26 Memory Care Facilities near Cockeysville, MD
There are 26 Memory Care Facilities in the Cockeysville area, with 2 in Cockeysville and 24 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Cockeysville is $4,102 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,860.
To help you with your search, browse the 15 reviews below for memory care facilities in Cockeysville. Better rated regions include Towson with an average rating of 4.1 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped thousands of families find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Cockeysville, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Cockeysville, MD
What to Consider About Memory Care in Cockeysville
In the 2010 Census, Cockeysville was home to almost 21,000 people, and over 13 percent of residents were aged 65 and older. For seniors with dementia, the community is just over 20 miles away from the Johns Hopkins Memory and Alzheimer's Treatment Center, which offers care to some of Maryland's 110,000 residents living with Alzheimer's disease.
Alzheimer's special care units in assisted living facilities also help care for people with the disease. There are 20 of these memory care facilities in Cockeysville and the nearby area, all monitored by the Department of Health.
- The air quality in Baltimore County, including Cockeysville, is mixed. The American Lung Association gave the county an A grade for 24-hour particle pollution, but a failing grade for ozone pollution. Families may which to investigate how this will affect the health of their elderly loved ones with respiratory conditions.
- Social Security Income in Maryland is exempt from state income taxes, while non-public pensions are fully taxed. Income from public pensions and retirement savings accounts are subject to tax; however, people aged 65 and over are eligible for a deduction, leaving more money available for memory care.
- The cost of living in Cockeysville is rated at 135 in the Sperling cost of living index. This is 35 points higher than the national average of 100. The high cost of living has the largest impact on this figure, and the price of daily expenses like groceries and healthcare are slightly below the national average, which may help seniors and their families put more money towards their memory care budget.
- The overall crime rate in Cockeysville is 25 crimes per 1,000 residents, which is higher than 77 percent of Maryland's other towns and cities. This rate is close to the national average for communities of a similar size. Families concerned about the safety of their loved ones may wish to ask staff about security measures in the facility.
Paying for Memory Care in Cockeysville
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Cockeysville start around $4,102 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,974 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Cockeysville 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 Cockeysville
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Maryland 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 Maryland page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Cockeysville
Cockeysville 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 Cockeysville, please visit our Memory Care in Maryland page.
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Cockeysville
Cockeysville-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Maryland are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Maryland page for more information about these laws.