9 Memory Care Facilities in Fayette County, KY

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Caring Star 2018

Liberty Ridge

Provides: Memory Care
701 Liberty Ridge Lane, Lexington, KY 40509
"Liberty Care is our special brand of state-certified assisted living. Our Liberty Care team provides ample amounts of individual attention to all residents. Care is tailored to fit specific needs..." More

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Magnolia Springs Lexington

Provides: Memory Care
2701 Magnolia Springs Dr, Lexington, KY 40511
"Magnolia Springs was a beautiful place but in an inconvenient location on the northwest side of Lexington and away outside of town. When you start with all the add-ons, it is the most expensive of..." More

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Highgrove at Tates Creek

Provides: Memory Care
4251 Saron Drive, Lexington, KY 40515
" Welcome to Highgrove at Tates Creek Senior Living NEW INDEPENDENT COTTAGES UNDER CONSTRUCTION! Traditions Management is one of the Midwest’s leading senior care providers. Each of our..." More

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Richmond Place

Provides: Memory Care
3051 Rio Dosa Dr., Lexington, KY 40509
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Caring Star 2015

The Lantern at Morning Pointe of Lexi...

Provides: Memory Care
225 Ruccio Way, Lexington, KY 40503
"Morning Pointe of Lexington is very clean, very friendly, has lots of activities, and is a good community. They had three different room sizes, and we went with the middle size because it was what..." More

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The Willows at Hamburg

Provides: Memory Care
2531 Old Rosebud Road, Lexington, KY 40509
"With its vibrant culture, strong sense of community, and famous hospitality, Lexington is the perfect place for a health campus dedicated to enriching the lives of its residents. At The Willows, we..." More

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Legacy Reserve at Fritz

Provides: Memory Care
2700 Man O' War Blvd., Lexington, KY 40515
"Welcome to Legacy Reserve at Fritz Farm Legacy Reserve at Fritz Farm promises to offer state-of-the-art luxury living to the seniors of Lexington who aspire to lead an independent and active..." More

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Morning Pointe of Lexington East

Provides: Memory Care
150 Shoreside Drive, Lexington, KY 40515
"Conveniently located near St. Joseph’s Hospital East off Richmond Road, just south of Man O’War Boulevard at 150 Shoreside Drive in Lexington, Kentucky, Morning Pointe of Lexingtoin-East is a..." More

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Cedarhurst of Beaumont

Provides: Memory Care
1165 Monarch Street, Lexington, KY 40513
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    What to Consider About Memory Care in Fayette County

    Nearly 13 percent of Fayette County's 321,959 residents are aged 65 or older. Some of these Fayette County seniors may be among the 72,000 Kentuckians living with Alzheimer's disease, according to the Alzheimer's Association. These seniors may find that living in one of the seven memory care facilities in the county delivers the specialized care they require.

    The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services' Division of Health Care oversees, licenses and regulates memory care facilities in Fayette County and the rest of Kentucky. Seniors' families can rest easy knowing their loved one resides in a facility that delivers high-quality care that meets these state standards.

    • The cost of living in Fayette County is just shy of the national average. On a scale where 100 represents that average, Fayette County ranks 95. Seniors' families should note that health care ranks lower at 90, which can be a welcome relief for seniors living in Fayette County.
    • Fayette County's climate promises seniors and their families exposure to all four seasons. Winters are cold, with low temperatures in the 20s and about 10 inches of snow annually. Summer highs reach the upper 80s. Fayette County sees more rain and fewer sunny days than the national average.
    • Fayette County is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Baptist Health, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
      • Violent crime rates in Fayette County are just above the national average of 31.1, coming in at 34 on a scale where one represents the safest city and 100 the most dangerous. Property crime rates are higher, coming in at 51, compared to the national average of 38.1. As such, seniors' families may want to inquire about security measures in place at memory care facilities in the area.


      Paying for Memory Care in Fayette County

      Average Monthly Costs

      Counties in Kentucky

      $5,307.00 Fayette County
      $5,000.00 Scott County
      $4,932.00 Clark County
      $4,869.00 US
      $4,813.00 Jefferson County
      $4,610.00 Kenton County
      $4,594.00 Boone County
      $4,275.00 Franklin County

      Memory Care costs in Fayette County start around $5,307 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,869 per month.

      It’s important to note that memory care rates in Fayette County 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 Fayette County

      Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Kentucky 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 Kentucky page.


      Free Memory Care Resources in Fayette County

      Fayette County 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 Fayette County, please visit our Memory Care in Kentucky page.

      Directory of Winners in the Fayette County Area


      Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Fayette County

      Fayette County-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Kentucky are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Kentucky page for more information about these laws.

      Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Fayette County

      • Review of Magnolia Springs Lexington

        Magnolia Springs was a beautiful place but in an inconvenient location on the northwest side of Lexington and away outside of town. When you start with all the add-ons, it is the most expensive of ... Read more

        Anna
      • Review of The Lantern at Morning Pointe of Lexington

        My husband ended up being at The Lantern at Morning Pointe of Lexington. The food was horrible. He was only there for about four months. When he first went, I was fine with it, but as time went on,... Read more

        Betty
      • Review of The Lantern at Morning Pointe of Lexington

        Morning Pointe of Lexington is very clean, very friendly, has lots of activities, and is a good community. They had three different room sizes, and we went with the middle size because it was what ... Read more

        RobertJTBRV
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