7 Memory Care Facilities near Fountain Hills, AZ

1 Memory Care Facility in Fountain Hills, AZ

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Fountain View Village

Provides: Memory Care
16455 East Avenue of the Fountains, Fountain Hi...
"Senior assisted living at Fountain View offers residents the best of both worlds. All benefits of our senior living community are combined with a full spectrum of senior care services to create a..." More

6 Memory Care Facilities near Fountain Hills, AZ

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Belmont Village Scottsdale

Provides: Memory Care
13850 N Frank Lloyd Wright Blv, Scottsdale, AZ ...
"Two decades ago, Patricia Will and her family searched for the best memory care community for her mother-in-law. During that search, she discovered a passion for assisted living and Alzheimer’s..." More

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Desert Flower Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
9185 E Desert Cove Ave, Scottsdale, AZ 85260
"Listening. Serving. Caring. These things matter to you, and to us. We offer more than just a beautiful place to live. We offer a lifestyle that embraces our residents independence and offers high..." More

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The Retreat at Desert Cove

Provides: Memory Care
10031 E. Desert Cove Avenue, Scottsdale, AZ 85260
"The Retreat at Desert Cove is not your ordinary assisted living community. Intimate care is provided here in a beautiful, modern residence. Seniors who require assistance with the tasks of daily..." More

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Scottsdale Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
9450 East Mountain View Road,, Scottsdale, AZ 8...
"We place my mother-in-law in Scottsdale Memory Care, and they have been absolutely amazing. It is just absolutely incredible. We are so pleased that we found this place. I highly recommend it to..." More

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Silverado Scottsdale

Provides: Memory Care
9410 E. Thunderbird, Scottsdale, AZ 85260
"Silverado Scottsdale is well done. The staff is pretty good and understand how to approach somebody with problems, especially if they're a little combative or disoriented. My wife has been..." More

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Amber Creek Inn Memory Care Community

Provides: Memory Care
11250 N 92nd Street, Scottsdale, AZ 85260
"My mom lived at Amber Creek Inn and it was a nightmare. The management staff was not good and they're changing again. No one ever followed through with anything. The food was horrible. The..." More

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What to Consider About Memory Care in Fountain Hills

Located in the suburbs of Scottsdale, Fountain Hills is a master-planned community where adults aged 65 and over represent nearly 35 percent of the population. Due to the high concentration of seniors in Fountain Hills, Alzheimer's disease and related dementias are a growing concern. Today, more than 140,000 residents of the Grand Canyon State are living with Alzheimer's disease, and this number is projected to rise by 43 percent.

As dementia diagnoses increase, more families are faced with the challenge of assisting their loved ones at home or arranging 24-hour care. State regulations permit specially equipped assisted living centers to provide directed care and behavioral health services to dementia patients. Families who are looking for a memory care facility in Fountain Hills can choose from more than 30 options.

  • The cost of living in Fountain Hills is 40 percent higher than the national average and 30 percent higher than most of Arizona. Although residents spend twice as much on housing, prices for healthcare, food and utilities are close to the U.S. median, which might increase the affordability of memory care.
  • Arizona's tax policies also affect the cost of living. While Social Security payments are exempt from state income tax, IRAs and other retirement accounts are taxed at the normal rate. Additionally, purchases are subject to 5.6 percent sales tax plus local surcharges.
  • Fountain Hills' abundant sunshine and low humidity attracts many retirees to the area. The community has a Sperling's Comfort Index of 77, which is 23 points higher than the national average. Although winter lows hover around 40, summer highs regularly top 100 degrees. For much of the year, seniors may need to take precautions to avoid the extreme heat.
  • The Fountain Hills area has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness. The nearest major hospital specializing in brain health and dementia care is the HonorHealth Scottsdale Thompson Peak Medical Center, which is located nearly 30 minutes away in Scottsdale.


Paying for Memory Care in Fountain Hills

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Arizona

$5,495.00 Tempe
$5,228.00 Scottsdale
$4,799.00 US
$4,700.00 Fountain Hills
$4,652.00 Gilbert
$4,580.00 Mesa
$4,542.00 Chandler
$3,500.00 Carefree

Memory Care costs in Fountain Hills start around $4,700 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,799 per month.

It’s important to note that memory care rates in Fountain Hills 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 Fountain Hills

Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Arizona page. Financial Assistance in Arizona Financial Assistance in Arizona

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 Fountain Hills

Fountain Hills and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living 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 Fountain Hills, please visit our Assisted Living in Arizona page.

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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Fountain Hills

Fountain Hills-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Arizona are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Arizona page for more information about these laws.

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