9 Memory Care Facilities near Simsbury, CT

1 Memory Care Facility in Simsbury, CT

Mclean

Provides: Memory Care
75 Great Pond Road, Simsbury, CT 06070
"What my mother likes about New McLean is that you did not have these long type of hallways that went on forever. There were short hallways that just took a right and left hand turn so that it..." More

8 Memory Care Facilities near Simsbury, CT

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Atria Hamilton Heights

Provides: Memory Care
One Hamilton Heights Drive, West Hartford, CT 0...
"At Atria Hamilton Heights, you'll enjoy modern, elegant senior living care set against the backdrop of Connecticut's rich history. The ambience and decor of the community's Vanderbilt-style..." More

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River Ridge at Avon

Provides: Memory Care
101 Bickford Extension, Avon, CT 06001
"River Ridge at Avon is nestled in a quiet, residential neighborhood in the heart of beautiful Farmington Valley. We're conveniently located off Route 44 in the charming town of Avon, Connecticut,..." More

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Brookdale West Hartford

Provides: Memory Care
22 Simsbury Road, West Hartford, CT 06117
"My mother-in-law has moved into Brookdale West Hartford. The place is very clean. The people are very friendly. However, my mother-in-law is having trouble adjusting. The staff is very good. They..." More

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Brookdale Chatfield

Provides: Memory Care
One Chatfield Drive, West Hartford, CT 06110
"Brookdale Chatfield provides a full range of choices for today's seniors. Choosing a senior living community represents a lifestyle choice and we understand that our residents are choosing much..." More

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Arden Courts of Farmington

Provides: Memory Care
45 South Rd, Farmington, CT 06032
"rooms are perfect size- mom doesn't hide in her room like she did in the other place; she comes out and goes to activities or makes her own activity with talking to different staff members- doesn't..." More

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Atria Farmington

Provides: Memory Care
111 Scott Swamp Road, Farmington, CT 06032
"Located in a charming residential neighborhood just minutes from historic downtown, Atria Farmington is a new assisted living community for active older adults. This thoughtfully designed residence..." More

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The Residence at Brookside

Provides: Memory Care
117 Simsbury Road, Avon, CT 06001
"The Residence at Brookside in Avon, Connecticut is a brand-new senior housing community for Independent Living, Assisted Living and Reflections Memory Care. Built and operated by one of New..." More

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Arden Courts of Avon

Provides: Memory Care
100 Fisher Dr, Avon, CT 06001
"There are so many employees at this particular facility(Arden Courts) in Avon, Ct to positively commnet on. Right now, my FOCUS is on TOBY BARRY -admin. services coordinator. Toby has been not..." More

Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Simsbury

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What to Consider About Memory Care in Simsbury

Simsbury, Connecticut is a town of roughly 25,000 located in Hartford County. Around 16.5 percent of its residents are 65 years of age and older, the population most at risk for developing Alzheimer's disease and dementia. There are 75,000 residents across the state with Alzheimer's disease, and those who live in Simsbury will find one memory care facility in the town and 23 additional options in nearby communities.

In Connecticut, these facilities are known as Alzheimer's Special Care Units         (SCUs) and are required to obtain special licensing from the state's Department of Public Health to provide care for seniors with dementia.

  • While most memory care facilities are fully equipped with modern security technologies, a low crime rate can offer families peace of mind. Simsbury's rate of violent crime scores a 14.2 out of 100, with 100 being high crime, and a 15.6 for property crime. These numbers are far below U.S. national averages of 31.1 and 38.1 in the same categories, respectively.
  • Daily living costs are often something seniors and their families have to keep in mind when budgeting for care at an SCU. At a score of 130, the cost of living in Simsbury is higher than both the Connecticut average of 118 and the national average of 100. The is largely due to high housing costs and miscellaneous expenditures.
  • Like much of Connecticut, Simsbury is known to experience harsh winters. Temperatures can drop to lows around 17 degrees, with an average of 40 inches of snow expected each year. Families may want to discuss the precautions taken by individual memory care facilities to ensure residents remain safe during these cold conditions.
  • Simsbury is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care, such as Hartford HealthCare's Senior Services branch just a ten-minute drive from the town center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.


Paying for Memory Care in Simsbury

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Connecticut

$6,253.00 West Hartford
$6,172.00 Torrington
$6,116.00 South Windsor
$6,016.00 Rocky Hill
$5,795.00 Glastonbury
$5,465.00 Farmington
$4,799.00 US

Memory Care costs in Simsbury start around $0 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,799 per month.

It’s important to note that memory care rates in Simsbury 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 Simsbury

Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Connecticut page. Financial Assistance in Connecticut Financial Assistance in Connecticut

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 Simsbury

Simsbury and the surrounding area are home to numerous government agencies and non-profit organizations offering help for seniors searching for or currently residing in an assisted living 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 Simsbury, please visit our Assisted Living in Connecticut page.

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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Simsbury

Simsbury-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Connecticut are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Connecticut page for more information about these laws.

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