The 10 Best Memory Care Facilities in West Covina, CA for 2023
There are 41 Memory Care Facilities in the West Covina area, with 2 in West Covina and 39 nearby.
To help you with your search, browse the 85 reviews below for memory care facilities in West Covina. On average, consumers rate memory care in West Covina 4.8 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Whittier with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Directory of Memory Care Facilities in West Covina, CA
What to Consider About Memory Care in West Covina
The city of West Covina, California has an estimated population of 107,598 citizens, 14.2 percent of whom are seniors aged 65 years old or older — and some live with Alzheimer's disease or dementia. To serve this population, there are over 17 memory care facilities, called "Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly," according to California's Code of Regulations.
- The weather in West Covina can be quite comfortable for senior citizens. The highest monthly temperature in August is 75 degrees, while the lowest in December is 56 degrees, with no annual accumulation of snow. The city also averages 276 sunny days, making it ideal for senior citizens who like to enjoy the sunshine. While West Covina does get an annual average of 19 inches of rainfall, this is much lower than the national average of 39 inches.
- The West Covina area is home to medical facilities specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Kindred Hospital-San Gabriel Valley, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- West Covina has a crime rate that is 6 percent lower than the California average, making it a safer place for senior citizens. More specifically, West Covina has a violent crime rate of 43 percent lower than the California average and 34 percent lower than the United States average. However, the city also has a property crime rate 1 percent higher than California and 7 percent higher than the national average.
- The cost of living in the city of West Covina is 2 percent higher than the California average and 41 percent higher than the national average, which may make it difficult for families on a tight budget to afford memory care here.
Paying for Memory Care in West Covina
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in West Covina start around $0 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,525 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in West Covina 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 West Covina
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 West Covina
West Covina 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 West Covina, please visit our Memory Care in California page.
Directory of Winners in the West Covina Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in West Covina
West Covina-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 West Covina, CA
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in West Covina
Review of Merrill Gardens at West Covina
We moved my sister-in-law to Merrill Gardens at West Covina. She has memory problems. It's very nice. It's well-kept and attractive. I know they have a lot of activities, but I can't tell specifica... Read more
Review of Merrill Gardens at West Covina
It's been a very positive experience having mom at Merrill Gardens at West Covina. It's a brand new facility, they've been open for maybe less than a year, so everything's nice and modern. She has ... Read more
Review of Regency Grand at West Covina
My mom moved into the Regency Grand at West Covina. They're very good. They're very helpful in getting her moved in. They're also very friendly, most of their people have been there a long time, an... Read more