The Legacy at Highwoods Preserve features an innovative approach to assisted living and memory care, based upon the latest research and utilizing state-of-the-art technology in an atmosphere of gracious senior living.
Emerald Gardens Assisted Living is a small caring community in Clearwater, Florida offering a secure and comfortable environment to those who need help with activities of daily living. Accommodations include private and shared rooms.
Aging in place in a gorgeous Florida setting is possible when you join Sun Towers Retirement Community because we offer a continuum of long-term care services that are complemented by first-class amenities.
Located near the downtown, Heritage ALF of Plant City is near numerous shops and restaurants. We provide quality care and service to our residents, affording each resident with the dignity and respect they deserve.
For families seeking memory care or assisted living services for a loved one, they can trust Osprey Health Care Center to deliver the compassionate care that is needed for them to remain active and enjoy life.
Everybody at Brookdale Carrollwood was very pleasant. There were lots of people doing different activities. The place seemed very pleasant and clean. My biggest criticism of it was the way the rooms were set up. They weren't really apartments per se, it was more like a studio apartment. She prefers to have a separate...
Brookdale Northdale was a nice facility, but I found it to be bigger than what I would have liked. I think my mother would have gotten lost in it, which is why I was against it. The rooms were very nice, and the staff seemed nice. It was all very well kept and clean, but they had a lot of add-on fees that were...
I visited Brookdale Northdale, which was very lavish and expensive. The place and staff were good. The rooms were nice and clean. They had a lot of activities and a very nice dining room. The residents that I saw seemed to be OK.
I had the privilege of visiting Adams House of Tampa and was fascinated at how huge the bathrooms were. Easy to access with a wheelchair and the double sinks were perfect. The units were huge as well, reminding me of a log cabin look. Even though the units came with hardwood floors, it's plenty of room to decorate...
Review by Sharon A. - Penrose Senior Care Auditors®
An easily accessible facility with beautifully landscaped and clean grounds. There were comfortable looking chairs tastefully placed around the outside entry area. Once inside I was greeted by a receptionist and a friendly and helpful Director of Sales, Theresa. The dining area was set for lunch in brown and beige...
Warm weather, numerous assisted living communities and easy access to healthcare make Tampa a great place to consider for a relaxing retirement. It ranks as the third-most populous city in the entire state of Florida with nearly 350,000 residents. Located just 200 miles northwest of Miami and 180 miles southeast of Jacksonville, Tampa offers a nicely centralized location for some of the biggest attractions in the state.
Ethnic diversity brings a wide range of cultures together to mix in the Tampa area. Where other cities battle increasing violent crime rates, Tampa communities offer a progressively safer environment as the police report fewer and fewer violent crimes each year. Great year-round temperatures and easy access to the ocean make Tampa great place to live.
This county-sponsored service provides door-to-door, wheelchair-accessible transportation for elderly, low-income and disabled residents. Service is primarily to doctors’ appointments, adult day care centers and nutrition sites, although non-medical trips can be arranged on a space-available basis.
Discounts for Seniors in Tampa
AMC Movie Theaters There are several AMC movie theaters in Tampa and they offer senior discounts. People age 60 and older can get $4 off of a full-price adult ticket on Tuesdays at AMC. The discount does not apply on holidays or for 3-D movies.
Amtrak (TPA) Amtrak has a train station in Tampa and it offers discounts to seniors traveling anywhere. Anyone age 62 or older can get 15% off the lowest fare for any trip, with the exception of sleeper suites and the Auto Train.
Busch Gardens This popular Tampa attraction offers $3 off one-day tickets to anyone age 50 and older.
Hillsborough Area Regional Transit (HART) HART offers a variety of discounts on day passes as well as one-way fares on any of their transportation services in Tampa for people age 65 and older with a valid HART ID. Discounts on one-way fares and day passes for seniors 65 and older.
Straz Center Formerly known as the Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, this theater attracts top acts and shows from around the world. It offers discounts for people age 65 and older on certain shows if the tickets are purchased 90 to 30 minutes before curtain time on the day of the performance.
Tampa Museum of Art Seniors age 50 and older can get $2.50 off the regular $10 ticket for admission to this local museum.
Tampa Theatre The Tampa Theatre offers $2 off tickets for regular films, silent films, and sing-a-longs for people age 50 and older.
Tampa Senior Centers
Oaks at Riverview Senior Center 101 East Kirby St., Tampa, FL 33604
Phyllis H. Busansky Senior Center 4102 W. Spruce St., Tampa, FL 33607
Town ‘N Country 7606 Paula Drive, Tampa, FL 33615
Tampa Senior Services
Hillsborough County Aging Services This agency provides a variety of social services and health assistance to impaired seniors age 60 and older in the city of Tampa and all of Hillsborough County.
Central Intake Unit - County Center, 25th Floor
601 E. Kennedy Blvd., Tampa, FL 33602
Adult Day Service Program Adult day services provide social interaction, activities, and meals to seniors age 60 and older in Tampa and Hillsborough County who are declining in physical or mental health or both. These services also provide respite for caregivers.
This county service provides a variety of in-home help to seniors age 60 or older who are in need. Services vary according to need, but can include things such as companionship, meal preparation, housekeeping, and personal care.
Meal Home Delivery Service This city of Tampa and Hillsborough County service provides home meal delivery to seniors age 60 and older who are not able to leave their homes to get groceries or prepare their own meals.
Map of Tampa Assisted Living Facilities
Tampa, FL Assisted Living Costs
Tampa, FL Assisted Living Costs
The median cost of Assisted Living in Tampa for a single-occupancy apartment is $2,750/month (Genworth - 2013). This monthly cost typically includes rent, utilities, dining, housekeeping and transportation.
Cost data provided by senior living communities and compiled by SeniorHomes.com is subject to change without notice. This data is for informational purposes only and may contain inaccuracies. Your actual senior living costs may vary depending on your personal situation.