24 Memory Care Facilities near South Barrington, IL
There are 24 Memory Care Facilities in the South Barrington area, with 1 in South Barrington and 23 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in South Barrington is $5,795 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,120. Cheaper nearby regions include Streamwood with an average starting cost of $4,900.
To help you with your search, browse the 32 reviews below for memory care facilities in South Barrington. On average, consumers rate memory care in South Barrington 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in South Barrington, IL
What to Consider About Memory Care in South Barrington
The village of Barrington is located in Cook and Lake Counties in Illinois and has a population of 10,300 people, 21 percent of whom are seniors 65 and older. It's estimated that 11.2 percent of seniors receiving Medicaid have Alzheimer's or another form of dementia. Barrington seniors looking for a local memory care facility have four to choose from, with 39 more within a 15-mile radius of the village.
The Illinois Department of Public Health regulates assisted living and memory care facilities in the state, including those in Barrington. These communities may be housed in their own properties or, more commonly, co-located with assisted living facilities.
- Barrington's score of 149 puts its cost of living well above the state and national averages. The village's housing cost is 224 percent as high as the national average. This can impact operational costs at memory care facilities, which may result in higher monthly fees.
- The village receives 37 inches of rain, which is somewhat lower than the national average of 39. However, the city receives 37 inches of snow, 11 inches higher than the national average of 26 inches. This can make it difficult for visiting family members to get back and forth to Barrington's memory care facilities. In addition, winter lows reach a chilly 14 degrees here, while summer highs reach the 80s.
- The air quality in Barrington is 69, 10 points higher than the national average. This could be welcome news to families of seniors with respiratory issues such as COPD.
- Illinois exempts nearly all retirement income from taxation, including Social Security, pension income and retirement savings accounts. This is helpful for Barrington seniors living on a fixed budget.
Paying for Memory Care in South Barrington
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in South Barrington start around $5,795 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 South Barrington 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 South Barrington
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 South Barrington
South Barrington 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 South Barrington, please visit our Memory Care in Illinois page.
Directory of Winners in the South Barrington Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in South Barrington
South Barrington-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.
Memory Care near South Barrington, IL
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in South Barrington
Review of Encore Memory Care at South Barrington
Our experience having my father-in-law here was good. They met our expectations. Their amenities are good. The rooms are big and accessible, as well as the bathrooms and the dining room. They have ... Read more
Review of Encore Memory Care at South Barrington
I visited for my wife. The staff was very good. The facility was nice and clean. It was spacious and well lit. I didn't try the food. The security was topnotch. They had a lot of group activities p... Read more