8 Memory Care Facilities in Montgomery, AL

Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Montgomery, AL

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Country Cottage - Montgomery

Provides: Memory Care
235 Sylvest Dr., Montgomery, AL 36130
"At the Cottage, you’ll find a cozy, Southern community that offers both physical support and a welcoming and active environment for your loved one. With regular opportunities to challenge the mind..." More

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Angels For The Elderly

Provides: Memory Care
40 Angels Court, Montgomery, AL 36109
"We love Angels For The Elderly and we think it's a good place for my mother. The care that they provide is good, and she seems to be settling in. They have activities like singing, they just had..." More

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Helping Hands Assisted living

Provides: Memory Care
2781 North Wallace Drive, Montgomery, AL 36116

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The Crossings at Eastchase

Provides: Memory Care
2551 Eastchase Ln, Montgomery, AL 36117
"Don’t let outdated ideas about age limit your ability to live a full, rich life. At The Crossings at Eastchase, in Montgomery, Alabama, we believe when residents age the right way, they can stay..." More

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Haven Memory Care on Halcyon

Provides: Memory Care
1775 Halcyon Blvd, Montgomery, AL 36117
"At Eastchase Senior Living, we have one goal: comfort. Let the warmth and hospitality of our Assisted Living staff welcome you. Our well-appointed community provides a homestyle atmosphere with..." More

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Wesley Gardens Retirement Community

Provides: Memory Care
1555 Taylor Rd., Montgomery, AL 36117

The Gardens of Waterford

Provides: Memory Care
3920 Antoinette Drive, Montgomery, AL 36111
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Second Home Family Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
4506 Teri Court, Montgomery, AL 36106
"With life expectancy rising, more and more of us find we need assistance as we age. Second Home Family Assisted Living is designed for older adults who can no longer manage independently, or who..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Montgomery

    In Alabama, there are an estimated 92,000 seniors who've been diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease or other forms of dementia and therefore, the need for memory care facilities in most cities, including Montgomery, is great. In Montgomery, a city of nearly 200,000 residents, 13.4 percent of the population is 65 or older, a time of time of life where dementia begins. For those who require specialized care for cognitive impairments, there are a total of eight memory care facilities in the city. 

    These facilities, which are officially known as specialty care assisted living facilities, are regulated closely by the Alabama Department of Public Health. Regulations stipulate that all specialty care assisted living facilities must have a secure perimeter to accommodate residents who may wander and must be equipped with electronic locks on all doors. 

    • Montgomery ranked among the American Lung Association's list of the cleanest U.S. cities for short-term particle pollution. This means that environmental pollutants are low in the city and that the air quality poses minimal risks to seniors and other vulnerable residents.
    • The Montgomery area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia disorders such as The Jackson Clinic and Baptist Medical Center South, in the event of medical emergencies or illness. 
    • Living in Montgomery is fairly inexpensive when compared with other U.S. cities, which may be beneficial to seniors who are on a tight budget. The overall cost of living is nearly 20 percent lower than the national average. However, the cost of healthcare is actually 6 percent above the national average, which may become expensive for those who require frequent medical care.
    • Crime rates in Montgomery are fairly high, which might cause some concern for seniors and their loved ones. The city averages 63 crimes per square mile each year, which is considerably higher than the state average of only 15 crimes per square mile.

    Paying for Memory Care in Montgomery

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Alabama

    $5,361.00 US
    $4,956.00 Hoover
    $4,455.00 Columbus
    $4,000.00 Enterprise
    $3,722.00 Montgomery

    Memory Care costs in Montgomery start around $3,722 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,361 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Montgomery 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 Montgomery

    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 Montgomery

    Montgomery 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 Montgomery, please visit our Memory Care in Alabama page.

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Montgomery

    Montgomery-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.

    Memory Care near Montgomery, AL

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Montgomery

    • Review of Angels For The Elderly

      I went to the Angels for the Elderly. The rooms seemed fine. The staff seemed fine, although I didn't meet too many people. It didn't seem as warm because I hardly saw anybody in the common areas. ... Read more

    • Review of Angels For The Elderly

      We love Angels For The Elderly and we think it's a good place for my mother. The care that they provide is good, and she seems to be settling in. They have activities like singing, they just had th... Read more

    • Review of Angels For The Elderly

      This is by far the best facility in Montgomery for your loved one. My father was not an easy resident at times and Angels staff patiently managed his care and moods! My family felt at ease to leave... Read more

      Julie Downes
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