46 Memory Care Facilities in Cuyahoga County, OH
The average cost of memory care in Cuyahoga County is $5,276 per month. This is higher than the national median of $5,120. Cheaper nearby regions include Portage County with an average starting cost of $5,044.
To help you with your search, browse the 79 reviews below for memory care facilities in Cuyahoga County. On average, consumers rate memory care in Cuyahoga County 4.2 out of 5 stars. Better rated regions include Geauga County with an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars.
Caring.com has helped 21 families in Cuyahoga County find high-quality senior care. To speak with one of our Family Advisors about memory care options and costs in Cuyahoga County, call (855) 863-8283.
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What to Consider About Memory Care in Cuyahoga County
Cuyahoga County is home to almost 220,000 people aged 65 and over, and it's likely that some of those people might be among the estimated 200,000 people in Ohio that are currently living with Alzheimer's disease. Seniors living in Cuyahoga County have access to 30 memory care facilities that specialize in care for people with cognitive impairments. These facilities are referred to as Residential Care Facilities in Ohio and are required to provide a safe environment for their residing seniors.
- Cuyahoga County is home to world-class medical facilities, including those specializing in brain health and dementia care such as MetroHealth Medical Center, in the event of medical emergencies or illness.
- The air quality in Cuyahoga County could present a problem for seniors with respiratory problems. The American Lung Association awarded a rating of "F" in its ozone category, and a "fail" in the annual particle pollution category. While it's typical for highly populated and industrialized areas to receive low ratings, these ratings are notably poor.
- Cuyahoga County can be an affordable place to live for seniors on a budget. An overall cost of living that's more than ten percent lower than the national average, and healthcare bills almost 20 percent lower, means more money could be allocated to paying for a memory care facility.
- An average of 70 inches of snow a year in Cuyahoga County is almost three times the national average of 26 inches annually. Because of this, winters are often extremely cold. It could be a good idea to inquire about the steps that facilities take to ensure residents don't manage to get outside in such a chilly climate.
Paying for Memory Care in Cuyahoga County
Average Monthly Costs
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Memory Care costs in Cuyahoga County start around $4,971 per month on average, while the nationwide average cost of memory care is $5,053 per month.
It’s important to note that memory care rates in Cuyahoga County 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 Cuyahoga County
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 Cuyahoga County
Cuyahoga County 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 Cuyahoga County, please visit our Memory Care in Ohio page.
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Memory Care Laws and Regulations in Cuyahoga County
Cuyahoga County-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.
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Recent Reviews of Memory Care in Cuyahoga County
Review of Cardinal Court Assisted Living and Memory Care
The Cardinal Court Assisted Living and Memory Care was pretty and very homey inside. I toured the memory care part of it. However, there was nobody at the desk when I got there. I had to ring the d... Read more
Review of Windsor Heights
I toured Windsor Heights and I thought it was very good and clean. I think it's seven years old, but the carpet is fresh and it's well-decorated. The administrator that I spoke to was very kind, ve... Read more
Review of Windsor Heights
I liked Windsor Heights. They just weren't more on point as far as cost and certain questions I asked them. The staff members were very professional and well dressed. I like that they had more staf... Read more