This is your guide to memory care in St. Augustine, FL. Memory care communities offer housing and care for seniors 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 secure setting. Our local Senior Living Advisors have local expertise in dementia care in St. Augustine, FL and nearby cities. After an initial assessment, your advisor will prepare a list of memory care facilities that fit your loved one's unique priorities for care and living preferences, as well as your family's finances.
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 St. Augustine
The official website for the city of St. Augustine is http://www.ci.st-augustine.fl.us/.
St. Augustine is represented by Mayor Nancy Shaver.
St. Augustine (Spanish: San AgustÃn) is a city in northeast Florida and the oldest continuously occupied European-established settlement in the continental United States. The county seat of St. Johns County, it is part of Florida's First Coast region and the Jacksonville metropolitan area. According to the 2010 census, the city population was 12,975. The United States Census Bureau's 2013 estimate of the city's population was 13,679, while the urban area had a population of 69,173 in 2012.Saint Augustine was founded on September 8, 1565, by Spanish admiral and Florida's first governor, Pedro MenÃ©ndez de AvilÃ©s. He named the settlement "San AgustÃn", as his ships bearing settlers, troops, and supplies from Spain had first sighted land in Florida on August 28, 1565, the feast day of St. Augustine. The city served as the capital of Spanish Florida for over 200 years, and remained the capital of East Florida when the territory briefly changed hands between Spain and Britain. It was designated the capital of the Florida Territory until Tallahassee was made the capital in 1824. Since the late 19th century, St. Augustine's distinct historical character has made the city a major tourist attraction. It is also the headquarters for the Florida National Guard.