Assisted Living in Lakeland, FL

What does assisted living in Lakeland, FL mean to you and your loved one?

Having your loved one under the care of a residential Assisted Living Options in Lakeland, FLcommunity in Lakeland, FL that is licensed by the Agency for Health Care Administration, Bureau of Long Term Care Services, means having the peace of mind in knowing that they will be in a safe, secure & comfortable environment. Assisted Living Communities in the state of Florida offer one of one the following licenses in their residential communities, a limited nursing service license, which allows particular nursing services to be preformed under certain state regulations; a limited mental health license which serves low income and ill residents under a contract with home health agencies; and a extended congregate care license, which offers extended nursing services and assistance with activities. These residences offer personal care services and some home health services for your elderly, disabled or ill family member.


Frequently Asked Questions on Assisted Living in Lakeland

Are assisted living costs paid by Medicaid or Medicare?

Traditionally, Medicaid will likely not cover the expense of room and board in an assisted living facility. Medicaid can cover many of the care programs provided in an assisted living facility like medication management, rehab and therapy services. The majority of states offer health care waivers or monetary support programs that will help pay for housing costs not included in Medicaid.

The costs linked to relocating to and living in an assisted living community are not covered by Medicare Insurance. Medicare insurance coverage extends to short term, prescribed care or medication by a physician. If relocating to an assisted living community is not your decision and being recommended by your physician, Medicare can cover some of the expenses for a specific time period. Medicaid and additional state operated programs can economically support people searching for support.

How expensive is the price of assisted living services in Florida?

Cost of services can vary by facility however if you are trying to find an average for Florida, $3,500 a month is what Genworth identified for a state median as part of their most current review of assisted living centers in the USA.

What forms of care services are generally typical in an assisted living center?

As defined by the state, assisted living facilities must deliver certain care services for their residents to stay licensed. Although assisted living communities differ by state, you can expect these types of services to be made available for residents:

  • Nursing Care and Medical Services
  • Distribution of Medication
  • Emergency Call Systems
  • Dining Services and Meal Prep
  • Exercise and Social Activities

What kind of assisted living costs are tax deductible?

A lot of assisted living residents are surprised to learn that all or most of your assisted living costs are tax deductible. According to the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) “long term care services” can be deducted as unreimbursed medical fees. For some residents, the whole monthly fee may be deductible.

Do assisted living communities need to get a license?

In order for an assisted living community to open its doors and accept residents, they have to first get licensed through the state. To be able to receive a state license, communities must pass an inspection from a regulatory company along with passing a basic licensure test on the policies to run in the state. The assisted living facilities listed on the New LifeStyles site are all licensed elder care service providers.


The Facts about Assisted Living in Lakeland, FL

In the 1990s assisted living originated as an elder care alternative. These communities are for seniors who cannot live by themselves. Assisted living communities provide long term care services and promote independent lifestyles for all of their residents. These communities also provide assistance with day to day life activities. Other states may use similar terms to describe assisted living which include adult family homes, Alternative care facilities and family care homes.

Lakeland, FL Assisted Living Communities

There are 18 assisted living communities in Lakeland that may be a correct fit for you and your family. See below or click to view a list of the assisted living facilities in Lakeland. There are many different housing options available in assisted living communities. These residences offer smaller residential communities with home-like settings to grand communities all offering the same personalized care services for your loved one.

The Lakeland Area

The City of Lakeland is a populous growing city located in central Florida near Orlando. Cities near Lakeland include Winston, Plant City, Bartow, Eaton Park and more. Lakeland, FL houses sites and attractions such as the Joker Marchant Stadium, Common Ground Park, Lake Morton and The Florida Air Museum at Sun ‘n Fun. Lakeland, FL is sure to meet the needs of you and your loved one.

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Top Assisted Living, Assisted Living Residence, Basic Care Facilities, Housing with Services, Supported Living Communities in lakeland, fl

Alafia Village

3918 Kings Ave
Brandon, FL 33511

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Ambitious Assisted Living

3939 Country Pl
Winter Haven, FL 33880

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American House

38130 Pretty Pond Rd
Zephyrhills, FL 33540

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Angels TCH

504 Apache Trl
Brandon, FL 33511

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Angels TCH

11207 Cocoa Beach Dr
Riverview, FL 33569

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Angels TCH

3115 S Miller Rd
Valrico, FL 33596

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Anglels Touch Assisted Living Center

12413 Riverglen Dr
Riverview, FL 33569

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Arbor Oaks at Lakeland Hills

4141 Lakeland Hills Blvd
Lakeland, FL 33805

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Assured Care Assisted Living Facility

12209 Matchfield Way
Riverview, FL 33579

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Assured Care Asst Living Facility North

2006 Wrangler Dr
Brandon, FL 33511

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Autumn Breeze Assisted Living Facility

904 Lake Martha Dr
Winter Haven, FL 33881

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Ava Cares II

616 Valley Vista Dr
Brandon, FL 33511

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Ava Cares III

2318 Cherry Ridge Ln
Brandon, FL 33511

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Ava Cares IV

1007 Brooker Rd
Brandon, FL 33511

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Ava Cares VII

713 Pearl Cir
Brandon, FL 33510

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Azalea Oaks Place ALF

902 Charlie Griffin Rd
Plant City, FL 33566

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Azalea's Assisted Living Facility

38906 North Ave
Zephyrhills, FL 33540

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Bayvue Assisted Living Facility

2506 Lithia Pinecrest Rd
Valrico, FL 33596

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Bellatage Assisted Living

701 Overlook Dr SE
Winter Haven, FL 33884

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Benrac Home Assisted Living Facility

910 Briarcliff Dr
Valrico, FL 33594

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Brisas Del Caribe Asst Living Facility

2203 Shermont Pl
Brandon, FL 33511

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Brookdale Brandon

700 S Kings Ave
Brandon, FL 33511

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Brookdale Highlands

4250 Lakeland Highlands Rd
Lakeland, FL 33813

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Brookdale Oakbridge

3110 Oakbridge Blvd E
Lakeland, FL 33803

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Brookdale Winter Haven

6110 Cypress Gardens Blvd SE
Winter Haven, FL 33884

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