2 Memory Care Facilities in Bossier Parish, LA
The average cost of memory care in Bossier Parish is $4,322 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,790.
To help you with your search, browse the 1 review below for memory care facilities in Bossier Parish. On average, consumers rate memory care in Bossier Parish 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Bossier Parish
Bossier Parish is home to about 128,000 people and has a senior community that comprised nearly 14 percent of the total population. In this parish, it's projected that over 11 percent of seniors who receive Medicare benefits are living with Alzheimer's or dementia.
There are two memory care facilities in Bossier Parish, both of which are located in the city of Bossier. In this region, as in all of Louisiana, memory care facilities may be called Alzheimer's special care units. These facilities may be independent and have their own buildings, or they may be located within any adult residential care provider that specializes in dementia services.
- The overall cost of living in Bossier Parish, as well as the cost of healthcare, is roughly on par with the state average and a little lower than the national average. This may make the parish a good option for families and seniors with restrictive budgets.
- On a 100-point scale, with a high score indicating more crime, the violent crime rate in Bossier Parish is 45.3, which is about 14 points higher than the national average. The property crime rate is 45.6, versus the national average of 38.1. Families who are touring local memory care facilities may want to ask what security measures are taken to keep residents and their belongings safe.
- Bossier Parish experiences warm summers with highs in the low-90s and chilly winters with lows in the mid-30s. The region receives an average of just 1 inch of annual snowfall, which may make seasonal travel easier for those visiting loved ones in local memory care facilities.
- Ozone pollution levels in Bossier Parish are relatively low, with the region receiving a B for this type of pollution from the American Lung Association. This may benefit seniors who have conditions like COPD or asthma.
Paying for Memory Care in Bossier Parish
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Bossier Parish start around $4,322 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 Bossier Parish 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 Bossier Parish
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Louisiana 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 Louisiana page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Bossier Parish
Bossier Parish 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 Bossier Parish, please visit our Memory Care in Louisiana page.
Directory of Winners in the Bossier Parish Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Bossier Parish
Bossier Parish-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Louisiana are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Louisiana page for more information about these laws.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Bossier Parish
Review of Brookdale Bossier City
This is the most amazing place for my mom. She has some really great new friends. She loves all the Clare Bridge programs and activities. When my moms friends come to visit her, they say she has... Read more