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Assisted living facilities offer housing and care for active seniors who may need support with activities of daily living, like bathing, dressing, and medication management.

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About Care Homes

Residential care homes are shared neighborhood homes for seniors who need a live-in caregiver to assist with activities of daily living, like dressing and bathing.

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Veterans Resources

VA benefits for long-term care, such as Aid and Attendance benefits, can help eligible veterans and their surviving spouses pay for senior care.

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About Home Care

Home care relies on trained aides to provide companionship and non-medical care for seniors living at home.

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Independent living facilities offer convenient, hassle-free living in a social environment for seniors who are active, healthy, and able to live on their own.

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About Memory Care

Memory care facilities provide housing, care, and therapies for seniors who have Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia in an environment designed to reduce confusion and prevent wandering.

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Nursing homes provide short-and long-term care for seniors who have physical or mental health conditions that require 24-hour nursing and personal care.

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Residential care homes in Estero may appeal to seniors who value smaller, more close-knit communities and many opportunities for socialization. Estero care homes typically take in fewer residents, meaning older adults know each resident in the home and develop strong friendships.

Older-adult care homes vary more than other options for senior living in Estero, so families can choose from a wide range of prices, amenities, and services. A Place for Mom will work with you to understand the cost of care homes. From there, we’ll help you find the right fit, whether you’re staying on a budget or searching for luxury retirement communities.

Residential Care Home Facilities in Estero, FL

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Topic's AFCH

4231 Erindale Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33903

4.3
(13 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, Studio, 1 Bed

Topic AFCH is a residential care home located in N. Ft. Myers, Fl. We are a licensed home for seniors with the availability for 5 residents & under. Having such a small group allows us to really personalize the care to each person's needs & wants. Our staff pride there selves on being...

Joseph Desmornes Adult Family Care Home

2621 SW 37th Terrace, Cape Coral, FL 33914

5.0
(1 review)

Private, Semi-Private

Joseph Desmornes A.F.C.H is a state of art residence with all of the amenities of a facility with the one-on-one attention that your loved one deserves.We have a capacity of 5 residents, and provide 24 hour supervision from our professional, kind, and caring staff: We guarantee that each...

Villa Palms Assisted Living

6722 Winkler Rd, Fort Myers, FL 33919

4.0
(3 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Megzie Russell AFCH

1902 E 6th Street, Lehigh Acres, FL 33936

2.4
(4 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, 1 Bed

Megzie Russell AFCH is a residential care home located in Lehigh Acres, Florida, in Lee County. A comfortable group home setting in a great location, Megzie Russell AFCH is a wonderful choice for your new home. Lehigh Acres is an exciting community with friendly residents and lots of different...

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Harmony Meadows

711 Crestline Ave S, Lehigh Acres, FL 33974

4.0
(1 review)

Semi-Private

DescriptionHarmony Meadows is a Florida State licensed assisted living facility for 8 residents in Lehigh Acres, FL. Our well trained, English speaking caregivers are certified with many years of experience. We provide compassionate care and assistance to our residents in a peaceful,...

Adult Family Care Home

3620 64th Avenue NE, Naples, FL 34120

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private, 1 Bed

Adult Family Care Home is a senior care home that is located in the entertaining city of Naples, FL and in Collier county. Naples is situated in the southern part of Florida and is on the Gulf of Mexico coastline. It is famous for its upscale shopping and abundance of golf courses. It is also...

Pascal Adult Family Care Home

382 Posadas Circle, Punta Gorda, FL 33983

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private, Studio, 1 Bed

Located in the Charlotte County, FL, community of Punta Gorda, Pascal Adult Family Care Home is a residential care home designed to provide a high quality of life to seniors. Punta Gorda is a small community of just over 16,000 people situated on the southern banks of Florida's Peace River with...

Lesa's Adult Family Care Home

15 Madre de Dios Street, Punta Gorda, FL 33983

(0 review)

Semi-Private

Lesa's Adult Family Care Home is a residential care home found in Punta Gorda City, FL in Charlotte Count. The residential care home is located in an area close hospitals such as Fawcett memorial hospital. Punta Gorda City has a linear park that winds to a scenic stream making the city very...

Chelsea Place Assisted Living Facility

315 Addison Dr, Port Charlotte, FL 33980

5.0
(29 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, Studio, 1 Bed

Chelsea Place Retirement and Assisted Living is a Key West inspired assisted living community located on the beautiful Charlotte Harbor in Port Charlotte, Florida. We offer an immense array of activities and services in a resort style setting, which is as relaxing as a day at the beach. We take...

Pondella Serenity Court

1923 Northeast 6th Street, Cape Coral, FL 33909

3.5
(13 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, Studio

Pondella Serenity Court, located in Cape Coral, Florida, is a highly respected assisted living facility for the elderly. Our residents refer to our facility as a genuine home away from home. We make it a point to create a place where our resident's needs are consistently met at an exceptional...

Cairn Park 5

2003 Academy Blvd, Cape Coral, FL 33990

5.0
(5 reviews)

1 Bed, Private, Semi-Private

Kimberly Place

26315 Northern Cross Road, Punta Gorda, FL 33983

2.9
(4 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

The Village ALF I

301 Kamal Parkway, Cape Coral, FL 33904

3.3
(3 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private, 1 Bed

Cairn Park

9331 Via San Giovanni St, Fort Myers, FL 33905

5.0
(3 reviews)

Studio, 1 Bed, Private, Semi-Private

Located in Promenade West in The Forum and serving the Fort Myers area, Cairn Park comprises a number of upscale 5-bed assisted living memory care homes specializing in all types of dementia care including Alzheimer's, Lewy Bodies, Frontotemporal Lobe, Picks disease and alcohol dementia. Because...

Cape West, LLC

4614 SW 7 Place, Cape Coral, FL 33914

3.6
(4 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Cape West, LLCOnly miles from the beautiful Gulf of Mexico, Cape West senior care home is nestled among palm trees in a bright, spacious residential neighborhood in Cape Coral, Florida. Year-round sun and warmth will keep your loved one happy and healthy; plenty of area activities will encourage...

Bear Country Living

360 37th Avenue NE, Naples, FL 34120

5.0
(3 reviews)

Private

Bear County Living is located in Naples, FL in Collier County. This residential care home provides quality assistance in an area that is great to visit or to call home. Naples offers beautiful beaches to residents and guests, and it also offers the Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, Naples Zoo at...

New Beginning Assisted Living

418 NW 21st Terrace, Cape Coral, FL 33993

3.8
(3 reviews)

Studio, Private, Semi-Private

The Golden Rule Senior Living

21271 Dearborn Avenue, Port Charlotte, FL 33954

(0 review)

Private, Semi-Private

The Golden Rule Senior Living is a private, spacious residential home care which offers many options. We are owned and operated by care givers . we offer Long-Term, Short Term, Respite,Hospice and Daycare in a home-like environment that makes our residents feel safe, comfortable and incredibly...

Cairn Park 3

1444 Argyle Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33919

5.0
(2 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

Cairn Park 4

1433 SE 30th Terrace, Cape Coral, FL 33904

2.4
(4 reviews)

Private, Semi-Private

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Cost of care homes in Estero, FL

The average cost of senior living in Estero is $3,129 per month. Cheaper nearby regions include Fort Myers, FL with an average of $2,675 per month.

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Discover the many ways to pay for senior living

Planning ahead can better position you to make good choices for your loved one’s care in the future. But if your aging family member needs care now, there are ways to finance the cost of long-term care through a combination of approaches.

What are care homes?

Residential care homes are houses in residential neighborhoods that are equipped, adapted, and staffed to care for a small number of residents, usually between two and 10. Like assisted living communities, staff at care homes typically help residents with activities of daily living, including bathing, dressing, and medication management. Although residential care homes vary significantly depending on the community, services usually include:

  • Help with personal care
  • Medication management
  • Mobility assistance
  • Nutritious meals
  • Social activities and outings
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
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Services for seniors in Estero, Florida

Financial assistance

Transportation

Health care

Senior activities

In Estero, Florida, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

Financial assistance

In Estero, Florida, seniors have access to local offices and organizations that may help them obtain financial assistance for senior care, including:

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Transportation

Estero, Florida, is car dependent. Seniors can expect to need a car for most errands. Transit options in Estero include bus routes and a public transit service. Seniors may receive fare discounts. Estero has somewhat limited biking infrastructure and is not very walkable.

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Health care

Estero offers several health care providers for seniors wanting to be proactive about their health or for seniors seeking treatment for chronic conditions. The area has several hospitals, including Gulf Coast Medical Center Lee Health and Lee Memorial Hospital.

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Senior activities

Estero, Florida, is great for seniors who are looking for a nice mix of outdoor activities and indoor attractions and amenities. Seniors can take a walk or hike in Koreshan State Park, Mound Key Archeological State Park, or Happehatchee Center. Seniors can also do some retail therapy at the Miromar Outlets between Naples and Fort Myers, visit the Estero Historical Society, or catch a hockey game at Hertz Arena.

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Estero, Florida

Care Homes

Residential care homes provide an intimate care for seniors. They provide a domiciliary care environment with 24-hour staffing and individual support. Amenities offered might include regular dining options, laundry, and transportation. This type of community is akin to a single-family home. In Florida, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around 42,000. The state of Florida maintains specific regulations related to this type of community. The Bureau of Health community Regulation licenses this community type.

Cost of Living

The community in which a care community is based could have a large impact on the cost of care. The total cost of living is a major factor in deciding which location is the best fit for your loved one’s needs. The rent burden for Estero is about 16.8% of the average monthly income. Per month, the median rent in Estero is around $1,080 per month and the median home value in Estero costs around $307,543.

Demographics and Values

Estero has a population density of 521 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Estero consists of 33,048 people. Out of the total city population, 51.8% are female and 48.2% are male. The median age of Estero is 63 years old. In Estero, 13.3% of the population are veterans of the United States armed forces. Demographically, Estero is 0.8% other or not specified, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 2.6% black, 93.6% white, 2.2% Asian, 0.3% Native American, 0.5% mixed race, and 6.0% Hispanic. Of the population of Estero 46.8% have a college degree, 21.3% have a high-school diploma, and 19.8% have a graduate degree. In Estero, 5.9% do not have health insurance, 7.7% consider themselves widows, 6.4% live in poverty, and 13.7% have some form of disability.

State Information

An overview of Florida

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. Residents of Florida enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 21st in the United States. Out of a national average of 100, Florida has a cost of living index rating of 99, a grocery index rating of 104, and a housing index rating of 95. Florida is ranked 13th in quality of life and 29th in healthcare.

Social demographics of the state

In the last presidential election 48% of Florida residents voted Democrat and 49% voted Republican. The state of Florida ranks 8th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. The state has a median age of 42 and 34% of its population being 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.

State-wide weather information

The most precipitation occurs in June with an average of 11.50 inches of precipitation a month. On average, the state receives 4.54 inches of precipitation a month. The average temperature in the 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. During the summer, the average temperature in Florida is around 82F. The average high summer temperature is around 95F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 66F in the month of June. 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%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of September at around 78%. 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 water oak, a wide variety of palms, sand pines, and saw palmetto. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the swamp rabbits, the wild hog, the diamondback rattler, or the wild turkey. The state animal of Florida is the Florida panther.

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