20 Memory Care Facilities near Rocky Hill, CT
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There are 20 Memory Care Facilities in the Rocky Hill area, with 3 in Rocky Hill and 17 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Rocky Hill is $7,848 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,160. Cheaper nearby regions include Glastonbury with an average starting cost of $6,952.
To help you with your search, browse the 39 reviews below for memory care facilities in Rocky Hill. On average, consumers rate memory care in Rocky Hill 4.6 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Glastonbury with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 8 families in Rocky Hill find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Rocky Hill, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Rocky Hill, CT
What to Consider About Memory Care in Rocky Hill
Situated along the Connecticut River, the town of Rocky Hill has a population of more than 20,000, with 21 percent aged 65 and older. As more than 75,000 seniors across the state have Alzheimer's disease, it is important that specialized care for people with some type of dementia is available in Rocky Hill. Support is provided at memory care facilities, or Alzheimer's Special Care Units (SCUs) as they are called in Connecticut. Three such facilities are in Rocky Hill, with an additional 17 in nearby communities.
- The cost of living in Rocky Hill exceeds the U.S. national average by 11 percent. Seniors looking to relocate to a memory care facility in this area should be aware that a larger percentage of their budget may be allocated to high housing and transportation costs.
- Located just eight miles south of Hartford, Rocky Hill is part of the Hartford metropolitan area, which is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care, such as Hartford Hospital and the St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, both located just over 10 miles away, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Overall, the climate in Rocky Hill receives a comfort rating of 41 out of 100. Summer temperatures reach the 80s, and winter temperatures can drop to below 20 degrees. Rocky Hill receives around 37 inches of snow annually. When visiting SCUs, families may want to ask about policies and procedures to keep seniors safe in harsh weather conditions.
- In Rocky Hill, the rate of violent crime scores a 20.4 and property crime scores a 23.7. These numbers are significantly lower than the U.S. national averages of 31.1 and 38.1 in the same categories. While the area is generally considered safe, it is still a important to find out SCU's security procedures.
Paying for Memory Care in Rocky Hill
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Rocky Hill start around $6,681 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,361 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Rocky Hill 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 Rocky Hill
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 Rocky Hill
Rocky Hill 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 Rocky Hill, please visit our Memory Care in Connecticut page.
Directory of Winners in the Rocky Hill Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Rocky Hill
Rocky Hill-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.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Rocky Hill
Review of The Residence at Ferry Park
My dad moved into The Residence at Ferry Park. It has kind of a homier feel, and it was a little smaller than one that I had looked at. It seems the staff was very warm and friendly, and it was jus... Read more
Review of Atria Greenridge Place
My mother-in-law is at Atria Greenridge Place. We have not been able to visit her yet because of COVID, but so far so good. It is near family members. They asked us not to come by for a couple of w... Read more
Review of The Atrium at Rocky Hill
My husband is moving into The Atrium at Rocky Hill. I chose it because it was family friendly, it was clean, I felt that the whole staff that I met was very nice, and it felt like the right environ... Read more