The 10 Best Memory Care Facilities in Collinsville, IL for 2023
There are 55 Memory Care Facilities in the Collinsville area, with 2 in Collinsville and 53 nearby.
To help you with your search, browse the 119 reviews below for memory care facilities in Collinsville. On average, consumers rate memory care in Collinsville 4.0 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Fairview Heights with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Collinsville, IL
What to Consider About Memory Care in Collinsville
Collinsville is a small city in Madison County, Illinois with a little under 25,000 residents, nearly 15 percent of whom are 65 and over. It is estimated that nearly 12 percent of Madison County seniors who have Medicare have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's or dementia. Seniors and families who have been affected by Alzheimer's are served by the Alzheimer's Association Illinois Chapter, which provides resources, hosts events and advocates for those with Alzheimer's.
In Collinsville, as in all of Illinois, memory care services are offered either in supportive living facilities, which are solely for those with dementia, or in an assisted living facility that is licensed to provide dementia care. Collinsville has two memory care facilities, and there are over two dozen more facilities nearby.
- Ozone pollution levels in Madison County are high, with the county receiving an F for this type of pollution from the American Lung Association. Collinsville's air quality may impact the health of memory care residents with respiratory illnesses or cardiovascular disease.
- Overall, living costs in Collinsville are about 10 percent below the national median, and healthcare expenses are only slightly higher than the nationwide average. Since the community is a relatively affordable place to live, more money may be left in the budget for memory care expenses.
- Illinois has full deductions for Social Security benefits, pension income and income from retirement savings accounts, meaning that Collinsville seniors hang on to the entirety of all retirement income.
- Collinsville is rated safer than 21 percent of cities in the country and 15 percent of other Illinois cities. When compared exclusively to cities with similar population sizes, Collinsville's crime rate stands out as higher than most. Memory care facilities are equipped with automatically locking doors, surveillance cameras and alarm systems to keep residents safe.
Paying for Memory Care in Collinsville
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Collinsville start around $0 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,745 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Collinsville 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 Collinsville
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Illinois 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 Illinois page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Collinsville
Collinsville 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 Collinsville, please visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Collinsville
Collinsville-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Illinois are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Illinois page for more information about these laws.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Collinsville
Review of Addington Place of Collinsville
I went to Addington Place of Collinsville. I was impressed with that one. I mean, if I could have afforded it, I probably might have gone there, but the other place was much more affordable. It's v... Read more
Review of The Villas of Holly Brook and Reflections Memory Care: Collinsville
Villas of Holly Brook Collinsville was very new, and a little more higher end than what I expected. I looked at both assisted living and memory care. The one-bedroom and studio-style apartments wer... Read more
Review of Addington Place of Collinsville
I went here and it was nice, it was clean, the people seemed friendly, and I could actually see it from my house. However, my mother needed memory care, it was on the third floor, and she needed to... Read more