8 Memory Care Facilities near Commerce, GA

Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Commerce, GA

Brookside Commerce

Provides: Memory Care
199 West W. Gary road, Commerce, GA 30529

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Bountiful Hills Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
200 Bolton drive, Commerce, GA 30529
"Our philosophy at Bountiful Hills Senior Living is to respect and recognize each resident's significant contributions and life experiences. We pay attention to details that makes a difference to..." More

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Orchard at Athens

Provides: Memory Care
2750 Atlanta Hwy, Athens, GA 30606
"Very caring and attentive staff in a beautiful facility. Would prefer more activities for the memory care residents especially on weekends and holidays. Otherwise, Orchard Athens is a gem! " More

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Jackson Oaks Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
50 Sumner Way, Jefferson, GA 30549
"Independent Living, Assisted Living and Alzheimer’s Care in Jefferson, Georgia Located in one of the most charming communities in the State of Georgia, Jackson Oaks Senior Living is a state of..." More

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Oak Pointe Memory Center at Winder

Provides: Memory Care
208 Memory Lane, Winder, GA 30680
"Oak Pointe provides customized memory care options for its residents, focusing on each individual’s unique needs. Oak Pointe Memory Center offers a vibrant community with an engaging event calendar..." More

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Manor Lake Assisted Living & Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
933 Highway 29 N, Athens, GA 30601
"If you’re worried about a senior parent, you’ll find relief at Manor Lake Athens. Care at Manor Lake Athens is more than just meals and medications. It includes serving the Body, Mind and Spirit of..." More

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Arbor Terrace of Athens

Provides: Memory Care
170 Marilyn Farmer Way, Athens, GA 30606
"Arbor Terrace of Athens provides residents with a lifestyle focused on wellness and meaningful social connections. Our assisted living, Hedges neighborhood, and dementia care options allow us to..." More

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The Pines Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
258 Collage Avenue, Maysville, GA 30558
"My memaw lived there for the last few years of her life. It was allways nice to visit for supper. For a little bit they had some construction going on but it ended up looking real pretty. Memaw..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Commerce

    The state of Georgia has 140,000 individuals with Alzheimer's disease or dementia. Some of them live in Commerce, located approximately 70 miles northeast of Atlanta, where seniors represent 16 percent of the population. To help support them, the community has four memory care facilities that provide daily living assistance, positive therapeutic intervention and room and board for seniors with Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia.

    In Commerce and the rest of Georgia, seniors receive a retirement income exclusion for those aged 62 and older. For those aged 62 to 64, the exclusion is $35,000 per person and for those aged 65 and older, the exclusion is $65,000 per person. Georgia is often seen as one of the tax-friendliest states for seniors.

    • Like many cities in the southeast, Commerce has hot and humid summers that may prove to be too much for seniors who have respiratory illnesses. July average highs within the city are around 89 degrees. The average winter lows are around 32 degrees with only a small chance of snow.
    • The city of Commerce is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the Northridge Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
    • Seniors on a budget may find it easy to pay for a memory care unit in an assisted living facility and pay for necessities while living in Commerce due to the low cost of living. The cost of living in the city is 84.2, which is lower than the state average of 100 and the national average of 100.
    • The chance of becoming a victim of any type of crime in Commerce is 11 percent lower than the state of Georgia and six percent higher than the national average. Compared to other cities in the state, seniors may feel safer living in Commerce, but in comparison to other cities in the nations, seniors may be concerned about their safety.


    Paying for Memory Care in Commerce

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Georgia

    $6,400.00 Watkinsville
    $5,506.00 Athens
    $5,075.00 Winder
    $4,974.00 US
    $4,074.00 Gainesville
    $3,495.00 Jefferson
    $2,700.00 Commerce
    $2,000.00 Maysville

    Memory Care costs in Commerce start around $2,700 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,974 per month.

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

    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 Commerce

    Commerce 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 Commerce, please visit our Memory Care in Georgia page.


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Commerce

    Commerce-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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