8 Memory Care Facilities near Dixon, CA
There are 8 Memory Care Facilities in the Dixon area, with 1 in Dixon and 7 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Dixon is $4,450 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Woodland with an average starting cost of $3,087.
To help you with your search, browse the 12 reviews below for memory care facilities in Dixon. Better rated regions include Vacaville with an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars.
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1 Memory Care Facility in Dixon, CA
7 Memory Care Facilities near Dixon, CA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Dixon
Dixon is a city of about 20,000 people in Solano County, California, approximately 23 miles southwest of Sacramento. Across the county, an estimated 9.1 percent of persons 65 years of age or older have Alzheimer's disease. In the Dixon area, where seniors in this age group make up 11.4 percent of the population, there are eight memory care facilities available to provide compassionate care to seniors who have Alzheimer's or another form of dementia. The California Department of Social Services licenses these memory care facilities as Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly (RCFEs).
- The health of seniors living in memory care facilities can be affected by both outdoor and indoor air pollution. According to the American Lung Association's report on air quality, which measures the number of high-particulate pollution and high ozone days, Solano County's air received passing grades of C.
- Secure outdoor exercise spaces may be available at Dixon's memory care facilities. If so, residents can take advantage of the city's generally mild climate, which receives 265 days of sunshine and only 20 inches of rain in a typical year.
- When budgeting for memory care services, it may be helpful for families to know how affordable a city is relative to national and state averages. More expensive cities tend to have higher-than-average costs for memory care. In Dixon, the cost of living is around 44 percent above the national average but 25 percent below the state average.
- The Dixon area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the UC Davis Alzheimer’s Disease Center and the Sutter Neuroscience Institute, both in nearby Sacramento, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Dixon
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Dixon start around $4,450 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,869 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Dixon 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 Dixon
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 Dixon
Dixon 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 Dixon, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
Directory of Winners in the Dixon Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Dixon
Dixon-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.