8 Memory Care Facilities near Vallejo, CA
There are 8 Memory Care Facilities in the Vallejo area, with 3 in Vallejo and 5 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Vallejo is $5,231 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,900. Cheaper nearby regions include Napa with an average starting cost of $4,000.
To help you with your search, browse the 24 reviews below for memory care facilities in Vallejo. On average, consumers rate memory care in Vallejo 4.6 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Albany with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Vallejo, CA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Vallejo
Memory care facilities in Vallejo, California, support a population of 122,000 individuals, including a senior population of 14.1 percent. There are six such facilities in this area to care for residents with cognitive difficulties such as Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Two memory care facilities are in Vallejo itself, and the other four are in nearby cities such as Napa and Oakland. California’s Department of Social Services regulates the licensing and administration of these facilities, which are treated as a type of assisted living facility in that state.
- Vallejo has a rating of 88 on the Sperling Comfort Index, which measures a location’s comfort level. This index uses a scale of one to 100, with a higher score indicating a more comfortable climate. The U.S. average on the Sperling Comfort Index is 54, which means Vallejo has a high number of days with low humidity and temperatures in the 70s. The average low temperature during January is 40 degrees in Vallejo, and its average high temperature in July is 79 degrees.
- The high cost of living in Vallejo is primarily due to the fact that housing costs 2.16 times the national average. Healthcare is the lowest essential living expense, at 5 percent below average. Senior citizens on a fixed income will need to seriously consider their housing costs before moving to Vallejo.
- The overall crime rate is quite high in Vallejo, so memory care facilities will need to implement additional measures to protect their residents from both violent and property crimes. The rate of violent crime in Vallejo is 69.4, on a scale of one to 100 with a higher score indicating a higher crime rate. The average in California is 33.7 by comparison, and the national average for violent crime is 33.1. The rate of property crimes is 57 in Vallejo, as compared to the state average of 40.9 and the national average of 38.1.
- The overall air quality in Vallejo is slightly worse than the national average, which can be particularly detrimental for seniors who already have respiratory conditions. The relative risk of respiratory disease in this city is 46.9 on a scale of one to 100, with a lower score indicating greater risk. In comparison, the national average for respiratory risk is 62.5. However, the risk of lung cancer is 59.1 in Vallejo, compared to the national average of 54.4.
Paying for Memory Care in Vallejo
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Vallejo start around $5,231 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,053 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Vallejo 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 Vallejo
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 Vallejo
Vallejo 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 Vallejo, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Vallejo
Vallejo-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 Vallejo, CA
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Vallejo
Review of Vista Prado
Vista Prado, A Memory Care Community was like a community center. It was an old building but nice and clean. They have a garden in the front and some people were sitting there. The staff was nice. ... Read more
Review of Vista Prado
My wife Bobbie has been a resident for some time now, and the changes in her behavior have been tremendous. This owing to the staffs observance and the med. depts. concientiousness in working with ... Read more
Review of Oakwood Memory & Senior Care
When we went to Oakwood Memory & Senior Care, they weren't very prepared and seemed to not know that we were coming. The residents, the person who gave us the tour, and the activities director ... Read more