7 Memory Care Facilities near Trenton, NJ

Top 5 Memory Care Facilities in Trenton, NJ

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CareOne Assisted Living at Hamilton

Provides: Memory Care
1660 Whitehorse Hamilton Square Rd, Trenton, NJ...
"CareOne Assisted Living at Hamilton was very nice and very clean. It looks like it's taken off very well. Surprisingly, the rooms that I saw were very spacious, and looked very comfortable for..." More

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Caring Star 2015

Sunrise of Lower Makefield

Provides: Memory Care
631 Stony Hill Rd, Yardley, PA 19067
"We have chosen Sunrise of Lower Makefield for my mother. It's amazing. It's fantastic. My mother's apartment is perfect and it's comfortable. It's hard right now because of Covid, but I'm sure they..." More
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Brookdale Hamilton

Provides: Memory Care
1645 Whitehorse-Mercerville Road, Hamilton, NJ ...
"My dad has been at Brookdale Hamilton for 3 weeks now. Everything is great there and we're so impressed, so far, with the way they're taking care of my dad. What impressed us the most is how nice..." More

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Heartis of Yardley

Provides: Memory Care
255 Oxford Valley Road, Yardley, PA 19067
"Heartis of Yardley seemed very nice. It was due to open the next week. It was not yet open when we did the tour. The rooms were beautiful. It was easy to get around in. The memory care was very..." More

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Caring Star 2014

Rittenhouse Village at Floral Vale

Provides: Memory Care
600 Township Line Road, Yardley, PA 19067
"I feel that my wife , having been at Rittenhouse Village for nearly two years now , is being well cared for. Improvements in care , diet , and overall environment give me peace of mind when I am..." More

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St. Mary's Assisted Living

Provides: Memory Care
One Bishops’ Drive, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
"Morris Hall Meadows at Lawrenceville offers a refreshing, contemporary approach to nursing home living, based on THE GREEN HOUSE® model developed by Dr. Bill Thomas. Our approach embraces three..." More

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Arden Courts of Yardley

Provides: Memory Care
493 Stony Hill Rd, Yardley, PA 19067
"The staff is very responsive, from administrators to nurses, activities' staff and caregivers. Most staff have been there for years, there is not much turnover. Rooms are of different sizes and..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Trenton

    Trenton is the capital city of New Jersey, a state where it's estimated that 180,000 people are living with Alzheimer's disease. Alzheimer's disease is the leading cause of dementia and is most often diagnosed in older adults over the age of 65. In Trenton, those who are 65 and over comprise a little more than 9 percent of the 85,000-person population.

    There is one memory care facility in Trenton and four facilities in the nearby cities of Princeton, Pennington and Lawrenceville. These facilities are located within assisted living facilities that have established programs for those with dementia.

    • While Social Security benefits are not taxed in New Jersey, other types of retirement income are subject to state income tax. Seniors over the age of 62 are eligible for a sizable deduction, however, which may allow more money in the memory care budget.
    • The American Lung Association gave Mercer County an F for ozone pollution and an A for short-term particle pollution. Because seniors with respiratory illnesses or cardiovascular disease may experience worsening conditions due to ozone pollution, families may want to speak to their loved one's doctor to determine how Trenton's air quality could affect them. 
    • Overall living expenses in Trenton are about 15 percent lower than the U.S. median, and healthcare expenses are about 5 percent less here than they are in the nation as a whole. This may appeal to families and seniors with restrictive memory care budgets.
    • Summers in Trenton are hot and humid with highs in the mid-80s, and winters are cold with lows in the mid-20s. The area receives 21 inches of snow annually, which is several inches less than the national median of 26 inches, which may appeal to families who drive locally to visit their loved ones in memory care in Trenton. 


    Paying for Memory Care in Trenton

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New Jersey

    $7,447.00 Warrington
    $7,380.00 Yardley
    $7,350.00 Moorestown
    $6,700.00 Trenton
    $6,650.00 Princeton
    $6,365.00 Monroe Township
    $5,498.00 Newtown
    $5,294.00 US

    Memory Care costs in Trenton start around $6,700 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,294 per month.

    It’s important to note that memory care rates in Trenton 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 Trenton

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


    Free Memory Care Resources in Trenton

    Trenton 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 Trenton, please visit our Memory Care in New Jersey page.

    Directory of Winners in the Trenton Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Trenton

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

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Trenton

    • Review of CareOne Assisted Living at Hamilton

      CareOne Assisted Living at Hamilton was very nice and very clean. It looks like it's taken off very well. Surprisingly, the rooms that I saw were very spacious, and looked very comfortable for some... Read more

      Ronald
    • Review of Homestead at Hamilton

      I went to Homestead at Hamilton. It had a memory section, but it was small. It was a very nice place, although it was built more to accommodate people that just wanted assisted living. It had a lot... Read more

      R.J.
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