10 Memory Care Facilities in Plymouth County, MA

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Benchmark Senior Living at Plymouth C...

Provides: Memory Care
157 South Street, Plymouth, MA 02360
"Independence, personalized care and companionship. Assisted living and Alzheimer's care at Benchmark Senior Living at Plymouth Crossings in Plymouth, MA means helping seniors stay independent by..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Allerton House at Harbor Park

Provides: Memory Care
15 Condito Road, Hingham, MA 02043
"Allerton House at Harbor Park is a vital traditional assisted living community and Memory Care Neighborhood. Our Hingham Allerton House has a tradition of serving the community for more than 20..." More

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Bridges by EPOCH at Hingham

Provides: Memory Care
1 Sgt William B Terry Drive, Hingham, MA 02043
"We visited Bridges. They have very nice rooms. They were newer, sunlit, and had views out of the window. The staff was outstanding, approachable, and caring. The dining room was very nice, and they..." More

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Sunrise of Plymouth Beach

Provides: Memory Care
97 Warren Avenue, Plymouth, MA 02360
"My dad is getting settled in at the Sunrise of Plymouth Beach (Plymouth Senior Living). They have excursions, community get-togethers, and they celebrate holidays. It's the staff that really made..." More

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Connemara Senior Living

Provides: Memory Care
25 East Nilsson Street, Brockton, MA 02301
"At Connemara, we offer an exceptional residential experience for seniors. Our spacious apartments and full range of community amenities allow seniors to live life fully while taking advantage of..." More

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Wingate Residences at Silver Lake

Provides: Memory Care
21 Chipman Way, Kingston, MA 02364
"The Wingate Residences at Silver Lake offers Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care. With luxurious rental apartments (in a variety of floor plans with customized services), common..." More

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All American Assisted Living at Wareham

Provides: Memory Care
300 Rosebrook Way, Wareham, MA 02571
"At All American Assisted Living at Wareham, we work hard every day to create the best assisted living community possible for our residents and their families. We believe that every resident, and..." More

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Bridges by EPOCH at Pembroke

Provides: Memory Care
49 Cross Street, Pembroke, MA 02359
"Currently under construction, Bridges® by EPOCH at Pembroke will be a safe haven for area seniors living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. As in our sister communities, our..." More

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Laurelwood at The Pinehills

Provides: Memory Care
10 Golf Drive, Plymouth, MA 02360
"Laurelwood at The Pinehills is NOW OPEN! Laurelwood features Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care and is just off of Route 3 in the picturesque planned community of The Pinehills...." More

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Caring Star 2015

Stafford Hill

Provides: Memory Care
60 Stafford Street, Plymouth, MA 02360
"Welcome to the wonderful way of life at Stafford Hill in historic Plymouth, Massachusetts. Nestled into a quiet residential neighborhood, Stafford Hill is an assisted living community ideally..." More

Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Plymouth County

  • Review of Sunrise of Plymouth Beach

    My dad is getting settled in at the Sunrise of Plymouth Beach. They have excursions, community get-togethers, and they celebrate holidays. It's the staff that really made the difference for us. The... Read more

    Scott
  • Review of Bridges by EPOCH at Hingham

    We visited Bridges. They have very nice rooms. They were newer, sunlit, and had views out of the window. The staff was outstanding, approachable, and caring. The dining room was very nice, and they... Read more

    paul782154
  • Review of Bridges by EPOCH at Hingham

    Overrated!! Their sales pitch and beautiful grounds make you believe it's a top of the line facility for your loved one. Not even close! Short staffed, cafeteria grade food, high turnover, no accou... Read more

    CShea
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Plymouth County

Approximately 130,000 residents in Massachusetts have Alzheimer's out of the state's 6.8 million residents. The Alzheimer's Association projects this number to grow 15.4 percent by 2025 to 150,000. To accommodate this population of residents requiring memory care, there are thousands of memory care facilities.

In Plymouth County, there are just over a half million residents at 515,142 people, 17.6 percent of whom are 65 or over. There are 10 memory care facilities in Plymouth County to accommodate residents with Alzheimer's or dementia.

In Massachusetts, memory care facilities are officially recognized as Dementia Special Care Units (DSCUs). 

  • Weather in Plymouth County is comfortable for much of the year, especially in the spring, summer and fall. The average temperature in July is around 81 degrees. Seniors who find winters challenging should know that Plymouth County receives about 47 inches of snow each year.
  • Crime in Plymouth County is about on par with state and national averages. On a scale of one, which indicates low crime, to 100, which indicates high crime, Plymouth County is 30.3 for violent crime and 27.5 for property crime. State averages are 31.6 and 21.1, respectively. Families concerned about security may want to inquire about existing protective measures at memory care communities.
  • Plymouth County is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth, which has a Acute Care for the Elderly unit, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
  • Massachusetts is considered moderately tax-friendly for retirees. While the state does not tax income from Social Security or public pensions, it does tax other forms of retirement income, including IRAs, 401ks and private pensions at the state's income tax rate of 5.1 percent. 


Paying for Memory Care in Plymouth County

Average Monthly Costs

Counties in Massachusetts

$7,077.00 Barnstable County
$6,831.00 Newport County
$6,581.00 Plymouth County
$6,214.00 Norfolk County
$6,057.00 Suffolk County
$6,052.00 Bristol County
$5,741.00 Providence County
$4,800.00 US

Memory Care costs in Plymouth County start around $6,581 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,800 per month.

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

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

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 Plymouth County

Plymouth 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 an assisted living 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 Plymouth County, please visit our Assisted Living in Massachusetts page.

Memory Care Facilities in Plymouth County

Directory of Winners in the Plymouth County Area


Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Plymouth County

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

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