22 Memory Care Facilities near Marietta, GA
There are 22 Memory Care Facilities in the Marietta area, with 10 in Marietta and 12 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Marietta is $4,105 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,800. Cheaper nearby regions include Smyrna with an average starting cost of $3,787.
To help you with your search, browse the 24 reviews below for memory care facilities in Marietta. Better rated regions include Smyrna with an average rating of 3.8 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 6 families in Marietta find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Marietta, call (855) 863-8283.
10 Memory Care Facilities in Marietta, GA
12 Memory Care Facilities near Marietta, GA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Marietta
Marietta is a large city located northwest of Atlanta and home to approximately 61,000 people, of which 12 percent are 65 years and older. These seniors have access to 54 memory care facilities in the area that provide assistance to those with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. In Marietta and the state of Georgia, memory care facilities are specialized units within a personal care home or assisted living facility that provide an added watch to individuals with diagnoses of probable dementia or Alzheimer’s.
- The Marietta area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Marietta Memorial Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The cost of living in Marietta is 121.3, which is higher than both the state and the national averages of 100. Housing is the biggest factor for the increase in the cost of living, with the price of an average home in Marietta being approximately $60,000 more than the national average. The costs of healthcare and groceries in Marietta are less than both the national and state averages. Seniors in the area may find it challenging to live within a budget.
- Crime in Marietta is ranked on a scale from one (low) to 100 (high). Violent crime is ranked 62.5, which is higher than the national average of 31.1. Property crime is ranked 55.8 in comparison to the national average of 38.1. Due to these statistics, seniors may not feel safe in Marietta.
- Marietta experiences hot and humid summers with average July highs around 88 degrees Fahrenheit. Average January lows are around 31 degrees with only a slight chance of snow per year. Seniors who are sensitive to the heat may find Marietta summers unbearable.
Paying for Memory Care in Marietta
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Marietta start around $4,044 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,909 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Marietta 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 Marietta
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 Marietta
Marietta 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 Marietta, please visit our Memory Care in Georgia page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Marietta
Marietta-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.