42 Memory Care Facilities in Macomb County, MI
The average cost of memory care in Macomb County is $4,701 per month. This is lower than the national median of $5,120. Cheaper nearby regions include Lapeer County with an average starting cost of $4,681.
To help you with your search, browse the 80 reviews below for memory care facilities in Macomb County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Macomb County 4.3 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Saint Clair County with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 18 families in Macomb County find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Macomb County, call (855) 863-8283.
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Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Macomb County, MI
What to Consider About Memory Care in Macomb County
Macomb County has a population of about 870,000 and more than 15 percent of its residents are seniors aged 65 or older. The area has a considerable need for memory care facilities that provide care to seniors with dementia disorders such as Huntington's Disease and Alzheimer's Disease, the latter of which is estimated to affect 180,000 residents across Michigan.
The Macomb County area is home to 17 memory care facilities that provide residential care to seniors with dementia. These facilities, along with assisted living facilities, are officially referred to as Homes for the Aged and are regulated by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.
- According to the American Lung Association, the air quality in Macomb County is moderate. Although the county has been assigned a passing grade for it's particle pollution levels, ozone pollution levels are high. Breathing poor-quality air can lead to adverse health effects, particularly for seniors with cardiovascular or respiratory conditions.
- The Macomb County area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those that specialize in brain health and dementia care such as Henry Ford Macomb Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Michigan is a tax-friendly state when it comes to retirement income. Social security checks aren't taxed at all and all other forms of retirement income, including pension and savings, are eligible for considerable tax deductions. Families that are relying on senior income to pay for memory care can use these savings towards the cost of care.
- Crime rates in the Macomb County area are quite low, particularly violent crime rates. The average Macomb resident has only a one in 1,286 chance of becoming the victim of a violent crime while residents of the average Michigan city have a one in 222 chance. Even so, it's always a good idea to make sure that memory care facilities have security systems in place to keep residents safe.
Paying for Memory Care in Macomb County
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Memory Care costs in Macomb County start around $4,354 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,053 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Macomb 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 Macomb County
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Michigan 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 Michigan page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Macomb County
Macomb 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 Macomb County, please visit our Memory Care in Michigan page.
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Macomb County
Macomb County-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Michigan are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Michigan page for more information about these laws.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Macomb County
Review of Brookdale Utica (Memory Care)
My Father has been in this facility since March. We had no idea what to expect. The staff is very friendly and helpful. They are always willing to help and on top of everything. Claudia is a wonder... Read more
Review of Sterling Heights Comfort Care
My mom will be moving into Sterling Heights Comfort Care. It's close to my house. The facility was new and looked very clean. It wasn't very busy. The administrator was very nice. I would like to h... Read more
Review of Alaya Care LLC
Alaya Care LLC was very nice. It looked a little bit used, but it was still very nice, and I liked the woman in charge very much, Reinka. She was wonderful. The memory care unit was good. It seemed... Read more