This page is dedicated to providing accurate assisted living and long-term care information for seniors, families, and caregivers in the Fort Lauderdale area. At this time, the Median Monthly Cost for Assisted Living in Florida (Private, One-Bedroom) is: $3,045.
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Fort Lauderdale, aside from being located in a sunny beach side setting, has a great many services and programs that cater especially to seniors. Perhaps most notably, Fort Lauderdale is home to the ‘Annual South Florida Senior Games’ – a wonderful and competitive event that is made up of a number of athletic and leisure activities.
The senior games are held in a number of locations in Broward County, and it presented by the City of Fort Lauderdale, as well as other cities in Broward County. The minimum age requirement is 50. To find out more, please call the South Florida Senior Games Hotline at 954-828-4600.
Fort Lauderdale also has a number of Adult Day Care Options available – even for seniors with Alzheimer’s. The Northwest Federated Woman’s Club Senior Alzheimer and Adult Daycare is located at 2185 Northwest 19th Street in Fort Lauderdale. Their phone number is (954) 714-3500.
There are also a number of “Meals on Wheels” senior meal programs in the Fort Lauderdale area. Health-E Home Delivered Meals is one program – their number is 954-975-9611.
Fort Lauderdale is also home to numerous assisted living facilities and Alzheimer’s / Memory care residences. Many of these facilities are smaller, more residential type homes with capacities of under 10 people, but there are a few that are much larger, and can accept residents with a wide range of needs or medical issues. We hope that this page may provide a useful starting point for your research into the many assisted living options available in Fort Lauderdale.
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Our Facilities are the only ones in the area Whose Entire staff is Spanish speaking. Se Habla Espanol!
We are 15 minutes from downtown Fort Lauderdale known as the “Venice of America” with its large multicultural population of elderly, retired residents in needs of care.
The 6-bed Assisted Living Facility provides a special combination of housing, personalized supportive services and medical care to our residents. Operated by the Bruce family; it is licensed by the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA)
Located just 20 miles north of Fort Lauderdale, Park Summit is owned by Five Star Senior Living, and offers independent and assisted living, skilled nursing, and more. We offer a free stay in a furnished apartment for up to 3 days for future residents who want to try out retirement living at Park Summit, without having to sign anything or put any money down before they are sure that it is right for them. 954-752-9500
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5300 N Hiatus Rd
Sunrise, FL 33351-8701
The center is open Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
2185 NW 19th Street Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311