4 Memory Care Facilities in Madison County, AL
The average cost of memory care in Madison County is $5,106 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Morgan County with an average starting cost of $4,950.
To help you with your search, browse the 3 reviews below for memory care facilities in Madison County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Madison County 3.3 out of 5 stars.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Madison County
Over 360,000 people currently reside in Madison County, and more than 14 percent of this population is 65 or older. The county offers three memory care facilities, known in Alabama as special care assisted living facilities, to help accommodate over 92,000 of their residents diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, along with others who may be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.
- Madison County’s average comfort index, which is determined by analyzing the degree of outdoor comfort experienced by its residents throughout the year, is 4 points higher than the national average. Seniors and their families may consider this a significant benefit of living in this area if outdoor comfort is important for the senior's well-being.
- The cost of living in Madison County is 4.6 percent lower than the average national cost of living, Madison County might be a more attractive choice for families on a tight budget.
- In Madison County, violent crime is 6.4 percent higher than the national average, and property crime is 0.7 percent higher. This above-average crime rate may be a con when comparing the safety of memory care facilities in Madison County to those in other locations.
- According to the American Lung Association (ALA), people 65 and older are especially vulnerable to the harmful effects of breathing ozone. The ALA gave Madison County a B grade in ozone quality, as well as a passing grade in particle pollution, making mental care facilities in this area a potentially safer choice compared to facilities in areas with more negative air quality scores.
Paying for Memory Care in Madison County
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Madison County start around $5,106 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,897 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Madison County 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 Madison County
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 Madison County
Madison County 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 Madison County, please visit our Memory Care in Alabama page.
Directory of Winners in the Madison County Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Madison County
Madison County-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.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Madison County
Review of HarborChase of Huntsville
My mother moved into HarborChase of Huntsville last month, and I think she's doing well. I'm very happy. The staff is very good. I've visited several times, and Mom is doing well. The room is clean... Read more
Review of Brookdale Hampton Cove
Beware: We had toured and we were all set to move my mom in but unfortunately the night before the contract move in date of Sunday Nov. 30 2014, my mom was found on the floor of the facility where... Read more
Review of Brookdale Hampton Cove
Clare Bridge is a well-kept and clean facility in a nice area of Hampton Cove. It is convenient to Huntsville, without dealing with all of the traffic and pollution of the city. The staff members ... Read more