11 Memory Care Facilities near Plantsville, CT
There are 11 Memory Care Facilities in the Plantsville area, with 1 in Plantsville and 10 nearby.
To help you with your search, browse the 28 reviews below for memory care facilities in Plantsville. On average, consumers rate memory care in Plantsville 4.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Meriden with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Plantsville, CT
What to Consider About Memory Care in Plantsville
A small neighborhood in Southington, Connecticut, Plantsville is home to more than 1,700 residents. Throughout the state, 75,000 seniors have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, and in a village where around 27.5 percent of its residents are aged 65 and older, it is important that specialized care is available to serve this aging population.
While there is only one memory care facility in Plantsville, an additional 25 facilities, known as Alzheimer's Special Care Units (SCUs) in Connecticut, are available in Southington and other nearby communities, all of which are specially licensed by the state's Department of Public Health.
- Despite moderate grocery and health costs, the overall cost of living in Plantsville receives a score of 121.4 compared to the U.S. average of 100. The biggest factor in this difference is the cost of housing. Families of loved ones with dementia may want to consider this when budgeting for an SCU.
- A neighborhood of Southington, Plantsville is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care, such as The Hospital of Central Connecticut located in Southington, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- While most memory care facilities have security systems and safety policies in place to protect their residents, a low crime rate can offer added peace of mind. The rate of violent crime in Plantsville is 20.3 out of a possible 100, with 100 being high crime, compared to the U.S. national average of 31.1. The rate of property crime is also lower, scoring a 26.7 compared to a 38.1.
- As is seen across much of Connecticut, Plantsville has cold winters. Temperatures can drop to a low of 17 degrees with an average 35 inches of snow annually. It's a good idea to discuss the measures taken by an SCU to ensure its residents remain safe when weather conditions get harsh.
Paying for Memory Care in Plantsville
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Connecticut
Memory Care costs in Plantsville start around $0 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,043 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Plantsville 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 Plantsville
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Connecticut 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 Connecticut page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Plantsville
Plantsville 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 Plantsville, please visit our Memory Care in Connecticut page.
Directory of Winners in the Plantsville Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Plantsville
Plantsville-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Connecticut are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Connecticut page for more information about these laws.
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Plantsville
Review of Mulberry Gardens of Southington
I think that Mulberry Gardens’ non-memory care assisted living is very good. I think they have a little work to do with the memory care. I think they need a slightly little higher staffing. My fath... Read more
Review of Mulberry Gardens of Southington
We're all set now and we have my father in Mulberry. We chose this facility because it is just a fantastic place! He has been there about three weeks now and this is a very good place for him. The ... Read more