3 Memory Care Facilities near Dublin, GA
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There are 3 Memory Care Facilities in the Dublin area, with 2 in Dublin and 1 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Dublin is $4,682 per month. This is lower than the national median of $5,120.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in Dublin, GA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Dublin
Dublin is a city in southern Georgia that has a population of around 15,800 people. About 16 percent of those individuals are over the age of 65 and are included in the 140,000 seniors in Georgia who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. To provide assistance with daily living for individuals with cognitive issues, there are three Memory Care Units (MCUs) in the area. MCUs are specialized units within an assisted living facility or personal care home.
Like other cities in Georgia, Dublin is a tax-friendly place for seniors. The state provides a deduction of $65,000 per person for those over the age of 65 and $35,000 for individuals over the age of 62. Personal earned income up to $4,000 is also excluded.
- Seniors who pay for memory care, or those on a fixed income, may find they have more money left over at the end of the month when living in Dublin. The cost of living in the city is 81.1, which is lower than the national average of 100. It is also lower than the state average of 100.
- The city of Dublin is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Fairview Park Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Violent crimes and property crimes are ranked on a scale from one (low) to 100 (high), with national averages coming in 31.1 and 38.1 respectively. In Dublin, violent crime is ranked 58.9 and property crime is ranked 84.0, therefore, seniors living within the city limits may not feel safe and should use caution on outings.
- Dublin summers are hot and muggy with average July highs around 93 degrees Fahrenheit. These extreme temperatures may be unbearable for seniors who are sensitive to the heat or for those with respiratory illnesses. Winters are short and cold with average January lows around 35 degrees, but the city rarely gets snow, which may make it easier for seniors to get outside and enjoy the outdoors.
Paying for Memory Care in Dublin
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Dublin start around $4,682 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,294 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Dublin 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 Dublin
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 Dublin
Dublin 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 Dublin, please visit our Memory Care in Georgia page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Dublin
Dublin-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.