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Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Assisted Living communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one; and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 879 Assisted Living facilities in Okeechobee and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.

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Assisted Living near Okeechobee, Florida

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Grand Oaks of Okeechobee

203 SE 2nd Street, Okeechobee, FL 34974

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Elegant Assisted Living by Trusted Health Experts Grand Oaks of Okeechobee is an assisted living community by the Visiting Nurse Association of Florida, an award winning home healthcare agency with nearly 40 years of experience in the field. With trusted health experts operating the community,...

Balmoral Assisted Living

93 Balmoral Way, Lake Placid, FL 33852

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

Southern Lifestyle Senior Living Center

1297 US 27 N, Lake Placid, FL 33852

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

Lakeshore Manor at Lake Jackson Independent and Assisted Living

2397 US 27 South, Sebring, FL 33870

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The Brennity at Vero Beach Senior Living

7955 16th Manor, Vero Beach, FL 32966

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The Brennity at Vero Beach offers Independent Living, Cottages, Assisted Living and Memory Care (Please update the first line) Thank you Add to the list of what is offered: Month to Month Lease No Buy-in Award winning Chef, meals provided in the restaurant, fresh meat, fish and produce delivered...

The Brennity at Tradition Senior Living

10685 SW Stony Creek Way, Port St. Lucie, FL 34987

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Located in the master-planned community of Tradition in western Port St. Lucie, The Brennity at Tradition modernizes and redefines the retirement experience. From spacious Single Family Homes to Independent Living apartments you will find a wide array of amenities in this inclusive lifestyle. In...

Isles of Vero Beach

1700 Waterford Drive, Vero Beach, FL 32966

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Isles of Vero Beach provides a fulfilling, independent lifestyle in a welcoming environment. Secure behind a gated entry and nestled amidst landscaped woods and ponds, you'll love calling the Isles of Vero Beach home. We're in the heart of shopping, dining, healthcare and golfing, all within...

Soaring Eagle Assisted Living Facility

1568 California Boulevard, Port St. Lucie, FL 34953

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Soaring Eagle is an assisted living facility that provides basic older adults in need of some care, but still mostly independent. Soaring Eagle AFL helps seniors maintain an independent, fulfilling life while still being sensitive to their needs and providing the necessary assistance. The...

Palms at St. Lucie West

501 Northwest Cashmere Boulevard, Port St. Lucie, FL 34986

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Everything you love and need.At the Palms of St. Lucie West, you’ll find beautifully appointed assisted living apartments with services tailored to what you need most. Adult day program, A short-term stay, or a year-round home? We’re here.You’ll find restaurant-style dining, a spacious activity...

CERTUS Premier Memory Care Living (Opening Spring 2021)

5380 US Hwy 1, Vero Beach, FL 32967

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Family Extended Care of Sebring

5005 Sun N Lake Blvd, Sebring, FL 33872

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Sonata Vero Beach

2425 20th St, Vero Beach, FL 32960

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Everyone who lives at Sonata Vero Beach has led a unique life and experienced special moments worth remembering. That’s why we’ve redefined the care we provide to seniors helping our residents feel as much like themselves as possible. Sonata Vero Beach is minutes from downtown Vero Beach, off...

Family Extended Care of Vero Beach

1934 22nd Ave, Vero Beach, FL 32960

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Avalon Family Resort

160 SW Saratoga Ave, Port St. Lucie, FL 34953

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We at Avalon Family Resort Assisted Living Facility, are committed to consistently providing the highest quality senior living experience by respecting our residents, remaining passionate about our work and serving with pride and integrity.Our facility is located in Paar Estate Port St. Lucie...

Lake Forest Park

2909 South 25th Street, Fort Pierce, FL 34981

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Lake Forest Park offers distinctive accommodations and a superior level of independent living and assisted living services. Our community is designed for those who want companionship, diverse daily activities and amenities with personal attention all in a stimulating environment. Residents are...

Vitality Resort Assisted Living

1258 SW Ermine Ave, Port St. Lucie, FL 34953

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Vitality Resort Adult Care Facility is dedicated to provide housing, assistance with personal care, meals, and recreational activities to elderly and those with disabilities. We combine caring with the best designed hospitality to meet the need of our Residents. We promote health, independence,...

Alcime Assisted Living

450 SW Violet Ave, Port St. Lucie, FL 34983

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A Touch of Class Adult Care

537 SW Whitmore Dr, Port St. Lucie, FL 34984

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Academy Assisted Living

1225 Soltman Avenue, Fort Pierce, FL 34950

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Situated in the stunning Fort Pierce, Florida, Academy Assisted Living Community is the perfect choice for your new home. Known as the 'Sunrise City', Fort Pierce is a vibrant community with an exquisite harbor front that has a state of the art marina. There is also a fantastic library, golf...

Rosewell Home & Residential Care, LLC

3366 SW Vendome St, Port St. Lucie, FL 34953

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Rosewell Home and Residential Care LLC, provides assisted living and daycare services to residents of Port St Lucie and surrounding areas. We opened our doors almost 2 years ago, however, the staff has combined experience of over 15 years. The Florida Ombudsman Program representative assessed...

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Okeechobee, Florida

Assisted Living

An assisted living community is a residential living community which provides supervision, support, and aid to independent individuals who are not in need of skilled nursing support. Services provided often include assistance with activities of daily living. Inhabitants may be kept under supervision and evaluation. Under certain circumstances, communities may provide nursing, dementia care, or hospice. In Florida, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around 42,000. Florida maintains a number of provisions associated with this type of community. The Bureau of Health community Regulation licenses this type of community. Public assistance is available through 1915(b)(c) MLTC program. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every 1 residents. The minimum number of residents for this community type is 1. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. Staff members receive training in a variety of fields. These include: 26 hours of training plus a competency test, community emergency procedures, providing assistance with activities of daily living, and 12 hours of continuing education every 2 years on topics related to assisted living. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include meals must be adapted to residents physical abilities , the community must provide a variety of regular meals that meet the nutritional needs of residents, meals must be adapted to residents preferences, and meals must be adapted to residents’ food habits. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include personal care services, assistance with activities of daily living , nursing services, and assistance with self-administration of medications. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to make sure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as communities must document such assessment, medical examination report, monthly nursing assessment of resident as ordered by physician , and community must document any substantial changes in a resident’s status which may necessitate relocation to a more specialized community . This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include staff may take previously dispensed, properly labeled containers from where they are stored and bringing them to the resident, opening the container and removing a prescribed amount of medication, and licensed nursing staff may administer medications.


Cost of Living

Cost of living is a major factor in deciding which care choice works best. Monthly, the median rent in Okeechobee is about $708 and the median home value for Okeechobee is $108,574. The rent burden for Okeechobee is about 18.0% of the average person’s monthly income.


Demographics and Values

Of the population of Okeechobee 11.2% have a college degree, 35.6% have a high-school diploma, and 4.0% have a graduate degree. Out of the total population of Okeechobee, 17.4% do not have health insurance, 7.2% consider themselves widows, 14.4% have some form of disability, and 52.7% participate in the labor force. In Okeechobee, 7.5% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Okeechobee has a population density of 545 people per square mile. Out of the total city population, 49.4% are female and 50.6% are male. The median age of Okeechobee is 37 years old. Demographically, Okeechobee is 0.9% other or not specified, 0.7% Native American, 86.1% white, 2.8% mixed race, 1.8% Asian, 7.7% black, 26.3% Hispanic, and 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian.


State Information

An overview of Florida

The natural beauty of Florida is ranked 21st in the nation. Florida is ranked 13th in quality of life and 29th in healthcare. In terms of resources, Florida has a cost of living index of 98.9, a grocery index rating of 104.0, and a housing index rating of 95.4. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. There are 218 general hospitals and 108 health centers that provide care for 21,626,797 Florida residents. 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

In the most recent presidential election, 49% of Florida residents voted Republican and 48% voted Democrat. The median age in the state is 42, and 34% of the population is over the age of 55. In Florida, 35% of the population attend some form of religious service and there are 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. In terms of diversity, Florida ranks 8th in the nation and is considered LGBTQ friendly.


State-wide weather information

On average, Florida has an air quality index rating of around 37.0 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of April with a rating of 47.9 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for Florida is around 75%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of September. On average, the state receives 4.54 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 11.50 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 60F. The average high winter temperature is around 79F in the month of February. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 36F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 82F. The average high summer temperature is around 95F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 66F during the month of June. 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, Water Oak, Saw Palmetto, and Beautyberry. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the American Crocodile, the Herons, the Pelicans, or the Six Species Of Sea Turtle. The state animal of Florida is the Florida Panther.

Frequently asked questions about Assisted Living facilities in Florida

There are 20 assisted living facilities near Okeechobee, Florida. See the full list.

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