The elderly feel an enormous amount of pressure to live comfortably in their twilight years which may include declining health and limited financial resources. When it’s time for the elderly loved ones in your life to find living arrangements that meet their changing needs, consider using our senior care directory to find your loved one the right assisted living facility. We can direct you to the senior living that offers the independence desired coupled with the professional oversight needed.
We have full knowledge of local facilities designed to meet the needs of the independent elderly who may or may not need some assistance. The seniors receive minor to major assistance as well as help with daily chores or other activities of daily living. These living facilities are equipped to help with many different senior living scenarios and they offer private apartments with amenities and inclusive services.
Assisted living facilities have private apartments from the size of a studio, one bedroom or a two bedroom. The apartment’s cost includes electricity, gas, heat, air conditioning and garbage. In Lauderhill, Florida the cost of living is 15% lower than the rest of the country making the cost of a one bedroom apartment approximately $3000 per month. This price is $400 – $500 less than hiring a home health aide or a home services technician for the month. Included in the cost is housekeeping services and 24 hour access to additional help from the facility’s staff. This cost when compared to the prohibitive cost of adult day care (around $1300 in Florida) added to the cost of the senior’s existing housing cost is far more manageable.
Another reason, a senior might choose to live in Lauderhill is the fact that it is the home of the Inverrary Golf Club, host of both the LPGA and the PGA golf tournaments. Lauderhill is also the neighbor to Fort Lauderdale, which has many activities and entertainment for seniors to enjoy as well. There’s a wealth of fine dining in and around Lauderhill, spanning a wide range of tastes from Italian at the Fra Diavolo Restaurant; Mexican at the Café Istambul, French at the La Creperie or American fare at a wide number of restaurants. Before or after dinner watch a Theatre production at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. Seniors will find that there is something for everyone in or very near Lauderhill.
If you’re a senior resident of Florida or planning to relocate to Florida, you’ll find the Lauderhill area well equipped to service your needs. In fact the city of Lauderhill has its own adult center that offers activities geared for persons 55 and up. They offer many types of programs from yoga to general exercise and arts and crafts to creative art therapy. The center offers classes on topics important to seniors, like AARP Drivers Safety, Senior Legal Aide and it also offers medical screenings.
Seniors seeking a place to live that will accommodate all their needs should consider the benefits available at an assisted living facility. Senior residents live in private apartments and have the benefit of being surrounded by their peers, many of whom have similar interests and values. The communities are designed to offer the best care to its residents, which can take the form of many levels of care from monitoring only to administering medical care for some major illnesses. And, perhaps most importantly, the costs can be very affordable for most seniors. When searching for an assisted living facility in Lauderhill, FL begin by entering your desired neighborhood into the search bar above. You’ll find a complete description of each senior housing and senior care option in the area.