16 Memory Care Facilities near Jonesboro, GA

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Jonesboro, GA

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Cadence at Mt. Zion

Provides: Memory Care
7493 Mount Zion Boulevard, Jonesboro, GA 30236
"We liked Cadence at Mt. Zion a lot. The guy who showed us around was real nice. My father could have his own private little room and we could bring his little dog to visit. It was spic and span and..." More

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Ashley Glen Senior Living and Memory ...

Provides: Memory Care
441 Prime Point, Peachtree City, GA 30269
"My dad is now at Ashley Glen Senior Living. It has been good. I like it. He is in the memory unit, and I'm pleased so far. I don't have any complaints. My dad's room is very clean. The staff..." More

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Mt. Carmel Personal Care Home

Provides: Memory Care
3084 Mount Carmel Road, Hampton, GA 30228
"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..." More

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Christian City Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
7290 Lester Rd., Union City, GA 30291
"This specially designed private-pay facility features one and two-room suites and provides maximum independence with all the help residents need close at hand. Assisted Living Center residents..." More

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Hope Center Memory Care

Provides: Memory Care
355 Brandywine Blvd, Fayetteville, GA 30214
"My mom moved into Hope Center Memory Care, but she is not there at the moment because she had a fall. Nevertheless, I really like them. It's great, and the staff and the facility seemed to be very..." More

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Governor's Glen Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
5000 Governor's Drive, Forest Park, GA 30297
"My mother-in-law is a resident of Governor's Glen Assisted Living. It's close to us, she likes it over there, and the people always act really nice. They're nice to her and nice to us. The rooms..." More

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Heartis Fayetteville

Provides: Memory Care
936 Lanier Avenue West, Fayetteville, GA 30214
"My grandmother was a resident at Heartis for almost two years. She lived in the memory care building (Building A). Initially, things were going well. However, after a little more than a year of her..." More

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Providence Personal Care Home

Provides: Memory Care
7103 Boulder Pass, Union City, GA 30291
"Welcome to Providence Personal Care Home! From the moment you walk through our doors, you will experience an environment well suited for the care of your loved ones. Providence is a four-bed..." More

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Monarch Villa at Stockbridge

Provides: Memory Care
100 Monarch Village Way, Stockbridge, GA 30281
"Monarch Villa at Stockbridge is a dedicated memory care assisted living community that provides exceptional care and an All-Inclusive price point. We are a lovely, small, intimate community that..." More

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Country Gardens Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
7175 Lester Road, Union City, GA 30291
"Country Gardens Senior Living provides the warmth and comfort of a grand Victorian home, nestled amongst trees. Our serene three acres in Union City, Georgia is conveniently accessible to local..." More

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The Gardenias

Provides: Memory Care
75 Dutchtown Road, Hampton, GA 30228
"The people at The Gardenias were very nice. They were very good and it looked very good. It was one consideration for me. It was clean. It did not smell or anything. The person who gave me the tour..." More

Eagles Landing Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
475 Country Club Drive, Stockbridge, GA 30281
"My wife has been a resident of the Memory Care unit at Eagles Landing Senior Living for 2½ years. Last week as we were walking down a hallway we met an employee. She greeted us in a very cheerful..." More

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GoldenCrest Assisted Living at Morrow

Provides: Memory Care
2160 Lake Harbin Road, Morrow, GA 30260
"I like how the staff at GoldenCrest at Morrow interacted with the residents. You can tell that they're very well trained and comfortable with being around dementia patients and handling them when..." More

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GoldenCrest Assisted Living at Eagle'...

Provides: Memory Care
425 Country Club Drive, Stockbridge, GA 30281
"Well you made it and it's great to see you! Eagle's Landing is located in Stockbridge, Georgia just off I-75 (that's the big road to Florida). So here is what you need to know and do...know that we..." More

Benton Village

Provides: Memory Care
201 Evergreen Terrace, Stockbridge, GA 30281
"Benton Village was an older facility, but better than the others we looked at. The rooms were adequate. The staff seemed very helpful, and they had more staff per resident. The residents were..." More

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Gardens of Fayetteville

Provides: Memory Care
1294 GA-54 , Fayetteville, GA 30214
"My mother is placed in Gardens of Fayetteville. So far, it is positive. We haven't been there long enough to experience too much, but my mother seems to be pretty happy there. They have taken an..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Jonesboro

    Jonesboro is the county seat of Clayton County, Georgia, and home to about 4,724 residents, including 550 who are aged 65 or older. In the state of Georgia, the senior population of 160,000 is projected to increase to 190,000 by 2025, and an estimated 11.6 percent of these people are expected to be diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or a related memory condition.

    The Georgia Department of Community Health issues licenses to memory care facilities who are charged with caring for people with cognitive impairments.  Additionally, they oversee staff training, resident living conditions and facility operating procedures. One such memory care unit is located in Jonesboro and 21 others are located in neighboring municipalities.

    • Jonesboro's cost of living is 93.1; slightly lower than the U.S. average rating of 100 and significantly lower than the state or national medians. Healthcare in Jonesboro is also less costly than the national average, so choosing a memory care facility in the area could save money for seniors and their families.
    • Georgia's state tax laws are weighted in favor of people aged 65 and older. Social Security dividends and the first $65,000 of income earned annually after retirement are exempt from taxes. With existing property tax exemptions and the state sales tax of 4 percent, seniors on a fixed income may be able to afford more for healthcare.
    • The violent and property crime rates in Jonesboro are higher than in most U.S. cities. To keep senior residents safe within the premises, memory care units should be expected to have adequate security measures, such as auto-lock doors, video cameras and security guards.
    • Jonesboro has an average of 221 sunny days compared to 205 sunny days nationally. The area receives only 1 inch of snow annually, far less than the U.S. average of 26 inches. The yearly temperature ranges from 31 degrees Fahrenheit in winter to 90 degrees in summer with 50 inches annual rainfall. Sperling's Comfort Index rates Jonesboro at 67 out of 100 based on its number of comfortable days. 

    Paying for Memory Care in Jonesboro

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Georgia

    $5,250.00 Fayetteville
    $5,043.00 US
    $3,749.00 Stockbridge
    $3,600.00 Morrow
    $3,500.00 Forest Park
    $3,450.00 Jonesboro
    $3,205.00 Union City
    $2,575.00 Hampton

    Memory Care costs in Jonesboro start around $3,450 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,043 per month.

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

    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 Jonesboro

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

    Directory of Winners in the Jonesboro Area

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Jonesboro

    Jonesboro-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.

    Memory Care near Jonesboro, GA

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Jonesboro

    • Review of Cadence at Mt. Zion

      We toured Cadence at Mt. Zion for my mother. They are basically out of my range right now. The dining area was all right. The staff was very friendly and very helpful. The place was neither big nor... Read more

    • Review of Cadence at Mt. Zion

      We liked Cadence at Mt. Zion a lot. The guy who showed us around was real nice. My father could have his own private little room and we could bring his little dog to visit. It was spic and span and... Read more

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