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Best Assisted Living Facilities in Miami, FL

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Our goal is to connect people with the best local professionals. We scored Miami Assisted Living Facilities on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Miami, FL 33126

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5.0 (18)
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4.4 (17)
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4.0 (5)

Why choose this provider?

Residential Plaza Blue Lagoon offers caring, supportive assisted living services in Miami to allow seniors to retain independence and dignity. Residents receive personal care services, concierge services, housekeeping, and medication management from compassionate staff. The facility has on-site registered and licensed nurses, nutrition counseling, and physical therapy services. It offers restaurant-style meals in a family-style dining room, plus room service. Wellness programs include social, cultural, educational, physical, and spiritual activities to keep seniors active and engaged. Features of the community, which offers several levels of care, include a terrace, courtyard, library, and multipurpose room.

Miami, FL 33193

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5.0 (6)
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5.0 (2)

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American Home Care Facility Inc. is a licensed assisted living community that provides personalized care to seniors throughout Miami, Florida, and the surrounding area. The contemporary, immaculate, facility recognizes the importance of celebrating life with BBQ's, brunches, birthday parties, and pizza party celebrations. Residents and family members are provided with gifts, and every month, a resident is selected and displayed as the resident of the month. The facility promotes independence, health, and well-being, giving wheelchair accessible showers and stimulating recreational activities. The facility offers healthy home-cooked quality meals, medication management, and assistance with daily activities. Spanish speakers are available.

Miami, FL 33144

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4.4 (21)
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5.0 (11)

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The Pointe of North Gables is an assisted living community in Miami, Florida. It provides an enriching environment and encourages independent living while providing 24-hour care. The facility offers fully furnished private and shared accommodation in tropical surroundings. All rooms have private bathrooms, closets, and HD televisions. Trained caregivers and elder-care experts provide assistance with walking, grooming, medication, and laundry. Three fresh home-cooked meals with a Latin flavor are prepared for residents daily. Social interactions are encouraged, and residents enjoy parties, birthdays, dancing, movies, games, special events, family visits as well as organized excursions.

Cutler Bay, FL 33157

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4.9 (77)
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4.0 (42)
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1.5 (11)

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Located in Miami, Florida, East Ridge at Cutler Bay is an nonprofit assisted living facility that helps residents with aspects of day-to-day life, allowing them to rediscover old passions or take on new ones. Staff support the seniors with activities such as hygiene, mobility, medication management, and dressing and handle other services, including housekeeping, linen, and laundry. Scheduled transportation is provided to bring residents to doctor's appointments and off-site outings. Seniors can partake in activities to engage their mind, body, and spirit, such as movies, board games, and music classes.

Compare our Top Assisted Living Facilities

NameExpertise RatingAddressPromotionsLearn more
Residential Plaza Blue Lagoon
Miami, FL 33126
American Home Care Facility Inc
Miami, FL 33193
The Pointe of North Gables
Miami, FL 33144
East Ridge at Cutler Bay
Cutler Bay, FL 33157

FAQs

  • How is assisted living different from a nursing home?

    Nursing homes are for people who require round-the-clock care, while assisted living facilities are for those who need some help, but are also capable of managing some of their daily activities on their own. Nursing homes are more expensive, and may look more like a clinic or hospital rather than a home.

  • What are Activities of Daily Living or "ADLs"?

    You’ll hear about ADLs, or Activities of Daily Living, when you’re researching assisted living facilities. These are the basic tasks that we undertake each day, such as dressing, grooming, bathing, toileting, and walking. Not being able to do several of the ADLs is a sign that you or your loved one should consider moving to an assisted living facility.

  • Do I pay for assisted living on a monthly basis?

    Usually, yes. You should receive a statement each month that indicates the base fee (the rent you're paying for your space) along with a services fee, which covers the time spent by staff members helping the resident with their ADLs.

  • Are there low-cost options for assisted living facilities?

    HUD (U.S. Housing and Urban Development) has a program called Section 202 that provides supportive housing for very low-income elders, and your local agency for the elderly will have information on state and regional programs.

  • Am I allowed to keep my car at an assisted living facility?

    Probably, but you will need to talk to the facility to find out what its rules are for residential driving. There may be an additional parking fee required. If you do not drive, your facility should be able to offer rides to shopping and health care appointments.

  • Do assisted living facilities allow pets?

    They may — you will need to ask if your pet is allowed. Cats are often fine, but there may be restrictions on large dog breeds or on the number of pets that are allowed.

  • What happens if the resident’s health declines after they are in an assisted living facility?

    Many assisted living facilities include several levels of care, so if declining health means that more care is required, they can stay where they are, although the cost will increase. You can also consider hiring a private duty nurse or moving the resident to a more comprehensive care nursing home.