8 Memory Care Facilities near Birmingham, AL

5 Memory Care Facilities in Birmingham, AL


Somerby At St. Vincent's One Nineteen

Provides: Memory Care
200 One Nineteen Blvd., Birmingham, AL 35242
"Nestled in an attractively landscaped and wooded pocket of Birmingham, Somerby St. Vincent’s One Nineteen offers a comfortable, convenient and rewarding senior living lifestyle. Our community..." More

Caring Star 2014

Brookdale University Park

Provides: Memory Care
400 University Park Dr., Birmingham, AL 35209
"Brookdale University Park is nice for people who have extreme memory loss and can't get around. They keep the place clean and the person in charge is very good. Everybody's really nice. I've only..." More

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River Highlands of Birmingham

Provides: Memory Care
1851 Data Drive, Birmingham, AL 35244
"The private assisted living apartments and specialized dementia care suites at River Highlands are nestled in an inviting, comfortable and homelike atmosphere connected by stimulating social..." More


Regency Retirement Village - Birmingham

Provides: Memory Care
285 West Oxmoor Road, Birmingham, AL 35209
"Regency Retirement Village has provided care for several of our loved ones over the past 4 years. The Management and Staff personnel have consistently demonstrated their sincere interest in the..." More


LakeView Estates

Provides: Memory Care
2634 Valleydale Road, Birmingham, AL 35244
"My dad is at LakeView Estates. It has a lake in front of it, that’s where it gets its name, so it has a tranquil aesthetic view to it. It has 2 floors, and it has a portico in front with rocking..." More

3 Memory Care Facilities near Birmingham, AL


Country Cottages at Birmingham, Hoover

Provides: Memory Care
4000 Greenwood Dr., Hoover, AL 35216
"At the Cottage, you’ll find a cozy, Southern community that offers both physical support and a welcoming and active environment for your loved one. With regular opportunities to challenge the mind..." More

Caring Star 2017

Danberry at Inverness

Provides: Memory Care
235 Inverness Center Drive, Hoover, AL 35242
"Danberry at Inverness offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care and is located in Hoover, AL, a suburb of Birmingham. Danberry is owned and managed by Life Care Services, a..." More

The Oaks on Parkwood

Provides: Memory Care
2651 Laurel Oaks Dr, Bessemer, AL 35022

Memory Care near Birmingham, AL

Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Birmingham

  • Review of Brookdale University Park

    Brookdale University Park is nice for people who have extreme memory loss and can't get around. They keep the place clean and the person in charge is very good. Everybody's really nice. I've only e... Read more

  • Review of Regency Retirement Village - Birmingham

    Regency Retirement Village has provided care for several of our loved ones over the past 4 years. The Management and Staff personnel have consistently demonstrated their sincere interest in the wel... Read more

    Tom and Carol
  • Review of LakeView Estates

    LakeView Estates was very nice. The rooms are very homey and the staff is very nice and welcoming. The residents seemed to be content. They have two activity directors. I had lunch there and it was... Read more

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What to Consider About Memory Care in Birmingham

As the most populous city in the Yellowhammer State where there are over 92,000 residents living with Alzheimer’s disease, Birmingham is active in providing supportive programs and services for seniors with dementia and their families through Alzheimer’s of Central Alabama. In addition, there are several memory care facilities in the "Magic City," including its suburbs such as Hoover and Bessemer. The residential establishments that provide memory care services in Birmingham and the rest of the state include nursing homes and specialty care assisted living facilities, and they are licensed by the Department of Public Health, Bureau of Health Provider Standards.

  • The Birmingham-Hoover-Talladega area is ranked as one of the cleanest metropolitan areas in the country in terms of 24-hour particle pollution as recognized by the American Lung Association. However, it is also ranked among the top metropolitan areas with the worst air quality in terms of ozone days and annual particle pollution. Depending on one’s specific respiratory health condition, this may be tolerable or a special concern for some seniors.
  • Despite the hot summers and abundant rainfall in Birmingham, the mild winters, rare occurrence of snowfall and abundant sunshine make the city a comfortable place for seniors to live. Family members need to ensure that the memory care facilities they choose for their elderly loved ones have safety measures during the hot and wet seasons.
  • The occurrences of violent and property crimes in Birmingham surpass the Alabama state and U.S. average by more than 100 percent. It is important for family members to choose memory care facilities with effective security systems in place for the safety of their senior loved ones.

Paying for Memory Care in Birmingham

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Alabama

$5,500.00 Cullman
$5,400.00 Jasper
$4,800.00 US
$4,766.00 Birmingham
$4,650.00 Northport
$3,930.00 Hoover

Memory Care costs in Birmingham start around $4,766 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,800 per month.

It’s important to note that memory care rates in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

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

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 Birmingham

Birmingham and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living 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 Birmingham, please visit our Assisted Living in Alabama page.

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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Birmingham

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

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