Johnnie B. Byrd Sr. Alzheimer's Center & Research Institute in Tampa:
"The mission of the Byrd Alzheimer's Research Center is to collaborate with researchers throughout the State of Florida and the wider global research community to develop treatment to cure and prevent this disease."
Assisted Living Tidbits:
If you are still mobile, and able to get around town, and don't require daily medical attention, then an assisted living facility may not be the best option for you. In-home care, or a personal assistant may be a better choice for you, and will save you the trouble of moving and adapting a new environment. checkbook, and also help teach you to budget and organize paperwork.
Interesting questions and comments we have received about assisted living in Tampa:
Q: Looking for Medicaid memory care facility in Tampa area for advanced Alzheimers patient.
Q: Hi! Are there any Assisted Living facilities in Tampa that take Medicaid patients? I live in another state and my mother in law is in Tampa. I work as an Admissions Coordinator for a Retirement Community in another area. I know that Medicaid pays for Long Term Care but our family in Tampa cant seem to find a facility down there who will take it so we end up paying the bill! Please advise. Thank you! - Marsha
Q: I need help with finding ALs accepting full Medicaid for Mother with memory loss in Tampa area. I am her daughter and my husband is going to take a job in Tampa and I need to know if I can find a decent place for Mom with memory care or AL with a memory section accepting full Medicaid. Mom is very low income, cant afford the remainder after the 1,100 that Medicaid pays. Please help. - Amy
Q: My 91 yr old mother is currently living with us. She has dementia but no other health problems, however, she is a very difficult person and isn't happy living here but refuses to go into an assited living facility. I do have Power of Attorney but could use advice on how to proceed and the costs involved. If you could email me rather than call me it may make it easier on my end. Thank You, Linda Moze
Tampa is home to dozens of excellent senior care options, this page should serve as an incredibly useful and accurate starting point for your research into assisted living facilities and residential care homes in Tampa, Florida. At this time, the Median Monthly Cost for Assisted Living in Tampa (Private, One-Bedroom) is: $3,350.
*About this page: We believe that it is extremely important (unlike quite a number of other senior sites out there) - that facilities may be contacted directly and safely. We also include facility video tours!
We hope this page, with the facilities listed, and our help sections and video tutorials serves as a helpful start to finding and understanding assisted living and senior services in the Tampa area! Intro by D.Besnette
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Tampa Assisted Living: Featured Facilities & Services
Palm Terrace ALF
Our community was designed to deliver exceptional assisted living and adult day care services.
We provide individualized care in a safe and nurturing environment promoting dignity while delivering superior service.
We are an Assisted Living Facility for people needing assistance with activities of Daily Living (ADLs) but wishing to live as independently as possible for as long as possible. Assisted living exists to bridge the gap between independent living and nursing homes. Residents in assisted living centers are not able to live by themselves but do not require constant care either.
Assisted Living & Senior Care Options for Tampa (& Video Tours)
WEINBERG VILLAGE - Assisted Living Residences
This video offers resident testimonials, including numerous views of this facility that offers a 'quality care in a homelike environment sensitive to Jewish culture and values.' You will also learn about the many services and amenties, and 'things to do' at Weinberg Village!
The Abagail is "The crowning jewel of our Tampa Assisted Living Residences."
The Abagail is located in the heart of South Tampa's Hyde Park Village. Sweetwater Manor is a family owned and operated Tampa assisted living management company that operates and manages a 3 Assisted Living/Senior communities in the Tampa, Florida area including The Abagail.
At Paragon Care Assisted Living Facility,our loving family atmosphere in a ,secure,home -like surroundings is what sets us apart from other retirement resident. Paragon Care Assisted Living Facility is a home for just six seniors. Our small size ensures each of our resident receive the love and attention they need. We offer all the comforts of home with 24 hour resident care . We also have a nurse on call 24 hours per day. Loving assistant with activities of daily living such as bathing,dressing,eating,assistance with medication and other personal care services. Our home has been designed in a way that provides comfort and security along with love and values which means we treat our patients with respect and dignity. We also offer respite and adult day care.
Please feel free to contact us for further information or to set up an appointment.813-956-8270
Hillsborough County,Florida offers an Aging Services department that offers a wide range of services and programs which include Alzheimer's
Disease Initiative programs; volunteer opportunities and programs (which enlists persons 55 and older to help out in hospitals,assisted living homes and other community centers and outlets);
senior centers; Day Care Programs, and much more.