3 Memory Care Facilities near Newnan, GA
Also serving communities of Lagrange.
There are 3 Memory Care Facilities in the Newnan area, with 2 in Newnan and 1 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Newnan is $5,394 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,790. Cheaper nearby regions include Fayetteville with an average starting cost of $5,224.
To help you with your search, browse the 1 review below for memory care facilities in Newnan. Better rated regions include Peachtree City with an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in Newnan, GA
1 Memory Care Facility near Newnan, GA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Newnan
With short winters and only a small chance of snow per year, Newnan is an excellent city for retiring seniors who are sensitive to the cold and who are looking for a place to live. Ten percent of the city’s 38,909 population is over the age of 65 with some of those individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or dementia. To accommodate this segment of the population, there are three memory care facilities located in the immediate area, and two located within the city limits.
Memory care facilities in the state of Georgia and within Newnan are referred to as Memory Care Units (MCUs) and are a part of an assisted living facility or a personal care home. These facilities provide personal care services such as grooming, meals and room and board. They also provide therapeutic activities, including dancing, games, music and sensory enhancement activities such as reminiscing.
- Newnan and the state of Georgia offer tax breaks for seniors, which ensures that retirees hold on to more of their money. The state does not tax social security income, and it provides a deduction of $65,000 per person on all types of retirement income for anyone over the age of 62. Earned income up to $4,000 is also not taxed.
- The overall rate of crime in Newnan is 6 percent lower than the state average, which may make seniors feel more secure in comparison to other locations within the state. However, the crime rate is 13 percent higher in the city than the national average, which may cause seniors to look elsewhere when considering a place to retire.
- Seniors on a budget who are paying for memory care may find it hard to stay within their budget due to the cost of living in Newnan, which comes in at 109.4. This is higher than both the state and the national averages of 100.
- The Newnan area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the Piedmont-Newnan Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Newnan
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Georgia
Memory Care costs in Newnan start around $5,394 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,876 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Newnan 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 Newnan
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 Newnan
Newnan 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 Newnan, please visit our Memory Care in Georgia page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Newnan
Newnan-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.