7 Memory Care Facilities in Madison County, AL
The average cost of memory care in Madison County is $4,914 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,950. Cheaper nearby regions include Limestone County with an average starting cost of $4,897.
To help you with your search, browse the 16 reviews below for memory care facilities in Madison County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Madison County 4.3 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Limestone County with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 10 families in Madison County find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Madison County, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Madison County, AL
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 $4,833 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 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 Brookdale Hampton Cove
Brookdale Hampton Cove was very nice. We would like to go there, but they don't take skilled care. If we were still just in memory care, we would go there. We went there twice. Everything was very ... Read more
Review of Merrill Gardens at Madison
I liked the closeness of Merrill Gardens at Madison to my house, and they have more than what my brother has got now. Where he is, he doesn't get internet nor cable, he just gets a bedroom with a b... Read more
Review of Brookdale Hampton Cove
Brookdale Hampton Cove was very comfortable in terms of welcoming. There was a lot of activities among the residents, so it just seemed to be kind of a vibrant place that I think would have been a ... Read more