1 Memory Care Facility in Casa Grande, AZ
The average cost of memory care in Casa Grande is $4,700 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Chandler with an average starting cost of $4,609.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Casa Grande
Casa Grande has a sizeable senior community that makes up over 18 percent of the 55,000-person population, and according to the Alzheimer's Association, as many as one in 10 of these seniors may have Alzheimer's disease. This disease, which has been diagnosed in 140,000 Arizona seniors, is currently the leading cause of dementia.
There is only one memory care facility in Casa Grande, but there are over four dozen more options in surrounding cities. While some of these facilities are independent, many are housed within assisted living facilities. These facilities are licensed and monitored by the Division of Public Health Licensing Services, Bureau of Residential Facilities Licensing.
- The city of Casa Grande gets an average of 295 sunny days every year, compared to the national average of 205 sunny days annually. Summer highs reach into the triple digits, which may be uncomfortable for seniors who are sensitive to heat, but the region's mild winters with lows near 40 degrees Fahrenheit may be attractive to families traveling to the region to visit their loved ones in memory care.
- Casa Grande’s overall cost of living is lower than state and national averages, but healthcare costs are about 7 percent higher here than in the nation as a whole. This may be a consideration for those with tight memory care budgets.
- Arizona does not subject Social Security income to state income tax, which may allow seniors to put more money toward memory care expenses. The U.S. government civil service pension income and Arizona state and local pension income are eligible for a deduction. Income from private pensions and retirement savings accounts are taxed as regular income.
- Casa Grande is home to world-class medical facilities, including Banner Casa Grande Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Casa Grande
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Casa Grande start around $4,700 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,850 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Casa Grande 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 Casa Grande
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Arizona 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 Arizona page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Casa Grande
Casa Grande 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 Casa Grande, please visit our Memory Care in Arizona page.
Directory of Winners in the Casa Grande Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Casa Grande
Casa Grande-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Arizona are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Arizona page for more information about these laws.