11 Memory Care Facilities near Swartz Creek, MI
Also serving communities of Flushing, Durand, Mount Morris, Owosso.
There are 11 Memory Care Facilities in the Swartz Creek area, with 2 in Swartz Creek and 9 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Swartz Creek is $3,800 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,790.
To help you with your search, browse the 24 reviews below for memory care facilities in Swartz Creek. On average, consumers rate memory care in Swartz Creek 5.0 out of 5 stars.
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2 Memory Care Facilities in Swartz Creek, MI
9 Memory Care Facilities near Swartz Creek, MI
What to Consider About Memory Care in Swartz Creek
Located on the outskirts of Flint, Michigan, Swartz Creek is home to a sizable senior population. More than 20 percent of the city's 5,500 residents are age 65 or older, and some require comprehensive medical care for Alzheimer's disease, Huntington's disease or dementia, which affect an estimated 240,000 seniors throughout the state.
Locally, 11 memory care facilities provide supervision and care for seniors with dementia. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is responsible for regulating these facilities, which are officially known as homes for the aged.
- Swartz Creek is a relatively affordable city. The overall cost of living is 7 percent lower than the national average, and healthcare costs are 17 percent lower. Those who are working with a tight budget may find that this city is a great choice for affordable memory care.
Winters in Swartz Creek are cold and snowy. The city gets an average of 40 inches of snow each year and has January low temperatures as cold as 15 degrees. It's important for families to ask administrators of prospective memory care facilities how they prevent seniors from wandering outdoors, particularly in cold weather.
Crime rates in Swartz Creek are below national and state averages. On a scale of one to 100 where one is the lowest rate and 100 is the highest, violent crime in Swartz Creek is a 10.9. By comparison, the U.S. average is 31.1. Families can rest assured that seniors residing in the city are in a relatively safe area.
- Swartz Creek has no facilities to choose from during a medical emergency or illness, and the nearest medical facility specializing in brain health and dementia care is located in Flint.
Paying for Memory Care in Swartz Creek
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Swartz Creek start around $3,800 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,852 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Swartz Creek 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 Swartz Creek
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 Swartz Creek
Swartz Creek 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 Swartz Creek, please visit our Memory Care in Michigan page.
Directory of Winners in the Swartz Creek Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Swartz Creek
Swartz Creek-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.
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Swartz Creek
Review of Courtyard Manor of Swartz Creek
My dad was in Courtyard Manor before he passed away. It was great, and it was the best thing for him. I couldnt ask for anything better with the lady that run the place, and the hospice nurse is j... Read more
Review of Courtyard Manor of Swartz Creek
My mom was a resident for 7 mos before she died. I could not ask for more compassionate, capable care. Including end of life. I am a RN with hospice background. I trusted them completely. I woul... Read more