13 Memory Care Facilities near Montrose, CA
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There are 13 Memory Care Facilities in the Montrose area, with 1 in Montrose and 12 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Montrose is $4,610 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,900. Cheaper nearby regions include Altadena with an average starting cost of $3,250.
To help you with your search, browse the 10 reviews below for memory care facilities in Montrose. On average, consumers rate memory care in Montrose 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Montrose, CA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Montrose
Montrose has a sizable senior population, with almost 15 percent of the La Crescenta-Montrose area's 20,000 residents aged 65 and older. It's people in this age group who are most at risk for Alzheimer's disease and there are 11 memory care facilities in Montrose and the nearby communities that support people with Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia.
Memory care facilities in Montrose, as in all of California, must meet specific requirements around the training of their staff and staff numbers. This is monitored by the state's Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division to ensure proper care for the 650,000 Californians with Alzheimer's disease.
- Los Angeles County, including Montrose, has high levels of pollution. The county received failing grades for particle and ozone pollution in the State of the Air 2018 report. This poor air quality may impact the health of seniors in Montrose with respiratory conditions.
- Social Security benefits are exempt from state income tax in California, but all other forms of retirement income are fully-taxed. The state also has higher than average sales taxes, which may impact the budget of seniors and their families looking for memory care in Montrose.
- The Montrose area is home to world-class medical facilities, such as USC Verdugo Hills Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness. It's also close to facilities specializing in brain health and dementia care. The USC Memory and Aging Center, a California Alzheimer's Disease Center, is just 15 miles away.
- Montrose has comfortable weather throughout the year. In July, the average high temperature is 90 degrees and in January the low is around 45. In addition, there's no snow. Instead, residents enjoy around 281 days of sunshine each year, 76 more than the national average. Some memory care facilities may take advantage of this and arrange for residents to spend supervised time in the sun.
Paying for Memory Care in Montrose
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Montrose start around $4,610 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,071 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Montrose 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 Montrose
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 Montrose
Montrose 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 Montrose, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
Directory of Winners in the Montrose Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Montrose
Montrose-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.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Montrose
Review of Mountview
I liked Mountview. I liked the amenities, and I thought that my mom would be in good hands if she had to go there. They had a library. The room was OK. The staff was very nice and very friendly. Th... Read more