The 5 Best Memory Care Facilities in West Babylon, NY for 2023

Directory of Memory Care Facilities in West Babylon, NY

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Caring Star 2017

Sunrise of West Babylon

Provides: Memory Care
580 Montauk Hwy, West Babylon, NY 11704
"Sunrise of West Babylon was very lovely. I have only nice things to say about it. The woman that helped us was wonderful, interviewed us, and took us on the tour. It's a very beautiful facility...." More

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The Bristal at West Babylon

Provides: Memory Care
520 Montauk Highway, West Babylon, NY 11751
" Since 2000, The Bristal has helped families understand and embrace the advantages of Senior Assisted Living. Our privately owned senior care communities, and all they offer, are the finest you..." More

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Atria Bay Shore

Provides: Memory Care
53 Ocean Avenue, Bay Shore, NY 11706
"My father was at Atria Bay Shore in September. They had a really wonderful staff. Everybody was very helpful and professional. I liked it better there. They have music and dance shows, and they..." More
$1,000 off monthly rent - up to three months. Dine well, attend events and receive 24-hour suppor... (more) Ends in 3 days

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Caring Star 2015

Sunrise of Dix Hills

Provides: Memory Care
337 Deer Park Road, Huntington Station, NY 11746
"Sunrise of Dix Hills was very nice. We only saw the admissions lady. She took a review of what my mom was like. Everybody seemed very interested and genuinely helpful. They made us feel..." More

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Sunrise of Plainview

Provides: Memory Care
1231 Old Country Road, Plainview, NY 11803
"Sunrise of Plainview was a beautiful place. It was just a lot more expensive, but my tour experience was great. All the people that worked there were nice, just by walking and saying hello. It..." More

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Caring Star 2016

The Bristal at Massapequa

Provides: Memory Care
400 County Line Road, Massapequa, NY 11758
"The Bristal in Massapequa has been absolutely amazing with the care they have shown my Mom. The level of patience and compassion as well as attention and treatment extended has really made a very..." More

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Brandywine Living at Huntington Terrace

Provides: Memory Care
70 Pinelawn Road, Melville, NY 11747
"The staff at Brandwyine are attentive and caring. They go out of their way to make it right. Any concerns were always addressed and handled in a positive manner. The facility is kept clean and..." More

The Bristal at Bethpage

Provides: Memory Care
1075 Stewart Avenue, Bethpage, NY 11714
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    What to Consider About Memory Care in West Babylon

    The population of West Babylon, New York, is approximately 43,213, with 16 percent of residents in the 65+ age group. In New York state, there are an estimated 400,000 people age 65 and older who have Alzheimer’s disease. To accommodate those with Alzheimer's or another type of dementia in West Babylon, there are two memory care facilities in the city and five in surrounding cities, such as Bay Shore and Huntington Station.

    Assisted living residences (ALRs) in West Babylon and the rest of New York are licensed by the Department of Health. Those providing memory care are upheld to strict requirements regarding staffing, training and facility safety. There must be registered nurses, licensed practical nurses and home health aides on-site at memory care facilities, in addition to the required ALR staff. 

    • West Babylon is a tax-friendly city for seniors because Social Security benefits aren’t taxed in New York state. Other types of retirement income are deductible up to $20,000.
    • The property crime rate in West Babylon is 31.7, lower than the U.S. average of 38.1. Although the violent crime rate of 33.8 is a bit higher than the national average of 31.1, residents of memory care are kept safe by strict security requirements and 24/7 on-site staff.
    • West Babylon has an air quality ranking of 64 out of 100, while the U.S. ranks at 58. This makes the city a favorable place to reside for seniors who may have compromised respiratory systems or who are sensitive to pollution.
    • West Babylon 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 Mineola.


    Paying for Memory Care in West Babylon

    Average Monthly Costs

    Cities in New York

    $11,711.00 West Babylon
    $11,070.00 Plainview
    $10,584.00 Huntington Station
    $7,947.00 East Northport
    $7,462.00 Smithtown
    $5,525.00 US
    $5,353.00 East Meadow
    $3,500.00 Westbury

    Memory Care costs in West Babylon start around $11,711 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 West Babylon 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 West Babylon

    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 West Babylon

    West Babylon 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 West Babylon, please visit our Memory Care in New York page.

    Directory of Winners in the West Babylon Area


    Memory Care Laws and Regulations in West Babylon

    West Babylon-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 West Babylon

    • Review of Sunrise of West Babylon

      Sunrise of West Babylon was very lovely. I have only nice things to say about it. The woman that helped us was wonderful, interviewed us, and took us on the tour. It's a very beautiful facility. Ev... Read more

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