The Best Memory Care Facilities in Hoover, AL for 2023
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There are Memory Care Facilities in the Hoover area, with in Hoover and nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Hoover is $4,848 per month. This is lower than the national median of $5,500.
To help you with your search, browse the 31 reviews below for memory care facilities in Hoover. On average, consumers rate memory care in Hoover 4.3 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Mc Calla with an average rating of 5 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped thousands of families find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Hoover, call (855) 948-3865.
Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Hoover, Alabama
Truewood by Merrill, Riverchase
1851 Data Dr, Hoover, AL, 35244
"I toured Truewood by Merrill, Riverchase and was very impressed with Chip over there. He's the director and he seems to run a very tight ship. I looked at the memory care and everything was immaculate, very well taken care of and well kept. He kne..."READ MORE
Country Cottages Hoover - CLOSED
4000 Greenwood Dr., Hoover, AL, 35216
"I thought Country Cottages at Birmingham, Hoover was very nice and looked clean. I looked at the memory care and it was like a home environment, not so sterile like a hospital, and everybody was very nice and seemed very knowledgeable. Their menu ..."READ MORE
Briar Glen Alzheimer's Special Care Center
570 Southland Drive,, Hoover, AL, 35226
"My mom has been a resident of Briar Glen for three weeks now. So far, it's great, and we're very pleased with it. You could make an appointment to visit. They had a living room section where you would go, but then somebody that had visited had cal..."READ MORE
Brookdale University Park Alabama
400 University Park Dr., Birmingham, AL, 35209
"Brookdale University Park was a great facility. I just did not feel that it's right for my dad. It is over in a very affluent part of town, and I thought that the amenities and the general culture of that facility was not appropriate for a man who..."READ MORE
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2634 Valleydale Road, Birmingham, AL, 35244
"We toured LakeView Estates. I thought it was a great place. I was thrilled. I got to see possible rooms, and the staff took me through the entire facility. I got to see schedules for things. They have activities, and I looked at the menus for a we..."READ MORE
Oaks on Parkwood
2651 Laurel Oaks Dr, Bessemer, AL, 35022
"Oaks on Parkwood was nice, but it was too large for my mother. The grounds were nice, and the room was nice. The staff was very friendly and nice. The dining area was nice. When I visited, they weren't doing anything. The assisted living people we..."READ MORE
Regency Retirement Village - Birmingham
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 well being and daily satisfaction of both their resid..."READ MORE
Morningside of Vestavia Hills
2435 Columbiana Road, Birmingham, AL, 35216
"My mother is a resident of Morningside of Vestavia Hills. It's an above-average facility. Everybody where she's at has some form of dementia, so it would be a different patient mix than the other place I toured. Her room is a nice size and in good..."READ MORE
What to Consider About Memory Care in Hoover
As the biggest suburb of Birmingham, the city of Hoover takes part in Alzheimer’s of Central Alabama, which benefits over 92,000 Alabamians with dementia, their families and caregivers. Hoover has a sizable aging population, where 15 percent of the residents are over 65, and it has several memory care facilities to cater to seniors diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.
Residential establishments offering memory care in Hoover and the rest of the Yellowhammer State include specialty care assisted living facilities and nursing homes that are licensed by the Bureau of Health Provider Standards of the Alabama Department of Public Health.
Benefits and Drawbacks of Memory Care in Hoover
- The Birmingham-Hoover-Talladega area is ranked by the American Lung Association as one of the country’s cleanest metropolitan areas in terms of 24-hour particle pollution and among the worst in terms of ozone days and annual particle pollution. The variable air quality in Hoover may either be a cause of concern for some seniors depending on their specific respiratory health conditions.
- Hoover offers a comfortable environment for seniors with its mild winters and abundant sunshine. It also experiences hot summers and a high amount of rainfall, and special safety measures during the wet and hot season may be an important factor for family members when choosing memory care facilities.
- The overall crime rate in Hoover is 55 percent lower than the national average where nonviolent theft makes up the majority of crimes committed. This makes the city a relatively safe community, giving peace of mind to memory care residents' loved ones.
- Hoover has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital specializing in brain health and dementia care located in Birmingham.
Paying for Memory Care in Hoover
Memory Care costs in Hoover start around $4,848 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,694 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Hoover 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.
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Financial Assistance for Memory Care in Hoover
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 Hoover
Hoover 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 Hoover, please visit our Memory Care in Alabama page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Hoover
Hoover-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.