35 Memory Care Facilities near Los Angeles, CA
There are 35 Memory Care Facilities in the Los Angeles area, with 27 in Los Angeles and 8 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Los Angeles is $5,530 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,900. Cheaper nearby regions include Glendale with an average starting cost of $4,616.
To help you with your search, browse the 49 reviews below for memory care facilities in Los Angeles. On average, consumers rate memory care in Los Angeles 4.1 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Glendale with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 6 families in Los Angeles find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Los Angeles, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Los Angeles, CA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Los Angeles
With a little less than four million citizens, Los Angeles is the most populous city in all of California. Seniors over the age of 66 make up 11.5 percent of the city's population, and those who suffer from Alzheimer's Disease or other dementias and require specialized care will find 49 memory care facilities in the area.
In Los Angeles and throughout the state of California, communities which provide assisted living and memory care services to the elderly are officially known as residential care facilities. Many memory care facilities in the Los Angeles area are housed in communities that offer assisted living, as provisions are similar for both levels of care.
- Los Angeles is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain care and dementia health such as UCLA Medical Center and Keck Hospital of USC, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The air quality in Los Angeles has been rated the worst in the country by the American Lung Association, which can be detrimental to seniors who have a respiratory illness.
- Seniors who enjoy spending some time outdoors can do so year-round in Los Angeles. There is no snowy season in Los Angeles and the city only has 17 inches of rainfall each year on average. By comparison, the countrywide average is 22 inches of rain. In January, the average low temperature is 47 degrees, which is nearly 25 degrees higher than the national average.
- Seniors and their families may feel especially unsafe in an area such as Los Angeles, which has high violent crime rates. A total of 7.35 violent crimes occurs each year in the city per every 1,000 residents. This is considerably higher than the state average, which is 4.45 violent crimes per 1,000 residents annually.
Paying for Memory Care in Los Angeles
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in California
Memory Care costs in Los Angeles start around $5,530 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,053 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles
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 Los Angeles
Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Los Angeles
Los Angeles-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 Los Angeles, CA
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Los Angeles
Review of Valley Vista Senior Living
My mother is in Valley Vista. The staff seems very caring. The place is very well run, very clean, brand new, and well staffed. There seems to be several caregivers in the memory care unit. The roo... Read more
Review of Canyon Trails
My family member is in memory care, which is hard. But, with the (incredibly sensitive) support of the staff; the comfort of the room; the accommodations allowed to family; flexibility with food; ... Read more
Review of Hollywood Hills, A Pacifica Senior Living Community
My father is in memory care at Hollywood Hills, and he has been there for two weeks now. Everybody is friendly, and it's clean. I don't really have any complaints. His room is clean, large, and spa... Read more