17 Memory Care Facilities near Glendale, CA
There are 17 Memory Care Facilities in the Glendale area, with 3 in Glendale and 14 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Glendale is $4,616 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,860. Cheaper nearby regions include Montrose with an average starting cost of $4,565.
To help you with your search, browse the 27 reviews below for memory care facilities in Glendale. On average, consumers rate memory care in Glendale 4.3 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Montrose with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 5 families in Glendale find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Glendale, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Glendale, CA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Glendale
The city of Glendale, CA, is an inviting place for families looking into memory care for seniors with Alzheimer's disease or dementia. Glendale, a city of 200,000 people, has 16 memory care facilities to choose from. In a state of nearly 40 million people, an estimated 650,000 of whom have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, finding a high-quality memory care facility is a serious concern for many of California's families. These properties are often located near or on the grounds of assisted living communities, and all are regulated as long-term care properties by the California Department of Social Services.
- Weather in Glendale is similar to nearby Burbank, where winter lows average 41 degrees Fahrenheit in December, and 88 degrees in August. The Los Angeles area doesn't get much rain in a typical year, but the Glendale area gets a little over 17 inches annually. Dry summers here can be an issue for seniors with asthma, though fall and winter tend to be mild and easy to manage for most seniors.
- Glendale's cost of living is 57 percent higher than the national average. Much of this premium is in the very high local cost of real estate, but even some issues that seniors in memory care deal with can be more expensive than average. Healthcare, for example, costs roughly 9 percent more in Glendale than is typical nationwide.
- Crime rates are generally low in Glendale. Property crimes of concern to seniors, such as vandalism and theft, are less than one-third the average for California. Violent crime rates are also low. California's overall violent crime rate is roughly 40 percent higher than Glendale's lower levels.
- The Glendale area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Glendale Memorial Hospital and USC Verdugo Hills Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Glendale
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Glendale start around $4,616 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,974 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Glendale 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 Glendale
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 Glendale
Glendale 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 Glendale, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
Directory of Winners in the Glendale Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Glendale
Glendale-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 Glendale, CA
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Glendale
Review of Glen Park At Glendale - Mariposa St
My parents are at Glen Park at Glendale, and it's going great. They have adjusted to this better than the assisted living they had been at previously, and the staff seems more attentive. Overall, i... Read more
Review of Glen Park at Glendale - Boynton Street
I loved Glen Park at Glendale - Boynton Street very much, but there was too much carpeting and I was concerned about my mother having bowel problems. I didn't like the fact that the carpeting had t... Read more
Review of Glen Park at Glendale - Boynton Street
I visited Glen Park at Glendale. It was lunchtime, and everybody was in the dining area. It was very quiet, and it didn't seem like a very happy environment. It was very outdated, the pictures on t... Read more