Based in a mostly suburban part of Pinellas County, Palm Harbor has nineteen residential care facilities close to the city that provides seniors a collection of care options of which to choose from. While it is challenging to walk for the sick or elderly, moving around the city is comparatively doable for healthy individuals. Should the need arise, there are a number of hospitals and nursing homes nearby.
Senior Living Amenities & Services in Palm Harbor
Feeling secure at a facility is largely about finding the right combination of amenities that are available at a given facility. Some standard amenities in Palm Harbor include:
Palliative care and medical support
It is also possible to find senior care facilities that can meet patient needs. Some arrange for devotional services. Still other long term care facilities provide transportation (free and at-cost), or even can provide care like blood glucose monitoring. Some facilities arrange for kosher meals. They may also allow dogs/cats, arrange outdoor activities, and provide resident parking for those who can still drive.
While not imperative, when contacting the facilities in these lists it can be convenient to have the resident's medical history including any insurance, doctor, and facility names and contacts for any questions the facility intake manager might have. This can aid in planning any specialized care the individual might require.
Assisted Living Costs
Compiling recent records the cost of residential care facilities in Palm Harbor is around $2,800 every month. In comparison, the cost for assisted living facilities in the state of Florida is $3,720 per month. Additionally, there usually are a number of state aid programs to help lower the cost of care for low-earning families. View a more detailed breakdown of costs with comparisons for other nearby cities below.
Source: Aggregated from the Genworth 2013, 2015 Cost of Care Survey, state licensing units, and from facility surveys. While we make every effort to ensure accuracy, please confirm details with facilities directly.