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Senior housing types near Fort Walton Beach, FL

  • Home Care Assistance of Montgomery

    7742 Vaughn Rd, Montgomery, AL 36116
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    At Home Care Assistance of Montgomery, our mission is to change the way the world ages. We do this by offering comprehensive hourly and live-in care that enables older adults to maintain the lifestyle and freedom they want and deserve. At Home Care provides the most reputable and compassionate care...

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  • All Saints Home Health Care

    205 Graham Street, Montevallo, AL 35115
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    All Saints Home Health Care provides home health care service to people of all ages in Birmingham, Alabama, and throughout the state and any number of other services, we're prepared to assist you. Many individuals find themselves discharged from the hospital or rehab but still in need of help. We...

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  • A Hand to Hold - Columbus, GA

    18 9th Street, Suite 406, Columbus, GA 31901
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    A Hand to Hold was founded in 1999 with a mission of making the elderly care experience a better one. With the professional guidance and oversight of our Care Managers, we are able to make the home care experience better … one client, one family at a time! All Care Managers are experts in geriatric...

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  • Home Helpers Home Care of Pensacola

    2420 E Olive Rd, Ste C, Pensacola, FL 32514
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  • Senior Helpers of Panama City, FL

    11 West 23rd Street Building B1, Panama City, FL 32405
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  • In-Home Caregivers of Alabama

    11 North Water Street Suite 10290, Mobile, AL 36602
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  • My Happy Seniors

    PO Box 186 Moffett Rd, Semmes, AL 36575
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  • Home Helpers - Montgomery

    3966 Atlanta Highway Suite 352, Montgomery, AL 36109
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  • Youthful Aging Healthcare Services

    2307 Monday Road, Tallahassee, FL 32301
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  • Right At Home Tallahassee

    1204 Miccosukee Rd Suite 2, Tallahassee, FL 32308
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  • Visiting Angels Hattiesburg

    509 S Main St, #20, Petal, MS 39465
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  • Synergy Home Care of East Alabama

    3320 Skyway Drive Suite 806, Opelika, AL 36801
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  • A Hand to Hold-Phenix City, AL

    PO Box 3595, Phenix City, AL 36868
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  • Senior Helpers - Hattiesburg, MS

    111 South 40th Ave. Suite 20, Hattiesburg, MS 39402
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  • Deirdre's Private Home Healthcare Agency, Inc.

    3025 University Ave. Unit B-408, Columbus, GA 31907
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Fort Walton Beach, Florida

Home Care

In-home care offers many services administered in the privacy of your own home. A majority of home care agencies screen potential seniors prior to admission. This screening might include weight/nutritional status, medication use, and ADLs abilities. This care type can provide various medical services including assistance in removing medication from container for those residents with a physical disability, opening container lids, and assisting residents in drinking fluid to swallow medication. In-home care offers a number of services including assistance scheduling medical appointments, tracheostomy care, and laundry. Additionally, services can involve therapy and rehabilitative services. Home care may also provide your family member help with meal preperation and doing laundry. Finally, non-medical home care can support your loved one with wellness services such as monitoring vitals and transfers from wheelchair to bed.

Cost of Living

Monthly, the median rent in Fort Walton Beach is $963 per month and the median home value in Fort Walton Beach is $166,454. The rent burden for Fort Walton Beach is about 16.5% of the average monthly income.

Demographics and Values

In Fort Walton Beach, 18.2% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Out of the total city population, 48.9% are female and 51.1% are male. The median age of Fort Walton Beach is 41 years old. In Fort Walton Beach, 17.7% do not have health insurance, 8.8% are widows, 16.4% live in poverty, and 64.8% participate in the labor force. Fort Walton Beach has a population density of 1,108 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Fort Walton Beach consists of 21,895 people. Of the population of Fort Walton Beach 10.3% have a graduate degree, 26.8% have a high-school diploma, and 25.4% have a college degree. Racially, the population of Fort Walton Beach is 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 3.1% Asian, 4.2% mixed race, 78.9% white, 2.0% other or not specified, 11.5% black, 0.1% Native American, and 9.4% Hispanic.

State Information

An overview of Florida

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. Residents of Florida enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 21st in the United States. Overall, Florida ranks 13th in quality of life and 29th in healthcare compared to other US states. There are 218 hospitals and 108 health centers that service a population of 21,626,797. St. Joseph’s Hospital, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, and Jupiter Medical Center are among the top three highest ranked hospitals in the state.

Social demographics of the state

During the latest presidential election, 49% voted for the Republican candidate while 48% voted for the Democratic candidate. The state has a median age of 42 and 34% of its population being over the age of 55. In terms of religion, 35% of Florida residents attend religious services among the 15,611 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three Christian denominations in the state are Evangelical Protestant-24%, Mainline Protestant-14%, and Historically Black Protestant-8%. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-3%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%. In Florida there are 290 masonic lodges. The state of Florida ranks 8th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly.

State-wide weather information

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. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 36°F during the month of January. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 82°F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 95°F during the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 66°F in the month of June. Florida experiences an average humidity rating of about 75%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 78% in the month of September. 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, Florida has an air quality index rating of around 37.0 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of April with a rating of around 47.9 AQI. 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 southern magnolia, sand pines, blackjack, and a wide variety of palms. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the gray fox, the herons, the west indian (florida) manatee , or the six species of sea turtle. The state animal of Florida is the Florida Panther.