8 Memory Care Facilities near Pittsford, NY

3 Memory Care Facilities in Pittsford, NY

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Brookdale Pittsford

Provides: Memory Care
159 Sully's Trail, Pittsford, NY 14534
"My mother-in-law is in Brookdale Pittsford. We've been very impressed with it, and she seems to be thriving there. They have a lot of activities, and she's made friends. There's a lady there that's..." More
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Heather Heights

Provides: Memory Care
160 West Jefferson Road, Pittsford, NY 14534
"Heather Heights is a supportive living community for seniors. We offer assisted living, memory care, enhanced care and respite in a beautiful residence situated on 14 acres. You have the choice of..." More


Provides: Memory Care
One Sinclair Drive, Pittsford, NY 14534

5 Memory Care Facilities near Pittsford, NY

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Caring Star 2015

Castle Pointe at Baywinde

Provides: Memory Care
100 & 200 Kidd Castle Way, Webster, NY 14580
"Baywinde Senior Living's general appearance is very nice. My dad's room is very nice and it was just remodeled, so it's in very good condition. So far, he seems to be very happy with how he's..." More

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Caring Star 2016

The Landing of Brighton

Provides: Memory Care
1350 Westfall Road, Rochester, NY 14618
"The Landing of Brighton was very nice. We looked at the memory care units specifically. We were very impressed with the staff, with the programs, and with the individual who showed us around...." More

Day Break

Provides: Memory Care
150 Highland Avenue, Rochester, NY 14620
"Mom is in the assisted living part of St. John's Meadows and it is fabulous. We choose it because we have a history with St. John. They have a nursing home and my father-in-law is in their nursing..." More

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The Homestead Rochester

Provides: Memory Care
256 Thurston Road, Rochester, NY 14619
"My Mother has been living at RPH for about 5 years now. She lives on the 4th floor, the people with the greatest needs live on this floor. She has advanced Alzheimer's, which means she no longer..." More

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Rochester Presbyterian Home - Creekstone

Provides: Memory Care
20 Crossing Creek Drive, Fairport, NY 14450
"My mother is in Creekstone, which is run by the Rochester Presbyterian Home. This particular house not only has memory care, but also enhanced assisted living. She uses a wheelchair because she..." More

    What to Consider About Memory Care in Pittsford

    Pittsford, New York, is a town in Monroe County with approximately 29,421 residents. An estimated 19.2 percent are 65 and over, and some are part of the 400,000 New York residents in that age group with Alzheimer’s disease. There are three memory care facilities in Pittsford to accommodate this portion of the population, with five facilities located in nearby areas, such as Rochester and Webster.

    In Pittsford and the rest of New York, the Department of Health is responsible for licensing adult care homes, which are categorized according to level of care. Assisted living residences (ALRs) that provide dementia care are called special needs assisted living. These ALRs must meet strict requirements related to staffing, facility security and other aspects of resident care.

    • The cost of living in Pittsford is 113.8. Although this is higher than the U.S. average of 100, it’s lower than the average living cost for New York state, which comes in at 129. Expenses such as memory care facility costs, health care and transportation may be more affordable in Pittsford than in other New York cities.
    • Pittsford has a violent crime rate of 24.9 while the U.S. average is higher at 31.1. Property crime is lower in Pittsford as well, ranking 23.1 as compared to the national average of 38.1. Memory care facilities in Pittsford and the rest of the state must meet stringent safety requirements, so residents and their loved ones can feel secure.
    • The air quality ranking in Pittsford is 74 out of a possible 100, and the U.S. average ranking is only 58. This makes Pittsford a good place to live for seniors who are sensitive to air pollution or who may have respiratory issues.
    • Pittsford has few facilities from which to choose in the event of a medical emergency or illness, with the nearest major hospital specializing in brain health and dementia care located in Rochester.

    Paying for Memory Care in Pittsford

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New York

    $6,795.00 Pittsford
    $6,495.00 Webster
    $6,340.00 Cheektowaga
    $6,095.00 Syracuse
    $5,807.00 Williamsville
    $4,939.00 US
    $4,830.00 Ithaca
    $4,399.00 Rochester

    Memory Care costs in Pittsford start around $6,795 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,939 per month.

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

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

    Free Memory Care Resources in Pittsford

    Pittsford 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 Pittsford, please visit our Memory Care in New York page.

    Directory of Winners in the Pittsford Area

    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Pittsford

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

    Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Pittsford

    • Review of Brookdale Pittsford

      My dad's short time as a residence of memory care was filled with inadequacy. He was never properly dressed. His hygiene was not properly attended to. His room was dirty, laundry lost and there ... Read more

      lack of care
    • Review of Brookdale Pittsford

      My mother-in-law is in Brookdale Pittsford. We've been very impressed with it, and she seems to be thriving there. They have a lot of activities, and she's made friends. There's a lady there that's... Read more

    • Review of Brookdale Pittsford

      Mom lived there for 4 + years. In the first 2.5 years, nice value. Generally good staff. Some of the aides are well trained and truly seem to care, but there has been an enormous turnover in staff ... Read more

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