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Sarasota Assisted Living

There are 43 Assisted Living Facilities in Sarasota, FL.

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    Colonial Park Club

    Colonial Park Club is located in Sarasota at 4730 Bee Ridge Road and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Colonial Park Club provides ...

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    Beneva Park Club

    Beneva Park Club is located in Sarasota at 743 South Beneva Road and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Beneva Park Club provides As...

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    Osprey Pointe On Palmer Ranch

    Osprey Pointe On Palmer Ranch is located in Sarasota at 5111 Palmer Ranch Parkway and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Osprey Poin...

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    Neurointernational Sarasota

    Neurointernational Sarasota is located in Sarasota at 4004 Fruitville Road and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Neurointernational...

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    Excelsior Omega Inc

    Excelsior Omega Inc is located in Sarasota at 15 Dade Avenue and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Excelsior Omega Inc provides Ass...

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    Arden Courts Of Sarasota

    Arden Courts Of Sarasota is located in Sarasota at 5509 Swift Road and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Arden Courts Of Sarasota p...

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    Waterside Retirement Estates

    Waterside Retirement Estates is located in Sarasota at 4540 Bee Ridge Road and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Waterside Retireme...

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    Bahia Oaks Lodge

    Bahia Oaks Lodge is located in Sarasota at 2186 Bahia Vista Street and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Bahia Oaks Lodge provides ...

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    Horizon Bay Vibrant Ret Living 449

    Horizon Bay Vibrant Ret Living 449 is located in Sarasota at 730 South Osprey Avenue and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Horizon ...

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    Horizon Bay Sarasota

    Horizon Bay Sarasota is located in Sarasota at 730 South Osprey Avenue and classified as a large Assisted Living facility. Horizon Bay Sarasota p...

Assisted Living Facilities in Sarasota, FL



43 Assisted Living facilities are located in the city of Sarasota, Florida or nearby and can accommodate the needs of your Loved One. In Sarasota, 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 Sarasota can provide Seniors with family dining rooms, activity rooms, wellness programs, beauty salons, furnished rooms, outings, religious activities and more.


When Do Seniors in Sarasota Need Assistance?

Seniors in Sarasota 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 Florida 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 Sarasota

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


A. Small Care Home Facilities

Description and Size

Board and Care Homes located in Sarasota 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 Sarasota.

Types of Residents

Residents in these Sarasota 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 Sarasota Board and Care is 1 Caregiver for every 2 to 3 residents.


B. Large Communities

Description and Size

Large Assisted Living Communities in Sarasota 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 Sarasota 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 a Sarasota these Communities will typically prefer a large community 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 Sarasota can range from 1 Caregiver for every 6 to 12 Residents.


Costs in Sarasota

The average cost of Assisted Living in Sarasota is $ 3000 per month (source: Genworth Financial). Whether your loved one prefers a small residential care home or a large community, the lowest cost care and rent starts at is $ 913 and can go as high as $ 6510 depending on the level of care needs. To find out what factors play a part of the monthly cost, Click Here.


Paying for Care in Sarasota

Paying for Assisted Living in Sarasota can be done through a variety of ways. Most residents and families pay for care out of pocket or also called “Private Pay.” Other methods of paying for this type of Senior Living 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 Sarasota. For more details and options on how you can pay for care, Click Here.


Florida Licensing

The 43  Facilities in Sarasota 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 Sarasota to help you narrow down your options and save time. For more free information regarding Senior Living options and pricing in Sarasota, please contact 877.523.6523 and a Care Advisor will be more than happy to help you.


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