13 Memory Care Facilities near Hoover, AL
There are 13 Memory Care Facilities in the Hoover area, with 3 in Hoover and 10 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Hoover is $4,956 per month. This is lower than the national median of $5,120. Cheaper nearby regions include Birmingham with an average starting cost of $4,513.
To help you with your search, browse the 30 reviews below for memory care facilities in Hoover. On average, consumers rate memory care in Hoover 4.1 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Birmingham with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Hoover, AL
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.
- 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
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Alabama
Memory Care costs in Hoover start around $4,956 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,294 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.
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.
Directory of Winners in the Hoover Area
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.
Other Options in Hoover, AL
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Hoover
Review of Briar Glen Alzheimer's Special Care Center
I went to Briar Glen Alzheimer's Special Care Center. Everybody was very nice. They had a lot of areas outdoors where people could sit. I thought it was very nice. The rooms were big enough, and it... Read more
Review of Country Cottages Hoover - CLOSED
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 ve... Read more
Review of Briar Glen Alzheimer's Special Care Center
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 wo... Read more