6 Memory Care Facilities near Tracy, CA
There are 6 Memory Care Facilities in the Tracy area, with 2 in Tracy and 4 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Tracy is $5,395 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,795. Cheaper nearby regions include Manteca with an average starting cost of $4,065.
To help you with your search, browse the 5 reviews below for memory care facilities in Tracy. Better rated regions include Manteca with an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in Tracy, CA
4 Memory Care Facilities near Tracy, CA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Tracy
Tracy, CA, is a Central Valley farm town in the middle of San Joaquin County, which has the lowest Alzheimer's disease rate in California. Just over 90,000 people live in Tracy, 8.2 percent of whom are seniors age 65 and over, and just six memory care facilities are enough to serve the entire community. These facilities are licensed as long-term residential care homes, just like the assisted living communities they're often associated with. All such facilities are regulated by the California Department of Social Services Senior Care Licensing Program, which ensures a standard of care for seniors with Alzheimer's, Huntington's disease and other forms of dementia requiring long-term care.
- Tracy's location in the middle of California's Central Valley gives it warm summers and generally mild winters, though the area can get cold enough in December and January to cause issues for seniors with COPD. Summer highs here average 93 degrees Fahrenheit, while overnight lows in winter average 37 degrees. Tracy gets just 13 inches of rain in a typical year, which helps keep pollen and mold allergy counts low for seniors with asthma.
- Tracy's cost of living is around 56 percent higher than the typical cost elsewhere in the United States. Expenses for housing, necessities and utility bills are somewhat lower in Tracy than the average for California cities. On the plus side, healthcare in Tracy is around 4 percent more affordable than it is nationally, and roughly 2 percent lower than the California average for the same costs.
Crime rates in Tracy are very close to the equivalent national figures overall, but with significantly fewer violent crimes than the average across the country. Property crimes are roughly one-quarter to one-third higher than national rates, depending on the category.
- The Tracy area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Sutter Tracy Community Hospital and Doctors Hospital of Manteca, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Tracy
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Tracy start around $4,295 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,863 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Tracy 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 Tracy
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 Tracy
Tracy 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 Tracy, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
Directory of Winners in the Tracy Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Tracy
Tracy-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.