4 Memory Care Facilities near Daphne, AL
There are 4 Memory Care Facilities in the Daphne area, with 2 in Daphne and 2 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Daphne is $4,474 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,915.
To help you with your search, browse the 7 reviews below for memory care facilities in Daphne. On average, consumers rate memory care in Daphne 4.8 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Fairhope with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in Daphne, AL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Daphne
Daphne is a small Alabama city with a population of about 26,000 people, about 14 percent of whom are over the age of 65. It is projected by the Alzheimer's Association that 92,000 seniors in Alabama have Alzheimer's disease, with those over the age of 75 making up the majority of those diagnosed with the disease.
Seniors living in Daphne with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia are accommodated by nearly a dozen memory care facilities. Two facilities are located in Daphne, and there are nine more in the surrounding area. Memory care facilities in Daphne, as in the entire state, are located within specialty care assisted living facilities.
- Neither Social Security income nor income from public or private pensions is taxed in Alabama, which may allow seniors to put more money in their memory care budget. Other types of retirement income, including withdrawals from retirement accounts, are taxable.
- The air quality in Daphne is fair. The American Lung Association gave the county a C for ozone pollution, an A for short-term particle pollution and a passing grade for annual particle pollution. The region tied for first place for cleanest metropolitan areas in the country for 24-hour particle pollution. This may make it an appealing option for seniors with cardiovascular disease or respiratory illnesses.
- While the overall cost of living in Daphne is a few points higher than the state median, it is about three percent lower than the national average. Healthcare expenses are on par with state and national averages, which may appeal to seniors on a budget.
- Daphne has a relatively low crime rate. On a scale of one to 100, with one representing low crime, the city's property crime rate is 33.8 and the violent crime rate is 13.8. This is compared to the respective national averages of 38.1 and 31.1. The low crime rate may make Daphne an attractive option for families with loved ones who need memory care.
Paying for Memory Care in Daphne
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Alabama
Memory Care costs in Daphne start around $4,474 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,071 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Daphne 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 Daphne
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 Daphne
Daphne 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 Daphne, please visit our Memory Care in Alabama page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Daphne
Daphne-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.
Other Options in Daphne, AL
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Daphne
Review of The Brennity at Daphne
I visited The Brennity at Daphne for my mom. The staff was very nice, competent, and answered all my questions. I thought she was good. I liked the layout. It was like spokes on a wheel, sort of. T... Read more
Review of The Brennity at Daphne
I went to The Brennity at Daphne for my parents. They had very nice rooms too. The place for the memory care was very nice. I like how they had it set back in time. When people lose their memories ... Read more
Review of The Blake at Malbis
We loved The Blake at Malbis. The place was very good, and the rooms were very big. It was also very nice and clean. We talked to a few of the people staying there and they seemed to like it. They ... Read more