19 Memory Care Facilities near Santa Clara, CA
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There are 19 Memory Care Facilities in the Santa Clara area, with 2 in Santa Clara and 17 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Santa Clara is $4,747 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,800.
To help you with your search, browse the 8 reviews below for memory care facilities in Santa Clara. Better rated regions include San Jose with an average rating of 3.8 out of 5 stars.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in Santa Clara, CA
17 Memory Care Facilities near Santa Clara, CA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Santa Clara
Santa Clara, California, is a small city of 127,000 people in Silicon Valley. Just under 11 percent of its residents are seniors over 65, around 2 percent of whom have Alzheimer's disease. Many of these seniors, along with others who have Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease and other forms of dementia, need a residential memory care facility.
The city of Santa Clara is home to 18 memory care facilities, which are often situated on or close to the grounds of associated assisted living communities. Both types of properties are regulated by the California Department of Social Services, which has online resources to help families find a licensed memory care facility in Santa Clara.
- The weather in Santa Clara is basically the same as it is in neighboring San Jose. Summer highs average 84 degrees in August, while winter lows drop to a December average of 42 degrees. Santa Clara gets slightly more than 16 inches of rain a year. This can raise allergens, such as pollen and mold, in the spring and summer, which is sometimes an issue for seniors with asthma or other respiratory issues.
- Santa Clara is located in the heart of Silicon Valley, which has driven the cost of living to a solid 114 percent higher than the national average. Housing here is more than three times the national median, but even health care is 35 percent more expensive than the national average in Santa Clara, and this may be of special concern for seniors in memory care.
Crime rates in Santa Clara are close to half those across the United States. Violent crime is exceptionally rare here.
- Santa Clara is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Kaiser Permanente Santa Clara Medical Center and Santa Clara Valley Medical, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Santa Clara
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Santa Clara start around $4,747 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,939 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Santa Clara 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 Santa Clara
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 Santa Clara
Santa Clara 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 Santa Clara, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
Directory of Winners in the Santa Clara Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Santa Clara
Santa Clara-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.