13 Memory Care Facilities near Coronado, CA
There are 13 Memory Care Facilities in the Coronado area, with 1 in Coronado and 12 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Coronado is $4,000 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,900. Cheaper nearby regions include Imperial Beach with an average starting cost of $3,300.
To help you with your search, browse the 42 reviews below for memory care facilities in Coronado. On average, consumers rate memory care in Coronado 3.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include San Diego with an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped thousands of families find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Coronado, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Coronado, CA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Coronado
Coronado is in San Diego County, and it has a population of 24,417 with 4,566 residents over 65. About 566 of them have Alzheimer's disease or related types of dementia, and that number is expected to increase by 16 percent by 2025. Assisted living facilities that care for those with memory impairments are called RCFEs in California, which stands for Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly. After obtaining a license from the Community Care Licensing Division (CCLD), an RCFE must follow stringent regulations that encourage the residents' independent living. There is only one RCFE in Coronado, but several are across the bay in the cities of San Diego and Chula Vista.
- On a scale where 100 represents the average rating across the country, Coronado's cost of living is rated at 367.4, which is more than triple the national median. Families should keep that in mind when looking for an RCFE, and they can find other communities in the county with less expensive memory care for their senior loved one.
- Crime in Coronado is lower than the national average by about 6 percent for both violent and property crime. Those figures are 25.3 and 32.3, respectively, as opposed to the U.S. averages of 31.1 and 38.1.
- Coronado has a tremendous Sperling's Comfort Index of 94 out of 100, due to several factors. It receives no snowfall, only gets 9 inches of rain annually and has 265 sunny days. Winter lows are a balmy 47 degrees, and summer highs reach a pleasant 74. Seniors can enjoy the comfortable weather and its therapeutic effect on aging joints.
- Air quality is average to poor throughout the county, which received a C grade for the number of high ozone days and an F for particle pollutants. Coronado seniors with respiratory impairments, lung cancer or cardiovascular disease could see their conditions aggravated by the sub-par air.
Paying for Memory Care in Coronado
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Coronado start around $4,000 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,048 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Coronado 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 Coronado
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 Coronado
Coronado 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 Coronado, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
Directory of Winners in the Coronado Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Coronado
Coronado-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.
Memory Care near Coronado, CA
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Coronado
Review of Coronado Retirement Village
Coronado Retirement Village was older, and it looked a little worn. The living quarters were alright, but they reminded me of an older motel. The dining room was sufficient. However, there was noth... Read more