51 Memory Care Facilities near Menifee, CA
There are 51 Memory Care Facilities in the Menifee area, with 1 in Menifee and 50 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Menifee is $4,400 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,860. Cheaper nearby regions include Perris with an average starting cost of $1,550.
To help you with your search, browse the 151 reviews below for memory care facilities in Menifee. Better rated regions include Murrieta with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Menifee, CA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Menifee
About 90,500 people live in Menifee, California, and nearly 1 out of 5 of them are at least 65 years old, the age group most at risk for Alzheimer's disease. In California alone, an estimated 650,000 people seniors have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia. There is one memory care facility to accommodate the segment of this population who are living in Menifee, with an additional 37 located throughout Riverside County.
In California, memory care facilities are known as Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly (RCFEs). Some are housed in their own standalone buildings and others are co-located in larger assisted living communities.
- California is not a tax-friendly state for retirees. Social Security income is not taxed; however, withdrawals from retirement income are fully taxed. In addition, seniors and their families in Menifee and the rest of California pay some of the highest sales taxes in the country.
- The cost of living in Menifee is somewhat lower than the state average for California, but at 144 it's much higher than the national average of 100. The primary causes can be attributed to higher housing and transportation costs, which only minimally impact seniors living in memory care facilities.
- On an index that ranks crime on a scale of one (low) to 100 (high), Menifee is on par with the national averages for violent and property crimes, and slightly under the California averages in both categories. Despite the relative norm of the city's crime stats, it's a good idea to inquire about the security measures facilities take to keep residents safe.
- Menifee enjoys moderate weather, with July highs around 97 degrees Fahrenheit and winter lows of 39 degrees. Sperling has assigned the city an enviable comfort score of 69 out of 100, based on the number of days with temperatures between 70 and 80 degrees. This could be a benefit to seniors who are sensitive to temperature extremes.
Paying for Memory Care in Menifee
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Menifee start around $4,400 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 Menifee 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 Menifee
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 Menifee
Menifee 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 Menifee, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Menifee
Menifee-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.