2 Memory Care Facilities near Sanger, CA
There are 2 Memory Care Facilities in the Sanger area, with 1 in Sanger and 1 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Sanger is $3,400 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,860.
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1 Memory Care Facility in Sanger, CA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Sanger
The Fresno County, California, city of Sanger is home to about 25,000 residents, including roughly 2,500 people who are aged 65 and over. According to statistics published by the Alzheimer's Association, as many as one in 10 of those seniors may have Alzheimer's. In Fresno County, 11 percent of Medicare beneficiaries 65 and over have Alzheimer's or dementia.
There are two memory care facilities in the Sanger region, including one in the city proper and the other in nearby Fowler. In California, memory care may be offered in residential care facilities for the elderly, which also offer standard assisted living services, or they may be independent, as is the case with Sanger's facility.
- California seniors do not pay state income tax on Social Security income, but all other types of retirement income are fully taxable. This may affect how much money families have available to them for memory care in Sanger.
- The air quality in Fresno County, including that of Sanger, is poor. According to data gathered by the American Lung Association, ozone pollution and short-term particle pollution levels are very high in the region. Because poor air quality may negatively affect the health of seniors with respiratory or cardiovascular conditions, this may be a consideration for some families researching local memory care options.
- While living costs in Sanger are high compared to the nationwide average, they are low compared to the state average, which may make the city a good option for California families who are helping their loved ones transition to a local memory care facility.
- Sanger is safer than 25 percent of U.S. cities of all sizes and 38 percent of California communities of all sizes. However, when compared only to similarly sized cities, Sanger's overall crime rate is near the median. To keep memory care residents safe, facilities have security equipment like surveillance cameras and alarm systems.
Paying for Memory Care in Sanger
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Sanger start around $3,400 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,999 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Sanger 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 Sanger
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 Sanger
Sanger 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 Sanger, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
Directory of Winners in the Sanger Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Sanger
Sanger-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.