35 Memory Care Facilities near Lilburn, GA
There are 35 Memory Care Facilities in the Lilburn area, with 1 in Lilburn and 34 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Lilburn is $5,550 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,120. Cheaper nearby regions include Tucker with an average starting cost of $5,181.
To help you with your search, browse the 58 reviews below for memory care facilities in Lilburn. On average, consumers rate memory care in Lilburn 4.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Tucker with an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Lilburn, GA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Lilburn
In Gwinnett County, Alzheimer's affects an estimated 11.6 percent of seniors age 65 and older. Around 1,000 of Lilburn's more than 10,000 residents belong to this age group, who are the most likely to develop cognitive impairments. When the disease progresses, affected seniors may require more intensive care than families can offer at home. Memory care facilities may be able to help by providing compassionate care in a safe, home-like environment.
Georgia licenses these so-called memory care units as part of an assisted living community or personal care home. Although there are no memory care units in Lilburn, the city is served by 16 in nearby towns, including Tucker, Decatur and Atlanta.
- When considering a memory care facility, families may want to know whether it's in an area that is generally regarded as safe for seniors. Lilburn, with a rate of 380.8 violent and property crimes per 100,000 residents, ranks among the safest cities in Georgia.
- People 62 years of age or older who live in Lilburn qualify for the Georgia retirement income exclusion. Between the ages of 62 and 64, this exclusion enables seniors to avoid paying taxes on up to $35,000 of their yearly retirement income. When retirees reach 65, the exemption increases to $65,000 per person. These retiree-friendly tax policies may be particularly helpful for seniors facing memory care expenses.
- In the event of medical emergencies or illness, the Lilburn area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Emory University Hospital in nearby Atlanta, which is nationally ranked in the specialty of neurology.
- Lilburn's overall cost of living is 3 percent higher than the U.S. average, but this difference is mainly due to higher housing costs. In most expense categories, Lilburn compares favorably to the rest of the country. Healthcare, for example, is about 9 percent cheaper in Lilburn than the national average, a savings which may help families afford memory care.
Paying for Memory Care in Lilburn
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Lilburn start around $4,355 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,062 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Lilburn 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 Lilburn
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 Lilburn
Lilburn 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 Lilburn, please visit our Memory Care in Georgia page.
Directory of Winners in the Lilburn Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Lilburn
Lilburn-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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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Lilburn
Review of Sunrise at Five Forks
My mom is at Sunrise at Five Forks. She's been there a year now, and we were looking to move and improve our cost. She's 101 and going strong. It's been good. She's been well taken care of, and she... Read more