39 Memory Care Facilities near Folsom, CA
Also serving communities of El Dorado Hills.
There are 39 Memory Care Facilities in the Folsom area, with 4 in Folsom and 35 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Folsom is $4,621 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,800. Cheaper nearby regions include Fair Oaks with an average starting cost of $3,647.
To help you with your search, browse the 75 reviews below for memory care facilities in Folsom. On average, consumers rate memory care in Folsom 3.9 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Orangevale with an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars.
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4 Memory Care Facilities in Folsom, CA
35 Memory Care Facilities near Folsom, CA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Folsom
According to the Alzheimer's Association, an estimated 650,000 seniors in California suffer from Alzheimer's Disease or other dementia disorders. With nearly 12 percent of Folsom's 79,000 residents being over the age of 65, there's a substantial need for memory care facilities in the city.
Seniors requiring this level of care can choose from 42 memory care facilities in the area. Many of these facilities offer both memory care and assisted living services to seniors, as the state requirements and regulations for both levels of care are similar. These facilities are officially referred to as residential care facilities in California.
- All forms of retirement income, including pension and savings, are fully taxed by the state level in California. This is an important factor for seniors with limited income to consider prior to settling on a memory care facility in Folsom, especially because California's income tax rates are among the highest in the country.
Summers in Folsom are hot and relatively dry. The city's annual rainfall is 15 inches below the national average and its average high temperature during July is nearly 95 degrees. By comparison, the national average July high temperature as considerably lower at around 86 degrees. Seniors who are sensitive to high temperatures or dry weather may wish to consider memory care options elsewhere.
- The air quality in Folsom is fairly poor according to the American Lung Association. Seniors with respiratory illness or other breathing difficulties may find their condition affected negatively if they choose to live in the area.
- Seniors and their loved ones can feel safe knowing that crime rates in Folsom are considerably low when compared with state averages. Only one violent crime occurs per 1,000 residents each year in Folsom, while the state averages 4.45 violent crimes per 1,000 residents. This means that residents of Folsom have only a one in 1,004 chance of becoming the victim of a violent crime.
Paying for Memory Care in Folsom
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Folsom start around $4,585 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,939 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Folsom 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 Folsom
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 Folsom
Folsom 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 Folsom, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Folsom
Folsom-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.
Other Options in Folsom, CA
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Folsom
Review of Empire Ranch Alzheimer's Special Care Center
We found Empire Ranch Alzheimer's Special Care Center, and theyre wonderful. I think theyre fantastic, and theyre doing good with my husband who is very difficult to work with. Hes been there 2... Read more
Review of Oakmont of Folsom
This place looks great on the outside. Nice rooms. Activities available. Some good staff, but failure to retain them. Poor floor design creates constant attempts by memory residents to leave. ... Read more
Review of Empire Ranch Alzheimer's Special Care Center
Empire Ranch Alzheimer's Special Care Center is really nice and kind of elegant. The staff is great. My sister had problems from time to time and the staff is very professional in how they deal wit... Read more