Memory Care Facilities in Auburn, AL for 2023

Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Auburn, AL

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Summer Village

Provides: Memory Care
1601 Professional Parkway, Auburn, AL 36830
"The staff at Summer Village was very knowledgeable and very caring. Their accommodations were excellent. Everything was in-room as far as bathroom, and they had places to mount your television and..." More

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The Harbor at Opelika

Provides: Memory Care
1001 Fox Run Parkway, Opelika, AL 36801
"We have moved my father into The Harbor at Opelika. It has been very good. He seems very happy there. They seem to take good care of him. They have a lot of activities and he is involved and he is..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Auburn

    Auburn is ranked one of the safest places to retire due to its low crime rates and average retirement age. The city has a senior population of around 5,000, with a percentage of those people diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or some form of dementia. In Alabama, where 92,000 people have cognitive disabilities, Auburn has two memory care facilities in the area. These facilities are regulated by the Alabama Department of Public Health and are referred to as Specialty Care Assisted Living Facilities.

    • Alabama is a tax-friendly state for seniors in Auburn. The state exempts Social Security income from state income taxation. Pensions are also free from state taxes, which leaves seniors with more money at the end of the year.
    • The city of Auburn is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as MultiCare Auburn Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • The cost of living in Auburn is 108.6, which is based on the national index of 100. This is higher than the state average of 89. Families paying for seniors in memory care may find it difficult when trying to budget costs.
    • Summers in Auburn are hot and humid with average July highs around 90 degrees Fahrenheit. This may be an issue for seniors who have respiratory illnesses or those sensitive to the extreme heat. Winters are short and mild with average January lows of around 33 degrees Fahrenheit. The city rarely gets any snow, which may be ideal for those trying to escape the snowy northern cities. Auburn gets around 53 inches of rain per year, which is more than the national average of 39 inches.

    Paying for Memory Care in Auburn

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Alabama

    $5,605.00 Newnan
    $5,600.00 Peachtree City
    $5,525.00 US
    $4,549.00 Columbus
    $3,889.00 Montgomery
    $3,595.00 Lagrange

    Memory Care costs in Auburn start around $0 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,525 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Auburn and the surrounding suburbs can vary widely based on factors such as location, the level of care needed, apartment size and the types of amenities offered at each community.

    Financial Assistance for Memory Care in Auburn

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Alabama page.

    More Ways to Pay for Memory Care

    While many families use their own funds or personal assets to pay for memory care, there are plenty of additional options to cover these costs. Some additional ways to finance memory care costs include:

    • Veterans Benefits
    • Life Insurance Policy
    • Long-Term Care Insurance
    • Reverse Mortgage

    For more information about different ways to finance memory care, visit our Memory Care in Alabama page.

    Free Memory Care Resources in Auburn

    Auburn and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in a memory care community. These organizations can also provide assistance in a number of other eldercare services such as geriatric care management, elder law advice, estate planning, finding home care and health and wellness programs.

    To see a list of free memory care resources in Auburn, please visit our Memory Care in Alabama page.

    Directory of Winners in the Auburn Area

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Auburn

    Auburn-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Alabama are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Alabama page for more information about these laws.

    Memory Care near Auburn, AL

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Auburn

    • Review of Summer Village

      My mother stayed at Summer Village in Auburn. She stayed at the building they called Magnolia Place. There were few communications between the management, the staff, and the residents' families whi... Read more

    • Review of Summer Village

      The staff at Summer Village was very knowledgeable and very caring. Their accommodations were excellent. Everything was in-room as far as bathroom, and they had places to mount your television and ... Read more

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