The 10 Best Memory Care Facilities in Woodbury, NJ for 2023
Also serving communities of Deptford.
There are 18 Memory Care Facilities in the Woodbury area, with 2 in Woodbury and 16 nearby.
To help you with your search, browse the 36 reviews below for memory care facilities in Woodbury. Better rated regions include Sewell with an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars.
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Directory of Memory Care Facilities in Woodbury, NJ
What to Consider About Memory Care in Woodbury
The city of Woodbury, which is home to 10,000 people and has a senior community that makes up almost 14 percent of the population, is located in New Jersey, where 180,000 seniors are currently living with Alzheimer's disease. The region is served by the Alzheimer's Association's Delaware Valley Chapter, which provides a variety of resources for local seniors with dementia and their families.
The Woodbury region has two memory care facilities, and there are over a dozen more in nearby cities, including Cherry Hill, Voorhees and Mullica Hills. While some memory care facilities in the Woodbury area are independent facilities that only serve those with Alzheimer's and dementia, most are housed within assisted living facilities that offer memory care programs.
- The Woodbury area is home to world-class medical facilities, including Inspira Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- While Gloucester County receives an A for short-term particle pollution and a passing grade for annual particle pollution from the American Lung Association, its ozone pollution levels are very high, which may be a concern for seniors who have respiratory illnesses or cardiovascular diseases. Families who are researching memory care in Woodbury may wish to speak to their loved one's primary physician to determine how the city's air quality may affect their health.
- Social Security benefits are not taxed in New Jersey, and seniors over the age of 62 can claim a large deduction on other types of retirement income. This may allow for more money for memory care expenses in Woodbury.
- Woodbury is an affordable place to live, with overall living expenses coming in slightly below the U.S. average and 35 percent below the state average. Healthcare expenses are also relatively low in this city at about 10 percent below the national average. This may make it easier to manage costs associated with chronic conditions like dementia.
Paying for Memory Care in Woodbury
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in New Jersey
Memory Care costs in Woodbury start around $0 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,525 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Woodbury 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 Woodbury
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 Woodbury
Woodbury 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 Woodbury, please visit our Memory Care in New Jersey page.
Directory of Winners in the Woodbury Area
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Woodbury
Woodbury-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.