6 Memory Care Facilities in Henry County, GA
The average cost of memory care in Henry County is $3,762 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,650. Cheaper nearby regions include Clayton County with an average starting cost of $3,503.
To help you with your search, browse the 10 reviews below for memory care facilities in Henry County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Henry County 4.4 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Clayton County with an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped thousands of families find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Henry County, call (855) 863-8283.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Henry County
Review of Mt. Carmel Personal Care Home
Mom has moved into Mt. Carmel. They really know how to deal with memory care patients. They're trained specifically for that. The décor is dated somewhat, but it is very clean. The rooms are decora... Read more
Review of The Gardenias
Lovely facility with their coffered ceilings, large recreation room, large bedrooms, and great staff. Food is great and the staff is attentive. I had many meals here with my mom and greatly enjoyed... Read more
Review of Mt. Carmel Personal Care Home
I visited Mt. Carmel Personal Care Home, I wasn't overly impressed with it, but it's a home for people with Alzheimer's. It was clean, older than what I'd like to be, and didn't quite look like the... Read more
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Henry County
Henry County, Georgia, has a population of more than 153,000 people, 12 percent of whom are aged 65 and older. Some of these seniors make up part of the 140,000 people in the state who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. To accommodate them, there are six memory care facilities in the area in cities like Hampton and Stockbridge. These facilities are specialized units within a personal care home or assisted living facilities.
Only 20 miles from Atlanta, Henry County provides many of the city’s amenities but with greater affordability. The County has a cost of living index of 105.9, which is slightly higher than the U.S. average of 100 but below that of Atlanta and other prominent U.S. cities, which is just one reason retirees are attracted to the region.
- Henry County is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Piedmont Henry Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Crime in Henry County is ranked on a scale from one to 100 with 100 being the highest. Property crime is ranked 40.3, which is higher than the national average of 38.1. Violent crime is ranked 45, which is also higher than the national average of 31.1. Families with loved ones in memory care within the county may want to inquire about the facilities security measures in order to keep their loved one safe.
- Seniors in Henry County and the state of Georgia can take advantage of the lack of income tax on Social Security Income payments (SSI). The state also provides a $65,000 per person deduction on all of the types of retirement income. This may leave more money at the end of the year to pay for personal memory care.
- The weather in Henry County ranges from hot and humid summers with average highs in the low 90s. Winter is short and cold with average lows around 31. Because of the extreme heat, it may be a good idea to find out how the facility keeps seniors from wandering outside in the weather.
Paying for Memory Care in Henry County
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Henry County start around $3,762 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,800 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Henry County 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 Henry County
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 Henry County
Henry County 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 Henry County, please visit our Assisted Living in Georgia page.
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Henry County
Henry County-area assisted living communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all assisted living communities in Georgia are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Georgia page for more information about these laws.