4 Memory Care Facilities near Brunswick, GA
There are 4 Memory Care Facilities in the Brunswick area, with 2 in Brunswick and 2 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Brunswick is $4,750 per month. This is lower than the national median of $5,120. Cheaper nearby regions include Fernandina Beach with an average starting cost of $4,647.
To help you with your search, browse the 4 reviews below for memory care facilities in Brunswick. On average, consumers rate memory care in Brunswick 4.3 out of 5 stars.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in Brunswick, GA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Brunswick
Brunswick's Glynn County boasts a population of about 85,000, and nearly 20 percent of those residents are ages 65 and older. Some of these seniors may be among the 140,000 Georgia residents living with Alzheimer's disease, as reported by the Alzheimer's Association. These seniors in need of specialized care may want to live in one of Brunswick's three memory care facilities.
The Georgia Department of Community Health oversees assisted living facilities, which include memory care facilities, in Georgia. All facilities must obtain a health care facility regulation license, which ensures that they provide adequate services to residents. This level of oversight can give seniors and their families peace of mind as they consider memory care assistance in Brunswick.
- Brunswick is a coastal town in Southeast Georgia that delivers year-round moderate temperatures. Winter lows drop to the 40s, and summer highs exceed 90 degrees. The area sees no snow but more rainfall than the national average. However, it sees more sunny days as well, which seniors seeking moderate weather can appreciate.
- Seniors' families may want to consider Brunswick's cost of living, which is below the national average, when budgeting for memory care facility expenses. Its cost of living of 90.1 is below the national average of 100, and housing costs are especially low.
- Another financial factor to consider is Georgia's tax benefits for seniors. The state does not tax social security income. It also offers a $65,000 tax deduction on all types of retirement income for seniors over age 64.
- Crime rates in Brunswick are high. On a scale where one represents the safest city and 100 the most dangerous, Brunswick's violent crime rate is 92.1 and property crime rate is 90.3. Seniors' families may want to inquire about security measures, such as exterior cameras and lighting, at memory care facilities.
Paying for Memory Care in Brunswick
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Brunswick start around $3,975 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 Brunswick 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 Brunswick
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Georgia 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 Georgia page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Brunswick
Brunswick 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 Brunswick, please visit our Memory Care in Georgia page.
Directory of Winners in the Brunswick Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Brunswick
Brunswick-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Georgia are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Georgia page for more information about these laws.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Brunswick
Review of HomeLife on Glynco
In memory care, not enough staff, my mothers room is not cleaned, air conditioning not working, staff just put all people in memory care in one big room so they just sit there all day so the staff ... Read more
Review of Addington Place of Brunswick
We chose this community for my parents. We're on a waiting list. I like the fact that it was a small facility. It was very clean, and the residents seemed to be well taken care of. The people that ... Read more
Review of HomeLife on Glynco
I liked HomeLife on Glynco very much. The staff was very good, the place was clean, and the people were friendly. They seem to have a lot of activities for the residents. It's a very good place. Th... Read more