28 Memory Care Facilities near Danvers, MA
Also serving communities of Lynnfield, Ipswich.
There are 28 Memory Care Facilities in the Danvers area, with 4 in Danvers and 24 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Danvers is $6,560 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,900. Cheaper nearby regions include Peabody with an average starting cost of $5,814.
To help you with your search, browse the 36 reviews below for memory care facilities in Danvers. On average, consumers rate memory care in Danvers 4.2 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Reading with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Danvers, MA
What to Consider About Memory Care in Danvers
Danvers, formerly known as Salem, is a historic town in Essex County, Massachusetts. It's home to more than 25,000 residents and more than 20 percent of its population are seniors aged 65 and older, many of whom are living with dementia. For those who've received a dementia-related diagnosis such as Alzheimer's Disease or Huntington's Disease, which affect an estimated 130,000 seniors in the state, there are 23 memory care facilities in the area from which to choose. Throughout Massachusetts, facilities that provide memory care to seniors are officially classified as assisted living residences and are closely regulated by the Executive Office of Elder Affairs.
- The air quality in Danvers and throughout Essex County is excellent and has been given a passing grade by the American Lung Association thanks to extremely low levels of particle pollution. Seniors can reside in the area with little concern for how the air quality may affect their health.
- Although the overall cost of living in Danvers is more than 40 percent higher than the U.S. average, the cost of healthcare is 17 percent below average. Families of seniors who need frequent medical care or regular prescription medication may find that they're able to save on some costs by choosing memory care in the Danvers area.
- The Danvers area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as Lahey Outpatient Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Violent crime rates in Danvers are far below the state average. Only 1.74 violent crimes per 1,000 residents occur each year in Danvers while the average city in Massachusetts has 3.58 violent crimes per 1,000 residents annually. Even so, it's best to discuss security when touring memory care facilities to ensure that residents are protected from crime.
Paying for Memory Care in Danvers
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Danvers start around $6,964 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,048 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Danvers 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 Danvers
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Danvers
Danvers 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 Danvers, please visit our Memory Care in Massachusetts page.
Directory of Winners in the Danvers Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Danvers
Danvers-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Massachusetts are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Massachusetts page for more information about these laws.
Other Options in Danvers, MA
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Danvers
Review of The Atrium at Veronica Drive
My LO entered the Atrium in 2018 with a diagnosis of FTD (Frontotemporal Degeneration), a form of Dementia that affects a younger population and affects their behavior, understanding, executive th... Read more
Review of Benchmark Senior Living at Putnam Farm
I am very concerned about the residents' safety at Putnam Farm. Putnam Farm has gone from an excellent facility to one that is mediocre at best. My Dad lived in the Harbor memory care section of ... Read more
Review of Seasons of Danvers
My mom is now at Seasons of Danvers. So far, they've been amazing. There's a courtyard that has flowers and so forth. They have movies, games, and painting. They have a carnival, and they have Hall... Read more