18 Memory Care Facilities near El Cajon, CA
There are 18 Memory Care Facilities in the El Cajon area, with 4 in El Cajon and 14 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in El Cajon is $4,066 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,865. Cheaper nearby regions include La Mesa with an average starting cost of $3,505.
To help you with your search, browse the 74 reviews below for memory care facilities in El Cajon. On average, consumers rate memory care in El Cajon 3.6 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include National City with an average rating of 4.2 out of 5 stars.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in El Cajon
Review of La Vida Real
My mother is in La Vida Real. They have larger rooms than some of the other facilites. The level of care is as good as any of the other ones that I visited, so I wouldn't hesitate to choose them. S... Read more
Review of Lo-Har Senior Living
Lo-Har Senior Living was not the place I would ever let my Dad stay. It seemed more like a hospice than an assisted living or memory care place. It was awful. The people were really nice and very c... Read more
Review of La Vida Real
My brother and I have had a great experience putting our mom into the Enliven Memory Care. She was in Assisted Living for 3 years but as her dementia increased, we decided to tour with the Assiste... Read more
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