AlzheimersNet is your comprehensive guide to memory care in Homestead, FL. Memory care communities provide housing and care for people age 65 and older with Alzheimer's disease and other kinds of dementia. Memory care enables 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 Homestead, FL and nearby cities. After an initial assessment, your advisor will send you a list of memory care facilities that fit your loved one's unique needs for care and living preferences, as well as your family's finances.Memory Care Costs in Homestead, 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 Homestead ranges from $2,000 to $3,850 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 Homestead
The official website for the city of Homestead is http://www.cityofhomestead.com.
Homestead is represented by City Clerk Stephen R. Shelley, City Manager Jeffrey "Jeff" D. Porter, Councilmembers Elizabeth Sewell, Mayor Jon Burgess, Patrica Fairclough-McCormick, Elvis R. Maldonado, Judy Waldman, and Jimmie L. Williams, III, and Vice Mayor George Gretsas.
Homestead is a city within Miami-Dade County in the U.S. state of Florida, nestled between Biscayne National Park to the east and Everglades National Park to the west. Homestead is primarily a Miami suburb and a major agricultural area.Homestead was incorporated in 1913 and is the second oldest city in Miami-Dade County next to the city of Miami. It is located approximately 35 miles (56 km) southwest of Miami, and 25 miles (40 km) northwest of Key Largo. The name originates from when the Florida East Coast Railway extension to Key West was being built. The rail line was passing through an area opened up for homesteading, and as the construction camp at the end of the line did not have a particular name, construction materials and supplies for the workers were consigned to "Homestead Country", shortened to "Homestead" by the engineers who mapped the area. The population was 60,512 at the 2010 census. Homestead and neighboring South Miami-Dade County communities bore the brunt of Category 5 Hurricane Andrew on August 24, 1992.The city of Homestead is located near the southern terminus of the Homestead Extension of Florida's Turnpike where it ends at its junction with U.S. 1. Homestead is immediately north and east of Florida City, and these two cities comprise the greater Homestead-Florida City area. Some of the notable unincorporated communities in the area are Redland, Leisure City, Naranja, and Princeton.