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Assisted Living in Bartow, FL

  • Assisted Living Costs in Bartow, FL

    Cost for a single bedroom in Bartow runs between $2,495 to $4,195 a month.

    Availability is almost guaranteed but you can request information online by filling out the form to the right or call us at 855-363-2002 for a no-cost, in-depth assessment of your senior care needs. Our compassionate advisors can help you find the best Bartow assisted living facilities for your unique needs and budget.

    The official website for the city of Bartow is http://bartow.govoffice.com/.

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  • Facts about Bartow

    Bartow is also known as: Polk County / Bartow city.

    And some of the notable people born here have been: Ray Lewis (american football player and actor), Keydrick Vincent (american football player), Rick Wilson (race car driver), Alonzo Highsmith (american football player), and Marcus Floyd (american football player).

    And featured attractions of Bartow: Old Polk County Courthouse, Benjamin Franklin Holland House, John J. Swearingen House, South Florida Military College, and Oak Hill Cemetery.

    Bartow is the county seat of Polk County, Florida. Founded in 1851 as Fort Blount, the city was renamed in honor of Francis S. Bartow the first brigade commander to die in combat during the American Civil War. According to the U.S. Census Bureau 2000 Census, the city had a population of 15,340 and an estimated population of 16,959 in 2009. It is part of the Lakeland-Winter Haven Metropolitan Statistical Area, which had an estimated population of 584,383 in 2009. As of 2012, the mayor of Bartow is Leo E. Longworth.Located near the source of the Peace River, Bartow is approximately 39 miles (63 km) east of the Tampa Bay Area and 50 miles (80 km) southwest of the Greater Orlando area. The city is near the center of "Lightning Alley" and has frequent afternoon thunderstorms in the summer, but typically has sunny and mild winters. Government, mining, and agriculture are the major sectors of the area's economy. The primary roads in the Bartow area are U.S. Route 17, U.S. Route 98 and State Road 60 which provide access to locations throughout Central Florida.The official city nickname is the "City of Oaks and Azaleas", but informally it is often called "the 'Tow". Three districts within the city are on the National Register of Historical Places. Other historic landmarks include the Old Polk County Courthouse built in 1909 and Bartow High School, formerly Summerlin Institute, the oldest high school in the county. The current school within the school, Summerlin Academy, is named in honor of the former school name. Although Bartow has been eclipsed in population, importance and name recognition by other cities in the county, particularly Lakeland and Winter Haven, the city has retained its small city heritage and its distinctive Southern culture. With the annexation of 18,000 acres (73 km2) of former phosphate mining land owned by the Clear Springs Land Company, Bartow's population is projected to increase to over 25,000 by 2015 and over 45,000 by 2030.

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Bartow Florida Assisted Living Facilities

There is a doctor on call, a podiatrist visits the community to address any issues related to your feet, physical therapy can be done on-site by a visiting physical therapist, an occupational therapist visits and helps residents, speech therapy is offered via a speech therapist who comes to the community often, complimentary transportation is at the disposal of residents, and respite care is offered.
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  • Southland Suites - Lakeland
    4250 Lakeland Highlands Road
    Lakeland, FL 33813
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Nutrient rich meals are provided to residents, there is a physician on call at all hours, a podiatrist visits the community to address any issues related to your feet, a dentist visits this location regularly, regular occupational therapy by a visiting therapist helps you stay active and engaged, staff is trained to deal with any exit seeking behaviors that may need to be handled, and the property has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine.
  • Sterling House of Winter Haven
    6110 Cypress Gardens Boulevard
    Winter Haven, FL 33884
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Professional nurses are on staff to help you, the community is secured for the safety of patients that might be exit seeking, this community has been built specifically for the purpose of memory and dementia care, caregiver employees can deal with any wandering issues memory care residents may have, full-service medication administration is available, the property has a nurse that is able to administer injectable medicine, and wheelchair accessible showers are available at this location.
  • Lake Howard Heights
    650 North Lake Howard Drive
    Winter Haven, FL 33880
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Delicious and nourishing meals are provided to all residents even those with dietary restrictions, the minimum allowable age of residents is 62, residents can self manage their diabetes, residents who drive will find parking available to them, complimentary transportation is at the disposal of residents, full tubs are available, and hospice is an option available at this location.
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