14 Memory Care Facilities near Hialeah, FL
There are 14 Memory Care Facilities in the Hialeah area, with 1 in Hialeah and 13 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Hialeah is $2,000 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,950. Cheaper nearby regions include Miami with an average starting cost of $1,450.
To help you with your search, browse the 7 reviews below for memory care facilities in Hialeah. Better rated regions include Miami with an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Hialeah, FL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Hialeah
According to Alzheimer's Association, as many as one in 40 Floridians are living with Alzheimer's disease, marking Florida as the state with the second highest rate of the disease in the country. Alzheimer's is primarily diagnosed in seniors age 65 and over, a demographic that makes up 20 percent of Hialeah's population of 240,000 people.
To accommodate local seniors who have dementia, the Hialeah area has nearly five dozen memory care facilities. One facility is located within the city and 53 are located in nearby cities, including Miami and Aventura. Memory care facilities in the Hialeah area may have their own dedicated facility or they may be situated within assisted living facilities that have specialized care staff, training and activities specially designed for residents with dementia. The Bureau of Health Facility Regulation monitors all memory care and assisted living facilities.
- Florida does not have a state income tax, which may allow seniors to put more money into their memory care budget.
- The air quality in Miami-Dade County is good, which may be beneficial for seniors who have a lung condition like COPD or asthma. The county received Bs for ozone pollution and short-term particle pollution, as well as a passing grade for annual particle pollution, from the American Lung Association.
- While the overall cost of living in Hialeah is about 26 percent higher than the national average, healthcare costs are slightly lower here than they are elsewhere in the country. This may make care more affordable for seniors who have a chronic condition like dementia.
- Hialeah has a comfortable year-round climate with mild winter temperatures, which may appeal to seniors who enjoy relaxing outdoors. Summers are warm with July highs near 90. Most years bring no snowfall, and winter lows are near 60.
Paying for Memory Care in Hialeah
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Hialeah start around $2,000 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,053 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Hialeah 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 Hialeah
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Florida 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 Florida page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Hialeah
Hialeah 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 Hialeah, please visit our Memory Care in Florida page.
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Hialeah
Hialeah-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Florida are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Florida page for more information about these laws.