6 Memory Care Facilities in Savannah, GA

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Morningside of Savannah

Provides: Memory Care
7410 Skidaway Road, Savannah, GA 31406
"Morningside of Savannah offers compassionate senior care in Savannah, GA. We strive to create a home-like atmosphere where you and your loved ones can feel secure. Our warm, well-trained staff..." More

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Thrive at Skidaway

Provides: Memory Care
5 Lake Street, Savannah, GA 31411
"The BRAND NEW Community, opening in Early 2020, has a wide spectrum of living options under one roof. Independent Living is for our residents who are loving the later years of life and looking..." More

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Caring Star 2013

Habersham House

Provides: Memory Care
5200 Habersham Street, Savannah, GA 31405
"Habersham House offers compassionate senior care in Savannah, GA. We strive to create a home-like atmosphere where you and your loved ones can feel secure. Our warm, well-trained staff works..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Oxton Court of Savannah

Provides: Memory Care
249 Holland Drive, Savannah, GA 31419
"The staff at Oxton Court of Savannah is wonderful and helped put everything over the top. I like the place because it’s a smaller facility and easier for my grandmother to assimilate to it. The..." More

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Caring Star 2018

Buckingham South Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
5450 Abercorn St, Savannah, GA 31406
"Locally owned and operated, founded on more than 45 years of experience in the health care field. Located in beautiful Savannah, Georgia, this thoughtfully planned community has set the standard..." More

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Caring Star 2013

Sunabella at Savannah

Provides: Memory Care
11310 White Bluff Road, Savannah, GA 31419
"My mom is living in Insignia of Savannah, and it's very good. Her room is very clean, and everything's wonderful. They play games and do puzzles. The food is great, and I have no problems with it..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Savannah

    Savannah is a historic town located near the Atlantic Coast of Georgia with a senior population of approximately 18,305 individuals who are over the age of 65. The city is home to five memory care facilities that provide treatment for seniors who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia. 

    In Savannah and the state of Georgia, Memory Care Units (MCUs) are specialized units within an assisted living facility or a personal care home that offer daily living care, as well as additional programs and activities for those with cognitive deficits. 

    • Savannah, Georgia, has a cost of living of 87.9, which is lower than both the state and the national average of 100. For seniors on a budget, this may leave more money available after paying for memory care or daily necessities.
    • Located along the Atlantic coast, Savannah has long, hot and muggy summers with average July highs around 92 degrees Fahrenheit. This may pose a problem for seniors with respiratory problems or heat sensitivities. Winters are short and mild with average January lows of around 39 degrees. The city rarely gets any snow, but it does get around 50 inches of rain each year, which is higher than the national average of 39 inches. 
    • In Savannah, property crime is ranked 66.4 on a scale from one (low) to 100 (high). This is higher than the national average of 38.1. Violent crime is ranked 71.7, which is also significantly higher than the national average of 31.1. Seniors may not feel safe when living within the city limits.
    • The city of Savannah is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the Memorial Health University Medical CenterSt. Joseph’s Hospital and the Georgia Regional Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.


    Paying for Memory Care in Savannah

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in Georgia

    $5,915.00 Saint Simons Island
    $5,056.00 Charleston
    $4,995.00 Richmond Hill
    $4,897.00 US
    $4,235.00 Beaufort
    $3,850.00 Bluffton
    $3,811.00 Savannah
    $3,760.00 Brunswick

    Memory Care costs in Savannah start around $3,811 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,897 per month.

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

    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 Savannah

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


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Savannah

    Savannah-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.

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Savannah

    • Review of Sunabella at Savannah

      My mom is living in Insignia of Savannah, and it's very good. Her room is very clean, and everything's wonderful. They play games and do puzzles. The food is great, and I have no problems with it w... Read more

      Patricia
    • Review of Sunabella at Savannah

      So far, Insignia of Savannah is really good. They’ve helped my mom a lot, and they’re really good with her. They seem to have the experienced personnel to deal with memory care patients. My mother ... Read more

      Angela201752
    • Review of Sunabella at Savannah

      I visited Insignia of Savannah. I thought the staff was very good. The facility itself was very clean, but to me it was somewhat depressing. Sometimes it had to do with the residents because they w... Read more

      Patty788470

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