9 Memory Care Facilities near Waterbury, CT

1 Memory Care Facility in Waterbury, CT

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The Village at East Farms

Provides: Memory Care
180 Scott Road, Waterbury, CT 06705
"The Village at East Farms in Waterbury, CT, is a cozy "country estate" situated on a picturesque 34-acre wooded hilltop. An authentic covered bridge, lavish gardens, and rolling panoramas provide..." More

8 Memory Care Facilities near Waterbury, CT

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Caring Star 2019

The Hearth at Southbury

Provides: Memory Care
655 Main Street South, Southbury, CT 06488
"At The Hearth at Southbury, we offer the opportunity to enjoy all the comforts of home without any of the stress of home maintenance. We designed our community to take care of all your needs so..." More

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Benchmark Senior Living at Hamden

Provides: Memory Care
35 Hamden Hills Drive, Hamden, CT 06518
"Benchmark Senior Living at Hamden is located south of Sleeping Giant State Park, on a hilltop overlooking Hamden Center. Located in Hamden, Connecticut, Maple Woods at Hamden boasts skyline views..." More

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Caring Star 2015

The Village at Kensington Place

Provides: Memory Care
511 Kensington Ave, Meriden, CT 06451
"The Village at Kensington Place in Meriden, Connecticut, is an elegant "country estate" nestled among the scenic Hanging Hills. Our beautifully manicured campus, surrounded by woodlands, provides..." More

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Brandywine Assisted Living at Litchfield

Provides: Memory Care
19 Constitution Way, Litchfield, CT 06759
"I went to Brandywine Senior Living and this place is very nice. It was close to my house. What I really like about it is that they let the memory are residents go and enjoy what the assisted living..." More

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Mulberry Gardens of Southington

Provides: Memory Care
58 Mulberry St, Plantsville, CT 06479
"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..." More

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The Watermark at East Hill

Provides: Memory Care
611 East Hill Road, Southbury, CT 06488
"The Watermark at East Hill in Southbury CT is LifeCare retirement community that offers Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care and Skilled Nursing 55-acre campus overlooking the stunning..." More

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Linden at Woodbridge

Provides: Memory Care
330 Amity Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
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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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What to Consider About Memory Care in Waterbury

Across the state of Connecticut, over 75,000 seniors have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. The second largest city in New Haven County, Waterbury, has a population of close to 110,000, with almost 13 percent of its residents aged 65 years and older, some of whom have cognitive impairments.

Over 30 memory care facilities, or Alzheimer's special care units (SCUs) as they are called in Connecticut, are available in Waterbury and its surrounding communities for seniors with Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia. These facilities require special licensing, in addition to the Connecticut Department of Public Health's basic requirements, in order to operate.

  • At 118, the average cost of living in the state of Connecticut exceeds the U.S. national average of 100. However, Waterbury scores a 99.8, making it a much more affordable option for seniors on a budget than other communities in surrounding metropolitan areas.
  • While Waterbury's violent crime rate of 30.6 out of a possible 100 falls just below the U.S. average of 31.1, the rate of property crime is significantly higher at 54.3, compared to 38.1 nationally. Be sure to check with individual facilities about the security measures they employ to keep residents safe.
  • Waterbury is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the award-winning Waterbury Hospital and St. Mary's Hospital in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
  • Like many cities across the state of Connecticut, Waterbury experiences cold winters. Temperatures can drop to 17 degrees in the winter months, with an average of 37 inches of snow expected per year. It's important to ensure your chosen memory care facility has measures in place to protect seniors with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia from cold weather conditions.


Paying for Memory Care in Waterbury

Average Monthly Costs

Cities in Connecticut

$7,650.00 Newtown
$6,247.00 Southbury
$6,172.00 Torrington
$6,033.00 Hamden
$5,465.00 Farmington
$4,799.00 US
$4,762.00 Woodbridge
$4,650.00 Waterbury

Memory Care costs in Waterbury start around $4,650 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 Waterbury 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 Waterbury

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 Waterbury

Waterbury 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 Waterbury, please visit our Assisted Living in Connecticut page.

Memory Care Facilities in Waterbury

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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Waterbury

Waterbury-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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