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Senior housing types near Ocala, FL

  • The Windsor of Ocala

    The Windsor of Ocala

    2650 SE 18th Ave, Ocala, FL 34471
    (6)
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    The Windsor of Ocala is a licensed assisted living and memory care residence committed to providing quality services in a caring, comfortable environment. We offer professional, personalized services designed to enhance the quality of life for those we serve. We have been serving the needs of senior...

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  • Brookdale Paddock Hills

    Brookdale Paddock Hills

    1601 Southeast 24th Road, Ocala, FL 34471
    (57)
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    A Community That Feels Like Home Sweet Home Choosing a senior living community means trading the worries and stress that often come from life at home for the safety and security that comes from living in a place built specifically for you. It also means trading the isolation that often comes from...

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  • Brookdale Chambrel Pinecastle

    Brookdale Chambrel Pinecastle

    1801 Southeast 24th Road, Ocala, FL 34471
    (47)
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    Here you can do more of what you love. With independent living, assisted living or memory care all on one campus, our community has care options to meet your changing needs. Here you’ll have the worry-free lifestyle you want, plus care if you need it. Maybe it’s time to let someone else do the...

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  • Brentwood at Fore Ranch

    Brentwood at Fore Ranch

    4511 SW 48th Avenue, Ocala, FL 34474
    (31)
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    A NEW STANDARD OF EXCELLENCE Brentwood at Fore Ranch is the new standard of excellence in providing care to seniors in need of assistance or those living with Diabetes or Alzheimers. While most communities focus on what you need, here at Brentwood, we focus on both what you want and need to live a...

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  • Brookdale Canopy Oaks

    Brookdale Canopy Oaks

    9070 Southwest 80th Avenue, Ocala, FL 34481
    (39)
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    Quiet Senior Living, Full of Life Your senior years should be full of life, not full of chores like cooking and cleaning. Your days should be spent doing interesting things with interesting people. That’s what you’ll find at this premier assisted living and memory care community in picturesque Ocala...

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  • Marion Oaks Assisted Living

    Marion Oaks Assisted Living

    3590 SW 137th Loop, Ocala, FL 34473
    (7)
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    Marion Oaks Assisted Living is an assisted living community located in the peaceful area of Ocala, Marion County, Florida. Our caring community offers care for residents suffering from dementia and Alzheimer's, while still providing them with the quality lifestyle they deserve. We are surrounded by...

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  • Pacifica Senior Living Ocala

    Pacifica Senior Living Ocala

    11311 SW 95th Circle, Ocala, FL 34481
    (121)
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    Pacifica Senior Living Ocala is a quaint community nestled amongst the quiet of oaks of Ocala. We are near two hospitals, select rehabs, and only minutes away from On Top of the World. Our community is also within walking distance to shopping, popular restaurants, financial institutions, and...

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  • Paddock Ridge

    Paddock Ridge

    4001 SW 33rd Ct, Ocala, FL 34474
    (1)
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  • The Willows

    The Willows

    4725 Bellwether Ln, Oxford, FL 34484
    (27)
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    Welcome to The Willows, where your retirement adventure awaits. When you visit our retirement community near The Villages in Oxford, you'll notice something unexpected the minute you walk through the doors. You can see, hear, and feel the energy and vibrancy of our community. The lobby is bustling,...

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  • Freedom Pointe at the Villages a CCRC

    Freedom Pointe at the Villages a CCRC

    1475 El Camino Real, Lady Lake, FL 32159
    (17)
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    Freedom Pointe at the Villages provides a full range of choices for today's seniors. Choosing a senior living community represents a lifestyle choice and we understand that our residents are choosing much more than a comfortable living environment to call home. Our Brookdale community delivers...

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  • Generations Senior Living

    Generations Senior Living

    9871 County Rd 121, Wildwood, FL 34785
    (3)
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    Generations Senior Living was established in 2016 and operates licensed senior living communities specializing in Memory Care provided by our professional and experienced team. Our upscale residential homes are purposefully built to deliver an environment that is comfortable, familiar, and secure –...

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  • HarborChase of Villages Crossing

    HarborChase of Villages Crossing

    13517 NE 86th Court, Lady Lake, FL 32159
    (10)
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    HarborChase of Villages Crossing is designed and built to suit the needs of a new generation of seniors. It features 91,000 square feet and 96 spacious units in a safe and secure neighborhood environment. A technology and business center will keep seniors in touch with friends and family while our...

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  • Atria Lady Lake

    Atria Lady Lake

    930 County Road 466, Lady Lake, FL 32159
    (23)
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    Set on manicured grounds in picturesque Lake County, adjacent to The Villages retirement community, Atria Lady Lake offers a simplified lifestyle with upscale amenities, delightful dining experiences and discreet, 24-hour support. In addition to independent and assisted living options, Atria Lady...

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  • Buffalo Crossings Assisted Living Community

    Buffalo Crossings Assisted Living Community

    3890 Woodridge Dr, The Villages, FL 32162
    (4)
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    Located on 466, across the street from The Villages' Charter High School, Buffalo Crossings Assisted Living offers golf car access and optional Village Amenities, while providing assistance with Activities of Daily Living (ADL's) in comfortable and maintenance-free private apartments to Residents,...

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  • HarborChase of Wildwood

    HarborChase of Wildwood

    1477 Huey Street, Wildwood, FL 34785
    (2)
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    HarborChase of Wildwood 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 activities...

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  • Sumter Place in the Villages

    Sumter Place in the Villages

    1550 Killingsworth Way, The Villages, FL 32162
    (10)
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    Nestled in the heart of The Villages on SR 466A between Buena Vista Boulevard and Morse Boulevard, Sumter Place offers golf car access and optional Village Amenities, while providing assistance with Activities of Daily Living (ADL's) in comfortable and maintenance-free private apartments to...

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  • Highland Place

    Highland Place

    700 Medical Court East, Inverness, FL 34452
    (16)
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    Highland Place is located in the lovely town of Inverness, Florida. Inverness is in a beautiful wooded area of Florida and is known for its many festivals and celebrations held throughout the year. Highland Place is located on the east end of town just two miles west of Henderson Lake. Highland...

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  • Brookdale Citrus

    Brookdale Citrus

    2341 West Norvell Bryant Highway, Lecanto, FL 34461
    (26)
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    Safe, Secure, Perfect for a Satisfying Life Tucked away in a quiet, cultured corner of Citrus County called Lecanto, Florida, your future favorite community provides a special brand of assisted living and memory care services. Days are spent maxing out social calendars, exploring old hobbies and...

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  • Shady Lane Retirement Home

    Shady Lane Retirement Home

    201 Rosefield Avenue, Leesburg, FL 34748
    (1)
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    Shady Lane Retirement Home, LLC is located in a peaceful setting, close to Downtown Leesburg. We provide 24 hours tender loving care in a home-like atmosphere.

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  • Rosecastle of Citrus

    Rosecastle of Citrus

    279 N. Lecanto Hwy, Lecanto, FL 34461
    (16)
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    We welcome you to Rosecastle of Citrus Assisted Living and Memory Care in Lecanto, Florida. Our nurturing and care-free community rests on 15 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds and rolling hills in the center of Citrus County, convenient to numerous medical facilities and only minutes from...

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  • Vista Lake

    Vista Lake

    700 S Lake St, Leesburg, FL 34748
    (20)
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    Vista Lakes offers assisted living options for seniors in Leesburg, Florida in our intimate single story building. Stroll through our lush courtyard garden, watch your favorite movie in our TV room or enjoy a book by the fireplace. At Vista Lakes there is something for everyone to enjoy. We offer a...

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  • Silver Lake Village

    Silver Lake Village

    34601 Radio Road, Leesburg, FL 34788
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    EXCLUSIVE ASSISTED LIVING AT SILVER LAKE VILLAGE We are committed to providing the ideal home-like environment by combining optimal care, services and accommodations to our eight exclusive residents- All with private rooms and all-inclusive pricing (No resident, care or other fees). We recently...

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  • Brookdale Gainesville Southwest

    Brookdale Gainesville Southwest

    1001 Southwest 62nd Boulevard, Gainesville, FL 32607
    (19)
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    Full Days, Full Hearts Life is lived to the fullest here. In fact, each day brings a brand new list of activities that add to life’s richness in some way, with dementia-friendly activities chosen for our memory care residents. Each day also brings time spent with a community of seniors who are also...

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  • Brookdale Tavares

    Brookdale Tavares

    2232 Dora Avenue, Tavares, FL 32778
    (17)
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    Our assisted living community features an excellent location in Tavares, Fla., known for its famed seaplane base and marina on Lake Dora. Our campus is located in a quiet neighborhood a short drive from downtown Tavares with its quaint local cafes and shops. You’ll find other seniors to bond with...

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  • Brookdale Lake Tavares

    Brookdale Lake Tavares

    1211 East Caroline Street, Tavares, FL 32778
    (31)
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    A lakefront home in sunny Florida. It doesn’t get much better than this. Our picturesque lakeside assisted living community is the perfect place to call home. Explore our fully stocked book shelves in the library. Stroll our lakefront walkways. Enjoy the view from the patio. Our community in Tavares...

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  • The Gardens at Tavares

    The Gardens at Tavares

    900 East Alfred St, Tavares, FL 32778
    (3)
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    The Gardens at Tavares The Gardens At Tavares is located in the beautiful and peaceful city of Tavares, FL. Our community is family owned and managed, and it offers a safe and serene place for seniors to call home. Family members visiting those who choose to live as a part of our assisted living...

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  • HarborChase of Gainesville

    HarborChase of Gainesville

    1415 Fort Clarke Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606
    (2)
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    At HarborChase of Gainesville, you will embrace new friendships and an engaging lifestyle that allows you the freedom to do the things you love to do. Featuring a variety of helpful services, HarborChase offers delicious restaurant-style dining, thoughtful amenities and a wealth of activities...

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  • The Windsor of Gainesville

    The Windsor of Gainesville

    3605 NW 83rd St, Gainesville, FL 32606
    (3)
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    The Windsor of Gainesville is an assisted living community located in Gainesville, Florida. We are committed to providing residents with the care and support they need, including memory care. Gainesville is a vibrant city with much to offer to both residents and guests. At The Windsor of Gainesville...

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  • Hunters Crossing Place - AL

    Hunters Crossing Place - AL

    4601 NW 53rd Ave, Gainesville, FL 32653
    (7)
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    Hunters Crossing Place - Assisted Living provides exceptional assisted living services in Gainesville, Florida. Gainesville has been ranked as the #1 place to live in North America and one of the 'best places to live and play.' Home to the University of Florida, Gainesville is more than a college...

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  • Park of the Palms

    Park of the Palms

    231 Marantha Rd, Keystone Heights, FL 32656
    (8)
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    Park of the Palms is a sprawling 25-acre Christian assisted living community in beautiful Keystone Heights, FL. A wonderful place to meet, mingle and walk in the path of the Lord, our facilities offer a wonderful blend of serenity and amenity designed to accommodate all fitness and activity levels,...

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  • Vintage Care Senior Housing

    Vintage Care Senior Housing

    203 S Moody Rd, Palatka, FL 32177
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    Vintage Care is a lovely, intimate residence with 56 rooms, 14 of which are memory care. We are very much a family in our cozy community across from the local college. We offer restaurant style dining, are pet-friendly and keep our residents active with daily activities. Each resident receives a...

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  • At Home Care Assisted Living Facility

    At Home Care Assisted Living Facility

    42042 Chinaberry Street, Eustis, FL 32736
    (5)
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    When visiting At Home Care Assisted Living Facility you can rest assured that the following is provided: assisted living & memory care, secured facility with safe wandering areas, delicious gourmet meals, and fun activities. We also offer Skype sessions with patients inside so that you can...

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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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  • Benton House of Clermont

    Benton House of Clermont

    16401 Good Hearth Blvd, Clermont, FL 34711
    (19)
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    Welcome to the new Benton House of Clermont! A beautiful senior living community full of warmth, decorated with fine furnishings, stunning artwork and more often than not the scent of something delicious baking in the kitchen. A place where independence thrives but help is just a call away. Benton...

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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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  • Crystel’s Place

    15660 Southeast 86th Court, Summerfield, FL 34491
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    Crystal's Place is an assisted living facility located in beautiful Summerfield, Florida. The typical resident is a man or woman with mild to medium level needs. This basically means that the staff is prepared and able to offer assistence to people who need a little extra help with their day to day...

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  • Brentwood Retirement Community

    1900 West Alpha Court, Lecanto, FL 34461
    (13)
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    Brentwood is an assisted living community tucked away cozily between Beverly Hills and Citrus Hills, Florida. The calm, tree-lined community is perched close to major shopping centers, health centers and a lush golf course, providing a variety of recreational options to visiting families. Brentwood...

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  • Greene Acres AFCH

    575 W Sharp Lane, Lecanto, FL 34461
    (3)
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    Greene Acres AFCH is a residential care home located in the picturesque town of Lecanto, in Citrus County, Florida. Our beautiful home has so much to offer residents and their loved ones. We have a serene and tranquil atmosphere, perfect for seniors looking to relax and spend some quality time with...

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  • Savannah Manor

    1027 West Main Street, Leesburg, FL 34748
    (5)
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    Savannah Manor is an assisted living community located in the town of Leesburg, FL. A former citrus production area, the city of Leesburg is in Lake County and home to about 19,000 residents. Residents are able to relax in year round warm weather and enjoy great attractions like nearby Orlando,...

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  • Mayfield Retirement Center

    460 Newell Hill Road, Leesburg, FL 34748
    (5)
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    Mayfield Retirement Center is an assisted living community located in Leesburg, Florida. We offer a wide range of services to meet the needs of those in Leesburg and the surrounding area. Located off Rt. 460, we offer convenient access to the surrounding community, modern amenities, and incredible,...

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  • The Cove at Tavares Village

    1501 Sunshine Parkway, Tavares, FL 32778
    (26)
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    Less than a mile from Lake Harris in beautiful Tavares FL exists a leisurely life at The Cove at Tavares Village. About 25 miles northwest of Orlando, you will find a group of senior citizens who wake up each morning greeted by sunshine and secure in the knowledge their lives are comfortable in...

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  • Eustis Senior Care

    228 N. Center St., Eustis, FL 32726
    (5)
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    Eustis Senior Care lies quietly in the small community of beautiful Eustis, Florida. Just a few streets away from the glistening waters of Lake Eustis, warm Florida sunshine and a gentle breeze over the lake help make Eustis Senior Care a tropical lifestyle to sooth the soul. Eustis is known to be a...

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  • KYR Tender Care

    429 E. Idlewild Avenue, Eustis, FL 32726
    (2)
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    KYR Tender Care is a residential care home located in Eustis, Florida in Lake County. The region around the residential home care experiences relatively warm conditions .This provides a cool atmosphere for the seniors who want to sunbathe. The senior care home is surrounded by a number of lakes in...

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  • Pendry Estate

    36120 Huff Road, Eustis, FL 32736
    (2)
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    Pendry Estate is the assisted living solution for you. Our extensive grounds are in a beautiful country setting near the Seminole State Forest. This allows your loved ones a peaceful setting that they can be proud to call home. Our experienced staff provide residents with warm care and peace of mind...

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  • Tangerine Cove Assisted Living

    307 Howell Ave, Brooksville, FL 34601
    (6)
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    Tangerine Cove of Brooksville is positioned in the heart of downtown Brooksville, FL, and it offers a beauty all its own to those who choose to make this community home. Located in a historic city, our community seeks to bring that historical feel to our own building. Tangerine Cove of Brooksville...

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  • Country Comfort Care

    15340 Mallory Lane, Clermont, FL 34715
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    Country Comfort Care is a residential care home located in Clermont, FL in Lake County. The apartment style residential care home sprawls under the warm sunny weather in Florida, and life here is fun yet idyllic. The qualified and certified staff members of Country Comfort Care is compassionate and...

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  • Marcia Bryan AFCH

    957 Rock Creek Street, Apopka, FL 32712
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    Marcia Bryan AFCH is a residential care home in Apopka, Florida. We pride ourselves on providing a high level of quality care to our residents. We offer 3 types of living arrangements, including Independent Living for fully ambulatory residents, Assisted Living, which provides bathing, dressing, and...

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  • Elan Spanish Springs

    930 Alverez Ave, The Villages, FL 32159
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  • Elan Buena Vista

    Elan Buena Vista

    5867 E County Road 466, The Villages, FL 32162
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  • Sunflower  Springs LLC

    Sunflower Springs LLC

    8733 W. Yulee Drive, Homosassa, FL 34448
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Ocala, Florida

Assisted Living

Assisted living facilities provide residential living communities and aid to seniors who might require support with things such as cooking or taking medication. The types of service offered often include aid with the activities of daily life. Residents may be kept under observation and assessment. In select cases, facilities may provide skilled nursing, dementia care, or hospice. In Florida, the annual median cost for an assisted living facility is around 42,000. Florida has a number of stipulations related to this type of facility. The Bureau of Health Facility Regulation certifies this type of facility. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to guarantee their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as facilities must document such assessment, medical examination report, facility must document any substantial changes in a resident's status which may necessitate relocation to a more specialized facility , and monthly nursing assessment of resident as ordered by physician . This type of facility is required to offer a number of services. These include assistance with self-administration of medications, assistance with activities of daily living , personal care services, and nursing services. The minimum number of residents for this facility type is 1. There must be one bath or shower for every 1 residents and one toilet for every 1 residents. This type of facility is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. This facility type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include reading the label, staff may take previously dispensed, properly labeled containers from where they are stored and bringing them to the resident, and licensed nursing staff may administer medications. Staff are required to obtain education in a variety of areas. These include: emergency evacuation, 12 hours of continuing education every 2 years on topics related to assisted living, universal precautions, and 26 hours of training plus a competency test. This facility has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include the facility 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 physical abilities , meals must be adapted to residents preferences, and meals must be adapted to residents' food habits. Public assistance is available through 1915(b)(c) MLTC program.

Cost of Living

The overall cost of care for a community is influenced by the city where it is located. Ocala has a median home value of about $115,946 and the median cost of rent is about $807 per month. The rent burden for Ocala is around 18.5% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In terms of education, 23.0% have a college degree, 33.0% have a high-school diploma, and 9.0% have a graduate degree. In Ocala, 10.1% of the citizens are veterans. Racially, the population of Ocala is 2.8% mixed race, 73.8% white, 19.8% black, 13.3% Hispanic, 2.9% Asian, 0.4% other or not specified, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, and 0.2% Native American. Based on gender, 50.4% are female and 49.6% are male. The median age of Ocala is 39 years old. Ocala has a population density of 482 people per square mile. Out of the total population of Ocala, 20.3% live in poverty, 14.8% have some form of disability, 8.7% are widows, and 54.6% participate in the labor force.

State Information

An overview of Florida

The state of Florida has a cost of living index of 98.9 where a score of 100 is the national average, and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. The state has a grocery index rating of 104.0 and a housing index rating of 95.4. Based on natural beauty, Florida ranks 21st in the nation. Florida is ranked 13th in quality of life and 29th in healthcare. The state of Florida has 218 hospitals and 108 health centers, providing care to a population of 21,626,797. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be St. Joseph’s Hospital, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, and Jupiter Medical Center.

Social demographics of the state

The state of Florida ranks 8th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In the last presidential election 48% of Florida residents voted Democrat and 49% voted Republican. The state has a median age of 42 and 34% of its population being over the age of 55. 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 non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-24%, Mainline Protestant-14%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. In Florida there are 290 masonic lodges.

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. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 11.50 inches of precipitation a month. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Florida is around 4.54 inches. On average, the humidity rating for Florida is around 75%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of September. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 82°F. The average high summer temperature is around 95°F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 66°F in the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature in Florida drops to around 60°F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 79°F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 36°F in the month of January. 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 Orchid, Saw Palmetto, A Wide Variety Of Palms, and Southern Magnolia. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Pelicans, the Wild Hog, the American Crocodile, or the Swamp Rabbits. The state animal of Florida is the Florida Panther.