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Fort Lauderdale Assisted Living Facilities

There are 43 Assisted Living Facilities Facilities in Fort Lauderdale, FL.

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    Fort Lauderdale Retirement Home Annex

    As a large care community for the elderly, the goal of Fort Lauderdale Retirement Home Annex is to provide quality Assisted Living Facilities to their senior residents. Fort Lauderdale Retirement Home Annex aims to provide a safe, loving and enriching environment for their residents. Whether it’...

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    Fort Lauderdale Retirement Home

    Fort Lauderdale Retirement Home’s mission is to provide excellent care in a safe, respectful and compassionate manner. The goal of Fort Lauderdale Retirement Home in Fort Lauderdale is to enrich and improve the quality of life for their elderly residents.   Fort Lauderdale Retirement...

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    Aspen Willowwood

    Aspen Willowwood is a beautiful Assisted Living Facilities facility that is committed to improving each resident’s quality of life. This is done through the dedication of the care staff at Aspen Willowwood. The staff is determined in providing the highest-levels of senior care services possible. ...

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    Willow Wood

    Willow Wood’s goal is to help their residents maintain the highest qualify of life possible in a home-like environment. Focusing on the well being of the resident has been the commitment of the staff at Willow Wood. This is done so their residents can thrive in a safe, nurturing environment. Wil...

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    Horizon Retirement Home

    Horizon Retirement Home’s mission is to provide excellent care in a safe, respectful and compassionate manner. The goal of Horizon Retirement Home in Fort Lauderdale is to enrich and improve the quality of life for their elderly residents.   Horizon Retirement Home is a Assisted Livi...

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    J B S Assisted Living Home

    As a small care community for the elderly, the goal of J B S Assisted Living Home is to provide quality Assisted Living Facilities to their senior residents. J B S Assisted Living Home aims to provide a safe, loving and enriching environment for their residents. Whether it’s help with bathing, e...

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    Jenkins Harmony Home

    Jenkins Harmony Home is a Assisted Living Facilities community located on 2640 Northwest 16Th Court in a peaceful neighborhood in the city of Fort Lauderdale. 7 residents are allowed in this small care community and it is licensed by the state of Florida. Jenkins Harmony Home offers personali...

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    Kelly's Assisted Living Facility

    Kelly's Assisted Living Facility is a Assisted Living Facilities community located on 1441 - 1451 Nw 20Th Street in a peaceful neighborhood in the city of Fort Lauderdale. 33 residents are allowed in this large care community and it is licensed by the state of Florida. Kelly's Assisted Living...

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    King & Queen Boarding Home

    King & Queen Boarding Home is a fully-furnished senior community that provides Assisted Living Facilities care to the elderly. King & Queen Boarding Home is located in a quiet and safe neighborhood in Fort Lauderdale, FL on 435 Northwest 13Th Avenue. Caregivers and staff members in this Assisted L...

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    Kings Manor

    Kings Manor’s mission is to provide excellent care in a safe, respectful and compassionate manner. The goal of Kings Manor in Fort Lauderdale is to enrich and improve the quality of life for their elderly residents.   Kings Manor is a Assisted Living Facilities community, located in ...

Assisted Living Facilities in Fort Lauderdale, FL

 

Overview

43 Assisted Living facilities are located in the city of Fort Lauderdale, Florida or nearby and can accommodate the needs of your Loved One. In Fort Lauderdale, depending on its residents’ care needs, these Senior Living facilities provide daily nutritional meals, bathing, grooming, dressing, medication management and more.

Also, these 43 facilities in Fort Lauderdale can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.

 

When Do Seniors in Fort Lauderdale Need Assistance?

Seniors in Fort Lauderdale will typically need this type of long term care when it is unsafe to live by themselves at home or they need assistance with their ADLs (Activities of Daily Living). Residents in these types of Fort Lauderdale senior living facilities in can either be independent, need assisted living, and can be diagnosed with Dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease.

 

Types of Facilities in Fort Lauderdale

The size of an Assisted Living facility in Fort Lauderdale can vary from a small, residential board and care home to a large “resort-style” community.

 

A. Small Care Home Facilities in Fort Lauderdale

Description and Size

Board and Care Homes located in Fort Lauderdale are regular residential homes in the neighborhood that have been converted to care for 6 to 10 senior residents. These care homes are licensed by Florida’s State Licensing Division and permitted by the City of Fort Lauderdale.

Types of Residents

Residents in these Fort Lauderdale care homes prefer a “home-like” intimate setting that they are used to at home. While there are many small residential care homes that provide activities, pet and music therapy, fitness programs and more, these residents prefer to be with a smaller group of seniors.

Caregiver to Resident Ratio

With the smaller facility size and lower number of residents, the Caregiver-to-Resident Ratio in a Fort Lauderdale Board and Care is 1 Caregiver for every 2 to 3 residents.

 

B. Large Communities in Fort Lauderdale

Description and Size

Large Assisted Living Communities in Fort Lauderdale will look like a large resort or hotel with 50 to 200 residents. These care facilities will usually be located in commercial areas and are also regulated by Florida’s State Licensing Department. These large senior living facilities can also have a secure Memory Wing that can keep residents suffering from Alzheimer’s safe from wandering.

Some nationally recognized  Communities that may be in Fort Lauderdale or nearby are familiar names like Sunrise Senior Living, Brookdale Senior Living, Emeritus Senior Living, Atria Senior Living, Belmont Village, Senior Lifestyle, Holiday Retirement, and Five Star Senior Living to name a few.

Types of Residents

Seniors living in Large Communities in Fort Lauderdale will typically prefer these type of Assisted Living Facilities due to the daily schedule of activities, higher levels of socialization with other residents, chef prepared meals, music and pet therapy, music and art classes, fitness classes and regular outings.

Caregiver to Resident Ratio

Due to the large size of the facility and higher number of residents, the typical Caregiver-to-Resident Ratio in Fort Lauderdale can range from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 Residents in Assisted Living Facilities.

 

Assisted Living Costs in Fort Lauderdale

The average cost of Assisted Living in Fort Lauderdale is $ per month (source: Genworth Financial). Whether your loved one prefers a small residential care home or a large community in Fort Lauderdale, the lowest cost care and rent starts at is $ and can go as high as $ depending on the level of care needs. To find out what factors play a part of the monthly cost, Click Here.

 

Paying for Assisted Living Care in Fort Lauderdale

Paying for Assisted Living in Fort Lauderdale can be done through a variety of ways. Most residents and families in Fort Lauderdale pay for care out of pocket or also called “Private Pay.” Other methods of paying for this type of Senior Living in Fort Lauderdale is through Long Term Care Insurance, Veteran’s Aid and family members. Unfortunately, Medicare or Medicaid does not cover the costs of care and rent in Fort Lauderdale. For more details and options on how you can pay for care, Click Here.

 

Florida Licensing for Assisted Living Facilities in Fort Lauderdale

The 43 Facilities in Fort Lauderdale are licensed, inspected and regulated by Florida’s Agency for Health Care Administration, Bureau of Long Term Care Services. Their responsibilities are to have the administrators currently licensed, inspect the senior housing facility before it opens, ensure the facility is operating up to standards and the residents are receiving good care.

 

We encourage you to browse through our Facility Listings in Fort Lauderdale to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Fort Lauderdale, please contact 877.523.6523 and an Expert Care Advisor will be more than happy to help you.

 

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