the wider Land O Lakes area, go to the FloridaHealthFinder.gov site and search by service type to get inspection reviews, licensure data, fines and actions assessed against the community, option of nursing staff, an emergency power plan overview and more.

The state of Florida mandates that all new assisted living residents have a medical evaluation within 4 weeks of move-in to identify an personalized care program. The state also mandates the absolute minimum number of weekly employee hours based on the number of individuals who reside in a community to ensure care plans will be accommodated.

10 Things to Look For When Touring an Assisted Living community

The best way to figure out if an assisted living community is best for your family member is to visit one -- or better yet, four or five of them! Here are some things to observe 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 in place for determining the needs of a brand new resident?
  4. Can residents arrange for transport if they need it?
  5. Are the staff professional and respectful?
  6. Are there particular visiting times or are friends and family welcome anytime?
  7. Does each resident have 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 individuals who live there remind you of your family member?

For more tips about the things to look for while touring an assisted living community, see our Planning and Advice webpages.

How Much Does Assisted Living Cost in Land O Lakes, Florida?

Based on the A Place for Mom Senior Living Cost Index, assisted living in the town of Land O Lakes, Florida ranges from $1500 to $8100 per month. The Senior Living Cost Index is based on what A Place for Mom clients paid after they moved into senior living. It is the only price database of its kind. By giving this information, families can understand how much they might save in different parts of a particular metro area or even a neighboring state.

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

How to Pay for Senior Living In Land O Lakes, Florida

How to finance assisted living is one of the most typical questions families have if they meet with one of our Senior Living Advisors. Here are some of the most typical funding resources for senior living:

  • Personal income or savings. If a senior will not have enough funds saved to pay for long-term care, it s common for family members to pool funds to make up the difference.
  • Home equity. Many times, seniors sell their homes to fund senior living. Occasionally, a bridge loan could be offered to help cover the price of moving while the house is prepared for sale.
  • Long-term care insurance. This special kind of insurance is made to cover senior care expenses. Some policies could cover various other expenditures which can be incurred during 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 qualify for help and support. Because benefits go untouched, it s worth it to check to discover if your loved one or his or her partner might meet the requirements. For more information, go to va.gov or see our Guide to VA Benefits and Long-Term Care for more details.
  • Sale of a life insurance policy. There are several methods to use life insurance to finance senior living based on the kind of policy you have. Consult with a life insurance or financial counselor to learn about whether this program might work for your situation.

Many family members assume that Medicare will assist pay for assisted living, however it can only cover short-term care. To learn more, go to Medicare's internet site.

Understanding Assisted Living Costs

Assisted living costs vary broadly from community to community, so that it makes sense to perform your research. Here are some items that can impact how much you spend:

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

Assisted living communities often charge a flat rate that addresses many basic services, with additional charges added on for particular services. Additional communities will charge a service charge for each individual service, referred to as a la carte payment, so that residents pay just for the support they use. In most cases, the monthly base fee includes only rent and meals, with care billed separately. Entrance costs and deposits are also often expected. Fees and rates vary by community, therefore it s necessary to talk to communities you are visiting about their costs and services.

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

About Senior Living in Land O Lakes, Florida

Because of its low tax prices and tropical climate, the state of Florida is among probably the most sought after locations in the United States for seniors. The Area Agency on Aging for Florida offers an abundance of information 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 Land O Lakes, Florida.

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