9 Memory Care Facilities near Mentone, CA
There are 9 Memory Care Facilities in the Mentone area, with 1 in Mentone and 8 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Mentone is $3,200 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 27 reviews below for memory care facilities in Mentone. On average, consumers rate memory care in Mentone 3.9 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Redlands with an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars.
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Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Mentone, CA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Mentone
Mentone is a small community, part of the greater Los Angeles metro area in California with over 650,000 residents diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease or dementia who need treatment in a secure memory care facility. Mentone, with a population of 10,000, has over a thousand seniors aged 65 and older, many of whom need care for advanced forms of dementia.
The State of California regulates memory care facilities through the Department of Social Services. Residential care facilities are regulated by the Senior Care Licensing Program, which covers facilities for the elderly and continuing care retirement communities.
Weather in the greater Los Angeles area, including Mentone, is known for being warm and sunny most of the year. Summers are warm, and winters are mild and snow-free. Seniors who dislike cold, snowy winters will enjoy living here, and those with arthritic joints or other health conditions alleviated by warm weather will find relief.
Air quality in Mentone, as in the rest of the Los Angeles area, is some of the worst in the nation. The American Lung Association ranks the LA area in the top ten of most polluted cities in several different categories. This may be important to consider for seniors in memory care who have respiratory illnesses.
Mentone's cost of living is only slightly higher than the national average, making it one of the more affordable L.A. suburbs. Housing costs are close to twice the U.S. average, which may increase memory care facility expenses, but seniors will find that grocery and health care costs here are near the national average.
- Mentone, as part of the greater Los Angeles area, is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the UCLA Easton Center and the Memory and Aging Center at USC, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Mentone
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Mentone start around $3,200 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 Mentone 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 Mentone
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 Mentone
Mentone 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 Mentone, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
Directory of Winners in the Mentone Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Mentone
Mentone-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.
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Mentone
Review of Rose Garden
Finding a memory care facility for my dad was a very tough thing to do. Fortunately, I never had a moments worry once he moved to Rose Garden. The units are nice and always clean. The grounds are b... Read more
Review of Rose Garden
I like the grounds at Rose Garden. My husband can go outside if he wants since it's a gated community. They also have 24-hour nursing, and I saw them getting their residents up and around when I wa... Read more
Review of Rose Garden
Rose Garden was very old and needed some updating. I talked to the director, George, and he showed me around. He was very nice and explained everything to me, but the residents didn't look happy. G... Read more