8 Memory Care Facilities near Jefferson, GA

Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Jefferson, GA

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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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Orchard at Athens

Provides: Memory Care
2750 Atlanta Hwy, Athens, GA 30606
"I don't know where to begin to extol the virtues of the Orchard. We literally had looked at well over 30 communities, both in Florida and Georgia, for Memory Care that was suitable for my mom, who..." More

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The Landing of Bogart

Provides: Memory Care
2881 Monroe Highway, Bldg 300, Bogart, GA 30622
"The Landing is a caring, loving place. My mom was there for her last 6 weeks of life. I could not have wished for a better place for her to have been. They are very supportive with the family also...." 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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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

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

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Jefferson

    Jefferson is a small southern town in Jackson County with a population of around 67,519, 15 percent of whom are 65 and older. Located in Georgia, where approximately 140,000 people have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia, Jefferson has one memory care facility within the town limits and two in nearby cities within the county. These units are referred to as memory care units.

    Because Georgia is noted as one of the 10 most tax-friendly states for retirees due to the $65,0000 tax deduction on all types of retirement income, the state of Georgia and the town of Jefferson may be an excellent place for seniors in memory care to call home.

    • The city of Jefferson 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.
    • Families looking for an affordable city with memory care facilities may find Jefferson an excellent option for their loved ones due to the low cost of living index. In Jefferson, this index Is 95.9, which is lower than the Georgia average and the U.S. average of 100.
    • Seniors in memory care who are sensitive to the cold may fare better in a southern city like Jefferson where winters rarely drop below freezing. Summers are hot and humid with average highs in the 90s. The city only gets around an inch of snow per year and 50 inches of rain. 
    • Crime in Jefferson is 34 percent lower than the national average, which makes it a safe option for seniors living in memory care in the area. People visiting and living in Jefferson have a one in 56 chance of becoming a victim of any type of crime.


    Paying for Memory Care in Jefferson

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Georgia

    $5,506.00 Athens
    $5,075.00 Winder
    $4,974.00 US
    $4,074.00 Gainesville
    $3,495.00 Jefferson
    $2,700.00 Commerce
    $2,325.00 Oakwood
    $2,000.00 Maysville

    Memory Care costs in Jefferson start around $3,495 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 Jefferson 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 Jefferson

    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 Jefferson

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

    Directory of Winners in the Jefferson Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Jefferson

    Jefferson-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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