Assisted Living Ocala, FL

Welcome to the Ocala, FL page for assisted living facilities and information. Are you interested in assisted living facilities for yourself or a loved one?

We want the best for our family, that’s why it’s important to take a careful look at all options when selecting an assisted living community. Assisted Living Center is committed to assisting our users find the right assisted living facility in Ocala, FL. We can help lower your concern by providing you with superior assisted living options.

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21 Assisted Living Facilities in Ocala, FL

Browse local facilities to learn more about living options, photos, cost, reviews, activities, events, and more. Call (800) 755-1458 To speak to a professional for more help.

The following communities are located within 15 miles of Ocala, FL.

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Cost of Assisted Living in Ocala, FL

It is essential to recognize what determines the fees for care in an Ocala, FL assisted living facility. The largest charge is the room. Is it a private one-bedroom with a bathroom and kitchen, or is it a shared residence? What level of aid will the occupant need? Will this level of care be enough for the near future, or will increased care be needed?

  • Assisted Living Ocala Low: $1,030.00
  • Assisted Living Ocala Average: $2,600.00
  • Assisted Living Ocala High: $6,025.00
  • Florida Average: $3,500.00
  • National Average: $4,000.00

Reservation Deposit

It is common for reservation deposits to be required at most assisted living facilities for future occupants in Ocala. The deposit reserves the accommodations of your choosing for a certain period. It’s sometimes called a “community fee” and can be a couple thousand dollars. Typically, this deposit is not applied to any other charges and is occasionally refundable only if the future resident is unable to move into the facility for health reasons.

Base Fee

Essentially this covers “rent” once you live in the assisted living community. In Ocala the cost is modified depending upon the square feet of the residential unit and if it’s private or 2 bedroom. Base fees include most basic housekeeping, utilities, maintenance, and some meals. The base fee is also based on the level of service required; i.e. independent living, assisted living, or memory care.

Care Services Fee

This fee by and large uses a tiered model based upon the amount of care you need and it gets added to the monthly base fee. The amount of care is mostly based on the number of activities of daily living for which a resident needs regular assistance. ADLs include activities such as eating, bathing, toileting, dressing, and more. The month to month cost for care services in Ocala, FL may vary from $150 or so for tier one and could go up to a few thousand dollars per month for tier five assisted living care. Correctly estimating the degree of assistance needed is a crucial aspects when deciding, and also one of the more difficult to understand. The more exhaustive, clinical, and detailed the assessment, the better the plan of care and grasping of the cost.

Other Fees

Today, many residents of assisted living communities need assistance remembering to take medicines at the right time and in the correct amount. Many assisted living communities supply prescription drug supervision services for a separate charge. It is commonly $200-$300 a month, based on how complicated the medicine administration is. If desired, additional support services like physical or occupational therapy can also be billed every month. Non-care affiliated services, probably guest parking, additional meals, and some events too.

Ocala, FL Assisted Living Amenities

The quality of life for a resident is dependent on what amenities are provided. All communities provide some standard, making sure seniors are comfortable and content. Common amenities offered include Smoke Detector, Room Controlled Heat, A/C, and Certified Nurse Staff. Larger facilities in Ocala have many luxurious amenities, so seniors feel like they’re staying at a resort.

Ocala, FL Assisted Living Services

During the course your search you will discover that facilities in Ocala offer a wide variety of assisted living services. Activities of Daily Living, Assistance with Bathing, Incontinence Care, and Scheduling Appointments are common services offered at assisted living facilities. It is essential to figure out what services are covered and ones that incur additional charges. You don’t want to be shocked by your first invoice.

Ocala, FL Assisted Living Activities

Seniors require routine activities to stay healthy and energetic. A community should have a full schedule of events in the community as well as trips to local attractions. Communities schedule activities like Dancing, Social Hour, and Birthday Parties for residents to keep busy. Residents in Ocala have access to local restaurants, shopping, parks, and other attractions.

70% of seniors over the age of 64 will need long term care during their lives according to Genworth Financial.

Financial information and statistics based on Genworth Financial and Senior Advice.