23 Memory Care Facilities near Vista, CA
There are 23 Memory Care Facilities in the Vista area, with 3 in Vista and 20 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Vista is $4,631 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,800. Cheaper nearby regions include Oceanside with an average starting cost of $4,165.
To help you with your search, browse the 37 reviews below for memory care facilities in Vista. On average, consumers rate memory care in Vista 4.8 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include San Marcos with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 9 families in Vista find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Vista, call (855) 863-8283.
3 Memory Care Facilities in Vista, CA
20 Memory Care Facilities near Vista, CA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Vista
Among Vista's close to 100,000 residents, nearly 10 percent belong to the 65 and older age group. An increasing number of these seniors are living with Alzheimer's disease, a condition that affects approximately 650,000 seniors across California. In the city of Vista and throughout the state, memory care facilities, known as Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly (RCFEs), support the needs of seniors with dementia. Memory care services near Vista are available in over 20 different facilities in the area, offering compassionate care from specially trained staff.
- Vista offers a slightly cheaper alternative to the neighboring city of San Diego. However, living in Vista, where overall costs average 163.8 percent more than the national average, may still put a strain on the budget for families with loved ones residing in memory care.
- According to Sperling's Best Places, the city of Vista's climate receives a comfort index score of 82 out of 100, compared to a national average rating of 54. This ranking means that, relative to the rest of the country, seniors living in Vista can expect to enjoy more sunny days, milder temperatures and less humidity.
- Crimes occur in Vista at a rate of 19 per 1,000 residents. A senior citizen's chance of becoming the victim of any type of crime in the city is one out of 53. Although this means that the crime rate in Vista is higher than the national average, it's lower than for other towns with a similar population.
- San Diego County, where Vista is located, has one of poorest air quality rankings in the nation. Polluted air can increase health risks, especially for seniors that may already have respiratory illnesses. Family members should ask whether their loved ones in memory care go outside and, if so, what precautions are taken to avoid respiratory issues.
Paying for Memory Care in Vista
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Vista start around $4,231 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 Vista 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 Vista
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 Vista
Vista 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 Vista, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
Directory of Winners in the Vista Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Vista
Vista-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 Vista, CA
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Vista
Review of Alta Vista Senior Living
The staff at Alta Vista Senior Living is caring and very calm. I like the administrator, and he's been very helpful. The food is good. My father seems happy and content. So far, so good. They're in... Read more
Review of Vista Gardens Memory Care
We moved my uncle to Vista Gardens from another memory care unit. Immediately we knew we had made the right decision with the selection of Vista Gardens. Dr. Dupont made us feel welcome and infor... Read more
Review of Vista Gardens Memory Care
I interviewed five other memory care facilities and none of them even came close to Vista Gardens. Everyone working there always shows the upmost caring and compassion! If you ever have any concern... Read more