10 Memory Care Facilities in Hillsborough County, NH

Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Hillsborough County, NH

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Caring Star 2014

Bedford Falls

Provides: Memory Care
5 Corporate Drive , Bedford, NH 03110
"My father was in Bedford Falls for six weeks. I will give them 10 for everything. They were perfect. They're incredible. It seemed like a Marriott courtyard extended living. It was gorgeous. The..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Benchmark Senior Living at Nashua Cro...

Provides: Memory Care
674 West Hollis, Nashua, NH 03062
"Independence, personalized care and companionship. Assisted living at Benchmark Senior Living at Nashua Crossings in Nashua, NH means helping seniors stay independent by providing 24-hour personal..." More

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The Arbors of Bedford

Provides: Memory Care
70 Hawthorne Drive, Bedford, NH 03110
"We toured The Arbors of Bedford yesterday. The whole thing is memory care and the place was beautiful. The inside and outside were very nice. I felt that it was a great place. The director was very..." More

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The Courville at Bedford - Carlyle

Provides: Memory Care
40 Route 101, Bedford, NH 03110
"Carlyle Place was very well cared for. I saw their library, their cafeteria where they have lunch, and some of the rooms. The only thing I didn't like was you have to share a room and a bathroom...." More

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Bridges by EPOCH at Nashua

Provides: Memory Care
575 Amherst Street, Nashua, NH 03063
"My father-in-law is in Bridges by EPOCH at Nashua and it's fantastic. It's amazing and they're on the ball. They know how to talk to people with dementia. They have kind of a COVID lockdown right..." More

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Bowman Place at Olde Bedford

Provides: Memory Care
24 Old Bedford Road, Bedford, NH 03110
"Bowman Place at Olde Bedford is situated on 16 beautifully landscaped acres. This new full-service, non-profit senior living community will offer spacious, graciously designed assisted living and..." More

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The Courville at Nashua - Aynsley

Provides: Memory Care
80 Lake Street, Nashua, NH 03060
"I went to Aynsley Place. They showed me a one-bedroom, their cafeteria, and their community room. They had a piano in the lobby and somebody comes and plays and entertains the people. It's a very..." More

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Concordia Village of Tampa

Provides: Memory Care
4100 East Fletcher Ave., Tampa, FL 33613
"St. Joseph's John Knox Village is an accredited Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Tampa, Florida. It offers comfortable independent retirement living with financial security. In our..." More

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Caring Star 2016

Ledgewood Bay at Milford

Provides: Memory Care
43 Ledgewood Drive, Milford, NH 03055
"Ledgewood Bay offers independent and assisted living as well as memory care and is ideally located just minutes from major shopping, entertainment and medical centers with easy access to Route 3...." More

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Scott-Farrar at Petersborough

Provides: Memory Care
11 Elm Street, Peterborough, NH 03458
"Scott-Farrar at Peterborough offers all of the distinctive features and benefits of an upscale senior residential village. It has been designed with features that offer seniors an independent,..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Hillsborough County

    New Hampshire has just over 1.3 million residents, and of these, approximately 24,000 people have Alzheimer's disease. Hillsborough County is the most populous county in the state, and includes the major cities of Manchester and Nashua. Its population of 415,247 people includes 63,532 people age 65 or over, which is 15.3 percent. To support residents who may have Alzheimer's or dementia, there are 8 memory care facilities in Hillsborough County. Three are located in Nashua, three in Bedford, one in Peterborough and one in Milford.

    In Hillsborough County as in the rest of New Hampshire, special provisions exist for Assisted Living Residences (ALRs) that provide specialized memory care for their residents. For instance, ALRs with fewer than 16 residents must install a wandering prevention system if awake staff are not available overnight. 

    • Hillsborough County has a relatively comfortable climate much of the year, with summer and fall being the most pleasant. The average high in July is 81 degrees, and there are 199 sunny days a year. However, winters can be challenging in this area of New England, so seniors who find snow and cold temperatures difficult may want to keep this in mind. An average of 64 inches of snow falls each year in Hillsborough County.
    • Hillsborough County has an affordable cost of living, as it's about average for New Hampshire overall and slightly above the national average. On a cost of living index where the national average is 100, Hillsborough County is 119 and the NH average is 114.4.
    • New Hampshire is one of the few states without income or sales tax, so this is certainly beneficial for seniors. Social Security income is not taxed, nor are withdrawals from retirement income accounts. Private and public pension income are also not taxed. 
    • Hillsborough County is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the Neurology Department at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness. 

    Note: Data reported on this page was updated in 2019 and based on the latest 2018 figures. 


    Paying for Memory Care in Hillsborough County

    Average Monthly Costs

    Counties in New Hampshire

    $7,486.00 Essex County
    $7,320.00 Cheshire County
    $7,108.00 Rockingham County
    $6,994.00 Middlesex County
    $6,825.00 Hillsborough County
    $6,426.00 Merrimack County
    $6,196.00 Worcester County
    $5,293.00 US

    Memory Care costs in Hillsborough County start around $6,825 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,293 per month.

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

    Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire page.


    Free Memory Care Resources in Hillsborough County

    Hillsborough 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 Hillsborough County, please visit our Memory Care in New Hampshire page.

    Directory of Winners in the Hillsborough County Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Hillsborough County

    Hillsborough County-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in New Hampshire are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in New Hampshire page for more information about these laws.

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Hillsborough County

    • Review of The Arbors of Bedford

      We toured The Arbors of Bedford yesterday. The whole thing is memory care and the place was beautiful. The inside and outside were very nice. I felt that it was a great place. The director was very... Read more

      Diane
    • Review of Bridges by EPOCH at Nashua

      I found Bridges by EPOCH at Nashua for my dad. It's designed specifically for dementia patients. So the whole visual look of the place, they make it kind of like an octopus. So you have your center... Read more

      Candace
    • Review of Bridges by EPOCH at Nashua

      My father-in-law is in Bridges by EPOCH at Nashua and it's fantastic. It's amazing and they're on the ball. They know how to talk to people with dementia. They have kind of a COVID lockdown right n... Read more

      Karen
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