The 5 Best Memory Care Facilities in Yolo County, CA for 2023

Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Yolo County, CA

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Atria Covell Gardens

Provides: Memory Care
1111 Alvarado Avenue, Davis, CA 95616
"I am so grateful that this unit exists. We were trying to care for my mom at home and just didn't have enough hours in the day to juggle her caretakers, medicine, and house upkeep not to mention..." More

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Carlton Senior Living Davis

Provides: Memory Care
2726 5th Street, Davis, CA 95618
"My friend is in Carlton Senior Living Davis. She's in memory care. It's very nice. It's very attractive and very well decorated in a tasteful way. The staff was very courteous on arrival, and when..." More

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Palm Gardens Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
240 Palm Avenue, Woodland, CA 95695
"Palm Gardens Senior Living has all the facilities that we need for my mom's care. Just from the tours, the facility seems very secure, and that is important. Everybody was friendly. The room is..." More

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The Californian

Provides: Memory Care
1224 Cottonwood St., Woodland, CA 95695
"My friend has been in The Californian since November, and they're taking good care of him. His room is big, but it's just very expensive. The dining area and everything there is really nice. He..." More

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St. John's Retirement Village - CLOSED

Provides: Memory Care
135 Woodland Ave., Woodland, CA 95695
"St. John's Retirement Village is a gated assisted living home located on 14 acres of well-kept land in the peaceful community of Woodland, CA. Local art galleries, shops, theaters and other points..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Yolo County

    Yolo County occupies a large, and largely rural, low-lying flood plain west of the Sacramento River and north of the San Francisco Bay Delta. The county has very few cities and is home to 220,000 people, with just over 12 percent being seniors age 65 and older, many of them living with Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia. Only four dedicated memory care facilities operate in the county, though many dementia care facilities are associated with local assisted living or skilled nursing facilities.

    All such residential long-term care facilities are licensed by the California Department of Social Services Adult Care Licensing program, which conducts regular inspections to verify health and safety, staff training and quality of care issues at the site.

    • Yolo County's weather is generally mild and typical of California's Central Valley. Summertime highs in the county reach an average of 94 degrees, and winter lows dip to 39. Yolo County is largely rural, and the annual 21 inches of rain that it gets can encourage flooding in the low-lying plains along the Sacramento River and raise allergens some seniors with respiratory issues may have trouble with.
    • The cost of living in Yolo County is 142 percent of the national average. California's overall cost of living is about 169 percent the national cost. Much of the extra expense of living in the area, relative to the national figures, is in housing costs. Healthcare costs, on the other hand, are 9 percent lower than the typical cost nationwide.
    • Yolo County's crime rate is close to the national average in most categories, though it is generally a bit lower than rates nationwide. Across all types of incidents, crime rates here are 10 to 20 percent lower than average, while violent crime is less common still.
    • The Yolo County area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care, such as Woodland Memorial Hospital and Sutter Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.


    Paying for Memory Care in Yolo County

    Average Monthly Costs

    Counties in California

    $8,220.00 Nevada County
    $6,376.00 Yolo County
    $5,525.00 US
    $5,365.00 Solano County
    $5,105.00 Sutter County
    $5,022.00 Sacramento County
    $4,608.00 Napa County

    Memory Care costs in Yolo County start around $6,376 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 Yolo County 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 Yolo County

    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 Yolo County

    Yolo County 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 Yolo County, please visit our Memory Care in California page.

    Directory of Winners in the Yolo County Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Yolo County

    Yolo County-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.

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Yolo County

    • Review of Palm Gardens Senior Living

      Palm Gardens Senior Living has all the facilities that we need for my mom's care. Just from the tours, the facility seems very secure, and that is important. Everybody was friendly. The room is pri... Read more

      Kim
    • Review of Atria Covell Gardens

      I am so grateful that this unit exists. We were trying to care for my mom at home and just didn't have enough hours in the day to juggle her caretakers, medicine, and house upkeep not to mention ou... Read more

      BLS Daughter
    • Review of Atria Covell Gardens

      Atria is truly a god send for our mother. She is in life guidance (memory care). While it was the hardest decision to make when it came time that she could no longer function without 24/7 care, we ... Read more

      ckoos
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