27 Memory Care Facilities near Cincinnati, OH
There are 27 Memory Care Facilities in the Cincinnati area, with 22 in Cincinnati and 5 nearby.
The average cost of memory care in Cincinnati is $5,360 per month. This is higher than the national median of $4,875. Cheaper nearby regions include Florence with an average starting cost of $4,741.
To help you with your search, browse the 26 reviews below for memory care facilities in Cincinnati. On average, consumers rate memory care in Cincinnati 3.9 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Florence with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 8 families in Cincinnati find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Cincinnati, call (855) 863-8283.
Top 10 Memory Care Facilities in Cincinnati, OH
What to Consider About Memory Care in Cincinnati
The large and historically rich city of Cincinnati is situated in Ohio, a state where more than 220,000 individuals are living with Alzheimer's disease. Seniors account for nearly 12 percent of the city's 300,000-person population, and there are 14 memory care facilities to support local seniors who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia. Families looking for more options will find an additional 10 facilities just outside the city limits.
In Cincinnati and throughout Ohio, memory care facilities may occupy their own dedicated building, or they may be housed in assisted living facilities, which are also called residential care facilities. These facilities are licensed and managed by the Ohio Department of Health.
- While the cost of living in Cincinnati is slightly higher than the state average, it is about 10 percent lower than the nationwide average. Healthcare costs here are about 14 percent below the national average, which may provide cost savings for seniors treating chronic conditions like dementia.
- Summers in Cincinnati are hot, with July highs in the upper-80s, which may be a consideration for seniors who are sensitive to heat. Winters are chilly, with lows in the mid-20s. The area receives nearly half as much snow as the average U.S. city, which may appeal to families who will be visiting their loved ones in memory care facilities here.
- Seniors in Cincinnati do not pay state income tax on their Social Security income. While all other forms of retirement income are taxed as regular income, there are credits available to offset the expense.
- The Cincinnati area is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as the University of Cincinnati Medical Center, The Christ Hospital and Mercy Health West Hospital, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
Paying for Memory Care in Cincinnati
Average Monthly Costs
Cities in Ohio
Memory Care costs in Cincinnati start around $5,689 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $4,974 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Cincinnati 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 Cincinnati
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 Cincinnati
Cincinnati 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 Cincinnati, please visit our Memory Care in Ohio page.
Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Cincinnati
Cincinnati-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 Cincinnati, OH
Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Cincinnati
Review of Traditions at Camargo
I would highly recommend staying away from this place. The Memory Care Unit is horrible and they are unable to deliver what they creatively use as selling points. When our parent was there each fam... Read more
Review of The Kenwood by Senior Star
We visited The Kenwood in person. We were very happy with it. We chose it more for convenience and familiarity. We lived very close to it and we knew a lot of people that go there for one reason or... Read more
Review of Cottingham Retirement Community
Room was okay bathroom was very small for using a wheelchair or walker. The memory care unit was cut off from rest of facility Were not included in facility activities. Two of care givers we... Read more