The 5 Best Memory Care Facilities in Madison County, AL for 2023

Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Madison County, AL

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Caring Star 2013

Redstone Village

Provides: Memory Care
12000 Turnmeyer Drive, Huntsville, AL 35803
"Redstone Village has a very caring staff and a family-like feel community. They have nice private rooms and they're spacious. The grounds were gorgeous with beautiful views. It's just nature all..." More

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HarborChase of Huntsville

Provides: Memory Care
4801 Whitesport Circle SW, Huntsville, AL 35801
"I've been very pleased with HarborChase of Huntsville. Everybody I have talked to, I've learned so much. Everybody has been so informative and told me different levels of care. It's been a good..." More

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Country Cottage - Huntsville

Provides: Memory Care
4200 Chris Dr. S.W., Huntsville, AL 35802
"We toured Country Cottage - Huntsville. It was clean. It was small, which was perfect for my mother-in-law. There couldn't be a more perfect place for her. The residents there seemed happy. The..." More

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Madison at The Range

Provides: Memory Care
10801 County Line Rd, Madison, AL 35758
"I had an in-person tour of Madison at The Range. I like the fact that it was quiet, clean, and had no smell. The residents were very calm and well-disciplined. The staff was very pleasant and..." More

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Brookdale Hampton Cove

Provides: Memory Care
6379 Highway 431 South, Hampton Cove, AL 35763
"The staff at Brookdale Hampton Cove was nice. They were informative, and I enjoyed their input on what they could do. They even gave me a few more resources to check out, which I plan on doing...." More

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Residences at Wellpoint

Provides: Memory Care
2940 Mill Run Road SE, Huntsville, AL 35763
"Community amenities: State of the Art exercise facility Indoor Heated Salt Water Pool Salon Multi-Purpose Media room Bar/Grill Bistro Library Covered Parking available On-Site Therapy..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Regency Retirement Village - Huntsville

Provides: Memory Care
2004 Max Luther Dr., Huntsville, AL 35810
"I had my mother in another facility and removed her to Regency for better care. I am not disappointed. This is a wonderful facility with great care, wonderful staff, good food and continued..." More

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Caring Star 2022

Merrill Gardens at Madison

Provides: Memory Care
121 Brookridge Drive, Madison, AL 35758
"My father-in-law is going to Merrill Gardens at Madison for memory care. It's amazing and if I had my way, he would've been there from the very beginning. We chose it because of the way they..." More

Fleming Farms Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
4670 Bellewood Dr SE, Huntsville, AL 35802
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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

    Counties in Alabama

    $5,864.00 Madison County
    $5,525.00 US
    $4,987.00 Rutherford County
    $4,950.00 Morgan County
    $4,060.00 Maury County
    $3,992.00 Limestone County
    $3,650.00 Etowah County

    Memory Care costs in Madison County start around $5,864 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,525 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.

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Madison County

    • Review of Country Cottage - Huntsville

      We toured Country Cottage - Huntsville. It was clean. It was small, which was perfect for my mother-in-law. There couldn't be a more perfect place for her. The residents there seemed happy. The lad... Read more

      Donna
    • Review of Regency Retirement Village - Huntsville

      My mom has been at Regency Retirement Village - Huntsville for 4 years now. She started in memory care and now she needs more attention. But at this point, they don't have any more beds to accommod... Read more

      Douglas
    • Review of Brookdale Hampton Cove

      The staff at Brookdale Hampton Cove was nice. They were informative, and I enjoyed their input on what they could do. They even gave me a few more resources to check out, which I plan on doing. T... Read more

      Douglas
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