AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Gainesville, FL. Memory care facilities provide housing and care for seniors with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Memory care enables seniors who have memory loss to stay as active and engaged as they possibly can, while living in a dignified, comfortable and supervised setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors have local expertise in dementia care in Gainesville, FL and nearby cities. After an initial consultation, your advisor will prepare a list of memory care facilities that fit your loved one's specific requirements for care and living preferences, as well as your family's budget.Memory Care Costs in Gainesville, 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 Gainesville ranges from $2,500 to $5,300 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 Gainesville
The official website for the city of Gainesville is http://www.cityofgainesville.org.
Gainesville is represented by Mayor Russ Blackburnand Commission Ed Braddy.
Gainesville is the county seat and largest city in Alachua County, Florida, and the principal city of the Gainesville, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA). The population of Gainesville in the 2013 US Census was 127,488, a 2.4% growth from 2010. Gainesville is the largest city in the region of North Central Florida.Gainesville is home to the University of Florida, the nation's eighth largest university campus by enrollment, as well as to Santa Fe College. The Gainesville MSA was ranked as the #1 place to live in North America in the 2007 edition of Cities Ranked and Rated. Also in 2007, Gainesville was ranked as one of the "best places to live and play" in the United States by National Geographic Adventure. Gainesville was ranked as the "5th meanest city" in the United States by the National Coalition for the Homeless twice, first in 2004 for its criminalization of homelessness and then in 2009 for its ordinance restricting soup kitchens to 130 meals a day.