9 Memory Care Facilities in Butte County, CA
The average cost of memory care in Butte County is $4,534 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,800.
To help you with your search, browse the 18 reviews below for memory care facilities in Butte County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Butte County 4.3 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Nevada County with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 10 families in Butte County find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Butte County, call (855) 863-8283.
What to Consider About Memory Care in Butte County
Nearly 20 percent of Butte County's 220,000 residents are age 65 and older and may require specialized care for dementia-related disorders such as Alzheimer's Disease, which affects more than 5,000 seniors throughout Butte County.
Seniors and their families have nine memory care facilities to choose from in the Butte County area when such a level of care is required. These facilities are frequently housed alongside assisted living facilities, as state provisions for both levels of care are similar. Both memory care and assisted living facilities are officially known as residential care facilities throughout California and are regulated by the California Department of Social Servies.
- The air quality throughout Butte County has been assigned a passing grade by the American Lung Association. However, it's worth noting that the area does have some days with high levels of particle pollution and ozone pollution is generally high, as well. Seniors may find that they experience adverse health effects as a result of breathing the air in Butte County.
- The Butte County area is home to world-class health facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care, such as Oroville Hospital and Adventist Health Rideout, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- In California, all forms of retirement income, with the exception of social security payments, are subject to income tax at full rates, which are among the highest in the country. Families who are relying on senior income to pay for memory care in Butte County and throughout the state may want to consider states with more senior-friendly tax rates.
- The cost of living in Butte County is nearly 15 percent above the national average. For many families, a higher cost of living may be a major deterrent when it comes to memory care in Butte County.
Paying for Memory Care in Butte County
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Butte County start around $4,512 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,918 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Butte 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 Butte County
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in California 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 California page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Butte County
Butte 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 Butte County, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Butte County
Butte County-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in California are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in California page for more information about these laws.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Butte County
Review of Roseleaf Gardens
Roseleaf Gardens' staff was very kind and gentle. They were excellent and very caring. My mother-in-law had been in their memory care. The place had nice and very pleasant surroundings. It just see... Read more
Review of Windchime of Chico
Windchime of Chico was OK. The rooms were all nice. They all had their own bathrooms whether they were shared or single. The rooms were great. There was a nice yard outside, too. The staff members ... Read more
Review of Prestige Assisted Living at Chico
My client is at Prestige Assisted Living at Chico. For the few hours I was there moving her in, everyone seemed very helpful and very friendly. The senior folks I talked to appeared satisfied. The ... Read more