AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Memory care facilities provide housing and care for people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Memory care empowers seniors with memory impairment to stay as active and engaged as possible, while living in a dignified, safe and supervised setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors are widely knowledgeable about memory care in Fort Lauderdale, FL and nearby cities. After an initial assessment, your advisor will send you a list of memory care providers that most closely match your loved one's essential needs for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.Memory Care Costs in Fort Lauderdale, FL
Price varies widely depending on location, care required, size of the resident’s living space and the level of luxury at the community. The price of memory care in Fort Lauderdale ranges from $1,500 to $5,400 a month.
Memory Care Costs in Nearby Cities* The costs above represent the AVERAGE monthly cost of memory care for a one person bedroom in that city.
Facts about Fort Lauderdale
Neighborhoods in Fort Lauderdale include: Chula Vista, Golden Heights, Melrose Park, Palm Aire, Poinsettia Heights, Rio Vista, Riverland Village, Rock Island, Seven Isles, Twin Lakes, Coral Ridge, Coral Ridge Isles, Harbor Beach, Imperial Point, Nurmi Isles, Sunrise Key, Bal Harbour, Bermuda Riviera, Beverly Heights, and Birch Park Finger Streets.
The official website for the city of Fort Lauderdale is http://www.fortlauderdale.gov.
Fort Lauderdale is represented by Commissioners Jack Seiler, City Manager Arleen Gross, City Clerk Bruce G. Roberts, Dean J. Trantalis, and Romney Rogers, Mayor Lee R. Feldman, and Vice Mayor Robert L. McKinzie.
Fort Lauderdale /ËŒfÉ”É™rt ËˆlÉ”ËdÉ™rdeÉªl/ (frequently abbreviated as Ft. Lauderdale) is a city in the U.S. state of Florida, on the Atlantic coast 23 miles (37 km) north of Miami. It is the county seat of Broward County. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 165,521. It is a principal city of the South Florida metropolitan area, which was home to 5,564,635 people at the 2010 census.The city is a popular tourist destination, with an average year-round temperature of 75.5 °F (24.2 °C), and 3,000 hours of sunshine per year. Greater Fort Lauderdale which takes in all of Broward County hosted 12 million visitors in 2012, including 2.8 million international visitors. The city and county in 2012 collected $43.9 million from the 5% bed tax it charges, after hotels in the area recorded an occupancy rate for the year of 72.7 percent and an average daily rate of $114.48. The district has 561 hotels and motels comprising nearly 35,000 rooms. Forty six cruise ships sailed from Port Everglades in 2012. Greater Fort Lauderdale has over 4,000 restaurants, 63 golf courses, 12 shopping malls, 16 museums, 132 nightclubs, 278 parkland campsites, and 100 marinas housing 45,000 resident yachts.Fort Lauderdale is named after a series of forts built by the United States during the Second Seminole War. The forts took their name from Major William Lauderdale (1782—1838), younger brother of Lieutenant Colonel James Lauderdale. William Lauderdale was the commander of the detachment of soldiers who built the first fort. However, development of the city did not begin until 50 years after the forts were abandoned at the end of the conflict. Three forts named "Fort Lauderdale" were constructed; the first was at the fork of the New River, the second at Tarpon Bend on the New River between the Colee Hammock and Rio Vista neighborhoods, and the third near the site of the Bahia Mar Marina.