17 Memory Care Facilities near Oxnard, CA
There are 17 Memory Care Facilities in the Oxnard area, with 4 in Oxnard and 13 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Oxnard is $3,963 per month. This is lower than the national median of $5,120. Cheaper nearby regions include Ventura with an average starting cost of $3,940.
To help you with your search, browse the 8 reviews below for memory care facilities in Oxnard. On average, consumers rate memory care in Oxnard 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Oxnard, CA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Oxnard
Oxnard is a city of 210,000 people on the coast of California, along the beach between Santa Barbara and Thousand Oaks. The city has seven memory care facilities where seniors with Alzheimer's disease, Huntington's disease, Parkinson's disease and other advanced forms of dementia are looked after in safe, controlled settings. Staff at these facilities help seniors with daily activities, and they often coordinate with patients' doctors on an individualized treatment plan. Long-term Residential Care Properties, a term that includes memory care facilities and the assisted living communities they're often associated with, are licensed and regulated by the California Department of Social Services.
Weather in Oxnard is typical of Southern California. Hot summers can be dry and cause some issues for seniors with asthma or COPD, though very mild winters are generally more comfortable. August through October high temperatures in Oxnard average 74 degrees, while December and January lows average 45 degrees. Oxnard only gets 15.6 inches of rain a year.
- Oxnard is close to Santa Clarita, where the cost of living is around 44 percent higher than the national average. Housing is the biggest expense here for most residents, though seniors in memory care are more likely to be affected by the cost of healthcare in Oxnard, which is 9 percent higher than the national average.
Crime rates in Oxnard are almost exactly in line with the California state averages in most categories. California residents have a one in 223 chance of being the victim of a violent crime, while in Oxnard the rate is 1 in 231. Property crime, of special concern to seniors, is slightly higher than the state average, with a one in 39 chance of experiencing vandalism, theft or a similar crime, as opposed to California's one in 40 risk.
- The Oxnard area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as St. John's Regional Medical Center and Ventura County Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Oxnard
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Oxnard start around $4,080 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,294 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Oxnard 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 Oxnard
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 Oxnard
Oxnard 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 Oxnard, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Oxnard
Oxnard-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 Oxnard, CA
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Oxnard
Review of Regency Palms Oxnard
Regency Palms has exceeded all my expectations as far as level of care for patients with dementia. They excel in understanding the disease and how to treat it, both for the patient and the family.... Read more
Review of Pacifica Senior Living Oxnard
Oxnard Pacifica facilities are beautiful. The meals and food are wonderful. The activities are fun. Most of all the caregivers, staff and management are some of the best people I have ever met. The... Read more