8 Memory Care Facilities near Canton, OH
Also serving communities of North Canton.
There are 8 Memory Care Facilities in the Canton area, with 6 in Canton and 2 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Canton is $4,608 per month. This is lower than the national median of $4,800. Cheaper nearby regions include Wooster with an average starting cost of $4,295.
To help you with your search, browse the 10 reviews below for memory care facilities in Canton. On average, consumers rate memory care in Canton 4.2 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Akron with an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 14 families in Canton find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Canton, call (855) 863-8283.
6 Memory Care Facilities in Canton, OH
2 Memory Care Facilities near Canton, OH
What to Consider About Memory Care in Canton
Approximately 220,000 Ohio residents currently have Alzhiemer's disease, and around 60,000 of those people live in the East Ohio area where the city of Canton is located. To help provide needed services, seniors and their loved ones can find eight memory care facilities in the Canton area to choose from. In Ohio, these facilities are also referred to as residential care facilities (RCFs), and they are regulated by the Ohio Department of Health (ODH).
- Canton is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as Mercy Medical Center and Aultman Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- Chilly average temps and a decent amount of seasonal rain and snow can make living in Northeast Ohio a challenge for seniors who deal with arthritis or other health issues that flare up in cold weather. Summer temperatures average in the mid-70s, and the winter months are almost always below freezing, sometimes with sub-zero readings. The area also gets an average of 39 inches of rain yearly, which can be a challenge for seniors who fare better with a higher percentage of sunny days.
- Canton is known for being a city with higher-than-average crime rates, which can be a concern for seniors who need memory care and their visiting families. Property and violent crime rates are more than 200 percent and 244 percent higher, respectively, than the national average.
- The low cost of living in Canton, coming in at 21 percent lower than the U.S. average, is one of its biggest positives for seniors who need memory care. However, both groceries and transportation costs can run a bit higher in this area, which may impact seniors' budgets.
Paying for Memory Care in Canton
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Ohio
Memory Care costs in Canton start around $4,885 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,909 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Canton 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 Canton
Learn more about these programs, plus who’s eligible, on our Memory Care in Ohio 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 Ohio page.
Free Memory Care Resources in Canton
Canton 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 Canton, please visit our Memory Care in Ohio page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Canton
Canton-area memory care communities must adhere to the comprehensive set of state laws and regulations that all memory care communities in Ohio are required to follow. Visit our Memory Care in Ohio page for more information about these laws.
Other Options in Canton, OH
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Canton
Review of Canton Regency
My mom is now living in Canton Regency. She is really happy. She feels safe, and she is comfortable. She has a beautiful apartment. They seem really nice. The dining area is a room with chairs and ... Read more
Review of Canton Regency
The memory unit is not skilled in their level of care. There is not enough staff to support the needs of the residents. The price continues to increase to support building renovations, but the le... Read more
Review of Allay Senior Care of Meyers Lake
I liked the layout of Allay Senior Care. It looked more homey than other places, and less hospital-looking. I saw the residents playing cards, but I didn't see any structured activity at that time.... Read more