1 Memory Care Facility in Red Bluff, CA
The average cost of memory care in Red Bluff is $5,245 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,750. Cheaper nearby regions include Redding with an average starting cost of $4,662.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Red Bluff
Red Bluff is located in Tehama County, California, and is home to nearly 15,000 residents, 16 percent of whom are seniors age 65 or older. Many seniors in the area require medical and residential care for dementia-related disorders such as Alzheimer's disease, which affects an estimated 1,300 residents throughout Tehama County.
The is one memory care facility in Red Bluff that provides dementia care to local seniors. Throughout California, memory care facilities, as well as assisted living facilities, are officially known as residential care facilities. Both levels of care are subject to similar provisions and are regulated by the California Department of Social Services.
- According to the American Lung Association, ozone pollution levels in Tehama County are high and air quality in the area has been assigned a failing grade. Poor air quality can lead to health complications, particularly in seniors and those with respiratory illnesses or cardiovascular disease.
- The Red Bluff area is home to world class medical facilities, including those that specialize in world class medical facilities such as St. Elizabeth Community Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Crime rates are considerably high in Red Bluff, and the area is safer than only 1 percent of other U.S. cities. Citizens of Red Bluff have a 1 in 14 chance of becoming the victim of a property crime and a 1 in 49 chance of becoming the victim of a violent crime. It's important to discuss security with memory care facilities in the area to ensure that measures have been taken to keep residents safe.
- The cost of living in Red Bluff is reasonable and on par with the national average. Families paying for memory care should find the area fairly affordable, particularly when it comes to health care and transportation expenses, which both have costs below the national average.
Paying for Memory Care in Red Bluff
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Red Bluff start around $5,245 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,869 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Red Bluff 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 Red Bluff
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 Red Bluff
Red Bluff 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 Red Bluff, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
Directory of Winners in the Red Bluff Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Red Bluff
Red Bluff-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.